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.

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Collaboration Loop - Social Networks vs. Online Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Collaboration , SaaS 4 Comments Feb 9th, 2009 | Steve Wylie Go Virtual, Cut Costs and Be More Productive In 2006 there were 750 million virtual workers globally. It focuses on social tools and technologies that help make companies more creative, agile and productive.

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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.

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10 Keys to Building a Social Media and Web Presence

Online Social Networking

Seven years ago in November 2003, I began my online networking exploration on Ryze , a new social web site which was, along with LinkedIn , one of the first social networking and business networking sites. Building My Social Media and Web Presence.

Netsquared thinktank: My best blogpost of 2009

Joitske Hulsebosch

My best of are written in 2006 and 2008. But there is one surfacing from 2009: Can you shift your organisational culture by introducing social media? Tomorrow I'm going to write with Sibrenne Wagenaar ; we are writing a booklet on social media for learning and collaboration.

2009 130

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.

2008 58

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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Collaboration Loop - Jive Software Launches New Edition of Clearspace X

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Collaboration , SaaS 4 Comments Feb 9th, 2009 | Steve Wylie Go Virtual, Cut Costs and Be More Productive In 2006 there were 750 million virtual workers globally. Continue Reading » Collaboration , Mobility 6 Comments Feb 6th, 2009 | Venkatesh Rao Grown Up Digital, by Don Tapscott Since my ongoing series on a social media capability maturity model looks like it is going to be quite a trek, I thought I’d throw in some variety.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

September 04th, 2006 Huh? However, anti-spamming technology, and business social conventions prevent you for sending to the whole company, for example. Business focused blogs do not look like external blogs. Sphere It 14 Comments so far Vincent @ September 5th, 2006 This is a really good article. Zoli Erdos @ September 5th, 2006 Rod, largely agree, but I think we’re missing another dimension: purpose.

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Anecdote - Whitepapers - Building a collaborative workplace

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

In the past we could focus on a single task in an assembly-line fashion, handing our completed activity to the next person who would in turn do the same, until the job was finished. In February 2006, another engineer posted a message to the group, advising that the new software standard had been formally adopted. THREE TYPES OF COLLABORATION Older models of collaboration tended to focus on teams and formal, structured collaboration. What we do. Keynote Speaking.

» The Dangers of “Retrospective Coherence”

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Textual Gastronomy TEX2ALL Home About November 26, 2006 The Dangers of “Retrospective Coherence&# In my last post I left the reader in a bind–what are we supposed to do in the face of an unresponsive hierarchy? Speaking retrospectively, was it focus? Here are some thoughts in response to Dave Snowden, a grander thinker than I could ever hope to be, in response to my prayer.

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.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

It led to subsequent Jams focusing on a range of topics, such as management, the integration of PricewaterhouseCoopers Consulting (following its acquisition by IBM), the on demand transformation of IBM itself, and the IBM core values. The Outlook was developed early in 2006 in addition to the traditional annual technology strategy documents. An additional result was the incorporation of the dogear function into the Lotus social networking product, IBM Lotus Connections.

2007 28

Community ROI Report

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Summary: Not surprisingly, discussion groups were the most popular online communityactivity, followed closely by blogs, support forums and social networks. Video sharing, wikis, and social bookmarking were deployed less frequently by survey respondents. Establish Comparative Costs: Compare cost of the same result or activity in other media, like blog post comments vs. the cost of hosting a focus group. It’s a 24/7 focus group.

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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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