Bro Orange and Community Indicators

Full Circle Associates

I’ve had this loose tag, Community Indicators, that I’ve slapped on my blog posts, on delicious, etc. community indicatorsFor some years now I have been noting occurrences where connections are made between people.

Community Indicators in Times of Stress

Nancy White

Right now I have the house to myself and found I needed some reflective time, and some processing of what has been swirling around us: community. If I think to the earthquakes in Christchurch, NZ, and Japan, these community indicators are alive and activated.

Reviving Community Indicators – Learning

Nancy White

For long time readers of this blog, you know I’ve been obsessed with “signs of life&# from communities which I call “ community indicators.&# This sure is a community indicator in my eyes, capturing (or “reifying&# – definition below!)

Ford Foundation, Open Access and Really Sharing Knowledge

Full Circle Associates

collaboration community indicators knowledge sharing learning open Knowledge sharing can be enabled or blocked based on organizational policies and infrastructure.

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The Fence of Fear

Full Circle Associates

Then I read Shawn Callahan (of Anecdote ) recent post about An indicator of group fear in organisations and a wee insight arrived. collaboration communication community indicators creativity engagement BDSKM BDSLearning Fear has played an interesting role in my life.

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Social Media Principle #3 Economies Have Currencies

Evolving Web

Affinity groups develop around types of pictures or specific communities. You put them up to demonstrate your activity in the community. There is an artifact of exchange that the members of the community exchange and derive value from.

Organizational Entropy and Information Abuse

Evolving Web

The middle question I would give a probably – it’s certainly an indicator that you need to do an entropy check. We return to Dee’s Quote. “ When organizations lose shared purpose and principles – their sense of community – they are already in process of decay…”.

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A List Apart: Articles: Community: From Little Things, Big Things Grow


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Please Donate to Help Nepal’s Earthquake Victims

Full Circle Associates

community indicators culture of loveJust sayin… Next of course, my attention went to the question of “Where to donate?” I received several emails from charities that I already support that do work in the area. I donated to Save the Children. On Facebook, I noticed a list of vetted charities shared by another trusted colleague who works in the nonprofit sector, Peggy Duvette. I shared the article on my wall.

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Who We Appreciate on this Second Community Manager Appreciation Day


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Twitter Revisited : []


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Personal Kanban at the World Bank: Modus Cooperandi Info Pak 1

Evolving Web

Tags: Business Cooperation Community Indicators Cooperation Culture Enterprise 2.0

Community for the 21st Century Harvest

Nancy White

On April 1st, amidst all that was going on in my family, I had the chance to step into a different “space&# and participate in WeDialog’s first online world cafe on “community.&# via Community for the 21st Century – The World Cafe Community.

I am the Immigrant to my Neighborhood Crows…

Full Circle Associates

community indicators reflectionI have been intrigued by Seattle’s crows since I moved here in 1981. They attacked my sons walking to school during nesting season one year and I went out and told them “hey, I’m a mom too.

Noodling on my fOSSa presentation

Nancy White

While the first edition aimed at providing valuable information on the Open Source model at large, the second edition focused specific key-aspects of FOSS such as development, innovation & research, community management & promotion, public sector, and education.

Hospital checklists and Inviting Participation

Full Circle Associates

collaboration communication community indicators complexity engagement knowledge sharing checklists UdGAgoraJohnnie Moore pointed to an interesting article on why checklists don’t always produce the kind of positive results expected in hospital operating rooms.

The Power of Ordinary Practices – Quotes Worth Amplifying

Full Circle Associates

collaboration community indicators complexity engagement facilitation learning leadershipWell, this seems to be a fitting follow up to my last blog post. Amabile : I believe it’s important for leaders to understand the power of ordinary practices.

Patterns of Engagement » Blog Archive » Community rituals, or how FaceBook and Twitter are making the invisible visible


A lovely post reflecting on community rituals and how some of them are being effected with online tools. community_indicators online_community Tags: pattern_language community web2.0

Full Circle Online Interaction Blog: So What IS a Community Indicator? v1

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Home About Full Circle Resources Contact Us Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Wednesday, August 24, 2005 So What IS a Community Indicator? After sliding into this (un)project on “ community indicators ” over the last month, it’s time to try and explain myself. Today I decided I’d go for it because, hey, "trust in your community" is a community indicator. Grounding: What is a Community?

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Monday Video: What is (A) Community?

Nancy White

Essential Arts – Blog – What is a Community? What is a Community? Monday videos community community indicatorsfrom Essential Arts on Vimeo.

Kaizen Camp: Seattle 2012

Evolving Web

Business Cooperation Community Indicators Cooperation Culture Emergent Democracy Life Management Personal KanbanFollowing last year’s excellent “Seattle Lean Camp ”, we are now nearing Kaizen Camp: Seattle 2012. (We

Twitter Search #myonlineorigins

Nancy White

Tags: community indicators online interaction

Bringing Home Beauty and Wondonga Friends

Nancy White

community indicators visual thinkingThanks to Geoff Young ( @gsyoung ), the vibrant and ever perapatetic host a few weeks ago at Wondonga TAFE , my Christmas presents will soon be moving from Australia to the US.

Living Example of Community Q&A Power

Nancy White

From the wonderful and amazing Seattlefarmcoop : Seattle Farm Co-op comes evidence of the power of online communities and networks. When the domain — what people care about — is clear, the repetoire of a community can be nimble and powerful.

Welcome back, Seb

Nancy White

You can read about it waaaay back : Seb Paquet taught me my first explicit blogging community indicator: welcoming. Immediately Seb connected me to his community and expanded mine. Tags: community indicators Blogroll Seb is back blogging!

Long Live the Community

Evolving Web

Talks with LSSC ranged from setting up free communities to instituting style certification for Capital K Kanban. It is only focused on discussing new ideas and ways to expand the community beyond software. There’s change in the wind and I like it.

RSA and Connected Communities

Nancy White

I’ve been up to my alligators in all things networks as part of the Network Weaving Community of practice project, a nine month community of practice for 70 non profit folks who use or want to use the power of networks in their work. via RSA – Connected Communities.

Message From Meetup/Community Thoughts

Nancy White

I thought this was worth sharing as I know many of you, dear readers, are as passionate about community as I am. Plus I’m preparing for a round of gatherings of communities that are very significant in my life in the coming weeks. They make friends and form powerful community.

Many Voices

Nancy White

Tags: Monday videos communication community indicators creativity culture of love

Schwier's Community Links from Edmedia 09


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References on Lurking

Nancy White

Of course, this has been studied in the academic community, such as this paper from Jenny Preece and Blair Nonnecke. Tags: communities of practice community indicators facilitation online facilitation online interaction lurkers lurking

Watching the Inaguration from Overseas

Nancy White

I’m glad my community was with me. And the photo above is a great community indicator! Tags: community inaguration community indicators events Last Tuesday I was in Rome at the FAO Headquarters for a three day “ Share Fair &# event.


Evolving Web

Less than two months later, there is a growing and enthusiastic personal kanban community which has been posting photos, discussing innovations, and advancing the meme. In a few short weeks, the community grew large enough to support a dedicated web site.

Visualizing my Twitter Friends

Nancy White

Tags: visual thinking community indicators networks

Community Technology Spidergram Evolves Again

Nancy White

Gabriele Sani from World Vision in Italy has recently done this with the Community Orientations Spidergram from our Digital Habitats book. Tags: Digital Habitats communities of practice community community indicators technology stewardship visual thinking

Personal Kanban Discussed on the Business 901 Podcast

Evolving Web

Focused Social Media Life Management online communities Personal Kanban social software Tags: Business Cooperation Community Indicators Cooperation Enterprise 2.0 In late March, I had the good fortune to be on Joe Dager's Business 901 Podcast. The topic, of course, was Personal Kanban. Joe edited the conversation into two parts which can be found below: Part 1 Powered by Part 2 Powered by

Canberra Countryside and Communities

Nancy White

Wednesday I hopped on a plane to Canberra to spend some time with the creative and energetic Leigh Blackall and Sunshine Connelley , their two magnificent pooches, Lego and Mina, and spend an afternoon with some communities of practices folks in national government here in the capitol city.

How Could I have missed the annual Soup Swap?

Nancy White

It is such a community indicator. Tags: community community indicators I live in a place that is cold, dark and wet in the winter, something that can only be assuaged by good friends, more chocolate and soup.

Privacy in a Post TMI World

Evolving Web

Sociology online communities Culture Management Community Indicators Life Web 2.0Lisa Hickey has a nice piece today about the bit of our private lives that we are discussing publicly. The crux of the matter is trust and expectations.

Congratulations to Beth Kanter, Active Networker

Nancy White

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