Reviving Community Indicators – Learning

Nancy White

For long time readers of this blog, you know I’ve been obsessed with “signs of life&# from communities which I call “ community indicators.&# This sure is a community indicator in my eyes, capturing (or “reifying&# – definition below!)

Bro Orange and Community Indicators

Full Circle Associates

I’ve had this loose tag, Community Indicators, that I’ve slapped on my blog posts, on delicious, etc. community indicatorsFor some years now I have been noting occurrences where connections are made between people.

Community Indicators in Times of Stress

Nancy White

Experiencing the love and community around my family and me since Dad entered the hospital on March 22nd is a fertile ground for noticing and reflecting on those things that tell us community is present, “community indicators.&# Singing together IS a community indicator.

Community Indicators: Orton Family Foundation Heart & Soul Photo Contest

Nancy White

I’ve written for years about community indicators. From the Orton Family Foundation comes a nice reification of visual community indicators – photos of our communities. Or collect those contributed via Flickr as a great indicator of YOUR community.

Leading Indicators

TNT - The Network Thinker

The diagram above shows thick lines which indicate new collaborations formed in the last 3 months. We have found that increases in the above 4 metrics are leading indicators of good things to come for members of the network. Once we map a network, we can also measure it.

Lessons Learned - a Collaborative Process with "Collaboration Success" Indicators

Michael Sampson - Currents

The success indicators in Nick's list above are non-technology factors. Nick Milton is the author of The Lessons Learned Handbook: Practical Approaches to Learning from Experience.

A socio-economic indicator for our times?

Neighbourhoods

Then I thought, might we have here an interesting indicator? I know claimed tax relief is only a partial indicator of what is given, but the charitable sector could come up with a formula to account for unrecorded giving as well…. It's January, I’ve been working on my tax return and the last two bits of data I had to find were (i) bank and building society interest; and (ii) charitable donations.

Curbing Crap From Your Mental Diet

Evolving Web

Community Indicators Coopertainment Culture Current Affairs Focused Social MediaIt takes 72 hours to fix your feed. Your Facebook feed feeds your brain. It can feed it with positive messages or real world things. Or it can act like Cable News and feed you fear of the “other”.

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Full Circle Online Interaction Blog: So What IS a Community Indicator? v1

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Home About Full Circle Resources Contact Us Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Wednesday, August 24, 2005 So What IS a Community Indicator? After sliding into this (un)project on “ community indicators ” over the last month, it’s time to try and explain myself. Today I decided I’d go for it because, hey, "trust in your community" is a community indicator. Yes, that activity would be yet another community indicator.

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Delicious/choconancy/community

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Many Voices

Nancy White

Tags: Monday videos communication community indicators creativity culture of love

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Monday Video: What is (A) Community?

Nancy White

Monday videos community community indicatorsEssential Arts – Blog – What is a Community? What is a Community? from Essential Arts on Vimeo.

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Bigger Ears Make You Dumbo

Evolving Web

Tags: Business Cooperation Community Indicators Cooperation Culture Focused Social Media Life Management Travel Web 2.0

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Kaizen Camp: Seattle 2012

Evolving Web

Business Cooperation Community Indicators Cooperation Culture Emergent Democracy Life Management Personal KanbanFollowing last year’s excellent “Seattle Lean Camp ”, we are now nearing Kaizen Camp: Seattle 2012. (We

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RSA and Connected Communities

Nancy White

community community indicators networks NWWCOPI’ve been up to my alligators in all things networks as part of the Network Weaving Community of practice project, a nine month community of practice for 70 non profit folks who use or want to use the power of networks in their work.

Long Live the Community

Evolving Web

Business Cooperation Community Indicators Cooperation Culture Management Personal Kanban LSSC LSSThere’s change in the wind and I like it. The Lean Software and Systems Consortium (LSSC) has evolved to the Lean Systems Society (LSS).

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Community for the 21st Century Harvest

Nancy White

community community indicators events harvesting visual thinking wedialogOn April 1st, amidst all that was going on in my family, I had the chance to step into a different “space&# and participate in WeDialog’s first online world cafe on “community.&#

Collaboration and Clarity Make Us Greater than the Sum of Our Parts

Evolving Web

Tags: 10 Social Media Principles Business Cooperation Community Indicators Cooperation Coopertainment Culture Focused Social Media Life Management Music Personal Kanban

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Kaizen Camp: Seattle 2012

Evolving Web

Business Cooperation Community Indicators Cooperation Culture Emergent Democracy Life Management Personal KanbanFollowing last year’s excellent “Seattle Lean Camp ”, we are now nearing Kaizen Camp: Seattle 2012. (We

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Who We Appreciate on this Second Community Manager Appreciation Day

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

online_community online_facilitation community_management community_indicators

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Bringing Home Beauty and Wondonga Friends

Nancy White

community indicators visual thinkingThanks to Geoff Young ( @gsyoung ), the vibrant and ever perapatetic host a few weeks ago at Wondonga TAFE , my Christmas presents will soon be moving from Australia to the US.

Sukie Crandall And The Ferret Health List

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

online_community online_facilitation cases community_indicators ferrets

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Twitter Search #myonlineorigins

Nancy White

Tags: community indicators online interaction

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Hospital checklists and Inviting Participation

Full Circle Associates

collaboration communication community indicators complexity engagement knowledge sharing checklists UdGAgoraJohnnie Moore pointed to an interesting article on why checklists don’t always produce the kind of positive results expected in hospital operating rooms.

I am the Immigrant to my Neighborhood Crows…

Full Circle Associates

community indicators reflectionI have been intrigued by Seattle’s crows since I moved here in 1981. They attacked my sons walking to school during nesting season one year and I went out and told them “hey, I’m a mom too.

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Noodling on my fOSSa presentation

Nancy White

Mmmm… collaboration communities of practice community community indicators events technology stewardship canlis4free

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References on Lurking

Nancy White

Tags: communities of practice community indicators facilitation online facilitation online interaction lurkers lurking

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Message From Meetup/Community Thoughts

Nancy White

community community indicators engagementI thought this was worth sharing as I know many of you, dear readers, are as passionate about community as I am. Plus I’m preparing for a round of gatherings of communities that are very significant in my life in the coming weeks.

Living Example of Community Q&A Power

Nancy White

Uncategorized communities of practice community indicatorsBees, by kokogiak on Flickr, CC some rights reserved. From the wonderful and amazing Seattlefarmcoop : Seattle Farm Co-op comes evidence of the power of online communities and networks. Look at the time stamps. bee swarm.

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Personal Kanban Discussed on the Business 901 Podcast

Evolving Web

Tags: Business Cooperation Community Indicators Cooperation Enterprise 2.0

A List Apart: Articles: Community: From Little Things, Big Things Grow

Delicious/choconancy/community

online_community community community_indicators FAOTKN

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Announcing PersonalKanban.com

Evolving Web

Tags: Community Indicators Life Management Personal Kanban

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Long Live the Community

Evolving Web

Business Cooperation Community Indicators Cooperation Culture Management Personal Kanban LSSC LSSThere’s change in the wind and I like it. The Lean Software and Systems Consortium (LSSC) has evolved to the Lean Systems Society (LSS).

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Ford Foundation, Open Access and Really Sharing Knowledge

Full Circle Associates

collaboration community indicators knowledge sharing learning open Knowledge sharing can be enabled or blocked based on organizational policies and infrastructure.

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The Fence of Fear

Full Circle Associates

Then I read Shawn Callahan (of Anecdote ) recent post about An indicator of group fear in organisations and a wee insight arrived. collaboration communication community indicators creativity engagement BDSKM BDSLearning Fear has played an interesting role in my life.

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Welcome back, Seb

Nancy White

You can read about it waaaay back : Seb Paquet taught me my first explicit blogging community indicator: welcoming. Tags: community indicators Blogroll Seb is back blogging! I was happy to hear Seb Paquet has restarted his blog. So I have to welcome him back.

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Pursuing the elusive metaphor of community in virtual learning environments - Internet & Technology, Research, and community

Delicious/choconancy/community

edmedia community community_indicators communities

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Twitter Revisited : [chrisbrogan.com]

Delicious/choconancy/community

twitter community community_indicators

The Power of Ordinary Practices – Quotes Worth Amplifying

Full Circle Associates

collaboration community indicators complexity engagement facilitation learning leadershipWell, this seems to be a fitting follow up to my last blog post. Amabile : I believe it’s important for leaders to understand the power of ordinary practices.

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Personal Kanban at the World Bank: Modus Cooperandi Info Pak 1

Evolving Web

Tags: Business Cooperation Community Indicators Cooperation Culture Enterprise 2.0

Launch Day of Communities and Networks Connection

Nancy White

Keywords like Online Interaction , Technology Stewardship , Catalysts are all pretty good indicators. Tags: community communities of practice community indicators swarms networks Connections make the world go round.

Schwier's Community Links from Edmedia 09

Delicious/choconancy/community

edmedia community community_indicators

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Dreams Deferred

Evolving Web

In Stumbling on Happiness, Daniel Gilbert starts a long chapter about what happiness may or may not be with this point: The word happiness is used to indicate at least three related things, which we might roughly call emotional happiness, moral happiness and judgmental happiness.

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