Community development

  • Sep302013
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    How did “social” get the black hat?

    “Social” as Learning, Improving and Celebrating Some time ago, I sent out invitations to join an asynchronous five-day conversation...

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  • Sep132013
    Pasang Dolma Sherpa, a world leader in climate change dialogue.
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    Women and Climate Change

    I recall a curriculum re-development meeting several years ago in which the head of Aboriginal Education held up a...

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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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  • Mar302010
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    Who’s In & Who’s Out?

    A comment by John Lebkowsky in twitter about democracy standing in line piqued my interest and led me to...

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  • Feb022010
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    Tensions Between Differentiation and Boundary Blurring

    The World Cafe is a lot like the “Blind Men and the Elephant” in that it can be viewed...

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  • Jan052010
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    Digital Habitats & Tech Stewardship

    If you are interested in communities of practice and related technologies, there is an exciting new book in print....

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  • Oct312009
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    Bridging KM and D&D

    This morning, Sandy Heierbacher of the National Coalition for Dialogue and Deliberation (NCDD) asked about my views on the...

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  • Feb122009
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    What makes a blog post/tweet valuable?

    I am working with a group of talented and respected leaders, most of whom have not worked with technologies...

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  • Feb072009
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    Knowledge Management Research in Africa

    I noticed on twitter that “elmi” was trying to assemble a list of South African KM publications. The community...

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