A new initiative of the Peter Lougheed Leadership Institute, the Hope Decoded Summit provides a forum for fostering hope around some of the most complex societal issues of our time: income inequality, Indigenous rights, culture, and the environment.
Browsing: Leadership Development
We have brought together over 20 people who we admire and are intrigued by to consider what an unusually effective leader, or leadership collective, will need in order to develop a successful ‘practice’ in the uncertain conditions of 35 years from now. What knowledge, capacities, or artistry might be required? What learning and experience will need to be developed, and how will they learn?
As part of The Banff Centre’s four-day Leading by Design program, the group was tasked to look at how Rocky Mountain Soap Company can share their toxin-free story with existing customers and first time store visitors. Just that morning the group was frantically testing ideas in the Banff Avenue shop; I catch them for a quick interview as they take a brief moment to breathe prior to the pitch.
What will it mean to lead, in any capacity, in the next 35 years? We posed this question to participants of the first of three Lougheed Leadership Network sessions at The Banff Centre as we begin to explore and identify challenges, requirements and opportunities that will help shape the future of leadership and leadership development.
At the age of 14, a note came to Kaaren addressed from Banff, Alberta. Unlike the others, this letter was written specifically for her. While taking part in a 6-week Leadership Development program at The Banff Centre, her father shared how the courses were making a real difference in helping shape his outlook on leadership; not only how it applied to his work, but also to his community and family.
As part of a three-day Innovation and Communications Residency, put on by Leadership Development at The Banff Centre, the duo were joined by two other organizations and a creative entrepreneur, with facilitation and guest faculty sessions from Banff Centre artists scheduled around periods of focused work. The Innovation and Communications Residency supports teams and organizations in communicating a new idea and strategically identifying and leveraging the resources necessary to move it forward.