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Amara Events

We offer a set of yearly open Amara events and events in collaboration with other organisations and partners, upon request. We design each event and choose the facilitators with care, to match the developmental needs and interest of the group at hand. All our events are done in the spirit of inquiry, in a experiential learning environment and participants express their experience as powerful and transformational.

Amara is one of three organisations credited to offer a GLP certification workshop. We arrange one each year in the Nordic region and are open to invitations to offer it in partnership in other corners of the world as well. Contact us for partnering with the GLP certification workshop or any other event.

Upcoming events:

Amara webinar: Secrets to successful online facilitation

November 23, 2021

In this webinar we will share our experience about online facilitation and give you actionable tips on how to make sure your online sessions are engaging, warm and inspiring. You’ll get to take part in a highly interactive demo session as we walk you through our new online facilitation tool Amara Online Coaching Cards and provide you with easy steps to take your online facilitation to the next level.

Amara webinar: Transformation through inquiry

December 6, 2021

Hear the inspiring story of Bill Torbert – one of Amara’s founders – as he shares parts of his own developmental journey with us. A central theme in his development, and the transformations he has facilitated, is inquiry, especially the practice of Action Inquiry, which we use widely in our work in Amara. In the webinar we’ll discuss Action Inquiry personally with Bill, and learn practical ways of supporting transformation through inquiry. This free webinar takes place on Monday Dec 6th at 5pm UTC -5 (in Boston) / Tuesday Dec 7th at 11am UTC +13 (in New Zealand)

A programme tailored to your needs:

Power of Three – Towards Self-Organising

​This online programme is a catalyst for transformation within organisations. The process helps you develop your own and your team’s capacity to self-organise, to be alert, aware and adaptive in facing the challenges of today and those of the future. The programme combines the powerful threads of in-house trios, experienced outside facilitation, and diversity of thought from other organisations.

FURTHER READING

Often we hear discussion or see written that the action logics are like a school rating system  or some of them are better than other Action Logics in Amara we take a different approach. In this piece of writing, Jane Allen the Co-founder of Amara Collaboration beautifully describes and indicated the need of them all … Continued

Amara Associate Lisa Markwick reflects on her learning from co-facilitating the first of Amara’s Power of Three programme with a deep and deepening inquiry about the challenge of Action Inquiry in action as it opens up our mindsets to create space for change and transformation at many levels.

Bill Torbert tells you how GLP (Global Leadership Profile) can help you in your everyday work life what are the benefits.

TESTIMONIALS

The Global Leadership Profile Certification workshop in Helsinki, May 2017, was a life changing experience for me. The atmosphere that Jane and Heidi were able to evoke in the group was very special. It was truly living the transformational leadership in action, where every moment was a place for self-reflection and sensing, when to take action, and when to be in silence. I highly recommend this workshop for anyone interested in deeper development, and I suggest to engage in the evening activities as well. It was great to have Bill and Elaine on the line as well, as they are the theoretical experts of the GLP. The international group and great venue location at the heart of Helsinki really highlighted this amazing experience.

– Sanna Niemelä, Certifying GLP Coach, Finland