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on wisdom traditionsinspiring new vitality for sustainable business       unlocking wisdom traditions for business        ...
we need new answers to solve our challengeswisdom traditions’ universal principles may provide solutions;although often fo...
to decode the universal principles of wisdom traditionsand craft them into ‘design principles’that may create deeply susta...
the process connectsthe deep inner aspect of wisdomwith the outer expression in business practicesit carefully reformulate...
wisdom traditions describe vital universal principlesgoverning all aspects of existenceapplicable at any scale and in any ...
the universal principles in wisdom traditionsreformulated as design principles providepractical rules which allow us to cr...
because wisdom traditionshave been applied mostly to personal developmenttheir language may seem unsuited to practical use...
unlocking the universal principles in wisdom traditionsand reformulating them into design principleswithout losing their e...
culture bearers: expressing and sharing living wisdom knowledge            scholars: deeply reflect on a reformulation tru...
cranmore foundationrecognizes the need for wisdom knowledge as essentialto create truly and deeply sustainable solutionsfo...
cranmore foundationcreates awareness and a sense of urgencyto connect business and wisdom traditions anddevelop modern pra...
on wisdom traditions                                  inspiring new vitality for sustainable business                     ...
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Cranmore Foundation - five part process

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This presentation and the associated article of the same name outlines the activities of Cranmore Foundation and describes a five-part process through which professionals and the business community can translate the world’s wisdom traditions into practical and contemporary design principles. The foundation seeks to inspire and create sustainable solutions for the business community and society at large. Follow the link below to the associated document.

http://www.slideshare.net/cranmorefoundation/cranmore-foundation-five-part-process-12819910

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Cranmore Foundation - five part process

  1. 1. on wisdom traditionsinspiring new vitality for sustainable business unlocking wisdom traditions for business Cranmore Foundation
  2. 2. we need new answers to solve our challengeswisdom traditions’ universal principles may provide solutions;although often found within religions and cultural rituals,at a deeper level wisdom traditions contain universal principles.our premise:the essence of that knowledge may be unlockedand crafted as ‘design principles’ for practical application
  3. 3. to decode the universal principles of wisdom traditionsand craft them into ‘design principles’that may create deeply sustainable solutionsrequires a five part process described in this presentation
  4. 4. the process connectsthe deep inner aspect of wisdomwith the outer expression in business practicesit carefully reformulatesthe rich understanding of universal principlesinto practical design principles for more sustainable solutions
  5. 5. wisdom traditions describe vital universal principlesgoverning all aspects of existenceapplicable at any scale and in any situationwisdom traditions have two different aspects• knowledge and understanding• the lived experience of knowledge
  6. 6. the universal principles in wisdom traditionsreformulated as design principles providepractical rules which allow us to createsolutions that are deeply sustainable
  7. 7. because wisdom traditionshave been applied mostly to personal developmenttheir language may seem unsuited to practical useto create applicable design principles we needto reformulate them into a language that is relevantwithout losing their essential meaning
  8. 8. unlocking the universal principles in wisdom traditionsand reformulating them into design principleswithout losing their essence,requires a specific process we call ‘deep reading’which entails five areas of effort and talent…
  9. 9. culture bearers: expressing and sharing living wisdom knowledge scholars: deeply reflect on a reformulation true to its essencerhapsodic thinkers: visualising how the knowledge might be useful to business designers: phrasing the knowledge into design principles business people: creating the opportunity for application
  10. 10. cranmore foundationrecognizes the need for wisdom knowledge as essentialto create truly and deeply sustainable solutionsfor business and society at largethe five part process outlines a great opportunity
  11. 11. cranmore foundationcreates awareness and a sense of urgencyto connect business and wisdom traditions anddevelop modern practical applications of ancient knowledgeit engages in research and developmentand invites interested parties to join that process
  12. 12. on wisdom traditions inspiring new vitality for sustainable business unlocking wisdom traditions for business Cranmore Foundation This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales License. To view a copy of this license, visithttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/uk/ or send a letter to Creative Commons, 171 Second Street, Suite 300, San Francisco, California, 94105, USA.

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