Basic design for extraordinary conversations

Chris Corrigan

Each of these phases has to be designed in the beginning, but with space for emergent outcomes. Think of this model as a framework for holding the flow of an extraordinary event in the life of an organization. The second phase is hosting and harvesting.

New Models for Creation and Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Jul 18 2008 New Models for Creation and Collaboration Published by Nancy White at 10:26 am under collaboration I’m a Joss Whedon fan.

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Unleashing Joy Through Visual Facilitation – Part 4 of ISS Fellowship

Full Circle Associates

The structure of the workshop is designed around modeling an interactive initial engagement visual activity, unleashing of drawing joy (“I CAN DRAW”), development of icon skills and wrapped up with another visual activity, this time focused on reflection and evaluation.

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Why culture matters

Chris Corrigan

Cynefin is also useful in that it warns us against a number of fatal category errors people make when trying to design solutions to problems. Art of Harvesting Design Emergence Facilitation First Nations Leadership StoriesAnalyse this.!

Making a rough and ready pattern language as a creativity tool

Chris Corrigan

We are blending an Art of Hosting workshop with content and process from some recent research in neuroscience, epigenetics, and adverse childhood experiences and with wellness and leadership models from our Navajo colleagues with whom we have a ten year relationship.

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Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This topic is designed to give you some tools and ideas for including social media appropriately in your overall organizational strategic plan and to measure its effectiveness.

Mapping the World: the INGENAES Global Symposium and Learning Exchange

Making CommunitySense

The January 2017 INGENAES Global Symposium and Learning Exchange in Zambia aimed to use mapping to catalyze this process, connecting practitioners and researchers across the sub-domains of the field, including participants designing and committing to follow-up activities back home.

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Working as knowmads: How to stimulate knowmadic working in organisations?

Joitske Hulsebosch

The above model from our book Learning in Times of Tweets, Apps and Like was provided as thought provoker. In this model we describe four types of professionals. This group can also develop further.You may use the Seek-Sense-Share model to work on sharpening individual practices.

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Visions of Business Ecosystems

Partnering Resources

With designer Becky Clarkson , Sechrest developed a one-page visual to describe the Corvallis start-up business ecosystem. That central metaphor was the harvest, which tied into another local industry, wine growing. Incredible complexity. So many moving parts.

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Good Suggestions for “Fixing the Q&A” Session

Full Circle Associates

Thomas talks about the mismatch between the intention for interaction with the audience, and the poor design of most Q&A sessions that happen after keynotes or talks. Harvest. You can also do post it note harvests, capture visually, among many options.

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Missing Pieces: The Activity Stream Aggregator

Collaborative Thinking

a person’s activity stream gives people a richer mental model of what someone is doing over time that presence indicators and status messages within IM clients). FriendFeed was a popular aggregator that harvested information from a variety of social sites (music, blogs, photos, status updates, etc) and expressed that information in a common format. Two design and architectural issues created a scaling challenge for FriendFeed.

So many learning style tests, so little time.

Joitske Hulsebosch

Hoping this awareness help you to try to stretch and integrate opposite preferences in your design. Here's the list of learning/personality styles tests I harvested: 4MAT system by Bernice McCarthy (paid assessment) Friendly Style Profile (paid assessment) Navigational v.

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Art of Hosting, October 3-6, 2010 on Bowen Island

Chris Corrigan

Please consider joining us on Bowen Island, BC, Canada for an Art of Hosting learning retreat, October 3-6, 2010. On the hosting team will be Teresa Posakony, Caitlin Frost and Tenneson Woolf , me. Pass along to your networks or to anyone you know interested in this opportunity.

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Art of Hosting beyond the basics: a new offering

Chris Corrigan

One of the threads in our gathering was and exploration of how the practice of hosting and harvest conversations in the world can be applied to working with groups in ever increasing scale and influence. But this cannot be a classical “train the trainer” model.

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Activity Streams: Moving Beyond Event Aggregation

Collaborative Thinking

However resulting “stream glut”, interoperability, and security-related issues will threaten benefits unless better user experience design, filtering, standardization, permission models, and back-end analytics are applied. . FriendFeed harvests information from a variety of sources (music, photos, status messages), forcing the company to develop/maintain custom integrations for many different publishers and slowing down the ability to add new publishers.

Wanderings of a Liberating Structures Practitioner – Part 2 the practice

Full Circle Associates

As the meeting concept evolved, the team eventually invited me to help them design and facilitate the three days, giving them a chance to step back and participate themselves, and see Liberating Structures in action. I had my string of Liberating Structures and back ups all designed.

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From the feed

Chris Corrigan

Harvesting things from the RSS fields: Rob Paterson begins a series on The Natural Organization which uses a model of systemic change that is very similar to the one we are using with the Berkana Institute in Art of Hosting learning events. Geoff Brown ’s new blog design looks great, and his link to Kaki King is a bonus.

The Mushroom at the End of the World

How to Save the World

To show this interdependence, she describes how one tiny piece of the economy actually works — the harvesting and distribution of matsutake mushrooms. Harvesting crops is salvage. It can’t be designed or controlled. The model was then exported to the factory.

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Running a Pro Action Cafe for 300 people

Chris Corrigan

The inimitable Avril Orloff designed some templates for us and Matt Mayer and Brenna Atnikov were on hand to help hold space and to be good sounding boards for design and harvesting ideas.

2017 74

Missing Pieces: The Activity Stream Aggregator

Collaborative Thinking

a person’s activity stream gives people a richer mental model of what someone is doing over time that presence indicators and status messages within IM clients). FriendFeed was a popular aggregator that harvested information from a variety of social sites (music, blogs, photos, status updates, etc) and expressed that information in a common format. Two design and architectural issues created a scaling challenge for FriendFeed.

Facilitation Card Decks | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This is probably why I was so attracted to the “drawing on walls&# involved in graphic facilitation , kinesthetic modeling and just plain PLAY as a way to work together. IDEO Method Cards I’ve been using these cards for years and in almost every way except as design method cards.

From workplace courses to global conversations

Nancy White

In the process, I learn a lot; about the content of the event, and about design of learning events. My peers provide great role-models, and along the way we develop our skills for working in a distributed way. the model for communication has been turned upside down. Role model by openly pursuing your own learning agenda, including making “not knowing&# ok.

Shareable: A Shared Workspace Must Be Built Through Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

urban design. Collaborative space at The Hub Milan, designed by Andrea Paoletti, Marta Pietroboni and Roberto Siena. Design won’t create a collaborative space by itself. Good design can encourage connections and foster new ideas in businesses, but isn't always enough.

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Technology Stewardship at Libraries – Free Online Event | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Nancy is recognized internationally for her research exploring online communities today, and in her work as a technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces. and her team at WebJunction are great role models.

From workplace courses to global conversations | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We had FAR more we wanted to write and had to edit out a lot, making us both appreciate how rich the topic is of moving beyond the formal workplace training model and blending it with the rich and ongoing learning we experience in our global communities and conversations.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

It is built on a tree-branching model. If you are trying to reify and support a hierarchical reporting and accountability model based on the org chart, SharePoint fits like a glove. Our mental models and values permeate the very coding of the software we use.

Thinking about systems change practices - letting go

John Tropea - Delicious Community

If I can role model learning through my mistakes, I make the environment safer for my collaborators, clients and colleagues to do the same thing. I’m learning to design moments for story telling and meaning making into my practice.

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Small World Labs “Small World Labs provides the design, implementation, and hosting services for your online social or professional network.&#

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Social Media in Intl. Dev: Dr. Steve Eskow | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Dev: Gauresh Rajadhyaksh on iSimulate (crowd sourcing economic models) Social Media in Intl. Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Sep 28 2009 Social Media in Intl.

How Would We Behave Without ‘Selves’?

How to Save the World

It could of course be argued that even if that is correct, it’s useless knowledge, a model without value — science as currently constituted can’t do anything with the realization that there is no time, no space, and no one. image: from Martijn Meijerink on skitterphoto.com, cc0.

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Matt and Nancy blather about slow communities | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

07:15 – Fast is good for social media experiments * and brainstorming, iterative design, and getting the chores done… 08:00 – We need to learn & reflect * do leaders role model reflection and learning?

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Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

It is built on a tree-branching model. If you are trying to reify and support a hierarchical reporting and accountability model based on the org chart, SharePoint fits like a glove. Our mental models and values permeate the very coding of the software we use.

What do we mean by engagement online? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Role model passsion, and your own engagement. So if your goal was to design a lesson for 10th graders on Beethoven, ask them to design the perfect lesson where students would learn nothing.

Brandy Agerbeck’s Obama Speach Visual Capture | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What is your harvesting practice? While there is often an intent towards neutrality in graphic recording (or any kind of harvesting and summarizing), I don’t know many of us who can pull that off.

4 Meta Skills for Learning Professionals | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Without awareness of our biases and preferences, how can we avoid the trap of simply designing for ourselves and excluding others? If you want to hold on to old models and ways of doing things, I suspect the next phase may be difficult.

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Will the Collapse of Civilization Begin With Global Corporatist Totalitarianism?

How to Save the World

It also eschews Charity (“a degenerate form of gift that cannot be reciprocated; a handout designed to please the benefactor”). STAGE. WHAT COLLAPSES. SIGNS OF COLLAPSE. E.G. OF CULTURE AT THIS STAGE. COPING/RESILIENCE MECHANISMS. Financial Collapse.

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Extending the Four Fold practice of the Art of Hosting

Chris Corrigan

through teaching Cynefin and working with harvesting methods that are sense-making based, we extend the practice of participation to move beyond the acts of listening, speaking and learning and into the realms of sensing, interpreting and decision making.

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The World Cafe Community – Virtual Cafes? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What happens in the collective harvest when there are a number of different topics being discussed?

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups). tools and approaches and community and instructional design. Strong emphasis on the design, deployment and evaluation of productive online interaction spaces. Design, implement and moderate/facilitate online communities and workgroups.

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The World Cafe Community – Virtual Cafes? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What happens in the collective harvest when there are a number of different topics being discussed?

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Skills for Learning Professionals Part 3 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Mohammed Amine Chatti’s description of double loop learning is a nice model, and Nancy White emphasises the value of shared reflection through blogging and conversations with [.]

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Free workshop: Facilitating online communities | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This course has been developed by staff in the Educational Development Centre of Otago Polytechnic and is designed to help both formal and informal learners access and interpret models, research and professional dialog in the facilitation of online communities.

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Online Facilitation, Twitter, Backchannel and Keynotes | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I like to role model reciprocity. Firstly, it models so beautifully how to combine blogging and reflective practice – I think this post is an excellent template for teachers. I know I really value this role modelling for my personal learning.