From the Field

Tools in Action: Taking on Overwork

Tools in Action: Taking on Overwork

A few months ago Robert Gass released a new tool on this blog, Boundaries for Work: A Contract with Yourself, all about how to create structures to keep work in its place so that you can be your most powerful and effective when you are at work, and be fully present...
#BlackLivesMatter: Lessons from a Leader-ful Movement

#BlackLivesMatter: Lessons from a Leader-ful Movement

In the 15 years that I have been supporting social change leaders to become more powerful, effective and collaborative I have never been as hopeful as I am today. A new civil rights movement with bold new leadership is emerging, and there is already a lot to be...
Tools in Action: Center for Story-Based Strategy

Tools in Action: Center for Story-Based Strategy

We are proud of our Tools for Transformation, but never more so than when we see them in action. It’s great to see social change leaders and organizations increase their impact with the help of our tools, and the new innovations, practices, and ideas that surface...
Yes to Collaboration, But How?

Yes to Collaboration, But How?

Like a broken record, progressives have repeated for years that we need to work together and coordinate beyond our traditional divides and “silos.” It is common knowledge. Yet after all these years, effective collaboration, where the whole adds up to more than the sum...
Working Together at the Speed of Trust

Working Together at the Speed of Trust

The recent success of the People’s Climate March is a powerful example of what’s possible when different parts of the progressive movement coordinate. Over 300,000 people from all walks of life marched to demand action on climate change. Many have commented on the...
What’s Possible Beyond Collaboration

What’s Possible Beyond Collaboration

Exciting new cooperative efforts could reinvigorate movements for economic justice and workers’ rights. What’s happening is the fruit of long-term relationship-building and a commitment to achieve common goals together that goes beyond mere collaboration. George...
Trainings: the Art of Transformational Consulting

Trainings: the Art of Transformational Consulting

In October STP hosted our second Art of Transformational Consulting (ATC) Training. These trainings are unique opportunities for experienced organizational consultants to deepen their capacity to serve Progressive social change. Participants engaged in a deep process...
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