Author Archives: Rebecca Ejo Colwell

2/15 – Will the Next Buddha be a Sangha? Responding to the Call to Influence the Future of Collaboration

January-February 2015 / Continuous Learning

Rebecca Ejo Colwell

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Rebecca Ejo Colwell

For several years my koan has been:  How do we close the gap between the human condition and our human potential?

I first started to grapple with questions around how to catalyze and support collaboration for change while working in community development early in my career in the 1980s, in two Canadian cities, Toronto and Halifax.

I worked with people in communities who desperately wanted a good life for their …