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A poem about Anecdote

Posted by  Daryl Cook —April 3, 2008
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Matt Moore, a good friend of ours, kindly offered to write a poem about Anecdote. So that he had some material to work with, Matt …

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Everyone has a story…

Posted by  Robyn —February 22, 2008
Filed in Anecdotes, Fun

…is the byline of Smith, an online storytelling community that provides a space to read, write, and share stories. Just over twelve months ago they …

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Control Of Anecdote Wrested From Boyfriend

Posted by  Shawn Callahan —February 3, 2008
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A news item just in from the US. NASHVILLE—In what onlookers described as an epic war for conversational dominance, girlfriend Amy Soisson, 28, clawed, battled, …

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The Anecdote Team

Posted by  Shawn Callahan —January 21, 2008
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In case you haven’t seen the faces of Anecdote, here’s our Christmas 07 photo. You can read our short bios or take a look at …

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Using a story spine for a reflection activity

Posted by  Daryl Cook —January 11, 2008
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During a workshop I was recently involved in, I introduced the story spine to a couple of participants to help them to tell a story …

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Letting go

Posted by  Daryl Cook —November 15, 2007
Filed in Anecdotes, Fun

I was waiting for a flight the other day and I happened to catch 5 minutes of a surfing documentary featuring Kelly Slater, 8 times …

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Dealing with email overload

Posted by  Robyn —October 26, 2007
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Research company IDC says that 39.7 billion person to person emails buzz around the world each day. Hardly surprising given that I have worked in …

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The billiard ball example

Posted by  Shawn Callahan —October 8, 2007
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When I talk about complexity to clients I mention that complex systems are impossible to predict in detail especially as your forcast extends into the …

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Is new technology a mystery to you?

Posted by  Robyn —October 6, 2007
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For those of us who have struggled with another piece of new technology.

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Graffiti archaeology

Posted by  Shawn Callahan —October 3, 2007
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My undergraduate degree was in archaeology and I love learning about how information can be presented (Edward Tufte is my information presentation hero). So imagine …

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