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Developing on Cloud Time

Michael Sampson - Currents

The agility of cloud time development is great, but then so is the stability of non-cloud time development cycles.

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Blog>> Taxonomy Development Infographic

Green Chameleon

Here is a poster design I’ve been working on for a while – it summarises the empirical, evidence based taxonomy development process we recommend. This is the link to an A4 pdf version. This is the link to an A3 pdf version. Let us know

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A free Leadership Development Benefits Estimator Tool

The Bumble Bee

" How do you justify investment a specific people development activity (e.g. Team Leadership Development years). Summing Up.

2014 33

Agile international development?

Net-Map Toolbox

So while I talked with the software developers and coaches at the agile coach camp last weekend, I kept thinking: What if we used the principles that they use to make software development more participatory, user-oriented and faster learning and adopted them in international development projects? Continue to improve.

To Develop a Community, Think Network First

Online Community Strategy

Two reasons: 1.) a helpful answer must be developed in the context of the host organization and their extended network and 2.) Need a Community?

2016 29

Developing a Strategic Approach to Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

My talk will be on developing a strategic approach to Office 365. Developing a Strategic Approach to Office 365. Tonight at the Christchurch SharePoint User Group I will be presenting the first session of the evening. Office 365 offers a tremendous set of capabilities in a quick to acquire, quick to start consuming model.

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"Developing Real Skills for Virtual Teams"

Endless Knots

And then something like this comes through, "Developing Real Skills. A lot of virtual team research crosses my screen, most of which is earnest and much of which is the equivalent of a Sunday-night eat-up of what's in the refrigerator. Collaboration Telecommuting Virtual Teams

Some lessons about capacity building in social media for development organisations in the South

Joitske Hulsebosch

noticed networking and working in a networked way comes quite naturally for a lot of the development organisations. development social media

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Carl Jackson on Supporting Online Communities in International Development

Nancy White

Carl Jackson on Online Communities in Development. He has worked with a number of IDS’s Eldis communities , including Africa Adapt.

Is “development 2.0? the same as “agile international development”?

Net-Map Toolbox

″ which basically looks at what development projects can learn from the way that successful web 2.0 But it does sound very similar.

Developing digital literacies in practice


Last week I took part in The Guardian Higher Education Network 's Developing Digital Literacy in HE live chat. Anyone doing all that? Green ICT.

Collaborating for Impact in Large Development Organizations

Full Circle Associates

Through a series of discussions, we developed an analysis of the contextual factors relevant to the international development sector.

2015 12

Visual Camp – or developing “Policy in Pics”

Social Reporter

On the day itself, you will able to get into small groups to brainstorm ideas and develop visuals on these challenges. What’s the problem?

Developing a Strategic Approach to Microsoft Office 365 (my slides)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Last week I presented at the Christchurch SharePoint User Group meeting on Developing a Strategic Approach to Microsoft Office 365. Agenda Topic – Developing a Strategic Approach. My slides from that session are above. Presentation flow (slides): 1. Title slide. About Michael and what I do for clients. 5. Agenda. 7. 12-13. 16-19.

2015 39

How-to Guides>> How To Develop a Taxonomy

Green Chameleon

This is the link to an A4 pdf version. This is the link to an A3 pdf version. Let us know

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Developing Large Systems Change Leadership

Networking Action

For a recording of the webinar described below, go here. Slides are available here.  For more information about the Academy, go here.  For access to the toolbox described in the webinar, go here. Presenter:  Klaus Althoff … Net Dev

2014 16

Develop creativity and empathy through opposing perspectives

Joitske Hulsebosch

found a book which divides the learning professional in personal and professional development. I have been rethinking my focus.

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Where is the Cooperation in International Development and Cooperation

Full Circle Associates

The advantages of developing your own toolkit (or platform, strategy, bibliography, taxonomy etc.) Life is busy. Yes, branding. Should it?  Now,

2014 13

Exploring Dialogic Organizational Development

Chris Corrigan

There are several events happening in the next few months in connection with the launch of what we hope will become the standard text in a new field.

Network Mapping for personal development – a retreat for women

Net-Map Toolbox

have been exploring the power of Net-Map for personal development and happiness for a few years now. Merianne Liteman. Paulina Escobar.

Develop Your Networked Business Pilot in Less Than an Hour: Worksheet

Online Community Strategy

Many organizations are struggling to understand and respond to the changes being driven by the Collaborative (some say On Demand or Sharing) Economy.

2016 28

Stop Runaway Software Development Projects - The BrainYard

Michael Sampson - Currents

Through its Rational suite of products and the community, IBM is trying to help developers resolve those issues. ".

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Blog>> A Prezi on the Taxonomy Development Poster

Green Chameleon

Here’s an interactive version of the Taxonomy Development Poster I posted yesterday: How to Build a Taxonomy on Prezi

2012 25

Developing Real Skills for Virtual Teams

The Bumble Bee

The Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina recently published a useful white paper on the topical area of developing skills for virtual teams. It is available online and in PDF. What I found most interesting was the section on Virtual Team Challenges. Virtual Teams

Bioteams develops unique Social Media Impact Forecasting Simulator

The Bumble Bee

The free version of the simulator is fully functional but is limited to 6 month campaigns, 4 content types and 4 owner channels. Social Networking

The Importance of Team Game Plans and RAPPORT

The Bumble Bee

Team Leadership DevelopmentSo to have RAPPORT in your team you need to quickly agree your team's: R OLES. GREEMENTS. ROCESSES. RIORITIES. Roles.

2016 55

Frameworks for Global Change Network Strategy Development

Networking Action

A couple of weeks ago I spent some time with staff of the UN Global Compact Office (GC). We used some frameworks from my work with Global Action Networks to explore their applicability and potential usefulness for the… Net Dev Global Compact GRI PRI TI

Adapting agile development to virtual teams

Endless Knots

This one's for the developers out there: " The Paradox of Agile PM and Virtual Team s " by Dr. David F. but that's nice too.)

The evolution of effective team working and how you can accelerate it

The Bumble Bee

Accelerating Team Development. Team Leadership Developmentteam operating like this will not hit its deadlines.

2016 59

Tamarack Institute for Community Engagement - Community Development Across Canada


community GS

Top teams understand the 4 different types of Teamwork in Nature

The Bumble Bee

To do this they developed a rigourous but practical way to assess whether particular group activities constitute ''teamwork''. Group Task. 3.

2014 86

Twitter for School Staff Professional Development


Developing your Personal Learning Networks (PLN) on Twitter. Create your Twitter Presence. also looked at reviewing Twitter profiles (word).  .

Developing a Lobbi kit for local agents of change

Social Reporter

So far Lobbi has focused on developing a major web platform that would enable citizens, their elected representatives and officials to interact.

2013 14

IBM Rational Offers Collaboration and Innovation within Software Development

Portals and KM

IBM Rational is an open software development platform that supports sharing and interactions among software and systems design and development teams.

Public Policy and the Idea of the Vietnamese State: The Cultural Political Economy of Domestic Water Supply

Net-Map Toolbox

A Net-Map study on formal and informal water governance in Vietnam , by Nadine Reis and Peter P.

2015 28

For innovation: Amplify the low signal

Net-Map Toolbox

And slowly a new door opens, a different approach emerges or we develop a clearer understanding of a long overlooked risk.

2016 50

What is important in knowledge sharing for innovation in development?

Joitske Hulsebosch

Next monday I will have an interview with a journalist of a magazine about international development cooperation ( Vice Versa ).

How “Membranes” Build Great Organizations

Alchemy of Change

Organizational boundaries are the bridge between organizational development and the new field of engagement. The “Cellular Business”. Tweet.

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How my bad French made me a better facilitator

Net-Map Toolbox

I recently went on a mission to Cameroon, where one of my tasks was to facilitate a workshop with about 100 participants. And I can survive very well.

2015 64

Own it – with a smile

Net-Map Toolbox

(Picture by Alan Cleaver on flickr). How do you deal with situations you are not 100% comfortable with? How about owning it with a smile?

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