"Everything is significant. It is our challenge to discover the relevance, all the while being conscious of the relevance paradox. Work on expanding your receptive capabilities, your senses, and your sense of experiencing the experiences of the…"
"Thank you so much Raffi, and I'm delighted to reconnect after so many years. I remember feeling inspired after reading each of your messages...I'll take some time and catch up on reading about GCP. I've had some exposure…"
Yes, that same Raffi. Good to see you here!
You can learn more about the Genuine Contact Program (GCP) at the website.
I think GCP, like a lot of approaches/social technologies are hard to describe in words and are better…"
Hi Raffi & Michael,
I'm behind the times in connecting here, but very interested in your conversation and for information about the Genuine Contact Program and Medicine Wheel tool used.
Raffi - I'm a volunteer facilitator with…"
"That was a beautiful clear response you gave to your friend, Raffi. Excellent! I too would like to hear her answer to the last question, and like Ria says, note the importance of a harvest.
Since this area is for stories, I am going to move it over…"
thanks much for responding.
As for using the Medicine Wheel tool as elaborated in the Genuine Contact Program, I'd love to hear more how you use it in the preparation for a World Cafe!
My answer would be:
fully understand the challenge, the problem - what is the real purpose
be open, be prepared for surprises - listen carefully - my task is to serve the participants (leadership)
to have a clear oicture of the situation…"
[friends, at juanita's suggestion, i'm cross-posting this thread here.] Hi all! Thus far, I haven't ever really run a WC on my own, but have co-facilitated 1-2 and participated in 1-2. But from time to time people ask me how to run one. Today, I got an email from a dear friend who is looking to use TWC in Ukraine on healing old society/familial pain. She asked, "I don't have a lot of time to prepare, what should I be paying attention to in running a WC? My answer-- read the mini-guide and…See More
"Hi dear Raffi,
I'd love this question to be placed in the center of the community in some way....it's SUCH a wonderful question. For more people to see it I think it would be great if you put it in the Methods of Strategic…"
Hi all! Thus far, I haven't ever really run a WC on my own, but have co-facilitated 1-2 and participated in 1-2. But from time to time people ask me how to run one. Today, I got an email from a dear friend who is looking to use TWC in Ukraine on healing old society/familial pain. She asked, "I don't have a lot of time to prepare, what should I be paying attention to in running a WC? My answer-- read the mini-guide and principles (now available in Russian translation) 1. purpose-- be as clear as…See More
Раффи, привет, мне было чрезвычайно интересно быть участницей вчерашне-сегодняшнего действа, люди очень сенситивные, цмеющие слушать и дающие спейс для других, нам в ИТ тоже надо больше разговаривать, чувствовать других, их взгляды, варить общую кашу, пока мы разделены, я так чувствую, думаю, что скайп надо использовать для болле близкого и частого профессионального общения!