Narrative Archive

Bringing Storytelling to Life for SVN

Axiom News’ Fraser Wilson joins panel discussion on value of storytelling

Axiom News was honoured to be a sponsor of the Social Venture Network’s (SVN) annual spring gathering held this year at the Skamania Lodge in Stevenson, Wash., where a diverse network of some of the world’s leading social entrepreneurs gathered to discuss the pathway to a more sustainable future.

From One Open Space to Another

Axiom’s Peter Pula and his various change journeys

Fresh off the heels of a discussion he facilitated during the World Appreciative Inquiry Conference in Ghent, Belgium focused on the creation a life-giving news network, Axiom News CEO Peter Pula stood before a group of around 120 leaders from OMNI Health Care on May 7 to facilitate a different type of conversation.

Axiom’s Peter Pula Surprised by Global Strengths Conference Reception

Resonance with generative journalism notion heading ‘in a wonderful direction, one I hadn’t really expected, especially as quickly’

Peter Pula says he came home from the 2012 World Appreciative Inquiry Conference in Ghent, Belgium “super surprised” by the reception he found there.

Hollyhock’s Story Program to Nourish and Inspire

Canada’s lifelong learning centre sees value in telling stories of social innovation

Nestled on a small island off the coast of British Columbia is a lifelong learning centre known for making big waves. And with the launch of a new story program, Hollyhock — which offers conferences and programs to inspire, nourish and support people making the world better — intends to create an even greater ripple effect.

Social Media Experts Highlight Axiom's Work

Schlegel Villages stories and social media used as example during sector conference

In the beginning of April, the Ontario Long Term Care Association and the Ontario Retirement Communities Association hosted their annual conference in Toronto, and during a workshop on the subject of de-mystifying social media, a spotlight was shone upon the work we do here at Axiom News.

Epilepsy Ontario Stories to Open Discussions

News program an exciting avenue for people to share stories: EO executive director

If you ask Epilepsy Ontario executive director Rozalyn Werner-Arcé what the most exciting aspect of the organization’s new online news program is, her answer is straightforward: “We’re providing a way for people with epilepsy to tell their stories.”

ACCA and Axiom Partner for Co-operative Story Project

New initiative to turn secret of co-ops in the province into stories

The Alberta Community and Co-operative Association (ACCA) is launching a new story-sharing initiative to shine a light on activities happening in the province and as part of the International Year of Co-operatives celebration.

What’s Next for Community Living?

What got us here will not get us there: News service to investigate

Fifty years of hard work and history have brought a great many changes to community living in Ontario. More change is on the way. For more than 50 years Ontarians have organized and advocated alongside friends, family members and neighbours to create more inclusive communities. They’ve met with some success.

Playing with Global News Network Dream

Belgian group asks can we launch generative journalism model in Europe’s Dutch-speaking community?

More than a year ago Axiom News proclaimed its long-held mission in fresh language, to co-create a life-giving news network for renewed and thriving communities, and next week carrying that mission forward will begin to be tinkered with in a new way as a small group of Belgian residents walks into the warm-hued, Ontario newsroom.

Pula Talks Generative Journalism on Radio Show

Dr. Katherine Loflin in conversation with Peter Pula

The relationship between generative journalism and the revitalization of our communities was the spotlight of conversation when Axiom News founder and CEO Peter Pula spoke with Dr. Katherine Loflin on March 22 as a guest on her radio show Place Matters.