Challenging Poverty Stigma – Learning Hub

A learning hub for those in frontline public services, this creates an opportunity to develop your understanding of poverty stigma and discrimination and introduce new ways to challenge it by implementing changes to your practice.

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Sharing Stories: Together, we help

Sharing stories is powerful and helps us connect and COVID-19 has shown just how important that connection through shared experience is. 
Together, we help in Scotland is a project to gather shared stories from the COVID-19 experience.  

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Blogs: Getting Real About Leadership

This series of blog posts based on the theme of Getting Real about Leadership resonates with aspects of our ethos and offer interesting reading for some reflective practice. They are also downloadable so ideal for sharing with teams or peers.

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Podcast: Leaders, what now? ‘The Real Conversation’

‘What is the future of leadership now? Leadership development consultants, Kirsty Mac and Jim McNeish, explore how leadership could evolve in response to the current crisis. They discuss consciousness, relationship, fear and shadow, with characteristic Scottish directness (and a little humour).’

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Blog post – How to ride a bike – Where courage comes from

Between theory and practice is anxiety. It’s comfortable learning about riding a bike, even exciting. But, getting on the seat for the first time takes courage. Dan Rockwell (Leadership Freak) asked several leaders, “How does one overcome anxiety and get on the bike?”

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Resource hub: Psychology.com – Emotional Intelligence

Psychology.com 

In order to bring our the best in others we must first be able to bring out the best in ourselves – and then learn to actively listen to what is going on for others.  This is essential for compassionate leadership and culture where relationships matter and are given attention, where kindness can develop and where services, and staff wellbeing,  can be improved.

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Blog: Collaborate CIC – The immediate crisis is passing: we need to build back better from the ground up

As the first wave of the coronavirus recedes, the work of recovery is beginning…this ‘in-between’ stage offers a unique opportunity to think about what we reinstate, what new things we take forward with us, what needs to end, and what may need to change further to deal with longer term challenges.

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Putting People at the Heart of Leadership in Health and Care in Scotland – Project Lift Progress Report, June 2019

Our first report was published in June 2019 and was designed to be accessible to audiences that reflect our wonderfully diverse system and the networks and groups within. It was an opportunity to recognise why and where Project Lift has come from, the extensive evidence base that underlies the ethos and to share a clearer, then live view of what we were doing, how we were doing this, who with and to what aspirations.

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Video: ‘Words Matter’ from Cleveland Clinic, US

‘Words Matter’ is a short film from Cleveland Clinic which carries a clear and thought-provoking message for everyone engaging with the Health and Care system. 

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KYM – Self Care in a Crisis: Self Coaching Resource

From our partners Know You More – a Self Care in a Crisis: COVID19 Self-Coaching Resource which is designed to help you develop the ability to self coach and help you build your resilience, mental and emotional health. There is also a related Leadership Links Webinar recording.

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