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Connections are Different than Relationships

Alchemy of Change

Connection is the point of contact in a relationship. connection, or point of contact, in a relationship can take many forms. Figure 1.

Connecting More Deeply

Viv Mcwaters

Connecting more deeply. Connecting more deeply works for me at a number of levels, not just personal. Engaging the resistance.

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Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment – The Follow-Up

Elsua

Hummm … maybe we need to re-discover the power of a tweet to reach out and connect, don’t you think? Let’s see it…. Nothing else. Hallo? Yikes!

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The Essence of Connected Learning

Elsua

It’s probably a good time now to, at long last, rethink the Essence of Connected Learning. Talking about Connected Learning.

2012 105

Use and Adoption of IBM Connections – A Survey

Michael Sampson - Currents

I am running a research survey on how organizations are using IBM Connections. The survey has 17 questions, spread across four pages: – Demographics and Current State of Connections. – Current and Forecasted Use of IBM Connections. – Upgrading to Connections 5.0. IBM Connections Thanks.

2014 86

Boundaries and Limits of Networked and Connected Learning

Jenny Connected

What are the risks of connectivity and what kinds of privacy or control or independence could be lost if everything is connected? 2013).

2015 33

Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment

Elsua

When you decide to stop following everyone and question the purpose of that connection in the first place? The place to be. Always. Move on. .

2015 68

Everything Is Connected to Everything

Elsua

Brian Cox where in less than two minutes he gets to explain in very simple terms how everything is connected to everything. Science. Science.

2012 63

Life in a Connected Day

Elsua

So how about if we get started with “ Life in a Connected Day “? That doesn’t sound too bad, right? That’s right!

Bloomfire Provides Comprehensive Knowledge Connections

Portals and KM

There is great opportunity here as McKinsey has projected nearly a trillion-dollar market opportunity around creating better-connected enterprises.

2013 49

Social Connections VI – Prague

Michael Sampson - Currents

When the tour was originally under design, the intent was to align it with Social Connections VI – which at one point was going to be held in mid May. very much enjoyed participating in Social Connections V in Zurich last June, so would have loved to participate again … but it isn’t to be this time. Are you ready?

2014 27

IRRODL Special Issue: Emergent Learning, Connections, Design for Learning

Jenny Connected

Vol 12, No 7 (2011): Special Issue – Emergent Learning, Connections, Design for Learning. Tagged: #change11 , #PLENK2010 , CCK08 , connections , Connectivism , connectivity , emergent learning , IRRODL , learning , Research. This is a refereed open e-journal which you can access here: [link].

Round-Trip Editing in Connections Content Manager

Michael Sampson - Currents

As part of the announcement around Mac Sync, Luis from IBM also mentioned that round-trip editing is available for Connections Content Manager : IBM Connections Content Manager (CCM) users can now do round-trip editing. IBM Connections For example, a Word document, will be opened with the desktop app of Office 365.

2014 32

Thoughts on IBM Connections Mail (“Mail Next”)

Michael Sampson - Currents

At IBM Connect 2014 today, IBM announced “Mail Next,” to be branded under the IBM Connections family. From what I picked up, my understanding is that the worlds of email traffic / conversations are logically and physically separate from the “social” conversations and interactions happening in IBM Connections.

2014 61

When Collect and Connect is not enough…

Chris Collison

One of the common constructs used to ‘frame’ knowledge management activities is that of Collect or Connect.

2014 34

IRRODL Special Issue: Emergent Learning, Connections, Design for Learning

Jenny Connected

Vol 12, No 7 (2011): Special Issue – Emergent Learning, Connections, Design for Learning. Tagged: #change11 , #PLENK2010 , CCK08 , connections , Connectivism , connectivity , emergent learning , IRRODL , learning , Research. This is a refereed open e-journal which you can access here: [link].

NLC2016 Hotseat notes: Boundaries and Limits of Networked and Connected Learning

Jenny Connected

The topic, facilitated by Sonia Livingstone was – Boundaries and Limits of Networked and Connected Learning . Sonia posted 4 topics for us to discuss: Experience of networked and connected learning, their boundaries and limits. Experience of networked and connected learning, their boundaries and limits. Connected Learning.

2015 25

My New Cheese – Lead Social Business Enabler for IBM’s w3 and www Connections

Elsua

This is it! The moment of truth! The wait is over. The long hiatus of silence is now a thing of the past. The truly mind-blowing one. Bring it on!

2013 100

IBM Connect 2013: Tuesday Opening Session Notes

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on IBM Connect 2013. I am very pleased to be back again after the last two years. remain uninsured.

2013 46

The Digital Workplace in the Connected Organization – Part 1: Highlights

Portals and KM

Jane McConnell, Netstrategy/JMC, has recently published her excellent annual report, The Digital Workplace in the Connected Organization.

2014 55

Social Connections VI – From Adoption to Adaptation, from Enablement into Engagement, while #WOLWeek Kicks Off

Elsua

And yet, while the journey has been incredibly good fun all along, never mind the massive learning experience, here I am preparing, non-stop, for the next business trip just around the corner: Social Connections VI. My goodness! Yes, I know, me neither! June 16th – 17th, 2014. Prague. Yes, I know,  that  Prague. From day one. .

2014 78

The Connection Economy – The One to Rule Them All

Elsua

Indeed, welcome to The Connections Economy! But what if there would be something else? Goodness gracious me! Stop it! To name: . Trust.

2013 55

IBM Connections Conversations - 2: Overview of Next Release

Portals and KM

This is the second of a three part series on I BM Connections , their collaboration platform for social business.  

2012 59

Connect To Thrive | Psychology Today

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Connect To Thrive. Social Connection Improves Health, Well-Being & Longevity. But how many of us know that social connection is as important? Social connection improves physical health and psychological well-being. On the the flip side, strong social connection leads to a 50% increased chance of longevity. Julie K.

2012 29

IBM Connect 2013 – Pardon The Interruption, Are You Ready?

Elsua

Really looking forward to seeing everyone at IBM Connect 2013 and, please, don't be shy. 16 years later that adventure continues, and big time!,

2013 52

Connections Shape Us – Food for Thought from Scientific American

Full Circle Associates

Good food for thought on a Monday morning. networks

2015 35

DomainPatrol Social for IBM Connections

Michael Sampson - Currents

Infoware released an updated version of DomainPatrol Social for IBM Connections. DomainPatrol Social is an uber-admin toolkit for working with, managing, and leveraging content in IBM Connections, providing capabilities not available out-of-the-box in Connections. IBM Connections– Moving files between communities.

2015 14

IBM Connections File Sync for Mac

Michael Sampson - Currents

It is, however, only for IBM’s cloud offering at the moment; on-premises Connections isn’t supported yet. IBM Connections

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ALTC2013 Blogging connections

Jenny Connected

In the meantime, it has been great to make two new connections through this blog. One of the pleasures of ALT-C 2013 for me was that I discovered/met two readers of this blog who I was not aware of.  These contacts were very meaningful for me and from them I was reminded of two reasons why blogging works for me. 1.

2013 18

IBM Connect 2015 in Netherlands – My Talk on IBM Verse

Michael Sampson - Currents

On Tuesday June 9 I will be in Utrecht, attending and speaking at the IBM Connect 2015 event in the Netherlands. Collaboration Software Conferences & Events IBM Connections IBM Notes / Lotus NotesBy my count there are only a couple of sessions in English, with the rest being delivered in Dutch.

2015 24

The Foreword for Doing Business with IBM Connections (2013) - by Jeff Schick

Michael Sampson - Currents

Here''s the Foreword that Jeff wrote for my new book - Doing Business with IBM Connections. After several hours, John Dunderdale our sales executive said: We talk about this product by describing the way it better connects people with people and people with information. Why don''t we call it Connections? Many thanks Jeff!

2013 46

Social Connections VII – Next Week in Stockholm

Michael Sampson - Currents

The seventh Social Connections event is being held in Stockholm next week. The event provides two days of content and discussions on social business and IBM Connections. Conferences & Events IBM Connections attended and spoke at the fifth event in Zurich (June 2013). The agenda looks great. We’ve all been there.

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Lead Social Business Enabler for IBM’s w3 and www Connections – Job Role and Responsibilities

Elsua

Something that, funny enough, did not happen in the past, even though I have always been rather visible all along. And that’s it! Very much so! 

2013 66

Connected Learning in an Open World

Jenny Connected

At the beginning of this week I was in Greenwich, London for the first time in my life. But ‘Where am I?’ Free and open access is not enough.

2014 23

IBM Connections Conversations 1: Review of 3.0

Portals and KM

This is the first of a three part series on IBM Connections , their collaboration platform for social business. recently had an extended conversation with Suzanne Livingston, Senior Product Manager for Connections. We began by discussing Connections 3.0, On the Web facing side, Connections 3.0 Connections 3.0.1

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

Michael Sampson - Currents

Here’s the talk: IBM Connections in the Wild: Current Status and Challenges. Conferences & Events IBM Connections

2015 25

IBM Lotusphere and CONNECT 2012 – Here We Go Again! #ls12 #IBMConnect

Elsua

The main link for the livestreaming will be over here with the corresponding replays over as follows: Lotusphere and IBM Connect. Are you ready?

2012 73

Connecting with Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Tweet This month, The Learning Circuits blog asks how do we break down organizational walls when it comes to learning?

IBM Connections Conversations - 3: Analytics + Social

Portals and KM

This is the third of a three part series on IBM Connections , their collaboration platform. recently had an extended conversation with Suzanne Livingston, Senior Product Manager for Connections. have covered Connections before (see for example, Looking Closely at Lotus Connections ) but it had been a while since I took a detailed look.

Doing Business with IBM Connections Workshop in Switzerland – hosted by WebGate

Michael Sampson - Currents

Today I presented the Doing Business with IBM Connections workshop in Switzerland, at the invitation of WebGate Consulting. In my book Doing Business with IBM Connections (2013) on which the workshop is based, there are a couple of case studies aligned with each of the ten core scenarios. couple of highlights for me from today: 1.