Tue.Mar 13, 2012

Net Work Literacy

Harold Jarche

Tweet Working online is different. Few traditional jobs prepare anyone for this. How can you develop a professional network that is not dependent on a job or an employer?

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Enterprise 2.0 – A Joyful Definition

Luis Suarez

In previous blog posts I mentioned how, over the course of time, I would be putting together a bunch of articles on some of the major highlights from the recent Enterprise 2.0 Summit event that I attended in Paris by the beginning of February.

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Attractive people less shallow

Mind Hacks

I’ve just found a disappointing study from the European Journal of Psychology that found that physically attractive people are more likely to be psychologically balanced and accepting than the rest of us. The study asked 119 participants to complete the Personal Orientation Inventory, a measure of psychological characteristics such as self-acceptance, spontaneity and self-actualisation , while a photo of each was also rated on physical attractiveness by a six person panel.

Ten years from now: What we will do, have, and not have

Ross Dawson

This morning I appeared on Channel 7′s The Morning Show talking about the world 10 years from now. A few of the things I mentioned in the interview include: Customised medicines : Doctors will use our DNA profiles to create a drug specifically for us. Thought interfaces : We will be able to control our computers (to a limited degree) with our thoughts, and some will choose to get implants to do it better.

Where is the study of what we do?

Mark Oehlert

Let me caveat this whole thing by saying this isn't a rant (well not entirely) but really a plea for conversation (more on Conversations coming soon). Like many, I've traveled an odd path to get where I am today. My undergraduate degree is in business/management.

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Americans are so far behind: Part II

Nine Shift

So here's the answers to yesterday's posting. 1.The opposition to the high speed train comes not from car people, no one wants cars. The opposition comes from people who just want the regular current train service. This is trains vs. trains, not cars vs. trains.

Grantmakers for Effective Organizations Conference: What have you learned, Dorothy?

Beth Kanter

Note from Beth: I’m hosting a small army of guest bloggers, grantmakers, who are attending the GeoFunders National Conference taking place this week in Seattle. The GEO community is united by a common drive to challenge the norm in pursuit of better results.

Martin Weller #EDGEX2012 Mindmap

Clark Quinn

Martin Weller talked about digital scholarship. social strategy