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Courses
Drs. Dean Anderson and Linda Ackerman Anderson

Transform and Achieve Breakthrough: An Intro to Conscious Change Leadership

This free mini-course introduces you to Being First’s Approach to transformation and how to achieve breakthrough results in yourself, your organization and / or community. It describes what breakthrough is, why transformation is required to achieve it, and how to develop the necessary transformational leadership skills. It introduces you to Conscious Change Leadership, a profound new way of thinking about, framing and addressing human performance and organization transformation.

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Webinars
Dean Anderson

How Visionary Leaders Solve Strategic Challenges through Conscious Change Leadership

Leaders must break free of traditional thinking because conventional mindsets and approaches to transformation are not sufficient in today’s 21st Century VUCA environment, where volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity reign. This webinar explores how visionary leaders navigate complexity and solve big strategic challenges to achieve breakthrough results through Conscious Change Leadership.

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Workshops
Drs. Dean Anderson and Linda Ackerman Anderson

How to Build Leadership Commitment to Transformation

We explore how to ask for, generate and nurture leadership commitment to transformation. The answer is not what you think, but it will radically improve your ability to get leaders committed. Developing this skill is one of the ten key strategies for ensuring success in any transformation.

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Webinars
Dr. Linda Ackerman Anderson

Stakeholder Engagement: How to Reduce Resistance

In this webinar, Dr. Linda Ackerman Anderson discusses key, early stakeholder engagement opportunities and reveals how change leaders can maximize these opportunities to save time, save money and increase commitment and meaningful participation.

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Webinars
Dr. Linda Ackerman Anderson

Go Beyond Change Management: What it Takes

Dr. Linda Ackerman Anderson explores the benefits of becoming more of a strategic change consultant positioned and capable of influencing the way change projects are led from the very beginning. Take your skills and brand beyond change management.

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Springboards
Drs. Linda Ackerman Anderson and Dean Anderson

Communicate with Leaders: Questions That Educate

Questions that educate increase a person’s thinking and perspective on an issue. This helps them see what they’re currently missing, without you having to always be in “tell mode,” which might reduce their listening to you. Use these questions to communicate with leaders and help them see what they are missing to make change more successful.

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Videos
Drs. Dean Anderson and Linda Ackerman Anderson

How to Transform to Achieve Breakthrough

Conscious Change Leadership is a comprehensive Field of Study and Practice about human development and large systems transformation. Join us in this video as we explore what is required to transform yourself, your leaders, culture, organization, and community to Achieve Breakthrough results.

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Tools
Drs. Linda Ackerman Anderson and Dean Anderson

Identifying Your Drivers of Change (TLIB2)

This Tool guides you through identifying the drivers of change that are catalyzing your change effort. This work is Task: Assess Drivers of Change (Task I.B.2), which is part of the CLR Activity I.B Create Case for Change and Determine Initial Desired Outcomes. If you are working within the CLR process flow, you would already have clarified your plan to create your Case for Change and identify initial desired outcomes.

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Tools
Drs. Linda Ackerman Anderson and Dean Anderson

Creating Conditions for Success (TLIF2)

This Tool guides you through the process to create your Conditions for Success—the factors you believe are required for your current change effort to succeed. This work is Task: Create Conditions for Success (Task I.F.2), which is part of the CLR Activity I.F Build Infrastructure and Conditions to Support Change Effort.

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Tools
Drs. Linda Ackerman Anderson and Dean Anderson

Identifying Your Type of Change (TLIB3)

In this free tool, you will learn the differences between the three types of change that occur and be guided to determine the type happening in your organization and each initiative within that change effort.  

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Tools
Drs. Linda Ackerman Anderson and Dean Anderson

Determining Your Decision-Making Style, Roles and Process (TLIE3)

This Tool guides you through determining the decision-making style, roles and process needed for your change effort to run effectively. This work is part of the larger Task, Clarify Governance and Decision-Making (Task I.E.3.). In the CLR process flow, you would have already clarified and staffed initial change leadership roles before you move into decision-making design.

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Courses
Drs. Linda Ackerman Anderson and Dean Anderson

Leading Transformational Change: 10 Strategies for Breakthrough Results

This online instructor-led course will enable you to deliver desired results from the complex change initiatives you lead or consult to. It supports corporate leaders, community leaders, activists, and all varieties of change consultants. You’ll finish this course knowing the most important next steps to take for your transformational change effort to succeed.

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Tools
Drs. Linda Ackerman Anderson and Dean Anderson

Creating Multiple Project Integration Strategy (TLIE6)

This Tool supports your change leadership work after you are clear about the range of sub-initiatives within your change effort and where your effort fits in the organization’s larger changes and priorities. It guides you through the process of creating your Multiple Project Integration Strategy.

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Webinars
Andrew

How Leaders Excel with a Breakthrough Mindset

Mindset work is interior work and starts with a personal journey of breaking through our own fear-clouded performance ceilings. In this webinar, we’ll explore what mindset is, where it comes from, how it works, and how we can transform it into a Breakthrough Mindset and achieve your vision.

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White Papers
Drs. Linda Ackerman Anderson and Dean Anderson

Leading Change As a Strategic Capability

Strong change capability is vital to organizational success. The evidence is clear that we need to be better at leading and delivering on change. This white paper explores how to build your organization’s change capability through leading change as a strategic organizational discipline.

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Webinars
Dean Anderson

Why Culture Change Success is Directly Linked to CEO Behavior

Dr. Dean Anderson explores the most effective culture change strategy and leadership style that creates a safe environment and inspires managers and employees to change. This approach inspires your leaders and stakeholders to change company culture in positive ways to achieve your organization’s vision.

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How Visionary Leaders Build Trust and Create High Performing Teams
Webinars
Andrew

How to Build Trust in Your Leadership Teams

Building trust in teams takes more than hanging a motivational poster on a wall and having a leader who says all the “right” things. This webinar explores how to embed trust into teams and organizational culture and identifies the critical skills a visionary leader uses to create trust and develop teams for high performance.

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Integrating Culture Change in Project Scope, Design and Roll-Out Webinar
Webinars
Dr. Linda Ackerman Anderson

Integrating Culture Change to Project Scope, Design and Roll-Out

Every significant change is affected by the organization’s existing culture, either positively or as an inhibitor. It must be considered from the beginning and not as an after-thought. This webinar explores how to address culture change in all types of projects so that the cultural dynamics impacting them are overt and designed to support the sustainment of desired outcomes.

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