Professional Skills Courses – Amani Institute

Professional Skills Courses

Building professional skills and engaging in life-long learning is important for career success and advancement. We periodically open a few seats in our professional skill-building courses for people outside of our global Fellow group to participate in.

Upcoming Courses in Brazil

Professional Skill Courses | Storytelling as a Leadership Skill

Instructor

  • Juliana Calderón
  • Juliana is an actress, singer, scriptwriter, lecturer and Storytelling and Nonviolent Communication (NVC) facilitator.
Storytelling for leadership and presentations, also known as Public Narrative, is the art of translating values into stories, and stories into action. How we motivate and lead other people to act depends on the connection we build between our values …
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26 - Sep 28

Amani Institute

Rua dos Ingleses, 182 - Morro dos Ingleses, São Paulo - SP, 01000-000

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Professional Skill Courses | Storytelling as a Leadership Skill

Instructor

  • Juliana Calderón
  • Juliana is an actress, singer, scriptwriter, lecturer and Storytelling and Nonviolent Communication (NVC) facilitator.
Storytelling for leadership and presentations, also known as Public Narrative, is the art of translating values into stories, and stories into action. How we motivate and lead other people to act depends on the connection we build between our values …
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26 - Sep 28

Amani Institute

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Professional Skill Courses |Turning an Idea into a Program or Venture

Instructor

  • Marcel Fukayama
  • Co-Founder & President, Sistema B Brazil
    Co-Founder, Din4mo
    Investment Committee Member, Instituto C&A
    Board Member, Sistema B International
    Board Observer, Programa Vivenda
    Board Observer, Mais 60 Saúde
The focus of this course is on the financing and revenue-generating aspect of building and managing a social venture or an impact project. This is within the context of designing and implementing a social venture with the purpose of maximizing positi…
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17 - Oct 19

Amani Institute

Rua dos Ingleses, 182 - Morro dos Ingleses, São Paulo - SP, 01000-000

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Professional Skill Courses | Leading Purpose Driven Teams

Instructor

In a world seeking answers in the aftermath of the failures of major systems and institutions in recent years, everyone seems to agree that we need better leaders at all levels of society. As changemakers, we will inevitably grow in our careers to th…
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Oct 31 - Nov 02

Amani Institute

Rua dos Ingleses, 182 - Morro dos Ingleses, São Paulo - SP, 01000-000

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Professional Skill Courses | Managing Social Impact Organizations

Instructor

Social impact leaders tend to focus on the external strategy—what to do—to create a better world. Yet the internal systems—how work happens—enables the team to pursue social impact. As innovation guru Clayton Christensen has written, "Managem…
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Nov 07 - Jan 09

Amani Institute

Rua dos Ingleses, 182 - Morro dos Ingleses, São Paulo - SP, 01000-000

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Upcoming Courses in Kenya

Storytelling for Change

Instructor

One of the most important skills for future leaders in every walk of life is to understand how to interpret and deploy narrative and storytelling for motivating and leading others (see Daniel Pink, “A Whole New Mind”). The best leaders throughout… LEARN MORE

Sep 05 - 07

Nairobi

Insecta Center, Braeside Gardens

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Turning an Idea into a Program/Venture

Instructor

This course will help you understand the role of social entrepreneurship in addressing social challenges. You will learn frameworks, tools, and methodologies (e.g. financial viability, attracting and growing a talented team, building a culture aligne… LEARN MORE

Sep 19 - Aug 21

Nairobi

Insecta Center, Braeside Gardens

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Managing Social Impact

Instructor

Social impact leaders tend to focus on the external strategy - what to do - to create a better world. Yet the internal systems - how work happens - enables the team to pursue social impact. As innovation guru Clayton Christensen has written,"Manageme… LEARN MORE

Oct 16 - 18

Nairobi

Insecta Center, Braeside Gardens

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Leading Purpose Driven Teams

Instructor

In a world seeking answers in the aftermath of the failures of major systems and institutions in recent years, everyone seems to agree that we need better leaders at all levels of society. As changemakers, we will inevitably grow in our careers to th… LEARN MORE

Oct 30 - Nov 01

Nairobi

Insecta Center, Braeside Gardens

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Brand Thinking for Changemakers

Instructor

Changemakers can only create real impact if their ideas spread to their intended audience. In a world that does not stop for anyone, people need to truly get who you are, what you do, why it matters, and what it means for them, in order for you to su… LEARN MORE

Nov 07 - 09

Nairobi

Insecta Center, Braeside Gardens

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Measuring Social Impact

Instructor

The course will use a number of real-life cases where organizations have been able to measure outcomes and improve their services by using the tools we will study. Participants can expect to apply the tools to their own organizations and receive valu… LEARN MORE

Nov 14 - 16

Nairobi

Insecta Center, Braeside Gardens

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Upcoming Courses in India

Storytelling for Social Change

Instructor

“Great stories happen to those who can tell them”– Ira Glass.People forget facts, but remember stories.No matter what business you are in, you are already in the business of storytelling. As we deal with information overload, data dumps and inf… LEARN MORE

Aug 29 - 31

Amani Institute

5/8 Magrath Road, Ashok Nagar

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Leading Purpose Driven Teams

Instructor

In a world seeking answers in the aftermath of the failures of major systems and institutions in recent years, everyone seems to agree that we need better leaders at all levels of society. As changemakers, we will inevitably grow in our careers to … LEARN MORE

Sep 12 - 14

Amani Institute

5/8 Magrath Road, Ashok Nagar

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Games for Social Impact

Instructor

Human beings love play. Be it board games, card games, computer games, or sports, we play different kinds of games. Games are about fun and entertainment. But can games be used as tools? Tools that help us tackle wicked problems? Tools for social imp… LEARN MORE

Sep 26 - 28

Amani Institute

5/8 Magrath Road, Ashok Nagar

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Measuring Social Impact

Instructor

What gets measured gets managed – As social innovators bring together the key elements of people, process and systems, there is a real risk that the organization starts mistaking activities for outcomes and loses sight of the impact that they inten… LEARN MORE

Oct 17 - 19

Amani Institute

5/8 Magrath Road, Ashok Nagar, Bangalore

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Turning an Idea into a Program or Venture

Instructor

Launching your social venture, whether inside an existing organization or starting a new one, is not just about creating a business model; it’s about advancing your social change agenda, mission and career.  You bring your passion and the cause; t… LEARN MORE

Nov 07 - 09

Amani Institute

5/8 Magrath Road

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Managing Social Impact Organizations

Instructor

Social impact leaders tend to focus on the external strategy—what to do—to create a better world. Yet the internal systems—how work happens—enables the team to pursue social impact. As innovation guru Clayton Christensen has written, “Manag… LEARN MORE

Nov 21 - 23

Amani Institute

5/8 Magrath Road, Ashok Nagar

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