Skills Labs at the Swiss Talent Forum 2016

At the Swiss Talent Forum, you will be able to attend one of five different «Skills Labs» on Saturday afternoon. Skills Labs are a one hour session giving you insight into topics that can be helpful for you in the future and that also help your group to shape your idea presentation for your subtopic on Sunday Morning.

You will be asked in the registration process to either choose to attend one skill lab or to choose to spend free time during this period.

Skills Lab 1: MINDFULNESS

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How can you mentally prepare for a challenging situation like a presentation, an exam, a difficult discussion? Mindfulness exercises can help you attend a state of mind that will help you in these situation. Learn from our experienced Coach Rakesh Kasturi.

Skills Lab 2: DATA VISUALISATION

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Learn from our experienced communication, software and design coaches Jan, Milena and Jacqueline how you can visualise data for a presentation in a new and exciting way.

Skills Lab 3: PRESENTATION TIPPS

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Coach Fabienne used to work in advertising and has a lot of experience in giving presentations. She will introduce you to useful tipps on presentation preparation, content and delivery.

 

Skills Lab 4: Kanban 101

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Kanban is an easy and effective method to visualise processes and workflows and to stay atop of your project planning. Spend an hour with Head Coach Nadja to learn the basics and to be able to plan your projects with less stress in the future.

Skills Lab 4: How to pursue ideas from this Forum

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After the forum, some groups might want to pursue ideas that they have generated further. Spend an hour with participants from last lear to hear about the ideas that they are implementing and get some useful tipps on what to do and what to avoid. Two representatives of last years topic «Smart Growth and Consumption» will be attending this session and sharing their insights.