When Boris announced lockdown 2.0 on 31st October, my first thought was I can not feel like I did in the last lockdown. The anxiety the worry of when I would be reopen again or if I ever would be again.
Knowing I had to take control of this situation for me, I thought right how can I use this time to the best of my ability. As I have been moving into doing more training but only having delivered my training face to face and one to one, I decided to get our of comfort zone and set up a group. This meant for me I had to work on my training material, take pictures and videos of what I am trying to get across. Loads of people that had took online courses throughout lockdown I thought maybe a few of those might be interested in me practising my teaching skills on them. Well low and behold the response has been amazing and nearly 300 lash tech have joined. Most even understand me regardless of the accent ha ha!!
The group has been a wonderfully postitive place where questions can be asked without fear. One to one mentoring over zoom has pushed me so far out of my comfort zone, getting to grips with new technology and how it works and delivering training in a completely new way. And the feedback has been unbelieveable.
As my training studio is pretty much now complete it means I have a fab space to set up for videos and then when Boris lets us out again be able to deliver courses face to face again. The skills I am accquiring during lockdown will only serve me better in being the best trainer I can be.
For anyone interested in my lash mentoring group here is the link
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