Formalizing stories about community leadership

Learning Alliances

Swapping stories is obviously a core practice in this kind of work, but that can be too sloppy and too informal. Charlotte Linde’s discussion about places and occasions for remembering and telling stories suggests to me that “experiments&# are a great umbrella to get the right stories out. Jerome Bruner, Making Stories; Law, Literature, Life (New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2002) [link].

From Hero to Host: the Columbus Ohio story

Chris Corrigan

Such a nice treat to come across this chronicle of friends: From Hero to Host: A story of Citizenship in Columbus OH. 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. This an excerpt from Meg Wheatley and Debbie Frieze’s new book “ Walk Out, Walk On “, due out soon.

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Cover story: Building healthy communities - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Some of their success stories and best practices looked good, but were not true. His book, Cultivating Communities of Practice , (with Etienne Wenger and Bill Snyder) was published by Harvard University Press in March 2002.

Digital Habitats for project teams

Digital Habitats

2002) proposes these differences: Communities of Practice. Finally, when a long-running project team experiences member turn-over, there’s a need to bring new members of the team into the team’s culture and tell them the stories from the team’s history.

Digital Habitats for project teams

Learning Alliances

2002) proposes these differences: Communities of Practice. Finally, when a long-running project team experiences member turn-over, there’s a need to bring new members of the team into the team’s culture and tell them the stories from the team’s history.

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!

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Preview of the Living Lab for (digital) life

Social Reporter

Secondly, stories make the use of technology human. We have developed the fictitious town of Slipham, populated with some engaging characters and supportive organisations, to provide the context for the games, stories and the way networks and digital literacies can develop.

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Four Rules of Leadership for Tough Times

Partnering Resources

The leaders knew bad news was coming as early as 2002. For more on this story, read the full article in Chief Learning Officer magazine. Thank you cards sent to leader Irene Brank after the division closed.

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Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The FutureOfMedia Discussion site The New Fourth Estate is Social Media The Function of News in Community Commercialization of Human Stories De-Commercialization of Human Stories Problem Journalism vs Solution Journalism Product vs Process Journalism What is a Newspaper’s Product Anyway?

Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: A Review

Portals and KM

This implementation won a CIO 100 award for innovation in 2002. Here is a 2006 post on the Quickplace Story – Then and Now. I did some catching up on my reading over the last holidays.

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Getting back to Government Is Us

Social Reporter

Jim left in 2002, and these days spends time lecturing and travelling to spread the model he helped develop. What was refreshing from Jim and his story was that it was completely free of policy-speak – or political speak for that matter.

Online Communities: Surviving & Thriving Webcast

Online Community Strategy

Prior to Rubyred, Thor was a first generation Web entrepreneur, creating Web success stories for companies such as Yahoo, Dell, Bank of America, Intel, Virgin Records, Fujitsu, Discovery Channel, and Sony.

Five things meme in pictures

Joitske Hulsebosch

playing catch) with the aim of getting more personal stories on blogs. a real Dutch story :). In 2002 we tried to find him, but he had just left his job with Africare. The bloggers meme 'five things' has been going around for a long time now.

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How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

Later on, in October, I’ll be celebrating the 10th year anniversary of this blog and towards early December my 13th year overall of blogging since I first started my corporate blog back in 2002.

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Cultivating Communities of Practice: Making Them Grow - YouTube

John Tropea - Delicious Community

As there is general agreement amongst a number of CoP scholars that communities of practice cannot be designed or created (Barab et al, 2002, Wenger & Snyder, 2000), seeking to learn about best practice in encouraging these communities to develop is the next step. Wenger, 2002) and/or questions that must be carefully considered before beginning (Sidnick & White, 2008, esflive, 2009). Community of Practice - Brian's Story. Upload Sign in. Loading.

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

Online Community Strategy

Prior to Rubyred, Thor was a first generation Web entrepreneur, creating Web success stories for companies such as Yahoo, Dell, Bank of America, Intel, Virgin Records, Fujitsu, Discovery Channel, and Sony. 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. A FREE webinar sponsored by Forum One Networks.

MirandaNet: Social interaction

Community Capers

There is ebb and flow in terms of their level of activity and working party involvement but there was clear evidence, from the stories told at the tenth birthday party of the community, that members deeply value their ongoing association. 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.

Writing Ourselves into Existence through a Choral Act

Elsua

Stories and backstories become known.

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The Girl Effect - catalyzing positive change

Nancy White

We shared stories about how things seem to work better from the ground up. World Bank, 2002].). This morning on Twitter, Idocente pointed me to The Girl Effect.

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Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The last thing youd want is the community to be offline The ability to showcase results and tell the story - For hard headed business folks online communities can seem to be very fluffy and a drain on resources, so an ability to showcase examples and results is important.

Building Social Business: What Is Social Collaboration in an Organization

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development. Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. Leveraging Community thinking.

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Culture: Valentine's day in Ghana

Joitske Hulsebosch

Another story about blending cultures: "Me Do Wu," My Val: The Creation of Valentine's Day in Accra, Ghana by Jo Ellen Fair who explains that: "Far from a story of cultural imperialism, the rise of Valentine's Day in present-day Accra shows that local adoption of global consumerist preferences is best understood as a local process imbued with local meanings and values, deliberately and rationally pursued." 6, 2002

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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. She also clipped local news stories of interest using sites such as cox.net or rollover.com that had stories from the Times Picayune. 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.

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Building Social Business: Connecting, Sharing and Collaborating

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development. Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. Leveraging Community thinking.

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

Neighbourhoods

The story raises a few issues about appropriate behaviour in the public realm and between neighbours. Schegloff, E.A., 'Beginnings in the telephone', in Perpetual contact , Cambridge, 2002, p285-286.

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Webcast of Online Communities: Surviving & Thriving now available

Online Community Report

Prior to Rubyred, Thor was a first generation Web entrepreneur, creating Web success stories for companies such as Yahoo, Dell, Bank of America, Intel, Virgin Records, Fujitsu, Discovery Channel, and Sony.

Blogging for knowledge workers: incubating ideas

Mathemagenic

For its author a weblog might be useful as as personal information management tool, a kind of outboard brain ( Cory Doctorow, 2002 ), used to organise information and thinking. Personal stories that go next to information add context, so it would be easier for you to recall why you wrote it. While my Dutch is still far from perfect I am happy with any opportunity to reach local audiences.

2010 158

Building Social Business: The Seven Types of Social Roles in Employee Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Thoughtful Moments XLRI Jamshedpur - News and latest Updates XLRI Ushers in Job Creators, Batch 2 Rashmi Bansal Crash course in curiosity Abhishek Mittal PWC Research : The Talent Race Rakesh Jhunjhunwala Once Upon A Time In Delhi: The Story Of The Commonwealth Games HRmarketer.com Blog I Love Rewards & Recogni(zing) that something is, well, Different. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development.

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leadernetwork wiki

John Tropea - Delicious Network

An interesting story about how Lawrence Community Works (a networking organization in an immigrant city north of Boston) connected, networked and developed the leadership of residents to become change agents in their community. June, 2002. Winter 2002).

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Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Traction TeamPage was first released in 1999 and, after commerical launch in July 2002, is the industry’s first and leading Enterprise Blog software. Let’s collect and share our stories so that others don’t need to reinvent the wheel, no?

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more details please

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

February, 2012 | Published by Anecdote - Putting Stories to Work. Hi there, In the early days of Anecdote we believed the key purpose of story-listening was to gain insight. The energy changes in the room when people are immersed in stories from their own organisation.

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How I use social media

Nancy White

I figured it would be good to exercise my memory a bit and unearth some of the key stories that led me to to my social media use today, and perhaps surface some of my patterns. I had tried a few experimental project blogs with clients in early 2001 and 2002 and they did not root into the work.

Online Communities: Thriving in the Economic Downturn Webinar - May 7th

Online Community Report

Prior to Rubyred, Thor was a first generation Web entrepreneur, creating Web success stories for companies such as Yahoo, Dell, Bank of America, Intel, Virgin Records, Fujitsu, Discovery Channel, and Sony. Online Communities: Thriving in the Economic Downturn Webinar.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

AT&T, 2002) 43% of support forums visits are in lieu of opening up a support case. ASP, 2002) Cost per interaction in customers support averages $12 via the contact center versus $0.25

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

6 Value-creation stories 33. Value-creation stories: a special genre of stories 34. Leveraging the complementarity of indicators and stories 37. Value-creation matrix: combining stories and indicators 39. 8 Toolkit: Telling stories about the value of communities and networks 41. Specific value-creation stories 45. to tell stories on the value that networks and communities create when they are used for learning and. 2002).

Stowe Boyd: Building Social Applications at Climb to the Stars (Stephanie Booth)

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Kaycee Nicole Swenson Le Gnosticisme Librarian Loft Story Love-Sick Poems Maeterlinck - les forces invisibles: le cosmos Précipitation du temps Promouvoir le français?

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The Girl Effect – catalyzing positive change | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We shared stories about how things seem to work better from the ground up. World Bank, 2002].) Awareness creation, motivation through live real examples of success stories and improving emotional intelligence will be a better approach.

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Opening space in Melbourne, and the fifth principle

Chris Corrigan

Brian of course was such a stalwart member of our community…he and Viv have hosted trainings in Australia for years and of course they took the mantle of hosting OSonOS X in 2002 after Laurel Doersam and I co-hosted it in Vancouver. I’ve just opened space at a conference here with Viv McWaters, Geoff Brown, Anne Pattillo and Johnnie Moore. We’ve got a two day, full on participatory conference on evaluation with 179 people.

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DavidSibbet.com: Visual Meetings Arrives at The Grove

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

If you want to hear my personal story of this journey read on.  August 04, 2010 | Permalink Comments Good to read the story.

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. refer to similar issues The interest for communities of practice also emerges from situated cognition that emphasizes apprenticeship, coaching, collaboration, multiple practice, articulation of learning skills, stories, and technology (Brown, Collins & Duguid, 1989).

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

For example, when a friend starts exercising more, "I change my mind about how much I should be exercising or I share stories with my other friends who are influenced to do the same. The study of 1,178 adults ages 25 to 74 is based on data collected at the Center for the Digital Future at the University of Southern California in 2002 and 2007.

Community ROI / Online Community Unconference 2007

John Tropea - Delicious Community

AT&T, 2002) • 43% of support forums visits are in lieu of opening up a support case. ASP, 2002) • Cost per interaction in customers support averages $12 via the contact center versus $0.25 Socialtext Mobile Settings Help Log in Register Search this workspace: Home People.lists the people you are following. You must register or be logged in to use this feature. Workspaces.lists the workspaces you belong to. You must be logged in to see your list.

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How I use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I figured it would be good to exercise my memory a bit and unearth some of the key stories that led me to to my social media use today, and perhaps surface some of my patterns. I had tried a few experimental project blogs with clients in early 2001 and 2002 and they did not root into the work.