In this talk given to Google employees, I explored the ways our meta-crisis is both an opportunity and a challenge. The complex problems facing the world today require critical systems change. Individual and collective change can expose our most basic vulnerabilities and ask us to respond with wisdom, clarity, compassion and collaboration. If we are to turn the Titanic around with innovation, we need to rely on more than data, which is incomplete. We need to exercise humility and to apply …
It’s Game Time on Planet Earth.
Our evolutionary crisis is forging a new kind of 21st-century hero—one who looks just like you.
Who will you be in this time of great transition?
It's time for evolutionary action.
My name is Terry Patten and I am dedicated to serving the future of life on Earth at a time when we can’t take anything for granted. My purpose is to catalyze an extraordinary new wave of human flourishing by convening integral conversations and leading communities of evolutionary practice.
Join Terry this summer at the beautiful Rowe Center for a heart centered and engaging workshop: Confronting the “Meta-Crisis”- How You Can Be the Change You Want to See So many predicaments threatening human civilizations and the lives of other species are converging so quickly that a new term has emerged: “the Meta-Crisis” — the sum of our ecological, economic, social, cultural, and political emergencies. However, there’s a way through this darkness to the hope “on the other side,” and you — …
Consider joining us in the yearlong experiment: Living in a New Republic of the Heart: A Radical Experiment in Being the Change. Listen to answers to questions you may have here: You'll be joining a community of activist-practitioners in mutual recognition of our unity. We will help each other integrate the 'inner work' and the 'outer work' to bring about a stage in humanity's evolving pattern. If you have questions about participating in this pioneering pilot project aimed at helping …