Systemic Modelling Requires Trust
This morning I’ve been helping a business team; we’ve been modelling one person’s temper and another’s sales process. It made me realise that when using Clean Language to work one-to-one, you need to trust in the individual system to create the healing and change required. In Systemic Modelling you’re relying on the individual systems to self-heal… Continue reading
Managing More Effective Meetings – Saving Time, Temper and Tedium
A poorly run meeting wastes time, creates inertia and can deplete an organisation of resources. Applying a quick Clean Set-up, a little Clean Feedback at the end and training the attention of the meeting from problems, to outcomes and action – makes all of the difference. It’s simple to apply, makes complete sense, takes no… Continue reading
Clean Language TEDx Talk
Caitlin’s 20-minute TEDx is entitled “Clean Questions and Metaphor Models: A Language of Inquiry”. It’s the story of Caitlin’s quest to find a tool that would allow people to see the rules they and other people were living by and to find ways to explore those rules in a non-judgemental way. She talks about the first time she came… Continue reading
Imagery, Metaphor and Creativity in the Workplace
This is my first piece of business consultancy – so successful it became part of the Open University MBA programme – I was, however, 38 weeks pregnant at the time of filming so please excuse the tired eyes and obligatory pregnancy haircut.