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“Flexible Security”: A Sensible Social Policy for our Digital Age

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Social policy will therefore have to cover the needs of not just those outside the labor market but even many inside it.  What should we do? 

Insights into effective social media policies

Ross Dawson

Social media policy is not different from HR or other policies. Here are some of the key points made during our discussion. Enterprise 2.0

How Fun and Creativity Can Shape Your Own Social Computing Guidelines and Policy

Luis Suarez

remember the day when IBM was first facing that very same issue , on whether to put together a social computing policy and guidelines or not.

International Organizations and Social Media: News, Engagement, and Social Data for Policy Change

Beth Kanter

They will be doing a variety of work tasks (not just social media and networks).   Not every student in my class is focused on the same policy issue.

A Perfect Example of a Bad Boss: A Middle School Principal

Bob Sutton

  One example:  we no longer retain students who flunk more than two major classes in grades 7 or 8.    We’re not really sure – she’s never officially discussed or even informed us of this policy change.    This boss defines lack of presence.  "  Scary, huh? Please read the rest.

Does giving teachers bonuses improve student performance.

Dan Pink

One of the hottest ideas in education policy these days is tying teacher pay to student performance on standardized tests. Dan Pink. Contact.

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The (slightly) surprising truth about family-friendly workplaces.

Dan Pink

It has had this policy for quite sometime. Comment Policy: First time comments are moderated. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter.

Corporate Social Media Policies

Tony Karrer

I've posted before a list of Corporate Policies on Web 2.0 Corporate Access that shows that a significant number of corporate policies are to shut down access to the tools. Do we have IBM or client examples of stats, use cases or any other stories that address these concerns? and is asking about a very important issue.

Sign of the day: Should you take that elevator? | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Comment Policy: First time comments are moderated. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video. Articles.

4 diverse emotionally intelligent signs | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Comment Policy: First time comments are moderated. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video. Articles.

Notes About Mobile, Digital Trends, and Social Media Leadership from Knight Digital Media Center Workshop

Beth Kanter

Mobile Organizational Culture social media policy Training Design Digital Trends. Alois Bell was a diner at AppleBee’s in St. More here.

[berkman] Karim Lakhani on disclosure policies and innovation

David Weinberger

Karim Lakhani of Harvard Business School (and a Berkman associate, and a member of the Harvard Institute for Quantititative Social Science ) is giving a talk called “How disclosure policies impact search in open innovation, atopic he has researched with Kevin Boudreau of the London Business School. NOTE: Live-blogging. Missing points.

Emotionally intelligent Tuesday ? Part 1 | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Comment Policy: First time comments are moderated. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video. Articles.

Can signs turn (road) rage into rapture? | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Comment Policy: First time comments are moderated. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video. Articles.

Emotionally intelligent signage in Green Bay Packer country | Daniel.

Dan Pink

Comment Policy: First time comments are moderated. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video. Articles.

Social media for privacy officers

Harold Jarche

The presentation includes examples and links to social media policies. Social Media (Chief Privacy Officers).

Policy Change for the Better: Eligibility Requirements for Accommodations on the SAT

Eide Neurolearning

For example the case of Jenkins vs. the National Board of Medical Examiners Although 3rd year medical student Kirk Jenkins had a nearly life-long diagnosis of dyslexia and appropriately received time accommodations for the ACT and MCAT, the National Board of Medical Examiners declined his request for accommodations. Eide Neurolearning Blog.

Emotionally intelligent magnet (and road rage antidote) | Daniel Pink

Dan Pink

Comment Policy: First time comments are moderated. Dan Pink. Contact. Follow Dan on Twitter. About Dan. Speaking Engagements. Video. Articles.

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.

transparency sets the stage for trust to develop

Harold Jarche

In the second example above, people worked together because the remuneration was transparent. Business value increases with transparency.

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Coherent Implications

Clark Quinn

For example for learning design there’s a need to track developments in fields like software engineering (e.g. strategy social

Learning is too important to be left to the professionals

Harold Jarche

Will executives continue to allow learning policy to reside in a separate department or some sub-department of HR for much longer?

Complexity and Public Administration

Dave Snowden

Thomas will be teaching our newest course - Cynefin & Policy with Tony Quinlan in Ottawa on Oct 2-3. That has changed.

How Mitt made himself the Invisible Man

David Weinberger

It took the tweetstream ( Ana Marie Cox , for example. would prefer that the campaign be about the policies that matter.

Can one really co-create with war criminals?

Adaptive Path

As an advocate of design participation in nontraditional design areas, I was glad to hear about (but bummed I didn’t attend) the Glen Cove Conference on Strategic Design and Public Policy (my former professor, Richard Buchanan, apparently participated). Tags: Interaction Design Service Design public policy strategy Provocative.

The Long Term Impact of AI on Jobs - Some Lessons from History

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The advent of automated teller machines (ATMs) in the 1970s is another, more recent example.  By 2010, there were approximately 400,000 ATMs in the US. 

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intangible value

Harold Jarche

Examples might be offering to provide political support to someone. Image: Value Network Analysis by Patti Anklam. Source: Ocean Tomo.

Talking about the Network Era

Harold Jarche

Wikileaks, Edward Snowden, Arab Spring, and the Occupy Movement are just a few recent examples. Sensemaking should drive policy.

Entrepreneurship and Job Creation

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

million left their jobs for one reason or another.  “In 2011, for example, 47.5 Our immigration policies are insane”;  . million people. 

Organizing for diversity and complexity

Harold Jarche

He gave an example of a young staff member who disagreed on a key issue with the CEO who said so publicly. The war for talent rages on.

Thoughts on privacy

Doc Searls

Clothing, for example, is a privacy technology. We have loosed three things into the digital world that we (by which I mean everybody) do not yet fully comprehend, much less deal with (through policy, tech or whatever). In some cases this respect takes the form of policy (e.g. In  Here Is New York , E.B. The end. deal with it.

Industrial disease

Harold Jarche

Company policies that try to limit information sharing, in case it may be inaccurate, further sabotage organizational learning. Complication.

How Your Organization’s CEO Can Use Social Media for Thought Leadership

Beth Kanter

Rich Huddleston Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families, is an example. Bruce Lesley, CEO of First Focus, is an example. Benefits.

Planning to Win: A Framework and Free Toolkit for Nonprofit Campaign Planning

Beth Kanter

Planning to Win framework organizes the process of campaign planning into six stages. Evaluate the Campaign Climate. Chart the Course.

The Great Decoupling of the US Economy

Andy McAfee

So far, explanations for this unhappy phenomenon include tax and policy changes, and the effects of globalization and offshoring.

An organizational knowledge-sharing framework

Harold Jarche

decision memories, which explain how the institution chose one path or policy or course of action over another. network of connections.

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Does Your Nonprofit Organization’s Culture Eat French Fries for Breakfast?

Beth Kanter

Organizations must support staffs’ self-care efforts through clearly articulate values, policies, and programs. Happy Healthy Nonprofit

Irrational? Decisions and decision making in context

Mind Hacks

The entire field of psychology of decisions missed the point. So saying that the entire field missed the point seems…odd. Reasoning

Irrational? Decisions and decision making in context

Mind Hacks

The entire field of psychology of decisions missed the point. So saying that the entire field missed the point seems…odd. Reasoning

[2b2k] 13 reasons why the Britannica failed on paper

David Weinberger

It was very slow to update — 15 editions since 1768 — even with its “continuous revision” policy. For example, underlining in it or even correcting errors via marginalia would get you thrown out of the library. In the straight-up match between paper and Web, the Encyclopedia Britannica lost. The Net scales.