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Workshops in Europe in October

Michael Sampson - Currents

Anyway, the schedule for the first week is: - Tuesday October 7, Doing Business with IBM Connections workshop in Poland with Epacta (public seminar, contact Epacta for registration details). I will be presenting a round of workshops in different European cities in October. Friday October 10, tentatively booked. Tuesday October 14.

Dear Social Business Evangelist, Where Art Thou?


mean, I believe that social business evangelists, in general, are still breathing those very same traits I just mentioned above, but where are they?

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Europe in May 2014 – Seven Workshops, Three Countries

Michael Sampson - Currents

In less than eight weeks I will be back in Europe to present seven workshops in three countries. Wednesday May 7, Doing Business with IBM Connections. Tuesday May 13, Doing Business with IBM Connections. Wednesday May 14, Doing Business with IBM Connections. Friday May 16, Doing Business with IBM Connections.

The Network of Europe’s E. Coli (EHEC) Crisis

Net-Map Toolbox

Does this look like a killer? picture by yogendra174 on flickr). Coli outbreak (just how messy? These  CNN  and  Newsweek articles give some insight).

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Six Weeks Until Europe

Michael Sampson - Currents

In six weeks I'm heading to Europe for a user adoption workshop, and a couple of conferences. Early bird pricing finishes in a couple of weeks.

Social Business Forum 2011 – On Collaboration by Luis Suarez


and Social Business events taking place in Milan, Italy, on June 8th. Indeed, mark your calendars as well for the Social Business Forum 2011.

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Solutions for An Ageing Population in the Era of Open Business


And to define that business problem I won’t have to do anything else than just mention three simple words: Ageing Working Population.

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It is done. The History of Doing Business with IBM Connections (2013)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The book is finally finished. with the last screenshot taken at 11.10am today. But life happened, and that plan fell by the wayside.

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Europe in June - Social Connections V

Michael Sampson - Currents

Social Connections is a user group focused on IBM Connections and social collaboration technology, with a mixed business and technical bent.

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Becoming a Social Business Client Panel

Portals and KM

Mike started with some of the challenges businesses face today: information overload, complexity and connections.  Jon Iwata spoke next. 

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Getting the Next Version of Doing Business with IBM Connections Ready for Upcoming European Workshops

Michael Sampson - Currents

In a couple of weeks I will be in Europe for a round of workshops. Currently I have two User Adoption workshops to present, and one definite and one tentative workshop on Doing Business with IBM Connections. My schedule is here. has required at least five days of preparation. IBM Connections

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A Week in Europe - June 24 to 28

Michael Sampson - Currents

On Friday I will be starting another trip to Europe. Thursday 27th - the Doing Business with IBM Connections workshop in Zurich, as the pre-conference workshop at Social Connections V. It''s become something of an annual pilgrimage (sometimes more often than that), and for this year the first trip just about to start. Upcoming Events

Let The Next Adventure Begin – The With Whom (#CAWW)


From here onwards I’m going to be working  together  AND networking with … friends, in the true sense of the word “friends” That’s right, plenty of the folks from the #CAWW network are people who I already know for over 10 years, way before Social Networking for Business or Social Business were the new buzzwords.

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Europe Tour in October 2010: 29 Business Days and Counting

Michael Sampson - Currents

In 29 business days, I get on board an Air New Zealand plane and fly to London for two weeks of presentations, masterclasses, and workshops in Europe. have a lot to do in the next 29 days to finalize my preparation, but here's what's coming up once I hit the ground running in Europe: Monday October 4. Tuesday October 5. Perhaps.

#Movistar Killed the Web Star


guess I can now withdraw those words from here onwards and confirm, sadly, that Movistar is everything but a  people to people business. Please!

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Collaborative Economy Roundup for the Week Ending October 30

Online Community Strategy

Bonus: Bill spoke at Crowdsourcing Week Europe last week in Brussels (the conference was amazing). ioy5jj. 2. 

Communities in the Crowd Economy: #CSWEurope15

Online Community Strategy

This week I am participating in Crowdsourcing Week Europe 2015 in Brussels. Networked Companies Thrive. Connected Customers Create More Value.

My First Year as a Consultant and what 2016 Holds for Online Communities (I hope)

Online Community Strategy

In 2015, it seemed like Digital Transformation ate the business world. Obviously, technology plays a critical role in modern business.

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Notes on "Social Business: Moving the Business Needle Forward" at AusLUG 2013 - Chris Crummey, IBM

Michael Sampson - Currents

IBM platform for social business - enabling "systems of engagement" solutions. We should be selling business outcomes. -. some examples: Omron (Europe), Illy Coffee, Slumberland, IBM w3. 3. A "social business" - need to use it to attract new talent, and various other outcomes. Some notes: 1. How do you increase adoption?

Is Social Business Ready to Face Internet Traffic Jams?


At least, that’s what has just happened to myself, upon my return from my recent business trip to Boston for the Enterprise 2.0 Really?

Connectivity – The Achilles Heel of Remote Knowledge Web Work


employees, customers and business partners, for that matter). And I tell you, it wasn’t pretty. At all. It just won’t happen.

The Tribulations of Business Travelling with Delta Airlines


The way business travelling should well be, a standard, even if too long in transit, but very doable. Lots to share and lots more to talk about!

And while we're on the subject of customer service.Sanita

Endless Knots

and all Dansko Stapled Clogs had been manufactured by Sanita in Europe.     Business Generosity Inspiration Amazing!

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I Think I May Have Just Experienced The Future…


As a road / air warrior, I get to travel a fair bit and visit not just mainland Spain, but a bunch of other countries in Europe, and North America.

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The Second Leg Of The Social Business Stool - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Second Leg Of The Social Business Stool. In my last column , I introduced the three main elements of a social business strategy -- process, management, and technology -- and focused on what it means to socialize a business process. DoubleDutch Doubles Down On Social and Location for Business. GDC Europe. ABOUT.

4 Meetings, 6 Planes, and lots of amazing friends | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This site is both my weblog and my business site. There are things coming up that I want to write about. Welcome to my web home. United States.

How the World Sees the US | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This site is both my weblog and my business site. have a stack of half finished blog posts and a cold and the cold is winning. United States.

Can Twitter Benefit Business Executives?

Leading Virtually

What I found noteworthy in the WSJ article is the increasing adoption of Twitter by business executives.  . It has been a while since I blogged.

3-3-3. Three Workshops, Three Countries, Three Days

Michael Sampson - Currents

In late June I head to Europe for a week. I''ll be presenting three workshops, in three countries, over three days. Doing Business with IBM Connections. Each workshop is based on one of my recent books. Here''s the roster: Collaboration Roadmap Masterclass. in London on Tuesday June 25. User Adoption Strategies. Upcoming Events

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Organising Knowledge » Conference on Dynamic Taxonomies and Facetted Search

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Conference on Dynamic Taxonomies and Facetted Search There’s some very interesting work being done in Europe (and some great folks in Italy) working on taxonomies, folksonomies and search. Thanks again Moritz ! Thank you Edgar for your post!

An Update on my European Tour – Eight Engagements in 10 Days

Michael Sampson - Currents

At the end of next week I’m heading to Europe for a two week workshop tour. Wednesday May 7 – Doing Business with IBM Connections ( Norway with IBSG ). Tuesday May 13 – Doing Business with IBM Connections ( Denmark, with IntraVision ). Tuesday May 6 – User Adoption Strategies ( Norway with IBSG ).

Green Chameleon » A Brief History of Arrangement

Green Chameleon

Until the 1730s, at least in Europe, the practices of arrangement, classification, categorization, and taxonomy work, were all part of the same cluster of concepts. Recent posts Updates on Expertise Project and the Origins Business Narrative Conference Find the Pain, Fix It The Negative Archetypes of Gov 2.0 But it was not to be.

Collaboration Patterns for Social Innovation: The Dutch – US Connection?

Making CommunitySense

As part of my visit to the  University of Alabama in Huntsville  I gave a presentation “Creativity Meets Rationale – Collaboration Patterns for Social Innovation” at the College of Business Administration. See also the Economist article Let’s Hear Those Ideas.

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Can Cloud Computing Elevate the Role of IT, Making It More Strategic?

Portals and KM

Here is an interesting study by IDG that found that cloud computing is enabling a more central role for IT in shaping business strategy and driving innovation. and Europe. These changes will likely trigger a demand for more business and management experience in senior IT professionals.    

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Social Media Training: 3 Day Intensive Advanced Class

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Please note: I will be in Europe from next week for the month of May and then in Asia for most of June, so after Friday 4th May, please contact Cheryll via email Computer Based Session:   Build a business hub on emergent social tools such as Google Plus and Pinterest . SEE MORE on ABOUT PAGE. Please enquire.

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Thoughts About The Future of SharePoint

Michael Sampson - Currents

The extension of the OneDrive for Business look-and-feel to SharePoint document libraries was good. Microsoft said that it has delivered “rock solid sync” in OneDrive for Business. I’m not hearing that from my advisory clients. Here’s the lead one specifically: The Future of SharePoint. Go Microsoft!

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Inform 2015 in Melbourne – “My” Talk on IBM Connections in the Wild

Michael Sampson - Currents

There was no way to attend and present, unfortunately. Here’s the talk: IBM Connections in the Wild: Current Status and Challenges.

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Thoughts About The Future of SharePoint

Michael Sampson - Currents

The extension of the OneDrive for Business look-and-feel to SharePoint document libraries was good. Microsoft said that it has delivered “rock solid sync” in OneDrive for Business. I’m not hearing that from my advisory clients. Here’s the lead one specifically: The Future of SharePoint. Go Microsoft!

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Social Connections VII – Next Week in Stockholm

Michael Sampson - Currents

The event provides two days of content and discussions on social business and IBM Connections. wish I could go to this one … but having just got back from Europe, I can’t. During this session, we’re going to look at some of the business situations we find ourselves in. The agenda looks great. We’ve all been there.

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Updated Index to Cities and Towns with Restaurant Picks – November 2015

Portals and KM

often consult it myself went going on a holiday or business trip.   Europe & Asia. also do a few myself. Ann Arbor, Michigan.

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