World of Warcraft: Terrorists and Virtual Worlds

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Homeland Security linking to new “security&# reports that rely on Australian virtual world ‘terrorism’ reports from 2 years ago. So I thought I would stop virtual fishing (Sundays are fishing days in World of Warcraft) and show you just how ludicrous this statement was.

Living in an Algorithmic World

Jenny Connected

Two recent conferences, re:publica 18 in Berlin (May 2-4) and Theorising the Web 2018 in New York (April 27 th /28 th ) have featured the influence of algorithms on today’s world.

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‘Betweenness’ : a way of being in the world

Jenny Connected

Iain McGilchrist, author of ‘The Master and his Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World’ , considers this to be one of the results of the increasing dominance of a left-hemisphere view of the world in our current civilisation.

2018 148

Short time, World Cafe to the rescue

Chris Corrigan

Instead I advised him to use a World Cafe for reflection process to produce the elements of a shared vision. World Cafe is perfect for this. Learn more about The World Cafe. Conversation Facilitation Featured World CafeHelping a friend with a design challenge today.

2018 54

Third best job in the world

Viv Mcwaters

My job – working with groups, helping them come alive, unearth their creativity and make discoveries – is the third best job in the world. The second best job in the world goes to – drum roll please – Alan Alda. And the best job in the world?

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Social Networking World Forum

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Under his guidance, imeem has become the world’s leading social music service with more than 26 million people visiting the site each month. Angela Courtin serves as SVP of Marketing, Entertainment and Content for MySpace, the world’s premiere social network.

Some World Cafe tips

Chris Corrigan

I had the great pleasure of coaching a team of folks last night who were running their first World Cafe. World Cafe is about tapping and making visible collective intelligence. Art of Harvesting Art of Hosting Design Facilitation World Cafe

2014 98

Two Leadership Rules for the Networked World

Partnering Resources

He was still living in the old world, where one person could keep up with all the decisions concerning their department. Leadership Rules for our Networked World. Today, in our flattened, hyper-paced world , leadership is no longer about commanding staff and controlling work.

2014 240

Happy 25th birthday, World Wide Web!

Making CommunitySense

” - “We look at governing the Internet in a multi-stakeholder, non-national way, but the world is still very nation-based and people are still very culture-based. community informatics topics World Wide Web Today, the Web’s been around for 25 years, hip hip hurray!

2014 141

Hello world!

Hildy Gottlieb

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing

2018 35

Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary

Elsua

A World Without Email – The Progress Report. advocating for how essential and critical email continues to be within the corporate world and how we are going to have it for plenty more decades ! And keep living those worlds without email!! .

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Hello World

Michael Sampson - Currents

It has been a while since I have written here, and the simple reason is that due to sickness in my family, I needed to take a few months away from work to care for my wife and children. I was able to complete a few short duration projects during those months, which greatly helped with cash flow, but have basically been away from the office since early September. I think we are getting there … we are not completely there yet, but definitely getting there.

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World Autism Awareness Day

Jenny Connected

Today is World Autism Awareness Day. Tagged: autism , autism awareness , autism spectrum , learning , Research , stirling university , theory , university of stirling , world autism. Research autism autism awareness autism spectrum learning stirling university theory university of stirling world autismIn the last couple of years I have found myself doing more and more work related to autism.

2012 116

Painting of Fantasy World

Portals and KM

Here is a 18" x 24" painting of a fantasy lanscape.  I   I was thinking of the art style of Beatles Yellow Submarine when I did this.

2014 151

Game Change: A Better World, WoW

21st Century Organization

In 2008, I reviewed economist and virtual world researcher Edward Castronova’s, Exodus to the Virtual World: How Online Fun is Changing Reality for Inside Knowledge Magazine. The most recognizable being World of Warcraft (WoW) and Second Life (SL).

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World Autism Awareness Day

Jenny Connected

Today is World Autism Awareness Day. Tagged: autism , autism awareness , autism spectrum , learning , Research , stirling university , theory , university of stirling , world autism. Research autism autism awareness autism spectrum learning stirling university theory university of stirling world autismIn the last couple of years I have found myself doing more and more work related to autism.

2012 100

A World Without Email – Year 3, Weeks 29 to 51 (The Email Starvation Continues…)

Elsua

And that’s essentially what I have been trying to prove for the last three years of living “ A World Without Email “; that you can be as productive as ever, if not more!, Long live “ A World Without Email “!

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Sense-making in a World Cafe

Chris Corrigan

As a process we chose to engage in a two hour World Cafe as a form of brainstorming, the results of which were to be used by the planning committee to continue their planning work. Using world cafe we explored three questions over three rounds. I was back at St.

2015 93

Connected Learning in an Open World

Jenny Connected

Here is the link to a recording of his full talk, Beyond Free – Open Learning in a Networked World and this is the Abstract for the presentation: This was the first in a series of 3 talks that Stephen is giving in London this week.

2014 186

The Micro and the Macro of the EdTech World

Jenny Connected

It seemed to me that they presented micro and macro issues being faced by the Edtech world at the moment. This year’s Association for Learning Technology Conference in Manchester, UK, focussed on Shaping the Future of Learning Together.

2015 212

Mapping the World: the INGENAES Global Symposium and Learning Exchange

Making CommunitySense

It was a wonderful meeting of minds of people from all over the world working on and passionate about the intersection of Gender, Nutrition, and Agricultural Extension. It all started with mapping the local: the Tilburg Urban Farming community.

2017 130

Mapping the World: the INGENAES Global Symposium and Learning Exchange

Making CommunitySense

It was a wonderful meeting of minds of people from all over the world working on and passionate about the intersection of Gender, Nutrition, and Agricultural Extension. It all started with mapping the local: the Tilburg Urban Farming community.

2017 130

September World Assembly Montreal Panel

Networking Action

Join me and others from around the world at the 2012 Civicus World Assembly September 3-7. This is a global gathering for civil society, donors, governments and businesses to find common solutions to the challenges facing humanity. On Thursday … Events Net Dev

2012 141

Think – About Making the World Work Better

Elsua

So how about this one: THINK, about making the world work better. . Thus we better roll our sleeves and get down to make the world work better… It would be about time, don’t you think? It’s that time of the week, almost the weekend!,

2012 219

Why Work Doesn’t Happen at Work – A World Without Meetings?

Elsua

Can you, too, live in a world without meetings? IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing A-World-Without-Email

2010 247

The Power of Networks in a Complex (Business) World

Elsua

Apparently, it’s been documented and confirmed how 90% of our bodies are made of bacteria, just like pretty much any other creature in this world.

2013 260

‘The New World’. Fact and Truth in 2017

Jenny Connected

am bearing the title ‘The New World’. This is a series of programmes examining the major forces that are changing the world around us. It tried to unpick what we mean by ‘post-truth’ and what it means to live in a ‘post-fact’ world. When did we enter this post-fact world?

2017 141

A World Without Email — Year 3, Weeks 19 to 23 (Breaking the Email Addiction)

Elsua

IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing A-World-Without-Email

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Access to a world of practice

Learning Alliances

How communities of practice give us access to observing, orienting, deciding, and acting in a world of practice. And the world changes as communities evolve. Communities of practice give us access to a practitioner’s view of which way is up and what’s up in the world.

2011 195

KM World 2014: Some Useful Workshops

Portals and KM

KM World 2014 will be held in Washington DC at the Grand Hyatt from November 4 to 7. It is great event. I used go regularly and highly recommend it to anyone interested in helping workforces perform at their maximum levels. There are many useful workshops including the ones described below. The workshop “Flexible & Agile Workstyles & Processes for the 21st Century Organization” will be held from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m on Tuesday, November 4 th. Be sure to vote that day.

2014 156

The amazing world of Facebook

Community Guy

TechCrunch recently shared the snapshot for what happens in 20 minutes on Facebook. The numbers speak for themselves, so I’ll let them do the speaking: Tagged photos: 1.3 million. Event invites sent out: 1.5 million. Wall Posts: 1.6 million. Status updates: 1.8 million. Friend requests accepted: 1.97 million. Photos uploaded: 2.7 million. Comments: 10.2 million. Messages: 4.6 million. Remember, this is just a 20 minute slice of time. Every 20 minutes this repeats. Day after day.

A World Without E-mail: One Man’s Vision of a Social Workplace – Wear Sunscreen

Elsua

Now, at this point in time, I am sure you must be thinking that I have got the job done; that I have proved it’s possible to survive in an email driven corporate world without making use of it at all and, instead, rely more heavily on social networking tools to carry out work.

World’s Largest Reading Lesson – New Orleans

Portals and KM

The New Orleans Public Library is starting a literacy campaign, Turn the Page, to make New Orleans the most literate city in the world by 2018. To bring attention to the effort, they organized the world’s largest reading lesson with about 500 kids at the main library.

2014 158

Changing the world without too much worthiness

Social Reporter

Rob Hopkins, founder of the Transition Movement, has just published a book on perhaps the most serious long-term global threats we face: climate change and the end of the age of cheap energy. There’s a powerful little promotional video too.

2013 179

Business Can’t Succeed in a World That’s Failing

Elsua

One of my favourite topics du jour is that one of the Future of Work and, more specifically, how the world of Social Networking is helping redefine it by provoking one of the most profound business transformations we have lived through in our entire history.

2012 241

World Humanitarian Day

Viv Mcwaters

From time-to-time I work on the fringes of the humanitarian world, and I’m constantly in awe of the work these people do, and where they do it. Did you know? No, I didn’t either.

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Painting of a Douglas SBD Dauntless World War Two Museum

Portals and KM

This one is hanging at the World War Two Museum in New Orleans.  Here is a 16" x 20" acrylic painting of a Douglas SBD Dauntless dive bomber.

2017 130

Happy World Environment Day: here’s how improvisation can save the world

Viv Mcwaters

So how can improv save the world? So on this World Environment Day, take a few minutes to watch this video and ponder how improv can indeed save the world! Happy World Environment Day: here’s how improvisation can save the world is a post from: vivmcwaters.com.au.

2012 188

A World Without Email – Year 3, Weeks 1 to 8 (On Email Sanity by Zen Habits)

Elsua

Of course, I’m talking about living " A World Without Email ", the initiative I started about two years and two months ago, which I still keep going about, probably for a good while now, where I decided to give up on corporate email for good, Thinking Outside the Inbox.

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My KM World 2012 Notes: Complete Listing

Portals and KM

I was pleased to be at the 2012 KM World. Knowledge managers are well positioned to lead their organizations into the social business world.   KM World 2012 Notes: Integrating Social Media Tools & Tech. KM World 2012 Notes: Facilitating Knowledge Into Action. KM World 2012 Notes: Learning & Knowledge Sharing. KM World 2012 Notes: Finding New Solutions to Wicked Problems. KM World 2012 Notes: Facilitating Knowledge Sharing.

2012 143

Google Plus – Bridging Together Too Irreconcilable Worlds

Elsua

In a fast pacing world where most of the action happens in real time it’s a pity to see how we keep missing this bridge of combining the best of both worlds.

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[Podcast] This Week in Lotus 018: A World Without Email? Or Blackberries?

Elsua

This Week in Lotus 018 – A world without email? IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Podcasting Productivity Tools Social Computing A-World-Without-Email

Can improv save the world? It can’t make it any worse!

Viv Mcwaters

The workshop will also include a Design Lab, where you can bring actual, real-world situations and issues to see how improvisation techniques might be helpful. There seems to be bad news around every corner.

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