Make the Right Impression is a workshop that Victoria and I have designed to give students additional edge in the current highly competitive educational environment. Over the course of the day they develop their personal presentation skills in advance of applying to senior schools with particular emphasis on overcoming nerves, confidence building , and how to create a positive impression at first meetings and interview.
Students enjoyed a great morning session working on physical and mental exercises that helped them to see how they come across to others and not only built their confidence but gave them easy to use strategies and approaches to ensure that they could present themselves in relaxed and confident manner for interview.
After another of Victoria’s famous lunches the afternoon began with a discussion on the personal attributes and qualities that the students might want to highlight as they worked on building up their own personal profiles. This was then used in a series of one to one practice interviews with feedback. Eveyone agreed it had been most useful day and without exception all felt that what they had learned would help them to “make the right impression…”