Tag Archives: Communication

The Art of Powerless Communication

open-micI recently shared the presentation below at the first Chapter Meeting of the Professional Speakers Association of Namibia. The presentation is loosely based on the work and talk of Adam Grant at TEDxEast in 2013 and explores power dynamics in communication.

Specifically what to do when you are intimidated and you feel powerless in that situation. Our go-to strategy is to proclaim our individual excellence and competence, but that may not be the best strategy to employ to win over the audience.                    Enjoy…

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Why investing in team building makes sense

Investing in team building

Investing in team building

Any business or organisation that employs two or more staff members effectively has created a team. A team can be seen as a group of individuals that work together towards a common goal or vision and who share in its rewards. The collective sum of the strengths and weaknesses determine the successes or failures of any team. In order to succeed as a team, putting in effort in developing the very core strengths and skills of each team member is indispensable as is identifying and resolving the weaknesses and shortcomings of each member.

Building a ‘winning’ team is the primary purpose and focus of team building and thus investing in it makes sense as it will define the level of success, in practically every area, of a business or organisation.

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Team Building with Improved Team Dynamics (Full Day)

Team Dynamics

Team Dynamics

Capacity Trust offers full day team building using the MBTI to facilitate the growth of the team and to improve team dynamics. This workshop commences with the same content as the half-day team building workshop. The second part of the MBTI program is customized depending on what the team needs and the key issues they are currently facing.

It is also an opportunity for team members to share insights and personal strategies that they are already working on and are committed to implementing. Prior to the workshop the Capacity Trust team surveys the team members and managers to identify the particular challenges the team is facing.

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Team Building with Improved Team Dynamics (Half Day)

Team Dynamics

Team Dynamics

Team building is essential to the health and functioning of any team. At Capacity Trust we offer innovative team building solutions that is built on understanding team dynamics which creates skills that are transferable to the workplace.

So often team building is seen as just a bit of fun and the potential impact of knowing and understanding your team members better is wasted.

We offer full day and half-day MBTI Team Building, Team Dynamics and Effectiveness Workshop.

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