The Networked Enterprise and Bioteams in China

The Bumble Bee

as the opposite of Physical, new (non-physical) enterprises forming and dissolving from other (physical) enterprises, each with different processes, systems and cultures, with the need to build trust, common aims and working practices very quickly.

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Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Stunted

Ken Carroll

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. This, he says, is a process that has evloved over 1,000 years. (I 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.

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Green Chameleon » Sacred and Profane

Green Chameleon 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.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

BIO, SIGNATURE ESSAYS How to Save the World What You Can Do The Only Life We Know Save the World Reading List The End of Philosophy No Noble Savage Too Far Ahead Theory of Knowledge Natural Enterprise Business Innovation The Gift Economy Personal Knowledge Management Personal Productivity The Blogging Process The Wal-Mart Dilemma The Job of the Media Let-Self-Change: Learning from Indigenous Cultures Poem: Driving in Neutral Poem: And Where Will We Hide.

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Links of the Month: January 2019 — Collapse Watch Edition

How to Save the World

The Collapse of China: Ilargi at the Automatic Earth weighs in on the economic crises (energy, demographics, trade deficit, debt) now facing China, now the world’s largest and fastest-growing economy , and one of the most politically repressive places on earth.

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Mapping a community – easy and not-so-easy

Learning Alliances

China. China, mainland. This was my first time using OpenRefine’s reconciliation process; it felt like I was stumbling a bit, so I’m not going to try to describe it.

2013 173

So you want to be a facilitator? Advice for the uninitiated.

Viv Mcwaters

Therefore you don’t need to be a subject matter expert, because you are a process expert – you know which process will most likely help the group. With only translation of my English instructions into Chinese, the whole process was conducted entirely in Chinese.

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

21st Century Organization

Twelve years ago, the dot-com bubble hadn’t yet burst, was just three years old, and China was known for Mao, not for manufacturing. I’ve used his process successfully with international groups. The process enables taking real action for strategy execution in businesses.

2011 148

If only my ideas could spread like the common cold…

Net-Map Toolbox

Well, you would never know if people started coughing in China just because of someone you sat next to on a plane some months back. I’m especially excited because I got involved in network mapping as a researcher, but I was convinced right from the beginning of it’s uses as a hands on practical tool to enhance planning processes and knowledge sharing

Powerful Connections Touch the Soul

Alchemy of Change

Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « Profits China’s Enlightened Billionaire » Powerful Connections Touch the Soul This is a talk I gave last night for Social Venture Partners Annual Meeting.

Start a Content Business

Ken Carroll

In 2005 I co-founded a company called ChinesePod in Shanghai, China. But I''d been in language instruction for many years and China was opening up to the world at that time. So, how do we start the process of audience building? . How To Start a Content Business.

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

21st Century Organization

Twelve years ago, the dot-com bubble hadn’t yet burst, was just three years old, and China was known for Mao, not for manufacturing. I’ve used his process successfully with international groups. The process enables taking real action for strategy execution in businesses.

2011 116

About serial mastery and social media

Joitske Hulsebosch

One of my interest areas is the professionalisation process of professionals. She describes a process of globalization in which the 'new poor' and ' talented ' can live anywhere. 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 ).

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Opening Session

Portals and KM

He showed the multi-tasking capabilities that are strong due to the multi-processing capabilities built on Blackberry platform. BASF offered an example of global collaboration to solve an agriculture issue in China. For every 1 percent improvement in HR processes they save $50 million. 

2011 179

Are You Tapping “Third-Order” Engagement?

Alchemy of Change

It requires a fundamental rethink of the organization – and how its processes for creating value can be opened up to people outside the organization. Engagement is the process of building relationships with people and putting those relationships to work to accomplish some goal. The upside, however, is that with the right systems and processes in place, it can exponential increase its reach and impact with customers, partners and other key constituents.

Marissa, we need to talk: This genie is way out of the bottle

Endless Knots

unless you're doing very simplistic projects, i.e. routine processing chores, stocking shelves, and the like, you're staffing your teams incorrectly. Developers in India/China/Philippines/Singapore?

2013 251

Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Wha does that do to the Digital Economy hmmm Stephen Conroy*? (* Minister for Broadband & Digital Economy in Australia) Have a look at China’s TenCentQQ – messaging service a bit like Twitter: QQ from Tencent.

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Culture and TCFL

Ken Carroll

’ It continues: ‘Confucius Institute director Nora Yao says the aim to make New Zealanders China-literate sometimes seems impossible.’ These days if I meet a Chinese person I am invariably asked how long I lived in China.

Balancing Tasks & Relationships – The Art of Engagement

Alchemy of Change

Engagement is the process of building relationships with people and putting those relationships to work to accomplish some goal. Engagement is the process of building relationships with people and putting those relationships to work to accomplish some goal.”

Technology: blogging and development

Joitske Hulsebosch

Counting local services it's reported that there are 2 million in China, 1 million in South America and an insignificant number in Africa, though there is a growing number of bloggers in South Africa (must be due to Brenda who started there :)).

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Connections are Different than Relationships

Alchemy of Change

Swapping my check for a deposit receipt is obviously a transaction, but you can also see how your reading this post has that transactional feel too; I write and post it, you click and read it and in the process we’ve exchanged my writing for your attention.

My Favorite Tweets for May 15 - 30 2011

Portals and KM

RT @johnjambrose : Creator of China's Great Firewall pelted with shoes and eggs. RT @GeorgeDearing : exs of companies improving processes w better collaboration [ @HarvardBiz ] [link]. Here is another in a series of posts that provide access to my favorite tweets that contain links to useful information.    Some of these I did to link to things I found useful and others are RTs that I want to save for the same reason.

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Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

It requires a fundamental rethink of the organization – and how its processes for creating value can be opened Balancing Tasks & Relationships – The Art of Engagement about 2 months ago - 6 comments Getting work done with other people is tricky.

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Language and social distance

Ken Carroll

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. Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0

Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

To use an old computer science frame, Twitter is real-time processing, while Google’s web crawling is batch processing. Plus, I think the user base would revolt in the process.

The Principled Approach

e-Moderation Station

The process approach to writing was supported by blogging groups and/or blogging ´buddies’ working in pairs for feedback, editing and redrafting. The study used process writing techniques with students working in groups of 4, and took place over two months.

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.

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The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium Notes Part There: Positioning IT as an Innovation Engine

Portals and KM

For example, need to understand customer problems on such issues as how get billing processed faster. IT can help collaboration between the parties and make processes more efficient. Now there is more control over this process but he still wants to capture the wisdom of crowds. Daxi said that in China the CIO role is like an IT manager.   Roy pointed out that there are many types of innovation: product, marketing, commercialization, process.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

HBR China. Innovation is the process of idea management – so, yes, you need great ideas to innovate, but that is only part of it. The other 96% of organizations have problems with other parts of the innovation process. HBR Global Editions.

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News Updates (July 27, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Prepare a document showing the ideal work process, including the roles of each team member. Ian outlines a process for defining personalization requirements. Benefits of "Enterprise Twitter". Sean outlines the benefits of using Twitter-like capabilities inside the enterprise. "

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Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Edupunks need to grow up

Ken Carroll

Ken Carroll Ken Says: June 2nd, 2008 at 6:19 am Stephen, I also tried to post on your Half an Hour, but Blogspot is blocked here in China and I can’t comment through a proxy. And then, you say that Blogspot is blocked in China. Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0

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The Mushroom at the End of the World

How to Save the World

Salvage is the process of exploiting value outside the capitalist supply chain. Much of the book describes the life and process of the matsutake pickers in the forests of Eastern Oregon, in order to convey how staggeringly complex the essential salvage economy is.

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The world may be flat, but it is bumpy also!

TNT - The Network Thinker

In a "flat world", connected by information technology, the supply networks are in place and the work flows to the cheapest locations -- Mexico, India, Pakistan, China, and others. Their just-in-time manufacturing processes will just hasten their alarm and planning.

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

Ken Carroll

I currently tend to steer towards the China-based sites, Chinesepod and, the former for the excellent podcasts and the latter simply because they seem to have something new every time I visit. Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0

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Why We Cannot Save the World

How to Save the World

Throughout this article I am going to use the term ‘organic process’ instead of the more abstract term ‘complex system’, and the term ‘construct’ instead of ‘simple system’ or ‘complicated system’ The distinction is important: Constructs.

2012 97

Stealing the promise of democracy

Chris Corrigan

Changing the complaints process for the RCMP. Setting up the process to wrap up the International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development. The review process for this entire 400+ page bill will happen on a single committee and will be wrapped up by June 7. But when even a party leader can’t participate in the process it is clear that the game is up. I have never felt so disempowered from the public process in my entire life.

australian km? deceptive pragmatism

Engineers without Fears

The Chinese are brilliant at ripping off other nation's brands (and creating their own unique forms of innovation in the process). We need to return to our past as the China of Ideas & Tools. I was shooting the breeze having a very serious business meeting with Laurie Lock Lee yesterday and I was reminded of this post I wrote a few years back. Laurie has been applying some VNA stuff to a specific set of business issues in a neat way.

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Internet Evolution - Executive Clan Editor's Blog - Social Net-Based Onboarding Boosts Productivity

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

So when new research indicates that organizations with a formal onboarding process see 60 percent year-over-year improvement in revenue per full-time employee and 63 percent year-over-year improvement in customer satisfaction, you have to ask why.

2010 53

Links of the Month: January 29, 2015

How to Save the World

Paul is finding, it seems, some comfort and solace in the negative view — that if we are an inherently violent and destructive species perhaps the world will be much better off without us, painful as the collapse process will be for all.

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A Theory of No-Mind

How to Save the World

Mind isn’t causing this because it is ‘evil’; it’s just a bull in a china shop, inadvertently destroying things, just doing its best to try to escape its self-invented prison.

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Monitor: Better ways to collaborate | The Economist

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

SAP’s tool, called Gravity, lets users design business processes in Wave, while Novell’s Pulse, a stand-alone product that will be released in 2010, will add security features, an improved chat function and live editing of Microsoft Office documents.

Links of the Month: October 24, 2011

How to Save the World

This treatment would have nothing to do with the law or violation of it or due process, but would be on the whim of any employee of the massive run-amok unaccountable security apparatus that now dominates “law enforcement” in the US. Cartoon by Matthew Diffee in The New Yorker.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

How can a group of obscure motorcycle assemblers in China challenge the best Japan has to offer? Detailed demand forecasts, operational plans, and operational process manuals carefully script the actions and specify the resources required to meet anticipated demand.

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