HSD Professional Certification

HSD Professional Certification

Adaptive Action Labs

Adaptive Action: Nonviolent Resistance in the 21st Century

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

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 can…

Patterns not Problems: HSD Meets OD

June 7, 2018 | 9a - 5p (bst) | London, England

As an OD professional, you work with complex human systems all the time. Sometimes a plan will work like a dream, and sometimes it is more like a nightmare. The field of human systems dynamics (HSD) helps you see what is…

Leadership and Adaptive Action: Set Conditions for Success

June 22, 26, 27, 2018 | 12n - 2p (cdt) | Online

Leaders set conditions for others to be successful. In HSD, we know this kind of leadership happens anywhere in the system. Formal and informal leaders set conditions for success for those around them. Anyone in the system…

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

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? …

Get Ready: Learning for the Future

August 2, 2018

Learning today is not about knowing all the answers. It’s about being an expert learner and inviting others to be expert learners, too. Parents help children navigate their world. Managers and executives supervise workers.…

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