California’s “Online Eraser” Law for Teens is Damaging to Online Communities

Managing Communities

Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you. Thinking

Painting of California Cala Lillies

Portals and KM

Here is a 9" x 12" square painting of a cala lillies from a photo taken in Mendicino California. The

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Health & Data: Working with the California Department of Health Care Services

Influence

Through our work with the California Department of Health Care Services, our aims have been to achieve this while improving their web presence overall – including a new web governance plan, new site-wide style guidelines, and an improved analytics infrastructure.

Photos of Tomales Bay, California

Portals and KM

Hey - Let's keep the July 4th going through the wwekend. Busines blog posts will start again on Monday July 9. Here are some photos from  Tomales Bay  north of San Francisco taken in December. It is the land of oysters and crabs. I

The California Coast Through Edward Weston's Lens

Portals and KM

The New York Times had a nice article, In Point Lobos, Where Edward Weston Saw the World Anew and slide show, The California Coast Through Edward Weston's Lens. I have always been a fan of Edward Weston. There are ten excellent examples of his work in the slide show. His son, Kim Weston, provides commentary on the slides.

Sitting with fire – a blog as community and reflection | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Check out the blog of the Tassajara Zen Center in California, facing many dangerous fires in their area on the Central California coast.

Pedagogy First Blog

Jenny Connected

I so admire Lisa for her unwavering dedication to online learning and to promoting this at MiraCosta College in Oceanside, California. At the beginning of March I was contacted by Lisa Lane and invited to write a blog post for her Programme for Online Teaching Blog. As with everything Lisa does, this was very well thought through and organized. Here was what she wrote in her introduction: The Pedagogy First! blog is taking over the main page at the Program for Online Teaching.

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Organising Knowledge » Legal Services Taxonomy Project

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Legal Services Taxonomy Project “The Gizmos&# are the project team for the Legal Services of Northern California who are running a “findability project&# using an enterprise wide implementation of Google Search Appliance.

Growth on the Silicon Valley Anthill: Welcome Christopher Carfi

Ant's Eyeview Blog

Just last March we announced the opening of our Silicon Valley practice and reflecting one year later, we’re happy to see that there’s continued, high demand for our services in the Bay Area.

Crowd Sourcing Saves Lives

Alchemy of Change

I’m in Seattle, so the app was less meaningful to me than someone living in, say, San Ramon, California – where it’s already been rolled out by the fire department there. When someone has a heart attack, every second counts. Speed treatment, and you save lives.

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Friday Life Hack: Saving Gallons & Gallons of Water

Hildy Gottlieb

This week, in honor of California’s devastating drought, I want to share something I learned years ago from sustainability guru Shawna Coronado – a way to save gallons and gallons and gallons of water, every week.

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Where Did February Disappear?

Michael Sampson - Currents

a day in California on my way back to New Zealand, hanging out with Eric Mack. Friday next week is the last day of February. Where have those weeks gone? Here’s what I have been up to: - a couple of days consulting with a client in Virginia, focused on governance and adoption for its SharePoint 2013-based collaboration platform. The client is about to enter a pilot phase for new ways of working using two different types of sites in SharePoint.

Identity and the Language Poets

Jenny Connected

And we were introduced to another Ron Silliman poem – BART – written whilst travelling on the BART – the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transport, which I travelled on a couple of years ago on a visit to California. ModPo has been moving too fast for me again.

Group Process Design Principles in Times of Turbulance

Full Circle Associates

Ready for a thinking ramble? Payoff isn’t until the end. Fair warning! I have found myself pointing to Donella Meadows’ “ Leverage Places: Where to Intervene in a System ” more and more these days.

Do Only English Speakers Pay Taxes? Government Websites and Multilingual Capabilities

Influence

Our recent work with a number of states (California, New York, Minnesota) has brought us face to face with an uncomfortable fact: state websites are generally English-only. Here at Forum One we’ve worked on many multilingual sites (including Spanish, French, Portuguese, Arabic, Kurdish, and Chinese). Multilingual sites can be complex in terms of technology and maintenance – but in a multicultural and multilingual world, they are also highly effective.

Finding my voice in Academic BEtreat

Jenny Connected

I say ‘my’ sound, but the problems have been at the California end, not at mine here in North West England). I already feel that my time spent working on this year’s BEtreat online has been far more productive than when I was in California last year. The Academic BEtreat is on a roll.

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Doctor Love | Fast Company

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This hormone, produced daily by your brain and mine, is the reason Im on my back, trying to remain perfectly still inside a magnetic-resonance-imaging machine secreted in the basement of a cheerless building at the California Institute of Technology.

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Wenger-Trayner new website – new BEtreats

Jenny Connected

In 2011, I was very fortunate to be able to attend BEtreat, in the home of Etienne and Bev Wenger-Trayner in Grass Valley, California. This was a unique and unforgettable experience and one that I am still reflecting on and learning from. What is BEtreat?

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Academic BEtreat (#betreat12) pre-conference call

Jenny Connected

There are 16 participants from across the world – eight will be in California meeting face-to-face and eight will join the BEtreat online. It will be very interesting to be online on this BEtreat this year having been there in person in California last year.

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The Foreword for Doing Business with IBM Connections (2013) - by Jeff Schick

Michael Sampson - Currents

We started the project and gave it the code name of Ventura after a beautiful, artistic, beachfront California community. I mentioned yesterday that I was waiting for final sign-off on the Foreword. Thanks to Jeff Schick of IBM, all that happened earlier today. Here''s the Foreword that Jeff wrote for my new book - Doing Business with IBM Connections. Many thanks Jeff! Foreword - by Jeff Schick (IBM Corporation).

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Image: A yurt in Big Sur California. 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. December 5, 2007 Vignette #7: Hexagon T hisis a story of six lovers in a polyamorous circle. Not work-friendly.Its fiction, just to give you an idea of how a love-positive communitymight work: Read the story.

The 1-minute guide to good conference presentations

e-Moderation Station

Unless, perhaps, you are in Southern California. Photo by Civilon. I’ve attended a lot of conferences this year. Attending talks and plenaries is a wonderful opportunity for my own professional development, and I often get to see excellent presenters in action.

Behind the Scenes with Obamacare

Influence

But through Forum One’s work with clients on the front lines of the Obamacare rollout – such as the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) and The California Endowment – we are seeing a number of other important “behind the scenes” stories that aren’t getting much attention.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

How it will be then I do not know, but if there areindeed 60 million people living in California in 2050, there will benothing meaningful to be said on the matter, except as a subject ofnostalgia. It should causeus to re-imagine that once and future California, which lies only 43years away, and make sure that it isnt barren of all but us humans. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

Designing with introverts in mind

Chris Corrigan

Back in June I was on the hosting team for an Art of Hosting in northern California. A long time ago I was an introverted person and over the years that has completely changed.

Online Residency

Jenny Connected

It reminded me of Etienne and Beverly Wenger-Trayner’s Betreat - that I attended last year in California – but they are ahead of the game in integrating online with f2f. Yesterday (April 19th) I dipped into an HEA workshop (face-to-face in Oxford with open virtual access – I was in the latter group) and enjoyed it so much that I stayed the entire day. The Process. There were a few things that made this event enjoyable.

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Online Residency

Jenny Connected

It reminded me of Etienne and Beverly Wenger-Trayner’s Betreat - that I attended last year in California – but they are ahead of the game in integrating online with f2f. Yesterday (April 19th) I dipped into an HEA workshop (face-to-face in Oxford with open virtual access – I was in the latter group) and enjoyed it so much that I stayed the entire day. The Process. There were a few things that made this event enjoyable.

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A good time to do right.

Chris Corrigan

Coming back today from a glorious gathering of leaders from the new world of community, one might say “rock stars of the new consciousness” in Petaluma California, I was thinking about the way I want my children to use their time on this earth. Martin Luther King Jr., writing from teh Birmingham City jail in April of 1963, mused a little on time: I am coming to feel that the people of ill will have used time much more effectively than the people of goodwill.

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The changing role of the online teacher

Jenny Connected

California: University of California Press. As I mentioned in my last post , I was recently invited by Lisa Lane to write a blog post for her Programme for Online Teaching blog. For details about the programme see the website: Program for Online Teaching .

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Painting of Roy Rogers Jazz Fest 2013

Portals and KM

This is Roy Rogers the California blues man , not the cowboy movie star. Here is a 16" x 20" painting of Roy Rogers at Jazz Fest 2013 playing the slide guitar. Roy is on the left and a member of his band is on the right.

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Australia Defence Force ADF and social media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

No sour grapes I promise- I’m enjoying California’s sunshine this week instead of Sydney’s weather. ‘No When Crikey asked me for a quote on The Australian Defence Force employing George Patterson agency to do a social media review, I agreed.

The Picture of Health Data Design Challenge

Influence

The California HealthCare Foundation is hosting a data design challenge to seek out engaging presentations that bring to life the story of rising health care costs. The California HealthCare Foundation is hosting a data design challenge to seek out engaging presentations that bring to life the story of rising health care costs. Do you love storytelling with data? Are you passionate about open data and health care costs transparency?

Open Plan Offices: The Increased Noise Cancels the Collaborative Benefit

Michael Sampson - Currents

The study, conducted by the University of Sydney and published in the Journal of Environmental Psychology, involved analysis of 42,764 survey samples collected in 303 office buildings in the US, Finland, Australia and Canada by the Center for the Built Environment at the University of California, Berkeley since 2000. ". A new study published by the University of Sydney calls into question the value of open plan offices yet again.

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Customizable online workgroup applications for teams - QuickBase

John Tropea - Delicious Community

From Eric - If Computer Problems Were Real

Michael Sampson - Currents

I'm looking forward to catching up with him next month in California. ). Eric posted this video back in September , and it made me laugh today. Indeed, it's good that computer problems are not real. but the conclusion remains valid :-). ( I haven't seen Eric since September 2008.

BEtreat | Leading communities and networks

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Face-to-face takes place in beautiful and intimate surroundings in Grass Valley, California. Leading communities and networks Workshop info Why come?

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Graphic Facilitation – I want to see more!

Michelle Laurie

When I looked into training, I discovered this exists in Victoria, BC and in San Francisco, California. Finding trained visual practitioners is not easy. Graphic Recording example, Michael Hepher, 2009. I first was asked to engage in drawing at a KM4Dev workshop in 2006.

Mapping a community – easy and not-so-easy

Learning Alliances

I’m resonating with how Joitske Hulsebosch has organized “ Tools for social network analysis from beginners to advanced levels.” ” It’s always safer when you can start at “the shallow end of the pool” and get into deeper and deeper water as you go.

Access to a world of practice

Learning Alliances

In a vignette about Saddleback Church, a “mega-church” in Orange County, California, Putnam and Campbell describe an early morning breakfast at a Coco’s Restaurant (pp.

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Wenger-Trayner new website – new BEtreats

Jenny Connected

In 2011, I was very fortunate to be able to attend BEtreat, in the home of Etienne and Bev Wenger-Trayner in Grass Valley, California. This was a unique and unforgettable experience and one that I am still reflecting on and learning from. What is BEtreat?