Three Levels in Senge's 5 Disciplines

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A ‘discipline’ is viewed by Senge as a series of principles and practices that we study, master and integrate into our lives. Each of the five disciplines can be approached at three levels: 1) PRACTICES: what you do. 2) PRINCIPLES: guiding ideas and insights. 3) ESSENCES: the state of being those with high levels of mastery in the discipline. (...) Read more? Sign up for free

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We need to also address issues of resistance.

  Keen To Learn, Manager, United Kingdom

Personal Mastery is Key

In my opinion, personal mastery is the key goal as this will drive progress with all other disciplines. There is little point driving forward a shared vision or team learning if individuals in the organization are not enlightened enough to make the most of a pro-learning climate.

  Wendy Meijer, Management Consultant, Netherlands

3 Levels of Senge’s 5 Disciplines

@BEN ONG: I agree that we need to address issues of resistance. In my opinion we need to acknowledge the resistance, and inquire about the qualities in the resistance, and where differences come together.
Where does this fit in the three levels above?

  Gerard Leigh, Business Consultant, United Kingdom

Resistance or Readiness?

@BEN ONG and @Wendy Meijer - On the subject of res (...)

  Andrea D Diaz, Student (Other), United States

Readiness to Change

@: People resist when they do not see where they " (...)

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