Think on Your Feet

Personal Development

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It's always impressive when you can perform well on the spot.


The ability to Think on Your Feet is a skill that marks us out as confident and in control. Learn to communicate with Clarity, Brevity and Impact. Even under pressure.

Be more effective in meetings, one to ones conversations and presentations. Learn to focus on key issues, organise ideas and answer hard questions with confidence.

Never get caught on the spot again.


Anyone who deals with difficult questions and who are often put on the spot

Anyone who want to be seen as leaders and want to be able to sway others


The workshop is filled with practice, coaching and feedback. At the completion of the workshop, you will be able to

  • Quickly organise information
  • Have persuasive conversations
  • Perform better under pressure
  • Give clear replies to questions and answers
  • Improvise using proven methods
  • Learn new ways to calm situations and buy time
  • Listen for underlying hopes and fears
  • Turn anxiety into positive energy


You will be able to deliver well-structured, clear and concise communication to get better outcomes.


Two days


Rhys Watson

Rhys has an extensive history in project management and is passionate about delivering successful projects.

He is the director of a training and consulting business providing leadership, guidance and support in a variety of sectors including government, corporate and not for profit. He works with small businesses through to international organisations at all levels.

He believes in providing training that is relevant to ensure people have the knowledge and skills in place to be effective in their roles. Blending experience with practical project management techniques and knowledge, Rhys provides informative and applicable training, ensuring attendees understand the concepts discussed and can use the tools covered. Having run a PMO overseas and executed projects in a number of environments, Rhys will tell you what does and doesn’t work.

Rhys is a certified project manager (PMP) and the Membership Lead for the Project Management Institute of NZ.

Course Dates

Dunedin 12 - 13 November 2020 09:00 am - 06:00 pm OSEA, 16 McBride Street, Dunedin


$ 1190.00 + GST for members
$ 1580.00 + GST for non-members


This workshop has qualified with the Management Capability Development Voucher Fund programme
Event reference OSEA621

Small businesses may qualify for vouchers to help pay for services such as training workshops, courses and coaching that build the management capabilities of their owners, operators and key managers

Vouchers may be provided to a business where the Growth Advisors have identified a need for management training as part of an action plan to support the business owner to grow and innovate their business.

For more information on the Management Capability Development Voucher Fund or to find your local Growth Advisor go to


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