Understanding the personal context and coming to realize how the social climate is shaped by thousands of personal contexts, is one step in defining your possibilities to modify and improve your environment. We as social beings who constantly transmit information. To connect personal and public, through reflection on personal experiences we can achieve an understanding of the complicated structure of the community.
The following methods we found especially suitable for mixed groups, where there is no previously specified shared context or obvious topics of interest. Newly formed working groups who are based around a common topic, but need to investigate about their target audience also can find it useful.