Communities of practice: comm.unities.of.prac.tice 2.0

Joitske Hulsebosch

Martin studied the effects of weblogs, wikis and social bookmarking on communities of practice, as part of his thesis for Business Informations Studies. Social bookmarking more in terms of exploration, and wikis support varying levels of participation.

2006 130

Technology: wikis, organisations and efficiency

Joitske Hulsebosch

John Barben posted this excerpt from Business Week on wikis. At a small scale we are experimenting with wikis and social bookmarking. I thought it's a nice follow-up on our web2.0 discussion in IICD. People questioned the use of some of the web2.0

2006 130

Collaborative Thinking: Tagging Beyond Content: Applications & People

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Microsoft "People Ready" = Lotus "Super Human Software" | Main | CIOTalk Radio Interview: Making Enterprise Portals Work! » March 28, 2006 Tagging Beyond Content: Applications & People This post was originally contributed at CollaborationLoop. Tags (and related tools like social bookmarks) offer another option that has some interesting possibilities.

2006 116

Social Business Begins by Unleashing Your Business Talent

Elsua

Over the last couple of days, two rather interesting, and noteworthy, articles over at Technology Review , written rather nicely by Erica Naone , have been making the rounds out there on Social Web around Enterprise 2.0 An employee reconceived the service, adding better social features.

2011 214

Collaboration Loop - Social Networks vs. Online Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

As we begin 2009, not only is it difficult for companies to attract new business, it’s tough to keep your existing customers. Even if your customers are happy, budget restrictions may prevent them from repeat business. ″ business parable, Where in the World is my Team?

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Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Elsua

Like I have mentioned yesterday, it’s been a few days already since I jumped the shark and joined the bunch of early adopters who have been hammering down, and taking for a spin, the latest iteration of Google to get social with Google Plus , right after Google Wave and Google Buzz.

2011 274

2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part Two

Portals and KM

This is the second in a series on an IBM social media press event I attended last week following part one posted yesterday. Jeff Schick, VP social software, mentioned that IBM Research has done a study on the implications of using social and infusing collaboration into commerce experience.

2010 192

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

One of my most popular index lists is the list of companies that provide White Label Social Networking solutions , in fact there’s over 60 in that space. These tools may have social networking features, that’s optional, but should certainly scale to it. Business or IT?

2008 58

Steve Dale online " Value benchmarking of networks and communities of practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Research Wiki Video Search Communities Google Facilitation Policy fun Standards Software Event Presentations Information Management Blogs Uncategorized Social Computing Reports Central Government Social Networking Tools Delicious Links Social Media Knowledge Management Public Sector Web2.0

2006 36

Why and How to SaaS – Jeff Kaplan at Serena Tag

Green Chameleon

Now we have broadband networks, new technology, and pay-as-you-go business models. It was not popular with IT but touched a nerve with business executives who were spending too much on on-premise hardware and software. PMany business executives now want to move IT from a capital investment to an operating expense. The early adopters moved in 2006. They have to restructure architecture, business models, sales models, etc.

2008 100

Communities and Collaboration » Maximising the power of collective knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Socially excluded. Social Bookmarking. Social Business. Social Network Analysis. Social Enterprise. social web. Social Computing. Social Networking Tools. Social Media. Social Bookmarks -- Powered by Category Cloud Other blogs and resources. Engaging the Social Web for Personal Knowledge Management (PKM). Future Trends in Social Media & Social Networks. Social Reporter.

2012 35

Talking points for digital inclusion: do you have some?

Social Reporter

I dug around my old blog Designing for Civil Society and found these two lists, one from 2004 and one from 2006. I’m interested in blending them with the 45 propositions my co-authors came up for the NESTA Social by Social handbook, and the background ideas that led to them.

2009 130

IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English " Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

I am now the Social Enterprise Evangelist at Jive Software. In my opinion, IBM Lotus Connections is primarily social networking software, not collaboration software. The social task management bit, however, is all about collaboration.

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Steve Dale online " Identifying Community of Practice Needs

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Research Wiki Video Search Communities Google Facilitation Policy fun Standards Software Event Presentations Information Management Blogs Uncategorized Social Computing Reports Central Government Social Networking Tools Delicious Links Social Media Knowledge Management Public Sector Web2.0 Recent Posts Bookmarks for February 23rd through February 24th Bookmarks for February 21st through February 23rd Is social networking learning?

Ad-Supported Open-Source Community Blogging Becomes Reality: OpenServing Is Here - Robin Good's Latest News

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Ad-Supported Open-Source Community Blogging Becomes Reality: OpenServing Is Here Social media defined the last year of developments across the web , with social bookmarking , news , networks and community blogging rising into the ascendant.

Collaboration Loop - Jive Software Launches New Edition of Clearspace X

John Tropea - Delicious Community

As we begin 2009, not only is it difficult for companies to attract new business, it’s tough to keep your existing customers. Even if your customers are happy, budget restrictions may prevent them from repeat business. ″ business parable, Where in the World is my Team? This is the one place where business and IT professionals looking to leverage 2.0 It focuses on social tools and technologies that help make companies more creative, agile and productive.

innovation Creators " Email is critical to Enterprise 2.0 and Office 2.0

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

September 04th, 2006 Huh? Traders might keep a tape for contract disputes, but most business decisions are not backed up as recorded phone conversations. However, anti-spamming technology, and business social conventions prevent you for sending to the whole company, for example. The information in blogs and wikis can also be easily reformatted into structured business data. Business focused blogs do not look like external blogs.

2007 28

The AppGap » » Socialcast Brings Twitter Style Functionality into the Enterprise: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Then he got involved in developing a social networking system for several colleges at the same time that Facebook was starting to take off. Inspired by that effort, he started Socialcast in 2005 as a firm that provided social networking platforms for companies to connect with their customers.

2008 42

IBM SJ 46-4 | A model for CIO-led innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The team wanted to demonstrate that every employee can be an innovator and to validate their conviction that innovation also requires an understanding of the business concerns; in other words, that innovation is the intersection of invention and business insight. 3 The goal is to accelerate the adoption of internal innovations by providing a proving ground and a means to quantify the business value of innovations. style of user participation to our business model and culture.

2007 28

Anecdote - Whitepapers - Building a collaborative workplace

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

In February 2006, another engineer posted a message to the group, advising that the new software standard had been formally adopted. 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. This benefits their team, and possibly their related communities of practice if they are also sharing bookmarks.

Community ROI Report

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Since doing my MSc IT thesis in this subject in 2002/3 (’Are organisations who are investing significant money into websites measuring the activity of those websites, and are they using the data those websites produce to assist their business decision making?’), ’), it seems not much has changed; to boot: they aren’t (although editors and IT bods were very very keen on web metrics, the business types hadn’t got to grips with them).

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Connected - IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

I am now the Social Enterprise Evangelist at Jive Software. In my opinion, IBM Lotus Connections is primarily social networking software, not collaboration software. The social task management bit, however, is all about collaboration.

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