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The Regenerative Designer's Mindset

BY nRHYTHM

This summer, nRhythm was invited to write an article for the Royal Incorporation of Architects Scotland (RIAS) Summer 2021 Edition. In collaboration with our partners TGB Architects, we wrote a piece on cultivating a regenerative mindset. 


A New Kind of Leadership

BY nRHYTHM

In this recent interview by Kate Byrne, CEO of Katapult X, Alexandra Groome Klement, Jeff Su, and Tre’ Cates from the nRhythm team talk about the shocking levels of disengagement in our workforce and why we need to shift our approach to how we design our organizations, careers, and leadership to solve it.


Beyond a Reductionist Science: 
Buddhism and the Study of Life​

BY JEFF SU

What do Buddhism and the study of living systems have in common? Quite a lot actually. In this fascinating article in Buddhism Today, nRhythm's Managing Director Jeff Su explores the relationship between Buddhism and living systems' regenerative potential. 


What is Life?

BY JEFF SU, HOSTED BY THE DESIGN SCIENCE STUDIO

In this Lecture, Jeff Su presents nRhythm’s synthesis of our exploration of “What is Life?” and holistic Regenerative Design Framework which is being used by organizations, networks, and communities around the world to address some of our most complex social and ecological issues of our time.


Patrick Robinson, CEO & Founder of Paskho | Regenerative Earth Summit Spotlight

BY nRHYTHM

Last fall, Paskho CEO & Founder Patrick Robinson spoke at the Regenerative Earth Summit. This video spotlights the important work that Paskho is doing to disrupt inequality in the textile supply chain with their new initiative, Community Made. As Patrick says, "We are disrupting inequality with clothes that nourish your soul.”


What Tom Brady Can Teach Us About Regeneration

BY JEFF SU

Tom Brady has won his 7th Super Bowl and with 5th Super Bowl MVP and the debate about whether Tom Brady is the G.O.A.T – The Greatest of All Time will be raging in the sports media this week. This article is not to try to weigh in on the G.O.A.T debate, but instead, I believe there is another title we can give Tom Brady and it has something to teach us about Regeneration. Rather than giving Tom Brady the G.O.A.T title, I believe we should give Tom Brady the title of G.C.A.T for creating The Greatest Conditions of All Time [...]


Regenerative Slam™ - We All Have A Gift​

BY NRHYTHM

Last fall, nRhythm's Founding Director Tre' Cates spoke at the Regenerative Earth Summit. In his talk "We All Have a Gift," Tre' shares his journey to regeneration and offers hope for the current generation and those to come. The key? Embracing the uniqueness that exists in each of us.


Podcast: Alexandra Groome Klement's Path to Regenerative Organizations

BY NRHYTHM

Alexandra Groome Klement, operations manager at nRhythm, was recently interviewed on Soil Centric's Unconventional Paths Podcast. In this conversation, Alex tracks her expanding idea of regeneration throughout her career. Hear how Alex was first struck by regenerative agriculture’s ability to fight climate change, what her “unique genius” is, and how she found her way to organizational design.


Thrive at Work: Intentional Disturbance

BY NRHYTHM

nRhythm created the Information Life Cycle Mini-Workbook, designed to help you break down your beliefs, behaviors and practices in order to give life to new ones. The self-reflective prompts and exercises in this mini-workbook will help you start to discover new opportunities within yourself, create the conditions for new life and growth to emerge, and help align your work with your potential.


Podcast: Dr. Jeff Su and the Power of Regenerative Organizations

BY NRHYTHM

​Earth2Earthlings co-hosts Jesse McDougall and Daniel Griffith recently invited Dr. Jeff Su, Managing Director of nRhythm onto the podcast. In this episode, they speak about the power of regeneration within human organizations and Jeff shares some context about why nRhythm came to be. There’s even a chance you may hear a dad joke or two.


Thrive at Work: Discover Your Unique Genius

BY NRHYTHM

nRhythm created the My Unique Genius Mini-Workbook, designed to help you begin to discover your unique genius by exploring your purpose, passions and place in life. 


Resources for Regenerative Organizations

BY NRHYTHM

 

nRhythm has compiled a series of videos, books, articles and quotes to serve as a resource to you on your regenerative journey. 


Regenerative Design Principles

BY TRE' CATES & JEFF SU

Our organizations, economies and societies need a new inspiration—actually, they need a new design. We have spent the last few centuries designing our social institutions as machines. This mechanistic design was inspired by the industrial revolution and it has left people disengaged, economies steeped with inequities, and ecosystems degraded. What if there is a better way? 


Regenerative Shifts: The Energy Source of Organizations

At nRhythm, we are conscious that in order to transition towards a living systems approach to designing and managing our organizations, there are shifts of perspectives and operations that need to take place. One of them is how we think about what gives life to organizations. Hint: It's not money! 


Grief is Decay

BY JEFF SU

One morning recently, I had one of those little whispers of insight, a soft tenuous voice in the back of my head say to me – “grief is decay – it’s essential for regeneration”. 


Decision-Making in Crisis

BY TRE' CATES

In light of the most recent developments concerning COVID-19, we've put together insights and guiding questions to support our friends, partners and communities. We desire to be of service to our communities during these challenging times.


Connection, Real Challenge, Real Communion

BY TRE' CATES

I have spent the last decade of my life working in agriculture. It has been some of the best years of my professional career. So, what have I learned? There are too many lessons to recount, but one insight stands out. It is all about connection.


Record High Engagement in the Workplace​

BY TRE' CATES

We all want more engagement in the workplace, but this has been a difficult and continual challenge for most organizations. A recent study by Gallup found that organizations that create the conditions for people to develop have the highest engagement rates. Here's what nRhythm thinks. [...]


A Millennial’s Journey From Burnout to Regeneration

BY AMELIA AHL

I'm 29 years old and I just took a break for the first time in my adult life. I’m talking about a real break, during which I spent time with family, saw friends I hadn’t seen for years, took yoga classes during the middle of the day, and had days in a row where I had nothing planned at all. [...]


CTLF’s Van Rensburg says ‘You Can’t Escape’ Genius

BY LON VINING

When you think of a genius, images of such iconic figures as Einstein, Hawking, Curie, and DaVinci invariably pop into your head. But if Sara Van Rensburg has her way, someday when the word “genius,” is spoken, you will think of yourself!  That’s because Van Rensburg, the CEO and President of Colorado Thought Leaders Forum (CTLF), believes every person has a particular genius inside themselves [...]


WANTED: Genius for Hire. Inquire Within.

BY LON VINING

Sara van Rensburg and her team at the Colorado Thought Leaders Forum (CTLF) have discovered something that has revolutionized their organization, and lucky for you, they’re not keeping it a secret.  This regenerative change in their organizational design has created outcomes that van Rensburg says are far greater than they could have ever envisioned. Their discovery? They call it “hiring for genius.” [....]

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