Software or websites alone will not create a new culture. A lot more tools for interaction within groups are needed:

  • other ways of communication
  • different decision making (consensus oriented)
  • more awareness, not trying to maximise political influence
  • lots of experimenting and learning
  • setting up explicit rules and reviewing them

Here is a collection of tools for meetings (which could use an update):

Tools for meetings

Any community will develop rules of behaviour; if these rules shall not become oppressive, they must be discussed and decided upon. What is still missing is a pool of rules so that not every community has to reinvent the wheel.