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Green Chameleon

Fascinating TED talk on how China is changing and the role social media plays in its evolution

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The Role of the Service Sector in the Indian Economy

Jenny Connected

On a recent trip – 2-9 th January 2012 – to Chennai (formerly Madras) in India, I attended part of a small conference, which focussed on the role of the services sector on the growth of the Indian economy. Srivastava , Dean of the Madras School of Economics – who gave a very interesting presentation on the role of the service sector in the growth of the Indian economy in relation to growth rates in agriculture and industry.

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The Role of the Service Sector in the Indian Economy

Jenny Connected

On a recent trip – 2-9 th January 2012 – to Chennai (formerly Madras) in India, I attended part of a small conference, which focussed on the role of the services sector on the growth of the Indian economy. Srivastava , Dean of the Madras School of Economics – who gave a very interesting presentation on the role of the service sector in the growth of the Indian economy in relation to growth rates in agriculture and industry.

2012 126

Mapping a community – easy and not-so-easy

Learning Alliances

China. China, mainland. Role: are leadership roles spread as evenly as membership is? I’m resonating with how Joitske Hulsebosch has organized “ Tools for social network analysis from beginners to advanced levels.”

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Curing Business Ecosystems Blindness

Partnering Resources

New companies enter, exit, and take on different roles constantly. Once you have a list of critical entities (don’t aim for an exhaustive list – it will take too much time and it will probably change before you’ve finished), look at the role each plays in the business ecosystem.

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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.

2010 237

Culture: Hirsi Ali/Magan

Joitske Hulsebosch

I actually think the timing of the news and her general position played a much bigger role than this -minor- intercultural element). This weekend my friend could not check in because they had booked her on her first name (booking done in China) rather than her second name.

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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

He has played an awesome role in helping to solve that hard problem. 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. The Role of Marketing.

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Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » What’s happening at the Economist?

Ken Carroll

And anyone that knows anything about China should know that you don’t accept government statistics on face value anyway. The author has now hit bottom, but he keeps digging: “The vast majority of Westerners who travel to China to study Mandarin give up, go home and forget what they have learned.&# I know there is a demand for native English speakers with Mandarin abilities as it can be difficult for foreigners to get jobs in China without some basic level of Chinese.

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Communities of practice: rhythm and rituals

Joitske Hulsebosch

Saturday night in Zhongdian My favorite place in China was Zhongdian, where I made this video of the people dancing on the market square in the evening.

2006 130

Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

In the past, we might have separated this role into writers and publishers, but today the lines between information creation and distribution have blurred. Information networkers play a critical role in how information is distributed today.

Temper, Temper

Charmed Particles

I’m on the Board of the Long Beach Opera , and last week went to the premiere of Nixon In China (and did I mention that our final performance is on Sunday? So when I have to decide whether to turn around and snarl at the jackass in the seat behind me or not, I’ve got a role model. You can buy tickets here… ). For the first half of the first song, the guy sitting directly behind me was stage-whispering to his date.

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Temper, Temper

Charmed Particles

I’m on the Board of the Long Beach Opera , and last week went to the premiere of Nixon In China (and did I mention that our final performance is on Sunday? So when I have to decide whether to turn around and snarl at the jackass in the seat behind me or not, I’ve got a role model. You can buy tickets here… ). For the first half of the first song, the guy sitting directly behind me was stage-whispering to his date.

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Temper, Temper

Charmed Particles

I'm on the Board of the Long Beach Opera , and last week went to the premiere of Nixon In China (and did I mention that our final performance is on Sunday? So when I have to decide whether to turn around and snarl at the jackass in the seat behind me or not, I've got a role model. You can buy tickets here. ). For the first half of the first song, the guy sitting directly behind me was stage-whispering to his date.

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Connections are Different than Relationships

Alchemy of Change

To a large degree historically SVP staff have played the role of making connections in our network.

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Opening Session

Portals and KM

BASF offered an example of global collaboration to solve an agriculture issue in China. They were able to solve an issue then deal with the logistics of finding the right materials and getting then to China. This is the first in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011.

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Harnessing the power of informal employee networks

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Exhibit 2: Informal networks often have members who play such crucial roles that their departure would disrupt the network. The McKinsey Quarterly Home McKinsey & Company McKinsey Global Institute china.mckinseyquarterly.com Help [+] Log In Register close Register Member Center The McKinsey Quarterly is the business journal of McKinsey & Company. Register now for immediate access to hundreds of articles. First time here? Read our Quarterly Basics. Forgot Password?

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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. Social roles.

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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. Benefits of "Enterprise Twitter". Sean outlines the benefits of using Twitter-like capabilities inside the enterprise. "

2009 127

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Work Trends 2021 Panel

Portals and KM

It will be on the level of email now but email will not go away, just have a more limited role.  For example, in Japan and China people find it hard to say no directly so they have polite and indirect ways of saying this.

2011 179

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » ChinesePod, the New York Times, and the future

Ken Carroll

And while we’re on the subject of community, it’s clear that social software, though still in its infancy, has a huge role to play in learning. Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0 About Ken Carroll « Confucius meets web 2.0

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

Ken Carroll

Misunderstanding social networks I think there’s a lot of confusion about the role of social networks (SNs) in learning. Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0

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Social Network Travel Logging

Governance in a Networked World

Perhaps weak tie linkers educated like Effie could play an important role in brokering at least a tolerance of religious differences. arguably the largest network of its type, network science definitely has a role to play in sustaining and improving its connectedness.

2014 130

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

Portals and KM

  CIOs play an important role in Chinese companies in innovation. Daxi said that in China the CIO role is like an IT manager. IT plays a different role in each. Firms were IT plays a leading role in adopting these enterprise 2.0 I recently attended the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium for the second time. It is an annual one-day conference, held on the MIT campus. This is part three of my notes.

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A Theory of No-Mind

How to Save the World

The evolved brain’s role was initially to collect and present data to the organism which enabled it (the organism) to react in the organism’s collective best interest (fight, flee, freeze, eat, mate etc.)

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Online Community & Social Media Compensation

Online Community Report

Advice from many of the participants about factors that affect compensation, and the evolving roles and responsibilities of the online community team, the team's staff, and executives.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

In his multiple roles as successful entrepreneur, adviser to big companies, angel investor, gamer, guild leader, and CEO of Creative Commons, Joi is rarely in one place for more than three days at a time. Online social network sites like Facebook play an interesting role in all this.

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Links of the Month: January 29, 2015

How to Save the World

Both views acknowledge, I think, the inevitable collapse of our civilization in this century and the futility of acting to mitigate its timing or severity, and both accept that humans are likely to survive, though in much smaller numbers and in a much more marginal role in the surviving web of life.

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Employee Engagement Affects Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Personal satisfaction in their role So if you’re satisfied with your role but are not contributing to the company’s success, then you aren’t really an engaged employee, and vice versa. Personally, I believe that collaboration should fit somewhere within the engagement framework, as employees who contribute to the success of a company and who are satisfied with their role don’t necessarily constitute “engaged” employees. about us.

Monitor: Better ways to collaborate | The Economist

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Illustration by Belle Mellor MOST people would agree that computer technology can play a valuable role in helping workers collaborate.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

This was not my primary role but I was good at it and had prior experience doing so. 9|29|10 3 comments Reiters Block Consumers as IT Managers 9|28|10 8 comments Second Shooter From China: High-Speed Internet? Second Shooter From China: High-Speed Internet?

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Conspicuous, but not Consuming | GOOD

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This shift from material goods to self-expression and social capital is heartening, but the real story is not in the coffee shops in California, but in villages in India and small towns in China that are just beginning to get online.

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The HBR List 2009 - How Social Networks Network Best

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

centralized structure works well for discovery, because theindividual’s role is to find information and report it back.

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Understanding Users of Social Networks — HBS Working Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

But even accounting for these differences, the researchers still saw differences between how men and women are followed, perhaps pointing to a fundamental representation of the role of men and women in society. "No

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Links of the Quarter: March 2018

How to Save the World

Gender roles as disfiguring as foot-binding, the moribund and vampiric two-party system, the savage theology of capitalism — rip it all to the ground. remote parts of China. image via Ulf Parczyk on Jim Newman’s Facebook Page.

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What Makes A Successful Community Manager? - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The State of Community Management documents a comprehensive set of lessons learned to help define this emerging role and give you the tools to be successful in your social initiatives. GDC China. Login | Register | Membership Benefits. COMMENTARY. WHITEPAPERS. SLIDESHOWS. VIDEOS. EVENTS. ABOUT. BRAINYARD COMMENTARY. ABOUT THE AUTHOR. Jamie Pappas. Jamie is Vice President of Social Media at AMP Agency , the leader in inspiring brands with integrated digital and.

2011 58

Too Many Rats in the Cage: Civilization Disease

How to Save the World

There is evidence that the Great Wall of China was built, not to keep the Mongolian invaders out, but to keep the peasants from fleeing the back-breaking toil and chronic disease of the rice paddies. THE CYCLE OF DISCONNECTION. A lmost everyone I know is depressed these days.

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Social Software Is Not Enough - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Individuals have both explicit and implicit roles that have been played for years, making those worn grooves difficult to change. Some individuals who are in explicit communications roles become stymied by the immediate and real-time nature of communications because they want time and space to perfect their messages. GDC China. Login | Register | Membership Benefits. COMMENTARY. WHITEPAPERS. SLIDESHOWS. VIDEOS. EVENTS. ABOUT. BRAINYARD COMMENTARY. ABOUT THE AUTHOR.

What Enterprise Social Networks Do Well: Produce Higher Quality Ideas " I'm Not Actually a Geek

John Tropea - Delicious Network

A topic we will address is the role and value of communities in increasing the number of good ideas generated for companies.

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Getting Out Of My Head: My “Presence” Practice

How to Save the World

It’s not the teacher’s role to provide the learning and to pursue the practice; it’s yours.

2013 85

Community management: The 'essential' capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts | ZDNet

John Tropea - Delicious Community

So yes, we have one ‘community manager’ so to speak (actually several of us share the role) but then many ‘chief champions’… No matter how easy a tool is to use, there are still those that have questions and need ‘community coaching’ (I’m talking about the business piece of community leadership) and general guidance.

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Links of the Month: January 27, 2013

How to Save the World

That insignificant role will continue, I believe, until our species (lacking the physiology to thrive outside the rainforest, and even less naturally suited to the volatile and extreme climate we have now ushered in) dwindles to tiny numbers and sparks out entirely in a few more millennia.

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