Open Sourced Bright Ideas and Micro Support | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

From Eyebeam OpenLab comes and open source idea for making a cover for those glare-y compact fluorescent lightbulbs (CFLs) we are all installing to save energy. Hopefully the open source values continue past their participation in Eyebeam work.

fOSSa2011, Coders and Sketchnotes

Nancy White

In Lyon, I really stepped into a new domain for me, Open Source Software (OSS) development. Conceptually, the discourse on Open Source makes a lot of sense to me. Next year the fOSSa theme is “archeology” looking back at the open source software movement.

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Through the Dark Mountain: A Harvest of Myths

How to Save the World

Here is the Harvest, in alphabetical order (grouping seemingly related myths, and some of their opposites): Activism: that well-coordinated activism at the right scale can change the world.

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Full Circle Associates " Harvesting knowledge from text conversations

John Tropea - Delicious Community

John Smith asked me to write up the practice some of us have been nurturing on the KM4DevWiki to encourage summarizing and harvesting of learnings from key community conversations in our email list on to a wiki. We moved into harvesting what we called “Community Knowledge.&#

Just about the most fun you can have getting paid

Chris Corrigan

We were hired by the Aboriginal Housing Management Association of BC to facilitate dialogue at this 800 person international gathering. Our first challenge was to think about how to harvest stories and connections quickly from 800 people. Of course, the tool is open source and you can find it on Gith ub , download and install it and use it for yourself. Art of Harvesting Collaboration Design Facilitation First Nations Stories World Cafe

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Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Noticing some nice non-profit wiki work | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I appreciate that the Communities Connect project worked with such openness. If you are interested in the great potentional of open source science projects to solve important problems, there are pages that list links to these projects.

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Thinking about systems change practices - letting go

John Tropea - Delicious Community

I used an image from a session at last year’s International Forum for Visual Practitioner’s session on facilitating community change to jog my mind.

Challenge: SharePoint and NGOs/NonProfits -go or no go? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This challenge open to any NGO/NPO/Consultant working with SharePoint and anyone from Microsoft and their vendors who want to play.If

5 Tips for Knowledge Gardeners: How to Grow a Collaborative Learning Community by Josh Little : Learning Solutions Magazine

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

In the world of traditional hierarchy, peoplehoard knowledge and shun openness. The world is going open source,but that doesn’t mean every organization’s culture isopen-sourced. A little fertilizer will pay off great dividends in the harvest.

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List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

PHPfox Looks like it has some of the open source apps I’ve used before glued together for a social network. Diso (Wordpress) “DiSo (dee • zoh) is an umbrella project for a group of open source implementations of these distributed social networking concepts.

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Innovation and Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Risks of Open Innovation 334 reads Open Innovation 194 reads Encyclopedia of Communities of Practice in Information and Knowledge Management 124 reads Etienne Wenger - Communities of Practice. Veryzer, Harvard Business School Press (2000) 2 Source : The Social Origins of Good Ideas, by Ronald Burt; [link] CommunityIntelligence Ltd Co. 9 Those open-source networks of cooperation include organizations, individuals and business communities.

Full Circle Associates " Forrester's Online Community Best Practices

John Tropea - Delicious Community

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Full Circle Associates " Notes from the Seattle Online Community Meetup

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Online Community Meetup Gathering at Microsoft An hour of conversation, beer, wine and food Introductions Open space with 6 speaker slots of up to 15 minutes. Closed or open? Cancer Survivor’s network was totally open. TED site is open to use beyond TED participants.

Creating a Resilient, Natural 'World of Ends' Economy

How to Save the World

a very successful sole proprietor, doing work as an independent professional facilitator), who has challenged me before on whether "the work we're meant to do" really should preferably be in partnership with others. However, I'm also a fan of the idea of a World of Ends as the future of business -- the idea that, thanks to Open Source and the Internet, one day every new venture might be created spontaneously. pharmaceuticals and surgeons) that could not be locally sourced.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Then, show them how, bysaving this personal content in a public partition on their harddrives, it can be harvested by others, just in time. Open access: everythinginside the organization is open and shared outside unless its illegalto do so. By participating in a community of the whole world, you openyour organization to outside innovation, to open source resources, topeer production with customers.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Then, show them how, bysaving this personal content in a public partition on their harddrives, it can be harvested by others, just in time. Open access: everythinginside the organization is open and shared outside unless its illegalto do so. By participating in a community of the whole world, you openyour organization to outside innovation, to open source resources, topeer production with customers.

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KM 0.0 - Simply Enabling Trusted Context-Rich Conversations Among Communities That Care

How to Save the World

Then, show them how, bysaving this personal content in a public partition on their harddrives, it can be harvested by others, just in time. Open access: everythinginside the organization is open and shared outside unless its illegalto do so. By participating in a community of the whole world, you openyour organization to outside innovation, to open source resources, topeer production with customers.

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