YOUNG PROFESSIONALS & EMERGING MANAGERS

Ignite your leadership and create a thriving, sustainable environment

Develop sustainable leadership skills
Foster personal & team resilience
Gain an understanding of SDGs & their impact on your business
Learn how to attract future leaders

You’ve heard the buzzword, but what does sustainability actually mean for you and your company?

What’s more, how can you set your team up for resilience and success in an uncertain environment? 

We’ve got you covered. 

We have a range of workshops to give you the edge on sustainability and resilience. Designed with global thought leaders in sustainability, systems thinking and new business economics, you’ll learn how to enable sustainable excellence in your business, build purpose-led, resilient teams and foster sustainability and resilience in your organisation.

Programmes

Our programmes take you on a longer journey and dive deeply into the topics of sustainability and systems thinking. Recommended for transformational change.

DURATION: 18 HOURS OVER 6 – 9 MONTHS

Through professional coaching for you, take on the opportunity to mentor a student over 6 – 9 months of their life. With support and guidance, learn how to grow, shape, encourage and inspire a young mind. Work with other mentors to discover qualities about yourself that you never knew. Become a better, richer leader… this is a journey of a lifetime.

DURATION: 12-20 HOURS (OVER 1-4 MONTHS)

The Seeding, Feeding and Weeding for emerging managers. This programme covers the foundations of effective team management: Seed your team with the right people. Feed and grow team members through coaching and by creating an engaging environment. Weed out poor performance and unhelpful behaviour and instead set the scene for high performance.

DURATION: 3 – 6 DAYS

An immersive journey in nature and communities that provides opportunities to experience systems thinking and complexity theory in action, learn from eco-systems, circular economies, and transition towns, and develop familiarity with the interconnectivity of the natural environment, social and economic systems.

Gain insight into what your role in the world is. Just as nature adapts within certain boundaries, connect to your own resilience, agility and adaptability.

Workshops

Our workshops vary in length from 1 hour to 2 days depending on how deeply you are looking to explore a topic. Recommended for introductions or specific deep dive sessions.

The Foundations

DURATION: 1 HOUR – 1 DAY

What is meant by dynamic sustainability and why professionals need to consider social, economic and environmental parameters to ensure future-readiness.

DURATION: 1 HOUR – 1 DAY

Learn about geological time, climate change, the paradox of carbon to understand the current global context and the challenges & opportunities we face.

DURATION: 1 HOUR – 1 DAY

Engage with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through a recreation of the UN’s approach to identify the goals.

DURATION: 1 HOUR – 2 DAYS

Insights into the skills that will become most valuable in the future, that you can start developing now to get ahead of the sustainability crisis.

21st Century Skills Development

DURATION: 1 HOUR – 1 DAY

An introduction to the principles for sustainable leadership and mechanisms that strengthen ideal behaviour.

DURATION: ½ DAY – 1 DAY

Linking your passions and abilities with the SDGs, identify opportunities that energises you and contribute towards the community’s sustainability.

DURATION: 2 – 4 HOURS

Using personality preferences participants are able to identify and understand their own and their colleagues’ personality preferences and how to work with others.

DURATION: ½ DAY – 1 DAY

Learn to engage in difficult and courageous conversations. Deconstruct the complexity and develop the vocabulary to move forward.

Experiential

DURATION: ½ DAY – 2 DAYS

Learning from our environment (ecosystems, biodiversity and their adaptive capacities), we explore our adaptive capacities and build personal resilience.

DURATION: 1 – 2 DAYS

An adventurous journey, exploring intra-personal socio-emotional competencies, including cultural awareness of diverse socio-economic contexts, and realities.

DURATION: 1 – 2 DAYS

An adventurous journey to explore intra-personal socio-emotional competencies, including cultural awareness of diverse socio-economic contexts, and realities.

DURATION: 1 – 2 DAYS

Using river systems as a vehicle to understand the principles of sustainability in an urban context, participants discover the importance and interconnectedness of catchment systems within and between the natural and built environments.

DURATION: ½ DAY – 2 DAYS

Mimicking nature, see how complementary skills and cohesive structures strengthen teams and can lead to greater outcomes than the potential efforts of each of us as individuals.

DURATION: 1 DAY

Get better at managing the impact of decisions made in one area on the other, by experiencing biomimetic and circular thinking in action, and learning from new economic models.

It’s hard to go wrong when choosing Ann as your development partner. She is a highly creative facilitator, that does not shy away from crucial conversations. She approaches pivotal moments with deep respect and maturity. She has a bubbly nature that always leaves you more energised as a result of your interactions with her.

Mark Orpen-LyallSynEnergy

As a global team in four offices, Ann proved to be an invaluable guide as we undertook a set of courses to improve the way we worked together. With the use of excellent materials, ability to create a safe space and follow-up actions, our understanding of each other has improved and we have become much more effective.

Tim SandersSenior Manager

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