Bryce Biggs

Greetings. I'm Bryce Biggs. My goal is to facilitate individual and organisational effectiveness.


Bryce Biggs is an author, change agent, facilitator, fundraiser, futurologist, professional speaker, researcher, storyteller, and strategist. Bryce has a wide range of management and facilitation experience. His particular interest is organisational and individual effectiveness.

Bryce Biggs's Background

Bryce Biggs's Experience

Franchisee principal at Aldes Midlands and Berg

2008 - Present | Howick, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Franchisee for the KZN Midlands extending up to Estcourt and across to the Berg.

Lead Associate at Kunene & Biggs Associates

2006 - Present | KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Assist with local economic development as well as more generic management training. Member of the Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Managing member at Bryce Biggs Consulting

2005 - Present | Howick, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Provide tailored training interventions that enhance individual and organisational effectiveness - future proofing, digital presence, strategy, business models, teams, innovation. Member Pietermaritzburg Chamber of Business.

IIC (contracted facilitator) at PALAMA (Public Administration Leadership and Training Academy)

2005 - March 2012 | South Africa

Provide mentoring training for national and provincial government departments. Have also developed training materials for PALAMA.

Member at South African Institute of Fundraising

2010 - 2012

Fundraising Consultant at COACH (Coalition of Anglican Children's Homes)

2009 - Present | Bedfordview, Johannesburg, South Africa

Assist with key aspects of fundraising and public relations strategy

PCP facilitator at Anglo American Platinum PCP process

2008 - Present | South Africa

Member of a team delivering one of the largest change management programmes in South Africa.

Contracted external facilitator at Kwazulu-Natal Provincial Public Service Training Academy (PPSTA)

2007 - Present | KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Have developed several training course for the academy. Also, a contracted external facilitator delivering facilitation skills, project management, general management, and mentoring training.

Tutor at UNISA SBL

2002 - 2007 | South Africa

Member of a team tutoring the Creativity, Innovation, and Change module on the SBL/Open University MBA.

CEO at Adfundsa

January 2009 - Present | Howick, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Assist NPOs with advocacy,fundraising, and public relations.Business models, digital presence, positioning, research, and strategy

Member at World Future Society

March 2011 - Present | Worldwide

Lead Associate at Adfundsa

January 2010

Adfundsa (Advocacy and Fundraising Southern Africa) assists organisations in the NPO sector (CBOs, FBOs, and NGOs) with their advocacy and fundraising activities. Bryce has been involved in various aspects of fundraising (both for for-profits as well as for not-for-profits) for over thirty years. Bryce - through Adfundsa - can assist you with key aspects of your fundraising: your business model; your digital presence; proposal writing; donor research and identification; mentoring of staff members (virtually if necessary); strategy; storytelling. In 2013 Adfundsa will be incorporating itself as a NPO. In this aspect of its work there will be a particular focus on sustainable employment creation.

Franchisee principal at Aldes Midlands and Berg

2008

Business brokers covering the Midlands of KwaZulu-Natal from Pietermaritzburg to Estcourt and across to the Berg

Lead Associate at Kunene & Biggs Associates

2006

Provide a range of local economic development (LED) services - facilitation/training, materials development, specialised surveys.

Managing member at Bryce Biggs Consulting

February 2005

Change agent, facilitator, fundraiser, futurologist, storyteller, and strategist. Develop intellectual property and training materials in the broad management field with a an emphasis on HRD, LED, and Small Business Development. Facilitate widely in the management field. In recent times a significant proportion of this has been for government at both provincial and national level. Services offered include: Advocacy and fundraising Change management Conflict resolution Development: HR; Local Economic; Small business Design and delivery of training, workshops, events Mentoring Stakeholder engagement Strategic planning Strategy development on Internet Readiness Teambuilding (conflict resolution)

Contracted external facilitator at Kwazulu-Natal Provincial Public Service Training Academy (PPSTA)

2007 - 2013

Facilitate, assess, and develop training materials for the KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Public Service Training Academy (PPSTA). This academy falls under the Office of the Premier and is responsible for the training of public service employees in the Province of KwaZulu-Natal.

Member at South African Institute of Fundraising

2010 - 2012

Member

Fundraising Consultant at COACH (Coalition of Anglican Children's Homes)

2009 - 2012

Assist with the development of fundraising and public relations strategies and train staff in these fields

PCP facilitator at Anglo American Platinum PCP process

2008 - 2012

Have facilitated on this major change management programme since 2007/2008

IIC (contracted facilitator) at PALAMA (Public Administration Leadership and Training Academy)

2005 - March 2012

Contracted to facilitate in a range of management subjects (particularly mentoring) to public servants on behalf of the Public Administration Leadership and Management Academy (PALAMA), a national SA government department. Have also developed training materials for them and assessed portfolios of evidence (PoE).

Contract facilitator at Optimum Learning Technologies (Pty) Ltd

2009 - 2011

Facilitated on a major change management programme

Tutor at UNISA SBL

2002 - 2007

Facilitated module on Creativity, Innivation, and Change

Director: NUDF at University of KwaZulu-Natal

1989 - 1995

Director

GM Clobea at Beares Limited

1975 - 1978

Headed up the Beare Group Clothing division

Bryce Biggs's Education

Cranfield University - Cranfield School of Management

1972 – 1973

MBA

Concentration: Behaviour of non-manufacturing systems

Activities: Chairperson of debating society, member of School rugby team, enthusiastic tennis player.


University of KwaZulu-Natal

1965 – 1967

B. Com

Concentration: Economics, Commerce

Activities: SRC, House Committee, Photographic Society.


Maritzburg College

1959 – 1963

Matric

Activities: Dux of School Tennis Waterpolo 11'ths and 12'ths rugby team


Cranfield University - Cranfield School of Management

1972 – 1973

MBA


University of KwaZulu-Natal

1965 – 1967

B. Com

Concentration: Economics, Commerce


Maritzburg College

1959 – 1963

Matric certificate


Bryce Biggs's Interests & Activities

Bryce Biggs is a development maven. Interested in futurology, international human rights, digital technology and its application (including in particular its cyber aspects). Also appreciative inquiry (AI), civil society (NPOs), change and the management of its direction, creativity and innovation, business models and strategy development. Have an extensive library and read extensively and intensively across the fields of history, philosophy, management, psychology, and the future. TED fan. Developer of intellectual property.