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In the community of practice, Perpetual Beta Coffee Club, that is focused on work and learning, our facilitator Harold Jarche asked members to come prepared for our latest conversation with answers to three questions:

“What is the most important thing I have learned over the past 6 months?

What is my professional focus for the next 6 months?

If I could ask one thing from this community, it would be …”

Here is below what I have shared with our global community live and direct as well as asynchronously via our online community space.

What is the most important thing I have learned over the past 6 months?

Change is constant. Ain’t no normal. This is post or abnormal.

Individuals, teams, networks, communities experience change and growth differently and got different paces of change. Human flourishing (HT @changingview for this) takes time, patience, practices and efforts.

Levels of maturity regarding digital literacy, remote work, distributed work, and learnability are different regarding the context, country, age and experience. Be ready when people are.

Find and engage people with the same energy you have. I got this advice from Harold when we met in person last year.

What is my professional focus for the next 6 months?

Still playing at the intersection of:

Workplace learning – learnability, personal mastery, personal knowledge mastery.

Community management – communities of practice and learning communities. Continuing my upskilling and experience in community building and facilitation.

Futures thinking – now / futures of work, of learning, of holistic health.

Refining my blog posts and creating new ones.

Using more visual thinking such as sketching, diagrams and tables to gain clarity and brevity. Still tough for me. Just doing it.

Turning my cornucopia into a book and workshop on learnability development.

If I could ask one thing from this community, it would be …

How do you deal with professional challenges with the current health situation in your part of the world and globally? Do you have action plans for that?  Maps? Tips? 

“Just finished another great monthly conversation with our community of practice, discussing a wide variety of topics, from collaborating with the enemy to intertwingularity https://jarche.com/perpetual-beta-coffee-club” — @hjarche

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