Knowledge Café: Flip charts and butcher paper ** Avoid them

One of the fundamental principles of the Knowledge Café is that anything that gets in the way of the free flow of the conversation is a bad thing and should be eliminated. Another principle is that everyone is equal.  Flip charts and butcher paper on tables contravene both of these principles, and in general, you should … Continue reading Knowledge Café: Flip charts and butcher paper ** Avoid them

World Café ** A conversational process intended to facilitate open and intimate discussion

The World Café is a structured conversational process intended to facilitate open and intimate discussion, and link ideas within a larger group to access the “collective intelligence” or collective wisdom in the room. Participants move between a series of tables where they continue the discussion in response to a set of questions, which are predetermined and … Continue reading World Café ** A conversational process intended to facilitate open and intimate discussion