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Netball taught me well …

Written by Tuesday, 15 June 2021 00:00
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Netball taught me well...

A number of you will know that I played netball from a very early age (and for a long time); you may recall that I wrote a blog about What netball has taught me. I was reminded of another lesson last week, learnt from most likely my very first day on court … more about that later.

 

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Courage in the Lucky Country – A Perspective on Australian Organisations

 

In February we presented the results of insium’s workplace Courage Questionnaire (CQ) at our #DareToDisocver online forum.

Our workplace CQ collected data on 38 workplace situations which were grouped into 5 categories:

Merry Christmas and a Courageous 2021

Written by Thursday, 17 December 2020 00:00
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#Merry Christmas and a Courageous 2021!

 

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A SAFE, PROSPEROUS & COURAGEOUS 2021 FROM ALL OF US AT INSIUM

 
This year, insium chooses to make a donation to Zoos Victoria.  Zoos Victoria is a world-leading zoo-based conservation organisation, dedicated to fighting wildlife extinction. By strengthening the connection between people and wildlife, they hope to protect the future of animals and their homes.

Zoos Victoria is committed to fighting wildlife extinction. They work with scientists, wildlife experts and communities to save endangered species both nationally and internationally. Their goal is to be the world's leading zoo-based conservation organisation.

Zoos Victoria is involved in conservation programs in six countries, eight grass-roots community conservation campaigns, and more than 50 research projects. They inspire communities to commit to the conservation of wildlife and wild places by connecting people and wildlife. Their Wildlife Conservation Master Plan 2019-2024 is dedicated to the recovery of 27 threatened native species, outlining the work and projects they will undertake to save these species from extinction and excite our communities to fight for a future rich in wildlife.

Courage Month Wrap up

Written by Tuesday, 01 December 2020 00:00
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#couragemonth

Dare To Lead™ workshop dates

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insium’s workplace CQ!

 

 

Wow! What a month!  Courage certainly is contagious!  I have been inspired to courage by the courageous stories of our guests during #couragemonth.  Vanessa O’Hanlon led conversations with women in healthcare, business, community, sport, media and fashion, who each shared their reflections and learning about courage.

Alice in Wonderland

Written by Tuesday, 22 September 2020 00:00
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Alice in Wonderland

 

There are many lessons that can be taken from Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll, and this is one of my favourites.

Dare To Lead™ Workshop Version 2 Curriculum, Delivered Online

Written by Tuesday, 28 July 2020 00:00
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Dare To Lead™ Workshop Version 2 Curriculum, delivered online

 

A Google search for “leading through corona” returned 172 million results in 0.31 seconds. A search of “leading through covid” returned 860 million results in less time.  No doubt, there is cross-over between these two searches. A search of “corona, covid, leader, courage” returned 1.3 million results.

Resources

Written by Wednesday, 24 June 2020 00:00
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#Resources

 

As you know, I am passionate about building courage, and in the past few months, I have no doubt that we have all needed courage at different times.  I certainly have.  To help enable your and my courage, we have created a number of resources over the past few months which you may already be familiar with.  My purpose today is to provide a compilation of these resources, so that when you need, you can easily find what is most valuable for you.

Community in the Here & Now

Written by Wednesday, 18 March 2020 00:00
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#Community in the here and now

 

I really struggled in writing this newsletter.  My tension came from not wanting to fill your inbox with another email when there is so much happening for everyone; my tension came from “do I forge on, assuming business as usual and provide insium updates” or “do I focus on the immediate here and now”? 

Conference Gives Australian Workplaces A Courage Boost

Written by Monday, 02 December 2019 00:00
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Conference gives Australian workplaces a courage boost

More than 80 people met in Melbourne on 14 November to explore the role of courage in the workplace at the 2019 Courage Conference hosted by Dina Pozzo from insium and Leading With Courage.

Certified!

Written by Tuesday, 16 July 2019 00:00
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Certified!

As you know, Dina is passionate about building courageous leaders in our workplaces and community.  She is excited and honoured to be a Certified Dare To Lead™ Facilitator, offering further knowledge and expertise to your organisation.