13 February, 2017 by Louise Hockaday
I usually feel quite cynical when it comes to Valentine's Day each year. The expectation and anticipation created can be huge. Will it be a day that should be ignored, a steamy encounter or a day where we can show how much we love one another? Try a clean approach to Valentine's Day.
25 January, 2017 by Marian Way
A key principle in all David Grove’s work is
that of iteration, which is what happens when the result of a procedure is used
as the starting point for the next application of the procedure. We ask a clean
question, a person responds and we then ask a clean question of that response.
This is one aspect of the work that makes it so powerful; ideas build one upon
another and new – or old – wisdom can emerge.
24 January, 2017 by Louise Hockaday
If you're reflecting on the year that's gone and looking
at the year ahead, why not try a simple technique to set out your year and get
your plan in place? The Clean Set Up process is based on three simple
questions. Download our pdf and have a go for yourself.
24 January, 2017 by Marian Way
This is a question that is often asked during
trainings such as Clean Language: Core Skills or Systemic Modelling. Participants become very enthusiastic about the
skills they are learning and begin to think about putting them into practice –
and then they hit a problem: “I don’t know how to describe this in such a way
that people will understand what I am talking about.”
23 January, 2017 by Marian Way
Rachel Gilmore has so far attended eight days of
training with us – Clean for Teams plus a couple of modules of our Systemic Modelling Programme – and she is already using clean with several of her clients. When she told us she was already getting better results than with her existing methods, we were intrigued, so Marian interviewed her to
find out more…
20 January, 2017 by Jacqueline Surin
Have you ever had a situation where you asked a client a question, and their answer was “I don’t know”? Find out how Jacqueline Surin coped with this in two different coaching sessions.
12 January, 2017 by Marian Way
Some ways you can meet and practice with others who are interested in Clean Language.
23 November, 2016 by Nick Simmonds
Nick Simmonds recently attended a Systemic Modelling Level 1 workshop. Read his TripAdvisor style review on the course.
5 November, 2016 by Jacqueline Surin
How can learning about the Triune Brain and the Drama Triangle make someone a better manager? Jacqueline Ann Surin had the opportunity to teach Clean Language and Systemic Modelling to several heads of department in a foreign trade company in Kuala Lumpur this year. Among others, she introduced them to these two models. Find out what happened...
24 October, 2016 by Louise Hockaday
In a recent Clean Language: Core skills training event, Marian Way told us we needed to do our 'due diligence' to improve in Clean Language. 'Due diligence' is a term often used by David Grove which meant: do lots of practice, get feedback and learn from it.