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

John Tropea - Delicious Network

emergent by design Home who’s the architect? It seems like the wealth of the entire nation is being funneled right to a couple thousand fortunate people, and all of us are still working pretty damn hard to make ends meet, yet ultimately supporting that model. It doesn’t have to be professionally designed, it can be a simple free blog, but you need to have a place where you show off your work, whatever your work may be.

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Visions of Business Ecosystems

Partnering Resources

With designer Becky Clarkson , Sechrest developed a one-page visual to describe the Corvallis start-up business ecosystem. Verna Allee , who designed this map, writes: “What makes eBay especially interesting is how it demonstrates the potential for a value network to expand prosperity.

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FileMaker Offers Database Development for iPad, iPhone, and More

Portals and KM

It provides a comprehensive Platform used to design, build, deploy and manage data-driven business solutions for Mac, Windows, iPad and iPhone and the web. It is designed for business apps. He gave the example of the Austin Texas Convention Center that I know well from last year’s SXSW.

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Unleashing Joy Through Visual Facilitation – Part 4 of ISS Fellowship

Full Circle Associates

The structure of the workshop is designed around modeling an interactive initial engagement visual activity, unleashing of drawing joy (“I CAN DRAW”), development of icon skills and wrapped up with another visual activity, this time focused on reflection and evaluation.

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Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Linear and non-linear learning

Ken Carroll

I’ll try to outline my thoughts on this before showing how it has affected the design of ChinesePod and SpanishPod in the next post. Our brains are designed to work/learn this way, but it is a subjective process because each individual experiences distinct social and psychological phenomena. In the next post I’ll try to show how we’ve applied these insights in the real life design of our learning programs. Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0

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"Collaboration and Community" by Scott London

John Tropea - Delicious Community

How does it differ from other models of cooperation? 16] Collaboration vs. Other Models of Cooperation Collaborative partnerships can be broadly grouped under two headings: those aimed at resolving conflicts and those designed to develop and advance shared visions for the future.[17] where the need and intent is to change fundamentally the way services are designed and delivered." Austin and Roger G.

2008 56

Blogging--It's Good for You: Scientific American

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Flaherty, who studies conditions such as hypergraphia (an uncontrollable urge to write) and writer’s block, also looks to disease models to explain the drive behind this mode of communication. Recent functional magnetic resonance imaging studies have shown that the brain lights up differently before, during and after writing, notes James Pennebaker, a psychologist at the University of Texas at Austin.

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Logic+Emotion: The Micro-Sociology of Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Logic+Emotion Home About Me About You About My Employer Design Strategy Writing Speaking Visual Thinking Subscribe (RSS) Archives The Fine Print David Armano is senior partner at Dachis Corp. Logic+Emotion exists at the intersection of business, design + the social enterprise.

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More on Trust in the Social Enterprise – confused of calcutta

John Tropea - Delicious Community

To create a successful community, you’ll need to first understand why you’re building it and who you’re building it for; and then express your vision in the design, technology and policies of your community. Incidentally, a dozen years ago, Amy-Jo described her nine design strategies as “timeless” Time has proved her right. If youre interested, heres a link to my TED talk at Austin. ]. Skip to content. confused of calcutta.

2012 57

With a 50 Friends Limit, Path Is the Opposite of Twitter

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Path Path calls itself “The Personal Network&# because it’s determined to go against the example set by Twitter Twitter ’s follower model; you are limited to just 50 friends on Path. the design is attractive. Doesn't look like a smart model.

2011 80

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Pump& Dump Enterprise: Economic reformer Catherine Austin Fitts explains howcynical businesspeople created businesses designed solely to exploitgovernment systems weaknesses and public ignorance for personal profit , andcorrupt other businesses into the same exploitativemodel. thanks to Nancy White for the quote) From Charles Bowden in BloodOrchid :"We are an exceptional model of the human race.

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Re-Place-ing Space: The Roles of Place and Space in Collaborative Systems

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

We argue that a focus on spatial models is misplaced.Drawing on understandings from architecture and urban design, as wellas from our own research findings, we highlight the criticaldistinction between ``space and ``place. While designers usespatial models to support interaction, we show how it is actually anotion of ``place which frames interactive behaviour. In this paper, we will critically explore the use of space as a basisfor CSCW design.

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