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Activity Streams: Moving Beyond Event Aggregation

Collaborative Thinking

When it comes to 2011 trends, I posted earlier on " Enterprise 2.0: In this post, I want to examine the topic of Activity Streams. Trend : Activity streams will continue to be a much hyped capability within social platforms. Activity streams can also mediate social networking and community building. effort. Enterprise 2.0

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload


I heart Activity Streams. Now, I do realise that Activity Streams is no perfect world out there. I mean, I * love* them to bits! Exactly!

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Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking


Greg Lowe (@Greg2dot0) December 27, 2011. So soon?!?! Really? Welcome to the Age of Effectiveness! I think so. FB, Twitter & G+.

Reflections from 2011 – Redefining Your Social Web Presence


Instead, will focus on other offline activities, including real life conversations, specially, when I am on the road. Welcome to the new elsua!

Online Community Activism with GetUp and Prosper

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

It’s up on GetUp the activism social network. Don’t Buy Now! The Total Abstainer’s Pledge.

My Favorite Tweets for May 1 - 14 2011

Portals and KM

Activity Streams Versus Bureaucracy [link] via [link]. RT @ socialmedia2day : 5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Info Overload [link] by @ elsua. RT @ DavidGurteen : 'Activity Streams' Will Be the Glue of Your Online Life [link]. I spot tested the reduced shortened urls and they all should work.

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IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – Get Social, Do Business!


Time to resume my usual blogging activities, once more! What an amazing couple of months so far!! Buzzing around all over the place non-stop!

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Press Conference

Portals and KM

This is the second in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. To the left you can see the sun rise as I went to the first session.

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Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 2011

Nancy White

Graphic Facilitation Workshop 2011 ) We had a great time with the first version of this workshop in August of 2010 in BEAUTIFUL Rossland, BC.

IBM’s Trip to Become A Socially Integrated Enterprise


That sensemaking activity around the knowledge shared in making the right decisions to help improve your overall business performance. SIE ).

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The Social Enterprise – Welcome to the Era of Intrapreneurship!


And, more specifically, I would like to welcome you all to The Era of Intrapreneurship! But, as a self-employed individual, I am also on my own.

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Occupy Wall Street – The Revolution is Twittervised

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Occupy Wall Street or #OccupyWallStreet – the demonstrations have turned nasty with NYPD arresting, macing hundreds of people. God Forbid.

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Links of the Month: November 19, 2011

How to Save the World

Sally Kohn suggests the future of the movement will likely be not in tent cities, but in anti-corporate activism. Cartoon by Mark Hurwitt.

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Radical Connectedness and the Evolution of Business

Alchemy of Change

This summer, my wife and I took our two boys to visit the famous Ford Rouge Complex in Dearborn, Michigan. Hub Controls the Spokes.

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How Playing Games at Work Can Help Boost Your Productivity


In fact, they shouldn’t at all! I mean, that’s only half of the equation, isn’t it? And not just with the Social Web. etc.;

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Reclaim Blogging – On Why Your Blog Still Is Your Best Personal Branding Social Tool


And Plus being the latest one joining the already existing crowded club. Well, the answer, right now, as we stand, is No. This blog. Self-sufficiency.

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The Soft Skills of Collaboration and The Social Enterprise


In short, once you joined the company collaboration is a natural task / activity and, by default, you are pretty good at it. The soft skills.

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Google Plus and Twitter – How They Work for Me Hand in Hand


It’s been over a month since I first started making use of Google Plus. Yes, me, too!, But I am back to Twitter. Quite the opposite! Yes, indeed!

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Traditional Media brainwashing Australians about Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

After all, they are using our activities as “News&# and trying to shove it behind a paywall – besides it just upsets me. People do.

How Fun and Creativity Can Shape Your Own Social Computing Guidelines and Policy


In fact, it should be a fun activity. Even without having to use your company’s resources. Quite the opposite! What are you waiting for?

Roles in communities of practice

Joitske Hulsebosch

Are you a person taking lots of initiatives, then the role of activator may suit you well. What about the self-organising power of communities?

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Knowledge Management in 2011: New APQC Book

Portals and KM

Although technology surely has its place, working with knowledge is primarily a human activity…”. The book provides a comprehensive version of how best to implement knowledge management in 2011. If you want a guide to implementing knowledge management in 2011, this is a good book for you.  I would agree on both counts.

Bringing Activity Streams to Forums and Communities

Managing Communities

photo credit: erin_everlasting There are a number of ways to tackle the index page of your community. It’s about showcasing your content and your members and that can be pretty flexible. Different approaches have different benefits and work well, depending on your audience and situation. The traditional list of forums can work well.

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Welcome to the Social Enterprise Awakening!


phase I mentioned back then that is helping us all, knowledge workers, realise how this is our moment. Our true moment. really mean Enlightenment 2.0?

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All


And I guess the experience has been somewhat rather positive so far, because a few days later, I’m still there , having a blast. Even for us.

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Interviews – Kevin Cavanaugh - Mobile and Social

Portals and KM

This is another a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. An activity stream should provide location information. I am very pleased to be back after ten years. I first came to co-present a Lotus Notes based KM project with my client. Now I return as a blogger. IBM was kind to set up some individual interviews. This is a recent move.

Paywall for and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Activism: Newspaper journalists aren’t big on creating the News but reporting on it. The price point opens at $2.95 Their own staff?

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Google Plus – One50, Two50 and TheRest


They are the ones that I would want to follow and continue to learn from even when I am no longer participating actively on the Social Web.

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E2.0 Santa Clara: Architecting the Building Blocks of Enterprise Social Networking

Collaborative Thinking

Given the amount of time, the deck focuses on profile, social graph, activity streams, and social objects. The discussion is not technical.

Social Media at Work


Off we go with my usual blogging activities and what a better way of getting things going, once again, than with the inspiring video of the week ?

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Why You Yell At Your CoworkersFundamental Attribution Error

Evolving Web

Also, since interpersonal issues can be a rat’s nest to solve, we are actively not looking for reasons outside that person.

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My Notes from 2011 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium: CIO Keynote Panel

Portals and KM

Anthony said they are actively looking to have more functional analysts who understand the business and not simply have data managers. Here are my notes from session of the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium session: CIO Keynote Panel -?The The Evolving CIO Role in Cloud and Mobile Computing Environment. Christie ,?CIO Tasos said it depends.

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Twiitering = learning?

Joitske Hulsebosch

That explains why I think being active on Twitter might be an important part of a learning process. How can you learn from 140 characters?!

My Favorite Tweets for August 1 - 14 2011

Portals and KM

via @gsiemens : big data, gamification, activity feeds added to Gardner hype cycle [link]. via @kaykas Twitter Adds an Activity Stream [link]. RT @oscarberg : The internet is actually making us more socially active [link] by @chieftech. I spot tested the reduced shortened urls and they all should work. RT @ffblog : Human 1.0

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Literature Review: Improving Work Practices in Times of Change

Collaborative Thinking

identity, social connectivity, publics, and privacy), and how those affordances are leveraged by people as part of their social life (boyd, 2011).

Real Decisions or Reflexive Nitpicking: Distinction Bias

Evolving Web

Life is a sum of all your choices. Albert Camus. When I ask you if you would like an apple, you may say “Yes.” And you are happy. That all makes sense.

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Living “A World Without Email” … in Google Plus


And no longer just a social networking activity per se, necessarily, on its own. G+ still needs to reach that level. And here is why. Or not.

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Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: A Review

Portals and KM

He makes the case that for online communities to succeed they must be guided and nurtured carefully, actively, and intelligently.

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You Mean I Cant Even Estimate? The Planning Fallacy in Action

Evolving Web

1) There is variation is every activity and the world is sure to remind you of that. (2) We like to estimate things. “I’ll

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Results from IBM Releases Social Jam 2011

Portals and KM

In early February 2011, following Lotusphere, IBM hosted an online conversation (called a “Jam”), bringing together over 2,700 participants—representing corporations, academic institutions, nonprofit organizations and government agencies—to discuss social business and the ways in which it can redefine how we work in the years ahead.

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