CUSTOMIZED LIVE VIRTUAL PRESENTATIONS (50 – 90 MIN)
Modified from Dr. Silver’s key note presentations, these courses are excellent for remote teams. You’re team will not only walk away with real-world applications for how to improve their daily work, but they’ll also be uplifted by Debbie’s wit and wisdom.
Deliberate Optimism: Building a Positive Professional Culture
In this informative, humorous presentation, Dr. Debbie Silver addresses the foundations of teamwork along with proven techniques for building cooperation within a group and repairing damaged relationships. It is a must for audiences in organizations that are trying to achieve ambitious goals in the future. There is no such thing as success in an organization without teamwork, and this session is centered on steps leaders can take to foster the right kind of environment within any group or company. Whether you’re looking to build team spirit or restore camaraderie, this workshop can show you the way.
Fall Down 7 Times, Get Up 8: Encouraging Employee Resiliency
Encouraging and rewarding employees is sometimes a challenging feat, especially for new managers or those who don’t feel they have the trust and respect of their teams. Drawing on extensive research in behavioral science, Dr. Debbie Silver uses relevant studies and a bit of humor to teach important leadership principles for promoting intrinsic motivation in workers while inspiring them to higher achievements. Although management styles differ to some extent, the true principles of leadership and motivation haven’t changed for hundreds of years. In this session, attendees will learn how to get top performance from their teams, year after year.
Practicing “Safe Stress”- Finding Passion and Beating Burn-out
Do you and your team feel tired, over-burdened, and just about to snap? You need Dr. Debbie Silver to the rescue. With her trademark humor, Debbie presents simple but effective techniques on how to deal with burn-out and approach each workday with more energy and enthusiasm. With hilarious examples and heartfelt stories, she relates to audience members and provides insights that are well researched and grounded in practicality. You will learn and laugh, then you and your team will leave with a myriad of ideas for approaching both work and personal situations in a more relaxed, productive way.
Time Management for Leaders & Professionals
This session tackles the serious business of time-management skills in a fun way with lots of laughs. Executives and employees are under constant pressure to fit more into their schedules (both professionally and personally). Finding ways to prioritize your day, maintain your energy, and manage a variety of projects has become a core competency. Based on proven methods, common sense ideas, and just a touch of humor, this presentation is loaded with ideas for managing time. It’s never too late to learn productivity, and this workshop is the perfect start.
Uncommon Threads: Merging Complex People in the Workplace
For the first time in American history we have three and even four different generations working side-by-side in the workplace. Add to that differences in learning styles, extrovert/ introvert dissimilarities, and personality variations. These combinations can make it difficult to build cohesive teams, target motivation, and achieve common goals. In this presentation, Dr. Debbie Silver discusses how an understanding of various distinct attitudes, behaviors, expectations, and habits can be used to maintain a cohesive work environment. This session is filled with humor and practical ideas for working with a diverse staff.