Witness history as Setti receives Freedom House's Carolyn Goodman award

Endless Knots

I'm inviting all Endless Knotsers to join me and the Freedom House network as we give Newton Mayor Setti Warren the Carolyn Goodman History Maker Award at the annual Champions of Freedom Gala. What are you doing on April 22 at 5:30?

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The Riddle of Online Resonance (first installment)

Jenny Connected

Learning through connectivity is not a new idea; there is a long history of research into networked learning (Steeple & Jones, 2002; Goodyear et al., technologies and networked online learning for autonomous learning in an increasingly diverse environment (Downes, 2009) have led to many authors (Krebs (2002), Haythornthwaite (2002), Granovetter (1973, 1983), to name but a few) exploring how connections are made and developed in online environments.

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Business models for communities

Learning Alliances

The tubodudes in Wenger, McDermott and Snyder (2002), for example, had a business model that was just assumed as a norm in the book: the organization (Shell) provided all the resources and captured most of the value that the community produced.

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Some Great Cajun and Zydeco Musicians

Portals and KM

" played during his annual Thanksgiving show at El Sid O's in Lafayette, La. He made a comeback in the early 80s and toured until his death in 2002. I first heard him in Montreal, on the riverfront at a Confederation Day celebration in 2002. I am getting ready to go the New Orleans, Lafayette, Breaux Bridge and few other towns in south west Louisiana to enjoy the food and music. I will be writing about this trip a good bit on this blog on weekends.

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Practical example: Ayuda Urbana

Joitske Hulsebosch

Etienne Wenger wrote a case study in 2002 about Ayuda Urbana , a constellation of communities of practice focused on urban issues and challenges in Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean region, or as they call themselves: 'Red Inter-municipal'. The 'project' was adopted by the UCCI/CAMC in 2002 and the municipal councils have agreed to integrate it into their annual plans and alternate in taking the coordinating role for the communities and the website.

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Practical examples: The community empowerment network in Central Asia

Joitske Hulsebosch

The World Bank and Europe and Central Asia Region (ECA) launched this network in 2002 as four national networks linked through regional activities that would build the capacity of communities and development partners to implement community-driven development (CDD) projects.

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The Price of Oil

How to Save the World

Green lines show supply curves; red lines demand curves, and the dots at intersections are annual average oil prices for those years. T he clueless gamblers that speculate on stock and commodity prices have been having a field day recently.

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Cover story: Building healthy communities - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

These processes may involve an annual review of the accomplishments and goals of all communities in a division, for example, during which the sponsors may encourage communities to set more ambitious goals.

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The Rise (and Fall) of Friendster Friendster launched in 2002 as a social complement to Ryze. Internet Research Annual Volume 4: Selected Papers from the AOIR Conference (pp. JCMC Home Submit Issues Author Index Editors About JCMC boyd, d. & Ellison, N. 2007).

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The returns on Communities - KnowledgeBoard

John Tropea - Delicious Community

References and bibliography: [1] Richard McDermott, 2002; Measuring the impact of communities ; Knowledge Management Review.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

In fact, the inflation-adjusted pricein 1998 and 2002 were the lowest since the 1940s. In this post ,I listed the top 10 uses of oil (many are surprised to learn that thecost and energy content of oil used in agriculture exceeds thewholesale price and energy content of the food it produces, thanks to $150B in annual subsidies to Big Agriculture in North America alone ). Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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