January, 2017

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The Beginning of a New Work Adventure – Joining panagenda!

Elsua

. On January 20th, it will mark the 20th year anniversary since I started working in the IT industry. Till now. That search is now over. Every time.

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‘The New World’. Fact and Truth in 2017

Jenny Connected

Source of image. Every day this week, BBC Radio 4 is broadcasting a 45-minute programme at 9.00 am bearing the title ‘The New World’. Fact and truth.

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2017 How to Create and Use Facebook Business Page Lists

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

2017 How to Create and Use Facebook Lists: the old way has gone. Why do you want lists? Basically this. Then this. Love ya all!

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The New IT Department

Michael Sampson - Currents

All employees are now organized into self-governing teams based around shared specialties—for example, one group is all people who work on tax issues, while another covers youth and elderly social programs—and the emphasis is on outcomes, rather than micromanaging processes. Microsoft Office 365

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Societal Change System Stewards: A large systems change frontier

Networking Action

Addressing large systems change challenges such as sustainable energy, health care and poverty can be greatly enhanced by development of powerful societal change systems (SCSs) comprising all those organizations, projects and programs aiming to realize change. SCS Stewards can greatly … Net Dev

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How to create a Civilly Disobedient #shitstorm online & off #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

How to create a resistance movement using social media and the steps to do so. it works for grassroots activism too! Which Step is for You? .

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The “Other” Consideration of Collaboration Tools; Welcome to the New World of GDPR

Michael Sampson - Currents

Collaboration tools provide amazing capabilities for helping people work together across time and space, and selecting the right tools for your organisation is important. However, there’s another side to the whole area that I haven’t often written about on this site: compliance. Seriously. Including yours.

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Wanderings of a Liberating Structures Practitioner – Part 1 3 Reasons

Full Circle Associates

As readers of my blog may have noticed, I’ve mentioned Liberating Structures more and more over the past two years. So here we go! I LOVE YOU!)

London as a #networkedcity gains support at first event. Now here’s the plan

Social Reporter

First published on mediablends.com. We had a terrific meeting at Newspeak House earlier this week, which I trailed as the launch of the London Networked City exploration. In addition the future of organisations like LVSC and GVA is in doubt. I’ll post more shortly, including signup details for the January 31 event. Updates. All posts

Painting of Creole Tomatoes in New Orleans

Portals and KM

Here is a 24" x 30" painting of Creole tomatoes in new Orleans.  I have three photo albums covering my art. at Riverbend. 504) 561-8844.

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1st Global Conference on Positive Change

Networking Action

Join me and others at the 1st Global Conference on Positive Change 13 – 14 April 2017, The Netherlands … Net Dev

Facebook Course – Sydney – February 2017

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Intermediate Facebook Course on Ads, Facebook Insights and PowerEditor/Pixel Retargeting: Mon 6 & Tues 7 February, 2017 in the Sydney CBD.

Update on Microsoft Teams

Michael Sampson - Currents

Update from Kirk on the Office 365 Team on the new (still in preview) Microsoft Teams service in Office 365: … Microsoft Teams has picked up momentum since its launch last November. In the last month alone, 30,000 organizations across 145 markets and 19 languages have actively used Microsoft Teams. snip). Can You Help Me Collaborate Well?

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Wanderings of a Liberating Structures Practitioner – Part 2 the practice

Full Circle Associates

people, all mentioned in part 1 where it all started. Learning is always at the core. I had my adapted visual Strategy Gameplan sketched out.

Survey instrument: digital workers’ preferences of informal learning opportunities in socio-technical learning ecosystem

Taming the spaces

The survey was developed based on the informal learning interactions in workplaces described by Ley and associates [2014]. The survey items elaborated possible socio-technical system functionalities using the ideas from the prototypes of Learning Layers tools.

Painting of Live Oaks in City Park New Orleans

Portals and KM

Here is a 16" x 20" oil painting of some of the Live Oaks in City Park New Orleans.  I have three photo albums covering my art.

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Whistle language Silbo is disappearing because of technology

Joitske Hulsebosch

I watched The Dutch comedian Javier Guzman on a lazy evening during the x-mas holidays, his shows is called Por Dios. In this show there is a story about the influence of technology I would like to share because it is really telling a story. Javier explains that the shepherd on the isle of La Gomera have a whistle language called Silbo.

Six Steps to Developing a Societal Change System

Networking Action

Large systems change efforts are greatly strengthened by strategies to create powerful Societal Change Systems (SCSs). Such systems are naturally occurring around any particular change challenge such as sustainable forestry, social justice and food security. However, they are largely invisible … Net Dev

Sam Marshall on Re-Imagining Productive Work with Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

Sam from Clearbox Consulting recently posted his comments on my Office 365 book on CMSWire: Sampson … has managed to steer a line that shows deep technology understanding without losing sight of why companies acquire these technologies in the first place. snip). I really like the “opportunities” approach. Thanks Sam!

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Blog>> Catalogue of Journals Relating to Game-based Learning

Green Chameleon

Our friend and colleague Michael J. Sutton has published an annotated catalogue of journals that publish in game-based learning, simulations, gamification,virtual reality and immersive learning. He provides a brief description of the journal and its topical coverage as well as useful links. Check it out here

Two tactics: resist and connect

Chris Corrigan

Last weekend the conversation on facebook about my previous posts took a turn. So let me be clear about two tactics tactics: resist and connect.

Painting of Jazz fest Singer New Orleans

Portals and KM

Here is an 16" square"" acrylic painting of one of Erica Falls backup singers from Jazz Fest in from New Orleans. 

2017 11

The Only Life We Know (edited repost)

How to Save the World

This is a tightened-up version of a (completely fictional) story I wrote in 2004. Still not entirely happy with it, but I can’t let it go.

Leaving the Neighbourhoods blog

Neighbourhoods

After something like thirteen years, I've decided to stop writing this blog. When  The Divide was screened about a year ago, I started to wonder if neo-liberalism might just be on the way ou t. But then came Brexit and Trump, a double-whammy that has left me feeling more bruised than at first I would have expected.  

A Change of Pace in 2017

Michael Sampson - Currents

In early 2013 I was attending a conference in the United States, and on the man-made beach at the hotel resort was introduced by one of my readers to her boss. That happened in June of that year. The next year it was October (and the workshop was presented twice). The year after that was June again (and presented twice again). Michael's Happenings

How-to Guides>> Behind the Curtain: Understanding the Search and Discovery Technology Stack

Green Chameleon

“Automagicality” has been one of the banes of knowledge management, and specifically within that, understanding the technologies that go into an effective search and discovery experience, and how different technologies can be combined. Enjoy! Download article

Conversations across the divide

Chris Corrigan

Additionally there were citizens, non-profit workers, community foundation staff, scientists and small business people in the room. wages?

Blog>> Cross-Post: Behind the Curtain: Understanding the Search and Discovery Technology Stack

Green Chameleon

(Also posted in How-To-Guides). “Automagicality” has been one of the banes of knowledge management, and specifically within that, understanding the technologies that go into an effective search and discovery experience, and how different technologies can be combined. Enjoy! Download article

One organizing strategy against Trump

Chris Corrigan

I have been spending my Saturday inside watching a bit of soccer and engaging with Donald Trump supporters on twitter. America will finish dead last.

The Mushroom at the End of the World

How to Save the World

A nna Lowenhaupt Tsing’s book The Mushroom at the End of the World is subtitled “On the possibility of life in capitalist ruins”.

Oppose him

Chris Corrigan

Over the past week I have witnessed many of my American friends wrestling with the demand for loyalty to the president of the United States.

A Criminal Investigation

How to Save the World

I was particularly taken by a comment by (the non-radical) Adyashanti that turns the way we usually think about this seeking on its head.

Things that have been forever

Chris Corrigan

In Tofino for this week, today preparing for 60 people who will be joining us for an Art of Hosting. That’s pretty much forever.

A warning for us 

Chris Corrigan

Metro Vancouver Parks, the entity responsible for a major regional park on my home island has posted a warning about the conditions on Killarney Lake.