The mid-November Alumni Retreat was designed to provide an opportunity for our Alumni to “sharpen the saw”; to reconnect with each other and to engage with new ideas and conversations. See photos from the weekend or read more here.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.
Initially, Mark was a little reticent in considering attending the Alumni retreat. The pull between 'doing' and 'being' and the value in both had been slightly obscured. But investing in himself meant he rediscovered the term 'Poustina' and met new friends amongst our Alumni.Read More
An Alumnus from 2007, Minnie almost didn't join us for the recent Alumni Retreat. But the connections, community and sense of belonging made the journey completely worth it.Read More
Cheryl Bowie found our recent Alumni Retreat challenged her assumptions, created a safe space and connected her with Alumni from across the years.Read More
Angela Green reflects on the annual 2012 Alumni Retreat, where they gathered together in a former café nestled in a dilapidated palm tree grove just outside of Omaha. They shared, caught up and explored authentic leadership.Read More
Reconnecting with her 2015 Programme cohort, Lisa reflects on the value of taking time out so that you can know yourself and become a more impactful leader and what all that means for her.Read More
It’s funny where we choose to write our reflections. This year's 2014 alumni retreat theme mirrored the Leadership NZ theme of Mindfulness and comes to you from the noisiest cafe in Auckland. A self-sabotage? Perhaps. More an opportunity to be calm surrounded by other peoples busy-ness.Read More