The Subproject Approach to Personal Kanban in Detail

Evolving Web

You have some choices with the subproject approach when its combined with the personal kanban. Roll Up: The subproject approach can be a roll-up task, tracking the progress of the large project while individual tasks still move through your personal kanban.

The Principled Approach

e-Moderation Station

The process approach to writing was supported by blogging groups and/or blogging ´buddies’ working in pairs for feedback, editing and redrafting. They seem particularly well suited to the process approach to writing. Tired of hearing that technology brings nothing to the classroom?

Integrating a 1-to-1 tablet initiative at primary level

e-Moderation Station

In this guest blog post Dimitris shares his experience from Doukas school in Athens which integrated ICT into the syllabus (one tablet PC per student) in 2009 and has become a Microsoft Case Study for adopting this approach. ICT educators: Dimitris Primalis. Image by gterez.

News Updates (November 19, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Drug companies are exploring collaborative approaches to bringing better drugs to market faster. " [The] linear, trial-and-error method is no longer a sustainable model for big pharmaceutical companies. Drug Company Collaboration.

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News Updates (December 8, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

There's a transition program starting December 13 to migrate users to the new approach. According to a 2009 study by MIT’s Sloan School, well-managed virtual teams can potentially outperform teams sharing a location. Google Wave for Business.

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SharePoint Conference 2009: Notes from Day 1

Michael Sampson - Currents

Day 1 of the Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2009 is underway. There are a range of new features in SharePoint 2010, including the Office ribbon interface, tighter Office integration, rich media support, and more. Here's what I've seen announced or discussed during the day.

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News Updates (December 16, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft Chief Software Architect Ray Ozzie is a brilliant technologist who has not achieved anything approaching brilliance in his time at Microsoft. HyperOffice Update. HyperOffice released a beta edition of its new cloud computing collaboration service.

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My KM World Notes: Evolve From a Tactical E-Discovery Approach to Search and E-Discovery

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of notes from the  2009 KM World.      It is titled:  Evolve From a Tactical E-Discovery Approach to Search and E-Discovery   by  Brian W. Lacking an end-to-end approach to gather and filter information, few enterprises report having a holistic approach to e-discovery. One search approach is key words but you only find what you are looking for.

News Updates (October 21, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Address Book integration, for task resource assignments. Four options for integrating iCal events and to-dos with maps, including "Smart Calendar To Dos". Jive Gets $12 Million. Jive took $12 million of Series B funding from Sequoia Capital.

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News Updates (November 27, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

We ended up collating the final handbook in Microsoft Word and using e-mail and tracked changes – which worked very efficiently but broke our collaborative approach in favour of getting the job done. Delivering SharePoint Success. Dux is presenting a two-day workshop in Alexandria VA entitled "Delivering SharePoint Success: Mentoring Workshop". " In order to achieve this goal, effectively managing SharePoint 2007 and 2010 projects is paramount.

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News Updates (June 30, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

of SmartSearch, with Gmail integration, better Mac support, and mobile device support. Gmail integration is another popular enhancement for SmartSearch users and mobile recruiters. Oliver on the Enterprise 2.0 Conference. Oliver comments on the recent Enterprise 2.0 conference.

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News Updates (September 1, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Tokbox integrated EtherPad into its video-chat service, for real-time document collaboration. Small also mentioned that EtherPad will be integrating TokBox into their service in the next couple of weeks. Use these as a starting point when approached by business units, and adapt them to fit the specific situation. Zoho and VMWare. Zoho partnered with VMWare, for easier behind the firewall deployment of Zoho's software. "

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Enterprise Micro-Messaging: Standalone or Integrated with Comprehensive Collaboration Platform? Or Both?

Portals and KM

Here is a post on the collaboration platforms that are integrating micro-messaging. Is there a role of both approaches in parallel with different functions? There is a population that sees integration of microblogging with other collaboration tools as necessary for far reaching adoption.”. Most IM systems are no longer standalone but integrated with email and other communications systems. What if email and collaboration both integrate microblogging?

News Updates (August 11, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

I need to better understand how Share and the main Alfresco Explorer tool are integrated because we heavily use the document management tools in Alfresco Explorer. An approach to using Wordpress as a team collaboration site. Exchange 2010 Review. Paul reviews some of the changes coming up in Exchange 2010. With this release Microsoft is going to take Exchange, a stalwart of messaging in both large enterprises and small business, to both cheap hard drive storage and to the cloud.

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News Updates (September 4, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

In its next evolution, email will remain at the heart of communication but it will be tightly integrated with a variety of collaboration approaches. Email integrated with social collaboration becomes a tool for both ad-hoc and process-driven workflow, from brainstorming to supply chain management to project monitoring to community interaction. EtherPad History.

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News Updates (March 10, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The Breeze environment integrates an intranet, portal, and extranet and contains more than forty-plus business applications and processes that flow across 7 departments of an organization. Since the conferencing is integrated into TimeBridge's scheduling process, all attendees are automatically provided conferencing information via email and in their calendars. The expected benefits to GM of a unified global approach are greater efficiency and lower costs. CorasWorks Breeze.

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News Updates (June 12, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The main resistance to this change isn’t from IT or even rank-and-file employees, Laczynski told me, but rather in the C-level suites, where users are loathe to give up Outlook, which integrates calendar, appointment and contact features with email. The new connector to Outlook will allow software and service integrators like LTech “rip out the back end” while preserving the Outlook client for users who want to keep it. An approach to collaborating with yourself.

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News Updates (June 24, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Today, we officially launched and released a fully integrated micro-blogging tool into the Central Desktop platform. The Status Update feature accommodates our customers desire to integrate Twitter-like functions into their day-to-day activities, but for business, and more secure, and within Central Desktop. Accordingly, we are planning a special “SharePoint Governance Mentoring” workshop that will run over a period of 3 days (August 19-21, 2009), prior to the conference itself.

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Notes on CCS105 Bayer MaterialScience - Integrating IBM Connections and Microsoft Technologies

Michael Sampson - Currents

Bert Oberholz and Cindy Schlebusch from BMS are talking about BMS's implementation of Connections, and the integration with Microsoft technologies. History - in 2009, a discussion started between R&D people. in 4Q 2009, with 50 R&D researchers, but it was available more widely. in 2010, more focused approach - to introduce Connections with the new personalized work place (a new standard laptop image). -. integration challenges: -. integrating Profiles.

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Consequential Ideas for 2009

The Bumble Bee

I just received a Christmas Card from the Monitor 360 group which identified 14 "Consequential Ideas for 2009". Swarmteams enables groups to be more responsive and agile by fully integrating their mobile phones and the web with bioteam working techniques.

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10 Strategies for Integrating Learning and Work (part 2)

Delicious/choconancy/communities_of_practice

In my last post I listed ten strategies for integrating learning with work. 10 STRATEGIES FOR INTEGRATING LEARNING AND WORK. However, from the perspective of integrating learning and work, social media is a technical platform (like none before it) for sharing, collaborating and communicating while work is being accomplished. I think the convergence is good for further integration of learning and working.

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Telligent Releases an Integrated Suite of Collaboration Tools with High Powered Metrics | The AppGap

John Tropea - Delicious Community

s products also includes enhancements that address the issues that have impeded the adoption of community-driven collaboration technologies in the enterprise, such as integration with existing business applications, manageability, ease-of-use, measurability and ROI.

Online Community Unconference 2009 Wiki Open & Session Highlights

Online Community Strategy

convened this session to discuss how to integrate your community into the organization’s decision making process, even when the community mood is dark. Cross-posted from the Online Community Report.

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Social Network Marketing Campaigns: Features Attributes

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

If they aren’t and they take a neutral approach, they are journalists reporting other people’s news, facts not passion, promotion, self-marketing.

Presentation: Highlights from my dissertation

Mathemagenic

Most of what I was talking about is in the weblog: Slides 2-3: An overview of the PhD approach. Integration PhD process blogs in business Knowledge work PhD technology adoption I gave a presentation today at work to give an overview of my PhD research and discuss how the results might be useful in practice. It’s on Slideshare: Passion at work: blogging practices of knowledge workers.

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Year-End Thoughts On Social Media, Social Networking Social Analytics

Collaborative Thinking

While a lot of my research agenda and client interactions focused on collaboration and Enterprise 2.0 / social software during 2009, the most sizeable amount of time and energy for me this year was spent on social media, social networking, and social analytics (externally as well as internally). identity, security, compliance, reputation) and technology-related concerns regarding integration points between consumer sites and the enterprise (e.g.,

Intuit Brainstorm Offers Innovation Management

Portals and KM

They added Outlook integration to allow you to reach out to other employees and bring them into the Intuit Brainstorm network. This tool was built from the innovator’s perspective by innovators so it has the right focus and approach

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

You get some features, like Office and Exchange integration, in exchange for those limits. Jon Garfunkel on 23 Mar 2009 at 2:22 pm Nancy — Experience above are similar to mine. on 23 Mar 2009 at 2:41 pm Sigh. on 10 Apr 2009 at 4:41 am [.]

Online Community Unconference 2009 Wiki Open & Session Highlights

Online Community Report

convened this session to discuss how to integrate your community into the organization's decision making process, even when the community mood is dark. Jill Finlayson of Social Edge led a discussion on a holistic approach to Twittering: figure out how the whole organization can get value.

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Whitepaper: Enterprise Mashups Change Everything

Evolving Web

The fact is, any information your business needs can be analyzed with a mashup, often more quickly, with minimal effort, and at much lower expense than hiring consultants or using traditional and more time-consuming SOA approaches to do the same work.

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Links (and Top Tweets) for the Week: May 30, 2009

How to Save the World

BLOG Links (and Tweets) for the Week: May 31, 2009. Basically his argument is that classic American socially atomistic approaches to organizational improvement are not the answer; communitarian. photo by KM colleague and poet-photographer Judith Meskill.

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My Reviews of the Collaboration Platforms on the Recent Forrester Wave™

Portals and KM

The Q3 2009 Forrester Wave™: Collaboration Platforms by Rob Koplowitz is out. Atlassian, Jive Software, Socialtext, and Traction Software all approach the market with strong social networking capabilities. Central Desktop adds MS Outlook Integration to its SaaS Social Technology Platform and Central Desktop Moves Up with Enterprise Edition. MindTouch 2009 Provides Enhanced Development Platform for Rich Collaborative Applications. Features, and SAP Integration.

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The HBR List 2009 - How Social Networks Network Best

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Bees, like human beings, are social animals,and evolution has provided them with elegant approaches to group decision making. The bees’ decision making highlights both information discoveryand information integration, two processes that are crucialto every organization but that have different requirements.A In this study almost 40%of the variation in creative productivity could be attributed to an oscillating patternof communication strategies for discovery and integration.

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Avoid Profile Potpourri

Collaborative Thinking

There are of course other vendors that have social networking capabilities - some focus on more vertical applications while others have more of a suite or take on an overlay approach. You might avoid some messy integration and user adoption issues down the road. .

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Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Some of the things Howard talked about included: the importance of an on-ramp to new media – with integration of tools being an important early experience that helps us be more confident when we start using tools in a more “free range&# manner.

Jakob Nielsen Takes on Enterprise 2.0

Portals and KM

which sort of captures his approach. While I think a bottom up approach is quite good and aligns with the power to the people philosophy, companies should be more proactive to combine bottom up with some strategic top down direction. Jakob Nielsen is a guru on intranets.

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Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom

Nancy White

Some of the things Howard talked about included: the importance of an on-ramp to new media - with integration of tools being an important early experience that helps us be more confident when we start using tools in a more “free range&# manner.

Green Chameleon » Electronic Records Management Lags Everywhere

Green Chameleon

Posted on October 27, 2009 at 11:43 AM | Comment permalink Patrick Lambe Agreed! Posted on October 27, 2009 at 03:19 PM | Comment permalink Bill Proudfit It’s about community development and breaking down the ‘not-invented-here’ syndrome. Posted on October 28, 2009 at 11:02 AM | Comment permalink Agree with Bill. I think the ability to break down barriers is related to how companies approach project management and utilize communities of practice.

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Links and Tweets of the Week: October 3, 2009

How to Save the World

BLOG Links and Tweets of the Week: October 3, 2009. become more collective, more integrally 'part of' community. From Charlene Phipps (excerpted from a personal conversation): Sometimes the best way to change beliefs is to change behaviour first (approaching the knowing/doing gap from the opposite direction). westcoast indian art -- a mask open to reveal another mask -- from the mcmichael collection (artist name misplaced). PREPARING FOR CIVILIZATION'S COLLAPSE.

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Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom

Digital Habitats

Some of the things Howard talked about included: the importance of an on-ramp to new media - with integration of tools being an important early experience that helps us be more confident when we start using tools in a more “free range&# manner. (Crossposted from my Full Circle Blog ).

Circling Around To Enterprise 2.0 Again

Collaborative Thinking

The 2007 release was arguably the first concerted effort to deliver an integrated platform, adding additional components along the way. Few organizations back in 2003 adopted a formal enterprise-wide, top-down approach. Thomas Vanderwal posted an article on Microsoft SharePoint 2007 that has caught traction on other blogs ( Sharepoint as a Gateway Drug to Greater Efficiency. ) and on Twitter.

WebCenter Vision and Strategy Session

Collaborative Thinking

and portals: integrated multi-channel user interaction environment, unified access to tools, information, etc. Note: I don't disagree with Oracle's portal-centric approach - clearly, you should be able to surface portal elements within a portal. Lotus Connections has integration with WebSphere so they are on the track of distributing social elements into other applications and platforms. designed for business users, pre-integrated with Composer, can be extended by IT, etc.

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Need Your Feedback on my Triangulating Thinking | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Instead of thinking her ideas are bad, she realizes they are legitimate but that she needs more examples of success from other organizations and a validation of her technical approach. Nancy White on 29 Nov 2009 at 5:47 pm Terry, thanks for the feedback and pointers.