Social Enterprise Start-up Support

From mid January to March 2012 we worked intensely with a group of young, enthusiastic and highly talented social entrepreneurs to support them in realising their dream ‘to build resilient, sustainable and thriving communities and organisations through supporting young adults …

Simone PoutnikSocial Enterprise Start-up Support

Co-creating the Art of Hosting Network Egypt

After the uprising against Mubarak, together with local civil-society leaders, we founded the Art of Hosting network in Egypt. Over a period of two years we trained up to a hundred social entrepreneurs, civil-society activist and business leaders in collaborative …

Hendrik TiesingaCo-creating the Art of Hosting Network Egypt

Lego Serious Play at FoAM

Originally posted by Dave Griffiths (participant in the process) on Thu 3rd Nov 2011 at FoAM’s Blog Last weekend it was the annual FoAM gathering to discuss long term ideas, some self reflection and consideration of external perceptions. We were guided on this mission …

Simone PoutnikLego Serious Play at FoAM

Training Zimbabwean NGOs in the Art of Participatory Leadership

In November 2011 we co-hosted a training in Zimbabwe on the Art of Participatory Leadership, together with Marianne Knuth and Bob Stilger. This training was part of a several year programme of capacity building workshops for a group of NGOs, …

Simone PoutnikTraining Zimbabwean NGOs in the Art of Participatory Leadership

Spaces for Social Innovation

Between 2006-2013 we were actively supporting the Hub Brussels, Hub London, Hub World and other start-up Hubs in Europe and around the world as advisers, community builders, hosts, facilitators of co-creative meetings, strategists, co-founders and members. Impact Hub is an innovation lab, a …

Simone PoutnikSpaces for Social Innovation