Notes on CCS102 The Emergence of Business Networks and Communities - connect.BASF

Michael Sampson - Currents

goal of connect.BASF - to complement hierarchies and teams with a network of formal and informal communities, so as to be fully connected. -. from idea to launch: initial idea in 2007, business (HR, research, change management, and IT) team in 2008 to develop the concept, pilot in 2009, and decision in 2010 for global roll-out. key visuals, tangible benefits, stories (via cartoon videos to describe a scenario), and regions before headquarters). -. (5)

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Links of the Quarter: December 2016

How to Save the World

These goals are so obviously desirable that it is inconceivable that we should ever stop progressing towards them. cartoon by Emily Flake in the New Yorker. cartoon by Mick Stevens in the New Yorker. cartoon by Tom Chitty in the New Yorker.

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Links of the Quarter: March 2017

How to Save the World

T he events of the last three months have made it increasingly clear that we’re well into the first wave of global industrial civilization’s collapse. Winning caption, submitted by Audrey Orr, to a recent New Yorker cartoon caption contest; cartoon by Joe Dator.

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Reality Isn’t What We Think It Is

How to Save the World

cartoon by the late, incomparable Charles Barsotti. These goals are so obviously desirable that it is inconceivable that we should ever stop progressing towards them. This is a repetition of the opening paragraphs of December’s Links of the Quarter.

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The Not-So-Incredible Adventures of Equani-Mouse

How to Save the World

cartoon by Felicia Bond on wikimedia, CC-SA 3.0. All we want is justice, what our people have always sought: global human equality, a cosmopolitan world civilisation, fair and free trade, the spread of personal liberty and secular democracy to all corners of the globe.

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We Have No Choice

How to Save the World

New Yorker cartoon by the late Charles Barsotti. “Rejoice, rejoice, we have no choice but to carry on!” ” – Stephen Stills.

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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.

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Links of the Month: April 16, 2013

How to Save the World

There will come a tipping point at which, like the first declaration in 1932 that the economy was in the midst of a global Great Depression, a large enough proportion of the population will acknowledge that our civilization is done for, that we will start acting accordingly.

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