Author Archives: Lawrence O'Connor

About Lawrence O'Connor

Learning about Wisdom All things learning technology, eLearning, storytelling, creative learning, facilitation, workshops, mindmapping and Open Space Technology.

“…I found to my amazement, that I when I closed my eyes, I could still see it…’


“…I found to my amazement, that I when I closed my eyes, I could still see it.” http://youtu.be/L0XzZCd2tPE Tony Buzan on #mindmapping

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Using only one keyword per branch enables the greatest number of possible associations


Using only one keyword per branch enables unlimited associations with it.More words limit your imagination + association. #mindmapping

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Make You Feel That Way by Tor/Sufjan


Make You Feel That Way by Tor/Sufjan Stevens from @LRCN0CNNR’s ‘The 1.2’ compilation. Great upbeat-music-to-listen-to-whilst-working track.

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Latest evidence just in: We want to ‘learn and be inspired’


Latest evidence just in: We want to ‘learn and be inspired’! http://blog.ted.com/2012/11/13/ted-reaches-its-billionth-video-view/

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at the risk of sounding like a spam ad…


at the risk of sounding like a spam ad:Just invested in a LG IPS LED monitor for my work-studio it is a lovely,lovely piece of technology

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My story…


So. I was an actor who found himself both partially disabled in a motorcycle accident and about to become a father. Prompted by the need to learn a new trade that wouldn’t need me to be very physically fit while … Continue reading

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Imagine if Plato or Socrates had access to tools like this…


One question I ask myself when appraising a new knowledge/information/collaboration tool is ‘What would Plato, Socrates or other great seekers of the truth through dialogue and understanding make of this and what might they do with it…?’ I have experienced … Continue reading

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