Group listening with collective story harvest

"Listening is an incredibly calibrating way of getting into alignment with what's really going on. It gets us out of the story about what life is like that we're married to in our heads. And that story goes from individuals to the system. This organization was living in a story that was not accurate. We can't touch reality. We can't shift reality. So how do we get our fingers on  what is really happening?"

How listening without judgment shifted strategy

Use the player and transcript below to listen to a story from a project in which a “Collective Story Harvest” transformed the creative intent for the advocacy campaigns of a national nonprofit. In this audio, Fit principals Marc Rettig and Hanna du Plessis tell the story and offer insights on the transforming power of listening.

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