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Webinar: Ontology as an Art of Being: Unleashing Talent, Purpose and Motivation

  • 08/17/2016
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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In order to cultivate talent, provide fuel for change readiness or address organizational complexity, there is one essential skill in the underpinning of all successful change outcomes – using self as an instrument of change.  At the meta-level, how we are being shapes each aspect of the change process. This course is an introduction to the science of ontology, the nature of being as it pertains to our human experience, and offers simple techniques to cultivate focus necessary to fostering skill, resiliency and effectiveness.


  • Discover the qualities that are uniquely you and lead from these capacities through a simple exercise.
  • Use an inventory to identify the specific patterns that prevent growth 
  • Practice focus techniques which create conditions for possibility and growth

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand and identify the source of internal distractions (doubts and worries)
  • Learn how your thinking and presence shows up and influences others
  • Practice techniques to cultivate focused awareness to become intentionally impactful
  • Strengthen your capacity as an instrument of change through ontological practices

  • Target Audience: 
  • Managers, executives and professionals
  • Consultants and Business Owners 
  • Organizational Development Professionals 
  • Graduate Students in Talent Development Field

Be Ready: This webinar is highly interactive. Upon registration, you will receive a worksheet to use during the workshop. Be prepared to participate and learn with your peers!

About the presenter:
Colleen Holt is a Co-Founder & Coach at Nu Lenz. She is dedicated the continuing evolution of our understanding of change. Using the science of ontology (study of being) and complexity science (using meta concepts), several principle concepts have been developed into pragmatic models and tools, freely available to all who seek greater personal and professional fulfillment.


Time: 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (Enjoy a virtual lunch with your ATD peers.)

Location: Your computer. Choose any computer with a strong internet connection, and audio.  


  • Members: FREE
  • Non-Members: $25     


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    Anaheim, CA 92804
    Chapter Code: CH8028

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