CoPs 101 " ThinkingShift

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Home Thinkingshift is ThinkingShift CoPs 101 December 9, 2008 · Filed under Communities of Practice , Knowledge Management , Useful resources , YouTube Once again, I find myself in need of explaining CoPs (communities of practice) to people I’m working with.

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The Changing Role of the Learning Facilitator

Jenny Connected

Learning Meaning and Identity’ - focuses on expanding ideas around social learning theory, whereas a later book ‘A Guide to Managing Knowledge: Cultivating Communities of Practice’ (2002) – is written more for managers of communities of practice. Suggest meeting 20-30 minutes in advance of the session to check audio, upload slides, prepare webtours, try out interactive features such as polling, writing on the whiteboard.

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MirandaNet: Social Networking trivial or mind expanding?

Community Capers

Some members act as e-facilitators or braiders who help to shape the argument, provide interim summaries and change the direction of the discussion (Preston, 2002; Preston & Holmes, 2002; Cuthell, 2005). This concept of a Community of Practice (CoP) is key to understanding how braided learning works online. It has been described by researchers as a CoP “with an active and passionate core’ (Stuckey, 2005, p. 2002). Holmes (2002). 2002). 2002).

How I use social media

Nancy White

I believe our success was because we were passionate about this new form of human interaction. Conversation and content is at the core of the interactions, build on the foundation of relationship.

Online Community Toolkit | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Recent or Frequently Requested: Online Community Purpose Checklist (updated July 2008) Nancy’s Onfac Blog archives May 2004 – November 2007 CoP Foundations Workshop “Lurker&# Project : a nice synthesis of the issues around people who read in online groups but don’t post. 1999) Conversations With Your Customers – A human voice behind business interactions. CP Square , a CoP on CoPs! Getting Your Members to Interact - Sue Boettcher.

Cultivating Communities of Practice: Making Them Grow - YouTube

John Tropea - Delicious Community

While this may be the case, it is possible to examine an organisation and find empty spaces where opportunities to cultivate communities of practice (CoPs) exist, and as one does, many questions relating to how this journey is best started begin to arise. Wenger, 2002) and/or questions that must be carefully considered before beginning (Sidnick & White, 2008, esflive, 2009). The interactive transcript could not be loaded. Upload Sign in. Loading.

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Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Eye Witness: On October 11, 2002 there was a bombing at a shopping mall in Myyrmanni, Finland in which 7 were killed including children and 166 injured. Only profitable division for News Interactive for years, from memory.

Practical examples: The community empowerment network in Central Asia

Joitske Hulsebosch

The World Bank and Europe and Central Asia Region (ECA) launched this network in 2002 as four national networks linked through regional activities that would build the capacity of communities and development partners to implement community-driven development (CDD) projects.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups). Strong emphasis on the design, deployment and evaluation of productive online interaction spaces. Support and nurture communities of practice (CoPs) and networks. Expertise in online interaction for international development.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups). Strong emphasis on the design, deployment and evaluation of productive online interaction spaces. Support and nurture communities of practice (CoPs) and networks. Expertise in online interaction for international development.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups). Strong emphasis on the design, deployment and evaluation of productive online interaction spaces. Support and nurture communities of practice (CoPs) and networks. Expertise in online interaction for international development.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups). Strong emphasis on the design, deployment and evaluation of productive online interaction spaces. Support and nurture communities of practice (CoPs) and networks. Expertise in online interaction for international development.

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How I use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I believe our success was because we were passionate about this new form of human interaction. Conversation and content is at the core of the interactions, build on the foundation of relationship.

Cover story: Building healthy communities - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The concept of communities of practice (CoPs), as defined in the book, Cultivating Communities of Practice , was simple: an informal group of peers sharing ideas, insight, information and help about a topic they are deeply, sometimes passionately, interested in.

Innovation and Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

That’s not always the case of middle managers who feel already vulnerable about loosing their gatekeeping function to the reduced cost of coordination by interactive collaboration tools. The “community” perspective of Communities of Practice “Communities of practice are groups of people who share a passion for something that they know how to do and to interact regularly to learn how to do it better.” Harvard Business School Pres, 2002 CommunityIntelligence Ltd Co.

Anecdote - Whitepapers - Building a collaborative workplace

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

In November 2002, a large number of atypical pneumonia cases occurred in Guangdong Province, China. This form of collaboration is driven by the advent of social media (tools that help us connect and interact online), ubiquitous internet connectivity and the ability to connect with diverse individuals across distance and time. Individuals can easily bypass nodes in the network that they don’t care to interact with, making one person a leader to some and irrelevant to others.