January 16 was Martin Luther King day in the United States. Martin Luther King Jr will always be remembered for being the powerful, peaceful, compassionate, loving leader of the American Civil Rights Movement. He dedicated his life to justice and equality for all. Continue reading
Barton Cutter of Cutter’s Edge Consulting was in for a surprise when he applied for a scholarship with the Coaches Training Institute (CTI). Little did he know he would be applying his passion for Inclusive Leadership to help transform the very program he was applying for. Barton Cutter is a leadership coach and inclusion expert. He combines his experience of living with cerebral palsy, uncompromising wit, and professional background in leadership development and communications to empower people with and without disabilities to discover a vision of independence and collaborative leadership through building engaging relationships.“This life is about transforming the universe, one soul at a time. Polishing the soul through laughter!”
Stephen Levesque’s story of bringing Inclusive Leadership to his community shows the powerful ripple effect that results from a single Inclusive Leader taking action. Stephen is an Inclusive Leader, a Parent, a Horticulture Therapist, and an Organic Farmer who lives on Gabriola Island located about five miles across the water from the city of Nanaimo, on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada. Gabriola Island is a small island of forests, beaches, wildlife, and about 4,000 people running farms, resorts, and small businesses. Continue reading
Thank you Vivi de Graff, Communications Co-ordinator, Island Oak High School, Duncan, BC, Canada for your great news release that led to this post about how Inclusive Leader, Linda McDaniels, is putting Inclusive Leadership into action in high schools: Continue reading
“Diversity, as it is experienced within Inclusive Leadership, is a living, breathing part of each and every person. Just as there is diversity in every person, there is leadership in every person, humanity in every person, and these are the common bonds that link us together to become stronger and brighter in caring for people and the planet.” (Art Phipps, Co-founder of the Inclusive Leadership Co-operative)
The Inclusive Leadership Co-operative warmly invites you to our Inclusive Leadership events coming up on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada in February, April and the end of June 2015. Here is a visioning exercise to motivate you to get involved this year.