What Does Street Smart Awareness Mean?

In this video Jane Allen, Co-founder of Amara Collaboration tells what it means to her to be a Street Smart person and a leader in this busy and more and more complex world. These thoughts are widely shared in the book Street Smart Awareness and Inquiry-in-Action by Jane Allen, Heidi Gutekunst and Bill Torbert read … Continued

Why Street Smart Awareness and Inquiry-In-Action was Created?

In this video Amara Collaboration founder Heidi Gutekunst explains why the Street Smart Awareness and Inquiry-in- Action was created. In Amara the theory of Action Inquiry is the base of our work, but often times we are asked “what do i do when i’m at home or go to work on Monday, how do I … Continued

What Is an Action Logic?

We often talk about action logics so here is a brief intro by Bill Torbert of what it is. An ‘action logic’ is the way we make meaning of ourselves, our relationships and the wider context which then determines our behaviour in both business and everyday life. The Global Leadership Profile (GLP) is both a … Continued

The Societal Importance of Work

Back in November, 2015 Heidi Gutekunst gave a Speech in the Creative Mornings Helsinki about the Societal Importance of Work. In 2014, Heidi Gutenkunst made a decision to give her time and effort to change the world for herself, her children and her grandchildren by transforming her workplace. Check out also the Q&A session from … Continued

Women’s Board Award in Collaboration with Amara

Amara’s very own Heidi Gutekunst became earlier this year the Country Manager of the Women’s Board Award of Finland. Women’s Board Award is an international competence award with the purpose to give spotlight to female Board Chair candidates and promoting more women to Chair positions to establish a generation shift in boards. The 2019 Women’s … Continued