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Government vs Social Media and YouTube bullying video

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Today the Australian Government stepped up it’s campaign to hide the extent the epidemic of bullying that is occurring in schools by banning the evidence. The Australian Broadcasting Corporation is  reporting that South Australia’s government is considering banning the filming of assaults. From The Register.

Got Governance?

Ant's Eyeview Blog

With the new year, you might find yourself cleaning up from 2011. Often the tension is governance. Governance is a critical element of managing processes to ensure compliance. After some period of continued activity in stages 2 and 3, process atrophy can settle in if you don’t have the right governance in place.

Occupy Wall Street – The Revolution is Twittervised

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Why Governments Fear Social Media – the Demise of Representational Democracy. Not bad for a Sunday morning in rainy Sydney! God Forbid.

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How “Membranes” Build Great Organizations

Alchemy of Change

You’ll also get a new framework for thinking about the way organizations engage customers, partners, and other organizations. Still with me?

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Social Media and The Cone of Silence – Victoria Department of Justice

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

And what’s the Government’s message to you, the Voter? Go away, shut up, just do as I say, don’t ask, none of your business?

IBM’s Trip to Become A Socially Integrated Enterprise


journey that started back in 2001, but that it had its main roots well substantiated within the company for much longer. Are we there yet? SIE ).

IBM Enables Cloud-based Social Business for Government

Portals and KM

The new set of social collaboration Cloud offerings on the IBM Federal Community Cloud addresses the Obama administration's drive to adopt a "cloud-first" policy that is designed to help the government reduce and consolidate its 2,100 data centers. The government plans to reduce that total by at least 40% by 2015.  

Links of the Month: November 19, 2011

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Mark Hurwitt. believe ‘we’ are not the rational ‘individuals’ we imagine ourselves to be. Conservation. Resilience.

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How Fun and Creativity Can Shape Your Own Social Computing Guidelines and Policy


Even without having to use your company’s resources. And it all got started with just a bunch of bloggers! Quite the opposite!

Knowledge Management in 2011: New APQC Book

Portals and KM

The book provides a comprehensive version of how best to implement knowledge management in 2011. Following chapters cover governance, culture, and metrics. If you want a guide to implementing knowledge management in 2011, this is a good book for you.  would agree on both counts. think it is the more constructive approach.

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Becoming a Social Business Client Panel

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. How to deal with governance issues with the implementation of social tools?

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Social Business ROI Panel

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. Tracy Hackshaw, is the Chief Solution Architect for iGov for the government of Trinidad and Tobago. Tracy discussed how the government is using social business for more effective e-government efforts. To the the left is another great sunset over the event.

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Paywall for and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The graph is from the Government Convergent Review initiative. e.g. my partner Gary Hayes being published in Wired and The Guardian. Fairfax?

The Heart of the Occupation

Alchemy of Change

For the Tea Party, that frame is big government as the problem. The Occupy Movement means different things to different people. No violence.

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Personal Management Software destroys internet authenticity and democracy

The Bumble Bee

The aim is to create the perception of a (fake) upswell in sentiment on a given topic (a practice is known as astroturfing ). News & Media

Looking for interview partners on innovation in large corporations or government agencies

Net-Map Toolbox

Innovation Any Which Way (copyright by Cea on Flickr). effort into pushing for it. I am looking for success, failure and so-so stories.

My Notes from 2011 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium: CIO Keynote Panel

Portals and KM

  Mark said that you need to take a layered approach: governance, cost, agility. Here are my notes from session of the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium session: CIO Keynote Panel -?The The Evolving CIO Role in Cloud and Mobile Computing Environment. Participants included: Moderator: David Kingston ,?Managing Christie ,?CIO Tasos said it depends.

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Facebook: Iceland Constitution and Gov 2.0

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Mayor Giuliani of New York circa 2011, Premier Anna Bligh during Queensland’s natural disasters. Metagovernment is alive and well.

Netflix Explodes Its Customer Goodwill

Alchemy of Change

Brilliant… Meaningful Ownership, Management & Governance Customer Focus NetflixCustomers howled. But strategically, it is a bad move.

Results from IBM Releases Social Jam 2011

Portals and KM

Here is a copy of the Social Jam 2011 results. Identifying risks and establishing governance. Discussions touched upon the problems with email, how to create incentive for the sharing of knowledge, social networking’s involvement in government and much more. Developing participatory organizations through social adoption.

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Facial Recognition, Privacy and Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

One to Many – governments use satellites to scan the whole of Pakistan and spot Osama shopping at the local mall. AlexKilpatrick. Useful.

The Intranet Management Handbook -Part 4. Governance and Strategy

Michael Sampson - Currents

Governance and Strategy. Here are my comments on Part 4 - Governance and Strategy. The book is divided into four parts: - 1. Intranets

Police and Social Media News site – SA Police

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

government Social Media Business crisis communications emergency services online community Police SA Police social media social networkHow do services like the Police engage in Social Media and online communities? Well the South Australian Police force have released a social media news site. link].

How to Use Employee Engagement to Boost Your Business


Curating good, relevant content that matters to you is just such a wonderful thing! Some others haven’t. And here is why. What do you reckon?

In Connection We Trust

Alchemy of Change

government recently announced a new initiative called  The National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC). by Joe Andrieu.

Influence: the Flip Side of Permeability

Alchemy of Change

Part 3 of 4: Doing effective influence mapping isn’t easy, just as creating effective geographic maps isn’t easy. Meaningful Permeable

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Help Complete the Intranet-Digital Workplace Trends 2011 Survey

Portals and KM

Key topics covered in this year's "Intranet-Digital Workplace Trends" survey are: Mobile Strategies & Approaches, Collaborative & Social Aspects, Search, Governance & Management, Business Value, and Future Scenarios. I heard about a useful survey recently, th e 6th annual Intranet-Digital Workplace Trends survey.

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Why Systems Thinking is Awesome and a Trap in Five Quotes: Post 1: There Is No Spoon

Evolving Web

In 1994, I was hired to be the “transportation-land use link” by METRO, the regional government in Portland, Oregon. All his coworkers hate him.

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Endeca Provides Dynamic Business Intelligence

Portals and KM

Gartner also predicts that the global market for BI software will grow by 9.7% in 2011. Big data is a hot topic. Endeca operates in three steps.

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(Intranets2011) "Designing a Governance Framework in the Real World" - Damien Battisson, DEEWR

Michael Sampson - Currents

After lunch here at Intranets2011 , Damien from DEEWR talking about designing a governance framework in the real world. Intranets

Enterprise 2.0 Study Needs Participants

Portals and KM

 If you complete the survey, you receive access to four enterprise collaboration case studies featuring Intuit, Vistaprint, Oce, and the Federal Government. Jacob Morgan at Chess Media Group is conducting a study on enterprise 2.0 and collaboration. initiatives.  The research is sponsored by the Enterprise 2.0    

Social Networking Gets Serious – #prayforjapan


Social spaces where you goof off at work and get away with it, because they are all hyped and everything, and everyone needs to be there.

Changing IT Mindsets From Deployment To Adoption

Collaborative Thinking

To make up for the shortsightedness, we respond (after the solution has been deployed and after the project has officially ended) with governance programs, user experience enhancements, change management processes, and community outreach efforts. We used to love e-mail back in the nineties – now we know hold it in disregard. The point? value.

The temporary suspension of civilisation: disturbances in England, August 2011


So what have we learned? ‘My clothes stank of smoke and I wanted to weep with rage at a society that has disenfranchised so many for so long while brainwashing several generations of children to want, want, want.’ ( Hayley Matthews , Guardian , 10 August 2011)  1. So it’s obviously rash to generalise. Nice one Dave. 5.

Visual Camp – or developing “Policy in Pics”

Social Reporter

The event signup here provides more background, and Phil Green has created an Our Society group. What’s the problem? What’s the story?

Where is the Love for Lotus Notes? Mat at Lotusphere 2011

Michael Sampson - Currents

At Lotusphere 2011 in January, Mat presented a session called Where is the Love? How to get your users to fall in Love with Lotus Notes.

#e2conf 2011 Highlights – 10 Reasons Why I Enjoyed the Event


I know that plenty of folks out there are probably waiting for the next blog post in the series of #e2conf 2011 Highlights from the Enterprise 2.0

What Facebook Does to Kids' Brains - Technology - The Atlantic Wire

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

story we missed? Psychologist Larry D. His title: "“Poke Me: How Social Networks Can Both Help and Harm Our Kids.") It's addictive.

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Interviews – Larry Bowden

Portals and KM

This is another a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. mentioned the great work that Tracy Hackshaw is doing along these lines with the government of Trinidad (see Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Social Business ROI Panel ). IBM set up a number of individual interviews. Larry has over two decades experience in IBM. agree. 

The Metamovement: Moving Beyond Marches and People in the Street

How to Save the World

”; “What actions of governments and big corporations have made you most angry?”; Demands of Governments. B. Marches.

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