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Executing Enterprise 2.0: Dachis Group Acquires Headshift

Elsua

Fast forward to 2002 … where you will find a very interesting paper ( On the nonsense of Knowledge Management ) that James Dellow quoted along in the current discussion as one of the very few folks who connected the dots across time between both discussions.

Social Networks And Group Formation - Boxes and Arrows: The design behind the design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Become a sponsor Social Networks And Group Formation Theoretical Concepts to Leverage by Shiv Singh on 2007/09/06 | [21 Comments] This is the first in a three-part series on academic research that illuminates social networks, one of the most important trends in design today.

Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: A Review

Portals and KM

Rawn is best practices lead in the Social Software Enablement team in IBM Software Group. This implementation won a CIO 100 award for innovation in 2002. I did some catching up on my reading over the last holidays.

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Is social housing (still) sleepwalking into a digital nightmare?

Social Reporter

Back in 2002 a group of us co-authored a book for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation about why social landlords, and their residents, should be concerned about joining the online world both for its benefits and because of the way public services were going digital. The initiative for the 2002 publication came from the Joseph Rowntree family of charities, who included both a social landlord and research foundation.

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Four Rules of Leadership for Tough Times

Partnering Resources

The leaders knew bad news was coming as early as 2002. The 10-member group was responsible for promoting development in the organization, overseeing knowledge management, and advocating for learning practices. Thank you cards sent to leader Irene Brank after the division closed.

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How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

Slack : For all of the work I get to do with other clients, work groups, project teams, small niche networks on a given topic where I usually hang out on a daily basis, etc. Effective Group Task Management, if you wish to call it that way.

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Herding the Smart Cats: Successful IT Change Leadership

Partnering Resources

One organization, a former client, succeeded in herding a group of smart cats—technologists—to implement software engineering best practices by adopting the Capability Maturity Model (CMM). Herding the Smart Cats: IT Change Leadership.

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Building Social Business: Connecting, Sharing and Collaborating

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

When a group works together the processes they follow is summarised by Tuckmans model. Using social technologies the forming stage is by self selection based on connection and storming and norming is facilitated by sharing - which gets round to performing as a collaborative group.

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Social Media Group " Blog Archive " The ROI of Communities - Part II

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Social Media Group About SMG Clients Media 2008 Services The ROI of Communities - Part II by Maggie Fox | November 23rd, 2007 | Category: education Earlier this week I did some prep for a roundtable on the ROI of Communities at a conference held by the Canadian Marketing Association, and came across the most wonderful list of statistics, courtesy of Bill Johnston , and compiled by Joe Cothrel. AT&T, 2002) 43% of support forums visits are in lieu of opening up a support case.

Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Passion about sharing knowledge - A community may have lots of different objectives - but the primary behaviour that makes it successful is a small group of people incredibly passionate about sharing their knowledge with others. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups).

Notes on CUST119 Prudential: Thinking about Social Business Adoption? Don't Forget Enterprise Social Governance

Michael Sampson - Currents

PROFS in 1982, Notes from 1994 (60,000 users, 6400+ applications), Sametime in 1999, WebSphere Portal in 2002, and Connections in 2010 (about 25,000 users currently). Continued the discussions about risks and mitigations: - Created a long list of risks - through discussions with various people and groups. Enterprise Roles - are divided into two parts: - Oversight (4 roles) - Executive Champions, Owners, Intranet Steering Committee, Intranet Advisory Group.

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.

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Life With Alacrity: Dunbar Triage: Too Many Connections

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Anthropologists had known since the twentieth century that people were born with a ceiling on their social groups. When I first joined RYZE in 2002 [ no longer an active member] I mapped out my 1 and 2 step network there. from: [link] Edge.orgs Question Page of 2002 - by Adrian Scott.

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Business models for communities

Learning Alliances

The tubodudes in Wenger, McDermott and Snyder (2002), for example, had a business model that was just assumed as a norm in the book: the organization (Shell) provided all the resources and captured most of the value that the community produced.

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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. For Japanese emoticons see [link] Confidentiality in Online Groups – Nancy White Avoiding Conflict Online Interventions: Behind the Scenes or Out in Front?

The New Socialism: Global Collectivist Society Is Coming Online

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Groups of people start off simply sharing and then progress to cooperation, collaboration, and finally collectivism. COOPERATION When individuals work together toward a large-scale goal, it produces results that emerge at the group level. Wired Home Subscribe Sections Cars 2.0

Reviving Community Indicators – Learning

Nancy White

I haven’t posted any recently, but something spurred me yesterday… This past week I was very grateful to be a supporter of Dreamfish’s online retreat for their inaugural group of Dreamfish Fellows.

My Master’s Thesis

Michelle Laurie

This was a select group of diverse, geographically representative youth helping Canada’s government and young people prepare for the World Summit on Sustainable Development (2002). . . Canada's Youth Summit Team - October 2001. . For anyone who spent time writing a master’s thesis, you will understand my feelings of joy.

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). The exchange of information is two way, as it flows from the wealthy to the less well resourced and back again (Resta, 2002, p. Debates can be started by any member on any subject relevant to the group. 2002). Holmes (2002). 2002). 2002).

From Hero to Host: the Columbus Ohio story

Chris Corrigan

The excerpt tells the story of how a small group of people – many of them dear friends of mine – awakened a new form of citizen leadership in Columbus Ohio using the Art of Hosting as an operating system. You will hear stories of Phil Cass, Tuesday Ryan-Hart, Matt Habash and others in that city who have been changing the way people think about health, education, food and citizenship since 2002.

The Riddle of Online Resonance (first installment)

Jenny Connected

Learning through connectivity is not a new idea; there is a long history of research into networked learning (Steeple & Jones, 2002; Goodyear et al., technologies and networked online learning for autonomous learning in an increasingly diverse environment (Downes, 2009) have led to many authors (Krebs (2002), Haythornthwaite (2002), Granovetter (1973, 1983), to name but a few) exploring how connections are made and developed in online environments.

Digital Habitats for project teams

Learning Alliances

2002) proposes these differences: Communities of Practice. Passion, commitment, and identification with the group and its expertise. Kathy Milhauser mentioned that she assigned Digital Habitats to students in a course on globally distributed project teams.

Digital Habitats for project teams

Digital Habitats

2002) proposes these differences: Communities of Practice. Passion, commitment, and identification with the group and its expertise. (This post is cross-posted from my blog at Learning Alliances.).

Using games from improvised theatre to build mental agility and responsiveness amongst humanitarian workers responding to disasters

Viv Mcwaters

During the 2013 Melbourne Knowledge Week , I was part of a group of people exploring the role of (mostly video) games for social good, organised by Games for Change. Block, Peter (2002) The Answer to How is Yes “We need to be willing to address questions that we know have no answer.”.

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Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Many SNSs target people from specific geographical regions or linguistic groups, although this does not always determine the sites constituency. The Rise (and Fall) of Friendster Friendster launched in 2002 as a social complement to Ryze.

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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. In February 2006, another engineer posted a message to the group, advising that the new software standard had been formally adopted. 1] And today it’s more than groups of people working together as teams and communities. Reciprocity is within the group, but not always one to one (“I did this for you, now you do this for me”). What we do.

Preview of the Living Lab for (digital) life

Social Reporter

This further diagram from Drew makes the connections between the different elements in the Lab, showing how the three basic activities of Games, Storytelling and Network Mapping can combine to: Define connections between individuals, groups and agencies.

Some Great Cajun and Zydeco Musicians

Portals and KM

He came to the Maple Leaf Bar that night and played with a younger zydeco group. I first heard Nathan and his group at a Cajun festival in Rhode Island, along with a full day of other groups. His group is a great party band that frequently plays in Southern Louisiana. Here is a great traditional French speaking Cajun group like Bruce Daigrepont , I recommended last week. He made a comeback in the early 80s and toured until his death in 2002.

Culture: adapting the Wold Cafe methodology in Thailand

Joitske Hulsebosch

He writes: "In 2002, I came across the World Café when I attended the Authentic Leadership Workshop in Halifax, Canada. Using the world Cafe methodology, people talked in 375 small groups on the following questions: From your heart, tell me why did you come here to join the People Assembly?

The Machine Is Us/ing Us - Transcending the Web

Elsua

Once again, I sensed how I was starting to spread thinner than what I would have hoped for and therefore it was time to re-group again and think about how I would want to make continued used of these social tools.

How technology shapes behaviour

Joitske Hulsebosch

Unfortunately you all get the same free copy, of Jan-March 2005, otherwise you could set up a group effort to get a all the issues for free :). They use the following definition of e-collaboration: Electronic collaboration (e-collaboration) is operationally defined here as collaboration using electronic technologies among different individuals to accomplish a common task (Kock & D’Arcy, 2002, 2001). The International Journal of E-collaboration is an interesting journal.

The Riddle of Online Resonance (third instalment)

Jenny Connected

Much has been written about weak, strong and latent ties and the strength of weak ties, which Haythornthwaite (2002, p. Other authors such as Downes (2006b) and McCrae (2006) have also written of the dangers of group think and echo chambers in constraining free flow of ideas and creativity. It is likely to be constrained by strong ties, group think and echo chambers. 2002) Strong, weak and latent ties and the impact of new media, 18, 385-401.

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups).

Margaret J. Wheatley: The Promise and Paradox of Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

We experience increasing ethnic wars, militia groups, specialized interest clubs, and chat rooms. We modify our look and clothing, we create cliques that support our particular manner of being, we form splinter groups, we leave the physical community, we disagree over doctrine and create warring schisms. But these groups do not embrace the paradox of community. In neither type of group are we honoring the paradox of freedom and community.

Network Weaving 101 (redux)

TNT - The Network Thinker

He knows each of these groups, but they do not know each other. Much could be learned if both of these groups shared their economic development experiences with each other -- innovation happens at the intersections. So, Ed picked two leaders from each group to close the triangle.

Green Chameleon » Cognitive Workout Coming Up

Green Chameleon

I’ve attended it probably four different times since Dave first ran it in Singapore back in 2002 or 2003. I have the same approach but in my experience 7 groups… By Tim Suoer great, such a fun United Nations group.

A little history on the Computer History Museum (and MassNet, RIP)

Endless Knots

Silicon Valley), which opened in its current location in 2002. Because for a few years before and after 1995, a group of us, including Jeff Stamps and me, volunteered to create a new initiative here in Boston that would engender the kind of collaborative culture that, for all its cutthroat competitiveness has characterized Silicon Valley: " MassNet: Collaboration for the Commonwealth ," which leaves but this small trace on an MIT server.

Community of practice - EduTech Wiki

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Communities of practice are "groups of people who share a concern, a set of problems, or a passion about a topic, and who deepen their knowledge and expertise by interacting on an ongoing basis." Wenger, 2002) Communities can be considered as problem-solving mechanisms which contribute to establishing policy agendas and offer mechanisms to facilitate processes for negotiation between different actors. A team or work group ceases to exist once its goal is attained.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups).