The Networked Enterprise and Bioteams in China

The Bumble Bee

All these problems have one common heading: Business collaborations fail for lack of a proven collaboration model which is exactly what the VEN model offers. There is a full stage model in the book].

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Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

Twitter is so similar to the blogosphere – and so good at helping information networkers do their job – it’s almost as if it were specifically designed for that purpose.

Openness or How Do You Design for the Loss of Control? | Blog | design mind

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

business / technology / design Magazine Articles Video Audio Blogs Events Subscribe frog design | about | contact | privacy policy | terms of use Elektroniker Tim Leberecht Digital lifestyle at the intersection of attention, beauty, productivity, and the social web. Openness or How Do You Design for the Loss of Control? conference: “Design for the loss of control.” If you design ways out of the system, they might as well serve as ways into the system.

Monetizing: Virtual Goods venture capital 2009

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The platform is based on an innovative engagement-marketing model in which users earn points or virtual currencies by participating in unique advertising offers that are specially engineered for targeting, relevancy and maximum conversions. business models virtual goods

2009 202

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Skype, social networks and language learning

Ken Carroll

About Ken Carroll « Linear and non-linear learning Designing conversations » Skype, social networks and language learning There’s lots of start-ups in the language learning space, mostly variations on the social networking and Skype models.

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An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

emergent by design Home who’s the architect? It seems like the wealth of the entire nation is being funneled right to a couple thousand fortunate people, and all of us are still working pretty damn hard to make ends meet, yet ultimately supporting that model. A toy isn’t plastic from China, it’s fun. Venice, London, the Netherlands connected to Peru and most of all China lead to the last massive change in human history sometime around the 1500’s.

2010 44

Learning through Collaborating and Lurking Online: A Case Study (Mandy Geddes, IEC)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Many are in Australia, but some students are in China. key design question, "what do you want the learner to do?' facilitators to model the behaviour that they want the students to do. Mandy is now talking about learning through collaborating and lurking - at the Institute of Executive Coaching (IEC). Mandy is the GM of Learning (?) at the IEC. Key points: - have been experimenting with social online learning. Started the journey in 2009. -

2012 157

Balancing Tasks & Relationships – The Art of Engagement

Alchemy of Change

In this model, unless we use some really loose definitions of task and relationship then solidarity, alliance, alignment and accompaniment are not engagement. I am struck that engagement in the model is not regenerative.

About serial mastery and social media

Joitske Hulsebosch

Your birth in the Netherlands, Europe or the US will no longer be a guarantee for a good job, we must increasingly compete with other professionals from around the world (not without reason that the tigers moms in China described by Amy Chua get so much attention ). Interestingly enough, that's like reading about myself, when I started as an irrigation engineer, morphed into an organisational advisor and I'm currently a specialist in the design and facilitation of learning processes.

2011 144

Are You Tapping “Third-Order” Engagement?

Alchemy of Change

Relationships that are Twitter’s Golden Egg about 2 months ago - 2 comments Twitter is an example of a new breed of company; organized on a new kind of business model – one that’s deliberately designed to tap the power of people outside its organization. Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « Climate Skeptic Monument Are You Tapping “Third-Order&# Engagement?

Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Twitter’s data model and messaging system is so primitive compared to Facebook’s, or even that of Buzz or MySpace or Friendster or Digg etc.

Why Your Innovation Contest Won’t Work - Tim Kastelle - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Community

HBR China. The problem here is that it is a lot easier to offer a $10,000 prize than it is to design work so that people have autonomy, mastery and purpose. HBR Global Editions. Harvard Business Publishing: For Educators. |. For Corporate Buyers. |. Visit Harvard Business School.

2013 80

The Mushroom at the End of the World

How to Save the World

So suddenly, with no local supply and a new supply in Oregon, a new economy was born in the ruined forests of Oregon, and in the peasant forests in China and elsewhere. It can’t be designed or controlled. The model was then exported to the factory.

2017 73

Giving Up on Environmentalism

How to Save the World

So now we are fighting a whole series of new pipelines proposed to carry the dirty Tar Sands bitumen sludge from a ruined Northern Alberta to insatiable markets in the US and China. China will take all we can produce, any time, regardless of environmental impact.

2012 96

Social Network Travel Logging

Governance in a Networked World

Side Bar 9 – Social Technologies finding mainstream application We mostly think of social software being designed specifically to bring people together for social interactions. We will undoubtedly see more mainstream software relying on social models as their core means of delivery.

2014 130

A Theory of No-Mind

How to Save the World

Because reality is far too staggeringly complex for something as simple as a bodily organ to understand, the brain evolves to invent a drastically simplified but still-useful representation (model) of reality — a dream world.

2016 74

The Power Of Pull: Joi Ito And Yossi Vardi Have Pull, And So Can You (Book Excerpt)

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This small visual design alteration instantly made the integrity of Google’s search results visible and apparent by separating free results from those for which advertisers had paid. How can a group of obscure motorcycle assemblers in China challenge the best Japan has to offer?

2010 77

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » FrenchPod is a PLS

Ken Carroll

It was designed for the individual (rather than the institution) with a focus on accessibility. Pedagogy The philosophy behind the PLS is social constructivist with elements of connectivism, cognitivism (in particular, Krashen’s input theory) humanism, the social/situational model, and communities of practice. The PLS platform is the first step along a new series of rollouts designed from the perspective of a student with multiple (probably too many to make sense of!)

NetAge Report #4: Organizing at the edge of chaos

Endless Knots

Asia and China) and issues (e.g., On the broader point of the benefits of reorganization, we agree: Better organizational design offers enormous competitive advantage. Rather, governance emerges from the network of teams—large and small—that result from myriad local design choices.

2009 116

Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration - Share concept designs and allow invited workers to mark-up, comment, and give feedback. - Designed for collaborative work in the fields of PR, advertising, marketing, design and more. - Designed specifically for creating and sharing sitemaps amongst web teams. Might want to take a look at Celtx, an OSS collaborative app designed for people creating media, including film, theatre, animation and comics.

Links for the Month: September 30, 2012

How to Save the World

Another Reason to Go Vegan: New research suggests that our guts are designed for a vegan diet, and have been for 30 million years. The World’s Biggest Cartoon: Fascinating and brilliantly designed , but you’ll need about an hour to click and drag through it all.

2012 77

Blogging--It's Good for You: Scientific American

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Flaherty, who studies conditions such as hypergraphia (an uncontrollable urge to write) and writer’s block, also looks to disease models to explain the drive behind this mode of communication.

2008 51

Acting resourcefully in a space of community organizing

Chris Corrigan

In the Art of Hosting community and the Berkana models of community organizing, we generally focus on purpose and seek to build strategic relationships and structures that create longer term, resilient and sustainable responses to changing realities.

2011 60

Problem Solved, LOL: Scientific American

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Social Graph: Concepts and Issues

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Quick Primer on Graphs And Networks In Mathematics, a Graph is an abstraction for modeling relationships between things.It As it turns out, Graphs are very powerful modeling tools for modelingnatural and man-made systems.

2007 67

The Collaborative Enterprise

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The author cites how and when it does occur as well as how we all need to come up with new models and explanations that we are in need of to explain its occurrence.

2008 36

Getting Out Of My Head: My “Presence” Practice

How to Save the World

So really, everything that our mind conceives and perceives is ‘unreal’ — it is a simplified, culturally-influenced model or representation, a ‘story’ about reality, that is not ‘true’ at all.

2013 84

The Second Leg Of The Social Business Stool - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Its the transition from a parental perspective of management to a partnership model. posted on October 06, 2011 11:55:56 AM 10 Key Steve Jobs Moments and Innovations "Truly are marketing and design GDC China. Login | Register | Membership Benefits. COMMENTARY. WHITEPAPERS. SLIDESHOWS. VIDEOS. EVENTS. ABOUT. BRAINYARD COMMENTARY. ABOUT THE AUTHOR. Rachel Happe.

2011 31

How To Develop a Business-Aligned Social Media & Social Networking Strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

SEARCH THIS WEB SITE: My Networks: Twitter Delicious LinkedIn Facebook « China as Manufacturer to the World. In the blog post What Social Media Adoption Model Are You Following? I discussed four separate “adoption models&# for social media: Top down.

2007 48

Competitive advantage from better interactions

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

These "tacit" activities—involving the exchange of information, the making of judgments, and a need to draw on multifaceted forms of knowledge in exchanges with coworkers, customers, and suppliers—are increasingly a part of the standard model for companies in the developed world. But building these advantages wont be easy: companies must alter the way they craft strategies, design organizations, manage talent, and leverage technology.

Endless Knots: "Getting to We"

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Google search WWW Categories 1968 90% people, 10% technology Animals Annie Antioch Art Benjamin Books Boston Buddhism Business Cell phones Clients Coincidences Collaboration Communities of practice Complexity Courage Current Affairs Death and dying Design Dogs Economy Education Email Energy Enterprise 2.0

2008 28

The Enterprise Social Network, Auto-Generated And Visually Mapped

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

So at Web 2 Expo this week, Trampoline Systems , the UK-based enterprise startup, launched its new Sonar Dashboard tool designed to be a “Facebook for the enterprise”. On the contrary, it was rigorously designed to meet enterprise security and inter-operability requirements from the outset. Meanwhile on the privacy front SONAR has a straightforward opt-in privacy model so every user is completely in control of what’s shared and what is kept private.

2008 29

Wikinomics» Blog Archive » Is your Organization Talent Ready?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

We are working on a project for a public museum that would embrace these cultural values as well as reinforcing these changes through use of space (redesign the work spaces) and technology (open collaborative design, rethink the use of dedicated PCs and phones). Production networks, relocations, flexible specialization, high-tech, new industrial spaces, China/East Europe in the loop, spatial economics.


How to Save the World

Economies evolve, they aren’t designed. Her boss’ boss, the federal finance minister, just signed a secret trade deal with China that will bind future generations to give them our oil and water for 50 years or face billion-dollar treaty abrogation fines.”

2012 79

ReVou Lets You Host Your Own Twitter

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

I was thinking about buying it and starting up my own twitter clone (Stalkr) reply - March 24th, 2008 at 11:05 pm PDT Sounds more like an SMS service in reality… reply Ashi - March 24th, 2008 at 11:13 pm PDT the revenue model sounds good.but then it does not guarantee that the twitter clone might work for They have built their business around very well designed landing pages to sell their shoddy software.

IBM Drives Enterprise Adoption of Social Networks with New Enterprise Adaptability Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The Global Human Capital Journal Globalization: Coming soon to a theatre near you Categories Beyond Sourcing China, India & Globalization Economy Innovation/Web 2.0 For years, pundits scoffed at Apple because the company insisted in keeping hardware, software and design in-house.

2008 36

Why Businesses (Don't) Collaborate: Meeting Management, Group Input and Wiki Usage Survey Results

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

201 views Task Modeler Workflow Tips and Techniques 222 views Task Modeler Workflow Tips and Techniques 381 views Make Your Website Social Media Ready 1429 views Improved Content Quality Through Effective. 411 views Make Your Website Social Media Ready 1432 views Task Modeler Workflow Tips and Techniques 385 views Task Modeler Workflow Tips and Techniques 225 views Using Journalistic Principles to Improve U.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

China Watch: Fake veterinary drugs, dead lakes, and poison toothpaste: This week: we learned that 20% of drugs for veterinary use made in China are useless or dangerous, cheap fakes. we learned that most of Chinas largest lakes are so polluted that they are choked with algae, dead, and toxic for drinking water use even with treatment. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

2007 35

Global Neighbourhoods: OnLine Tribalism & the Future of Social Media

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Difficult organizations and different cultures use different leadership models (autocratic to democratic; centralized to decentralized; individual vs. group). Conclusion The RSS Feed Design by Ethan Bodnar Photo by Hyku (c) 2008 Shel Israel

2008 28

34 More Ways to Build Your Own Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

They provide information sessions at the beginning of their relationships, collaborate during the design process, and may even help market the social networks and provide ongoing content moderation support. Even IBM chose to develop with it: “Using open source software to design, develop, and deploy a collaborative Web site&# [link] An excellent writeup Mark. Also, I found that price points and pricing models varied quite a bit but most were flexible.

2008 41

Anecdote - Whitepapers - Building a collaborative workplace

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

In November 2002, a large number of atypical pneumonia cases occurred in Guangdong Province, China. THREE TYPES OF COLLABORATION Older models of collaboration tended to focus on teams and formal, structured collaboration. How leaders express their identity through deliberate role modelling, teaching, and coaching—as our leaders collaborate, so do we! I was helping the Department of Defence design a community of practice for project managers. What we do.

The Art of Building Virtual Communities (Techlearning blog)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The burning question for many of us trying to establish educational CoPs is how to design a VLC that is compelling enough that it will compete successfully for the attention of busy educators? One model that holds merit an be found on the Learning Circuits Blog. It is titled 4L Model (Linking, Lurking, Learning, Leading) and was inspired by comments made by John Seeley. According to David Lees model the roles basically fall into four blurry types. Simon from China.

2007 44

Do We Really Want to Know?

How to Save the World

Although he never explicitly equates “concentrated animal feeding operations” with the Final Solution, the German model of at once seeing and not seeing clearly informs Foer’s thinking. Reading the article, I thought about the program of practices I have designed for myself once I retire in a couple of months, whose purpose in part is to reconnect me with my instincts, my emotions, my senses and all-life-on-Earth. BLOG Do We Really Want to Know the Truth?

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