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wherever you're working

An ongoing programme of online, social and energising learning — connecting distributed teams everywhere.

Our weekly learning programme of live workshops and interactive talks is currently being delivered entirely virtually. In these distributed times, these social sessions are supporting our partners' teams in staying connected and learning among a supportive community of peers.

Taking place daily, sessions are facilitated on Zoom, and joined by bright, generous minds from across our network. 

To open up access for your teams, email hello@ycn.org

March

April

May

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    Remote learning: Yoga for Work, at home — with Ella Reynolds

    We'll physically counteract the effect work has on our bodies, and explore how yoga philosophy can give us a new perspective on our work challenges.

    4th May, 2020 at 12:30pm— 1:30pm
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    Workshop: Start With Strengths

    Discover and define your strengths, so that you're able to put them into practice daily — and support others around you in doing the same.

    5th May, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
    YCN, 72 Rivington Street, London
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    Virtual Workshop: Having Difficult Conversations

    There are certain conversations we dread. But with the right mindset and techniques to hand, these can become positive and transformative learning experiences. Join us for a remote learning session.

    5th May, 2020 at 12:00pm— 1:00pm
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    Remote learning: Being a B Corp, a purposeful conversation

    Explore the impact that B Corp certification is having for its growing band of businesses, and the broader cultural forces driving the success of the movement.

    5th May, 2020 at 12:30pm— 1:45pm
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    Workshop: How to Have Ideas

    In this fast-paced and hands on session we'll take on a variety of tools and techniques for powerful creative thinking.

    6th May, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Virtual Workshop: How to Decide

    In today's fast-moving and ambiguous world of work, it's no surprise that we often feel pressured and unfocussed. So how can we ensure we're confidently and strategically approaching important decisions?

    7th May, 2020 at 9:30am—11:00am
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    Remote learning: Yoga for Work, at home — with Ella Reynolds

    We'll physically counteract the effect work has on our bodies, and explore how yoga philosophy can give us a new perspective on our work challenges.

    11th May, 2020 at 12:30pm— 1:30pm
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    Workshop: Great Groups

    Pick up practical and proven approaches to more creative and engaging meetings, gatherings and other get-togethers.

    12th May, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Workshop: Behave Yourself

    A hands-on introduction to the principles of behavioural insights, so that you're able to confidently and creatively apply them to your own work and customer thinking.

    13th May, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Workshop: The Coach Approach

    In this session you'll learn the value of a coaching mindset and how to apply proven coaching approaches to your most important relationships.

    14th May, 2020 at 9:00am— 1:00pm
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Virtual Workshop: Delegation, Done

    Master the art of successful delegation, arming yourself with proven tools and techniques and becoming more aware of what your blockers to delegating are.

    14th May, 2020 at 4:00pm— 5:00pm
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    Workshop: Become Mental Health Aware

    Accredited by MHFA England, this four hour session will raise your awareness of mental health from a personal perspective and enable you to support others too.

    19th May, 2020 at 9:00am— 1:00pm
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Virtual Workshop: Asserting yourself

    We'll explore the notion of assertiveness, learn effective ways to be more purposefully assertive and recognise our individual past and current blockers.

    19th May, 2020 at 4:00pm— 5:00pm
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    Workshop: Owning Feedback

    This pacey and interactive two-hour session is all about getting into the habit of giving and receiving valuable feedback in the right way and at the right times.

    21st May, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Remote Learning: Start with strengths

    Discover and define your strengths, so that you're able to put them into practice daily — and support others around you in doing the same.

    21st May, 2020 at 4:00pm— 5:00pm
    YCN, 72 Rivington Street, London
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    Workshop: Asking Better Questions

    Smarter questions can transform the way we communicate. And that's the purpose of this session — to enable better questioning, for more influence, clearer thinking and better outcomes.

    26th May, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Remote Learning: Charm School

    We'll deconstruct the notion of charm, unpack the behaviours of those that possess it — and learn ways we can effectively dial up our own charm for positive and purposeful impact.

    27th May, 2020 at 4:00pm— 5:00pm
    YCN, 72 Rivington Street, London
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    Workshop: Rethinking Resilience

    In this session we'll explore ways of bouncing back from challenges, managing stress and using our energy effectively.

    28th May, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London

June

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    Workshop: Learning to Listen

    Enhance your appreciation of the art of listening, and pick up new tools to improve your intuition, emotional intelligence and impact on others.

    3rd June, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Virtual Workshop: Having Difficult Conversations

    There are certain conversations we dread. But with the right mindset and techniques to hand, these can become positive and transformative learning experiences.

    4th June, 2020 at 9:30am—11:00am
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    Workshop: Natural Networking

    How can we reframe networking from a painful cliché, into a purposeful endeavour that enriches our community and wins us new work and collaborations?

    9th June, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Virtual Workshop: Vocal Confidence for Virtual Conversations

    Vocal coach Ingrid Gray will share techniques for gaining authority and relieving tension when speaking in virtual calls.

    10th June, 2020 at 9:00am—11:15am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Workshop: Influencing IRL

    If you know you deserve to be heard, and want to make a difference, actively working on your influencing skills is important.

    16th June, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Virtual Workshop: Purposeful Presenting

    This three-hour session is for those seeking to super-size their presentational skills, with lots of practical new approaches to take away and apply.

    17th June, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
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    Remote Learning: Owning Feedback

    This pacey and interactive remote learning session is all about getting into the habit of giving and receiving valuable feedback in the right way and at the right times.

    23rd June, 2020 at 1:00pm— 2:00pm
    YCN, 72 Rivington Street, London
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    Virtual Workshop: Presence and Gravitas

    There are simple and effective ways to boost our sense of authority, presence and gravitas at work. And by doing so we can enjoy more confidence and impact.

    25th June, 2020 at 9:30am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Workshop: Making Time

    Rebooting our relationship with time itself — so we feel more in control of it, and are getting more done.

    30th June, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London

July

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    Workshop: An Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation

    This bite-sized session will focus on the benefits of making a mindfulness meditation practice part of your routine.

    1st July, 2020 at 9:30am—10:30am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Workshop: The Coach Approach

    In this session you'll learn the value of a coaching mindset and how to apply proven coaching approaches to your most important relationships.

    7th July, 2020 at 9:00am— 1:00pm
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Workshop: How to Have Ideas

    In this fast-paced and hands on session we'll take on a variety of tools and techniques for powerful creative thinking.

    8th July, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Workshop: Storytelling in the Digital Age

    Understand the age-old power of stories, and how to practically harness their potential to persuade in all kinds of modern channels.

    9th July, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Workshop: Owning Feedback

    This pacey and interactive two-hour session is all about getting into the habit of giving and receiving valuable feedback in the right way and at the right times.

    14th July, 2020 at 9:00am—11:00am
    YCN Library, 72 Rivington St, London
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    Virtual Workshop: Better Breathing

    An energising way to begin your day. Learn some practical ways to use breathing techniques for less stress and more focus, among a remote group of peers.

    15th July, 2020 at 9:30am—10:30am

Partner with us

We provide our partners with social, motivating and behaviourally-driven approaches to training and development among their teams.

Our pioneering social learning programmes bring people together to build relevant skills among peers, we take bite-sized training workshops into teams around the world, and design tailored learning experiences to target the commercial and cultural challenges of the day.

Find out more in this PDF, by emailing YCN Director Nick Defty or calling +44 (0)20 7033 2140.

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