Say What?! Effective Communication Workshop for Youths

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After the overwhelming response that we received for the first two youth workshops, we are happy to inform that a third workshop is now confirmed.

The “Say What?!” workshop is suitable for those between the ages of 16-21 who find public speaking, attending interviews, presenting in class or speaking up in a general a challenging thing to do.

TOPICS

  • Identifying your triggers: why your mind goes blank and you get nervous in front on people.
  • Body language matters: how to manage the way your body moves to inspire trust and confidence.
  • Learning to listen: how to separate good information from bad ones so that you can answer or react more effectively.
  • Tips & tricks: how to nail public speaking and keep your jitters in check.
  • Role-play: A Q&A session that will be recorded and critiqued so that you can improve your communications skills and style.

Workshop will be concluded with a role-play session where participants will act out different situations and are given tips and tricks on how to handle themselves gracefully in such. Participants will be given personal feedback via email within 24-hours of conclusion of the workshop.

DETAILS

  • Date: Feb 19, 2019 (Saturday)
  • Time: 9am – 1pm (breakfast and light refreshments will be served)
  • Price: RM120 per person
  • No of Pax: Only six (6) seats are available
  • Venue: Binjai Soho 8 in Kuala Lumpur (behind Intercontinental Hotel, Jalan Ampang).

If you would like to participate, write to us at kreatifmegamas@gmail.com or WhatsApp +601137253075 (Didi). We will send you the payment details and registration confirmation once payment is made. See you there!

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Raising Your Personal Brand Workshop

RAISING YOUR PERSONAL BRAND

Our most popular workshop is back after a 3-month hiatus with updated syllabus and content.

Open to everyone, it focuses on personal branding and how to be authentic to who you are and positively amplifying it to help you grow from strength to strength.

This workshop will help you identify and craft your master statement and narrow the reality vs perception gap so that you own a strong personal brand. While the specific circumstances and goals vary by individuals, the overall concept and processes will be relevant to everyone irrespective of his/her industry or stage of career.

TOPICS

MODULE 1: The Science of First Impressions

Building a recognizable personal brand opens up professional opportunities and starts within seconds of meeting someone. Learn to create a a positive halo effect whereby you are associated with having positive qualities as a result of a good first impression. These include:

  1. Manners maketh man – what people think of you within the first 20 seconds and how you can control your personal brand.
  2. Dressing the part – what does the different dress code mean.
  3. Managing difficult co-workers – how to say no and create an environment of trust.

MODULE 2: The 4C’s of Personal Branding

Personal Branding is an extension of who you are: what people remember about you. THINK: if you were to leave your job tomorrow, what would you like your colleagues to say and remember about you? These include how to:

  1. Write a master statement
  2. Edit your social media platforms
  3. Rewrite your cv
  4. Identify the elements of value that represent who you are

Workshop will be concluded with a role-play session where participants will act out different social and business situations and are given tips and tricks on how to handle themselves gracefully in such. Participants will be given personal feedback via email within 24-hours of conclusion of the workshop.

DETAILS

  • Date: Mar 23, 2019 (Saturday)
  • Time: 9am – 1pm (breakfast and light refreshments will be served)
  • Price: RM120 per person
  • No of Pax: Only eight (8) seats are available
  • Venue: Binjai Soho 8 in Kuala Lumpur (behind Intercontinental Hotel, Jalan Ampang).

If you would like to participate, write to us at kreatifmegamas@gmail.com or WhatsApp +601137253075 (Didi). We will send you the payment details and registration confirmation once payment is made. See you there!

 

 

 

“Coffee, Cake, Learn” Mixer

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This mixer is inspired by the “Drink, Talk, Learn” parties that are taking Seattle by storm.

Refine your public speaking skills and build confidence with this lightning-speed presentation mixer where you are required to give a 3-minute talk on any topic you are passionate about.

RULES

  1. All participants must give a 3-minute talk aided by a Powerpoint presentation on any topic that they love.
  2. Setting the automatic timer via animation in the Powerpoint presentation is NOT ALLOWED.
  3. For every one (1) minute that you go over the 3-minute mark, you will have to stop and eat a cupcake. WITHOUT USING YOUR HANDS. Once cupcake is eaten, you are to continue the presentation. More cupcakes to be eaten after the presentation is over depending on how many minutes you overshoot the 3-minute allotted time.
  4. Audience can heckle you and stop you for questions so you need to be able to adapt your presentation speed and style in order to allow for these “interruptions”. However, those who interrupt without cause will be penalized and required to drink an entire glass of Coke Zero. The presentation timer will be stopped in order to accommodate these questions.
  5. Come dressed in Business Casual!

AWARDS

Winners will be voted by blind ballot and these are for:

  1. Best Speaker
  2. Best Dressed
  3. Most Interesting Topic, and
  4. Closest to 3 minutes Without Going Over.

DETAILS

  • Date: Mar 09, 2019 (Saturday)
  • Time: 3.00pm  – 5:00pm (Tea Time)
  • Price: RM75 per person
  • No of Pax: Only twenty (20) seats are available
  • Venue: Binjai Soho 8 in Kuala Lumpur (behind Intercontinental Hotel, Jalan Ampang).

If you would like to participate, write to us at kreatifmegamas@gmail.com or WhatsApp +601137253075 (Didi). We will send you the payment details and registration confirmation once payment is made. See you there!

 

Personal Development Series for Women #2

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A PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP FOR THE CAREER WOMAN

This workshop aims to empower women to be the best version of ourselves! Learn to move forward in life with confidence, courage and authenticity.

It is a full-day session and combines 3 modules and 1 role-play session and suitable for women who would like to tailor their personal brand more strategically so that their presence are memorable and effective (for example, if you run your own business; or if you have just changed jobs or promoted to a position of authority) and those who need a little help with public speaking and presenting, be it when seeing clients or chairing meetings.

We help participants by identifying their triggers, nervous ticks and suggesting how to react in such situations where they are required to speak up, as well as help to craft master statements for each so that their professional perception closely mirrors their strengths and skill set. In each module, we share gaffes or successes by VIPs, companies and public figures.

The last module touch on how to use social media platforms and create relatable content to suit your brand, and tips and tricks on using Digital Marketing such as Facebook Ads to widen your reach and/or professional and personal network

Seats are available for only six (6) participants to ensure a safe, stress-free and nurturing environment. Download full workshop programme here (in pdf format; right hand click to save): Personal Development Workshop for Women v2

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QUICK DETAILS

  • Date: 23 February 2019 (Saturday)
  • Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm
  • Venue: Binjai Soho 8, Kuala Lumpur
  • Fee: RM350 per person
  • Dress code: Smart Casual

EVENT PROGRAMME

  • 9:00am Ice-breaking Session
  • 9:30am Raising Your Personal Brand
  • 10:30am Coffee Break and Sharing Session
  • 11:00am 7C’s of Effective Communications
  • 12:30pm Lunch Break
  • 2.00pm Digital Marketing and Social Media 101
  • 3.00pm Roleplay and Sharing Session
  • 4.00pm Workshop Debriefing and Conclusion

TOPIC SUMMARY

  • Raising Your Personal Brand: Personal branding is about being authentic to who you are and positively amplifying it to help you grow from strength to strength. This topic will help you identify and craft your master statement and narrow the reality vs perception gap so that you own a strong personal brand.
  • 7C’s of Effective Communications: Learn to improve your personal communications style that will allow you to gain confidence and interact more effectively with your audience. This topic will include the do’s and don’ts, practical tips on public speaking, processing criticism and feedback and a recorded role-playing session so that you can identify your barriers and develop ways to overcome them.
  • Digital Marketing and Social Media 101: Digital marketing and social media are not just for the millennials. Learn to use the various platforms, create engaging content and use advertising to widen your personal and professional reach.

Fee includes writing materials, lunch and light refreshments throughout the workshop. Course materials are provided in e-version; participants are encouraged to bring own laptop or tablet for easy reference.

A courtesy discount of 25% will be given to all Peniagawati members; or to non-members who come in a group of 2 or more.

This workshop is conducted by Rafizah Amran; you can review credentials here.

For more information and/or to register, contact  +60 11-3725 3075 (Didi) or email kreatifmegamas@gmail.com or rafizah.amran@consultant.com.

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Upcoming Workshops Feb & Mar 2019

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February and March will see three of our most-requested workshops making their repeat appearance and a new one, a mixer called “Mocktail, Talk, Learn” which is inspired by the “Drink, Talk, Learn” parties that are all the rage in Seattle.

A courtesy discount of 25% will be given if you come in a group of 2 or more. For more information and/or to register, send a WhatsApp message to   +60 11-3725 3075 (Didi) or email us at kreatifmegamas@gmail.com.

Details about the individual workshops are as below. Looking forward to seeing you there!


FEB 16: SAY WHAT?! Effective Communication For Your Teens

This workshop is suitable for those between the ages of 16-21 who find public speaking, attending interviews, presenting in class or speaking up in a general a challenging thing to do.

Topics include:

  • Identifying your triggers: why your mind goes blank and you get nervous in front on people.
  • Body language matters: how to manage the way your body moves to inspire trust and confidence.
  • Learning to listen: how to separate good information from bad ones so that you can answer or react more effectively.
  • Tips & tricks: how to nail public speaking and keep your jitters in check.
  • Role-play: A Q&A session that will be recorded and critiqued so that you can improve your communications skills and style.

Only eight (8) seats available at RM120/person; 9am – 1pm at Binjai Soho 8 in Kuala Lumpur (behind Intercontinental Hotel, Jalan Ampang). Breakfast and light refreshments are provided.


FEB 23: PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR WOMEN

This workshop aims to empower women to be the best version of ourselves! Learn to move forward in life with confidence, courage and authenticity.

In this workshop, you will learn to equip yourself with essential skills and tools that will help get you ready for the next level. Build your communication assertiveness, rediscover your talents and strengths and harness the power of social media to market and discover a network of like-minded people and potential clients.

Only six (6) seats are available to ensure a safe, stress-free and nurturing environment; 9am – 5pm at Binjai Soho 8 in Kuala Lumpur (behind Intercontinental Hotel, Jalan Ampang). Breakfast, light refreshments and lunch are provided. Download full workshop programme here (in pdf format; right hand click to save): PDS Women #1


MAR 09: “MOCKTAIL, TALK, LEARN” MIXER

This is a public speaking mixer inspired by the ‘Drink, Talk Learn” parties that blew Twitter up. All party-goers are required to give a 3-minute talk using Powerpoint on any topic that they are passionate about. If you want to polish your public speaking skills and meet new people, this is for you.

But wait, there are rules!

  1. You are not allowed to use the Transition feature in Powerpoint to automatically time your talk to 3 minutes.
  2. Who gets to talk first will be determined by randomly picking out names out of a bowl. So you will have to be prepared at all times.
  3. For every minute you are over the 3-minute mark, you have to eat a cupcake without using your hands.
  4. Questions from audience are allowed but only after the presentation is over.
  5. Winner will be determined by everyone — you will be given a evaluation sheet and this will be collected and tabulated at the end of the session.
  6. There are 3 prizes to be won – Best Dressed, Best Presentation and Crowd Favourite.

Only twenty (20) seats are available; 3-5pm at Binjai Soho 8 in Kuala Lumpur (behind Intercontinental Hotel, Jalan Ampang). Fun party food and colorful mocktails will be provided.


MAR 23: RAISING YOUR PERSONAL BRAND

Our most popular workshop is back after a 3-month hiatus. Open to everyone, it focuses on personal branding and how to be authentic to who you are and positively amplifying it to help you grow from strength to strength. This workshop will help you identify and craft your master statement and narrow the reality vs perception gap so that you own a strong personal brand. While the specific circumstances and goals vary by individual, the overall concepts and process will be relevant to everyone irrespective of the industry or career.

Topics include:

  • The Science of First Impressions
  • What You Are Doing Wrong on Social Media
  • Strengthening Your Identity (appearance, personality, communications style)

Only eight (8) seats available at RM120/person; 9am – 1pm at Binjai Soho 8 in Kuala Lumpur (behind Intercontinental Hotel, Jalan Ampang). Breakfast and light refreshments are provided.

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Personal Development Series for Women #1

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A PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP FOR THE CAREER WOMAN

This workshop aims to empower women to be the best version of ourselves! Learn to move forward in life with confidence, courage and authenticity.

In this workshop, you will learn to equip yourself with essential skills and tools that will help get you ready for the next level. Build your communication assertiveness, rediscover your talents and strengths and harness the power of social media to market and discover a network of like-minded people and potential clients.

Seats are available for only six (6) participants to ensure a safe, stress-free and nurturing environment. Download full workshop programme here (in pdf format; right hand click to save): PDS Women #1

QUICK DETAILS

  • Date: 12 January 2019 (Saturday)
  • Time: 9:00am – 4:00pm
  • Venue: Binjai Soho 8, Kuala Lumpur
  • Fee: RM350 per person
  • Dress code: Smart Casual

EVENT PROGRAMME

  • 9:00am Ice-breaking Session
  • 9:30am Raising Your Personal Brand
  • 10:30am Coffee Break and Sharing Session
  • 11:00am 7C’s of Effective Communications
  • 12:30pm Lunch Break
  • 2.00pm Digital Marketing and Social Media 101
  • 3.00pm Roleplay and Sharing Session
  • 4.00pm Workshop Debriefing and Conclusion

TOPIC SUMMARY

  • Raising Your Personal Brand: Personal branding is about being authentic to who you are and positively amplifying it to help you grow from strength to strength. This topic will help you identify and craft your master statement and narrow the reality vs perception gap so that you own a strong personal brand.
  • 7C’s of Effective Communications: Learn to improve your personal communications style that will allow you to gain confidence and interact more effectively with your audience. This topic will include the do’s and don’ts, practical tips on public speaking, processing criticism and feedback and a recorded role-playing session so that you can identify your barriers and develop ways to overcome them.
  • Digital Marketing and Social Media 101: Digital marketing and social media are not just for the millennials. Learn to use the various platforms, create engaging content and use advertising to widen your personal and professional reach.

Fee includes writing materials, lunch and light refreshments throughout the workshop. Course materials are provided in e-version; participants are encouraged to bring own laptop or tablet for easy reference. A discount of 25% will be given if you come in a group of 2 or more.

For more information and/or to register, contact  +60 11-3725 3075 (Didi) or email kreatifmegamas@gmail.com or rafizah.amran@consultant.com.

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