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John Buc
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Forum for follow-on to the Workshop at Newbold House, Forres, Scotland April 2012

Following is a copy of email correspondence between one of the participants and John BuckHi - you're welcome! I enjoyed myself. If you have a group that knows what an objection is, then you can have…Continue

Started Apr 20, 2012

What Is Sociocracy? Personal responses as a community resource. Please add yours below
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Sociocracy = socios + cracy or [people who have a social relationship] + rule. Democracy = demos _cracy or [the general mass of people who may or may not know each other] +rule. In Spanish, socios =…Continue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by Shammi Nanda Oct 15, 2014.

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How are you using sociocratic principles?
I am a Sociocratic Consultant
Please write a brief description of your experience of sociocracy and a bit about yourself
Learned about it back in the 80's. Did a masters thesis that demonstrated statistically that workers in Dutch sociocratic organizations have higher organizational commitment than the usual Dutch worker. Got my certification as a consultant around 2002.

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At 14:20 on April 20, 2012, Martin Grimshaw said…

Thanks for starting the new space for the Scottish participants. I moved it to a better space in the forum. Not sure if that changes the link you need, but just to make sure, here it is:
http://sociocracyuk.ning.com/forum/topics/forum-for-follow-on-to-the-workshop-at-newbold-house-forres

At 16:47 on November 2, 2010, Martin Grimshaw said…
Welcome John, and thanks for the input, very happy to have you here. I wonder if you have a good link for people to check out and perhaps buy 'We The People' by yourself and Sharon Villines?
 
 
 

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