Enabling Change

That's you
leading change

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Thanks October participants for your genius and humour - it was great hanging out together!
Drop me an email for invitations to future workshops.

Facilitate with Confidence

Les facilitates a fun, friendly event to grow your skills to facilitate zappy, productive workshops and meetings, large and small.

This time we’ll especially focus on the 'Art of Decisions’ - how to facilitate your participants to make measured, well-informed decisions, no matter what the subject matter.

The cost: $660 incl GST. Discounts are available, see below.

Two enjoyable mornings: 8.45 am to 1.00 pm, via Zoom

Tuesday 27 and Wednesday 28 AUGUST 2024
Open to all budding and blossoming facilitators.


Contact Les to ask about this training.

• Self-funded: 20% discount
• Community organisations: 20% discount
• Climate action projects: If you and at least one buddy are working on a climate action project, you all receive a 50% discount.

Changeology Master Class and project incubator

A insight-filled 'rapid project incubator' with Les Robinson.

Design innovative real life projects that excite groups or communities to do things they've never done before.

The cost: $660 incl GST. Discounts are available, see below.

Two enjoyable mornings:
Wednesday 16 and Thursday 17 October 2024
9.00 am to 1.00 pm, via Zoom


Contact Les to ask about this training.

New resources

Engaging ideas UPDATED

Here's the slide show we use to inspire 'engaging tactics' brainstorms. Lots of you asked for it. (19Mb PDF)
Download here.

Systemology for small projects

Long term legacies come from changing systems, not people. Here are four practices for building effective system change into even the smallest project.

Messages for 'YES'

Communic- ation for change is different to education. We're asking people to invest effort and negotiate risk. Here are 8 rules.

Facilitator's checklist

Facilitating workshop or meeting isn't that hard. It just needs careful planning. Here's an all-purpose 3 page checklist of stuff never to forget.

Facilitating a 'solutions engine'

How to apply a gathering of minds to create solutions to any problem, no matter how wicked - Les's tried and proven method.
Download here.

A model workshop plan

Years of hard-learnt savvy in a one-pager. There are red circles around the items that make a huge difference.
Download here.

Everything strategy

I'm proud to share this succinct, comprehensive guide to designing change projects.
It has the most vital behaviour change strategies and design processes, all illustrated with colourful examples which show how they're within the capacity of even the most humble project.
Download here (it's free).

(If you're attending a Changeology workshop, this is pre-reading!)

More goodies here.

Changeology blog

“Les helps teams and organisations to...

He facilitates the strategic brilliance of gatherings, summits and conferences.

He works with you to devise 'long fix' solutions to tricky social, health and organisational challenges.

He expands people's skills in change management, facilitation, innovation and change thinking.

He provides lots of labour-saving tools to improve decision-making.

Quote de joy

"I am neither especially clever nor especially gifted. I am only very, very curious. "
- Albert Einstein

"All great deeds and all great thoughts have a ridiculous beginning." - Albert Camus

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