Here are some of the things that are 'wowing' us at modoto today...
Open Space Events Series
We think Open Space is a brilliant way of facilitating groups of smart, energetic, passionate people who want to 'make a difference'. Why not give it a try?
Prosperous Cities an accord of Open Space for those re-shaping cities, London venue TBC, 25th October, 2-6pm. Two short presentations from Happy City and China Dream/UK Dream, followed by three hours of OS. £40
Walk Your Talk a magnificence of Open Space at Buckland Hall, Brecon from28th Nov to 1st Dec. The theme is 'Prosperity - how can I balance the books to flourish?' £340 includes 3 nights, 9 excellent vegetarian meals & all drinks/snacks.
NEW WorkHappy SuperBooster Service
- Expose strengths & talents you didn't know you had
- Sharpen your purpose, vision, priorities and actions
- Build on what works & find energy to plug the gaps (creative or practical)
- Get instantly connected to the most useful and relevant contacts
- Leave with motivation, new skills, confidence and clarity
Glow Consulting wrote "It was an absolute pleasure to work with you, and you did exactly what I thought you would - swoop in and do what needed doing. Really, the work you did yesterday was exemplary and we simply couldn't have done it without you both" of our help in facilitating a visioning workshop for 200 people about the Temple Quay Enterprise Zone.
Bristol Foundation Housing aimed to create a 3 year business plan in a half day visioning session, and their feedback was "I'd be grateful if you could e-mail me your invoice please to ensure swift payment as a VERY happy customer. Again, thanks for making the day so enjoyable"
The Serious Business of Happiness
The Hungry Elephant
Changing British Life
Language and Leadership
Book reviews, and more...
Thought for the week
Below are some links to cool stuff
To arrive at the edge of the world's knowledge, seek out the most complex and sophisticated minds, put them in a room together, and have them ask each other the questions they're asking themselves. If you've not been there already, have a look over The Edge.
Click here for a great youtube clip about changing views
Having trouble with Climate Skeptics? They tend to argue on specific grounds that conveniently miss the big picture - click here to see how peer reviewed science removes doubt about man's influence on climate.
Here's a bit of serious fun. The Tobin Tax re-born...
Aka WISER - the World Index of Social and Environmental Responsibility. You can get a sense of the scale of change already going on here, and register your self/organisation if appropriate.
A community of people supporting each others learning to transform behaviour from unsustainable to sustainable practices.