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One in particular, made by Lotus in 2000 (back when KM was still chic) particularly gets my goat. blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Cynicism and the Propaganda of KM I just don’t get it.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

I m currently enrolled in an online course on Connectivism and Connective Knowledge (with 2000 other people) being put on by George Siemens at the University of Manitoba and co-hosted by Stephen Downes. Dave Pollards papers on business innovation & knowledge management September 12, 2008 CCK08: Thoughts on Knowledge and Learning -- Week One Map of Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Connectivism, by Matthias Melcher. Full size map you can actually read here.

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Adult LEGO fandom hits TED

Community Guy

When I started at LEGO (back in 2000), we struggled to get the attention of our colleagues in the office next door. This makes me happy. Now, the TED stage has promoted Adult Fandom. I’m very happy right now. Business Strategy

2011 161

The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

My first taste of what might be possible with communities of practice was volunteering to be one of the first Fast Company Company of Friends organizers in Louisville KY in 2000. I’ve worked with some form of community my entire career.

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Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development


Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week. I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go. The conference is held every two years, and is always.

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Babylon, Chaos, and Muses: Mardi Gras 2013

Portals and KM

The all male krewe of Chaos was organized in 2000 and presented 15 floats and also had flambeux carriers to light the way. Muses is an all female krewe founded in 2000 with over 1,000 members. This is another in a series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans.

2013 158

The New Workstyle - A Conference Board White Paper

Michael Sampson - Currents

Today I was reviewing my notes for a client project, and saw again the following table from a white paper from The Conference Board in 2000, called Beyond Knowledge Management: New Ways to Work and Learn (it's on page 48 of the PDF): My Comments.

Boards 156

Global Mobile Awards Update

Nancy White

Robert has been one of the mobile industry leaders and visionaries since the early 2000's and is well deserving of this important award.

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200 calories in pictures via wiseGEEK via artFido via Jim Clark

Endless Knots

Department of Agriculture, the average adult needs to consume about 2000 - 2500 Calories to maintain their weight.

2013 162

e-mint: Valuable Resource for Online Community Professionals

Managing Communities

The group was originally founded in 2000 by Rebecca Newton (longtime [.]. e-mint is an association of online community professionals. But, if you say “e-mint” to any of the members, the first thing that will come to mind is the Yahoo! Group, the mailing list that all of the nearly 1,000 members are a part of. Resources

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Forum Software Space Rich with Great Options (and Having Great Options is a Good Thing)

Managing Communities

Back when I started, in 2000, this wasn’t [.]. photo credit: mathrock The forum software space is very strong. There are numerous and plentiful options, both free and paid, that are backed by resourceful communities providing hacks, styles, graphics, customizations, tutorials, support and more for free or for an additional cost. This is a great thing. Developing Your Community

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Intranets2011 Conference in Sydney (May 2011)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Where: Amora Hotel, Sydney NSW 2000. I've known for a while that James and team at Step Two Designs wanted to run an intranet-focused conference in Australia, and I'm delighted to see that they have pushed "go" for 2011. Australia now has a fully-fledged conference for intranet practitioners.

2011 148

Networking or Marketing: How to Escape the Advertising Trap and Get Real

Partnering Resources

Of course, we can’t keep up with the 2000 people we can recognize when we look at their pictures. Walking the Line between Networking & Advertising. Image by Ian Sane (flickr). Several weeks ago, I fell into a network trap.

2013 222

liquid learning place, free-floating knowledge, flow experience

Taming the spaces

It reminds me is a “free floating&# metaphor that i first detected few years ago in concerns with elearning (Barron, 2000). Barron (2000) views the convergence of Knowledge Management and e-Learning as: “a beast (which) combines formal training as represented by e-Learning, and the free-floating knowledge swirling through organisations that knowledge management practices seek to snare and share”.

Is Stamford going backwards?

Endless Knots

It had been in effect since around 2000. See Elizabeth Kim's " New regime puts brakes on telecommuting by city workers :" STAMFORD -- Suggesting a different approach to management from the previous administration, the city has abolished its telecommuting program. The policy, which allowed select employees to work from either their homes or proposed off-site locations, was officially discontinued Feb.

2010 109

Loss of Mobile Devices—and Associated Data (Survey in San Francisco)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Over some period of time (undefined in the infographic): - Over 2000 mobile devices were lost/left behind. - CREDANT Technologies recently undertook a survey of hotels in San Francisco, asking about lost mobile devices. It published the results as an infographic. 80% of devices were smartphones. Almost half of lost devices are never claimed. How can you leave your phone behind, seriously? Is this the way to get a new phone?

Hermes, D’Etat, and Morpheus: Mardi Gras 2013

Portals and KM

was founded in 2000 and has 500 members. This is another in a series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans. Hermes, D’Etat, and Morpheus followed similar routes, one after the other and both went up Napoleon Avenue to St. Charles and on to Canal Street.

2013 141

My social learning experiences

Joitske Hulsebosch

Sociaal leren van adviseurs West Afrika A good example of what is still an inspiration to me and was a transformative experience is the community of practice of SNV's consultants in West Africa from 2000 to 2003.

2016 141

The 2-minute guide to lurking

e-Moderation Station

Back in 2000, Gilly Salmon identified three types of lurker: the freeloader, the sponge, and the lurker with skills or access problems, and although tolerant of initial lurking (or “browsing”), she felt that lurkers should and must be encouraged to participate in the long run.

2016 114

The changing role of the online teacher

Jenny Connected

Garrison, Anderson and Archer’s Community of Inquiry Model (2000), which focuses on how to establish a social presence, a teaching presence and a cognitive presence in online teaching and learning. 2000).

2015 246

Ever Present Absent

Michael Sampson - Currents

Back around 2000 I wrote a report for Ferris Research on the emergence and growing adoption of wireless handheld devices, and how they allowed people to recapture moments of lost productivity throughout the day. They say to be careful what you wish for.

2017 116

Facebook Eavesdropping and Spree Murders: Neomugicha Killings and Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

is the name given to the 2000 hijacking of a Japanese bus by a user of internet forum 2channel after placing a warning on the website. Social Media sites apparently are running AI software that listens to discussions and then can flag the discussion for monitoring.

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Jenny Connected

So hats off to Stephen Downes and George Siemens for managing more than 2000 participants in the first connectivist MOOC in 2008 ( CCK08 ), when they didn’t even anticipate the numbers who attended.

2013 227

BBQ tour of the US South – Part Seven – New Orleans

Portals and KM

It is located at 2000 S. Here is the seventh installment of our BBQ tour of the US South. This road trip includes three BBQ stops. This post picks up with samples from Alabama, South Carolina, and Mississippi The first one covered Louisiana and Texas.

2014 213

Don't Only Invest in Your Core

Michael Sampson - Currents

All have been forced to trim headcount and undertake deep cost cutting as revenues have stagnated since 2000, at times falling, and margins have been decimated. On the other hand, Apple spent all of the last decade investing in what it didn’t know much about in 2000. Adam analyzes Microsoft's strategy of investing in its core business , and how that's proved catastrophic: " Everyone knows that Microsoft has returned almost nothing to shareholders the last decade.

2012 109

The Information Needs of Communities

Alchemy of Change

By 2000, only 1.4 The Rise of the Web: In 2000, revenue from ads for employment, real estate, vehicles, and the sale of smaller items and services accounted for 40 percent of newspaper’s print advertising revenue, but by 2010 it had fallen 71 percent, from $19.6

2011 230

E-Learning 3.0: Cloud Computing

Jenny Connected

“Did you know that the monthly cost of running a basic web application was about $150,000 in 2000? The second topic in Stephen Downes’ E-Learning 3.0 MOOC, bears the title ‘Cloud’ Stephen has provided a good synopsis of the week’s content on the course site, where he starts by saying: The joke is that “the cloud” is just shorthand for “someone else’s computer.”

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Crafting Research

Jenny Connected

2000). This seminar that I attended last week on crafting research was very interesting. It was organised by the Department of Organisation, Work and Technology at Lancaster University, UK, and delivered by Professor Hugh Willmott from City University London.

2017 130

The Divine Right of Capital: Lords of the Earth

Alchemy of Change

That’s right, “new equity sales were a negative source of funding in fifteen out of the twenty years from 1981 to 2000.&# As I mentioned in my last post , I just finished reading The Divine Right of Capital by Marjorie Kelly.

2011 194

Lessons learnt from the design of a blended learning trajectory

Joitske Hulsebosch

The advantage is that even though the pilot start at two kocations, eventually there 2000 to 2500 people can participate. Over the past year I have worked with Proteion , a health organization in the south of the Netherlands.

2017 151

#openedMOOC Week 5: Research on OER Impact and Effectiveness

Jenny Connected

Click on image for source. I have not done any research into OER Impact and Effectiveness and I don’t, in my career as a teacher, remember ever heavily relying on a textbook that students would have to buy.

2017 130

GE's Ecoimagination Challenge: The Power of Ideas, Ecosystems and Scale

21st Century Organization

Eli Lilly's outsourced research and development program that became I nnoCentive dates to 1998 ; Procter and Gamble has inspired others with Connect and Develop , that CEO Lafley instigated in 2000; and IBM has been using Innovation Jams since 2001. November 16 I was fortunate to attend GE's event announcing the first winners of their Ecoimagination Challenge that strives to speed solutions to smarter power grids and energy technology.

Coming Full Circle

Michael Sampson - Currents

That 14" flat panel monitor cost me NZD$2000 (USD$1400). A long time ago. in 1997. I started my own business. For a while back then, I worked from a home office. The first desk I purchased was a cheap cafeteria table from the local office furniture and stationery shop.

2010 136

Convert excel spreadsheets into online simulations and dashboards

The Bumble Bee

Simulate Basic costs $479 per year and allows you private and bigger models (up to 2000 equations) but only 1 simulation. There are two neat tools you can use to quickly turn excel spreadsheets into online simulations, what-if models and dashboards.

2012 156

Roles for Educators in MOOCs

Jenny Connected

2000). 2000). In the first Hotseat of the series for the Networked Learning Conference 2016 , Mike Sharples asks a series of questions to promote discussion about massive open social learning. All the discussion questions were interesting and there was some overlap between threads, but for this post I would like to comment on some of the responses to Mike’s question: What are the appropriate roles for educators (in MOOCs)? 12 people engaged in this discussion.

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Social Skills Growing in Importance

Michael Sampson - Currents

While the latter has declined since 2000, the importance of social skills has grown by about 2% through the aughts. Writing on HBR, Nicole looks at how technology is making social skills more important. There are a couple of reasons for this: people who can coordinate among themselves are more flexible than computers and machines, and it is hard to automate these types of interactions.

2015 114

Open Plan Offices: The Increased Noise Cancels the Collaborative Benefit

Michael Sampson - Currents

The study, conducted by the University of Sydney and published in the Journal of Environmental Psychology, involved analysis of 42,764 survey samples collected in 303 office buildings in the US, Finland, Australia and Canada by the Center for the Built Environment at the University of California, Berkeley since 2000. ". A new study published by the University of Sydney calls into question the value of open plan offices yet again.

2013 149

Screenagers, generation X and technology

Joitske Hulsebosch

I went to an evening about generational learning and it was full of these kind of dialogues between different generations: " How would it be to work in an organisation without the younger generations ?" Older person: " It would be very boring!

2014 158

Academic Writing as a ‘Desire to Relate’

Jenny Connected

Quoting from the text under the video: In the year 2000, the late Western Australian artist, David Gregson (1934 – 2002) allowed students from Curtin University of Technology (Perth, Australia) to access his Kellerberrin studio to film him as he worked.

2015 232

The Great Unbundling and Collapse of Local Newspapers

Alchemy of Change

This business model unbundling occurred over the course of approximately five years in a series of waves that didn’t actually reveal their true impact until after the year 2000.

2011 246

Future of Learning in a Networked World

Nancy White

miles (2000 ft elevation gain, all up going, all down coming back) to Angeles Lake. Six of us are in Forks, Washington , on our Future Learning in a Networked World 09 Pacific Northwest US road trip.

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enterprise 2.0 lunch in sydney - tuesday 8 july

Engineers without Fears

enthusiasts @ 1 pm Tues 8 July @ Sussex Centre Food Court, Level 1, 401 Sussex St, Haymarket, NSW 2000. Next Tuesday there'll be an informal lunch for Enterprise 2.0 I will have some kind of sign. Pass it on. social software inside the enterprise" to give it an ever so slightly less annoying title.

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My music communities


The website is the Dutch National Top 2000. It contains the top 2000 songs as voted by listeners from all over the country, and is broadcast at the end of every year. Among my research interests are tool systems. I want to know how (communities of) users combine different tools to support complex workflows, often leading to usage patterns very different from those originally intended by the tool designers.

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