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Our systems are not working. Let’s try something new.
Very short video on how everything is a system - which gives us a chance to improve things by usingRead more.
What does sociocracy offer towards ending classism?
Webinar with Anne from ClassAction on governance and classism.Read more.
Sociocracy and Bio-inspired Organizations – Ruth Andrade
IT tools for sociocracy: using Sharepoint for sociocracy
How one can use sharepoint for sociocratic organizationsRead more.
3 tools from sociocracy to use right away, plus magic phrases
Many organizations are intrigued by the idea of self-governance using circle-based frameworks. However, it can be intimidating to implement thoseRead more.
A facilitator’s guide to keeping meetings on track
Stop overthinking. Start doing. Improve from there.Read more.
Sociocracy. The operating system of the New Economy.
4 min video (introduction into sociocracy)Read more.
Social Enterprise Start-ups – 5 reasons to implement sociocracy early
If you are a social enterpreneur, integrity in your decision-making will be important to you, and you're not willing toRead more.
How to design a new circle structure (for existing organizations)
This is a step-by-step guide to designing a circle structure for small and medium-sized self-governed organizations.Read more.
The fulfillment of basic human needs in self-managed organizations – Denis Côté
In this presentation, Denis is building a bridge between self-management practices and Self-Determination Theory in psychology. The goal is toRead more.
The 3 most typical struggles in sociocratic organizations
What makes sociocracy hard to do - and what to do about it.Read more.
Sociocracy and the cooperative movement – Jim Johnson
Sociocracy and cooperativism stem from the premise that humans thrive as social animals. Quite possibly, cooperation acts as our mostRead more.
Company-wide Agility with Beyond Budgeting, Open Space & Sociocracy (not SoFA but great)
A book by our colleages John Buck and Jutta EcksteinRead more.
What does S3 bring to Sociocracy? Bernhard Bockelbrinck
Human emotions and their impact on decision-making Linda Cote & Rea Gill
Storytelling of an action research – Pascale Gaillard-Mompoint
Lean, Agile, Teal…. how does sociocracy fit in? – François Knuchel
Will sociocracy ever become mainstream? François believes it could, or at least the principles of sociocracy could, because it celebratesRead more.
Why Sociocracy? Exploring a deeper vision together
Why Sociocracy? Exploring a deeper vision togetherRead more.
Feeling safe and brave: Sociocracy, neurospsychology and neuroscience – John Schinnerer
How can we feel safe while also being brave, bold, courageous? Recent research in neuroscience and neuropsychology has offered fascinatingRead more.
Sociocracy In An Agile World – Leif Hanack and Michael Geiß
From leader to leadership. We formed a cross-functional unit out of 3 teams. Instead of autocracy or anarchy, we useRead more.
Peer-to-Peer Governance in a for-profit organization
Design company. The new processes were introduced gradually.Read more.
Sociocracy tools and principles and natural systems
Tools from sociocracy, principles in sociocracy, human needs/values and characteristics of living systemsRead more.
Sociocracy in Schools: The Harvest Bounty Restaurant Project: Gina Price and Jessie Barber
Jarrahdale Primary School in Western Australia used Sociocracy to produce a restaurant evening featuring food cooked by the students fromRead more.
What do we do with “disruptive” behavior in meetings?
Do we have to endure "disruptive" team members if we want to be inclusive? What crosses the line, and whatRead more.
s3canvas.sociocracy30.org/ – Bernhard Bockelbrinck
The S3 delegation canvas is a simple format for understanding and defining domains, e.g. roles, positions, circles or teams. ItRead more.
Sociocracy and Holacracy – a comparison. Christian Rüther
What are the main differences between sociocracy and Holacracy?Read more.
You only need _________ to fix how organizations are run
What do new organizations need? Better structure, better mindset, better communication?Read more.
We the people. Consenting to a deeper democracy (not SoFA but great!)
A book by our colleagues John Buck and Sharon VillinesRead more.
Making of the agenda: past, present and future of the circle
Preparing the agenda with all aspects of the circle. Diagram from the handbook Many Voices One Song.Read more.
Manifesto For Wholesome Cooperation. Sociocracy and cooperatives
Humans organize themselves in groups to reach common objectives Sociocracy and cooperativism stem from the premise that humans thrive asRead more.
An effective, fun way to understand & use feedback loops – Diana Leafe Christian
I describe what I’ve learned about the need for people new to Sociocracy to learn how feedback loops are builtRead more.
Difference between mission circle and general circle
The mission circle keeps the organization true to its mission. The general circle keeps the organization true to its aim(s).Read more.
Want less authoritarian structures? Not without communication skills!
There are two kinds of people I interact with: those who are convinced that better organizations make better people. AndRead more.
The Collaboration Superpowers – No One Is Ignored With Sociocracy
What's special about Jerry Koch-Gonzalez's meetings is that they are sociocratic. How often have you been part of a callRead more.
Dreamocracy: Dragon Dreaming and Sociocracy – Tanya Stergiou
Differences & common ground. Sociocratic Circle Method – Sociocracy 3.0: James Priest
Having been a keen advocate of Sociocratic Circle Method (SCM) since 2001, in 2014 I got together with Bernhard BockelbrinkRead more.
Platform co-op governance: deep democracy on scale
An article about governance of (large) platform coops and the tweaks we'd have to make to use sociocracy successfully.Read more.
The perfect complimentary edge (sociocracy and permaculture)
An interview with Rakesh on how sociocracy and permaculture and complement each other.Read more.