Notes from the Keynote at the SharePoint Conference 2018

Michael Sampson - Currents

On the Silverside blog, I share five key takeaways from the SharePoint Conference keynote earlier this week: The SharePoint Conference North America 2018 in Las Vegas is the place to be this week if SharePoint is critical to the collaboration strategy at your organisation.

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Truth in a Post-Truth Age

Jenny Connected

However, having listened to the five podcasts ( [link] ), it is clear that whilst Trump might be the current and most spectacular symptom of post-truth America, he is not the sole cause (Kurt Anderson, Episode 2).

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Curbing Crap From Your Mental Diet

Evolving Web

America, democracy, and a civil planet lose with every post. It takes 72 hours to fix your feed. Your Facebook feed feeds your brain. It can feed it with positive messages or real world things. Or it can act like Cable News and feed you fear of the “other”.

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Links of the Quarter: March 2018

How to Save the World

A Plea to Millennials: Tim Kreider pleads with America’s young people to fix everything that previous generations broke. But in America, they are, well, not even resigned. image via Ulf Parczyk on Jim Newman’s Facebook Page.

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Community and organization intertwine

Learning Alliances

We recommended that they treat leaders in Latin America as part of a community and become more purposeful about befriending prospective leaders to get to know them before proposing a specific organizational roles. I’ve been thinking about how community and organization are intertwined, especially when they are interdependent like they are in churches, synagogues, or mission-driven organizations like Amnesty International.

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Curbing Crap From Your Mental Diet

Evolving Web

America, democracy, and a civil planet lose with every post. It takes 72 hours to fix your feed. Your Facebook feed feeds your brain. It can feed it with positive messages or real world things. Or it can act like Cable News and feed you fear of the “other”.

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Principles focused evaluation and racial equity

Chris Corrigan

People had gathered from across North America and further afield to discuss issues of racial equity in hosting and harvesting practices. I was happy to be able to spend a short time this week at a gathering of Art of Hosting practitioners in Columbus, Ohio.

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Self-Impression

How to Save the World

T his past weekend I attended a get-together of about 20 enthusiastic, knowledgeable people on the subject of radical non-duality, organized around the (rare) visit of Jim Newman ( Non-Duality Dude ) to North America. cartoon by the late, wonderful Charles Barsotti.

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Collapse Watch

How to Save the World

Southern Europe and Southern Asia, much of the Western US and Central America, and coastal and dry areas worldwide will be especially vulnerable. I t’s been a while since I posted about the collapse of our industrial civilization.

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Links of the Quarter: March 2017

How to Save the World

Will the Crash of 2018 Be the First Stage of Civilization’s Collapse?: It’s looking more and more likely that America’s hapless current buffoon-in-chief will become known as the Peak Oil President.

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