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

Jenny Connected

The event was advertised as ‘reinventing education’, but for me (and I can’t find a recording of the webinar to check my perception and understanding), the discussion was more about how and what changes could be made to the existing education system (in this case the American education system).

2019 208

5 Facebook Page Tips for Event Planners and Conference Organisers

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

What are the 5 main tips for Facebook Page algorithms, hashtags, cover photos, target audiences etc for event managers and conference organisers? This lecture (series) is for EventProfs: Work for NonProfit, Gov, Business as a marketing event coordinator or similar. Work for a Conference or Event Management Company organising conferences. Social Media Professional managing Pages for clients with events and festivals etc.

2019 122

What did Socrates ever do for us?

Jenny Connected

And we also have to try and think about the events in the context and culture of the time, for example the significance of the oracle’s statements. ‘What did the Greeks ever do for us?’

2019 139

Walking away from facebook

Chris Corrigan

For me I’ll be using facebook in these ways going forward: I’ll be continuing to promote workshops and events there, and for limited times, participating in facebook groups where that is chosen by the group as a way of keeping in touch.

2019 93

Teams, communities and networks: a case of our homeschooling group

Mathemagenic

We had a meeting in our homeschooling group yesterday to discuss what do and how do we actually want to do together after a period of “let’s see where things go by themselves” Over last few months I almost gave up on investing in our local homeschooling community.

2019 116

Glimpses

How to Save the World

“April is the cruellest month” — The first line of TS Eliot’s The Wasteland, originally read “February is the cruelest month”, but Ezra Pound insisted it be changed, not to make it truer, but because it sounded better poetically. Image is from iTunes visualizer.

2019 63

Engaged Customer definitions: Super Users, Influencers, Advocates

Community Guy

In return, Advocates may get access to special perks like free event access, t-shirts, conversations with executives, and so on. . Definitions are important. Language matters. . We know that all community have stratifications amongst their members. Some members are very active, some very passive…a plenty of shades in between.

2019 89

Capacity building and scaling a participatory approach

Chris Corrigan

On the Art of Hosting email list last month, there was an inquiry posted by Monica Nissén asking about scaling the Art of Hosting as a leadership practice through levels of engagement.

2019 68

Even Simpler and More Hopeless Than That

How to Save the World

image from youtube video by principieuniversi.com .

2019 54

Blogging Without Facebook

How to Save the World

Eighteen months ago I quit Facebook (other than as a calendar for upcoming local events). Cartoon from the New Yorker by Lee Lorenz. F ive years ago I summarized why I still blog this way: I keep blogging because I owe just about everything about my current situation to my blog.

2019 48

Wikinomics» Blog Archive » Is your Organization Talent Ready?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Home Book Wiki Upcoming Events Resources RSS Feed (XML) Comments RSS Contact Have a great wikinomics idea to share with us? Microsoft’s Vision for 2019 The Boss fuels lawsuit against Ticket Master Profiling the powers that be on the un-facebook Aerosmith makes more money on Guitar Hero game than any individual album. Exploring How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything with Don Tapscott , Anthony D. Williams , and the Wikinomics Team.