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How True Advertising Can Save Journalism From Drowning in a Sea of Content

Doc Searls

Journalism is in a world of hurt because it has been marginalized by a new business model that requires maximizing “content” instead.

Win A Signed Copy Of “THE PURPOSE EFFECT”

Dan Pontefract

I’m in need of being inspired. If you want to win one of seven free (and signed) copies of my latest book, THE PURPOSE EFFECT, here’s. book The Purpose Effect

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tribal values are not democratic

Harold Jarche

“— From a TIMN perspective, the reasons for ‘American exceptionalism’ lie mainly in our approach to the T form.

Silo APIs?

Clark Quinn

I was in a conversation with my colleague Charles Jennings  about organizational innovation, and one of the topics that arose was that of barriers to successful organizational function. And I think the problem is bigger. Now, separation of functions can be useful. In fact, that’s not atypical. Yet it’s problematic in human terms.

AI and Public Policy

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Throughout history, humans have both shaped and adapted to new technologies. These warning should be taken very seriously. Hype vs reality.

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Heading towards high performance

Charles Jennings

This article was initially published on the Totara website on 4th January 2017. However, we can’t even begin to think like that in today’s world.

4 myths of social learning (new article in the MWL Magazine)

Jane Hart

New article by Helen Blunden, Activate Learning Solutions. ” Read the full article here: Four myths of social learning. Social learning

Story of the Week: Protests Then and Now

Nine Shift

The huge worldwide marches had this interesting twist. Both marchers and the media were aware of the parallel with suffragette marches 100 years ago.

Blog Post: Zoom Meetings

David Gurteen

By David Gurteen I am experimenting with a potential Virtual Knowledge Cafe platform - Zoom Meetings. The experiment is confined to my local time zone right now but if all goes well I will open it up globally. Download Zoom and connect with me if you wish to play with it.). Ignore the content - just see the format :-). Large Group Conversation.

Trump's conspirators

David Weinberger

For too long, a small group in our nation’s capital has reaped the rewards of government while the people have bore the cost. Washington flourished, but the people did not share in its wealth. Politicians prospered but the jobs left and the factories closed. So said Pres. It’s not clear who he means. That’s worrisome.

New article in the MWL Magazine: An employee’s Personal Learning Space lies at the heart of MWL– not a LMS

Jane Hart

In fact trying to do so is neither practicable nor feasible. Social learning

What is Your Escape?

Nine Shift

My brilliant co-author Julie suggests that many progressives are taking up hobbies to cope with the stress of 2016 and the next few years.

Blog Post: Gurteen Knowledge Tweets: January 2017

David Gurteen

By David Gurteen Here are some of my more popular recent tweets. Take a look, if you are not a Tweeter, you will get a good idea of how I use it by browsing the list of micro-posts. Why Conversation, not Content, is King [link]. Knowledge Management Summit Indonesia 2017 - call for papers [link]. Relearning the Art of Asking Questions [link]. link].

Plain English

Euen Semple

I have often said that the biggest challenge facing senior execs who want to engage people through social media is remembering how to talk normally. We get so used to mincing our words, talking in jargon, using passive verbs, writing in the third person. And it's not just in writing. But we make it hard for ourselves. practice constantly.

Thanks to Those Feminists Who Are Not Anti-Male

Nine Shift

To be honest, I expected to find many signs and anti-male feminists at the 100,000 person march in St.

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An Historic Day in American History

Nine Shift

The best line came from our son, visiting friends and marching in New Orleans, "Only two days in office, and Trump made America great again." .

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The March Brought our Family Together

Nine Shift

The march brought our family together. Got to march with cousins, niece, sister-in-law

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NineShift: Historic Marches About 21st Century

Nine Shift

NineShift has noted both presidential candidates in 2016 were from the last century. That they did.

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Blog Post: Upcoming Knowledge Events

David Gurteen

By David Gurteen Here are some of the major KM events taking place around the world in the coming months and ones in which I am actively involved. You will find a full list on my website where you can also subscribe to both regional e-mail alerts and RSS feeds which will keep you informed of new and upcoming events. IntraTeam Event Copenhagen 2017.

Blog Post: Who should you be talking with?

David Gurteen

By David Gurteen The discussion on "What makes a powerful question?" in the Gurteen Knowledge Community group on Linkedin has pretty much wound down. But take a look if you have not already - there are some really useful insights there. And take a look at David Griffith's recent post on Do you ignite knowledge wildfires?

Trying to Explain America To the Rest of the World

Nine Shift

It's embarrassing when the BBC has to try to explain America to the rest of the world.  . Like after the mass murder of churchgoers in South Carolina last year, the BBC had to try to explain why Americans after the mass shooting were focused on a flag rather than on guns. . Embarrassing in itself to Americans. supposed to.'

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Diversity Featured in New Subway Murals

Nine Shift

Two reasons why people were smiling at the opening of the new Second Street Subway in New York this month. . First of course, the subway was opening. Second, recognition of another inevitable change in society: diversity. The artwork on the subway murals had people of different ethnic background, age and sexual preference. Another win for trains