Ben Taylor's Vietnam Rising

Endless Knots

Now he's written an insightful piece about Vietnam, to which he recently traveled. As a reporter, my friend Ben Taylor traveled around the world, picking up on the nuances of geopolitics, among other heady pursuits. He took very good notes. 1968 Friends

Public Policy and the Idea of the Vietnamese State: The Cultural Political Economy of Domestic Water Supply

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A Net-Map study on formal and informal water governance in Vietnam , by Nadine Reis and Peter P. Molinga Political Economy Social Network Analysis state legitimacy The state Vietnam

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

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Vietnam Blogger detained in Vietnam amid clampdown on dissent. 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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New Year non-resolutions. #ds106 #dailycreate

Jenny Connected

I will not get to see Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam, although I hope this might happen in 2015 or after. I picked up this idea from a tweet by Alan Levine - @cogdog. People having lots of fun with today’s #ds106 #dailycreate of Non-Resolutions tdc.ds106.us/tdc722/ Love one by @Downes (“the Cossack”??). What a great idea – so much more satisfying than the usual alternative of declaring resolutions which we know we will never keep.

Some lessons about capacity building in social media for development organisations in the South

Joitske Hulsebosch

Over the past half year I facilitated a social media capacity building trajectory for a group of 14 development organisations (and 2 networks) in countries like Vietnam, Mali, Bolivia etc.,

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Updated Index to Cities and Towns with Restaurant Picks – November 2015

Portals and KM

Favorite Vietnam Restaurants in Oklahoma City. I have now provided restaurant picks by friends for an increasing number of cities and towns. I also do a few myself. This blog post serves as an index to them with links for easy access. I will continue to update this index as I add more places.

Working with the United Nations

Evolving Web

2010 Human Development Report for Vietnam United Nations Development Programme - Hanoi, Vietnam Over the past two decades, with the rise of globalization, Vietnam has experienced unprecedented economic growth. With one of the fastest-growing economies in the world, Vietnam has graduated to a mid-tier economic power. For this nation in transition, the current global economic downturn has left Vietnam with both options and opportunities.

Some Great Vietnamese Restaurants in New Orleans

Portals and KM

            Namese  describes itself as “Bridging The Gap Between The Markets of Vietnam & The Streets of New Orleans. New Orleans has a large Vietnamese community. As a result we are blessed with many Vietnamese restaurants.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Hes a Vietnam Warvet and the descendant of F Scott Key, who wrote the US nationalanthem. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. June 12, 2007 Slideshare I m starting to upload my PowerPoint presentations from variousconferences to Slideshare, "the YouTube for PowerPoint".

Reza Speaks at London's Frontline Club

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Here is another prior event at the front Line that I found interesting - Philip Jones Griffiths: Vietnam Trilogy I posted a review of Reza's War and Peace book. Earlier this month, he spoke at the Frontline Club , 13 Norfolk Place London Tel: +44 (0)20 7479 895. The live discussion is available below. Thanks to Grahmam Holliday for alerting me about this event and the link.

Updated Index to Cities and Towns with Restaurant Picks ??? August 2014

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Favorite Vietnam Restaurants in Oklahoma City. I have now provided restaurant picks by friends for an increasing number of cities and towns. I also do a few myself. This blog post serves as an index to them with links for easy access. I will continue to update this index as I add more places. It is past time to update it as I last posted the index on May 2010. Why do I write about restaurant picks by friends when Zagat and other places have plenty of reviews for most cities?

Updated Index to Cities and Towns with Restaurant Picks - January 09

Portals and KM

Favorite Vietnam Restaurants in Oklahoma City. I have now provided restaurant picks by friends for an increasing number of cities and towns. I also do a few myself. This blog post serves as an index to them with links for easy access. I will continue to update this index as I add more places. It was time to update it as I last posted the index on June 08. Why do I write about restaurant picks by friends when Zagat and other places have plenty of reviews for most cities?

The Trouble With Stories

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The ending of the Vietnam War. image from Justin Bale’s OWS archive . W e hold stories dear to our heart. Some even believe “ stories are all we are “ I love stories.

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Beginning my ISS Fellowship in Australia

Full Circle Associates

I was able to sit in and observe Arthur at work teaching at the Business school on organizational leadership to leaders from Vietnam.

No, You Can't Pick My Brain. It Costs Too Much - Forbes

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And in neither case were any of the free loaders at the store, or in Vietnam or Iraq asking if they could pick up the costs for the gear or experience. Business. Autos. Energy. Logistics & Transportation. Media & Entertainment. Pharma & Healthcare. Retail. SportsMoney. Strategies & Solutions. Wall Street. Washington. The Business Of College Football. Investing. Advisor Network. Bonds. Commodities & Currencies. International. Intelligent Investing. Markets. Mutual Funds. Options.

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Roland Merullo: Importing common sense from Cuba

Endless Knots

Americans in Vietnam, and 40 years later you can bring home just about.

The Democracy Project

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my sketch of the ‘camps’ of political and philosophical movements of the 21st century; elaborated on here.

The Casuarina Project: Community Leadership 10 years on

Viv Mcwaters

And don’t even start me on the time I returned from Vietnam with bronchitis and was quarantined because it might have been SARS , hence unable to facilitate the important opening weekend.

Social Graph: Concepts and Issues

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

So, youve better not be against Hitler in 1943, against the Vietnam war in the 60:s, a free thinker in China or North Korea today, a squatter, against the war in Iraq, have a friend of a friend who is suspected of Al Quaida sympathies or redhaired or know someone who attended a certain meeting or.

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The Persuasion 71

Endless Knots

He’d received notice that morning to report the following week for active duty in Vietnam. It was a day like any other, up early to weed and pick, breakfast at nine, back to the fields, lunch at one, a drive into town for supplies, dinner at seven, and while we were cleaning up, the phone rang. Red Bird, screaming words I couldn’t make sense of. I heard “Ernest” and “draft board” and “rifle.” Birdie, calm down, slower, honey, calm down.”

Ellsberg

Engineers without Fears

The soap opera of capture and trial was easier to write than the murky history of American involvement in Vietnam. A few weeks ago, this documentary on Daniel Ellsberg was shown on Australian TV. Two moments stuck in my mind. The first is this warning that Ellsberg gave to Henry Kissinger when the latter went to work at the White House. The behaviour that Ellsberg describes is a kind of intellectual arrogance based on access to privileged information.

Developmental evaluation – some thoughts and links to facilitation

Viv Mcwaters

I also found myself delivering evaluation training to scientists in Vietnam, Philippines, and Fiji and even doing some secondary impact evaluations for Oz-Aid. If you look at the top of my blog you’ll see this.

Practical example: Communities of practice at CARE International

Joitske Hulsebosch

The article [link] talks about a pilot to create two CoPs with members from CARE offices in India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Sri Lanka. I worked with CARE from 94-97 in Mali, first in Dire, then in Macina, both location at the border of the river Niger.

Updated Index to Cities and Towns with Restaurant Picks – May 2010

Portals and KM

Favorite Vietnam Restaurants in Oklahoma City. I have now provided restaurant picks by friends for an increasing number of cities and towns. I also do a few myself. This blog post serves as an index to them with links for easy access. I will continue to update this index as I add more places. It was time to update it as I last posted the index on June 08. Why do I write about restaurant picks by friends when Zagat and other places have plenty of reviews for most cities?

Facebook: MI6 wife’s photos

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

workshops focussing on these kinds of issues to staff of Singapore, Brunei, Thailand, Malaysia and maybe Vietnam and China Governments. When people ask “ why do young people post up photos of themselves drunk and throwing up at parties?

Mortgage Crisis - all about “them� or all about “us� - Can Social Media Help?

Green Chameleon

Many must feel like many returning vets from Vietnam. How would you feel today, if you stood to lose your house and all around you the media were labeling you as stupid and deserving of being put on the street?

Audrey Niffenegger's singular moment

Endless Knots

The literary publishing world possibly made history this week when Audrey Niffenegger , the author of The Time Traveler's Wife , scored a "close to" $5 million advance for her next book, "Her Fearful Symmetry." " (Why is one title italicized, the other in quotes? According to the "rules," ital after publication, quotes before, yes?)

General Shinseki, a wargame, and the networks of hierarchy

Endless Knots

We had met as anti-Vietnam War activists in 1968 while students at Oxford University. Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki is in the news and it's not the first time he's been center stage.

The Mushroom at the End of the World

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A nna Lowenhaupt Tsing’s book The Mushroom at the End of the World is subtitled “On the possibility of life in capitalist ruins”. She’s not talking about the future, when the industrial economy has completely collapsed.

Positive Deviant and True But Useless information #change - hypergogue

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

In Vietnam, for example, a health volunteer would invite 8 to 10 mothers into her home for medicinal-food training. Simon is using Posterous to post everything online. Shouldnt you? Simon Bostock owns this site 12 subscribers hypergogue Simon Bostock Too big for twitter, not ready to blog = here. Moving along.

Links of the Quarter: March 2017

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What the Vietnam War Looked Like From the North: Astonishing photos taken by North Vietnamese photographers , often at enormous personal risk.

Links and Tweets of the Week: September 20, 2009

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300-year-old permaculture garden discovered in Vietnam. BLOG Links and Tweets of the Week: September 19, 2009. photo by colourblind. Payam Rajabi), taken not far from where I live. PREPARING FOR CIVILIZATION'S COLLAPSE.

The HBR List 2009 - How Social Networks Network Best

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For Managers For Educators For Corporate Buyers Harvard Business Review Visit Harvard Business School Harvard Business Review Harvard Business Publishing Archive/Back Issues Customer Service HBR Email Newsletters Cart Store All Products All Articles Sign In or Subscribe Now How Social Networks Network Best by Alex Pentland The humble bee has much to teach us about the flow ofinformation in our own organizations.

An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks « emergent by design

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emergent by design Home who’s the architect? An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks March 16, 2010 tags: civilization , evolution , social networks , society by Venessa Miemis This weekend I experienced a snowcrash; a moment where the seemingly disparate pieces of information floating in my head came together. A synapse fired, a new connection was made, and I was brought to a new level of consciousness, a new way of seeing the world.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

An amazing short story by Richard Ford from 2006 in the New Yorker about a man whos wifesex-husband suddenly reappears after being missing in Vietnam for 30years. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

An amazing short story by Richard Ford from 2006 in the New Yorker about a man whos wifesex-husband suddenly reappears after being missing in Vietnam for 30years. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

It" was: conformity soulless consumerism war- and hate-mongering (notably the Vietnam War) xenophobia, racism, and sexism elitism and inequity, and corporatism (then described as "the military-industrial complex"). Once we ended the War in Vietnam (which washard but not abstract) we were spent. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

xtimeline - Explore and Create Free Timelines

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He broke with Johnson over the Vietnam War, among other issues. Feedback Sign up Login xtimeline Explore Create Groups Login Email: Password: Remember me Forgot your password? 1 2 3 4 5 next Featured Timelines 90)width=90;if(this.height>90)height=90;" /> Organized Labor History 67 Events A trade union or labor union is an organization of workers.

Collaboration - Mapping the value of employee collaboration - Organization - Strategic Organization - The McKinsey Quarterly

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The McKinsey Quarterly Home McKinsey & Company McKinsey Global Institute china.mckinseyquarterly.com Help [+] Log In Register close Register Member Center The McKinsey Quarterly is the business journal of McKinsey & Company. Register now for immediate access to hundreds of articles. First time here? Read our Quarterly Basics. Forgot Password?

Competitive advantage from better interactions

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The McKinsey Quarterly Home McKinsey & Company McKinsey Global Institute china.mckinseyquarterly.com Help [+] Log In Register close Register Member Center The McKinsey Quarterly is the business journal of McKinsey & Company. Register now for immediate access to hundreds of articles. First time here? Read our Quarterly Basics. Forgot Password?