Radically Transform Your Vision!
Cole Thomas came of age in the 1970s and began her journey into healthcare, racial, economic justice work during her first year at Bennett College. Cole has taught psychology and presented at conferences like Butch Voices in Oakland and Georgia Women’s Conference in Atlanta, providing keynotes and workshops. One presentation favorite offers practical steps for diversity management and inclusion, including the posting of updated information on the legal grounds for extinguishing public sexual/sexuality harassment. Another crowd favorite features Cole's results-driven system for honing vision, utilizing her Radical Contentedness model. One business manager noted that it "yields measurable results with a palatable learning curve."
A parent, playwright, image-coach, actor, and model, Cole fills training and coaching experiences with color, texture, and comedy relief. Make no mistake though, Cole's candid presentations push participants.
Cole is retired from professional counseling and enjoys writing, international travel, and day-trips.
Radical Contentedness Guru
Learn tips for managing public speaking anxiety. Participants will help organize and construct a speech or reports, and then practice delivering 30-second pitches and speeches up to 2 minutes. Ideal group size is under 50.
Help maintain your balance. Come discover strategies for speaking with people - even difficult and hypersensitive ones - using assertive techniques rather than defensive ones. Sometimes an offense is intentional, and at other times, it's from a place of ignorance or insufficient attention to a matter. What's more, it is hard to recognize when your own personal history - not the other actor, per se -sets you up for trigger susceptibility, When it appears a co-worker, friend, or organization is particularly critical of your (work) style or your decisions, plan ahead for more empowered responses which mitigate another person's ability to throw you off your game. Any group size.
Interactive, Multi-generational segment (optional); limit 30/ session.
Cole leads groups of 10-1000 to sharpen focus using "7 Common Practices of Radical Contentedness"