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Do You Work for A Nonprofit That Promotes A Culture of Wellbeing in the Workplace?

Beth Kanter

When I shared this article on my Facebook Page , it resonated with a lot of people. Gabriela graciously agreed to share her experience.

Getting Insight from Facebook Insight Requires Sense Making Skills

Beth Kanter

Cross-cultural competency: ability to operate in different cultural settings. [link]. ”- Hal Varian, Google. How do you do it?

Using Facebook Groups for Deeper Engagement with Audience or Your Peers

Beth Kanter

Facebook had recently revamped its Groups, and it seemed like the perfect place to take the conversation for a spin. In fact, it was great.

[2b2k] Has the Internet killed our theory of medias effect on ideas and culture?

David Weinberger

…as revolution spread from Tunisia to Egypt at the start of 2011, a controversy arose about how much credit social media such as Facebook and Twitter ought to get. Does media influence have the same effects on all cultures? Heres a paragraph from the draft of the book Ive been working on. How does it happen? Of sociality?

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The Rise of the Platform Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Cloud Computing Complex Systems Economic Issues Innovation Management and Leadership Services Innovation Society and Culture Technology and Strategy

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Digital Identity - the Key to Privacy and Security in the Digital World

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Let’s illustrate how an identity system works using passports as an example.  Identity plays a major role in everyday life.  What is identity?

Face Off for Facebook?

Martijn Linssen

Business or Pleasure? - why not both Home About Contact Friday, 23 April 2010 Face Off for Facebook? Theres a lot of talk about Facebook.

We can all make TV. Now what?

Doc Searls

Now pause to dig  Facebook’s 10-year plan to build The Matrix. How long before Facebook buys Meerkat and builds it into Occulus Rift ? Broadcasting Business Culture Fun Future Gear history Ideas infrastructure Internet IoT Law Life Links Live Web music News Photography Politics privacy problems TechnologyNext… 3D.

A Growing Backlash Against the Relentless Advances in Technology?

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Examples abound, including core competencies , paradigm shift , and synergy.  . Several people have weighed in on Lepore’s article. 

Technology, Marketing and Storytelling

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Oral narratives were used by many ancient cultures as a way of passing along their traditions, beliefs and learning from generation to generation. 

Snow on the Water

Doc Searls

Here , here and here , for example.) Today the Live Web is Twitter and Facebook. On Twitter and Facebook, they tend to sink away.

Fred Wilson’s talk at LeWeb

Doc Searls

Examples… Twitter. This is an example of a tech-driven network. Small example: many people today gamily their weight loss. c) Data leakage. It’s what allows Google, Facebook and the government spy on us when we don’t want them to. Go listen. Here are my notes from the talk. Replaces the newspaper.

Transforming Nonprofit Staff Into Champions on Social

Beth Kanter

Nonprofit Examples. You can find a few more examples from the list of resources compiled by Farra Trompeter from Big Duck. Resources. 1.

Reinventing Society in the Wake of Big Data

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Most people think that big data is about what people do online, like posts on Facebook or searches on Google.  But, is it worth it? 

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Beyond GDP - Measuring Value in a Service-oriented, Information-based, Digital Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

More people than ever are using Wikipedia, Facebook, Craigslist, Pandora, Hulu and Google.  GDP is essentially a measure of production. 

Big-Bang Disruptions: The Innovator’s Dilemma in the Digital Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Examples include Skype, iTunes, the Kindle, Netflix, Facebook, Twitter, and smartphone apps like Google maps and Angry Birds.  . Complex Systems Economic Issues Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Services Innovation Smart Systems Society and Culture Technology and Strategy

Interlocutor: The Word of 2012

Dan Pontefract

collaboration communication engagement leadership organization reciprocity teams Culture interlocutor social social networkingInterlocu-what?

How Radio Can Defend the Dashboard

Doc Searls

For example, stations need URLs that are as fixed as their channels on the air. For example, give them ways to collect their own data and put it to use. Fuse is one example. Meanwhile Google and Facebook are busy snarfing up personal data and using that to sell personalized advertising. It’s an uphill battle.

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Social Business in the Age of the Customer

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Starting about a decade ago with the rise of Web 2.0 , we have seen the explosive growth of social media technologies, - e.g., blogs, wikis and podcasts, - as well as platforms like Twitter, Facebook and YouTube with hundreds of millions of users.  Many companies are still struggling with this major cultural transition. 

How Nonprofit CEOs Use Social Media (Enthusiastically) for Personal and Organizational Leadership

Beth Kanter

” Udi is just one example of nonprofit CEOs and leaders who use Twitter and other social media platforms. Organizational Culture

Technology and the Future of Media

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Three major processes are part of the media value chain:  . Unilateral.  Distributed.  As always, disruptive innovations have unintended consequences. 

Digital Technologies for 21st Century Democracy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

For example, the plenary panel I was part of included Olusegun Obasanjo , President of Nigeria from 1999 to 2007 and Alejandro Toledo , President of Peru from 2001 to 2006.  Complex Systems Economic Issues Management and Leadership Political Issues Society and CultureThese empowered citizens express lots of different opinions. 

Adjusting to Life in a Hyperconnected World

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Look, for example, at a period piece like Mad Men to see how every day behaviors like smoking in restaurants and at business meetings, drinking during the day, and interactions with women in the workplace have changed in the intervening fifty years.  But, it has not quite worked out the way some predicted back in those dot-com bubble days.

The Changing Nature of Globalization in Our Hyperconnected, Knowledge-Intensive Economy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

For example, 90% of eBay sellers export their goods to other countries, compared with an average of 25% for traditional small companies.

Reflections on Ten Years of Blogging

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Blogging Education and Talent Innovation Management and Leadership Media and Communications Society and Culture Technology and Strategy

Business Winners: Combining Scale with Agility

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Big Blue is a rare example of corporate survival: few companies last that long, and at times it didn’t look as if IBM would either.  That takes attention to innovation and agility at all levels - from the technologies that go into developing new products and delivering new services, to culture, leadership and organization. 

On manners, privacy and evolution

Doc Searls

also sense a more elevated (and perhaps evolved) comprehension of privacy (as, for example, “the right to be left alone”) in Europe than in the U.S. I am often reminded, in Europe, of the consequences of detailed records being kept of citizens’ ethnicities when WWII broke out. The EU & UK governments do that.

I Am A Corporate Floater

Dan Pontefract

You do not float; you continue to control your culture by your own myopia and fears. Should Companies Allow Facebook at Work? Please.

How the Web is being body-snatched

Doc Searls

Facebook was conceived as that. For example: Apple’s terms for iOS developers. Facebook has what they call Edgerank. Note how unevenly Facebook places warnings. “Please be careful…” they say, about clicking on a non-Facebook facebook link. Facebook’s overreach has that effect.

Shooting the Sacred Cows of OD

Dave Snowden

Not mine I picked it up on Facebook but it is a good one. The landscape of culture and attitude within the current organisation?

Pokemon Go and Nonprofits

Beth Kanter

It became an overnight viral sensation and cultural phenomena. Others are using it to lure visitors to their location. This primer helped.

Losing interest in social media: there is no there there

George Siemens

After recreating my online social network ( largely based on blogs from early 2000) in Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, and Quora, G+ was a chore. What has Twitter and Facebook done for me? Put another way, Twitter/Facebook/G+ are secondary media. Google+ was a bit of a breaking point for me. Washington faces a debt crisis.

The Networked NGO in Pakistan

Beth Kanter

The Facebook daily check-ins in-between our calls are to provide support and facilitate discussion. 3.     Create A World Fusion Curriculum.

Everyday People Are Heroes: Using Big Data to Engage New Agents of Change Online

Beth Kanter

The culture of the web has changed. Photo by CogdogBlog. Did you miss it? This is awesome news for nonprofits! Here’s how: 1. Pretty smart, huh?

Getting to Social

Harold Jarche

Even the ubiquitous Facebook changes how we react to being apart from friends. Setting the Example. From Facebook?

Mark Surman on Open Eduction and the Open Internet

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

And we lived in the media culture hegemony, and also we lived in a time of very conservative politics with a daily fear of nuclear war.

Ya, I Cry at Work. Do You?

Dan Pontefract

2008 – I made the painful decision to leave SAP and a culture, team and ‘work family’ that was very dear to me, and my heart. Who wouldn’t?

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Social Media: An Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

started using ICQ ( [link] ) for example in 1997 (My ICQ number: 1287181) well before it was acquired by AOL. RSS is to this day the technology I use to keep in touch with the network (I just channel Twitter, Facebook and other feeds through my RSS reader) and one of the major ways I keep in contact with others. need it.

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What could be more social than a real marketplace?

Doc Searls

When we say “social” these days, we mostly mean the sites and services of Facebook , Twitter, LinkedIn, Foursquare and other commercial entities. Ever tried to call customer service at Facebook? Amazon always comes up as a canonical example. Facebook Backer Launches ‘Big Data’ Fund adweek.com ).

7 Practical Tips for Engagement with a Higher Purpose On Social

Beth Kanter

Let’s look at some practical examples for engaging and connecting with your Alumni Network on social media channels. 1. Engagement

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