Macquarie Graduate School of Management

Resilience at Work

Available dates

Dec 2—3, 2019
2 days
North Ryde, Australia
AUD 3600 ≈USD 2462
AUD 1800 per day


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About the course

Fostering team and individual resilience This program will help leaders maintain psychological wellbeing and improve the performance of individual employees and teams by fostering a culture of resilience.

With increasing volatility and uncertainty in most organisational environments, the ability to bounce back from adversity has never been more valuable.

The program is facilitated by a highly experienced executive educator with a particular interest in the psychology of leadership performance and development.

Key highlights

Learn how to use leadership styles that promote resilience

Develop practical strategies using evidence-based theory to build a resilient workforce

Provide effective support to employees as they navigate adversity in the workplace

Program outcomes

This program will equip you with a practical toolkit for strengthening your own resilience as well as your teams. You will develop skills that will help capacity to absorb change and rebound from adversity in times of volatility and uncertainty.

You will learn to:

  • Better understand what resilience is and how it can be strengthened or diminished
  • Learn how to provide effective support to employees as they navigate adversity in the workplace
  • Identify elements of their current work climate that may be undermining resilience
  • Adopt leadership styles that promote resilience
  • Develop a clearer understanding of your own resilience and identify strategies to build and maintain it.

What you'll learn

Day 1

  • The science of resilience and understanding common myths
  • Mindsets: restrictive and growth mindsets and their impact on resilience
  • How to conduct an audit of your current organisational environment and identify ways to provide the most effective support to employees
  • What it takes to be emotionally, physically and mentally strong

Day 2

  • Leadership styles and their impact on resilience
  • Developing self-efficacy in self and others
  • Practicing resilient leadership through activities and feedback
  • Action planning and strategies to take back to work

Who should attend

This program is designed for:

  • Team leaders and middle managers
  • Human Resource and Organisational Development professionals
  • Anyone working in an adverse environment where stress is common.

Trust the experts

Rose Trevelyan

Rose Trevelyan is a member of the School of Organisation & Management, UNSW Business School. She teaches on a number of programs, including the AGSM MBA (Executive) Strategic Management Year, and AGSM Executive Programs, in the areas of strategic implementation, organisational design, leaders...


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