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  • Lectures 21
  • Length 3 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 3/2013 English

Course Description

SUCCESS TOOLS is a course designed to empower people of all backgrounds and personalities to take more control of their life, personally and professionally, with the aim of helping them become successful in life; for themselves, those they care about and in their own way.

We don't claim to have a magic secret or a set of 100% guaranteed steps, but we do have knowledge and expertise that literally thousands of people have found to be easy to understand, easy to apply and easy to adopt into their real lives.

The Success Tool course is delivered using a range of materials including audio, video and PowerPoint plus some download self-assessments, activities and challenges.

What are the requirements?

  • An open mind and a willingness to work on it

What am I going to get from this course?

  • To give you tools to take more control of how your life goes, personally and professionally

Who is the target audience?

  • Anyone who wants to grow and move forward

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Welcome to Success Tools

Meet New Zealand-based performance coach, Ian Richards, and get a quick outline of the course, what's in it and how it will help you create your own success in life - personally and professionally.

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Hey guys, you REALLY need to read this!
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Download and complete this self-assessment tool to see where your Foundations of Success behaviours are right now

Section 2: Power & Value

In this lecture we look at two fundamental characteristics that underpin the beliefs, mindsets and behaviours required to enable you to take control of your future, your peformance and build the quality relationships essential for personal and professional success

12 pages
Download key notes and activities on the Foundations of Success - efficacy and esteem
This lecture describes the factors that influence efficacy and esteem (your Foundations of Success) and provides some tools that you can start using right now.
2 pages
Summary of the process for enhancing efficacy and esteem plus tools you can start using right now.
Section 3: Head Stuff
In this lecture we introduce a key idea from high-performance psychology that links memory to your behaviour, the choices you make and your performance
Here's a model that seems to give us a great insight into how the mind works - sometimes for us and sometimes against us!
11 pages
These notes and activities will help you assimilate the ideas from the Head Stuff section
Section 4: Performance Goals
This lecture builds on the model of the mind that we met earlier to explain how high-performance goal setting can generate the energy, motivation, awareness and creativity needed to achieve big goals and make your successful life a reality.  
In this lecture Ian explains the significance of having both big and small goals and getting these to work together.
Creating a successful life requires you to maintain focus, energy, creativity and motivation towards achieving your goals. How do successful people do this?
15 pages
Here are some notes, additional ideas and tools on high-performance goals setting, plus some activities and challenges
Section 5: Looking Forward
Looking forward in the right way and deliberately controlling the input to your subconscious is a critical skill used by all top athletes and something that successful people seem to do 'naturally'
12 pages
Downloadable notes and activities for the Looking Forward section
Section 6: Maintaining Performance
Controlling your self-talk is probably the most important thing you can do as you try to maintain and build your performance.
Motivation is a complicated area and so here are some simple ideas to help you do more and avoid less!
12 pages
Notes to help you maintain performance including some great activities for you to try
Section 7: Summary
Summing up and challenging you to think big and attack your future!
5 pages
Some notes to round things up plus an activity that is critical to moving forward and applying the ideas and tools from the course

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Instructor Biography

High-performance coach Ian Richards, Founder & Director, INNERVATE

High-performance coach, Ian Richards, has held leadership roles in the corporate, state and education sectors in the UK, Middle East and New Zealand. He holds a degree in mathematics, a diploma in business studies and a Masters degree focused on psychology, behaviour and change.

Ian has written numerous articles on behaviour, performance, leadership and culture and designed a wide variety of highly successful personal development and leadership programmes for use across all sectors. He has also published a successful book on enhancing the mental approach to golf.

Ian works with leading organisations and is a respected performance coach, supporting a wide range of individuals including senior executives and top sports people.

Ian moved to New Zealand in 2003 and now lives in Hawke’s Bay with his wife and three children.

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