Dialogic Organization Development (Event Entry Form)
Dialogic Organization Development: The Theory and Practice of Transformational Change
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“Dialogic Organization Development is a compelling alternative to the classical action research approach to planned change. Organizations are seen as fluid, socially constructed realities that are continuously created through conversations and images—change happens when those conversations and images change. Leaders and consultants can help foster, support, or accelerate the emergence of transformational possibilities by encouraging disruptions to taken-for-granted ways of thinking and acting and the use of generative images to stimulate new organizational conversations and narratives. Dialogic OD is a different mindset, but it’s also the previously unrecognized underpinning of such diverse change methods as Appreciative Inquiry, the Art of Convening, Future Search, and many more” (Berrett-Koehler Publishers)
The event will not only present key ideas in the book but we want to go further and facilitate meaningful conversation relying on everyone’s local practitioner knowledge. To this end chapter contributor and narrative practitioner, Chene Swart, will be joining us for the morning.
The book is FREE for those who register before 10h00 on Wednesday,20 October 2015!
More detail on the book:
Management Leadership, OD & HR Practitioners, Culture- Transformation and Diversity Practitioners, Professional Facilitators, Corporate Coaches
Friday morning 6 November 2015
08:15 – 12:30
Arrival: 07h45 – 08h15 (Tea/ Coffee Muffin)
Mid-morning: Tea/Coffee and refreshments
High Performance Centre of the University of Pretoria, Burnett Street, Hatfield, SA. Legacy Room on second level
R1500 (Refreshments, and book included if event registration takes place before 10h00 on Wednesday 21 October)
Payment should be made via EFT and ‘Payment Notification should be uploaded as part of the Registration form. If you need a proforma invoice prior to payment or want to issue a purchase order, please email firstname.lastname@example.org along with all the relevant information. Should you have trouble for any reason with the form you are also most welcome to email. | For payments use reference number: DIA [and your surname]
Bank: First National Bank
Branch: Brooklyn | Code: 251345
Account holder: Telling Outcomes
Type: Cheque Account
Account number: 62429996674
Reference number: DIA [and your surname]
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