cRaggy 2018: design, feedback & reflections

Learning Alliances

This blog post describes the cRaggy event at the June 2, 2018 Cascadia R Conf , its design, the logic behind its design, feedback from participants and reflections on how such an event might be better in the future.

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Senior Social Media Professional Training – August 2018

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

AUGUST 27TH-29TH 2018 SOCIAL MEDIA WORKSHOP, SYDNEY Australia. Is developing Crisis Communications Plans, around negative criticism, trolls and hostile feedback from community engagement. social media 2018 Australia Course Sydney

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Learning highlights: July-August 2018

Mathemagenic

It’s way into September now, but I still want to catch some of the highlights of July and August.

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Planning meetings? Can visuals help? Learn the basics at our 2018 Graphic Facilitation Workshop

Michelle Laurie

As far as visual facilitation, I will be brainstorming up numerous ways to embed this into our meeting to help us stay on track, communicate as a group, see the bigger picture and have more FUN!

2018 130

Open Educational Resources and the Distributed Web

Jenny Connected

A bit more about Dat … Core pieces of the web shape how we communicate and organize. In this video, posted for the fifth week of the E-Learning 3.0 MOOC , Stephen Downes makes the case for open education.

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Ten Reasons to Keep Writing

Jenny Connected

Because you know that stories are how people from different cultures and with different experiences communicate, empathize and grow to understand each other. TenReasonsToKeepWriting 3:35pm · 26 Oct 2018. One of the people I enjoy following on Twitter is the author Joanne Harris.

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Consensus and community in the distributed web

Jenny Connected

As of August 2018, about 1000 pages are deleted from Wikipedia each day. From all this I am beginning to think that the word ‘community’ has too much associated history to be useful when considering how to communicate, interact, make decisions and reach consensus on the distributed web.

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Community network mapping: just get going!

Making CommunitySense

One major issue caused by today’s communication overload is that we start to lose the context of our interactions. Mapping a community network is an art as much as a science.

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New Workshop: Prince George, BC, Aug 15-16th

Michelle Laurie

Effective meetings Uncategorized #rosviz agile communications creative effective meetings graphic facilitation innovate prince george Visual Thinking WorkshopsWant to learn more about engaging beyond words?

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Understanding ‘Betweenness’ – seeing beyond the parts

Jenny Connected

And Matthias Melcher in a private communication emphasised the similarities between the idea of ‘betweenness’ and connectivism.

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‘Betweenness’ : a way of being in the world

Jenny Connected

We offer an illustrative inventory of some social media interactional patterns to examine communication used in open online education communities. In the paper, we examine online communication patterns in open education environments and find them to be subject to dialectical tensions.

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Computing on R

Learning Alliances

Here are some of the examples of people participating in the R organism “computing on itself” at the Rstudio::conf 2018: Import: Open, welcome. Communicate: Share, continue. R is not just software.

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Markers – ready!

Michelle Laurie

Effective meetings graphic facilitation Uncategorized #drawingonwalls #markers #neuland #rosviz communications environment Visual Thinking

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Rosviz18 Reflection part 1

Michelle Laurie

Effective meetings Uncategorized #rosviz Blogging communications Facilitation graphic facilitation harvest Visual Thinking Workshops

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Rosviz18 reflection part 2

Michelle Laurie

Effective meetings Uncategorized #rosviz collaboration communications effective meetings Facilitation graphic facilitation harvest Visual Thinking Workshops

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How to stimulate creativity in online teams: A 100% online process to design a blended learning trajectory

Joitske Hulsebosch

In addition, we used a Facebook Workplace for communication between the sessions, the choice for Workplace was made because it was already in use within the organization. Joehoe! I am very proud of the result of three creative online sessions, resulting in a blended design.

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Identity from the perspective of authentication

Jenny Connected

The point is to be able to prove who you say you are and keep your communications online safe, without the use of passwords. In this video Stephen Downes, convener of the E-Learning 3.0

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Networked City development

Social Reporter

The Hub for London responsible for developing new systems to support charities, social action groups and community organisations has advertised a post to support and develop networks, and apply digital tech for communication and collaboration. I’m currently writing for a new Networked City blog which complements our NWC wiki and NWC forum.

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My session about blended learning in Milan

Joitske Hulsebosch

They advise on intercultural communication a very international group, working in many different countries so there is a lot of potential to work blended. I walked with three colleagues in Milan.

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Guest post: Networks for Mangrove Protection in Costa Rica

Net-Map Toolbox

The CSO is also a guarantor of power balance between the national and the local level supporting negotiations, communication and knowledge exchange between them. (by Barbara Schroeter). Costa Rica is one of the world´s biodiversity hotspots.

How not to thank your customers

Community Guy

Navigating the difficult social norms and communication methods of human interaction. . They would still have been able to communicate the same marketing message, but they would have come across vastly more genuine. Sometimes being a human is tough.

2018 116

Finding Human Space

Evolving Web

It was shared because food is a form of communication. The world is filled with different people. Wonderful people. Interesting people. I have sat on hilltops in Capetown, drinking wine and eating kudu carpaccio.

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Test the Idea at (Small) Scale

Michael Sampson - Currents

The bigger the change, the more effort in communication, joint explanation and discussion will be required. You have surveyed the current reality, and looked at what else is possible. You – in conjunction with others – have envisioned a new approach to work.

2018 136

How is learning organized in a self-managed organization?

Joitske Hulsebosch

They learn the basics of collaboration, communication, meeting, coaching and other practical skills for self-managed teams such as conflict management. Every month I read a management book. I am very curious about learning in self-managing organizations. How is this organized? Is self-management also self-directed learning? In April, therefore, I have read the much talked-about book by Frederic Laloux about new ways of organizing ( reinventing organizations ).

2018 138

Losing Yourself in Awesome

Evolving Web

In it he is talking about Medium, where I have my Agile Heretic project, but he's really talking about communication, being a writer, and about being Adron - a human being. You can lose yourself in awesome. Awes ome itself is overload. boredom is seldom awesome.

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Thinking with SAMR – SharePoint News Changes

Michael Sampson - Currents

During the keynote from the SharePoint Conference 2018 in Las Vegas yesterday, Microsoft made several announcements of new goodness coming to SharePoint.

2018 116

When Inclusion Excludes ….

Jenny Connected

We offer an illustrative inventory of some social media interactional patterns to examine communication used in open online education communities. counter narrative of open online education.

2018 139

Why No Lessons Learned Microsoft?

Michael Sampson - Currents

I decried the state of communication during the outage and asked for more human moments throughout. Deployment plans include Microsoft recommended best practices, user communications, planning guides, implementation steps, test cases, and more!

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Information Theory and Uncertainty in Collaborative Teams

Michael Sampson - Currents

Reduced communication and interaction between team members, because everything is already known. And hence reduced communication attempts – “What’s the point?” Information theory says that new information reduces uncertainty.

2018 127

Human Existence is Difficult. Existentialism and Phenomenology.

Jenny Connected

For that meaningful life, that particular signification of nature and history that I am, does not restrict my access to the world; it is rather my means of communication with it.”. What does it mean to live an authentic, fully human life? What distinguishes us from other animals?

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More Human Moments from Microsoft

Michael Sampson - Currents

During the outage, Microsoft used two main avenues for communicating status to the world: the Microsoft Azure status page, and the Microsoft Office 365 status page. After a pretty good run, Microsoft Office 365 had a major outage in San Antonio TX this week.

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Community and organization intertwine

Learning Alliances

How is communication organized? 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. The formation of a process team that’s focused on governance in Shambhala prompts me to write some of my thoughts down.

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Curbing Crap From Your Mental Diet

Evolving Web

But it did mean that I received most news from sources other than the same source that I use to communicate with people that I love. 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.

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Iain McGilchrist and the divided brain

Jenny Connected

Each hemisphere not only communicates more with itself than with the other, but also attends to the world differently. Last weekend I attended a 4-day Field & Field course in which Iain McGilchrist discussed with us the main themes in his book – The Master and his Emissary.

2018 130

Effecting Change – the Cohesive, Larger Vision

Michael Sampson - Currents

The way the world communicates and interacts has shifted. Something much more is needed, and innovations in communications technology over the past decade have been fast and furious. There’s much more to come from Silverside as 2018 unfolds.

2018 116

Backlash Against Group Chat

Michael Sampson - Currents

Group chat offers a particular approach to communication between people, characterised by rapid fire interaction, short sentences or thought fragments, and a fun and lively tone.

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Intelligent Parking with Siemens

Michael Sampson - Currents

The Siemens Intelligent Parking Solution uses parking bay sensors to map available parking spaces, and can communicate with drivers in vehicles to advise them on nearby open parking bays based on their intended route.

2018 116

How to Create Live Maps of Conference Connections

Partnering Resources

She was invited by Adam Herman, OACB’s Communications Director, who had heard her speak about networks. He wanted boards to understand networks so they could use that knowledge to communicate more effectively within counties and with colleagues across the state.

2018 141

Networked City development

Social Reporter

The Hub for London responsible for developing new systems to support charities, social action groups and community organisations has advertised a post to support and develop networks, and apply digital tech for communication and collaboration. I’m currently writing for a new Networked City blog which complements our NWC wiki and NWC forum.

2018 100

Curbing Crap From Your Mental Diet

Evolving Web

But it did mean that I received most news from sources other than the same source that I use to communicate with people that I love. 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.

2018 130

Finding Human Space

Evolving Web

It was shared because food is a form of communication. The world is filled with different people. Wonderful people. Interesting people. I have sat on hilltops in Capetown, drinking wine and eating kudu carpaccio.

2018 130

Losing Yourself in Awesome

Evolving Web

In it he is talking about Medium, where I have my Agile Heretic project, but he's really talking about communication, being a writer, and about being Adron - a human being. You can lose yourself in awesome. Awes ome itself is overload. boredom is seldom awesome.

2018 130

The Collaborative Workspace: Improve Productivity Through Engagement

Jenny Connected

The open space in which they all work provides the space to communicate and develop the project. The improved communication between departments will build stronger relationships that can also reduce employee turnover. If you’re looking to improve productivity at work, it may be time to shift to a collaborative workspace. Whether you’re a small company or well-established corporation, such collaborative office environments can offer great benefits.

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