Blog and News

Posted
09/10/2019

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

Consequences of Failing to Re-contract

Consequences of Failing to Re-contract

Posted
06/01/2016
Author
Isabela Souza

Oasis’ Seven Stage Model has become a bible to me. I use it as a framework to design all the workshops I facilitate. Yet, recently, I fell into the trap of going too fast and not re-assessing if all the stages were complete before moving on.

Embracing Uncertainty

Embracing Uncertainty

Posted
23/12/2015
Author
Isabela Souza

How many times have we heard: “… and then something else happened.” No matter how much we plan, when it comes to implementation of plans, something else often happens.

Dealing With Technology

Dealing With Technology

Posted
16/12/2015
Author
Isabela Souza

That technology changes the way we live is not surprising. How much it is ingrained in our behaviour, though, is frightening.

Why The Paris Climate Deal Is Bad For The World

Why The Paris Climate Deal Is Bad For The World

Posted
14/12/2015
Author
Chris Taylor

The ink was hardly dry on the Paris Climate agreement when pundits started to proffer their views. Most of the mainstream media were effusive: this was a great deal and a surprise victory for the climate. Some of the more hardened environmentalists were less positive (more on that later).