Welcome to The Studio – Your Gateway to Lifelong Learning and Personal Growth. Every aspect of our Studio is meticulously designed to ensure a holistic, enriching, and empowering learning journey. Whether you are taking the first step towards honing your skills or are on a quest for lifelong learning, Future Skills Studio is your companion. At the heart of Future Skills Studio lies a profound mission: to empower individuals aged 16 to 75 with the essential life skills that serve as the bedrock of personal and professional growth. We don’t just teach; we foster a vibrant, continuous learning and self-discovery ecosystem. Here are the Studio's three core components.
Experiential Learning Programs: Delve into our suite of nine high-impact experiential learning initiatives. Each program is meticulously crafted to hone skills essential for navigating real-world challenges and seizing life’s opportunities.
Innovator's Journey: The Journey's slogan "Interpret - Insight - Impact" encapsulates a progressive journey, symbolizing the analytical and insightful path an innovator takes to achieve meaningful impact. Coupling this with "Innovator's Journey" reflects a narrative of growth and active engagement, resonating with the ethos of proactive learning and transformation.
With a deep-seated passion for empowering individuals across the age spectrum, I have dedicated my career to designing and delivering transformative skills development programs. At the core of my approach lies a unique pedagogical model and a robust formative assessment process meticulously designed to foster lifelong learning and unlock innate potential.
As the founder of Future Skills Studio, my endeavor extends beyond conventional teaching to orchestrating a vibrant ecosystem that instigates fresh ideas, catalyzes new initiatives, and nurtures an enduring culture of self-improvement within the skills development domain. Underpinned by a commitment to diversity and delivering exceptional value, my work encapsulates facilitating visionary strategies, steering execution plans, and morphing big ideas into tangible realities.
My key focus areas include:
1. Collaborating with individuals across various age groups to bolster their skills development, guide career path planning, and fuel entrepreneurial ambitions.
2. Equipping educators with the requisite tools and methodologies to impart entrepreneurship programs to students aged 10 to 18, thereby seeding the grounds for future innovators.
3. Engaging with parents to provide them with strategies and insights on nurturing their children's valuable life skills, laying a solid foundation for a successful transition into adulthood.
4. Crafting and delivering bespoke programs that hone individuals' nascent abilities, preparing them to navigate the challenges and seize the opportunities that lie ahead.
Mitchell is a globally recognised business and industry strategist, thought leader, author, journalist and key-note speaker as well as business and market analyst. He is also the founder and Managing Director of First Rock Consulting one of Australia's leading innovation and business consultancy practices.
First Rock Consulting practice encompasses strategic business insights, innovative-led programs for both enterprise and SMB’s customers (using aspects of design thinking, agile and start-up methodologies), technological innovation development (solution validation, prototype and market/user assumption testing), business model development and market commercialisation including operational deployment capability to support the execution of these models.
As a practitioner of business strategy, Mitchell has built up an extensive and balanced career that encapsulates corporate, private and non-for profit sectors across a variety of vertical markets and industry sectors. He has held and continues to hold senior level executive roles as well as board level roles across a range of these industry sectors.
As a strategic and trusted advisor in the print (physical document world) and digitisation (digital content) space he often works and mediates with both end users/end customers as well as many of the direct and indirect providers that operate in this space.