The Way we Hold Space: the Art of Creating Space for Something New to Emerge

When all the perspectives have been heard and the problem is known, but no decision has been reached yet, no solution designed, what is the role of a leader in the change-making process? This episode we explore the importance of holding space for ideas and solutions to emerge—in the work of innovation and in our daily lives.

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"As a leader and facilitator of change, this is the moment you have been waiting for. It's also when all eyes are on you and people expect you to solve the problem. How do you hold space for what can naturally emerge?"

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Change is in the Making is Domain7's podcast about creating purposeful change, together. 

Drawing from facilitation experience, co-creative practices, systems thinking, design thinking, user-centric design, community mediation and engagement methods, we delve into how to create people-centric organizational change. We'll be discussing themes of listening, empathy, culture-building and connection-making, tackling the complex challenges we face as people, teammates, and organizational innovators.



Kevan Gilbert

Domain7’s Facilitation Practice Lead, Kevan brings wisdom from over a decade of experience leading award-winning digital strategies for a wide variety of institutions and businesses. A seasoned and engaging facilitator and speaker who has been with Domain7 since 2010, Kevan has helped shape our collaborative and people-centric culture. He’s studied design thinking and innovation processes at the THNK School of Creative Leadership.


Veronica Collins

Veronica is Domain7's Brand and Editorial Director, exploring themes around digital making and human flourishing. A creative leader with rich experience in brand and storytelling for tech, social purpose, and higher education, Veronica enjoys cultivating a deeper understanding of how contemporary technologies can aid and support healthy human connection and create new spaces for meaning to emerge.

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