Through a decade-long career in adventure, leading group expeditions and growth mindset retreats, building a personal brand and giving over 500 global keynote speeches, Dave's series of workshops and classes have been moulded from years of experience.
These are the first workshops in a curriculum designed to make life count.
Unless otherwise specified, each workshop is held in East London (E14), England, lasts 2 and a half hours (usually on a weekday evening, sometimes a weekend) and is shared by an intimate group of no more than 8 people. Individual, couples and smaller group sessions are possible on request.
Read through the workshop descriptions below and confirm your interest without commitment through the form below. We'll get back to you within 24 hours.
How to plan a big Adventure
Next event: Monday 3rd April 2017
If you're preparing for one of those big, life-changing journeys, this workshop is designed for you.
- Develop a viable project plan
- Shape an appropriate online presence
- Overcome challenges before and after the start line
- Move forward despite unsupportive friends and family
- Design a project budget and savings plan
- To fundraise or not to fundraise?
- What and what not to pack
- Sourcing sponsorship
- Ensure commitment
WILD AND URBAN CAMPING
Next event: 10am 8th April 2017
A masterclass in finding safe camp sites in both countryside and inner city without breaking laws or trespassing. Perfect for anyone preparing for a long-term adventure on a small budget, especially those who appreciate the quiet satisfaction of sleeping for free in parks, woodland or beneath bridges.
FILM AND EDIT WITH A SMARTPHONE
Next event: 10AM Sunday 9th April 2017
This is the perfect session for anyone wanting to capture their adventure without dishing out extra cash on camera gear.
Dave has filmed with his iPhone for years and introduces real-life examples and skills, as well as an interactive live-demonstrations of how to edit on a phone. See his latest film from Japan, shot entirely on an iPhone.
Although the filming half of the workshop is relevant to any phone or small camera, he will be teaching how to edit specifically on the iPhone.
MAKE A LIVING FROM YOUR PASSIONS
Next event: 1PM Sunday 9th April 2017
This is part practical workshop and part discussion, covering the basic steps needed to start making a living from the things you love, with clarity and awareness of the challenges you'll face along the way.
Tackle how to avoid falling out of love with your passion because there's an income attached to it, plus developing personal motivation, increasing productivity and even learning how to deal with the stigma and potential loneliness of setting out on a new and different career path,
You'll end this session not necessarily with an entire plan mapped out, but with the confidence that you can make a living from your passions.
SOCIAL MEDIA LIKE A CHAMP
Next event: Tuesday 18th April 2017
If you're an individual or a small brand aiming to create more impactful, positive and interactive social media content, this is the session for you.
Running a good social media network is a huge step in creating a modern day brand, learn how to grow your audience and develop a strategy to ensure future updating isn't just easy, but fun as well. Keeping your message on track at the same time as relating to your followers is at the heart of all social media, and this workshop will help you get creative at the same time as sharing tips and tricks to get ahead of your competition.
STEPPING OUT: HOW TO BREAK AWAY
Next event: March 2017
If you've put two and two together that you only hate Mondays because you hate your job, but the idea of giving up a secure income and lifestyle is more daunting than the excitement of what the other side of the fence looks like, it's time to face up to reality.
This isn't easy but if it has to happen let's do it right. Part discussion and part practical workshop, learn how to build confidence and lay the foundation of a successful new road. This is a workshop about balancing faith in what you need and an understanding of what you don't, then making believing in yourself just that little bit easier.
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