Building Bridges to Connection
As we step into a new year of unknowns and continuous change, how might we strengthen relationships across teams at UFV for greater resilience? Explore skills, habits, and strategies that will start 2021 with a positive C.H.A.R.G.E.
Week One: Play with a beginner’s mindset and experience the power of curiosity to fuel communication
Week Two: Play with recognizing, accepting and celebrating the diversity of our strengths for collaboration Week Three: Play with meaningful conversations towards a sense of belonging, trust and psychological safety
The quality of our relationships impacts our health, happiness and stress. If you’ve ever enjoyed the energizing feeling of well-being after playing around the campfire with reflective conversations this is the professional remote version of that “glow”.
Limited spots available for a small group, hands-on, experience of three (3) ninety minute sessions
Date: January 14, 21 and 28, 2021
10 AM – 11:30 AM
Facilitator: Kirsten Anderson, Playologist, International Keynote Speaker, Facilitator, Trainer, Coach
Kirsten Anderson’s career has always followed the fun! Corporate beginnings in movie theatre and event management led to 25 years in leadership opening the award winning “Best Toy Store in Canada”. For almost a decade she became known as the white-lab-coat-wearing Toyologist, on Global News, the go-to source of expert advice on play. After selling the business that she founded and grew over fifteen years, she took a leap into new ventures. Playing to her strengths of creative problem solving and unlocking potential in teams she founded Integrate Play Solutions – a boutique training organization dedicated to solving tough challenges, creating culture transformation, and increasing innovation playfully. Engagement and creativity are foundations in all of her Lego® Serious Play® facilitations, training, coaching, and professional speaking around the world. Integrate Play Solutions is breaking down the barriers to communication, connection, and productivity through play at work one fun block at a time.