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IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – A Proposal for DIA Now Delivered Successfully!


Yes,  A Proposal for DIA is now a reality. Robust tech conference wi-fi availability is not longer a wish for the near future. know I am!

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Roles in communities of practice

Joitske Hulsebosch

This might be part of the more networked organizational form of the future? What about the self-organising power of communities? Leader 5.

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So many learning style tests, so little time.

Joitske Hulsebosch

Psychologists have proposed several complementary taxonomies of learning styles. I went looking for a learning style test for an online course.

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Links for the Month: December 27, 2011

How to Save the World

An interesting contrast to Hexayurts, the simple, cheap buildings proposed by Vinay Gupta and popular among Dark Mountain’s members.

Workforce Democracy: Put heart back in the workplace

The Bumble Bee

This stems from a philosophy proposed by Frederick W. Image Source : [link]. Mark Dowds can be contacted via Brainpark. Think Differently

IBM’s Social Business Jam – Are You Jamming Yet?


Building the Social Business of the Future. What an exciting 10 days it’s been so far! Absolutely wonderful! What a buzzing experience!

Coping With Triggers

How to Save the World

In the diagram above I propose two ‘self-healing interventions’ we can try to invoke in the moment when we feel ourselves being triggered.

Big Lottery funds £1.89 million of citizen journalism. Is that what communities most need?

Social Reporter

Going to the right cocktail parties?  Is this the future of the Big Society: not about what you do, but about who you know? For a tiny handful, where the objective being proposed is deemed potentially to be of unique value, BIG will solicit a bid. I can well understand why Gary Copitch is very cross about the Big Lottery grant of £1.89

Links of the Month: October 24, 2011

How to Save the World

What all these proposals seem to have in common is that they offer no credible path to get there from here. And it happens every day.

Acting resourcefully in a space of community organizing

Chris Corrigan

Both have value. Top-down remains top-down, and the patterns of leadership and power-sharing remain in place. Transactional – Relational.

Diversity is hard

Jenny Connected

Learning from MOOCs: lessons for the future. 2011). Source of image. In doing this we reduce diversity. But what is diversity?  2016).

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Network till you drop?

Net-Map Toolbox

Proposed treatment of networking fatigue (adapted from Reid Hospital Advice on Heatstroke Treatment). What do I need to do about them?

Alchemy of Change Weekly Links (weekly)

Alchemy of Change

Three-dimensional printing: An image of the future | The Economist. GE, a large American conglomerate, is now proposing to make ultrasound transducers by “additive” manufacturing—or three-dimensional printing, as it is also known. Digital Social Grooming (Ed Batista). And while I agree with Boyd’s basic premise–i.e.

meeting formats

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Shelter Scale Take the issue and translate it into a numerical scale, such as, “My level of support for this proposal is. List Pros & Cons Choose one or two representatives from each proposal to help lay out what the advantages and disadvantages are of each proposal for group consideration. Typically 2-3 rounds of 20-30 min.

On Collaboration – confused of calcutta

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Collaboration curves, on the other hand, are about the future; they seek to containerise tacit knowledge, the ability to learn,  to adapt, to evolve; value is created by making the company better at learning. They even knew how to predict the future by inventing it: they held many patents in digital photography. December 2011 (10).

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ScienceDirect - The Journal of Strategic Information Systems : “It is what one does”: why people participate and help others in electronic communities of practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

It is important to be realistic about the nature of and necessity for the unit of study to be an assemblage or a community, so relevant concepts are discussed here to guide future understanding. We propose that knowledge can also be considered a public good, owned and maintained by a community. Howard. 1997). Schuller, H. Method 4.1.


Social Architecture (a manifesto) | Management Innovation eXchange

John Tropea - Delicious Community

October 19, 2011 at 7:28pm. This means that the setup of the future roles and responsibilities needs to be clarified upfront. Search.

Are We In A "Post E2.0 Era"? (Collaborative Thinking)

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Mock Thesis Proposal: Personal Support Networks During Periods Of Employee Transition, Part 2. Mock Thesis Proposal: Personal Support Networks During Periods Of Employee Transition, Part 1. future_technology. December 2011. November 2011. October 2011. June 2011. April 2011. March 2011.

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Thoughts on Training

Michael Sampson - Currents

In that light, I was interested to find Mike's article from September 2011 entitled Training Isn't Dead—But It Should Be : " My problem with training is it presumes the need for indoctrination on systems, processes and techniques. Perhaps worst of all, training usually occurs within a vacuum driven by past experience, not by future needs. ".

Links of the Month: January 27, 2013

How to Save the World

PREPARING FOR CIVILIZATION’S COLLAPSE. Dark Mountaineer Paul Kingsnorth is, I think, in this third camp, as am I for now. LIVING BETTER.

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Enterprise 2.0 Conference Highlights – Finally, Decent Internet Access


Conference Highlights – A Proposal for DIA. conference event I attended in Boston, MA in mid-June. That’s right! Well, not this year!

Google Wave (continued): The Conversation Becomes the Process, and Even the Product

How to Save the World

Suppose we had done all of this in 2011 instead of 2009. 2011 Process. 1. 2011 Process. 1. We post a text summary. to the wave.