Life Possibilities - Finding Your Road In Life

A practical hands-on activity-based course to teach you how to know yourself, know your world and find your way in life.
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  • Lectures 20
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 4/2015 English

Course Description

This course presents a practical and easy-to-learn process life success formula. It teaches you how to know yourself and your world, then to use what you discover to be able to decide how to move through life - you learn how to find your fit in work and life. Most of us lack the clarity to know how to make great decisions about how to move through life - what is for us and what isn't for us. This course will teach you a life process so that you always have the right information to make good work and life decisions - at any age, at any time. This course teaches you the steps to know how to build your life around what you do best.

This course never looks to tell you who or what you should be. Instead, it teaches a process to help you discover it for yourself. You become clear about who you are and how to connect what is best in you (your talents, strengths, passions and interests) to today's world to find your fit.

This course is taught around the country in high schools, colleges, workplaces, with retirees and for people in work and life transition.

This process is delivered through the Life Possibilities Manual and the course lectures/videos. The lectures support the 6 course sections:

  1. Orientation – this section helps you understand the full Life Possibilities Process, its steps, forms and activities. You will be introduced to the Life Possibilities Manual.
  2. Perception – Know Yourself - this module introduces how to know yourself through 6 instructor-facilitated activities (gather information. You will be guided how to complete the activities, then allowed to complete them on your own. What you learn from the activities will be recorded in your Life Possibilities Manual.
  3. Perception - Know Your World - this module introduces how to expand what you know of your world through 2 instructor-facilitated activities (gather information). You will be guided how to complete the activities, then allowed to complete them on your own. What you learn from the activities will be recorded in your Life Possibilities Manual.
  4. Creating Possibilities – This section introduces a new way to build and edit meaningful possibilities to ensure you always know how to move through work and life. You will be guided through the possibilities creation process then given time to build and edit your own possibilities.
  5. Building a Performance Plan – This section introduces a 6-step performance plan to help you build a successful way to implement the possibilities you choose from the Possibilities section. You will be guided in how to complete a performance plan then given time to create your own plan for your selected possibilities.
  6. BONUS - Building a Personal Branding Statement - this section offers a bonus lecture on how to use the information gathered in section 2 - Know Yourself - to create a personal branding statement, branding slogan and branding identity. This is critical to know in today's world as it helps you clearly, professionally and efficiently share your greatest abilities in work, college or networking environments.

The course resources include:

  1. The Life Possibilities Manual (PDF)
  2. 6 sections with 20 lectures including 1 bonus lecture
  3. Recommended read: The Greatness Zone - Know Yourself, Find Your Fit, Transform Your World by Jay Forte

What are the requirements?

  • Download the Life Possibilities Manual - it will be your guide during the course and will be where you will do all of your work.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Orientation - confidently and clearly choose what fields, careers, majors and life directions fit you - Section 1
  • Discover your unique talents, strengths, passions and interests (know yourself) - Section 2
  • Discover the needs, challenges and opportunities in today's world (know your world) - Section 3
  • Create work and life possibilities that fit you - Section 4
  • Build a 6-step performance plan for the possibilities you choose - Section 5
  • Create your personal branding statement - Section 6

What is the target audience?

  • • High school students and college age students who are trying to determine what is next for them and how to be ready for life
  • • People who are considering a job change or those who are dealing with a job layoff or firing
  • • People who are reinventing themselves after a change in career, returning home from military service, being released from prison, succeeding after a divorce or dealing with a personal tragedy
  • People trying to determine their purpose, particularly in retirement or after a life trauma

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Curriculum

Section 1: Orientation - choose which fields, careers, majors and directions fit you
4 pages

This lecture provides an overview of the course, its approach, activities and expected outcomes - to guide you to be informed and successful in this course.

33 pages

This lecture provides the course manual (Life Possibilities Online Manual) and all other PDFs required to complete this course.

15:23

This lectures presents part 1 of the orientation lectures. It shares how this course will help you better know yourself and your world - with the express intention of helping you know how to build possibilities that fit you, now and throughout life. Or, said another way, it will teach you how to build your life around what you do best.

12:29

This lecture presents part 2 of Orientation. It introduces the Life Possibilities Process - its actual steps, direction and process. It also introduces the Life Possibilities manual - where to find it, how to use it and how to get great results from it.

Section 2: Perception - Discover your unique talents, strengths, passions & interests
2 pages

This lecture introduces the first step of the Life Possibilities Process - Perception - Know Yourself. This section of the course will introduce you to what you will participate in to know yourself, and what this is so important to your personal and professional success. Understanding your talents, strengths, passions, interests and values will allow you to become better at looking at the world for the places in it that need what you do best. This is the key to making good work and life decisions.

06:01

This lecture overviews the 6 activities that make up the course's section on self-awareness - know yourself. These activities help you understand your core abilities, passions and values - something most of us have not yet connected to. Each of the following lectures in this section, explain the activity, then direct you to go and work on the activity in your Life Possibilities Manual. Guiding you through each activity is important to help you get the most out of each activity.

04:22

This lecture introduces the first of the 6 Know Yourself activities in the Life Possibilities process - Disconnect, Unplug and Quiet time. For you to become more self-aware, you will need to create the time and space to disconnect from your noisy world and refocus your attention on you. This activity will give you practice in this area. Watch the video to be guided through this activity - then turn off the video and start the activity. This activity can be found on pages 7 and 8 in the Life Possibilities Manual.

03:27

This lecture introduces the second of the 6 Know Yourself activities in the Life Possibilities process - 3AboutMe Talent Assessment. A talent assessment can provide language about your core abilities. You can access this free talent assessment at www.Ready4Life.me and click on the 3AboutMe free talent assessment. Watch the video to be guided through this activity - then turn off the video and start the activity. This activity can be found on page 9 in the Life Possibilities Manual.

04:08

This lecture introduces the third of the 6 Know Yourself activities in the Life Possibilities process - Journaling. This activity will give you practice in this area of self-discovery. Watch the video to be guided through this activity - then turn off the video and start the activity. This activity can be found on page 10 in the Life Possibilities Manual.

03:42

This lecture introduces the fourth of the 6 Know Yourself activities in the Life Possibilities process - Activities and Questions. This activity is one of the most powerful of the 6 activities and will help you better understand you core abilities. Watch the video to be guided through this activity - then turn off the video and start the activity. This activity can be found on pages 11 and 12 in the Life Possibilities Manual.

02:57

This lecture introduces the fifth of the 6 Know Yourself activities in the Life Possibilities process - Ask others. This activity will guide you to gather information about your talents, passions and interests though asking others. It will give you practice in this area of self-discovery. Watch the video to be guided through this activity - then turn off the video and start the activity. This activity can be found on page 13 in the Life Possibilities Manual.

08:18

This lectures introduces the final Know Yourself activity in the Life Possibilities process - What matters to you? This activity will give you practice in this area defining your values, to be able to use them to influence your work and life choices throughout your life. Watch the video to be guided through this activity - then turn off the video and start the activity. This activity can be found on page 20 in the Life Possibilities Manual.

Section 3: Perception-Discover the needs, challenges and opportunities in today's world
2 pages

This lecture introduces the first of the Life Possibilities Process - Perception. This section of the course will introduce you to activities that will help you discover (become more aware) of our world. Your success in life is dependent on your ability to know yourself (section 2) and know your world (section 3) to be able to determine good-fit work and life possibilities throughout life. This section will guide you through activities to expand your understanding of today's world.

05:06

This lecture introduces the value of expanding what you know in your world and how this course will guide you through the know your world activities.

06:37

This lecture introduces the Know Your World activities to better understand them to then be able to go on your own to complete them. See the Know Your World activities in the Life Possibilities manual on pages 21 and 22. The video will guide you through the specifics of the activities and how to record your observations and responses in the Life Possibilities manual. Contact a Life Possibilities Coach for the Perception support call.

Section 4: Possibilities - Create work & life possibilities that fit you
2 pages

This lectures presents the overview, approach, direction and materials for section 4. This will facilitate your success with creating possibilities and help you learn more from the video in the next lecture.

16:22

This lecture guides you through the process of creating and editing good-fit possibilities. Once completing the video, go to the corresponding pages in the Life Possibilities manual and create your possibilities. Contact a Life Possibilities Coach for the Possibilities support call.

Section 5: Build a 6-step Performance Plan for the possibilities you choose
2 pages

This lectures presents the overview, approach, direction and materials for section 5. This will facilitate your success with learning how to create a 6-step performance plan to get your possibilities off the page and into life.

14:31

This lecture guides you through the process of creating a 6-step performance plan to be able to achieve any of the possibilities your choose to act on. Once guided, go to the Life Possibilities manual and use the worksheets to build your implementation plan for any/all of the possibilities you choose to implement. Contact a Life Possibilities Coach for the Performance Plan support call.

Section 6: Create your personal branding statement
4 pages

This lecture introduces the format and process to build a personal branding statement, branding slogan and branding identity. This is critical to be able to easily, confidently and clearly present your greatest abilities to others in job, college, networking and other environments. The information for your branding statement comes directly from the work you did in Section 3 - Perception - Know Yourself.

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Instructor Biography

Jay Forte, Author, Speaker, Certified Life & Workplace Coach, Professor

Jay Forte, MS, CPC, ELI-MP is a business and motivational speaker, certified workplace, CEO and Life coach, author, adjunct professor and nationally ranked Thought Leader. He provides talent and strength-based tools to help people live extraordinary lives and organizations achieve exceptional results.

He is the author of Fire Up! Your Employees and Smoke Your Competition and The Greatness Zone – Know Yourself, Find Your Fit, Transform the World. His new books, The Greatness Habit and The Rhodium Rule are due out soon.

He is the host of the Blog Talk Radio show The Greatness Zone on VividLife Radio. He also is the host of the weekly podcast for today's young adults and their parents titled, Ready for Life. His mindfulness and self-awareness based tools are used by people and organizations around the globe. He has published over 400 blogs, articles and white papers on the topics of performance, leadership, service, talent, mindfulness, possibilities and success at college.

When not teaching, coaching CEOs or helping today's millennials get ready for life, he writes, gardens and cooks (as any good Italian) in Ft Lauderdale, FL.

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