How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Michael Leunig (thanks to Mia for the link) A week ago I wrote an article linking business risk, business sustainability and business resilience,arguing that the best way to get companies to pay attention to theirsocial and environmental actions is to frame the challenge as abusiness risk and business sustainability issue, rather than somethingbusiness should do just out of a sense of responsibility.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Michael Leunig (thanks to Mia for the link) A week ago I wrote an article linking business risk, business sustainability and business resilience,arguing that the best way to get companies to pay attention to theirsocial and environmental actions is to frame the challenge as abusiness risk and business sustainability issue, rather than somethingbusiness should do just out of a sense of responsibility.

2008 35

Playing through council plans for digital participation in the face of cuts

Social Reporter

Recently we’ve coalesced these into Slipham, a place with all the social and civic challenges that we hope digital tech might help address. Some 60 people spent two hours working on the challenge in groups.

2014 186

How our workshop game confirmed all digital adoption is personal

Social Reporter

The challenge for the session was how to offer people online opportunities, digital devices and support when everyone’s interests are different. Groups identified challenges and opportunities, possible online activities, and then described the difference they might make.

2014 229

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

May 11, 2007 Great Advice in Seven Words or Less WaPo cartoon by the brilliant Tom Toles W henIve asked for advice, Im most likely to understand it, follow it, andremember it when its short and to the point (unless its reallyasinine, like "relax"). So heres a challenge to you: Tell us the best advice youve ever had, that youve followed, in seven words or less. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

2007 35

Looking back – KM highlights from 2014 (part 2)

Chris Collison

Whether it’s cartoons, glass knowledge-sharing awards, pocket cards or toolkits, I’ve always enjoyed their love of embedding knowledge in artifacts and their courage to innovate. Continuing from my top ten KM consulting highlights (in no particular order!) from 2014… 6.

2015 48

You can stimulate curiosity for self directed learning

Joitske Hulsebosch

Within the SPOC, on the Curatr platform, sources like short video clips or cartoons were shared as conversation starters on topics such as classroom atmosphere, structure, variety in lessons and attention to individual students.

2018 169

Links of the Quarter: June 2019

How to Save the World

cartoon by the great Australian cartoonist Costa A ; thanks to Ben Pennings for the link. cartoon by Keith J. image of the Maldives by David Mark from Pixabay , CC0; the islands will likely be completely submerged due to sea level rise from glacial melt by mid-century.

2019 46

Social Business in 2013 – A Commitment

Elsua

Perhaps we could go ahead and illustrate it with a cartoon from Tom Fishburne (Please do go ahead and read his blog post on the topic, too!

2013 234

Agency Flash Mobs vs Social Flash Mobs

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Then you every so often set a challenge – create a flash mob to promote something that is in your campaign folder. Rambling on Demographics, Facebook, danah boyd in australia, gapingvoid cartoon (3).

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Social Network Marketing Campaigns: Features Attributes

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Competitions, ask for content then community assesses content - submit articles about the online game, create a funny cartoon etc. Stephen Collins and I and a bunch of Twitterati got into a discussion about social media marketing campaigns and whether they should exist earlier today.

Managing virtual teams

Joitske Hulsebosch

(cartoon via Marketing and strategy innovation blog ) Together with Sibrenne Wagenaar I wrote a Dutch article of 15,000 characters on virtual teamwork.

Links of the Quarter: September 29, 2015

How to Save the World

Even for people who accept the fact of global warming, the problem can be framed in many different ways—a crisis in global governance, a market failure, a technological challenge, a matter of social justice, and so on—each of which argues for a different expensive solution.

2015 91

A Cynical Guide to Power and Organizational Dynamics

How to Save the World

And as Joel Bakan’s The Corporation explained (and Hugh Macleod’s cartoon above satirizes), large profit-driven organizations are necessarily pathological. New Yorker cartoon by Charles Barsotti. from GapingVoid.com by Hugh Macleod.

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We Have No Choice

How to Save the World

New Yorker cartoon by the late Charles Barsotti. I may change my personal beliefs on some subject, but only if my past conditioning has been to challenge what I currently believe, and if the change is consistent with what I’ve been conditioned to believe anyway.

2017 74

Himmelman Model - Networking Collaboration Cooperation Coordination

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

I think of a recent New Yorker cartoon in which a kindergartner approaches the teacher, points to his pal, and says, “Billy wont collaborate." " It’s funny in the cartoon, but what does the kindergartner mean? Sharing becomes more challenging when the topic is resources.

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Links of the Month: January 29, 2015

How to Save the World

cartoon by Mick Stevens from The New Yorker. This environmental challenge he states, requires the internal sense of self-wholeness in order to anticipate and negotiate with events in the world. cartoon by Michael Leunig. not sure who authored this cartoon; anyone know?

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Links of the Month: November 8, 2013

How to Save the World

cartoon by Charles Barsotti from The New Yorker. cartoon by Roz Chast from The New Yorker. cartoon by Dana Fradon from the New Yorker. The Maturity Climb: Cartoon by the amazing Subnormality. cartoon by Dave Coverly from Speed Bump (thanks to Cheryl Long for the link).

2013 93

News Updates (July 29, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

From Australia, " As governments and the public sector start to do the same [get value from Web 2.0], they will encounter the same challenge as others have, which is that these new tools don’t just change structures and processes, they change behaviour as well. Government 2.0. Embracing Web 2.0

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Links of the Quarter: June, 2016

How to Save the World

cartoon by the late, wonderful Charles Barsotti. Much of my young life was, sadly, full of the struggling, depression, and anxiety of the seeker in Charles’ cartoon above. cartoon by Michael Leunig. David Sipress cartoon from The New Yorker.

2016 73

Links of the Quarter: December 2018

How to Save the World

Cartoon by the awesome Michael Leunig. Tell a Sci-Fi Story in Six Words: Hundreds of people took John Kellden up on his challenge. Na Pali coast, Kaua’i — photo by me, taken two weeks ago.

2018 75

Links of the Month: July 15, 2013

How to Save the World

Silhouette Man Explains Education: A cartoon infographic explains why the Nordic countries’ free education policy makes so much more sense than the oppressive-student-debt policies of the US. cartoon by clay bennett. cartoon by Nick Anderson in Houston Chronicle.

2013 84

Links of the Quarter: March 2018

How to Save the World

cartoon by David Sipress in The New Yorker. cartoon by Will McPhail in The New Yorker. cartoon by Mick Stevens in The New Yorker. image via Ulf Parczyk on Jim Newman’s Facebook Page.

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My KM World 2010 and Enterprise Search Summit 2010 Notes: Peter Morville on Making Maps for Knowledge Discovery

Portals and KM

It's also a radically multidisciplinary, creative challenge. Peter showed a cartoon of a drunk searching for his keys on his iPhone. It is a problem that is never solved and is part of the broader challenge of the user experience. Here is another in a series of session notes for  KM World 2010  and  Enterprise Search Summit 2010.

2010 130

What the 1960s Were Really About

How to Save the World

Dan O’Neill cartoon from the 1969 Jefferson Airplane CD Volunteers.

2014 90

Links of the Quarter: April 2, 2016

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Jonathan Roth from Is It Utopia Yet? Mutts cartoon by Patrick McDonnell. The unraveling is a time when you are challenged by the universe to let go of who you think you are supposed to be and to embrace who you are.

2016 73

TVissimo Relaunches Today with New Interface

Portals and KM

Search any way you prefer, using Google-type keywords or phrases, for Categories such as adventures, football, children’s cartoons — or by any criteria, such as description or actor/star/show-type. TVissimo.com’s innovation is based on searching the available TV show details using a patent pending database search technology developed over a decade and applied to meet the challenges faced today by people trying to find their favorite television shows quickly and easily.

2009 100

Thoughts About Not Thinking

How to Save the World

Problem-Solving State (Intellectual/Instinctual Being): A different kind of escape, and the refuge of intellectuals and scientists, getting lost in thought about some intellectual challenge (e.g. cartoon by Charles Barsotti from The New Yorker.

2015 59

The Cognitive Dissonance of the New Yorker and the NYT

How to Save the World

cartoon by David Sipress from (of course) the New Yorker. I read articles and books that promise new knowledge, insight, ideas or perspectives on the huge energy, economic and ecological challenges facing us now, as our civilization accelerates into collapse.

2013 90

Grimly Letting Go of the Old Story

How to Save the World

cartoon by David Sipress from the New Yorker. The Occupy movement tried to challenge this, but the movement is dormant.

2014 101

Links of the Month: November 19, 2011

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Mark Hurwitt. I have spent ten years coming to this conclusion, ten years of questioning and challenging and studying and re-thinking everything I have been taught to believe. Cartoon by Marco Marilungo , needs no translation.

2011 70

An Economy That Works for Us

How to Save the World

cartoon by hugh mcleod at gapingvoid. As the cartoon business card above says, don’t try to make a living doing something incrementally different from what others are doing. illustration from my book Finding the Sweet Spot.

2013 80

For a robust and open democracy

Neighbourhoods

For a new and probably inexperienced group it may well have been a challenge and they dealt with it, and will be the stronger.

Links of the Month: Sunday, June 8, 2014

How to Save the World

That’s why I’d argue that in the rich part of the world there has been a huge amount of self-righteous finger-pointing that is not only delusional but may well be detrimental to how we deal with the collective challenges ahead. cartoon by jim benton.

2014 88

The Metamovement’s Message: “We’re Not Buying It Any More”

How to Save the World

You have to begin doing something that doesn’t depend on exposing the “enemy” You have to begin becoming the solution yourself instead of just protesting and challenging the enemy.

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Links of the Month: May 6, 2012

How to Save the World

cartoon by Adrian Raeside in the Victoria Times-Colonist. cartoon from the New Yorker by David Jacobson.

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Monitor: Better ways to collaborate | The Economist

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Impressive though this is, can Wave really hope to challenge the supremacy of e-mail? But might they face a challenge from an altogether different quarter?

Resilience Networks

How to Save the World

cartoon by lynda barry. Invitation/Eliciting/Challenging/Partner-finding (i.e. I n my bio I say: I believe the key to resilience in the coming decades will be our ability, in the moment, to imagine ways around the crises we cannot prevent, predict or plan for.

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Links of the Month: October 24, 2011

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Matthew Diffee in The New Yorker. The delays and challenges of crossing the border get worse every trip, and I am filled with unease every moment I’m in the Paranoid States of America. I ‘m back home after 10 days in the US.

2011 67

More Thoughts About Intentionality, Split and Otherwise

How to Save the World

Hugh McLeod has a brilliant cartoon depicting this: If you're caught in this wage slavery hell, you will be living and breathing split intentions every day -- not only between what the corporation says it wants and what it really rewards, but also between what it wants and what you want.

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Links of the Month: April 16, 2013

How to Save the World

cartoon by arnie levin in the new yorker. O f late I have, at last, begun to act in accordance with my stated beliefs and intentions — spending more time in beautiful natural places, and composing creative works (poetry, music, games).

2013 86

The Problem with Rights

How to Save the World

as, and "child pornography", including cartoons) are justifiable using the same reasoning -- clearly the NYT doesn't want to wade into the maelstrom over whether the depiction of child abuse, as distinct from the actual commission of that horrific crime, should be illegal. Corporations in most countries now have "rights of personhood" that are used to leverage their already vast power and bully those who dare challenge it. BLOG The Problem with Rights.

The AppGap » Connecting … Virtual Teams: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

I do think that while people can establish cordial relationships virtually, that they miss not only the serendipity of water cooler, coffee pot, or hallway encounters, they don’t get to see how people decorate their cubicles: photos, awards, name tags, posters, cartoons, books on the bookshelf.