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Social Business Forum 2011 – Communities or Organisations – The New Collaboration Ecology


After all, when was the last time you were working on a single project, with a single project team, in the same building, or location, or even country?

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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. 1 There is also an expansion in the types of content: documents, scanned images, web content, rich media, email, corporate records, blogs, wikis, e-forms, audio, and video.

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Future of Social Business – Rest of the Story

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This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. This data can take many shapes and forms and covers past, present and future.

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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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Trust and Networks

Alchemy of Change

To illustrate, let’s talk about a partnership, a simple form of network that connects just two entities. Trust makes networks work. Tweet.

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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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Links of the Month: November 19, 2011

How to Save the World

Cartoon by Mark Hurwitt. I believe ‘we’ are not the rational ‘individuals’ we imagine ourselves to be. Conservation. Beauty.

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Roles in communities of practice

Joitske Hulsebosch

This might be part of the more networked organizational form of the future? What about the self-organising power of communities? Leader 5.

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My Notes from the 2011 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium: Collective Intelligence and Social Networks

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Most often Web based collective intelligence takes the form of external connections through such tasks as crowd sourcing.  Watson ,?Director

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

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Alex added that one strategy is to move the risk to the individual in the form of informed consent, perhaps with some benefit for accepting the risk. The MIT Sloan Alumni Club of Boston, The MIT Center For Digital Business, SIM Boston and MIT ILP, are hosting the eight annual MIT Sloan CIO Symposium today. Erik Brynjolfsson ,?Schussel

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

Collaborative Thinking

Slideshare did not handle the builds and colors correctly but you should be able to decipher most of how the presentation flows. Enterprise 2.0

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The Heart of the Occupation

Alchemy of Change

The Occupy Movement means different things to different people. And that is a very useful starting place. A Bigger Frame for Social Change.

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Social Media at Work


And it looks like today things are back to normal somewhat, which means, I am back to normal , too! This time around Social Media @ Work.

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

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Also, he likes the idea expressed earlier of doing the interview before you read the resume so you form an independent impression. 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. Participants included: Moderator: David Kingston ,?Managing

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Literature Review: Improving Work Practices in Times of Change

Collaborative Thinking

photos), tend to bring people together enabling ties to form (Engeström, 2005). 2011, October 15). 2011, October 15). 2011).

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My Notes from the 2011 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium: Enterprise Analytics = Business Values

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  You need a combination of guided workflow and free form. Participants included: Moderator: Michael S. He asked the panel first. 

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2011 MAKE Nominations Open Until May 31

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Nominations close on May 31, 2011.   You can complete the nomination form by visiting the Teleos website - [link] - and clicking on 'MAKE' in the left-hand navigation box and then clicking on 'MAKE Nominations' I suggest you nominate more organizations to enrich the event.  

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A World Without Email – Year 3, Weeks 29 to 51 (The Email Starvation Continues…)


Well, that’s about to drop off this week, because we are in Lotusphere 2011 week! So far I am down to 17 emails received per week !

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Value Creation in Communities of Practice

Jenny Connected

Etienne Wenger, Beverly Trayner, Maarten de Laat (2011) – Value Creation Framework. Knowledge capital can take different forms (see p.20

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

Joitske Hulsebosch

Such a community is formed by so-called 'carriers' of a particular vision of reality. I thought it might be worthwhile to translate it.

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Various ways to use social media as a facilitator or trainer

Joitske Hulsebosch

Social media form an integral part of the learning trajectory. There are many different ways in which you can do so. conversations?

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

Alchemy of Change

The latest issue of Wired has an interview with Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey on his latest venture – Square. How it Works. All you pay is 2.75

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Why Systems Thinking is Awesome and a Trap in Five Quotes: Post 1: There Is No Spoon

Evolving Web

At work, Raymond’s job is to make sure that expense forms are filled out properly. Now, as with most tools, the tool isn’t necessarily to blame.

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Traackr Enhances Its Web Influencer Monitoring Tool

Portals and KM

They also automatically rank order the keywords in priority form niche at the top to broad at the bottom.    

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Social Media: NAB Break Up Letter

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

All banks are the same, it’s too hard, too many forms, and expensive exit fees. Here’s the “break up letter&# video. Purpose.

Flip My Switch: Standard Work or Soul Crushing Exactness

Evolving Web

I’ve worked for companies that have gone through ugly ISO 900x processes that have left people with forms to complete to fill out more forms.

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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. Observe. Orient.

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Curating our personal technology configurations

Digital Habitats

(Cross posted on FullCirc and NWWCoP ). What is a Technology Configuration? See also other posts on the Digital Habitats blog on configuration.)

What Social Media and Enterprise 2.0 Can Bring to HR Processes

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Compensation and benefits: Now updated forms are shared more effectively. 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” with an emphasis on HR process because of the audience.  We have come a long way.

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Intranet Innovation Awards - for 2011 - Now Open

Michael Sampson - Currents

Step Two Designs has opened the doors for entries to the 2011 Intranet Innovation Awards for this year: " Now in their fifth year, the global Intranet Innovation Awards uncover great ideas for the benefit of the whole intranet community. This year’s Awards are now open for entries, with submissions closing on Tuesday 31 May 2011.

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Social Business Forum and a Touch with Reality


So I thought that today could be the perfect opportunity to air it out and, at long last, get it out of my chest. Thus how do you get to compromise?

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It’s Time to Try Social Technologies by Kevin Jones


Because I guess that’s what we all care about at this point in time, right? What (business) value do we want to get from G+? At least, for me.

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The Social Enterprise and The Circular Economy


In this way, today’s goods become tomorrow’s resources, forming a circular cycle&#. Delivering on the promise of social. Hippie 2.0

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Chrysler tweet: an issue of process

Community Guy

A virtual s$%tstorm was brought down on Chrysler, who in turn fired their agency, who in turned fired the employee. This is your brand, not theirs.

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The State of the Blogosphere 2011

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Brian Solis recently posted on the results from Technorati’s State of the Blogosphere 2011 survey. As Brian writes, “Over the years, blogs have formed the foundation of social media, democratizing the ability to publish thoughtful commentary, build a noteworthy community and equalize influence along the way.”. in traditional media.

Is Twitter Text, Speech, or Something New?

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It clarified the reason for this question as we treated these two forms of expression quite differently. One of those forces — and, indeed, one of those futures — is the hybrid linguistic form that we are shaping online even as it shapes us… A paradigm we might call “Twitter. Why we need a new paradigm for our social media platforms.  

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Facebook: Iceland Constitution and Gov 2.0

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Mayor Giuliani of New York circa 2011, Premier Anna Bligh during Queensland’s natural disasters. Metagovernment is alive and well.

IBM's Mike Rhodin on the Convergence of Social Business, Analytics and Commerce: Part One

Portals and KM

More recently, they are focusing a significant portion of their efforts on social business as I wrote about in my coverage of Lotusphere 2011. Two acquisitions in this space are PureEdge for secure XML forms and Lombardi for department level business process management software.  We next focused on analytics in more detail.

Visualize Your Own LinkedIn Network

Alchemy of Change

InMaps forms the clusters and then it’s up to you to name them based on what you think they are. It just emerged from its analysis. Tweet.

Collaboration Roadmap (2011) - Technology Agnostic / Indifferent / Neutral

Michael Sampson - Currents

Groups can self-form for the purpose of learning and capability development. When I wrote SharePoint Roadmap for Collaboration in 2009, the focus was on talking about the key business and human-factors disciplines essential to collaboration success. SharePoint Roadmap is now out-of-print, although you can purchase a copy for Kindle.

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