The South Australian Leadership Academy offers a series of high impact, high energy workshops, which have been developed specifically for the South Australian Public Sector.

Upcoming workshops for South Australian public sector employees.

Do you feel that you need to positively reflect, reset and refocus on what matters most in 2021?

Enrol now to discover a powerful suite of tools, backed by the field of positive psychology, neuroscience and mental toughness, to help set you up for the year ahead.

You will explore ‘focus’ through a new lens – drawing on the powerful combination of emotional, social and attentional intelligence.

Topics Include:

  • Mastering your emotions through re-framing.
  • Cultivating stability through chaos:  The social brain reward and threat activation's and how we can positively influence them.
  • What matters most – discover your leadership focus area and learn how to stay on track.

Date: 4 February 2021 (9.30am-11:00am) Register here

Audience: Leaders (current and aspiring)

Facilitator: Jane Wundersitz, WunderTraining

Platform: Zoom

Investment: $95 + GST

To be notified of when future dates become available, please register your name on our waitlist.

The most important use of personal influence is how we motivate ourselves and how we make positive changes to ensure higher levels of balance and enjoyment in our work and life.

As uncertainty and chaos crept into 2020, did you feel that some areas of your world fell out of focus?

A balanced leader is self-aware and achieves both personal and professional goals - this new workshop will help you kick start your goals to ensure that 2021 starts with clarity and balance.

Topics include:

  • Why balance and goal accomplishment is so important for all leaders.
  • Getting Clarity: discover the Personal Feedback Wheel.
  • Making Progress: including the support crew and the strengths you'll need to leverage.
  • Staying motivated when it's tough.

Date: 9 February 2021 (1:30pm -3:00pm) Register here

Audience: Leaders (current and aspiring)

Facilitator: Jane Wundersitz, WunderTraining

Platform: Zoom

Investment: $95 + GST

To be notified of when future dates become available, please register your name on our waitlist.

Presence is hard to define but you always know when it’s at play - and the good news is that it can be developed!

Enrol now to develop your understanding of leadership presence – what it is, its value and how to enhance it.

Topics include:

  • Unpacking the meaning of leadership presence
  • Exploring a simple model to illustrate the various components
  • Building individual awareness (EI) through self-assessment
  • Adopting a positive approach to using individual strengths and adjusting for development areas.

Date: 10 February 2021 (1:30pm -2:30pm) Register here

Audience: Leaders (current and aspiring)

Facilitator: Sue Langley, Langley Group

Platform: Zoom

Investment: $75 + GST

To be notified of when future dates become available, please register your name on our waitlist.

Conversations about performance can be difficult.  Discover how to plan and structure conversations about performance in a way that will enhance your confidence to 'step up' to these conversations early and without delay. You will learn the key foundations and principles that lead to better performance outcomes within your team.

This workshop is designed to build on leaders’ existing skills and practices to build effective working partnerships with team members through engagement and a range of workplace performance conversations.

Topics include:

  • Effective performance management in the public sector
  • Maximise the use of performance conversations as part of effective day-to-day leadership of teams
  • Key principles underpinning successful conversations
  • A simple model to structure and plan conversations
  • Strategies for successful performance conversations.

Date: 22 February 2021 (9:30pm -1:00pm) Register here

Audience: Leaders (current and aspiring)

Facilitator: Deb Sarre - SarreODL

Venue: Rydges Adelaide, 1 South Terrace, Adelaide

Investment: $295 + GST

To be notified of when future dates come available, please register your name on our waitlist.

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Please see our list of previous webinars:

  • Tiny Habits - keeping your team strong in uncertain times
  • Tiny Habits - staying focused while working from home
  • Tiny Habits - for parents working (and schooling) from home
  • Virtual Working - creating connected teams
  • Igniting Optimism
  • Manage Large and Distributed Teams
  • The Executive Squeeze
  • How to be an Enterprise Leader
  • When the Curve Flattens
  • Leading through Change
  • Performance Manager Essentials (multiple sessions)
  • Leading Up
  • Leading with Emotional Intelligence
  • How to Maintain the Momentum and Fast pace of Technology from the COVID period.
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Past Webinars

Recordings of selected webinars are now available to watch in your own time.