Mapping the social innovation ecosystems around public libraries together: the Czech connection(s)

Making CommunitySense

They form the “ third places ” where individual citizens meet and mingle, get informed, learn, as well as form and share opinions. Public libraries are cornerstones of civil society.

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Announcing Rosviz19 July 11-12

Michelle Laurie

Join us for a creative skills building retreat in Rossland, BC, Canada July 11-12th, 2019. More information is here! . Boost your ability to engage beyond words, help groups see the bigger picture and make meetings more interesting!

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What did Socrates ever do for us?

Jenny Connected

There is so much information ‘out there’ about these three giants of philosophy, so many websites, so many articles, so many books, all of which are easy to find, that there is no need to repeat it all here and we only needed brief reference to it in our session.

2019 139

Tool of the month: do-it-yourself animation videos

Joitske Hulsebosch

15% more information was picked up and remembered. More information in this video. Anyone can now create an animation video using handy do-it-yourself tools. In this blog you will find a number of tools and tips to start with.

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Visiting Kolkata with a Wheelchair User

Jenny Connected

If you are a wheelchair user, and are thinking of visiting Kolkata, then here are some of the experiences we had that might inform your visit. Everything at the airports therefore takes longer than expected, however much information you have provided before-hand.

2019 130

Engaged Customer definitions: Super Users, Influencers, Advocates

Community Guy

The FTC is rightly concerned about companies paying these people to say positive things without properly disclosing and therefore convincing consumers to buy without proper information. 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.

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Walking away from facebook

Chris Corrigan

Much of what you see confirms what you know and it is designed to activate your brain in a way that causes you to share information and pass it on, deepening confirmation bias, and spreading rumours and lies.

2019 93

“But what about naysayers?”

Chris Corrigan

In my courses and workshops, often people who are discovering these tools for the first time have their first moment of dread when they imagine themselves trying to “sell” a participatory or complexity-informed approach to their organization, team or, worse still, their boss. Perhaps I need to curate a series of posts called “The Whatabout Chronicles.”

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From the feed

Chris Corrigan

New Power is reflected in both models (crowd-sourced, open access, very different from the ‘consume and comply’ Old Power variety or the ‘participation farms’ of Uber and Facebook) and values (informal, collaborative, transparent, do it yourself, participatory but with short-term affiliations).

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Wikinomics» Blog Archive » Is your Organization Talent Ready?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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. It’s about routinely contributing to and drawing from others to inform, influence, create and leverage ideas and services. Exploring How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything with Don Tapscott , Anthony D. Williams , and the Wikinomics Team.