Turbocharge your writing (Melbourne Campus and via VC to Bendigo)

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JSMH Chamber, Melbourne (Map Ref H6) and HHS1-201 Conference Rm, Bendigo

Melbourne, VIC 3086

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THIS SESSION IS FOR LA TROBE STAFF AND STUDENTS ONLY

This workshop will help you to understand:
- why it can be hard to get started
- how we deliberately use distractions to slow down writing
- the principles of quick starting
- why snack writing is generally more productive than binge writing
- how to deal with the internal committee that slows down writing
- how to set achievable goals by writing in a silo
- how to greatly double (or more) the number of actual words you produce
- how to clarify your thinking and improve the quality of your work

This session will be presented by Hugh Kearns from Thinkwell.

Hugh Kearns is recognised internationally as a public speaker, educator and researcher. He regularly lectures at universities across the world and has recently returned from lecture tours of the UK and the US which included lectures at Oxford, Cambridge, Harvard, Berkeley and Stanford.

His areas of expertise include self-management, positive psychology, work-life balance, learning and creativity. He draws on over twenty five years of experience as a leading training and development professional within the corporate, financial, education and health sectors in Ireland, Scotland, North America, New Zealand and Australia. He has coached individuals, teams and executives in a wide range of organisations in the public and private sectors.

Hugh lectures and researches at Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia. He is widely recognised for his ability to take the latest research in psychology and education and apply it to high-performing people and groups. As a co-author with Maria Gardiner, he has published ten books which are in high demand both in Australia and internationally.

Travelling from campuses other than Mebourne or Bendigo - Accommodation has been secured close to campus for participants travelling from campuses other than Mebourne or Bendigo. After registering, please contact the RED team with the subject line - Travel support for Thinkwell workshop - to discuss available support.

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JSMH Chamber, Melbourne (Map Ref H6) and HHS1-201 Conference Rm, Bendigo

Melbourne, VIC 3086

Australia

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