Thinking about the Big Shift and the Social Enterprise – confused of calcutta

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Thinking about the Big Shift and the Social Enterprise. As a result of the shift, competitive intensity has increased considerably over the years, and return on assets has fallen sharply over the past five decades or so. Relationship between the Big Shift and the Social Enterprise. As more and more companies become “social enterprises” we’ve been learning about the common elements as well as the distinctive differences. Skip to content.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Many Canadians have more debts than assets, i.e. a negative net worth. Creating Natural Enterprises Using Weblogs & Technology · Blogging Advice. Global Democracy · The Political Process. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works.

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Letter of Termination

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Following is a partial listing of some of the ways in which your consortium member organizations have abrogated the spirit and substance of our long-standing agreement with you, leaving us no alternative but to take this step: Representative Democracy LLC: Your “representatives” have not represented us at all. The experiment with their service delivery model of “representative democracy” has been an abject failure. image from Fill at Pixabay CC0.

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Links of the Quarter: September 29, 2015

How to Save the World

In a collapse of civilization assets including land may become too hard to hold onto. In that case the greatest asset may be a body of knowledge and a set of skills that allow people to live off the land in a more mobile or nomadic configuration.

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Civilization Systems: Social Networks & The Social Organism - Healing the Breach

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Survival was a precarious enterprise. Individual concealment of assets was difficult (and had no value regardless) while intragroup distribution enhanced the status of the giver.

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Civilization Systems: How would hunter-gatherers run the world? (pssst. They Do!)

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Individual concealment of assets was difficult (and had no value regardless) while intragroup distribution enhanced the status of the giver.

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Manage, and you might survive. Facilitate, and you will thrive. :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Its not too difficult to imagine why the organization considers that knowledge as one of their key assets and where they believe can add even more value to the membership. You can look at enterprise systems, which locked organizations into to the dungeon of one vendor. Your key asset may not be the knowledge about the members anymore, because it is accessible to all members; it will actually be the members themselves. enterprise socialsoftware enterprise2.0

Links of the Month: September 25, 2011

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Excerpts: Orlov: Democracy is really for people who are capable of self-governance. A lot of reading, this month, and not a lot to show for it.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

I want to make this happen in an online environment, which we’re doing now using enterprise collaboration software, Confluence Atlassian.). Everything in economics has to be adjusted for people, first, and abandoning the illusory numerical analyses that inevitably put numbers ahead of people, capitalism ahead of democracy, and degradation ahead of compassion. Asset Based Community Development Institute. Skip to content. emergent by design. future of facebook project.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Increasingly cheap money, underpinned by ever more optimistic prognoses about inflation and, more generally, future returns on financial assets, has fuelled the massive financial boom weve been in for most of our lives and which has so transformed our economic landscape.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

This might seem to be a bigdeal to a society that is obsessed and paranoid about "privateproperty", and accustomed to considering their "home" as their mostimportant asset and investment. As long as you can get your head around the fact thatyour "asset" in an IC is a prepaid expense and a share in a collectiveplace, rather than a piece of property, an IC may be for you. Creating Natural Enterprises Using Weblogs & Technology · Blogging Advice.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

August 27, 2007 The Paradoxes of Growth: The Economic Argument for Natural Enterprise I ve written before about the Natural Economy and why it would be so much more effective and sustainable than theexisting Industrial (market) Economy. Growthis not an essential ingredient of the enterprises sustainability, andsales decline is not fatal -- you simply expand or contract the size ofyour enterprise to match the needs in the community for what you areuniquely capable of providing.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Learn (and then teach) how Natural Enterprise works: Weare desperately short of the skills needed to create our ownresponsible, sustainable, joyful enterprises. Go out and find and meet with successfulentrepreneurs whove discovered you dont have to work 80 hour weeks,mortgage your assets or sell your soul to succeed. Discover the competenciesthat any enterprise needs. Learn how to makeyour enterprise powerfully networked and resilient.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

BIO, SIGNATURE ESSAYS How to Save the World What You Can Do The Only Life We Know Save the World Reading List The End of Philosophy No Noble Savage Too Far Ahead Theory of Knowledge Natural Enterprise Business Innovation The Gift Economy Personal Knowledge Management Personal Productivity The Blogging Process The Wal-Mart Dilemma The Job of the Media Let-Self-Change: Learning from Indigenous Cultures Poem: Driving in Neutral Poem: And Where Will We Hide.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

BIO, SIGNATURE ESSAYS How to Save the World What You Can Do The Only Life We Know Save the World Reading List The End of Philosophy No Noble Savage Too Far Ahead Theory of Knowledge Natural Enterprise Business Innovation The Gift Economy Personal Knowledge Management Personal Productivity The Blogging Process The Wal-Mart Dilemma The Job of the Media Let-Self-Change: Learning from Indigenous Cultures Poem: Driving in Neutral Poem: And Where Will We Hide.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Increasingly cheap money,underpinned by ever more optimistic prognoses about inflation and, moregenerally, future returns on financial assets, has fuelled the massivefinancial boom weve been in for most of our lives and which has sotransformed our economic landscape.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Network

I had no idea how ’seeing patterns’ would be an asset that would bring me any type of opportunity, because I’d never been appreciated for it before. emergent by design Home who’s the architect? An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks March 16, 2010 tags: civilization , evolution , social networks , society by Venessa Miemis This weekend I experienced a snowcrash; a moment where the seemingly disparate pieces of information floating in my head came together.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

In one sense, wehave more control over our lives and more assets to protect ourselveswith, and more marketable talents. Creating Natural Enterprises Using Weblogs & Technology · Blogging Advice. Global Democracy · The Political Process. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Birth of a Natural Enterprise: My friend Jean-Sébastien Bouchard relates the story of how he put together his new enterprise Grisvert -- for those who read French this is an inspiring andinstructive story. The NYT chimesin with another in its excellent series on consumer debt, saying many consumers are paying an average of over 20% in interest and fees on their soaring debts, while the assets that secure them are in free fall -- thanks to reader EJ for this link).

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

We have more assets than ever before, but far more debts, and average spending is now 4% more than average earnings. Creating Natural Enterprises Using Weblogs & Technology · Blogging Advice. Global Democracy · The Political Process. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Rather than taking the risk of challenging the roles moneyand work play in all of our lives by actually taking the responsibilityfor reordering our lives, the most prominent strategy ofenvironmentalists seems to be to give back to nature through thebequests, the annuities, the Working Assets credit cards and longdistance telephone schemes, and the socially responsible mutual fundsadvertised in Sierra and proliferating across the environmentalmovement.

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Why is Community So Hard? « how to save the world

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Each existence is continually giving out perforce from its stock; out of its mental receipts from Nature or its vital and physical assets and acquisitions and belongings, a stream goes to all that is around it. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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