2014 – Looking Back

2014 has been an amazing year. We started with one facilitator and one trainee and have ended with four fully trained facilitators, a full support team, and a list of 21 amazing Book Sprints under our belt. By far there are two major achievements for us this year...

F5 Operations Guide released!

  We made it! We are happy to announce that the “F5 Operations Guide on F5 Local Traffic Manager (LTM) and Global Traffic Manager (GTM)” (v1.0) has been released.   Today we finished another successful Book Sprint, this time in Seattle with F5. A group of F5...

F5 Operations Guide for Big IPs

We’re in Seattle at F5’s offices right by the water close to the beautiful Myrtle Edwards Park. We’re working with a diverse group from all over the country, technical trainers, network engineers, mentors, tech support and trouble shooters. Our shared task is to...

First fiction Book Sprint complete

Last week we finished the first fiction Book Sprint in Abuja, Nigeria. One day after the Book Sprint ended a test print was run, and yesterday two thousand copies were printed. The book is also made available online for free here. Starting from the working title...

The Future We Want in Nigeria – Book Sprint

How can you spark a conversation among young people ahead of the 2015 national elections in Nigeria about the future they want? A group of eight Nigerian writers is working together this week on a common vision for their country to inspire others to think about the...

USAID Book version 1.0 Published

Today was the final day of the Book Sprint in New Jersey to produce the first handbook to help demystify Purchase Power Agreements, the contracts for buying and selling energy. A first draft of the epublication is already available on the USAID website. With a room...