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Listen to Your Heart, and Success Will Follow

Intelligently facilitated and fast-paced, Listen to Your Heart, and Success Will Follow will help you enjoy the rewards that come from doing what really makes you happy! Your instructor and a caring community of students will help you begin designing a life that really works for you.

With a complete understanding of your own interests, values, needs and abilities, you'll learn how you can use work to express yourself and share your interests and talents. Your every day will be filled with joy and inspiration, and a greater depth of meaning will be added to everything you do. This course program is skillfully crafted to weave experiential learning with the conceptual presentation, giving you time to experience, understand, and implement each new strategy as it is introduced.

6 Weeks / 24 Course Hrs
Starting October 18, 2017

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Listen to Your Heart, and Success Will Follow

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Listen to Your Heart, and Success Will Follow Details + Objective

Course Code: wyh

You Will Learn
  • Develop strategies to handle change, cope with stress and turn anxieties into opportunities
  • Discover and identify your needs and values through assessment evaluations
  • Learn how to define your outcomes and purposes, determine your resources, word goal statements and create action plans
  • Explore ways to overcome your fears; create and maintain balance in your life; practice self-care, integrity and humor in the workplace
  • Learn techniques to release any blockages to a happy life
  • Identify new ways to become a more valued employee
  • Gain an opportunity to experience career coaching, resume writing, interview role-playing
How the course is taught
  • Instructor-led course
  • 6 weeks in duration
  • Courses begin each month
  • 2 lessons released each week
  • 24 course hours
How you will benefit
  • Develop your own personal advantage assessment for career planning
  • Master the art of connection and build a community of people and resources that support your new choices in life
  • Enjoy the rewards that come from doing what really makes you happy
  • Design a life that really works for you
Listen to Your Heart, and Success Will Follow Outline
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Week 1:

Get a taste of the powerful tools, strategies, systems, and solutions in this course that will help guide you toward discovering, creating, and implementing your heartfelt desires. Then address the first key toward happiness, which is letting go of the past. Learn strategies for how to cope with the stress and anxiety that change brings, and go over some tips you can use to guide you in establishing new boundaries and how to honor them.

Week 2:

Examine and evaluate the choices you've made in the past, particularly in regard to lifestyle, relationships, and career to see what worked, what didn't work, and what you would like to have happened. Then, get to know yourself as you get clear about who you are (your skills, aptitudes, gifts, talents, passions, desires, needs, and values) so you'll be able to strengthen your personal foundation and thus design a high-quality life.

Week 3:

Tap into your imagination faculties to start creating whatever your heart desires where you’ll discover how to separate yourself from the "mind-stuff" that keeps you blocked from achieving your dreams. Then learn how to set goals. You’ll learn what you need to do achieve your goals and them into realities.

Week 4:

Explore some tools and strategies you can use to help overcome your fears, and understand how to keep fear from preventing you from designing your life to be everything you want it to be. You’ll also focus on the idea that the people you spend time with need to support your well-being.

Week 5:

Learn the importance of humor and go over the steps to reducing the frustrations that develop from too much stress. You’ll also learn about the value of meditation, time management, and how to create your own health team. Then, you’ll explore the key to working happily.

Week 6:

Sometimes you need to find a new job in order to be happy, and there are things you can do to make the process more effective and increase the possibility you'll find the work you want. This lesson will assist you in this process. Finally, be inspired to get started now and live the life you were meant to be living!

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Listen to Your Heart, and Success Will Follow Instructors
Cynthia Christianson

Cynthia Christianson, M.A., coaches and teaches personal development courses individually and also at the college level. She has over 25 years experience in designing and teaching programs related to self-improvement. Her articles have been published in magazines for parents and on a popular Web site for women.

Listen to Your Heart, and Success Will Follow Requirements / Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Listen to Your Heart, and Success Will Follow Frequently Asked Questions
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When can I get started?

A new session of each course opens each month, allowing you to enroll whenever your busy schedule permits!

How does it work?

Once a session starts, two lessons will be released each week, for the six-week duration of your course. You will have access to all previously released lessons until the course ends.

How long do I have to complete each lesson?

Keep in mind that the interactive discussion area for each lesson automatically closes 2 weeks after each lesson is released, so you’re encouraged to complete each lesson within two weeks of its release.

What if I need an extension?

The Final Exam will be released on the same day as the last lesson. Once the Final Exam has been released, you will have 2 weeks plus 10 days to complete the Final and finish any remaining lessons in your course. No further extensions can be provided beyond these 10 days.

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