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A Methodology for Web 2.0 Collaboration Experiments (in Reluctant Organizations)

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Youcant change an organizations culture (short of firing everyone andstarting over with new managers and staff). The best you can hope to dois help people adapt to the existing culture in useful, valuable ways. And they need to knowwhat the capacity and cultural fit for additional collaboration is, andwork within that capacity and culture rather than trying to overtax andchange it. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Our Culture.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Ourprofessional value really is a function of the extent of, and ourability to integrate, our knowledge, our thinking competencies, and ourcommunication competencies. What this chart says is that: Oursocial value to others is a function of (a) the extent of ourknowledge, our thinking competency (critical, creative andimaginative), and our communication skills (conversation, presentationand demonstration), and (b) our ability to integrate these three things. Our Culture.

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How to Save the World

Our professional value really is a function of the extent of, and our ability to integrate, our knowledge, our thinking competencies, and our communication competencies. And the ability to do all of these things in an integral way is what Chris calls information fluency. This ability to integrate is social fluency. Let-Self-Change: Learning from Indigenous Cultures. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves. ·

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How to Save the World

Personal time management toolslike Getting Things Done (GTD) can help, but they require us to filterand intermediate all the demands on our time, so that we end upspending almost as much time deciding what to do (and what not to do)as we spend actually doing things. doesnt integrate with yourpersonal calendar (e.g. Google calendar), or your GTD activities list,and none of these help you cope with all the just-in-time decisions(phone calls, drop-ins, things that break down etc.)

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How could multimediacommunication be really innovative, integrative, reinvented from theground up to convey feeling and meaning to us in richer, natural ways, to move us to the time and place of the writer of words, so that our conversation with him or her is more real, richer, more sensory, synaesthetic? Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture.

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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. Our Culture.

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mostly articles about the prevalent politicaland economic regimes, the existing social structure and culture) to amore holistic (and some would say idealized) Natural social worldview(i.e. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger.

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is an integration of sensory/sensual, aestheticexperiences drawn from two or more of our senses into one combinedexperience, with the integrated whole being greater than the sum of theparts. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger.

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How to Save the World

Thinkingabout this in the context of my recent writings on doing versus beingand what were meant to be and do, I began to realize the absurdityof the entire concept of individual (which literally meansindivisible), and hence of cultures based on individuality. And why I have no use for most religions that presumeto tell us what our purpose is and how we should live, or for themodern scientific cults that teach us how to control and programourselves to live integrally. Our Culture.

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How to Save the World

And Bush is busy trying to bamboozle the dumb-ass governments of Canadaand Mexico into deep integration with the US (which basically entailsa full political takeover to go along with the economic one, withnothing in return for Canada and Mexico). Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger.

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How to Save the World

Sincethen I have been speaking about the importance of Love, Conversationand Community, and specifically the integration of the three:Facilitating non-hierarchical, peer-to-peer conversations among peoplein community (i.e. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger.

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How to Save the World

Insome ways Ive come full circle from my thinking of 2-3 years ago,except this time, thanks to Jeremy and others Ive been kicking thisaround with, the ideas are more integrated, and have passed afeasibility test. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger.

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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. Our Culture.

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How to Save the World

Being an integral part of the community: This means taking an active part in community activities and investingtime, energy and resources in problem-solving that extends far beyondthe immediate interests of the company. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger.

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Whatwould it take for them, if they were so inclined, to restore some ofthe integrity and balance to the reporting process it once had? Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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The diagram above shows how theseareas can be integrated, while still leaving some lawn in the areamost visible to neighbours. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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How to Save the World

The bottom line is that we need to restore integrity togovernment, and restore authority to regulators to uphold and enforceregulations equitably and not arbitrarily, before we have any hope of persuading citizens to vote fortheir collective self-interest over their personal self-interest. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture.

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Integrated Health & Welfare Program: Establishment of universal access to and minimumstandards for food and water quality and public healthcare, includingthe precautionaryprinciple, permaculture, sustainable agriculture, and a prohibition onexporting water. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger.

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How to Save the World

Jason Godesky explains the natural, integrative way to walk, and whyshoes are an abomination that hurt our posture, our agility, ourwalking/running stamina and our health. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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I say fuck the tourists, fuck making this arecreation destination, a set of integrated experiences, and fuckthe advanced sports complex. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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But there aremodels of joyful, responsible, sustainable, egalitarian enterprisewhere you are beholden to no one, where you work with people you loveas an integral part of a healthy community. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger.

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How to Save the World

But after reading Annas story,Im damned well going to make sure that these clauses are in my livingwill , and that I sit down with each of my loved ones and makeit absolutely clear in everyones mind that, if and when the timecomes, I am counting on them to have the courage and integrity to pull the plug. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture.

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“Software intended to shape culture.&# TV is not involvement in people, but in this “entertainment culture&#. Journal where you can integrate music references. and integrate them to iTunes, for example.

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How to Save the World

April 26, 2007 Walking Away to the Next Human Culture L astmonth I reported on the first part of Curtis Whites two-part articlein Orion, lambasting self-righteous and passive environmentalists,called The Idols of Environmentalism. In its place we need a culture that understandssuccess as life  Most of uswant to believe that our quarrel is just with [a few] roguecorporationsand not with capitalism as such. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Our Culture.

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In a very real sense, then, our bodies, through theimmunological setwork, have evolved a culture -- a code of behaviours that are, and are not, acceptable, thecontravention of which is dealt with harshly. This is a culture that weare not even conscious of (because consciousness is part of the other,mental setwork). Darwinian principles would suggest that this body cultures reasoning(these are strange words to use in this context, eh?) Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Youcant change an organizations culture (short of firing everyone andstarting over with new managers and staff). The best you can hope to dois help people adapt to the existing culture in useful, valuable ways. And they need to knowwhat the capacity and cultural fit for additional collaboration is, andwork within that capacity and culture rather than trying to overtax andchange it. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Our Culture.

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How to Save the World

As long as we are part of modern society, and modern political andeconomic systems, it is impossible to reach this goal, because a hugeamount of non-renewable consumption, pollution and waste is involved inthe production and distribution of everything we buy, and because weare an integral part of systems that are vastly wasteful anddestructive. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better.

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How to Save the World

In a Natural Economy, Natural Enterprisesare an integral part of Natural Communities, communities which arelargely self-sufficient, self-managed and self-selected (Intentional). Ibelieve that, as The Rebel Sell explains, "you cant jam the culture" and that,to some extent, our bankrupt and unsustainable corporatist society depends on angry progressives winning and being satisfiedwith small illusory victories to co-opt and quieten them so that noreal change ever occurs. Our Culture.

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Natural Enterprise recognizes its inherent social and environmentalresponsibility as an integral part of a community. This is how mostuncivilized cultures and almost all non-human cultures work. Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger.

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Communities and organisms are tight and integrated, while networks,as we now use the term to describe certain groups of people, areloose and confederated (= in treaty together ). Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Communities and organisms are tight and integrated, while networks,as we now use the term to describe certain groups of people, areloose and confederated (= in treaty together ). Personal Productivity Improvement & GTD. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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