5CAN Examples – learning organisation

The free 5CAN tool has been online for three months now, and it has been tried by a number of organisations. The answers and reports are confidential, but we can see a few trends. First of all, organisations seem to be very self-critical, because we note that the average score is below 3. Is this particular to non-profit organisations working for development? Secondly, the lowest scores can be...
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5CAN examples – multinational organisation

If you have not yet tried our quick scan based on the 5 capability model, give it a try. The tool is free and intended to allow users to get a feeling of using the 5C model. The 5 capabiltiy model was developed by ECDPM and provides a specific way of looking at organisational performance. It is a conceptual model. To use it in practice one will have to translate the model into a tool for...
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Examples with the 5CAN – the pioneer organisation

To gain insights and make organisational performance visible, Double Loop has recently designed a quick scan using the 5 capability framework that was developed by ECDPM. Looking at an organisation or system through 5C glasses has proven to be useful for reflection and discussion within the organisation and an invaluable first step towards bringing about concrete long-term changes within an...
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Creative Thinking

Recently, I followed a training skills course on Creative Thinking at the Inspiration Company. The objectives of the course were to learn and practice with innovative, creative, out-of-the-box thinking methodologies to help yourself and others to think differently in order to solve problems. During the course, we used and experimented with a large number of tools. Although the problems posed...
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