2014

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The Rise of Trollmarketing and Trashtweeting on Business Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Using trolling as a marketing campaign on social media. Advertising used to be so polite. Well except when it wasn’t. And unusual. Or a Coke.

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Working Out Loud with Google Plus – Part Deux

Elsua

owork ). What do you think? Remember the good old mantra of “ Knowledge is power ”? Well, it may well have its days numbered… . Not anymore. By far. 

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The Rhizome as a Metaphor for Learning in a MOOC

Jenny Connected

on Friday June 27 th  . Source of image: Sylvano Bussoti. Five Pieces for Piano for David Tudor:   [link]. Deleuze, G. & Guaattari, F. 1987).

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Top teams understand the 4 different types of Teamwork in Nature

The Bumble Bee

What do we mean by "Teamwork"? call these Solowork, Crowdwork, Groupwork and Teamwork itself. What is ''Teamwork''? Individual Task. 2. Group Task. 3.

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Collaborating Across Borders: Five Keys to Creating Powerful Partnerships

Partnering Resources

Collaborating across borders. If this dog and cat can do it, so can we. Image by Hannah W on flickr. This situation is not unusual. But where to start?

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Use and Adoption of IBM Connections: State of the Market 4Q2014

Michael Sampson - Currents

Published November 2014. couple of months ago I kicked off a global survey on the use and adoption of IBM Connections. The survey garnered 58 valid responses, and the results are finally available. Table of Contents. The report is 28-pages in length. The report contents includes: - Use and Adoption of IBM Connections: About the Survey.

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Changing with technology: the example of collaborating with slack

Joitske Hulsebosch

I find it fascinating to see how our habits change (or don''t change at all!) driven by new technologies. technology technology introduction

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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.  

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16 Tips for Using #hashtags HINT: You’re doing it wrong :P #socialmedia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Try adding a hashtag or two that you know people use and monitor and see how it resonates. Notice the bubble on its own, top left corner? Follow List.

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Why I, Too, Killed My LinkedIn Account

Elsua

Back in the day, when I was just getting started with my early days around social computing evangelism, I must confess that I used to think that people who didn’t have a social profile in all of the major social networking tools out there just didn’t get it. You know, you had to have a profile out there all over the place. Silly Silly me. You see?

ModPo – Learn how to undo the way in which we read

Jenny Connected

Al Filreis’ Modern and Contemporary American Poetry (ModPo) open course/Coursera MOOC has started again today. That data belongs to Coursera.

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New Deloitte Collaboration Study laments meetings & distractions costs

The Bumble Bee

billion per annum. The survey suggests that 46% of a typical work day is spent interacting with others (compared to 39% doing individual work).

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Four Rules of Leadership for Tough Times

Partnering Resources

Thank you cards sent to leader Irene Brank after the division closed. The leaders knew bad news was coming as early as 2002. Learning Strategy.

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Is perfect really perfect?

Net-Map Toolbox

Perfection is the dead end road that leads to a castle with closed doors (picture copyright by wiseGeek). How much of this is really necessary?

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Assess Impact in Complex Environments

Networking Action

They are characteristics of complex … Blog M&E complexity

Where ‘YES!’ leads

Viv Mcwaters

Early mornings are not my best time. People I used to work with joked that no-one should talk to me before 10 am. Bit rough, I reckon. Book here.

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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. – Satisfaction, Value, and Next Steps. Thanks. IBM Connection

2014 86

Teaching with mobile devices: FAQs [part 1]

e-Moderation Station

There is a good reason for my 3 month blogging hiatus. And especially on the use of mobile devices in language teaching. Question 4: A good question.

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Blog>> Knowledge Audit Infographic Poster

Green Chameleon

Here’s our latest infographic poster (formatted for A2 printing) on our knowledge audit process. We also have a video tutorial on the process here. Let us know if you have any questions! Download the full-size poster here (2MB file

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RSS Extensions for Browsers & Social Media Dashboards

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

RSS Extensions to Omnibox/URL box for Browsers (for my students). This is what you want in your browser right? Safari. RSS Menu download:   [link].

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

Elsua

My goodness! Can you believe it’s now a bit over 5 months since I left IBM and moved on to my next adventure as a trusted advisor around Social Business and Digital Transformation? Yes, I know, me neither! It’s just gone so fast it’s been a bit of a challenge keeping up with the pace into this whole new life of being  an independent freelancer.

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ALTMOOCSIG Conference: MOOCs – Which way now?

Jenny Connected

MOOCs – Which way now? This was the question for the ALTMOOCSIG day conference (Friday June 27 th ) which was hosted at UCL. Ronald MacIntyre.

2014 83

The Tenth Anniversary of Portals and KM Blog

Portals and KM

On May 2, 2004 I did my first posts. There were three, Is KM the Killer App for Portals ?, However, I do still address technology issues.

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Change Leadership Challenge 4: Meaningful Employee Participation

Partnering Resources

This is the fourth in a series of posts about change leadership. Meaningful employee participation is important during change. Now go do it.”

Become an expert Net-Map facilitator: Next training in DC June 27-28

Net-Map Toolbox

We are are planning 2 Net-Map workshops in Washington DC this year. There are some more workshops planned in other parts of the world (e.g.

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Part 2: From Change Initiatives to Change Systems

Networking Action

Part 1 described global energy as a change system with five subsystems.  The question was then asked: “What makes a (sub) system successful?”

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The meaning of words

Viv Mcwaters

Even with a sample size of 14 responses*, there’s some interesting insights regarding word meanings and the use of language when facilitating.

2014 52

Banning Email at Cisco

Michael Sampson - Currents

Peter Hughes, Cisco’s director collaboration, has banned his staff from using the decades-old technology – modelled on the timeless letter – to broadcast messages to a group of colleagues. He’s even introduced a system of fines to drag them away from it. “Email has become abused. Know anyone? Collaboration Software

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Elinor Ostrom’s 8 Principles for Managing A Commmons – Words to Live By

Full Circle Associates

The work of Elinor Ostrom comes up again and again as I engage with people from different parts of my diverse network.

2014 46

Blog>> Knowledge Retention: Beyond Guidelines and Rhetoric

Green Chameleon

Shortly after my mom turned 50, she decided to retire. Soon after that, I began to notice oddities in our conversations. It was worrying.

3 Ways Google Search is impacted by #SocialMedia & #GooglePlus

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Should your business bother with social media, Google Plus and SEO/SMO? Does Google Plus make a difference to Google Search? Have a look at this image.

2014 121

#Movistar Killed the Web Star

Elsua

Complete switch-off from everything online. Would you be able to do it? And, if so, for how long? Would you be able to hold it for any much longer?

2014 71

Art I have enjoyed in 2014

Jenny Connected

January. In January I started exploring rhizomatic learning for research purposes. Ingham) transparencies. call it ‘Boy Pool Rhizome’. February. April.

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Painting of a Flan with Two Spoons, La Macarena

Portals and KM

Here is a 24" square painting of a flan with two spoons. have three photo albums covering my art. One is for discounted pairings under $100.

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