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The curse of predetermining outcomes

Chris Corrigan

Entraining your mind to outcomes is the hardest practice to beat as a facilitator working in complexity. Courtesy WRme2 on flickr.

Defining Collaboration - 4. Mapping People, Work, and Outcomes to Technology Capabilities

Michael Sampson - Currents

My (broad) definition of collaboration is people working with other people towards a common outcome. Post 2 talked about four types of work.

Week in Review: May 21, 2012

Alchemy of Change

Mission & Outcomes Permeability & Networks Social Change Social Media & Information Technology contextual computing hybrid meaning mission mobile networks new economy philanthropySeven ideas on meaningful work, myth, mobile computing, philanthropy, and networks.

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Facilitators can’t predict the outcome

Viv Mcwaters

And there is no way for any system, process, model, magic wand or frigging incantation to be able to predetermine the outcome of any interaction among any arbitrary number of people from any, repeat ANY set of so-called backgrounds. Neither can anyone else. position. There are NO repeatable experiences. Not ever. Big deal.

Virtual Meetings: Design for Worst-Case Scenarios for Best Outcomes

Michael Sampson - Currents

Nancy Settle-Murphy from Guided Insights writes a monthly newsletter about effective virtual teams. In her newsletter for February, she writes about being prepared for the bad things that can derail virtual meetings: " Normally, I ascribe to the 80/20 rule when it comes to planning meetings or designing training. Uninvited guests. 4.

WordPress as a Regenerative Business

Alchemy of Change

Mission & Outcomes impact mission regenerative WordPress

Social Impact Strategy and Business

Alchemy of Change

Mission & Outcomes impact mission strategy

Green Chameleon » How To Use KPIs in Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon

But KPIs, used intelligently alongside “softer&# evaluation techniques, do enable you to monitor progress and health in relation to your expectations as you move along your KM journey. And changes or spikes in activity or output trends can signal a need to investigate deeper. So I sat down and wrote this guide to using KPIs. RSS2.0

Defining What Social Means in Business

Alchemy of Change

Mission & Outcomes Social Media & Information Technology social business

Announcing The Vital Edge!

Alchemy of Change

Engagement & Collaboration Humanity & Soulfulness Mission & Outcomes Popular Stakeholder Ownership and Accountability

The New IT Department

Michael Sampson - Currents

All employees are now organized into self-governing teams based around shared specialties—for example, one group is all people who work on tax issues, while another covers youth and elderly social programs—and the emphasis is on outcomes, rather than micromanaging processes. Microsoft Office 365

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Pedagogy, practice and learning theory

Jenny Connected

What a great final outcome to a 24 week course! See the Pedagogy Firs t course site ). agreed. Source of screenshot: [link].

2013 75

40 Maps that wil help you make sense of the world

Net-Map Toolbox

Net-Maps often tell the story of formal and informal connections between people and how they influence a given outcome.

2013 61

The Power of Trust and Mistrust

The Bumble Bee

When trust levels are high, so is the quality and performance of business and the reverse is also true. News & Media

5 Steps to Influence Mapping

Alchemy of Change

There are five steps: Articulate your  desired outcome. Wouldn’t a map like that make your change efforts much easier?

2011 43

New version of the chaordic stepping stones

Chris Corrigan

Over many years I have been using the chaordic stepping stones as the basis for all work I do with clients. Download the tool here.

2016 31

3 Day Social Media Intensive – Hands on! Sydney 2014

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

OUTCOME: Students will gain an understanding of the 7 Steps of Social Media Engagement. OUTCOME: Students will have enough information to work on their own 9 Step Social Media Strategy. OUTCOME: Students be able to build a 5 Step Social Media Campaign. See Day by Day Schedule below to learn more. Laptop hire costs are $50 a day.

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Sydney Social Media Course – 3 Days with Laptop

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

OUTCOME: Students will gain an understanding of the 7 Steps of Social Media Engagement. Sydney social media course 2013. More About Laurel.

2013 88

Defining Collaboration - 2. Four Types of Work

Michael Sampson - Currents

I've said that collaboration is about "people working with other people towards a common outcome." Think about it this way. Collaboration

2011 59

Involuntarily airborne dog explains complexity

Net-Map Toolbox

It usually comes up when living people (in this case an animal) and their decisions and reactions are involved and influence an outcome.

2014 29

Involuntarily airborne dog explains complexity

Net-Map Toolbox

It usually comes up when living people (in this case an animal) and their decisions and reactions are involved and influence an outcome.

2014 29

Grids & Gestures Exercise. The text behind my experience.

Jenny Connected

On Thursday I abandoned the grids. I’m uncertain about the outcome – too busy? drew without any other aids. It didn’t take me long.

2016 33

Connections Shape Us – Food for Thought from Scientific American

Full Circle Associates

Good food for thought on a Monday morning. networks

2015 35

Developing a Strategic Approach to Microsoft Office 365 (my slides)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Strategic outcomes require more steps (and uncertainty). Last week I presented at the Christchurch SharePoint User Group meeting on Developing a Strategic Approach to Microsoft Office 365. My slides from that session are above. Presentation flow (slides): 1. Title slide. About Michael and what I do for clients. 5. Agenda. 7. 12-13. 16-19.

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Driving Effective Use of Office 365 – the Four Components #office365

Michael Sampson - Currents

Valued Outcome. For example, if the valued outcome is a decision, a productive behaviour is to explore the options before prematurely stating a decision. 3. In Auckland next week I’ll be presenting a new workshop focused on driving effective use of Office 365. The four components of effective use I will be exploring are: 1.

2015 44

This complex world is hard.

Chris Corrigan

Clients all the time approach me looking for certainty, answers and clear outcomes.  It’s as if they are searching for the one person who will promise them the relief they are looking for. They seems to want to be able to accelerate the outcomes they want without having to change their approach. And no one can. That’s it.

2015 21

Green Chameleon » KM is a Bad Bet?

Green Chameleon

He concludes: “In particular, the outcomes of my experimentation suggest that many across-the-board KM … untargeted interventions inevitably try to achieve smaller improvements across the board, typically in situations where there is a low probability of failures occurring. URLs are automatically converted into links. RSS2.0

OER13 Conference, Tues 26 March

Jenny Connected

We have also worked on three further papers as an outcome of FSLT12. He will be joined on Skype, by Marion Waite. Waite, M., Mackness, J.,

2013 33

Social Media Training: 3 Day Intensive Advanced Class

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

OUTCOME: Students gain a comprehensive toolkit for dealing with negative criticism online. . OUTCOME: Students will gain an understanding of the 7 Steps of Social Media Engagement. OUTCOME: Students will have enough information to work on their own 9 Step Social Media Strategy. SEE MORE on ABOUT PAGE. Please enquire. DAY ONE.

2012 64

Net-Map workshop in DC – May 1-2, 2015

Net-Map Toolbox

Come summer and it is that time of the year to immerse into mapping your complex networks. The venue is George Washington University.

2015 29

Social Media Intensive Course – August 2016 – Sydney Training

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

OUTCOME: Students will gain an understanding of the 7 Steps of Social Media Engagement. Please read on f or the course curriculum. Let us know.

2016 40

Got Governance?

Ant's Eyeview Blog

Usually the energy of the process shows up in the form of a individual who is very passionate about the process or more importantly the outcome. Hoping for process outcomes is not enough. With the new year, you might find yourself cleaning up from 2011. Have you ever cleaned up your processes? What happened? Ignorance? Probably not.

How to Strengthen Your Organization’s Influence Mapping

Alchemy of Change

It also helps to modify the database so it can track desired outcomes and connect those outcomes to the decision makers who impact them.

2011 46

Green Chameleon » How to Use KPIs in Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon

But KPIs, used intelligently alongside “softer&# evaluation techniques, do enable you to monitor progress and health in relation to your expectations as you move along your KM journey. And changes or spikes in activity or output trends can signal a need to investigate deeper. So I sat down and wrote this guide to using KPIs. RSS2.0

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Collaborative Discussions

Michael Sampson - Currents

Specify the outcome properly. To drive understanding, to cultivate greater awareness, or to increase the number of perspectives that have been explored and shared are good outcomes for a discussion. Having a discussion is one of the fundamental patterns of human interaction that can be approached collaboratively … or not.

Your Future with SharePoint? Answer the 5 W’s

Michael Sampson - Currents

In light of the business outcomes being pursued by an organisation, why is SharePoint the right answer? Looking Forward. Answer the 5 W’s.

2016 53

Collaboration vs. Cooperation

Michael Sampson - Currents

Alternately, collaboration , if you embrace the strategy and behaviour of collaboration as more than just a current buzzword to which you give lip service, requires a shared values, the give-and-take of communication, a commonly valued outcome, and a few other things. Cooperation requires neither. Your thoughts? Collaboration Theory

2016 37

First and second order management techniques video

The Bumble Bee

The difference in outcomes are as great as playing of basic scales on a piano versus the work of a great virtuoso such as Rachmaninov.

Probes, Prototypes and Pilot projects

Chris Corrigan

The actual outcome of the probe doesn’t matter much because the point is to create an intervention of some kind and see how your context responds.

2015 26

Graphic Facilitation 2015 – Skills, Innovation and Fun!

Michelle Laurie

I am very excited to be co-hosting the  6 th  Annual Graphic Facilitation Workshop  in Rossland, BC July 13-14 th , 2015. What is it exactly?

2015 50