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BBC News: Are cities the new countries?

Do big cities have more in common with each other than with the rest of their own countries?  

Winter Retreat 2014 Reflections

Vitality and Health: How to Govern for Compassionate Care We were exploring how In Claritas models of convening and organizing can be utilized for the Charter for Compassion movement to

The Winter Retreat Amsterdam on 18, 19 & 20 December 2014

All around the world we are seeing evidence of shifts away from hierarchical structures, beyond old broadcast models where communication is conducted by one to the many. This groundshift is

The Summer Retreat Istanbul on 16, 17, and 18 June 2014

Known as City of the World’s Desire, Istanbul has been governed by three different faiths: Judaism, Christianity and Islam. And for nearly 3,000 years it has been the battle ground

Reflections Rome by Jonathan Reams

We arrived in Rome amid a cool and damp January, and found our way to a restaurant where our fellow In Claritas companions for this retreat were gathered. There the

The Spring Retreat Chicago on 19, 20, and 21 March 2014.

  Harry Starren as well as Karin Jironet, for different reasons, are prevented from contributing to this retreat and so found Pam Fuhrmann and Cam Danielson prepared to proceed if

Winter Retreat 2014 – Rome

Rome is called the eternal city. At times messy and dirty it is full of amazing works of art: Architecture, sculptures, gardens, paintings, design. It is not a museum as

Reflections on Nice Retreat by Janet S. Steinwedel

I had such strong resonance with Karin’s book on Female Leadership when I read it last December, that I was eager to meet her and learn more about her work

Fall Retreat 2013 – Nice

Dear All, Resting in gratitude for the impressive Summer Retreat in Amsterdam – you will find the first reflections on www.inclaritas.com – we are eager to build on this and

New Fellow – Dr. Prasad Kaipa

Founder and executive director of the Centre for Leadership, Innovation and Change at the Indian School of Business and the author of celebrated leadership books, including the 2013 bestseller From

Reflections on Amsterdam by Nick Ross

Amsterdam was really about placing myself into an environment that I did not know (a foreign town) and that I would not usually choose to spend much time in (a

Reflections on Amsterdam by Pam Fuhrmann

The theme of enhancing awareness and expanding doors of perception found home with me in Amsterdam. And while I could write to many themes and experiences, it is the question

Reflections on Amsterdam by Suzanne Hoeben

With a calm demeanor prone to giving others the impression that I exist on retreat, it is remarkable that these three August days with In Claritas were, in fact, my first[hand]

Thoughts from Amsterdam Museum

Consciousness in the city, we learned, is something that does not come
naturally. The city is a constant stream of impulses, like a child that wants to play
all the time. If

Summer Retreat 2013 – Amsterdam

There are three ways, and even more, of announcing the Summer Retreat 2013 – why choose? One way could be to say that during the Summer Retreat we will be

Salisbury Retreat Learnings

We spent our time exploring the inner and outer dimensions of the sacred in relation to our perceptions of reality, both individually and collectively. These orientations are deeply rooted in

Follow-up on In Claritas Winter Retreat 2013

Dear All, The Winter Retreat in Amsterdam emphasized the call for renewal of structures – our individual mental constructs as well as established governance models. It prepared the ground for

Follow-up on Fall Retreat

The Fall Retreat proved that In Claritas offers an answer to governance dilemmas that we are all facing as “organizing” continues to shift away from the well-known hierarchical, strategy-driven and

Reflecting on Denver. Looking forward to Salisbury!

By Nick Ross. Dear All, So delighted that the spring retreat will be taking place in England. Salisbury-Sarum-such a mystical and important place-is only 45 minutes from home. Of course

Inspired by Denver – an offering

By Matthew Stadler. That was great. Thank you. I deeply enjoyed thinking together with all of you. We have such a lively, dynamic, and adventurous mind together. And so much

Foto-impression from Denver retreat

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In Claritas January 2012 meeting

A video impression of the January 2012 In Claritas meeting.