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Egypt, Network Leadership and Transformation

Networking Action

Let me say up front that I have no special knowledge about Egypt and the goings-on. However, I feel alarmed at some of the framings being given it by people in the media, and intrigued at the opportunity it provides… Net Dev

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Eyewitness report from a colleague in Egypt

Endless Knots

We have a dear colleague, whom we worked closely with for several years on some innovative ideas, who's stationed in Egypt. Within a few hours came the news from Egypt and I've, of course, been worried about them since.     EgyptI responded quickly, telling him our latest news , which he didn't know.

Elections in Egypt: I’d have preferred to get it wrong

Net-Map Toolbox

The gate-keepers of (very) old networks of power in Egypt (Luxor, copyright by eviljohnius on flickr).

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Take that, Gladwell: Vinegar, onions, social networks, and soccer nuts a revolution do make

Endless Knots

For anyone who still doubts ( Malcolm Gladwell ) the role of informal communication, aka social media, in bringing about monumental change before the whole world's very eyes in Egypt, see today's lead story (headlined in print version) of NY Times, " A Tunisian-Egyptian Link That Shook Arab History." " And on it goes.

Egypt, Network Leadership and Transformation

Networking Action

Let me say up front that I have no special knowledge about Egypt and the goings-on. However, I feel alarmed at some of the framings being given it by people in the media, and intrigued at the opportunity it provides… Change Leadership

Men and their ties

Endless Knots

Credit on NYT site says it from "The White House." "  

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Muslim Brotherhood: Internal and external networks

Net-Map Toolbox

Let’s say you map out the transition in Egypt: Is the Muslim Brotherhood one actor or many? In general there are 4 possible futures: 1.

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Green Chameleon » Sunken Treasures

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Sunken Treasures There is an exhibition in Paris right now titled “Egypt’s Sunken Treasures”. The marine archaeology team, led by Frenchman Franck Goddio , discovered the treasures off the coast of Alexandria and the Bay of Aboukir in Egypt.

What’s the next season after (Arab) Spring?

Net-Map Toolbox

Basically I see two strategies as being highly successful: Knock on every door (bottom-up) and. Stay close to your influential friends (top-down).

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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. Question 4: A good question.

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Twitter as Compliment, Not Replacement for Journalism

Portals and KM

Watching the stream of thousands of tweets that (Andy) Carvin (0f NPR) produced during the uprising in Egypt was fascinating and compelling, but it was also overwhelming in terms of the sheer magnitude of data.” Mathew Ingram posed an interesting piece, No, Twitter Is Not a Replacement For Journalism , on Gigaom.     

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A little wildness in us

Chris Corrigan

Whether it is the tourist in the forest who complains against the mud or the leader in an organization, community or country (like Egypt) who clings to the illusion of confidence and control and who cannot make friends with the wild and the chaotic. Are you friends with the wild within you? Being Flow

Facebook and twitter aren’t the only networks that matter in Arab Spring

Net-Map Toolbox

Protester waving Egyptian flag on Tahrir Square (copyright Jonathan Rashad). It’s like standing back in awe, watching a force of nature.

Technologies of Cooperation

Jenny Connected

This is the topic for Week 5 of Howard Rheingold’s course – Towards a Literacy of Cooperation. The role of social media in political events.

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Technologies of Cooperation

Jenny Connected

This is the topic for Week 5 of Howard Rheingold’s course – Towards a Literacy of Cooperation. The role of social media in political events.

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Email Use Plummets Among Teens

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

HuffPosts QuickRead. Loading. HuffPosts QuickRead. Loading. BIG NEWS: Steve Jobs | Facebook | iPad 2 | iPhone | Energy Debates | More. million. ROTFL).

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Photos of Samos Town and Karlovasi, Samos Island

Portals and KM

The pirates were mostly from Egypt. These are the two largest towns on Samos. You can see it below. You can see pictures of it below.

Democracy undergoing change

Neighbourhoods

It's not abandonment, it's pursuit. Because it's already reflecting a new empowerment of horizontal networks. It's a critical moment.

My blog in Arabic

Joitske Hulsebosch

Somebody in Egypt is reading my blogposts in Arabic! It looks really great. What's the best tool at the moment?

5 Essential online survival skills by Howard Rheingold

Joitske Hulsebosch

Wael Ghonim, is one of the activist of the revolution in Egypt who used social media very smartly. It is a guide to digital literacy.

Images of Interior of Western Mountains at Samos Island

Portals and KM

The pirates were mostly from Egypt. I went with the same mountain climbers that I did the jeep tour that I posted on yesterday.

Reza War + Peace: A Photographer’s Journey from National Geographic

Portals and KM

I would have to agree. The book is full of moving images from the Middle East, Africa and other places in conflict.

If the US State Department Can Use Wikis and Blogs Effectively, So Can Your Organization ?

Green Chameleon

Johnson of the State Department's Office of eDiplomacy in Washington, who recently gave a talk about Diplopedia at Wikipedia's annual conference in Alexandria, Egypt. Mr. Johnson was asked in Egypt â€" a not-infrequent question when the topic of wikis comes up. I’d be interested to learn what you think. NOAM COHEN August 4, 2008.

Keeping Wall Street Like Cairo, Not London

Alchemy of Change

This post was originally published on September 28, 2011 on the Huffington Post. =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-. Spotting the Danger.

Learner Autonomy and Teacher Intervention

Jenny Connected

She discusses the case of apprentice tailors in Liberia and apprentice lawyers in a mosque in Egypt, where there is is a lot of self-directed learning, but it is clear who the ‘experts’ and ‘masters’ are – and the experts/masters do intervene. I am sorry that I missed Paul Bouchard’s talk. 2009). 93-100.

Acting resourcefully in a space of community organizing

Chris Corrigan

This past week I have been in Minnesota working with colleagues Jerry Nagel , Ginny Belden-Charles and Mandy Ellerton. It’s a zero-sum game.

action points - for johnnie moore

Engineers without Fears

Have I not delivered them from bondage in Egypt and offered them a land of milk and honey and share options set at a reasonable strike price? And this is the commission for Johnnie Moore. The process for this was just us nattering on Skype for half an hour. Which makes it either the simplest or most complicated in terms of development.

Whatever happened to ‘publicness’?

Neighbourhoods

Last week I chaired a panel debate on community managed libraries, at the national conference. Librarians as expertise. Library as place.

Entrepreneurship and Internet Diplomacy in the Muslim and Arab World

Influence

When President Obama took the stage in Cairo, Egypt last year, millions tuned in to hear his approach for improved U.S.-Muslim Muslim relations. In his speech, he pledged to "create a new corps of business volunteers to partner with counterparts in Muslim-majority countries." Departments of Commerce and State.

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

Influence

Read More » Entrepreneurship and Internet Diplomacy in the Muslim and Arab World Sarah Hassaine in Influence 17 May 2010 When President Obama took the stage in Cairo, Egypt last year, millions tuned in to hear his approach for improved U.S.-Muslim I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go.

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

Influence

Read More » Entrepreneurship and Internet Diplomacy in the Muslim and Arab World Sarah Hassaine in Influence 17 May 2010 When President Obama took the stage in Cairo, Egypt last year, millions tuned in to hear his approach for improved U.S.-Muslim I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go.

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

Influence

Read More » Entrepreneurship and Internet Diplomacy in the Muslim and Arab World Sarah Hassaine in Influence 17 May 2010 When President Obama took the stage in Cairo, Egypt last year, millions tuned in to hear his approach for improved U.S.-Muslim I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go.

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

Influence

Read More » Entrepreneurship and Internet Diplomacy in the Muslim and Arab World Sarah Hassaine in Influence 17 May 2010 When President Obama took the stage in Cairo, Egypt last year, millions tuned in to hear his approach for improved U.S.-Muslim I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go.

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

Influence

Read More » Entrepreneurship and Internet Diplomacy in the Muslim and Arab World Sarah Hassaine in Influence 17 May 2010 When President Obama took the stage in Cairo, Egypt last year, millions tuned in to hear his approach for improved U.S.-Muslim I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go.

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

Influence

Read More » Entrepreneurship and Internet Diplomacy in the Muslim and Arab World Sarah Hassaine in Influence 17 May 2010 When President Obama took the stage in Cairo, Egypt last year, millions tuned in to hear his approach for improved U.S.-Muslim I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go.

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

Influence

Read More » Entrepreneurship and Internet Diplomacy in the Muslim and Arab World Sarah Hassaine in Influence 17 May 2010 When President Obama took the stage in Cairo, Egypt last year, millions tuned in to hear his approach for improved U.S.-Muslim I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go.

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

Influence

Read More » Entrepreneurship and Internet Diplomacy in the Muslim and Arab World Sarah Hassaine in Influence 17 May 2010 When President Obama took the stage in Cairo, Egypt last year, millions tuned in to hear his approach for improved U.S.-Muslim I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go.

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

Influence

Read More » Entrepreneurship and Internet Diplomacy in the Muslim and Arab World Sarah Hassaine in Influence 17 May 2010 When President Obama took the stage in Cairo, Egypt last year, millions tuned in to hear his approach for improved U.S.-Muslim I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go.

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

Influence

Read More » Entrepreneurship and Internet Diplomacy in the Muslim and Arab World Sarah Hassaine in Influence 17 May 2010 When President Obama took the stage in Cairo, Egypt last year, millions tuned in to hear his approach for improved U.S.-Muslim I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go.

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

Influence

Read More » Entrepreneurship and Internet Diplomacy in the Muslim and Arab World Sarah Hassaine in Influence 17 May 2010 When President Obama took the stage in Cairo, Egypt last year, millions tuned in to hear his approach for improved U.S.-Muslim I wish I was able to attend, but am glad that many of my clients have the opportunity to go.