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How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

have gone through that path far too many times with other social tools and it’s never been pretty. Slack does the trick. And very much so!

2015 86

An Update on my Trip to Europe in October – Two Workshops in London

Michael Sampson - Currents

I will in Europe for the first couple of weeks of October, presenting public and private workshops in various cities. You can see my current schedule which includes Poland, Switzerland, Netherlands, and now London. On Monday 13 and Tuesday 14 October, I will be in London to present two workshops. Adoption IBM Connections

Heading to the UK and Europe in Late June 2013

Michael Sampson - Currents

I will be in Europe in late June 2013. Tuesday June 25. I can be anywhere in the UK or Europe on these days, as long as I can catch any connecting flights on Tuesday evening so as to get to Amsterdam on Tuesday night - in advance of the workshop with Silverside on Wednesday. Collaboration Roadmap Workshop. Upcoming Events

I Think I May Have Just Experienced The Future…

Elsua

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.

2012 101

How Collaborative Tools Can Lead to Organisational Efficiency

Michael Sampson - Currents

On The Smarter Office, I posted on how collaborative tools can lead to organisational efficiency : " Given the current economic climate across Europe and the United States, and by implication the other regions around the world, a heightened focus on efficiency is natural. Financial resources are scarce and spending is closely watched.

Slides from SharePoint Master Class in Europe

Michael Sampson - Currents

In late March and early April 2009, I presented a full-day Master Class on SharePoint in Europe -- London one day, and Copenhagen the next. Extending SharePoint with Third-Party Tools. You can purchase a copy of the slide deck for use at your firm. The deck is 307 pages long, and covers: - Overview of day. Frameworks for Improvement.

Volcanic Eruption in Europe Boosts Video Calling

Leading Virtually

Both AFP and Reuters are reporting a spike in video calling as air travel is halted in Europe due to volcanic eruption. According to Cisco, there has been a huge surge in demand for its telepresence facilities in Europe. Skype, too, is seeing an increase in video-calling during the past few days.

Volcanic Eruption in Europe Boosts Video Calling

Leading Virtually

Both AFP and Reuters are reporting a spike in video calling as air travel is halted in Europe due to volcanic eruption. According to Cisco, there has been a huge surge in demand for its telepresence facilities in Europe. Skype, too, is seeing an increase in video-calling during the past few days.

My Top 5 iPhone Apps of the Week – Week #1

Elsua

Or both. Thus, I got my hands on one. Nor me! Period. Have a look into this YouTube video to see how it works and go and install it right away!

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Practical examples: Rede Nos in Brasil and PEM-Pal in Eastern Europe

Joitske Hulsebosch

It uses online discussions (Dgroups), a website, tours, seminars and storytelling as its main learning tools.

Connectivity – The Achilles Heel of Remote Knowledge Web Work

Elsua

IBM Innovation Open Business Personal KM Productivity Tools #elsuasworkbook A-World-Without-Email Life-Without-eMail At all. It never does.

2013 27

Why Do We Keep Insisting On Killing Productivity?

Elsua

It’s no longer a physical location, or a place, or having a set of tools. Well, how can I put it? decided to kill my own productivity?

2012 38

Europe Tour: User Adoption Strategies Masterclasses (Denmark with IntraTeam, London with AdeoPoint)

Michael Sampson - Currents

I leave for Europe next Friday. The User Adoption Strategies Masterclass provides a forum for learning and engagement about encouraging user adoption for new collaboration tools. London, in Surrey, with AdeoPoint , on October 14. Are you coming?

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

Nancy White

There are hundreds of pictures to be sorted, stories to be captured and lessons to be reflected upon. So this little post is the toe back in the water!

How the World Sees the US | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

have a stack of half finished blog posts and a cold and the cold is winning. Obama – The WorldBeat Album. However, it doesn’t stop there.

Adoption Strategies for Unified Communications

Michael Sampson - Currents

This included reading the literature on adoption activities for deployments of UC, interviewing organizations on the strategies they used to introduce new tools such as Microsoft Lync and IBM Sametime, and presenting the adoption strategies workshop in Europe with a UC emphasis. There were two major takeaways from this research.

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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 pa@laurelpapworth.com. Computer Based Session:   Build a business hub on emergent social tools such as Google Plus and Pinterest . SEE MORE on ABOUT PAGE. Please enquire.

2012 58

Footprints in Frankfurt – GMW2013

Jenny Connected

Pauschenwein, Jutta; Reimerth, Gudrun; Pernold, Erika. Footprints of emergence – eine aussagekräftige.

Art of Hosting Beyond the Basics, October 21-23, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Chris Corrigan

They have come from all over the world and every conceivable sector in which leadership, engagement and people and the tools that create new worlds.

2015 16

User Adoption Strategies Workshop in Gouda with Silverside (June 26, 2013)

Michael Sampson - Currents

We will be talking about principles you can apply regardless of the tooling you are using. Thanks to Roland and Femke for making this workshop a possibility while I'm in Europe. In conjunction with Silverside in Netherlands, I will be presenting a one-day User Adoption Strategies Workshop in Gouda on June 26. IBM Connections, ditto.

"The Successful Virtual Office in 30 Minutes"

Endless Knots

Everyone—as in everry single person whether virtual or not—depends on these tools now. Many are. 90% people, 10% technology Virtual Teams

2015 15

Is Social Business Ready to Face Internet Traffic Jams?

Elsua

In fact, most of the major social software vendors do not  provide local access to social networking tools. . Not too well, apparently. Really?

Internal and external community managers are not the same

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Social Software & Tools. Software & Tools. Software & Tools. Software & Tools. Bookmarks & links.

2013 35

Keeping a Closer Eye on Employees’ Social Networking Will Give You More Than a Headache

Elsua

Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Social Computing And maybe of employers, too! If you haven’t, you should. Goodness! Right!

Where Did February Disappear?

Michael Sampson - Currents

calls with various people about projects for 2014, including a workshop tour of Europe in May, a conference keynote and workshop in Australia, and some partnering opportunities around business engagement and adoption strategies. Friday next week is the last day of February. Where have those weeks gone? Michael''s Happenings

Next: Innovation Tools & Trends Social Networks -- or the "Informal Organization" -- at Work - BusinessWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

RSS Feed: Next: Innovation Tools & Trends Recent Posts Amazon.com at the Morgan Library: A Kindle among the Gutenberg Bibles? Any anecdotes?

Solutions for An Ageing Population in the Era of Open Business

Elsua

And this is the main business problem that, right now, Europe, and, specially, Europe, is facing big time! 20 years, at a minimum!

2013 23

Lessons from Three Months on the Road

Michael Sampson - Currents

One of the highlights for me in presenting a workshop is cultivating an awareness among the delegates that they are not alone in experiencing challenges when introducing new collaboration tools and approaches at work. I sent out my monthly (well, sometimes monthly) newsletter yesterday. This was the lead article.

2014 26

A World Without Email - Year 2, Week 7 (Open Enterprise 2009 with Oliver Marks)

Elsua

Knowledge is power vs. Knowledge shared is power (and the state of social software adoption in Europe, as well as KM & Collaboration).

Blog>> Personal KM vs Team Collaboration

Green Chameleon

With the right tools you can quickly find this article and share with your friends. The four major tools I am using for my personal Knowledge Management are Google Docs (thoughts and files), Delicious (bookmarks), Google Reader (various news sources), and Remember the Milk (tasks). Are you a person that is very well organised?

Hyper-Social Summit – Creating Successful Online Communities – Part Two

Portals and KM

Francois gave the great example of a Europe scissors company. This is not just putting social tools in place but looking at the human characteristics of reciprocity and fairness, You need to get people to help each other even if it is not their job. Think culture before tools. Network.  Francois led the event.

2011 32

Mapping a community – easy and not-so-easy

Learning Alliances

I’m resonating with how Joitske Hulsebosch has organized “ Tools for social network analysis from beginners to advanced levels.”

“Designing Social Cities of Tomorrow” workshop – presentation notes

Making CommunitySense

However, most of Europe is dealing with same issues. Every city in Europe has such a map of vacant plots. It’s a very simple tool that may work, also since there are not many lunch facilities around there. To get a true “Civic Innovators Network”, we should not think in terms of tools, apps, websites.

2012 35

Creating a mindset to work with failure

Chris Corrigan

In North America and Europe we have a cultural aversion to failure. Innovation does not come without discarding ideas, trying and failing.  In complex systems with complex challenges, failure is inevitable and desired.  If we need to prototype to sense our way forward we have to have a mindset that can handle failure. Frame it up.

2014 21

Creating a mindset to work with failure

Chris Corrigan

In North America and Europe we have a cultural aversion to failure. Innovation does not come without discarding ideas, trying and failing.  In complex systems with complex challenges, failure is inevitable and desired.  If we need to prototype to sense our way forward we have to have a mindset that can handle failure. Frame it up.

2014 21

Community reporting grows up with its own Institute

Social Reporter

In a news release Gary Copitch, PVM’s Chief Executive says: “We now have over 1000 reporters on the database from across the UK and a further 600 across Europe so it seems to make sense to develop the network and recognise the achievement of the reporters.” There will be three types of membership, Bronze, Silver and Gold.

2012 26

Community reporting grows up with its own Institute

Social Reporter

In a news release Gary Copitch, PVM’s Chief Executive says: “We now have over 1000 reporters on the database from across the UK and a further 600 across Europe so it seems to make sense to develop the network and recognise the achievement of the reporters.” There will be three types of membership, Bronze, Silver and Gold.

2012 26

Relentless Networking and the Power of Now

Elsua

But it’s rather interesting to see how I essentially morph, on purpose, how I use this social networking tool whether I am working at my home office or while on the road. Well, that’s just what happened last week while enjoying one of my favourite cities in Europe, Brussels. At least, not yet. Goodness! Probably not, and here is why.

2014 25

Customer service : avoid being the victim of you social media success - Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Social Software & Tools. That’s not because the even is exceptional that the requests are exceptional tool. Contact. Twitter

2013 24

Global Tech Spending on the Rise According to Forrester

Portals and KM

It is interesting to note that what is often considering the developing areas (Latin America and Eastern Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EEMEA) regions) will have the highest growth rates in 2011, both at 9.8 This is good news. According to a new forecast from Forrester , global tech spending will rise 7.1 percent in 2011 to $1.7 percent.