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Parallel Work Universes Exist

What it is like to work inside encode.org as a Purpose Agent in a For-Purpose Enterprise.

By signing I became a full legal manager of the company, as well as a partner of the organization — equally responsible to manage the company and equally legally liable.

COMPANY: Working within a Dynamic Capital Structure system

Types of Units used at encode.org

I feel as a co-entrepreneur — which I in fact am.

ORGANIZATION: Working in a holacratic system

Snapshot of encode.org’s structure on glassfrog

Nobody tells me what to do, nobody attempts to boss me around. I am being treated as an adult. I lead my roles and interpret them as I see fit. I prioritize the actions and projects of my roles dynamically.

It’s a huge relief that I can rely on my colleagues to do the same to solve their own tensions. I don’t need to try to “help” them or heroically take over. They can perfectly take care of their own needs.

ASSOCIATION: Showing up as a whole human being

Some members of our Association: Jo, Linda, Nate and Tom

Paradoxically and surprisingly, this non-coercive free association exerts its own irresistible pull and I end up loving everybody in the end.

Nate & Christiane at the Amsterdam Meetup, Oct 2016

Living in the intersection of Company, Organization and Association

For-Purpose Enterprise comprised of 3 containers with Purpose Agent at the center
“Work-Jockeys” mix and match their work engagements cross-organizationally
encode.org’s Association members during meetup in Amsterdam, Oct 2016

Ready now or just a little curious? Encode.org is looking for partners, select service providers and new purpose aligned clients. We invite you to drop us a message at encode.org or we’d love to see you at one of our upcoming practitioner events.



Purpose: To connect power, purpose and work. #teal #self-organization #holacracy

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Dennis Wittrock

Integral pioneer from Germany. Holacracy Master Coach at Xpreneurs. Partner at encode.org. Co-founder Integral European Conference. www.denniswittrock.com