“What would you like to know before we begin?”
Recently, I gave a property development company in Kuala Lumpur an experience of Clean Language and how they could model working at their best. It was just a one-hour lunch presentation for their Toastmasters Club so I needed to ensure brevity and impact. One of the best ways to do that is, for me,… Continue reading
What happens if your client wants systemic change but does not have buy-in from others or the authority to implement change from above?
This was the situation we encountered when we started working with the head of the NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training) strategy group and the head of vulnerable families at a local council. We supported the two of them to take on the core Systemic Modelling philosophy and to alter their behaviours when managing meetings… Continue reading
Over 10 years ago I was invited to adapt Clean Language into a form of police video interviewing for vulnerable witnesses. We already had an adaptation of Clean Language for use more conversationally in teams and groups, and this was to be an exciting new application. When interviewing witnesses like young children or adults with… Continue reading
An Interesting Shift
There’s a really interesting shift that Marian and I are noticing within our consultancy. In the past, most of the big projects that I’ve won have hinged on one champion working very hard to bring Clean Language and Systemic Modelling into their organisation or service. Most of the people who come on our trainings do… Continue reading