e-Journal Archive

Subscribe to the e-Journal 3 Ways to Make Your Organization More Open September 7, 2020 Read More → Please answer this question for us August 9, 2020 Read More → Catalytic Thinking & Racial Equity August 2, 2020 Read More → An Exciting Development! July 25, 2020 Read More → Open Meetings July 22, 2020 … Read more

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Subscribe to Creating the Future’s e-Journal Creating the Future’s e-Journal shares Catalytic Thinking practices that you can experiment with in your day-to-day life. Scroll down to sign up and select “Subscribe.” To help ensure you receive the email confirmation message, please check that your mail filters will allow our messages to get through. Privacy PolicyCreating the … Read more

3 Ways to Make Your Organization More Open

Current e-Journal – How to make YOUR organization more OPEN In this eJournal, you’ll find the mechanics of… * Open meetings (and the invitation to our upcoming meeting re: Racial Equity) * Openness and the 990 * Openness and Bylaws Openness is embedded in Creating the Future’s DNA. We have described the multitude of benefits … Read more

Please answer this question for us

Current e-Journal – August 10, 2020 What message do you hear in our work? For several months, Creating the Future community members have been crafting a communications strategy to help our mission ripple out farther and wider. (You can see those rich conversations linked here.) Our first step in putting that strategy into action is to … Read more

Catalytic Thinking & Racial Equity

Current e-Journal – August 3, 2020 What would racial equity look like in our organization? Next Monday, August 10, our board and community (that means you!) will begin the important discussion of racial equity at Creating the Future. If our board’s role is to ensure the organization is walking its talk, what is the talk … Read more

An Exciting Development!

Current e-Journal – July 27, 2020 Catalytic Thinking for the Win! This week’s eJournal is short and sweet – just one announcement: Stanford Social Innovation Review has published an article on Catalytic Thinking! We are excited to have a piece you can share with team members and partners, showing the power of this practice. And … Read more

Essential Questions for Moving Beyond Reactivity

Current e-Journal – July 8, 2020 The moment to create what is possible is RIGHT NOW. First, a quick update (and an invitation!) In the spirit of creating what is possible, this Monday, July 13th our board and community will discuss two items aimed at just that. And we hope you will join in. Item 1: Celebrating … Read more

The Truth about Self Care

Current e-Journal – May 26, 2020 Here’s the truth about self care…   Spoiler alert: There is a great new resource in the Resource List below, a joint venture between Creating the Future and the Association for Corporate Citizenship Professionals. And it’s FREE! The truth about self care Are you tired of hearing about “self … Read more

What is possible when this is all over?

Current e-Journal – May 4, 2020 What is possible when this is all over? During this time of quarantine, in addition to feelings of unease and uncertainty, people are also feeling a sense of possibility. In some cases it is a quiet murmur, in other cases a roar. So many people are expressing the desire … Read more