Great meeting and art? Try Graphic Facilitation

Michelle Laurie

Lovely facilitator drawing by Nancy White, graphic facilitator extraordinaire. I’m offering a workshop July 9-10, 2018 in BC, Canada – please join me! Effective meetings Uncategorized effective meetings Facilitation graphic facilitation Visual Thinking Workshops

Announcing Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 9-10, 2018

Michelle Laurie

Location is the Prestige Mountain Resort in beautiful Rossland, British Columbia, Canada. Learn more: Graphic Facilitation Workshop 2018 This workshop (aka Rosviz) focuses on engaging beyond words.

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Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 2011

Nancy White

Graphic Facilitation Workshop 2011 ) We had a great time with the first version of this workshop in August of 2010 in BEAUTIFUL Rossland, BC. Graphic Facilitation Workshop 2011: Using Visuals for Effective Engagement. Part 3: More on Graphic Recording (July 14 afternoon).

Planning meetings? Can visuals help? Learn the basics at our 2018 Graphic Facilitation Workshop

Michelle Laurie

If you are keen to learn more about visual facilitation / graphic facilitation, want to get the most out of your meetings and your planning, consider joining us to learn the basics of the art (no experience necessary) – July 9-10, 2018 in Rossland, BC, Canada.

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Announcing the 5th Annual Graphic Facilitation Workshop

Michelle Laurie

Announcing the 5th Annual Graphic Facilitation Workshop. Graphic Facilitation Workshop 2014. Join us in Rossland, British Columbia, Canada, July 17-18, 2014. Uncategorized #rosviz graphic facilitation

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., Canada September 23-24th, 2013! I am still on cloud 9 after the Graphic Facilitation workshop.

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Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 13-15, 2011

Michelle Laurie

Graphic Agenda for climate change think tank made by 2010 workshop participants - Learning in Action! I am pleased to invite you to the 2nd annual graphic facilitation workshop in Rossland, B.C., Canada taking place July 13-15, 2011. Graphic Facilitation Workshop 2011.

Guest Post: Sylvia Currie’s Reflections on the RosViz Graphic Facilitation Workshop

Nancy White

Nancy’s Note : In July Michelle Laurie and I ran another graphic facilitation workshop in beautiful Rossland, BC, Canada. What happened at the 2011 RosViz Graphic Facilitation Workshop? TED Talk Graphic Scribes. Graphic Facilitation Workshop 2.

New Workshop: Prince George, BC, Aug 15-16th

Michelle Laurie

There are a handful of graphic facilitation workshops in major city centres, mostly in the USA. I’ve been offering one in the interior of southern BC, Canada for 8 years. Want to learn more about engaging beyond words?

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Changing the landscape…

Michelle Laurie

It’s fall in Canada and a season full of change. Kootenay Life Blogging graphic facilitation metaphors Reflective practice Visual Thinking Visually Planning Using a Mind Map. The leaves change colour, the temperature cools and the wind picks up! I love change and I love fall.

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Participatory Facilitation Techniques

Michelle Laurie

The CRT is an international agreement between Canada and the United States which governs how water is managed in our region (You can learn more at www.cbt.org/crt). Graphic Recording of Samoan Circle discussion by Lisa Theissen. Graphic Recording of Conversation Cafe by Lisa Theissen.

Workshop Alert – Rosviz is back!

Michelle Laurie

I am excited to announce the 3rd annual graphic facilitation workshop (aka Rosviz!) in beautiful Rossland, BC, Canada, July 18-20th, 2012. Drawing on Walls at the 2011 Graphic Facilitation Workshop in Rossland, B.C. The second day, we’ll build into the basic practices of graphic facilitation and recording. Our third day will be devoted to participatory graphic approaches, practicing and giving peer feedback.

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My Pen, Our Pens: Engagement through Participatory Visualization Workshop

Full Circle Associates

For the last 6 years we (Michelle and Nancy) have been leading introductory workshops on graphic facilitation, the use of visuals in group process. If you are looking for a great entry point into graphic facilitation, JUMP AT THIS OFFERING for September 19-20, 2016 in Rossland BC.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

This photo is one of a series depicting spontaneous play between a bear, who wandered into a camp inNorthern Canada, and a sled dog team tied up there overnights, over thecourse of a week. Nancys brilliant graphic summarizing the event is below.

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The Inside Scoop on the International Association of Business Communicators Conference

Partnering Resources

O Canada! I was surprised to see how well Canada was represented in DC. For those of you who prefer graphics to text, here’s a visual capsule of the conference.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

July 31, 2007 Workarounds for Oligopoly I nthe last year, Canadas largest brewery, largest retailer, three of itslargest mining companies, one of its largest steel companies and two ofits largest forestry companies have been sold to foreigners. UntilTuesday, that is, when Thomas Caldwell, the combative head of a largeCanadian securities firm, took out full-page open letter ads in thebusiness section of Canadas three largest newspapers headed "TheSellout of Corporate Canada".

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

June 13, 2007 Measures That Matter and The Misguided Productivity Scorecard A new report by the Conference Board of Canada laments the countrys laggingproductivity, measured by factors such as business and technologyliteracy, innovation and investment in R&D. So what should Canada do? BLOG TOOLS Salon Blog Rankings Salon Blog Recent Updates Technorati Cosmos Bloglines My RSS Subscribers Flickr: My Photos GeoURL World as a Blog BlogStreet Blogs Canada.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

July 13, 2007 If You Were the President A colleague asked me the other day, what I would do if I were,magically, the Prime Minister of Canada, with a supportive legislature.I July 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Jun Aug SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Canadas Cops Continue to Slide into US-style Corruption and Brutality: For the last year, starting with the report of how the RCMP wascomplicit in the US arrest and deportation to Syria for torture ofCanadian businessman Maher Arar, there has been a depressing litany ofreports of bad police behaviour at every level: the beating and murderof First Nations people, widespread corruption, kickbacks, theft andextortion, the use of excessive force in making arrests andextracting confessions, and more.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

July 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Jun Aug SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me. BLOG TOOLS Salon Blog Rankings Salon Blog Recent Updates Technorati Cosmos Bloglines My RSS Subscribers Flickr: My Photos GeoURL World as a Blog BlogStreet Blogs Canada.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

April 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Mar May SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me. BLOG TOOLS Salon Blog Rankings Salon Blog Recent Updates Technorati Cosmos Bloglines My RSS Subscribers Flickr: My Photos GeoURL World as a Blog BlogStreet Blogs Canada.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

He was so unhappy with Bush he announced plans in 2004 to moveto Canada and renounce his US citizenship. Nationalmedia inboth Canada and the US were holdinga bit of a circle jerk over the patriotic American who was ready tobecome atraitor to his country. BLOG TOOLS Salon Blog Rankings Salon Blog Recent Updates Technorati Cosmos Bloglines My RSS Subscribers Flickr: My Photos GeoURL World as a Blog BlogStreet Blogs Canada.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

July 18, 2007 Plenitude on Any Terms I n todays NYT ,Verlyn Klinkenborg laments the lack of attention to the fact thatCalifornias population (like Canadas) is expected to nearly double to60 million by 2050 (both populations, barring crisis, will reach 100million by 2100, with US total population expected to remain about tentimes that amount, one billion by 2100). Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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Community for the 21st Century Harvest

Nancy White

Here are my images: But hold on to your socks, because Amy Lenzo also recruited two of the BEST graphic facilitators to listen and scribe what they heard, Nancy Margulies and Susan Kelly.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

October 8, 2007 The Short Shelf Life of Information (and the Long Life of Memes) A great example of how touse a graphic to convey a ton of information. October 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Sep Nov SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

October 8, 2007 The Short Shelf Life of Information (and the Long Life of Memes) A great example of how touse a graphic to convey a ton of information. October 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Sep Nov SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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Reflecting on #socialartists and #change11

Nancy White

Let me give you an example: I know an oncological surgeon in Ontario, Canada who asks himself how to provide the social infrastructure for patients to learn about cancer. I think this approach (using such graphical tools) is excellent for the participants.

First Take: Microsoft Business Productivity Suite Online - Communications Online

Collaborative Thinking

file transfer, audio, video) should be expected but there will be some constraints (refer to the footnote on the graphic below). Microsoft announced this week (Monday, March 2, 2009), that its Business Productivity Online Suite (BPOS), was available for trial in 19 countries.

Links of the Month: July 15, 2013

How to Save the World

The Radicalization of Canada’s First Nations: Clayton Thomas-Muller explains how the First Nations movement against the Tar Sands, and against injustice , has become more sophisticated. Please, please don’t get taken in by Canada’s new right-wing “Liberal” party.

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Links of the Month: Sunday, June 8, 2014

How to Save the World

What America Cares About Now: A graphic that shows Upworthy’s page hits over the past year by subject. Etegami: I’ve often wanted to be able to write smart short sayings and illustrate them graphically the way Hugh Macleod does.

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Introducing Social Networking Tools and Social Networking Analysis to Business: What To Do

How to Save the World

September 27, 2007 Introducing Social Networking Tools and Social Networking Analysis to Business: What To Do I attended a meeting yesterday of a self-managed KM group facilitated by the Conference Board of Canada. September 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Aug Oct SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me.

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Links of the Quarter: September 2016

How to Save the World

The Collapse of Canada’s Political Left: Like its British cousins, Canada’s two prominent progressive parties are killing themselves. o ur civilization, it seems to me.

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Straight from the Consultant’s Mouth

Hildy Gottlieb

Gayle Valeriote is the manager of training and consultation for the Volunteer Centre of Guelph / Wellington , in Guelph, Ontario, Canada.

Links of the Quarter: September 29, 2015

How to Save the World

graphic circulating on the Internet; original source unknown). A NYT editorial explains what this means for Canada.

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Links of the Month: November 8, 2013

How to Save the World

The Desperate Need for Dying With Dignity: Dr Donald Low, who I met a few years ago and who died in September of an inoperable and debilitating brain tumour, made an impassioned plea for doctor-assisted suicide in Canada and everywhere, just before he died.

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Knowledge in the Workplace: Have It Your Way

How to Save the World

The graphic at the top of this post depicts what I think the averageorganizational user would ideally like as an extension of his/herbrain, memory and social networks. June 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 May Jul SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me.

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Links of the Month: November 19, 2011

How to Save the World

Canada has nothing to be proud of either (its scores don’t justify its overall rank). The Graphics of Inequality: Several interesting charts on the power and wealth of the 1% vs the 99%: Who are the 1%? Cartoon by Mark Hurwitt.

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A Methodology for Web 2.0 Collaboration Experiments (in Reluctant Organizations)

How to Save the World

April 2007 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 Mar May SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me. BLOG TOOLS Salon Blog Rankings Salon Blog Recent Updates Technorati Cosmos Bloglines My RSS Subscribers Flickr: My Photos GeoURL World as a Blog BlogStreet Blogs Canada.

Links of the Month: May 6, 2012

How to Save the World

I’ve been in the US for the last couple of weeks, and everything that is bad at home in Canada seems more transparently worse here.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

January 2008 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Dec Feb SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

This photo is one of a series depicting spontaneous play between a bear, who wandered into a camp inNorthern Canada, and a sled dog team tied up there overnights, over thecourse of a week. Nancys brilliant graphic summarizing the event is below.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

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