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Global Mobile Awards

Nancy White

An important part of this conference is the 17th annual Global Mobile Awards. The device also has phone functionality. GSMA 2012 vendor award

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Will the Collapse of Civilization Begin With Global Corporatist Totalitarianism?

How to Save the World

What exactly is “Global Corporatist Totalitarianism”? STAGE. WHAT COLLAPSES. SIGNS OF COLLAPSE. E.G. OF CULTURE AT THIS STAGE.

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Understanding Open Educational Resources: Information for Schools

SocialTech

There are millions of free to use resources that have been shared globally as Open Education Resources.

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The New Socialism: Global Collectivist Society Is Coming Online

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Culture : Culture Reviews The New Socialism: Global Collectivist Society Is Coming Online By Kevin Kelly 05.22.09 It is not class warfare.

Recommended Resource: Global Intranet Trends for 2011

Michael Sampson - Currents

I spent an hour yesterday afternoon reviewing Jane McConnell's latest publication - the Global Intranet Trends 2011 report.

Global Voices in the top 200 blogs

Joitske Hulsebosch

I've been a fan of Global Voices , since I discovered it. The slogan of Global Voices is: " The World is talking, are you listening ?"

Two handy perl scripts

Learning Alliances

resourcesHere are two handy Perl scripts that I’ve developed, one of them some years ago and the other a few weeks ago. This zip file  perl-scripts-prp-and-csplit  contains a “readme.txt”, the Perl scripts and sample input files. The prp.pl Recently I wrote the csplit.pl value)}}.htm htm {{jsonize(cells["posts-rss-feed"].value)}}.

From workplace courses to global conversations

Nancy White

Also From Workplace Courses to Communities (PDF from the Journal) From workplace courses to global conversations Nancy White and Josien Kapma A growing number of people and organizations in various sectors are focusing on communities (of practice) and networks, as a key to improving their performance. So here it is again! Be strategic. 30-34.

From workplace courses to global conversations | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We had a good time co-writing using Google docs, a little skyping and slowly iterating back and forth. So here it is [.] Welcome to my web home.

Jane McConnell’s Global Intranet Trends 2010 Report

Portals and KM

  The intranet is starting to become the entry point into the “workplace web” - the collection of resources and information needed by staff. In the “ unified ” workplace web, the intranet or enterprise portal is the front door to the organization’s information, business and collaborative resources and places.  

4th Annual Global Intranet Strategies Survey

Michael Sampson - Currents

The 4th annual Global Intranet Strategies Survey opened at the end of June and will stay open until August 31. All participants receive a complimentary copy (pdf) of the " Global Intranet Trends for 2010" report that will be published in the second part of October. What strategies and resources are being put into place to optimize it?

Skype as a community platform

Learning Alliances

One is to show who’s currently “available,&# indicated by a green dot with a check-mark in it, so it works like a global “ presence indicator.”

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Global Neighbourhoods: SM Global Report: Beeline's Francois Gossieaux

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Of course, we had scant evidence to back this up, just our usually strong opinions. firm and the substantive Tribalization of Business study. Thanks.

Cisco Announces I-Prize Winner and Results of Their Global Collaboration

Portals and KM

These funding and support resources are not available in most of the world and Cisco was able to engage people in 104 companies through the web. The first one was to validate the desire to collaborate on the global scale. Perhaps the G7 should have a similar contest on alternative energy solutions and efforts to curtail global warmin

Cisco I-Prize Announces its Winner and a Successful Global Collaboration

Green Chameleon

These funding and support resources are not available in most of the world and Cisco was able to engage people in 104 companies through the web. The first one was to validate the desire to collaborate on the global scale. Perhaps the G7 should have a similar contest on alternative energy solutions and efforts to curtail global warming.

Job Opportunities - Bio Ventures for Global Health

Influence

BIO Ventures for Global Health ( BVGH ) is a very interesting and innovative group focusing on key global health issues, and they have some important job openings. Their current openings include: Director of Communications : an experienced communications strategist responsible for the leadership and management of BVGH’s Communications.

The Pedagogy of ModPo

Jenny Connected

Within the teaching resource section, I have watched two videos. (Click on the image to enlarge it). There’s an additional  ModPo Plus section.

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Granny dumping

Jenny Connected

What are we to make our lives in this time of global ageing? Image from the course Facebook site https://www.facebook.com/oldglobecoursera.

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Creative Facilitation – the Book!

Viv Mcwaters

Exactly two years ago, I spent six weeks with my ankle in plaster after an operation. With nothing better to do, I wrote a book. Start anywhere.

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Recap of Unite for Sight '09 Global Health Conference, and Innovative Open Health Tools

Influence

Building Sustainable Strategic Information Systems in Low-Resource Countries? Tags: Global Health Bobby Jefferson of Futures Group International talked about ?Building They provide a number of free software tools for policy and decision making.  Yuri's team just won a World Health Congress award for 'Most Innovative Telemedicine App'.)

From SHIFT: My Three-Part Series on Complexity and Collapse

How to Save the World

An overview of how the three systems — energy/resource, economic and ecological/climate — are related. Uncategorized

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A Complex Predicament: How Our Energy, Economic and Ecological Systems are Connected (repost)

How to Save the World

It explains why increases in the efficiency of resource-consuming technologies tend to lead to an increase, rather than a decrease, in resource use.

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A Slow Community Movement? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Ability to think globally, not just in a linear manner. Have we been “communitied&# to death? Something resonated. good sign! can handle.

CoPs: Tools and Resources - KM Edge: Where the best in Knowledge Management come together

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Answers from the MAKE Award Winners APQC Named Global MAKE Award Winner Introducing the Worlds Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises Powered by Movable Type Links HomeComments (You may use HTML tags for style) Recent Entries PowerPoint Evil? Closer Look at Lessons Learned Build It and They WILL Come?

Shovel Ready Civic Projects #2: A News Portal for Global Health

Influence

In addition, in places like Seattle, global health is a key economic driver , with billions of dollars of government and private aid being channeled toward reducing international crises and improving global stability with drug development, services delivery, and impact evaluation. The Global Health area on change.org.

IBM Offers Analytics to Help Clients with Workforce Transformation

Portals and KM

now offers new Big Data analytics software and services solution to help organizations build and maintain their global workforce.  

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Revisiting Communities of Practice: from fishermen guilds to the global village - KnowledgeBoard

John Tropea - Delicious Community

What is a CoP? IMHO weve been running with a model that grew out of a very specific situation that is no longer predominant. They rarely do.

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Connectedness – The New Differentiator

Governance in a Networked World

  Back in 2005 Thomas Friedman wrote about the globalized world in his bestseller book ‘ The World Is Flat ’.

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Shovel-Ready Online Civic Projects #5: "Global Energy Observatory" Interactive Databases and Maps

Influence

"(T)o provide a platform for understanding, visualizing and analyzing global energy systems that will help the world accelerate the transition to cheap clean energy for all." There has been a rising consensus that we need to transform our global energy system to reduce energy usage and to shift to less carbon intensive energy sources.

Shovel-Ready Online Civic Project #5: "Global Energy Observatory" Interactive Databases and Maps

Influence

"(T)o provide a platform for understanding, visualizing and analyzing global energy systems that will help the world accelerate the transition to cheap clean energy for all.". There has been a rising consensus that we need to transform our global energy system to reduce energy usage and to shift to less carbon intensive energy sources.

Community Toolbox - Bringing Solutions to Light

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Community Tool Box Our Mission Promoting community health and development by connecting people, ideas and resources English | Español Search the CTB Table of Contents | Do the Work | Solve a Problem | Use Promising Approaches | Connect with Others | Services Workstation Sign-In We welcome you to s ign our Guestbook !

Some good reads

Chris Corrigan

very interesting new site on complexity, featuring a lot of learning resources. Nonprofit With Balls . On why you actually do. Complexity Labs .

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Collaborating Across Borders: Five Keys to Creating Powerful Partnerships

Partnering Resources

In this highly matrixed, driven, global environment, there are too few people and too much work for us to section ourselves off from others.

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New Way to Work Index – Unify

Michael Sampson - Currents

Among the results was the finding that 94 percent of respondents work with virtual team members, indicating the rise of today’s mobile and global workforce and an urgent need for solutions that create enhanced productivity and collaboration across multiple platforms. Unify’s New Way to Work resource hub.

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Communities in the Crowd Economy: #CSWEurope15

Online Community Strategy

It was born out of the global financial crisis of 2008, enabled by global communications networks and digital technologies, and powered by people.

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Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What I’ve noticed is working globally, there is a lot of cultural variation. And of course… THE BOOK. But slow electricity. Tired.

Collaborative Thinking: Microsoft UC (OCS) Presentations and Demos

Collaborative Thinking

Just follow the link below to Bretts blog to download several decks on Microsofts UC solution (decks are on PPT 2003 as well as PPTX format). Trust Us.

Don’t Underestimate the Value of Your Community Managers

Elsua

To set up enterprise-wide governance processes and regularly coordinate efforts and approaches globally. Never mind the community facilitators.

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What it takes to detect absence or silence

Learning Alliances

Last week the keynote at the [link] conference was Gillian Tett , an anthropologist who ended up working for the Financial Times and noticed that there was an awful lot of silence around the global debt markets in 2007, despite the fact that they were much larger than the equity markets.

The Fire This Time

How to Save the World

A few days ago I watched the documentary Chasing Ice, as part of our local Transition initiative’s film series. What ” Just that.

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