Why I Use Permaculture For Everything

an ode to the principles and processes of nature as applied to teaching and organizing my writing career

Permaculture Communication Skills

Permaculture communication skills, speaking with compassion and the need to be understood.

Mind map

A mind map (or mind-map) is a diagram used for linking words and ideas to a central key word or idea, often used in permaculture teaching, meetings and other events, eg, for note-taking, recording minutes, etc. It is used to visualize, classify, structure, and generation|generate ideas, as well as an aid in study, problem solving, and decision making.

Permaculture magazine

Robin Clayfield explains how permaculture principles can be applied to group work in all situations, and how to engage all participants.

Sociocracy. The Operating System Of The New Economy

Never heard of Sociocracy? This is a 4-minute summary of the basic concepts. Sociocracy supports equal voice and effectiveness in collaboration, for instance in (worker) cooperatives, in communities and in any social justice organization. See more www.sociocracyforall.org Other language options in the subtitles!

Permaculture, Homesteading, and Community Building // An Introduction to Sociocracy — Steemit

Hi everyone! As I've started to dive into the world of ecovillages, I've also started to learn about different… by anwenbaumeister

Section 2. Developing Facilitation Skills

Learn how to plan well, keep members involved, and create real leadership opportunities in your organization and skills in your members. What are facilitation skills? Why do you need facilitation skills? How do you facilitate? How do you plan a good facilitation process? Facilitating a meeting or planning session: What's it all about?

Group Decision Making: A Nonviolent Communication Perspective

Making a group decision is a form of conflict resolution, whether a group of friends is deciding which movie to see or a community is deciding on public policy. In Nonviolent Communication (NVC) terms, people in the group advocate for a particular strategy based on the needs they are seeking to meet.

Speak Truth to Power | The Green Belt Movement

This article is taken from Speak Truth to Power, a book on activists around the world and edited by Kerry Kennedy. The book has become an organisation that fights for human rights around the world. Throughout Africa (as in much of the world) women hold primary responsibility for tilling the fields, deciding what to plant, nurturing the crops, and harvesting the food.

Robin Clayfield on Social Permaculture

An interview with Robin Clayfield at Crystal Waters Permaculture Village in Queensland, Australia for documentary film Deep Listening, (http://livinginthefuture.org/deep-listening.php). Robin is a world leader in social permculture. http://livinginthefuture.org/

Celeste Headlee: 10 ways to have a better conversation

When your job hinges on how well you talk to people, you learn a lot about how to have conversations -- and that most of us don't converse very well. Celeste Headlee has worked as a radio host for decades, and she knows the ingredients of a great conversation: Honesty, brevity, clarity and a healthy amount of listening. In this insightful talk, she shares 10 useful rules for having better conversations. Go out, talk to people, listen to people, she says. And, most importantly, be prepared to be amazed.

Enneagram Test- The Riso-Hudson Type Indicator (Version 2.0)

The Riso-Hudson Enneagram Type Indicator can help you determine your Enneagram type. Below is a SAMPLE of the full RHETI which has 144 questions. While there is no guarantee, your highest score can indicate your basic type, or it is likely to be among the top 2-3 scores.

What is Co-Counseling International - USA

What it is: Co-Counseling is a peer process involving two people who share time in a session to heal past and present hurts, to celebrate growth, and make intentional change. For half the session one person is in the counselor role and the other is in the client role.

Approaches

At least 10 approaches are supported by and are compatible with ToP Methods. All tools and methods are consistent with positive values and philosophhy. Development: 40 years of on-the-ground commun…

Inclusive meetings and events

Techniques for successful group meetings To ensure good thinking, clear process and meetings in which everyone can feel confident and comfortable, we recommend a range of simple techniques. All the techniques listed below are easy to learn and easy to use, and after a bit of initial practice, can be easily incorporated into most situations where people are thinking, learning and working together.

Free personality test, type descriptions, relationship and career advice | 16Personalities

Test Types Premium Toolkits Library Take our Personality Test and get a freakishly accurate description of who you are and why you do things the way you do. Curious how accurate we are about you? Take the test and find out. I was honestly shocked how accurate it was.

Blog | Zenergy Global

Tena koutou katoa. It feels like 2020 has been a watershed year for us here in NZ. We made a conscious decision to focus on business to business work this year, with the intention of bringing Zenergy and regenerative practices to a wider audience. Here are some examples of what transpired.

Chika Ezeanya-Esiobu: How Africa can use its traditional knowledge to make progress

Chika Ezeanya-Esiobu wants to see Africans unleash their suppressed creative and innovative energies by acknowledging the significance of their indigenous, authentic knowledge. In this powerful talk, she shares examples of untapped, traditional African knowledge in agriculture and policy-making, calling on Africans to make progress by validating and dignifying their reality.

Celeste Headlee: 10 ways to have a better conversation

When your job hinges on how well you talk to people, you learn a lot about how to have conversations -- and that most of us don't converse very well. Celeste Headlee has worked as a radio host for decades, and she knows the ingredients of a great conversation: Honesty, brevity, clarity and a healthy amount of listening. In this insightful talk, she shares 10 useful rules for having better conversations. Go out, talk to people, listen to people, she says. And, most importantly, be prepared to be amazed.

Reconciliation through Restorative Justice

Restorative Justice is a non-adversarial, non-retributive approach to justice that emphasizes healing in victims, meaningful accountability of offenders, and the involvement of citizens in creating healthier, safer communities. This video examines Restorative Justice in the context of a First Nation healing circle. The transcript and accessible version of this video are available on the Department of Justice Canada's website: http://www.justice.gc.ca/eng/news-nouv/photo/video3.html

What is sociocracy?

This is a 18 minute introduction into sociocracy (aka Dynamic Governance) produced by Sociocracy For All (www.sociocracyforall.org). It covers circles and roles, meetings and consent, feedback and selection processes. You can access an interactive version of this video under www.sociocracyforall.org/moose If you're interested in deeper information, consider a SoFA training (www.sociocracyforall.org/training) or our handbook (www.manyvoicesonesong.com).

Co-Counseling, Present Time - More information at CCI-USA.org

Present time is used in co-counseling to bring one back out of a anxious memory to the safety of the real world. It can be used for other moments of anxiety to bring the level to the real world.

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