The Value and Limits of Intuition

Jenny Connected

Prejudices are pre-judgements (forming an opinion before coming aware of the relevant facts) and are inevitable. Pattern recognition is an important element in becoming an expert. Problem solving often involves visual rather than verbal forms of work.

2019 178

Mapping the social innovation ecosystems around public libraries together: the Czech connection(s)

Making CommunitySense

They form the “ third places ” where individual citizens meet and mingle, get informed, learn, as well as form and share opinions. Because of my relevant expertise, I was asked to participate as an external expert in the CIDES project.

2019 207

Using personas in design of online and blended learning

Joitske Hulsebosch

It is best to developing the personas in an interactive session with a design group consisting of various stakeholders, often content experts and other actors. Content experts in particular often think about what is important for everyone to know rather than what the participants need.

2019 164

The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

I’ve worked with some form of community my entire career. Several thoughtful methods have been formalized and documented by platform vendors and industry experts. A version of this post appeared on LinkedIn in February of 2019.

2019 46

“But what if our people dominate?”

Chris Corrigan

Sometimes this takes the form of a leader wanting to engage employees. Inviting a group into these practices helps them focus on each other as as potential experts. Beyond that, truly open questions make it easy to encourage people to listen to one another and they de-centre expertise, meaning that the group itself can truly become the experts.

2019 61