To inspire those on our front line, we have the support of some incredible leaders.
The Blake’s Army Leadership Program is all about learning, working and celebrating together – plus a bit of friendly competition!
AFL legend and leadership guru Paul Roos and his team at Performance By Design have created the program to help participants better manage key aspects of both their professional and personal lives.
The program is FREE for select Blake’s Army Reserve members. Participants will be put in one of six teams, led by our inspirational commanders:
The program consists of:
Participants will be invited to attend a series of webinars hosted by Paul Roos:
Webinar 1: Leadership
Wednesday 12 April 2023, 6pm
Webinar 2: Team culture
Wednesday 24 May 2023, 6pm
Webinar 3: High performance
Wednesday 5 July 2023, 6pm
Webinar 4: Managing change
Wednesday 16 August 2023, 6pm
Webinar 5: Resilience
Wednesday 27 September 2023, 6pm
Webinar 6: Wellbeing
Wednesday 8 November 2023, 6pm
Each Blake’s Army team will raise money via:
Teams will be given support and resources to help them succeed, including a series of webinars hosted by Scott Draper:
Webinar 1: Fundraising activities, legal conformance & team hierarchy
Wednesday 22 March 2023, 6pm
Webinar 2: Team branding & brand activation
Wednesday 3 May 2023, 6pm
Webinar 3: Forecasting & budgeting
Wednesday 14 June 2023, 6pm
Webinar 4: Commitment & ownership
Wednesday 26 July 2023, 6pm
Webinar 5: Event planning, delegation & allocation
Wednesday 6 September 2023, 6pm
Webinar 6: Event activation & celebrating milestones
Wednesday 18 October 2023, 6pm
The team that raises the most money during the year will receive an award at the Blake’s Army Awards & Gala Fundraising Night.
The Blake’s Army Awards & Gala Fundraising Night, to be held on 19 November 2023, is an opportunity to celebrate the hard work and commitment of everyone involved in the Leadership Program. All participants will receive complimentary tickets to attend this special event, hosted by Hamish McLachlan.
A highlight of the evening will be the presentation of the following awards: