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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
Cohousing: Eden community
For Profit: KittenTech
Cohousing: Instituto Bioregional do Cerrado
Cohousing: Pioneer Valley Coho
Cohousing: Cohabitat Québec
Cooperative: Blue Scorcher
For purpose: Galgael
For Profit: Europace
Ecovillage: Hart’s Mill
Family Heart Camp
Residential Care Facility
The Ostrom principles and Sociocracy
Holma Folk Highschool
What does sociocracy offer towards ending classism?
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...
A social enterprise giving people more opportunity.
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,...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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.
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.
This case study features a large permaculture school in Sweden.
Webinar with Anne from ClassAction on governance and classism.
Sociocratic selections (aka elections) are a great way to be intentional about who does what in your organization. Bonus: they are fun!
Leader, delegate, secretary and facilitators have roles that help the circle function.
Using rounds helps giving everyone a voice without losing track of time. This article is a celebration of rounds!
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...