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It took our team no time at all to assemble a giant list of social media resource we like. Curating them down to a manageable number proved more difficult. Alas, we're working on our list (started below). We'll add your from the poll & Social...
Wahoo! It's CWA Youth Conference time! Have your workshops scheduled? If you plan to attend Engaging Young People Using Social Media (or even if you don't), tell us what you think the field needs to know! It's a speedy (and fun) poll. The handout...

Welcome #SustainableCommunities Grantees!

We're so excited to be part of the HUD #SustainableCommunities Grantee Convening at the Department of Transportation in Washington, DC this week. If you are looking for the workforce resources we cited in our session, this is the place to start....
As part of the US Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration's Expanding Business Engagement Technical Assistance Initiative (EBE), Social Policy Research Associates (SPR) designed and supported a three-part Virtual Learning Series...

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This post, authored by Kristin Wolff and Vinz Koller, was originally published at Harvard's Ash Center Social Innovation Project on September 28, 2011 ________________________________________________ “As of 2008, the war for good jobs has trumped...
This post, authored by Kristin Wolff and Vinz Koller, was originally published on the Social Innovation Exchange Blog, September 26, 2011. ________________________________ An Exploration of Leadership There was a moment this spring, mid-way...

WEadership: We Are All Leaders Now

This post, authored by Kristin Wolff and Vinz Koller, was originally published on the Monitor Insitute's WorkingWikily blog, September 20, 2011._______________ “As of 2008, the war for good jobs has trumped all other leadership activities […] The...
This post originally appeared on LeadChange. It is the second of a seven-part series summarizing the findings of a one-year study of workforce leadership in which we identified six practices next-generation leaders are using: a new model of...

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Knowledge management in the age of social media - O'Reilly Radar: It’s game-changing time for people in the knowledge management business (hmmm, I guess that’s all of us).
MIT Media Lab: The Cognitive Limit of Organizations: Why organizations may not be suited to managing information flows at scale.
:: Baton Rouge Business Report :: Show and tell: Show and tell -> Wide Angle Point of View ;-).
Niall Ferguson: The 6 killer apps of prosperity | Video on TED.com: Potential blog post? Great talk…

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WEadership: The Workforce Leadership Weekly is out! http://t.co/ULweLBCT ▸ Top stories today via @MDBInc
WEadership: A sector-based approach to impact investing? http://t.co/nTQRkeRM in @SSIReview
WEadership: How the non-expert can drive your next breakthrough: http://t.co/S8JQwZKN by @peterdiamondis
WEadership: The Workforce Leadership Weekly is out! http://t.co/ULweLBCT

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France meets Jugaad meets common sense engineering. BBC News - The rise of new economies http://buff.ly/1vRT22S #shareconomy #makers #socinn The rise of new economieswww.bbc.comFrom shared, to maker, informal and inclusive - the new ways of running...
#Labs everywhere! Los Angeles Creates Civic Innovation Lab http://buff.ly/1xvtXJE Hatch Lab #socent #socinn #civictech #opengov Why More Cities Are Creating Innovation Labsnationswell.comWill social brainstorming make a difference in government?
Nice summary of longer (linked) #gov20 #opengov paper: Innovation: It Isn't for Everyone http://buff.ly/1uLafcc #socent #socinn Innovation: It Isn't for Everyonewww.govtech.comA new paper shows that innovation isn't a solution, but...
What the best do: Growing Innovation w/ Incubators http://buff.ly/1F5kHxY Hatch Lab #startup #socent #wkdev Growing Innovation: Winning Formulas for Tech Incubatorswww.govtech.comThe best-performing tech incubators collect client outcome data more...