The influence of group size on conversation More than five people and it is not a conversation

Over the years, in running my Knowledge Cafes, I have discovered through trial and error and observation that the ideal size of a group for interactive conversation is three or four people. At the most five. Anything more than five and the conversation does not work so well: one or two people tend to dominate; … Continue reading The influence of group size on conversation More than five people and it is not a conversation

The Knowledge Café as a Research Technique *

This is an interesting research paper by Shawren Singh, published in the April 2017 issue of  The Electronic Journal of Business Research Methods. [Comments: I plan to write a longer introduction to this paper.] The Knowledge Café as a research technique Shawren Singh School of Computing University of South Africa Roodepoort, Gauteng singhs@unisa.ac.za Abstract The … Continue reading The Knowledge Café as a Research Technique *