Evaluation

Why the world needs you to become a catalyst.

Years ago I launched a digital workshop. My goal was to teach evaluators and researchers how to design, based on the challenges that evaluators who design would face.  It was exactly how I found success, and built a following, during my own research and evaluation career. The workshop was filled with short courses, activities, and…

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Evaluating Christmas

Anyone else having a Christmas problem? I think there must be something wrong with me. I just don’t understand Christmas, I guess. I might be getting presents and sending Christmas cards and decorating trees and all that, but I’m still not happy. I don’t feel the way I’m supposed to feel. Charlie Brown, you are…

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Touching the Brain, Welcome to the Age of Engagement

So back in 2016 I was provided the opportunity by the awesome Visitor Studies Association to deliver my first ever keynote. If you ever get the chance to hang out with a bunch of Museum evaluators, you should. They are cool people. Out of all of my presentations, I think it was one of my best. In…

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Data Halloween Cartoon Post

A 3D Pie Chart Jack-o-lantern.

Happy Data Halloween Everyone! Which cartoon is your favorite?  You can vote by retweeting, just click on the cartoon to be taken to the individual tweet. Zombie Evaluators 3D Pie Chart Jack o Lantern No trick or treating at foundations. Machine Learning Witch Hunt Explaining RCTs to a two-headed monster. Toads are not People, so…

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Realist Recipe

A realist evaluation cartoon by Chris Lysy.

This is the last one I’ll be sharing at this moment.  Starting tomorrow I’ll be moving onto a different topic. Over the next couple of weeks, I’ll be sharing 10 of the cartoons I created for the Rameses Project on realist evaluation. Visit that site to get access to the full collection.  If you’re at all interested…

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Show your cards

A realist evaluation cartoon by Chris Lysy.

Over the next couple of weeks, I’ll be sharing 10 of the cartoons I created for the Rameses Project on realist evaluation. Visit that site to get access to the full collection.  If you’re at all interested in the illustration process I follow when drawing cartoons like these, I wrote about it at Lysydesign.

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