Tool Kit Courses

Our Tool Kit short courses are specially designed to help you unlock a deeper understanding of specific elements of your writing.

More courses will be added in the coming months. To see what’s available now, please navigate through the drop-down menu below.

The joy of writing

BOOKING NOW - Master Your Brain for Your Writing Life: How to be a NeuroNinja in Your Life and Writing

Start Date: Saturday 15th May 2021
Booking Deadline: Tuesday 11th May 2021
Course Cost: £150

In this unique and inspiring course, you will learn how to develop a deeper understanding of your brain. This will help you unleash the power of your creativity, whilst supporting your well-being, writing productivity and mental health too. You will learn:

  • how to build great well-being every day;
  • how to engage positive behaviour change in a sustainable way that transforms well-being, creativity & productivity;
  • how to get the incredible creativity of your brain to work for you as reliably as possible;
  • how to manage motivation, mood & emotion in order to build genuinely empathetic characters & rock up to the writing task every day with vim & vigour;
  • how to bounce back from the inevitable rejections, difficulties and setbacks of the writing life;
  • how to manage worries and the negative biases of the brain.

Course Structure:
This course runs over ten weeks in the format below.

  • Five, hour-long live webinars hosted on Zoom:
    • webinar in weeks one, three, five, seven and nine;
    • each will take place on a Saturday at 5pm.
  • Five, hour-long live group support sessions hosted on Zoom:
    • support sessions in weeks two, four, six, eight and ten;
    • each will take place on a Saturday at 5pm.
  • Twenty-five, bite-sized daily exercises in weeks one, three, five, seven and nine including informative slides to help you reshape your habits for your life and writing.
    • Daily exercises in weeks one, three, five, seven and nine are hosted on Teachable.
  • Action Your Potential’s 12 Rocks of Well-Being check-sheet to help you craft healthier daily habits

Course Cost & Booking:
Ten-week course @ £200 reduced to £150 in recognition of Mental Health Awareness Week 2021

This course is available to Golden Egg Academy and Golden Egg Club members only.

To book your place on this course, please fill out the Google Form below. Once booking has closed, you will be contacted with payment details. After payment has been confirmed, you will be contacted with further information and signed up to Teachable.

Click here to access the Google Form to book your place.

NB This short course has been created by Action Your Potential for Golden Egg Academy Ltd. This means payment for the course will be made directly to Action Your Potential. Payment will be due on Wednesday 12th May once booking for the course has closed. You will be contacted and provided with the details to make payment by bank transfer. Payment must be made in full and is non-refundable unless there are extenuating circumstances.

About Andrew:
After twenty-five years working as an educator, Andrew started Action Your Potential to help parents, teachers and children transform their understanding of the human brain, using neuroscience and psychology to help them unlock their potential.

As a writer of young adult fiction himself (and one of our egg-cellent Eggs), Andrew is familiar with the highs and lows of the writing process. This course has been specially adapted for Golden Egg to focus on how well-being can help writers harness their creative potential.

www.actionyourpotential.org

Contact:
If you have any questions about the course, please contact us using the email address below in the first instance. If we are unable to answer your question, we will ensure you are put directly in touch with Andrew.

[email protected]


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