Co-creating proposals (learn and practice)

Venus – SoFA Zoom Room https://zoom.sociocracyforall.org/venus-zoom-299978898

Basic sociocracy methods About this class There are different ways to create a proposal. One is simply for one person to write a proposal. That’s efficient and quick. Yet, it loses perspectives and might actually be slower in the long run if we look at missed opportunities and connections, length of time to work out […]

$85

Co-creating proposals (learn and practice)

Venus – SoFA Zoom Room https://zoom.sociocracyforall.org/venus-zoom-299978898

Basic sociocracy methods About this class There are different ways to create a proposal. One is simply for one person to write a proposal. That’s efficient and quick. Yet, it loses perspectives and might actually be slower in the long run if we look at missed opportunities and connections, length of time to work out […]

$85

Nonviolent Communication (3x2h)

Earth – SoFA Zoom Room Earth Zoom Room

This is a 3-session introduction class to compassionate communication (Nonviolent Communication, NVC). It covers basic concepts with many examples. All sessions are participatory with time for questions and answers.

NVC meshes beautifully with sociocracy because it allows us to listen well, make ourselves understood on a deeper level, and explore together how we can co-create solutions that work for everyone.

The classes will be taught by Jerry Koch-Gonzalez, co-founder and staff member of Sociocracy For All and certified NVC trainer. All sessions are participatory with time for questions, role-plays in small groups.

$180

Decision-making by consent June 2024

Venus – SoFA Zoom Room https://zoom.sociocracyforall.org/venus-zoom-299978898

Basic sociocracy methods class About this webinar This class is a conceptual and practical introduction to the consent process for better group decisions. You will learn and practice what consent […]

$85

Community of Practice: Sociocratic Intentional Communities

Find your people! Advocates for Sociocracy in Community is our community of practice for Intentional Communities. We meet on Zoom once a month to support each other in using sociocracy in our co-housing, ecovillages, or other intentional communities. We discuss themes such as how to implement sociocracy, conflict resolution, policy vs operations, managing objections, and […]

Draw a sociocratic circle structure

Venus – SoFA Zoom Room https://zoom.sociocracyforall.org/venus-zoom-299978898

This class offers two things: (1) it gives an overview of sociocratic circle structure – circles, roles, linking, General Circle, Mission Circle and special circles. In the second part, we will (2) draw your own organizational structures and get feedback on the draft.

$85

Introduction to Sociocracy in Intentional Communities in Oceania

Venus – SoFA Zoom Room https://zoom.sociocracyforall.org/venus-zoom-299978898

Webinar About this webinar For our first event for intentional communities at an Oceania friendly time, we’re proposing you a 4-in-1: getting to know each other, discovering how sociocracy can support intentional communities like cohousing and ecovillages, answering your questions and hearing your requests for us, SoFA’S Intentional Communities Circle.  This event is for you […]

$40

Selection process – choosing roles by consent

Venus – SoFA Zoom Room https://zoom.sociocracyforall.org/venus-zoom-299978898

The selection process is used to choose people who will become facilitators, leaders, and delegates. It’s one of the cornerstones of sociocracy. It helps make decisions that avoid popularity contests and secret ballots and fosters transparency, feedback and focus on who can serve in the role.

$85.00

Performance Reviews

Mars – SoFA Zoom Room https://zoom.sociocracyforall.org/mars-zoom-180463541

The performance review process in sociocracy is a 360-degree process to give feedback to people in roles. It’s structured and optimized to give high-quality feedback in a safe and relaxed atmosphere. It ends with a peer-based improvement plan that supports personal and professional growth and accountability.

$85

Free introduction: What is sociocracy?

This is a free sociocracy info session. We will look at what self-management is trying to achieve, how sociocracy works, and what kind of organizations are doing sociocracy.

Community of Practice: Sociocratic Intentional Communities

Find your people! Advocates for Sociocracy in Community is our community of practice for Intentional Communities. We meet on Zoom once a month to support each other in using sociocracy in our co-housing, ecovillages, or other intentional communities. We discuss themes such as how to implement sociocracy, conflict resolution, policy vs operations, managing objections, and […]