A Primer to Better Disclosure
What's the course about
This course supports you in understanding how to design legal disclosures and agreements that people love.
You’ll cover some of the market context to why better disclosure is needed. You’ll get an insight into the evidence that is used to inform better disclosure approaches and how the better disclosure canvas can be used to guide and inform the design process. You’ll learn about the metrics and cross-functional practices that can be used and how to factor in the common pushback and challenges you’ll encounter when pitching this approach.
You’ll get to explore a tangible and concrete approaches to better disclosure with other practitioners.
You’ll reflect and make sense of this with a community of people like you all working towards making the world better.
Who is this course for
- Contract Drafters
- Contract Managers
- Policy Advisors
- Legal Designers
- Contract Designers
- Contract Simplifiers
- Contract Visualisers
- Product Managers
- UX Researchers
- UX Designers
- Anyone else who thinks that T&Cs and other legal docs could use some ❤️ and attention 😜
Nathan is a 3x entrepreneur, impact focused startup investor, speaker, writer and educator.
He’s spent most of his career designing organisations for the qualities of trustworthiness. Most of his days revolve around finding effective pathways to scale activities that have positive impact.
He lives on the sunny Gold Coast.
At the end of the course you be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of the benefits to applying better disclosure in a business context
- Explain the varying tactical approaches that can be used and the evidence that supports them
- Show the practical ways to use the Better Disclosure Canvas and Toolkit in a modern business
LESSON 1: THE WHAT AND WHY OF BETTER DISCLOSURE
You’ll begin developing an actionable understanding of the market context that supports the case for Better Disclosure. You’ll start refining how to discuss, pitch and advocate for approaches like this. And, you’ll wrap up with a clear sense that you are not alone. This is a global movement.
LESSON 2: AN OVERVIEW OF THE EVIDENCE
You’ll start by learning about the uses and limitations of the broad body of evidence referenced in lesson 1. You’ll learn more about the specific fields and professions that are leading the Better Disclosure movement. And, you’ll gain access to three insights that are immediately usable in your day job.
LESSON 3: THE BETTER DISCLOSURE CANVAS
This is your introduction to the central artefact of this Toolkit, The Better Disclosure Canvas. You’ll learn about and remember the 8 consideration areas. You’ll have the ability to describe how to use the canvas sequentially. And, you’ll now have the ability to summarise how this tool can support organisations in designing better contracts and legal disclosures.
LESSON 4: CROSS FUNCTIONAL PRACTICES
You’ll start learning how to construct the best possible Better Disclosure team. Kind of like the Avengers… You’ll also wrap up this lesson with greater confidence to support your efforts in connecting with this ideal team, getting them bought into the approach and preparing to get practical by working together.
LESSON 5: GETTING STARTED AND NEXT STEPS
Better Disclosure isn’t always easy. There will be push back. This lesson will help you understand common challenges and pitfalls. It’ll also help you prepare to define the tiny first steps you’ll need to take to start the journey and demonstrate meaningful progress.
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You’ll be joining a passionate group of people from all around the world on their journey to design trustworthy organisations that deliver positive social impact.