Below is the second installment of our multi-part series entitled ...read more
I was recently in a meeting in our Boston office and noticed something that might seem peculiar in other workplaces. At one point, all five people in the meeting were standing up close to one of our...read more
The person or persons who write the Schumpeter column over at The Economist really seem to have it in for collaboration. Last week, in a piece ominously titled...read more
Facilitating a breakout group - or small group dialogue/work session - is an awesome opportunity. A productive breakout session yields a bunch of great, creative ideas, and a clear path forward. If successful, the experience can get participants engaged in and...read more
Our team appreciates the importance of a good conversation and the power of stories to shape social action. Last week, we kicked off our new blog series, The...read more
With the piece below we introduce a multi-part series entitled The Narrative Universe. In the coming months, we will explore how we humans construct our world, even our professional world through stories, myths and narratives.
Virtual reality...read more
If you follow the riveting world of graphic facilitation and visual literacy very closely, as I do, then A) Yay, we found each other! and B) You already know that Tuesday of last week was World...read more
Back in September, we opened this blog series on the...read more
Our new podcast, NibSqueak, is now available on iTunes! We’ll bring you ideas from the world of graphic facilitation—DIY visuals you can use to brainstorm, design, learn, collaborate, communicate, and get stuff done.
In this first episode, co-host John...read more
This is the time of year when we reflect on the year that is closing and make promises to ourselves about what we want to be different next year. We try new things, re-commit to being better, and seek out ideas and approaches to make improvements in our lives.
As someone who works long hours, travels often, and values social and...read more
NibSqueak is our brand new podcast about using visuals to work better. We’re your hosts, John Colaruotolo and Bree Sanchez. We are both seasoned facilitators, graphic facilitators, scribes, designers, visual nerds, and Collective...read more
CEO Matt Saiia was recently asked to speak and facilitate a session on Creativity at an industry conference. The following essay is adapted from his talk.
Imagine that you’re in a very well-appointed office suite and you are meeting someone for the first time. This person is the President of a major...