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Mexico (and elsewhere): What the good guys can learn from the bad ones

Net-Map Toolbox

Yesterday I listened to NPR’s coverage of the elections in Mexico , and as always, I listened with network ears. Following the discussion I thought: “Well even if (IF) the new president really wants to clean up shop and reign in corruption, what chance does he have against the established illicit networks?”

Bloggers Are Not Journalists – But They Are Abducted, Imprisoned Tortured and Assassinated the Same #HowManyMore

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

In Mexico an administrative assistant for a media company used Twitter and her blog to investigate drug cartels. Or Iran, or Mexico or Brazil or Vietnam or Mauritania or Dhaka or … right? Shares Extract: George Brandis today said that “Bloggers are not Journalists” meaning they don’t need the same protection.

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Gulf of Mexico BP Oil Spill collaboration site.Home (oil spill collaboration)

Delicious/choconancy/online_facilitation

collaboration cooperation online_facilitation Digital_Habitats

A huge sigh of relief – a title | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I created a community to foster digital literacy in Mexico and I am sure I could improve it by reading it. It is both heaven and hell. FINALLY.

I Think I May Have Just Experienced The Future…

Elsua

And what it would look like altogether. And, yes, it’s much more exciting and brighter than whatever I could have ever imagined! Maybe not!

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Learning While Building eLearning: Part 3 – Facilitating Online

Full Circle Associates

I delivered a course – granted for 7 people – but while I was working Bangkok, Mexico and then Peru. And about engagement.

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Lessons from VizEd Vancouver

Full Circle Associates

In keeping with my debrief/reflection practice, here are my lessons from the sold-out GF workshop. First, it was a joy to collaborate with Tracy.

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Finding your blogging voice: lessons from Jack Kerouac

Jenny Connected

This morning I found a pingback on my last post about blogging and conscious incompetence. This came from Lisa Lane’s (online) teaching blog and her post – To Not Speak. Like Bonnie Stewart , Paul Prinsloo , me and I’m sure many others, Lisa has been wondering why some bloggers become tongue-tied and lose their voice. List of Essentials.

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Social Media Club of Boston 5th Anniversary Celebration: The Evolution of Social Business

Portals and KM

In a former life, I did some work for them in Mexico. Last night I attended the Social Media Club of Boston 5 th Anniversary Celebration: The Evolution of Social Business. Alistar talked about how IBM got involved with social media. In 2004 they were working to become more integrated on a global basis.  Command and control will be gone.

Mapping a community – easy and not-so-easy

Learning Alliances

Two responses per country: Bangladesh, Belgium, Costa Rica, Ecuador, France, Germany, Kenya, Malaysia, Mexico, Nigeria, and Philippines. Count.

Metaphors, Storytelling and What’s Happening in the Gulf

Michelle Laurie

It helps explain what BP is actually doing in terms of addressing the catastrophe in the Gulf of Mexico. A colleague sent this YouTube clip to me. It is very funny! It also uses simple metaphors to get its message across. Telling stories and using metaphors are underutilized, yet extremely helpful in communicating messages.

Hospital checklists and Inviting Participation

Full Circle Associates

I remember a few years back when I had major surgery. I had been rolled into the operating room. They looked at me, surprised that I noticed.

Asking for help

Chris Corrigan

Doing this is an ongoing skill and practice. There are no answers, only different situations that require us to keep working together. Think. Wesley K.

The Number One Fear of Enterprise Social? Mutiny! - Forbes

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Forbes Mexico. Log in with your social account: Or, you can log in. or sign up. using Forbes. New Posts. +1 1 posts this hour. Most Popular.

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Integrating online and face-to-face participation in a community of practice

Jenny Connected

There are 15 face-to-face participants here in Grass Valley and four online participants (from Canada, Mexico, the UK and Germany). We work from 7.00 am to 4.00 pm – the early start is deliberate to ensure that our German and UK online colleagues can get some sleep. pm here is 12.00 and 1.00 am for them. But what is the reality? More to come.

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Stand by Me Across the Globe Through Music

Portals and KM

It starts in the Santa Monica, goes through my hometown, New Orleans, and continues around the world to places like Zuni New Mexico, Amsterdam, South Africa, Pisa, Moscow, Caracas, and Barcelona. Here is a music video, Stand by Me , I found through Twitter – thanks @reneclemens. I have listened to it several times and wanted to share it here.

The real costs of car use

Neighbourhoods

Note the presence of the British Embassy in the credits at the end. Mobility and change

Network identifies flu formerly known as swine

Endless Knots

It was Mexico's "network of 11 disease surveillance units" that noticed the surge in cases of flu. For those who question the power of networks, consider this. Through simple pattern recognition across the network--when a critical mass of nodes shared information, epidemiologists were able to project doubling rates. See James F.

The advisory role as puzzle solving

Joitske Hulsebosch

There are various storylines (in Marocco, Japan, Mexico) and at some point you discover the link between the various storylines.

The world may be flat, but it is bumpy also!

TNT - The Network Thinker

Mexico and Pakistan seem to be at the greatest risk. How long will Honda, Nissan, GM and Ford put up with unreliable supply networks in Mexico?

How This Culture Makes Addicts of Us All (and Why That’s OK)

How to Save the World

It may evolve into something more substantial. Everything would be fine, right? This article is an attempt to understand why that is so.

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Full Circle Associates " Catch up strategies in online courses

Nancy White

She was essentially asking, how do we catch up when we are lost or left behind in an online learning course/class/workshop? What else? koe Nancy!

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Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

She was essentially asking, how do we catch up when we are lost or left behind in an online learning course/class/workshop? What else? koe Nancy!

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Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

She was essentially asking, how do we catch up when we are lost or left behind in an online learning course/class/workshop? What else? koe Nancy!

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Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

She was essentially asking, how do we catch up when we are lost or left behind in an online learning course/class/workshop? What else? koe Nancy!

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Practical examples so far

Joitske Hulsebosch

I thought I could list all practical examples I gathered so far, so that if people want to know about communities of practices in a development cooperation context I can refer to this blogpost.

Roland Merullo: Importing common sense from Cuba

Endless Knots

Here's the opening to whet your clicking: On my way home from Cuba the other day — Havana via Montreal — I had all my. I’d spent a week in.

Requiem for a Species

How to Save the World

conception of post-civilization all-weather wear by mary mattingly. unprecedented and chronic floods, storms and monsoons. fall apart.

Digital media and learning competition

Joitske Hulsebosch

This year we are piloting international eligibility for our Innovation Award and will be accepting submissions from primary applicants in Canada, People's Republic of China, India, Japan, Mexico, the Netherlands,Nigeria, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, the United Kingdom, and the United States; collaborators can befrom anywhere in the world.……

System dynamics applied to music

Making Sense With Facilitated Systems

One of the project teams from last year's system dynamics class in the Information School at the University of Washington will be presenting their work at the International System Dynamics Society Conference this summer in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Congratulations Trond, Brian, Doug, and Arpan! For the rest of you, check out their work.

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

How to Save the World

Thanks to SHIFT for the graphics (much better than my originals), and for publishing and editing my work. It’s called the Jevons Paradox. End Game.

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Network Structure of Swine Flu Pandemic

TNT - The Network Thinker

From the early data, this appears to have happened in Mexico. The Swine Flu has been in the news during April 2009.

Message to other consultants about BP disaster

Endless Knots

Now BP is at the heart of a colossal safety failure that killed fifteen people, seriously injured many more, and which threatens the entire Gulf of Mexico. Dear colleagues, Many of us have worked with BP (we did one small project for its-then Organizational Engineering group in 1993, thanks to Lilly Evans). ", who suggests, among. Yours?

Case Study - IBM Connections at CEMEX

Michael Sampson - Currents

Christopher talks about the use and adoption of IBM Connections at CEMEX , a global building materials company: " Founded more than 100 years ago in northern Mexico, CEMEX is the third-largest building materials company in the world, and the world’s top supplier of ready-mix concrete, with annual sales topping $15 billion.

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Engineers without Fears

Detours into Mexico & Canada cannot be ruled out at this stage. I have decided to go to the United States of America in May. I plan to be in Washington for this and this and then it's fair game. Do you want to meet? Is there someone else you think I should meet? Or attend? Or just gawk at? EwF believes absolutely in whim and kismet.

Links of the Month: April 16, 2013

How to Save the World

Radical Conservation: Brian Fey is the director of the Bosque Village in Mexico, a combination forest permaculture project and intentional community.

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National Geographic Provides “Visions of Paradise” Photo Contest Winners

Portals and KM

for his photo of Shiprock in New Mexico. I did a review of the book Visions of Paradise from National Geographic on this blog. There was a related photo contest. Now the 20 winning images in National Geographic’s “Visions of Paradise” photography contest have been selected. The winners are: John Hart of Oconomowoc, Wisc.,

National Geographic Provides “Visions of Paradise” Photo Contest Winners

Portals and KM

for his photo of Shiprock in New Mexico. I did a review of the book Visions of Paradise from National Geographic on this blog. There was a related photo contest. Now the 20 winning images in National Geographic’s “Visions of Paradise” photography contest have been selected. The winners are: John Hart of Oconomowoc, Wisc.,

Stan Garfield's Tampa Florida Restaurant Log, Part Three – November, 2008

Portals and KM

Mi Mexico (tacos al pastor, pollo, barbacoa, carnitas) 4205 N. This is the third part of my friend Stan Garfield’s restaurant log for Tampa Florida with recommendations. Stan is a frequent contributor to the food picks on this blog. Stan has a cool job. He is the Communities Evangelist for Deloitte Global Consulting Knowledge Management.

Social Media in Intl. Dev: Dr. Steve Eskow

Nancy White

Lucia, Colombia, Brazil, Venezuela, Mexico, England, France, The U.S.S.R., Links to all the previous podcasts are at the bottom of this post.).