THE CHANGE MAKERS

 EMPOWERING HUMANS TO BECOME THE CHANGE BY

ESCAPING THE ISOLATING, DIVISIVE & LIMITING BOXES 

 
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WE WORK WITH BUSINESSES, ORGANISATIONS AND WITHIN SOCIETY TO CHALLENGE AND BREAKDOWN ALL THE BOXES THAT LIMIT AND DIVIDE US:

We offer international keynote speakers and panel discussions as well as run #NoMoreBoxes Breakfast Clubs, the #NoMoreBoxes Break-Through Events, workshops, programs and seminars on how to build an inclusive culture by breaking out of the imagined and created boxes that are disruptive, divisive and ultimately limiting your organisation’s potential and that of  everyone in it.


Hello, I'm Rúna Magnús, (a.k.a. Rúna Magnúsdóttir) an internationally-awarded personal branding author, speaker and strategist – the founder and CEO of The Change Makers co-creator of the #NoMoreBoxes Movement.

The Change Makers are a group of international thought-leaders in the leadership and business world coming together.  

We believe a change should be: sustainable, inclusive and magnetic


 
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Sustainable, Inclusive and Magnetic Change

The Change Makers are a team of highly-qualified professionals with a wide-range of skills, knowledge, experience, and tools to move you forward.


 
 
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RÚNA MAGNÚS #DOTTIR

The founder & CEO of The Change Makers 
Co-Creator #NoMoreBoxes Movement

Host: The Change Makers Podcast

INTERNATIONALLY-AWARDED PERSONAL BRANDING AUTHOR, SPEAKER & STRATEGIST
(Born & raised in Iceland)

What Rúna can do for you & YOUR TEAM:

  • Inspire and motivate your team to step out of their invisible boxes

  • Discover, define and clarify your personal brand

  • Facilitate open and honest conversations around gender, diversity and equality in such a way that it allows everyone to be part of the solution


TESTIMONIALS

Runa is truly a visionary when it comes to brand management and finding your X-factor. Runa is an industry leader in this field and has been my mentor and consultant in all my brand management work for the last 5 years. It’s been a pleasure and an honour to work with her.
— THORDIS LOA THORHALLSDOTTIR | DEPUTY MAYOR - REYKJAVIK, ICELAND

Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
— Gandhi

About  the Change Makers

  GIDO SCHIMANSKI | THE PARADIGM SHIFTER FOR HIGH-ACHIEVERS   An international teacher and coach best known for his transformational programmes with high achievers, such as members of the entertainment industry and sports world.  Following a fortunate career as an actor, singer and dancer he now works with private clients in the UK, US, Singapore and throughout Europe, helping them break through their self-sabotage mechanisms and limiting paradigms. He is the creator of the  SUCCESSFUL AUDITIONS PROGRAMME for CREATIVE HIGH ACHIEVERS  and the  ANGELS OF FORGIVENESS– THE LITTLE JOURNEY OF LETTING GO - CD.   Gido who has been dubbed The Paradigm Guy, has specialised in the high-achieving mindset and the techniques at the core of his work very often leave his clients with instant shifts in their reality.    CO-FOUNDER THE NETWORK FOR TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERS

GIDO SCHIMANSKI | THE PARADIGM SHIFTER FOR HIGH-ACHIEVERS

An international teacher and coach best known for his transformational programmes with high achievers, such as members of the entertainment industry and sports world.

Following a fortunate career as an actor, singer and dancer he now works with private clients in the UK, US, Singapore and throughout Europe, helping them break through their self-sabotage mechanisms and limiting paradigms. He is the creator of the SUCCESSFUL AUDITIONS PROGRAMME for CREATIVE HIGH ACHIEVERS and the ANGELS OF FORGIVENESS– THE LITTLE JOURNEY OF LETTING GO - CD.

Gido who has been dubbed The Paradigm Guy, has specialised in the high-achieving mindset and the techniques at the core of his work very often leave his clients with instant shifts in their reality.


CO-FOUNDER THE NETWORK FOR TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERS

  SUSANNE FRANDSEN | CREATOR OF THE MAGNETIC LEADERSHIP PROGRAMME   A transformational leader, an entrepreneur and author, lecturer and facilitator of the new leadership paradigm when it comes to personal leadership and leading others.  Her passion is to help individuals and organisations to live out their passions and highest purpose! Free from all limiting beliefs and old stories. When all individuals are aligned, all systems and organisations will be aligned, and eventually, the world will be aligned. Living Heaven on Earth. It is not only possible; it is our natural state of mind AND reality. But first, we have to let go of ”no pain – no gain” and other stories to let go of the struggle.  She is the founder of www.susannefrandsen.dk and has an MSc in Strategic Management, a degree in business psychology and studied the brain, heart, epigenetics, quantum physics and Theory U among other things. She is Denmarks most renowned Certified Passion Test Facilitator and also has an extensive range of holistic courses – fx Reiki & Gaia Healing. Susanne is Author of the Danish book "Directors Manual – Heartfelt Leadership" ("Direktørmanualen - ledelse fra hjertet" - 2014) reviewed in the biggest Danish business newspaper "Børsen". She has published numerous articles in Moola.dk, ALT.dk, the Magazines "Elevate your life purpose","passion and purpose", LinkedIn, free e-books - and more.   CO-FOUNDER OF THE NETWORK FOR TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERS AND THE CHANGE MAKERS

SUSANNE FRANDSEN | CREATOR OF THE MAGNETIC LEADERSHIP PROGRAMME

A transformational leader, an entrepreneur and author, lecturer and facilitator of the new leadership paradigm when it comes to personal leadership and leading others.

Her passion is to help individuals and organisations to live out their passions and highest purpose! Free from all limiting beliefs and old stories. When all individuals are aligned, all systems and organisations will be aligned, and eventually, the world will be aligned. Living Heaven on Earth. It is not only possible; it is our natural state of mind AND reality. But first, we have to let go of ”no pain – no gain” and other stories to let go of the struggle.

She is the founder of www.susannefrandsen.dk and has an MSc in Strategic Management, a degree in business psychology and studied the brain, heart, epigenetics, quantum physics and Theory U among other things. She is Denmarks most renowned Certified Passion Test Facilitator and also has an extensive range of holistic courses – fx Reiki & Gaia Healing.
Susanne is Author of the Danish book "Directors Manual – Heartfelt Leadership" ("Direktørmanualen - ledelse fra hjertet" - 2014) reviewed in the biggest Danish business newspaper "Børsen".
She has published numerous articles in Moola.dk, ALT.dk, the Magazines "Elevate your life purpose","passion and purpose", LinkedIn, free e-books - and more.

CO-FOUNDER OF THE NETWORK FOR TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERS AND THE CHANGE MAKERS

  NICHOLAS HAINES | THE KINDNESS AMBASSADOR & LIFE ARKITECT   Innovator, speaker and highly sought-after specialist in recognizing each individuals hidden value and the structures required to support that.   CEO & FOUNDER FIVE INSTITUTE  dedicated to spreading kindness throughout the world, and empowering others to do the same.   CREATOR OF THE VITALITY TEST  The unique way to understand what makes you brilliant, extraordinary and flawed, based on 3500 year old Ancient Chinese wisdom   CO-FOUNDER THE NETWORK FOR TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERS

NICHOLAS HAINES | THE KINDNESS AMBASSADOR & LIFE ARKITECT

Innovator, speaker and highly sought-after specialist in recognizing each individuals hidden value and the structures required to support that.

CEO & FOUNDER FIVE INSTITUTE dedicated to spreading kindness throughout the world, and empowering others to do the same.

CREATOR OF THE VITALITY TEST The unique way to understand what makes you brilliant, extraordinary and flawed, based on 3500 year old Ancient Chinese wisdom

CO-FOUNDER THE NETWORK FOR TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERS

 
  MARGARETA KULL | FOUNDER KULL LEADERSHIP, SWEDEN    Expertise: More than a decade of in-company experience to offer decision makers techniques on building courage and a courageous culture within individuals, teams and whole organizations.   Courage is urgent. Now more than ever. How can companies not just adapt to change, but own it—creating change that truly powers them forward?   CREATING COURAGE IN A CHANGING WORLD    Margareta Kull and the international team of trainers at Kull Leadership,  help multinationals in the construction, pharma, energy and food industries. Kull Leadership transforms managers and decision makers into courageous leaders heading courageous teams—empowering and inspiring them to dramatically increase their business results.  In 2015 Margareta was made a member of the Association of Transformational Leaders in Europe, created by Marie Diamond and Jack Canfield. In 2016 she was invited to be a guest author in Canfield’s best-selling book The Road to Success, receiving a Quilly Award at the book launch in Los Angeles for her chapter:  Courage: First step on the road to success.    SO WHAT IS A COURAGEOUS LEADER?    CHECK OUT MARGARETA'S 4-POINT CHECK LIST:    #1:  A courageous leader encourages managers to look their fears square in the eye, meet them honestly and take positive control, delivering exceptional results for their team and their business.   #2:  A courageous leader encourages everyone to act on their own initiative, take responsibility, be their word and do what they know is best for the business, whether it frightens them or not.   #3:  A courageous leader builds a culture where no one is ashamed to admit they have fears, where managers honestly meet their fears, understand what’s holding them back—and are given the tools to move beyond them.   #4:  A courageous leader makes you feel more courageous too, they are a leader you love working for, and a leader you give your all to.   CO-FOUNDER THE NETWORK FOR TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERS

MARGARETA KULL | FOUNDER KULL LEADERSHIP, SWEDEN

Expertise: More than a decade of in-company experience to offer decision makers techniques on building courage and a courageous culture within individuals, teams and whole organizations.

Courage is urgent. Now more than ever. How can companies not just adapt to change, but own it—creating change that truly powers them forward?

CREATING COURAGE IN A CHANGING WORLD

Margareta Kull and the international team of trainers at Kull Leadership, help multinationals in the construction, pharma, energy and food industries. Kull Leadership transforms managers and decision makers into courageous leaders heading courageous teams—empowering and inspiring them to dramatically increase their business results.

In 2015 Margareta was made a member of the Association of Transformational Leaders in Europe, created by Marie Diamond and Jack Canfield. In 2016 she was invited to be a guest author in Canfield’s best-selling book The Road to Success, receiving a Quilly Award at the book launch in Los Angeles for her chapter: Courage: First step on the road to success.

SO WHAT IS A COURAGEOUS LEADER?

CHECK OUT MARGARETA'S 4-POINT CHECK LIST:

#1: A courageous leader encourages managers to look their fears square in the eye, meet them honestly and take positive control, delivering exceptional results for their team and their business.

#2: A courageous leader encourages everyone to act on their own initiative, take responsibility, be their word and do what they know is best for the business, whether it frightens them or not.

#3: A courageous leader builds a culture where no one is ashamed to admit they have fears, where managers honestly meet their fears, understand what’s holding them back—and are given the tools to move beyond them.

#4: A courageous leader makes you feel more courageous too, they are a leader you love working for, and a leader you give your all to.

CO-FOUNDER THE NETWORK FOR TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERS

  BJARNEY LUDVIKSDOTTIR | VISUAL DIRECTOR   Bjarney Ludviksdóttir, lifetime entrepreneur and passionate supporter of women's empowerment, has become an expert in creating brands for women, including women in business, NGOs, the media etc. She studied filmmaking and directing at the Icelandic Film School and later International Marketing at the University of Iceland.   CO-FOUNDER BRANDit THE EU-AWARDED PERSONAL BRANDING PROJECT     CRAZY CHRISTMAS CHARITY EVENT  Bjarney is the creator and producer of the biggest Christmas charity event in Iceland "Crazy Christmas“.   FIGHTING ACID ATTACK DOCUMENTARY – UN WOMEN  In 2013 Bjarney started filming some of the many brave women in India who have survived acid throwing attacks.   CO-FOUNDER KVENEFLI  (empowering women in Iceland organisation) where women support other women and for that she received the 2010 “TIAW - World of Difference 100 Award”   ESKIMO MODEL AGENCY  Bjarney is a co-owner of model / casting agency“Eskimo models” (eskimo.is).   AWARENESS TO AUTISM  Her number one hobby is to shed a positive light on autism and she has done this with and through her autistic son Brynjar Karl. Brynjar has become somewhat of a "brand" He earned his nickname "the LEGO boy" because, at the age of 10, he built a 6.33 metre long replica of the TITANIC out of 56,000 LEGO bricks. Through that project, Bjarney and Brynjar are educating the public about autism.

BJARNEY LUDVIKSDOTTIR | VISUAL DIRECTOR

Bjarney Ludviksdóttir, lifetime entrepreneur and passionate supporter of women's empowerment, has become an expert in creating brands for women, including women in business, NGOs, the media etc. She studied filmmaking and directing at the Icelandic Film School and later International Marketing at the University of Iceland.

CO-FOUNDER BRANDit THE EU-AWARDED PERSONAL BRANDING PROJECT

CRAZY CHRISTMAS CHARITY EVENT
Bjarney is the creator and producer of the biggest Christmas charity event in Iceland "Crazy Christmas“.

FIGHTING ACID ATTACK DOCUMENTARY – UN WOMEN
In 2013 Bjarney started filming some of the many brave women in India who have survived acid throwing attacks.

CO-FOUNDER KVENEFLI (empowering women in Iceland organisation) where women support other women and for that she received the 2010 “TIAW - World of Difference 100 Award”

ESKIMO MODEL AGENCY
Bjarney is a co-owner of model / casting agency“Eskimo models” (eskimo.is).

AWARENESS TO AUTISM
Her number one hobby is to shed a positive light on autism and she has done this with and through her autistic son Brynjar Karl. Brynjar has become somewhat of a "brand" He earned his nickname "the LEGO boy" because, at the age of 10, he built a 6.33 metre long replica of the TITANIC out of 56,000 LEGO bricks. Through that project, Bjarney and Brynjar are educating the public about autism.

  MONIQUE BLOKZYL | INTERNATIONALLY AWARDED ENTREPRENEUR AND SPEAKER   Offering organizations the tools, programs, speeches and workshops. Together with an expert team of industry leaders around the world, Monique provides what you need as an organizational leader to speak with impact and make a difference in your marketplace.  She is an international speaker, trainer, coach and published author.   AWARDED TOASTMASTER CONTESTANT   Monique has won the Public Speaking Toastmasters competition twice on European level, and have shared the stage with motivational speakers like Sheryl Roush, political leaders like the US foreign minister John Kerry, the Malaysia Prime Minister Najib Razak and the former European Council President Herman Van Rompuy, and outstanding entrepreneurs like Branding Strategist Runa Magnus, JUMP founder Isabella Lenarduzzi, and many others.  Her podcast regularly attracts thousands of listeners from more than 60 countries.   MONIQUE MISSION   To inspire and empower 1 Million people to turn their business idea into a profitable enterprise, and to scale it up globally … so we make life worth living for billions of people.   CO-FOUNDER THE NETWORK FOR TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERS

MONIQUE BLOKZYL | INTERNATIONALLY AWARDED ENTREPRENEUR AND SPEAKER

Offering organizations the tools, programs, speeches and workshops. Together with an expert team of industry leaders around the world, Monique provides what you need as an organizational leader to speak with impact and make a difference in your marketplace.

She is an international speaker, trainer, coach and published author.

AWARDED TOASTMASTER CONTESTANT

Monique has won the Public Speaking Toastmasters competition twice on European level, and have shared the stage with motivational speakers like Sheryl Roush, political leaders like the US foreign minister John Kerry, the Malaysia Prime Minister Najib Razak and the former European Council President Herman Van Rompuy, and outstanding entrepreneurs like Branding Strategist Runa Magnus, JUMP founder Isabella Lenarduzzi, and many others.

Her podcast regularly attracts thousands of listeners from more than 60 countries.

MONIQUE MISSION

To inspire and empower 1 Million people to turn their business idea into a profitable enterprise, and to scale it up globally … so we make life worth living for billions of people.

CO-FOUNDER THE NETWORK FOR TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERS