Tag: distributed knowledge

Distributing Knowledge: Lesson Plans

My mother is a teacher and has been for quite some time. A public school teacher. A public high school teacher. She’s great at it (even earning herself a Fullbright Fellowship to go on a six-week teaching exchange in Morocco one year).  Needless to say – the lady is one tough cookie and endlessly optimistic … Continued

Self-Service Customer Communities

Please enjoy this guest blog about self-service customer communities by Ashley Furness of Software Advice. Crowdsourcing covers a wide range of initiatives and industries; from fundraising to outsourcing piecemeal tasks. But, hopefully, each effort is about better serving the needs of the network that’s participating in the discussion. One of the ways that crowdsourcing helps … Continued

How Are You Using the Crowd?

Crowdsourcing and Crowdfunding – the industries are exploding overnight. Econsultancy recently posted a new review of statistics for the crowdfunding industry alone and predicts that by the end of 2012, there are expected to be more than 530 crowdfunding platforms (that’s growth of 60%).  However, it’s not just crowdfunding. There are six categories that are … Continued