You can access all the past PBC Community (alumni) calls here, these calls happen quarterly (~4X/year).

November 8, 2017

Doug shares his cancer diagnosis, as well as an update on the Presence-Based Leadership book, and a new idea for a practice lab.

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August 10, 2017

Doug and Bebe were joined by Judy Wilkins-Smith for an exciting call about Systemic Constellations (which was the topic of the Fall PBC Alumni retreat). Systemic coaching and constellations is a distinct body of work, integrating beautifully with Presence-Based Coaching’s emphasis on immediacy and the present moment. Shared lineages include somatics, interpersonal neurobiology, experiential learning and adult development.

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May 31, 2017

We explore coaching leaders around action. In complexity, we move away from looking for specific results. And towards creating complexity-adapted conditions: fluidity, connectedness, stability, and a spirit of experimentation and curiosity. 9 panes model

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February 14, 2017

Doug shares his current context as he travels the US Southwest in an Airstream trailer with Walker. Another view into the new Nine Panes Model that we are experimenting with; we explore the Being line of the model and how the 3 panes of that intersect with each other.

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November 16, 2016

Some teaching on our emerging work on coaching leaders in complexity, lively conversation among interesting people, updates on what’s in store for 2017, and  Q&A on what’s happening in PBC world.

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August 17, 2016

Introducing the new Nine-Paned Presence-Based Leadership Model that will be the focus of the 2016 Special Retreat. This model recognizes the need for leaders (and coaches of leaders!) to include the inner work of adult development, somatics, awareness, and Being in our work with contexts that are volatile and complex. The model provides an integrated view of inner and outer practices that is new, pragmatic, and refreshing

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April 13, 2016

Doug shared more of our emerging work around how we can leverage language and soma in our work with clients navigating complex situations. We will explore new tools for seeing the systems in which they are embedded; discovering new resources to manage their state, and taking new actions that produce what matters.

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January 20, 2016

Language and identity patterns, constructed certainties. Here is an article which provides a quick overview of some of what we discussed on this call.

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October 23, 2015

Language & the Bell Jar. We talked about the language model that Carolyn Coughlin and I offered in our alumni retreat last week at Bend of Ivy. I am very excited about this approach, and it’s a rich pathway to using language patterns as a way to support the client’s recognition of their own Bell Jar.

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May 7, 2015

Exploration of Adult Development Theory and its intersection with PBC with special guest, Carolyn Coughlin.

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