Group learning – Positive Intelligence

Do you want to improve your mental fitness in order to thrive instead of survive?

Imagine having the energy of small-group training and the day-to-day accessibility of an online digital training into one program. This is our PQ group learning.

It is an impactful program that will help you build  the mental fitness you need to deal with the challenges of life. It not only teaches you how your brain works but it actually trains it to intercept and re-wire negative emotions into positive ones through the practice of 10 sec. mindfulness exercises(PQ reps). It is offered by Steliana van de Rijt-Economu, in partnership with Shirzad Chamine, Stanford lecturer and bestselling author. It leverages Steliana’s  experience in executive coaching and facilitation with Shirzad’s years of research in the fields of neuroscience, positive psychology and factor analysis.

By the end of this program you will have:
    • Understood your personal saboteurs & how to intercept them
    • Improved your mental self-command to quickly recover from any negative emotions such as, mother guilt or frustration, allowing your positive Sage brain to take over
    • Developed a personal strategy to help you move from the fight-flight-freeze reactions to leveraging your unique power to empathize, innovate, explore, navigate and activate.

    The training was easy to combine with my fulltime job and as mother of two small kids. It gave me insight in how to increase my positive mindset in all kind of situations and due to the PQ app numerous of easy to use tools to activate this mindset. Steliana is a good listener and asks the right questions in a very pleasant way. This way I felt comfortable to have open and honest conversations with her on my practice. This has been very helpful. It was a true positive experience.I recommend Steliana as professional career coach and as trainer of the Thrive -Positive Intelligence 6 weeks program.

    Mascha Bekker, Manager at ING, The Netherlands

    ‘The program helped me grow professionally as well as helping me with matters in my personal life. I really liked the weekly conversations under the trusted guidance of Steliana. Steliana is a star in asking the right questions and leading the way by giving examples from her own journey. It felt very safe opening up to her and the group. It was definitely a training I would recommend and I will continue using the tools it gave me. I learned how to recognize my saboteurs and how to turn them around in something positive. Instead of seeing them as something I had to hide from, I gained strength from them.

    Alice Sonne, Jurist at Cityhall Amsterdam, The Netherlands

    “ The Thrive with PI program enabled me to better understand myself and to actively influence my thoughts and behaviours. The coaching conversations with Steliana were pleasant and impactful. She creates an open and safe space, and ask the right questions and the (PI) framework truly helps to turn your intent into action.”

    Lydwine  Janssen, HR Manager  at NS, The Netherlands

    The biggest insights I’ve gained are how much I’ve been able to harness my mind by using my body. This has opened up a new sense of calm within me and with others. Steliana is very professional and isn’t afraid to share her ideas and experiences – which have been very beneficial to me in my own journey.”

    Peter Buijs, LNG Freight Trader at Shell Trading, England

    ‘I was happy and grateful to participate in the Positive Intelligence & Mental Fitness Coaching program Steliana offered. Both the group coaching sessions as well as the one on one sessions were excellent. Steliana is a great listener and she makes small, but very useful suggestions to make improvements in your daily habits or communication with others. The program and the app that comes with it provides you with insights and simple tools to use in the future when you feel stressed, overwhelmed or insecure. Practice through the app is easy and very intuitive. There are some great exercises and I liked the coaching sessions a lot. To discuss with and learn from an excellent coach and the other great participants was very worthwhile. I recommend both the program as well as coaching by Steliana.’

    Inge Braspening, Process Engineering Team Lead at NESTE, The Netherlands

    ‘This program was built for results but mostly also for sustainable results. The combination of  a book, the app, a live coach plus the POD group helped both for accountability and inspiration.”

    Elisabeth van Ebbenhorst Tengbergen, Senior Consultant at Acre, The Netherlands

    What can you expect

    You get powerful group coaching and facilitation delivered by Steliana Economu(ICF PCC) throughout the  6-weeks online program and you benefit from the perspectives and experiences of a carefully selected diverse small group (max 4 in a POD). Steliana manages multiple groups (PODs) to insure there is a good fit leveraging cultural, age and professional diversity. As a Sr practioner in systemic Team Coaching,  Steliana brings  extensive group  facilitation expertise,  the business understanding of a seasoned Organization Development Adviser and the approachability of a mother with 2 small kids.

    Combining weekly video sessions with an exclusive App to guide your daily practices, Shirzad Chamine guides you step-by-step over a six-week period to boost the 3 core muscles of mental fitness. His research on over 500,000 participants has proven that by boosting your PQ  you can achieve breakthrough results in performance, happiness and relationships. Find out more about the digital mental fitness program we have been licensed to use with our clients here. Supplementing the online training offered by Positive Intelligence LLC, we offer it at a reduced price, tailored and personalized to the needs of a small group of 4  and under the facilitation of a professional coach.

    How does it work

    The group program runs every 6 weeks. If you are interested, plan a call with Steliana to find out how the program might help you and to check availability.

    You get:

    – An initial assessment of your needs  via Pre-Coaching survey
    – Access to the Positive Intelligence learning platform for 6-weeks and to the PQ app for 12 months – 1 hr video training per week
    – PQ reps(mindfulness) daily practice via the Positive Intelligence App
    – Access to the global PQ Community managed by Shirzad Chamine
    – 6 group (POD) weekly coaching sessions facilitated by Steliana.
    – On-going support from a small peer learning group (POD) where you can share and test your challenges via WhatsApp


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    Maybe you’re skeptical that you can achieve lasting behavior change. We understand. You need to see and feel this program to believe it. That’s why we offer an iron-clad 30-day guarantee. At any time during the first 30 days of the program simply send us a one-sentence email: Full refund please! And you’ll receive it within 24 hours. No questions asked. That’s our promise to you..

    Professional Results

    Within 6-8 weeks of mental fitness training you’d be able to see the results in MRI imaging:

    • Increased grey matter in the PQ Brain region, where your Sage lives
    • Decreased grey matter in the Survivor Brain region, where your Saboteurs live

    Improvements in these competencies lead to substantial results:

    • At MetLife, trained salespeople outsold the control group by 37%
    • Motorolla recorded improved productivity in 93% of trained employees
    • In a UK restaurant group, higher competency resulted in 34% greater profit growth
    • At Sanofi-Aventis Pharmeceutical, the average salesperson with improved competency sold $55,200 more per month
    • At L’Oreal, strength in these competencies resulted in $91,370 increase per sales person
    • At CIBC, strength in these competencies account for 32% of booked sales and 71% of pipeline sales