Conversations on the World of Work

Every month Veldhoen + Company Australia host a session called: Conversations on the World of Work. These sessions discuss a number of topics that we believe are meaningful and will support the work community in creating new ideas or solutions that can contribute to a better world of work. We welcome you to join us in the dialogue to explore what is possible and create new connections. Get inspired to help create a better world of work in 2018!

Conversation Sessions

The next Conversation Session

Session #8:   Activity Based Working and how it encourages strong leaders

Strong leadership is critical to business success in the competitive world of work today. But, even with organisations investing in leadership development programs, employee engagement surveys continue to point at poor leadership. WHY?

Workers are already demanding we re-define leadership, and will continue to until we find a solution. Activity Based Working (ABW) could well provide a catalyst and a platform for this change.

Gijs Nooteboom, our Managing Partner at Veldhoen + Company, wants to host a provocative conversation on WHY and HOW, the ABW philosophy could be powerful in influencing leadership; How the evolving workplace can be used to challenge leaders to consider new attitudes, aptitudes and mindsets; and to Explore with us which leadership skills we feel will be challenged by employees in a new contemporary workplace.  Bring it on! Another fun packed, meaty conversation session!

Who should attend this session ?

Organisational Development, Human Resources, Learning and Development, Leadership Development, Talent Management and Change Management professionals.

Where ? 

Chez-nous! WeWork; Pop to Level 13 @ 333 George Street, Sydney NSW 2000

When ?

8th March 2018 from 16:00-18:00

Introduce yourself and join us

Simply email us your name, area of interest and explain why you’d like to join our Conversations on the World of Work. We love new ideas for topics too.


Community of Passionate Individuals

Together, we aim to build a community of passionate individuals who are up for the challenge of tackling a wide variety of work related subjects that can help create more meaning and understanding in how we, and others, can positively impact the World of Work. Having held a few sessions so far, we have seen a dedicated community of like-minded people develop; a community that supports, encourages and shares stimulating and often provocative ideas and topics on the world of work. We are open to discussing various subjects that are suggested by you or your colleagues but aspire to focus on the human aspects of work, including topics in organisational development, human resources, learning and development, and change management.

Conversations on the World of Work sessions so far;

  • #1 : Collaboration, why is it so hard?
  • #2 : Creating high performance teams starts with Trust. 
  • #3 : Maintaining personal energy through work/life integration 
  • #4 : How does design of the physical space impact how we interact? 
  • #5 : Self as instrument to change 
  • #6 : Human Connection – could this be the silver bullet? 
  • #7:  Resilience When Leading Through Transformation.


Hosts Millie Letori and Allison Tsao

The conversations will be hosted by Millie Letori and Allison Tsao. Millie and Allison bring more than 25 years combined OD, HR and Change Management experience across a wide variety of industries. They now work changing the world of work as workstyle consultants with Veldhoen + Company. Their programs of work span Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, South Korea and New Zealand.

We aim to have maximum attendance of 15 people per session.

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Millie Letori Senior Workstyle Consultant
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+61 422 078 671 millie@veldhoencompany.com
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+61 416 216 836 nicky@veldhoencompany.com
Allison Tsao
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+61 431 847 327 allison@veldhoencompany.com