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Developing on Cloud Time

Michael Sampson - Currents

The agility of cloud time development is great, but then so is the stability of non-cloud time development cycles.

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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. Let us know

2012 70

A free Leadership Development Benefits Estimator Tool

The Bumble Bee

" How do you justify investment a specific people development activity (e.g. Team Leadership Development 3 years). Summing Up.

2014 42

Agile international development?

Net-Map Toolbox

So while I talked with the software developers and coaches at the agile coach camp last weekend, I kept thinking: What if we used the principles that they use to make software development more participatory, user-oriented and faster learning and adopted them in international development projects? Continue to improve.

Carl Jackson on Supporting Online Communities in International Development

Nancy White

Carl Jackson on Online Communities in Development. He has worked with a number of IDS’s Eldis communities , including Africa Adapt.

Developing digital literacies in practice


Last week I took part in The Guardian Higher Education Network 's Developing Digital Literacy in HE live chat. Anyone doing all that? Green ICT.

2012 36

Guest Post: Net-Map in cultural development in Germany

Net-Map Toolbox

First time-use of a Net-Map-procedure in a culture development process. Thuringia (central Germany). Patrick S. Föhl & Robert Peper.

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

Joitske Hulsebosch

I noticed networking and working in a networked way comes quite naturally for a lot of the development organisations. development social media

2011 58

To Develop a Community, Think Network First

Online Community Strategy

a helpful answer must be developed in the context of the host organization and their extended network and 2.) Need a Community? Context is King.

2016 27

Visual Camp – or developing “Policy in Pics”

Social Reporter

On the day itself, you will able to get into small groups to brainstorm ideas and develop visuals on these challenges. What’s the problem?

Dialogic Organization Development and Transformational Change

Networking Action

Dialogical Organization Development is a label Bob Marshak and I have … Blog Change By Gervase Bushe – Simon Fraser University.

2013 31

What can knowledge interventions contribute to development?

Joitske Hulsebosch

I pointed out my belief in the power of south-south learning to increase the impact of development efforts. I explained my vision that in my idea the counterpart model in development (the northern expert working with a southern person for a longer period of time) has disappeared because it is not how people learn and change happens.

Developing a Strategic Approach to Microsoft Office 365 (my slides)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Last week I presented at the Christchurch SharePoint User Group meeting on Developing a Strategic Approach to Microsoft Office 365. Agenda Topic – Developing a Strategic Approach. My slides from that session are above. Presentation flow (slides): 1. Title slide. About Michael and what I do for clients. Agenda. 12-13. 16-19.

2015 49

Collaborating for Impact in Large Development Organizations

Full Circle Associates

we had some seed money to begin thinking together, along with friends/volunteers from five development organizations (listed below). Learning 3.0:

2015 13

Developing Large Systems Change Leadership

Networking Action

For a recording of the webinar described below, go here. Slides are available here. For more information about the Academy, go here. For access to the toolbox described in the webinar, go here. Presenter: Klaus Althoff … Net Dev

2014 21

Develop creativity and empathy through opposing perspectives

Joitske Hulsebosch

I found a book which divides the learning professional in personal and professional development. I have been rethinking my focus.

Mali 39

How-to Guides>> How To Develop a Taxonomy

Green Chameleon

This is the link to an A4 pdf version. This is the link to an A3 pdf version. Let us know

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Stop Runaway Software Development Projects - The BrainYard

Michael Sampson - Currents

Through its Rational suite of products and the community, IBM is trying to help developers resolve those issues. ".

CIO 36

Blog>> A Prezi on the Taxonomy Development Poster

Green Chameleon

Here’s an interactive version of the Taxonomy Development Poster I posted yesterday: How to Build a Taxonomy on Prezi

2012 31

Developing Real Skills for Virtual Teams

The Bumble Bee

The Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina recently published a useful white paper on the topical area of developing skills for virtual teams. It is available online and in PDF. What I found most interesting was the section on Virtual Team Challenges. Virtual Teams

Where is the Cooperation in International Development and Cooperation

Full Circle Associates

The advantages of developing your own toolkit (or platform, strategy, bibliography, taxonomy etc.) Life is busy. I don’t have data. Power?

Bioteams develops unique Social Media Impact Forecasting Simulator

The Bumble Bee

The tool requires Adobe Flash and also runs well on Android Tablets. For further enquiries contact ken.thompson at Social Networking

Network Mapping for personal development – a retreat for women

Net-Map Toolbox

I have been exploring the power of Net-Map for personal development and happiness for a few years now. Merianne Liteman. Paulina Escobar.

Adapting agile development to virtual teams

Endless Knots

This one's for the developers out there: " The Paradox of Agile PM and Virtual Team s " by Dr. David F. but that's nice too.)

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

Online Community Strategy

Many organizations are struggling to understand and respond to the changes being driven by the Collaborative (some say On Demand or Sharing) Economy.

2016 28

Top teams understand the 4 different types of Teamwork in Nature

The Bumble Bee

To do this they developed a rigourous but practical way to assess whether particular group activities constitute ''teamwork''. Individual Task.

2014 98

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.

What is important in knowledge sharing for innovation in development?

Joitske Hulsebosch

Next monday I will have an interview with a journalist of a magazine about international development cooperation ( Vice Versa ).

Tamarack Institute for Community Engagement - Community Development Across Canada


community GS

For innovation: Amplify the low signal

Net-Map Toolbox

And slowly a new door opens, a different approach emerges or we develop a clearer understanding of a long overlooked risk.

2016 63

The Importance of Team Game Plans and RAPPORT

The Bumble Bee

Team Leadership DevelopmentSo to have RAPPORT in your team you need to quickly agree your team's: R OLES. A GREEMENTS. P ROCESSES. P RIORITIES.

2016 53

The evolution of effective team working and how you can accelerate it

The Bumble Bee

Accelerating Team Development. Team Leadership Development1 - Hyper-Communication. A team operating like this will not hit its deadlines.

2016 61

The Web2.0 Business Development System

The Bumble Bee

I include here a summary of the 8 components of the model. If you can't wait that long get in touch and I will send you a copy. About Ken Thompson.

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Twitter for School Staff Professional Development


I ran two Twitter for Educators CPD sessions in March, designed to support staff in using Twitter in developing their professional networks.

A Leaders Guide to creating High Performing Teams (HPTs)

The Bumble Bee

A unique aspect of the framework is that it integrates both individual team member change management work and whole team process development work.

2015 47

Public Policy and the Idea of the Vietnamese State: The Cultural Political Economy of Domestic Water Supply

Net-Map Toolbox

A Net-Map study on formal and informal water governance in Vietnam , by Nadine Reis and Peter P.

2015 29

How “Membranes” Build Great Organizations

Alchemy of Change

Organizational boundaries are the bridge between organizational development and the new field of engagement. The “Cellular Business”. Tweet.

2011 142

Own it – with a smile

Net-Map Toolbox

(Picture by Alan Cleaver on flickr). How do you deal with situations you are not 100% comfortable with? How about owning it with a smile?

2013 96

How my bad French made me a better facilitator

Net-Map Toolbox

I recently went on a mission to Cameroon, where one of my tasks was to facilitate a workshop with about 100 participants. And I can survive very well.

2015 71

Frameworks for Global Change Network Strategy Development

Networking Action

A couple of weeks ago I spent some time with staff of the UN Global Compact Office (GC). We used some frameworks from my work with Global Action Networks to explore their applicability and potential usefulness for the… Net Dev Global Compact GRI PRI TI