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Archive for March, 2010

Google’s Social Circle & Social Search May Not Violate Any Privacy Laws But It Gives Me The Creeps

03.30.2010 · Posted in Privacy

Yesterday I noticed something new in my google search Results from people in your social circle for google social search. It looked like this When I clicked on the link that said Results from people in your social circle for google social search it took me to a page that was just content from my ...

Stop Wasting Your Failures! Plan for Intelligent Failure

03.29.2010 · Posted in Best Practices, Change

It's all fine and good to say learn from your failures, but how?  First you need to acknowledge that they will happen.  Especially right now in the current economy.  Rita McGrath notes: Despite widespread recognition that challenging times place unpredictable demands on people and businesses, I still run across many managers who would prefer to ...

Top Ten Links Week 12

03.28.2010 · Posted in Links, Read This

My personally selected top 10 from the links I shared on Twitter from 3/19/2010 thru 3/25/2010 1. Youth in Nigeria leverage social media to organize and document massive rally against government via @dmlcentral: Twitter users Gbengasesan and Bubusn posted pictures of the march, and live footage of the event was available at ustream. The demonstration had an online presence ...

Top Ten Links Week 11

03.21.2010 · Posted in Digital Services

My personally selected top 10 from the links I shared on Twitter from 3/12/2010 thru 3/18/2010 1. Media Skills Integrated into Core Standards #transliteracy - A draft of K-12 standards put forth by the National Governor’s Association, as part of theCommon Core State Standards Initiative (CCSSI), integrates media skills as a key design consideration of these standards. 2. ...