Kaizen Camp: Seattle 2012

Evolving Web

Following last year’s excellent “Seattle Lean Camp ,” we are now nearing Kaizen Camp: Seattle 2012. (We We did have a name change, so as not to confuse us with another set of camps with the same name.) Kaizen Camp is July 24-25, again at the beautiful Center for Urban Horticulture.

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My Harvest from a Half Day at Seattle #Kaizencamp

Full Circle Associates

Thanks to a serendipitous conversation with friends im Benson ( @ourfounder ), Tonianne DeMaria Barry ( @sprezzatura ), I was able to pop in for 1/4 of the Seattle #KaizenCamp.

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Visiting Seattle's Zoo

Portals and KM

Seattle has a wonderful zoo. Here are a selection of photos of the inhabitants. 

Kaizen Camp: Seattle 2012

Evolving Web

Following last year’s excellent “Seattle Lean Camp ”, we are now nearing Kaizen Camp: Seattle 2012. (We We did have a name change, so as not to confuse us with another set of camps with the same name.) This year, Kaizen Camp is the July 24-25.

Images from Seattle's Central District

Portals and KM

The Central District is an interesting area within Seattle and I sepnt a few weeks there in August. Historically, the Central District has been one of Seattle's most racially and ethnically diverse neighborhoods and is the center of Seattle's black community. 

Images from Downtown Seattle, Washington

Portals and KM

Here is Seattle, Washington in August, the ideal time to visit a great city. This is the first in a series on the area. 

Images from the Seattle Art Museum

Portals and KM

I spent some good time at the Seattle Art Museum. Here are some of my favorites.                                           

Workshop in Seattle

Michael Sampson - Currents

I've been working with a client in Seattle on user adoption for a SharePoint-based team collaboration application over the past two days (using the User Adoption In-House Workshop as the basis). I've really enjoyed being in Seattle, and the opportunity to work with the specific client. Tomorrow (Thursday) I have meetings in Seattle, and will then be heading to California on Thursday night for a couple of days, before heading across to Atlanta for Share 2012.

Images from Wallingford and Fremont, Seattle

Portals and KM

I am now back in Seattle for a few weeks. Here are some images from two of my favorite neighborhoods in Seattle, Wallingford and the adjoining Fremont. They are full of arts and crafts homes and Fremont borders Lake Union and has the Gas Works Park on the shores. The 

Images from Volunteer Park Seattle, Washington

Portals and KM

 Volunteer Park is home to the  Volunteer Park Conservatory  and the  Seattle Asian Art Museum. Volunteer Park is a wonderful place located at 1247 15th Ave E.

Monday Video: Seattle Music

Nancy White

And now a post just for the pure pleasure of music, from the folks at SeattleMagazine. via YouTube – Broadcast Yourself. Monday videos love

Images of a Market In Seattle's Central District

Portals and KM

I was struck by the products and produce offered in a grocery store in Seattle's Central District. I always enjoy exploring grocery stores when I travel. Here is some of what I found. I wish I was there long enough to enjoy everything. 

Perspectives on Social Media – Seattle July 8th | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Then consider stopping by the Social Media Event at ZAAZ Seattle July 8th.

Seeds of Compassion Begins in Seattle | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

An auspicious start for Seeds of Compassion , a 5-Day Gathering in Seattle with his Holiness, the Dalai Lama and a huge community of people who care about the role of compassion in the lives of children.

Unpresenting With Heather Gold in Seattle

Nancy White

In April, the amazing, wonderful and talented Heather Gold came to Seattle and ran one of her “unpresenting&# workshops for us. You may notice the uptick in blogging. I have such a queue of draft blog posts that I resolved to start getting them out. While I was still raw from the death of my dad, I was still able to absorb some of her wonderful advice, mostly captured with some sketchnotes.

The McKee family is Seattle bound!

Community Guy

That’s right, after 6 years in Dallas, our family is moving to Seattle! We’re pretty dang excited, both to be Seattle area residents and to get this damn moving stuff completed. Oh, and of course to be a member of Social Media Club Seattle and SEALUG !

Seattle Lean Coffee Kicks Off!

Evolving Web

Do you get excited about limiting WIP , visualizing workflow , and self-organizing teams ? Would you like to meet others like yourself and learn even more about Lean? Then join us every Wednesday morning for an interdisciplinary look at all things Lean, Kanban, Six Sigma, TPS, or Personal Kanban even. With your hosts Jeremy Lightsmith and Jim Benson. You should come if you : have heard about Lean and want to know more.

Coming Up Over the Next Two Weeks - Seattle and Atlanta

Michael Sampson - Currents

There are two specific reasons for my visit to the US: - a private user adoption workshop with a client in Seattle. - I've been quiet here for the past 10 days, because I've been completing the final preparation for my trip to the United States, which starts on Monday. (I I have also been working on a couple of posts for The Smarter Office blog, but they haven't been published yet.) When I get to the United States and into the flow of my schedule, my blogging here will pick up.

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Engineers without Fears

Seattle was spent in the awesome company of Nancy White and her kin. Yes - as the trip continues, the title references are getting worse. Nancy has forgotten more about online community development than I will ever know. We talked about her recent trip to Ethopia, her whitepaper with Shawn & Mark, the forthcoming book with John D Smith & Etienne Wenger , the fantastic work of the Skillet Street Food Company. online communities nancy white

Another Free Social Media Event in Seattle July 12th | 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… Jul 02 2008 Another Free Social Media Event in Seattle July 12th Published by Nancy White at 5:26 am under events , social media It seems there are some other cool “social media&# happenings in Seattle so I thought I should also pass this one along – happening July 12th all day, plus a Mashable party in the evening.

Seeds of Compassion Begins in Seattle | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

An auspicious start for Seeds of Compassion , a 5-Day Gathering in Seattle with his Holiness, the Dalai Lama and a huge community of people who care about the role of compassion in the lives of children.

Images from Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew in Volunteer Park Seattle

Portals and KM

We watched Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew in Volunteer Park as part of a Summer series they run every year. Here are the highlights of a great performance. 

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). > August 1988 – October 1989 KIRO TV, KIRO Newsradio, KSEA FM, Seattle, WA Managed $5.6

About Full Circle | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Prometheus Group , Istanbul, Turkey Public Relations Society of America, Seattle Chapter Royal Roads University, Victoria, BC Swedish Hospital and Medical Center Ultraversity UN University University of Washington Human Services Policy Center University of Washington School of Dentistry VERDICT (a research project of the VA) Washington State Department of Health Washington State Department of Social and Health Services The World Bank Share and Enjoy: This page has the following sub pages.

System dynamics in Seattle

Making Sense With Facilitated Systems

I just ordered texts for IMT 586, Information Dynamics I , in the Information School of the University of Washington , which reminds me to tell any of you at UW or within commuting distance who have been interested in system dynamics that we do plan on teaching system dynamics again this winter quarter. Registration starts November 7. If there's enough interest, we hope to teach the follow-on IMT 587 in spring 2009. If you take IMT 586 this winter, consider leaving time in your spring schedule.

KM4Dev and Bev and Etienne Wenger-Trayner – April 6-7 2017

Full Circle Associates

Then get yourself registered for a regional KM4Dev gathering here in Seattle on April 6-7. We will gather in the brand new Centilia Cultural Center at Plaza Roberto Maestas [link] , hosted by the long time Seattle institution, El Centro de la Raza. Care about communities of practice?

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What does it take to be a consultant at Ant’s Eye View?

Ant's Eyeview Blog

Consultant in Seattle or Austin (Location determined by local talent pool). Tags: AEV Blog Jobs Austin Customer Experience hiring Seattle Silicon Valley Social Business

The 10 Principles of Social Media for Education

Evolving Web

Technorati Tags: University of Lisbon , social media principles , 10 social media principles , social media for education , social media for higher education , Modus Cooperandi Blogged at Modus Cooperandi in Seattle, WA.

Global Health in Seattle: The “Proximity Advantage”

Influence

Forum One held two roundtable discussions in Seattle in the past couple of weeks on global health web communications as well as data collection, management, and dissemination. As a mid-sized city with a collection of world-class global health organizations, Seattle has a unique opportunity to leverage the power of community and our “proximity advantage” (as one participant put it) to innovate and break down obstacles to success.

Real Decisions or Reflexive Nitpicking: Distinction Bias

Evolving Web

So if you want a pie or dessert or even an awesome chicken pie – I’m sending you straight to Seattle Pie Company. Ranking Seattle Pie Company against VOLT is like ranking oxygen against drinking water. Life is a sum of all your choices. Albert Camus.

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Seattle Data for Global Health roundtable

Influence

Roundtable meetings are becoming a way of life in Seattle these days. Two weeks ago Forum One's Seattle office convened a group of Global Health web communicators and talked in depth about using social media to build connections and awareness. If you or your colleagues are interested in joining in these efforts as they unfold, contact Joe Anderson of Forum One's Seattle office. Seattle Biomedical Research Institute. Seattle Children's.

Seattle Web for Global Health Roundtable report

Influence

Last Tuesday night our friends at PATH hosted the second "Seattle Web for Global Health" Roundtable. This invitation-only events brings together folks responsible for web communications in their organizations, and there was a mix of people from organizations large and small, including the University of Washington, the Insititute for Systems Biology, Seattle Children's Hospital, the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and many more.

Three Podcasts for Personal Kanban

Evolving Web

In the Social Media Breakfast Seattle Podcast, we explored the relationships between Lean thinking and social media. Over the last few months, I've had the good fortune to be a featured guest on three different podcasts discussing Personal Kanban.

Goodbye Sweet Dad

Nancy White

I was thrilled when Mom and Dad moved to Seattle in 2009. Josephs Catholic Church , 732 18 th Ave E, Seattle, 98112. William (Bill) A. Wright. Born January 26, 1929 in San Leandro, CA; died peacefully March 24, 2011 after a short illness.

Financial Services and Social Media The Australian

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

In 2008, Twitter’s CEO Evan Williams tweeted about it being a great day in Seattle. He was blissfully ignorant that the twitterati would put two and two together and figure out that Twitter had gained funding from a Seattle venture capital company.

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Group Works

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

grateful from Seattle. Seattle participant John Inman posted. Skip to main content. Group Works. A Pattern Language for Bringing Life to Meetings and Other Gatherings. User login. Username *. Password *. Create new account Request new password.

Crowd Sourcing Saves Lives

Alchemy of Change

I’m in Seattle, so the app was less meaningful to me than someone living in, say, San Ramon, California – where it’s already been rolled out by the fire department there. When someone has a heart attack, every second counts. Speed treatment, and you save lives.

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Trying Out the Surface Pro 3

Michael Sampson - Currents

A number of corporate customers — including the Seattle Children’s Hospital, The Coca-Cola Co., “We had a big laptop replacement cycle coming and found out about the Surface Pro 3,” said Wes Wright, CIO of Seattle Children’s Hospital. ” Seattle Children’s ordered 1,000 units of the Surface Pro 3 and will replace older Dell, Hewlett-Packard and Toshiba computers.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). > August 1988 – October 1989 KIRO TV, KIRO Newsradio, KSEA FM, Seattle, WA Managed $5.6

Sharing my Birthday with ALL OF YOU | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I am turning 50 on a typical Seattle spring day – the birds are singing wildly, the tulips are waving in the morning rain and the sky is just lightening.