In early July, nine of us – a mix of folk from across the third, private and public service sector – met to talk about Frederic Laloux’s book Reinventing Organisations (see www.reinventingorganisations.org). This was the next in a few ‘ideas’ events we’ve had as part of the Skilled Workers, Skilled Citizens initiative of Scottish Leaders’ Forum. I hostedContinue reading “Book group: reading Frederic Laloux’ Reinventing Organisations”
In Spring 2013, two people told me, independently, that I ‘had to go and talk to Katie Kelly at East Ayrshire Council’. I was blown away by the energy of that first conversation we had together. Katie was really embodying an ‘assets’ approach, perhaps more than anyone I’d every met working for a local authorityContinue reading “Pioneer site: East Ayrshire Council ‘Vibrant Communities’ team”
A big focus has been on putting human relationships – rather than bureaucratic processes – to the fore.