Developing EQ:

Behavioural Change Through Technology

Speaker: Mark Baker

Founder and CEO of Mygrow


Outline of Discussion

·         The primacy of Agent vs System in the Psychology of Organisations
·         The neurological basis of Thoughts, Emotions and Feelings in behavioural change
·         Emotional addiction’s restrictive role in behavioural change
·         Neurological principles critical to people development
·         Major pedagogical concerns in the people development industry
·         Technology as a tool for development and neurological change
·         SA’s global leadership in EQ development at scale
·         Implications of scaled EQ development for Organisational Development and Culture Change
·         Real-time organisation-wide data for Human Capital Strategy
·         Discussion around future trends and industry problems


About the Speaker: Mark Baker

Mark is a psychologist specialising in the development of Emotional Intelligence (EI) for managers and leaders.
A highly sought after conference speaker, he has worked in the mining, logistics, finance, hospitality and manufacturing industries. He is the founder and CEO of Mygrow, an online EI development platform based on cutting edge neuroscience principles. Mygrow develops EI through video based micro-learning content (10 mins per day), daily testing and technique implementation that provides real-time data for organisation wide psychological development processes. His PhD work is focused on “The impact of Emotional Intelligence on Organisational Culture” and marks a shift in the pedagogical approach to EI development and culture change, making it possible to generate rich data on the subconscious factors of the organisation. 


Date:  Thursday, 28 March 2018
Times: 8:00 - 10:45
Registration: 8:00 for 8:30
Networking: 08:30 - 9:00
Breakfast: 09:00 - 09:45
Speaker: 09:45 - 10:30
Questions and Closing: 10:30 - 10:45

Venue: Welsford's Bistro, Black River Park South,
Collingwood Building, Fir Street, Observatory,
Cape Town.

Cost: R270 per person



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