‘Open’ as default, not the exception – oh, and please get over your self importance ;)


Openness is a scary thing indeed. Opening yourself is really difficult, letting go all the more so (oh, read this beautiful testimony about it). And even opening your information to others seems to intimidate people more than is necessary… Many people I work with or come across have difficulties operating in ‘open spaces’ – and […]

Open access; open facilitation: One week, two good ideas


Originally posted on Maarifa – Communications and Knowledge Management:
This week is ‘Open Access Week‘ with lots of activities happening worldwide. A good week to celebrate the freedom of information to circulate. This week is also ‘International Facilitation Week‘; also a good opportunity to wonder how open facilitation helps knowledge circulate just as openly… The International…