|Re: Visioning Workshop||<– Date –> <– Thread –>|
|From: Jill Dimond (jpdimondgmail.com)|
|Date: Sun, 30 Aug 2015 11:28:01 -0700 (PDT)|
Thank you Sharon, super helpful. I think we want to do both since we have so many new folks that have just moved into Touchstone. Start with general values, and then create a strategic plan for the next year. I like the idea of focusing on one area. On Sun, Aug 30, 2015 at 9:47 AM, Sharon Villines <sharon [at] sharonvillines.com> wrote: > > > > On Aug 29, 2015, at 7:59 PM, Jill Dimond <jpdimond [at] gmail.com> wrote: > > > > We at Touchstone Cohousing in Ann Arbor are looking to revisit our > mission > > statement/vision after ten years. I was wondering if anyone had any > sample > > agendas for visioning workshops. We are researching types of activities > and > > artifacts that have resulted from such workshops. > > I have a blog post on the Cohousing.org site, "Your Community's Purposes: > Vision, Mission, Aim”: > > http://www.cohousing.org/node/3067 > > It isn’t about activities but about the importance of thinking in more > tangible terms than “values,” which are often admirable and “feel good,” > but they can’t be measured or implemented. > > The other suggestion is that you think in terms of annual or seasonal > aims. Aims are the tangible things you provide for yourself and each other. > Aims can be measured. They produce results. For example, one year (or > season) the focus might be on planning and developing the landscape, in > another the meal program. > > That doesn’t mean everything else stops, it means they are reframed in > terms of the aim. How does the landscape contribute to the meal program? > The workshop? The play room? The laundry? > > Sharon > ---- > Sharon Villines > Sociocracy: A Deeper Democracy > http://www.sociocracy.info > > > _________________________________________________________________ > Cohousing-L mailing list -- Unsubscribe, archives and other info at: > http://www.cohousing.org/cohousing-L/ > <http://www.cohousing.org/cohousing-L/>
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