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Upcoming workshop: Governance and Leadership, 19 July 2011


The next Common Ground Initiative Peer Learning Programme Workshop will be on Governance and Leadership, and be held on Tuesday 19th July 2011, from 10.00 am – 4.00 pm in London.

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Action Learning Sets Get Underway

Action learning sets, a core element of the Peer Learning Programme (PLP), have kicked off in June 2011.

Action learning sets are a simple and powerful way for individuals to learn from each other. Action learning follows the process outlined in the diagram: explicitly stopping to reflect back on actions taken, drawing out learning from that reflection, and applying that learning to planned practice.

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Workshop on Strategic Planning – 22nd February

The PLP ran an exciting workshop on strategic planning on 22nd February.

The day explored what strategic planning is; and how it helps organisations understand who they are, reflect on their visions of future and how to realise their dreams. Read the workshop report!
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PLP launched on 8th November 2010

The PLP was launched with a workshop on the 8th November in London. The workshop gave the peers a chance to make a face-to-face connection with one another, and also meet the INTRAC staff facilitating the programme.
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