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LGBTQ and the workplace: in-person event (Lausanne)

Ahead of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, the WEF issued a statement that “Diversity, equity and inclusion should be at the heart of economic recovery”, and a call to action for the…
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Walking tour: The Gnomes of Zurich

Switzerland is internationally renowned for its beautiful landscapes, exquisite watches, and delicious chocolates as well as for its banking industry.  But a lesser-known fact is that Swiss Bankers are sometimes…
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Raising an emotionally healthy child in turbulent times

We are delighted to announce an in-person workshop in Basel on 23rd June, “Raising an emotionally healthy child in turbulent times”. During the last few years, parents have had to…
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Event report: A Systems Approach to Resilience and Building Back Better

How can Systems Theory help us be more resilient – personally, as a community and in business? And what is the role of Lego in strengthening our resilience? These were…
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A Systems Approach to Resilience: in-person event in Zurich

In association with SE-Training we are delighted to announce our next in-person event in Zurich, an interactive LEGO® Serious Play® Keynote networking event focussed on ‘A Systems Approach to Resilience and Bouncing Back Better’.   This…
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Rebuilding through Philanthrophy – hosted by the Irish Mission to the UN

We are delighted to announce that Ambassador Michael Gaffey, Permanent Representative of Ireland to the United Nations in Geneva, has kindly offered to host our first in-person event of 2022 on…
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Planetary & Nature Resilience with Florian Reber: Report

On Thursday 3rd March, we were joined by Florian Reber, leading sustainability strategist and head of 1t.org at the World Economic Forum, for a truly inspiring talk on Planetary &…
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Planetary & Nature Resilience with Florian Reber

More than 100 days have passed since COP26, where the urgency of climate change was laid bare as was the lack of consensus on how to tackle it.  On Thursday…
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an introduction to mindfulness with Ellen Shilling

A Mindfulness Practice for the end of your day

Mindfulness is a powerful tool for modern professional life. Regular practice can increase focus and concentration, reduce stress and anxiety, and help prevent burnout. We are delighted to invite you…
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2021 President’s letter

Dear IBN members and friends, “Ar scáth a chéile a mhaireann na daoine” Looking back on 2021, we are delighted to say that the IBN held a record 12 events. In October…
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