Monthly Archives: October 2012

Conversations That Matter

painting “In Deep Conversation” by Irish artist Pam O’Connell When I was younger, most of my waking life was consumed in conversations. In my work life, I learned that most learning occurs, and most decisions are made, in small group … Continue reading

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The Elephant in the Rooms

For the last couple of weeks I’ve been attending conferences and small-group meetings in Seattle, Washington DC and Toronto to show people theĀ Group Works deck: a set of 91 cards representing a “pattern language” of best practices and processes that … Continue reading

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