HSD Professional Certification

HSD Professional Certification

Adaptive Action Labs

Planning and Adaptive Action: Build Adaptive Capacity

April 24, 25, 27, 2018 | 11a - 1p (cdt) | Online

Planning used to be simple: 1) Describe a future you want. 2) Plan progressive steps to get there. 3) Follow those steps. 4) Look at results. Those steps informed planning in personal, organization, and community challenges.…

Learning Ecologies and Adaptive Action: Engage in Generative Teaching and Learning

May 7, 9, 15, 2018 | 11a - 1p (cdt) | Online

Individuals and groups can keep up with today’s complex change only when they operate in an ecology that supports continuous learning. As one solution, systems have established professional learning communities (PLCs).…

Adaptive Action: Nonviolent Resistance in the 21st Century

May 24 - June 1, 2018 | 8:30a - 5p (edt)

Peace and conflict are complex, systemic patterns that emerge over time and at individual, team, community, and global scales. People who thrive in social systems have deep intuitions about how change happens and how they…

Upcoming Labs

An Adaptive Action Lab offers the best of consulting and training into a single event. As a participant, you define and work on your most intractable challenge. Then you learn about human systems dynamics (HSD) as you apply your new learning to frame your challenge in a way that points to your best next wise action.

Adaptive Action Labs

Live Virtual Workshops

Live Virtual Workshops

Culture Change: Moment by Moment into the Future

May 3, 2018

Culture is complex, but culture change calls for simple action. You respond to questions, challenges, innovations, and ideas in ways that shape new patterns of thought and action. How can you learn this dance that lets you…

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion: Patterns, not Problems

June 7, 2018

Many people talk about diversity and inclusion. Too often those conversations don’t influence action in real life. What if you give up seeing “problems” of diversity? What if you learned to create “patterns” of inclusion? …

Upcoming Workshops

Glenda Eoyang, founder of the field of HSD, hosts free, online Virtual Workshops (webinars) every month. Covering topics from health care to education reform to world peace, she draws on current events, global opportunities and concerns, and local actions.

Custom Design Adaptive Action Labs

Custom Design Lab

Online or in person, wherever you are…

Your intractable problems are one-of-a-kind. Your people are special. Your industry is transforming. Your market is shifting. Your challenges are wicked. Consultants make assumptions, give advice, and leave the work to you.…

Custom Design Adaptive Action Labs