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Sociocracy and Holacracy – a comparison. Christian Rüther

Deepening Our Practice of “Both/And” Thinking – Laureen Golden

Sociocracy and the cooperative movement – Jim Johnson

Mindfulness and Sociocracy – Stephanie Luz Cordel

Sociocracy for a consultant – Simon Copsey

Simple formats, first sociocratic steps to objections – Pierre Houben

Feeling safe and brave: Sociocracy, neurospsychology and neuroscience – John Schinnerer

Sociocracy – Top 10 Fast FAQ: John Schinnerer

Human emotions and their impact on decision-making Linda Cote & Rea Gill

The fulfillment of basic human needs in self-managed organizations – Denis Côté

Sociocracy in Schools: The Harvest Bounty Restaurant Project: Gina Price and Jessie Barber

Storytelling of an action research – Pascale Gaillard-Mompoint

Sociocracy and Bio-inspired Organizations – Ruth Andrade

Picture-forming with 6 hats – Erin Young

Sociocracy and the New Economy

Sociocracy and the New Economy

LOS school

LOS school

Cohousing: Eden community

Cohousing: Eden community

For Profit: KittenTech

For Profit: KittenTech

Cohousing: Instituto Bioregional do Cerrado

Cohousing: Instituto Bioregional do Cerrado

Cohousing: Pioneer Valley Coho

Cohousing: Pioneer Valley Coho

Cohousing: Cohabitat Québec

Cohousing: Cohabitat Québec

Cooperative: Blue Scorcher

Cooperative: Blue Scorcher

For purpose: Galgael

For purpose: Galgael

For Profit: Europace

For Profit: Europace

IT Business

IT Business

Ecovillage: Hart’s Mill

Ecovillage: Hart’s Mill

Family Heart Camp

Family Heart Camp

Homeschool cooperative

Homeschool cooperative

The Living Well Group: A residential care facility sociocracy case study

The Living Well Group: A residential care facility sociocracy case study

The Ostrom principles and Sociocracy

The Ostrom principles and Sociocracy

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There is no hierarchy in sociocracy… right?

There is no hierarchy in sociocracy… right?

“Is there hierarchy in sociocracy?” is a fairly common question. And since people expect me to say no, I always say yes. Why? Because that’s the best way to get into a real conversation. Because the real answer needs to be given in a conversation, not in a quick statement, and not in a slogan.

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Non-profit: Learn To Change

Non-profit: Learn To Change

Case study: Learn to change is a Non Governmental Organization that brings together a community of teachers and educators working to support educational transformation for the benefit of building sustainable democratic societies.

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A Time bank in Massachusetts

A Time bank in Massachusetts

Valley Time Trade is a volunteer organization that tracks hours of service offered by members to other members, referred to as a time bank. It is located in the north-central part of the Pioneer Valley, a western region in the state of Massachusetts.

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Sociocracy and the New Economy

Sociocracy and the New Economy

We have been calling sociocracy the “Operating system of the New Economy”. We say that sociocracy could be at the heart of the New Economy. Before we describe how sociocracy and collaborative paradigms go together, let’s look at the New Economy. The New Economy For...

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Cooperative: Blue Scorcher

Cooperative: Blue Scorcher

A worker-owned cooperative bakery: Blue Scorcher Bakery  Scorcher bakery in Oregon (US) has been running on sociocracy since 2012. Make sure to check out the section on governance on their beautiful website! This case study is helpful if you are part of a worker coop...

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