Global Mobile Awards

Nancy White

An important part of this conference is the 17th annual Global Mobile Awards. The service, launched in October 2011 acquired over 200,000 subscribers in a 45 day pilot and continued to add over 6000 subscribers a day.

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IBM’s Trip to Become A Socially Integrated Enterprise


However, fast forward to 2011 and I still get asked, every so often, how is IBM doing in the social business space, not just from a vendor perspective, but also from its own internal social transformation.

Trending Sources

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. I know, a long time ago, but still worth while sharing across before we catch up with 2011′s, don’t you think? NO EMAIL DAY (@NoEmailDayHQ) December 30, 2011. .

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Links of the Month: November 19, 2011

How to Save the World

I think she overestimates how much we’ll be willing to put any trust in formal economy structures once our economic system collapses, but it’s a great, and important, thought experiment, all part of being prepared for what comes next. Cartoon by Mark Hurwitt.

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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!, I still can’t believe I have been there for that long already! But I am back to Twitter.

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My Favorite Tweets for May 15 - 30 2011

Portals and KM

Facebook to assemble global team of 'diplomats' [link] 3rd largest "nation" RT @ZDNet : "65% of business leaders have plans to buy technology for their group without involving IT at all." April 2011 “Content is the Fuel of the Social Web” report [link]. RT @hjarche : conventional peer review system (filter-then-publish) bad consequences [link] by @lemire. Adoption Council 2011 Salary Survey [link].

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Social Business – Rethinking Innovation, Organization and Leadership


How do we make them stand out and help them lead us in such a complex, global and diverse environment?

Life In A Perpetual Learning State


Even our own education system is being affected by it quite a bit and probably without an option to ever look back.

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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. BASF offered an example of global collaboration to solve an agriculture issue in China. LotusLive Symphony will be available second half of 2011.  I am very pleased to be back after ten years.

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Blog>> Knowledge Sharing Activities in People’s Daily Work

Green Chameleon

When we establishing a project definition or a failure analysis, link to the global knowledge platform to search for similar solution and benchmarks. At the end of each project, conduct an after action review and contribute the results to the global knowledge platform. Integrate the platform into the e-mail system; one access point and one password. This was a simple solution to integrate existing regional knowledge sharing activities in the global platform.

How Big is the Cloud?

Portals and KM

The global cloud computing market will grow from $40.7 billion in 2011 to more than $241 billion in 2020, according to new Forrester forecast data reported in Sizing The Cloud by Stefan Ried, Ph.D. billion in 2011 to $159.3 billion in 2011 to $66.4 billion in 2011 to $15.9 billion in global revenues in 2014 and then enter a period of significant commoditization, price deterioration, and margin pressure. SaaS

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Social Media Club of Boston 5th Anniversary Celebration: The Evolution of Social Business

Portals and KM

In 2004 they were working to become more integrated on a global basis.  He mentioned CEMEX that wanted to integrate their people on a global basis. Andy said the social media behind the firewall is not an application that people should be required to use such as a payroll system. Last night I attended the Social Media Club of Boston 5 th Anniversary Celebration: The Evolution of Social Business.

The Metamovement: Moving Beyond Marches and People in the Street

How to Save the World

Banking and money system reform. Economic system reforms to make the economy environmentally sustainable. Banking and money system reform.

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Forrester: Mobile Apps Will Change the IT Market and Drive Software Innovation

Portals and KM

billion/year market globally by 2015. billion/year market globally by 2015. Third, re-inventing the business processes and back-end systems – projected to be at $7.6 Forrester has issued a new report, Mobile App Internet Recasts The Software And Services Landscape: App Innovation On Phones Will Spread To Cars, Appliances And Entertainment by John C. McCarthy.

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2011: An Ant’s Eye Year in Review

Ant's Eyeview Blog

As we reflect on an amazing 2011, we’re incredibly excited about the adventures ahead for Ant’s Eye View, and for our clients. As 2011 began, we started to advise our clients along the Social Engagement Journey and guiding companies as they transform their business through social customer engagement. How can we distribute social and digital competency across a global enterprise with thousands of marketers, multiple business units and dozens of markets?

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Scenarios 2011 to 2022 – Media/Military Complex: New Year Resolve

21st Century Organization

These interrelated futures of new media and the global economy ironically came the same day as the New York Times summarized five “natural security” scenarios based solidly in our physical world and as potential sources of conflict. Thom Shanker writes in Why We Might Fight, 2011 Edition . …

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Why the Metamovement Will Ultimately Fail

How to Save the World

What is unique about the newest US protests (at least since the ill-fated anti-globalization protests of a decade ago), and perhaps the reason why it took so long for them to get media and public traction, is that they are anti-corporate more than anti-government.

Diversity is hard

Jenny Connected

In my own field of research into learning in open online environments, this point of view is endorsed by the call for more interdisciplinary, multidisciplinary and cross global, international working (see for example Haywood, 2016 and Eynon et al., Understanding complex systems. 2011).

Children, not chimps, prefer collaboration: Humans like to work together in solving tasks -- chimps don't

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

13, 2011) — Recent studies have shown that chimpanzees possess many of the cognitive prerequisites necessary for humanlike collaboration. Current Biology , 2011 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2011.08.066. 13, 2011) — When all else is equal, human children prefer to work together in solving a problem rather than on their own. Global Warming. Solar System. Science News. Blog Cite. Email. Print. Share.

Who ‘We’ Are, Part Three: Our Behaviours Drive Our Beliefs

How to Save the World

The evolutions that best adapted to and fit into the ever-changing global environment survived.

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The 11 Fundamental Laws Of Building Online Communities - The Online Community Guide

John Tropea - Delicious Community

e-mail : Tel :+44 (0)20 7792 2469 Loading Archives June 2011 May 2011 April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 October 2010 September 2010 More.

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Interact Offers an Intranet for Enterprise 2.0

Portals and KM

They started in the UK but have now expanded globally and have a sales office in the US. There is even a Find the Treasure tab that is used for system training purposes.

Wrap Up of 2nd Annual Community Manager Day: Voices Around the World #CMAD « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Community Manager Appreciation Day, 2011 View more presentations from Connie Bensen. Community Manager Insights – 2011 View more presentations from Get Satisfaction. link] 2011 Boston Community Manager Appreciation Day [.]

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Network Weaving: The 5 Kinds of Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

skip to main | skip to sidebar Tuesday, July 12, 2011 The 5 Kinds of Communities When we talk about building community, we start by acknowledging that many of us live in multiple communities. Technology and the globalization of markets make us more mobile, agile, and curious.

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Language versus Writing and User Generated Content on the Web - Part Three

Portals and KM

They suggested that there was a qualitative difference in knowledge gained directly from the senses as compared with that gained through more abstract systems such as text and mathematics. Perhaps the re-introduction of dialogue, now on a scalable, global basis, may become one of the most significant cognitive contributions of the Web. This is third part in a series prompted by interesting post, Language is not writing , from the Economist.

IBM Rational Offers Collaboration and Innovation within Software Development

Portals and KM

IBM Rational is an open software development platform that supports sharing and interactions among software and systems design and development teams. This is especially important with global teams collaborating around the clock.

Employee Engagement Affects Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Apr 7, 2011. A few weeks ago, consulting and analyst firm Blessing White released its 2011 employee engagement report. However, as a Towers Perrin (Global) Report showed in 2007-2008: Companies with high employee engagement had a 19% increase in operating income and almost 28% growth in earnings per share. Social Networking Offers Easier Administration, New Plug-In System. Sep 26, 2011 – The Big Social 2011. about us. research resources. contact us.

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The True Nature of a Social Intranet

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Im already subscribed The True Nature of a Social Intranet By Oscar Berg ( @oscarberg ) | May 16, 2011 On the surface, a social intranet might seem to be just an intranet dressed up in rounded corners and pastel colors and with features such as blogs, wikis, activity feeds, ratings, profiles and tagging. An enterprise needs a functioning information system. It is the same thing with money in the financial system.

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Links of the Month: September 25, 2011

How to Save the World

So I will acknowledge that more-or-less the entire global corpocracy is rotten, bloated, and dysfunctional, and leave it at that. A lot of reading, this month, and not a lot to show for it.

Lessons on the hard job of designing communities in the organization | Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Links for this week (weekly) Links for this week (weekly) Lessons on the hard job of designing communities in the organization Jun 14 2011 Share Tweet Summary : If communities have a real value for organizations, there are still few certainties about their positioning and management.

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What Makes A Successful Community Manager? - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Community

May 02, 2011. posted on October 05, 2011 3:31:07 AM Apple iPhone 4S: 5 Key Facts "iPod touch stayed the same, I have a 64 gb one I purchased 6 months ago" posted on October 05, 2011 2:31:32 AM Most Consumers Dont Lock Mobile Phone Via PIN "On the iPhone a simple solution would be to adjust the way the lock button at the top of the phone works. posted on October 05, 2011 1:25:17 AM. E2 2011 Keynote: Sameer Patel, Partner, Sovos Group. InformationWeek Global CIO.


How to Save the World

That’s what our industrial growth culture wants and needs of its members, now that it is a global monoculture strained to its absolute limits.

The Importance of Face-to-Face Meetings - At Particular Times, and At Regular Times

Michael Sampson - Currents

Stephen shares an experience at a firm he founded regarding the importance of face-to-face meetings : " At Hartwell Pacific, the global metal recycling company I founded in 1993 and exited in 2008, I was operating factories in six different cities in four countries, so developing an effective global management system was critical. We came up with a system that shared the travel burden but, most important, made "local" management a part of the global corporation. ".

Being Email Free - Atos Origin Sets a Goal

Michael Sampson - Currents

Global IT firm Atos Origin has said it wants to become "email-free" within three years. If you merely shift email traffic to new collaboration tools, instead of spending 20 hours a week reading and writing emails, you'll spend 20 hours a week reading and writing stuff in other systems. Thierry Breton, the firm's chairman and chief executive, says he has had enough of the streams of e-mails which daily "pollute" the workplace.

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The Intranet Management Handbook - Part 2. Technology

Michael Sampson - Currents

It was interesting for me to read Martin's comments about HP's purchase of Palm and the Web OS operating system, but it will be more interesting to see whether HP can rise from the dead in the mobile devices market.

Guest Post: Adejare Amoo on an Industrialist’s Role in eLearning in Africa

Nancy White

However these products and services form a core input in the industrialist’s production process system. Higher education system in Africa is confronted with some challenges.

At the intersection of power and participation

Chris Corrigan

Tuesday is writing a lot more about this, but the essence of the framework is that neither social justice analysis nor participatory process are enough on their own to move us into the new forms of leadership that are needed in a world where social inequity and power are becoming increasingly complex, and where traditional forms of organizing are no longer reflective of the interconnected nature of global society. We are all connected to the entire system. Leaving New York today.

The Divine Right of Capital: Waking Up

Alchemy of Change

The goal isn’t to do away with wealth, but to redesign a system that gives illegitimate power to wealth. As I mentioned in my original post , I just finished reading The Divine Right of Capital by Marjorie Kelly.

The Primal Forces that Drive Social Networks | Digital Tonto

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Globally connected networks with strong local cohesion are not only possible, they are the equilibrium case – you just needed a relatively small number of Granovetter’s “weak ties” mixed in to make the whole thing work. So you really can think globally by acting locally. The process moves relatively slowly and then, suddenly, a new global state is achieved. Centralized systems are my main concern. Skip to content Home About Greg Satell Why Digital Tonto?

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Has the Industrial Age Has Finally Run Out of Gas?

Portals and KM

They meet to coordinate on the Internet in tea houses and provide 40% of global motorcycle production. CEMEX, the highly profitable Mexican cement company , found the business case for social business by connecting their employees globally to gain operational efficiency. Yet, he says that these systems have worked and they continue to work. Yesterday, I reviewed Rawn Shah’s book, Social Networking for Business.