BREXIT’s Human Smoothie

Human Smoothie gives you the magic formula to adapt and connect with those around you- the ultimate map to achieving success and happiness at work and at home.

With Smita Tharoor

23rd June 18
North London Group Therapy, 9 Manor Gardens, London N7 6LA

Warren Hatter recently wrote an excellent blog on the Brexit referendum through the behavioural lens. He shows us a copy of the referendum voting card and suggests that cognitive bias is what may have won the result. “remain carries a higher cognitive load to process than does leave, as it is less idiomatic. Depart would be a better pair with Remain. This matters because, when faced with a higher cognitive load, we process information less well.”

So, if the UK could decide due to a higher cognitive load for something as important as a referendum, what outcome do we now have based on our own cognitive reactions to the situation?

Tharoor Associates has created a one-day workshop to explore our emotional outcome of Brexit and how best we can cope with it to manage other people and ourselves.

This one-day workshop will provide a road map to adapt and connect to key people and situations in your work life using the psychological springboard provided by the work of Carl Jung, the famous Swiss psychologist.

The fruity metaphor is a fun and simple way to understand your natural preferences and to learn about your natural strengths, weaknesses and how to improve your working relationships (internal and external). It is a tool for discovery, growth and self-development.

The key aim of the course is to give you a road map to adapt and connect to the changes around us due to BREXIT

Background to Jung’s Personality Types – Jung’s theory suggests that we all have different psychological preferences which determine how we behave, interact with others and make sense of situations around us. This session will give you a basic knowledge of the teachings of Carl Jung that will be helpful to clarify the philosophy behind this course

The Fruity Approach to Your Personality – This session will help you learn about their fruity concoction and natural ways of dealing with life. It will help you understand why you excel in certain areas of life but struggle with others, and why you can handle some people and not others. It will also teach you how to adapt to characteristics of the less dominant fruits in your smoothie and how to deal with each scenario in the most effective way.

Your Fruity Relationship Map – For you to gain the most out of your Human Smoothie you will need to look at yourselves and the key relationships within the workplace, this may include internal and external relationships dependent upon the role. This is done by creating a relationship map and improvement opportunities via a development plan.

“Normally you sit in training looking at endless power-point slides. This training was very much interactive & exciting. Smita was very knowledgeable. Thank you.”

Who should attend the training

Anyone who is interested in further self-exploration which will in turn help them with work and personal relationships

Date: 23 June 2018
Time: 9.30am – 4.30pm
Venue: North London Group Therapy, 9 Manor Gardens, London N7 6LA Getting there|
Cost: Organisations £110, Individuals £95, BAATN Members £80, Student £70, BAATN Student member £60


About Smita Tharoor

Smita Tharoor is the founder of Tharoor Associates, a training, coaching and organisational development company. She is a thought leader on the unconscious bias, key note speaker, trainer and coach who understands the importance of stories – both personal and corporate- and its role in defining an organisations identity and practices.

She is the recipient of the “Global Diversity Leadership” Award at the 2017 World HRD Congress. She is a consultant with the Disability Arts, Culture & Human Rights group Together!2012. She provides training for Warwick Universities Executive Leadership Programme. She is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Personnel & Development, an NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) Practitioner, Coach, Mentor and Mindfulness Practitioner.

Smita is a motivational keynote speaker and trainer. Whether it’s speaking to 350 women at a gender conference in Philadelphia or Penang, at a BAME (Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic) conference in London or to a group of IT professionals in Bangalore, Smita is empowering and inspiring. She connects with the audience on a personal level and people remember the talk long after it was given.

Growing up in pluralistic India taught her the value of tolerance and the appreciation of accepting differences. She is passionate about the unconscious bias and how it impacts on all aspects of leadership development. Her experience working in the UK, India, Europe, Asia and the USA gives her a unique advantage in understanding the expectations and needs of different cultures.

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