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

Collaborative Thinking

Media Studies MA Class Social Networking & CollaborationSlideshare did not handle the builds and colors correctly but you should be able to decipher most of how the presentation flows. If you are at the Santa Clara event, hope to see you there.

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Literature Review: Improving Work Practices in Times of Change

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identity, social connectivity, publics, and privacy), and how those affordances are leveraged by people as part of their social life (boyd, 2011). 2011, October 15). 2011, October 15). Retrieved October 25, 2011, from [link]. Retrieved October 25, 2011, from [link].

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Trending Sources

May 2011: Social Media Course

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I ran these a couple of times a year – the next one will be September I guess: Hands-on Computer based social media classes are being run again May in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. Cost of the social media class.

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Links of the Month: November 19, 2011

How to Save the World

Inequality and Abuse of Power and Wealth as the Issue of 2011: A recent OECD report put the US at the bottom of the heap of affluent nations in social justice (poverty, health, education and income/wealth inequality). Census data and maps confirm the disappearance of the middle class.

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Software Will Replace You

Alchemy of Change

Just look at the field of business process automation , a class of technology that, until recently, was only seen in very large companies. It doesn’t matter who you are – software is going to take over more and more of what you do.

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The Divine Right of Capital: Only the Propertied Class Votes

Alchemy of Change

Chapter 4: Only the Propertied Class Votes. The Principle of Governance: Corporations function with an aristocratic governance structure, where members of the propertied class alone may vote. In closed societies, the fate of society is equated with the fate of the ruling class.

2011 conference season focuses on consumer behavior

Ant's Eyeview Blog

An Ant's Eye View on 2011 Social Media Conferences. Stowe mentioned a study by Dr. Reynol Junco of Lock Haven University, in which his class was split into two groups. One used Twitter as a class journal, the other group wrote everything down on paper.

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Facebook: Bans 20,000 young children daily

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Industry calls for cyber-safety classes in schools. Every day Facebook removes access to 20,000 members under the age of 13 for lying about their age. They lie about their age because under 13′s are not allowed on Facebook. Should Facebook ban them?

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

Alchemy of Change

The second class of early adopters are slightly bigger, independent businesses that already have credit card payment solutions but are looking to save money and get better functionality than what’s available from today’s payment processing machines.

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Access to a world of practice

Learning Alliances

Happy Corner, where the tailors studied by Jean Lave (2011) worked in the 1970′s, was a remarkable community of practice. Jean Lave, Apprenticeship in critical ethnographic practice (Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2011) [link]. 2011 Mar; 31(2): 122-7.

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Doodling in math class

Chris Corrigan

Have you seen these doodle games from Vi Harte ? Brilliant games to play with math. Or perhaps games to play that demonstrate how math works. This one is my favourite, but you might also enjoy Stars , Infinity Elephants or Binary Trees , among others. Design

What Social Media and Enterprise 2.0 Can Bring to HR Processes

Portals and KM

To fill the real business need addressed by the 2006 report, a new class of tools has emerged such as Bitrix that are designed to do what the MIT CIO did but with many more business capabilities available out of the box, and much more alignment with business requirements such as security. Last week I had the pleasure of doing a webinar with the enterprise 2.0 software firm, Bitrix. We covered  “The Business Value of Social Media and Enterprise 2.0”

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McKinsey spotlights The Networked Enterprise

The Bumble Bee

A new class of company is emerging--one that uses collaborative Web 2.0 New McKinsey research shows that a payday could be arriving faster than expected. "A

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Net-Map Level 1 Certification Course (Washington, DC)

Net-Map Toolbox

Join us for a 2 day, Level 1 Net-Map class on the 4.-5. We offer Net-Map certification courses on 4 levels: Level 1: Net-Map Facilitation. Level 2: Net-Map Qualitative and Visual Data Collection and Analysis. Level 3: Net-Map Quantitative Data Collection and Analysis. Level 4: Net-Map Mastery – Train the Trainer. of August in Washington DC! You will learn how to use this pen-and-paper method in meetings, individual interviews and to structure your own thinking process.

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Learning by coincidence on Twitter

Joitske Hulsebosch

We visited open days, evenings for parents, classes. (cartoon via Rob Speekenbrink ) I get involved in lots of discussions whether Twitter - is learning (or nonsense). People are sceptical on what you can learn through 140 characters.

Theorizing On Network Ties & Structures

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class: often thought of in terms of formal attributes assigned by the enterprise to an audience of employees. In earlier posts (" Teams, Communities, And Social Networks "), I outlined some thoughts on how group structures are themselves social networks however the reverse is not always true: "Teams and communities are social networks. In fact, you could basically say that all teams and communities are social networks but not all social networks are teams and communities.

Annotated Bibliography: Background For Literature Review Project

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2011, October 15). 2011, October 15). 2011). 2011). Media Studies MA ClassDue to the storm and subsequent outages that hit CT last week, my annotated bibliography is not as complete as I originally intended but it's almost there. There are several additional resources I plan to add.

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Abstract: Social Capital: Its Origins and Applications in Modern Sociology

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Media Studies MA Class Social Networking & CollaborationSource : Portes, A. 1998). Social Capital: Its Origins and Applications in Modern Sociology. Annual Reviews. Abstract. Portes is professor of sociology at Princeton University. His primary focus is on economic sociology with an emphasis on immigration and urbanization. In this paper, Portes examines the origins of social capital, concentrating mostly on the works of Bourdieu, Loury, and Coleman.

Links for the Month: December 27, 2011

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Terry Mosher (Aislin) in the Montreal Gazette. I t’s been a particularly dispiriting month for those of us doing the grim duty of chronicling civilization’s collapse.

The Metamovement’s Message: “We’re Not Buying It Any More”

How to Save the World

Michael Albert suggests how the Metamovement can begin the task of building a new culture by reaching out, listening to and engaging the rest of the 99% and then moving into community-building activities like education, housing and the arts: Why not have classes for learning?

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5 Myths about mobile learning

e-Moderation Station

Here is a video in which Claire Chapman outlines how she uses digital cameras/smartphones with EFL learners in class: Myth 2: Mobile learning means ‘learning on the move’. Or in class learning. June 2011. [and how to overcome them]. Photo by stefg74.

Community management: The 'essential' capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts | ZDNet

John Tropea - Delicious Community

CES 2011 The 2011 version of the Consumer Electronics Show had a tall order: Highlight upcoming. Previous enterprise-class communication tools — and even many older collaboration tools — required only some administration and occasionally a bit of active maintenance.

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Socialtext 5.0 - with Collaboration Auto-Discovery Capabilities

Michael Sampson - Currents

These are good, solid improvements - with some first class ideas coming to the foreground. Earlier this week, Socialtext released Socialtext 5.0 , the next edition of its enterprise collaboration platform.

The Principled Approach 2

e-Moderation Station

They needed help in using the boards, the computer room, and class sets of laptops in a principled manner, and to integrate these into communicative classroom practice. May 2011. Technology is increasingly ubiquitous in the world around us.

Four-year tuition-free scholarships to the new Antioch -- pass it along

Endless Knots

News from my alma mater ( click for a bit of the history as posted here): Antioch College is offering four-year, 100% tuition-free Horace Mann Fellowships to 25 students entering as freshmen this fall, 2011, when the college reopens Background: A group of alumni formed a nonprofit and purchased the College from the University, its parent in 2009. Antioch is now ready to admit the first class in the fall of 2011. Our application deadline is March 1, 2011.

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Social media: 4 opportunities for secondary education

Joitske Hulsebosch

Opportunity to learn in communities with other teachers - nationally and internationally Innovation in the way classes are conducted Adding 'mediaknowledge' (mediawijsheid) to the curriculum Opportunity for reputation management online - make your students ambassadors! A few feared that using social media in class makes teachers vulnerable. Not too long ago I went to an evening session about social media at the secondary school of my daughter.

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What’s Your Calling?

Hildy Gottlieb

When she was in preschool, I taught gardening in her class. This is a special post for me – a post I was asked to contribute to the “What’s Your Calling?” blog tour. What’s Your Calling?” explores notions of “calling&# from both religious and secular perspectives.

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5 eLearning video resources to watch this summer

e-Moderation Station

A series of videos funded by the Australian Learning & Teaching Council covering topics such as how to conduct effective online discussions, how to manage your time when teaching online, planning online classes, and engaging and motivating students online. July 2011. Summer is here.

Social Media Exercise: Hoyts Cinema

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

for my classes and anyone else who wants to play). Hoyts and social media – what do you do when someone names and shames publicly issues with your company, like this Twitter discussion I initiated about Hoyts Cinemas?

Self-direction can be learned

Ken Carroll

T his morning I addressed Dr Curt Bonk ‘s class at the School of Education at Indiana University. Last year Curt published an important book on how web technologies are changing education and learning – The World is Open - in which he included reference to my work at ChinesePod. .

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. Source: International Journal of Computer-Assisted Language Learning and Teaching, 1(1), 1-15, January-March 2011. May 2011.

Sign up for the Net-Map Summer School in Italy!

Net-Map Toolbox

We will offer two beginners classes on the 20-21 of June and the 27-28 of June, where you will learn how to use Net-Map to understand complex and messy issues that involve many different actors with different goals, formal and informal links and different levels of influence. As an extra bonus you are entitled to 1 hour phone/skype conversation with me (Eva Schiffer, the inventor of Net-Map) within 6 months after the class, to help you implement this intervention.

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Ode to Rossland

Michelle Laurie

Yoga, Spin Classes, Pottery…there are many extra curricular classes available. Rossland, B.C. image by freshots.ca, Steve Hilts. I work from a home office in this beautiful mountain town in southern British Columbia. I recently wrote a post about feeling isolated so I thought it only right to also share why most of the time, I am grateful! Here are 10 reasons why I love Rossland: 1.

Clarizen Moves Beyond Online Project Management

Portals and KM

Since I last spoke to them, Clarizen has undertaken some innovative moves to extend this class of applications. 

Mock Thesis Proposal: Personal Support Networks During Periods Of Employee Transition, Part 1

Collaborative Thinking

Some examples of what we can learn from this work include: The role of publics in a SNS and how its affordances help people construct identity is often discussed in consumer contexts (boyd, 2011; Ellison, 2011; Pearson 2009). Media Studies MA Class Social Networking & CollaborationAbstract. Social Network Sites (SNS) create multiple affordances employees leverage during their employment lifecycle.


Net-Map Master Class

Net-Map Toolbox

And this is why I am now hosting the first Net-Map Master Class for a group of indepentent entreprenneurs in DC. This class is full. I am taking the growth of Net-Map to the next level. I have done a lot of project oriented basic teaching. And I have worked with some colleagues over the years who have developed into Net-Map experts in their own right.

Net-Map Master Class

Net-Map Toolbox

And this is why I am now hosting the first Net-Map Master Class for a group of indepentent entreprenneurs in DC. This class is full. I am taking the growth of Net-Map to the next level. I have done a lot of project oriented basic teaching. And I have worked with some colleagues over the years who have developed into Net-Map experts in their own right.

What (If Anything) Stops You from Operating Transparently?

Hildy Gottlieb

New program idea – developing “Flash Classes&#. - It has been a little over a year since we made the decision to operate from a framework of transparent engagement. We have been inventing it as we go along, learning a lot more than even we thought we would.

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Top 10 tips for (Kindle) e-readers

e-Moderation Station

The 2011 Horizon report suggests e-books will be mainstream by the end of this year. the social networking features (Twitter and Facebook) can allow classes to share snippets from what they are reading with each other. February 2011. Subscribe to the comments for this post?

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Abstract: Tweet Tweet Retweet: Conversational Aspects of Retweeting on Twitter.

Collaborative Thinking

Media Studies MA ClassSource: danah boyd, Scott Golder, and Gilad Lotan."Tweet Tweet Tweet Retweet: Conversational Aspects of Retweeting on Twitter." Proceedings of HICSS-42, Persistent Conversation Track. Kauai, HI: IEEE Computer Society January 5-8, 2010. Abstract. In this article, boyd, Golder, and Lotan briefly explain Twitter before assessing one type of Twitter syntax, its “RT” (retweet) function.