"Charting Culture"

Endless Knots

From YouTube description: This animation distils hundreds of years of culture into just five minutes. Using them as a proxy for skills and ideas, their map reveals intellectual hotspots and tracks how empires rise and crumble.

Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I saw a lot of tweets around how people are using social media to track Hurricane Gustav and prepare to react to needs generated around the storm. for a pretty impressive list of all the vehicles set up for Gustav, see Nancy White’s Tracking Hurrican Gustav on Social Media blog [.]

Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I saw a lot of tweets around how people are using social media to track Hurricane Gustav and prepare to react to needs generated around the storm. for a pretty impressive list of all the vehicles set up for Gustav, see Nancy White’s Tracking Hurrican Gustav on Social Media blog [.]

New publication – CulTech2015: Cultural Diversity and Technology Design

Making CommunitySense

de Moor (2015), CulTech2015: Cultural Diversity and Technology Design. 2015): Proceedings of the Work-In-Progress Track of the 7th International Conference on Communities and Technologies , Limerick, Ireland, 27-30 June, 2015 , pp.153-156. Filed under: culture , design , technologies , tools. culture design technologies toolsJust published: H. He, N. Memarovic, A. Sabiescu, A. In Avram, Gabriela; De Cindio, Fiorella; Pipek, Volkmar (eds.)

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What Do You Want to Argue About? How Technology Can Influence Culture

Michael Sampson - Currents

How people work together - the tools, the practices, the processes - have a big impact on culture. And culture can be changed with a change of tooling - to a degree. Collaboration Collaboration Culture Collaboration Software

2011 169

Collaborative Culture, or the Real Enterprise 2.0

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Im already subscribed Collaborative Culture, or the Real Enterprise 2.0 It's a rethinking of the structure, process, culture and even, in some cases, the very purpose of the enterprise. A transparent culture gives people permission to be imperfect.

Culture: Again Sinterklaas (even deeply embedded traditions are dynamic)

Joitske Hulsebosch

Since we were always tracking the numbers of female mayors in Ghana (thinking of the traditional authorities as something static and male), I was curious to know her story.

2005 130

Enterprise 2.0 initiatives and corporate culture awareness. | Gil Yehuda's Enterprise 2.0 Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Community

initiatives and corporate culture awareness. Check out this recent article and blog about corporate culture and the adoption of social business tools. is paved on a supportive culture. What is a supportive culture? Perhaps corporate culture had a factor in this too.

Anecdote: Collaboration consulting—fostering a collaboration culture

John Tropea - Delicious Community

At the heart of the problem is collaboration culture. Does the organisation have a culture that supports collaboration? And if not, how do you change your culture to be more supportive? Creating a more collaborative culture In helping organisations develop collaboration cultures weve confirmed what Edgar Schein noted a decade ago: cultures are largely created and modified by the actions of the organisations leaders. Organizational Culture and Leadership.

What Will It Take?

How to Save the World

What if, in the latest action in Portland, when the police issued the ultimatum that anyone who did not immediately leave the area would be arrested, instead of 52 people remaining on the tracks, there were 5200 ?

2019 89

Musings on “community management” Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

on managing communities going on right now…Chris Brogan kicked it off and Nancy White wrote some interesting musings and also kept track of many of the other interesting links.

2008 133

Backlash Against Group Chat

Michael Sampson - Currents

It is very easy to lose track of the essence of a conversation, and become caught in the vortex of apparent urgency. Culture & Competency Microsoft Office 365 Tools & Technologies

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More on community management (part 3 or “what’s in a name”) | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

going on right now…Chris Brogan kicked it off and Nancy White wrote some interesting musings and also kept track of many of the other interesting links.

2008 130

Organising Knowledge » New Taxonomy Websites

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about New Taxonomy Websites Two recently established taxonomy websites worth tracking and adding to your blog feeds: Dow Jones Synaptica has been running a team blog called Synaptica Central since August and is building up a nice regular pattern of posts with some good material and resource links – including some very nice posts from Taxonomy Bootcamp.

Stark realisation: I no longer depend on Google to find stuff - Alex Campbell's advertising, culture and politics blog

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

ALEXS CULTURE//ADVERTISING BLOG Stark realisation: I no longer depend on Google to find stuff Today I had a stark realisation: I no longer depend on Google to find stuff. A few years ago I would have Googled “social media tracking&# and checked out each site on the first page of results.

The magic between communities and networks | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

kicked it off and Nancy White wrote some interesting musings and also kept track of many of the other interesting links.

2008 100

Musings on “community management” Part 1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

on managing communities going on right now…Chris Brogan kicked it off and Nancy White wrote some interesting musings and also kept track of many of the other interesting [.] # Beeline Labs » Blog Archive » Why wrong measurements can be bad for your community’s health… on 01 May 2008 at 2:41 pm [.]

2008 102

Green Chameleon » Terra Australis: Sydney Next Week, Canberra in August

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Terra Australis: Sydney Next Week, Canberra in August I’m going to be chairing the content management track at KM Australia in Sydney next week, and speaking on the topic of my book on Tuesday evening at the NSW KM Forum.

2007 100

Musings on “community management” Part 1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

on managing communities going on right now…Chris Brogan kicked it off and Nancy White wrote some interesting musings and also kept track of many of the other interesting [.] # Beeline Labs » Blog Archive » Why wrong measurements can be bad for your community’s health… on 01 May 2008 at 2:41 pm [.]

2008 100

Long Live the Community

Evolving Web

This year, at LSSC we had a few track chairs (mercifully few!) who were responsible for populating the content in their tracks. The speakers this year were awesome, the quality of the presentations was stellar, and the smaller number of tracks meant that people could focus.

2012 163

Walking away from facebook

Chris Corrigan

I had a few reasons for wanting to take a break: Facebook was a huge time waster, and earlier last year I deleted the app from my phone ( it and Messenger and Instagram track your life your life and serve you ads based on what you’ve been doing ).

2019 93

Long Live the Community

Evolving Web

This year, at LSSC we had a few track chairs (mercifully few!) who were responsible for populating the content in their tracks. The speakers this year were awesome, the quality of the presentations was stellar, and the smaller number of tracks meant that people could focus.

2012 130

IGLOO Software Embeds MicroStrategy BI Tools for Social Insight

Michael Sampson - Currents

IGLOO Software announced a partnership with MicroStrategy , for the integration of MicroStrategy's business intelligence tools into IGLOO's social business suite: " The solution will allow IGLOO customers to track user participation, influence, activity and engagement in a social intranet or extranet. Collaboration Culture Collaboration Roadmap Collaboration Scenarios

Self-Impression

How to Save the World

Our Culture / Ourselvescartoon by the late, wonderful Charles Barsotti. T his past weekend I attended a get-together of about 20 enthusiastic, knowledgeable people on the subject of radical non-duality, organized around the (rare) visit of Jim Newman ( Non-Duality Dude ) to North America.

2018 46

Several Short Sentences About the Welsh Language

How to Save the World

Of course, I quickly got side-tracked into etymology. Our Culture / OurselvesThis information is based solely on somewhat unsubstantiated internet research and as such may not be entirely true, but it is certainly interesting.

2017 61

Spoiled By Perfection

How to Save the World

Without a culture that proclaims that that isn’t (and you aren’t) good enough, and that (with money, or wiles, or effort, or luck) perfection is achievable, the “best available” would seem the happiest and most adaptive strategy. Our Culture / Ourselves

2016 69

The Genius of Randomness

How to Save the World

“Training” Government: What if you had to complete a multi-year program as a member of a simulated “government”, where your decisions and their effect were recorded, tracked and made public, before you were permitted to actually run for office in a real one?

2015 77

Ends and Means: Musings on Agile 2012

Evolving Web

In this case, the group was trying to get back on track, after we’d had lunch and a longish technical interruption. Business Cooperation Cooperation CultureI have just returned from Agile 2012 in Dallas, Texas. I was thinking about what my takeaways were. We had a week’s worth of great Lean Coffees, I saw a few really compelling sessions, Joe Justice unveiled the new body style for the Wikispeed car.

2012 109

How I use social media

Nancy White

I have a visible track record of my thinking and work that people can peruse and evaluate. This is true across generations and the impacts are significant on our culture and our world.

Ten Things I Wish I’d Learned Earlier

How to Save the World

That our culture makes us utterly dependent on it, and that dependence prevents us from being who we really are. How the World Really Works Our Culture / Ourselves New Yorker cartoon by the late Charles Barsotti. I ‘m such a slow learner.

2017 57

Self-less

How to Save the World

2) what it means to be human, and who ‘we’ as individuals and cultures really are. I have spent many hours over the last month trying to do this, and if as the guides say frustration is an indication you’re on the right track I must be very close.

2015 92

On Dissociation and Free Will — Part Two

How to Save the World

In this second part, I turn to the existential issue of free will and how our belief in it underpins these core beliefs and hence human cultures — and what it means to accept that free will doesn’t actually exist. But tracking the data was no longer fun; it had become tedious.

2017 51

Full Circle Associates " Musings on "community management" Part 2

Nancy White

on managing communities going on right now…Chris Brogan kicked it off and Nancy White wrote some interesting musings and also kept track of many of the other interesting links.

2008 133

Ten Ways to Heal from Civilization Disease

How to Save the World

A more effective method, in my experience, health self-experimentation and self-management , entails keeping very detailed records of exactly what you eat, what medicines you use and what you do each day, and tracking how that correlates with your self-assessed state of health.

2016 66

“Save the World” Reading List: 2013 Update

How to Save the World

How we, the human species, really ‘work’ — why has our civilization culture come to be what it is, what motivates us to do what we do, and who are we, really? But I kept encountering evidence that we have not really evolved, socially or culturally, since prehistoric times.

2013 93

Links of the Quarter: June 2018

How to Save the World

I’m glad he’s tracking it all; I can no longer bear to. The musical duo Anna and Elizabeth do a bit of cultural anthropology, in two-part harmony. How the World Really Works Our Culture / Ourselves Preparing for Civilization's End

2018 46

How Our Narratives Inform Our Hopes for Change

How to Save the World

Eric’s point is that the markedly different positions staked out by well-meaning, informed people on this issue stem from their different worldviews — the way they see our human culture operating and functioning, how they perceive the world really works. Our Culture / Ourselves

2014 96

ROI for Office 365 – Upcoming Talk on June 12

Michael Sampson - Currents

While easy methods of calculating ROI exist, tracking reduced labour costs and lower travel costs don’t provide any insight into the true business value of Office 365. True business value is derived when Office 365 supports changes to work practice, organisational structure, culture and the organisation’s business model. I will be presenting on ROI for Office 365 at the next meeting of the Christchurch Office 365 and SharePoint User Group.

2019 89

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

July 12, 2007 The Coming Pandemic: What the Experts Say T his week I had the opportunity to attend a global conference ondisaster management, one track of which was focused on healthemergencies. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

2007 35

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

July 12, 2007 The Coming Pandemic: What the Experts Say T his week I had the opportunity to attend a global conference ondisaster management, one track of which was focused on healthemergencies. Other Technologies Understanding Our Culture and Ourselves · Writing Better. Our Culture. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

2007 35

Things for the Apple Watch

Michael Sampson - Currents

Cultured Code released an update to its Things task manager to support the Apple Watch: – Have all of your to-dos for the day easily accessible on your wrist, and mark them complete as you go. – Track your progress throughout the day to see how much you’ve done.

2015 136

The Future of Crowdsourcing: An Interview With Bastian Unterberg of Jovoto

Online Community Strategy

Hierarchy, politics, poor feedback culture – these are some of the factors in traditional creative work environments that suppress rather than nurture creativity. How did you go about building a strong community culture that values quality and contribution?

2016 58

Want to Know What Community Members (a.k.a. Customers) Need? Just Ask.

Online Community Strategy

That fear could be rooted in the inability to have meaningful interaction at scale, the overhead associated with regular contact, or the lack of an evolved organizational culture that encourages this type of interaction. What type of culture does the community need to thrive?

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