The Art of Hosting is an approach to leadership that scales up from the personal to the systemic using personal practice, dialogue, facilitation and the co-creation of innovation to address complex challenges.
What is Participatory Leadership?
“The participatory leadership paradigm is based on respect and engagement. It constructively focuses energy in every human to human encounter. A more democratic and more effective model of leadership, it harnesses diversity, builds community, and creates shared responsibility for action. It deepens individual and collective learning yielding real development and growth.”
“Democratic leadership, also known as participative leadership, is a type of leadership style in which members of the group take a more participative role in the decision-making process. Researchers have found that this learning style is usually one of the most effective and lead to higher productivity, better contributions from group members, and increased group morale”
How to explain IT in 1 sentence
Where and how has it been used?
You can look here in the powerpoint from a presentation in Japan if there is more you want to add without trying to sell anything :)
Links to short simply intro videos:
Short introduction to the need and usefulness of the Art of Hosting and Harvesting conversations that matter, Minneapolis 2012.
The Art of Community conversation in Minnesota - applying it in practice
Interview with Monica in Vienna 2012. - What is so special about Art of hosting and harvesting ?
Interview with Toke in Vienna 2012 - What is Art of hosting in a nutshell ?
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