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How do you communicate deeply and with impact?

Speak the ABC language, and connect deeply with your employees.

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The ABC language creates connection and impact. This language is based on self-determination theory, one of the most influential psychological theories of this century, and the basic principles of connecting communication.


In this keynote, you will learn in what ways you can be motivated for your work, how to increase optimal motivations, and what are the crucial components of trust. She uses a handy 'ABC' for this, which goes back to our universal and innate basic psychological needs.


Hermina interactively teaches you the basics of this ABC language, she teaches you how to give feedback, connective communication, and above all, she makes you feel how powerful and useful this language is, at home and at work.


Depending on your needs, Hermina focuses on themes that are alive in your organization, such as feedback, communication, stress, control, letting go, meaningfulness, meaning, impact, resistance to change, etc.


Knowing how to best motivate yourself and others is crucial, and in this keynote you will learn how to do this through your language. 

The scientific background, usability, concrete applicability, fun exercises and anecdotes complete the story

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About 

Hermina Van Coillie, Ph.D. in Psychology, is an esteemed motivation expert, keynote speaker, lecturer in various HRM postgraduate courses, author, senior consultant, and business manager at Flourish. In April 2021, she debuted her first book, co-authored with Prof. Dr. Anja van den Broeck, titled "Motivating Without Control: Getting Started with Self-Determination Theory in the Workplace!" published by Die Keure.


Renowned for her captivating presentations, Hermina is in high demand, delivering keynotes, inspiration sessions, masterclasses, workshops, and training sessions to diverse audiences, including business leaders, HR directors, managers, executives, prevention advisors, and coaching teams. Her unique approach brings to life the profound insights of self-determination theory, offering practical applications not only in the workplace but also in personal and recreational settings.


With her charismatic presence, authenticity, and expertise, Hermina engages her audience, delivering new and practical insights grounded in years of dedicated research. Eschewing excessive theories, she empowers individuals by unveiling the innate motivations within them. Her interactive sessions, filled with thought-provoking questions, humorous anecdotes, and relatable situations, resonate with audiences across various backgrounds, leaving them with actionable insights ready for immediate implementation.


Hermina's expertise extends beyond mere motivation, encompassing a wide array of HR themes such as burnout, well-being, leadership, remote and flexible working, performance management, work-life balance, and more. Through her presentations, she illustrates how high-quality motivation serves as a catalyst for peak performance and personal flourishing, ultimately transforming individuals into high performers across all facets of life.

Hermina Van Coillie

Hermina Van Coillie, Dr. in psychology, is a motivation expert, keynote speaker, lecturer in several HRM postgraduate courses, author, senior consultant and business manager at Flourish

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