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Dare To Lead™ | Christchurch | 24-25 August 2020

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Ilex Café

Christchurch Botanic Gardens

Christchurch, Canterbury 8013

New Zealand

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Dare to Lead™ is the ultimate starting point for brave leaders, courageous cultures, and organisational change .

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If you work for a not-for-profit or education organisation, you may be eligible for special pricing. Please fill out this form to access not-for-profit or educator pricing. To apply for a scholarship, please fill out this form. For more information, please email nz@boma.global.

"Highly recommend."


"An amazing experience."

"One 'aha moment' after the other."

Who we are is how we lead.

When the Dare to Lead™ research team asked senior executives around the world about the most important thing we can be cultivating, one answer stood above the rest: "We need braver leaders."

We need leaders who know how to have courageous conversations.

We need leaders who are not silent about difficult things.

We need leaders who are ready and willing to show up with their whole hearts.

Many of the executives they spoke to had also made the assumption that people either have these characteristics or they don't—but that's not true.

Through their research, the Dare to Lead™ team discovered a profound truth: courageous leadership consists of four skill sets that are teachablemeasurable and observable.

The Dare to Lead™ programme is your chance to learn these skills and put them into practice.How would your organisation change if you started having braver and fuller conversations with each other?

Discover what organisations like Melinda Gates Foundation, IBM, Disney, Google, Shell and the US Military have experienced through scaling courage as an organisational competency.

Watch Brené describe Dare to Lead™

This experience is for you if:

  • You are in a position of leadership within your organisation.
  • You see the potential in people and processes, and are willing to take responsibility for achieving that potential.
  • You are passionate about accelerating performance in yourself and others.
  • You have to navigate organisational change as part of your role.
  • You want to create braver, more resilient organisations and teams.

In short, if you are ready to answer your call to courage, this experience is for you.

What you will learn:

In this two-day workshop, you'll learn how to build brave cultures & drive performance by:

  • understanding how to effectively navigate vulnerability to unlock courage;
  • turning values from fluffy language into tangible, practical behaviours;
  • building a common culture of trust across your team; and
  • cultivating the skills to rise from setbacks and be more resilient.

This programme includes:

  • Dare to Lead™ programme and materials
  • Lunch, morning and afternoon teas on both days
  • Opportunity to become Dare to Lead™ Participant Certified*

About the Dare To Lead™ Programme

Based on the research of Dr. Brené Brown, Dare to Lead™ is an empirically based courage-building programme designed to for those who seek leader agility, team effectiveness, and culture change.

Brené is a research professor at the University of Houston where she holds the Huffington Foundation – Brené Brown Endowed Chair at The Graduate College of Social Work. She has spent the past two decades studying courage, vulnerability, shame, and empathy, and most recently completed a seven-year study on courageous leadership. She is the author of five #1 New York Times bestsellers: The Gifts of Imperfection, Daring Greatly, Rising Strong, Braving the Wilderness, and Dare to Lead, which also debuted at #1 on The Wall Street Journal and Publisher’s Weekly list.

About your program facilitator, Kaila Colbin

Kaila Colbin is a co-founder of Boma Global and the CEO of Boma New Zealand. She spearheaded the hugely successful SingularityU New Zealand and Australia Summits, introducing more than 2,500 people to exponential technologies and their impact on humanity.

She is also a co-founder and trustee of the non-profit Ministry of Awesome, Chairman of the Board of the New York-based Natural Gourmet Institute for Health and Culinary Arts, and a Director of CORE Education Ltd.

After training with Brené Brown, Kaila became a Certified Dare to Lead™ Facilitator, and has worked with hundreds of people to increase courage as a core competency. She is also a certified ExO consultant, a Climate Project Ambassador who trained with Al Gore, and a Project Management Professional. She is a renowned national and international public speaker, sought after by corporates, government agencies, industry groups, and more.

Kaila was formerly the Curator and Licensee for TEDxChristchurch in New Zealand and TEDxScottBase in Antarctica. A native New Yorker, Kaila speaks English, Spanish, French and Italian, holds a degree in Hotel and Restaurant Administration from Cornell University and has been a serial entrepreneur since the age of 22. Her purpose in life is to be an uplifting presence.

* Dare to Lead™ Participant Certification

Upon successful completion of the training participants will receive a LinkedIn badge recognising their mastery of the four skill sets of courage and admission to a private Dare to Lead™ LinkedIn group.

Further information on this is available at https://daretolead.brenebrown.com


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

There are no age restrictions unless you are applying for a youth ticket.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please email nz@boma.global.

Do I need to print my ticket?

There is no need to print your ticket; we'll have a list of names at the door.

What's the refund policy?

There are no refunds for this event. However, you are able to transfer your ticket to someone else in your organisation. You can do this via your Eventbrite login.

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Is my ticket transferrable?

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