Sylvia Nasar's statement about her suit against Columbia

Endless Knots

The suit arises from Nasar's appointment in 2000 as the John S. Sylvia , who's been a close friend since we met on our first day as students at Antioch Colleg e , has issued a statement, which I'm posting here with her approval: Statement by Sylvia Nasar re:   Nasar v.

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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. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing.

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

Portals and KM

You can see some the door way at a friend's party in the last picture. was founded in 2000 and has 500 members. This is another in a series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans.

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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.

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Future of Learning in a Networked World

Nancy White

miles (2000 ft elevation gain, all up going, all down coming back) to Angeles Lake. Then we drove to Forks where we had a lovely dinner hosted by local educator Marsha West and her friends, complete with stories around the campfire.

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Viv Mcwaters

I made a friend. – I’m taking part, with 2000+ others, in a 31-day blogging challenge called #reverb10 to reflect on the past year and explore hopes for the coming year. While our thoughts might remain private unless we choose to share them, what we make is often out there, maybe not for the whole world to see, but certainly for some to see. It’s what we make of our lives that others often know us by. I make lots of things.

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My music communities


This tool allows you, Google style, to just enter a string and then gives you all the versions of songs of which the artist name or song title match the string (It is also great for parties: last Saturday, I had some friends over to play a board game. 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.

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Walking with MS--a triumph

Endless Knots

Christie Beverly , who works with our friends at Strategic Knowledge Solutions , is participating in the Walk for MS, sponsored by the National Multiple Sclerosis Foundation/Hampton Roads Chapter, with the goal of raising $2000.

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How to Organise a Children’s Party – On Simplyfing Business Processes


They were the ones who told me to get involved with it around 2000 to 2001, indicating how it is probably one of those disciplines that will be difficult to bore you at any given point in time. One of those folks is KM extraordinaire, and good friend, Dave Snowden.

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So many learning style tests, so little time.

Joitske Hulsebosch

Here's the list of learning/personality styles tests I harvested: 4MAT system by Bernice McCarthy (paid assessment) Friendly Style Profile (paid assessment) Navigational v. From all impressions that people receive we can only process a small portion (2000 bits/sec).

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Communities of practice: HIV/AIDS prevention practices

Joitske Hulsebosch

It clicked with the story of a friend who went back to Ethiopia. While we were there till 2000, testing was very uncommon, but now lots of people in his area (Ambo) had gone for tests, since they had free access to antoretroviral drugs, in case they would test positive.

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IBM at 100 – Once an IBMer, Always an IBMer


Or so they say… I still remember my first day at the company, as if it were yesterday. January 20th 1997.

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Digital tribes

e-Moderation Station

Email this to a friend? The Digital Anthropology Report of 2009 from the University of Kent is based on the analysis of around 2000 UK-based users of technology. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook. Add this to Google Reader.

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Curmudgeons Unite!


At least, I wasn’t expecting it this soon, even though I have been using social software tools since as far back as 2000 and 2001.

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How IBM Uses Social Media to Spur Employee Innovation


I have mentioned already a couple of times how my first contact with social software tools inside IBM , my current employer, was around the year 2000, when one of the communities I still belong to (And still one of my favourite ones , too!)


Viv Mcwaters

Now that the excitement of our book launch is abating (thanks for all your lovely comments, by the way – and over 2000 downloads, that’s pretty amazing) it’s time to resume some normal blogging (whatever that looks like). Email this to a friend? It’s been a while – blogging that is.

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21st Century Learning: The Art of Building Virtual Communities


Participating in an Online Community Around the world, another blogger friend and colleague Derek Wenmoth created a similar framework to Lees role-based model to discuss the ways in which people participate in online communities that develop around blogs. You can have 50 people who are getting their needs met and 2000 that are frustrated.

Validating Social Computing by Living a Historial Moment at IBM


My initial first contact with social software dates back to 2000 and 2001, when I was a member of one of the most active IBM communities (And still going strong! My good friend James Governor tweeted to me the following a few days back: ”.

The Soft Skills of Collaboration and The Social Enterprise


Over at the BrainYard , my good friend, Rachel Happe , put together, just recently, a rather interesting and insightful blog post under the heading “ Got Culture?

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IBM Aims at Reinventing Relationships with Northstar: We Better Watch…


Fast forward to 2000 and 2001, and there I was already about to experience something totally new that, back then, I realised was going to change me forever: The Social Web!

Collaboration Is More Important Than Ever – 3 Barriers To Adoption


Last Friday, my good friend Jack Vinson put together a rather good blog post where he was reminding us all how crucial collaboration has become for all businesses and knowledge workers out there.

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organizational responsiveness

Taming the spaces

2000). It is assumed that synergy of collaborative LKB and harmonisation services makes their application in IntelLEO more user-friendly and may considerably enhance the motivation of learners to do LKB activities and therefore responsiveness of the IntelLEO increases.

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10 Reasons NOT to Ban Social Media In Organisations – The Meme


I have been hearing and reading about this one since early 2000, when I was first exposed to social software tools (Community wikis, in this case), and fast forward 10 years later (Yes, 10 years later!)

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MySite - Social Architecture Planning

Collaborative Thinking

Considering whether you can "friend" a gatherer if I heard it right. Goal of 2000 RPS current at 500-700 with activity, 2100 without activity RPS = requests per second. Notes from Venky Veeraraghavan's presentation, forgive the typos! Session objective: understand technical architecture and planning required to deploy. MySite personal portal. Social feedback. People and expertise search. SPSocial is the Twitter ID to follow. Demo: MySite has 3 out of box pages.

10th Anniversary of the OnlineFacilitation Group

Nancy White

It has been to me information source fo a number of free courses and online events which I have spread to many friends. I am proud to identify with this group and sincerely hope I will continue to retain my membership of it as well as encourage friends from my country Nigeria to join.

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Ignite NOLA Kicks Off Webtrends Engage 2010

Portals and KM

  Backtype said he has left over 2000 comments on the Web.   People applauded but they were likely his friends.   The Webtrends Engage 2010 opened with an NOLA Ignite session on Monday evening. The Ignite Series was started by Brady Forrest and Bree Pettis in 2006.

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Networks of Voters

TNT - The Network Thinker

Obama's organizational emphasis wisely avoids the Democratic mistake of 2000, when Donna Brazille's plea for a stronger grassroots focus was ignored by the Gore high command." Karl Rove and I do not agree on much.

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List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The E-Friends software allows members to connect to people in their personal networks and community, creating a new online interactive resource that is based on a trusted network of friends and associates on the internet.&#

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The VALUE of invitation

Chris Corrigan

He’s really the guy that got me thinking about invitation way back in 2000 when I first came across his work as an Open Space colleague. This month I am in the middle of delivering another very cool online offering with Beehive Productions on the art of invitation.

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Happiness is contagious in social networks -

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This network from 2000, colored for average mood, shows yellow as happy, blue as sad, and green as in-between. That means when you feel happy, a friend of a friend of a friend has a slightly higher likelihood of feeling happy too. Each happy friend increases your own chance of being happy by 9 percent, whereas each unhappy friend decreases it by 7 percent. They found that when someone quits, a friends likelihood of quitting smoking was 36 percent.

How I use social media

Nancy White

In 2000 I put it out to the universe that I wanted to work internationally. A case in point was the impact of the “baby friendly&# redesign of the hugely successful ShareYourStory online community for parents with babies in the neonatal intensive care unit.

Reflecting Slowly on Slow Communities | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

It’s about always looking for value through more participation–always value more “posts,&# always value more “friends,&# etc. In 2000 I did content analysis of a NYC based email list for the rave subculture and this was the primary finding.

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Reflecting Slowly on Slow Communities | Full Circle Associates


It’s about always looking for value through more participation–always value more “posts,&# always value more “friends,&# etc. Quality-oriented community is only looking for value through meaningful (and, almost by definition, less) participation–only value real “posts,&# only value real “friends.&# # Nancy White on 11 Jul 2008 at 7:22 pm Jay, thanks for bringing up the “Q&# words – quality and quantity.

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The Death of Nature

How to Save the World

These 14 lots are not square, but long slivers 200 feet wide and 2000 feet long, allowing the developers to offer oceanfront access to all 14 billionaire owners, and hence demand the maximum price per lot. L ast Sunday I went for a long walk in the woods.

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Behavior change strategy cards (from Artefact)

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

friend to stop smoking. friend. indicate how environmentally-friendly. Eco-friendly packaging The wedding registry at 2000). Behavior. change. strategy. cards The cards in this deck will help. you generate concepts aimed at. changing people’s behaviors. The cards can be used for both. individual and group brainstorming. They don’t have to be used in order. To use the cards Identify a behavior you’d like the change.

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Crap free computers | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

My Mac friends chide me to go Mac. I’ve always worked on trading floors and have used Windows (mostly Windows 2000) on a daily basis for years. BTW, Windows 2000 is an excellent Windows OS, rock solid, no garbage to deal with.) I personally would never pay extra for for a Sony as I’ve had three friends w/ Vaios go bad in the last two years.

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Online Educa Berlin 2010 Keynote: Building Networked Learning Environments


I was delighted to be invited to keynote at Online Educa Berlin 2010 - one of the world’s foremost e-learning events, which this year attracted well over 2000 learning and training professionals from over 100 countries. It turns out what people most want to know about their friends isn't how they imagine themselves to be, but what it is they are actually getting up to and thinking about.

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Building Social Business: What Is Social Collaboration in an Organization

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

OD and more Dancing around the Arena Consultant Ninja Your Friend Parker Prem Rao On Vacation Saikat Sahas Blog In conversation with my mentor. Jessie Paul Advertising is so 2000. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development.

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Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Consultant Ninja Your Friend Parker Prem Rao On Vacation Saikat Sahas Blog In conversation with my mentor. Jessie Paul Advertising is so 2000. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development.

Links of the Month: October 23, 2014

How to Save the World

Since 2000 96% of all GDP growth has come from more consumption of primary energy, not from increases in productivity or efficiency or “innovation” 3. Thanks to my friend Don Marshall for the link. Thanks to my friend Pauline Lebel for the link.

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Links of the Quarter: December 2016

How to Save the World

How to Live More Sustainably: My friend and fellow Bowen Islander Jae Mather explains the urgency of living more sustainably , hopeless as our situation may be. Thanks to Bobby Arnold, another friend of Joe’s, for the link. Ironic search result from the website.

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Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

While SNSs have implemented a wide variety of technical features, their backbone consists of visible profiles that display an articulated list of Friends 1 who are also users of the system. Sites like MySpace allow users to choose whether they want their profile to be public or "Friends only."

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