Jay Collier (@JayCollier)

Midcoast Maine USA

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September 2011

FocusLeadership Nobody can tell me you can ride one business model for your entire career. Must reinvent yourself 3-5 times in your career. @lschlesinger

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RT @hjarche: Some people get more work done than others even if they don’t seem to work as hard because they’re working smarter #lrnchat

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RT @dtapscott: Occupy Wall Street protest poses a conundrum in private Zurcotti Park (once public Liberty Park) - http://t.co/W9oAbeqO

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Mainer Ipsum: Placeholder text from the great state of Maine - http://t.co/zXoB2WaO

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@andrewcareaga Yes! A big difference between “knowing the answers” and “helping learners find the best questions.” @markgr #highered

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andrewcareaga @markgr @JayCollier Maybe because #highered thinks we already know everything/have all the answers?

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markgr @JayCollier Agreed. My experience has been many universities are not good learning organizations. Go figure. #thismustchange

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Clayton Christensen on managing disruption in Higher Ed. Optimize student experience rather than faculty convenience. http://t.co/IJBaqVpT

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@markgr I’m interested in correlation between strategy and learning org metrics - http://t.co/vxqYpohK http://t.co/xSu0wsMj #hewebgov

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digiphile .@AndyEllwood: In NYC, I heard about the earthquake on Twitter before I felt it. Still funny: http://j.mp/p7jJF0 #AMPSummit

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Chronicle.com: Higher-Ed gadget-watchers react to Amazon’s new “Kindle Fire” tablet - http://t.co/KV1F6hqj

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Changing to Learn: From the isolated classroom toward a global learning community [2008 video from Pearson, CoSN] - http://t.co/SzfF73XZ

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Ken Robinson in VT: Create schools that are more personal and help students explore topics that match their passions - http://t.co/PfBoLCYl

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#Midcoast #Maine roundtable with government, education, and business leaders announced for next Monday in Rockland - http://t.co/kvJR6MWU

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VenessaMiemis BBC Speechless As Trader Tells Truth: “The Collapse Is Coming…And Goldman Rules The World” [video] http://t.co/vzxtU5oL

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Ian Mcshane’s Silas with Lisa Gerrard’s soundtrack: powerful, chilling. Kings is free on Hulu: http://t.co/wv4AVTkK http://t.co/nE5sywGu

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portlandhead @JayCollier Yes, on the eastern front. On the western front, it’ll lose to Django, EE and Rails.

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RT @brainpicker: Absolutely breathtaking view of the aurora as seen from above via animated NASA photography - http://t.co/jRfuTUHH

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@mhendersonco Sure, .edu domains have dozens of subsites, and I”ll bet Drupal & WordPress are running on many of them. http://t.co/nlvXKAY2

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Is Drupal losing the war to WordPress? Dries Buytaert: winner will be more simple, user friendly, and well-marketed. http://t.co/6gKKn8ew

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@datawunder Can you send a URL for the available export features and data ownership licenses (ex: CCBYSA)?

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Oregon Open Data service wins award: http://t.co/6sOpgIF4 Great data sets!: http://t.co/IBcuohAQ Usable, informative: http://oregon.gov/

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Gerry McGovern on evidence-based interface design. Study what people actually do, not surveys of what they say they do. http://t.co/5rkojGk4

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Kings: An alternate-reality drama where the powerful turn the government into a monarchy in perpetual war. Alternate? - http://t.co/DxliLRpe

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NYTimes.com: 80 Arrested as Financial District Protest Moves North #OccupyWallSt - http://t.co/Em1yPfol

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RT @EricRasch: Jay Collier mentioned 2 websites I designed/built in his WordCampBos presentation @ 23:16 & 24:31: bit.ly/pfgJvk [Nice work!]

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The folks @WordCampBoston posted video of my Web Strategy for Higher Education talk on @WordPressTV. Feedback welcome - http://t.co/vQKkTXpZ

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@NHSAcademy1 Your student/alumni Skype collaboration sounds interesting. I’d like to learn more!

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RT @PBSMediaShift: Skype announces goal to connect 1 million classrooms - http://t.co/exa29mBX http://t.co/tm99C9Rn

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RT @Chronotope Google+: A ‘Ghost Town’ or ‘Best Thing Since Sliced Bread’? http://j.mp/plsb94

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K-12 entrepreneurs pitch disruptive innovations in portfolios, prof. dev., tutoring, data visualization at TechCrunch. http://t.co/KtuyQwK4

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@Brian Solis: Social media’s impending flood of customer unlikes [Saying no to poor marketing.] http://j.mp/pyOvzx via @CoCreatr

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RT @AngelaMaiers Pop goes the Klout influence bubble. [Klout still doesn’t reflect in-person influence.] http://j.mp/reeJdY by @Biebert

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RT @web20classroom: Social media and school leadership. [Why principals and superintendents should Tweet.] http://j.mp/q5LBrH #edchat

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TED talks every parent should watch - from learning to health to letting go - to help you better understand your kids - http://goo.gl/QvR0

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Looking forward to the Maine Symposium on Higher Education on October 13, with @LuminaFound president Jamie Merisotis. http://j.mp/n7nHyS

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NPR: How to help your child’s brain grow up strong. [Talk with your baby a lot, even before s/he is able to talk.] http://t.co/hfeSnKXp

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Gerry McGovern: Help people do things, don’t keep them on webpages. [Longer page visits are not necessarily good.] http://t.co/9iNtyU1d

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TED: Film critic Roger Ebert lost his lower jaw to cancer, but he did not lose his voice - http://t.co/auY4iB91 http://j.mp/o4fwNg

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On Monday, Obama will propose millionaires pay at least the same tax rate as middle-income taxpayers. (About time.) http://t.co/x9dGnn0z

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World-record panoramic photo of Seville. Click Tour icon to explore: http://t.co/AwzpsHNm Then, learn about the city: http://j.mp/nSA1fp

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RT @karinejoly How do French teachers react to education budget cuts? They get naked for a calendar to raise…awareness http://j.mp/nzPZuT

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Congratulations! RT @amuhs Long day at New England AP News Assn. conference … But very proud of the PPH staff for taking home 15 awards.

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Civic engagement (attending meetings, helping neighbors, volunteering) helps protect against unemployment #leadmaine - http://t.co/3W52QEqV

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Video: New http://t.co/vtGBh2NV campaign for Maine’s public universities - #leadmaine http://t.co/wVeeGWrw

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RT @EducationPlaza: Sandra Day O’Connor on closing America’s civic education deficit - bit.ly/pfFhZY http://t.co/tEI3F25B

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RT @BryanAlexander: Higher ed is in tough shape, but “[r]adical change is not afoot,” says US News - bit.ly/nKfg0u

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@freakonomics author Steve Levitt speaks for the first time about adopting his child @halfthesky - http://t.co/wHtityIo http://t.co/nOmlmNck

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Rethinking education in the Age of Technology: the difference technology for “learning” and technology for “learners” - http://t.co/R8OhmAff

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RT @VisibleLogic: @TEDxDirigo 2011 intro video makes me appreciate Maine and may make YOU want to move here! - #leadmaine http://j.mp/qITSPv

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Beyond occupational prep, students need to develop critical thinking, communications, collaborative skills. #leadmaine http://t.co/qtPLwhYD

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PPH: Maine colleges refocus degree programs to meet need in high-demand occupations (with chart) - #leadmaine http://t.co/X5qxS37g

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.@MDOEBowen: Maine has jobs that can’t be filled due to a shortage of employees with the right skills #leadmaine - http://t.co/56EDcpZz

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Maine Navy base redevelopment wins award by creating an innovation center with business and education partners - http://t.co/4j5gvxoM

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Bates College is seeking a project manager and market analyst for communications - NEW URL: http://j.mp/pMlr22

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RT @ellenkanner: Quote of the day: “It’s always something.” (by @jaycollier) [Hah! That’s true! If it’s not something, it’s something else.]

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The Portland Phoenix: An in-depth report on Saturday’s #TEDxDirigo conference - http://t.co/cwcWWEP5

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The Portland Phoenix: An in-depth report on Saturday’s #TEDxDirigo conference - http://t.co/cwcWWEP5

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Poynter: Five things journalists need to know about new Facebook Twitter-like, Google+-like subscription feature - http://t.co/pxp0vOSB

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@rationalists BofA paid no corporate taxes in 2009 and 2010. Received $1 billion tax refund. Today, lays off 30,000 workers. Any questions?

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RT @mdoeNews Maine, #meschools will play leading role in new science standards effort. http://j.mp/qIMRxl

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@slidepointnet Can I upload a single mp3 for the entire presentation and then synchronize slides to that audio track?

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The Rowland Foundation provides sabbatical fellowships for Vermont teachers to implement transformative HS initiatives - http://t.co/ScGoSlS

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Forbes: Social power and the coming corporate revolution toward authenticity, fairness, transparency and good faith - http://t.co/iqcfc9G

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RT @Mainebiz: #TEDxDirigo highlights Maine innovation: from offshore wind power to remote trauma diagnosis. http://t.co/oHn4QuE

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Diane Ravitch reviews two books with diverging perspectives about school reform. Is this “crisis” new or manufactured? http://t.co/rrCRGvC

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@mdoeSTEM Anita Bernhardt
The National Academies have released Framework for Science Education. via/ @mdoestem http://t.co/rhhAvpq

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@VisibleLogic: @TEDxDirigo 2011 intro video makes me appreciate Maine, and may make YOU want to move here! http://t.co/4PyFXE3

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@jackbalkin Your “Laws of Change” is still the best translation/interpretation for westerners I’ve read. Thank you. http://j.mp/nEq2p1

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Rumsfeld cancels New York Times subscription after Paul Krugman points out divisive use of 9/11 for political gain - http://t.co/qnaqzW2

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Australian: Some lecturers, seeing the limitations of big learning systems, have turned to other tools such as WordPress http://t.co/pM6mgt8

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Correction: @ZoeWeil’s @TEDxDirigo talk is the 27th TOP RATED (not VIEWED) TEDx talk out of 7,000 posted. http://j.mp/o1i8lZ

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RT @shannygrrl: I just learned @ZoeWeil’s @TEDxDirigo talk is the 27th most viewed TEDx talk of 7,000 posted. http://j.mp/o1i8lZ

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RT @IdeaFS “Sometimes the people whom we’ve know for only a short amount of time have a bigger impact on us than those we’ve known forever.”

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NYTimes: YouTube founders Chen and Hurley aim to revamp Delicious, adding topical collections and user recommendations - http://t.co/1tAYFNH

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Maine is the oldest state in the US. We’re ready for the birth of the “wisdom economy.” Its not what you know. Its what you do with it.

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Thank you Adam, Gil, et. al. for bringing such wise storytellers to @TEDxDirigo on Saturday. Looking forward to sharing the videos.

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@BrainPicker reviews “344 Questions” to find life’s big answers: How are you educating yourself? Are you selling out?… http://t.co/o0AZyHk

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Thomas Friedman: America fell behind by shifting from “sustainable values” to “situational values” (borrow and consume) http://t.co/Oh7xtGn

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Today’s @TEDxDirigo presenters were great. There was no backchannel, so I’m looking forward to reading post-event retrospectives.

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@steelemaley Yes! Any chance you’re going to TEDxDirigo tomorrow?

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MT @venessamiemis: Are libraries the Hackerspaces of the future? [Hackerspace: an open community lab/studio/workshop] http://t.co/7ZJ5dq0

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MT @rblock. Clayton Christensen and James Allworth: Jobs made Apple great by ignoring profit - http://t.co/oMjIeXa

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Maine Commissioner Bowen: We’re preparing for an “inevitable” era of learning customized to each person’s needs - http://t.co/ydtimJX

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Just finished Kouzes/Posner’s “Leadership Challenge” for Leadership Maine. Great read, great program. http://j.mp/obs8Lx http://j.mp/kInETP

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The phrase “knowledge economy” isn’t enough. We’re at the birth of the “wisdom economy.” It’s not what you know. It’s what you choose to do.

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The phrase “knowledge economy” isn’t enough. We’re at the birth of the “wisdom economy.” It’s not what you know. It’s what you choose to do.

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Ken Robinson is keynote speaker at the Vermont Conference on High School Transformation on September 22 at UVM - http://t.co/wh0phZe

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Is ‘Visitors & Residents’ a better metaphor for digital proficiency than ‘Natives & Immigrants’? http://t.co/T6FtIZq

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Univ of Portsmouth has developed a Cloud Learning Environment integrating several Google services through an App Engine. http://t.co/dv4jS1c

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W3Tech: WordPress is used by 54.4% of all websites whose content management system we know. That’s 14.8% of all sites. http://t.co/ZKPW1ih

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NYTimes publishes naiive story about technology in schools, and doesn’t provide option for reader debate. http://t.co/Gk2KnlB

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Classes begin at new community college campus in former Maine air base. Goal: 2,500 students in emerging professions. http://t.co/7rRQQu9

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Video: Day after Vermont’s flooding from hurricane Irene - http://t.co/6fT0kaK

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SNHU president charges new team with disruptive innovation via customized learning. Not new, but well presented. http://t.co/hZFs8ts

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Just uploaded ‘Creating the Learn/Maine Collaboration Platform ’ to SlideShare. http://t.co/KvcKDbd

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