Category Archives: collaboration

Making Communities of Practice work – Part 2

Following on from their workshop at the Canadian Knowledge Mobilization Forum and my interview a couple of weeks ago with Travis Sztainert, I am delighted to introduce you to Kate Wetherow, Organisational Learning Specialist, and bring you her experiences with … Continue reading

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Making Communities of Practice work

Last month I attended the Canadian online Knowledge Mobilization Forum and particularly enjoyed a discussion on the topic of Communities of Practice (if you’d like a little primer on what a CoP is, click here). In fact, I enjoyed it … Continue reading

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Fearlessness

Where innovation can make the difference between success and failure, it is not enough to hire smart, motivated people. Knowledgeable, skilled and well-meaning people cannot always contribute what they know at that critical moment on the job when it is … Continue reading

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Virtual collaborations – making them work

Virtual collaborations are necessary now, but how can you make them work? I’ve been gathering some thoughts from practitioners and advisors about how to make virtual collaborations work well in these difficult times. These are some of our conclusions, but … Continue reading

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RCT 101 (huh?)

I’ve written before about RCTs, but a couple of people have asked about them recently, so time for a recap! RCT – What does it stand for? “RCT” stands for “Random Coffee Trial”. It’s a play on words and relates … Continue reading

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Why share your knowledge?

Want to learn more about sharing complex knowledge? Come along to my London workshop.

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Boosting innovation

This month’s First Friday News is all about boosting innovation levels in your organisation. Continue reading

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Knowledge Mobilisation

In 2017 I took a leap of faith and went to a conference in Bristol run by a woman I’d met on an RCT. (Don’t know what an RCT is? More here) I enjoyed that conference so much I joined … Continue reading

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An update on the global RCT

As you probably know, before the Summer I randomly connected some volunteers who work in law firm Knowledge and Learning (mainly PSLs, but other job titles too) for a virtual coffee and a chat. I have just paired people up … Continue reading

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What is your key competency?

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