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Art of Participatory Leadership and other related topic: Action learning, Open Space Technology, Theory U, Mind Mapping, etc.
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3 Reasons Why Talking to Yourself is Good For You!

3 Reasons Why Talking to Yourself is Good For You! | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it

Some of the best conversations you can have in life are with yourself. No kidding. You learn so much about yourself – the why behind your actions, the inner workings of your brain, you name it.

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Standing in line meditation | Wildmind Buddhist Meditation

Standing in line meditation | Wildmind Buddhist Meditation | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
This nice little video from Sharon Salzberg arrived in my inbox this morning. It describes a simple practice of bringing mindfulness and kindness into the act
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Pattern entrainment is one of our biggest problems

Pattern entrainment is one of our biggest problems | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
In the last year of applying Cynefin theory to my practice I’v e made a few conclusions about things.  One of these is that what Dave Snowdon calls “pattern entrainment” is probably our achilles heel as a species.
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True collaboration is disruptive

True collaboration is disruptive | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
All change, all change Collaboration is up there, with disruption, in the pantheon of misunderstood and overused words. We are constantly reading abo
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Zoe Routh's curator insight, December 7, 2015 1:07 AM
All true change is collaborative. Silos be bust!
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You’re not at good at failure as you think you are.

You’re not at good at failure as you think you are. | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Somehow that statement is worth keeping nearby in my work.  For me and everyone I work with.
I spend a lot of time working with people who need or want to do something new.
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Change the way you run meetings, increase productivity

Change the way you run meetings, increase productivity | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
On a good day, you wake up rested and raring to go. There's only one problem: the early morning meeting that usually runs overtime.
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How to disrupt meetings

How to disrupt meetings | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
My friend Tim Merry found this gem, from a 1944 CIA manual on how to perfrom acts of simple sabotage.
With tongue in cheek, this would make an excellent set of guidelines to reflect on at the start of a meeting.
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How to Quit Complaining

How to Quit Complaining | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
The Quit Complaining IQ Matrix will help you remove the habit of complaining from your life by providing you with a variety of effective techniques and strategies to silence your inner complainer.
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Reinventing Organizations, Open Space and More

Reinventing Organizations, Open Space and More | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Reinventing organizations and self management in places of work energize ordinary people to do extraordinary things.
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Why staff resist change and how to encourage them to embrace it - Recruiter

Why staff resist change and how to encourage them to embrace it - Recruiter | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Why staff resist change and how to encourage them to embrace it
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7) Switch to incorporate more psychologically-based change approaches such as Appreciative Inquiry, World Café and Open Space.
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The Art of Peacemaking in 9 Steps

The Art of Peacemaking in 9 Steps | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
RT @leightremaine: The Art of Peacemaking in 9 Steps - https://t.co/L4s2VH0J3F #Peace #WorldPeace #Mindfulness #ConflictResolution
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5 painless ways to increase self-control during conflict

5 painless ways to increase self-control during conflict | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Increase self-control during even the most difficult conversations and negotiations using these takeaways from willpower research.
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Very interesting indeed.

Must read, even if slightly off-topic

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DEALING WITH UNCERTAINTY

DEALING WITH UNCERTAINTY | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it

There is risk in any undertaking, and it is wise to minimize risk whenever possible. Yet to avoid risk completely is the greatest risk of all. When you move forward, there is always the possibility of defeat.

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28 Ideas for Becoming 5 Times More Productive Every Week — Personal Growth

28 Ideas for Becoming 5 Times More Productive Every Week - Personal Growth - Medium
You may be doing most things right to get the best of your week but results of your hard work may not so impressive. May…
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How Your Brain Perceives Time (and How to Use It to Your Advantage)

How Your Brain Perceives Time (and How to Use It to Your Advantage) | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
We might not be able to create more time when we need it most—like when a deadline is approaching—but we can use the understanding of how we perceive time to our advantage.
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Yes, it is of topic :-) But I still like it.

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David Hain's curator insight, December 6, 2015 4:36 AM

Time is arguably our most precious resource - learn to use it wisely!

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Relationship conflict resolution and the art of kintsugi

Relationship conflict resolution and the art of kintsugi | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
The Japanese art of kintsugi offers a beautiful and important way to think about relationship conflict and resolution.
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The 10 (and a Half) Commandments of Leadership

The 10 (and a Half) Commandments of Leadership | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Do you have what it takes to become a great leader--the kind of leader who not only attracts people but actually makes things happen?
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The 10 Biggest Killers Of Employee Motivation

The 10 Biggest Killers Of Employee Motivation | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Editor’s Note: Readers sometimes ask about past TLNT articles, so every Friday we republish a Classic TLNT post. Imagine the last time you were happy and
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5 Strategy Questions Every Leader Should Make Time For

5 Strategy Questions Every Leader Should Make Time For | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
The best leaders don’t let themselves get too busy to reflect.
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5 Signs You Are Out Of Balance - Whole Life Productivity

5 Signs You Are Out Of Balance - Whole Life Productivity | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
When we start giving too much of our energy and focus, we can get out of balance. Today we will look at the 5 signs you are out of balance, and look at the consequences, and what you can do.
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5 Strategies to Maximize Collaborative Intelligence in Any Organization - Huffington Post

5 Strategies to Maximize Collaborative Intelligence in Any Organization - Huffington Post | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
Collaborative intelligence -- the collective determination to reach an identical objective by sharing knowledge and learning while building consensus -- is becoming increasingly essential to organizational success.
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5 Steps to Creating a Truly Collaborative Work Environment

5 Steps to Creating a Truly Collaborative Work Environment | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
I recently had an opportunity to sit in on a webinar conducted by Ken Blanchard, Eunice Parisi-Carew, and Jane Ripley, coauthors of the new book Collaboration Begins with You: Be a Silo Buster.
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The 12 Steps to Happiness That You Create (Infographic)

The 12 Steps to Happiness That You Create (Infographic) | Art of Hosting | Scoop.it
This feeling that we all strive for is a path we choose, not a destination to arrive at.
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