Category Archives: collaboration

Bring out your inner designer..

Designing the ideal toy using concepts of human centered design.  Gotta love it! Advertisements

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the end of the world?

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Song, solidarity or silence?

The Civic Salon has partnered with the South Asians Women Centre and Multilingual Community Interpreter Services (MCIS) to support an initiative that will help South Asian women, children and members of the LGBTQ community deal with the trauma of sexual violence and abuse. But … Continue reading

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Livin’

How should, could or does one live? The options are endless…

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Fun in the Park!

At our last Salon we chatted about Baby Boomers vs Gen Y in Trinity Bellwoods Park. Click here to see the findings. Mmmm, chips and cider.  Could we look more attentive?

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Done with being vertical?

It’s time to get sideways. The main goal of the Civic Salon is to promote something called ‘sideways learning’. The intent of sideways learning is to acknowledge that everyone has the capacity to be part of the decision-making and solution-creating … Continue reading

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Trial #1

Riddle me this. The process of making public policy is generally done in response to a problem by addressing something that needs to be fixed. Problems are certainly worth solving, but they can also stand in the way of opportunities: … Continue reading

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