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What Social Media and Enterprise 2.0 Can Bring to HR Processes

Portals and KM

with an emphasis on HR process because of the audience.  A key is the alignment of these new tools with business process and tasks.   I find these tools work best when aligned with business process and are not simply introduced as capabilities such as phones or email.   Others have taken similar approaches.

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The Principled Approach

e-Moderation Station

I was invited to take part in a debate defending the use of technology in language teaching, at the IATEFL Conference in Brighton in April 2011.

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


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

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An Alternative Approach for Social Media Analytics

Portals and KM

Using statistical analysis & Natural Language processing (NLP) on texts & words to break up the information into good or bad. Use categorization, classification & association methods for text processing. Here is an alternative approach. Produce the results using visualization tools”.    

Forrester on Enterprise Content Management Suites, Q4 2011

Portals and KM

Forrester has release their report, The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Content Management Suites, Q4 2011 , by Alan Weintraub with Stephen Powers and Anjali Yakkundi. These organizations have are moving to a more content-centric approach with different solutions for specific types of content. This all makes sense to me.    

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Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary


That’s why I’m including this entry as part of the “Reflections from 2011″ series. What happened to me during 2011 then?

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The Soft Skills of Collaboration and The Social Enterprise


However, it won’t be easy. And it won’t take place overnight either. The soft skills. Off to work! Well, it doesn’t work that way.

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Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

January 2011: Etsy’s 6.9 Planning to do 1 billion dollars of sales in 2011 and between 30-50 million in revenue. 127 countries.

May Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Best of Mobile Learning May 1, 2011 to May 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

Lessons Learned - a Collaborative Process with "Collaboration Success" Indicators

Michael Sampson - Currents

Nick Milton is the author of The Lessons Learned Handbook: Practical Approaches to Learning from Experience. The tenets that govern an effective approach to lessons learned are held in common with collaboration. These elements are cultural as well as procedural. The most important things to get right seem to be. My Comments.

Our Enterprise 2.0 Boston 2011 Submission: Enterprise Awareness and Weak Signal Sensing

Portals and KM

2011 conference  based on the ideas in this post. At Darwin Ecosystem we take an alternative approach to enabling Weak Signal Sensing with the Awareness Engine™.   As such, we are previewed to the processes that lead to actions.  Here is  the link to our submission. Thanks.  and on the Web.

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Twiitering = learning?

Joitske Hulsebosch

I often have conversations about the role of social media in learning processes. Sometimes people might say: ' Ok, but twitter is not learning.

The Great Unbundling and Collapse of Local Newspapers

Alchemy of Change

For it was in that year that newspaper revenues peaked at $48.6 billion. But technology was not the only culprit: greed also had much to do with it.

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Moving to a Multi-Vendor Approach to Handling Today’s More Complex Content Management Requirements.

Portals and KM

In the past firms have taken a product-specific approach to their enterprise content management (ECM) strategies: “document management for office docs, web content management for online content, records management for corporate records, and so on.” It often relies on complex workflows or business process management to drive processes.

Prescient Releases the Social Intranet Study

Portals and KM

It is based on a survey conducted between late May and early June 2011 by Toby Ward , Prescient Digital Media, in association with the IABC Research Foundation. The ‘build it and they will come approach” will most likely lead to poor returns.  I had a chance to look at a preliminary copy and there are some interesting findings.

Love and power, holons and process

Chris Corrigan

This dynamic approach to love and power invites us to become skillful at both. The approach is fundamentally Taoist! Holons.

The Art of Collaborating Effectively in Virtual Teams


Build a social life (integrated with your enterprise collaboration approach). Lack of a clear process. Lack of clear process.

Social media: a new type of hammers for change facilitators in organisations

Joitske Hulsebosch

Many change processes fail because there is too little attention for the sub-public discourse. I thought it might be worthwhile to translate it.

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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: Facebook, Twitter) although FriendFeed is often cited as the reason for a standardized approach. As the enterprise considers how activity streams can be leveraged, we see interest in role-based streams and process-related streams. effort. tags), curated (e.g.,

Travelling a different road

Viv Mcwaters

And we need to experience before we process and analyse. As we approached Machapuchare Base Camp I was in awe of the scenery. Tweet This!

Funder NESTA tells community projects: cut the paperwork, blog your reports

Social Reporter

They were chosen from 600 applicants, so I think we can expect to see some interesting developments. You’ll find links to all the blogs here.

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So many learning style tests, so little time.

Joitske Hulsebosch

It's commonly believed that most people favor some particular method of interacting with, taking in, and processing stimuli or information.

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Various ways to use social media as a facilitator or trainer

Joitske Hulsebosch

So we advocate to analyse and use the power of both modalities in the design of a learning process. How central will social media be?

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“Thick Value” Looks Like a Carpet to Me

Alchemy of Change

When companies deliver goods and services that truly leave the world better off, that’s “thick value.&# It didn’t work either time.

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“Square” Pegs Mobile Payments – Round Hole Still Not Filled

Alchemy of Change

Square has now shipped a half million card readers and is already processing over $3 million a day in transactions; it’s growing like wildfire.

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Collaborative Decision Making - the IBM Approach

Michael Sampson - Currents

IBM is hosting a webinar next week on making decisions collaboratively using Cognos Business Intelligence and Lotus Connections : " IBM Cognos Business Intelligence provides built-in collaborative and social networking capabilities to fuel the exchange of ideas and knowledge that naturally occurs in decision-making processes today.

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The 2011 Office - It's Too Quiet, We Need to Talk More

Michael Sampson - Currents

My contention is that we have lost something in the process. A deep conversation, about purpose and shared approach, will do much more for your organization than keeping up with email today. The phone doesn't ring anymore - email has replaced phone calls, and some people route their phone straight to voice mail. My Comments. and talk.

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Opening Session

Portals and KM

This is the first in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. They have been doing this approach for some time.  Alistar came back.

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Re-Inventing Collaboration: CRM as Social Technology

Alchemy of Change

We make these objects ‘ social ‘ through sharing them, and that process of sharing leaves behind a record of our interactions with the object. Social technologies change the way we collaborate. Though we don’t often see it as such, CRM (or Customer Relationship Management) truly is a social technology. Social Objects. Tweet.

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Social Business Forum Highlights – Social Business on the Shoulders of Giants


So, let’s get things going! How can I summarise an entire morning of inspiring keynotes in a single sentence or two. Welcome to the 2.0

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2011 Enterprise Sales Driver - Collaboration is #1

Michael Sampson - Currents

Gartner said collaboration software would be a major driver of enterprise sales in Australia and the rest of the world in 2011. How are you rethinking your business and planning for user adoption of new approaches and tools? Read more: Collaboration drives enterprise sales in 2011: Gartner. Worldwide the figure is $US253.7

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Systems Thinking is Awesome and a Trap Series: Quote #3I Was Thrown Out of NYU

Evolving Web

Large companies also excel at instituting dehumanizing processes that devalue individual change. Quote #3 - I was thrown out of N.Y.U.

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New Overview of Darwin Ecosystem Awareness Engine™

Portals and KM

You can even expand it to 200 hours through the attractor creation process described below.    Darwin works in real time. 

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An Exercise in Balancing Engagement

Alchemy of Change

The framework for this exercise is based on an approach to “paradox management” used by a good friend of mine, Ragini Michaels.

Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 13-15, 2011

Michelle Laurie

Canada taking place July 13-15, 2011. Graphic Facilitation Workshop 2011. We hope that you will join us for 2.5 Full details below!

Changing IT Mindsets From Deployment To Adoption

Collaborative Thinking

To make up for the shortsightedness, we respond (after the solution has been deployed and after the project has officially ended) with governance programs, user experience enhancements, change management processes, and community outreach efforts. process-centric. The point? We want benefits to be self-evident quickly. value.

Finding the perfect learning platform in 5 steps

Joitske Hulsebosch

In this blog post I'm going deeper into the selection process for online exchange in a private group. Because it gives you a flying start.

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Visual Camp – or developing “Policy in Pics”

Social Reporter

The process of noting and drawing what we are talking about can quite literally make sure that we are on the same page. What’s the story?

How to Strengthen Your Organization’s Influence Mapping

Alchemy of Change

Part of the answer lies in investments in systems and part lies in organizational processes. It turns out, that’s the easy part though.

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Enterprise 2.0: A Transition From Destination Site To Platform Services

Collaborative Thinking

related solutions will expand from social network sites to social applications hosted on the social network site itself and social networking services capable of adding social context to productivity suites, collaboration tools, enterprise portals, business processes, and mobile applications. should have greater process-centricity (e.g.,

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