Author archive for Alice MacGillivray

  • Aug272013
    Successful Knowledge Leadership: ARK report
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    Successful Knowledge Leadership

    Should leadership for pro football, preschool, and open source software development look the same?  Of course not.  And leadership...

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  • Apr112013
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    Do you think about boundaries?

    On April 12, I (@4KM) was guest facilitator for an online twitter chat about boundaries.  Specifically, we looked at...

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  • Jun162012
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    And the prize goes to…

    If you read my last post, you saw that we held a “twitter un-chat” as part of our efforts...

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  • Jun112012
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    June 14 twitter Un-chat: Facilitating Scheduled Online Activities

    On June 14, we will have the 4th BC Campus-hosted Online Community Enthusiasts’ Gathering. This is primarily a f2f...

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  • Jun022012
    Article

    Epistemological Integrity

    Yes, it is a weighty title, but I have searched for a term for years, and this is the...

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  • May122012
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    Resisting pressure to fragment

    Are you a systems thinker? Do you regularly encounter pressure to fragment? Do you get questions like “But what...

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  • Apr152012
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    What do you watch for?

    In organizations, we strive for specificity and certainty. Set a goal, carve into objectives, document metrics, and watch for...

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  • Oct272011
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    KM as Hierarchical?

    Yesterday I tweeted that authors of a blog post about knowledge management had managed to push my buttons. I...

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  • Aug142011
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    CoP & Projects: A Toxic mix?

    I’ve been exchanging tweets with Matthew Loxton about whether communities of practice (CoP) and projects are a good fit....

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  • Jul042011
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    Reflections on Travel in America

    I’ve spent more time in the U.S. over the last few years than in the rest of my life....

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