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Visiting Madison, Wisconsin soon? Lucky you!

Viv Mcwaters

Sadly (for me, not her) she’s way over on the other side of the world in Madison, Wisconsin. Sometimes I’m asked about facilitating and what has been the most useful thing I’ve learned. The answer surprises some people. . is. . . to. . . . be. . . . . s p o n t a n e o u s. . Improvisation.

How does the ModPo MOOC enable or create a community?

Jenny Connected

I want your help in presenting to the people here about the ModPo community. How does it work? This is an interesting question.

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Cory Mason Stands Up For Working Families

Chris Corrigan

What is going on in Wisconsin is big and important. Walker’s plans. Have a listen and see what you can learn. Leadership

Blog>> $1.3 Billion Slip of Attention

Green Chameleon

billion in a default judgment after it failed to defend a claim by two Wisconsin men that the company had stolen their idea for selling purified water. Pepsico this month was ordered to pay $1.26 How fragile large companies can be. Full article here

2 New Jobs Openings & 2 New Job Seekers

Community Guy

Community Job Openings : *NEW Online Community Manager (Oshkosh, Wisconsin). Happy Groundhog Day. NEW Social Media Marketing Specialist (telecommute). Online Experience Data Analyst (Washington, DC). Learning Enthusiast/Community Manager (Washington, DC). To see all job openings : [link]. To see all candidates: [link].

CountyHealthRankings.org Gives First County-by-County Snapshot of Health in Each State

Influence

The data and content were provided by policy staff at the University of Wisconsin with support from Burness Communications. ALEXANDRIA, Va.,

Including difference to strengthen a movements

Chris Corrigan

he is abased in Madison, Wisconsin and played a key organizing role in the upheavals there in 2011 when public sector unions successfully stood up to Governer Scott Walker’s anti union agenda. Heard a great story today. One of the presenters here is Jason Sidener, who I’ve enjoyed spending a couple of hours with.

Acting resourcefully in a space of community organizing

Chris Corrigan

This past week I have been in Minnesota working with colleagues Jerry Nagel , Ginny Belden-Charles and Mandy Ellerton. It’s a zero-sum game.

Generations

Portals and KM

Alma, like many Americans (the work is decidedly US-specific) doesn't quite fit her generation -- the Lost Generation -- as she was born to Danish farmers in Wisconsin and married an immigrant Dane who shod horses. I've been touched by the Strauss and Howe theory of generations. A "turning" occurs after each cycle of four generations.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

The main so-called "battleground" states,Michigan, Ohio, Florida, Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota, have 105electoral votes between them. 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. And he wont.

News Updates (January 13, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Department of Health & Human Services, Empowered Media, CBS, Powertek, DIRECTV PanAmericana and University of Wisconsin-Madison. BlackBerry for Connections and Quickr. IBM announced the availability of Lotus Connections and Lotus Quickr clients for the BlackBerry. " More (hat tip, Stuart ). VMware Acquired Zimbra. User Adoption on SharePoint.

"Collaboration and Community" by Scott London

John Tropea - Delicious Community

As two scholars at the University of Wisconsin- Madison recently pointed out, "despite the attractiveness of the idea, most of the literature remains of an advocacy genre. While the term collaboration (and its various offshoots — collaborative leadership, community alliances, participatory problem solving, etc.) Julie A. 17, No.

Seven reasons I think "Datamasher" is so cool (and deserves your vote!)

Influence

For me, that means great satisfaction comparing the wonders of my home-town Wisconsin to our less-fortunate neighbors in Illinois. I'm very excited that our Datamasher web site is one of the three finalists in the Sunlight Foundation's " Apps for America 2 " Contest! by September 7th. So, in brief, what is Datamasher ? It's social! It's fun!

Community 2.0: Supply chain management gets new social network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Big Lots is one of the first major corporations to use this secure social network. Join Community 2.0 on Facebook! Join our Community 2.0 Community 2.0

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

The main so-called "battleground" states,Michigan, Ohio, Florida, Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota, have 105electoral votes between them. 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. And he wont.