Guidance - facilitation, ideation, etc
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Wasafiri Introduction Between 8 th and 18 th March, I was invited to facilitate and engage with the top national leaders of Ghana on the subject of Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Management. “Martin, you have to bear in mind that these are the senior most leaders of our country,” Winfred Nelson, the Co-ordinator of the African Adaptation Programme kept on saying to me on phone before I flew to Accra.
Turns out that brainstorming--that go-to approach to generating new ideas since the 1940s--isn’t the golden ticket to innovation after all. Both Jonah Lehrer, in a recent article in The New Yorker , and Susan Cain, in her new book Quiet , have asserted as much. Science shows that brainstorms can activate a neurological fear of rejection and that groups are not necessarily more creative than individuals.
Wicked Problems: Problems Worth Solving
Cynefin - Recognising and Responding to Complexity Companies often deal with "wicked problems" which are intractable, often because technical, cultural and managerial opinion is divided.
The ills of poor event design and facilitation i 2 Votes
Rethinking facilitation and engagement i
The chemistry of magical facilitation (1) – mind the BOSSY HERALD i Rate This
Signs that the workshop could have been better prepared: Top 25 signs that a workshop isn’t working
Should a Facilitator be Independant or act as a Consultant? Here are my views. I'd be interetested in yours.
The chemistry of magical facilitation (2) – Put the bossy herald to play for you i 1 Vote Facilitation is the art of seamlessly inviting all contributions to collective sense-making.
10 principles of innovation
harmony v.s stimulation - ideation - journal paper European Journal of Social Psychology Volume 37, Issue 3 , Article first published online: 23 AUG 2006
FACTORS THAT ENHANCE AND INHIBIT CREATIVITY IN BRAINSTORMING GROUPS - journal paper