MIMIC THIS! When you get invited to events 3000 miles away (or 20 of them just across town), use COPY & PASTE with the really interesting events to seed your own community's plans for similar events. Why start from scratch.... Beg, borrow and mimic! More....
"Nearly quoting Erik's opening of this discussion: "We must find room for all the key players in any given ecosystem if we are to gather and co-create our future."
Eliminating voicelesses - enabling emergence of The Beloved Community…"
I agree deeply. I believe the working of ad hoc as well as deliberate groups will be a key factor in "Transition," and experienced and knowledgeable facilitators will be needed. The Fifth Discipline Fieldbook is a wonderful account…"
"I wasn't aware of theory U but I like what you have passed on about it, "At the other end of the spectrum is the ability to lead from the future as it emerges by connecting to the deepest source, from which the field of the future begins…"
Thanks for improving your communication and trying to be more constructive. Your previous comments I couldn't relate to as I didn't feel the open mind, heart and will behind. Now, I perceive a more genuine interest in a dialogue…"
Thanks for suggesting the Presencing Ning site in the first place and the suggestion to get input on the paper. I will make use of it.
I went through a U loop myself yesterday when I first was in a stuck state downloading patterns of…"
"Hello Erik -
Your paper on recalibrating the project mgmt profession sounds very interesting. I'm sure you would be able to get good feedback on it if you presented ideas at the Presencing "ning" site. I thank you for your fire to…"
"At risk of offending anybuddy and/or being censored and/or being thrown off this and othe Transition Forums, I looked at Rob Hopkins book and it looks like just another opportunistic Capitalist project. Little to nothing there, and much too lengthy,…"
Thanks for your comments and the link to the presencing institute community. I was not aware about it but will sign up as well to get some further inspiration and insights.
Currently, I am working on a paper for the next World…"
Dear friends,I just read the book Theory U –Leading from the Future as It Emerges by Otto Scharmer (2009) and would like to propose this concept for discussion.The Theory U explains the default pattern of many people of downloading patterns of the past and performing in a reactive manner. At the other end of the spectrum is the ability to lead from the future as it emerges by connecting to the deepest source, from which the field of the future begins to arise. The ability to move from one end…See More
How are you currently involved in the Transition movement?
I just got started by knowing Les Squires and sharing common values as well as the idea of social networking among like minded
In what ways do you identify with the Transition movement? Why are you interested?
I sincerely believe that we need to organize ourselves very different as a society and the grass root approach appear to be more realistic than a top-down change. I also believe in the concept of self responsability and leading by example.
How can you help the growth/acceptance/vitality of the Transition movement? What can YOU teach us? What can your GROUP teach us?
I will support the emerging European branches
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