Monatsarchiv: Oktober 2018

What you can learn from business to excel in participation!

What you can learn from business to excel in participation!

I am by no means a marketing geek. In fact, I studied sociology and then urban planning precisely because I wanted to stay far as possible away from that business, management and marketing sphere...

My Personal Report on our Problem Identification Phase

My Personal Report on our Problem Identification Phase

The Problem Identification Phase! Following our research proposal, our participation process is segmented into distinct phases, each with its own set of objectives and its own deliverables to report on the outcomes of these...

Your Participation Process: A business model that converts leads?

Your Participation Process: A business model that converts leads?

In business-speak, there are leads and there is conversion. A lead is a person who has shown some sort of interest in your product. They stopped to read your ad, maybe they even visited...

The hyper-involved citizen: A special kind of participant

The hyper-involved citizen: A special kind of participant

There is one very special group of potential participants: Those that are hyper-implicated. They come to everything, are hyper networked, and this is just one of many things they are involved in. It is...

Metrics that matter! Why are we obsessed with attendance?

Metrics that matter! Why are we obsessed with attendance?

When your superior asks you „How did the meeting go?“, what do you answer? At various occasions, I answered: „Oh, it went well, we had only 8 participants but 7 of them were new,...