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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

Residential Care Facility

Residential Care Facility

The Ostrom principles and Sociocracy

The Ostrom principles and Sociocracy

Holma Folk Highschool

Holma Folk Highschool

What does sociocracy offer towards ending classism?

Selection process

Selection process

Process Roles

Process Roles

On rounds

On rounds

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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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For Profit: Europace

For Profit: Europace

This case study features a for-profit in Germany This case-study is helpful if you are a for-profit Europace Inc. is a subsidiary company of Hypoport Inc. and has around 140 employees. Europace is Germany’s largest financial market place for real estate financing,...

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IT Business

IT Business

This case study features a worker-owned software company Outlandish (in UK) has some very helpful insights from implementing sociocracy two times. They are now a successul sociocracy. You can also read this blog post about sociocracy that our Harry from Outlandish...

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Ecovillage: Hart’s Mill

Ecovillage: Hart’s Mill

Hart’s Mill Ecovillage and Farm is becoming reality, and the group is operating on sociocracy already. This case study is helpful if you are part of a group that is just starting out are interested in intentional communities (ecovillage, cohousing, or cooperative...

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Family Heart Camp

Family Heart Camp

This case study features set of family (summer) camps in the US that run sociocratically and live according to NVC principles. This case study is helpful if you have NVC is important to you if you’re a dispersed volunteer team The founders of the Family Heart...

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Homeschool cooperative

Homeschool cooperative

This case study features a homeschooling cooperative in Massachusetts (USA), after just having started out using sociocracy This case study is helpful if you are a volunteer organization with very flat hierarchy at the risk of burn out would like to get an...

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Residential Care Facility

Residential Care Facility

This case study features a residential care facility in Vermont that has been using sociocracy for many years in combination with a holistic care approach.

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The Ostrom principles and Sociocracy

The Ostrom principles and Sociocracy

Nobel prize winner Elinor Ostrom studied the successful governance of shared resources and found several principles that seem to make it work. This article compares those principles with practice from sociocracy.

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Selection process

Selection process

Sociocratic selections (aka elections) are a great way to be intentional about who does what in your organization. Bonus: they are fun!

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On rounds

On rounds

Using rounds helps giving everyone a voice without losing track of time. This article is a celebration of rounds!

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Permaculture, transition and sociocracy

Permaculture, transition and sociocracy

An interview with Permacultura and Transizione, Italy. Hello Ted and Jerry, good to meet you and to have a little chat with you. The first question is of course: who are you? We are the founding members of the non-profit Sociocracy For All. We teach sociocracy and...

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