Sharing and building Solution Focused practice in organisations

Ali Abington
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  • Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
  • United Kingdom
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Where are you based? (City & Country)
Leighton Buzzard, UK
In which role(s) do you use SF ideas and tools? (You can pick more than one)
Coach, Other (please specify it in "About your connection...")
What is your connection to Solution Focused Work (based on Insoo Kim Berg and Steve de Shazer at BFTC Milwaukee and others)?
I am a writer and researcher specialising in solution-focused evaluation. I work with coaches and consultants, using an SF approach to capture their clients' learning experiences and turn them into case studies - rich stories of individual and organisational impact.

I combine a passion, knowledge and track record of SF questioning with strong writing and editing skills and an understanding of the business context, gained over 20 years in a range of organisational settings including Ashridge and INSEAD - two of the world's leading business schools.

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The SOL never stopped shining

This summer has been full of busy, rewarding weeks, but the last couple have been particularly so. Last Monday I cheered myself hoarse at the Paralympics, and from the middle of the week onwards I was making final preparations for the SF evaluation workshop I was delivering at the SOL World 2012 Conference in Oxford. At the same time, both children were taking new buses to new schools – each of them excited,…


Posted on September 14, 2012 at 13:01 — 2 Comments

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Jumpstart into Solution Focus

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SOLworld Open Space instructions as it was used at the 2011 conference, by Mark McKergow


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SOLWorld Resources

Welcome to the SOLWorld Resources section.  This part of the site features information about the SOLWorld network, our past events and materials from our previous website.  It will take some time to update all the information, so thanks for your patience. 

Information in this part of the site is 'read-only'.  If you want to start discussions, please go to the Forum or Groups. …


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