7-day readiness challenge
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Overview of the challenge
Day 1 - Motivation
Day 2 - Values
Day 3 -Skills
Day 4 - Time
Day 5 -Network
Day 6 - Knowledge
Day 7 - Decision time
By the end of the 7 day launchpad you will:
Be clear on your motivations to run
Understand how your passions align with your communities needs and councils operations
Understand how your personal values influence your leadership
Know how your values align with council and community values
Identify your leadership strengths and more importantly your blind spots
Consider the time, energy and financial requirements of being a councillor
Create a cheer squad and a challenge network to keep you on track
Know the roles, responsibilities and legislative framework a councillor works within
Be able to make an informed decision whether becoming a local councillor is the right fit for you in this point in your life
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Emma is regularly engaged by local councils across New South Wales to provide candidate information sessions, induction support and professional development for councillors.
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Training for politicians with a difference
We are changing the game in training and support for our elected leaders. Humans first is our motto. Support for the whole leader is our ethos. From ethics, governance, mindset, wellbeing and technical know-how about the local government system, we teach the big and little skills councillors need to effectively lead and govern. The outcome? More impactful leaders for the communities they serve.