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Societal Change Systems: A Framework to Address Wicked Problems

Networking Action

Issues such as climate change, poverty, sustainable agriculture, and health care are described as wicked, messy, complex, and multi-level: they involve many hundreds of o rganizations at a national level; at a global level this easily increases to many thousands. … Net Dev

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Addressing Social Networking Gripes with Shared Value

Elsua

And we probably won’t be able to address it and fix it properly during the course of 2012 either, as my good friend, Bill Johnston , annotated a couple of days back on a brilliant tweet he shared over at his stream: .

Design Guidelines to Address Global Challenges

Networking Action

Just published is an article that asks the question : What design principles should guide people who aim to address global challenges like climate change, food security and the global financial crises? The article identifies four key “integration” challenges that … Net Dev

How to Launch an Account System When You Previously Only Required an Email Address

Managing Communities

Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you. Developing Your Community

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How Online Community and Forum Software Can Improve to Address Common Guideline Violations

Managing Communities

Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you. Community Cultivation Thinking

2014 27

How to Confirm Email Addresses Without Interrupting Onboarding

Managing Communities

Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you. Onboarding

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I Was Banned From a Forum, What Should I Do? Change My IP Address? Come Back with a New Account?

Managing Communities

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Societal Change Systems: A Framework to Address Wicked Problems

Networking Action

Issues such as climate change, poverty, sustainable agriculture, and health care are described as wicked, messy, complex, and multi-level: they involve many hundreds of organizations at a national level; at a global level this easily increases to many thousands. Their … Published Articles

How to Help a Member Who Can’t Access Their Account or the Email Address Associated With It

Managing Communities

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Blog>> Dr Vaine’s actKM Conference Address (recorded October 2008)

Green Chameleon

This special broadcast was made for the actKM Forum’s annual conference 14-15 October 2008

Addressing Arabic: The Web Gets More Local Thanks to the Qatar Domains Registry

Influence

No doubt you’ve experienced the web’s evolution toward a more social and mobile space. We share and consume content in more ways and across a greater variety of devices than ever before. You may have heard less about localization – another way the web is evolving. This trend is about making the web more targeted and meaningful to local audiences, primarily in terms of language and culture.

Design Guidelines to Address Global Challenges: Lessons from Global Action Networks

Networking Action

Design Guidelines to Address Global Challenges: Lessons from Global Action Networks. Abstract : Traditional organizations appear incapable of adequately addressing critical global issues such as war, climate change, and inequality. Addressing these issues suggests the … Published Articles(Forthcoming). Organizational Design.

Green Chameleon » Shhhh… the IP Addresses Have Ears

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Shhhh… the IP Addresses Have Ears Well it had to happen.

Got a virtual office? Better get a physical address

Endless Knots

From a logistical standpoint, mainly it requires filling out change-of-address cards. Imagine my surprise then when, after doing a recent presentation on virtual work, I submitted expenses, requesting direct deposit, and the client tells me that they cannot make the electronic payment without a physical address. Since I do want the reimbursement, I've reluctantly supplied my home address. A physical check may come to my home address.

Business Models for Global Transformation Networks

Networking Action

That was the question addressed by a new report for … Net DevWhat are the business models for Global Action Networks (GANs) – global multi-stakeholder change networks like the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), Transparency International (TI) and the Global Water Partnership (GWP)?

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Collaboration Approaches for Addressing Social Issues: Interview With David Witzel

Online Community Report

Cross-posted from the Good Ideas Blog : David Witzel has spent a lot of time thinking about online collaborative approaches to solving social issues.

Fixing the Google+ Engagement Problem

Alchemy of Change

Here are some ideas on how to address the situation. Google has a real problem with Google+ engagement - especially with new users. Network Strategies Facebook Google Google Plus social networks

Networking Action » Blog

Networking Action

This is a blog for people who want to vastly improve ways to address critical challenges of the 21st century such as climate change, poverty, sustainable agriculture, corruption, water, security, the financial system, forests, and marine resources. We are developing organizing innovations to address these challenges, and this blog aims to spur further development and dissemination of those innovations.

From Change Initiatives to Change Systems

Networking Action

But is there a way to strengthen them and speed the pace of transformation to address critical issues of health, climate and poverty? Global change systems are evolving all around us.

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Multiple Identities… Each With Its Own Email Address

Leading Virtually

I have several email addresses, and I use them each for different purposes. I keep an old email address that’s hardly used just in case someone I haven’t spoken to in 10 years contacts me. So I understand that for different roles I play, I have different email addresses. This week I came across an advertisement that goes one step further - it suggests that a person should have an email address that their Second Life avatar can take with them into Real Life.

Societal Change Systems Versus Production Systems

Networking Action

The distinction provides enormous operational advantages to address scale. Distinguishing between Societal Change Systems (SCSs) and Production Systems (PSs) is the new frontier in large systems change work.

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The Path to 2030

Networking Action

This was the question that I was asked to address in a keynote to the annual meeting of the Global Donor Platform for … Net DevWhat are the trends that will influence our ability to realize the Sustainable Development Goals for 2030?

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Practical example: Aquasan the story of a remarkable community of practice addressing water supply and sanitation in developing countries

Joitske Hulsebosch

An example! Marc Steinlin from Helvetas mentioned in the km4dev list that Urs Egger has written down the story of Aquasan. Though I often visit the km4dev website, I had never traced it, so there are probably many more examples out there. It is so easy to overlook something on the web!

New Book: Change for the Audacious

Networking Action

Addressing critical challenges like climate change, food security and equity requires large systems change and development of powerful change systems.

2016 42

Societal Change System Stewards: A large systems change frontier

Networking Action

Addressing large systems change challenges such as sustainable energy, health care and poverty can be greatly enhanced by development of powerful societal change systems (SCSs) comprising all those organizations, projects and programs aiming to realize change.

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How to Write a Social Media Press Release #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Contacts such as address of press launch, and maps, email addresses, phone numbers. Shares The days of emailing out a PDF to a small group of journalists and hoping they will open the attachment on their blackberry – lol – and act on it are over.

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Labs as a Large Systems Change Strategy

Networking Action

The concept of “labs” as a way to address complex issues is a relatively new concept. Zaid Hassan, in the Social Labs Revolution, estimates it to be about 20 years old. His intimate involvement in developing a number of them … Net Dev

2014 49

Green Chameleon » Big Mistakes and Failures of Knowledge Articulation

Green Chameleon

Power and Networks

Networking Action

At a recent keynote address I was asked “Where is the issue of “power” in what you are talking about? It seems that you are ignoring it.” Grrrrr. This has been an on-going critique, so it must have validity. … Net Dev

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Change Experts’ Change Challenge

Networking Action

What are the impediments to scaling change strategies to address the global breadth and transformational depth of critical issues? Conversations at MIT and Oxford meetings in October, and discussions over the past few months with large system change experts , … Blog Change

Green Chameleon » Explaining KM #2

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Green Chameleon » Wisdom: It’s Been Cracked

Green Chameleon

“To address this question, the author [Dr Esaki Michihiko] developed a method for changing knowledge into wisdom in March 1999, using the Advanced Project Management Methodology (Methodology of DTCN/DTC) [in this book], which he developed between 1979-1997.

Green Chameleon » Explaining Knowledge Management #1

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Explaining Knowledge Management #1 In this first video blog post from Professor Gervaise Germaine, we address the differences between data, information and knowledge.

Transformations 2017

Networking Action

Transformations 2017 is the third in a biennial series of international interdisciplinary conferences that focuses on transformations towards sustainability: addressing contemporary challenges and creating conditions for enhancing people’s wellbeing, today and in the future, while strengthening the Earth’s support system.

2017 17

Collaborative Thinking: Societal & Economic Factors Establish IT Context

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Marketwire Unveils Social Media 2.0 | Main | Its All About Protecting The Member? Or, "How I Was Sold Out For 25 Cents". » February 13, 2008 Societal & Economic Factors Establish IT Context Interesting series of articles that strategists should keep in mind.

Why conversation is the best way to share knowledge

Social Reporter

After some speed networking, and a brief address, people discuss a simple question on small tables in three rounds of conversation, changing places to get a wide range of connections.

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Data visualisation - which diagram should I use?

The Bumble Bee

Here is an excellent web link plus two great books which address the question which diagram or chart should I use to effectively present information visually. With at least 40 types of diagram and new ones being added daily this is a very hot topic! Think Differently

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Network Book Event

Networking Action

Join us for the book launch and discussion about innovative multi-stakeholder network strategies to address global issues: Global Action Networks: Creating our future together … Events Net Dev

How to be Resilient - Face Reality, Find Meaning, Creatively Improvise.

The Bumble Bee

I like them because they addresses some of the weaknesses of otherwise excellent schools of thought such as Martin Seligman's Learned Optimism - namely that it encourages people just to soldier on and put a brave face on things and not ask for help which can be seen as failure.

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Mapping the community networks of Centres of Expertise: the “Rotterdam Connections”

Making CommunitySense

This expertise centre focuses on addressing complex societal issues – “wicked problems” – related to living, working, care & well-being, and education in the district of Rotterdam-South, in which many of these problems are prevalent.

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