Culture: communication by text and the power of the human mind

Joitske Hulsebosch

Mirjam Kesseler sent me this from Bosnia: i cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid, aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it dseno't mtaetr in waht oerdr the ltteres in a wrod are, the olny iproamtnt tihng is taht the frsit and lsat ltteer be in the rghit pclae. The rset can be a taotl mses and you can sitll raed it whotuit a pboerlm.

2006 100

Ethnicity and racism: contradictions and realities

Neighbourhoods

She had come to England as a refugee from Bosnia in 1992. I picked up a claim the other day that the standard survey question ( eg in the Place Survey ) "to which of these groups do you consider you belong.?" " obliges people to classify themselves in racist terms. I think this may be as much about instinctive resistance to being pigeonholed (a sentiment with which I have much sympathy) as it is about confusion between ethnic categorisation and racism. But I could be wrong.

The KETC TV Social Media Experience Part Three: Taking on a Tough Issue Through the Immigration Project

Portals and KM

There was the civil war in Bosnia and America made room for a large number of Muslim Bosnians who, if they had not come here, might have died or fared poorly. This is the third in a five part series covering the efforts of the PBS affiliate in St. Louis, KETC , to align social media and traditional television.   I am interviewing Rob Paterson who is part of the team supporting the KETC efforts.

2010 100

Headshift :: Social networks and innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

2007 28

The HBR List 2009 - How Social Networks Network Best

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

For Managers For Educators For Corporate Buyers Harvard Business Review Visit Harvard Business School Harvard Business Review Harvard Business Publishing Archive/Back Issues Customer Service HBR Email Newsletters Cart Store All Products All Articles Sign In or Subscribe Now How Social Networks Network Best by Alex Pentland The humble bee has much to teach us about the flow ofinformation in our own organizations.

2009 37

Collaboration - Mapping the value of employee collaboration - Organization - Strategic Organization - The McKinsey Quarterly

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The McKinsey Quarterly Home McKinsey & Company McKinsey Global Institute china.mckinseyquarterly.com Help [+] Log In Register close Register Member Center The McKinsey Quarterly is the business journal of McKinsey & Company. Register now for immediate access to hundreds of articles. First time here? Read our Quarterly Basics. Forgot Password?

Competitive advantage from better interactions

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The McKinsey Quarterly Home McKinsey & Company McKinsey Global Institute china.mckinseyquarterly.com Help [+] Log In Register close Register Member Center The McKinsey Quarterly is the business journal of McKinsey & Company. Register now for immediate access to hundreds of articles. First time here? Read our Quarterly Basics. Forgot Password?

Getting started with enterprise social networking :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

2008 28

Headshift : Gettin' Wiki With It

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

2005 28