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Do books made in Book Sprints ever get published?

It's a question we often get asked. Typically the people working with us are more concerned with producing and distributing knowledge as quickly as possible so traditional publishing houses don’t...

Why Book Sprints work

Our recent Book Sprint in Cambridge was unique because the founder of Book Sprints, Adam Hyde brought his organization, the Collaborative Knowledge Foundation (Coko) together to do a Book Sprint. He...

What a Book Sprint looks like: a photo story

What does it look like when a group of people get together, led by a facilitator, to write a book in five days? Some photos from the last Sprint tell the story.  The improbable mission: 'You...

Book Sprint with Publish What You Pay

We are in the middle of our first Book Sprint for Publish What You Pay an international coalition of civil society organisations working to ensure transparency and accountability in oil, gas and...
Completed Book

PubSweet book to be printed for the next community meeting

Last week in three and a half days, the PubSweet community wrote the first guide for using and contributing to the open source toolkit for publishing workflows. Among the participants were...
Completed Book

"Rethinking International Investment. Back to basics" book finished!

The handbook “Rethinking International Investment. Back to basics” was finalized last Friday with great excitement of participants. The Columbia Centre on Sustainable Investment gathered for...

PubSweet Documentation Sprint

PubSweet is an open source toolkit for building publishing workflows that is designed to be modular and flexible to serve the different needs of different workflows. Developed by the...

How could the governance of sustainable investment look like?

Three days ago, a new Book Sprint started surrounded by woods and farmland in the Waterfront of the Thomphson and Crox Creeks of Kent Island, in Maryland. On the initiative of the Columbia Center on...
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On Book Sprints Facilitation

What makes our particular kind of facilitation at Book Sprints unique? We often get asked how what we do is different to the facilitation of an "unconference stye participatory event" which have...
Completed Book

Intuitive Wi-Fi starts with Cisco Enterprise Wireless ready to print!

All participants are back home after concluding this Friday a successful Book Sprint on Cisco Enterprise Wireless. The book is ready to print and will be distributed during the upcoming Cisco Live!...
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