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Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « Thank you, Benoît Mandelbrot Keep Stretching… » Twitter is Not a Social Network That’s right, Twitter is not a social network. So, is Amazon a social network?

Enterprise 2.0: social scorecard and social media karma

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

They get to show off their elite skills in whatever your niche network is about. social scorecard and social media karma is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Twitter: Reputation Management in Social Networks (18).

Think ‘Network Structure’ not ‘Networking’ « Connect « Innovation Leadership Network

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Because as it is usually practiced, networking consists of going out and making a whole bunch of new connections, and then hoping that something good will come of them. It is much more productive to think about your position within the network as you create connections.

Top Ten Moderator Skills (for 2010)

e-Moderation Station

In the spirit of a new year beginning, I invite you to take a look at the Top Ten Moderator Skills below, and select those that you would like to develop in your own online teaching during 2010. 1 PLN : Develop an effective online PLN (personal learning network) that works for you.

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Connections are Different than Relationships

Alchemy of Change

Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « Networks and Autonomy How Connections “Wrap&# Our Engagement » Connections are Different than Relationships I used to use the words connection and relationship interchangeably.

Online Educa Berlin 2010 Keynote: Building Networked Learning Environments

SocialTech

I was delighted to be invited to keynote at Online Educa Berlin 2010 - one of the world’s foremost e-learning events, which this year attracted well over 2000 learning and training professionals from over 100 countries. Talking about networked learning made me reflect on how much my own practice and thinking benefits from the networks and communities I am part of, and the excellent friendships that have come about as a consequence over the years. social awareness” (2010).

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Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

It has built a “ social network application &# that enables its most active customers to create and connect information, and in so doing generate a “real time information network&# used by over a hundred million people around the world to “discover what’s happening now.&#

Email Usage Down and Social Networking Up in 2010

Portals and KM

Here is some more information I found via the Darwin Enterprise Social Media Edition though a post on Best Social Media Stats, Facts and Marketing Research of 2010.    The Nielsen Company provides research that indicates Americans spend a third their online time (36 percent) communicating and networking across social networks, blogs, personal email and instant messaging. The share of time for social networks use climbed to 22.7% in June 2010, up from 15.8%

Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Networks and Online Communities – maybe Twitter? 120 million people play Zynga games in Facebook (Farmville, Farmtown, Mafia Wars) and it makes Zynga $450 million in revenue in 2010 alone. Why should I add the Visa Business Network application?

Why Best Practices Don’t Work for Knowledge Work

Elsua

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Telstra NBN – Goodbye copper networks

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Telstra has done a deal with National Broadband Network Co (or a heads of agreement which is not quite the same thing). The thingie that ran our phone networks for hundreds of years (ok, last century) is being put out to pasture, retired, taken out.

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Engestrom, Wenger and Emergent Learning

Jenny Connected

This reminded me of the Networked Learning Conference in Aarlborg 2010, when Engestrom gave a combined keynote (fishbowl style) with Etienne Wenger (See Part 2 flash format).

Engestrom, Wenger and Emergent Learning

Jenny Connected

This reminded me of the Networked Learning Conference in Aarlborg 2010, when Engestrom gave a combined keynote (fishbowl style) with Etienne Wenger (See Part 2 flash format).

7 Key Issues to Consider Networking and Marketing Your Business on Facebook

Online Social Networking

Here are seven key issues to consider when networking and marketing your business on Facebook: Facebook profile pages are intended for networking with family and friends and not for business networking, and you can’t separate your personal and business networking on Facebook.

Fairness

Alchemy of Change

Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « China’s Enlightened Billionaire Climate Skeptic Monument » Fairness Our differing notions of fairness is one of the biggest causes of the divide facing the United States today.

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The Future of the WorkPlace – Social Business

Elsua

As we come to wrap up another another one of those unforgettable years (2010, that is…), specially, for the Enterprise 2.0 will be coming along thanks to the emergence of social networking within the workplace.

Capital Ideas: Selected Papers on Organizations & Markets - October 2009 - Neighbor Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Phillips Neighbor Networks Research by Ronald S. Pontikes Archives About Capital Ideas Contact Us Neighbor Networks Understanding the Power of Networks Research by Ronald S. Those who are doing well tend to be colleagues who know people who have an extensive network of contacts.

Teams, communities and networks in terms of communication forms

Mathemagenic

One of the things I came up when playing with different ideas was to position teams, communities and networks in respect to the most prevalent forms of communication in each case (in all cases the other forms of communication are there as well, but are not at the core of it).

Networking Reconsidered

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Social networking is becoming more important, both at the individual and institutional level. It conjures up images of classical networking and schmoozing, driven by individuals intent upon prying business cards out of others and relentlessly expanding their contact lists, manipulatively using their contacts to advance their own interests. Our focus on social networks has a very different emphasis. Let's contrast the classical networking approach with a learning disposition.

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Understanding Users of Social Networks — HBS Working Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

HBS Home HBS Index Research & Ideas Understanding Users of Social Networks Published: September 14, 2009 Author: Sean Silverthorne Executive Summary: Many business leaders are mystified about how to reach potential customers on social networks such as Facebook.

Thinking Networks for better innovation - Clattering Thoughts

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

If you want to be creative, be in a network. The first problem is a failure to exploit expertise at an organization’s disposal, the second is an inability to reshape the networks in ways that create value and open new markets. Posterous Clattering Thoughts My take on Enterprise 2.0,

Find Twitter followers by location 2011

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Find Twitter followers by location 2011 is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Tags: Online Communities Twitter location based services social media social networks Australia country find GPS local location map mobile Search state town

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Freelancer – $25k in Australian social media competition

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

So get creative, get networking and win something. At least I have one fan of my work… Obviously if you have only 20 days (18 now) to promote a competition, waiting for the social networks to catch on won’t work.

Facebook Page – get your own Facebook URL name

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Facebook Page – get your own Facebook URL name is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Tags: Facebook Online Communities howto social media social networks Domain name page url username I thought I had already blogged this but I can’t find it.

The Human Network: Adding Social Context To Enterprise Architecture

Collaborative Thinking

Delivered September 2010 as the IASA conference in NYC: The Human Network: Adding Social Context To Enterprise Architecture. Social Networking & Collaboration

Australia: Number of Australians on Facebook 2010

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Australia: Number of Australians on Facebook 2010 is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Technorati Tags: Australia , Australians , Facebook , Online Communities , social media , social networks , statistics.

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NewsGator Enhances its Social Sites 2010 Platform for SharePoint

Portals and KM

NewsGator recently launched Social Sites 2010 2.0, I have covered NewsGator on several occasions before (see NewsGator Gets More Mobile and Ramps Up Activity Streams and Analytics and NewsGator Offers Social Sites ™: A Comprehensive Enterprise Social Networking Suite ).

The Business Case for Enterprise Social Bookmarking: $4.6 Million a Year in Cost Savings!

Elsua

Mind you though as well that article is from 2008, so as more and more of us keep bookmarking and annotating various different links, I bet that’s a lot higher in 2010!

Screencast: Employee Profiles & Social Network Sites

Collaborative Thinking

I recorded a short (11 minute) screencast this morning to help a customer better understand the role of employee profiles within social network sites. Screencast: Employee Profiles & Social Network Sites. When organizations discuss the business value of social networking, online communities, or expertise location, the conversation invariably includes a discussion on the role of employee profiles. Identity Social Networking & Collaboration

Blog>> Trends in Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon

builds on management to pass some control on to the network; they empower the knowledge workers to work and act autonomous. The success of social networking confirms the trend to more people-centric knowledge sharing. Further, connection and networks within information and between people could be visualized, which allow faster knowledge monitoring & absorption. engaging in social networking is done while commuting and travelling.

Enterprise 2.0 Finds Its Pay Day - McKinsey

Portals and KM

A new McKinsey report , The rise of the networked enterprise:  Web 2.0 The state that “our data show that fully networked enterprises are not only more likely to be market leaders or to be gaining market share but also use management practices that lead to margins higher than those of companies using the Web in more limited ways.”. Penetration is also strong as nearly half of the companies that use social networking have at least 51 percent of their employees using it.

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7 steps to shutting down a social media site

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The photo sharing social network Radar.net is shutting down and, thankfully, they have all undertaken all the key steps to do that sensitively and graciously. It’s by far my favorite picture network, and has the best community around.

Nielsen Norman Group Names Best Intranets for 2010

Portals and KM

Nielsen Norman Group has announced winners in their 11 th annual contest for best intranets for 2010. In particular, organizations used social networking—a natural inside the enterprise—to give employees practical and simple ways to communicate with one another and even change the way work is done at the organization.”. So if read this correctly knowledge management was mostly useless until social networking came along. 

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Community vs. Social Network - Lithosphere Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Lithosphere Community Sign In Forums Up 24 Comments Community vs. Social Network MikeW (Lithium Guru) Jun 6 Labels: Cyber Anthropology Social Media Michael Wu, Ph.D. In my last post, I promised that I’d cover some new topics this time, so I am going to share with you a research project that I’ve been conducting recently on the relationship between social networks and communities. Social networks Everyone has their own social network (whether online or offline).

How social networks work: the puzzle of exhaust data :: Grant McCracken

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The network exists. The network is active. The network is flowing. A "newsflash"about my cat helps keep the network node called Grant McCracken fromblinking out. They will have never been restricted in their networks.

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Why Work Doesn’t Happen at Work – A World Without Meetings?

Elsua

AND not to mention participate in social networking sites as well!!

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On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The results are transparent and purely quantitative; network size is all that matters. Networks of this sort are self-organizing and democratic but without any collective interaction. But very real network effects are a new source of power in and around organizations.

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The Community Roundtable's Community Maturity Model

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Community Roundtable A peer network for community managers and social media practitioners. Are you suggesting that a network need much more management than its opposite? and also, suggesting that a measurement of a network has to be attached to business metrics?

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Facebook Removal of Fanpages. Community Pages.

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Don’t build your network hub on Facebook – use it as a spoke. is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy. Twitter: Reputation Management in Social Networks (18).

Connecting the Dots -- Social Network Analysis of 9-11 Terror Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

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