NASA ASK Magazine, Issue 27, 2007 – interesting articles

[German title: NASA ASK Magazine, Ausgabe 27, 2007 – interessante Artikel (Translate text to: Deutsch)]

NASA ASK Magazine
Issue 27, 7/2007

Insights
CompanyCommand: A Professional Community That Works
By Dr. Nancy M. Dixon

Abstract: This online community thrives thanks to its critical value and a core team that actively encourages and acknowledges participation.

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Insights
Democratizing Knowledge at NASA and Elsewhere
By Thomas H. Davenport

Abstract: Do blogs, wikis, and other democratic knowledge tools have a role to play in NASA decision making?

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Departments
From the Director – The Power of Stories
By Ed Hoffman

Abstract: What is your story? That question can be taken in many directions. It can express powerful interest or doubt. In Brooklyn, where I grew up, people said, “So, what’s your story?” to make someone reflect on and change foolish behavior. But the same question can be a request for insight and inspiration from a life’s journey.

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Departments
ASK Bookshelf – Infotopia: How Many Minds Produce Knowledge, by Cass R. Sunstein (New York: Oxford University Press, 2006)

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