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. The validity of the text depends on the full membership of the e-community having immediate input to the debate online. 2002).

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'. Even though membership is open to other cities, I still see the same members on the website now.

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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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How I use social media

Nancy White

I believe our success was because we were passionate about this new form of human interaction. Hell because in our multi-membership, we dilute relationship, become overwhelmed, or fall into group mind narrowness by only associating with those who think like us - just because we can.

Community of practice - EduTech Wiki

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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. Richard McDermott outlines 10 Critical Success Factors in Building Community Management Challenge 1. & Schank, P (2002). 2002) Cultivating communities practice.

How I use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I believe our success was because we were passionate about this new form of human interaction. Hell because in our multi-membership, we dilute relationship, become overwhelmed, or fall into group mind narrowness by only associating with those who think like us – just because we can.

Knowledge Management for Social Innovation: Virtual Communities: At What Price?

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Successful VCoP’s map to the overall strategic plan of the organization and require their own planning process. Muller Communications of the Association for Computing Machinery, Volume 45, Number 4 2002 3. But all must be attended to. • “Landscaping” the site • Facilitating community activity • Moderating discussions and events • Managing Memberships • Help Desk • Training and technical assistance • Knowledge Stewardship • Community Assessment and Evaluation 4.

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Innovation and Communities of Practice

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Login Successful Now bringing you back. Closely related to that is the other factor, membership in multiple communities of practice, which became a fact of life for more and more people. 5 Multi-community membership supports, at the individual level, the development of human faculties through peer-to-peer learning, in as many domains of practice as a person choose to belong to. Harvard Business School Pres, 2002 CommunityIntelligence Ltd Co.

Anecdote - Whitepapers - Building a collaborative workplace

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In November 2002, a large number of atypical pneumonia cases occurred in Guangdong Province, China. Membership may be bounded and explicit, but time periods are often open or ongoing. Membership is often on equal footing, but more experienced practitioners may have more status or power in the community. This was a serious safety issue and months of effort were expended trying to resolve the issue—without success. Membership and time-lines are open and unbounded.

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

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The Rise (and Fall) of Friendster Friendster launched in 2002 as a social complement to Ryze. Most took the form of profile-centric sites, trying to replicate the early success of Friendster or target specific demographics.

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

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Read more at Going Social Now more about Shiv Stories by Shiv Singh Practical Strategies for Creating a Successful Intranet [1 Comment] Value-Driven Intranet Design [3 Comments] Making Knowledge Management Work on your Intranet [2 Comments] A Web 2.0

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Margaret J. Wheatley: The Promise and Paradox of Community

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But in nature, successful examples of this paradox abound and reveal surprising treasures of insight. It is possible to create resilient and adaptive communities that welcome our diversity as well as our membership. 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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Cover story: Building healthy communities - Inside Knowledge

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Membership is mostly voluntary and, as community members share ideas and information, they deepen their knowledge of each other as they increase their knowledge of the topic and sense of connection. Some of their success stories and best practices looked good, but were not true.

ACTIVE LURKING: ENHANCING THE VALUE OF INHOUSE ONLINE COMMUNITIES THROUGH THE RELATED PRACTICES AROUND THE ONLINE COMMUNITIES

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community successful and for justifying development. 2002 Jul. 2001- Jul 2002. successful and therefore justifying development funds, as Preece pointed out in the discussion on supporting. most successful DLs in the company. although 90 % of the membership lurked. 83.8 % of the membership lurked. Capital”, Communications of the ACM , 45, 4, 2002, pp. CENTER FOR. COLLECTIVE. INTELLIGENCE. Working Paper Series.

Life With Alacrity: Dunbar Triage: Too Many Connections

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From what Ive read, successful politicians spend most of their days just meeting with people, and have staff dedicated to "tickling" -- keeping track of constituents, schedules, issues, etc. from: [link] Edge.orgs Question Page of 2002 - by Adrian Scott.

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