How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

and while I will be answering the first part over the course of time with the various blog entries I’m currently drafting along, I thought for today I’d focus on trying to answer the second part: how do I make sense of social networking tools today?

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NLC2016 Hotseat notes: Boundaries and Limits of Networked and Connected Learning

Jenny Connected

The second Networked Learning Conference 2016 Hotseat was a much quieter affair than the first, but none the worse for that. The topic, facilitated by Sonia Livingstone was – Boundaries and Limits of Networked and Connected Learning . Sonia posted 4 topics for us to discuss: Experience of networked and connected learning, their boundaries and limits. Experience of networked and connected learning, their boundaries and limits. 1996) Cutting the Network.

2015 119

Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: A Review

Portals and KM

One book at the top of the pile was Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: Choosing the Right Tools and Resources to Fit Your Needs. This implementation won a CIO 100 award for innovation in 2002. SlideShare), social network (e.g.,

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MirandaNet: Social Networking trivial or mind expanding?

Community Capers

At the moment I think this is our most advanced contribution to the debate about whether social networking is a time waster or a new social phenomenon that can advance human activity. 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). 2002). Holmes (2002). 2002). 2002).

Network Weaving 101 (redux)

TNT - The Network Thinker

One of the basic building blocks of weaving networks is "closing of triangles". A triangle exists between three people in a social network. The above was taken from a June 23, 2006 post of mine on the Network Weaving blog.

Blog networking study: establishing and maintaining relations via blogging

Mathemagenic

This post is part of the series describing the results of the study of blogger networking practices. 2002) to propose that communication includes relational aspects as well as information exchange. The power of blogging in respect to networking seems to come from an opportunity to combine two modes with one tool. Social networks and internet connectivity effects. 2002). NetWORKers and their activity in intensional networks.

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modelling digital learning ecosystem

Taming the spaces

Digital learning ecosystem model (Pata, 2012) Connectivism for design John Seeley Brown (1999; 2002), and George Siemens (2005; 2006) related knowledge ecology and knowledge ecosystem terms with weaving information and artefacts, meanings and knowledge, networks and connections. I have tried to put together ideas associated what may be conceptualized as a digital learning ecosystem.

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If space is a becoming what kind of spaces do we need for learning?

Jenny Connected

The second keynote at the Networked Learning Conference 2016 was presented by Sian Bayne. The title of her keynote was Campus Codespaces for Networked Learning , which she framed around the question ‘Do we need other ways to think about networked learning space?’.

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Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Social network sites: Definition, history, and scholarship. link] Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship danah m. We chose not to employ the term "networking" for two reasons: emphasis and scope. Not all social network sites began as such.

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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. Open Living Labs network.

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Network Roundtable: Building Collaborative Teams

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

He is CEO of consulting firm Advanced Human Technologies , based in Sydney and San Francisco, and Chairman of Future Exploration Network , a global events and consulting firm specializing in the future of business.

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'Flocking' behavior lands on social networking sites - USATODAY.com

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

SOCIAL NETWORKING Top social networking sites Total unique visitors in August (from home, work, college). Social networking site users (as a percentage of total Internet audience): Growth of social networking sites Total unique visitors: Source: comScore Media Metrix By Sharon Jayson, USA TODAY The interconnected web of our friends, family, neighbors and acquaintances may dominate our lives more than we know. Thats a real danger of social networking sites," he says.

Digital Habitats for project teams

Digital Habitats

2002) proposes these differences: Communities of Practice. Sometimes a key resource or contributor will be part of the network or surrounding community but not part of the formal project team. (This post is cross-posted from my blog at Learning Alliances.).

Launch of the Enterprise Social Network Strategy report: what senior executives REALLY think about social networks inside the organization

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Today we are releasing our next major report, which distils - through unattributed verbatim quotes - what senior executives REALLY think about social networks inside organizations. Download the Executive Insights into Enterprise Social Networking Strategy report.

2008 36

Facebook talks like a pirate. Movember and online community rituals

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

At first an inside joke between two friends, the holiday gained exposure when John Baur and Mark Summers sent a letter about their invented holiday to the American syndicated humor columnist Dave Barry in 2002. [3] Want to know how to change Facebook to Talk Like A Pirate? Want to know why ?

Two Brazilian Net-Map studies: Fair Trade and Cotton

Net-Map Toolbox

Can innovation networks successfully be created to increase the access of family farms to cotton innovations and markets? 1) Fair trade networks : organization, relationship and values. 2) Cotton : networks, technology and environment.

2015 127

Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I certainly agree that Traditional Media is sourcing it’s stories and contacts from Twitter – I frequently get journalists trying to raid my networks with a “can you tell me which of your followers do XYZ?”

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

communities and networks: a conceptual framework. communities and networks: a conceptual framework. Promoting and assessing value creation in communities and networks: a conceptual framework 3. 2 Communities and networks 9. Community and network as development processes 12. Complementarity of community and network structures 12. 4 Cycles of value creation in networks and communities 19. communities and networks. 2 Communities and networks.

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

Anklam has broken new ground by bringing together diverse perspectives and case studies into a deeply practical guide to creating value in networks.” Net Work both provides a deep understanding of the nature of networks, and also practical steps on how to tap their value.

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Trends in the Living Networks: Economics of Social Media - the role of Hollywood

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The session was primarily about how mainstream media is complemented by social media, by building conversations about broadcast programs and among their viewers, and also how they are now creating social networks in their own right.

2007 36

Witness history as Setti receives Freedom House's Carolyn Goodman award

Endless Knots

I'm inviting all Endless Knotsers to join me and the Freedom House network as we give Newton Mayor Setti Warren the Carolyn Goodman History Maker Award at the annual Champions of Freedom Gala. What are you doing on April 22 at 5:30?

2010 142

The Difference between a Social Network Site, a Social Graph Application and a Social OS

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Dare Obasanjo aka Carnage4Life Truth, Justice and the Pursuit of Excellent Software Navigation for Dare Obasanjo aka Carnage4Life - The Difference between a Social Network Site, a Social Graph Application and a Social OS Content Sidebar Footer August 30, 2007 @ 09:18 AM Comments [6] The Difference between a Social Network Site, a Social Graph Application and a Social OS Recently someone at work asked me if I thought social networking on the Web was a fad.

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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. One last bit of personal history: Jeff's and my book, The Age of the Network , had its launch that night, also at The Computer Museum, where our publisher, Darryl Landvater of Oliver Wight, and our editor, Jim Childs, now publisher at Time Inc., Tags: Boston Business Collaboration Education Innovation Internet/web Networks and Networking Virtual Teams Web/Tech

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Digital Habitats for project teams

Learning Alliances

2002) proposes these differences: Communities of Practice. Sometimes a key resource or contributor will be part of the network or surrounding community but not part of the formal project team.

77% of learning = Informal

Joitske Hulsebosch

At a company, Sara Lee, 20 employees were asked to list work-related learning activities (the exercise took place in 2002). This was the list: - Experiences on the job 45% - Manuals and instructions 2% - Training programs 8% - Networking 30% - Mentoring & coaching 3% - Special assignments 2% - Workshops 10% You could say 77% is highly informal (experiences on the job, manuals, networking) and the rest is more formal.

How I use social media

Nancy White

Thanks to social media we have everything from formal courses to networks on Twitter to facilitate “here and now&# learning at any moment we desire (and some we may not desire!) It has changed our experience and understanding of being part of a group, a community or a network.

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.

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Online Community Toolkit | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

– anonymous Healing Disrupted Networks Jenny Preece’s Site. Planning, Designing and Running Online Events Designing Online Events Online Events Assessment Tool Case History: CGIAR’s Gender & Diversity “Creating Connections Online&# Report (Aug 2002) LINK Evaluation Examples: 2002 and Net*Working 2004 Online Event Evaluation Report (nice to see a full event evaluation!)

Are You Solving the Right Problem?

Partnering Resources

Glouberman & Zimmerman, 2002. Three Types of Change for Change Networks,” Waddell, 2010. Problems come in many shapes and sizes. Some are small (“I can’t find space for my 2pm meeting”). Others are large (“I can’t get forty coalition members to agree on goals”).

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A personal view on knowledge work

Mathemagenic

Slide 8: Key tasks of netWORK, “an ongoing process of keeping a personal network in a good repair&# , from: Nardi, B., 2002). NetWORKers and their activity in intensional networks. Today I’m giving an online guest lecture for the course “Knowledge Management as a Theory and Practice&# at Graduate School of Management of St.Petersburg State University.

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.

2010 136

Reviving Community Indicators – Learning

Nancy White

The fellows will be taking leadership/stewardship roles in the Dreamfish network and communities over the next six month. Should we start thinking about network indicators ?

Herding the Smart Cats: Successful IT Change Leadership

Partnering Resources

In 2002, the year in which this organization sought CMM Level 3, the median time to attain Level 2 maturity was 23 months and Level 3 was 22 months. Herding the Smart Cats: IT Change Leadership. Technologists are notorious for having independent thoughts and ideas.

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Online Communities: Surviving & Thriving Webcast

Online Community Strategy

He subsequently founded Trapezo, a venture-funded company that made Web software for syndicating content, acquired by Perfect Commerce in 2002. Bill Johnston, Chief Community Officer, Forum One Networks. Bill Johnston works as Forum One Network’s Chief Community Officer.

Learning to Change - Changing to Learn

Elsua

Last week one of folks I follow in Twitter, John Hovell , shared a link to perhaps one of the most thought-provoking, controversial, enlightening and spot on YouTube video links I can remember since I started getting exposed to social software back in 2002!

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MirandaNet: Place

Community Capers

Network communities are a form of technology-mediated environments that foster a sense of community among users. One of the design dimensions of network communities is developing a sense of persistent, shared space as an environment that frames the presence of multiple actors and provides mutual awareness. Personal relationships and professionalism are cemented and celebrated in these workshops and other face-to-face events like the ten-year party held in 2002.

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Getting back to Government Is Us

Social Reporter

Their new website demonstrates how to network ideas and inspiration from very local to potential global impact … and environmentalists certainly need better networking. Jim left in 2002, and these days spends time lecturing and travelling to spread the model he helped develop.

The Riddle of Online Resonance (third instalment)

Jenny Connected

These factors include the place and location on the communicator’s cognitive and network maps, the interplay between personal and conceptual resonance, the lack of visual and auditory cues and the increased possibility for creating weak ties within an online environment. Much has been written about weak, strong and latent ties and the strength of weak ties, which Haythornthwaite (2002, p. 2009) Blog networking study: establishing and maintaining relations via blogging.

2010 119

The Machine Is Us/ing Us - Transcending the Web

Elsua

Starting with a YouTube video which, to me, represents something I have been mentioning as far back as 2002 with regards to what Web 2.0

2009 130

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Support and nurture communities of practice (CoPs) and networks. Oversaw development of back-end infrastructure (NT network, website and Access databases) Managed daily operations including marketing, sales, client relations, and tech.> Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Nov 03 2007 About Nancy White Published by Nancy White Nancy J.

2008 165

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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Webinar - Online Communities: Surviving & Thriving in the Economic Downturn

Online Community Strategy

A FREE webinar sponsored by Forum One Networks. He subsequently founded Trapezo, a venture-funded company that made Web software for syndicating content, acquired by Perfect Commerce in 2002. Online Communities: Thriving in the Economic Downturn Webinar. May 7, 2009 @ 11:00 am PDT. Register here: [link]. The economy is in a state of flux, but interest in and use of online communities and social media has never been higher.

Work The Web

Elsua

How many times have you heard already, and over the last few months specially, how Social Computing (And social software along with social networking for that matter!)

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