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Brown, J., Isaacs, D. San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc. , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Call Number
REF AA 75 BRO 2005
This resource focuses on collaborative dialogue, sharing mutual knowledge, and discovering new opportunities for action. This innovative approach creates dynamic networks of conversation that can catalyze an organization's or community's own collective intelligence around its most important questio…
Title
The world cafe
Subtitle
Shaping our futures through conversations that matter
Author
Brown, J.
Isaacs, D.
Corporate Author
World Cafe Community
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc.
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Softcover: 242 p.
Topics
Learning
Leadership/Coaching
Abstract
This resource focuses on collaborative dialogue, sharing mutual knowledge, and discovering new opportunities for action. This innovative approach creates dynamic networks of conversation that can catalyze an organization's or community's own collective intelligence around its most important questions.
Table of Contents:
Introduction Begining the Conversation: An Invitation to the World Cafe
Chapter 1 Seeing the Invisible: Conversation Matters!
Chapter 2 Conversation as a Core Process: Co-Creating Business and Social Value
Chapter 3 Principle 1: Set the Context
Chapter 4 Principle 2: Create Hospitable Space
Chapter 5 Principle 3: Explore Questions that Matter
Chapter 6 Principle 4: Encourage Everyone's Contribution
Chapter 7 Principle 5: Cross-Pollinate and Connect Diverse Perspectives
Chapter 8 Principle 6: Listen Together for Patterns, Insights, and Deeper Questions
Chapter 9 Principle 7: Harvest and Share Collective Discoveries
Chapter 10 Guiding the Cafe Process: The Art of Hosting
Chapter 11 Conversational Leadership: Cultivating Collective Intelligence
Chapter 12 The Call of Our Times: Creating a Culture of Dialogue
Epilogue How Can We Talk It Through
Afterword Discovering the Magic of Collective Creativity
ISBN
9781576752586
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF AA 75 BRO 2005
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study & Learning Commons REF Available
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