Category: chapter 4

4.5 What if we are gathering for the world?

Women Moving the Edge Part 4 Our guiding questions were many in that first gathering in Belgium, most of them related to the topic of Women and Leadership. Not in the sense of business’ women taking (more) leadership, but we wanted to inquire into a new and more wider interpretation of this concept. We wanted […]

4.2 Circle of Presence – building capacity for Authentic Collective Wisdom

I have used the concept Circle of Presence several times already, so it is time to clarify exactly what I mean by it. A Circle of Presence is: any group or team (around 4 to 12 people) that comes together regularly over a longer period of time using circle practice as the core methodology for […]

4.1 Development, Evolution and Participation

Chapter 4: I and Potential: Collective Wisdom This chapter started out called ‘I and Evolution’, then became ‘I and Future’; ‘Evolution’ and ‘future’ are such all-encompassing concepts, though, that they just aren’t specific enough to serve in concrete situations. However, as I gradually gained clarity about what we were really inquiring into and relating with, […]