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Connecting, Collaborating and Cooperating

I received some fascinating incoming links this morning. They prompted me to think about the 'C' words: connecting, collaborating and cooperating. #ETMOOC is onto the...

ET al

I am fascinated by collective nouns. I like the idea of: a congregation of alligators; a shrewdness of apes; a blush of boys; a rabble...

Cooperating, Collaborating

Introduction The New Year holiday has given me an opportunity to think about how I can engage more effectively with the world around me. The...

Connecting and Flipping

I wrote about Flipping yesterday. Overnight Mark Upton commented on the post. I admire Mark's work immensely and was delighted he shared links to examples...

Planets Aligning

Earlier this year, I wrote about Lycerius's dilemma. Lycerius has been playing Civ II for ten years. In June 2012 the game had advanced to...

Game Changing

A post by Terry Condon sent me off thinking. Terry wrote about meeting Hans Muller-Wohlfahrt. Two paragraphs in particular caught my attention: Many people move into...

#OAPS101 Participants

It is less than a week now to the start of the Observing and Analysing Performance in Sport SOOC (#OAPS101). As of this morning we...

SOOC 001

I have been thinking about a SOOC, Observing and Analysing Performance in Sport, that will start on 5 November. It is being hosted by Adam...

Open Opportunities: Scaling Cooperation

We have had two extremely windy days in New South Wales. On Wednesday there was a state-wide total fire ban. This morning the winds of the...

Thinking about a SOOC

Yesterday I wrote to a number of colleagues to enquire about their willingness to be involved in a Small Open Online Course (SOOC). The SOOC I...