People who are resilient work smarter, and can negotiate the inevitable changes that are the one certainty of life.  People who know what teamwork really means can turn good teams into great ones.

Psychology, psychometrics and neuroscience have been combined to
develop The Challenge of Change designed to bring about positive influence in individuals, teams and culture.

  • "...our workforce is better prepared for and able to cope with change."
    Christine Sewell  
  • "We've found the Challenge of Change empowers people to adapt positively to change..."
    Kerry Cornelious  
  • "It's the only training course in the area of stress management I would recommend."
    Rochelle Spillane  
  • "...some staff have referred to it as 'life changing'..."
    Karen Mather  
  • "...the course dispelled many myths about stress, backed up with simple coping mechanisms..."
    Blair Stevenson  
  • "...really beneficial - particularly relevant in the challenging retail environment where the only real constant is change..."
    Richard Binns  
  • Public Speaking Engagements

    We can provide overviews of the Challenge of Change as speaking engagements. Our team includes experienced and entertaining speakers. Their varied and dynamic careers both as academics and business psychologists provide thought-provoking and insightful presentations. 

    Our in-depth knowledge of human behaviour is both perceptive and commercially relevant and is backed by our extensive research programme. Our presentations make for an enjoyable and memorable audience experience. To enquire about booking a Speaking Engagement please contact us here.

    2017 Women in Pharma and Medical Leadership Summit, Auckland

    As part of our events, we do collect feedback from the delegates. We received feedback from your session including comments such as:

    • Very helpful about how to identify and stop ruminating - I think everyone enjoyed the anecdotes
    • Outstanding. Could have had longer time on the Agenda it was so worthwhile.
    • Thanks, I will definitely work at developing and practicing this skill of controlling my attention.

    Overall your presentation was rated on 3 factors:

    Score /5


    Knowledge of the subject:






    Standard of Presentation


    Very Good - Excellent


    2015 Feedback from Ministry of Education Conference for support and executive staff 

    "LOVED! LOVED! LOVED this session!!!  So interesting.  Great speaker, funny witty."

    "Well presented, excellent.  Learned a lot about myself."

    "I found this talk great as I have been feeling quite stressed about work recently and I will use techniques learnt today to address this stress and use detachment to work my way out of it now and in the future."

    "Fantastic session!  Real personable presenter – funny and informative.  Suggesting pragmatic approaches to become resilient.  Was an 'eye-opener' session."

    "Really enjoyed this part of the day.  It was informative and interactive."

    "Great public speaker, entertaining."

    "Very good, interesting, good at keeping you engaged, used lots of relevant examples to everyday life."

    "Brilliant presentation.  Thought provoking; good strategies.  Thanks!"

    "Very good, very fun and interactive.  Good information.  Awesome presenter."

    "FANTASTIC!  Beyond expectation.  Terrific presenter.   Connected with everyone for whole 2 hours.  Really thought provoking.  Right time for this presentation.  Just loved it!"

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