"I come with a different take on this, I think... What makes this work is too subtle to fall into the 'scientifically testable' framework paradigm. Even when something might not look like it's working to achieve the bottom-line…"
"Hi Mary do you know how I can get in touch with Pawa? I tried sending a message but need to be a friend, I sent a friend request but didn't get a response. Is there another way I could contact Pawa to ask about learning villiages, or is…"
"Thanks Janet, I thought I could draw up a list of the learning villages that exist and then apply to the Sir Winston Churchill Trust for funding for travel expenses, because I'll be bringing the learning back to the UK, with the idea of setting…"
"Lucy, I'm just starting down the path, very early steps in northern Alberta, Canada. My hope is to call a circle on the land the middle of this summer, 2014. No clue as to the funding for visiting part but if you wanted to stop by for a time,…"
How did you learn about Art of Hosting (please add the date and place) and what attracted you to it?
I attended my first Art of Hosting training in Belgium in 2006, and have been using its patterns ever since, in various ways. I find it hard to classify my experience/competence, simply because the more I do this work the more I realise how much more there is to learn.
What is the primary field/topic/focus in your hosting work?
Much of my hosting work has been inside a large transnational hierarchical bureaucracy.
Where do you live/work?
I live in Brussels and work for the European Commission