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Global Mobile Awards

Nancy White

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.

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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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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

Understanding Open Educational Resources: Information for Schools

SocialTech

I''m happy to announce that Dr Björn Haßler, Helen Neo, and Janet Blair, who will working with Leicester City Council''s DigiLit Leicester project to create guidance for secondary school staff, designed to introduce and promote the use of Open Educational Resources (OER) across city schools.

Recommended Resource: Global Intranet Trends for 2011

Michael Sampson - Currents

I spent an hour yesterday afternoon reviewing Jane McConnell's latest publication - the Global Intranet Trends 2011 report. This is the fifth year Jane has surveyed intranet managers on the state of intranets, and thus Jane has a wealth of real world data to aggregate and share.

Two handy perl scripts

Learning Alliances

script scoops up many files and does many global search and replace edits in place using character strings in a patterns file that you specify. resourcesHere are two handy Perl scripts that I’ve developed, one of them some years ago and the other a few weeks ago. This zip file perl-scripts-prp-and-csplit contains a “readme.txt”, the Perl scripts and sample input files. The prp.pl

Global Voices in the top 200 blogs

Joitske Hulsebosch

I've been a fan of Global Voices , since I discovered it. The slogan of Global Voices is: " The World is talking, are you listening ?" Reuters , the news agency, places a feeds from Global Voices. See above for the example of Global Voices of Ghana on the Ghanaian page.

From workplace courses to global conversations

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Aug 27 2008 From courses to community: Josien Kapma and Nancy White Published by Nancy White at 6:42 am under communities of practice , learning This is an article that Josien Kapma and I wrote for the Dutch journal, “Leren in Organisaties&#. How are communities related to globalization and an increasingly networked world?

From workplace courses to global conversations | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We had FAR more we wanted to write and had to edit out a lot, making us both appreciate how rich the topic is of moving beyond the formal workplace training model and blending it with the rich and ongoing learning we experience in our global communities and conversations.

Jane McConnell’s Global Intranet Trends 2010 Report

Portals and KM

  The intranet is starting to become the entry point into the “workplace web” - the collection of resources and information needed by staff. In the “ unified ” workplace web, the intranet or enterprise portal is the front door to the organization’s information, business and collaborative resources and places. Jane McConnell is an intranet strategy consultant based in France who has worked with intranets since 1998.

4th Annual Global Intranet Strategies Survey

Michael Sampson - Currents

The 4th annual Global Intranet Strategies Survey opened at the end of June and will stay open until August 31. All participants receive a complimentary copy (pdf) of the " Global Intranet Trends for 2010" report that will be published in the second part of October. What strategies and resources are being put into place to optimize it? For more information, read Jane's blog post, 2009 Global lntranet Survey goes live!

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.

Cisco Announces I-Prize Winner and Results of Their Global Collaboration

Portals and KM

These funding and support resources are not available in most of the world and Cisco was able to engage people in 104 companies through the web. The first one was to validate the desire to collaborate on the global scale. Perhaps the G7 should have a similar contest on alternative energy solutions and efforts to curtail global warming I wrote about the Cisco I-Prize a few months ago – see Mining the Web and the World for Innovation.

Cisco I-Prize Announces its Winner and a Successful Global Collaboration

Green Chameleon

These funding and support resources are not available in most of the world and Cisco was able to engage people in 104 companies through the web. The first one was to validate the desire to collaborate on the global scale. Perhaps the G7 should have a similar contest on alternative energy solutions and efforts to curtail global warming. I wrote about the Cisco I-Prize a few months ago – see Mining the Web and the World for Innovation a while back.

Job Opportunities - Bio Ventures for Global Health

Influence

BIO Ventures for Global Health ( BVGH ) is a very interesting and innovative group focusing on key global health issues, and they have some important job openings. BIO Ventures for Global Health (BVGH), a non-profit organization, is harnessing the biotechnology skills and resources that have transformed medicine in the industrialized world to create new medicines for infectious diseases of the developing world.

The Pedagogy of ModPo

Jenny Connected

They have developed this area of the course to highlight resources that relate to teaching, to share lesson plans and teaching strategies and to facilitate discussion and interaction between teachers. Within the teaching resource section, I have watched two videos.

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Granny dumping

Jenny Connected

What are we to make our lives in this time of global ageing? We analyze contemporary topics in psychological and social ageing from a global perspective. I came across this appalling phenomenon for the first time yesterday.

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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. Building Sustainable Strategic Information Systems in Low-Resource Countries? Tags: Global Health

Creative Facilitation – the Book!

Viv Mcwaters

Indeed the whole process was a global collaboration – between Australia, the UK and USA – made possible by technology, particularly long Skype calls! Exactly two years ago, I spent six weeks with my ankle in plaster after an operation. With nothing better to do, I wrote a book.

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Connectedness – The New Differentiator

Governance in a Networked World

Back in 2005 Thomas Friedman wrote about the globalized world in his bestseller book ‘ The World Is Flat ’. The world was inthe process of being transformed to a level – and global – playing field opening up new opportunities.

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CoPs: Tools and Resources - KM Edge: Where the best in Knowledge Management come together

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Answers from the MAKE Award Winners APQC Named Global MAKE Award Winner Introducing the Worlds Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises Powered by Movable Type Links Home

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Shovel Ready Civic Projects #2: A News Portal for Global Health

Influence

In addition, in places like Seattle, global health is a key economic driver , with billions of dollars of government and private aid being channeled toward reducing international crises and improving global stability with drug development, services delivery, and impact evaluation. One obvious "shovel ready" project would be to stitch these resources together into a compelling contemporary media portal that would engage the web audience and have the opportunity to go viral.

IBM Offers Analytics to Help Clients with Workforce Transformation

Portals and KM

now offers new Big Data analytics software and services solution to help organizations build and maintain their global workforce. It also scans Human Resource Information System (HRIS) data broken down by employee demographic.

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From SHIFT: My Three-Part Series on Complexity and Collapse

How to Save the World

A look at our global energy and resource systems, and the complex relationship between resource prices, regulation, exploration, supply and demand, and how they are pushing us towards disastrous resource exhaustion.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Those changes affect the roles of familiar parts of the model, and highlight the emergence of new elements like the "conversational space" and privately-owned resources.

New Way to Work Index – Unify

Michael Sampson - Currents

Among the results was the finding that 94 percent of respondents work with virtual team members, indicating the rise of today’s mobile and global workforce and an urgent need for solutions that create enhanced productivity and collaboration across multiple platforms. Unify’s New Way to Work resource hub.

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Shovel-Ready Online Civic Projects #5: "Global Energy Observatory" Interactive Databases and Maps

Influence

"(T)o provide a platform for understanding, visualizing and analyzing global energy systems that will help the world accelerate the transition to cheap clean energy for all." " There has been a rising consensus that we need to transform our global energy system to reduce energy usage and to shift to less carbon intensive energy sources. Global Energy Observatory ?

Shovel-Ready Online Civic Project #5: "Global Energy Observatory" Interactive Databases and Maps

Influence

"(T)o provide a platform for understanding, visualizing and analyzing global energy systems that will help the world accelerate the transition to cheap clean energy for all.". There has been a rising consensus that we need to transform our global energy system to reduce energy usage and to shift to less carbon intensive energy sources. Global Energy Observatory ?

Diversity is hard

Jenny Connected

I would add that in addition many different resources are needed to inform these ideas or opinions. Source of image.

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Community Toolbox - Bringing Solutions to Light

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Community Tool Box Our Mission Promoting community health and development by connecting people, ideas and resources English | Español Search the CTB Table of Contents | Do the Work | Solve a Problem | Use Promising Approaches | Connect with Others | Services Workstation Sign-In We welcome you to s ign our Guestbook ! The Community Tool Box is the worlds largest resource for free information on essential skills for building healthy communities.

Communities in the Crowd Economy: #CSWEurope15

Online Community Strategy

It was born out of the global financial crisis of 2008, enabled by global communications networks and digital technologies, and powered by people. Hosting their global fan and denim connoisseur community, while continuing to develop great content on their Unzipped blog.

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Some good reads

Chris Corrigan

A very interesting new site on complexity, featuring a lot of learning resources. There will be more of this when we “human resources” pursue our resourcefulness as human beings. And because I live on an island in the global ocean, that matters.

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Skype as a community platform

Learning Alliances

One is to show who’s currently “available,&# indicated by a green dot with a check-mark in it, so it works like a global “ presence indicator.” Tags: Communities of practice Digital Habitats Technology resources technology_stewardship skype

Blog>> User Adoption and Valuating Performance

Green Chameleon

In my position to push knowledge sharing and collaboration tools in a global organisation, I am dealing a lot with how can we motivate the people to adopt a new way of working together and the tools we are developing. © Synergy Corporate Technologies.

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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.

A Complex Predicament: How Our Energy, Economic and Ecological Systems are Connected (repost)

How to Save the World

It explains why increases in the efficiency of resource-consuming technologies tend to lead to an increase, rather than a decrease, in resource use. That is, until affordable oil (and other resources) run out entirely. But back to our complex energy/resource system chart.

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Don’t Underestimate the Value of Your Community Managers

Elsua

Yet, online communities keep being treated as mere resources you can exploit to your own abilities, needs and wants, without realising that they, too, have got their own that you, as a business, would need to feed and nurture if you would want to keep your communities alive in the medium, long term.

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A New MOOC for May/June – First Steps into Teaching in FE/HE

Jenny Connected

The development of the MOOC is being supported by funding from the JISC Open Educational Resources Programme, Phase 3, PG Cert Development Strand. Building on OCSLD’s experience of running courses for a national and international audience, the First Steps OOC/MOOC will be offered free to the global academic community.

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DocuTicker Offers Tips on Knowledge Management

Portals and KM

Free Pint Limited  is a UK-based publisher serving different niches within the global information industry.    It publishes tips, articles, research and resources to help information professionals do their work. One of their groups, DocuTicker provides a professionally-curated collection of gray literature resources delivered as the DocuBase, an enewsletter, and monthly topic-specific DocuTips reports.  This is a great resource.

A Slow Community Movement? | 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… Apr 14 2008 A Slow Community Movement? Ability to think globally, not just in a linear manner.