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Enterprise Gardening                      Transforming your organisation into                      the place where you lon...
This is where I work    City of London
This is what I doNurture and Realise Potential
WARClassic Corporate Metaphor
Metaphor -> Language -> Behaviour
Keep calm                    Do gardeningNurture -> Opportunity -> Potential Released -> Achievement -> Nurture
“But gardening is for wimps!”  It’s too touchy-feely, soft and fluffy
Social Enterprise + Gardening =     Enterprise Gardening
Curious, Playful, Kind,Courageous and Clever
Be curious
Be playful
Be kind
Be courageous
Be clever
Key PrinciplesEnterprise Gardening
Take baby steps
Everyone adds value
Be patient
Practice, practice, practice
Be pragmatic
Keep calmDo Enterprise Gardening
Enterprise Gardening
Enterprise Gardening
Enterprise Gardening
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Enterprise Gardening

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Do you feel all washed out and chewed up by your daily slog? Are you snowed under an ever-growing mountain of low value work? Do you dream instead of making a dent in the world through positive contribution to the world from where youʼre sitting? Then itʼs time to try the latest great indoor activity to reach organisations both large and small: Enterprise Gardening.

Enterprise Gardening combines the philosophy and principles of Social Enterprise with the gardening metaphor as a way of helping organisations to flourish.

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Enterprise Gardening

  1. 1. Enterprise Gardening Transforming your organisation into the place where you long to belongBy Portia Tungwww.enterprisegardening.org
  2. 2. This is where I work City of London
  3. 3. This is what I doNurture and Realise Potential
  4. 4. WARClassic Corporate Metaphor
  5. 5. Metaphor -> Language -> Behaviour
  6. 6. Keep calm Do gardeningNurture -> Opportunity -> Potential Released -> Achievement -> Nurture
  7. 7. “But gardening is for wimps!” It’s too touchy-feely, soft and fluffy
  8. 8. Social Enterprise + Gardening = Enterprise Gardening
  9. 9. Curious, Playful, Kind,Courageous and Clever
  10. 10. Be curious
  11. 11. Be playful
  12. 12. Be kind
  13. 13. Be courageous
  14. 14. Be clever
  15. 15. Key PrinciplesEnterprise Gardening
  16. 16. Take baby steps
  17. 17. Everyone adds value
  18. 18. Be patient
  19. 19. Practice, practice, practice
  20. 20. Be pragmatic
  21. 21. Keep calmDo Enterprise Gardening

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