Living systems for thriving groups: supporting you to organise collaboratively


Navigate is a team of experienced facilitators and trainers. This resource is an online course they’ve developed to help groups thrive by creating and maintaining living social systems that work for them and fit their values. By “Living Systems” they mean the ongoing ways of handling things like making decisions, engaging with conflict, or organising support. These may be clearly agreed and spoken about (explicit), or just the way things happen (implicit).The course is designed to give you perspectives on systems, and specific options that you might want to adapt that have worked for other groups or organisations. It will also offer pathways to engage in the process of developing and agreeing the systems with everyone concerned. Make sure you read/watch the introduction before starting, as there’s important background stuff in there. Course overview: Course Intro Introduction to Living Systems Purpose & Power Decision Making Systems Conflict Engagement Systems Feedback Systems

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