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Title: What's Changed About Change Leadership?
Description: In this provocative keynote address, Dr. Douglas Reeves challenges the conventional wisdom about change leadership. Does system-level change really take five to seven years? Is an implementation dip necessary? Is stakeholder buy-in a precondition of significant change? With compelling evidence from different research perspectives, Dr. Reeves Challenges these and other prevailing notions of change leadership. I
Surprising new research contradicts much of what we thought was true about developing creativity. In fact, many organizations, starting with schools and continuing through corporate and professional firms, actively discourage creativity. Participants will have the opportunity to assess their own creativity abilities to solve immediately relevant challenges in their personal and professional lives. Most importantly, audience members will save time by rejecting toxic practices which diminish creativity and waste individual and organizational time.
3. The Fatal Flaws in "21st Century Skills"
While businesses and schools claim to favor "21st Century Skills" - typically collaboration, communication, creativity, and critical thinking, the truth is that many educational and corporate evaluation practices actively discourage the development and application of these skills. In this interactive keynote, participants learn to separate the rhetoric from the reality and become critical consumers of 21st Century Skills.
Dr. Reeves is the founder of ChangeLeaders a global consultancy, research and professional learning organization. The author of more than thirty books and many articles on leadership and organizational effectiveness, he was named the Brock International Laureate for his contributions to research and the Contribution to the Field Award from the National Staff Development Council. He can be reached at DReeves@ChangeLeaders.com.
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