The #OCE2012 Harvest

Michelle Laurie

A few weeks ago I co-designed/facilitated a learning event for BC Campus called “ The Online Community Enthusiasts Gathering “ This is an annual gathering of interesting people mostly from the Lower Mainland/Vancouver Island. Here is the video from Heather Kincaid: Heather also put together a harvest using “storify” which made a story from all of the tweeting during the day: [link]. How do we document, share and foster ongoing learning?

Reflections on 3 days of graphic facilitation in Rossland, B.C, #rosviz

Michelle Laurie

Rosviz, our annual graphic facilitation workshop in Rossland, B.C. finished July 20 th however I am still buzzing as the ‘harvests’ of the 3 day ‘drawing on walls’ adventure keep rolling in! Our Participatory Graphic Recording Harvest Wall.

A collective harvest of the four fold practice

Chris Corrigan

Here is a snippet of the harvest from our work this week: Presensing and hosting yourself. be clear about the purpose of and the intended harvest of a conversation. Art of Hosting Facilitation PracticeThe last couple of weeks my deepening of perspective on the four fold practice of the art of hosting has continued. In the Art of Hosting Water Dialogues we are teaching the practice and inviting participants to reflect on what they already know about the practice.

Graphic Facilitation Workshop September 23-24, 2013 – Registration Open!

Michelle Laurie

Warming up at Graphic Facilitation workshop. I am pleased to announce that there will be a Graphic Facilitation Workshop in Rossland, B.C., Facilitators, project managers, team leaders and members, town planners, teachers and anyone who would like to engage others beyond words. .

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Simple meeting design

Chris Corrigan

First we design the bookends: Purpose on the one hand and harvest/action on the other hand. The meeting itself therefore become the vehicle by which a group of people reach a harvest and wise action ground in a purpose and a deep need. Harvest. What do you want to harvest? -

“Not to fight with one another”

Chris Corrigan

I am not a fan of giving people groundrules, because as a facilitator it puts me in the position of enforcer, and gives people an out for how the behave towards one another. Art of Harvesting Art of Hosting Community Conversation Design Facilitation First Nations Invitation World Cafe

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Graphic Facilitation Workshop ‘Rosviz’ 2015

Full Circle Associates

Graphic Facilitation Workshop ‘Rosviz’ 2015 | Michelle Laurie rants and raves reminds us that it is that time again… drum roll… Graphic Facilitation Workshop ‘Rosviz’ 2015 Welcome to the 6th Annual Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 13-14, 2015 Location: Beautiful Rossland, B.C., Canada Imagine you are planning a project, facilitating a meeting or writing a report. There will be time for lots of practice, feedback and facilitation support.

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Just about the most fun you can have getting paid

Chris Corrigan

We were hired by the Aboriginal Housing Management Association of BC to facilitate dialogue at this 800 person international gathering. Our first challenge was to think about how to harvest stories and connections quickly from 800 people. Art of Harvesting Collaboration Design Facilitation First Nations Stories World CafeSItting here with Geoff Brown and Steven Wright at the World Indigenous Housing Conference here in Vancouver.

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Shareable: A Shared Workspace Must Be Built Through Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Turn walls into chalkboards, hang photos of people and connective information about what needs to be done and how, install and switch comfy couches and harvest tables, create notice boards, job postings and events listings, keep a coffee station. Skip to Navigation. Register for Free! Login.

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Practice Notes: Cafes for taking a conference to action

Chris Corrigan

” The harvest from that round was a post it note from each participant outlining some of their learning needs, which union staff will use to help support the members with resources and materials. ” The harvest from this was simply to inspire and connect each other in preparation for the next day’s work. Art of Hosting Conversation Design Facilitation Open Space World Cafe

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On the road again to co-host

Chris Corrigan

So as I go into this Art of Hosting, I’m going to do a little harvest on what working together is like, and try to take that to others. Chris Chapman – my Ireland based colleague – and I are looking to create something more descriptive about the practices of co-hosting, and so we have a little bit of a harvest plan going forward. Art of Hosting FacilitationOff to Salt Lake City Utah to work with Tenneson Woolf and Teresa Posakony on another Art of Hosting.