Darío O. Fernández

One Year Celebration and Planning for Next Year

After launching the community in July 2020, we look back on the year that was and the year to come. Hosted by Alain de Sales and Claudia de Castro Caldeirinha, this webinar includes a celebration of our moments together through forming the community in lockdown and a high-level planning discussion for the next 12 months.

How do followers stand up to destructive leaders

Alain de Sales, Ph.D. examines how courageous followers successfully and unsuccessfully stand up to destructive leadership. Committed to exploring how we as followers can improve outcomes, Alain de Sales studied 70 events within destructive leadership episodes and examined courageous follower behaviours that helped shift the power balance against those leaders. These events spanned 15 to 20-year periods across business, politics, and social movements.

Dance Inspired Followership Principles – 21st October 2020 Webinar

This webinar featured Sharna Fabiano. She is an internationally recognized Tango artist-turned life coach. Sharna collaborated with Ira in 2008 to create the Courageous Follower Tango video that you may be familiar with. Here she shares her recent experiences coaching small groups of educators and other professionals through the dance-inspired followership principles in her book “Lead & Follow”.