Author Archives: Patrick A. Trottier

About Patrick A. Trottier

I am a 30 plus year applied Organizational Development practitioner having honed my craft in the U.S., Canada and internationally. Presently living in beautiful Vancouver, B.C., I am currently developing the next evolution of O.D. termed; 'Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC)®, and focusing on Emergent OD®, Emergent Change® and the development of Emergent Organizations® within my professional practice.

An Emergent Mindset

An emergent mindset continually ‘re-frames’ one’s assumptions, beliefs and perspectives, and becomes comfortable with exploring the ‘unknown’ while manifesting an organization to naturally flow with rapid change, and the rising complexity of our environments. An emergent mindset can be simply … Continue reading

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Humanizing The Workplace

The following PPT was presented on July 29th, 2021 as part of a panel conversation focused on ‘Humanizing The Workplace’ presented by The Centre For Organization, Leadership Development Network (COLD), Zimbabwe, Africa – https://www.centreold.com/ There were four excellent panel people … Continue reading

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‘Sustainability’ Why Do Organizations Get Stuck? An Emergent OD® Perspective

The following PPT was presented at the 2021 ODLN Annual Conference July 30, 31 in Zimbabwe, Africa. The Centre For Organization, Leadership Development Network (COLD, ODLN), Zimbabwe, Africa – https://www.centreold.com/ The following are areas that we had great conversations about … Continue reading

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Pattern Thinking and Emergent Change®

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and … Continue reading

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Emergent Leadership™ For The Modern World

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and … Continue reading

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Self-Agency

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and … Continue reading

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Up-dated PPT ‘Part 1, Emergent Change’

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and … Continue reading

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The Simple Law of Emergent Transforming™

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and … Continue reading

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Emergent Organizations™: An Introduction To Emergent Organizational Development And Change (EODC)®

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and … Continue reading

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EODC® – Key Emergent Phrases / Terms

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® is a registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and Associates. Written permission is required. © Patrick A. Trottier … Continue reading

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Basic Principles Of The Emergent Organizational Development and Change (EODC)® Platform

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and … Continue reading

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Chaos Is Natural For Change and Emergence To Occur

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and … Continue reading

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Part 4. Emergent Organizational Development® – Novel Technologies and Collaborative Network Organizations For The 21st Century Video

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and … Continue reading

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Planned Change, Event Change and Emergent Change®

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and … Continue reading

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The Emergent Organizational Development and Change (EODC)® Platform

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and … Continue reading

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Emergent Action Research™ (EAR), and Emergent Learning

™ Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier … Continue reading

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A Leadership Culture

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and … Continue reading

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Part 1: Emergent Organizational Development® – Emergent Change® Video

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and … Continue reading

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Shifting Cognitive and Emotional Frameworks

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® (EODC®) , Emergent Organizational Development® (EOD®) and Emergent Change® are under registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and … Continue reading

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Emergent Change vs. Planned Change

Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change® is a registered trademark, 2017. All writings are considered under copyright as per The Institute For Emergent Organizational Development and Emergent Change®, Patrick Trottier and Associates. Written permission is required. Lately, I have read … Continue reading

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