Author: Kate

Lions Club Youth of the Year Region Final

LIONS CLUB YOUTH OF THE YEAR REGION FINAL  The future of the Geelong region is very bright as the leadership, confidence and community mindedness was oozing as three contestants vied for the title of Lions Club Youth of the Year, Region Final. What a privilege it was to be asked to be on the judging […]

The Confidence Company at Little River Primary School

THE CONFIDENCE COMPANY AT LITTLE RIVER PRIMARY SCHOOL The Confidence Company visited Little River Primary School today. Communication, leadership, confidence, teamwork and resilience were on the agenda! We observed a wide range of differing learning styles with students identifying as either visual learners, auditory learners or kinaesthetic learners.  55 VERY willing and enthusiastic grade 4,5 […]

The Confidence Company at Geelong’s Marketing Circle

THE CONFIDENCE COMPANY AT GEELONG’S MARKETING CIRCLE The Confidence Company is privileged to be associated with Geelong’s Marketing Circle; the first of it’s kind in Geelong!   Business owners learn tips and tricks to maximise their impact. Kate delivered a presentation which detailed ways to engage your audience, and deliver a presentation calmly and confidently. Thanks to all who […]

The Confidence Company at Deakin University

THE CONFIDENCE COMPANY AT DEAKIN This week The Confidence Company delivered a workshop at Deakin University to 34 aspiring STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) students. The workshop centred around: – resume building – interview tips and techniques – employing skills to enhance confidence  We commend the students, who had travelled from all areas of Victoria, […]

2018 Geelong Small Business Awards

AWARDS TIME The Confidence Company is thrilled to have been nominated for: The 2018 Geelong Small Business Awards and would very much appreciate  YOUR VOTE   We’ve been nominated for the categories of: “HEALTH, FITNESS & WELLBEING”  and   “PROFESSIONAL SERVICES”   This means we’ve been recognised as a small business making a significant impact in the […]

International Women’s Day

The Confidence Company at International Women’s Day Marking International Women’s Day on March the 8th, The Confidence Company joined four other remarkable women at Australia Post Small Business Hive to tell stories. Like any good story, the night began with an INTRODUCTION: Wine. Cheese. The hum of an expectant crowd. An audience composed of excited […]

3 Tips To Get More Student Confidence In Your Classroom 1. Praise EFFORT rather than INTELLIGENCE Placing value on student effort demonstrates that perseverance rather than the outcome of the task is the key to success. Perceived intelligence is often viewed by the student as a FIXED trait and therefore students who don’t considered themselves to […]