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Civic Crowdfunding vs Tax – Collaborative Government #Gov2

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

compare it to social media funding, civic crowdsourcing and peer to peer industries. Slactivism & social distribution. Crowdfunding.

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Bloggers Are Not Journalists – But They Are Abducted, Imprisoned Tortured and Assassinated the Same #HowManyMore

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

It’s probably worth investigating the number of bloggers killed in the “Line of Duty”… Today, George Brandis Attorney General for Australia stated that “ bloggers are not journalists ” in regard to the #metadata debate (Government accessing Big Data vs Privacy debate). It’s actually Social Media.

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Occupy Wall Street – The Revolution is Twittervised

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Why Governments Fear Social Media – the Demise of Representational Democracy. America the Land of the Free*. God Forbid.

2011 133

Media and Mining vs Social Media and GetUp

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

And taking out injunctions to stop social media “crowdsourcing” about her, her family and her business. Social Media and Mining.

2012 109

Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

While enterprise social networking has been covered extensively in the media and by IT analyst firms, one of the least discussed aspects of the topic has been the issue of design and the potential impact of design on employee adoption of such tools and applications. e-mail, community site, social collaboration platform, etc.).

The Heart of the Occupation

Alchemy of Change

A Bigger Frame for Social Change. America’s “professional” social change community is not driving the Occupy Movement.

2011 96

A Bright Start to the New Year: Welcome Eric Weaver to Ant’s Eye View

Ant's Eyeview Blog

In both 2009 and 2010, he presented on social marketing at the International Consumer Electronics Show. Eric’s account list is expansive.

Social Network Travel Logging

Governance in a Networked World

The idea is that I intend to build the social network of people that we meet or connect with as we travel to new places over a 40 day period.

The Primal Forces that Drive Social Networks | Digital Tonto

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The Primal Forces that Drive Social Networks 2009 September 6 tags: Albert-Laszlo Barabasi , Chris Andersen , Duncan Watts , Long Tail , Mark Granovetter , Network Theory , Réka Albert , Social Media , Steven Strogatz by Greg Social Networks are revolutionizing how we view our world. Pamela, you mentioned centralized government.

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Internet Evolution - Executive Clan Editor's Blog - Social Net-Based Onboarding Boosts Productivity

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

survey of 466 executives, is a mix of technologies including virtual environments and social media to get the job done fast and efficiently.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

It’s somewhat relevant as Om Malik has now asked a rhetorical question if Social Network tools are just a feature of website. The result?

2007 20

The Information Needs of Communities

Alchemy of Change

In another study—of local broadcasters in 175 cities—coverage of city government was found to be about one-third as common as crime stories.

How the government is encouraging people to get more involved in politics


First, I was struck by the extent to which the government's bullying of the BBC has pushed it to the right. Secretary of State Vince Cable described EMA as 'enormously wasteful' Well, it helps poor people with the objective of trying to equalise opportunity, so why would this government want to fund it?

Change Management, Etienne Wenger, Matt Moore Visits America, Auditing Lessons, What Got You Here Won't Get You There

John Tropea - Delicious Community

We discussed social learning theory, game theory, developmental theory, the nature of the firm - free agent nation, CPsquare , and of course communities of practice. Second, he mentioned the hope for an increased social focus on the combination of individual trajectories and the care for domain within the next 2 years. Or attend?

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Social capital/ism


Expectations of government are different. No longer the mantra "business is good, government is bad" prevails. Hertz (2001).

Climate Change, Poverty and The Great Horse Poo Debate of 1898

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Innovation may not come from middle America Ford and or European Daimler this time round. Solar power? Wind farms? For posterity. Or mebbe not.

2013 21

Why the Metamovement Will Ultimately Fail

How to Save the World

It is not in the nature of man or beast to stay yoked to the gleaming machines of their own economic, social, and moral annihilation. ”).

SXSW Notes: Coding the Next Chapter of American History

Portals and KM

This is the keynote session "Coding the Next Chapter of American History" by Jennifer Pahlka, founder and executive director of Code for America. Code for America works with talented web professionals and cities around the country to promote public service and reboot government. A friend started Teach for America.

3 Benefits of KM, 3 Types of Community and Online Facilitation, Social Network Software, X-teams - Weekly Knowledge Management blog by Stan Garfield

John Tropea - Delicious Community

If government officials learn what went wrong in responding to Hurricane Katrina, they can reduce the losses caused by future disasters. Centralized facilitation De-centralized facilitation Distributed facilitation KM Link of the Week Trampoline Systems Enterprise software that harnesses social behavior Enterprise software is changing.

2007 10

TIBCO Upgrades tibbr with GEO and Other New Capabilities

Portals and KM

I have covered TIBCO before (see:  TIBCO Spotfire Brings Self-Service Data Analysis to the Enterprise with a Social Twist ). had HTML5. 

2012 34

The Divine Right of Capital: A Little Rebellion

Alchemy of Change

We must return to America’s founding ideals; among these include: the liberty of states to control corporations. Chapter 7: Waking Up.

Online Strategies for Open-Government / Ideas from the Obama Team


The incoming Obama administration is pledging to use some innovative internet strategies to expand citizen access to government information and processes. government CTO, spoke about how DC has created more than 200 data feeds on D.C. A tall order. For example, Vivek Kundra, the Washington, D.C. city issues and indicators. link].

Dealing with your slaves and seeing the world

Chris Corrigan

All of us in North America depend on slave labour to support our lifestyles. As with the issues of oil dependance, our very existence creates an impact that is measurable, real and negative against our social justice agenda. Markets can be influenced by capital and government. So what to do? Consider the slavery question.

2014 17

Returning to the Basics

Chris Corrigan

Our Beyond the Basics team is about to host our last gathering of the current cycle of offers, back in North America. TS Eliot. Theory helps.

2015 23

KETC - The emerging role for Pub Media - The Social Convener

Green Chameleon

Social Media for what? Loss of taxes will shutter schools, loss of taxes will neuter governments, loss of mobility and loss of value will shut down people. So the financial cancer spreads until maybe America comes to a halt. Social Media and stations like KETC are the way to make these connections. So what to do?

The Metamovement: Moving Beyond Marches and People in the Street

How to Save the World

His frame: “We love America. ”; “What actions of governments and big corporations have made you most angry?”;

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Leading ourselves via "the lattice"

Endless Knots

Good sense can prevail when the agreements, policies, and governance are in place throughout an organization, top-to-bottom. In 1982, Inc.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Almost no one inNorth America calls him/herself lower-class or upper-class, and peoplewho describe themselves as middle-class (a class which really nolonger exists in North America) do so hesitantly. The principal determinant of ones class in America, andthe hermetic worldview that comes with it, is education. Collaboration.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Almost no one inNorth America calls him/herself lower-class or upper-class, and peoplewho describe themselves as middle-class (a class which really nolonger exists in North America) do so hesitantly. The principal determinant of ones class in America, andthe hermetic worldview that comes with it, is education. Collaboration.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

I nthe last five years, the price of gasoline in North America has roughlydoubled. Thats true, but its not a major component, and besides, the real inflation rate for the average citizen is way higher than the distorted data the government spins each month. OK, you say, butarent gasoline prices a component of inflation? Collaboration.

The KETC TV Social Media Experience Part Four: How Darwin Helps Clarify Complex Issues?

Portals and KM

Louis, KETC , to align social media and traditional television. The main metaphor that we all use for immigration is fortress America.

Links of the Quarter: May 28, 2015

How to Save the World

There is no longer any pretence by any government or large organization that the staggering debts they have accumulated will ever be repaid.

2015 24

Notes on Tuesday's Keynote on Becoming a Social Business

Michael Sampson - Currents

Impact of social technologies in business. Do social networks become the ongoing knowledge bases of the organizaiton? Becoming a social business requires a cultural shift. Wendy Arnott, VP Social Media and Digital Communications. -. newly created role - to encourage social media in the bank. -. Here's my notes.

A World With No One In Control

How to Save the World

We want to believe that by simply changing government we can get what we want. This shift wasn’t a matter of greed or psychopathy.

2013 14

The Divine Right of Capital: Only the Propertied Class Votes

Alchemy of Change

The Principle of Governance: Corporations function with an aristocratic governance structure, where members of the propertied class alone may vote.

Up the wrong tree? Social exclusion in the network society


It's hard to say how much of that is down to the refreshing initiatives taken by the incoming Labour government in 1997. Yes there is, as I and my colleague heard clearly while we sat in a town hall the other day learning about the difficulties of bringing social media to certain culturally self-excluding groups. Sorted?

The Genius of Randomness

How to Save the World

” Hmmm. I don’t believe in divination, but sometimes playing with the random can provoke insight that rational inquiry cannot.

2015 14

A continuum of social models

John Tropea - Delicious Community

His job involves measuring usage and behavior of social software as it impacts productivity and interfacing with infrastructure teams. Friday October 05, 2007 A continuum of social models In my earlier view, I only identified two stages: social networks, and communities. IT vs Operator/Exec vs Social co. Fun with Web2.0:

Not Ready to Do What’s Needed

How to Save the World

Non-violence has debilitated social struggles, taken out their teeth, rendered them harmless. And therein lies the challenge. ”).

2012 37

If We Had a Better Story Could We Tell the Truth?

How to Save the World

The real function of wealth in America is to give us the time, resources, and space to either construct an unreal world or have one constructed for us.

2012 26