EI LIVE free webinar | Get Stuff Done with Deep Work

Branch event
  • Middle East
  • 21-09-2020
  • 18:00 - 19:00

Online bookings are now closed. Please contact ypnmiddleeast@energyinst.org to book a place.

This workshop is part of a series of virtual workshops run by the Young Professionals Network (YPN) of the Energy Institute’s Middle East branch to support young professionals in developing the right skills and competencies to keep up with the demands of tomorrow.

Online bookings are now closed. Please contact ypnmiddleeast@energyinst.org to book a place.

6-7pm UAE local time

The “Get Stuff Done with Deep Work” workshop is focused on how to work smarter, not harder! Deep Work is defined as “professional activity performed in a state of distraction-free concentration that push your cognitive capabilities to their limit’ (Cal Newport). In this session we learn some of the strategies that enable the right conditions for Deep Work to take place.

The 45 minutes session will discuss the following topics:

  1. Why it’s hard to do Deep Work?
  2. Difference between Shallow & Deep Work  
  3. How to work Deep  
  4. How to work Asynchronously
  5. Q&A

Who Should Attend?

Professionals who are interested in:

  • Engaging in deep work for increased productivity.
  • Learning how to maintain a distraction-free session to facilitate focused sessions.
  • Developing their professional network in the Middle East.
  • Learning about how the Energy Institute YPN can help in their career progression
  • Nicole Barstow, Innovation Culture Designer – EY MENA
Nicole has several years of experience in Innovation, Leadership Development and Performance. She has worked for start-ups and large corporates in IT, Telecommunications, Retail, Digital Banking & Financial Services. Her work has spanned across Sydney, London, Hong Kong and now in Dubai. She’s addicted to Netflix, making playlists on Spotify, travel, and eating one Tim Tam, (which is a chocolate Australian biscuit) every night!


6-7pm (UAE local time)

This event will be held on Zoom - registrants will be sent details to join the webinar on the morning of the event.