Presentation on theme: "How To Flourish in a Rapidly Changing World Presented By: Dora Summers-Ewing Ph.D., MBA EXIDEO consulting."— Presentation transcript:
How To Flourish in a Rapidly Changing World Presented By: Dora Summers-Ewing Ph.D., MBA EXIDEO consulting
Overview Change is here to stay, only the pace is now accelerating Shelf life of information is growing shorter Only by recognizing the POSITIVE side of change can you hope to manage your reactions to it! Harness change as a competitive advantage Rx for Flourishing in a complex age Change Information Positive Harness Flourish
TechnologicalPersonalSocialRegulatoryEnvironmentalGlobalFinancial Change is the new normal…
It’s the only constant you can count on. It’s time to embrace change if you want to flourish and thrive. Change…
3 Trends You Cannot Ignore Technological & Scientific Advancements Scarcity of Talent Continual Innovation
“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination” Jimmy Dean Living Change
Making Change Work for you… Positive Emotion Engagement Relationships Meaning Accomplishment
Positive emotion Face reality Banish negative self-talk Be curious “what’s next?” Cultivate optimism Experience gratitude Appreciate what you bring to the party
engagement Be present! Actively tend to culture Use a proactive, response-oriented style of thinking Involve others in solution development Are you learning or trying out new things?
Relationships Ensure that you have caring and supportive relationships in your life Actively seek out others for advice and perspective Proactively look for ways to collaborate with others Do NOT allow yourself to become isolated!
Meaning Is your heart and mind engaged in your work? Does it provide you with a meaningful purpose ? Do you have a compelling vision of the future? Spend your time doing what matters most!
Accomplishment Set short term goals that energize and direct behavior Reflect on why something went well and what you learned Celebrate your successes!
Summary Embrace your future Use change as an opportunity to renew yourself – personally and professionally Harness new possibilities – mindfully and intentionally Engage the hearts and minds of those around you