What Does It Take to Actually Collaborate? Awareness, Alignment, Action Framework

Many conveners believe that just by getting people into the same space means…


Getting Creative: Blended Models for Convening

Isn’t it amazing how the course of a couple of weeks (mid-March 2020 in the…


7 Good Reasons to Cancel Your Event

As we write this, the world is gripped by a global pandemic of novel…


TCC Group: A Framework for the Effective Evaluation of Convenings

Over many years of attending convenings of varying sorts, and in many cases,…


Convening in a Complex World

Now that you are clear on the intended impact outcomes for your convening there…


Evaluating the Impact of Convening Series: Part IV: Understanding Your Intended Impact

One of the main questions that sparked the conversation about measuring the…


SEED: Gathering the Impact Ecosystem

A reprise of the successful 2018 gathering, the founders of SOCAP and Impact…


Convening Circles Member Call: Taking Your Event to the Next Level

During this month’s Member Call, we focused on what the key elements and best…


Painting life-changing adventures at the NOBEL

I was one of the chosen few to receive a special invite to represent 5th…


The Responsibility of Conveners in Light of the #MeToo Movement

When a social movement takes hold of society in the way #MeToo has over the…