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We have
important
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What if we actually aimed for thriving?

Too often, we accept busyness and productivity as their own reward. Or we’re afraid to be bold, so we aim for something less than thriving.

As a result, we’re falling dangerously short of thriving in our communities, in our organizations and in our own lives.

So, what if we recognized the characteristics of thriving living systems in our organizations and communities?

 

And what if that were somehow simple and useful, opening up new insights and suggesting new ways forward?

 

What if our most powerful role is to act as stewards of life’s processes, actively cultivating the fertile conditions for life to thrive?

 

And what if this helped us achieve all of our other objectives more effectively?

This is the most important work of our times.
This is the practice of thrivability.

 

Here’s how I can help.

Whether you’re an organizational leader, a community planner or just someone looking for answers, here are some ways I can help.

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Sharing deep expertise on what it takes for life to thrive in our organizations, our communities and our own experience

Perceptive
Guide

Hosting meaningful conversations to navigate complexity collectively, creatively and joyfully

Creative
Strategist

Offering a comprehensive framework for designing and stewarding effective change

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Author

Mapping the opportunity in The Age of Thrivability: Vital Perspectives and Practices for a Better World

Captivating
Speaker

Delivering thought-provoking keynotes, workshops and webinars, with warmth and interactivity

“We need to see ourselves more fully as active stewards of life’s unfolding process and as part of a larger living world.”

The Age of Thrivability

La création d’une organisation, moment béni

[This is the translation of a post called The Blessed Creation of an Organization. Traduction généreusement faite par Raphaël Souchier, auteur du livre Made in Local (en français)] J'aurais dû être très concentrée, me préparant pour l'événement que j'organiserais...

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"As a leader, you are a keeper of the fire."

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4 fertile conditions of thriving living systems, including tourist destinations; 1 story of a thrivable tourist enterprise; and 1 guiding framework for cultivating thrivability in your destination. All in 35 minutes.

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“People working in tourism are the gardeners of the living system. Our responsibility is to create the conditions to make places and people thrive. I think that is how destination marketers should see themselves.”

#thrivabletourism #regenerativetourism

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"[H]ow do we put this unruly brat of a worldview (and a president-elect) to bed? Certainly, we must resist and block the unreasonable demands and abuses of the tantrum...."

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"'To change something,' said Buckminster Fuller, 'build a new model that makes the old model obsolete.' That is our most urgent task.

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