16 12, 2016

Enjoy Your Facilitator Role and Relationships

By | 2017-04-07T02:57:16+00:00 December 16th, 2016|B. Individual Intelligences, C. Collective Intelligences, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Inquiry, Learning Lhabitat, Meshworking, Navigating - IVSM, Storytelling - Cultures|1 Comment

This is one of series of blogs that are a retrospective reflection on Integral City Community of Practice’s experience in taking the In This Together (ITT) course on basic facilitation The ninth and final class of the course focused on enjoying our roles as facilitators. We started with a reminder that facilitators do well to consider the old wisdom that [...]

21 06, 2015

ITC2015: Top 10 Reasons to Play at our Pop-Up Lunch

By | 2017-04-07T02:57:21+00:00 June 21st, 2015|A. Contexting Intelligences, B. Individual Intelligences, Classroom course, D. Strategic Intelligences, Emergence, Learning Lhabitat|1 Comment

Integral City meets Integral Theory Conferencers on our Pop-up Playground Lunch July 17, 18, 19, 2015. Why join the fun?? Enjoy “Pop-Up” HARVEST Lunchbox that is supplied. Attract spontaneous, unexpected, unplanned diverse people to discover in the moment what you can do together. Co-create time, space and spirit to gather, mull, CONSTELLATE and digest energies [...]

18 09, 2014

City as Dojo for Reinventing Organizations

By | 2017-04-07T02:57:24+00:00 September 18th, 2014|A. Contexting Intelligences, Building - Structures, C. Collective Intelligences, city, Learning Lhabitat, Lifecycle|3 Comments

Can you invent Tier 2 organizations without being embedded in an ecology/economy of Tier 1 organizations? Dojos of Oranizations (Adapted from Spiral Dynamics, Beck & Cowan, 1996) As I consider how Reinventing Organizations casts light on Reinventing the City, I am speculating that so-called Tier 2 organizations cannot exist without the competencies of [...]

8 07, 2014

How to Optimize the Impact of Integral City Work

By | 2017-04-07T02:57:26+00:00 July 8th, 2014|A. Contexting Intelligences, B. Individual Intelligences, C. Collective Intelligences, city, D. Strategic Intelligences, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, H. Research, Learning Lhabitat, Voices|2 Comments

How can you optimize the impact of "integral"? That was the question asked by Roger Walsh at his keynote at the Integral Europe Conference. As ever, his wisdom was framed to inspire practise as well as contemplation. We always gain insights about Integral City work from Roger's guidance (see the blog series on "5 Practical Steps for [...]

18 08, 2013

Civil Society – Occupy the New Integrator Voice for the City

By | 2017-04-07T02:57:28+00:00 August 18th, 2013|city, Ego, Ethno, Global/Worldcentric, Learning Lhabitat, Master Intelligence, Spirituality, Storytelling - Cultures|5 Comments

Civil Society has a new opportunity in the city. It was voiced a little tentatively at the ITC2013 Learning Lhabitat .  Participants asked, " are we on the right track?" Civil Society: The New Integrator Voice of the City We have written, in an earlier blog about the new integrator voice open to a [...]

16 08, 2013

Occupy the Voice of Civic Manager in the City

By | 2017-04-07T02:57:28+00:00 August 16th, 2013|city, Learning Lhabitat, Navigating - IVSM, Outer|5 Comments

Civic Managers gained the most empathy from the other voices of the ITC2013 Learning Lhabitat .  In the closing circle, Cityzens in particular, were heard to declare, "I never realized the role of Civic Manager was so challenging. I have a whole new respect for Civic Managers." Civic Managers Managing City Systems Here is [...]

15 08, 2013

Occupy the Voice of Business in the City

By | 2017-04-07T02:57:28+00:00 August 15th, 2013|Building - Structures, city, Integral Maps, Learning Lhabitat|6 Comments

Diversity Generators were in the majority at the ITC2013 Learning Lhabitat .  When participants introduced themselves by name, Human HIve (aka city of residence) and the Voice(s) of the City we found we had more voices from City Builders, Business and Diversity Generation.  This proved to be a great opportunity for this voice to demonstrate its versatility [...]

9 08, 2013

How Cityzens Occupy City Voice

By | 2017-04-07T02:57:28+00:00 August 9th, 2013|C. Collective Intelligences, Integral Maps, Learning Lhabitat|9 Comments

At the ITC2013 Learning Lhabitat participants introduced themselves by name, Human HIve (aka city of residence) and the Voice(s) of the City they most often represent. Cityzens Are Spirit of City Here is how the Cityzens described the voice of the City.  They recognized that the Cityzen voice speaks from the Integral City's [...]

9 08, 2013

City-zen-tricity: 4 City Voices Occupy Learning Lhabitat at ITC2013

By | 2017-04-07T02:57:28+00:00 August 9th, 2013|A. Contexting Intelligences, Dialogue, F. Training, Learning Lhabitat|6 Comments

At the Integral Theory Conference 2013,  Integral city presented our (award-winning!!) paper and session on City‐Zen‐Tricity:
 Mission. Learning Lhabitat Going beyond merely presenting the paper (see the Abstract below) Integral City Stewards, Marilyn Hamilton and Beth Sanders, with Alia Aurami ... facilitated a Learning Lhabitat for participants to learn about [...]