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Tools for a Hack Oregon project

Learning Alliances

A Hack Oregon project is fun and you get to make a contribution. Some “think abouts”. Nothing beats testing what works on the spot. Phone.

Hanging out with walrus hunters in Oregon

Chris Corrigan

I’m at an Open Space conference in Grande Ronde, Oregon which is a summit of Tribal leaders and federal government agencies from around the Pacific Northwest of the USA, and Alaska. The subject of the meeting is improving relations around environmental issues. He apologized for being late. He got delayed on the way in. ” Cool.

In Search of Excellence for the Portland, Oregon OD Network

Learning Alliances

Technology for Organization Development. Moving beyond a flip-chart was a significant shift. There were two major meetings that I recall.

Nick Owen keynote at the improv conference, Portland Oregon

Viv Mcwaters

I’m at the Applied Improv Conference in Portland Oregon with about 100 other people. Thought I’d try some live blogging. It’s day two – and Nick is our only keynote. The title of his session is called Touching the Heart: Exploring Core Values through Personal Storytelling. Nice incorporation. Here’s how to do it.

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Some thoughts on Action Research and Large Scale Change

Networking Action

By Hilary Bradbury – Oregon Health & Science University. Basic definitions.

2GQ ~ 2 Gyrlz Quarterly ~ Portland, Oregon arts, literature, & madness: CARMEN HERMOSILLO: HUMDOG IN MEMORIAM

Delicious/choconancy/online_facilitation

carmen saw so far ahead that, like the speed of light, she may continue to wait for us in the future. she wrote no small amount and i hope that this work can be assembled, collected, collated and reviewed. it is not that carmen deserves this, but instead that her eyesight deserves it. in a decade people will begin to understand her value.

Green Chameleon » The Exploding Whale: Why AARs Are Important

Green Chameleon

In Oregon, AARs are now taken very seriously. URLs are automatically converted into links. Thank you Edgar for your post! All rights reserved.

Why Systems Thinking is Awesome and a Trap in Five Quotes: Post 1: There Is No Spoon

Evolving Web

In 1994, I was hired to be the “transportation-land use link” by METRO, the regional government in Portland, Oregon. All his coworkers hate him.

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Designing with introverts in mind

Chris Corrigan

A long time ago I was an introverted person and over the years that has completely changed. Facilitators by definition bring people together.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

I mback from a wonderful vacation in Oregon, and feeling very centred. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. Wednesday, July 15, 2009 What Do You Want? BLOG What Do You Want?

SXSW Notes: Ambient Location and the Future of the Interface

Portals and KM

Amber Case is a cyborg anthropologist and user experience designer from Portland, Oregon. Here is another in my series on SXSW events. I am pleased to be attending SXSW for the first time. I am grateful for Adobe Acrobat for enabling me to attend. I will be attending some Adobe sponsored sessions. Here is the session description. He could.

Is the Sharing Economy Here Yet?

How to Save the World

Industrial Growth Economy. Sharing Economy. Purpose. Facilitate the acquisition and ownership of property. Management. Financing of Activity. Currency.

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How Many Circles Does it Take to Make a Community?

How to Save the World

for the economic, energy and ecological crises — and perhaps even collapse — we expect to see in the coming decades.

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Time well spent

Viv Mcwaters

I was there on holidays, and to attend the Applied Improv Conference in Portland, Oregon. Time well spent indeed.

Twitter Community Organizing Rules for Non Profits

Delicious/choconancy/online_facilitation

Robin Stephenson is a field Organizer out of Portland, Oregon for Bread for the World. Enjoy. Twitter does exactly that. Follow Back.

The Metamovement: Moving Beyond Marches and People in the Street

How to Save the World

Last evening (Tuesday) I attended the General Assembly of Occupy Eugene (Oregon). METAMOVEMENT ORGANIZATION AND OPERATION. FRAMING THE MOVEMENT.

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Space

Viv Mcwaters

A road trip holiday followed by my favourite conference for learning, being challenged, inspiration, lots of laughs and reconnecting with some great mates – the Applied Improvisation Conference in Portland, Oregon. So I am very much looking forward to the next few weeks. Top this off with a dose of improv and you have one happy Viv.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week.

The Mushroom at the End of the World

How to Save the World

Forestry policies over the years (themselves dependent on innumerable variables) have resulted in ruined forest wasteland in much of Eastern Oregon.

Sustainable Enterprise: the opportunity

Making Sense With Facilitated Systems

If you're in or near the Portland, Oregon area or willing to travel to Portland, you might be interested in Willamette University 's Sustainable Enterprise Certificate program. It consists of three two-day sessions: Understanding System Dynamics, Social Systems and Sustainability Success, and Creating & Implementing a Sustainability Plan.

Wanderings of a Liberating Structures Practitioner – Part 2 the practice

Full Circle Associates

people, all mentioned in part 1 where it all started. Learning is always at the core. I had my adapted visual Strategy Gameplan sketched out.

Do you want fries with that?

Viv Mcwaters

Here’s some of my take-away’s from last week’s Applied Improv Conference in Portland, Oregon. This was my fifth improv conference, and my focus has shifted from learning improv to furthering my understanding of how to incorporate and apply improv into my practice. Let me know which ones you are interested in.

Facebook talks like a pirate. Movember and online community rituals

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

where Johnny Gilbert introduced him as a “writer and pirate from Albany, Oregon.&#. Want to know why ? Also birthdays. What is Movember?

A textbook case

Digital Habitats

Problems of indexicality aside, all this work with our book made one heart in Portland, Oregon feel very warm. Is it helpful? In what way?

A textbook case

Learning Alliances

Problems of indexicality aside, all this work with our book made one heart in Portland, Oregon feel very warm. Is it helpful? In what way?

A textbook case

Digital Habitats

Problems of indexicality aside, all this work with our book made one heart in Portland, Oregon feel very warm. Is it helpful? In what way?

Depth in Progress: of Wine Snobs, Audiophiles, and Agilistas

Evolving Web

He had been all over Washington and Oregon tasting. “Wine is to enjoy, not to judge.” ~ Hwi Woong Jeong (??) Wine Enthusiast. . Too deep.

Neighbourhood environment clearly affects neighbourliness

Neighbourhoods

The researchers used measures of the physical environment in ten neighbourhoods in Portland, Oregon, and found. 'a

Collaborative Thinking: Designing A New User Experience

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Are Old-Tech Companies In Search Of A Fountain of Youth?

What clients really want from improv

Viv Mcwaters

The clients were from Nike, Intel and the Oregon Public Service. There’s a tremendous hunger in organisations for individuals to be seen and to have the skills to communicate what they’re passionate about. The tricky bit is demonstrating the value of improv in advance, hence the importance of starting with a relationship.

Comments on Jeff McKenna's Agile Development Blog

Portals and KM

Jeff worked with Ward in the late 1980's at Tektronix in Oregon. Jeff McKenna recently started the Agile Development Blog to share his thoughts on Agile development and the broader issues of team dynamics that go beyond Agile and software. So the blog is more about the people side of software development than the technical side.

Reconciliation and storytelling

Chris Corrigan

Why conversation for reconciliation is important: this story about neighbourhood dialogue in a gentrifying Portland, Oregon neighbourhood contains this sheer nugget of wisdom: “The one who strikes the blow doesn’t know the force of the blow,&# Mowry says. “Only the one who has received the blow knows its force.&#. via Speak.

I Taw a Putty Tat

Neighbourhoods

' At the Wildlife Care Center in Portland, Oregon, they treat about 3,000 injured animals a year. Not long ago I referred to  the curious imbalance of neighbourhood-level complaints against dogs, compared with those against cats. The same cats that crap all over our garden - which is lovely. Don't bet against it. The

Why Companies Should Have Online Communities at Fast Wonder Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Community

social media, RSS, blogging, and podcasting. Blog Consulting Starting Point Yahoo Pipes and RSS Hacks Speaking OpenID? About « The Portland Entrepreneur: POSSE Meeting Wed. As a community manager, I frequently take online communities for granted. Are you a business? Do you have or want to have customers? Every business needs a Dawn Foster.

What Motivates Participants to Engage in Online Communities at Fast Wonder Blog: Consulting, Online Communities, and Social Media

John Tropea - Delicious Community

social media, RSS, blogging, and podcasting. Blog Consulting Starting Point Yahoo Pipes and RSS Hacks Speaking OpenID? It has to go both ways.

News Updates (February 8, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

s University of Essex, the University of Oregon and Minnesota’s Saint Paul College. Write and Google Wave. Wrike announced an integration with Google Wave, for better task tracking. " Now people who use both Wrike and Wave just need to add Wrike as a contact to a new wave, and this wave will be automatically turned into a task in Wrike.

Where I Might Be Meant to Live - II

How to Save the World

B ack from a week-long vacation in Oregon. Tree took me to see an old-growth forest and the Oregon coast, both of which are spectacular. Oregon Coast. (W. Where Perhaps I'm Meant to Live - II. And from that stillness, I'm going to imagine and write about what's possible. Warm. (2x 2x weight). Forest. Beach. Peaceful. crowded.

Loving downtown Portland

Chris Corrigan

I’ve been in Portland Oregon this week working with Native community radio stations from across the United States on an exciting capacity development project. While here I’ve been enjoying the city. Portland, Seattle and Vancouver really are sister cities. I’ve been travelling by public transit on this trip too.

My Old Online Facilitation Workshop Materials | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I always, always, always think of you…it’s your fault I’m doing the work I’m doing these days from down here in rural Oregon.