What Is an Action Logic?

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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

Seven Transformations of Leadership – Article in HBR

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Categories: Blog, Case Studies

Seven Transformations of Leadership is an article by Amara’s Co-Founder Bill Torbert in the Harvard Business Review that lead Heidi Gutekunst into founding Amara Collaboration together with Bill and Jane Allen. Developmental Action Inquiry and the GLP are still the base and key frameworks that Amara Collaboration uses today to increase the amount of transformational … Continued

How did I do?

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Category: Blog

The story of a Global Leadership Profile (GLP) debriefing session by Amara co-founder Jane Allen, leading to the desire to let go of old stories to make room for new thinking and the possibilities of multiple perspectives. In Amara Collaboration Our approach to development relies on the use of the GLP as a framework for … Continued

To change our own and the wider world first start within ourselves

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Category: Blog

The following text is taken from the introduction of the book Street Smart Awareness and Inquiry-in-Action, written by Amara’s co-founders Jane Allen, Heidi Gutekunst with William R. Torbert We, in Amara, encourage our fellow human beings to commit personally to and be responsible for raising their awareness in order to grow as individuals, in service … Continued

The Societal Importance of Work

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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

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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