Blog and News

Posted
21/11/2019
Author
Lise Ribeiro

Latest news, blog posts and articles written by Oasis co-directors and associates. Topics include peer working, collaboration, leadership, organisational development, resilience and wellbeing.

Resilience: Learning from Experience

Resilience: Learning from Experience

Posted
13/12/2016
Author
Lise Ribeiro

How do we recognise when we have been resilient and how can this help? Learning from your past experiences is always important. I really appreciate this now much more than I did when I was younger.

What is wellbeing?

What is wellbeing?

Posted
15/11/2016

What is wellbeing? And how do we increase our wellbeing at work?

Embracing the Cracks in Reality

Embracing the Cracks in Reality

Posted
07/11/2016
Author
Chris Taylor

What do you do when the cracks start to appear in your concept of reality? When you think you know how the world works, what reality is and then you stop for a while, stop rushing from place to place, stop continually doing stuff and find there is more to it than you thought.

O Zone October 2016

O Zone October 2016

Posted
07/11/2016

Will Schutz, one of the influencers of the work of Oasis, saw three key phases for relationship. For him it starts with belonging, before shifting to questions of power and control, and then onto being truly open to others.

Common Good, Common Ground

Common Good, Common Ground

Posted
17/10/2016
Author
Nick Ellerby

The theme of this year's gathering of the partners of the Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative is 'Common Good, Common Ground'.

Achieving the seemingly impossible

Achieving the seemingly impossible

Posted
08/09/2016
Author
Chris Taylor

To conclude our recent five-day programme in the Republic of Georgia we did an exercise where a group sits down without using chairs. You may have been part of this yourself. Forming a tight circle, each person sits on the knees of the person behind. Through collective effort, the seemingly impossible is achieved. It’s a lot of fun – often causing surprise and hilarity in equal measures.

O Zone September 2016

O Zone September 2016

Posted
08/09/2016

Change is a constant in our lives, whether it's an appointment falling through at the last minute or a major life upheaval. It can be uncalled for, or something we plan for and welcome.