Listening to difference, made practical

This April, the City of Pittsburgh held its annual Inclusive Innovation Week…


The Problem with Problems

A compelling essay on problem-focus and possibility-blindness Fit principal…


Marc Rettig on potent group sessions

Good gathering: expanding our kit and broadening our goals for good group…


Frontier Retreat 2017: Taking in a wider horizon

Nine people, three days, a wide horizon Snapshots: readings, images, reactions…


Listening to the catalysts

We listened.What is the experience of people who are working in community- and…


Three articles on participation strategy: why it matters, how to sketch it

Participation: who gets together when, what they do together, and how that…


Transforming Moment: Situation Modeling

We invited a senior innovation manager from a global food corporation to do an…


Getting Still: Why it's difficult, and why it's possible

I couldn't be still until I could—literally—no longer keep still. Michael J.…


Podcast Series on Social Creativity

A series of conversations on ideas, approaches, methods and stance We enjoyed…


Dealing with Fear in the Creative Journey

Don’t ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive…