2. Monday 25 June: Leadership Skills for All

Day session: 8.30am-3.30pm
Twilight session: 4.40-6.15pm
Queen Elizabeth Hall, Oldham, OL1 1QJ

Floyd Woodrow is the managing director and founder of Chrysalis Worldwide, a world leading values-based organisation. Floyd has had success as a military leader, director, non-executive director, consultant and negotiator and is committed to developing teams and individuals through performance training.

He spent a number of years in the military and was awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal for his work in Iraq and an MBE for his work in Afghanistan. Floyd studied law and psychology and wrote his first book ‘Learning to Learn’ while his time in the military. He’s also published two other books including ‘The secret to Elite Leadership and Performance’ and ‘The Warrior, The Strategist and You’ – the latter outlining the ‘Compass for Life Model for Leadership and Life’.

Floyd will be talking about the ‘Compass for Life Model’ - a new teaching aid aimed at transforming the aspirations of school children and teachers. It changes the relationship between teachers and students and aims to instil strategy, direction, values, bravery, determination and resilience, which will improve performance in all aspects of school life and beyond.

Floyd Woodrow: Compass and Leadership – Day Session

8.30am-9am - Conference registration

9am-9.20am - Music welcome from Oldham Lyceum Strings group

9.20-9.30am - Welcome - Andrew Sutherland, Director Education and Early Years Oldham Council

9.30-9.40am - Conference opening: Councillor Amanda Chadderton, Portfolio Holder for Education and Early Years.

09.30-10.45am - Introduction and finding our North Star     

10.45-11am - Coffee break

11-11.45am - Introduction to the Strategist   

11.45am-12.30pm - Introduction to Ethos/Values       

12.30-1.30pm - Lunch      

1.30-2.30pm - Introduction to the Warrior     

2.30-3pm - The back pack and magnets       

3-3.30pm - Discussion         

Tickets for this event are free. Book ticket/s for an individual speaker, or for the full day, here.

Floyd Woodrow: Introduction to the Compass for Life – Twilight Session

4.40-6.15pm    

Tickets for this event are free. Book your ticket/s here.