The Future of Facilitation Virtual Workshop Recap + Blog + Voltage Control Addressing the need for virtual facilitation amidst the coronavirus pandemic The unknowns of COVID-19 pose a concern for how to continue business as usual and many facilitators have found themselves wondering how to navigate this transition. So last week, Voltage Control hosted a virtual workshop to discuss the future of facilitation. 120 participants from coast to coast, as well as Canada, Europe, Asia, and Africa, joined in a live Zoom gathering to explore what is possible and how together we can shape a new virtual space and learn from one another. “As facilitators, we should be always be adapting to what’s happening around us and looking for ways to apply our skills to challenges beyond our workplace to help our communities during challenging times.”
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RISK REGISTER (payant) Risk Register is a SharePoint based App. It enhances risk management process across organization by visualizing the project risks at a glance. The graphically represented reports within the tool are useful for explaining the risk status to concerned authorities (project sponsors or steering committee). Risk register features :- Future Shock is Here: A Future Now Special Edition The far-reaching consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic are a stark reminder that global shocks will always be part of life. While shocks, by definition, are unpredictable, it doesn’t mean you can’t prepare for them. In fact, the purpose of futures thinking (like the kind we do at IFTF) is to develop practical tools, skills, and other capacities to anticipate, survive, and even benefit from disruptions of all kinds. The planetary shock of COVID-19 is a call-to-action for futures thinkers around the globe to get serious about the need to develop multifarious scenarios and flexible contingency plans.
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Online Collaboration Series EPISODE 3Online CollaborationThe Future of Remote Working Featuring Stephane KasrielWednesday, March 25, 9am PT If you strive to make tools for remote work that reflect in-person experiences of work, you will always fall short. We need to look to the future, and build tools that will harness the best of what virtual work can provide. Remote working tools that Stephane Kasriel mentioned during our conversation: Stephane just read: Who Gets What ?
What is a Google Design Sprint? by Nicolas Bry Five days for an innovation journey: is it speed or haste? Using the three basic premises of Design Thinking – Immersion, Ideation and Prototyping – and leveraging the creation of a multidisciplinary environment, Design Sprint is emerging as new way for accelerated innovation, where speed and innovation go hand in hand.
Creativity on the Run: 18 Apps that Support the Creative Process "The intuitive mind is a sacred gift, the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift." - Albert Einstein We do not need to teach creativity, but rather inspire its daily practice. The Future as a Way of Life: - Marina Gorbis - Medium Alvin Toffler’s Unfinished Business Disorientation. Irrationality. Innovation PostComplete List of Free online idea management software - Innovation Post Hi, After some research, we at the Innovation Post blog put together the list of free software solutions for idea management. Free online idea management software list serves as an ideal starting point for any individual or team who wants to capture and develop ideas with no upfront investments. These software solutions are specialized in idea management and can be used to test and kick start your idea management initiative: Aptivo Bitrix 24
Online Warm Ups & Energizers Let’s face it: online meetings can be awkward, especially when you don’t know anyone in the video call. You might still be waking up with your first cup of coffee while someone else is bouncing with energy in a later time zone. But, they don’t have to be so uncomfortable. With the right exercises, you can make any remote participant feel at ease within seconds.