The 2017 inspirational workshop series, Make YOUR Difference, at Bernardsville Public Library, 1 Anderson Hill Road, Bernardsville, NJ 07924, takes place 7:00-8:30pm on the fourth or fifth Wednesday of each month. Dates are listed below. Feel free to attend each workshop or choose the ones that best fit your needs. To register, call the library at 908-766-0118. If you have questions about this or any workshop series, call Andrea at 908-872-5973.
Even though it doesn’t feel like it at times, you absolutely have the ability to make a positive difference in the world. Throughout this workshop series, Professional Inspirer Andrea Mastrobattista will help you uncover what makes you unique and then discuss how to cultivate those talents and skills so that you are making YOUR difference every day.
January 25 – What Does Being Different Really Mean? – Let’s demystify the notion that being different is scary or wrong. Come to this workshop to discover what being different truly means and the positive ways it impacts your life.
February 22 – How Are You Different? – Whether you think you are just like everyone else and comfortable that way or if you are struggling to find a way to distinguish yourself from the crowd, this workshop will help you stretch outside your comfort zone and discover how you are fabulously different.
March 29 – Make Your Differences Work for You – While you might see your differences as flaws or weaknesses, the truth is you can make them your greatest strengths. Come to this month’s workshop to discover how to make your differences work for you.
April 26 – When Differences Collide – What happens when you are at odds with someone, or even YOURSELF, over your differences? Conflict can bring your progress to a standstill, but you can get past it. This month, we’ll look at how we can peacefully co-exist amidst our differences, so that everyone thrives.
May 31 – The Fear of Being Different – I hear this all the time and I use to think it was true: “But if I’m different, people won’t like me.” Come to the May workshop to find out why this assumption is not true.
June 28 – Why Being Different Gets You Exactly Where You Need To Be – Do we really have to try to conform to other people’s unrealistic expectations to get what we want in life? NO. Attend this month’s workshop to find our why being different and true to who we really are is exactly what is expected of us.
July 26 – Use Your Differences to Overcome Obstacles – The traits that make you different from everyone else are quite helpful when you encounter bumps in the road to your goals. Attend this month’s workshop, to learn how you can use your differences to overcome obstacles.
August 30 – How to Share Your Differences With the World – All too often, we hide those things that make us different from the world. But the truth that you were given your unique traits for a reason and the world needs you exactly as you are. Come to this workshop and discover how to best share your differences with the world!
September 27 – You Are NOT Alone – Are you staring your unique talents with the world, but still feel awkward and alone? Well, you are not alone. Just come to this month’s workshop to meet a group of people share your feelings and experiences.
October 25 – Helping Others – Are you STILL feeling like you are not making a difference in the world and in your own life? Well, we can fix that. Come to this workshop to hear stories about how helping others can make you feel connected with people and give you confidence to be UNIQUELY YOU.
November 29 – You ARE Making YOUR Difference – As we review the workshops throughout 2017, you will discover that you ARE using your unique gifts to make a positive difference in the world and in your life.