The Four Tenets of the Community Manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

This may involve formal product requirements methods from surveys to focus groups, to facilitating the relationships between product teams and customers. Of course, the examples you’ve used to get this description are all about evangelizing: Microsoft, LinkedIN, SimplyHired.

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Life With Alacrity: The Dunbar Number as a Limit to Group Sizes

John Tropea - Delicious Community

« Post RSA Conference Wrapup | Main | Great Social Networking Posts » The Dunbar Number as a Limit to Group Sizes Lately Ive been noticing the spread of a meme regarding "Dunbars Number" of 150 that I believe is misunderstanding of his ideas. But, what is a "group"?

2004 32

Trending Sources

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

In 2008, I published a vendor product catalog that has details of over 50 of the vendors, beyond these listed descriptions. Update: Feb 2008, now acquired by ONEsite) SiteLife from Pluck Pluck already has some other products this could be interesting. Feb, 27, 2008: HiveLive raises $5.6M

2007 20

Life With Alacrity: Dunbar Triage: Too Many Connections

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

" Ultimately social networking services -- be it LinkedIn, Tribe.Net, Orkut, or LiveJournal -- are making the problem worse, not solving it. Anthropologists had known since the twentieth century that people were born with a ceiling on their social groups.

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Life With Alacrity: Community by the Numbers, Part One: Group Thresholds

John Tropea - Delicious Community

« New Blog for Ephemera | Main | Community by the Numbers, Part II: Personal Circles » Community by the Numbers, Part One: Group Thresholds We often think of communities as organic creatures, which come into existence and grow on their own. Most commonly, the group shrinks.

What Motivates Participants to Engage in Online Communities at Fast Wonder Blog: Consulting, Online Communities, and Social Media

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Martin Warning : join() [ function.join ]: Invalid arguments passed in /mnt/local/home/fastwonderblog/fastwonderblog.com/wp-content/themes/k2/app/includes/info.php on line 735 "> 2 Jared OToole December 1, 2008 at 1:32 pm I have recently started a community for young entrepreneurs.

Online Community Summit 2008 - A Report Back

Online Community Report

Most community strategies that were discussed involved a more sophisticated engagement plan that went beyond a destination site, and included not only the destination site, but other independent community sites, key bloggers, mass social media (Facebook, LinkedIn, Etc.)

34 More Ways to Build Your Own Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The oldest of the group, Web Crossing, was founded in 1986, and others were originally born as Web 1.0 » Creeva’s Shared items in Google Reader January 8th, 2008 at 9:07 pm List of Social Networking Sites - Web 2.0 I found Group Members International (GMI) to be by far the most knowledgeable since they have several ex-myspace people in their team. Lets not be blind the today´s networks belongs to the high school kids, excepted for Linkedin.

humdog is gone | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

i hate being forced to create the illusion of an organization just to make linkedin happy, ok?&#

Maintaining a Successful Corporate Community at Fast Wonder Blog: Consulting, Online Communities, and Social Media

John Tropea - Delicious Community

About « ReadWriteWeb’s Seven Social Media Consultants A Structure for Your Corporate Community » Warning : join() [ function.join ]: Invalid arguments passed in /mnt/local/home/fastwonderblog/fastwonderblog.com/wp-content/themes/k2/app/includes/info.php on line 697 "> Maintaining a Successful Corporate Community Published by Dawn on September 17, 2008 in community.

KM Edge: Where the best in Knowledge Management come together

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

By Lauren Trees on June 26, 2008. By Darcy Lemons on June 23, 2008. By Carla ODell on June 18, 2008. By Lauren Trees on June 17, 2008. Our new KM Edge groups on LinkedIn and Facebook. We already have more than150 members in our LinkedIn group, so joining will put you instantly in touch with a large pool of professionals who share your passion for KM. By Lauren Trees on June 13, 2008. By Jim Lee on June 11, 2008. KMEdge.

Social Network Sites: Webinar Today

Collaborative Thinking

Timely - we just published a reference architecture template on social network sites so if you are a Burton Group client, check out the document here (note: client access required). IT Best Practices for Enterprise Social Networking – Burton Group Webinar. Free Live Webinar – September 30, 2008 at 2 pm ET. Join Burton Group and NewsGator for a live webinar on September 30, 2008 at 2 pm ET that will cover: A definition of enterprise social networks.

Martin De Saulles " SMEs and the Web - Executive Summary

Nancy White

July 2008. June 2008. April 2008. March 2008. February 2008. January 2008. Voters and Public Library Funding: An OCLC Market Research Report Cuadra Joins SydneyPLUS Group of Companies Peer-to-Patent Project Extended and Expanded Digital Bookmobile to Launch National Tour Come to the World eBook Fair! July 17th, 2008. Martin De Saulles thoughts on the changing information landscape. About. Contact. Categories. Companies. Information Users.

Collaborative Thinking: Its All About Protecting The Member? Or, "How I Was Sold Out For 25 Cents".

Collaborative Thinking

and Enterprise Mashups » February 13, 2008 Its All About Protecting The Member? Now, with the emergence of social networks like MySpace, Facebook, and LinkedIn, Ive discovered to my happy surprise that my contact list has a hidden value far beyond my personal convenience.

Presence Is Too Important To Leave To UC Vendors

Collaborative Thinking

For those that have followed my research in the real-time collaboration field here at Burton Group and from my Meta Group days, you???re Blended group streams based on a collection of people being followed should also be supported.

Will That Be Coordination, Cooperation, or Collaboration?

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The general definition of a team is an interdependent group, which suggests that collaborativegroups are teams, coordinated groups are not, and cooperative groupsmay or may not be. But once the design of thecollective work-product is done, the implementation work of acoordinated group is usually very explicit, while the implementationwork of collaborators is necessarily more improvisational. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

Awareness Report Shows Significant Rise in Enterprise Social Media - Will It Continue?

Green Chameleon

in 2008.&# Highlights include: Employers are starting to allow social media participation more freely in their organizations: The number of organizations that allow social networking for business purposes has increased dramatically to 69 percent in 2008 up from 37 percent last year. Seventy five percent of employees are already using social networking sites such as Facebook, MySpace and LinkedIn for business purposes, up 15 percent from 2007.

Green Chameleon » Dead KM Walking

Green Chameleon

Posted on July 04, 2008 at 11:21 PM | Comment permalink Matthew Rees It’s good to see Dave Snowden finally coming round to my view that KM (or whatever you want to call it) is just one of the tools that you bring to bear to address a specific business issue. Posted on July 05, 2008 at 11:16 PM | Comment permalink Jaap Pels Amazing simplifications is what frightens me. Posted on July 06, 2008 at 02:19 AM | Comment permalink Fran Thank you for a very interesting interview.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Software`s Culture Clash

Collaborative Thinking

In January, the Cincinnati-based company began a pilot program that gives employees a single Web-based entry to specialized company content, including news feeds and team rooms, browser-based applications that let groups collaborate on documents. We have 10,000 people in Facebook and 16,000 in LinkedIn.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

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Sample Action Plan for Business Blogging

Portals and KM

This group can be extended later. Refine list of key words, group them, and prioritize them. Create a group or several groups of key blogs in an RSS reader to monitor what the key bloggers are saying and look for opportunities to write about them. Facebook, LinkedIn) to promote and support the blog. My day job is to help companies with their market facing blogs. I have not talked much about these services on this blog.

Collaborative Thinking: Legal Profession Explores The Value of Social Network Sites

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Ciscos Networking Vision Going "Social" | Main | Analytics: Key To Understanding Social Media » February 19, 2008 Legal Profession Explores The Value of Social Network Sites Compelling example of applying social networks: Legal OnRamp Legal OnRamp provides content, connectivity and execution services to help legal professionals deliver higher quality work in less time and lower cost.

A networking week that was

Portals and KM

Especially as I still have much to learn, even though my session with Nancy's LDR group of OD consultants was quite a success. For people who haven't yet gone beyond LinkedIn or perhaps put up Facebook pages or possibly thought about blogging, the world running underneath, the social bookmarks, twittering, and I'm not sure what all else, is really an astonishment.

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

March 17, 2008 Is Our Business/Economic System Like a Biological System? By contrast, economic systems consider most of their constituent partsas resources, externalities to be used for the benefit of a small andhierarchical group of preferred interests.

Shifts in 2011 Inc. 500 Social Media Usage

Portals and KM

In the first study of 2007, the smaller INC 500 companies outpaced the Fortune 500 in blog use (19% vs. 8%) and this trend continued as both group increased their blogging over the years. 500 had a corporate blog, up from 45% in 2009 and 39% in 2008.  500 used Facebook and 73% used LinkedIn.    Twenty-five and 24% respectively find that Facebook or LinkedIn is the single most effective social networking platform.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

January 6, 2008 Sunday Open Thread -- January 6, 2008 Chart of group satisfaction by size, from Life With Alacrity T hese days Im thinking almostexclusively about Love, Conversation and Community. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

January 30, 2008 Ten Signs the US and Canada are Failing States L ast year I reported on Jeff Vails analysis of México as a failing state. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

February 5, 2008 Breakthrough Business Ideas for 2008 O nce a year HBR publishes a set of "breakthrough ideas" for business. The February 2008 edition has this years collection. February 2008 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Jan Mar SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

February 5, 2008 Breakthrough Business Ideas for 2008 O nce a year HBR publishes a set of "breakthrough ideas" for business. The February 2008 edition has this years collection. February 2008 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 Jan Mar SEARCH BLOG How to Save the World Subscribe to this blog by MADE IN CANADA trust yourinstincts HOME E-mail Me.

Questions about online ‘openness’

Jenny Connected

I am surprised at just how many posts relate to this topic; this has been one of my main areas of interest since 2008 and before. When I get a friend request on Facebook, or a connection request on LinkedIn, or a follower on Twitter, I don’t automatically connect. Source of image.

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VisiblePath Is A Lot Like LinkedIn, Except It’s Useful

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

But we all know what sucks about LinkedIn. My LinkedIn contact list is littered with people that I don’t know and that I accepted as contacts simply to avoid turning them, whoever they are, into enemies. Silicon Valley-based VisiblePath is a lot like LinkedIn, but it automatically determines who your real network is, and how strong each individual relationship is, based on your emails and calendar items that involve them. He concludes that LinkedIn is useless.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

January 15, 2008 Sustainability: Two Irreconcilable Perspectives I spent today with four different groups of business executives.Much of the discussion of these meetings was on the subject ofsustainability -- both in the environmental sense(companies environmental impact, and the impact of possibleenvironmental catastrophes on companies) and in the businesscontinuity and resilience sense. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

Community Goals and Measurements

John Tropea - Delicious Community

LinkedIn Home. What is LinkedIn? S ubscribe: Get email alerts or RSS feeds and regularly read the threaded discussion board/group. P ost: Start a new thread or reply in a threaded discussion board/group. At least one post to the ESN group per week.

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How to Save the World

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Ask groups not to report their findings but what strikes them. April was, Apparently, Animal Cruelty Month: Canadian Seal Hunt 2008: Another year of carnage, carefully hidden from public view , courtesy of the Harper government.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

March 29, 2008 Saturday Links of the Week -- March 29, 2008 Photo copyright Norbert Rosing. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

March 29, 2008 Saturday Links of the Week -- March 29, 2008 Photo copyright Norbert Rosing. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

March 28, 2008 Friday Flashback: Living Outside Ourselves From February 2004: Our sensory exploration and learning isinterrupted, from a very young age, for abstract lessons of language.We Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

March 28, 2008 Friday Flashback: Living Outside Ourselves From February 2004: Our sensory exploration and learning isinterrupted, from a very young age, for abstract lessons of language.We Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.