Dare to Lead ™ Certified Dare To Lead FacilitatorBased on the research of Dr. Brené Brown, Dare to Lead™ is an empirically based courage-building program designed to be facilitated by organizational development professionals. Dr. Brené Brown is a research professor at the University of Houston, where she holds the Huffington Foundation Endowed Chair at the Graduate College of Social Work. She also holds the position of visiting professor in management at the University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business.
Brené has spent the past two decades studying courage, vulnerability, shame, and empathy. She is the author of six #1 New York Times bestsellers and is the host of two award-winning podcasts, Unlocking Us and Dare to Lead.
Brené’s books have been translated into more than 30 languages, and her titles include Atlas of the Heart, Dare to Lead, Braving the Wilderness, Rising Strong, Daring Greatly, and The Gifts of Imperfection. With Tarana Burke, she co-edited the bestselling anthology You Are Your Best Thing: Vulnerability, Shame Resilience, and the Black Experience.
Brené’s TED talk on the Power of Vulnerability is one of the top five most-viewed TED talks in the world, with over 60 million views. Brené is the first researcher to have a filmed lecture on Netflix, and in March 2022, she launched a new show on HBO Max that focuses on her latest book, Atlas of the Heart.
Brené spends most of her time working in organizations around the world, helping develop braver leaders and more courageous cultures.
She lives in Houston, Texas, with her husband, Steve. They have two children, Ellen and Charlie, and a weird Bichon named Lucy.
The Dare to Lead™ program focuses on developing these courage-building skills through workshops, trainings, and coaching to help individuals, teams, and organizations move from armored leadership to daring leadership. Individuals who successfully complete the full 24-hour Dare to Lead program will receive a certificate of completion and are allowed to put a Dare to Lead Trained badge on their LinkedIn account. Further information is available at daretolead.brenebrown.com
Program Offerings Length of Sessions· 60 minute keynote· 2 hour workshop· Half-Day workshop· **3 Day Workshop· **Academy (6.5 days)· **Facilitated Book Study (6.5 days)**Includes initial 1-hour leadership consultation, 1-hour follow up session and guaranteed pricing on additional sessions for 1 year.
If you are ready, you can individually to sign up for one of our 3-day trainings, do it here https://txr20.escworks.net/search.aspx?SearchCriteria=dare+to+lead
These sessions are open to all leaders in all industries.
Next Dare to Lead™ face-to-face session is October 27, October 30, and November 1 2023 at a reduced rate. Register here https://txr20.escworks.net/catalog/session.aspx?session_id=98344
"Lizzy, you're seriously amazing. I know you said Brené is amazing and she is, but girl your last story drew me in. That was exactly what I needed to hear after all I've been through. Thank you for reminding me who I am!!! Love you, girl. You KICKED A$$"- Jan 2021, central office leader
"Just wait, you're about to get Lizzy-fied...she is a healer of sorts. Oh, and Dare to Lead™ training...well, it should be at the hands of ALL humans of ALL organizations. " - Dec 2020, school principal
"Teacher quote about the Dare to lead workshop: 'Lizzy was so good, I didn't even want to go to the restroom because I didn't want to miss her speak.' Thank you LIzzy for sharing Brené Brown's work and your wisdom." - Elementary principal who sent several teachers to the training, January 2020
"The environment, walking into the room the 1st morning set the positive tone of 'oh yeah, I am in the RIGHT place for me!' It shouted education, inspiration & motivation all around! It was two days VERY well spent. Meaningful work, verbiage/ vernacular now exists for feelings that previously weren't brought up in discussions. The environment felt safe. The people were warm and open. The curriculum was helpful, honest, and hard, which was the trifecta! I loved every minute of it!" - Jan 2020, educator
"Lizzy giving us time to share, reflect, & relate. There were breakthroughs & she was instrumental in walking us through them. She exercised vulnerability with us, which made her relatable & this workshop worthwhile." - Jan 2020, educator
"We dug deep, and I will forever be changed. Lizzy set the stage, from atmosphere, toys, music, and stories that made all of us feel like we’d known her all our lives, and we worked in such a way that felt like we had known each other all our lives."- Jan 2020, educator
"Amazing conversations because of the safe environment created by Lizzy. The materials and videos were organized in a way that helped me dig deeper into my vulnerabilities and armor. Love Brené Brown's humor!" - Feb 2020, educator
"I am so glad you graced our little corner of the world today. You need to know what you have an amazingly peaceful and generous spirit that people love to bask in. You are making a difference! Gracias amiga!!! "- March 2021, superintendent
"Please don't say we have only 1 session left with @lizzyperezllc. The learning and personal growth has made each of us collectively stronger as leaders! Blessed to lead with these #MujeresPoderasas". - April 2021, principal
"@lizzyperezllc...TODAY was...EVERYTHING. Thank you for re-igniting a fire within my soul I'd forgotten about. Thanks to you and the wisdom of @brenebrown I AM SO READY TO STAY CURIOUS THIS YEAR. I'm ready to #rumble and straight get in the #arena!!" - Aug 2021, entrepreneur
"Such an AMAZING, UPLIFTING, PHENOMENAL, VALIDATING, Life-Changing Transformational training. Lizzy Pérez you do not know this, but I think we are BFF's! Thank you for rumbling with us and thank YOU for being in the arena. I am still processing your training session and with a humble heart, I thank YOU for holding space for ME. You are truly a beautiful soul. WOW....just WOW!!!!!!! #DaretoLeadSATX #DaretoLead". - Oct 2021, Social Worker'
"Lizzy was an amazing, strong, raw, real, and empathetic facilitator. I appreciate her honesty, genuine teaching style, and above all, her willingness. to be vulnerable with us. Hands down, one of the best trainings I have ever participated in." - June 2022, IT specialist
"One of the most amazing and revitalizing experiences of a lifetime. The vulnerability we all shared as women, and the connections we made through this process, was nonetheless, empowering, Thankful to have had a phenomenal leader guide us in our journey through Dare to Lead. Lizzy, you bring an energy to this world that is unparalleled! Also, want to thank my district for allowing me the opportunity to experience what felt like magic to my soul". - Dec 2022, school leader
"I attended your Dare to Lead™ sessions at Learning Forward Texas in 2022- after the first session, I quickly changed my schedule so I could attend your remaining sessions! You deserve the shoutout because as much as I love the content, I very much enjoyed your facilitation of it. So much so, that seeing your name again for the 2023 conference made me excited to see what more is in store, Congratulations on. your hard work, Dr. Perez. Very much deserved." - April 2023, educator
Be ready...more trainings and even in the outdoor elements coming in 2024. Stay tuned for these dates.
Everyone benefits from this training. Find out if your team is organizationally read to dive in to this work.