Margaret J. Wheatley is President Emerita and founder of The Berkana Institute, Meg has been working with people for many years to develop new practices and ideas for organizing people and communities. She is an internationally acclaimed speaker and author of several bestselling titles: Leadership and the New Science, A Simpler Way, Turning to One Another, and most recently, Finding Our Way.
Deborah Frieze is an author, entrepreneur and social activist. As former co-president of The Berkana Institute and co-founder of the Berkana Exchange, Deborah joined Berkana in 2002 to help bring its vision into the world and grow the Institute. She serves as a board member and is leading several initiatives, including Feeding Ourselves Sustainably, Swaraj University and multiple Sharing Our Learning projects. Deborah has an MBA from the Harvard Business School.
In a letter to a friend, George Bernard Shaw wrote, "I'm sorry this letter is so long, I didn't have time to make it shorter." To that end, "Walk Out, Walk On" feels rushed. Read morePublished 6 months ago by listerine
I loved the book, specially the history in Brazil about the warriors without weapon, I think it is a really inspirational collection in one book.Published 18 months ago by Herbert Santo de Lima
I chose this rating because I liked the examples of those who found solutions to problems existing organizations could not solve. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Raymond Peacock
I was forced to read this book because of classes, I give it a (4) because of positive feedback from my instructor. I do not care of it.Published 21 months ago by D. Small
gorgeous pictures, a cool ecstatic writing style, written mostly in a second person pespective.
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Best book I've read all year. Totally inspired me to start a world cafe. I love the way Margaret writes - what can I say I'm a fan and this book didn't disappoint.Published 22 months ago by Karen Cockerill
I have just read the first section, but it is a great book. You get a glimpse into the way other societies do things. I am enjoying it.Published on November 15, 2012 by andria kleiner
This is an excellent book, relevant and an easy read. I recommend it to deep thinkers. It provides realistic and hopeful solutions to global community challenges.Published on October 21, 2012 by Ms. K Harris
Im only half way through this amazing book, but I have laughed and cried reading of the strength of the communities and the faith, courage and compassion of the people whose ideas... Read morePublished on September 12, 2011 by JanL