Do your Masters Thesis using Net-Map and travel to India

Net-Map Toolbox

One of the participants of our Net-Map Summer School in Vicenza, Martina Padmanabhan, offers the following position for a Master’s Thesis at the University of Hannover, Germany: The Rice Seed-system in Wayanad, India – An empirical social-ecological study. Describe the organisation of seed and information management in three tribal communities in Wayanad, Kerala, India. Offer: 3 months empirical field research in India (October-December 2011).

Educating the under-privileged

Jenny Connected

Whilst the school offers a basic education in all subjects, it specializes in the performing arts and believes in the power of art, music, dance and drama to transform the lives of these young people giving them a ‘voice’ and the confidence to use this voice to express themselves and develop their potential. The school’s website provides comprehensive information about development through publication of their annual reports and also has a Facebook site.

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Educating the under-privileged

Jenny Connected

Whilst the school offers a basic education in all subjects, it specializes in the performing arts and believes in the power of art, music, dance and drama to transform the lives of these young people giving them a ‘voice’ and the confidence to use this voice to express themselves and develop their potential. The school’s website provides comprehensive information about development through publication of their annual reports and also has a Facebook site.

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. 

Practical example: UNDP in India

Joitske Hulsebosch

Steve Glovinsky from UNDP reported in com-prac about the communities of practice for development practitioners in India. The communities are across organisations. Even though he anticipated cultural resistance this did not occur. The UN platform lends the site impartiality and network moderators who are respected in their own fields and provide lots of encouragement. Some explicit design parameters have been put in place like the absence of titles in the names.

You Can Observe a Lot By Watching – Yogi Berra

Full Circle Associates

I received this drawing of a septic tank from one of our colleagues in India. collaboration communication international development learning BDSLearning This is the second post in a series about how we learn from our work. The first one can be found here.

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SEO vs SMO and how to TURN OFF Google Social Media Optimization

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

So a group of developers in India will get different search results than a group of partiers in Sydney. How to turn off Google personalisation (SMO) and go back to SEO BUT: SEO is dead, SMO rules.

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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. This conference was organised by Lancaster University’s India Centre. The current situation in India is that the growth rate of services has overtaken both agriculture and industry and is now more than 50% of GDP. India therefore has a services-oriented economy.

Green Chameleon » KM Unconference in Bangalore

Green Chameleon

Robots, the Turing Test and Transference Developing a Knowledge Continuity Strategy for the NASA Constellation Program Recent comments So true, how often have I heard now on nights out ‘’you can find me on FB’’… By Rosie I can understand that your had is spinning.

Technology: ICT, poverty and development

Joitske Hulsebosch

In July I was in Ghana to work with a network on ICT for development called GINKS ) and met Janet Kwami, an interesting researcher for the London School of Economics and Political Science.

All you ever wanted to know about Agricultural Innovation Systems

Net-Map Toolbox

kg (or 657 pages) of looking at Agricultural Innovation Systems from all directions: Examples from the field (from Peru to India), methods for supporting, understanding and researching agricultural innovation from practical and academic perspectives.

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Teaching with mobile devices: FAQs [part 1]

e-Moderation Station

Since January, work has taken me to Chile for 2 weeks, Egypt for a week, India for 3 weeks, and Moscow for a week. Schools that implement mobile devices well often have ongoing professional development for their teachers. There is a good reason for my 3 month blogging hiatus.

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Winning! The DigiLit Leicester Project

SocialTech

Jaaga Study (India). It''s an important project in terms of the city, since it''s how the ICT strand of the BSF Programme is structuring, designing and delivering on staff development, to make sure learners in the city get the most benefit from the investment being made in technology.

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Curing Business Ecosystems Blindness

Partnering Resources

However, leaders can develop insight into their ecosystems that can help them make smarter strategic decisions. These roles were first developed by Marco Iansiti and Roy Levien in their 2004 book The Keystone Advantage. ). Evolution into business ecosystems.

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July Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Five Practical Mobile Learning Tips , July 26, 2011 3 Essential Themes for Mobile Learning Systems , July 4, 2011 June Hot List: Mobile Learning Content , July 3, 2011 India And The Mobile Internet Revolution , July 27, 2011 Mlearn (649). Best of Mobile Learning.

Climate Change, Poverty and The Great Horse Poo Debate of 1898

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

DEVELOPING COUNTRIES PRIORITIES. And even if every developing nation placed their entire population in factory work, who are we to tell them “no, don’t, you’ll speed up climate change”? Was the UK a developing country?? Or a developed country – for the time?

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Freelancer – $25k in Australian social media competition

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Philippines, USA or of course Australia but make sure you capture it all on video. Freelancer are offering $25,000 in prizes for promoting their services to Australians. Great opportunity for someone wanting to “get their social media on&#.

How Important is it to Manage Temporal Diversity in Teams?

Leading Virtually

The results from the study that Mohammed and Nadkarni conducted using 71 teams from a process outsourcing provider firm in India supported the authors’ contention that temporal diversity can help a team perform better if temporal leadership is strong.

Building Social Business: Connecting, Sharing and Collaborating

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

and Organization Development. India License. Knowledge Management networking training talent work skills Social Business employment branding Enterprise social software Human resources india marketing Employment business books news future Social Networking Business Enterprise 2.0

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Social Media in Intl. Dev: Dr. Steve Eskow

Nancy White

Finally, I have grabbed a few minutes to add the next couple of podcasts in the series on Social Media in International Development. Israel, and India. Social Media in International Development Podcast: Bill Anderson.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week. I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go. The conference is held every two years, and is always.

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

Endless Knots

Developers in India/China/Philippines/Singapore? has completely turned its back on development trends that are, say, as old as the Internet itself, team members are. Dear Marissa, Apparently, I'm not the only one who has a word or two to say to you.

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

Online Community Strategy

They are highly independent and rely on feedback to develop and improve. From the $300 House challenge, crowdstorming low-cost irrigation solutions for farmers in India , and the universal logo for human rights. Bastian Unterberg, Founder & CEO of Jovoto.

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Community Goals and Measurements

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Develop, publish, and maintain documentation including FAQs. Develop and deliver training. Innovate through brainstorming, building on each others ideas, and keeping informed on emerging developments to develop new and better ways of doing things. Skip to main content.

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Interview about the birth and growth of the HR community

Joitske Hulsebosch

The basic idea was that we all need to improve and develop the HR field. I received many applications from different countries such as India, which I rejected. I'm amazed how fast it develops. I have a passion for HR, Social Media and the development of organizations.

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The New Arithmetic of Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Many of its existing blockbusters are coming off patent soon and despite spending nearly $8 billion a year in drug development, it doesnt boast a pipeline chock-full of promising molecules. By partnering with Biocon, Pfizer plans to combine the nimble biotech firms "more with less" capabilities (the ability to develop and manufacture high-quality medicine at low prices) with its own marketing muscle to deliver Biocons affordable drugs to "more" people worldwide.

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Social Media in Intl. Dev: Dr. Steve Eskow | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Dev: Dr. Steve Eskow Published by Nancy White at 5:41 am under international development , non profits/ngos , podcasts , social media , technology stewardship Finally, I have grabbed a few minutes to add the next couple of podcasts in the series on Social Media in International Development.

Building Social Business: What Is Social Collaboration in an Organization

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

and Organization Development. India License. Knowledge Management networking training talent work skills Social Business employment branding Enterprise social software Human resources india marketing Employment business books news future Social Networking Business Enterprise 2.0

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Online BBC World Debate on Global Recession: A Developing World Emergency

Influence

A BBC World Debate titled "Global Recession: A Developing World Emergency" will be held on April 23rd at the World Bank headquarters in Washington, D.C. s Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development, and activist Bob Geldof.

Mapping a community – easy and not-so-easy

Learning Alliances

Here are the results in tabular and map form: Many responses per country: United States: 29; United Kingdom: 17; Netherlands: 10; Switzerland: 7; Canada: 6; Ethiopia: 6; India: 5.

Global Voices in the top 200 blogs

Joitske Hulsebosch

from the UK, and the other 74% are spread around the world, including substantial userbases in China, India, the Phillipines, Brazil, and Qatar. I believe that it's hard to evoke changes in development by websites alone, but it can be a good supportive strategy.

How to be a great community manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

keen to develop the communitys practice. Assist management in prioritizing new technology developments based on community needs. Matt Moore : "Some community coordinator attributes: PASSIONATE about the domain & the development of a community. Skip to main content.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

He or she is the one person whose job it is to increase awareness, facilitate adoption, keep the conversations moving, and develop the training, policies, best practices, and escalation paths for any and all of the unforeseen situations that can arise in a community. InformationWeek India. Software Developers. Game Developers Conference (GDC). Game Developer Magazine. Light Reading Light Reading India Light Reading Mobile.

Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

and Organization Development. Comfort with technologies - Lets face it, online and virtual communities reside in cyberspace (whether within the company or externally) and knowledge of the tools and latest development in that space would be expected by the person who manages the community.

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Building Social Business: The Seven Types of Social Roles in Employee Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

and Organization Development. India License. Knowledge Management networking training talent work skills Social Business employment branding Enterprise social software Human resources india marketing Employment business books news future Social Networking Business Enterprise 2.0 Life, Leadership and Change Life=Risk Donald H Taylor QR Codes and learning, Webinars and Twitter Options in India The Twist in the Tale?

Rethinking Marketing - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Community

m, Scape Biennale, Christchurch, New Zealand Web Exclusive: Special Section on Reinvention Imagine a brand manager sitting in his office developing a marketing strategy for his company’s new sports drink.

The Case for Corporate Social Networking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

One of our clients, India First Life, uses the intranet to communicate with fifty thousand agents who are not employees, but are the people actively selling their insurance and financial products. Ideas submitted via a social network within the organization help in developing a better idea.

Practical examples so far

Joitske Hulsebosch

I thought I could list all practical examples I gathered so far, so that if people want to know about communities of practices in a development cooperation context I can refer to this blogpost.

Blog Cases from 2005: Gautam Ghosh on Management

Portals and KM

In 2004 Gautam Ghosh wrote the blog, Gautam Ghosh on Management (that now redirects to the new one) that provided his “musings on the corporate world, management & strategy, HRD, training, innovation & creativity, knowledge management & creation, organizational development, the “new” economy, systems thinking, complexity theory, etc.” At that time he was a human resource, training & organizational development professional located in Bangalore, India.

Making sure your research doesn’t sit on the shelf: my recent experience in South Asia

Michelle Laurie

Earlier this year I joined the South Asia Urban Knowledge Hub (K-Hub) made up of research institutes located in Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Sri Lanka (one in each country), as their knowledge management specialist. NIUA from India presenting their stakeholder influencing map.