chicago - km & exhaustion

Engineers without Fears

Yesterday I went to the KM Chicago gig with Stefan Lafloer & Dave Simmons & the Kroll dudes. Then it was full steam ahead to the Art Institute of Chicago , Millenium Park and Lake Michigan. chicago km jetlagI recorded these sessions and will be making the results available when I get back to Sydney. I finally got to meet Alice Dunlap-Kraft (who I knew from my IBM days). Which is a lake so huge you could mistake it for the ocean.

chicago - swings & roundabouts

Engineers without Fears

However, I did miss my flight this morning (boo) but by chance got to see Cory Doctorow * doing his thing at Chicago Public Library. emmett till chicago storyquest dirk tussing cory doctorow tata interactive tim keelanSo yesterday morning I rocked up to a gig on Enterprise Performance Support Systems put on by Dirk Tussing from Executive Learning Exchange & some dudes from Tata Interactive.

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No Committee Chemistry in Chicago?

TNT - The Network Thinker

There are many theories on why Chicago lost the right to host the 2016 Olympics. The list of names on the the Chicago 2016 Olympic Committee is very impressive -- intelligent people from important organizations. Yet, the Chicago 2016 Committee did not get the job done.

Chicago Masterclass on SharePoint for Collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

Chicago here I come. I will be running a full-day master class on SharePoint in Chicago on March 25. " As part of his whistle-stop tour of the US and Europe, Michael Sampson, author of "Seamless Teamwork: Using Microsoft SharePoint Technologies to Collaborate, Innovate, and Drive Business in New Ways", will be in Chicago on March 25th, 2009, at the exclusive invitation of Concurrency, Inc. , The speed of business today requires increased collaboration and communication.

SharePoint Master Tour in Chicago: March 25

Michael Sampson - Currents

The details of my master class on SharePoint in Chicago on March 25 are now online. The presentation on March 25th will be held at Microsoft’s beautiful new AON Center facility across from Millennium Park in the heart of Downtown Chicago. ". The master class is being held in conjunction with Concurrency , a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner. "

Pubs and taverns

Neighbourhoods

Apparently something similar has been happening in Chicago. Here's a start: Scott Martin who owns Simon's Tavern in Andersonville, Chicago, says that when he bought the place 17 years ago, he found a shoebox containing $80,000 in IOUs. According to the Lost Pubs Project , in the UK pubs are currently closing at an accelerating rate of 50 each week.

July Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Best of Mobile Learning. July 1, 2011 to July 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

The beauty of endless distractions in discussion forums

Jenny Connected

The following ideas have been mentioned and/or discussed: Dancing as an example of human synergy and cooperation, with particular reference to Chicago Step and Swing. Diversity and distraction is what I am experiencing in Howard Rheingold’s Towards a Cooperation of Literacy course. One participant described it as ‘the beauty of endless distractions’.

The beauty of endless distractions in discussion forums

Jenny Connected

The following ideas have been mentioned and/or discussed: Dancing as an example of human synergy and cooperation, with particular reference to Chicago Step and Swing. Diversity and distraction is what I am experiencing in Howard Rheingold’s Towards a Cooperation of Literacy course. One participant described it as ‘the beauty of endless distractions’.

Capital Ideas: Selected Papers on Organizations & Markets - October 2009 - Neighbor Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

WilliamsProfessor of Sociology and Strategy atthe University of Chicago Booth Schoolof Business. Just how much of an advantage a neighbor’s network provides is the subject of Neighbor Networks , a thoughtprovoking book by University of Chicago Booth School of Business professor Ronald S.

Teaching the five Cynefin domains using physical exercises

Chris Corrigan

Here at the Art of Hosting in Chicago working with 70 people fromthe restorative justice field and the early childhood education world.

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Why Our Software Needs Social Context

Alchemy of Change

We live in a time when we do a much of our work with others in an online environment, which is why I’ve argued recently that we need our software to get much more emotionally intelligent. Recognizing Social Context.

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The Divided Brain. What does it mean to think?

Jenny Connected

University of Chicago Press. University of Chicago Press. Saturday 21 st March am. This is the third in a series of posts I am making following a four-day course with Iain McGilchrist. Details of the course, which will run again next year can be found on the Field & Field website.

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Thoughts in Memory of Joseph Massenburg and His Parents

Portals and KM

Last week, I went with some other neighbors to a memorial service for  Jospeh Massenburg , an 18 year old  Americorps volunteer  from Chicago who was killed in a drive by shooting five blocks from our house.

Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Social Business for SMBs

Portals and KM

   There was also John Roling from The Chicago trade show firm, Czaronowsk i. This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2012. I am very pleased to be back again after last year.

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Electric Gadget Inter-City Challenges

Portals and KM

vs. Chicago. Chicago: 23% more Macs. Chicago.: Chicago.: LA plays a lot of games and Chicago watches a lot of TV. Retrevo does some interesting surveys that I have covered before. Their new Gadget Census study pits the following U.S. cities against each other to see who has the most consumer electronics per capita.

Harvesting from a harvest

Chris Corrigan

Last month I was in Chicago working with a great group of Art of Hosting practitioners in the Illinois community of practice. We ran a three day Art of Hosting and then did a one day Art of Harvesting workshop with about 40 members of the community of practice in Chicago. The focus of the day was on the art and practice of harvesting. Our design was simple…we began in circle with a check in around questions and thoughts about harvesting.

Email Use Plummets Among Teens

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Jesse Jackson A Chance to Get Some Answers for Chicago Ayaan Hirsi Ali Get Ready to Compete With the Muslim Brotherhood: Egypt Could Chart a ’Third Way’ Tariq Ramadan Democratic Turkey Is the Template for Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood Nanette Lepore The First Lady’s Dress Sen.

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What is the Diversification ‘Sweet Spot’? We have an Answer.15%

Governance in a Networked World

Professor Ron Burt from the University of Chicago has spent a career analysing the contribution ‘bridges and brokers’ play in business. The cry for diversification Boards is loud and clear. But how much diversification is enough?

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Access to a world of practice

Learning Alliances

Jean Lave, Apprenticeship in critical ethnographic practice (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2011) [link]. How communities of practice give us access to observing, orienting, deciding, and acting in a world of practice.

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An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View: Tis the Season for Holiday “Social Media” Campaigns

Ant's Eyeview Blog

According to Lab42, a Chicago market research firm, 61 percent of shoppers plan on finding ”the perfect gift” via social networks. The countdown is on. With Hanukkah candles burning brightly, and with Christmas just around the corner, the energy of the holiday season is palpable. With the hustle and bustle of shoppers scouring stores for that elusive last gift, it’s sometimes just easier to sit behind a computer and finish your holiday shopping in one fell swoop.

6 New Jobs & new site design

Community Guy

NEW - The Blog Council Executive Director , Chicago, IL. Have you checked out the new Community Guy Job Board website? link]. NEW - Online Community Lead , Denver, CO. NEW - Client Services Manager - Leverage Software , San Francisco, CA. NEW - Blellow Community Manager , San Antonio & telecommute. NEW - Come build the best Recycling/Reuse Community , Seattle, WA. NEW - Social Network Community Manager , Annapolis, MD.

Identity Online

Jenny Connected

Chicago, IL: University of Chicago. This week has seen the last Networked Learning Conference Hotseat for this year – Managing your Online Learner Identity. Having followed the Hotseat discussions, the topic seems to have raised more questions than it has answered. It started with a discussion about what we mean by online learner identity, online identity, learner identity, or simply identity and is this different online to offline, and can we ever not be learning?

Identity Online

Jenny Connected

Chicago, IL: University of Chicago. This week has seen the last Networked Learning Conference Hotseat for this year – Managing your Online Learner Identity. Having followed the Hotseat discussions, the topic seems to have raised more questions than it has answered. It started with a discussion about what we mean by online learner identity, online identity, learner identity, or simply identity and is this different online to offline, and can we ever not be learning?

Does Online Identity Matter In Virtual Teams?

Leading Virtually

I just returned from the Academy of Management conference in Chicago where I presented a paper that Surinder and I wrote with Professor Rui Huang. Our paper was an extension of the research we have been doing on leadership in virtual worlds that I wrote about previously. This paper focused on how one’s online identity may affect virtual team member perceptions and how virtual teams work together.

Have Prediction Markets arrived as an Enterprise Knowledge Sharing & Innovation Platform?

21st Century Organization

A small and really smart group of people convened by John Maloney (at the Gleacher Executive Center in Chicago), on November 6 to explore the latest developments in collective intelligence and use of prediction market s.

Exploring the Divided Brain – Where can we go for truth?

Jenny Connected

University of Chicago Press. 21 st August 2016 am – a 4 day course with Iain McGilchrist. Day 3 (am).

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8 New Jobs Openings & 3 Job Seekers

Community Guy

NEW Director of Strategic Accounts (Social Media Sales Director) Chicago (Chicago, IL). Lots of *NEW Community Job Openings! Check them out. Community Job Openings : *NEW Community Manager for Record Label (Burbank, CA). NEW Online Experience Data Analyst (Washington, DC). NEW Learning Enthusiast/Community Manager (Washington, DC). New Director of Strategic Accounts (Social Media Sales Director) (New York, NY).

Its not Who You Know but How you cope with knowing

Governance in a Networked World

I'm a great fan of Ron Burt from the University of Chicago. He is one researcher that has mastered the art of simple talk. Here is a preview of his latest book [link] Now without giving it all away, Ron has found that the "prestige" measure which assesses how many "well connected" people you are connected to is actually of no benefit. The benefit actually comes from the skills you build in translating between tight clusters and diverse groups. I love his phrase ".networks

Collective Intelligence Summit: Leading Enterprise 2.0 Prediction Markets

Portals and KM

at The University of Chicago: 450 North City Front Plaza Drive, Chicago. Here is an interesting event. The Collective Intelligence Summit will take place on November 6 at the Gleacher Center. It features a number of interesting speakers: George Neumann (University of Iowa) on Iowa Electronic Health Markets: ?

Change of Plans for US Workshops

Michael Sampson - Currents

I have just cancelled the two US workshops -- in Chicago and Atlanta -- and at this time, will be spending a couple of extra days in St Louis instead. before heading to London on Friday night. I'm disappointed. I was looking forward to meeting those who signed up. Obviously, monies will be refunded in full. Thanks to Lee (ThoughtBridge) and Jim (Concurrency) for working with me on these two events.

Travel Goodies

Community Guy

Since I’m in Chicago this week, and since I’m cleaning out my inboxes (both virtual and physical), I thought I’d share some good stuff related to travel. Feel like you’re flying in Chicago. Need a great airport snack? Keep an eye out for Peeled Snacks , dried fruit that’s literally JUST dried fruit. Damn tasty and sans-chemicals. Head to the site and fill out a 2 minute survey and they’ll hook you up with $10 e-credit to their online store.

Can British cities learn from US ‘networked localism’? : RSA blogs

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

So, for example, the Seattle Minimum Wage Task Force took evidence and exchanged ideas with city and business leaders from Chicago, San Francisco, New York, Philadelphia and San Jose. RSA BLOGS RSS FEED. Arts and Society. Design and Society. Education Matters. Enterprise. Fellowship. Recovery. Social Brain. Social Economy. Adam Lent. Can British cities learn from US ‘networked localism’? May 14, 2014 by Ben Lucas Filed under: Social Economy. Tweet.

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SXSW Notes: Content As a Means for Social Change

Portals and KM

He found firefighters coming from Chicago to help find their brothers. Here is another in my series on SXSW events. I am pleased to be attending SXSW for the first time. I am grateful for Adobe Acrobat for enabling me to attend. I will be attending some of the Adobe sponsored sessions. As I do with other events I will be posting my notes from most of the sessions I attend.

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On My Reading List

Collaborative Thinking

Williams Professor of Sociology and Strategy at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Just how much of an advantage a neighbor’s network provides is the subject of Neighbor Networks , a thoughtprovoking book by University of Chicago Booth School of Business professor Ronald S.

Beginning my ISS Fellowship in Australia

Full Circle Associates

Patricia had just returned from one trip and was about to head out Monday morning, but we were able to have a conversation about our lives and Better Evaluation over a dram of whiskey in the late evening and over coffee in the morning before she was off to the AEA conference in Chicago.

Onset Blues Festival 2010

Portals and KM

They are local perform very solid Chicago style blues. I went back to the Onset Blues Festival for the fifth straight time in August. It has become an essential part of summer for me. This year I saw the last three acts and they were all great in their own way. The appear in order below.

Onset Blues Festival 2010

Portals and KM

They are local perform very solid Chicago style blues. I went back to the Onset Blues Festival for the fifth straight time a few weeks ago It has become an essential part of summer for me. This year I saw the last three acts and they were all great in their own way. The appear in order below.

Wrap Up of 2nd Annual Community Manager Day: Voices Around the World #CMAD « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

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Blog>> Alter Egos

Green Chameleon

The Chicago lawyer ? I seem to be shadowed by alter egos the last few days. When your name is not particularly common and you’ve become accustomed to thinking of yourself as unique, that’s a thing of note.