Leadership is not an easy thing to define. So you would expect that would be the place to start for a leadership programme that runs as eight retreats over the course of a year. Find out if Eoghan Walsh got his watertight definition of leadership from our first session.Read More
We hold events for our alumni, friends, and the general public for people to connect with the important conversations in leadership.
Subject matter experts and prominent New Zealand leaders share their knowledge and engage with the audience, sparking new ideas and innovation as minds from different backgrounds converge and focus their energy on a salient issue or theme.
Somewhere on day one, Anya arrived at the gentle realisation that this year won’t be characterised by asteroid strikes and underpants on the outside. Leadership here won’t talk loudly of itself, for its own sake.Read More
Our Chair, Peter Garnett welcomes the 2017 Programme Participants at the Opening of our first Session.Read More
Sina unpacks how we came to settle on this year's theme - Integrative Leadership - including what it means to her, examples of integrative thinking and what impact this will have on the world.Read More
Kirsty's head was full of questions before the start of the 2017 Programme. Louise's provocation "What world view do you have about how life works and the place of humanity?" didn't lessen the questions either. But how does she feel now, reflecting on the weekend?Read More
Oh, no, not another leadership course! Brook's initial thoughts about the Programme were hesitant, even though he was promised that it wouldn't be just another leadership course. Find out how the first session of the Programme went for 2017.Read More
Helen Peters from KPMG shares her experience of our second session focused on Civil Society: Our Roots, Our History, where she found herself excited 'about being given the unique opportunity to learn more about our roots, history and experience a deeper connection with Maori customs and culture.'Read More
Mini Prasad is the Business Development and Social Enterprise Strategist at ConnectSR and is part of the 2016 cohort. She shares her reflection on the first session, focussed on The Journey - Tools, Inspiration and Connecting.Read More
Nick Astwick is Chief Operating Officer at Kiwibank, 2010 Alumni and the Deputy Chair of the Leadership NZ Trustees. He joined us on the opening morning of the first session of the 2016 Leadership Programme to welcome the 2016 participants to the whanau.Read More
Vicky Taylor, an alumni from the inaugural Leadership NZ Programme in 2005, shares her journey at the Opening Function of the 2016 Programme.Read More
Programme participant Stephen Harris shares his experiences and thoughts on Session One held at Old Government House, Auckland.Read More