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Changing Social Systems with Appreciative Inquiry

Appreciative Inquiry suggests that we shift our frame of reference from one of “problem solving” to one that seeks to identify the sources available in any collection of people for inspiring, mobilizing, and sustaining positive change. Continue reading

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Neoteny: Refusal to Grow Up?

Neoteny means the retention of childlike attributes in adulthood: idealism, experimentation and wonder… Continue reading

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Receiving Everything

I received nothing I wanted.
I received everything I needed. Continue reading

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Persistence and Determination

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence…The slogan Press On! has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race. Continue reading

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Second Life

Then I know that there is room in me
For a second huge and timeless life. Continue reading

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Grace Within Us

like clay pots, fragile, inadequate, insufficient, but having within them an immense treasure that we carry and that we communicate Continue reading

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