Skills Lab2021-02-02T00:48:52+08:00

Skills Lab

Skills Lab

The Skills Lab is a development program focused on transferring technical skills for effective and efficient execution of the organization’s strategy. The modules in the Skills Lab focus on Local Economic Investment & Promotions Office, Driving Agricultural Economies, Tourism Circuit Planning, Data Management, Organizational Branding, and IT Management.

UPCOMING

Strategic Internal Communication (January 28-29, 2021)

Become a champion for appreciating your organization’s strategic change agenda and overall strategy. Know how to craft your organization’s narrative to gain commitment from internal stakeholders.

Revalida Storytelling (February 23-24, 2021)

Bring your organization’s PGS journey to life through storytelling. Learn to effectively communicate your transformation narrative in an engaging and impactful way by strengthening your storytelling competencies and enabling yourself to play an active role in the process.

Harmonization of the PGS with the ISO (March 29-30, 2021)

Brush up on the requirements of the ISO 9001:2015,  including the Quality Management Principles, and learn more about how the Performance Governance System (PGS) can be integrated with your organization’s existing ISO mechanisms and practices.

Change Management (April 15-16, 2021)

Risk Assessment and Management (May 13-14, 2021)

Understand the role and importance of Enterprise Risk Management by learning about the Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO) ERM framework. Benchmark your organization’s existing ERM activities against the framework and integrate it with strategy-setting and performance.

PGS Strategy Review (August 5-6, 2021)

Assess your organization’s performance, address gaps encountered in the implementation of the strategy, and realign the strategy in response to the COVID-19 crisis.

These courses are still subject to change. For inquiries, contact our Program Coordinator, Micah Abon, via mabon@isacenter.org


Skills Lab on Revalida Storytelling

February 23-24, 2021 | 09:00AM to 12:00NN | via Zoom

ABOUT THE COURSE

Bring your organization’s PGS journey to life through storytelling. Learn to effectively communicate your transformation narrative in an engaging and impactful way by strengthening your storytelling competencies and enabling yourself to play an active role in the process.

Be equipped with the right techniques and tools to be able to convey authenticity, inspiration, and sympathy through your revalida. Fulfill your duty as governance practitioners, not only by moving up the PGS pathway but also by shedding light on the good governance advocacy that aims to make our envisioned nation a reality.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER

Ms. Gina Dela Vega-Cruz
Communications Consultant
and Professional Speaker/Trainer/Coach
Ms. Gina dela Vega-Cruz is a leader in integrated internal and external communications with demonstrated capability in corporate affairs, corporate communications, crisis management, crisis communications, media and public relations, change and transformation, event management, corporate social responsibility, and broadcast journalism. She is also a communications professional well-versed in conveying complex messages concisely and successfully, with a record of articulating unique communication and cohesive content strategies for a full range of business functions to both internal and external stakeholders, through a variety of channels, including digital platforms. She is an illuminating communication allrounder who will be a game-changer for your team.
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SKILLS LAB NEWS

Owning Your PGS Story: Highlights from Revalida Storytelling Skills Lab

With hundreds of compelling stories delivered yearly, making your PGS story stand out has never been more relevant. To help practitioners bring their PGS journey to life through storytelling, the Institute for Solidarity in Asia (ISA) conducted a Skills Lab on Revalida Storytelling last February 23 to 24, 2021 facilitated by Ms. […]

Strategic Internal Communication: Highlights from the first Skills Lab of 2021

Despite its critical role in a transformation journey, many organizations struggle to effectively communicate their strategic goals to the workforce, eventually leading to poor execution. To help organizations get their visions and strategies across, the Institute for Solidarity in Asia (ISA) held a Skills Lab on Strategic Internal Communication last January 28 […]

Resilience through foresight: Highlights from the last Skills Lab of 2020

This 2020, most organizations and enterprises were forced to grapple with the disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. As the year drew to a close, the Institute for Solidarity in Asia (ISA) held a Skills Lab on Achieving Organizational Resilience last December 14 to 15, 2020. Attended by around 40 individuals from […]

5 things you missed from our October 2020 Skills Lab

Having an organization-wide strategy is one thing. Getting every individual within your organization aligned to that strategy is another. To help PGS practitioners achieve this outcome, the Institute for Solidarity in Asia (ISA) conducted a Skills Lab on Strategic Internal Communication (SIC) last October 22 to 23, 2020.

Delivered through a mix of lectures and […]