True Talk is an association of certified mediators in social, civil and commercial matters. Next to Alternative Dispute Resolution modes, True Talk proposes training programs that help companies shape culture: Search Inside Yourself (SIY) to support sustainable performance, well-being and compassionate leadership; intra-company programs that help build a culture of dialogue and communication for more effective conflict management and enhanced performance.
The Shift helps members to make use of the global framework of the UN Sustainable Development Goals to map their societal ambitions.
3. Good health
True Talk's co-founder Frédérique Charlier is the first Search Inside Yourself (SIY) Certified Teacher* in Belgium. SIY is the mindfulness-based emotional intelligence program developed and tested at Google. It is rooted in science and helps improve well-being, performance and leadership
4. Quality education
True Talk founders are certified mediators and provide tailor-made trainings to organizations to help them shape a culture of dilaogue, helping companies prevent and manage conflicts effectively. As active members of the University of Peace (Université de Paix, founded by Belgian Nobel Prize winner D.Pire) they support the Mediators' Seeds program (Graines de Mediateurs) teaching children how to manage conflicts differently from the youngest age.
16. Peace, justice & strong institutions
Mediation, conciliation, collaborative law are among the amicable dispute resolution modes that True Talk proposes next to legal proceedings. Conflicts when managed well can be a sign of healthy relationships and result in opportunities to grow, as a company or as individuals.