Monthly Archives: August 2016

Future Trends and You: Try This!

Try This: Future Trends and You Everyone gets a deck of the Future Trends cards and takes 10 minutes to personally review them and sort in order of relevance to their own work. Then discuss in small groups to share … READ MORE

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About Future Trends

The forces of technology, demographics, and globalization will dramatically change the world of work.  CCL’s Innovation Labs have traced some of the big trends that are unfolding rapidly across the globe and anticipates the impact they will have on employment, … READ MORE

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Transformations at the Silver Bay Leadership Forum

Transformations was well-received at the Silver Bay Leadership Forum last month. Thanks Bill Jensen for this report:

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Mediated Dialogue in Action Research

Here is an extended excerpt from our chapter: Mediated dialogue in action research, in The SAGE Handbook of Action Research, 3rd Edition, edited by Hilary Bradbury. To see the full chapter and lots of other wonderful chapters, get the Handbook! Palus, C. … READ MORE

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About Visual Explorer: Special Edition

Visual Explorer™: Special Edition, is a set of 100 Visual Explorer images. These are a great add-on pack to Visual Explorer, and as a stand-alone starter set. The images are vibrant and metaphorical, diverse and global. The digital versions of … READ MORE

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The Seven Life-Logics in Detail

More wisdom below in this post from our partners Elaine and Bill. This is a companion piece to their prior post on action inquiry. Note that the terms “life logics” and “action logics” are basically interchangable.

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The Practice of Action Inquiry

The real point of the Transformations tool is to promote development in a way that supports increasingly wise and effective action. In the post below, Elaine Herdman-Barker and Bill Torbert introduce the powerful idea of action inquiry. (Also see their … READ MORE

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The From Here to There (FHT) Model of Human Development

The From Here to There (FHT) Model frames development as a long-term journey: Starting with: “Where are you from?” Origins, identities, communities To: “Where are you now (here)?” Present state, presencing, observation, reflection, assessment Toward: “Where are you going (to … READ MORE

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