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Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Just because a service connects people doesn’t automatically mean we should call it a “social network.&# There, I said it. Windows?

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Balancing Tasks & Relationships – The Art of Engagement

Alchemy of Change

Engagement is the process of building relationships with people and putting those relationships to work to accomplish some goal. Engage.

Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

We’re also talking about a group of people with the collective power to shape public perception. Committing to Tweet Think about it.

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Treating People as People, Not as Tasks

Portals and KM

Louise Altman, Partner, Intentional Communication offers us -  Humanizing Workplace Relationships – People Aren’t Task s. The film portrayed the industrial revolution as a plague on people where workers were treated as mere extensions of machines. These are mostly the ideas in people’s minds. It made the same point.

Are You Tapping “Third-Order” Engagement?

Alchemy of Change

It requires a fundamental rethink of the organization – and how its processes for creating value can be opened up to people outside the organization. Engagement is the process of building relationships with people and putting those relationships to work to accomplish some goal. They didn’t do it by tweaking. No question.

Enterprise 2.0: Two Success Stories on Connecting People with People to Make a Difference!


Focus on the people and I can guarantee you it will be coming around! Who wouldn’t feel inspired with that, right? … I surely did!

22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Whenever I present or give classes on monetizing social networks and online communities people usually have two questions. 20 million? not ads).

Why Best Practices Don’t Work for Knowledge Work


And I always make use of an example very close to people: blogging. Well, no, I haven’t. Quite the opposite! Any kind. On the contrary.

The One Thing People Need to Know about SharePoint 2010

Michael Sampson - Currents

My answer is above. Thanks Christian - it was great to meet you (finally) and share ideas. Collaboration SharePoint

In Frankfurt Enterprise 2.0 = Organizational Change & People Challenges

21st Century Organization

is about People. W00t!". captured the abundant spirit of Enterpise 2.0 Summit Fankfurt, (convened by Kongress Media in Frankfurt October 27-28).


Alchemy of Change

I cannot tell you how many times I have thought to myself: How can people be so unfair? “That’s not fair!&# How’s That Fair?

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Online Educa Berlin 2010 Keynote: Building Networked Learning Environments


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. A lot of people requested off-Twitter information so I'm following up by posting thoughts and references here.

The Future of the WorkPlace – Social Business


As we come to wrap up another another one of those unforgettable years (2010, that is…), specially, for the Enterprise 2.0 Work swarms.

IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson


Welcome to the successful transformation from a content-centric organisation to a people-centric one! Look no further. It’s that good!

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Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

120 million people play Zynga games in Facebook (Farmville, Farmtown, Mafia Wars) and it makes Zynga $450 million in revenue in 2010 alone.

NewsGator Enhances its Social Sites 2010 Platform for SharePoint

Portals and KM

NewsGator recently launched Social Sites 2010 2.0, the next version of their flagship enterprise social computing software. This is a good move.

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


Yes, in case you may not have seen it, it is that good! Worth while your time, for sure!, Have you spotted it yourself already? adoption strategy.

Blog>> Trends in Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon

People are inherently curious for more based on their interest: a) Social media allows us to discover new content which is shared by our peers, friends, etc. b) Social computing empowers people to access information that is related to their interests and scope of work. People. Semantics. Enterprise 2.0. Enterprise 2.0 Mobility.

Creating productive spaces

Viv Mcwaters

Because the focus is on things, not people. Tables keep people apart. Monday’s Beyond the Pale (tips for better meetings).

Find Twitter followers by location 2011

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Some people put “Everywhere&# or “World in their Twitter bio. Or at least I can tweets in the area, and add people.

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Freelancer – $25k in Australian social media competition

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

We also have US$2,000 and an Applie iPad to give away for the people’s choice for the Most Marketable Video. Tip: You have 18 days. link].

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How can social media support learning alliances/multistakeholder processses?

Joitske Hulsebosch

Though I realize people also use the term communities for multistakeholder groups. have an eye and ear for what people are using and doing.

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Social Computing Training Is All About Changing People’s Behaviours


out to people with nothing else than a single " You’ll figure it out in its due time, not to worry; start using the tools today!"

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


And then people expect you to do your work on top of that?!? No doubt it won’t leave you indifferent! Yes, that’s right!

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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

Formal hierarchies with clear reporting relationships gave people their position and their power. Criticize ideas, not the people behind them.

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7 steps to shutting down a social media site

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Thank people and state why you are thanking them. People connect with good times, stories and feelings. An exit event pre-shutdown.

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The Community Roundtable's Community Maturity Model

John Tropea - Delicious Community

This can really help people identify where their organisation is at currently. Social Silk November 19, 2009 at 6:51 pm What is Community?

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KM Tools: Creating a River Diagram…

Chris Collison

Tags: Benchmarking KM Knowledge Management No More Consultants People I work with.

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Get Mental Notes

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Subscribe via email or follow us on Twitter You can also with other people © Copyright Stephen P. The Blog in October Soon! Working on it!">The

2010 43

SCVNGR’s Secret Game Mechanics Playdeck

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Rght now, that should be a lot of people. In order for this to be effective seeing what other people have (voyeurism) must be employed.

2010 43

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

John Tropea - Delicious Network

We do this by connecting the ideas to people. To get our ideas to spread, we need to connect them with people. 2 people like this post.

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Traackr Provides Useful Web Influence Monitoring Tool for Marketing and PR Professionals

Portals and KM

The results change on a weekly basis and I noticed that people do move up and down, and in and out. Resonance?- Relevance?-    

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Green Chameleon » Knowledge Management Explained in Five Disciplines

Green Chameleon

Today I am holding an official position in Knowledge Management, still many people do not grasp the term and have a clear understanding of it. People are working together to create this information. People need to be engaged in conversations and encourage to share what they already know, in order to achieve more and to innovate.

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Collaboration Capabilities in OneNote 2010

Michael Sampson - Currents

Peter looks at the collaboration capabilities in OneNote 2010 : " OneNote 2010 is known primarily for its note-taking capabilities, but with related clients including the OneNote Web App and OneNote Mobile, and OneNote-integrated services including Windows Live SkyDrive and SharePoint, OneNote is also a powerful collaboration solution.

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Blog>> KM Asia 2010 - A Summary of Topics

Green Chameleon

Abdul Nasir put this in practice with informal knowledge corners (for tea or coffee) where people can find new solutions and share knowledge efficiently. Overall, there was a lot of talk about crowd computing and empowerment of people via Web 2.0; The speeches covered common topics which I would like summarise here.

Enterprise Microblogging Use Cases: Help Reduce Your Inbox Clutter!


Earlier on today, and through my Twitter stream, I bumped into a rather interesting blog post put together by Chelsi Nakano under the heading “?

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Is Multitasking Bad for the Brain? – Part Deux: Singlecasting


How his team got people to actually like Microsoft’s Clippy (I know! Psychiatry and Aging at ?UCLA’s Multi-Tasking *is* Bad For Your Brain.

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Doctor Love | Fast Company

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Do our brains react to tweeting just as they do to our physical engagement with people we trust and enjoy? The cuddle chemical. focus();$(this).select();"

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Many of the Greatest People I Know, and a Majority of My Friends, I Met on Forums

Managing Communities

photo credit: OakleyOriginals I don’t throw around the word friend lightly. If I meet you at a conference and we talk for 20 minutes, I don’t refer to you as my friend. You’re an acquaintance or something that I have met. That’s nothing personal – it’s out of respect for you as much as myself. [.]. Thinking

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

People hope that they will be rewarded for their ability and effort, but fear that rewards actually go to those with well-connected friends.

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