New Year, New Technology Configuration

Cleaning the messy office. Cleaning closets. And reviewing my personal technology configuration. In my current case, I’m talking more hardware than software! That’s what I’ve been doing over the slow weeks of early January before client work tends to kick in (and yes, I’m available!) After cleaning up my office (lots of paper recycled and … Continue reading New Year, New Technology Configuration

Curating our personal technology configurations

(Crossposted on Technology for Communities and Network Weaving CoP) A conversation emerging in the Network Weaving Community of Practice (NWWCoP) focuses on this question: how can/do we use social media for intentionally weaving our networks? As we prepare for a synchronous conversation today, I realized I can frame this question from a technology stewardship perspective, specifically the … Continue reading Curating our personal technology configurations

CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community

This is the 10th and last in a series of blog posts I wrote for Darren Sidnick about communities of practice in an elearning context late last year. I am finally getting the rest of the series up.  Part 1, part 2, part 3,, part 4, part 5, part 6,  part 7,  part 8 , and part 9 are all here on the blog.   … Continue reading CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology for Community

You Can Observe a Lot By Watching – Yogi Berra

This is the second post in a series about how we learn from our work. The first one can be found here. The great American baseball player/philosopher Yogi Berra, said “You can observe a lot just by watching.” That quote popped into my mind when I was on a phone call with a group of Bill … Continue reading You Can Observe a Lot By Watching – Yogi Berra

Ideas for Bringing Online Participation into Offline Events

Earlier this week my friend Doris Reeves-Lipscomb invited me into a conversation with Suzanne Daigle to explore options for including online/distributed participation in the upcoming Open Space on Open Space (OSONOS) in St. Petersburg Florida May 16-19. Having been to an OSONOS, I’d love to go, but the arrival of granddaughter #2 sometime soon says … Continue reading Ideas for Bringing Online Participation into Offline Events