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Why conversation is the best way to share knowledge

Social Reporter

Where, historically, do people shared ideas and stories? Everyone feels special, and knowledgeable. Gurteen Knowledge website.

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Scaffolding for sharing knowledge

Chris Collison

it also gives them a framework against which they can store share artefacts and examples (see the AIDS Competence knowledge asset example).

Ford Foundation, Open Access and Really Sharing Knowledge

Full Circle Associates

Knowledge sharing can be enabled or blocked based on organizational policies and infrastructure. Open our databases. Open our practices.

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Secret Objectives v Shared Knowledge. Open Performance Management anyone?

Chris Collison

I’ve been musing on the traditional approach to performance management, and how management-by-objectives could release so much more value if it was more transparent. I’ve seen so many examples where people rely on serendipity to discover a colleague or a project with an aligned objective. And they often discover it too late!

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Why Do I Share My Knowledge?


Indeed, in “ Why do people share? To name: Knowledge Sharing is the Learning, Learning is the Knowledge Sharing.

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Downton Abbey, what you know, and what you’re known for.

Chris Collison

As knowledge professionals, this should be one of our priorities. Surely a missed opportunity by the owners, the Earl and Countess of Carnarvon?

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Ask Me Anything: Knowledge Sharing Through Peer Interviews

Full Circle Associates

What is it about someone asking us questions that surfaces great, sharable knowledge? This is because people like to know they have been heard.

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Green Chameleon » Do Knowledge Managers Really Want to Share Knowledge?—Sharing as a Mating Game

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Do Knowledge Managers Really Want to Share Knowledge?—Sharing

Creating Global Knowledge Sharing Networks at ConocoPhillips

Portals and KM

Forrester notes that in five years, almost half of US workers — about 63 million people — will work virtually. I am already one of them. Here is the session description: “In 2004, ConocoPhillips launched a large initiative to create internal communities of practice that would enhance knowledge sharing within the firm.

What’s wrong with Lessons Learned? Part 3.

Chris Collison

MAKE award winners ConocoPhillips and Syngenta both recognise the need to stimulate the learning and sharing cycle with appropriate senior recognition.

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Why Is Knowledge Sharing Important? A Matter of Survival


Have you checked out one of his most recent blog posts on Why is Knowledge Sharing Important? surely do! Here and there. Still.

10 options for implementing a KM strategy

Chris Collison

We’ve all seen these initiatives in action – and in some organisations they can be the only way to get people’s attention. 

Sharing and buying, what’s our currency?

Bas Rues

Discussions about new currencies in this age of sharing are not new. The latter is rather difficult for many people. link] (Jeff Jarvis).

Sharing knowledge with and between counterparts

I collaborate, e-collaborate, we collaborate

KIC stands for knowledge infrastructure with and between counterparts. There is a ‘practices’ menu where people can share experiences.

Looking back – KM highlights from 2014 (part 2)

Chris Collison

Sharing Knowledge in the Offshore Wind community. Where are the safe places to begin knowledge-sharing? from 2014… 6.

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Carl Jackson on Supporting Online Communities in International Development

Nancy White

Now people prepared to give it a go or at least a benefit of a doubt. They have different networks and ways of sharing knowledge.

SRI and Knowledge Sharing

Nancy White

Can we view knowledge sharing not as a proscribed set of practices, but instead a set of principles? So what might those principles be?

ClearStep: A Great Place to Share Knowledge About The New Online Enterprise - ReadWriteWeb

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Its a site that even non-customers will want to check out, perhaps passing the link on to even more people - some of whom will become customers.

MIT Sloan Management Review | Failure to Collaborate and Share Knowledge --> Team Failure

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Support home Products Use Cases Buy Customers Company News Blog Contact Us MIT Sloan Management Review | Failure to Collaborate and Share Knowledge --> Team Failure Blog547 : January 21, 2008 ; Posted by Jordan Frank Collaboration and knowledge sharing dont sound mission critical untilyou consider this: Teams that fail to do both, fail to perform.

What’s your favourite flavour of KM?

Chris Collison

The data is sorted to show the foods who share the most chemical compounds with others towards the top. Isn’t this cool? Click to enlarge).

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Green Chameleon » What is Knowledge Sharing?

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about What is Knowledge Sharing? Now he’s got me all fired up to continue with my earlier rant on how the current KM literature treats knowledge sharing as a flat, one dimensional, equi-valent thing. KNOWLEDGE SHARING IS GOOD.

SRI and Knowledge Sharing | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Can we view knowledge sharing not as a proscribed set of practices, but instead a set of principles? So what might those principles be?

Helping councils learn to share with social media

Social Reporter

Last week I spent half a day in a workshop on local government knowledge management. We concluded that what councils need in order to share so-called “best practice&# is not more consultancy, reports and databases, but video clips, conversations, and encouragement to tell bad stories as well a good. Boring waste of time?

Building a knowledge sharing network about Ageing Better from the ground up

Social Reporter

In my last few posts I’ve promoted the idea of more digital innovation in the Big Lottery Fund’s £82 million Ageing Better programme, and ways to share knowledge and experience both among the 15 local partners and more widely. Invite those people to nominate others that they think would help share knowledge in the field.

Gurteen K-cafe report: Generosity, 04/02/09

Platform Neutral

February’s Bristol Gurteen Knowledge cafe was a heart warming eye in the storm of some very exciting UK winter weather. We are what we share. Create experiences that mirror people’s aspirations. There was a lot of discussion about society and culture, sharing in general and our expectations of selves and other.

Moses Abukari writes: Sharing Net-Map among Development Practitioners

Net-Map Toolbox

In June 2008, IFAD organized a one-day knowledge event where I shared Net-Map based on an IFAD case study I did together with Eva and Jennifer Hauck in Ghana. We also used Net-Map to facilitate multistakeholders learning and sharing knowledge at an IFAD Knowledge Profiling in Ghana. Net-Mapping in Mali.

Knowledge Networks

Net-Map Toolbox

found this brief text about the meaning of different network structures for knowledge sharing and he does a good job of explaining how you can quantify the quality of a connection by looking at it’s multiplexity (do these two people just share knowledge or do they have more than one different link).

What art can teach us about knowledge work

Full Circle Associates

” Now that I’ve read it, I’m thinking about how art can help me address my challenges with knowledge work!! Of course it does!

Green Chameleon » The Mobile Phone is a Knowledge Retention Tool

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about The Mobile Phone is a Knowledge Retention Tool In KM, one of the reasons we say why we need to capture and share knowledge is that it could walk out the door. So, is the argument of knowledge walking out the door still valid?

Deep conversation needed on BIG’s Ageing Better community platform. How about asking people in for a coffee?

Social Reporter

RT @davidwilcox : @kenclemens @shirleyayres @watfordgap Quoted in “Sharing #AgeingBetter innovation” [link] <a conv to watch. Will the knowledge sharing platform be closed, for programme leaders only? Maybe something like a David Gurteen Knowledge Cafe? Paul Webster (@watfordgap) October 22, 2014.

Can Using Facebook Within Your Organization Add Value?

Leading Virtually

Research tells us that social interaction is very useful for facilitating knowledge transfer and innovation in organizations. Summary.

Collaborating Across Borders: Five Keys to Creating Powerful Partnerships

Partnering Resources

The problem was that he had inherited a group of people who didn’t understand why the change had happened. People have a lot to do.

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Four Rules of Leadership for Tough Times

Partnering Resources

The company needed to persuade long-term employees to share their knowledge. People are smart. Rule #4: Knowledge-Sharing.

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Green Chameleon » A Simple Knowledge Sharing Ritual

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about A Simple Knowledge Sharing Ritual It was wonderful when someone I knew said to another recently “That’s knowledge management, making knowledge explicit. liked this simple, easy and light knowledge-sharing ritual.

KM Six Pack #6 - Networks: Power of sharing, learning, discovering together | Smart People magazine

John Tropea - Delicious Community

RSS Entries | RSS Comments | Admin Digital generations bring knowledge to life Available in 3 formats: HTML | PDF | Flip reader (forthcoming) Home About SP SP Magazine SP Network Contact SP Subscribe/Login! However, they discovered, like knowledge itself, natural social networks already existed. Smart People magazine boo. Henry.

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Where’s the Collaboration?

Michael Sampson - Currents

During a phone call in late January, Fred (not his real name) asked: I’m working in Office 365 and SharePoint and sharing a lot of knowledge and content. But it’s all knowledge management. Where’s the collaboration? Perhaps collaborative ways of working are being practiced, but they are hidden from him.

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My OutStart Blog Posts – October 2011

Portals and KM

As I mentioned on this blog I am now helping  OutStart  with their social media efforts as part of the OutStart team. I am one of several people contributing to our  OutStart Knowledge Solutions Blog  (see:  My New Role within OutStart’s Social Media Efforts ). Jane Hart on Sharing Knowledge at Work.

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We are a diverse community of practitioners that has gathered to share knowledge and build a practice around our passion for and belief in the potential of communities of practice as a vehicle for positive organizational and world change. CPsquare is like a town square, a place where people gather to connect and learn together.

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Welcome to the Era of Radical Openness


“ We talk about openness, transparency, and sharing, but how far would we be willing to go with it? Or, better said, where to next.

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Collaboration tools are anti knowledge sharing?

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Knowledge Jolt with Jack Jack Vinson writes about knowledge management, personal effectiveness, theory of constraints and more. Collaboration tools are anti knowledge sharing? James Robertson makes an interesting claim in Collaboration tools are anti knowledge sharing? The solution to this problem?