The Collaboratory

BSL’s Dean Dr. Muff edited and co-authored “The Collaboratory: A Co-creative Stakeholder Engagement Process for Solving Complex Problems” (Greenleaf Publishing, July 2014) – a book which explores the transformation that emerges when groups spread around the world work on similar issues, discover synchronicities, often cross-pollenating, and collaborate rather than compete.

Offering practical recommendations and benefits, and bringing together insights from a range of experienced academics, practitioners and facilitators, The Collaboratory is a handbook for experienced or aspiring practitioners in all fields of change: in society, in organizations of all kind and in the field of education.

The authors of the book have created an online space for the global change community and invite everyone to contribute comments and ideas at

Read more about the book.