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Blog Post: Ten questions for work that matters

David Gurteen

By David Gurteen I do love Seth Godin's blog - almost every post is short and a gem. Ten questions for work that matters. Hints: Any question that's difficult to answer deserves more thought. Credit: Ten questions for work that matters by Seth Godin. Here is a recent one. What are you doing that's difficult?

Questions from students at Vancouver Island University

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I received a flurry of questions on some articles on my website yesterday, questions from students at Vancouver Island University. So that's my first reaction to the question. How many teachers tell their students to blog without giving them examples of what good (age-appropriate) blogging looks like? Too slow!

Blog Post: What makes a powerful question?

David Gurteen

By David Gurteen In my work on Conversational Leadership I am researching and thinking about conversation and a big part of that work is about the power of questions to trigger meaningful conversations. So the question I have been asking myself is. What makes a powerful question?" What is the purpose of a question?

Why givers (often) succeed: 5 questions for Adam Grant

Dan Pink

What is one step that Pink Blog readers can take today to move a little more in the direction of becoming givers? Talent is a factor, of course.

Why givers (often) succeed: 5 questions for Adam Grant

Dan Pink

What is one step that Pink Blog readers can take today to move a little more in the direction of becoming givers? Talent is a factor, of course.

Blogging angst

Euen Semple

My friend Dave Tebbutt is wondering whether to give up his blog or not. Many of us over the years go through periods of questioning why we blog and if it is worth it. For me the biggest reason to blog is personal. So in fact I am currently making an effort to blog more often. It’s like lobbing pebbles into ponds.

How to get ahead: 5 questions for Joel Garfinkle

Dan Pink

Because his book addresses such core desires, I’ve asked Joel to answer a few questions about the book and his work as an executive coach.

6 Use Cases for Enterprise Micro-Blogging

Dan Pontefract

Imagine if she sent out a few micro-blog posts announcing she’s available for in-person fireside chats at the canteen or open gathering area.

The Soothing Effect of Blogging

Luis Suarez

It’s hard to believe, even for myself, how the last time I wrote a blog post over here was a bit over two months ago. Go figure. I doubt it.

How to find great talent: 4 questions for Bloomberg View's George.

Dan Pink

Subscribe To Blog Via RSS. In 4 questions you got to the heart of the matter and the answers are worth GOLD. Dan Pink. Contact. Video.

Be mindful, meaningful, and masterly: 3 questions for Bruce Nussbaum

Dan Pink

Because his book is so interesting, I asked him to answer a few questions for Pink Blog readers. * * *. 1. First we had IQ. Next came EQ.

Be mindful, meaningful, and masterly: 3 questions for Bruce Nussbaum

Dan Pink

Because his book is so interesting, I asked him to answer a few questions for Pink Blog readers. * * *. 1. First we had IQ. Next came EQ.

Czech Course Followup Questions

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I was asked the following questions after my presentation to CZ Course RVP_VT21 yesterday: (Elements of Coop.) In my paper ' Educational Blogging ' I point out that the first step to successful blogging is to read blogs. Finally, the question addresses the idea of a purpose of being to 'win some recognition'.

10 lessons for Giving Days, and one question: How can we make them more sustainable?

Beth Kanter

10 lessons for Giving Days, and one question: How can we make them more sustainable? This post was also published on the Knight Foundation blog.

Reclaim Blogging – On Why Your Blog Still Is Your Best Personal Branding Social Tool

Luis Suarez

One of them is my Flickr account and the other one, of course, is my blog. This blog. Well, the answer, right now, as we stand, is No.

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How to move people with two irrational questions

Dan Pink

Unless you’re a hermit in a cave somewhere (and if so, how are you reading this blog?), you’re probably in a position to influence someone in your circle – children, a significant other, your co-workers, your boss – several times a day. You probably respond with a perfectly rational question like, “Why not?” too busy). 

Questions from and for the Digital Public Library of America workshop

David Weinberger

Mainly because the Chatham House Rule was in effect, I tweeted instead of live-blogged; it’s hard to do a transcript-style live-blog when you’re not allowed to attribute words to people. Fortunately, John Palfrey, the head of the steering committee , did some high-value live-blogging, which you can find here: 1 2 3 4.

Questioning Pedagogy

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Playing skill games, blogging and being challenged, taking part in online debates, organizing people in a MMRPG, these are all not simply increasingly engaging, but increasingly challenging, educational environments. would imagine people in the field have those well in hand. The role of technology is to place learners into these environments.

The Hows and Whys of Gamification: 4 Questions for Kevin Werbach

Dan Pink

Gamification. It’s one of the year’s top memes. Alas, like any white-hot meme, it’s often hard to sort the heat from the light.

Is your focus prevention or promotion? 5 questions for Halvorson & Higgins

Dan Pink

This is a great question, because it speaks to the whole “which is better?” Heidi Grant Halvorson and E. Some of us are red lights. ” 2. One

Is your focus prevention or promotion? 5 questions for Halvorson & Higgins

Dan Pink

This is a great question, because it speaks to the whole “which is better?” Heidi Grant Halvorson and E. Some of us are red lights. ” 2. One

Four lessons learned from 12 years of blogging

Ross Dawson

It is 12 years since I started this Trends in the Living Networks blog to accompany the launch of my book Living Networks. The original blog was on the book website, but a couple of years later I moved it to this domain, rossdawsonblog.com. So what are some of the things I have learned from 12 years of blogging? Enterprise 2.0

Blogs in Education

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

What is a Blog? blog is a personal website that contains content organized like a journal or a diary. Readers catch up with blogs by starting at the top and reading down until they encounter material they’re already read. Blogs are connected to each other to form what is commonly known as the ‘blogosphere’. Bortree, D.S.,

Back to Blogging

Doc Searls

Today is the first day in months when my first question wasn’t, “What can I do to finish (or improve) the book today?” So I can get back to all the stuff I’ve neglected in the meantime, including this: blogging. think it was twelve years ago today that I put up the first post on this blog. Here it is.

A Series of Questions

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

What is missing here is the answer to the question, "Is this all there is?" Is 'getting existentialism' now equivalent to listening to Dreyfus on tape? The second installment in my contribution to the iDC discussion. My call to arms of the previous week didn't really attract the attention of this list. Let me explain.

How to avoid being “nextflixed”: 5 questions for Saul Kaplan

Dan Pink

My pal Saul Kaplan is a self-confessed innovation junkie. ” Could you explain a little bit about what it means to be “netflixed”?

Blogging is fragmenting into multi-platform content creation – long live blogging!

Ross Dawson

First , blogs are not waning. All the major blogging platforms are growing. Mini-blogs, which sit in-between the two. No longer.

Why progress matters: 6 questions for Harvard's Teresa Amabile.

Dan Pink

Subscribe To Blog Via RSS. asked Amabile if she’d answer some questions for Pink Blog readers about her book and her insights.

The Storytelling Animal: 4 questions for Jonathan Gottschall

Dan Pink

Chances are, by the time you’ve reached this blog post, you’ve already heard dozens of stories in your day. But why? We love stories.

Are meetings a force for good?: Some questions for the authors of The Org

Dan Pink

What is one idea you’ve learned in your research that Pink Blog readers could put to work today in their careers? Dunderheaded managers.

Are meetings a force for good?: Some questions for the authors of The Org

Dan Pink

What is one idea you’ve learned in your research that Pink Blog readers could put to work today in their careers? Dunderheaded managers.

How blogging changed my life for the better

Harold Jarche

So I’m going to respond to Hugh MacLeod’s question about the importance of blogging to me. My blog keeps me connected.

January Nonprofit Blog Carnival: What Are You Doing To Be Happier, Healthier in 2016?

Beth Kanter

Jacobwith of the Fire Starters Blog offers up some terrific ways to avoid burnout that are free or low cost. What is a Nonprofit Blog Carnival?

The Storytelling Animal: 4 questions for Jonathan Gottschall

Dan Pink

Chances are, by the time you’ve reached this blog post, you’ve already heard dozens of stories in your day. But why? We love stories.

Live blogging Politics of the Internet

Doc Searls

So I’m at Micah Sifry’s Politics of the Internet class at the Kennedy School , and risk live-blogging it (taxing my multitasking abilities…). Linux for Suits – Beyond Blogging’s Black Holes | Linux Journal. The class will be blogging. Look forward to reading those blogs too. Authentic voice.

10 most popular blog posts on the living networks of 2012

Ross Dawson

Below are the most popular posts written this year on my blog. will share the list of all-time favorites another time. 1. WHAT TO TWEET.

Further explanation and answers to 6 questions on the Newspaper Extinction Timeline after one million views

Ross Dawson

That's exactly the right question, as Earl Wilkinson eloquently wrote in response to the timeline. Some of our other visuals such as our Web 2.0

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Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Is Blogging Dead?

Luis Suarez

Is blogging dead for you folks as well? When was the last time you created a blog post? Blogging is not dead! Get used to it.

In Honour of Ada Lovelace

Dan Pontefract

She was eight years old in September of 2011 and part of the reason for wanting a blog was due to starting a new school, in a new city.

Blog Post: Questioning brainstorming

David Gurteen

So I would accept and go along with brainstorming as no one else seemed to question it. So I am so pleased to see in this Newsweek article (via an interesting post by Johnnie Moore ) that people are questioning the method. There is a lot of fundamental things that we have long taken for granted that need questioning