Feedback from the MOT Presenters Training workshop: 17 – 19 February 2011

Day 1

Class session demonstration: “Build a platform” (Bård)

  • Felt like a part of the group
  • Great energy
  • Humble approach
  • Very effective
  • Full of expectations – left very fulfilled
  • Good introduction to the programme
  • Brilliant and very informative
  • Very innovative – exciting
  • Made all of us feel at ease right from the start
  • Inspired to copy the session – gave the same session at a night school later that day, because of his demos I have so much ideas
  • Inspirational
  • I felt so empowered – invigorating

Day 2

This is MOT”, – History, guiding star, areas of focus (Sigrun)

  • Informative
  • Inspirational
  • Very passionately done
  • Was able to understand the philosophy behind the programme
  • Well and clearly presented
  • Enlightening
  • Easy to follow and adjust to
  • Sigrun made you think about your life, it gave me a sense about wanting to live, the courage to live, before I came here I had no hope
  • Interesting, it is important that we have all the details so that we are competent when presenting
  • Fantastic!
  • Made me think. Do some reflection on my own life, who am I really and the people I want to be guided by

MOT South Africa DVD and information about MOT South Africa (Wanda)

  • I enjoyed this, nice to know there are other South Africans involved in this
  • Setting the scene for the future
  • Very clinical, but also very passionate
  • Breath of fresh air, and held my attention
  • Brought the programme closer to home, saw it in practice
  • Informative, excellent group of people
  • Exciting of MOT South Africa in such a short time has done so much
  • Solid presentation and background
  • Great to see how MOT has already spread
  • Well presented
  • It made me realise that there is a reason why I am here with the programme
  • Insight and details so that I am fully aware of the reality and facts

Class session demonstration: “Various exercises” (Bård)

  • Enjoyed interacting, nervous but became stronger as I got more empowered
  • Very refreshing, well thought through
  • GREAT! Easy and feasible!
  • Practical
  • Valuable to demonstrate the activities and put it into context
  • Fresh ideas to use in class, he inspired me again
  • Love the interaction
  • Great way to get involved
  • Brilliant!
  • I like the concept of KISS (Keep it sweet and simple). Most effective!
  • An indescribable, exhilarating and energising experience! What an excellent way of getting a point across
  • Fun
  • Wonderful with a moral to each exercise

Implementation of the MOT programme (Wanda)

  • Good to see how and when I have to implement it
  • Informative
  • Really selling the brand in a positive way
  • Very inspiring and sincere, showed love for MOT
  • Clear explanation of what is expected
  • Timelines is a good idea
  • Solid
  • Great influence
  • Gave the impression that MOT South Africa is going the distance
  • Clearly showing the way
  • Makes me feel excited, I wan to implement it in my own life

The products of MOT and the theories behind the programme (Sigrun & Trish)

  • Informative
  • Foundation and substance to all of this
  • It convinced me
  • Building a proper culture is important
  • I am proud to be associated with the brand. The theories give a basis and understanding of why we do what we do.
  • Thank you for keeping it short. Informative and helpful to see the practice with theory.
  • Excellent and to the point
  • Sound and logical. What we always been doing
  • Informative, and I can not wait to study my manual
  • Important that we got informed
  • Fantastic, effective and applicable

Presentation techniques (Sigrun)

  • Fun! Enjoyed the storytelling and learned so much on good presentation techniques
  • I could see myself improve certain aspects of me as a presenter
  • Very good. Love the accent, and will remember this
  • Simply awesome.
  • I have learnt that you do not need to be overly dramatic to bring your message across. With Sigrun’s calm and collective tone I took great pleasure.
  • Good to remind teachers and presenters about the common “errors” we make and to be mindful of them when we present
  • Strong
  • Lively presentation and pleasant voice!
  • Sigrun smile and speak and present herself in a very good way. She show you courage to live!
  • I appreciated the sincerity, the eye-contact, at times I felt like I was the only one present. What an amazing skill!
  • Very empowering. Tools I can use for the rest of my life.

The MOT postulates (Sigrun & Wanda)

  • Uplifting, I will strive to instill it and live by it
  • Well done
  • Excellent
  • Informative
  • Sensible
  • Speaks to the youth
  • Well thought through
  • Instill a new sense of human obligation within me
  • Something to treasure, remember and live out
  • Inspirational in the sense that I have a new standard set before me. I can grow into a new level as a person
  • The demonstration of the postulates was very informative, enjoyed the acting and thinking creative part.

Day 3

MOT’s Tool Box (Bård)

  • Hands on, therapeutic
  • Innovative
  • Very good
  • Useful, I will use it all the time
  • Excellent! Bård is fantastic, I enjoyed his methods.
  • So much to work with
  • Can not wait to demonstrate it
  • In a nutshell and very informative
  • It made me connect with real life situations with the tool box

Building the MOT Brand (Sigrun & Wanda)

  • I want to be an ambassador and build the brand with pride
  • Could feel from the way it got presented how IMPORTANT it is. I will always remember
  • Very good
  • Gave me inspiration to be a great ambassador
  • I am a believer in the brand
  • Loved it, I was able to relate to it
  • I am so scared to mess it up. Will do my best to uphold the MOT brand
  • Very encouraging. We have to establish the brand here
  • I love the meaning and the look of the MOT logo

Has this training given you the necessary information/tools to start off as a MOT Presenter?

  • Yes, feeling more motivated now
  • Certainly!
  • Absolutely
  • Yes, I am ready to start
  • More than adequate
  • Yes, yes, yes
  • I feel I can do it!
  • Yes, and I loved the interactions from the students, I learned a lot from their experiences.
  • It was perfect!
  • It helped me so much!

Other comments

  • I enjoyed all the exercises, interacting, the presenters were exciting, welcoming, made me feel as if I was in Norway
  • Great team, great time and great group! Thank you!
  • Love the programme and everything
  • This was the best “workshop” I have ever been on. I feel excited to start the programme in school
  • Thank you for a vibrant presentation and thanks for the invitation to be a part of the team
  • I would like to introduce the district office and schools to the programme
  • Please, do a follow up
  • I enjoyed the training so much and will be sincere, loyal and appreciative.

Share this article

Found what you were looking for?

Did you find what you were looking for?

To the top