Re: [Wikimedia-l] How to Criticize with Kindness

2014-05-18 Thread Everton Zanella Alvarenga
That seems a really cool presentation Romaine! Thanks for sharing in this thread. Unfortunately I won't be able to attend Wikimedia this year, but I hope to see the video from this presentation and the discussions about it later! :) Hugs, Tom 2014-05-16 14:13 GMT-03:00 Romaine Wiki

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How to Criticize with Kindness

2014-05-16 Thread Romaine Wiki
Hello all, I had a discussion with Fabrice about how a culture of Kindness and Fabrice also made a submission for Wikimania about it: https://wikimania2014.wikimedia.org/wiki/Submissions/A_Culture_of_Kindness In the past years I notice very much how easy discussions can go in the wrong

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How to Criticize with Kindness

2014-05-15 Thread Peter Southwood
: wikimedia-l-boun...@lists.wikimedia.org [mailto:wikimedia-l-boun...@lists.wikimedia.org] On Behalf Of Everton Zanella Alvarenga Sent: 14 May 2014 03:27 PM To: Wikimedia Mailing List Subject: [Wikimedia-l] How to Criticize with Kindness Hi, I remember once I shared here some thoughts from Dennett

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How to Criticize with Kindness

2014-05-15 Thread Asaf Bartov
This seems like very good advice, Tom. Have you tried it? A. On Wed, May 14, 2014 at 6:26 AM, Everton Zanella Alvarenga everton.alvare...@okfn.org wrote: Hi, I remember once I shared here some thoughts from Dennett on the importance of making mistakes

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How to Criticize with Kindness

2014-05-15 Thread Andy Mabbett
On 14 May 2014 14:26, Everton Zanella Alvarenga everton.alvare...@okfn.org wrote: How to compose a successful critical commentary [...] That strikes me as very long winded, and so not conducive to a succinct email exchange. -- Andy Mabbett @pigsonthewing http://pigsonthewing.org.uk

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How to Criticize with Kindness

2014-05-15 Thread Dennis Pierri
This is highly needed, thanks for sharing. Dennis Pierri On 14/05/2014, at 08:56, Everton Zanella Alvarenga everton.alvare...@okfn.org wrote: Hi, I remember once I shared here some thoughts from Dennett on the importance of making

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How to Criticize with Kindness

2014-05-15 Thread Martijn Hoekstra
On Thu, May 15, 2014 at 12:53 PM, Andy Mabbett a...@pigsonthewing.org.ukwrote: On 14 May 2014 14:26, Everton Zanella Alvarenga everton.alvare...@okfn.org wrote: How to compose a successful critical commentary [...] That strikes me as very long winded, and so not conducive to a succinct

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How to Criticize with Kindness

2014-05-15 Thread
On 15 May 2014 09:20, Asaf Bartov abar...@wikimedia.org wrote: This seems like very good advice, Tom. Have you tried it? I agree, it sure is great advice. A shorter version is the management classic good news sandwich. Here's a version similar to those you might see used in emails: 1. Your

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How to Criticize with Kindness

2014-05-15 Thread Andy Mabbett
On 15 May 2014 12:22, Martijn Hoekstra martijnhoeks...@gmail.com wrote: How to compose a successful critical commentary [...] That strikes me as very long winded, and so not conducive to a succinct email exchange. This style of communication is indeed quite longwinded and can be rather

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How to Criticize with Kindness

2014-05-15 Thread Maggie Dennis
Andy, you seem concerned that people won't take the time to fully read responses composed this way. I think it's important to get to the point as well and appreciate the reminder. However, I think it may be possible to follow the form and keep disagreements brief. :) Maggie On Thu, May 15, 2014

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How to Criticize with Kindness

2014-05-15 Thread Rodrigo Padula
Good point Asaf :-) 2014-05-15 5:20 GMT-03:00 Asaf Bartov abar...@wikimedia.org: This seems like very good advice, Tom. Have you tried it? A. On Wed, May 14, 2014 at 6:26 AM, Everton Zanella Alvarenga everton.alvare...@okfn.org wrote: Hi, I remember once I shared here some

[Wikimedia-l] How to Criticize with Kindness

2014-05-14 Thread Everton Zanella Alvarenga
Hi, I remember once I shared here some thoughts from Dennett on the importance of making mistakeshttp://ase.tufts.edu/cogstud/dennett/papers/howmista.htm. Now I saw this article about his new book, *Intuition Pumps And Other Tools for