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NTC Reflection: How To Make Your Conference Panel A Magical Learning Experience

As many trainers and teachers already know, people have different learning styles.  Howard Gardner has dedicated his life work to this Theory of Multiple Intelligences.    Yet, many conference panels are designed to accommodate only one or two styles of learning and go shallow instead of going deep.  … Read More

SXSW Reflection: Using Social Media to Facilitate A Global Back Channel at a Panel Session

Over the past month,  I have been thinking about a couple of different ideas and how to incorporate them into training design to facilitate learning.       My questions are:

1.  How can we integrate content sharing and audience interaction in the right balance to unleash pearls of wisdom from both audience and the experts on the stage?… Read More

SXSW Panel: Join A Global Discussion About Free Agents and Nonprofits in a Networked World

Illustration by Jonny Goldstein who will provide live graphic facilitation of this highly interactive and fun panel.

I’ll be at SXSWi Festival next week to moderate a panel  and discussion on Free Agents and Nonprofits in a Networked World on Sunday, March 13 at 3:30 pm.   … Read More

A Free Agent at Davos!

Shawn Ahmed, Free Agent and founder of the Uncultured Project,  has been invited to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, where he will meet with business leaders and heads of state.    This year, Shawn’s video was selected from over 100 covering a wide range of topics and debates, to participate in the meetings.  … Read More

Free Agents in UK: Militant Optimists and Positive Disruptors

I arrived in London yesterday on my way back from Kenya to give a couple of talks about The Networked Nonprofit.  Some of the first nonprofit and social media I connected with through blogs five years ago are in the UK – so it was nice to catch up with Steve Bridger begin_of_the_skype_highlighting     end_of_the_skype_highlightingNick Booth, and David Wilcox.  … Read More