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Disruptive Changes

I talk a lot about how technology, like social media is a disruptive force in our lives.  It makes us change how we think, asks us to look at life and ourselves differently, and it also asks us to change … Continue reading

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Gov 2.0 LA: Digital Diplomacy, Blogging Ambassadors, Mobile and More at the Beach

Last weekend, I participated in the second annual Gov 2.0 LA event held in Santa Monica, CA.  This year’s event happened literally on the beach at the Annenberg Community Beach House. This is the second year I have helped Alan … Continue reading

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The Power of One

I’ve been thinking a lot about the rise of the individual and the ability for one person to make a difference.  Yes, many people have made this claim in the past, but perhaps now more than ever it is really … Continue reading

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What is Global Citizenship?

The world is changing faster than most of us can possibly keep up with.  Technology is one of those drivers of change.  These changes can be scary, but they also present new opportunities for governments and other entities. One of … Continue reading

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The Intersection

I’ve been thinking a lot about innovation.  What is it?  How does it happen?  And how do you implement a culture of innovation in your organization?  This thinking lead me to read the book The Medici Effect by Frans Johansson.  … Continue reading

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Taking the Plunge!

So this is it.  I’ve finally taken the plunge and started a blog.  I have spent many hours wondering about what I will write here and yet at the same time I have had many ideas of things I should … Continue reading

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