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Teresa Phillips Joins Call of the Wild

Teresa Phillips Call of the WildWe are pleased to announce that Tersea Phillips has joined the Call of the Wild team as a Business Development Executive. Teresa, who has a wealth of experience in the work based learning sector, will be responsible for developing our new  vocational training business. This includes funded management apprenticeships, VRQ and NVQ qualifications.

A number of clients have already met Teresa and have signed up to our vocational training qualifications. If she knocks on your door please be polite and offer her a cup of tea!

Research Shows Call of the Wild Leading the Way with ‘World Class’ Approach to Development

Experiential learning with Call of the WildLeadership and Management Wales latest research into delivering ‘world class’ leadership and management development has delivered new insights, helping them to form their strategy for the future. The findings demonstrate that Call of the Wild’s approach to leadership and management development has been innovative and “…can be a more effective way to improve higher level leadership skills.”

The research, which will be published on their website soon, produces several key outcomes, including:

Call of the Wild Appear in ILM’s ‘The Edge’ Magazine

How Reflective Walking Can Make you a Better Leader

ilmWe are pleased to announce that our innovative work on Reflective walking has been noted by The Institute of Leadership and Management’s ‘The Edge’ magazine. Managers are being advised to amble outside of their normal working environment to help solve problems.

‘Reflective walking’ sounds like the kind of New Age fad favoured by Highgate Mums in between their juice cleanse and taking little Petronella to ballet classes. But taking some time out for a meditative stroll could help you solve problems and become a better leader or manager, according to leadership training company Call of the Wild.

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Mike JohnsonMike Johnson from Four Reel Media has been kind enough to give us his thoughts and opinions on the quality of the service Call of the Wild have delivered for him. Click here to see what Mike has to say

Combined Company Team Build & Christmas Party Idea

Company Office Christmas PartyForget about sending a company Christmas card this year , forget the bowling and beer  for the office party! Why not combine a team building event with an unusual festive marketing opportunity by creating your very own Company Christmas song! An office Christmas party idea with a difference which can be completed in one day.

For more information on our song in a day click here

Employee Engagement – Video

Information and advcie and guidanceThis is an excellent infographic video with useful information about employee engagement. So what is employee engagement . Is it about unlocking employee potential in order to drive high performance, is it about getting that discretionary effort from staff and how do you achieve this.

Our Article on Reflective Walking Appears in Management Today

How Reflective Walking Can Make you a Better Leader

Reflective WalkingWe are pleased to announce that our innovative work on Reflective walking has been noted by ‘Management Today‘. It states that

Managers are being advised to amble outside of their normal working environment to help solve problems.

‘Reflective walking’ sounds like the kind of New Age fad favoured by Highgate Mums in between their juice cleanse and taking little Petronella to ballet classes. But taking some time out for a meditative stroll could help you solve problems and become a better leader or manager, according to leadership training company Call of the Wild.

Call of the Wild’s Simon Forzani Swimming Equivalent to English Channel 22 Miles for Charity

OA_edited-1ne of our team, Simon Forzani is seeking your help. In memory of his son Anthony, who died of Leukaemia aged 10, Simon is going to swim the equivalent distance of the English Channel in a single day in order to raise awareness of the condition and encourage you to either sign up to the  Anthony Nolan Register and/or donate money to this worthy cause.

This is Simon’s story:-

Call of the Wild Now Working withTony Faulkner

Tony FaulknerWe are pleased to announce that Tony Faulkner is now working as an Associate with Call of the Wild . Tony brings a vast knowledge of sports psychology and coaching to the business arena. Tony Faulkner has been working in the area of performance psychology and coaching in the English Premier League for the past 17 years. He has researched and developed a working model to profile and develop the psychological, emotional and social traits required to maximize performance.  Tony was also the former Performance and Development Manager at Manchester City Football Club.

Click here for more information

Free Event with Tori James – Everest, Chocolates and Business Improvement

Everest, chocolate and business improvement networking eventEverest, Chocolates and Business Improvement

Date – 8th May 2014
Time – 6-9pm
Venue – Nant-y-Ffin Hotel Llandissilio, Clynderwen, Dyfed SA66 7SU
Cost – Free

Call of the Wild and Simply the Best Training, two of Wales’s leading training companies, invite you to an evening of inspiration, networking and business development opportunities. If you work in the land-based sector in Wales then this is an event for you!