Would your organization like to have:
• A platform for marketing to international members
• Participation in the ILA Speakers Bureau
• Opportunities to present to international audiences in the ILA Webinar Series
• Space at the ILA Annual International Convention
• Papers and articles published in the ILA journals
The ILA is often approached by organizations wishing to affiliate with us. These are usually companies, universities, non-profits and others who are interested in extending listening capability in their organizations. We have therefore created the ILA Affiliate Program. Individual people can be ILA Members, and organizations can be Organizational Members, or Affiliates. Apply to become an ILA Affiliate by clicking Join and choosing the Special Affiliate Status option. Should you want a flier to share with others, click here: Affiliate Program Flier
Small, or large organizations can become Affiliates of the International Listening Association. For an investment of only $50, businesses, universities, healthcare centers, voluntary organizations, music groups are all becoming part of the ILA worldwide network spanning 21 countries.
Listen First Project
Listen First Project encourages conversations towards increased respect and understanding
Positive Dynamics specialize in Culture Change & Transformation, Executive & Board Performance, Team & Organisational Performance & Improvement, HR Strategy and Business Coaching.
Leaders Today is the flagship brand of Mathieu & Cie Coaching and Consulting based in Geneva Switzerland, a partnership firm that provides organizational consulting, leadership development and executive coaching services for global organizations. Programs include Global Leadership, Coaching Culture, Coaching Skills for Excellence, Listen & Lead and Effective Feedback. They are skilled in using large-scale collaborative conversations such as World Cafés and Listening Cafés. Founding Partners are Saba Imru-Mathieu, MA, PCC, Executive Leadership Coach and Senior Trainer, in charge of the Coaching, Leadership and Learning programs and Jean François Mathieu, CE, Music Composer,Listening Culture Designer, in charge of the Listen & Lead programs www.leaderstoday.co
Another organization to join the ILA Affiliates Program is Manchester University, with campuses in North Manchester and Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA. They offer more than 60 areas of academic study to 1,600 students in undergraduate programs, a Master of Science in Pharmacogenomics, a Master of Athletic Training and a four-year professional Doctor of Pharmacy. Learn more about this private, northern Indiana school at www.manchester.edu
PMA International is led by Paul McGee, also known as the Sumo Guy http://www.thesumoguy.com/. He is the author of a number of books including How to Speak so that People Really Listen: http://www.thesumoguy.com/portfolio/how-to-speak-so-people-really-listen/. If you missed Paul’s interview with Chris Evans on BBC Radio 2 (his show is the most listened to radio show in Europe) then click here to check it out on YouTube. You'll discover some of his top tips, including the surprising advice he gave to Chris's ninety one year old mother who's a bit of a worrier. Happy listening!
Someone To Tell It To
The Someone To Tell It To organization models intentional listening and compassionate presence. Michael Gingerich, M.Div, and Tom Kaden, M.Div are co-founders. They take the time to build trust, ask good questions, and offer authentic, non-judgmental care.
Korea Listening Institute
An example of another ILA Affiliate organization is the Korea Listening Institute, sponsored by KookEun Han PhD, consultant and CEO. The Korea Listening Institute has several listening cafes in Korea. Website: www.listening.re.kr
To find out about more about the ILA Affiliate Program, review the information below.
For a flier to share with others, click here: Affiliate Program Flier
Small, or large organizations can become Affiliates of the International Listening Association. For an investment of only $50, businesses, universities, healthcare centers, voluntary organizations, music groups are all becoming part of the ILA worldwide network spanning 21 countries. When your organization is an ILA Affiliate:
The International Listening Association (ILA) will:
a. List the name of the Affiliate Organization on the ILA website and include a link to the Affiliate Organization’s website
b. Offer the opportunity to the Affiliate Organization to present as part of the ILA Webinar Series
c. Encourage the Affiliate Organization to send proposals for inclusion in the ILA Annual Convention
d. Disseminate Affiliate Organization news and announcements through the ILA website and electronic newsletters
e. Include the names of Affiliate Organization speakers in the ILA Speakers Bureau
f. Include relevant Affiliate Organization books, articles in the ILA website resources section
g. Provide the Affiliate Organization with a shared space at the ILA Annual Convention for relevant brochures and other information
h. Include Affiliate Organization suggestions in social media posts on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter
i. Write articles for inclusion in the Affiliate Organization journals
j. Consider articles from the Affiliate Organization for publication in ILA journals and/or newsletters
The Affiliate Organization agrees to:
a. Establish a link to the International Listening Association (ILA) website
b. Provide information about the International Listening Association (ILA) to its members through regular communication channels
c. Encourage its members to join the ILA and contribute to advancing the practice, teaching, and research of Listening throughout the world.
d. Offer to the ILA the opportunity to present and have space at Affiliate's conventions
e. Include hyperlinks to the ILA website on the Affiliate website
f. Submit articles to be considered for publication in ILA publications
g. Register at www.listen.org/Affiliate-Program-Flier and pay an annual fee of $50.
Please invite organizations you know (your own business, employer, health care center, voluntary organization, music group, college or university) to become part of the ILA worldwide network.