A Slow Community Movement? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

A good community manager must be able to skip around, see patterns, scan the whole and then discern if and where to intervene in the system.

Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What gets us moving beyond our customary habits and patterns? Viv McWaters on 29 Sep 2008 at 8:48 pm Hi Nancy Synchronicity does it for me every time – wakes me up when I start seeing a pattern.

Wayne Sutton: how people use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Same pattern, methinks. Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Aug 31 2008 Wayne Sutton: how people use social media Published by Nancy White at 3:42 pm under events , social media Good quote. Now take it in the context of how people are using social media in disaster preparedness and response with Gustav.

Ask Idealware: Solutions for Tagging and Archiving a Discussion List | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

It also made me realize that this was yet another thing contributing to my recent pattern of “not getting to blogging.&# Will people go back and use the archived and tagged material, or will they follow the age old pattern of just asking again?

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Fixing the US Jobs Problem

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Last week, I wrote about the recent work of Michael Spence , professor of economics at NYU’s Stern School of Business , professor and dean emeritus at the Stanford Graduate School of Business , and the recipient of the 2001 Nobel Prize in economics. His views on these highly complex and politically charged challenges are among the most rational, pragmatic and non-ideological I have seen.

Improving the Odds of Success for Corporate Transformations

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The paper noted that “companies are dying younger because they are failing to adapt to the growing complexity of their environment. Patterns of Transformation. Patterns of transformation differ across industries.

Improving the Odds of Success for Corporate Transformations

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The paper noted that “companies are dying younger because they are failing to adapt to the growing complexity of their environment. Patterns of Transformation. Considering the increasing pace of technological change and volatility in many industries, the patterns suggest that the need for transformation is rising, while the chance of successfully achieving it is falling,” was the study’s overriding conclusion. Patterns of transformation differ across industries.

The future State?

Dave Snowden

One is on complexity and is in the main academic papers, the other is a Chatham House rules event (so what I can say is limited) on the future of governance. He references the discovery of the Jemaah Islamiyah network in 2001 , the Asian financial crisis and SARS crisis as examples.

Bring on The Live Web

Doc Searls

Yes, the “content” we make and ship is far more varied and complex than the “pages” we “authored” in 1996, when we were still guided by Tim Berners-Lee’s original vision of the Web: a world of documents connected by hyperlinks.

Tweet Clouds | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Notice any patterns?

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Red-Tails in Love: Birdwatchers as a community of practice | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

In our research of CoPs we noticed 9 general patterns of activities that characterized a community’s orientation.

Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Also, wondering if have now have some patterns looking at diagrams over a diverse range of communities?

The Future IMS Learning Design

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Conclusions: issues about efficiency, limitations of the generic approach (it gets very complex), complexity of generic serving descriptions (Symbian. Instead of trying to systematize, to sequence, a more appropriate approach is based around patterns and connections. It was started in 2001, and the main spec came out in 2003. It's very powerful, but also very complex. More blog coverage from IMS in Montreal.

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Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Also, wondering if have now have some patterns looking at diagrams over a diverse range of communities?

4 Meta Skills for Learning Professionals | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Now, if it was not a holiday here in the US and my family saying “let’s play,&# I’d extract all the great skills suggested by my colleagues and see how they patterned out across my four suggested “meta skills.&#

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Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

On the other hand, if you believe in the emergence of new patterns, complexity and the need to adapt to circumstances, then you are likely to embrace social media for development.

How I use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I figured it would be good to exercise my memory a bit and unearth some of the key stories that led me to to my social media use today, and perhaps surface some of my patterns. I had tried a few experimental project blogs with clients in early 2001 and 2002 and they did not root into the work.

Skills for Learning Professionals Part 3 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Some of the sub-skills include creating connections that are object or content centric, vs the more traditional relationship-centric mode in communities, more pattern seeking instead of linear sequencing of learning actions or activities.

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Full Circle Associates " Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity

Nancy White

Also, wondering if have now have some patterns looking at diagrams over a diverse range of communities?

Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Also, wondering if have now have some patterns looking at diagrams over a diverse range of communities?

What do we mean by engagement online? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Like a first time runner, groups “heartbeats&# have to be faster at first to build relationships, establish norms and patterns of interaction.

Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Same pattern, [.] # Andrew on 31 Aug 2008 at 4:11 pm [link] You’re missing a pretty important one.

Tracking Hurricane Gustav on Social Media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Same pattern, [.] # Andrew on 31 Aug 2008 at 4:11 pm [link] You’re missing a pretty important one.

Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Others are more global thinkers, hopping around the information seeking patterns.

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Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

For global organizations, IT tends to make the software choice without a lot of insight about field conditions and social interaction/working patterns AND are often lured to use any software offered to them free as an NGO.

A Slow Community Movement?

Nancy White

A good community manager must be able to skip around, see patterns, scan the whole and then discern if and where to intervene in the system.

Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What gets us moving beyond our customary habits and patterns? Viv McWaters on 29 Sep 2008 at 8:48 pm Hi Nancy Synchronicity does it for me every time – wakes me up when I start seeing a pattern.

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What gets us moving beyond our customary habits and patterns? Viv McWaters on 29 Sep 2008 at 8:48 pm Hi Nancy Synchronicity does it for me every time – wakes me up when I start seeing a pattern.

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What gets us moving beyond our customary habits and patterns? Viv McWaters on 29 Sep 2008 at 8:48 pm Hi Nancy Synchronicity does it for me every time – wakes me up when I start seeing a pattern.

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What gets us moving beyond our customary habits and patterns? Viv McWaters on 29 Sep 2008 at 8:48 pm Hi Nancy Synchronicity does it for me every time – wakes me up when I start seeing a pattern.

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What gets us moving beyond our customary habits and patterns? Viv McWaters on 29 Sep 2008 at 8:48 pm Hi Nancy Synchronicity does it for me every time – wakes me up when I start seeing a pattern.

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What gets us moving beyond our customary habits and patterns? Viv McWaters on 29 Sep 2008 at 8:48 pm Hi Nancy Synchronicity does it for me every time – wakes me up when I start seeing a pattern.

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What gets us moving beyond our customary habits and patterns? Viv McWaters on 29 Sep 2008 at 8:48 pm Hi Nancy Synchronicity does it for me every time – wakes me up when I start seeing a pattern.

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Experimentation: chocolate cakes and communicators | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

What gets us moving beyond our customary habits and patterns? Viv McWaters on 29 Sep 2008 at 8:48 pm Hi Nancy Synchronicity does it for me every time – wakes me up when I start seeing a pattern.

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The Girl Effect – catalyzing positive change | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

The statistics around maternal and child health paint a compelling picture that war, occupation, and the patterns that trigger them are bad for women and children. This is complex and your caution reminds us not to oversimplify it.

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Online Facilitation, Twitter, Backchannel and Keynotes | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

It is nice to see others experiencing similar patterns, reinforcing the importance of taking time to do this.

MOOC - The Resurgence of Community in Online Learning

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I had, meanwhile, been running my newsletter service for the educational technology community since 2001. Dictionary meanings and verb conjugations are, at the very best, an abstraction of the much more complex set of practices, attitudes and beliefs common among physicists. This may be as simple as translating a block of text into a picture, or as difficult as representing a complex idea in another language.

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A Slow Community Movement? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

A good community manager must be able to skip around, see patterns, scan the whole and then discern if and where to intervene in the system.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

For global organizations, IT tends to make the software choice without a lot of insight about field conditions and social interaction/working patterns AND are often lured to use any software offered to them free as an NGO.

Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Others are more global thinkers, hopping around the information seeking patterns.

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Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Others are more global thinkers, hopping around the information seeking patterns.

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The Future of Online Learning: Ten Years On

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Simple devices – from the One Laptop Per Child computer to the Asus Eee to the Nokia internet tablet to Apple’s iPhone now allow people to run complex software with very simple devices. Downes, Learning Objects: Resources for distance education worldwide, 2001) The idea that educators could assemble learning materials out of predefined components has never been abandoned. A test-only system is a coarse system of measurement for a complex achievement.

Reflecting Slowly on Slow Communities | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Thanks, Nancy – your practical ear-to-the-ground and keen sense of cultural pattern recognition is always so valuable… I too have been thinking and even writing about these ideas for a while now, in my own extremely slow, under-the-radar kind of way.

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