How To Be A Good Leader

If our careers develop well, sooner or later we will be thrust into leadership roles. When this happens, it is easy to feel intimidated, and then to adopt a style that is not our own, mimicking second or third-hand ideas of what it means to be authoritative and strong.

Leadership amplifies our weaknesses and insecurities as well as our strengths. An authentic leadership style is crucial to inspiring commitment and getting results. In this session, we reflect on what makes a good leader. We see how our personal histories have shaped our assumptions. We consider our strengths and blind spots in order to understand our effect on others. We address key leadership challenges, from creating a compelling vision to empowering others.

By attending the class, you will:

  • Discover what motivates you to lead, and how to use that to drive you forward
  • Take a realistic look at some of the trials of leadership, and how to tackle them
  • Develop a more compassionate approach to yourself, in order to improve your relationships with others
  • Learn to communicate your purpose clearly to clients and colleagues
  • Build a more productive workforce by demonstrating trust in employees


18.00     Welcome & Class commences
19.30     Break (times vary)
21.00     Class finishes

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'What great leaders have in common is that each truly knows his or her own strengths—and can call on the right strength at the right time.'
 Donald Clifton


Andy Berry is an inspiring company leader who has successfully led large and small organisations through transformational change. Currently the Managing Partner of Trivium Solutions, Andy focuses his work with organisations and individuals at the intersection of personal capability and emotional well-being.  Combining significant executive leadership experience with a naturally “humanistic” approach, Andy draws on language, philosophy and design-thinking to inform the co-design of strategy and the development of the individual and team.  Born in England and lucky enough to have lived and worked in many countries, Andy has fuelled his instinctive curiosity through fascinating people, eclectic reading and continuous learning.


Our classes have been designed to give useful insights around the big themes in life. You’ll be challenged to think deeply about the issues that matter most, and provided with a space to share your thoughts, ideas and experiences with other curious, open-minded individuals.

These sessions are designed by experts and taught by members of our faculty. They include a mix of lecture and group activity and conversation. Optional homework is provided for those interested in further study.

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How To Be A Good Leader


When and where:
  • Tuesday 3 October 2017 6 - 9pm
    370 Bourke St Surry Hills, Sydney NSW 2010


Full price: $80.00
Concession: $70.00
(+ $2 booking fee and 1.5% CC fee)

Valid concession cards include a Health Care Card, Seniors Card, Pensioner Concession Card and current student cards.

Please note that we are unable to offer refunds or transfers with less than 7 days cancellation notice before the original class date.

For ticketing and box office enquiries please call 0481 263 041 or email

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