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.

2013 156

How AI Can Help Solve The Biggest Problem With Crowdsourcing

Online Community Strategy

The most common limiting factors to Crowdsourcing initiatives are one, or a combination, of the following: Engaging the right crowd: Perhaps the most critical challenge in crowdsourcing is finding, and then engaging, the members of the crowd with the knowledge, skill and motivation to participate.

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How AI Can Help Solve The Biggest Problem With Crowdsourcing

Online Community Strategy

The most common limiting factors to Crowdsourcing initiatives are one, or a combination, of the following: Engaging the right crowd: Perhaps the most critical challenge in crowdsourcing is finding, and then engaging, the members of the crowd with the knowledge, skill and motivation to participate.

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Academic Writing as a ‘Desire to Relate’

Jenny Connected

Quoting from the text under the video: In the year 2000, the late Western Australian artist, David Gregson (1934 – 2002) allowed students from Curtin University of Technology (Perth, Australia) to access his Kellerberrin studio to film him as he worked.

2015 232

I Will Dispense This Advice on Blogging

Elsua

I have been blogging myself since early 2002; first, in an internal blog behind my former employer’s firewall, and, secondly, since 2005, over here in this blog. So I will tell you what has worked really nicely with me all along since I started blogging back in 2002: Write!

2016 158

Four Rules of Leadership for Tough Times

Partnering Resources

The leaders knew bad news was coming as early as 2002. One of its most successful initiatives was a series of seminars on themes such as “Coping with Change,” “2006: What’s In It for Me?” Thank you cards sent to leader Irene Brank after the division closed.

2014 215

The Riddle of Online Resonance (first installment)

Jenny Connected

There has been plenty of research on how to develop online connections once they have been made, but the question of how the initial contact is made has not received much attention. Learning through connectivity is not a new idea; there is a long history of research into networked learning (Steeple & Jones, 2002; Goodyear et al., A better understanding of how initial connections are made online is needed by both teachers and learners.

2010 136

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). In the third stage, accomplished fellows take the initiative to set up working parties to explore a subject in more depth. The exchange of information is two way, as it flows from the wealthy to the less well resourced and back again (Resta, 2002, p. 2002).

Facebook talks like a pirate. Movember and online community rituals

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Funds are committed to our men’s health partners, the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia andbeyondblue: the national depression initiative and the Movember Foundation. Want to know how to change Facebook to Talk Like A Pirate? Want to know why ?

Practical example: Ayuda Urbana

Joitske Hulsebosch

Etienne Wenger wrote a case study in 2002 about Ayuda Urbana , a constellation of communities of practice focused on urban issues and challenges in Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean region, or as they call themselves: 'Red Inter-municipal'. The initiative followed the move of the World Bank to become the 'knowledge bank'.

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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. From this it would appear that ties can be at their most valuable when they are at their weakest and just beginning to form, that is, when initial resonance occurs. 2002) Strong, weak and latent ties and the impact of new media, 18, 385-401. Here is the third and final instalment of our paper on e-resonance.

2010 119

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. There is an intense discussion going on in the CPsquare community at the moment about the work of learning facilitators.

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Being a Bully - How Can We Tell?

Michael Sampson - Currents

Bach, who has been head of the department since 2002, is remaining in her post while the inquiry is being carried out. If a match to a "bullying" profile was made, an early escalation to the head of Corporate Counsel, or the CEO, or a Board member (for matches among senior executives) could be sent so that early corrective action could be initiated.

2011 120

How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

Google Plus : I wasn’t really sure whether to include G+ on this blog post, or not, initially, even though it’s one of the most powerful social networking tools out there that I have been exposed to in the last few years.

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Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The graph is from the Government Convergent Review initiative. 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.

MirandaNet: Social interaction

Community Capers

Whether in an industry, academic or advisory capacity, MirandaNet Fellows all work to provide services for each other and ‘reify’ (Wenger, 2002) their practices in artifacts shared over the public site with the larger external educational community. People rarely leave this community. It has maintained a steady growth pattern from the opening five members to the current 300+ members.

Rules for (digital)ecosystem growth and development?

Taming the spaces

boundary input initiates growth, but continues on as long as the system organization remains; network and informational growth both can occur simultaneously, etc.). 2000; Jørgensen, 2002; Fath et al.,

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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.

2009 89

Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

In the core of this group and probably the initiator and instigator in chief has to be the community manager. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development. Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking.

Building Social Business: What Is Social Collaboration in an Organization

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

One of them responded with a comment on the bookmark that we should do something like what the website said and then I volunteered that I could spearhead that initiative. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development.

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Blog Cases from 2005: Carrie Guevara on New Orleans

Portals and KM

She had been a regular blog reader since about 2002 and was inspired to challenge herself to start one of her own. With this initial success, Carrie’s objectives were evolving. This is another in a series of case studies from people I interviewed in 2005 about their blogging efforts. Now as we move to 2013, I find it interesting to look back at the early days of business blogging. I will only include cases from people who are still blogging now.

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Blog Cases from 2005: James Robertson on Content Management

Portals and KM

He started blogging in June 2002 when the his business changed it's focus to pure consulting in the areas of knowledge management, content management and intranets. So basically his blog was initially a marketing tool for the business first and foremost, with the goal being to drive traffic to the site, hopefully leading to greater sales of our reports and new consulting clients. about their blogging efforts.

2005 116

Microsoft on Emergency Response

Michael Sampson - Currents

You can learn more about the initiative at Microsoft Citizen Safety Architecture, at www.microsoft.com/csa. The Microsoft Innovation Centre was established in August 2002 to support innovating ideas from government agencies. The centre has funded 28 projects since 2002, and Microsoft puts up to $1 million a year into the Center (in New Zealand). I am at a Microsoft event in Christchurch (New Zealand), co-presented by Intergen New Zealand.

‘This is a private conversation!’ When we need an official to intervene

Neighbourhoods

Central and local authority websites, housing association guidance, consumer advice materials ( e.g. ), they all usually recommend that initially a personal, conciliatory approach should be tried. I'm enchanted to discover that there is such a thing as the National Campaign for Courtesy.

2013 51

leadernetwork wiki

John Tropea - Delicious Network

June, 2002. Winter 2002). leadernetwork FrontPage Search wiki: Home Edit page Log in Add features Help Welcome to our living bibliography on leadership networks.

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How I use social media

Nancy White

Over the years, this initial online learning experience formed the roots of my practice as a designer and facilitator of online learning events. I had tried a few experimental project blogs with clients in early 2001 and 2002 and they did not root into the work.

Trends in the Living Networks: The many varieties of networks in business: Net Work - A Practical Guide to Creating and Sustaining Networks at Work and in the World

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

A highly recommended book for anyone who wants to understand network thinking and practice, or to implement initiatives to create value through networks.

2007 36

Communities of Practice | CommunityIntelligence Ltd.

John Tropea - Delicious Community

It is not surprising that communities of practice are central to successful knowledge management initiatives. Contact Us CommunityIntelligence Ltd.

Green Chameleon » Snake Oil

Green Chameleon

In framing my initial comments on knowledge management under the snake-oil rubric I merely meant to challenge what I see as a poorly defined field, to highlight one important challenge to it, and to say something about photocopier salesmen posing as anything but just that.

2008 130

DavidSibbet.com: Visual Meetings Arrives at The Grove

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

In an initial one I wrote about one of my favorite meetings, a spring retreat I conduct every year in Baltimore for their Leadership program.

Community of practice - EduTech Wiki

John Tropea - Delicious Community

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. 230) Enterprise measures the level of activity that is focussed on learning and development initiatives, inquiry and new possibilities and filling knowledge gaps. & Schank, P (2002). 2002) Cultivating communities practice.

more details please

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Learning from engagements - Involving the Eecutive Team Blog posts you might have missed - A Simple Test for Your Strategic Initiatives Productivity - Taking Time to Read What the Research Says - Telling Stories Puts Our Brains in Sync. A Simple Test for Your Strategic Initiatives.

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How I use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Over the years, this initial online learning experience formed the roots of my practice as a designer and facilitator of online learning events. I had tried a few experimental project blogs with clients in early 2001 and 2002 and they did not root into the work.

CoPs 101 " ThinkingShift

John Tropea - Delicious Community

I’ve been working with CoPs since 2002 in the same organisation. In fact, I now have an explosion of CoPs on my hands due to a recent announcement by our top dog that CoPs are an important part of our KM initiative.

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The returns on Communities - KnowledgeBoard

John Tropea - Delicious Community

In other words, the initial process structure and productivity levels are (usually) not known. References and bibliography: [1] Richard McDermott, 2002; Measuring the impact of communities ; Knowledge Management Review.

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DavidSibbet.com: Facilitation Mastery: Experiencing the Four Flows

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

2008 42

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Networking" emphasizes relationship initiation, often between strangers. The Rise (and Fall) of Friendster Friendster launched in 2002 as a social complement to Ryze. JCMC Home Submit Issues Author Index Editors About JCMC boyd, d. & Ellison, N. 2007).

2007 77

Promoting and assessing value creation in communities and networks : a conceptual framework

John Tropea - Delicious Community

access is initiated by the learner or by others. 2002). Initiatives started and/or risks taken by members. Promoting and assessing. value creation in. communities and networks: a conceptual framework. Rapport 18 Etienne Wenger Beverly Trayner Maarten de Laat Ruud de Moor Centrum Open Universiteit rdmc.ou.nl Ruud de Moor Centrum Open Universiteit rdmc.ou.nl. Promoting and assessing. value creation in. communities and networks: a conceptual framework.

Innovation and Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Strategic communities of practice (SCoP) are initiated by the organization’s leadership team, to power up selected strategic initiatives, which can include, e.g.: • • • Accelerating the rate of introducing successful disruptive innovation Facilitating culture change Entering a new market A SCoP is led, typically, by an internal ”guru” of its domain of practice, who serves also as magnet to attract members. 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. China’s initial reluctance to share information is considered a significant factor in the rapid spread of the disease and the initial failure to control its spread. Is the community there to support people who wish to enhance their craft, or is it merely an organisational initiative for sharing knowledge that people are instructed to attend? What we do.

Cover story: Building healthy communities - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Many companies with successful knowledge-sharing initiatives have strong communities of practice, too. Our initial findings were mixed. His book, Cultivating Communities of Practice , (with Etienne Wenger and Bill Snyder) was published by Harvard University Press in March 2002.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Live Journal, DBLP & Adoption Behavior Most online social networks grow based on the initiative of early adopters who transfer their offline networks online and serve as “stars.&#

2007 41

The FASTForward Blog " Retrospective on KM and the Impact of Web 2.0: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Blogs and wikis began to appear on the scene in 2001 and 2002 and some speculated then that these tools - or more accurately their derivatives - would create a major impact on the knowledge workplace. While through the spread of social computing KM may be coming out of an initial identity crisis, the advent and rapid spread of what is termed Enterprise 2.0 Retrospective on KM and the Impact of Web 2.0 by Jon Husband April 11, 2008 at 2:07 am · Filed under 2.0

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