Net-Mapping at Agile Coach Camp, Columbus, Ohio

Net-Map Toolbox

These fish are ready for the next cocktail party! copyright by Sugar Daze on Flickr). I’m feeling a bit like a fish on a cocktail party, surrounded by all these agile programmers and agile coaches, knowing that I have brought them some wooden toys and post-its and paper to play with tomorrow. But after getting used to the feeling, I can just recommend to any flounder or herring to attend a cocktail party every once in a while.

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From Hero to Host: the Columbus Ohio story

Chris Corrigan

The excerpt tells the story of how a small group of people – many of them dear friends of mine – awakened a new form of citizen leadership in Columbus Ohio using the Art of Hosting as an operating system. Such a nice treat to come across this chronicle of friends: From Hero to Host: A story of Citizenship in Columbus OH. This an excerpt from Meg Wheatley and Debbie Frieze’s new book “ Walk Out, Walk On “, due out soon.

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Green Chameleon » Columbus Courier Call

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Columbus Courier Call I’m going to be speaking on professionalism in KM at the iCKM Conference in Columbus Ohio next week. Give me a shout if you are going to be there and would like to meet, and especially if you want me to bring along postage-free copies of my Taxonomy Book , the KM Method Cards , the KM Approaches Methods and Tools book , or the iKMS KM Competency Framework !

Green Chameleon » Professionalism in Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Professionalism in Knowledge Management Yesterday I keynoted at iCKM in Columbus Ohio on “Accountability, Professionalism and Performance in Knowledge Management&#.

Goollery Offers Art Based on Google Applications

Portals and KM

Under maps, there is Ohio Piano. There are 88 counties in Ohio and 88 keys on a keyboard. With Ohio Piano, the state map is turned into a piano that you can play with two pre-programmed melodies. Goollery is an online gallery of Google-related projects from people around the world. There are a number of categories: Google Brand, Search, Maps, Earth, Image Search Chrome, SketchUp, Translate, Android, and YouTube. Within each category there is a variety of projects.

Blog>> Columbus Courier Call

Green Chameleon

I’m going to be speaking on professionalism in KM at the iCKM Conference in Columbus Ohio next week. Give me a shout if you are going to be there and would like to meet, and especially if you want me to bring along postage-free copies of my Taxonomy Book , the KM Method Cards , the KM Approaches Methods and Tools book , or the iKMS KM Competency Framework ! Goodness, when did KM stop being about intangibles

Subprime Mortgage Flows into Goldman Sachs

TNT - The Network Thinker

Using our InFlow social network analysis software we linked the failed/foreclosed mortgages from Cleveland, Ohio that ended up in investment vehicles sold by Goldman Sachs. The map below shows only those failed mortgages originating from Northeast Ohio. On April 16, 2010 the U.S.

How to Create Live Maps of Conference Connections

Partnering Resources

Maya was recently engaged to speak at the Annual Convention of the Ohio Association of County Boards for Developmental Disabilities ( OACB ). Every county in Ohio has a board that funds and oversees services for people with developmental disabilities.

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Here's a way to start the Peace Talks: See MetroPAL.IS.

Endless Knots

  I don't think I've ever before recommended that anyone drive to Columbus, Ohio, to see a video.

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Entrepreneurial Networks

TNT - The Network Thinker

Entrepreneurs for Sustainability[E4S] is a NE Ohio network of entrepreneurs and change agents from business, government, academia and non-profit sectors who are implementing sustainability principles.

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December Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Marys City Schools In Ohio, Verizon Wireless And GoKnow! Marys City Schools In Ohio, Verizon Wireless And GoKnow! Best of Mobile Learning December 1, 2009 to December 31, 2009 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

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FSLT13 – What is learning?

Jenny Connected

Columbus, Ohio: Charles E. FSLT13 has started this week, and today George Roberts, Marion Waite and Elizabeth Lovegrove ran the first live session in Blackboard Collaborate (View the recorded session here ).

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Differences are real; divisiveness is a choice

Chris Corrigan

I’m on the road, currently in Columbus Ohio, working my way through a two week road trip that has taken me to Ontario to visit family and to New Brunswick where I was part of a remarkable hosting team for the Art of Hosting Working Across Divides.

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Four-year tuition-free scholarships to the new Antioch -- pass it along

Endless Knots

The purchase includes the beautiful and historic 1200-acre campus in Yellow Springs, Ohio, one of the largest pieces of educational real estate in the country.

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100+ Tried & True Problem-Solving Tools

Partnering Resources

The image above shows four scenarios developed for the Northeast Ohio Sustainable Communities Consortium. Too many leaders choose the wrong tool for the problem at hand. Our infographic, “ What’s Your Problem ,” explains the four different types of problems leaders face.

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Joitske Hulsebosch

In Intermediair, a Dutch magazine, I read about the research of the University of Ohio with 18 different types of lizards. This beautiful picture is taken by Pandiyan.

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Fireside Chat with Ed & Valdis

TNT - The Network Thinker

Valdis uses social network analysis and some simple data mining to derive the network of collaboration opportunities below from the list of 350 NE Ohio advanced energy companies above.

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Case study EPA: (Net-)Mapping Your Way to Action ( by Paul Boos)

Net-Map Toolbox

You might need more than this to navigate hierarchical sensibilities (picture by Calsidyrose, flickr).

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Applying indigenous wisdom to systemic challenges

Chris Corrigan

Just announced the summer programs at the ALIA Leadership Institute in Columbus, Ohio this summer. I’m thrilled to be back on the faculty at the Institute teaching with Luana Busby-Neff from Hawaii, Pawa Haiyupis from Ahousaht and Tim Merry from Nova Scotia. We’ll be continuing our collective inquiry about applying indigenous world views to systemic challenges together.

Not just one kind of learning

Learning Alliances

I learned to cuss in a complicated world: my parents were very straight-laced medical missionaries from Ohio but we lived next to a slum in Puerto Rico so that by age 5 I was claiming to my mother that in Spanish I was the linguistic authority on what was a cuss word and what not.

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Diebold on Re-Imagining Effective Work: Executives Don’t Have to Work Out of Head Office

Michael Sampson - Currents

Diebold , an ATM manufacturer, features in a recent profile in Bloomberg BusinessWeek for its approach to finding and hiring senior executives: Unlike a typical chief executive officer, Diebold CEO Andy Mattes can’t just stroll down the hall at his company’s headquarters in Canton, Ohio, to confer with his top executives over coffee.

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Operation Air Ball

TNT - The Network Thinker

The Cuyahoga County corruption scandal in NE Ohio continues forward with tentacles reaching into various suburbs surrounding Cleveland. The FBI has named their project "Operation Air Ball" -- no one quite knows why this basketball term, for a very bad shot, was chosen.

Blog>> Professionalism in Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon

Yesterday I keynoted at iCKM in Columbus Ohio on “Accountability, Professionalism and Performance in Knowledge Management&#. I drew a fairly bleak conclusion on all three elements as they are inextricably linked: Accountability – there is none. Professionalism – we don’t know what it means. Performance – we don’t know what it would look like. Ed Dale has done a pretty good job of summarising my main points. Here are the session slides.

Social Networks: 1 Political Machine: 0

TNT - The Network Thinker

I am a Democrat (former Republican) in a very red district in southwestern Ohio. Our party is small and insulated in southwestern Ohio and I'm afraid it will stay that way if we rely too much on cold-calls to strangers." The first U.S.

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Surface Pro 4 vs. iPad Pro – One Person’s Decision Experience

Michael Sampson - Currents

March 6, 3.32pm (Apple Store, Eton Village, Ohio). Chris was recently looking for a digital tablet to enable him to return to a paper-free workflow; like a few of us a decade or so ago, he used a Tablet PC with stylus. For 2016, Chris did all the right things and asked his friends for their input and direction, and made a decision conceptually to go for the Surface Pro 4 – which is a fantastic device (and which is on my list too). March 1, 9.08am on Facebook.

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I Know It When I See It (Anchoring Bias)

Evolving Web

Ohio 378 U.S. “I shall not today attempt further to define the kinds of material I understand to be embraced within ["hard-core pornography"]; and perhaps I could never succeed in intelligibly doing so. But I know it when I see it, and the motion picture involved in this case is not that.”.

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Summer of Change: Peter Block

Hildy Gottlieb

The thread that runs through all of Peter’s work is the theme of creating communities that work for all of us, whether those communities are workplaces, neighborhoods, or Peter’s own home community of Cincinnati, Ohio.

Visualizing Indictments

TNT - The Network Thinker

The FBI and the Department of Justice have now released three indictments in the ongoing investigation of corruption in the Cuyahoga County Government Offices in NE Ohio.

A calendar of seasons for my time and place

Chris Corrigan

The rest of North America is locked into a cold freeze, and next week I’ll be tasting a bit of it with a two week trip to New Brunswick, Ohio and Ontario. It’s a beautiful day on the south coast of British Columbia.

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Headlines for Dummies: Facebook Dumbs You Down

Portals and KM

They refer to a study from Ohio State University but do not give much detail. Said Aryn Karpinski, the researcher at Ohio State who quizzed 219 students for his study (apparently about their grades and whether they use Facebook), said “It is the equivalent of the difference between getting an A and a B.” Yesterday I wrote about the CNN article, Scientists warn of Twitter dangers.

Driving Through Hurricane Sandy To New Orleans

Portals and KM

I drove diagonally across the whole state of Ohio from Cleveland to Cincinnati. There was snow on the ground in mid-state Ohio but not on the road as I went through, only rain. Hurricane Sandy was a storm of huge proportions. I feel for those who suffered losses from its arrival.

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Flipping for Felonies

TNT - The Network Thinker

At the grassroots in Cleveland, Ohio we see real estate "flippers" who buy bank-owned and other low price property, often at less than $10,000. The mortgage meltdown was brought on by fraud and corruption at all levels.

Mapping Political Corruption

TNT - The Network Thinker

Cleveland and NE Ohio have a big corruption story brewing. The local newspaper, The Plain Dealer , is reporting the corruption story while at the same time it is in the process of downsizing.

Social Media in Intl. Dev: Sarah Blackmun

Nancy White

Blackmun-Eskow earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Ohio Wesleyan University and a Master of Arts degree from Bowling Green University. Next in the series of podcasts (previous podcasts linked below) is Sarah Blackmun of the Pangaea Network. Sarah is another long time online colleague and friend from the late 90’s who also seems to connect with others in my network (especially around her studies at the Fielding Institute where we both have a lot of mutual friends.

Bloggers and Innovators

TNT - The Network Thinker

In early 2005 we took at look at two networks in NE Ohio. 1) Bloggers and 2) Innovators. Our initial goal was to map these communities -- to see who was in them, and who played the role of Connector and Maven. Connectors and Mavens come from Malcolm Gladwell's book, The Tipping Point.

The Promise and Peril of Internal Social Media (William Amurgis, American Electric Power) #intranets2012 #socbiz @wamurgis

Michael Sampson - Currents

HQ is in Ohio. William is from American Electric Power. This is his first trip below the equator. He's come down with his wife and children. American Electric Power - one of the largest power utilities in the US. Has a presence in 11 states. 19,000 employees. Serves 5.3 million customers. William is keen to make his session interactive. Has invited feedback and questions throughout his session. Key points: - (Act 1) the psychological groundwork. -. the intranet is built in-house.

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Mobile Learning # 6: Six key m-learning resources

e-Moderation Station

Schools in St Marys City in Ohio, USA, have been using mlearning in a series of pilot projects. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook. Add this to Google Reader. Email this to a friend? How do you feel about housework? Personally, I’m not a big fan.

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Notes from the Opening General Session at IBM Connect 2013

Michael Sampson - Currents

IBM is working with Ohio State University to develop new analytics curricula. In Orlando at the Walt Disney World Dolphin, IBM is kicking off the Opening General Session for IBM Connect. Some notes : - The opening band is They Might Be Giants. This is the earliest performance they have ever given. One band member said, "It's exciting to even be awake. It's a dream.". The Rise of Social Business, Alistair Rennie (General Manager, Social Business).

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Principles focused evaluation and racial equity

Chris Corrigan

I was happy to be able to spend a short time this week at a gathering of Art of Hosting practitioners in Columbus, Ohio. People had gathered from across North America and further afield to discuss issues of racial equity in hosting and harvesting practices.

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Organising Knowledge>> What Are We?

Green Chameleon

It doesn’t even matter what’s correct anymore (well, it does to me, but I’m not about to spend my days stopping people from tagging a map of Botswana with the word “Ohio.&# ) While I’ll never agree with David Weinberger’s assertion that “everything is miscellaneous&# (a taxonomist’s least-favorite word), I will assert that the days of the traditional, definitive, and single-hierarchy taxonomy are long behind us.

OSNA - Open Source Network Analysis

TNT - The Network Thinker

Internet Industry Partnerships Political Book Patterns 9-11 Hijackers Mideast Conflict Academic Co-authorships Economic Development Community in NE Ohio With SNA tools getting easier to use and more available to non-experts we will see more "open source intelligence".

June Holley

John Tropea - Delicious Network

WIth others in Appalachian Ohio, she began a stream of experimentation to discover how to encourage many more people to start and then expand businesses. June Holley Innovation, Collaboration and Networks Networkweaving Home June Holley Jack Ricchiuto Valdis Krebs Send June an email. Read and comment on our blog. June Holley Network Weaver "Networks are a field of potential for action" June has been weaving economic and community networks for almost 20 years.

Don’t start blaming the neighbours


Now things have quietened down a bit, what can we say about the questioning of neighbourliness around 2207 Seymour Ave in Cleveland Ohio ? Don’t blame the neighbours; avoid knee-jerk conjuring of halcyon historic community; and take mental health more seriously.

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