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Personal Skills and Self Development

Every session at Jolt is crafted to give immediate, measurable value — giving every participant a skill they can use tomorrow morning. All our sessions are casted LIVE to our campuses by world-class experts from the four greatest innovation hubs on the planet – Silicon Valley, London,Tel-Aviv and New York.

What is Personal development?

Personal development is a lifelong process. It's how people assess their skills and qualities, consider their aims in life and set goals to realise and maximise their potential. This page will help you identify the skills you need to set these life goals and enhance your employability prospects, raise your confidence, and lead to a more fulfilling, higher quality life. A Personal development plan aids you in making relevant, positive and effective life choices and decisions for your future to enable personal empowerment.

Personal development  courses

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Wix: How to Build A Killer Landing Page

Wix: How to Build A Killer Landing Page

Your website's never been more important. In this workshop, you'll learn how to design a site to increase sales using Wix.

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

Presenting Your Ideas with Persuasion

Presenting Your Ideas with Persuasion

Learn how to present your ideas in a much more persuasive way

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

Challenge your Assumptions: How to Make Unbiased Decisions

Challenge your Assumptions: How to Make Unbiased Decisions

No one is immune to their own subconscious bias. Learn a method for identifying others' biases (and your own) and mitigating it to make the best decision. At the end of this Jolt, you'll be able to come to a conclusion that doesn't overlook biases but anticipates them and takes them into account.

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

Create your Career Development Plan

Create your Career Development Plan

Figuring out what you want to do with your career can be daunting. This Jolt will provide you with perspectives, techniques, tools, and ideas to help you move forward with the career journey that's right for you

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

Define your Personal Brand

Define your Personal Brand

Get started in personal branding, finding your audience and how to eventually monetize your personal brand.

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

Design Powerful Presentations

Design Powerful Presentations

Expand your professional growth and learn how to prepare and deliver a presentation that conveys an impactful message.

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

Embrace conflicts to boost team collaboration

Embrace conflicts to boost team collaboration

Understand the benefits of collaborative and regenerative systems and then learn to craft win-win-win solutions, using various strategic and creative thinking tools.

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

Fundamental Techniques for Influencing Others

Fundamental Techniques for Influencing Others

Unlock powerful gestures and actions based on the groundbreaking book, 'How to Win Friends and Influence People'.

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

Get ready for your next Job Interview

Get ready for your next Job Interview

How does a recruiting process work and the importance of understanding the role you're applying to. You'll learn how to present yourself as the most suitable candidate, practice how to answer character questions in interviews and also get a deep understanding of the interviewer's perspective

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

Giving Feedback that Makes a Difference

Giving Feedback that Makes a Difference

How do we know when feedback is effective? What are the signs you should look for to make sure your message comes across? What can you do when things go wrong? Learn how to provide meaningful and effective feedback to your manager, co-workers, and staff.

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

How to Automate Processes

How to Automate Processes

Automation can save you major time and brainpower. Discover tools and automation hacks that will boost your productivity.

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

How to Build a Great LinkedIn Profile

How to Build a Great LinkedIn Profile

Walk through the different use cases of LinkedIn, breakdown the elements of the member profile, and gain best practices to help you achieve your goals on the platform. At the end of this Jolt, you will be able to tell your professional story in a compelling manner and tailor it to your career path.

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

How to Improve your Personal Brand

How to Improve your Personal Brand

Learn a framework for nurturing & promoting your personal brand without losing its authenticity.

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

How to Negotiate your Next Salary

How to Negotiate your Next Salary

Identify your negotiation barriers, prepare effectively for salary negotiations and learn tactics that'll give you leverage.

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

How to collaboratively negotiate Win-Win outcomes

How to collaboratively negotiate Win-Win outcomes

How to creatively and collaboratively find win/win possibilities in every negotiation

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

Improve your CV

Improve your CV

Practice key principles for writing and designing an eye-catching CV, and learn how to use it to promote yourself online.

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

Storytelling For Business

Storytelling For Business

Storytelling is the biggest competitive business advantage in the world. Demystify what “storytelling” means and learn the best practices to make it the backbone of your business life

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

The Four Stages of Career Development: Where Do You Stand?

The Four Stages of Career Development: Where Do You Stand?

Discover the different stages of Career Development, identify where you are currently, and learn how to what it takes to advance it.

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse
skills
Personal Skills & Self Development
Marketing, Sales and CS
Management & Leadership
Finance
Product
Data

Work Smarter, Not Harder: Best Practices for Managing your Time and Energy

Work Smarter, Not Harder: Best Practices for Managing your Time and Energy

"Slowing down is sometimes the best way to speed up." (Mike Vance). Optimize creativity and set achievable yet ambitious goals, while mitigating distractions. Using three new practices, you'll be able to prioritize your tasks more efficiently, reduce anxiety, and make meaningful progress in your work.

90 minutes
Single
3 hours
Workshop
4 singles
Minicourse

Jolt's Best Self Development Teachers

Efrat Dagan

Head of Talent Acqusition @ Mr

Efrat has recently joined Lyft to the head autonomous talent team. Previously Efrat managed Staffing Teams for Google in EMEA and in the US for over a decade.In her last role at Google she has been a Global Staffing Leader at headquarters, earlier she has led Staffing for six of Google’s offices in Europe, including Israel, .She has also managed recruiting for WAZE since it’s acquisition in 2013. Efrat has been selected as one of Israel’s most prominent human resources leaders. Efrat is married +2 and a proud design geek.

Yon Borthwick

Career Development Consultant @ Compass Events Consulting

A learning consultant, leadership coach and group facilitator, with 8 years experience working in learning and development. With an MSc in Psychology and a diploma in coaching, I bring both a scientific base and interpersonal skills to the challenges faced in businesses today. I love the complexity that is involved in working with people and building solutions with them. Through developing a mastery in working with people we can build the most efficient organisations, the healthiest environments and the happiest teams.

Jonas Altman

Founder @ SOCIAL FABRIC

Jonas helps people do their best work. As founder of award-winning design practice Social Fabric, Jonas creates learning experiences that elevate people so they can transform how they learn, organise, and innovate. He's an adjunct professor at UBC Sauder School of Business, international speaker, a contributor to The Guardian, Inc, and Quartz. and his second book about meaningful work is published by Wiley in 2020.

Max Newton

Principal @ Invisible SalesPro (SalesCoachLondon)

Max is a consultant and crazy passionate sales coach. He loves helping visionaries, freelancers, entrepreneurs and business owners bring their vision to the people. His real passion is showing game-changers how to influence and persuade potential customers into wanting to become ACTUAL customers. Max has worked in sales for 10 years, however I really sucked and nobody wanted to do business with him for the first 2! Max will help you get the results that you deserve and eliminate the ‘guess work’ and failure period.

Guy Shulberg

Trainer In Communication Skills @ Vayomar

Guy's a living proof that asking lots of questions and not knowing anything in particular could be an Asset. Professionally, he specialize in communicating and simplifying Ideas, helping Entrepreneurs, Business-People and Social Activists define what they do in front of various audiences. Personally, he has a strong belief that anything can be explained to anyone - provided that you build your massage to intuitively suit your audience. Physically he is in jerusalem, where he still has lots of questions.

Madison Salters

Content Writer, Editor, Researcher @ The United Nations, Huffington Post, Peter Gabriel's The Toolbox, the UNTITLED Magazine, TripAdvisor

An award-winning journalist, editor, writer, documentarian, and translator, Madison Salters has been published across major new outlets and literary magazines, including The Huffington Post, TripAdvisor, and the United Nations Press. She is the Editor-in-Chief of Peter Gabriel's The Toolbox, and Nonfiction Editor of Ruminate Magazine. Named "Top 30 Under 30" by Westchester Magazine, Innovator of the Year by UCL and SOAS of London, and a UNESCO Ambassador of Peace and Cross-Cultural Dialogue, she is a sought-after public speaker.

Tony Perzow

CEO, Founder @ You Suck At Negotiating

A former negotiation trainer at the Karrass Organization and Vice President of negotiation training at Strategic Pricing Associates, Tony’s mission is to help others be insanely successful. His highly engaging presentations shatter the myths and misconceptions that prevent most companies and individuals from negotiating effectively. He blends the 30,000-foot view with in-the-trenches experience and practical tools to create immediate and lasting change. Your attendee will never think about leaving money on the table the same way again.

Adam Banning

Host / Producer @ The Adam Harman Show

Over the past 25 years, Adam Banning has been a highly successful Salesman, Sales Manager and Sales Trainer. After breaking all of the sales records at one of the largest companies in the nutritional supplement industry, he began training other members of his sales team about the art of asking "Power Questions". Many of those who embraced his trainings went on to become top sales reps as well. Adam is also a popular lecturer in the field of Functional Medicine, author of two books on human potential, and a radio show host in Los Angeles.

Noga Meron

Organizational Consultant & Group Facilitator @ Noga Meron

Experienced Organizational Development Practitioner with a demonstrated history of working in the management consulting industry. Skilled in Leadership development programs, Executive Coaching, Team Building, Instructional Design and Group Facilitation. Strong entrepreneurship professional with a certification focused in group facilitation from Tel Aviv University.

Jon Younger

Founder @ Agile talent collaborative

Jon Younger is a huge fan of Jolt, as well as an early investor. He’s also the best selling author of Agile Talent, HR From the Outside In, and HR Transformation. Younger took two startups public and was SVP HR for a top US bank. A frequent conference keynoter, he has taught at U Michigan, Indian School of Business, and Copenhagen Business School.

What skills do you need to be better Personal development?

The Best Books for Personal Development

How to Win Friends & Influence People

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change

Think and Grow Rich

The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment

The 4 Hour Workweek

You Are a Badass®: How to Stop Doubting Your Greatness and StartLiving an Awesome Life

The Power of Positive Thinking

The Magic of Thinking Big