Welcome to your Change Makers webinar library – enjoy!
July 2019: Your Brand
You already have a brand. Is it the one you want? In this webinar, it’s all about deliberately cultivating your reputation and brand to increase your influence as a change maker. We look at the importance of not just being known but known for something. And the power of asking five questions to calibrate what you think you’re known for vs how others experience you.
The five questions activity is outlined in more detail here
And the descriptive words for the activity sticky note activity are here.
May 2019: Lighten up
Today’s topic is ‘lighten up’. The idea of holding both things just that little less tightly and a little more lightly. And, paradoxically you have more impact and less drama as a result. We explore the idea of combining clear intent with a few key principles to help you make decisions and look at four key dimensions in your life where you can be effective as a Change Maker when you lighten up.
April 2019: Being with Difference
Our webinar today looks at what it takes to ‘be with difference’. As Change Makers, we’re inevitably going to rub up against people and culture that are different to us. Are they obstacles, or opportunities.
Knowing how to be with different is a fundamental change-making ability. We explore the situations that challenge us, our reactions to those and how to be effective when faced with difference.
February 2019: Changing The Rules
Today’s topic is Changing The Rules. Often we can assume some rules can’t be changed, when in fact they can if we’re smart about it. We explore the difference between immutable and invented rules and walk through a method for getting smart about how you change the rules that need changing.
January 2019: Conviction is your fuel
This month’s webinar is all about how to cultivate your conviction for making the change you want to see in the world. We dig into what conviction is, what grows it and what kills it. And explore five questions that will help us channel our conviction and make change happen.
November 2018: Unhurried
This month we have a conversation about what it means to be unhurried in a hurried world. We explore the tensions we experience and practical ideas to be ‘productively unhurried’.
October 2018: The Future of Work
Today’s webinar focused on aspects of the future of work. Our guest Nicky Jones led an engaging conversation that had us exploring, amongst other things, the mass ignorance we see around the impact global trends are likely to have on our workplaces and careers, whether we think critically enough when we adopt new technologies and ideas, and much, much more. Participants discussed a range of useful resources, which are listed here. Enjoy!
September 2018: Building on Credibility
This month’s webinar is on Building Credibility: what it is, why it’s important, and how to do it! It’s a rich conversation with a whole range of perspectives, including some useful hacks at the end.
July 2018: Tapping Into The Zeitgeist
One of the jobs of a Change Maker is to be able to see the forces at play that shape the world we’re in. It’s about tapping into the zeitgeist – the spirit of the times. This webinar explores this notion and what is means for you as a Change Maker.
June 2018: Change The Conversation
How do you have a richer, more meaningful conversation about creating the world you want to see? This webinar explores the challenges and ideas around making that happen.
May 2018: Strategic Questions
Today we take a look at the power of strategic questions as a Change Making tool, and a model to structure how you ask questions that get ‘beneath the surface’
April 2018: The Big Issue
Today we’re looking at big thinkers and how they think about making change on big issues. In particular, we dive into the mind of Elon Musk and dissect his way of thinking and look at how it can apply to anyone wanting to make change happen.
February 2018: Insights on being a Change Maker
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January 2018: Overcoming Fear
This webinar focuses on fear: we all have it. It’s how we deal with it that counts. How does fear arise? And what we can do to overcome it so we can stop it from dwarfing our courage? When we manage fear well, we can get on with creating the change we want to see in the world. All that and more in this exciting webinar!
November 2017: Simplicity
This webinar focuses on how Change Makers become more effective by cutting through the BS to get to the essence of an issue. It’s about the art of simplicity.
September 2017: How To See
This webinar focuses on how to see the bigger picture, identify the patterns at play that others don’t yet see, and effect change through making useful connections across disparate people and ideas.
August 2017: Lead With Questions
This webinar focuses on the power of leading with questions, and how to use questions to raise awareness and generate change.
July 2017: Networked Leadership
This webinar focuses on how to cultivate the network you need to be an effective change maker.