OOLEEE is the practice of engaging with objects for the purpose of encouraging and sustaining conversations that lead to improvements in individual and collaborative performances.
OOLEEE promotes learning and understanding of people and organizational spaces by evoking relationships, eliciting knowledge, and triggering positive emotioning through a facilitated process of object engagement and contemplation.
OOLEEE is itself an object to be engaged with in the context of conversations about making situations better.Read more »
OOLEEE can be used in three instrumental ways.
1. To catalyse new conversations.
Using existing objects to precipitate new conversations or to take existing conversations in new directions.
2. To form new objects.
Transforming familiar objects into new ones more exciting, more useful, and more effective.
3. To construct meaningful spaces.
Using object-space relationships to create stimulating environments and cultural spaces conducive to committed inventiveness.
Encourage conversation to build effective relations and collaborations. Redirect extant conversational flows. Develop and promote shared understanding. Define problems. Reveal deep seated obstacles to effectiveness. Agree objectives.
New product concept generation. User innovation. Design enabling patterns of organisation. Design teams and communities of practice. Integrate the voice of the customer.
Create environmental conditions for more inventive problems and more agreeable and productive workplaces. Improve innovative performance. Change/confirm a culture.Read more »