OLDSMOOC Design

Jenny Connected

The next stage is for people to team up and work on design projects together, which might be difficult for those who have entered the MOOC as individuals rather than as a team, or alongside colleagues. Does this MOOC need the amount of prescription that is a significant part of its design? the basic MOOC is ok for CPD, but still needs some good learning design. It will be interesting to see how it develops as participants start working on their projects.

OLDSMOOC Design

Jenny Connected

The next stage is for people to team up and work on design projects together, which might be difficult for those who have entered the MOOC as individuals rather than as a team, or alongside colleagues. Does this MOOC need the amount of prescription that is a significant part of its design? the basic MOOC is ok for CPD, but still needs some good learning design. It will be interesting to see how it develops as participants start working on their projects.

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Simple meeting design

Chris Corrigan

We decided this afternoon to bring real design challenges into the room and we improvised this simple, simple design checklist. In my experience good participatory meetings result from good design and preparation. In this diagram the meeting itself is the last thing we design.

Designing with introverts in mind

Chris Corrigan

As a process designer, creating good meeting and learning spaces for introverts has long been a blind spot for me. That wasn’t through their fault – it was the fault of my process design that never took their learning styles into account.

Blog>> Taxonomy Development Infographic

Green Chameleon

Here is a poster design I’ve been working on for a while – it summarises the empirical, evidence based taxonomy development process we recommend. This is the link to an A4 pdf version. This is the link to an A3 pdf version. We’re going to look at costs/prices for printing this on high quality poster paper and shipping it if there’s a demand. Let us know

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Future interactions design: tapping the wisdom of the crowd

Making CommunitySense

His group is developing a method to let groups design scenarios of future interactions. Design explores new horizons. How can design methods address promises and pitfalls of emerging technologies? Preparing for the future.

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To Develop a Community, Think Network First

Online Community Strategy

After 15 years of designing and activating online communities, I’m still surprised when I hear from a potential client that they need an online community. a helpful answer must be developed in the context of the host organization and their extended network and 2.)

White Label Online Change Management Game (cohort) from Bioteams Design

The Bumble Bee

The game is designed to be used in leadership development workshops with up to 20 participants playing competitively in teams.

15 Principles of Business Game Design for team-based learning

The Bumble Bee

I develop custom business games for team-based experiential learning workshops which usually have a significant computer element.

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Emergent learning: the designer’s role, the learner’s experience

Jenny Connected

Discussions about our recently published paper, Footprints of Emergence , continue, particularly with respect to the relationship between curriculum design intentions and the learner experience. the authors of Footprints of Emergence ) is that drawing a footprint from the design perspective and from the learner experience perspective can result in very different images for the same course. So what then is the designer’s role?

Carl Jackson on Supporting Online Communities in International Development

Nancy White

Carl Jackson of Westhill Knowledge Group (formerly at IDS – Institute of Development Studies ), colleague at KM4Dev , friend and all around smart and funny guy took 20 minutes to share some of his experiences supporting and participating in online communities in international development.

Developing digital literacies in practice

SocialTech

Last week I took part in The Guardian Higher Education Network 's Developing Digital Literacy in HE live chat. The topics have been identified and developed in discussion with schools and with a range of individuals, governing bodies and working groups.

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Some lessons about capacity building in social media for development organisations in the South

Joitske Hulsebosch

Over the past half year I facilitated a social media capacity building trajectory for a group of 14 development organisations (and 2 networks) in countries like Vietnam, Mali, Bolivia etc., So those are good entry points to leverage social media for your own purposes as a development NGO.

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Visual Camp – or developing “Policy in Pics”

Social Reporter

Earlier this week I spent an evening in the Treasury, Whitehall, talking not about the economy but about how visuals and other creative approaches may be used to develop and communicate policy.

New publication: Towards Sheltered Communication Systems Design – A Socio-Technical Perspective

Making CommunitySense

Towards Sheltered Communication Systems Design: A Socio-Technical Perspective. We introduce our Socio-Technical Conversation Context Framework as a way to analyze and design such complex socio-technical communication systems. The proceedings were just published containing my paper: A.

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“Designing Social Cities of Tomorrow” workshop – presentation notes

Making CommunitySense

Prior to this conference, a three-day “Designing Social Cities of Tomorrow” workshop was held in which international participants from various professional backgrounds collaborated with local stakeholder organisations on 4 real-world urban cases : Urban Pioneers Zeeburgereiland (Amsterdam), Haagse Havens (The Hague), Strijp-S (Eindhoven), and Amsterdam Civic Innovator Network. Social cities: it’s not about a blueprint, but a design approach.

SXSW Notes: Design for Social Innovation and Public Good

Portals and KM

This is the session on Design for Social Innovation and Public Good led by Barbara Brown Wilson Dir UT Austin Center for Sustainable Development, Jess Zimbabwe Exec Dir ULI Daniel Rose Center For Public Leadership in Land Use, John Peterson Founder & Pres, Public Architecture, John Bielenberg Dir Project M, and Suzi Sosa Exec Dir Dell Challenge. They are thinking about design as a process and not a technology or application. Design had not been a focus.

How-to Guides>> How To Develop a Taxonomy

Green Chameleon

Here is a poster design I’ve been working on for a while – it summarises the empirical, evidence based taxonomy development process we recommend.

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Public Shared Services Design: the service cost and quality balancing act

The Bumble Bee

We used a simple but novel design method to achieve this goal which is very relevant in today's harsh economic climate. Public Shared Services Design Method. Here is a brief summary of the 5 key steps in the Public Shared Services Design Method.

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Emergent learning: the designer’s role, the learner’s experience

Jenny Connected

Discussions about our recently published paper, Footprints of Emergence , continue, particularly with respect to the relationship between curriculum design intentions and the learner experience. the authors of Footprints of Emergence ) is that drawing a footprint from the design perspective and from the learner experience perspective can result in very different images for the same course. So what then is the designer’s role?

Mobile Solution: Responsive Design on ictQATAR

Influence

Forum One has worked with ictQatar since 2010 to design, develop, and launch their current English-Arabic bilingual site on the Drupal 6 platform, and has continued to support them with usability and site enhancements since.

Mobile Solution: Responsive Design on ictQATAR

Influence

Forum One has worked with ictQatar since 2010 to design, develop, and launch their current English-Arabic bilingual site on the Drupal 6 platform, and has continued to support them with usability and site enhancements since.

Guidelines for Group Collaboration and Emergence « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? As we design new systems, it will be important to frame the experience in a way that values and rewards productive participation and contribution.

This Online Community Had the Same Design for a Decade; Learn How They Launched a Redesign That Members Embraced

Managing Communities

Developing Your Community Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you.

Designing Web-Based Communities for Professionals

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

Designing online communities for business is a subtle blend of creating the right business model, a clear understanding and service of member needs and a usable interface that enables professionals to focus on engagement. What’s unique about designing for a professional community?

Core Principles for the New Economy: Human Agency & Enlightened Self-Interest « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

emergent by design. This takes the form of bottom up localised development in an experimental project in the Tomsk regionl in Russia. What is Design Thinking, Really? Asset Based Community Development Institute. Design Earth. Manifesto for Agile Software Development. Follow emergent by design. Skip to content. future of facebook project. future of money project. support. who’s the architect?

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(Intranets2011) "What Makes an Essential Intranet?" - James Robertson, Step Two Designs

Michael Sampson - Currents

In the final session of Intranets2011 , James Robertson of Step Two Designs is presenting on "what makes an essential Intranet?" 5) Support culture and staff development - eg., Build your IT and development capability. -.

40 Great Resources for Developing a Community Management Strategy « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Community

emergent by design Home About 40 Great Resources for Developing a Community Management Strategy 2009 November 13 tags: community , community management , Media , Social Media , strategy by Venessa Miemis A practical guide for Community Management strategies, best practices, and resources. Leave a Reply Recent Posts a metathinking manifesto 40 Great Resources for Developing a Community Management Strategy Why Education Needs Social Media How is Social Media Influence REALLY Measured?

Designing an online and face-to-face learning trajectory

Joitske Hulsebosch

I co-facilitated an online trajectory about dairy development with dairy practitioners (for Heifer in collaboration with Agri-ProFocus) before a face-to-face learning event in the Netherlands.

F-Suites for C-Suites: 4 Futures Thinking Toolkits To Help C-Suite Leaders Thrive in a World of Change « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

emergent by design. I decided to touch base with my colleague Frank Spencer, founder of the foresight and design consultancy, Kedge. 2-way monetary exchange of goods is the only means to job development and economic growth. living design. Design Earth.

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A very wicked new tool for process designers

Chris Corrigan

Last week, Caitlin Frost, Teresa Posakony, Tenneson Woolf and I used these cards in working with a hosting team to design and hold the core of an Art of Hosting learning event. As a co-creative design tool, these cards are wicked. Art of Hosting Conversation Design Facilitation

Develop Your Networked Business Pilot in Less Than an Hour: Worksheet

Online Community Strategy

This process is another element of a concept I am calling “Network Thinking” I’ve developed a short exercise to help organizations think through ideas, threats and opportunities, and develop a simple plan to start pilot programs.

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IBM Rational Offers Collaboration and Innovation within Software Development

Portals and KM

IBM Rational is an open software development platform that supports sharing and interactions among software and systems design and development teams. She began as a developer and has moved through strategy and operations. 

Intranets That Surprise and Delight (James Robertson, Step Two Designs)

Michael Sampson - Currents

James is the Managing Director of Step Two Designs - the company that presented the Intranets2012 conference. the design of things make a difference. -. method - involve great designers when producing intranet solutions. If you're spending half a million dollars on SharePoint, spend $20,000 on designers too. -. (2) Designed 6 years ago. Challenge everything in the design. Stockland - "what does collaboration mean for us as a property developer?"

New version of the chaordic stepping stones

Chris Corrigan

It was originally based on the chaordic lenses that Dee Hock developed to design organizations that took advantage of both order and chaos. Please feel free to use it as you see fit and to use it to develop your own versions as well. . Design Featured Organization

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Twitter for School Staff Professional Development

SocialTech

All school staff benefit from engagement with continuing professional development (CPD) – keeping up to date in their subject and curriculum area, and in teaching approaches and methods. Developing your Personal Learning Networks (PLN) on Twitter.

How “Membranes” Build Great Organizations

Alchemy of Change

Yes, “life&# is the new metaphor for organizations; you can see it at work in some of the new ideas for product design based on biomimicry and in the new grassroots movements for turning business into a force for building local, living economies.

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A lesson in co-design: why the walk to the river beats a trip to the well

Social Reporter

The importance of doing things with people, rather to them or for them, has cropped up a few times in my recent posts … whether designing technology for a better later life , re-inventing a knowledge hub , or re-learning the lessons of community architecture.

Problems with MOOC research

Jenny Connected

Developments around MOOCs have happened serendipitously through design-led research, rather than through research-led design. See Liz Sander’s paper – An evolving map of design practice and design research ).

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Lessons learnt from the design of a blended learning trajectory

Joitske Hulsebosch

Last year we had a number of working sessions, including a design workshop with all key stakeholders. After this the team continued using Scrum method to work on developing materials and assignments. In this case that was the cause that it took a year to develop the blended trajectory.