We need transformational leaders, servant leaders, and visionaries catalyzing systems changes.
The following organizations offer leadership training in one way or another. Some, like Acumen Global, Inspiring Purpose, Kiva, and Venture Lab, focus on guerrilla entrepreneurism and/or capitalist wealth redistribution: inspiring those with little to no start-up capital, including youth, to pursue business ventures.
The coaching industry has begun to resemble a pyramid scheme when you are encouraged to buy into yet another program in order to sell your own coaching program, ad nauseam. Nevertheless, coaching can and does inspire systems changes. Coaches stimulate systems changes by inspiring clients to liberate themselves from legacy systems like exploitative capitalism.
Enjoy the following list and let us know if you have worked with any of the following.
Dubai-based leadership training programs.
Mission: "To develop bespoke training modules for professional and personal development, through adaptive and innovative research in an ever-changing environment."
Systems change coaching.
"On a 1-1 basis I work with leaders to cultivate a stance of attention that uses their own experience and imagination joined with a sophisticated understanding of the system they are operating in. On a group basis, I convene or facilitate work teams bridging reflection and inquiry with effective execution."
Systems change coaching with indigenous grounding.
"If Anita ruled the world, she would rejoice in the fact that everyone understands in their hearts and minds that we are all precious relations. Whatever we do to the earth – we do to people and spirit. Whatever we do to the people – we do to the spirit and earth. Whatever we do to the spirit – we do to the earth and the people!"
Systems change coaching organization.
"Our philosophy is that a human evolution toward just, democratic, sustainable, flourishing organizations, institutions, and societies is within our choice, and can be produced by effective leaders, evolutionary leaders, their organizations, and citizens at all levels of society cultivating solidarity and working collaboratively for a common purpose."
Systems change coaching.
"Edgewalkers are those who are on the cutting edge of human evolution and who are committed to making a positive difference in the world. They use all of their human potential and integrate their intellectual, emotional, physical and spiritual energy in service to something greater than themselves. It can be lonely being out on the edge, and people often think you are crazy, but you have learned to trust your inner guidance. We are committed to building a community of Edgewalkers and providing support, encouragement and resources to those who walk on the leading edge."
Neurohacking and play can stimulate microcosmic and mesocosmic systems change.
"We share best practices from optimal psychology, neuroscience and experiential leadership––taught in dynamic learning environments that are challenging, fun, and transformational."
Offers grant money and success support for initiatives in four key areas: environmental conservation, scientific research, higher education and the San Francisco Bay Area
"We want the Foundation to tackle large, important issues at a scale where it can achieve significant and measurable impacts. The Foundation’s ability to take risks and make long-term and relatively large commitments should allow it to undertake challenges not accessible to many other organizations. We seek durable change, not simply delaying consequences for a short time."
Leveraging breakthroughs in the science of consciousness to transform the human experience with noetic leadership.
"At the Institute of Noetic Sciences (IONS), we are inspired by the power of science to explain phenomena not previously understood, harnessing the best of the rational mind to make advances that further our knowledge and enhance our human experience."
Coaching for individuals and organizations.
"Innerland lives to bring people together. We create communities around the world interested in a deeper, next level of connection through Self discovery"
Meso-level services for HRM
"Creating a culture where leaders and stakeholders have a valuable sense of belonging, unparalleled camaraderie, feel understood and respected, and have genuine care, concern and appreciation for themselves and others."
Education enhancement for UK teachers and their students.
"Inspiring Purpose enables pupils to explore their character, ideals and values through a unique template using web-based resources. The programme is ideal for 10-16 year olds and can be used with a small group, or an entire year group."
Non-profit systems change organization and global community.
"IFF is a registered charity with a mission to enable people and organisations to flourish in powerful times. We address complex, messy, seemingly intractable issues – local, global and all levels in between – fostering practical hope and wise initiative."
Funding for multidisciplinary research: in "subjects ranging from black holes and evolution to creativity, forgiveness, and free will."
"The John Templeton Foundation funds research and catalyzes conversations that inspire people with awe and wonder. Our vision is to become a global catalyst for discoveries that contribute to human flourishing."
"We envision a financially inclusive world where all people hold the power to improve their lives."
Cassandra Vieten's organization.
"Her current research projects focus on establishing training guidelines for spiritual and religious competencies for mental health professionals, developing tools and experiences designed to induce perspective shifts that change people's worldviews, and training progressive change agents and political activists to be more effective."
Meditation for systems changes.
"Dr. Sapiro teaches nationally on the art and science of transformation, expanded human capabilities, self-care, and meditation for personal and community growth.
Driving systems changes via personal development and leadership training.
"Being Human is more than just what our broken education system makes it out to be. We teach the world the art of truly living extraordinary, fulfilling, happy lives."
Indigenous systems changes.
"NOA provides an ongoing learning circle to draw from experiences from across Indian Country based on providing technical support, leadership development, mentoring, and strategic campaign planning, along with on-the-ground support."
Radical systems changes driven by the Declaration of Global Interdependence.
"We are a broad and inclusive movement of stakeholders working collaboratively across diverse cultures, communities, ethnicities, organizations, entities, interests, generations, and nations to ensure a better future for humankind and the sustainability of our collective home."
Funding for global systems change initiatives.
"The Open Society Foundations, founded by George Soros, are the world’s largest private funder of independent groups working for justice, democratic governance, and human rights."
Trauma-informed systems change leadership programs across the spectrum: from the Ukraine to climate change.
"The Pocket Project helps to address and integrate individual, ancestral and collective trauma. We aim to heal the wounds from the past, thus shifting humanity towards a path of creativity, effective collaboration and innovation."
Leveraging technology for top-down systems changes.
"Singularity was founded on the idea that exponential technology can give anyone, anywhere the ability to create positive impact. Now more than ever, we need leaders who put the future of both people and planet first. It's our mission to help leaders navigate a world of accelerating change, merge technology and impact, and build 10x businesses and a better tomorrow for all."
Funding for human flourishing initiatives.
"We plan to focus on dimensions of human flourishing that are less prominent or under-studied. We will not be able to support important topics that are well-recognized and well-funded, such as medical research or poverty alleviation."
Global systems changes.
"TNI’s mission is to strengthen international social movements with rigorous research, reliable information, sound analysis and constructive proposals that advance progressive, democratic policy change and common solutions to global problems. In so doing, TNI acts as a unique nexus between social movements, engaged scholars and policy makers."
Entrepreneurism for kids.
"VentureLab is a nonprofit organization that is helping create the next generation of innovators and changemakers through entrepreneurial learning."
Futurist systems changes.
"We at the World Future Society believe that we are experiencing a turning point in our civilization and going back to the status quo is unacceptable."
Where Lucid Humanity Fits In
Lucid Humanity serves as an umbrella organization and reveals connections between all systems change agents. We can help you design systems change initiatives in collaboration with organizations like the aforementioned.
If the alleviation of suffering is possible, then we will continue working until we make it so.
As long as space remains, and as long as sentient beings remain, so too we shall remain to dispel the misery and suffering of all transmigrating souls.