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Four Types of Status Updates for Improving Social Media Engagement on Facebook and Twitter

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Just because you’ve got a Facebook Page and  Twitter Account doesn’t mean anyone is interested in what you have to say. Social Objects.

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The Power of Networks in a Complex (Business) World


To them, social networking is just a complete waste of time. passing fad. wonderful opportunity to goof off at work and get away with it. Excuse me?

2013 132

cMOOCs and xMOOCs – key differences

Jenny Connected

Both these xMOOCs have been very successful. CCK08, the first MOOC, was an attempt to put the theory of connectivism into practice. Further references.

Getting the Message Across: Five Levels of Change Communications

Partnering Resources

You told them… and they did the opposite. You told them… and they ignored what you said. You told them… and they got it. No way!

2013 109

Creative Facilitation – the Book!

Viv Mcwaters

Exactly two years ago, I spent six weeks with my ankle in plaster after an operation. With nothing better to do, I wrote a book. Start anywhere.

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IBM Offers Analytics to Help Clients with Workforce Transformation

Portals and KM

now offers new Big Data analytics software and services solution to help organizations build and maintain their global workforce.  

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High performance leadership/decisions: business game findings

The Bumble Bee

So far 15 teams, of different levels of seniority, have fully completed the game. Business Simulation

2013 78

My first MOOC: diary of 1 of 24,000 students following a truly “Massive Open Online Course”

Making CommunitySense

Massive Open Online Courses are all the rage. Would be interested to hear your own experiences and comments! 6-8 February 2013. 10 February 2013.

2013 78

CEOs Don’t Understand Social Media The Australian

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The backlash on Myer’s Facebook Page, the tweets from the public and celebrities alike on Twitter, and other social media sites was staggering.

2013 133

Life Without eMail – 5th Year Progress Report – The Community, The Movement


Did I give up on giving up on corporate email? Did I get tired of it and moved back to email? Was the experiment a total failure? What happened?

2013 132

Personal Kanban Wins the Shingo Prize

Evolving Web

Personal Kanban won a Shingo Prize for Operational Excellence this year. This award is humbling.

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

Partnering Resources

Image by Vincent Fournier for Henkel Advertising. It can also be tricky for those who are busy or those who hate networking. Share Content.

2013 99

Pedagogy, practice and learning theory

Jenny Connected

See the Pedagogy Firs t course site ). agreed. Donald Clark wrote a series of 51 blog posts, each about a different learning theorist.

2013 75

Facilitating the transition from online to face-to-face conversations and vice versa

Joitske Hulsebosch

Photo by sparkzy I participated in the online facilitation course by Nancy White (long ago!) Suddenly Nancy said - shall we move to a teleconference?

2013 73

Writing techniques: Episode #1

Ken Carroll

In this first podcast on remarkable writing techniques , I look at 4 things: 1. (Begins Begins at 18:00 mins.) Begins at 35:00 mins.) Ok, so questions.

2013 70

Net-Map training, 16th-17th August, Washington DC

Net-Map Toolbox

The most engaging part of a Net-Map training that is open to everyone is the diversity of participants.

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Newsgator Integrates Social Software into Core Work Process

Portals and KM

I have written about NewsGator on a number of occasions (see for example:  NewsGator Enhances its Social Sites 2010 Platform for SharePoint ).

Wicked Problems, Governance as Learning Systems

Networking Action

Wicked Problems, Governance as Learning Systems. Anyone working on multi-stakeholder issues is probably working with a “wicked problem”. 

2013 60

New publication: “It’s the Conversation, Stupid!” – Social Media Systems Design for Open Innovation Communities

Making CommunitySense

My joint book chapter with Mark Aakhus,  “It’s the Conversation, Stupid!” Lundström et al. ISBN 978-3-642-31649-4. Abstract.

2013 62

How 2nd Screen Apps killed off Television Advertising – Social Media TV

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

TV becomes the loss leader to the 2nd screen apps, as television stations hand over their audiences to Facebook, Twitter and Zeebox. Or #TheVoiceAu.

The Innovation of Loneliness


Indeed, welcome to the disturbing world of Loneliness! “ I am not going to spoil the contents of the video for you. This time is different.

The 10 Key Principles of Change Management

The Bumble Bee

Here is what I ended up with: 1. Gather as much intelligence as you can before you intervene. Be very careful with email. Never stop nurturing.

2013 58

Building Your Network: Making It Work with Your Boss

Partnering Resources

Is your biggest networking problem your boss? Read this article for tips and techniques on how to network with your boss. The Style Factor. Not true!

2013 90

An alternative perspective on the meaning of ‘open’ in Higher Education

Jenny Connected

With the rise of MOOCs there has been much speculation about the meaning of ‘open’, particularly with respect to the Higher Education business model.  It is clear that ‘open’ can be interpreted in a number of different ways. Will this mean the end of Universities as we know them?

2013 70

Tendrils of Digital Habitats

Digital Habitats

She was capturing a Skype presentation by Etienne! She gave me permission to share here! Thanks! Below is the full image. General

2013 52

What did Einstein know about Knowledge Management?

Chris Collison

Quite a lot, it appears! The only source of knowledge is experience. Make everything as simple as possible, but not simpler. Original at: [link].

Talk about corruption!

Net-Map Toolbox

“Monster, I see you!” But as an outsider, can you just come in an say: “Let’s talk about corruption!” ” Well, no.

2013 70

Blogging as Reflective Practice on this Sunny Monday Morning

Michelle Laurie

I started this blog in 2007 as a way to keep in touch with a remote team while working in the field in West Africa. What could I improve on? 

2013 49

Leadership and Networks: A new resource

Networking Action

Traditional organization approaches to leadership can lead to disaster with networks – I’ve seen wrong headedness turn networks into hierarchical organizations that unwittingly eviscerate the benefits for choosing a network in the first place.  What are the core principles of … Blog Leadership

2013 57

Connectedness – The New Differentiator

Governance in a Networked World

  Back in 2005 Thomas Friedman wrote about the globalized world in his bestseller book ‘ The World Is Flat ’. This is where ‘connectedness’ comes in.

2013 50

UNICEF: They Just Don’t Understand Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Sometimes Not for Profits and Charities diss social media to try and emotionally bully us into donating. It doesn’t work. Go figure. Just wait.

2013 131

How Social Networking Can Improve Work Meetings


But perhaps enough is enough. And here is the funny thing. Euan Semple (@euan) April 18, 2013. Well, apparently, the same thing happens with meetings.

2013 122

Business Continuity Management: The Ideal topic for Business Simulation

The Bumble Bee

Business Simulation

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How to Network at a Social Event When You Don’t Know Anyone

Partnering Resources

Image by Vincent Fournier for Henkel Advertising. Social events can be extremely anxiety-provoking for introverts. Make small talk over canapés?

2013 83