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    • 5 Oct 2020
    • 19:00 (UTC+02:00)
    • 30 Jan 2021
    • (UTC+01:00)
    • Online registration ONLY
    Register

    Mentor Registration: 2021 PN Mentoring Leadership Program

    We launch our 2021 Mentoring program, and deadline to register is on 31st January 2021.

    Our program is dedicated to support and develop our members on the Professional Network.

    Our mentors play a crucial role in developing, guiding and supporting the mentee's journey to reach their personal ambition and goals.

    Being a Mentor is an important engagement of your time, sharing skills and experience, and developing others and yourself at the same time.

    As a Mentor, you shall commit to be available for 30 min every 2 weeks to catch up with your mentee for the duration of the program till 18th December 2021, when the program ends.

    We recommend that you define upfront your availability, book sessions in advance when you can be available, so that you manage your involvement and provide sufficient time to develop your mentee(s).

    Your PN Mentoring team

    • 15 Oct 2020
    • (UTC+02:00)
    • 24 Jun 2021
    • (UTC+02:00)
    • 6 Online Webinar Sessions

    The Learn to Lead Leadership Program

    With our new leadership program, increase your influence and develop your leadership skills, abilities to achieve higher outcomes and results with your team, customers and management.

    Designed together with our Partner Pink Elephants Communications, the Learn to Lead program is fully online and includes 6 webinars scheduled from October 15th 2020 to June 24th 2021. 

    Each webinar lasts 75 minutes and includes a 15-minute Q&A session, for you to directly ask questions to our experienced trainers. At the end of the program, you will receive a certificate of completion to acknowledge your participation and skills.  

    When you register and pay, you enroll for the 6 webinars automatically. You will receive the login information for the different sessions afterwards.
    Tip: keep the invoice since the program can be deducted from your German taxes. 

    Watch our 2-minute video to discover what you will gain from the program and learn about our experienced trainers: https://youtu.be/NLl8MNTylSg  

    PROGRAM SCHEDULE & OBJECTIVES

    October 15th, 20:00 - 21:15, Mastering the Online Conversation

    • How to make presentations, facilitate discussions and lead teams in a virtual world
    • Be seen, be heard, be understood
    December 2nd, 08:30 - 09:45The Language of Leadership 
    • Get rid of jargon, weakness and negativity in your language
    • Get to the point and finish with a rousing call to action
    January 20th 2021, 08:30 - 09:45, How to Handle Difficult Conversations
      • Deal with difficult people and situations fairly
      • Answer difficult questions and assert yourself against bullies 
      • Get what you want with integrity
      March 18th 2021, 20:00 - 21:15, How to Coach Others to Success
        • Encourage success in others
        • Teach skills in a group format
        • Give feedback effectively to others and help others analyse themselves
         April 21st 2021, 08:30 - 09:45, Writing for Impact
          • Write emails and reports so people read them
          • Ensure your writing is brief and impactful throughout
          • Use graphics and slides while presenting
          June 24th 2021, 20:00 - 21:15, Effective Networking 
            • Strike up meaningful conversations
            • Bring wide-ranging discussions to a point
            • Control conversations and follow-up effectively

            DISCOVER OUR EXPERIENCED TRAINERS

            For over 30 years, Pink Elephant Communications helps professionals across the world to excel in their communication skills.


            BILL MCFARLAN is co-founder and co-owner of Pink Elephant Communications and leads more than a hundred training courses each year – helping clients deal with everything from job losses and product launches to undercover investigations by Panorama. His knowledge is based on two decades helping global business to get their message across – and even longer as a presenter with BBC, Scottish Television, Sky and Setanta. He ran the training that landed the 2014 Commonwealth Games for Glasgow, and Abellio the £6bn ScotRail franchise. His best-selling communications guide, Drop the Pink Elephant, has been translated into 12 different languages.


            ANDREW MCFARLAN is Managing Director of Pink Elephant Communications, having presented over 500 courses on communication. In 2019 alone he led sessions in three continents for TE Connectivity, Amadeus, ATOS, Siemens and Exxon Mobil. In 2018, Andrew led training that led to £105 million of construction projects, based on persuasive presentation and question-answer techniques. He took over as Managing Director after 10 years of training clients in presentation skills, media management, negotiation skills, assertiveness and business writing.

            COLIN STONE began his career as a reporter with Real Radio, going on to launch STV Glasgow in 2014 and hosting more than 750 live television segments. Since joining Pink Elephant in 2018, Colin has trained individuals in Madrid, Nice, Erding, Dubai, New York and Stockholm. His hours of on-air experience will help you deal with nerves under pressure. In addition, his radio and TV experience will help you to make the most of your voice and your body language to boost your authority.

            • 5 Nov 2020
            • (UTC+01:00)
            • 10 Feb 2021
            • (UTC+01:00)
            • 2 sessions
            • Online Webinar on Zoom
            • 40
            Register


             Powerful Impromptu Speaking


            You are suddenly asked to for an opinion, give a status update or a report without any preparation. To make the most of this opportunity, you can present in a structured and confident manner, instantly. This is Impromptu Speaking and the techniques can be learned and applied quickly. At the start Impromptu Speaking can be as scary as jumping off a cliff, but with the right tools it can be as exciting as getting on a rollercoaster.

            All About the Training

            Learn how to improve your Impromptu Speaking to present your message confidently and convincingly in front of an audience. Overcome your fears and insecurities, present confidently at meetings, conferences and in any business setting.

            Mel Kelly will show you with techniques from the public speaking and comedy worlds to sharpen up your business communications to impress your colleagues, boss and customers.

            Mel Kelly has given evaluations to thousands of presentations in ten countries over the last 15 years. In addition, he has the honour to have been awarded European titles in the Toastmaster Evaluation contests in both English and German.  Mel Kelly brings his unique approach to bring your business communications to the next level.

            This Workshop is for you

            • If you want to present information more convincingly.
            • If you want to improve your confidence as a speaker.
            • If you want to learn to structure your speech spontaneously.

            What You Will Learn

            • Learn how to connect with your audience instantly
            • Gain confidence in front of an audience
            • Learn how to structure your communication

            Take-Aways

            • 3 ways to speak immediately on any topic
            • 5 ways to connect with your audience instantly

            • 2 Dec 2020
            • 08:30 - 09:45 (UTC+01:00)
            • Online Webinar Session
            Register

            The Learn to Lead Leadership Program

            With our new leadership program, increase your influence and develop your leadership skills, abilities to achieve higher outcomes and results with your team, customers and management.

            Designed together with our Partner Pink Elephants Communications, each webinar lasts 75 minutes and includes a 15-minute Q&A session, for you to directly ask questions to our experienced trainers. 

            The event is an individual session to register to when you are unable to join the whole program

            For those who already registered to the 6 modules registration, no need to register again.

            PROGRAM SCHEDULE & OBJECTIVES

              December 2nd, 08:30 - 09:45The Language of Leadership 
              • Get rid of jargon, weakness and negativity in your language
              • Get to the point and finish with a rousing call to action

                DISCOVER OUR EXPERIENCED TRAINERS

                For over 30 years, Pink Elephant Communications helps professionals across the world to excel in their communication skills.


                BILL MCFARLAN is co-founder and co-owner of Pink Elephant Communications and leads more than a hundred training courses each year – helping clients deal with everything from job losses and product launches to undercover investigations by Panorama. His knowledge is based on two decades helping global business to get their message across – and even longer as a presenter with BBC, Scottish Television, Sky and Setanta. He ran the training that landed the 2014 Commonwealth Games for Glasgow, and Abellio the £6bn ScotRail franchise. His best-selling communications guide, Drop the Pink Elephant, has been translated into 12 different languages.


                ANDREW MCFARLAN is Managing Director of Pink Elephant Communications, having presented over 500 courses on communication. In 2019 alone he led sessions in three continents for TE Connectivity, Amadeus, ATOS, Siemens and Exxon Mobil. In 2018, Andrew led training that led to £105 million of construction projects, based on persuasive presentation and question-answer techniques. He took over as Managing Director after 10 years of training clients in presentation skills, media management, negotiation skills, assertiveness and business writing.

                COLIN STONE began his career as a reporter with Real Radio, going on to launch STV Glasgow in 2014 and hosting more than 750 live television segments. Since joining Pink Elephant in 2018, Colin has trained individuals in Madrid, Nice, Erding, Dubai, New York and Stockholm. His hours of on-air experience will help you deal with nerves under pressure. In addition, his radio and TV experience will help you to make the most of your voice and your body language to boost your authority.

                • 3 Dec 2020
                • 19:00 - 23:00 (UTC+01:00)
                • TBC


                • 3 Dec 2020
                • 21:00 (UTC+01:00)
                • 30 Jan 2021
                • 21:00 (UTC+01:00)
                • Online Registration Only until 30 January 2021
                • 40
                Register

                Mentee Registration: 2021 PN Mentoring Program

                TAKE YOURSELF TO THE NEXT LEVEL, BECOME A PN MENTEE! 

                For the past 4 years, our Mentors and Executive Members have been dedicating their precious time to share their experience with our Mentees. We are proud to witness that many of our PN Mentees made significant progress in their career and developed themselves to reach their full potential.

                YOU ARE THE KEY TO YOUR OWN SUCCESS, SEIZE THE OPPORTUNITY!

                You are responsible for being fully engaged in your own development and committed to participate actively in your progress. Being part of the PN Mentoring Program is a chance, not a due service.

                Our mentors will support you freely, at the condition that you are motivated and engaged in your own development planBy registering, we expect you to understand this and take ownership. 

                REGISTRATION CONDITIONS

                The registration fee gives you access to the Mentoring program. This contribution is to cover the costs for running the Mentoring 2021 activities.

                Our Volunteers make their best to match you to a potential Mentor who is as close as possible to your expectations and needs.

                Your PN Mentoring team

                • 20 Jan 2021
                • 08:30 - 09:45 (UTC+01:00)
                • Online Webinar Session
                Register

                The Learn to Lead Leadership Program

                With our new leadership program, increase your influence and develop your leadership skills, abilities to achieve higher outcomes and results with your team, customers and management.

                Designed together with our Partner Pink Elephants Communications, each webinar lasts 75 minutes and includes a 15-minute Q&A session, for you to directly ask questions to our experienced trainers. 

                The event is an individual session to register to when you are unable to join the whole program

                Watch our 2-minute video to discover what you will gain from the program and learn about our experienced trainers: https://youtu.be/NLl8MNTylSg  

                PROGRAM SCHEDULE & OBJECTIVES

                  January 20th 2021, 08:30 - 09:45, How to Handle Difficult Conversations
                    • Deal with difficult people and situations fairly
                    • Answer difficult questions and assert yourself against bullies 
                    • Get what you want with integrity
                    DISCOVER OUR EXPERIENCED TRAINERS

                    For over 30 years, Pink Elephant Communications helps professionals across the world to excel in their communication skills.


                    ANDREW MCFARLAN is Managing Director of Pink Elephant Communications, having presented over 500 courses on communication. In 2019 alone he led sessions in three continents for TE Connectivity, Amadeus, ATOS, Siemens and Exxon Mobil. In 2018, Andrew led training that led to £105 million of construction projects, based on persuasive presentation and question-answer techniques. He took over as Managing Director after 10 years of training clients in presentation skills, media management, negotiation skills, assertiveness and business writing.

                    COLIN STONE began his career as a reporter with Real Radio, going on to launch STV Glasgow in 2014 and hosting more than 750 live television segments. Since joining Pink Elephant in 2018, Colin has trained individuals in Madrid, Nice, Erding, Dubai, New York and Stockholm. His hours of on-air experience will help you deal with nerves under pressure. In addition, his radio and TV experience will help you to make the most of your voice and your body language to boost your authority.

                    • 18 Mar 2021
                    • 20:00 - 21:20 (UTC+01:00)
                    • Online Webinar Session
                    Register

                    The Learn to Lead Leadership Program

                    With our new leadership program, increase your influence and develop your leadership skills, abilities to achieve higher outcomes and results with your team, customers and management.

                    Designed together with our Partner Pink Elephants Communications, each webinar lasts 75 minutes and includes a 15-minute Q&A session, for you to directly ask questions to our experienced trainers. 

                    The event is an individual session to register to when you are unable to join the whole program

                    For those who already registered to the 6 modules registration, no need to register again.

                    Tip: keep the invoice since the program can be deducted from your German taxes. 

                    Watch our 2-minute video to discover what you will gain from the program and learn about our experienced trainers: https://youtu.be/NLl8MNTylSg  

                    PROGRAM SCHEDULE & OBJECTIVES

                      March 18th 2021, 20:00 - 21:15, How to Coach Others to Success
                        • Encourage success in others
                        • Teach skills in a group format
                        • Give feedback effectively to others and help others analyse themselves

                          DISCOVER OUR EXPERIENCED TRAINERS

                          For over 30 years, Pink Elephant Communications helps professionals across the world to excel in their communication skills.


                          BILL MCFARLAN is co-founder and co-owner of Pink Elephant Communications and leads more than a hundred training courses each year – helping clients deal with everything from job losses and product launches to undercover investigations by Panorama. His knowledge is based on two decades helping global business to get their message across – and even longer as a presenter with BBC, Scottish Television, Sky and Setanta. He ran the training that landed the 2014 Commonwealth Games for Glasgow, and Abellio the £6bn ScotRail franchise. His best-selling communications guide, Drop the Pink Elephant, has been translated into 12 different languages.


                          ANDREW MCFARLAN is Managing Director of Pink Elephant Communications, having presented over 500 courses on communication. In 2019 alone he led sessions in three continents for TE Connectivity, Amadeus, ATOS, Siemens and Exxon Mobil. In 2018, Andrew led training that led to £105 million of construction projects, based on persuasive presentation and question-answer techniques. He took over as Managing Director after 10 years of training clients in presentation skills, media management, negotiation skills, assertiveness and business writing.

                          COLIN STONE began his career as a reporter with Real Radio, going on to launch STV Glasgow in 2014 and hosting more than 750 live television segments. Since joining Pink Elephant in 2018, Colin has trained individuals in Madrid, Nice, Erding, Dubai, New York and Stockholm. His hours of on-air experience will help you deal with nerves under pressure. In addition, his radio and TV experience will help you to make the most of your voice and your body language to boost your authority.

                          • 21 Apr 2021
                          • 08:30 - 09:45 (UTC+02:00)
                          • Online Webinar Session
                          Register

                          The Learn to Lead Leadership Program

                          With our new leadership program, increase your influence and develop your leadership skills, abilities to achieve higher outcomes and results with your team, customers and management.

                          Designed together with our Partner Pink Elephants Communications, each webinar lasts 75 minutes and includes a 15-minute Q&A session, for you to directly ask questions to our experienced trainers. 

                          The event is an individual session to register to when you are unable to join the whole program

                          For those who already registered to the 6 modules registration, no need to register again.

                          Tip: keep the invoice since the program can be deducted from your German taxes. 

                          Watch our 2-minute video to discover what you will gain from the program and learn about our experienced trainers: https://youtu.be/NLl8MNTylSg  

                          PROGRAM SCHEDULE & OBJECTIVES

                             April 21st 2021, 08:30 - 09:45, Writing for Impact
                            • Write emails and reports so people read them
                            • Ensure your writing is brief and impactful throughout
                            • Use graphics and slides while presenting

                            For over 30 years, Pink Elephant Communications helps professionals across the world to excel in their communication skills.


                            BILL MCFARLAN is co-founder and co-owner of Pink Elephant Communications and leads more than a hundred training courses each year – helping clients deal with everything from job losses and product launches to undercover investigations by Panorama. His knowledge is based on two decades helping global business to get their message across – and even longer as a presenter with BBC, Scottish Television, Sky and Setanta. He ran the training that landed the 2014 Commonwealth Games for Glasgow, and Abellio the £6bn ScotRail franchise. His best-selling communications guide, Drop the Pink Elephant, has been translated into 12 different languages.


                            ANDREW MCFARLAN is Managing Director of Pink Elephant Communications, having presented over 500 courses on communication. In 2019 alone he led sessions in three continents for TE Connectivity, Amadeus, ATOS, Siemens and Exxon Mobil. In 2018, Andrew led training that led to £105 million of construction projects, based on persuasive presentation and question-answer techniques. He took over as Managing Director after 10 years of training clients in presentation skills, media management, negotiation skills, assertiveness and business writing.

                            COLIN STONE began his career as a reporter with Real Radio, going on to launch STV Glasgow in 2014 and hosting more than 750 live television segments. Since joining Pink Elephant in 2018, Colin has trained individuals in Madrid, Nice, Erding, Dubai, New York and Stockholm. His hours of on-air experience will help you deal with nerves under pressure. In addition, his radio and TV experience will help you to make the most of your voice and your body language to boost your authority.

                            • 24 Jun 2021
                            • 20:00 - 21:20 (UTC+02:00)
                            • Online Webinar Session
                            Register

                            The Learn to Lead Leadership Program

                            With our new leadership program, increase your influence and develop your leadership skills, abilities to achieve higher outcomes and results with your team, customers and management.

                            Designed together with our Partner Pink Elephants Communications

                            Each webinar lasts 75 minutes and includes a 15-minute Q&A session, for you to directly ask questions to our experienced trainers. 

                            The event is an individual session to register to when you are unable to join the whole program

                            For those who already registered to the 6 modules registration, no need to register again.

                            Tip: keep the invoice since the program can be deducted from your German taxes. 

                            Watch our 2-minute video to discover what you will gain from the program and learn about our experienced trainers: https://youtu.be/NLl8MNTylSg  

                            PROGRAM SCHEDULE & OBJECTIVES

                              June 24th 2021, 20:00 - 21:15, Effective Networking 
                              • Strike up meaningful conversations
                              • Bring wide-ranging discussions to a point
                              • Control conversations and follow-up effectively

                              DISCOVER OUR EXPERIENCED TRAINERS

                              For over 30 years, Pink Elephant Communications helps professionals across the world to excel in their communication skills.


                              BILL MCFARLAN is co-founder and co-owner of Pink Elephant Communications and leads more than a hundred training courses each year – helping clients deal with everything from job losses and product launches to undercover investigations by Panorama. His knowledge is based on two decades helping global business to get their message across – and even longer as a presenter with BBC, Scottish Television, Sky and Setanta. He ran the training that landed the 2014 Commonwealth Games for Glasgow, and Abellio the £6bn ScotRail franchise. His best-selling communications guide, Drop the Pink Elephant, has been translated into 12 different languages.


                              ANDREW MCFARLAN is Managing Director of Pink Elephant Communications, having presented over 500 courses on communication. In 2019 alone he led sessions in three continents for TE Connectivity, Amadeus, ATOS, Siemens and Exxon Mobil. In 2018, Andrew led training that led to £105 million of construction projects, based on persuasive presentation and question-answer techniques. He took over as Managing Director after 10 years of training clients in presentation skills, media management, negotiation skills, assertiveness and business writing.

                              COLIN STONE began his career as a reporter with Real Radio, going on to launch STV Glasgow in 2014 and hosting more than 750 live television segments. Since joining Pink Elephant in 2018, Colin has trained individuals in Madrid, Nice, Erding, Dubai, New York and Stockholm. His hours of on-air experience will help you deal with nerves under pressure. In addition, his radio and TV experience will help you to make the most of your voice and your body language to boost your authority.

                              • 14 Oct 2021
                              • 20:00 - 21:15 (UTC+02:00)
                              • Online Recorded - webinar
                              Register

                              The Learn to Lead Leadership Program

                              With our new leadership program, increase your influence and develop your leadership skills, abilities to achieve higher outcomes and results with your team, customers and management.

                              Designed together with our Partner Pink Elephants Communications, each webinar lasts 75 minutes and includes a 15-minute Q&A session, for you to directly ask questions to our experienced trainers. 

                              The event is an individual session to register to when you are unable to join the whole program

                              For those who already registered to the 6 modules registration, no need to register again.

                              PROGRAM SCHEDULE & OBJECTIVES

                                October 15th, 20:00 - 21:15, Mastering the Online Conversation

                                • How to make presentations, facilitate discussions and lead teams in a virtual world
                                • Be seen, be heard, be understood


                                DISCOVER OUR EXPERIENCED TRAINERS

                                For over 30 years, Pink Elephant Communications helps professionals across the world to excel in their communication skills.


                                BILL MCFARLAN is co-founder and co-owner of Pink Elephant Communications and leads more than a hundred training courses each year – helping clients deal with everything from job losses and product launches to undercover investigations by Panorama. His knowledge is based on two decades helping global business to get their message across – and even longer as a presenter with BBC, Scottish Television, Sky and Setanta. He ran the training that landed the 2014 Commonwealth Games for Glasgow, and Abellio the £6bn ScotRail franchise. His best-selling communications guide, Drop the Pink Elephant, has been translated into 12 different languages.


                                ANDREW MCFARLAN is Managing Director of Pink Elephant Communications, having presented over 500 courses on communication. In 2019 alone he led sessions in three continents for TE Connectivity, Amadeus, ATOS, Siemens and Exxon Mobil. In 2018, Andrew led training that led to £105 million of construction projects, based on persuasive presentation and question-answer techniques. He took over as Managing Director after 10 years of training clients in presentation skills, media management, negotiation skills, assertiveness and business writing.

                                COLIN STONE began his career as a reporter with Real Radio, going on to launch STV Glasgow in 2014 and hosting more than 750 live television segments. Since joining Pink Elephant in 2018, Colin has trained individuals in Madrid, Nice, Erding, Dubai, New York and Stockholm. His hours of on-air experience will help you deal with nerves under pressure. In addition, his radio and TV experience will help you to make the most of your voice and your body language to boost your authority.

                              Past events

                              6 Sep 2020 Everyone Communicates, Few Connect Mastermind
                              5 Jul 2020 Mastermind - The 15 Invaluables Laws of Growth
                              25 Jun 2020 Webinar - How to play the corporate game and win -Hannalie Marsh
                              29 May 2020 Workshop - Strategic Relationship Building PART 1 Webinar
                              30 Apr 2020 Webinar - How to play the corporate game and win - Michael Aron
                              8 Mar 2020 Dress for Success Workshop
                              28 Feb 2020 Mentor Registration: 2020 PN Mentoring Program
                              6 Feb 2020 Create Meaningful Relationships with the "Working Out Loud" Workshop
                              16 Jan 2020 Networking - Spirits of the New Year - SOLD OUT!
                              6 Jan 2020 Broadcasting - You are Here to Be a Leader. Empower with Coaching
                              5 Dec 2019 Special Networking With Baking Christmas Cookies
                              16 Nov 2019 Conscious Leadership Workshop
                              17 Oct 2019 Involving Men in Women's Empowerment Projects
                              10 Oct 2019 PN Munich at herCAREER 2019
                              23 Sep 2019 **Oktoberfest - VIP Table at Marstall**(only 8 seats)
                              18 Sep 2019 Webinar - Where you are in your life right now is a reflection of what you believe!
                              28 Aug 2019 Broadcasting - Be the Architect of Your life
                              20 Aug 2019 Broadcasting - You are Here to Be a Leader. Empower with Coaching
                              18 Jul 2019 Annual Summer Dinner
                              11 Jul 2019 EPWN Innovation in Payment Meetup
                              9 Jul 2019 2019 - AGM (Annual General Meeting) & Networking **Members Only**
                              6 Jul 2019 PN Mentoring - Get Together
                              27 Jun 2019 Workshop - Leadership styles, motivation & delegation
                              14 May 2019 Broadcasting - Mastering Recruitment in German Culture
                              11 Apr 2019 Be the Architect of your Life - Lifestyle Design
                              21 Mar 2019 Broadcasting - **Members Only** International Women's Day with Karen Mancini
                              19 Mar 2019 Broadcasting - It's not what You say, it is how you say it!
                              7 Mar 2019 International Women’s Day
                              10 Feb 2019 Fresh Networking on Sunday!
                              22 Jan 2019 It's Not What You Say, It's How You Say It
                              13 Dec 2018 PWN Munich Dine & Shine - Holiday Dinner and Networking Event
                              22 Nov 2018 Innovative Leadership Workshop
                              8 Nov 2018 WiBD - Q4 Meetup at Gemalto
                              4 Nov 2018 2018 - AGM (Annual General Meeting) & Networking **Members Only**
                              24 Oct 2018 Meet and greet PWN Munich at EU Business School
                              11 Oct 2018 YOU Are Your Own Best Business Card
                              11 Oct 2018 PWN Munich at herCAREER
                              19 Jul 2018 Annual Summer Dinner
                              7 Jun 2018 Crossing Over & Transitioning from Corporate Existence to Life in Non-Profit

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