Fables and Fairy Tales – Lessons for the Workplace
Participants will deduce work place lessons from fairy tales and fables. They will take away stories as reminders of appropriate behaviors to emulate in the work place.
Lecture will be supplemented with classroom exercises to strengthen the participant’s understanding of the methods presented.
Key Session Topics:
- Grimm’s and Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales lessons for the work environment (i.e. Beauty and the Beast – things are not always as they seem – the danger of assumptions, The Emperor’s New Clothes – discussing the problems or truths others don’t want to address)
- Aesop’s Fables lessons for the work environment (i.e. The Belly and the Other Members – team building lesson, The Goose with the Golden Eggs – patience, The Farthing Rushlight – know your strengths and talents)
Who Should Attend:
All personnel interested in applying lessons from stories to improve productivity and performance.