GOING HORIZONTAL BOOK
In this book, self-management expert Samantha Slade presents seven concrete practices to help your organization flatten its existing hierarchy and develop a horizontal organization. The result will be enhanced creativity, greater growth, and a increased employee retention and productivity–and a better bottom line.
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A one day training to deve the experience of truly working with shared leadership and explore accessible practices and tools that can immediately be put to use in your context. Rooted in practical application – tried and tested with organisations around the world.Find out more »
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3C3 Canada
This 3-day training is a hands-on experience to help you develop and expand horizontal ways of working across 7 domains of practices. Rooted in real organisational experiences – tried, tested and compiled at Percolab and other organisations around the world – you will live the experience of truly working with shared leadership and acquire practices and tools that can immediately be put to use in your context.Find out more »
Groesbeek, 6561 KC Netherlands
Premiers pas vers une organisation horizontale Venez construire le futur du travail en réinventant votre organisation! Cet atelier est le premier au Canada en lien avec la publication de Going Horizontal. Creating a non-hierarchical organization, one practice at a time écrit par Samantha Slade.Find out more »
Quebec City, Quebec G1C 1S1 Canada
Business, as usual, is not sustainable anymore. It has taken long enough, but we’re finally entering a new paradigm of how we live and work together. How do we get to live that new paradigm effectively? We need major shifts in mindset out of a vertical and hierarchical culture. We need organisations and teams of employees and workers who are more empowered, engaged and autonomous.Find out more »
Llinars del Vallès, 08450 Spain
SAVE THE DATE! A TRAINING TO TAKE YOU INTO YOUR FUTURE What if organizations were equally skilled at caring for humans and good business ? What if personal leadership was the key to unlock our organizational potential and innovative creativity ? What if we began looking at our organizations as leverage spaces to impact our world ? Going […]Find out more »
St-Hippolyte, QC J8A 3K9 Canada
Let's read the book together!!
4x online 1 hour sessions (19:30-20:30 CET)
Mondays March 4, March 18, April 1, Tuesday April 23
+Practicum: Friday May 3
Nijlen, 2560 Belgium
In this full day workshop you will develop your horizontal leadership mindset and practices, build peer coaching skills, and develop ways you can use your personal leadership to create impact in your workplace. The registration includes the full day event – a chance to really get to know the author – a copy of Going Horizontal, and four virtual book group meetings.Find out more »
Praise for Going Horizontal
With a background in Cultural Anthropology and Education, Samantha has been tuned into the subtleties of the way organizations function for a long time. She knows that going horizontal is as much about mindset and culture as it is a structural change. Today, as an international social designer, speaker and consultant Samantha supports teams, organizations and ecosystems to grow their horizontal ways. It doesn’t matter if it is called participatory leadership, co-creation or innovation mindset, it all requires going horizontal.
Sensing the incapacity of dominant organizational models to carry us into our future, Samantha co-founded Percolab, an international co-creation and co-design firm, in 2007. With her colleagues she pioneers culture-driven practices and operational tools for the future of work. Samantha also co-founded one of the first co-working spaces in Canada.
Samantha believes that organizations can and should be a microcosm of the world we want to live in.
Meet the Going Horizontal Community
Member and Co-Founder Percolab BE CoopBelgium
Co-Founder Percolab FranceFrance
Associate Percolab, FacilitatorCanada
Member and Co-Founder Percolab BE CoopBelgium
Carolina Escobar Mejía
Founder of Somos MásSpain
GH Illustrator, Visual Practitioner, PercolabCanada
Nil Roda-Naccari Noguera
Associate Percolab BarcelonaSpain
GH Author, Social Designer, PercolabCanada
Facilitator, Enspiral MemberUnited Kingdom
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