Minnie's Blog

A farewell and a tribute to a friend and a mentor

It's with great sadness that we share the news of the passing of Mark Bagshaw - one of the original Trustees of the Be. Institute. Mark was a pioneer of the accessibility movement and played a pivotal role in shaping Be. Lab's approach to social change. He will be enormously missed by so many. Read Minnie's farewell and tribute to Mark here.
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Leading through possibility part 2: embodying possibility leadership

In the second part of this series on “Leading through Possibility”, Minnie reveals what possibility leadership looks like by reflecting on ten years of work in social change and working alongside Be. Institute Chair, John Allen.
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Leading through possibility part 1: reframing leadership

In the first of this two-part series, Minnie considers why we must start looking in different places for the leadership needed to take our world into a more innovative, equitable 21st century.
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Not all bubbles are created equal – reflections on Covid-19

Minnie shares her experiences of the Covid-19 lockdown in March 2020, and ponders how we might embrace Possibility thinking to ensure that accessibility is designed in to all of society into the future.
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March 2020 message to our community and partners

Hello gorgeous Be. Whanau, friends and partners of the Be. Lab and the newly established Global Centre of Possibility@ AUT!
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An exciting announcement from Minnie July 2019

It is with great joy that I want to let you know that last night, we announced that Be. Accessible is transforming into the Be. Lab!
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