Online: Control freak?

How to let it go!

The need for perfection and control can have negative effects. It might prevent you from enjoying things because you insist on planning every detail. It can even cause panic when faced with unexpected situations.

In this training, you will learn to let go by changing your thoughts and actions. You will discover the benefits of not always needing to be in control and instead focusing on what truly matters.

By entrusting others with responsibilities they can handle, you make things easier for yourself and for them. Rational Effectiveness Training (RET) will provide you with helpful guidance along the way


  • Theme: Personal effectiveness
  • Learning to let go and delegate
  • Reading time: 2 hours, exclusive of practice and assignments
  • Study time: 12 hours (estimated)
  • Total duration: 2-6 weeks

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  • Customized solutions for your organization
  • Assistence with implementation and activation
  • Communication & Interaction
  • Teambuilding & Leadership skills
  • Personal effectiveness
  • Vitality & Resilience

Do you take on all kinds of jobs so that you can be sure they'll be done properly? Do you like being in control? But would you rather let go more often and overcome your control issues? As a result, do you sometimes lose yourself in both private and work situations? If so, this learning journey is just what you need. You want to embark on this course because you, just like everyone else, sometimes have to cope with stressful situations, wherever they may be. Situations when your emotions take control due, for example, to the fear of failure. But, you can take control of your emotions. Do you want to feel less insecure and come across more self-confident? RET (Rational Effectiveness Training) is a method that can really help.


You now have an impression of the learning journey. Would you like to continue learning? Do you want to give yourself a boost? Then let's get started.

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