38. “What could have become isolating is becoming a powerful tool
for real-world transformation and relationship.”
39. Made by Viv McWaters
for Deakin University, Faculty of Business & Law, Geelong
8 April 2009
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All other photos belong to the author
Dinner at Yvonne’s - story of how I came to be giving this talk
About me - I’m a facilitator
Tangle of butcher’s paper, pens and group ideas
Live at bells Beach, with my mountain-bike riding scientist husband and dog, Comet.
To relax I enjoy the natural environment - especially birdwatching
And I blog
Rediscovering my inner writer
New language - steep learning curve
Story about SARS - influence of web 2.0 even before I knew anything about it
To understand web 2 need to revisit ancient history - web 1.0
Web 1.0 was characterised by control
And was corporate - and somewhat boring
Rise of the ‘enthusiastic amateur’
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Connecting to people and ideas
Private, client-based social networking
Marketing - presence
Where do you start?
beginner slopes - use a guide
How do I find the time?
I don’t find time - I make time
Understanding the language
Rather talk to real people?
Who do you trust?
Meeting people through web 2.0
Meeting in person and collaborating/partnering