Is social housing (still) sleepwalking into a digital nightmare?

Social Reporter

Back in 2002 a group of us co-authored a book for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation about why social landlords, and their residents, should be concerned about joining the online world both for its benefits and because of the way public services were going digital. It was well-received by the relatively few people then focused on the issue … but didn’t get a lot of attention in the sector despite a mini-campaign.

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How AI Can Help Solve The Biggest Problem With Crowdsourcing

Online Community Strategy

Consider: On average, less than 30% of Crowdfunding campaigns reach their goals. Longer term feedback loops that include market data are currently next to impossible. The concept of engaging “the Crowd” through digital platforms has been around for some time.

2017 55

How AI Can Help Solve The Biggest Problem With Crowdsourcing

Online Community Strategy

Consider: On average, less than 30% of Crowdfunding campaigns reach their goals. Longer term feedback loops that include market data are currently next to impossible. The concept of engaging “the Crowd” through digital platforms has been around for some time.

2017 46

Blog Cases from 2005: David Weinberger on Everything

Portals and KM

After moving into business in the 1980s, David joined Open Text in 1995 as VP of Strategic Marketing as he “saw an opportunity to help shape the way intranets are used.” It looked at the effect of the Web on our most basic ideas and came out in 2002.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Oversaw development of back-end infrastructure (NT network, website and Access databases) Managed daily operations including marketing, sales, client relations, and tech.> DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS AND COMMUNICATIONS November 1989 to June 1996 March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation, Western Washington Chapter Managed chapter marketing, community, government and media sponsorship/relations efforts. million dollars in public service air time and linked to marketing value.

2008 165

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Oversaw development of back-end infrastructure (NT network, website and Access databases) Managed daily operations including marketing, sales, client relations, and tech.> DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS AND COMMUNICATIONS November 1989 to June 1996 March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation, Western Washington Chapter Managed chapter marketing, community, government and media sponsorship/relations efforts. million dollars in public service air time and linked to marketing value.

2010 133

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Oversaw development of back-end infrastructure (NT network, website and Access databases) Managed daily operations including marketing, sales, client relations, and tech.> DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS AND COMMUNICATIONS November 1989 to June 1996 March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation, Western Washington Chapter Managed chapter marketing, community, government and media sponsorship/relations efforts. million dollars in public service air time and linked to marketing value.

2008 133

Culture: Valentine's day in Ghana

Joitske Hulsebosch

She did open-ended interviews with customers and shop-owners in Accra in 2000, 2001 and 2002 and concludes: "Borrowed from abroad, altered to fit local circumstances, Valentine's Day is part of a complex set of imported and indigenous lifestyle markers that are used increasingly in urban Africa by individuals and social groups to construct identities as older and more traditional cultural norms and forms loosen their hold. " 6, 2002

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