|Manali Shah enjoys holding spaces for individuals and groups for conversations that matter.
She engages with various local and international organisations on designing and facilitating learning events, reflective spaces, consultations, visioning and strategy processes. Given the purpose of the space, she uses a variety of participatory methods that bring in our whole person – body, mind, spirit and emotions. She envisions a more joyful and connected world with more and more facilitators.
Manali is certified in Organisation Change Facilitation (Human and Institutional Development Forum-HIDF, Bangalore) and trained in Facilitation, Moderation, Strategic Planning, Organisation Health and Balance (Friedrich Naumann Foundation-Germany; Genuine Contact Space-Delhi).
Her journey with Genuine Contact began in 2013 when she deeply connected with the Whole Person Process Facilitation – this approach and way of being seemed to connect all the various skills, competencies, methods she had been learning through the years. WPPF has become the container which guides her facilitation practice.
|Nancy Wells has over 45 years of business experience and expertise, encompassing 22 years as an Information Technology professional and 20+ years working with Leadership and organizational development processes in the Genuine Contact way.
Her background in both private and public sectors includes the health insurance, investment banking, legal, financial, economic development and natural resources industries. As a consultant, Nancy has worked throughout North America, including New York, Vancouver and Halifax. She has lived across Canada from Nova Scotia to British Columbia, including two years in an isolated northern community in Quebec.
She is now semi-retired and living in Bedford, Nova Scotia.
Based on the real-time recording from July 28, 2021, your self-study materials include:
- audio recording of the original workshop (1 hours, 43 minutes)
- workshop guidebook (9 pages)
- workshop whiteboards (20 pages)
These materials are provided for self-study. You can download the audio file for easy offline listening if you prefer. In order to make the most of your learning experience, we recommend you listen to the recording while also following along with the whiteboards and the guidebook.
Genuine Contact Specialty Series
This online workshop is part of the Genuine Contact Specialty Series. Each program in this series is designed to showcase an original application of Genuine Contact as developed by Genuine Contact professionals. Genuine Contact provides a blended, synergistic, holistic approach to change and to leadership. It is not about a big quick splash, but rather about developing the skills, knowledge, and capacity to sustain the ongoing organizational change necessary to thrive in today’s constantly changing, complex times.
The Genuine Contact Program and all of its applications are used around the world in the private sector, non-profit sector, development agencies, health and social services, and in organizations of all types.