ulabscot stories

Co-sensing – a deadly conversation

  In the final of the series of four blog posts around the co-sensing element within u.lab Kuladharini, the Chief Executive of the Scottish Recovery Consortium, talks about using u.lab tools to have a “Deadly Serious Conversation” around tackling the issue of death from substance misuse.  When I spoke to her she noted that this […]

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The Coaching Circle Experience

The third in a series of four blog posts around co-sensing is with a group of people who have been involved in a coaching circle as part of U.Lab in Glasgow.  Anne McCann, Kate McHendrie and Tommy all work with different organisations and came together after attending an open evening advertised on the u.lab Scotland Facebook […]

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The Basics

What is u.lab?

u.lab is a global online course of study and practice offered free of charge by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the Presencing Institute each September. It is based on the Theory U methodology (or u.process), a framework, an approach and set of tools which aim to bring new ideas into action and enhance existing […]

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“Different and better conversations”

The second in a series of blog posts is with Anne Connor who is the Chief Executive of Outside the Box, a third sector organisation which provides independent development support to groups and people across Scotland who want to make a difference within their communities.  

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Events

A series of Open Gatherings for 2017

Collectively in 2016, there was a call for more opportunities to come together across the u.lab community in Scotland. These are open to anyone with an interest in u.lab: whether you’ve taken part in some capacity before, been to a taster session, or just heard about it from friends or colleagues and want to find […]

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News

Exciting news about the latest u.lab offering!

Did you see this lovely bundle of news land in your email box today?  Below, the u.lab team outline what’s coming up for an additional u.lab offering (2x) starting next month. And mark your diaries – we will be hosting an open gathering on 15 June for all u.labbers and those curious about u.lab on the […]

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Stories: NHS analysts going out into the wider system

The first in a series of four blog posts around co-sensing is with Lorna Jackson who is the Associate Director for Analytics and Intelligence in Public Health for NHS National Services Scotland. She took part in u.lab in 2015 and this year has been working on using this learning and applying it within her area […]

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Hubs, ulabscot stories

Stories: Why we got involved with u.lab

The NHS Lanarkshire Hub is made up of members with a variety of roles within the NHS, along with a member from the Citizens Advice Bureau, all based in the Lanarkshire area.  The group was formed following the holding of taster sessions within NHS Health and Improvement which were hosted by a hub formed during […]

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