Walking away from facebook

Chris Corrigan

I will occasionally scan my feed and if I see that you have a birthday, or have experienced a death in the family, and you are a person with whom I have a personal relationship, you may well get an email or a phone call from me.

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Why it’s hard to talk about dialogic containers in English

Chris Corrigan

The word itself is actually a metaphor and used in indigenous-settler contexts, as my friend Jerry Nagel pointed out in an email this morning, it can be taken to mean the very core act of colonization: to contain a group of people. On the Art of Hosting list today there has been a very interesting conversation about some of the Japanese words that are used to describe space and container.

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Capacity building and scaling a participatory approach

Chris Corrigan

On the Art of Hosting email list last month, there was an inquiry posted by Monica Nissén asking about scaling the Art of Hosting as a leadership practice through levels of engagement.

2019 68

Stuck, (un)schooling and social, writing


I was in email discussion today which touched the reasons behind my choices of now to start a school myself. I was trying to write some end-of-the-year posts, but everything that I’d like to summarise changes very fast. So instead something quick – a few things that make me busy thinking now. There is a lot of discussions about schools in our house recently.

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Blogging Without Facebook

How to Save the World

I did that with a lot of trepidation, for two reasons: My work was read (and commented on) almost as much there as via email notifications and direct links. Cartoon from the New Yorker by Lee Lorenz.

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Senior Social Media Professional Training – August 2018

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

or you can email us ?? Will be run again in 2019 when I clear the backlog of client social media strategy contracts and inhouse corporate workshops and conference thingies. AUGUST 27TH-29TH 2018 SOCIAL MEDIA WORKSHOP, SYDNEY Australia.

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