Collaboration and Play

Remember being a kid and spending your days playing? By the time we reach adulthood we divide our lives into times we can play and times we must work. Is that the right thing for us to do? We know that kids use play to learn – but what role can play have for adults?

How to define your workshop

When you’re planning a workshop, there is a strong temptation to get into making your agenda – aka the workshop design. Before you do that, make sure you’re clear on what you’re there to accomplish – you’ll be glad you did!

Introducing Collaboration Environments

Modern work isn’t constrained to everyone being in the same room at the same time. Developing an awareness of, then designing for, all the environments your team works across (or your community connects across) is essential.

In this article, I introduce the concept of collaboration environments. This is a simple model for thinking about what resources your team will need to do its work.