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Started this conversation. Last reply by Ria Baeck Apr 2, 2011. 1 Reply

 

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Dave Shaw replied to Dave Shaw's discussion 'Looking for a Graphic Recorder Oct 20-22 in San Rafael, CA, USA for Bioneers Conference' in the group Art of Harvesting
"Still looking"
Oct 7, 2017
Joleyne Mayers-Jaekel replied to Dave Shaw's discussion 'Looking for a Graphic Recorder Oct 20-22 in San Rafael, CA, USA for Bioneers Conference' in the group Art of Harvesting
"Hi Dave, Have you found a graphic recorder for this event yet? I have someone in mind that could possibly help you out. Send me a message if you're interested in her contact information. Joleyne"
Oct 7, 2017
Stefania Scoz replied to Dave Shaw's discussion 'What are your sacred questions? Why do you ask them? How do they evolve?' in the group The Art of Questioning
"What a lovely question! :) My sacred question is "how can I serve?" When I remember to hold that as my daily focus, things go well, answers come quickly and easily, I stay centred. Unfortunately I too often forget to ask the darn question…"
May 10, 2017
Daniel Penisten replied to Dave Shaw's discussion 'What are your sacred questions? Why do you ask them? How do they evolve?' in the group The Art of Questioning
"Who, given somewhat equal intelligence and interest in something, would learn more: (1) The Questioner? or (2) The Declarer? (Postulater, Proposer, Advocator, etc)"
Mar 11, 2016
Daniel Penisten replied to Dave Shaw's discussion 'What are your sacred questions? Why do you ask them? How do they evolve?' in the group The Art of Questioning
"Gosh darnit! Now I have the impulse to go try to do some more of that. Gonna get myself killed, I reckon."
Mar 11, 2016
Daniel Penisten replied to Dave Shaw's discussion 'What are your sacred questions? Why do you ask them? How do they evolve?' in the group The Art of Questioning
"Horse Archery. But alas, of this I have done far too little. This question will eventually run into Individuals compulsive natures, I think. The answers might reveal what some cannot get enough of."
Mar 11, 2016
Daniel Penisten replied to Dave Shaw's discussion 'What are your sacred questions? Why do you ask them? How do they evolve?' in the group The Art of Questioning
""...resting in the unknowing first." That's an interesting concept. Never have quiet looked at it like that."
Mar 11, 2016
Daniel Penisten replied to Dave Shaw's discussion 'What are your sacred questions? Why do you ask them? How do they evolve?' in the group The Art of Questioning
"Why do so many People seem to fear "Change For The Better"? Even the un-propertied show signs of this tendency. Just need to see what you think."
Mar 11, 2016
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Please indicate your World Café experience (ONLY IF YOU HAVE ACTUAL WORLD CAFE EXPERIENCE) in one or more of the following roles:
Host, Participant
If you are new to the World Cafe, would you please share how you heard about this community?
I first heard about TWC in 2005 with my friend Phil Howard. My understanding of TWC deepened greatly in 2008 when I met Juanita Brown, David Isaacs and Amy Lenzo.
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Health, Education, Corporate, Online, Community
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I am a facilitator, host, and conversational leader, convening strategic gatherings of all shapes and sizes. I work primarily with educational and public-benefit organizations for building social and intellectual capital, project design, management, implementation and evaluation. In essence, I work with 'organizations as organisms' to make the processes of co-creation and co-evolution easy and graceful. My work with groups includes hosting The World Cafe and facilitating Open Space Technology events as ways to make our collective intelligence visible, discover creative breakthrough thinking, cultivate self-awareness, create strong interpersonal relationships and a deep sense of team work. I develop meetings, conferences and retreats using TWC, OST, and other methods in collaboration with non-profit and corporate clients. In particular I am most excited about Multi-Generational Collaboration, and Cross-Boundary dialogue.
What would you most like to receive from this community?
Friendship, collaboration, and co-learning. I'd also love to receive invitations for your events!
Would you like to share a Web or Blog address?
http://kresge.ucsc.edu/commonground

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At 11:27am on April 1, 2011, Dave Shaw said…

You are invited too...

 

Nature Connection Mentoring Call Series - Calls on Maestro Conference every Monday and Thursday.

 

The Art of Mentoring - Building a healthy village around nature connection and cultural mentoring. The next one is in Scotland and I'll be there!

 

University Cafe! at UC Santa Cruz - A quarterly World Cafe exploring questions that matter in our community. Our next one is 5/5/11 at the UC Santa Cruz Farm, exploring the topics of Organic Strawberry production and social justice. Please contact me for more information.

 

Weekly World Cafe at UC Santa Cruz - Every Wed night a group of undergraduates host a lively and fun World Cafe at Kresge College. The event starts at 6:30 with fine tea. We share an organic dinner during the conversations as well. Please contact me for more information, we'd love to cafe with you! Also, we have a group on this world cafe community website.

 

Mark Lakeman, of the City Repair Project and Village Building Convergence is coming to UC Santa Cruz on 4/4 7-10pm and 4/5 11-1pm. Please visit this website for more information about his events next week. Here's a cool video too: Transforming Spaces into Places, embedded here.

 

 

 
 
 

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