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Slow Dinner | The Purpose-Driven Business with Carolyn Tate
Thu. 27 October 2016, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm AEDT
About Slow Dinners
The Slow School of Business (Slow School) is a people-powered learning community dedicated to building purpose-driven and prosperous businesses that make the world a better place. We come together each month over a meal and a glass of wine to learn something new and make deep connections. At Slow School everyone pitches in, that's why we ask you to bring your ideas, your passion and a plate and/or a bottle of something special to share.
About our topic - The Purpose-driven Business
According to Gallup, 70% of people across the globe are disengaged at work. It would seem that we're all making a 'dying' instead of a 'living' at work. How do we turn this tragic statistic around? The answer lies in reorienting people and organisations towards a higher purpose than profit.
At this dinner, you'll get to play with a couple of purpose tools that Carolyn has developed to help you craft your own company purpose statement and bring it to life.
What you will learn:
What purpose actually is and why it's imperative to drive profitability and prosperity.
How to write your own purpose statement and use it to drive vision, mission and values.
How you can use Manifestos's to bring your purpose to life.
About our Workshop Leader
"I believe that purpose will become as essential to a company as breathing is to us humans. The successful leaders will be the ones to awaken purpose in themselves, their company and their people."
Carolyn Tate is an ex-marketer with a passion for purpose digging, writing, speaking, teaching and community building. She is the author of four books (the latest one being Conscious Marketing), the founder of The Slow School of Business and a founding member of Conscious Capitalism. Her company is also a Certified B Corporation.
Her purpose is to unearth a higher purpose in people and organisations. She's been passionately pursuing her own purpose and studying purpose-driven companies for more than five years. She has a wealth of experience, knowledge and groundbreaking tools to share with you.
Date: Thursday, October 27
Venue: Mycelium Studios
Time: 6pm-9pm (arrive at 5.45pm)
Bring: A plate and/or a bottle (shared community event)
Cost: $10 + Fee
This event is brought to you by The Slow School of Business