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Horizontal Leadership at Pleysier College Zefier

Horizontal Leadership at Pleysier College Zefier

Horizontal leaders on the Zefier (The Hague, The Netherlands). The student council sits together in a handicraft classroom. I agreed with the school director, Nathalie Pravda, to attend a meeting of this group. They are working on all kinds of initiatives and do this...

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The dream of self steering teams

The dream of self steering teams

This year Adriaan Bekman published a book about self managing teams. It is not just another book about a specific topic of organization development. It is the result of a longtime living and working with the question: How can the the beautiful concept of horizontal...

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IMO international in Romania

IMO international in Romania

IMO International Development Days and Client Network Conference 2022 29th August- 3rd September 2022, Bucharest, Romania IMO International annual meetings with IMO Consultants (IMO Development Days) and IMO Client Network are a tradition that last from the beginning...

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A new book from Erica Rizziato

A new book from Erica Rizziato

On April 11, 2022, the official presentation of Erica Rizziato's book Toward a Humanism of Organizational Life: Generating Development in Complexity with Horizontal Leadership was held in Rome at the Marconi Hall of the National Research Council. The book describes...

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Circular Leadership

Circular Leadership

Great concepts and exercises inspire people during a training and offer them perspective, but I notice that not many of them can be simply applied by the participants in the work situation. There may be other avenues and opportunities to work deeper in companies with...

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Take care: the ‘I’ in the eyes

Take care: the ‘I’ in the eyes

An interview with Lafayette Parreira Duarte, IMO consultant in Brasil, is the start of a new series of interviews with IMO colleagues that will result in short blogs. We call these blogs ‘Take care’ because in our interviews we pay attention to those very special...

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Dealing with Covid 19

Dealing with Covid 19

A report about an IMO masterclass in China in times of Covid 19. In May of 2019, the 2nd IMO Horizontal Masterclass was launched in Beijing. Forty participants joined the program. It was planned to be finished in August 2020. After finishing the third module in...

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