…is a collaboration framework
for evolving effective, resilient
and agile organizations.
…meets organizations where they are
and supports them in continuously
improving products and services
through an iterative and transparent approach,
and at their own pace.
…helps organizations make the best use of talent already present, and enables them to grow structures for effective collaboration.
…is sociocracy (a.k.a. Circle Forward, or dynamic governance) updated for the 21st century
and integrated with lean and agile thinking.
The Sociocracy 3.0 movement provides a growing body of
resources under a Creative Commons Free Culture license
to learn, practice and teach Sociocracy 3.0.
Do with it what you want.
Take just what you need.
Remix, extend and adapt it
as you like.
no hidden fees,
no small print!
Principles and tools have
been tried and tested
for decades in
Whatever your situation is,
in Sociocracy 3.0 you'll find ways
to help your organization improve.
Just the essentials:
|Organize work in semi-autonomous and self-organizing teams.|
|A variety of structural patterns that can be combined to organically grow and evolve your organisation.|
|Circles and individuals align towards shared motives and values.|
|Identify and choose people appropriate for roles.|
|Maximise potential of everyone in the organization, amplyfiy individual development and learning.|
|Use fast and effective processes to synthesize diverse viewpoints into workable solutions.|
|Start with "good enough for now, safe enough to try" agreements. Learn as you go. Evolve your policies as new information emerges.|
|Connect circles to flow information throughout the organization in support of effective collaboration.|
Bloggers and journalists - get the Press Kit, write about Sociocracy 3.0, spread the word.
Browse the study and training resources to learn more about Sociocracy 3.0.
Use our practice resources to start experimenting with Sociocracy 3.0 in your area of influence.
Use our scripts and templates to support your own presentations, trainings and workshops.
As an organization, host a Sociocracy 3.0 training or community event.
Enough information to get you started, and all the illustrations in print and screen resolution.
Podcasts, articles, videos,
and e-learning courses.
Cheat-sheets, process and facilitation guides, templates, hints, best practices, FAQs.
Slides for presentations, guides for workshops, and other helpful resources.