Flat Army: Chapter 7 Overview

Dan Pontefract

It has to do with networks, consumption, contribution and CARE. Related Posts: Flat Army: Chapter 6 Overview Flat Army: Chapter 5 Overview Flat Army: Chapter 4 Overview Flat Army: Chapter 3 Overview Flat Army: Chapter 2 Overview.

Launch of updated AHT Group Business Model Overview

Ross Dawson

In February 2011 we launched a Business Model Overview of AHT Group. Rather than including all of our activities on the visual, we have covered these in a separate Strategic Overview document. It was created to help me and others to understand the scope of what we are doing.

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Strategic overview of AHT Group: sharing our ventures, projects, and enablers

Trends in the Living Networks

Two years ago I shared our AHT Group Business Model Overview and a year later I published our 2012 Priorities , and found sharing these useful for ourselves and for others. I will extend this overview soon with an updated visualization of our business model.

Mind and brain science: an instant overview

Mind Hacks

A new online tool called brainSCANr visually summarises the psychology and neuroscience literature to give you a network overview of which are the terms most connected to the target concept in scientific publications.

My Network is my Net Worth – Part II

Dan Pontefract

Several moons ago I wrote about the power of your network. Good things will come from your network if you do. Related Posts: Flat Army: Chapter 7 Overview Flat Army: Chapter 5 Overview Flat Army: Chapter 6 Overview flat army book Flat Army: Chapter 2 Overview.

Digital Learning Research Network (dLRN)

George Siemens

I’m happy to announce the formation of the digital Learning Research Network (dLRN), funded by a $1.6m From a broad overview, the goal of the grant is to improve the depth and quality of research in digital learning. A second aspect of innovation for this grant will result in the development of a network of partner universities who are focused on increasing participation from sectors of society that currently are not entering higher education.

network learning cities

Harold Jarche

The network form, the fourth to mature, serves to connect dispersed groups and individuals so that they may coordinate and act conjointly. ” — Overview of social evolution (past, present, and future) in TIMN terms , David Ronfeldt. ” The Network Era.

It’s all about networks

Harold Jarche

It’s all about networks. Understanding networks that is. It’s the network : Thinking like a node in a network and not as a position in a hierarchy is the first mental shift that’s required to move to a collaborative enterprise.

Knowledge, Networks and Nations

George Siemens

The Royal Society has published an outstanding report on Knowledge, Networks and Nations (.pdf). If you want to get a broad overview of science and research globally, this is a must-read report Religion, economics, and science are global entities. To explore what is happening in these three domains provides greater insight into global trends than the aspirations, intentions, or policies of any particular country.

Digital Learning Research Network Conference 2016

George Siemens

As part of the Digital Learning Research Network, we held our first conference at Stanford last year. We have updated our dLRN research website with the current projects and related partners …in case you’d like an overview of the type of research being conducted and that will be presented at #dLRN16. The conference focused on making sense of higher education.

Living Networks – Chapter 10: Liberating Individuals – Network Strategy for Free Agents

Trends in the Living Networks

Download Chapter 10 of Living Networks on Liberating Individuals. Every chapter of Living Networks is being released on this blog as a free download, together with commentary and updated perspectives since its original publication in 2002. Network Strategy for Free Agents.

A Distributed Content Addressable Network for Open Educational Resources

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The open internet thrived in the age of social networks, online classrooms, and massive open online courses. For the World Wide Web, many of these challenges are addressed with Content Distribution Networks (CDN). Troncoso, Isaakidis, Danezis & Halpin, Harry, 2017) These are called ‘peers’ and the system as a whole is called a ‘peer-to-peer’ (P2P) network.

[2b2k] The commoditizing and networking of facts

David Weinberger

This means that the machine can provide it in different languages, use it to create overviews of such data, like lists or charts, or answer questions that can hardly be answered automatically today. On the other hand, because Wikidata is doing this commoditizing in a networked space, its facts are themselves links — “referenceable facts” are both facts that can be referenced, and simultaneously facts that come with links to their own references.

[nextweb] Marc Smith on the shape of networks

David Weinberger

This is a very bare overview of Marc Smith’s talk at The NextWeb [twitter: thenextwebEurope ]. See some at NodeXLGraphGallery.org , “the Flickr for networks.” ” Social network maps show you who are the key influencers, what are the subgroups, and, crucially, who bridges the divides. The network of people talking about tax policy is very divide,d as opposed to a community of friends. You can see the Twitter network for The Next Web here

Learning as a Network

Harold Jarche

Mohamed Amine Chatti extends the framework on personal knowledge networks with his post on Learning as a Network (follow link for graphic): The Learning as a Network (LaaN) perspective draws together some of the concepts behind double-loop learning and connectivism. It starts from the learner and views learning as the continuous creation of a personal knowledge network (PKN).

Social Media, Networks, and Data in Patient Healthcare Networks

Beth Kanter

This post summarizes some of the insights related to the effective use of networks and data in healthcare information and patient advocacy. Stefani gave an overview of health care technology trends and some projects that Google is working on. Click for Twitter Transcript.

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Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Social Networks and Urbanization

John Hagel

The article provides an interesting overview of social network sites and the various roles they tend to serve, especially for kids. Here’s an early typology of social network sites that I sketched out after reading the article.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Social Networks and Urbanization

John Hagel

The article provides an interesting overview of social network sites and the various roles they tend to serve, especially for kids. Here’s an early typology of social network sites that I sketched out after reading the article.

Concept video: The Future of Work

Ross Dawson

A while ago at Future Exploration Network we created the Future of Work Framework to provide a high-level overview of how the world of work is shifting. The post Concept video: The Future of Work appeared first on Trends in the Living Networks.

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Working Smarter: Corporate learning in the network era

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Overview. In the network era, learning is the work. This is the thesis of the book I’m working on. It’s not yet beta; this is alpha. Give me feedback and I’ll continue to post as I write. It is the survival skill and the key to prosperity.

Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business

Luis Suarez

Will social networking tools become our next Pandora’s Box, just like email is today for most of us? Welcome to Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking!

Using a collaborative platform for brilliant learning

Jane Hart

Present an overview of the key social features of social collaboration platforms. Social learning Social learning environments Social media platform Social networking

Networked Capacity Building: Finish Line Grantees Social Media Training

Beth Kanter

We got started with a welcome from Liane Wong who gave an overview of the program and how it fits into the grantmaking strategy that uses a networked approach. When you are building ties between nodes in a network or connections between peers, you need to build in networking time.

Video of TheNextWeb keynote on The Future of Crowds

Trends in the Living Networks

Here is a brief overview of the structure of the presentation: Crowds are the future of everything. Crowdsourcing Future of business Future of humanity Future of media Future of work Global economy Government Keynote speaker Reputation Social media Social networks Social trends

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Crowdfunding creates a new layer of capital markets and new layers of value

Trends in the Living Networks

Yesterday ABC News featured a story on crowdfunding , providing a quick overview of the space for a broad audience. The post Crowdfunding creates a new layer of capital markets and new layers of value appeared first on Trends in the Living Networks.

Keynote: Social Media in Fashion Retailing

Trends in the Living Networks

The presentation covers three domains: The Social Landscape : A quick overview of the role of Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Tumblr in fashion retailing. Influence Social media Social networks Twitter Web 2.0

Social Media Strategy Framework: Explanation and guide

Trends in the Living Networks

It simply provides a high-level overview of the framework, but for many people it will probabl ybe more useful to watch the video than spend time looking at the diagram. Social media Social networks Web 2.0

Free Webinar 1/8: Leveraging Social Media to Engage and Inspire Your Alumni Network

Beth Kanter

I’m honored to be part of the Schusterman Philanthropic Network and Jim Joseph Foundation for #NetTalks , a free, five-part webinar series for Jewish professionals who want to tap into the power and potential of alumni networks.

The Next Generation of Networked Social Change: Embracing the Share Economy

Beth Kanter

Earlier this week, a mixed crowd of entrepreneurs, investors, start ups, nonprofits, social activists, and others came together for the inaugural conference on Catalyzing the Sharing Economy defined as the use of networked, mobile, information technology to share goods and services. Think AirBNB and Uber, but it is much more than that. One of the key priorities of the #sharingeconomy #2014SHARE @peers @SOCAPmarkets pic.twitter.com/yzOYcIclm8. Meal Sharing (@MealSharing) May 13, 2014.

Themes of the day: Consumerization of IT, Crowdsourcing for small business, Crowdsourcing in PR

Trends in the Living Networks

I first provided an overview of the space, drawing on our Crowdsourcing Landscape , then provided a highly condensed version of the recommendations from Getting Results From Crowds on how to use service marketplaces. During the night my time I presented to Ketchum PR’s Global Media Network on Tapping the Power of Crowdsourcing for PR. Future of work Keynote speaker SME Technology Social media Social networks Uncategorized Web 2.0

Come experience Crowd Business Models Summit in San Francisco on October 22

Trends in the Living Networks

My book Getting Results From Crowds was designed as a highly practical overview of how to create value using crowdsourcing. Crowdsourcing Entrepreneurship Future of business Social networks UncategorizedHowever the last section on Crowd Business Models is perhaps where my deepest interests lie, and is one of the most important issues in the crowd space. Business models are increasingly based on crowds, so we need to understand how to make them work.

the FLAT ARMY cheat sheet

Dan Pontefract

This is coupled by the need to build out both your direct personal and professional network. Are you looking for a little insight into the 90,000 word version of my new book Flat Army: Creating a Connected and Engaged Organization ? Perhaps a ‘ try before you buy’ approach? Fair enough.

Advancing Social Media Measurement for Philanthropic Outcomes #sm_re

Beth Kanter

How do you measure your network to learn how to improve outcomes? I’ll be participating in the session, as part of the context setting by giving an overview of themes in my book, “ Measuring the Networked Nonprofit ,” co-author with measurement guru KD Paine.

7 Shifts: The Future of Social Media and Internal Communications

Trends in the Living Networks

Go to the report website for a full overview and executive summary. Network analysis will drive performance. For sophisticated organisations, social network analysis is the tool that offers the greatest insights into which interventions will best drive increased performance. His blog Trends in the Living Networks is ranked as on the top business blogs in the world. Future of business Social media Social networks Web 2.0

beyond civil society, governments, and markets

Harold Jarche

Three levels are better than two binary levels to govern society, but are they sufficient for a networked world? I have combined their perspectives on media with the model developed by David Ronfeldt: T+I+M+N — overview , video , original paper (1996). Binary thinking is an easy sell.

Envisioning the future of government as solution enabler

Ross Dawson

William Eggers and his team at Deloitte have distilled some excellent analysis and insights into the future of government at their Government 2020 site, which includes an overview of drivers and trends shaping government, and views on the implications across domains of government. The following slides and video provide nice high-level overviews of the work. The post Envisioning the future of government as solution enabler appeared first on Trends in the Living Networks.

PLENK 2010

Harold Jarche

Tweet I was not able to attend any of the sessions at PLENK (Personal Learning Environments & Networked Knowledge) 2010, a Massively Open Online Course (MOOC), other than the one I facilitated on personal knowledge management.

… from little acorns grow

Dave Snowden

She and I also ran a session in the afternoon using Future Backwards for a packed room of UNEP staff and their network in the afternoon. My role was also to provide an overview of complexity theory and its application to climate change.

Redesign Your Nonprofit Organization for Success in Age of Connectivity

Beth Kanter

My second book, Measuring the Networked Nonprofit , co-authored with KD Paine, will be launching in October! Expect to hear more about where to hear us speak about the book or come toast us at a book party shortly, but in the meantime you can pre-order the book now! Networked Nonprofit

Organizations, work, and learning

Harold Jarche

It is an overview of personal knowledge mastery ( PKM ). This is another post related to PKM, that focuses on 4 of the skills critical for success in the emerging network era workplace, as identified by the Institute for the Future. Organizational learning in the network era.

Making the most of Informal Learning

Jane Hart

Tomorrow I am going to be chairing an all-day event in Bristol for the eLearning Network, called Making the most of Informal Learning. Here’s a brief overview of the event: “We know how important informal learning is in the workplace, but how do we encourage it? Tweet.

Judging the best visualizations of the future: Enter the BBC What If? competition

Trends in the Living Networks

The competition overview says: We cannot change the past, but we can visualise the world of the future – the world that we want or the world we want to avoid. So, read the competition overview , let your visions of the future emerge, and capture them to share with the world.

Facilitating with Sticky Notes

Beth Kanter

Networks Training Design