Fri.Sep 30, 2011

The Crisis of Meaning in the Knowledge Workforce

Luis Suarez

If you have been reading this blog for a little while now, you may remember how there have been numerous ocassions where I have discussed how I am one of those folks who doesn’t really buy into both the whole generations or digital divide arguments. Gen-Yers, Gen-Xers, Baby Boomers, etc. etc.,

3 simple tips for setting up online communities

Jane Hart

On Wednesday I spoke at the World Of Learning 2011 conference in the session on Harnessing the potential of social learning.

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Rio

Jay Cross

Yesterday I flew from San Francisco to Atlanta. Aspen trees in Colorado. …and then to Rio de Janeiro. I’m looking forward to ten days in Brasil. This city feels good. A broad beach is but a ten-minute walk from my hotel. Trees line the promenade.

Thoughts on slackers, conversations, data and networks

Harold Jarche

Tweet Here are some of the observations and insights shared via Twitter this past week. “The truth will set you free. But first, it will piss you off.” ” ~ Gloria Steinem via @sebpaquet. Slack is a good thing – by @jackvinson. It can’t hurt to repeat this over and over again. Effective operations requires open spaces to handle variation and uncertainty. Even fairly “uniform” operations, such as assembly lines and factories need white space.

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Blueprints for Networked Cocreation: 1. Intentcasting - EMERGENT.

Seb Paquet

Thanks for an inspiring post (and mention) Sebastian! In my "personal futures" research and design work (@Futureful) I'm very interested both in conscious future thinking (incl. clearly stated intents, plans, wishes) as well as unconscious future