True Leadership ~
Building Human Connection and Trust
... Even in Conflict!

Collaboration Skills
for Purpose-Driven
Change Makers

YOU ARE HERE TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

Who we are, and what we say, matters.

Social interaction by social interaction, we are either consciously building relationships and teams of Trust, Alignment, Safety and Engagement...  or we are unconsciously creating something else.

Purposefully creating relationships where we are enlivened, matters. It makes a difference in achieving the best with who we are with, in people wanting to be around us, in building trust, and most importantly in enriching life for everyone!

But to do this, we need to have the skills and self-awareness to both deeply listen, and to say important and difficult things with connection and non-judgment.  To risk conflict and have the skills and heart to stay engaged.

Especially when things are said in hard-to-hear ways... or worse, when they are not being said at all!

Authentic Communication* creates this Self Awareness and Human Connection.  It is for the New Generation of Leaders who are called to elevate themselves, and their sphere of influence, by cultivating the most overlooked, yet vital, element...

Human Connection and Trust - even in Conflict.

It takes Genuinely Powerful and Self-Connected Leaders to create environments where people thrive and feel safe.

The next generation of leaders know how imperative these Human Connection Skills are.  The ability to be truly Present and hear another human being whilst maintaining their own self-connection.  Actively encouraging critical conversations and feeling confident to walk into potential conflict and meet it with inner clarity and openness - seeing it for the opportunity it is.  They have the practical know-how to identify and shift whatever current structures are NOT regenerative for everyone, and they know how to create new ones that do.

Hi! I'm Shari Elle

For the past 23 years I have taught and supported more than 10,000 people in Authentic Communication (based on NVC) and have walked beside about 800 people in long term, close-up journey's to give them the life-changing connection skills that have revolutionised their lives.

I have walked beside business owners and leaders of large organisations, as well as leaders in social change, and supported them to transform their businesses, organisations, movements and their family lives.

Because of my experience and the insight of who I am, I can see and assist with ‘the piece' that will shift the dial in whatever challenges the organisation is facing.  Ironically, often the same issues will often also be appearing in some form at home.

I see and love people beyond their roles, masks and coping mechanisms.  I’m not afraid to say things straight with love and respect.  It doesn’t feel courageous for me to do so.  It is who I am and it is my greatest joy to call forward leaders who are here to make a difference.

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Professional Trainings

What we say, and what we convey IS powerful.

Our words, and the way in which we hear others, affects the level of trust and conflict within the environments we influence.  The awareness and intentionality in how you communicate matters!

By learning this simple 4 Step Process of Authentic Communication*, you can learn how to create environments of deep understanding and real connection… without backing down, chasing, "making wrong", or hiding who you really are.  You cultivate trust and integrity in the teams you lead, and within yourself.

Every person IS a leader and has way more power than they ever imagined within their circle of influence and beyond.

These transformational programs have been specifically designed to expand your professional practices with NVC... and will also radically transform all of your relationships...

*Authentic Communication is based on the principles of Nonviolent Communication, NVC, by Dr Marshall Rosenberg.

 

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NVC FOR LEADERS FOUNDATION TRAINING (NEW!!) Thursday 8 & Friday 9 February 2024Mary McKillop Place North Sydney8 Feb - 9 Feb 2024Register
6 MONTH PEER LEADERSHIP PROGRAM (PLP) 22 February 2024 to 2 September 2024In Person Plus Online (Sunshine Coast)22 Feb - 2 Sep 2024Register

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Get Ready to take your NVC skills to the next level!

If you have learned these skills and want to live from this power and alignment more fully in your life, these advanced programs will enhance and integrate your NVC skills into every aspect of your life... as well as connect you with a community of Giraffes!

Our Nonviolent Communication (NVC) Trainings

What we say IS powerful. Our words, and how we hear others, affect the level of trust and conflict we experience in each of our relationships.

By learning the 4 Step Process of Nonviolent Communication (NVC) you can create deep understanding and real connection… without backing down, chasing, "making wrong", or hiding who you really are.

And you can do all this even IF other family members don’t have these powerful skills!!!

Upcoming Foundation Trainings (Level One NVC)

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Brunswick Melb - Foundation Training - 2 Day - with Shari Elle13 Jan - 14 Jan 2024View FlyerRegister
Crows Nest Sydney - Foundation Training - 2 Day - with Shari Elle20 Jan - 21 Jan 2024View FlyerRegister

This time proven process of Nonviolent Communication, (named from alignment with Ghandi and Martin Luther King) is a world famous methodology to:

> Create exceptional personal and professional relationships
> Ask for compassionate understanding for ourselves
> Hear behind the way something is being said to hear what is really meant
> Prevent and resolve misunderstandings and conflict
> Speak authentically, in a way that leads to harmony
> Create willingness without coercion

These 4 simple steps within NVC help you let go of habits of blame, criticism, submission, aggression and “fixed thinking” which make it difficult to connect with those we care about. You really can build happy and powerful relationships.

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Programs, Workshops & Advanced Trainings

In these professional programs and workshops you will learn and apply the transformational skills of Nonviolent Communication and embody them in your professional life, supporting you to not only expand your capacity as a leader, but to enrich every relationship you have, including with your family, friends, and with yourself!

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RECONNECT w NVC, 4 Nights Refresher and Deepening Training Mon + Thurs AET Dec 11, 14, 18, 21, 2023Online Global 4 Nights 6.30pm - 9pm AET w Shari Elle11 Dec - 21 Dec 2023 Register
RECONNECT w NVC, 4 Morning Refresher and Deepening Training Tues + Thurs Jan 2, 4, 9, 11, 2024Online Global 4 MORNINGS 7am - 9.30am AET w Shari Elle2 Jan - 11 Jan 2024 Register
Adv 6 Month PEER LEADERSHIP MASTERS (PLM) 5 Feb to 6 Aug 2024 (Prerequisite PLP)In Person Plus Online (Sunshine Coast)5 Feb - 6 Aug 2024View InfoRegister
NVC FOR LEADERS FOUNDATION TRAINING (NEW!!) Thursday 8 & Friday 9 February 2024Mary McKillop Place North Sydney8 Feb - 9 Feb 2024 Register
4 DAY "LIVING NVC" In-Person Non-Residential Retreat 22-25 February 2024Sunshine Coast QLD22 Feb - 25 Feb 2024View InfoRegister

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Get Ready to take your NVC skills to the next level!

If you have learned these skills and want to live from this power and alignment more fully in your life, these advanced programs will enhance and integrate your NVC skills into every aspect of your life... as well as connect you with a community of Giraffes!

Our Clients are Celebrating!

Troy's experience with us, integrating Nonviolent Communication practices into all aspects of his life, has been truly transformational in his work, relationships and wellbeing. Troy uses these skills to support teens and their parents in his Veteran Mentor Programs.

This is what he has to say...

 

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