Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « Thank you, Benoît Mandelbrot Keep Stretching… » Twitter is Not a Social Network That’s right, Twitter is not a social network. So, is Amazon a social network?

China's Enlightened Billionaire

Alchemy of Change

Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « Powerful Connections Touch the Soul Fairness » China’s Enlightened Billionaire Wow. One can only hope that there are other leaders like him, climbing the ranks of China’s economy.

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The Networked Enterprise and Bioteams in China

The Bumble Bee

Alex Lin (CEO of ChinaValue Business New Media) has just conducted a major interview with me ( Ken Thompson) where we explore in detail the concept of The Networked Enterprise for Chinavalue.net. Link to the book - The Networked Enterprise - on Amazon.com.

China Pilots Major Web TV Phone Convergence

Portals and KM

China launched a major pilot project in 12 cities nationwide this July to help converge the telecommunications, Internet and broadcast networks. It was reported in the People’s Daily that the project aims to make the three sectors compatible within China to allow users to make telephone calls, surf the Net and watch television through wireless gateway or one cable. In China, the move to bring the three sectors together has been considered for more than a decade.

China and Social Networks

Online Community Report

Every significant issue that people care about -- education, environment, development, health -- is debated and shaped on blogs, message boards and social networking sites. But there is one glaring absence in this new global conversation: China. China blocks most international blogs, including any using popular blog services such as Wordpress or Blogger. China blocks any international URL with the word "blog" in it. But China isn't present.

How Social Media can Fix the Troll and Bullying problem

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Trolling and bullying has always existed but it’s been hidden in each social network, away from prying eyes. One Jester per court, per society, per social network please! Online Communities social media social networks bullying community trolls

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Social Network Travel Logging

Governance in a Networked World

I thought it might be interesting to have a travel log (including an evolving network map) which starts with people we meet and then support this with the places that we meet, rather than the other way around. Networks aren’t selective.

Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Networks and Online Communities – maybe Twitter? If the social network forces app makers to use Facebook Credits, as some developers expect will happen this year, Zynga would have to pay the company up to 30% of every transaction. Different types of Social Networks (3).

Harnessing the power of informal employee networks

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The article Harnessing the power of informal employee networks has been sent to the following recipients: Harnessing the power of informal employee networks Formalizing a company’s ad hoc peer groups can spur collaboration and unlock value. Exhibit 2: Informal networks often have members who play such crucial roles that their departure would disrupt the network. As networks widen and deepen, they can mobilize talent and knowledge across the enterprise.

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Visual Expression in Disasters | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

A knife, a ball, a piece of paper

Net-Map Toolbox

Knife Sharpeners in Kashgar, China (copyright by watchsmart on Flickr). And I guess that’s why I’m still hooked on Social Network Analysis – because it’s not a rice cooker or banana slicer, specialized for just one situation.

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Bloggers Are Not Journalists – But They Are Abducted, Imprisoned Tortured and Assassinated the Same #HowManyMore

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Also, an anti-cartel blogger who wrote under pseudonym Rascatripas (“Belly Scratcher”) was found beheaded with a note: This happened to me for not understanding that I shouldn’t report on the social networks. Iran and China lead the way Syria is not far behind. But Australia isn’t China right? Shares Extract: George Brandis today said that “Bloggers are not Journalists” meaning they don’t need the same protection.

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The place of ‘the teacher’ in relation to open content

Jenny Connected

Social Networks, Learning Communities, and Web Science – [link]. China is in a similar position. Just how will ‘teaching’ be scaled up to meet the needs of tomorrow’s learners in India, China and the world? Change Mooc, Week 18: Richard DeMillo, Ashwin Ram, Preetha Ram, and Hua Ali. See also. Web Concepts: Change in Education and the Laws of the Web .

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The place of ‘the teacher’ in relation to open content

Jenny Connected

Social Networks, Learning Communities, and Web Science – [link]. China is in a similar position. Just how will ‘teaching’ be scaled up to meet the needs of tomorrow’s learners in India, China and the world? Change Mooc, Week 18: Richard DeMillo, Ashwin Ram, Preetha Ram, and Hua Ali. See also. Web Concepts: Change in Education and the Laws of the Web .

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Happiness is contagious in social networks - CNN.com

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This network from 2000, colored for average mood, shows yellow as happy, blue as sad, and green as in-between. New research shows that in a social network, happiness spreads among people up to three degrees removed from one another. Watch more on how happiness spreads » Sadness also spreads in a network, but not as quickly, the researchers found. Health Library MayoClinic.com: Health Library Its not just happiness that spreads in a social network. Home World U.S.

2013 Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Winners

Portals and KM

 Teleos, in association with The KNOW Network, has announced the 2013 Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Winners. The 2013 MAKE research program consists of the Global, Americas, Asian and European studies, as well as national studies for Brazil, China, India and Indonesia.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Network

An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks March 16, 2010 tags: civilization , evolution , social networks , society by Venessa Miemis This weekend I experienced a snowcrash; a moment where the seemingly disparate pieces of information floating in my head came together. Insight #1: The Overview The Future is Networks. A toy isn’t plastic from China, it’s fun. The Final Insight: The Future is Networks If you’ve made it this far, either this a.)

Collaborative Thinking: Social Networks Seem To Travel Well

Collaborative Thinking

Carlson Wagonlit Travel, in unveiling its 2008 technology plans, said it is developing networking applications to reside in an enhanced traveler tool (BTNonline, Feb. Lichtenstein said the social networking capabilities are a communications tool, separate from travel policy and approval.

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Stunted

Ken Carroll

Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0 About Ken Carroll « Re-thinking language instruction Linear and non-linear learning » Stunted In this New York Times article , David Brooks describes the relationship between China’s ruling elite and its school system. Ken Carroll This entry was posted on Wednesday, December 5th, 2007 at 6:28 am and is filed under China. China has 20 years to go. A little like the college entrance exams here in China.

34 More Ways to Build Your Own Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Conspicuously missing from that round-up were many additional companies that specialize in the creation of social networks. I was able to test the products first-hand by creating social networks from scratch and for free using online wizards and tools. But we were able to test many of the launched social networks that actually use these solutions, and we also interviewed several of the companies. A few provide unique features not found in your average social network.

Green Chameleon » Sacred and Profane

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Sacred and Profane Last night on my way home I passed a migrant from mainland China of the deeply blue collar variety being very expressive on the phone in the way that only those unshackled by higher academics can be, and for some wayward reason I started reflecting on the “softening&# (I hesitate to say feminisation) of the workplace when it comes to knowledge work.

Cross Cultural Networks -a bigger governance challenge?

Governance in a Networked World

The article was entitled "The Social Life of Peasants" and reports on Professor Sun's research into the social media habits of 200million rural migrant workers in China. Common language is a barrier for cross cultural networks. I've just returned from a couple of weeks in Europe, during which I was on a cruise down the Dalmation coast with a mix of nationalities from France, UK, Asia, Australia, USA etc.

Looking Forward - Emerging and Declining Networks for 2009

21st Century Organization

It is one thing to say we live in a networked, interconnected world but another to change our metaphors, language, economic models, and management practices. Yes, networks and complexity are an underlying theme. Post 2 will address Network Driven Business Models and Risk Mitigation.

Waking up to the economics of networked learning

Ken Carroll

. Via Stephen Downe s, Judy Breck believes, and I agree, that the economic crunch will speed the advent of network learnin g. And crucially, we can now consider such possibilities because of the network. It may demonstrate the broader potential of the network in this context.

Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

It has built a “ social network application &# that enables its most active customers to create and connect information, and in so doing generate a “real time information network&# used by over a hundred million people around the world to “discover what’s happening now.&#

Fairness

Alchemy of Change

Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « China’s Enlightened Billionaire Climate Skeptic Monument » Fairness Our differing notions of fairness is one of the biggest causes of the divide facing the United States today.

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Connections are Different than Relationships

Alchemy of Change

Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « Networks and Autonomy How Connections “Wrap&# Our Engagement » Connections are Different than Relationships I used to use the words connection and relationship interchangeably.

Scenarios 2011 to 2022 – Media/Military Complex: New Year Resolve

21st Century Organization

Twelve years ago, the dot-com bubble hadn’t yet burst, Amazon.com was just three years old, and China was known for Mao, not for manufacturing.

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

Ken Carroll

Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0 Misunderstanding social networks I think there’s a lot of confusion about the role of social networks (SNs) in learning. the social networking, and yes, even a Skype-based business model into practice.

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

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Is Dead’ Post That Says Something&# Home Page Managing Technology eGovernment Basics of Blogging & Professional Networking My Weekly Top 10 Key Topics All Tags About Me Contact Info Subscribe by Email Subscribe to RSS Feed More Links Click Here to receive new posts for free by email.

Balancing Tasks & Relationships – The Art of Engagement

Alchemy of Change

Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « Our Intentions on Feedback Profits » Balancing Tasks & Relationships – The Art of Engagement Getting work done with other people is tricky.

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Language and social distance

Ken Carroll

Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0 This practice remains very much the focus of language teaching in China. Another apect of the problem is using over-formalized English i.e. the type of English that is taught in schools in China.

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.” China. China, mainland.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

HBR China. HBR Blog Network. HBR Global Editions. Harvard Business Publishing: For Educators. |. For Corporate Buyers. |. Visit Harvard Business School. HBR Brazil. HBR Germany. HBR Israel. HBR Italy. HBR Japan. HBR Poland. HBR Russia. HBR South Asia. HBR Taiwan. HBR Turkey.

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Managing Corporate Social Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

For Managers For Educators For Corporate Buyers Harvard Business Review Visit Harvard Business School Harvard Business Review Harvard Business Publishing Archive/Back Issues Customer Service HBR Email Newsletters Cart Store All Products All Articles Sign In or Subscribe Now Pause Sales Strategy In a Downturn, Provoke Your Customers by Philip Lay, Todd Hewlin and Geoffrey Moore The companies you serve are slashing their budgets, but you can still make the sale.

Social Networking for Business | BNET

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

William Baker, a professor of marketing at San Diego State University, surveyed 1,600 executives and found that firms that rely heavily on external social networks scored 24 percent higher on a measure of radical innovation than companies that dont. Online networks can help you hire the right people, market your product  or even find a manufacturer. Here are four professionals who used social networks to change the game.

The HBR List 2009 - How Social Networks Network Best

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For Managers For Educators For Corporate Buyers Harvard Business Review Visit Harvard Business School Harvard Business Review Harvard Business Publishing Archive/Back Issues Customer Service HBR Email Newsletters Cart Store All Products All Articles Sign In or Subscribe Now How Social Networks Network Best by Alex Pentland The humble bee has much to teach us about the flow ofinformation in our own organizations.

The Number One Fear of Enterprise Social? Mutiny! - Forbes

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

As partners with the tibbr enterprise social network, I was there with my Teamly hat on showing our wares and what we bring to the platform. Although the CEO of Sears recently had to deny using an alias to attack colleagues on their own internal social network.) Forbes China.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Other Blogging Articles · Social Networking / Blogs in Business · Communications & Virtual Presence Technologies. 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. September 22, 2007 Saturday Links for the Week - September 22, 2007 TheWisdom of Crowds?: Chart shows value of US Dollar versus a basket ofother currencies.

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 ). If you are self-employed like me, you can still function without a blog using your old networks and offline networking skills. One of my interest areas is the professionalisation process of professionals.