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Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Just because a service connects people doesn’t automatically mean we should call it a “social network.&# There, I said it. Windows?

Balancing Tasks & Relationships – The Art of Engagement

Alchemy of Change

Engagement is the process of building relationships with people and putting those relationships to work to accomplish some goal. love his work.

Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

We’re also talking about a group of people with the collective power to shape public perception. Committing to Tweet Think about it.

Treating People as People, Not as Tasks

Portals and KM

Louise Altman, Partner, Intentional Communication offers us -  Humanizing Workplace Relationships – People Aren’t Task s. The film portrayed the industrial revolution as a plague on people where workers were treated as mere extensions of machines. These are mostly the ideas in people’s minds. It made the same point.

Are You Tapping “Third-Order” Engagement?

Alchemy of Change

It requires a fundamental rethink of the organization – and how its processes for creating value can be opened up to people outside the organization. Engagement is the process of building relationships with people and putting those relationships to work to accomplish some goal. They didn’t do it by tweaking. No question.

Enterprise 2.0: Two Success Stories on Connecting People with People to Make a Difference!


Focus on the people and I can guarantee you it will be coming around! Who wouldn’t feel inspired with that, right? … I surely did!

Influencer Programs: How to Engage Smart People Outside Your Organization

Ant's Eyeview Blog

As such, what Sean and his team did was to give MVPs direct access to the people within product development teams. Listen to his thoughts below.

22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Whenever I present or give classes on monetizing social networks and online communities people usually have two questions. 20 million?


Alchemy of Change

cannot tell you how many times I have thought to myself: How can people be so unfair? Let’s call this the libertarian view of fairness.

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Online Educa Berlin 2010 Keynote: Building Networked Learning Environments


Many thanks everyone who came along and to all the people who came and talked to me or got in touch after my slot - I was really pleased that my topic struck a chord with so many and connected with work going on across the globe. But many of the city's children and young people live in comparative poverty. social awareness” (2010).

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Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

120 million people play Zynga games in Facebook (Farmville, Farmtown, Mafia Wars) and it makes Zynga $450 million in revenue in 2010 alone.

The One Thing People Need to Know about SharePoint 2010

Michael Sampson - Currents

Thanks Christian - it was great to meet you (finally) and share ideas. Collaboration SharePoint

The Business Case for Enterprise Social Bookmarking: $4.6 Million a Year in Cost Savings!


Yes, in case you may not have seen it, it is that good! Worth while your time, for sure!, Have you spotted it yourself already? adoption strategy.

IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson


Welcome to the successful transformation from a content-centric organisation to a people-centric one! Look no further. It’s that good!

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Why Best Practices Don’t Work for Knowledge Work


And I always make use of an example very close to people: blogging. Well, no, I haven’t. Quite the opposite! Any kind. On the contrary.

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Creating productive spaces

Viv Mcwaters

Because the focus is on things, not people. Tables keep people apart. Monday’s Beyond the Pale (tips for better meetings).

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The Future of the WorkPlace – Social Business


As we come to wrap up another another one of those unforgettable years (2010, that is…), specially, for the Enterprise 2.0 Work swarms.

Social Computing Training Is All About Changing People’s Behaviours


After all, Web 2.0 tools are relatively easier and much more friendly to use than whatever else we have been using in the past, right?

Freelancer – $25k in Australian social media competition

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

We also have US$2,000 and an Applie iPad to give away for the people’s choice for the Most Marketable Video. Tip: You have 18 days. link].

Blog>> Trends in Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon

People are inherently curious for more based on their interest: a) Social media allows us to discover new content which is shared by our peers, friends, etc. b) Social computing empowers people to access information that is related to their interests and scope of work. People. Semantics. Enterprise 2.0. Enterprise 2.0 Mobility.

Find Twitter followers by location 2011

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Some people put “Everywhere&# or “World in their Twitter bio. Or at least I can tweets in the area, and add people.

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NewsGator Enhances its Social Sites 2010 Platform for SharePoint

Portals and KM

NewsGator recently launched Social Sites 2010 2.0, the next version of their flagship enterprise social computing software. This is a good move.

Facebook Removal of Fanpages. Community Pages.

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

It would take a court order (and I have back ups anyway) for people to never find me again. Nearly 4 million fans. And so it went on. Spoken.

My Enterprise 2.0 Toolkit Q1 2010

Evolving Web

Gmail - I know some people fear Google and their penchant for searching our information. toolkit.  But Evolution is Linux only and not on-line.

Why Work Doesn’t Happen at Work – A World Without Meetings?


And then people expect you to do your work on top of that?!? No doubt it won’t leave you indifferent! Yes, that’s right!

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Australia: Senior Citizens on Facebook over 55’s

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The SMH article has similar stuff but different people e.g. Council of Aging). Australian Seniors on Facebook February 2010. Whatever.

Fanpages: List of top 100+ Australian Facebook Fan Pages

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

About 11 million to date are on Facebook with over 8 million “active&# monthly (March 2010). Page member numbers are current for end of March 2010. Havaianas Thong Challenge 2010 6,500. Modular People (?) Ever wondered which Australian companies, icons, brands have the most fans on Facebook? Alriighty? Perth 26,000.

How can social media support learning alliances/multistakeholder processses?

Joitske Hulsebosch

Here's a graph of what you can do: But always start with assessing where people are. have an eye and ear for what people are using and doing.

Green Chameleon » Knowledge Management Explained in Five Disciplines

Green Chameleon

Today I am holding an official position in Knowledge Management, still many people do not grasp the term and have a clear understanding of it. People are working together to create this information. People need to be engaged in conversations and encourage to share what they already know, in order to achieve more and to innovate.

People You Like are Good Business

Evolving Web

The Modus Cooperandi  business plan for 2010 is very simple and very short. PYDL - People you dislike. PROJ - Projects. Photo by Rsms.

Forget Social Strategy, Think Social Philosophy: Hippie 2.0


"Really? Are you serious? mean, are you sure you know what you are saying?" "Yes, sir! know what I am saying… Exactly that! hope not!

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Agency Flash Mobs vs Social Flash Mobs

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Created: Circular Quay 2008: Hundreds of normal (heh) people recruited from the internet. Circular Quay, 2010: Team of professionals?

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Climate Skeptic Monument

Alchemy of Change

We can call it the Climate Skeptic Monument. It’s ok if there’s opposition (see next steps). The key is real potential for impact. Tweet.

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On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Formal hierarchies with clear reporting relationships gave people their position and their power. Criticize ideas, not the people behind them.


The Community Roundtable's Community Maturity Model

John Tropea - Delicious Community

This can really help people identify where their organisation is at currently. Social Silk November 19, 2009 at 6:51 pm What is Community?

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2010 WOW List!

Hildy Gottlieb

The 2010 WOW List! Create and maintain monthly archive of those discussions (which some people read as their professional development!).

Goals for 2010 and Beyond

Hildy Gottlieb

The vision of the Community Driven Institute is a healthy, vibrant, resilient, peaceful, humane world. Those three include. • A Demonstration Project.

Many of the Greatest People I Know, and a Majority of My Friends, I Met on Forums

Managing Communities

photo credit: OakleyOriginals I don’t throw around the word friend lightly. If I meet you at a conference and we talk for 20 minutes, I don’t refer to you as my friend. You’re an acquaintance or something that I have met. That’s nothing personal – it’s out of respect for you as much as myself. [.]. Thinking

Get Mental Notes

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Subscribe via email or follow us on Twitter You can also with other people © Copyright Stephen P. The Blog in October Soon! Working on it!">The

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SCVNGR’s Secret Game Mechanics Playdeck

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Rght now, that should be a lot of people. In order for this to be effective seeing what other people have (voyeurism) must be employed.

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