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Getting it Built with Sociocracy

Getting it Built with Sociocracy

Antipatterns – Solutions for common problems that tend to make them worse

Antipatterns – Solutions for common problems that tend to make them worse

Sociocracy in Extinction Rebellion New York City

Sociocracy in Extinction Rebellion New York City

How Conduct a Probe, a Report From The First Narrathon

How Conduct a Probe, a Report From The First Narrathon

Sociocracy and Holacracy through a human organization lens

Sociocracy and Holacracy through a human organization lens

Sociocracy as a solution for succession and organizational effectiveness – NGO case

Sociocracy as a solution for succession and organizational effectiveness – NGO case

Sociocracy and Permaculture Design in a School Setting

Sociocracy and Permaculture Design in a School Setting

Coaching skills and sociocracy in our business

Coaching skills and sociocracy in our business

Sociocracy and Prosocial

Sociocracy and Prosocial

Case study: 10pines

Case study: 10pines

Codento

Codento

Case study: Our Journey Investigating Scalability in For-Profit Organisations

Case study: Our Journey Investigating Scalability in For-Profit Organisations

Sociocracy enhancing psychological safety on a team

Sociocracy enhancing psychological safety on a team

Non-Profit Law and Sociocratic Governance

Non-Profit Law and Sociocratic Governance

Adaptive Organisations: How to turn the two fragilities of sociocracy and Holacracy into antifragilities

Adaptive Organisations: How to turn the two fragilities of sociocracy and Holacracy into antifragilities

Relational Mode: Creating Space for People in Self-Management

Relational Mode: Creating Space for People in Self-Management

What to do when emotions get high

What to do when emotions get high

How sociocratic organizations respond and adapt to crises

How sociocratic organizations respond and adapt to crises

Working with Flow: Sociocracy in the Funeral Industry

Working with Flow: Sociocracy in the Funeral Industry

Applying sociocracy in my small business

Applying sociocracy in my small business

Scottish Communities Climate Action Network (SCCAN)

Scottish Communities Climate Action Network (SCCAN)

Enkindle Village School

Enkindle Village School

Holacracy and sociocracy

Holacracy and sociocracy

Sociocracy in large groups?

Sociocracy in large groups?

Sociocracy and Nonviolent Communication (NVC)

Sociocracy and Nonviolent Communication (NVC)

What I learned about sociocracy in crisis mode

What I learned about sociocracy in crisis mode

Sociocracy Introduction (presentation and Q&A)

Sociocracy Introduction (presentation and Q&A)

The day I consented to a proposal I hated

The day I consented to a proposal I hated

Sociocracy and virtual meetings – engaging, clear and fair

Sociocracy and virtual meetings – engaging, clear and fair

Could sociocracy be used to self-govern a country?

Could sociocracy be used to self-govern a country?

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Leadership in sociocracy

Leadership in sociocracy

What is leadership when it’s not command-and-control? Why are there leaders in sociocratic circles, and what do they do? How can I be a good sociocratic leader? A presentation by Ted Rau.

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The ABCDE of culture change

The ABCDE of culture change

“I remember the first time I noticed meetings there were different. It was one of those moments when you say something and then notice it is true when I heard myself say: “I am leaving the meeting more refreshed than I came, more inspired and feeling more connected to everyone in this group.” That was the moment I realized this is much bigger than just a way to make decisions. Feeling more connected and getting things done, that was new to me.”

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How could Sociocracy help us reinvent our world in a context of complexity?

How could Sociocracy help us reinvent our world in a context of complexity?

Never had there been so much complexity in our world, even before Corona. Running organisations was proving increasingly difficult due to the complexity they were operating under. Partly this was because the methods we were using were never designed to run organisations in complexity. Leadership in complexity requires a completely different set of tools from conventional leadership. VUCA (Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity and Ambiguity) also demands a completely different mindset.

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Case study: Prairie Hill Cohousing

Case study: Prairie Hill Cohousing

Prairie Hill is a cohousing community on an 8-acre site in Iowa City, Iowa.  It got its start in 2009, and they started construction in 2017.  At this time (spring, 2020) they have built their common house and about 30 of their 36 units.

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Case study: Grobund

Case study: Grobund

Three years ago, in a Town named Ebeltoft people started to gather, they began having conversations within the Community, they started organising themselves and gradually formed an organisation of around 30 people.

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Case study: Børns Vilkår

Case study: Børns Vilkår

Børns Vilkår: based in Copenhagen, Børns Vilkår is dedicated to stopping child neglect in all its forms. They were born with this purpose in 1971 and have continued to grow and expand the way in which they support children. Currently, they run a number of services including phone line and online support, as well as working with schools and government to address the root issues.

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Case study: 10pines

Case study: 10pines

10Pines is a 10-year-old software development company headquartered in Argentina with agile manifesto values and a peculiar way of working at its roots. With 85 employees, 10pines has more than $3M in sales and it serves both startups and large clients such as Starbucks, Burger King, Turner, Claro, Teespring in North and South America. Due to its culture and rituals, employees at 10pines are happy and turnover is less than 5%, compared to a 25-30% average value in the industry.

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Codento

Codento

Codento is a Finnish consultancy company based on sustainable software development where customer satisfaction is the most important, even if that means to recommend other companies to potential clients. They grow up together with customers helping those on achieving their goals and expectations. 

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Sociocracia en la Nueva Era (Diego Cuadra)

Diego Cuadra. Estamos viviendo tiempos extraordinarios, tiempos de grandes cambios. Muchas tradiciones y pueblos, Hindúes, Incas, Mayas, Mapuches, muchos pueblos nativos americanos, Judíos y también está escrito en la Biblia, han hablado durante siglos del término de un gran ciclo y el inicio de otro de mayor armonía y paz. Hoy en tiempos de Cornonavirus hay por un lado un cierto optimismo y/o esperanza de que pronto volveremos a la “normalidad” perdida.

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