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. The initiative for the 2002 publication came from the Joseph Rowntree family of charities, who included both a social landlord and research foundation. Making the Net Work for residents and their landlords – 2002.

2013 156

Tinkering with the system won’t help reinvent the purpose of education

Jenny Connected

Recently I find myself drawn to the thoughts of three well-known thinkers – two current and one from times past; Iain McGilchrist, Sir Ken Robinson, and Étienne de La Boétie (best friend of Michel de Montaigne).

2019 213

I Will Dispense This Advice on Blogging

Elsua

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!

2016 158

Preview of the Living Lab for (digital) life

Social Reporter

But general principles are of little practical use in finding what might work for an individual, their friend, children, or elderly parents. How social landlords and residents can use digital technology – 2002.

2014 215

Using games from improvised theatre to build mental agility and responsiveness amongst humanitarian workers responding to disasters

Viv Mcwaters

All of a sudden, their whole world has been turned upside down – they, their friends and families, may even be directly affected. Block, Peter (2002) The Answer to How is Yes “We need to be willing to address questions that we know have no answer.”.

2013 186

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.

2010 136

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. It was their friends. Herding the Smart Cats: IT Change Leadership. Technologists are notorious for having independent thoughts and ideas.

2012 202

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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How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

So, here are my Top Learning Tools (for now), where ‘ work is learning, learning is the work ’, that my good friend Harold Jarche would say and that he wrote back in the day in a beautiful article.

2015 248

Network Weaving 101 (redux)

TNT - The Network Thinker

Here we see our friend and colleague Ed Morrison, of iOpen , connected to two of his clients -- the economic development folks in both Lexington, KY and Oklahoma City, OK. The original thinking on Network Weaving was created by June Holley and I in this 2002 white paper.

From Hero to Host: the Columbus Ohio story

Chris Corrigan

Such a nice treat to come across this chronicle of friends: From Hero to Host: A story of Citizenship in Columbus OH. 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. This an excerpt from Meg Wheatley and Debbie Frieze’s new book “ Walk Out, Walk On “, due out soon.

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Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Eye Witness: On October 11, 2002 there was a bombing at a shopping mall in Myyrmanni, Finland in which 7 were killed including children and 166 injured. I mean full-on, profiles, friends lists, user submmissions, reward systems, leadership leaderboards, the whole kit and caboodle.

Writing Ourselves into Existence through a Choral Act

Elsua

Yes, indeed, I realise now how I was writing myself into existence as my good friend Euan Semple wrote a few years back quoting David Weinberger himself on what blogging was all about: ‘ Writing ourselves into existence ’.

2016 130

Losing Dr. Brenda Zimmerman

Chris Corrigan

” with Sholom Glouberman, published in 2002 by the Commission on the Future of Health Care in Canada. A huge loss to her family and friends of course, and to the field in general. As I have been diving into the worlds of complexity and especially the question of evaluation in the complex domain, one of the people on my list to meet was Dr. Brenda Zimmerman, who taught at York University. News finally came through today that she died in a car accident on December 16.

2014 61

The Girl Effect - catalyzing positive change

Nancy White

Over breakfast today in Bonn, where I’m doing some work this week, my friend Ulf and I were talking about where we have seen positive change take place. World Bank, 2002].). This morning on Twitter, Idocente pointed me to The Girl Effect.

2008 173

Teachers & xWeb – A Beginner´s Guide to Webs 1,2,3,x

e-Moderation Station

Email this to a friend? Seemed far-fetched in 2002, but seems scarily more likely now! Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook. Add this to Google Reader. Share this on del.icio.us. Email this via Gmail. Share this on LinkedIn.

2010 85

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. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development. Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking.

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. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development.

2011 61

organizational responsiveness

Taming the spaces

For Hoyt and Troy (2002) the agile company is: one, which operates in a dynamically changing, uncertain environment and, is relatively more successful (in terms of financial performance) than its nonagile competitors.

2010 153

Building Social Business: Connecting, Sharing and Collaborating

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. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development.

2011 51

10 years and still going

Chris Corrigan

Ten years ago on September 6, 2002 I launched this blog with an innocuous little link to an on lie art project ground through Euan Semple. I’ve met amazing friends, had fleeting fame and even got into a few fights over the years in this little space. I called the blog Parking Lot, which is the term facilitators use for a flip chart where we record things that are off topic to the subject at hand, but important enough to come back to.

2012 48

Sharing our vulnerabilities

Chris Corrigan

Over the past few days several friends of mine have blogged pieces that capture their vulnerable moments. Laurie Kingston , an old friend from university days has been blogging for years about her life with cancer.

2016 46

How I use social media

Nancy White

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. Today’s tools are friendly enough to put hands on and just try.

Building Social Business: The Seven Types of Social Roles in Employee Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

OD and more Dancing around the Arena Consultant Ninja Your Friend Parker Prem Rao On Vacation Saikat Sahas Blog In conversation with my mentor. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development. Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. Leveraging Community thinking.

2011 43

'Flocking' behavior lands on social networking sites - USATODAY.com

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Social networking site users (as a percentage of total Internet audience): Growth of social networking sites Total unique visitors: Source: comScore Media Metrix By Sharon Jayson, USA TODAY The interconnected web of our friends, family, neighbors and acquaintances may dominate our lives more than we know. The findings, trickling in from early research, suggest health and psychological benefits for those who "friend" and are "friended."

Stowe Boyd: Building Social Applications at Climb to the Stars (Stephanie Booth)

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

And then, there needs to be stuff to share that encourages the individual to invite his friends in. Twitter with “friends&# and “people you follow&# ). Information about my blog (posts), friends… I don’t have to do anything, and it changes.

2007 36

Opening space in Melbourne, and the fifth principle

Chris Corrigan

Brian of course was such a stalwart member of our community…he and Viv have hosted trainings in Australia for years and of course they took the mantle of hosting OSonOS X in 2002 after Laurel Doersam and I co-hosted it in Vancouver. I’ve just opened space at a conference here with Viv McWaters, Geoff Brown, Anne Pattillo and Johnnie Moore. We’ve got a two day, full on participatory conference on evaluation with 179 people.

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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."

2007 77

Communities of Practice | CommunityIntelligence Ltd.

John Tropea - Delicious Community

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Facebook-like status updates coming to the office - San Jose Mercury News

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Facebook "Friends" become "Colleagues" on SharePoint 2010. The explosive growth of social networking in the consumer space has created a sea change in readiness in the enterprise," said Eugene Lee, CEO of Socialtext, which was founded in 2002. "I

How I use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

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. Today’s tools are friendly enough to put hands on and just try.

The Girl Effect – catalyzing positive change | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Over breakfast today in Bonn, where I’m doing some work this week, my friend Ulf and I were talking about where we have seen positive change take place. World Bank, 2002].)

2008 133

Finding, Locating, Discovering

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

I serendipitously popped back in to this post after my friend Andrew Wilson re-tweeted Alex Campbell’s post yesterday ( [link] ) which Andrew had found via one of his follows ( [link] ) It’s apparent there are many of us interested in how search is evolving along with online communities. 2002 ?????????“help 2002 ?????????“help

2009 29

DavidSibbet.com: Visual Meetings Arrives at The Grove

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

These practices are actually very old, and have been the friends of designers and architects since those professions began—but the intersection with new technologies has begun to launch a revolution for anyone who runs meetings and leads group processes. 

Who Knows What? | Compliance Building

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Six Myths About Informal Networks— and How to Overcome Them By Rob Cross, Nitin Nohria and Andrew Parker (Spring 2002) Informal groups of employees do much of the important work in companies today. Posts are printer friendly.

The New Socialism: Global Collectivist Society Is Coming Online

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Widespread adoption of the share-friendly Creative Commons alternative copyright license and the rise of ubiquitous file-sharing are two more steps in this shift. Wired Home Subscribe Sections Cars 2.0

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John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Feel free to pass this email on to your colleagues and friends if you think that they would enjoy it too. It was published back in 2002 and there seems to be quite an industry thats grown around it with addional handbooks and resources available.

2012 36

Life With Alacrity: Dunbar Triage: Too Many Connections

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Thus the problem becomes not just one unique to me, where my friends network is overextended, but rather one thats endemic to the current generation of social networking services. When I first joined RYZE in 2002 [ no longer an active member] I mapped out my 1 and 2 step network there.

2008 38

SocialText Putting A Little Social Into.Enterprise Wikis

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Users also create profiles (see below) and add “friends&# within the organization. You can monitor the activity stream of mutual friends as well, which includes outside services such as Twitter.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

You often have to ask a common friend for permission to establish that connection. In simple terms, this means counting the number of friends you have in a social network. The more friends, you have, the more important you are.

2007 41

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

On the one hand, because of personal connections, networking helps target access to learning resources – whether one sends an email query to a friend. 2002). networks in terms of specific connections – friends, people one turns to for help, blogs one follows, etc. Promoting and assessing. value creation in. communities and networks: a conceptual framework. Rapport 18 Etienne Wenger Beverly Trayner Maarten de Laat Ruud de Moor Centrum Open Universiteit rdmc.ou.nl

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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Margaret J. Wheatley: The Promise and Paradox of Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The history of most community-organizing and great social change movements can be traced back to such conversations, conversations among friends and strangers who discovered a shared sense of what was important to them. Her book, Turning to One Another: Simple Conversations to Restore Hope to the Future, (January 2002) proposes that real social change comes from the ageless process of people thinking together in conversation.

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