Narrative Archive

Peter Pula Follows Energy to Europe

Netherlands, Belgium gatherings explore building a narrative capacity for the transition agenda

Axiom News founder and CEO Peter Pula joins gatherings in the Netherlands and Belgium this week to continue an exploration around building a narrative capacity for the transition agenda.

Axiom Produces Client Video Series

OMNI Health Care CEO shares thoughts on changes in sector

OMNI Health Care president and CEO Patrick McCarthy recently stopped by the Axiom News newsroom to talk about the changing landscape in long-term care and what OMNI is doing to better accommodate those the changes.

What’s Possible for a Calgary News Co-op?

Axiom News, Sarah Arthurs convene Calgary News Co-op launch conversations

Axiom News founder and CEO Peter Pula and co-operative initiator Sarah Arthurs are inviting Calgarians to take part in getting a new community owned and funded news co-operative launched in the city.

Storytelling Strengthening Health System

OMNIway stories capturing attention outside Ontario

When a nurse in Nova Scotia was recently looking for information about the Behavioural Supports Ontario (BSO) initiative he did an Internet search and came across an OMNIway story about Streamway Villa’s success with the program that’s posted on the Central East Local Health Integration Network’s (LHIN’s) website.

Google Hangouts Closes Reporter, Audience Gap

Reporter shares insights from Hangouts On Air experiment

One of the latest news experiments being tested out by The Gazette and KCRG involves webcams and a reliable internet connection. Part of Google Plus, Hangouts is an online video conferencing platform (like Skype) that allows people to have private or public, live-streamed video conversations.

Axiom News, HIROC Partner to Co-Create News Site

Free standing news site opens the gate to engagement

The Healthcare Insurance Reciprocal of Canada (HIROC) is unveiling a dynamic new news site, offering subscribers and other stakeholders an insight into the organization and an opportunity to play a role in creating the safest healthcare system.

Photographer Wants World to Go Nose to Nose

Photos that challenge personal space rules could evoke more wisdom, peace, says Jan Somers

Via a shared screen, I can see Jan Somers’ nose to nose photo archive as he scrolls through close-up after close-up of two people with their faces turned towards each other, so near they would feel one another’s breath, noses just a wisp apart.

Generative News Team Energizes Flemish Conference

‘Citizen’ journalists, professional news makers collaborate to produce news throughout event

After sending the newsletter they had worked on the entire day to print, the news team covering a Belgian organization’s recent conference headed out for supper about 9 p.m. Lisa Coppin says she was “nearly euphoric” when, halfway through their meal, colleagues arrived with a large box of the now-printed newsletters. Almost instantly they could see the tangible results of their hard day’s effort.

Axiom-inspired Belgian News Network Draws Accomplished Freelancer

News makers combining their strengths to empower through the news process will help create the world we all want to live in, says Lien Van Laere

Throughout her 10 years of working as a freelance journalist, Lien Van Laere sought to make her work “life-giving” by  sculpting out the “possibility, beauty and power” that already existed in whatever she was storying.

Exploring a Calgary Story-Sharing Co-op

Sarah Arthurs and Peter Pula to host upcoming discussion and working session

Sarah Arthurs witnessed the power of sharing stories during the 2012 International Year of Co-operatives (IYC) and is looking to co-create a new story-sharing venture in Calgary.