I Will Dispense This Advice on Blogging


I have been blogging myself since early 2002; first, in an internal blog behind my former employer’s firewall, and, secondly, since 2005, over here in this blog. So I will tell you what has worked really nicely with me all along since I started blogging back in 2002: Write!

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Online Community Toolkit | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Planning, Designing and Running Online Events Designing Online Events Online Events Assessment Tool Case History: CGIAR’s Gender & Diversity “Creating Connections Online&# Report (Aug 2002) LINK Evaluation Examples: 2002 and Net*Working 2004 Online Event Evaluation Report (nice to see a full event evaluation!) I just wished I’d had a chance to tell everyone how I started following you back in 2002 (I think) when I first found your Online Community Toolkit. [.]

Preview of the Living Lab for (digital) life

Social Reporter

As well as filling in the appropriate forms we were asked to provide a short video, which is here. How social landlords and residents can use digital technology – 2002.

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Reviving Community Indicators – Learning

Nancy White

For long time readers of this blog, you know I’ve been obsessed with “signs of life&# from communities which I call “ community indicators.&#

MirandaNet: Social Networking trivial or mind expanding?

Community Capers

Some members act as e-facilitators or braiders who help to shape the argument, provide interim summaries and change the direction of the discussion (Preston, 2002; Preston & Holmes, 2002; Cuthell, 2005). The exchange of information is two way, as it flows from the wealthy to the less well resourced and back again (Resta, 2002, p. This stage of building a collaborative online text is a form of learning by collaborative knowledge building. 2002). 2002).

Herding the Smart Cats: Successful IT Change Leadership

Partnering Resources

In 2002, the year in which this organization sought CMM Level 3, the median time to attain Level 2 maturity was 23 months and Level 3 was 22 months. Herding the Smart Cats: IT Change Leadership. Technologists are notorious for having independent thoughts and ideas.

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The Riddle of Online Resonance (first installment)

Jenny Connected

Connectivism emphasizes the primacy of the connection and suggests understanding learning is found in understanding how and why connections form. Learning through connectivity is not a new idea; there is a long history of research into networked learning (Steeple & Jones, 2002; Goodyear et al., 2002) Strong, weak and latent ties and the impact of new media, 18, 385-401. 2002) Building Sustainable Communities through Network Building.

2010 136

MirandaNet: Place

Community Capers

Network communities are a form of technology-mediated environments that foster a sense of community among users. Personal relationships and professionalism are cemented and celebrated in these workshops and other face-to-face events like the ten-year party held in 2002. One of the design dimensions of network communities is developing a sense of persistent, shared space as an environment that frames the presence of multiple actors and provides mutual awareness.

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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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Getting back to Government Is Us

Social Reporter

Jim left in 2002, and these days spends time lecturing and travelling to spread the model he helped develop. He concluded: Every form of government has taxpayers.

Rules for (digital)ecosystem growth and development?

Taming the spaces

First, at the broadest scale of time, in millennia, ecosystems have changed in form and distribution over the earth’s surface. Ecosystems grow and develop in four progressive growth forms reflected in boundary, structure, network, and information relationships.

2010 170

Writing Ourselves into Existence through a Choral Act


Posts are commented on; ties are formed. As I connected with other bloggers and found community first with other parents and then with those whose writing, like my own, unpacked identities in various forms, I stumbled into something extraordinary [ …] ’. .

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#PLENK2010 Reflective Learning

Jenny Connected

To make this reflection significant, I need to mark it in some way, by talking about it or better still recording it in written form. Mason, J (2002) Researching Your own Practice. Reflective learning came up in the weekly round up Elluminate session today and Stephen asked Rita to expand on her understanding of reflective learning.

Interact Offers an Intranet for Enterprise 2.0

Portals and KM

In 2002 they developed an intranet for the UK operations of Pfizer. You can also create forms such as PO requests and attach workflow to them. Interact transformed itself from a development firm to a software provider in the last eleven years as they learned the needs of their clients.

Exploring the Divided Brain – Trying to be sane in an insane world

Jenny Connected

Knox believes that massive online courses are promoting a new form of colonialism and new forms of exclusion. Nancy Kline (2002). 21 st August 2016 pm – a 4 day course with Iain McGilchrist. Day 3 (pm).

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The Riddle of Online Resonance (third instalment)

Jenny Connected

Much has been written about weak, strong and latent ties and the strength of weak ties, which Haythornthwaite (2002, p. From this it would appear that ties can be at their most valuable when they are at their weakest and just beginning to form, that is, when initial resonance occurs. 2002) Strong, weak and latent ties and the impact of new media, 18, 385-401. Here is the third and final instalment of our paper on e-resonance.

2010 119

Microsoft on Emergency Response

Michael Sampson - Currents

The Microsoft Innovation Centre was established in August 2002 to support innovating ideas from government agencies. The centre has funded 28 projects since 2002, and Microsoft puts up to $1 million a year into the Center (in New Zealand). Emergency Management e-Forms Prototype. a user fills out a form on the web, which is submitted to SharePoint. creating a summary report in SharePoint, based on the data from multiple forms.

Paul Keller about Creative Commons

Joitske Hulsebosch

Technical protection measures (DRM) forms a protective layer on top of it. Creative commons was set up in 2002 by US non-profit corporation (by Prof.

2008 130

From Hero to Host: the Columbus Ohio story

Chris Corrigan

The excerpt tells the story of how a small group of people – many of them dear friends of mine – awakened a new form of citizen leadership in Columbus Ohio using the Art of Hosting as an operating system. You will hear stories of Phil Cass, Tuesday Ryan-Hart, Matt Habash and others in that city who have been changing the way people think about health, education, food and citizenship since 2002.

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MirandaNet: Social interaction

Community Capers

Whether in an industry, academic or advisory capacity, MirandaNet Fellows all work to provide services for each other and ‘reify’ (Wenger, 2002) their practices in artifacts shared over the public site with the larger external educational community. Unless specialist knowledge is required, most project teams are formed by sending out information to the community and asking who wants to be involved. People rarely leave this community.

organizational responsiveness

Taming the spaces

At the micro-level of responsive practices, dialogue as a reflective form of conversation allows for processes through which such responses can be collaboratively developed.

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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 case describes the efforts to assist 10 huge cities in the Central American Region to improve their technical expertise and municipal effectiveness by connecting mayors and their staff into forming communities of practice.

2006 100

Executing Enterprise 2.0: Dachis Group Acquires Headshift


Fast forward to 2002 … where you will find a very interesting paper ( On the nonsense of Knowledge Management ) that James Dellow quoted along in the current discussion as one of the very few folks who connected the dots across time between both discussions.

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Building Social Business: Connecting, Sharing and Collaborating

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Using social technologies the forming stage is by self selection based on connection and storming and norming is facilitated by sharing - which gets round to performing as a collaborative group. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development.

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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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The Difference between a Social Network Site, a Social Graph Application and a Social OS

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

I thought it would be useful to throw out a couple of definitions so that we all had a shared vocabulary when talking about the different types of Web applications that incorporate some form of social networking.

2007 28

How I use social media

Nancy White

The second seminal experience was taking part in George Por’s “Knowledge Ecology University&# or KEU as we called it, and the relationship forming event of the KE Fair. I believe our success was because we were passionate about this new form of human interaction.

Trends in the Living Networks: The many varieties of networks in business: Net Work - A Practical Guide to Creating and Sustaining Networks at Work and in the World

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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How I use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Online Learning Together The second seminal experience was taking part in George Por’s “Knowledge Ecology University&# or KEU as we called it, and the relationship forming event of the KE Fair.

Community of practice - EduTech Wiki

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Wenger, 2002) Communities can be considered as problem-solving mechanisms which contribute to establishing policy agendas and offer mechanisms to facilitate processes for negotiation between different actors. Not a team, not a task force, not necessarily an authorized or identified group, they, nonetheless, exist in some form in every organization. Collaborative Writing-to-learn designs that engage learners in various forms of exchange and confrontation.

Green Chameleon » Snake Oil

Green Chameleon

In some way or form I’ll write about the conclusions I reach, with a copy posted on Greetings Earthlings! Would either of you consider that a form of knowledge management, or as an alternative?

2008 130

Margaret J. Wheatley: The Promise and Paradox of Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Our great task is to rethink our understandings of community so that we can move from the closed protectionism of current forms to an openness and embrace of the planetary community. Life takes form as individuals that immediately reach out to create systems of relationships. As systems form, the paradox of individualism and connectedness becomes clearer. We form our communities from these same two needsÑthe need for self-determination and the need for one another.

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The New Socialism: Global Collectivist Society Is Coming Online

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Sharing is the mildest form of socialism, but it serves as the foundation for higher levels of communal engagement. In Sweden, the Pirate Party formed on a platform of file-sharing. Wired Home Subscribe Sections Cars 2.0

Community as Curriculum – vol 2. The Guild/Distributed Continuum


We need to tap into the strength provided by communities and see the various forms of community literacy as the skills we need to acquire in order to be effective members of those communities. A learner acquires basic forms of literacy and associates with different peer groups. Networks begin to form and, occasionally, communities develop. “Community as Curriculum“, in: D. Araya & M.A.

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

While networking is possible on these sites, it is not the primary practice on many of them, nor is it what differentiates them from other forms of computer-mediated communication (CMC). After joining an SNS, an individual is asked to fill out forms containing a series of questions.

2007 77

Promoting and assessing value creation in communities and networks : a conceptual framework

John Tropea - Delicious Community

transmitted, in any form, or by any means (electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or. The expected value cannot always be defined in advance in the form of predictable or. Rather, we argue that an important form of learning takes place as members. form a network (except potentially), as there may not be any interactions or direct connections among. in such “pure” form. 2002). This knowledge capital can take different forms: ?

DavidSibbet.com: Facilitation Mastery: Experiencing the Four Flows

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Neither of these is substantial in the same way feelings and physical form is (i.e. they don’t have weight, force, or physical form).

2008 42

Green Chameleon » A Brief History of Arrangement

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about A Brief History of Arrangement This article is a “prequel&# to the blog post in July on &# Building Information Neighbourhoods “ It tries to demythologise the undue influence that Linnaeus had on how we define the forms that taxonomies take.

2006 100

Co-creation | Jack Martin Leith

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

This support comes in many forms, including management team mentoring, technical advice, creative process design, workshop and meeting facilitation, event management, online collaboration assistance, and project team coaching. The innovators or change agents imagine how the world will become a better place as a result of their new creation (even though they do not yet know what form this new creation will take).

2008 28

Innovation and Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The natural partners to meet that task are the project communities and other forms of communities of practice. In both forms, they are facilitated for generating breakthrough insights and innovative ideas that can be implemented. For example, the tradition of “Tech Clubs” formed by various engineering disciplines at Chrysler, in the early 90’s, includes the shared appraisal of emergent technologies and their implications for the industry.

Social Networks And Group Formation - Boxes and Arrows: The design behind the design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Depending upon the type of application you are building, you may want to design it so that people are encouraged to form weak ties with people that they do not know very well.

2007 41

Life With Alacrity: Dunbar Triage: Too Many Connections

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

When I first joined RYZE in 2002 [ no longer an active member] I mapped out my 1 and 2 step network there. from: [link] Edge.orgs Question Page of 2002 - by Adrian Scott. Life With Alacrity Alacrity, noun. From the Latin alacritus meaning promptitude.

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John Tropea - Delicious Community

types of active lurking based on the form of. 2002 Jul. 2001- Jul 2002. Capital”, Communications of the ACM , 45, 4, 2002, pp. CENTER FOR. COLLECTIVE. INTELLIGENCE. Working Paper Series. How can people and computers be connected so. that-collectively-they act more intelligently than. any individuals, groups, or computers have ever. done before? ACTIVE LURKING: ENHANCING THE VALUE OF IN- HOUSE ONLINE COMMUNITIES THROUGH THE. RELATED PRACTICES AROUND THE ONLINE.