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Dare To Lead™ Brisbane - Presented In-Person by Debra Birks

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Building Brave Leaders & Courageous Cultures

Delivered by Leading Facilitator, Experienced Certified Dare To Lead™ Facilitator & Leadership Coach - Debra Birks.

ALL NEW curriculum - delivered over 3-DAYS IN-PERSON for the full experience. No self-directed learning.  All lessons completed in the room with your fellow Dare to Lead™ participants. Learn, Connect, Celebrate and Graduate is the best!

PLUS BONUS COACHING - 'Circle Back' Group Coaching session 1 mth after the workshop - (Value $700.00)

Group Discounts Available - contact the organiser

Brisbane AEST

Day 1: Tue 21st March - 8:30am - 5.00pm 

Day 2: Wed 22nd March - 8:30am - 5:00pm 

Day 3: Thu 23rd March - 8:30am - 4:30pm 

Why Dare To Lead™ Leadership?

The Dare To Lead™ program cultivates brave leaders and courageous cultures with a focus on accountable, self-aware and empathic leadership skill development. Leaders will strengthen skills to enable rising up from failures and set-backs, to align values into behaviours, to unlearn and relearn what vulnerability is and is not. This program supports your emotional well-being, and is transformational in leadership and life. 

About the Dare To Lead™ program

Based on the research of Dr. Brené Brown, Dare to Lead™ is an empirically based courage-building program of 4 skill sets that are measurable, teachable and observable and designed to be delivered by a Certified Dare To Lead™ Facilitator. This is a highly interactive and experiential workshop that delivers on its research in clear and practical ways.

Who should attend?

Brené defines a leader as "someone who takes responsibility for finding the potential in people and processes and has the courage to develop that potential."

A Call to All Leaders. People leaders, self-leaders, emerging leaders, educators, community and business leaders, health professionals, coaches and consultants; this is a deep dive into 'Brave Leadership' and if you're committed to leading authentically, ethically and inclusively, with your whole heart, then this program is for you. 

Discover how to...

  • Cultivate courageous cultures and brave leaders
  • Increase innovation and creativity
  • Operationalise your values - reset and realign values to meaning and purpose 
  • Build empathy and the practice of self-care and emotional wellbeing
  • Build trust through accountability, reliability and settiing boundaries 
  • Rise from setbacks – aquire strategies and skills to reset from failure and disappointment

Key Learning Outcomes

  • Defining your Leadership identity 
  • Identify the 4 skill sets of courage
  • Recognise the critical role that self-awareness plays in daring leadership
  • How to show up for hard conversations
  • Understand why courage requires vulnerability
  • Why self-protection (armour) - not fear - is our greatest obstacle in daring leadership
  • Identifying the myths of vulnerability
  • Understand how courage is measurable, teachable and observable
  • Cultivating an essential feedback culture

Program Includes

  • A copy of Brené Brown's New York Times #1 bestselling book Dare to Lead™
  • Dare to Lead™ official workbook only available from your Certified Dare To Lead™ Facilitator 
  • Dare to Lead™ ‘Participant Trained’ digital LinkedIn credential* a globally recognised leadership credential
  • Daring Leadership Assessment - measuring individual's courage skills-set
  • Trust Assessment - (in-house team's only)
  • Culture Assessment - assesses behaviours of Daring vs Armoured behaviours - (in-house team's only)
  • Brené Brown videos - created exclusively for the Dare To Lead™ program
  • Resources to continue and embed the learnings 
  • Access to ANEWDAY's private group coaching circles. Exclusive to DTL graduates - Value $2,000

Morning & afternoon Tea, and a nutritious lunch will be provided

*This program does not provide you with a Dare To Lead™ Certified Facilitator accreditation to facilitate the Dare To Lead™ program. However once the 3-day curriculum is completed you may be eligible to deliver the 'Daring Teams Rollout Program' to your broader team as a Daring Team's Co-ordinator. See LINK for further details.

Virtual Delivery Option

N.B if for any reason outside our control, i.e., a Covid-19 outbreak, the program will be moved to a virtual platform or an alternative in-person date.

When delivering virtual programs we have invested in studio quality broadcast equipment and visual solutions. We also have a technical producer working with us to ensure high quality delivery and learning.

About Debra Birks - your facilitator

Debra, a Leading Certified Dare to Lead™ (CDTLF) and Daring Way™ Facilitator (CDWF) since 2016, an ICF, IECL Lvl 3 Executive/Leadership Coach of 17 years, and an experienced executive leader of 30+ years, she is also the Program Director & Facilitator of Dare To Lead™ at Monash University Executive Business Education where she provides public program options for Dare to Lead™. 

Debra will facilitate and guide you through...

  • the Dare To Lead™ 3-day curriculum - this is not a self directed learning. All lessons are completed in the face to face delivery.
  • all lessons using Debra's own personal stories, humour, knowledge and wisdom to compliment the research and science. 
  • the skills, common language and tools required to operationalise your own courage in your organisation, workplace and life.

    About Brené Brown

    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 10 year study on courageous leadership. She is the author of five #1 New York Times bestsellers.

    Agenda Summary

    The Heart of Daring Leadership

    • The foundations of Daring Leadership
    • Identifying your call to courage as a leader
    • The 11 elements of daring vs armoured leadership behaviours
    • Armour vs fear and the armouring up process
    • The 5Cs of strategic thinking, decision making and delegation
    • Tools for grounded confidence
    • Self-awareness and emotional literacy

    Rumbling with Vulnerability

    • Myths of vulnerability
    • Building shame resilience
    • Empathy and self-compassion skills
    • Emotional literacy

    Living into our Values

    • Identify your core values 
    • Operationalise your values into aligned behaviours
    • Rumble skills, tools and language
    • Giving and receiving engaged feedback 

    BRAVING – Trust

    • Anatomy of trust and psychological safety
    • Trust with self, within teams and others 
    • Practicing boundaries integrity and generosity

    Learning to Rise

    • Getting emotionally hooked
    • Barriers and strategies for reckoning with emotions 
    • The reckoning - getting curious about emotional hooks
    • The rumble - conspiracies and confabulations of our stories
    • The revolution - reset and rewrite a new ending


    Contact information

    For any enquiries about the Dare To Lead™ event please contact the facilitator


    Will there be regular breaks during the program?

    Yes. Over the 3-day in-person immersion your well-being is important so regular breaks and activities are provided for optimal engagement and learning.

    Do you run Dare To Lead™ for in-house teams?

    Yes. You can attend a public program or bring Dare To Lead™ into your organisation. Both options are a 3-day format either in-person or virtual delivery.  Please email the organiser to discuss

    Can I be invoiced rather than pay through Humanitix?

    Yes. Please contact direct to arrange payment

    How can I contact the organiser with any questions? or 0419406766

    What's the refund policy?

    No refunds available.

    Is my ticket transferrable?

    Yes. Tickets are transferable to another person or to another workshop date.  Please notify four weeks in advance of the program commencement date if you require a date transfer, and within 2 weeks if you're transferring your ticket to another person. Alternate date transfers must be taken within 12 months of your first booking. Any program price increases will be past on to you prior to commencement of your new date. 

    Is there parking at the event?

    Parking is available at Ovolo and as charges may vary. You will need to contact Ovolo direct for current pricing. Discounts are provided to participants of Dare To Lead™.

    Accommodation: Ovolo The Valley will take care of your needs should you require this.

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    Refund policy

    No refunds