Internationalism is not globalization

Chris Corrigan

While most of my friends and colleagues voted to remain, I can also understand a little the desire to “leave.” What I think needs to change is globalization. Globalization is the mechanism of standardization that makes is possible for capital to move quickly around the world. It is in some ways the antithesis of globalization. The EU was born on the twin pillars of internationalism and globalization.

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Global Intranets Survey 2010 Now Open

Michael Sampson - Currents

Jane McConnell's Global Intranet Survey is in its 5th year. Intranets are becoming more mature, more business-oriented, more user-friendly. At the end of the survey process, Jane writes a very helpful summary of the key trends in Intranets.

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Introducing Lobbi – with bold aims to change politics locally and globally

Social Reporter

Hoz writes: I returned to the UK in 2011 and decided to no longer work in a commercial industry and started on my journey to enhance global democracy. Downloading Democracy 2013 – Archived Live Stream from John Popham on Vimeo.

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IBM’s Smart Work Global Jam – Towards the Smarter Enterprise

Elsua

You will find all of the various details over at the Smart Work Worldwide Videocast and Global Jam Web site and, as you may have noticed, the Jam itself will not be the only event taking place.

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Will the Collapse of Civilization Begin With Global Corporatist Totalitarianism?

How to Save the World

The result could well be near-global corporatist totalitarianism — the ruthless (political and economic) oppression of the majority in order to hoard resources and protect the interests of a powerful, coordinated minority. STAGE. WHAT COLLAPSES. SIGNS OF COLLAPSE.

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How Global is your Sympathetic Audience?

Connectable Dots

Noam Cohen wrote a New York Times story, The Global Sympathetic Audience in the Fashion and Style section, about caring for strangers over the net. (By Your own global audience may be sympathetic to a specific action you describe, or they may be inappropriately harsh and critical because the stakes and the context is not clear or not universally agreed upon.

Global Health Essay Contest -- Please Share

Influence

This opportunity may be of interest to Influence followers or your colleagues: The CSIS Commission on Smart Global Health is seeking essay submissions that answer the following question in 500-800 words by midnight, November 20th 2009: "What is the most important thing the U.S. can do to improve global health over the next 15 years?" " We are looking for fresh, innovative approaches to global health problems. Tags: Global Health

The New Socialism: Global Collectivist Society Is Coming Online

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Culture : Culture Reviews The New Socialism: Global Collectivist Society Is Coming Online By Kevin Kelly 05.22.09 The frantic global rush to connect everyone to everyone, all the time, is quietly giving rise to a revised version of socialism. Wired Home Subscribe Sections Cars 2.0

Technology Friend or Foe for Work/Life Balance?

Ant's Eyeview Blog

First is was my friend, it enabled me to read and reply the hundreds of emails I received every day. It was never stated being issued a blackberry meant you work 24/7, but when you work for a global organization, someone around the world was awake and working.

What can we do for our friends in Kenya? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Jan 04 2008 What can we do for our friends in Kenya? Again, our membership in this global village made possible by online connections gives us each a chance to amplify the news from Kenya and bolster the work of the peacemakers. For getting the latest and amplifying that news, keep an eye on Global Voices.

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Global Neighbourhoods: SM Global Report: Beeline's Francois Gossieaux

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Global Neighbourhoods « SM Global Report: Sun Micros Peter Reiser | Main | OnLine Tribalism & the Future of Social Media » September 09, 2008 SM Global Report: Beelines Francois Gossieaux Tribalism in the Online Community [ Francois Gossieaux speaking at SuperNova.

Seattle Web for Global Health Roundtable report

Influence

Last Tuesday night our friends at PATH hosted the second "Seattle Web for Global Health" Roundtable. This invitation-only events brings together folks responsible for web communications in their organizations, and there was a mix of people from organizations large and small, including the University of Washington, the Insititute for Systems Biology, Seattle Children's Hospital, the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and many more.

Recap of Unite for Sight '09 Global Health Conference, and Innovative Open Health Tools

Influence

Last weekend I had the pleasure of attending the 6th annual global health conference sponsored by a dynamic young group called Unite for Site at Yale University. I spoke on a panel on Saturday afternoon and discussed internet technologies and trends in global health, including examples in data visualization, social networking, community development, and transparency. Tags: Global Health

Lifetime Learning in Newton -- beginning Sept 16

Endless Knots

Such was the situation when my friend, Ed Hauben,director of Newton Community Education (my hometown, the one and only Garden City, Newton, Massachusetts, just outside Boston for my global friends), asked me if I could find speakers for Newton's Lifetime Learning program.

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Revisiting Communities of Practice: from fishermen guilds to the global village - KnowledgeBoard

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Tools Email this item to a friend Printer-friendly version Alert members to this item Add a comment Receive new comments by email Member comments (2) Share your views with other users: add your own comments to this item.

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"I need something to eat" -- Roland's reflection on the same

Endless Knots

I'd just come from a delicious meal with Daughter #2 at Cheryl's Global Soul, an extra-good and reasonably priced family fave; we'd had a lovely time and I was plenty full. Food and Drink Friends New York Roland Merullo Writing

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A Slow Community Movement? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I was on a Skype call with a friend and colleague from Germany this morning and he was reflecting on how much he was enjoying working on an unfunded project. Ability to think globally, not just in a linear manner.

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Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

From a global perspective, there are some additional challenges which I brought up during a live webcast (recording of Part1) and web discussion (on Ning) that Tony Karrer hosted on SharePoint a few weeks ago. (If My friend Jon Lebkowsky suggested that I blog my response.

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What I’ve noticed is working globally, there is a lot of cultural variation. The effort required is more than working alone, but the opportunity for new discovery and potentially finding a new friend makes the effort worthwhile.

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Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What I’ve noticed is working globally, there is a lot of cultural variation. The effort required is more than working alone, but the opportunity for new discovery and potentially finding a new friend makes the effort worthwhile.

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The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

In 1999 I took a job with TechRepublic.com as “UX Program Manager” and spent 9 months helping design, build, launch and grow what would become one of the largest online communities of global IT Professionals. I’ve worked with some form of community my entire career.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Trying times for the global economy and society, but were still hanging in there. is aninformationprofessional with Omni Consultants, a big global consultancy that isnow focused (as are its competitors) on personal productivityimprovement, facilitation, cultural anthropology, and design andcommunication skills development services for their clients. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing.

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HealthMap's New 'Outbreaks Near Me' iPhone App

Influence

Our friends at HealthMap have created a very useful iPhone App for those in the global health community who need to track and/or report disease outbreaks--from swine flu to diseases affecting crops and animals. and comprehensive view of the current global state of infectious.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Trying times for the global economy and society, but were still hanging in there. is aninformationprofessional with Omni Consultants, a big global consultancy that isnow focused (as are its competitors) on personal productivityimprovement, facilitation, cultural anthropology, and design andcommunication skills development services for their clients. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

While riding on a train going west I fell asleep for to take my rest I dreamed a dream that made me sad concerning myself and the first few friends I had. With half damp eyes I stared to the room where my friends and I spent many an afternoon Where we together weathered many a storm laughing and singing till the early hours of the morn. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing.

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Thoughts on the State of Community Management 2015 Report

Online Community Strategy

Last week my friends and colleagues at The Community Roundtable released their annual “State of Community Management” report. This is the fifth year for the report, and the Roundtable team surveyed over 200 global organizations. Key Points & Findings include: An overview of the excellent Community Maturity model, as well as case studies on ho Microsoft and Johnson Controls have extended the model for internal use.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Sure, you can get peopleworked up about Darfur or Global Warming with some good photos or astirring editorial, but soon enough it becomes abstract to them again. So when Italk to business people about Global Warming, I frame it in terms of business risk, business sustainability, and business resilience. Likewise, to suggest therisk of significant global freshwater loss in the next decade is only6% indicates a serious ignorance of ecology.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Sure, you can get peopleworked up about Darfur or Global Warming with some good photos or astirring editorial, but soon enough it becomes abstract to them again. So when Italk to business people about Global Warming, I frame it in terms of business risk, business sustainability, and business resilience. Likewise, to suggest therisk of significant global freshwater loss in the next decade is only6% indicates a serious ignorance of ecology.

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10 options for implementing a KM strategy

Chris Collison

People who would treat an internal newsletter or intranet article with a degree of scepticism will pay attention to the same story when it appears in a journal or arrives via their RSS feed – or when a friend of customer mentions that it just arrived in their RSS feed.

Social Business Forum 2011 – Communities or Organisations – The New Collaboration Ecology

Elsua

Well, a couple of weeks ago my good friends from Open Knowledge announced that the video recordings from the different keynote and breakout sessions are now available for public viewing over at the Social Business Forum Agenda Web site.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

We may appreciate things intellectually (global warming,the war in Darfur, poverty, the need for security against violence) butwe will not generally fight for them unless we relate to thememotionally, viscerally. The objective is toget kids to care about nature, and about global warming, and about theenvironment (as if that were somehow something apart from us) bygetting them to experience it first-hand. Global Democracy · The Political Process.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Not as anational and global disgrace, which it is, but as a metaphor for whatcivilization has done to us. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing. Global Democracy · The Political Process. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Not as anational and global disgrace, which it is, but as a metaphor for whatcivilization has done to us. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing. Global Democracy · The Political Process. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

December 16, 2007 Sunday Open Thread - December 16, 2007 What Im Thinking of Writing (and Podcasting) About Soon: Love, Conversation and Community: I remain convinced that Whetheryou want to change the political or economic system, save the whales,stop global warming, reform education, spark innovation or anythingelse, the answer is in how meaning,and understanding of what needs to be done, emerges from conversationin community with people you love , people who care.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

December 2, 2007 Sunday Open Thread -- December 2, 2007 What Im Thinking of Writing (and Podcasting) About Soon: Love, Conversation and Community: I remain convinced that Whetheryou want to change the political or economic system, save the whales,stop global warming, reform education, spark innovation or anythingelse, the answer is in how meaning,and understanding of what needs to be done, emerges from conversationin community with people you love , people who care.

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Granny dumping

Jenny Connected

I was discussing the care of the elderly with a friend who told me that ‘granny dumping’ is becoming increasingly common in India. My friend is Indian. What are we to make our lives in this time of global ageing?

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Baby, it's cold outside

Endless Knots

My friend, the fine artist Neelon Crawford , snapped this photo at 3AM on December 9 outside his home in Wyoming. His caption, "Come on, global warming." Posted here with his permission. " Tags: Art Photography Planet Earth Weather

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

We may appreciate things intellectually (global warming,the war in Darfur, poverty, the need for security against violence) butwe will not generally fight for them unless we relate to thememotionally, viscerally. The objective is toget kids to care about nature, and about global warming, and about theenvironment (as if that were somehow something apart from us) bygetting them to experience it first-hand. Global Democracy · The Political Process.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Globally, Things Keep Spiraling Out of Control. My family uses onlyearth-friendly products, and nothing in the house is tested on animals.Were sponsoring kids from all over the place and take in animalswhenever the need arises, but I dont feel like Im making a big enoughimpact. I started wanting to save the world after winning some highschool debates on bio fuels, global warming, immigration, etc., Global Democracy · The Political Process.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

October 4, 2007 Baby Boom in Affluent Nations: Population Bomb Still Ignited F ordecades, the United Nations and the US Census Bureau have been accusingthose who have called for strong measures to curb global populationgrowth scare-mongers and neo-Malthusians. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing. Global Democracy · The Political Process.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

September 29, 2007 Saturday Links for the Week - September 29, 2007 NYT interactive map of global water scarcity areas (brown) A real mixed bag of interesting, thoughtful and disturbing news and information this week: Water Scarcity Analysis: The NYT series Choking on Growth turns its attention to water. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing. Global Democracy · The Political Process.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

September 29, 2007 Saturday Links for the Week - September 29, 2007 NYT interactive map of global water scarcity areas (brown) A real mixed bag of interesting, thoughtful and disturbing news and information this week: Water Scarcity Analysis: The NYT series Choking on Growth turns its attention to water. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing. Global Democracy · The Political Process.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

July 12, 2007 The Coming Pandemic: What the Experts Say T his week I had the opportunity to attend a global conference ondisaster management, one track of which was focused on healthemergencies. Short of an immediate, very early,complete shut-down of all long-distance transportation (which isimpossible -- no one has the capacity to engineer this), a truepandemic will become global. Global Democracy · The Political Process.

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