DATE: 15 May 2020

TIME: 16:00 to 18:00 TRT Turkey time [9 am to 11:00 am EDT]

HOST COUNTRY: Turkey (Webinar is in English language)

Women owned businesses across the WEConnect International global network find these trying times. In the spirit of bringing women business owners together to share their experiences during the COVID-19 crisis, this webinar hosted by WEConnect International in Turkey invites transformational leader Yvonne Thompson, founder of Change Innovators, to talk about “Leading During Crisis and What the Science Tells Us!”

As part of the WECope: How to Sustain Your Business During the COVID-19 Crisis series, this two-part webinar explores the science of what happens to us when under threat and what to do about it. We cover how to create balance and coherence in the brain and how to create optimal brain function during even the most difficult times. We will explore a well-known model to explain what we can do to better react more appropriately. We will also discuss how our employees may be feeling and how we can reduce their stress as we all lead during crisis.


Part One*:
• The threat response – levels of stress
• Overview of the SCARF Model by author Dr. David Rock, The Neuroleadership Institute
• Key components of the SCARF Model that are most important during the Covid-19 Pandemic Virus
• Q&A
*Part one includes research and information developed by Dr. David Rock, Co-founder of the Neuroleadership Institute

10-minute break

Part Two:
• Brain Science and why it matters
• Key components for Attention Regulation
• PFC vs. the Limbic system activation
• The importance of Coherence and how to attain it
• Q&A

• Yvonne Thompson MA, CPHR, SHRM-SCP, Founder and Managing Director
• Michael Thompson, BBa, ACC, HeartMath Certified, Leadership Consultant and Coach, Lead Faculty NA


Register here!