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Take a Day Per Month to Think Long Term

Michael Sampson - Currents

‘The day has too much focus on the technical stuff.’ ’ ‘I get to the office at like 7, and I have a full day of calls,’ he continues. ‘The stuff that suffers is the strategic thinking. Where is the industry going, where is the company going, what should we do differently, what should we do better. Being Effectiv

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Teams, communities and networks in terms of communication forms


There is not much in terms of shared goals and recurrent conversations, the ties are weak or latent. Related posts.

Don’t Mistake Platform Diversification for Platform Death (Long Term is Decades, Not Years)

Managing Communities

photo credit: aussiegall I know it is tough to look at things from a truly long term perspective, but you need to try. I’ve now been directly managing online communities for 12 years. I’ve been involved with moderation of communities for probably 14. long term [.]. And I’ve been on the web for 17 years.

How to Properly Use the Word “Forums” and the Term “Online Community”

Managing Communities

photo credit: avlxyz Once in a while, I run across an article that uses the word “forums” or the term “online community” in a weird, misleading way. What disappoints me most is when someone does this when they are claiming to have expertise in this space – they have community in their job title, they [.].

Information Overload Can be a Misleading Term

Portals and KM

It have been a while since I wrote about the Darwin Awareness Engine™ but it is alive and doing well gaining new customers. Nicholas Herold makes a nice point in the post, Information Overload? Or Is it just noise?  The Darwin Awareness engine does not help with those simply overwhelmed with too much information.    

Coining the right term

Joitske Hulsebosch

Share your learning curve is a brilliant term for this. noticed it also inspired the testing blog. So in a way it is not very new to me.

Are You Tapping “Third-Order” Engagement?

Alchemy of Change

It seems this is just a fancy business term for something we’ve been doing for a few years now–enable people to share to their networks. #2 written by Gideon Rosenblatt about 3 weeks ago Reply Quote Thanks for asking a question that others may simply not have voiced. Third-order engagement is the cutting edge of business strategy.

Collaborative Thinking: Thinking In Terms of "Literacy"

Collaborative Thinking

» January 31, 2008 Thinking In Terms of "Literacy" Valid perspective. Are kids today smarter than previous generations? Thats nonesense.

Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

She was essentially asking, how do we catch up when we are lost or left behind in an online learning course/class/workshop? What else? koe Nancy!

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Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

She was essentially asking, how do we catch up when we are lost or left behind in an online learning course/class/workshop? What else? koe Nancy!

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One Account of the Birth of the Term Knowledge Management

Portals and KM

The term knowledge management has been around for much longer. There are various tales on how the term got started. Tom Davenport and Larry Prusak, provide an interesting story about the birth of the term “knowledge management” in their new book, What’s the Big Idea ? plan to be there. Here is one.  

Green Chameleon » Knowledge Management Explained in Five Disciplines

Green Chameleon

Already then, KM was a term that was not well recognised; at the time, we did not label our KM-related consulting services with Knowledge Management. 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. just like it. Thank you Edgar for your post!

Rethinking Marketing - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Community

That means making products and brands subservient to long-term customer relationships. What’s wrong with this picture? Kaplan, David P.

What do we mean by the terms ‘community’ and ‘networks’? | Yes and Space


Geoff Brown muses on the terms "community" and "network" -- which seems to be a recurring challenge for us in NWWCoP (but perhaps we don't talk about it. Should we?). communities networks NWWCoP community

Using ’social navigation’ and ‘participatory surveillance’ terms for co-creation and joint action

Taming the spaces

started to wonder about the terminology, it seems some of these terms have an overlap and we need to think which is the right concept we are talking about. Participatory surveillance term is explained by Albrechtslund (2008) in Online social Networking as a participatory surveillance. Gary T. Taylor. Nova and Ortelli, 2004). Alan J.

Facebook's Terms of Service (TOS) Claims they can Do Whatever They Want with Your Content Forever

Portals and KM

Have you seen the revised Facebook terms of service? Their rights now no longer expire when you leave Facebook, as was the case before. wonder if that applies to things you link to such as your blog posts? guess they can take your picture and draw mustaches and beards on it also. Facebook says we should trust them to not abuse this.

i only have 2 problems with the term "design thinking".

Engineers without Fears

But we now seem to be saddled with this term so let's make the best of it. *Of course it is thinking but in a Damasio style not a Cartesian one. And those are the words "design" and "thinking". It's the New. Thing. So what is design thinking? So is "design thinking" just a another phrase for "innovation" then?

Green Chameleon » “I Speak-a No KM”

Green Chameleon

One of the things Jerry said that struck me was his discomfort with terms like “knowledge capture”. While we know that a person’s knowledge is not removed, whether captured or transferred, these terms still require that accompanying explanation when we use them. As for setting it free - unleashing? Thank you Edgar for your post!

Wicked Problems, Governance as Learning Systems

Networking Action

That is actually a technical, academic term that has spurred some valuable work on how to take action in such a situation, … Net Dev

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Real Story Group: Enterprise Collaboration and Social Software Market in 2016

Michael Sampson - Currents

have been a long-term fan of this report from Real Story Group, and have recommended its purchase to many clients. Collaboration Software

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Need Your Feedback on my Triangulating Thinking | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

have been playing around with this idea of triangulation (possibly not the right term) for a couple of months. This can block success. Barab, S.,

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SEO vs SMO and how to TURN OFF Google Social Media Optimization

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

FIRST SEARCH: Search Term: Laurel Papworth  (My History). SECOND SEARCH: Search Term: Laurel Papworth &pws=0 (Vanilla search). years?

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Green Chameleon » The Life of a Knowledge Manager: Nasty, Brutish and Short

Green Chameleon

think a lot of the problem is an inability to define the discipline in terms senior managers can understand. May I use some of your data?

Green Chameleon » They Are Stealing Our Language Now

Green Chameleon

guess if somebody creates a term, they can claim a right to protect it. It’s not April First, so presumably this is serious. Yeah right.

More on community management (part 3 or “what’s in a name”) | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

to I hate titling these blog posts with the words “community management.&# Instead of going for a walk this morning. And comment on other blogs.

Musings on “community management” Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

It is indicative of short-term, achieving goals within a given budget. This one climbs up to meta-ville a bit and asks a couple of questions.

Green Chameleon » Knoco on KM Metrics

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Knoco on KM Metrics The latest issue of Knoco’s newsletter has a very good, practical feature on the different kinds and purposes of KM Metrics. Comment Guidelines : Basic XHTML is allowed ( , , ) Line breaks and paragraphs are automatically generated.

Green Chameleon » Passionately Logging In

Green Chameleon

What other qualifications for the term “passion&# can you think of to make the usage more legitimate? They wanted a document. RSS2.0

Collaborative Thinking: Enterprises Not One Dimensional - Technology Not the Only Influence on the Future Enterprise

Collaborative Thinking

are discussed solely in terms of technology. Far too often Web 2.0 and Enterprise 2.0 Have a wiki? Fine - well call you Enterprise 2.0 Trust Us.

Green Chameleon » Knowledge Retention Videos

Green Chameleon

The videos are in the “blogcasts&# section on the left hand side of the page. Enjoy! Posted by Patrick Lambe on 29/10/09 at 07: 24 PM | Categories: Expertise , KM Applied , Video | Permalink 0 Comment so far Commenting is not available in this weblog entry. URLs are automatically converted into links. Thank you Edgar for your post! RSS2.0

Green Chameleon » The Prehistory of Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon

Wierd how knowledge management just fits into that mould so easily… Posted on September 23, 2007 at 12:22 PM | Comment permalink awie sigh!

Elections for sale

Alchemy of Change

Green Chameleon » The Black Knowledge Economy

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about The Black Knowledge Economy The term the “black economy&# refers to those parts of the economy which are underground and out of legislative and supervisory sight. That’s quite apart from being able to collect enough tax to govern properly.

What can we do for our friends in Kenya? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We are making a list of ways to help [link] and Kenyans to call [link] # Steve Kemper on 28 Sep 2008 at 1:42 pm Hi, I’m going to Kenya in November, on a short term 10 day mission trip. He links to many sources of on the ground news, which is critical both to the work in Kenya and our understanding of how we can best be of support.

Collaborative Thinking: LiquidTalk - Filling In The Daily Gaps

Collaborative Thinking

Still, food-for-thought: The LiquidTalk solution brings simplicity to enterprise mobile sales enablement, learning and training, knowledge transfer, corporate and customer communication and more: We provide your organization with a secure, hosted, branded web application to centralize access to proprietary audio and video business content. Trust Us.

Collaborative Thinking: More On Presence And The Social Feed

Collaborative Thinking

UC strategists should be thinking in terms of where presence intersects with social feeds. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Should NewsGator Worry About Microsoft? Architects looking at social media should examine feed syndication platforms as critical middleware for all-things-2.0.

Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: IBM Research - Glimpsing The Future

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Chess Match | Main | Why Is Social Software So Important? You simply cannot make an global assumption that defacto internal sharing is better in some way than external. Events. Hackday - people hacking new/different apps.

The Illusion of Control


In fact, I would dare to state it’s way more demanding (think in terms of €€€) and resource intensive to control than to trust (your) people.

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On Learning Something New

Michael Sampson - Currents

It will help with creating long-term memory. Derek offers his experiences and advice on learning JavaScript. If you don’t want to learn JavaScript though, there are some excellent principles of deep learning in his post: Build a real foundation and solid understanding. Don’t start with “little bits.” Avoid shortcuts.

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Green Chameleon » A Brief History of Arrangement

Green Chameleon

As we saw in a previous post , the term taxonomy itself literally means habits or laws of arrangement. Though Linnaeus won the field in terms of how taxonomy work became understood, Buffon had a profound though less direct impact on the way in which knowledge was organised for use in subsequent generations. But it was not to be.