What does it mean to “hold space” for emerging social technologies, like Non-violent communication, Consensus decision making, Agile Teamwork, and Open Space Technology gatherings? What skills do we need to do so? What happens if we don’t choose to hold intention and attention around the social spaces that we create?
I interview Diana Larsen, of FutureWorks Consulting, a world-class facilitator in teamwork and social technologies (and coincidentally, my mother). Together we explore the world of “holding space”.