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I am told you innovate and help others to.
Can we have a coffee?

The title of this post comes from the opening line of an email I received recently. It certainly isn’t the first enquiry I’ve had of this nature but the fact it was sent to me by someone at director level within a local authority on the recommendation of someone they trust,…

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An introduction to coFWD
Coworking Community & Participatory Space

coFWD is a self managed, independent community of people united by one common purpose – getting stuff done. Venture through the doors of our old bank building at the end of Rochester High Street and you’ll find an eclectic mix of individuals from all sorts of backgrounds and disciplines. Together we’re…

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Verb

Hi Will, Thanks so much to you and your team for organising Meaning – it was an insightful day and everything I hoped and thought it would be. I’m glad you got Vinay on a really good day. I must admit to being a bit star struck by Stowe.

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Proud to be part of
http://CreativePeoplePlace.info

Arts Council England today (9 August 2012) announced that a community consortium from Swale and Medway has been successful in applying for a commissioned grant from its Creative people and places programme – designed to empower communities to take the lead in shaping local arts provision. Please do register your…

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An Open Letter to Medway Council,
supporting The Deaf Cat, Rochester.

[Originally written on 11th April 2011. Today, directly submitted to Medway Council to support ‘change of use’ application Ref. MC/11/1478] – Dear Laura / Kevan [proprietors of The Deaf Cat] Following the recent licensing issues and council interventions, I wish to make my feelings known on…

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Coworking in Rochester, Kent
Creative Pros, Social Entrepreneurs
& Students Wanted!

The post below is out of date. We’ve now grown into the coFWD coworking community and workspace (Rochester, Kent, UK), for more info please see: http://coFWD.org — — — To keep up the…

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Tuttle101 Monday 6th June 2011
@TheDeafCat in Rochester, Kent

Subscribe to the Community Mailing List here.  Any questions, please email: tuttle [at] fellow.ventures —   Photo: Tuttle101 at @TheDeafCat Coffee Bar (Rochester) Original photo taken and licensed by @fellowcreative…

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Tuttle101 & Tipple101
April/May 2011 in Rochester Kent

19/04/2011 Update: Nibble101 is at Cosmo Oriental Restaurant at 7:30pm on Tuesday 26th April. The next Tuttle will be at 9:30am Monday 9th May at The Deaf Cat Coffee Bar – click here for more details — For more information see ProjectEncounter.co.uk/about/ or Tuttle101…

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Encounter: Creative Spaces, Coworking & Innovation
28th February 2011

— 28th February 2011 – Event Announcement! Tuttle101 is proud to announce an event that connects many dots across a three-year history of Community101 discussions, activities and creative collaborations – to present an exciting vision towards the future of Kent’s Creative Economy. We are working…

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Creating a Disruptively Better Economy

“Writing is a way of organizing thought. Publishing is a way of receiving feedback.” ~ Frank Chimero In ‘The Element‘, Sir Ken Robinson highlights ‘the importance of Identifying Passion and Redefining Creativity’. In ‘Starfish and The Spider‘, Ori Brafman and Rod A. Beckstrom identify “the unstoppable…

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Who is @FellowCreative?

I’m an agent of change, rather than a guardian of tradition. “If you want to come up with a few good ideas, or even one great one, then you have to generate lots of ideas” ~ Linus Pauling (one of only four individuals to have won multiple Nobel Prizes). I’m…

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Research & Development: Things I am pondering

Remapping the principles of industry and government: ‘twenty-first-century economics, social ecology, value cycles and information legacy’ (Monetization, hierarchy, distribution, curation, policy, responsibility, ethics (Ethonomics), measurement, value… privacy vs net neutrality? value chain vs value cycle? competitive advantage vs constructive advantage ‘socio-efficiency’?) — Renaissance of social participation: ‘Agri-culture of…

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A Creative Business Economy:
What does the future hold for Kent?

Inserted Update 29/01/2011: The written post and comments below were published 17/11/2010 and formed my very direct expression of interest to get involved in the re-development of the Kent Creative Business Economy (towards making it fit for future purpose and twenty-first-century enterprise). —…

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101 Projects Manifesto

Some more ideas/thinking about the next step for Tuttle101 – the creation of ‘101 Projects‘. 101 Projects will provide a more focused approach towards local innovation and greater community cohesion, focused on solving real problems. The people of Medway often talk about their rights but rarely about their responsibilities as citizens.

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Social Media Elementals by @FellowCreative

Written for The National Consortium of University Entrepreneurs (NACUE) Published 15/09/2010. Last updated 9/1/2011. — The Introduction Hello. I’m Carl @FellowCreative *~)  Accepting NACUE’s invitation to support, inspire, connect, and become an advocate for over 65 university enterprise societies across the UK, representing in excess of 35,000 entrepreneurial…

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I have an idea, any thoughts folks?
Tuttle, the facilitation of Participation and Community

Not wishing to reinvent the wheel nor plagiarise great works, I’ve quoted, paraphrased and joined dots between the somewhat ‘perfectly phrased’ words and sentences of inspirational authors and doers, these include: Sir Ken Robinson (The Element – how finding your passion changes everything), Andrew Mawson OBE (The…

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