Inspireants – the problem solver toolbox for communities
identify problems from around the world and develop different approaches to
So we will be inspired from different cultures and communities
and we want you to be inspired to take action and solve problems around you.
I chose the name inspireants for different kind of reasons. First of all
ants are really industrious insects and they overcome obstacles in their
way. They work together for a greater goal and leave trails while they do it. I
had seen this following movie about fire ants and as inspire and fire made
such a good rhyme I thought inspireants will be the next tribe to conquer their
realm. Ants often walk through grass and the association with grassroots
movements came to my mind. So inspireants is inescapable.
The project inspireants depends on your cooperation. You can help us in a
variety of ways. If you can think of something else, please let me know. Contact me on inspireants, facebook and skype.
1. Make yourself an account on the inspireants website. 2. Be a vivid
discussion partner here on inspireants. We prepared 3 different comment
sections. You can use the inspireants internal, the facebook and the disqus
system. 3. Tell us your ideas how inspireants should evolve. 4. Share
postings to your social networks. We use the AddToAny share elements. 5. Some
topics we discuss here, maybe interesting to other websites, blogs or forums.
Please feel free to share the links. 6. Use the hashtag #inspireants when
ever it makes sense. Ahh, use it everytime ;) 7. Tell others about this
website and have them sign up. 8. Download the flyer template and share some
where you can. 9. Be open and tell me your criticism. I am but the learner.
(Refers to which movie?) 10. Do you have any other idea how I can spread the
Here is the milestones’ listing. Some stones are heavy and I need
fellow ants to help me lift.
1. Start the website and spread the word.
2. Have some social media accounts to share the progress. 3. Make apps for
android, ios and windows phone. Which one would you prefer first? 4.
Intensify the communication with official departments. 5. Use more languages
then English and German. Maybe someone can help to translate better then google
translation does for me. 6. Listen to users and develop those wishes, where
possible. 7. Accumulate all the problems from around the world and prepare
actionable solutions tailor-made for different conditions. 8. Expand the
website so that it can be used to plan, organize, implement and control
initiatives on site. 9. Do whatever is necessary so that inspireants is the
problem solver toolbox for communities.