The People's Science — Home — Creating a conversation between scientists and the public. Social media business model. Www.hpl.hp.com/research/idl/papers/ranking/adamicglottometrics.pdf. Personal Kanban. What else is a programmer/geek to do when he’s just moved house, a new baby is on its way (4th March) and there’s loads to do before it arrives?
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 “.
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!
Information about the day and brief notes on the speakers here. Wendy Hall. Creative Commons license. This video explains how Creative Commons licenses can be used in conjunction with commercial licensing arrangements.
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Vereniging. Sinds 7 februari 2011 is de vakvereniging Community Management Nederland een feit.
Community management is mensenwerk. Oké, je hebt dus een Facebook-pagina opgezet, een bureau ingehuurd om een aantal apps voor je te ontwikkelen en je bent net een Facebook Advertising campagne gestart om consumenten op het bestaan van je pagina te attenderen.
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.
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. The Wonder Years Community management is a very new role in almost all companies. 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.
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 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. During the first six months, graduate students work closely with the Glimpse director and other MatadorU faculty to pitch and develop stories around the project. Formats include writing, photography, filmmaking, and combinations thereof. A witness to life. iBex Immersive Education.
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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. 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.