Business Models for Global Transformation Networks
DECEMBER 1, 2016
What are the business models for Global Action Networks (GANs) – global multi-stakeholder change networks like the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC), Transparency International (TI) and the Global Water Partnership (GWP)? That was the question addressed by a new report for … Net Dev
Global, Local, Personal
MAY 30, 2011
It’s all about going Global, Local, Personal. What really resonated with me from the video itself though was the main theme permeating through these three keywords: Personal , Local, Global.
Google Tiers Search into the Global, Social and Personal
Alchemy of Change
JANUARY 21, 2012
By connecting Google+ to search, Google is tiering web search into three, very useful, layers: global search, social search and personal search. Connection Technologies Contextual Computing Google Google Search Plus Your World personal search search social search
Internationalism is not globalization
JUNE 25, 2016
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. In North America we are entirely helps within global trade agreements with very little internationalization.
Global Mobile Awards
FEBRUARY 15, 2012
An important part of this conference is the 17th annual Global Mobile Awards. In less than two weeks, mobile leaders worldwide will be gathering in Barcelona for the GSMA Mobile World Congress, the world’s largest mobile exhibition.
Design Guidelines to Address Global Challenges
DECEMBER 18, 2012
Just published is an article that asks the question : What design principles should guide people who aim to address global challenges like climate change, food security and the global financial crises? The article identifies four key “integration” challenges that … Net Dev
Global Change Research: Radically Inter- and Transdisciplinary Environments
APRIL 23, 2013
Traditional science is failing our large systems change challenges. Climate change, for example, not only requires non-scientists to change – it requires scientists and the way they work to change as well. This is the core message of a new … Net Dev
Engaged, Big Science for Global Action Networks
JUNE 7, 2012
Harnessing science for the scale and type of issues of Global Action Networks (GANs) requires an “engaged big science” (EBS) approach. I’ve discovered that while working with GOLDEN — the most ambitious and comprehensive initiative ever to develop the knowledge … Blog Net Dev
UN Global Compact: a Global Action Network Case Study
JANUARY 25, 2012
UN Global Compact Executive Head Georg Kell became frustrated with the lack of understanding about how the Compact differs from government agencies. It leads to wrong-thinking about how it should be “run” and what it can and cannot do. He… Net Dev
The GOLDEN Global Network Sustainability Change Strategy
MARCH 20, 2012
For over a year I’ve been working with an emerging academic research center – business network called GOLDEN. It has produced a very powerful strategy to realize the depth, speed and focus necessary to transform business into sustainable enterprises.… … Net Dev
Will the Collapse of Civilization Begin With Global Corporatist Totalitarianism?
How to Save the World
JULY 5, 2013
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.
Global Mobile Awards Update
FEBRUARY 29, 2012
The Winners were just announced at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona for the GSMA 17th annual Global Mobile Awards for Best Mobile Innovation for Education or Learning.
Frameworks for Global Change Network Strategy Development
FEBRUARY 7, 2011
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
Creating a Global Ecosystems Change Strategy
OCTOBER 19, 2012
At MIT’s Sloan School of Business last Friday a group of leading large systems change experts explored how to advance global change strategies focused on transformation of industry ecosystems, through “(Industry) Ecosystems Labs”. The meeting was enlivened through participants’ deep, … Blog Net Dev
Death and Rise of Global Action Networks
DECEMBER 12, 2011
And at the same time, new efforts are rising to create global multi-stakeholder change networks to end the trade of blood diamonds. The Kimberley Process (KP) is falling apart. A clear lesson of the demise is that “trust”… Net Dev
Creating Global Knowledge Sharing Networks at ConocoPhillips
Portals and KM
SEPTEMBER 26, 2011
On Friday I attended Driving Business Excellence With Formal, Global Networks led by Dan Ranta , Director of Knowledge Sharing, ConocoPhillips. Instead of assuming that technology either was the solution or was irrelevant when creating online communities, senior managers understood that effective global communities required new processes, roles, cultures, and technologies. Last week I attended Forrester's Content & Collaboration Forum 2011.
(Intranets2011) "Global Intranet Strategies and Trends" - Jane McConnell, NetStrategy/JMC
Michael Sampson - Currents
MAY 10, 2011
Key points: - This is the first time Jane has been in Australia, but she knows many of the people here, as a result of participation in the Global Intranets Trends annual survey. - Jane presented the opening keynote at Intranets2011 , on intranet strategies and trends.
IBM Global CMO Study: Highlights
Portals and KM
JANUARY 25, 2013
I am looking forward to attending IBM's Connect 2013 next week. Here is a relavnt post. In IBM's 2011 IBM CMO Study they interviewed more than 1,700 of the world’s most prominent Chief Marketing Officers – face to face – to find out what they feel is important for their success. These executives control many billions in marketing expenditures. IBM found that these CMOs “painted a picture of a marketing landscape in the midst of major changes.
Government to Networked Governance: A global trend
MARCH 27, 2012
Networked governance is greatly increasing in importance and influence. That’s highlighted in a recent report to the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) titled Networks for Prosperity: Achieving Development Goals through Knowledge Sharing. And what are the implications for … Net Dev
The New Socialism: Global Collectivist Society Is Coming Online
John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration
MAY 26, 2009
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
Towards a Charter Moment – why we need Large System Change in Global Governance for Sustainability
MARCH 12, 2014
Global environmental protection has featured high on the … Change By: Ruben Zondervan – Executive Director, Earth System Governance Project. This is one of a series of guest blogs on large systems change written as part of GOLDEN’s Ecosystems Labs activ ity.
Social Networking's New Global Footprint | Nielsen Wire
John Tropea - Delicious Social Network
MARCH 10, 2009
RSS Contact Us Consumer Health Media And Entertainment Online And Mobile Politics Sports Social Networking’s New Global Footprint March 9th, 2009 Posted in Global , Media And Entertainment , Nielsen News , Online And Mobile | 26 Comments Two-thirds of the world’s Internet population visit social networking or blogging sites, accounting for almost 10% of all internet time, according to a new Nielsen report “ Global Faces and Networked Places.
Study: Twitter, Forums and Blogs Lead Online Mentions of Fortune Global 100 Brands
JULY 23, 2012
Burson-Marsteller and Visible have released their third annual Global Social Media Check-Up report, detailing how the Fortune Global 100 participates on the social web. Much of it is focused on how many accounts they have on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube and Pinterest, how many people follow them through those accounts and how active they are. [.]. Research
2012 Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprise MAKE Winners
Portals and KM
DECEMBER 12, 2012
Teleos, in association with The KNOW Network, has announced the 2012 Global MAKE Winners. An even more select group of organizations form the 2012 Global MAKE Hall of Fame. A panel of Global Fortune 500 senior executives and internationally recognized knowledge management / intellectual capital experts selected the Winners. The Return on Revenues (ROR) for the 2012 Global MAKE Winners was also 3.2
1st Global Conference on Positive Change
JANUARY 13, 2017
Join me and others at the 1st Global Conference on Positive Change 13 – 14 April 2017, The Netherlands … Net Dev
NYC Book Event with Global Compact
JANUARY 3, 2011
Join us for the book launch and discussion about a new strategy to address global issues! Global Action Networks: Creating our future together. Join author Steve Waddell , Global Compact Executive Director Georg Kell and Social Accountability … Events
Global Tech Spending on the Rise According to Forrester
Portals and KM
JANUARY 10, 2011
According to a new forecast from Forrester , global tech spending will rise 7.1 Analyst Andrew Bartels writes that while the 2011 global tech market will be similar to the 7.2 percent, will grow slightly faster than the total global market. This is good news. percent in 2011 to $1.7 trillion, according to new forecast data from Forrester.
Transparency and Global Health: Starting at the Top
AUGUST 15, 2011
One of my most pleasant surprises was the acknowledgement and engagement at a very senior level around data sharing and transparency within the global development sector. One of my most pleasant surprises was the acknowledgement and engagement at a very senior level around data sharing and transparency within the global development sector. Influence Events Global HealthThis summer, I had the pleasure of attending the InterAction Forum (#IAForum) here in Washington, D.C.
Forum One on Social Media Monitoring and Evaluation at the Global Health Mini-University
OCTOBER 10, 2011
So we decided to share our knowledge on how to measure and evaluate social media campaigns at the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Bureau for Global Health’s 11th Annual Global Health Mini-University in Washington, DC. Influence Global HealthAt Forum One, we take monitoring and evaluation (M&E) seriously, especially when it comes to measuring the success of digital communication campaigns.
Student learning in a turbulent age
JUNE 20, 2015
These are the dispositions that would help students to develop the qualities required for a world of challenge, qualities that will enable them to become global citizens who will help to bring about a better world.
5 Megatrends on the Intranet - Jane McConnell's Global Intranet Trends
Michael Sampson - Currents
NOVEMBER 15, 2010
Jane McConnell has started to share the conclusions of the 5th Annual Global Intranet Trends report and survey , including the five key megatrends. Read more about the 2011 Global Intranet Trends survey and report. The intranet is becoming the front-door into the “workplace web” (the overall landscape of content, services, tools and applications people need to do their jobs). Business needs” and “productivity” are the number two intranet strategy drivers after “communication”.
Qatar Interview Series: Learn How Mada is Leading the Way in Global Web Accessibility Standards
MAY 24, 2011
Qatar is deeply invested in the innovation of information technology, and eager to see its citizens adopt new tools and resources as they become available in the global arena. Welcome to the first of our ongoing interview series on organizations in Qatar that are doing great things in the online space. With several projects in Doha, we're regularly exposed to some of the biggest players, and we thought it would be fun to share those with you.
Knowledge Management and Global Development: Who, What, and How
OCTOBER 13, 2011
Influence Global HealthThis week, I attended a working group meeting at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health’s Center for Communication Programs that focused on knowledge management in the international development sector.
2014 Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) is Accepting Votes
Portals and KM
MAY 28, 2014
It is time to vote for the 2014 Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE). Here is an executive summary of the 2013 Global MAKE study and here are the 2013 winners. Your participation is critical to ensure that your leading knowledge organizations are represented in this study.
Virtual Talk on Global Action Networks
OCTOBER 9, 2012
The Leadership Learning Community is hosting me for a webinar to talk about Global Action Networks. Join us Monday, October 22, 2012 | 11AM – 12PM PDT/ 2-4PM ET/ 8-9PM CET. Information and registration here.… … Events
Design Guidelines to Address Global Challenges: Lessons from Global Action Networks
APRIL 10, 2012
Design Guidelines to Address Global Challenges: Lessons from Global Action Networks. Abstract : Traditional organizations appear incapable of adequately addressing critical global issues such as war, climate change, and inequality. (Forthcoming). Organizational Design. Addressing these issues suggests the … Published Articles
Nohria: "Global century of business"
SEPTEMBER 10, 2010
Nohria: "If the 20th century was the American century of business, the 21st century really is becoming the global century of business." See Denison and Bray's " Harvard Business School Dean Is Bent on Change ," covering Nitin Nohria 's first day with the new students. "Nohria said he intends to open Harvard Business School to wider influences, a job for which he feels particularly well suited."
Boeing's New Global Collaboration Tool
Michael Sampson - Currents
FEBRUARY 14, 2011
Boeing has just announced its new global collaboration tool - the 747-8 Intercontinental. The unveiling comes almost 42 years to the day since the maiden flight of the 747, which went on to become the world's most recognised jetliner and transformed the global travel industry.
The Global Compact: An Organizational Innovation to Realize UN Principles
JANUARY 13, 2012
The Global Compact: An Organizational Innovation to Realize UN Principles. Global Compact Governance Paper Series. Published Articles
Australia: Electrolux Global Social Media Summit
Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy
OCTOBER 7, 2009
Electrolux hosted a global social media summit from Stockholm, Sweden on Monday night. Australia: Electrolux Global Social Media Summit is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy.