Author Archives: KellyMcG

About KellyMcG

working with the flow and questioning everything.

NEWS! NYC Art of Hosting & Healing Trauma Training ~ July 28 & 29, 2017

Join me, Nancy Fritsche-Eagan, Chantilly Mers, Myra and Rich Rivera for a two-day emersion into participatory practices and methodologies for hosting healing conversations in our families, communities and organizations. Register here.

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Protected: Art of Hosting & Healing ~ October 24 & 25, 2016

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Impact HUB Baltimore ~ March 2-4

Art of Hosting/Leadership Skills for Transformational Change ~ Join me Tuesday Ryan-Hart and Allen Frimpong at the Impact HUB in Baltimore, MD [March 2-4, 2016] to build skills for hosting challenging conversations around social justice and equity. The training is organized by leadership from Impact Hub Baltimore, Art … Continue reading

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#BeingDifferentisOK

One of the highlights from being part of the conference team at the YSEALI Summit was the Civic Engagement track’s winning information campaign, the video #BeingDifferentisOK. It was imagined, designed and implemented by a team of seven from seven different ASEAN countries … Continue reading

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Protected: SEIU Unified Plan Strategy Session ~ Friday, October 23, 2015

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Protected: Art of Hosting & Cooperative Social Action

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September 28 ~ Community of Practice Gathering

Register now for a Community of Practice inspired by Frederic Laloux’s “Reinventing Organizations” and join Art of Hosting practitioners for an exploration into the living system theory that is central to the new organization as portrayed in  Reinventing Organizations. Check out my … Continue reading

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Huffington Post features Social Entrepreneur Bootcampers

Case Western Reserve University Professor Michael Goldberg posted a Huffington Post blog today reflecting on his teaching time with the Social Entrepreneur Bootcamp in South Africa that was founded by YALI fellow Irene Chikumbo. Michael generously gives a call out to me and … Continue reading

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The New Strategic Plan ~ Don’t Make One

Last night’s presentation by Frederic Laloux, author of the wildly popular Reinventing Organizations, added useful insight to the way that I have been using participatory practices to undo the dominant strategic planning paradigm (i.e., leadership retreat dedicated to some iteration of S.W.O.T., values and mission setting followed by … Continue reading

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Practicing the Tools from Social Entrepreneur Bootcamp ~ Zimbabwe

Facebook caption: “A beautiful Great mini-training session with #Team263AfricaTV discussing PURPOSE among other things. Awesome feedback that just woke my dull Monday to life!!” Nico Abote, Executive Producer of 263 Africa TV, posted enthusiasm and a montage of photos of his first day back with … Continue reading

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