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Social Analytics 2.0 – Its Time!

Governance in a Networked World

In Social Analytics 1.0 Its clearly time to take the next step in social analytics. Example 1: Tweet Stream Analysis Social Analytics 1.0

Report On Intranet Analytics – Required Reading for Collaboration Teams and Analytics Vendors

Michael Sampson - Currents

This is required reading for every product manager of an analytics tool. What content is working well? – Contact Sam Marshall.

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From intuition to knowing for sure: a case of applying learning analytics at course level

Joitske Hulsebosch

The value of these data is in analyzing and interpreting: what we call learning analytics. Which participants connect online? Why is that?

2015 69

IBM Offers Analytics to Help Clients with Workforce Transformation

Portals and KM

now offers new Big Data analytics software and services solution to help organizations build and maintain their global workforce.  

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Traackr Provides a Comprehensive Set of Analytics

Portals and KM

recently spoke again with Courtney Vaught from Traackr to see their excellent new analytic tools. Lists). Next we look at the scores table.

Learning Analytics: Dream, Nightmare or Fairydust?

Jenny Connected

Simon is also working in the Learning Analytics and Knowledge MOOC – LAK12. The learning platform and business intelligence vendors are rolling out analytics dashboards aggregating data into summary views, and will be a source of innovation as they seek to respond to customer needs — but what will institutions be asking for?

Advanced Social Media Course – August Sydney 2015

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

How do I do a social media audit, set a benchmark and understand Twitter analytics, Facebook Insights and so on? Look no further! Really?

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IBM's Mike Rhodin on the Convergence of Social Business, Analytics and Commerce: Part One

Portals and KM

  We also discussed the convergence of social business and analytics. Mike began by diagramming the interactions of their efforts in analytics, social software, and smarter commerce. At the core is a three-way overlap where web analytics serves all three areas. We next focused on analytics in more detail. and Web 2.0

Social Analytics 2.0

Governance in a Networked World

SNA is an 80+ year old science but has been largely ignored by the social analytics community. now we also have Social NetworkING Analysis!

Collaboration and Culture Analytics: Answering Key Questions During a Merger or Acquisition

Michael Sampson - Currents

Two of the scenario areas that Dorje and Sam covered in the recent ClearBox Consulting Intranet Analytics report were Collaboration and Culture.

My Notes from the 2011 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium: Enterprise Analytics = Business Values

Portals and KM

Here are more of my notes from the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium: Enterprise Analytics = Business Values. Participants included: Moderator: Michael S.

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Analytics Made Easier for IT and the Analysts

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Brown recently discussed Why IT Doesn’t “Get” Analytics (and Why the Time is Right for Change). Meta S. Meta concluded that “IT leadership is beginning to understand that it is time to make nice with analysts.”. This should be good news to data analysts as Meta notes that they often have extremely poor working relationships with IT.

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Listening for stories, storytelling's analytic stepsister

Social Abacus

Tandem to the trend in telling stories must be a trend in listening for stories; think of it as the analytic stepsister. Listen for rhythm.

IBM Verse – It’s Here

Michael Sampson - Currents

The idea of applying analytics to what is going on in email is a great vision. Collaboration Analytics Collaboration Software IBM Connections

2015 78

Facebook Ad Social Media Fail – I’m An Idiot.

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Facebook Online Communities social media analytics facebook ads insights online community page reachHere come the 13 year olds!

2012 58

The Search for Better Web Analytics

Online Social Networking

Google Analytics Bias. Sadly, Google Analytics reports bounce rate and time on site statistics that are biased. Better Web Analytics.

Saplo - Collaboration Auto-Discovery via Text Analytics

Michael Sampson - Currents

Saplo uses text analytics to provide collaboration auto-discovery capabilities : " Apple’s Siri helps you find relevant information and has changed how people access information. Its called text analytics and uses technologies that mimic how the brain learn languages. Collaboration Software

Clarabridge on Sentiment and Text Analytics

Michael Sampson - Currents

Clarabridge announced an update of its sentiment and text analytics software , with new hooks for social media systems: " Clarabridge, Inc., provider of sentiment and text analytics software, today announced the availability of the Clarabridge 4.5 Tower” release for its Enterprise and Professional editions. My Comments. 1.

Predicting Human Behaviour at JPMorgan Chase

Michael Sampson - Currents

Collaboration AnalyticsA recent BusinessWeek article talked about the work at JPMorgan Chase to predict patterns of behaviour in order to allow the bank to have an early warning system on employees who may be trending toward misbehaviour.

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Fascinating Social Media and SEO Case Study

Online Social Networking

Several hundred will attend this unique event at which luxury, fashion and sporty watchmakers will display a wide variety of timepiece collections.

Microsoft Excel: The Bumblebee's six most useful Excel add-ins

The Bumble Bee

Visualization/AnalyticsImage: A fractal map of retail sales data. First here are my top 3 free excel add-ins. Website: [link]. Website: [link].

2012 25

Introduction to Google Analytics – Online Workshop

Portals and KM

Google Analytics is a popular free tool from Google that provides a wealth of information about the visitors to your website. This two-hour online workshop will introduce you to the benefits of Google Analytics. Use Google Analytics to find out: Number of visitors. It can take a bit of time to uncover its full use. Cost: $99.

Data is beautiful (but not many learning professionals believe this)

Joitske Hulsebosch

What is learning analytics? Learning analytics is about the use of data for learning and improving learning processes.

2014 11

Google Analytics – Great Geography Lessons

Portals and KM

I am impressed with the level of international detail that you get through Google Analytics. took a look at my Google Analytics account and found that visits came to this blog from 158 countries since February. I did realize there were that many countries. Good for them. In Massachusetts there were visits from 101 cities. could go on.

Monitoring informal learning with a Learning Record Store

Joitske Hulsebosch

elearning learning analyticsI wrote this blogpost last year with Saskia Tiggelaar and Lisan van der Lee. It all sound rather technical.

2016 11

How to Keyword Focus Your Website or Blog for Better SEO

Online Social Networking

Best Practices Blogging Search Engines Web Marketing Website Traffic keywords SEO Web Analyticswebsite consists of one or more web pages.

Social Analytics: Another Front For Business Intelligence

Collaborative Thinking

social media, social networking) - related domains that take up an increasing number of my research and client interaction cycles are: identity, analytics, and mobility. On the one hand - the need for comprehensive analytics when it comes to social activities is very real. While my core coverage is social computing (e.g.,

Collaborative Thinking: Analytics: Key To Understanding Social Media

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Legal Profession Explores The Value of Social Network Sites | Main | Microsoft UC (OCS) Presentations and Demos » February 19, 2008 Analytics: Key To Understanding Social Media Valuable information. Your comment has not yet been posted.

A Look At Twitter, Big Data, And Analytics

Collaborative Thinking

Spatial Analytics, Where 2.0 Spatial Analytics, Where 2.0 Worth scanning. NoSQL at Twitter (NoSQL EU 2010). NoSQL at Twitter (NoSQL EU 2010). Big Data at Twitter, Chirp 2010. Big Data at Twitter, Chirp 2010.

Web Analytics Best Practices from Webtrends Engage 2010 New Orleans

Portals and KM

Here is an e xcerpt from the description: “Modern web analytics inundate us with a flood of information. But how do you know where to start?

How to Track Your Blog Subscriptions

Online Social Networking

Use off-site link clicks to your Feedburner page to segment your subscribers within your web analytics program. How to Track RSS Subscriptions.

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Year-End Thoughts On Social Media, Social Networking Social Analytics

Collaborative Thinking

While a lot of my research agenda and client interactions focused on collaboration and Enterprise 2.0 / social software during 2009, the most sizeable amount of time and energy for me this year was spent on social media, social networking, and social analytics (externally as well as internally). Social Analytics. Social Media. Privacy.

NewsGator Ramps Up Activity Streams and Analytics and Becomes Gets More Mobile and

Portals and KM

We next turned to the enhanced analytics that Social Sites now offers. have been a fan of NewsGator. We started with the iPhone offering.

Blog Cases from 2005: Cesar Brea on Marketing, Analytics, and More

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of case studies from people I interviewed in 2005 about their blogging efforts. Now as we move to 2013, I find it interesting to look back at the early days of business blogging. will only include cases from people who are still blogging now. Cesar felt that he had met his objectives when we talked. Take the plunge!”.

IBM's Mike Rhodin on the Convergence of Social Business, Analytics and Commerce: Part Two

Portals and KM

They also acquired Coremetrics for Web analytics of order tracking and Unica for automated marketing.   On the analytics side of this process lifecycle, Netezza was acquired to enable better visualization of data. We continued our discussion by covering IBM's smarter commerce initiative. This makes a lot of sense to me.

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How do you organize your analytical workflow?

Making Sense With Facilitated Systems

If you''re in an analyst role some or all of the time, you''ve no doubt faced the challenge of organizing your workflow. I''ve been increasingly organizing my workflow with Org mode. Rather than explaining that myself, I''ll let Professor John Kitchin explain how he uses Org mode to solve three big problems he faces in his work.

The Long Tail and Social Media

Online Social Networking

started publishing Online Social Networking in November 2007, and I installed Google Analytics to monitor, analyze and track traffic to my website. Tags: Blogging Networking and Marketing Strategy Search Engines Web Analytics blog keyword research search engine SEO social marketing social media marketing The Long Tail of the Search.

Text Analytics Offers a Discovery Channel to Make Better Sense of Content

Portals and KM

Socrates said that, “ the unexamined life is not worth living.”   In perhaps a parody of this statement the Forrester report, Text Analytics Takes Business Insight To New Depths , states that “unexamined content is a wasted opportunity.” To make sense of all this content, businesses are turning to text analytics tools.  

300,000 Hours a Year For One “Non-Essential” Meeting

Michael Sampson - Currents

The numbers were: – 7000 direct hours by 11 executives. – 20,000 hours per year for pre-meetings by each executive. Microsoft Office 365

2016 59

300,000 Hours a Year For One “Non-Essential” Meeting

Michael Sampson - Currents

The numbers were: – 7000 direct hours by 11 executives. – 20,000 hours per year for pre-meetings by each executive. Microsoft Office 365

2016 59