IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – A Proposal for DIA Now Delivered Successfully!


If you would remember, a couple of weeks back, I mentioned how I was making my way to Orlando, FL, to attend IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 event, as part of my yearly pilgrimage to one of *the* top notch Enterprise Collaboration conferences out there nowadays!

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Roles in communities of practice

Joitske Hulsebosch

Since we have taken the initiative to invite people we feel more responsible for the ins and outs of this network, but others also take initiatives and propose activities. This might be part of the more networked organizational form of the future?

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So many learning style tests, so little time.

Joitske Hulsebosch

Psychologists have proposed several complementary taxonomies of learning styles. One of the definition of learning in this book is: " a proces whereby as a result of our experiences and activities changes occur in the brain which may influence our future awareness and behaviour.

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Links for the Month: December 27, 2011

How to Save the World

An interesting contrast to Hexayurts, the simple, cheap buildings proposed by Vinay Gupta and popular among Dark Mountain’s members. And on how our failure to understand what will/won’t make us happy in the future leads us to make bad decisions (and to indecision).

Workforce Democracy: Put heart back in the workplace

The Bumble Bee

This stems from a philosophy proposed by Frederick W. The intent of this aspect of effective management in an industrial world was held within the framework of the modern dream, where a future was being created where citizens would be freer to enjoy life eventually.

What is Collaboration?

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

posted on December 20th, 2011 by Michael Sampson. There’s also a sense of an outcome being worked towards – that something needs to be created in the future that’s different to what we have today. Communication represents the ongoing, day-to-day discussions as people work together and explore what has happened already, what is happening, and what needs to happen in the future. © 2011 Plantronics, Inc. Free shipping on all orders.*. My Account. Where to Buy.

Big Lottery funds £1.89 million of citizen journalism. Is that what communities most need?

Social Reporter

Is this the future of the Big Society: not about what you do, but about who you know? For a tiny handful, where the objective being proposed is deemed potentially to be of unique value, BIG will solicit a bid. I can well understand why Gary Copitch is very cross about the Big Lottery grant of £1.89

Coping With Triggers

How to Save the World

What underlies all of these emotions, I think, is suffering — real or potential, past, present or future, personal or on behalf of those we care about.

Links of the Month: October 24, 2011

How to Save the World

What all these proposals seem to have in common is that they offer no credible path to get there from here. Cartoon by Matthew Diffee in The New Yorker. I ‘m back home after 10 days in the US.

Acting resourcefully in a space of community organizing

Chris Corrigan

This has been a controversial proposal as it emanated not from a groundswell movement, but from a few hard working municipal councillors, some community advocates and the federal government.

Network till you drop?

Net-Map Toolbox

Proposed treatment of networking fatigue (adapted from Reid Hospital Advice on Heatstroke Treatment). And have a look at the bigger picture, asking yourself: Is there anyone who should be more influential and involved in the future?

Alchemy of Change Weekly Links (weekly)

Alchemy of Change

Three-dimensional printing: An image of the future | The Economist. GE, a large American conglomerate, is now proposing to make ultrasound transducers by “additive” manufacturing—or three-dimensional printing, as it is also known. Digital Social Grooming (Ed Batista). And while I agree with Boyd’s basic premise–i.e.

Diversity is hard

Jenny Connected

To get the most out of diversity and difference, complex systems require boundaries and constraints, negative, enabling constraints, ‘which determine what is not allowed to happen, rather than specifying what does have to happen’ ( Williams, Karousou & Mackness, 2011 , p.46). 2011).

meeting formats

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Shelter Scale Take the issue and translate it into a numerical scale, such as, “My level of support for this proposal is. Appreciative Inquiry (AI) AI is “a process, philosophy, and life practice grounded in research demonstrating that focusing on what’s working and aspirations for the future achieves more and does it faster and more sustainably than solving problems.” Used most often for visioning the future (e.g.

On Collaboration – confused of calcutta

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Collaboration curves, on the other hand, are about the future; they seek to containerise tacit knowledge, the ability to learn, to adapt, to evolve; value is created by making the company better at learning. They even knew how to predict the future by inventing it: they held many patents in digital photography. A flow represents a continuum from past to present to future; they involve transactions (the past), activity streams (the present) and intention signals (the future).

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ScienceDirect - The Journal of Strategic Information Systems : “It is what one does”: why people participate and help others in electronic communities of practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

It is important to be realistic about the nature of and necessity for the unit of study to be an assemblage or a community, so relevant concepts are discussed here to guide future understanding. We propose that knowledge can also be considered a public good, owned and maintained by a community. Hub ScienceDirect Scopus SciTopics Applications Register Login Go to SciVal Suite Forgotten your username or password?

Social Architecture (a manifesto) | Management Innovation eXchange

John Tropea - Delicious Community

October 19, 2011 at 7:28pm. This means that the setup of the future roles and responsibilities needs to be clarified upfront. When I say identity, I refer to the level of community-building that is needed for people to place their trust upon an uncertain future.

Are We In A "Post E2.0 Era"? (Collaborative Thinking)

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Mock Thesis Proposal: Personal Support Networks During Periods Of Employee Transition, Part 2. Mock Thesis Proposal: Personal Support Networks During Periods Of Employee Transition, Part 1. future_technology. December 2011. November 2011. October 2011. June 2011. April 2011. March 2011. February 2011. January 2011. Collaborative Thinking. Perceptions on collaboration and social networking by Mike Gotta.

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Thoughts on Training

Michael Sampson - Currents

In that light, I was interested to find Mike's article from September 2011 entitled Training Isn't Dead—But It Should Be : " My problem with training is it presumes the need for indoctrination on systems, processes and techniques. Perhaps worst of all, training usually occurs within a vacuum driven by past experience, not by future needs. ". Mike says there are 15 differences between training and development: " Training focuses on the present – Development focuses on the future.

Links of the Month: January 27, 2013

How to Save the World

Paul’s latest article in Orion rails against the light green technophiles he calls neo-environmentalists, who believe that innovation, technology, science and “progress” will allow us to move past the industrial economy and into a shiny new more-with-less future.

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Enterprise 2.0 Conference Highlights – Finally, Decent Internet Access


Conference Highlights – A Proposal for DIA. And, once again, let me tell you, that whole experience of being connected throughout the entire event gave me confidence to come back for more in the near future.

Google Wave (continued): The Conversation Becomes the Process, and Even the Product

How to Save the World

Suppose we had done all of this in 2011 instead of 2009. In 2011 we will have access to Google Wave, a new tool that integrates the functionality of e-mail, IM, wikis, blogs, Twitter, and other social networking tools. 2011 Process. 2011 Process.