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A Journey In Social Media: We Are Now Corporate Legit

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This week, I think we made a phase transition from "interesting project" to "corporate legit" Let me explain. The Leadership Meeting We understand the badge of "corporate legit, corporate endorsed" will go a long way towards making people feel more comfortable.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

November 29, 2007 This is Exactly the Impossible and Unachievable Change We Need A bit of a homework assignment for you today, dear readers: Please take a look at this wonderful 4-page article by David Korten, author of When Corporations Rule the World.This was the presentation David made at the conference I attended inBoston a couple of weeks ago. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing.

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Enterprise Microblogging Use Cases: Help Reduce Your Inbox Clutter!

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“ Both of them are worth while reading through, as they would help folks out there get some further insights on how microblogging / microsharing is taking the corporate world by storm at the moment, and we are just getting started with it all!

Risky Business

How to Save the World

Last year’s Davos Global Risk Forum “landscape” Larger clearer version with legend here. . But we’re desperate to believe that cheap oil won’t run out until we have “environmentally friendly” renewable energy available in abundance.

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Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die

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there is something more worrying, extremely worrying, actually, that’s going to help accelerate its own demise and big time.

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A Complex Predicament: How Our Energy, Economic and Ecological Systems are Connected (repost)

How to Save the World

I would like to believe, as Donella Meadows so eloquently explained in her Places to Intervene in a System paper, that a transformational human evolution, a way of fundamentally changing our whole global way of thinking and acting, our whole paradigm, is possible.

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The Social Enterprise – Nothing New Invented Here!

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Now, if you are still looking for a business case for Social Computing, that, my friends, would be it! Brilliant example that one of Unilever , that got a mention, and their corporate social responsibility.

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Grimly Letting Go of the Old Story

How to Save the World

I’ve also noticed a gradual increase in the general level of non-specific anxiety, pessimism, guilt, shame, premonition and overwhelm of my friends and acquaintances (it’s even worse now, I think, than it was right after 9/11). cartoon by David Sipress from the New Yorker.

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Enterprise 2.0 – Towards Embracing a New Emerging Kind of Leadership

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One of the toughest challenges that any business faces when embracing Social Computing within the enterprise is how, time and time again, social software tools keep challenging themselves the already existing status quo of the corporate world.

Community management: The 'essential' capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts | Enterprise Web 2.0 | ZDNet.com

John Tropea - Delicious Community

In this vision they should be free of corporate heavy-handedness or even immediate business requirements, thereby allowed to grow organically and naturally to fruition without the chill of censorship or excessive expectation. practitioners So a couple of weeks ago I reached out to my good friend Susan Scrupski , a maven of all things social computing in the enterprise and — not coincidentally — founder of The 2.0

Links of the Quarter: December 2018

How to Save the World

Like the friends of Godot, I am waiting, hopelessly, for the impossible. Vollmann seeks to understand how “we could not only sustain, but accelerate the rise of atmospheric carbon levels, all the while expressing confusion, powerlessness and resentment.”

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We Have No Choice

How to Save the World

M y friend Nancy White just wrote an article lamenting the loss of thoughtful asynchronous communication — the modern equivalent of the longhand letter. New Yorker cartoon by the late Charles Barsotti. “Rejoice, rejoice, we have no choice but to carry on!”

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Links of the Quarter: May 28, 2015

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This can only continue with the assumption of perpetual and accelerating growth, and the assumption that interest rates can be kept far below real inflation rates through the complicity of banks, governments, corporations, media and regulators, indefinitely.

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List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

is used all over the world to power everything from simple, personal homepages to complex corporate web applications.&# Includes user profiles with photos and personal stats, blogging, friending, testimonials, chat, user and blog search, and forums.

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Links of the Month: October 23, 2014

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Leaving the Planet Gracefully: Robert Jensen writes about a friend who knew exactly what was happening to our world, and what is likely to happen, and lived a calm, conscious, purposeful, exemplary life despite his knowledge. Thanks to my friend Don Marshall for the link.

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How This Culture Makes Addicts of Us All (and Why That’s OK)

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This is some initial noodling on the subject of addiction, based on a conversation with, and some unpublished writing by, my friend Michael Nenonen, and some reading of the work of Vancouver academic and author Bruce Alexander.

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Why We Cannot Save the World

How to Save the World

Difficult: The war on drugs has made these drugs extremely lucrative, globally-traded, and almost impossible to stop. The challenges we face are overwhelming, and they’ve been accelerating in size and complexity for millennia.

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Links of the Month: November 19, 2011

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Greenhouse Gases Rise By Record Amount: To the surprise of few, political efforts to reduce global CO2 emissions are not only ineffective, the increase in pollution is actually accelerating. The 75 corporations that own the US politicians. Cartoon by Mark Hurwitt.

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Links of the Month: November 8, 2013

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There are three global unsustainable systems headed for inevitable near-term collapse. An example is how greater human numbers lead to greater production of human foods and vice versa, in an accelerating loop that has led to an utterly unsustainable 7.3

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Justin Bieber, Social Networks and How Numbers Can Lie | Digital Tonto

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Globalization and an interconnected world have made the independence assumption untenable. Technologies like the Web and Social Media accelerate the process. My daughter has the “Beiber Fever&# and so does all her friends.

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Links of the Quarter: September 2017

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Thanks to my friend Philip in NZ for the link. The Fantasy of Space Travel: John Michael Greer deliciously skewers “science promoter Neil DeGrasse Tyson” for his infatuation with space travel as the solution to global collapse.

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Core Principles for the New Economy: Human Agency & Enlightened Self-Interest « emergent by design

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The geography of a scenes is nurtured by several factors: Mutual appreciation — Risky moves are applauded by the group, subtlety is appreciated, and friendly competition goads the shy. It is a transition from corporate economics of production centred profit maximisation to a post growth scenario of local food and energy production and distributed manufacturing in a sharing and people-centered local economies. Acceleration Watch (John M Smart). Corporation 20/20.

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Links of the Month: April 16, 2013

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There will come a tipping point at which, like the first declaration in 1932 that the economy was in the midst of a global Great Depression, a large enough proportion of the population will acknowledge that our civilization is done for, that we will start acting accordingly.

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Lockheed Martin Launches Open-Source Social Networking Project - Application Development from eWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

said: "My team and I at Lockheed Martin Corporation have been working tocreate a social media framework using the Shindig OpenSocial container. 1: How to Accelerate SAP Migrations and Consolidations without Losing Performance 2: RFP 2.0:

Giving Up on Environmentalism

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We stalled off development of the Mackenzie Valley pipelines then, but they are now being fast-tracked by the current corporate-owned ultra-conservative Canadian government in order to provide cheap energy to power the eco-holocaust called the Alberta Tar Sands.

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33 things to know about those who make your online social spaces live | Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

John Tropea - Delicious Community

A corporate social media strategy has to be driven at several levels which are often embodied by different people who have specific roles, responsabilities and objectives.

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An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks « emergent by design

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The trends are: Accelerating change Increasing complexity of information Growth of social technology I explained what each of those means in the post, and added some nice graphics too. Now, let’s call “social technology&# anything that allows us to communicate information on a global level. It’s literally NEVER been fully globally connected, until now. It may not have happened before for humans as a global civilization, but it happens in Nature all the time.

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HR Magazine - Exclusive: Google research heralds arrival of the human systems director

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As collaboration and innovation accelerate, thanks to new enabling technologies, elements of the HR and IT functions will integrate and HR and IT roles will shift as they adjust to the ideas economy. Ben Jones: the employee Ever since the global management consultancy formed a revolutionary breakaway division in 2013 that abolished the formal office set-up, Bens schedule has been completely flexible, perfect for a man with three children. Send to a friend. Features. HR TV.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

by Gegen Den Strich Insane Profit Expectations: The Anglo Disease: Our economys unsustainability is due to an expectation that inflation and interest rates will remain forever low and hence corporate profits forever high. Global Democracy · The Political Process.

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5 Facebook Lessons to Improve Employee Engagement in Your Company

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

These concepts can be applied to your corporate applications or portals. In this post, Ive listed 5 Facebook lessons for your corporate consideration. Its your friends, your applications, your feeds, your notes, your wall, your profile that everyone else connects to. You are more likely to believe your friends than you are corporate advertising. Forrester also did some recent surveys that show Trust in Corporate Advertising is at an all-time low!

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

In a recent speech ,a former premier says Alberta will have to go to the Supreme Court todefend the oil industrys right to pollute when it accelerates tarsands development next year, because the environmental damage will belike nothing Canada has ever seen or imagined. the process, perfectly safe and environment-friendly alternativeshave been suppressed and belittled by advertisers. Global Democracy · The Political Process.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

In a recent speech ,a former premier says Alberta will have to go to the Supreme Court todefend the oil industrys right to pollute when it accelerates tarsands development next year, because the environmental damage will belike nothing Canada has ever seen or imagined. the process, perfectly safe and environment-friendly alternativeshave been suppressed and belittled by advertisers. Global Democracy · The Political Process.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Ironically, the End of Oil will actually increase the corporatist oligopolys stranglehold on global agricultural production. Royal Dutch Shell acknowledges Peak Oil and the looming Global Warming crisis. Polar ice melt is accelerating at a rate that surprises even climate scientists. Nicholas Kristof explains that only through grassroots socially-responsible entrepreneurship can we reform the dysfunctional globalized corporatist economy.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

When I mentioned this to a friend, she asked me: If you had 30 minutes to teach (rather than preach to) a graduating class, what would you teach them? Here are some of the data I would show them: Large corporations have, for years, been eliminating more jobs than they have created, and this trend is accelerating. Hint: global warming and talent shortages are not on thesecharts; consumers slowing down their rate of ever-increasingconsumption is.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

My friend Joe Bageant s book Deer Hunting With Jesus explains through personal stories his brutal assessment of just howstrong the class system in the US really is, why the classes are andalways have been at war, and why that plays perfectly into the hands ofthe right-wing political and economic interests there. These arestories about the people Joe grew up with and calls friends, and towrite about their lives so bluntly and candidly is an act of incrediblecourage and honesty.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

My friend Joe Bageant s book Deer Hunting With Jesus explains through personal stories his brutal assessment of just howstrong the class system in the US really is, why the classes are andalways have been at war, and why that plays perfectly into the hands ofthe right-wing political and economic interests there. These arestories about the people Joe grew up with and calls friends, and towrite about their lives so bluntly and candidly is an act of incrediblecourage and honesty.

Forrester Wave Report: The Leaders in Community Platforms for Marketers (Part 4/4)

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We went to great lengths to be objective, accurate, consistent, detailed, and fair and hope this accelerates your business. A lot of my readers are looking for corporate solutions and I’m sure they’ll find it very informative.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

The Democratic party that was once the impetus behind much ofthese changes, that argued so eloquently in the New Deal era that oursociety would be richer and more powerful overall if the spoils weresplit up enough to create a strong base of middle class consumers --that party panicked in the years since Nixon and elected to pay for itscontinued relevance with corporate money. Changes are occurring much faster than they predicted even acouple of years ago, and accelerating.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Our extravagant, unsustainable economy depends onwasteful, accelerating, mindless consumption, so realizing thesealternative choices can take some thought, some time, and someresearch. But when we buyproducts from giant corporations we are as responsible for thedestructive extraction, the effluent, the resource exhaustion, thewaste and misery that these corporations, and the corporations they buyfrom, produce, as if we produced them ourselves.

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How to Hit the Enterprise 2.0 Bullseye

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The company harnesses this power by creating “internal corporate social networks that accelerate, deepen and extend purposeful relationships around the work that needs to be done. If I understand correctly, they’re intended to accelerate the process of getting to know someone who might work half a world away, and to facilitate the process of building a trust relationship with that person.

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The ties that find

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The company harnesses this power by creating “internal corporate social networks that accelerate, deepen and extend purposeful relationships around the work that needs to be done. If I understand correctly, they’re intended to accelerate the process of getting to know someone who might work half a world away, and to facilitate the process of building a trust relationship with that person.

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LiNE Zine - Linking, Lurking, Listening and Learning

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on this,&# my heart smiled and I knew I had found a friend. focused so linking it to more global e-resources is oftenenough. almost everyone is the ability to accelerate one’s learning. Seely Brown is the chief scientist of Xerox Corporation. print. article.  . John Seely Brown’s biography. Learn. more about The. Social Life of Information. J.S.Brown, P.Duguid, 2000. to Social Life of Information Website. the discussion about. the Social Life Critique.

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