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

Making CommunitySense

In the project, I used my experience with knowledge sharing for social innovation to help conceptualize the KnowledgeCloud methodology, network, and platform. CommunitySense Projects Services community networks CommunitySensor libraries mapping participation smart cities social innovation

2019 206

Two kinds of knowing

Jenny Connected

This is the third theme I have selected from Iain McGilchrist’s book, The Master and His Emissary. The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World , to look at more closely in relation to education. So far I have explored what he has to say about breadth and depth , and about flow.

2019 155

What You Can Learn from Your Employee Networks

Partnering Resources

Networking, for example, is linked (pdf) to an increase in promotions and in compensation, to greater career satisfaction, and to salary growth. One biopharmaceutical company sought to go beyond anecdotal evidence to assess the successes — or failures — of its Women’s Success Network.

2019 141

Attending to the invisible ‘Other’

Jenny Connected

Most recently my attention has been drawn to a podcast (via Mariana Funes ) in which Chris Richardson interviewed Ulises Mejias, author of Off the Network. Now there are many articles being published that are critical of the network. Off the Network). Kochi Biennale 2019.

2019 148

Using personas in design of online and blended learning

Joitske Hulsebosch

He has internet access via the university network on his Huawei smartphone. Why would you work with personas when designing online or blended learning? In this blog I will share my enthusiasm about working with personas.

2019 130

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


The challenge that we are facing now is about creating a network of families with enough autonomy to go on with their individual educational trajectories and social life, while at the same time with enough overlap to do projects in different constillation of members on a regular basis.

2019 116

Open web, newcomers and community tools


To the tribe of people connected by the intricate network of invisible stories and traces of digital artefacts. The human network has evolved, but it is there, I am part of it and activating dormant connections is way easier than building up from scratch. And beyond the tech basics of creating that space, what can we do to make the social aspects of that space, the network and communal aspects easier? I’d be happy to start from my own network, oldtimers of the open web.

2019 89

How Can We Prepare For an Unknowable Future?

How to Save the World

2019 65

Capacity building and scaling a participatory approach

Chris Corrigan

Monica asked whether hoping these practices would just go viral in a networked way is enough, and I replied with the following, tracing a couple of long term projects I have been involved in that have supported systems change in child and family services in British Columbia.

2019 68

Stuck, (un)schooling and social, writing


democratic structures in Sudbury schools and how far something similar can work in a family (here I’m particularly interested about cleaning routines :)) and in a network situation. I was trying to write some end-of-the-year posts, but everything that I’d like to summarise changes very fast. So instead something quick – a few things that make me busy thinking now. There is a lot of discussions about schools in our house recently.

2019 89

Notes on "Collaboration in a Fibre World" - Thomas Salmen (Orcon)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Key points: - Orcon has a large investment in current broadband networks in New Zealand based on copper, and is investing in next-generation networks, eg., The programme runs from 2012 to 2019. By 2019, the program will aim to reach 900,000 premises (75% of the population). - The network is being built by Chorus, Northpower, UltraFast Fibre, and Enable Networks. -

2012 125

BlueJeans Huddle

Michael Sampson - Currents

BlueJeans Network announced the introduction of BlueJeans Huddle, a new way of setting up meeting rooms for video conferencing: The BlueJeans Huddle system is a combination of standard hardware and BlueJeans proprietary software that can turn any room into an interactive meeting space for a fraction of the cost of legacy in-room systems. Read more: BlueJeans Network Eliminates the ‘Video Tax’ with Introduction of BlueJeans Huddle.

2016 114

Wikinomics» Blog Archive » Is your Organization Talent Ready?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

government innovation intellectual property Internet leadership marketing mash-ups mass collaboration media mobile music MySpace Net Generation open innovation openness open source platforms policy politics privacy prosumers Second Life social media social networking technology transparency user-created virtual worlds web 2.0 Organizations are becoming more networked with a fluid structure and transparent processes.