The Network of
Organizations Alive! Practitioners
The Network of Organizations Alive! (a.k.a. NOA!) Practitioners was launched on November 29, 2005, with the
first graduates of the
Workshop held on November 21 and 22.
Since then our numbers have grown, and we are becoming a dynamic and very lively
network of highly-skilled consultants, managers, executives, project leaders, facilitators, trainers,
coaches, and HR specialists. We are challenged daily by our clients, but
encouraged by the insight, simplicity, and comprehensiveness that the
Organizations Alive! Model model brings to the work
that they ask us to do. You can
read some members' profiles at this
NOA! provides support and learning opportunities for
Practitioners (Trained, Licensed, and Master Levels) of the Organizations Alive! Model, including:
was set up to:
network and stay connected as a Community of
explore the theory and practical applications of the model
share success stories and ideas for
request and offer help to each other
teach what they know and learn new things
make announcements - news, invitations, updates,
share resources, articles, and other useful information
provide coordinates and web links to
clients and colleagues via the
Originally, in 2005, a
Yahoo! Group was set up as a closed group for
practitioners to network with each other. In 2009 it was changed to an open LinkedIn
forum. To join this Organizations Alive! Forum, go to -
Breakfast Meetings are held in Ottawa from time
to time for:
face-to-face introductions and networking with
professional development - like Consultation
Events with non-profit organizations, incorporating other models and tools in
their work with Organizations Alive!, etc.
discussing new projects,
resources, and upcoming events
Organizations Alive! WORKOUTS (a.k.a. Consultation Events) with charitable
From time to time Mastery Meetings are held in Ottawa to:
support each other in our personal and professional development
strengthen the Organizations Alive! Community of Practice
Access to one-on-one coaching to support their
use of the model with clients.
As Licensed Practitioners, access to
resources for their colleagues and clients
As Master Practitioners, offer
Organizations Alive! workshops and interventions.
... and more!
þ What does the name 'Noa' mean?