Creating Constructive Cultures

Bill Cropper - The Change Forum
Director & Presenter
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Start your New Year off on the right cultural foot!


YEPPOON  March 3

1-day fast-track clinic for leaders ready to take on culture change to revitalise behaviour, performance and engagement

Australia Day offer: 2 Clinics or 2 Places for less… details below


2-day program being offered in

FRASER Coast Apr 21-22   SUNSHINE Coast March 8-9

…Also IN-House on request...

Ü Download our FREE e-Book on Creating CLEVER Cultures




Why does Culture count?

7 Reasons why it matters for leaders to attend this ‘must-do’ clinic. Culture counts because.....

ü  It’s crucial for your team’s Performance

ü  It influences how people Behave & Think

ü  It paves the way to Successful Change

ü  It’s make-or-break to Strategy & Survival

ü  It’s core to Commitment & Engagement

ü  It key to Neutralising Team Toxicity

ü  It’s a powerful tool for Leadership Success


But where and how do you start? 

Two big obstacles leaders face is coming to grips with what culture really is, then working out ways to do something to revitalise or renovate it. Whether it’s a cultural assessment or coming up with cultural renovation strategies, our Leading Culture Change clinic can help you achieve more constructive outcomes...

        Presented by
BILL CROPPER - The Change Forum
1-day Difficult Discussions fast-track

Also YEPPOON ~ March 4

…tools to take the heat out of hard talks

and deal more constructively with troublesome topics

“A great day with useful tools. Even the pre-read was of value.” Michael M, TMR

Download Outline or review On-line

Register ON-Line or CALL 4068 7591

“The seminar really worked for me. I understand my own reaction to verbal attacks a lot better now. Great work Bill – and your experience made it even better!”

Bergita S. QUT

As a leader, you’re probably acutely aware of how constructive cultures help people to perform and get along well, while dislocated ones seem to breed bad behaviour, toxic work climates and chronic under-performance. 

Leading Culture Change unpacks the components that make up culture and equips you with an 8-phase model and practical tools to handle culture change better.  

Attend this unique clinic and take-away a substantial Toolkit to help you get started with culture change, whether you lead a team, division or a whole organisation. You’ll learn how to:

·        Identify what patterns make up culture and what to change

·        Scan for signs of constructive or dislocated cultures

·        Diagnose your current culture and ways to revitalise it

·        Apply an 8-phase model to plan positive culture change steps

·        Drill down on culture by unearthing its tacit assumptions

·        Scope the challenges of leading culture change efforts

·        Explore tools and plan approaches to lead cultural revitalisation

·        Learn about traps and tips to counter cultural resistance

·        Work out where to start with culture change

Plus we offer you an optional one-hour phone coaching conversation post-workshop for some one-on-one help with your personal Culture Change project, particular tools, processes or other culture change issues ­– at no extra cost.

What do people say about this clinic? Leaders coming to this clinic often say how much more aware they are of the contribution culture makes to teamwork and the need to have tools to help renew team culture.  Here’s a few participant remarks:

·        “Excellent forum with an abundance of tools to scaffold future action.” Claire Smith, Communities

·        “I learned so much about actions to address culture – a very  comprehensive toolkit.” Ros Munro, Defence

·        “Excellent clinic and the guide is an outstanding and invaluable tool” Jan Stiling, Queensland Health

·        “Excellent. Very useful & well presented. Well worth the time to gain a complete view of  where you want to go and learn ways to enact culture change.” William Custance, Public Works

·        “Well facilitated, with clear models and a fantastic takeaway toolkit” John Oxley,  Defence

·        “Very interesting eye-opener with fantastic tools and excellent guide” Jenni Dillon, Cairns Regional Council

·        “Got my management team on board with leading culture change” Darren Campbell, Justice Department

·        “The guide is excellent – my senior managers learned a lot” Ian Church, Tablelands Regional Council


REGISTER NOW On-Line, by Email

February savings…  2 places or 2 clinics for less…

1-day clinics: Single $550 or $1045 for 2…  Single $495… 2 places or 2 clinics $924

1-day clinics: NFP/Schools $495 or $946 for 2…  Single $451… 2 places or 2 clinics $880

General 2-day clinic:          Single $825 or $1595 for 2…

NFP/Schools 2-day clinic:  Single $748 or $1452 for 2…

·        Prices include GST… Small groups (7-12) – a safe place to practise

·        Venue: Yeppoon township TBC; Other CBD Venues advised on registration

·        Inclusions: Lunch, refreshments and 150 page Guide + Toolkit

·        Bonus (2-day clinics only): 1-hr post-workshop one-on-one phone coaching session

·        Timing: 8.30 am – 4.30 pm each day

Register on-line or download a form to return by Email


For background articles and tips on culture change download Issue 12 of our CC-E-News, see our free FactFile on Leading Culture Change or our e-Book Creating CLEVER Cultures. For more information on how we can help with Culture Change in your team or organisation, see our Culture Change Services Profile – or contact us direct.

Look forward to seeing you at this one-of-a-kind clinic  – and please feel free to forward this message to other contacts you have in your region or networks who are interested in making conversations with difficult performers a little less tortuous for them and a little bit easier for themselves.  

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Bill Cropper

Director - The Change Forum

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