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

Making CommunitySense

From 2013-2015, I was the project leader for developing the initial demonstrator of this KnowledgeCloud. Because of my relevant expertise, I was asked to participate as an external expert in the CIDES project. Public libraries are cornerstones of civil society.

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“But what if our people dominate?”

Chris Corrigan

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. Being honest helps people to show up in a trusting way, and helps them to know how much time and energy to spend on your initiative.

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