Lecture on the topic “Countering stress in the apprenticeship”
- Monday, 08 June 2020 07:43
Prof. Erika Spieß gave a lecture on how stress can be managed within apprenticeships in cooperation with Wilhelm Appold at the Ausbilderverband (BAV) [Association of instructors]. She also introduced the IMPRESS project to the audience and presented previous results. After the lecture, a fruitful conversation started with all participants and possibilities for future cooperation were discussed. Due to the Covid-19 situation, the lecture was held online.
Spieß, E., Appold, W., Pfaffinger, K. & Reif, J. (2020). Dem Stress in der Ausbildung durch Managementkompetenzen und einer nachhaltigen Organisationsentwicklung begegnen [Countering stress in the apprenticeship through management competencies and a sustainable organizational development]. Online lecture on 23rd of April 2020 at the Ausbilderverband [Association of instructors] (BAV).
Conference contribution on the topic “Digitalisation anxieties and technostress in the work environment”
- Wednesday, 20 May 2020 09:44
Prof. Erika Spieß (LMU Munich) presented findings on digitalization anxieties and technostress in the work environment, which are also related to the IMPRESS project, at a conference in Tutzing, Germany and also discussed the project and related experiences with interested participants of the conference.
Spieß, E., Reif, J., & Pfaffinger, K. (2020, March). Digitalisierungsängste und Technostress in der Arbeitswelt – Diagnose und Interventionsmöglichkeiten [Digitalisation anxieties and technostress in the work environment – Diagnosis and possibilities for interventions]. Presented at the conference “Der Staat in der Großen Transformation“ [The nation in a big transformation], Tutzing, Germany.
Participation of IMPRESS project in the Erasmus + thematic cluster meeting
- Thursday, 14 November 2019 12:22
IMPRESS project participanted in the Erasmus+ Thematic Cluster Meeting on University-Business Cooperation. Two members of the consortium (GAIA and WCC) participated in the workshop and disseminated project activities.
The cluster meeting and university -business cooperation forum was held in Brussels for the 23-25 October 2019.
The main objectives were:
• to share the results and good practices of projects
• to identify and support possible synergies between projects
• to facilitate networking and strengthen the KA Community
• to discuss topics that are of common interest
5th Technical project meeting in Riga.
- Thursday, 14 November 2019 12:06
5th technical project meeting was held in Riga in October (1oth -11th October).
During two days the consortium work in the development of project activities and fixed next steeps and to dos for next period.
Improving mental health at work: IMPRESS Stress Management training course rolled out in Riga, Latvia, 7-9 October 2019
- Thursday, 14 November 2019 11:59
IMPRESS project. Under the slogan ‘Excellence & Resilience building through the IMPRESS Self-Assessment Tools’, practitioners from various industries engaged vigorously in an insightful training course held by IMPRESS Project Partners and EFQM Licenses Advisor & Trainer C.-Andreas Dalluege (Picture) and Psychology scientists Erika Spieß & Katharina Pfaffinger. The participants were shown how to boost the mental health of their employees by smoothly implementing the IMPRESS Self-Assessment into European Excellence Models of auto evaluation.