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3-day Holistic Detective Training

Any place can become a fantastic place

  • Ended
  • 1.950 euro
  • Binnenkant 24, 1011 BH, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Service Description

This course introduces you to techniques from investigative journalism, documentary filmmaking and mathematics that enable you to benefit from serendipity, unpredictability and the phenomenon of dark data. You will playfully use the power of the hypothesis in your conversations and work, get unstuck from patterns and fill your life with positive surprise. If you are looking to thrive in the face of uncertainty and opportunity, but dislike losing control; this training is for you. You will develop an investigative stance towards the improbable and the unexpected. You will learn learn to appreciate what you don't know – while getting help from strangers you meet along the way. You will join a growing global network of holistic detectives. Holistic detectives are both open and rigorous. They know from science that coincidences, miracles and rare events happen everyday - but they are keen to experience these firsthand. Commonly observed effects in people who take the training: 1) Frequent sense of positive expectation, as if you're about to scratch a lottery ticket: “It feels as if something wonderful is about to happen. But I'm not getting carried away, because winning the jackpot is extremely unlikely.” 2) Daily experience of delightful serendipity; finding things that you weren't looking for. 3) Getting help from wonderful people: “I’m growing a beautiful network outside my usual social and professional circles.” 4) Any place can become a fantastic place, any moment can become an adventure: "As a holistic detective, the investigation is where you are." What do you get? Three blocks of one-day training taught by senior practitioners, with long distance support during field work exercises. You will acquire 100% actionable skills to recruit sources and perform hypothesis-based inquiry. Training days Summer Edition: Wednesday 30 June 2021 Wednesday 28 July 2021 Wednesday 25 August 2021 The price excludes VAT and additional expenses for fieldwork, such as travel costs, and is per person. The training has a maximum of 10 participants.

Cancellation Policy

Please call between 08.30 am - 06:00 pm to schedule a session or change an appointment: +31 20 845 81 65. You can cancel a course or session (series) free of charge and without providing any reason within 14 calendar days after you have booked. In all other cases and for all other assignments, please consult the Terms and Conditions:

Contact Details

+ 31 20 845 81 65

Feike de Boerlaan 71, Amsterdam, Netherlands

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