Ernesto Sirolli is an Italian-born community development expert who began his career in local economic development in African countries. He is the founder of the Sirolli Institute, which promotes sustainable development through the Enterprise Facilitation model and Trinity of Management social technology tool. With over 40 years of experience, Sirolli has helped create over 55,000 jobs in more than 400 communities. He is also the author of two books and a trusted advisor to the World Indigenous Business Forum.
Why you should book Ernesto Sirolli for your next event
- Expertise in Community Development: Ernesto Sirolli has over 40 years of experience in the field of community development and has created sustainable economic growth in hundreds of communities worldwide. He is an expert on the Enterprise Facilitation model and Trinity of Management social technology tool and can offer valuable insights on how to capture the passion, energy, and imagination of a community for a sustainable legacy.
- Unique Approach to Entrepreneurship: Sirolli’s approach to entrepreneurship is unique in that he emphasizes listening and responding to the needs and passions of entrepreneurs rather than initiating and motivating them. This approach has proven successful in creating resilient systems of entrepreneurship that have led to job creation and economic growth.
- Engaging Speaker: As a TEDx speaker, Sirolli has proven himself to be an engaging and dynamic speaker who can inspire and motivate audiences. He is able to connect with people from all walks of life and can tailor his message to suit the specific needs of the audience.
Dr. Ernesto Sirolli is a community development iron man. He began practice in local economic development in 1971 in the field of International Aid in multiple African countries. That experience provoked him to develop the Enterprise Facilitation model and the Trinity of Management® – social technology tool for civic leadership, communities, NGO’s and corporations on how to capture the passion, energy and imagination of their own people with a sustainable legacy. Italian born, Ernesto lives in California , founded the Sirolli Institute (40) years of social enterprise) in Enterprise Facilitation principles and works globally with the idea to ; Never initiate, never motivate– always respond and work with passionate self determined people.
Dr. Sirolli received a Laurea di Dottore in Political Sciences from Rome University , and a Ph.D in Philosophy ,Sustainable Development from Murdoch University .Dr Sirolli is an Adjunct Professor at Curtin University Sustainability Policy (CUSP) . He is a trusted advisor to the World Indigenous Business Forum. Dr. Sirolli is the author of two books: “Ripples from the Zambezi” and: “How to Start a Business and Ignite your life“. A new book ‘ The Boundary Riders – intrapreneurship’ is a work in progress. In 2012 Dr. Sirolli gave a TEDX talk titled: “Shut up and Listen” and that shirt’s digital message continues to resonate and has been translated into 35 languages and downloaded +4 million times. Key skills are Enterprise Facilitation – building resilient systems of entrepreneurship and Trinity of Management – master classes in person centered growth to improve the way you do business.
The Sirolli trained Facilitators working with entrepreneurs have created over 55,000 jobs in +400 communities . We help organizations to find their “super powers”.
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