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May 2017

Workshops: African Leadership Now and for the Future (South African Public Sector Leaders)

May 29, 2017 @ 8:00 am - June 15, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

This series of workshops and train the trainer session will introduces participants to an African Leadership Model that Yabome has developed based on the research and literature on leadership in the context of African knowledge systems, norms and contexts. This model is principle-based and practical and applicable to leadership in Africa at every level, from grassroots to organizational to national/political leadership, and presents a relevant alternative to western models of leadership. This principle-based model provides a framework for leadership development at…

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July 2017

Identities: A short story collection – book signing (Chapters Metrotown)

July 28, 2017 @ 4:00 am - 7:00 pm
Chapters Metrotown, 4700 Kingsway
Burnaby, BC V5H 4M1 Canada
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Summer in-person book signing for Identities. An Amazon review of Identities: "Blind spots are blind spots. We all have them when we don't know what we don't know. We all need to listen and learn from each other more!" - The Conference (story 7) This quote sums up the theme of this book perfectly. Reading this book, I was transported into worlds and stories and identities that I honestly know nothing about. It challenged me deeply to truly put myself…

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February 2018

Identities: A short story collection – book signing encore (Chapters Coquitlam)

February 17, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Chapters Coquitlam, 2991 Lougheed Highway
Coquitlam, BC V3B 6J6 Canada
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Book signing in-store

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One Vibe Africa’s Kijiji Night 2018 – A We Will Lead Africa Reading

February 22, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Seattle Art Museum, 1300 1st Avenue
Seattle, WA United States
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A reading from We Will Lead Africa

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A conversation on global African identities and the complexity of connections

February 27, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Sam’s Pub, 2342 Elgin Avenue
Port Coquitlam, BC V3B 8A2 Canada
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A conversation in partnership with Trish Mandewo. Trish & Yabome are award-winning African-Canadians, facilitators and leaders in organization consulting, leadership development, entrepreneurship and social change. They are both authors - Trish has an upcoming book (The Art of Building a Successful Business: An Immigrant's Perspective) and limited autographed copies of Yabome's book Identities ($20) & its discussion guide ($10) will be available for sale/pre-order at the event. Join the conversation. #africanidentities    

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