Exercise your mind

Pondero Talks are designed to exercise your mind.  Given by experts in each field, the talks cover a range of topics from Psychology to Health, Business to Engineering and are designed to keep minds active – ideal for an inspiring talk during the day.

"LOVED this morning's talk - great brain stretching stuff!"

A series of interesting and wide-ranging talks, held during the working day

Pondero from the Latin, I consider, means to weigh up or reflect; each talk will get you thinking…

Keep your mind active and your knowledge up to date

Ideal whether at work or on a career break

No need to travel - Pondero talks are held locally

Meet other like-minded people both for your personal or professional life

Come to one or come to them all – you are guaranteed to learn something new

upcoming talks

Pondero Winchester – Hormone Balance: How not to be sweaty, sleepless and exhausted

Our speaker Dr Allie Grimston is skilled in helping women to balance symptoms of menopause, PMS, thyroid issues and adrenal fatigue. She has a vision for a more balanced, empowering health care system and has developed a unique blend of Western and Eastern approaches to medicine, and her aim is to help women to transition…
21 May
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cart & Horses
London Road Kings Worthy Winchester Hampshire United Kingdom SO23 7QN

Pondero Newbury – Family feuds: Let’s get the facts straight

How often do we become embroiled in a war of words and attitudes within our own families? Some differences are petty ones but others are very significant and the wounds go deep. Let’s take the time to separate facts from opinions and use the Me-You-Us rule to get clear about the facts. The may save…
22 May
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
The Honesty Cookery School
The Barn at North Sydmonton House, North Sydmonton, Newbury, Berkshire RG20 4UL

Pondero Newbury – Women in the Workplace: An update

Kristina Leroux will be speaking on the current state of women in the workplace from research, articles and own experience of both being in “corporate” and what she is hearing from her clients. She intends this talk to be very interactive so have your questions ready. Kristina Leroux is currently an Executive Coach for Professional…
05 Jun
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
The Honesty Cookery School
The Barn at North Sydmonton House, North Sydmonton, Newbury, Berkshire RG20 4UL

Pondero New Forest – Coffee and Connect

Join us for coffee and networking at the fabulous Lime Wood Hotel near Lyndhurst. A super opportunity catch up with Pondero attendees, connect with new people and of course find out about Pondero’s talks series. Everyone is welcome to this informal and welcoming event.      
07 Jun
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Limewood
Lyndhurst, Hampshire

Pondero Winchester – Mental Health: Untangle Your Mind in the Trees

More details coming soon. Sonya Dibbin is a Nature Therapy Trainer and guide in Winchester and the founder of Adore Your Outdoors. She believes passionately that nature plays a vital role in supporting good mental health. Evidence shows that it’s our connection to nature, as opposed to time spent in nature, that’s more beneficial both for humans and the natural world.…
11 Jun
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cart & Horses
London Road Kings Worthy Winchester Hampshire United Kingdom SO23 7QN

Pondero Winchester – Coffee and Connect

Join us at the start of the autumn term for coffee and networking at the fabulous Cart and Horses in Winchester. A super opportunity to , catch up with Pondero attendees, meet new people and of course find out more about Pondero’s talk series. Everyone is welcome to this informal and welcoming event. Whilst there…
10 Sep
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cart & Horses
London Road Kings Worthy Winchester Hampshire United Kingdom SO23 7QN

Pondero Winchester – The Origins of Wine: A potted 8,000-year history

Wine is something many of us enjoy on a weekly basis, but it’s been a long road from the early days of foot-treading to where we are today. In this wanderlust-fuelled session, we’ll discover how wine has weaved its way through thousands of years of history, embedding itself in every culture and empire along the…
24 Sep
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cart & Horses
London Road Kings Worthy Winchester Hampshire United Kingdom SO23 7QN
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