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The People's Science — Home — Creating a conversation between scientists and the public. Social media business model. Personal Kanban. Cultural heritage and the semantic web « Libraries, the universe and everything. Cultural heritage and the semantic web On 13th January I attended a study day at the British Museum “Cultural heritage and the semantic web “.

Cultural heritage and the semantic web « Libraries, the universe and everything

This was a fascinating and challenging day, with some excellent speakers and lots of opportunity for open discussions. I must admit I spent most of the day trying not to do a goldfish impression – there was so much to think about, and although I’ve heard expressions like ‘semantic web’ and ‘linked data’ I must admit I had a pretty vague idea of what it all actually meant. Perhaps my favourite moment of the day was when one of the afternoon speakers, Atanas Kiryakov, summarised the whole linked data thing as being akin to teenage sex: everyone talks about it, not that many people are actually doing it, and most of those who are were disappointed with the experience and hope it will be better next time!

Creative Commons license. This video explains how Creative Commons licenses can be used in conjunction with commercial licensing arrangements.

Creative Commons license

Creative Commons licenses are explained in many languages and used around the world, such as pictured here in Cambodia. A Creative Commons (CC) license is one of several public copyright licenses that enable the free distribution of an otherwise copyrighted work. A CC license is used when an author wants to give people the right to share, use and build upon a work that they have created. Vereniging. Community management is mensenwerk. How Much Money Do Community Managers Make? [INFOGRAPHIC] By Jason Keath on Jan 10, 2011 Community managers are the quiet gatekeepers of social media marketing.

How Much Money Do Community Managers Make? [INFOGRAPHIC]

As the first line of contact for many companies investing in the social media space, community managers have some of the best insight into where a brand stands with it’s customers. As more companies invest in Facebook pages and Twitter account and blogs, they need community managers to run these accounts. Sometimes even before they fully develop long term strategies. EUROCALL: European Association for Computer-Assisted Language Learning. PAY IT FORWARD FOUNDATION. Crowdsourcing and Crowdfunding - The Industry Website. Interview about the birth and growth of the HR community. On October 6th, we are going to work on a casebook learn and organise through social media with a group of about 12 learning professionals.

Interview about the birth and growth of the HR community

Though the analysis of various cases of learning and change processes in which social media has played a role we hope to gain more insights into this relatively new field. I interviewed Remco Mostertman, the initiator of a large HR community mainly on LinkedIn (Remco is on the right). Here's the interview: Start "It all started about 5 years ago. The basic idea was that we all need to improve and develop the HR field. Open Space World » Open Space Training Programs in 2011.

The Correspondents Program. What is Glimpse?

The Correspondents Program

The Glimpse Graduate Program at MatadorU is an intensive one-year study of the craft of travel journalism aimed at emerging writers, photographers, and filmmakers. How does it work? Glimpse graduate students will take on or advance a long-term investigative journalism focus area or project whether at home or while living abroad. A witness to life. iBex Immersive Education. Gravatar - Globally Recognized Avatars. Start With Why. Linking In To Pay It Forward - The Book. Linking In To Pay It Forward - Front Cover by Chuck Hester This is NOT your Daddy’s Business Book!

Linking In To Pay It Forward - The Book

This book is not a step-by-step guide on how to use LinkedIn or network. No, this is more of a “let’s sit down and talk” story. A way to help you realize the power of Linking in and Paying it Forward by showing you how I’ve made it happen. What It Means to Be An Online Community Builder. For the past 15 years, cocktail parties were tough. When people would ask what I do for work, my response "I build online communities for business" would serve as a natural repellant to further conversation. Confused or suspicious about this mysterious response, the martini-holding listener would likely divert the conversation elsewhere in short order, as they had absolutely no idea what an online community-builder is or does.

I am happy to report that my social life is getting better these days, as online communities are all the rage.