Tag Archives: 5Rhythms

#MSLOC430 | Week 1-2

Already more than two weeks since #MSLOC430 kicked off. This online course is the open section of MSLOC 430 – a graduate course in the Master’s Program in Learning and Organizational Change at Northwestern University. The goal of this course … Continue reading

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Surrender into complexity : a move towards self-directed learning

In reaction to my last post on Learning in Suspension, a good friend of mine tweeted this question : .@CedricBorzee interesting…so do you see suspension as motion or stillpoint? 🙂 “blogpost > Learning in suspension http://t.co/rB4WlWPOYf” — Christian de Sousa … Continue reading

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Learning in suspension

Chaos as a “moment in suspension”. Since my last post on tactical serendipity, life has served me some strong tasters of these kind of moments I must say. Like Maha Bali wrote in one of her first articles related to … Continue reading

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Y/N : a staccato dance into serendipity

In Staccato managers & middle dancers was mentioned the subtle balance between fluidity and clarity. Recently I have been balancing between some other polarities : in a staccato dance between Yes and No. During the last few weeks I have been helping some … Continue reading

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Staccato Managers & Middle Dancers

Staccato is the second rhythm in 5 Rhythms dance. The rhythm of clarity, purpose, masculinity, passion and fire. The Yang energy. Sometimes during workshops we practice dancing in lines; one dancer takes the lead and his/her followers reproduce the same … Continue reading

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My Curation Engine

Since my last post Curating on #dcurate, I have been musing on my “Curation Engine” while looking at ways to make it more dynamic. With at the back of my mind this quote by G. Siemens : Knowledge has become … Continue reading

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Fear, Power, Beauty #2

Fear of the unknown and peer pressure were mentioned in Fear, Power and Beauty #1 as potential obstacles to the adoption of social technologies and a more collaborative workplace. Power is certainly another “Fear-factor”. Hierarchies and the pyramidal org charts … Continue reading

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Fear, Power and Beauty #1

The topic of fear was a recurring one in our #xplrpln seminar a few weeks ago. During our weekly Twitter chats and in our G+ community, we discussed some potential risks in mainstreaming PLNs (Personal Learning Networks) in organisations. One … Continue reading

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Post #xplrpln flow

A few days ago, a dear friend of mine who is a #5rhythms teacher reminded me how Flow is my “home rhythm”. In this moving meditation practice – as it says on the tin – we dance through five rhythms … Continue reading

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