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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.

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.

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Collaborators, Cooperators and People I Learn From

Elsua

Finally, after a good few days of tinkering Collaborators , Cooperators and People I Learn From were born. . It wasn’t easy. It always has been.

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IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson

Elsua

Welcome to the successful transformation from a content-centric organisation to a people-centric one! Not the content they produce.

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How To Get The Content Advantage

Ken Carroll

What is the content advantage? Well, it’s about using content to power up your business. What is it that makes content so potent?

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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 51

How to Network From Your Desk (For Introverts and Busy People)

Partnering Resources

Share Content. have a list of my top ten connectors: people who have gone out of their way to connect me to others.

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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.

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The Rising Need for Content Curation Skills and Capabilities.

Portals and KM

The article notes that that "aggregation" or "curation" of other people's coverage is becoming recognized more and more as one of the indispensable elements of journalism. In his words, “the value of Darwin is that on a daily basis it starts to reveal patterns of content on the Web.    

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.

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The place of ‘the teacher’ in relation to open content

Jenny Connected

Evidently Sir John Daniel   as long ago as 1996 warned that traditional universities cannot create enough supply.  So the question that was raised is, how do we scale up teaching without simply throwing content at people. It’s easy to see that some very talented people, with expertise can provide high quality content.

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The place of ‘the teacher’ in relation to open content

Jenny Connected

Evidently Sir John Daniel   as long ago as 1996 warned that traditional universities cannot create enough supply.  So the question that was raised is, how do we scale up teaching without simply throwing content at people. It’s easy to see that some very talented people, with expertise can provide high quality content.

2012 36

Why Bad Things Happen to Good Content

Online Social Networking

While these web sites have excellent content, they have few readers to use or enjoy that content. Good content needs to be consumed.

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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 37

10 messages in planning digital engagement with young people

Social Reporter

Below are 10 messages to consider in planning any project using digital technology to engage young people and address the key challenges they face. Adding an element of gaming to your project can provide the incentives for young people to get engaged. Support young people to be creators, not consumers. Who are the young people?

10 messages in planning digital engagement with young people

Social Reporter

Below are 10 messages to consider in planning any project using digital technology to engage young people and address the key challenges they face. Adding an element of gaming to your project can provide the incentives for young people to get engaged. Support young people to be creators, not consumers. Who are the young people?

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. The thinking at the time was that it was becoming easier and easier to publish and share information on the Internet and that this same phenomenon, if applied to the business enterprise, would really help people do their work. Many thanks Jeff!

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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 47

Connected Learning in an Open World

Jenny Connected

But Universities are resistant to openness in the sense of open sharing, and content providers do not want people to have free and open access.

2014 23

Viewing Activities in IBM Connections as a Kanban Board

Michael Sampson - Currents

ISW Development, the team behind the Kudos Badges gamification engine for IBM Connections, has recently taken the wraps of its IBM Connect 2014 announcement: Kudos Boards. The new offering transforms Activities in IBM Connections into a visual drag-and-drop Kanban Board style interface, for new ways of working with tasks and entries.

2014 25

ALTC2013 Blogging connections

Jenny Connected

rarely read back through my blog, but I am sometimes surprised in the stats by the posts that people are reading and so go back to remind myself about what I was thinking at the time. This was sparked off by Matthias Melcher’s new blog – where he has a wonderfully organized Contents page. Writing/blogging is not for everyone.

2013 14

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.

Changing the Way People Find Experts at CEMEX, Luis Garza (Social Connections V, Zurich)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Luis Garza from CEMEX is talking about how people now find experts at CEMEX. Resulted in the introduction of SHIFT - a Connections-based intranet, along with Portal. another application gives a single page view of priority community content. Conference Notes IBM Connections Some notes: 1. More than 50 countries.

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Facebook, LinkedIn and Digg Content Sharing Tip

Online Social Networking

This is a quick heads up about a content sharing error that’s easy avoid. If none are suitable, choose not to display a thumbnail at all.

Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Just because a service connects people doesn’t automatically mean we should call it a “social network.&# There, I said it.

Start a Content Business

Ken Carroll

How To Start a Content Business. W hat do you need to start a content business?  Content Business. People are lost, confused.

Bringing Content Discovery and Curation Directly to the Business User

Portals and KM

Dion covers this connection in a related post, How social media and big data will unleash what we know. Dion goes on to note, “that the key to social media interactions between people is that it leaves knowledge behind for others to find and reuse.” If Big Data requires a new set of high priests (i.e.    

Notes on ID301 What's New and Coming in IBM Connections

Michael Sampson - Currents

Luis Benitez and David Brooks are talking about upcoming capabilities in the next version of IBM Connections. Connections is part of a wider platform. The basis of the platform is people. The wider platform is the IBM Platform for Social Business - including social networking, social analytics, social content, and one more.

Building Social Business: Connecting, Sharing and Collaborating

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The answer is elusive and yet critical for us to understand the processes that lead from connecting to sharing and finally to collaborating.

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Implementing Connections in the Real World of Gore: Successes and Pitfalls, Brian O'Neill (Social Connections V, Zurich)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Brian O''Neill is presenting a case study on implementing IBM Connections at Gore. Started with IBM Connections 2.5 in 2010.

2013 14

Collaborative Thinking: Tagging Beyond Content: Applications & People

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Microsoft "People Ready" = Lotus "Super Human Software" | Main | CIOTalk Radio Interview: Making Enterprise Portals Work! » March 28, 2006 Tagging Beyond Content: Applications & People This post was originally contributed at CollaborationLoop.

Drive Business with IBM Connections Content Manager, Heidi Ambler (Social Connections V, Zurich)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Heidi Ambler, the Director of Product Management for Social Software at IBM Connections is presenting the opening keynote at Social Connections V.

Connection Before Content: Meetings That Are Knowledge-based

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

        Connection Before Content: Meetings That Are Knowledge-based   Peter Block has a rule of thumb that is very useful if you want a group to apply its collective knowledge to address a difficult issue,  Connection before Content .  Tags: trust group knowledgesharing connection facilitation leadership

Google+ Hints at a Social Media Marketing Revolution

Alchemy of Change

In other words,  as a company, brand, or product, I can only circle people on Google+  with their permission,  which they give by circling me first. .

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Ripple: Social Network Influencers

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

People (consumers) are learning this themselves, slowly. User generated content - blog articles, videos, podcasts, take time to gain traction.

FastForward Blog Says Farewell - Keep Connected

Portals and KM

We are looking into ways to archive the content.    He adds, “our content has evolved and our initial purpose has been fulfilled with widespread discussion of E2.0 Most people have made the new media part of their lives.  This is looking at how people feel about technology in their personal life.

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Jive SBS Design Practices, Part 1 » Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Note 1: It’s not like people are going to do ONLY that one thing, so don’t get your panties in a wad. It’s about we. Voila!

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IBM Connect 2013: My Opening Session Notes

Portals and KM

This is the first in a series of notes on IBM Connect 2013. I am very pleased to be back again after the last two years thanks to IBM’s support.

Preventing Privacy Breaches or Constraining Collaboration: The Internal / External Sharing Decision in IBM Connections Next

Michael Sampson - Currents

This means that non-employees (non-licensed users) of a firm can be given access to Connections and the content inside.

2014 20

Balancing Tasks & Relationships – The Art of Engagement

Alchemy of Change

Engagement is the process of building relationships with people and putting those relationships to work to accomplish some goal. love his work.