Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking

Elsua

I mean, we have only been having social software tools for merely 15 years and we are already starting to hate them, as end-users? Greg Lowe (@Greg2dot0) December 27, 2011. This is what I mean with the state of the Social Web.

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Reflections from 2011 – Redefining Your Social Web Presence

Elsua

After having put together last couple of blog posts about some of my reflections from the year we are about to end around The Social Web and Technology in general, I guess it’s now a good time to share with the world the third one from the series. Even after the Social Web.

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Trending Sources

Social Media Revolution 2011

Elsua

If you ever want to re-energise yourself or charge your batteries to keep living social #sbf11 is a good one example of how it can be done! Welcome to the Social Media Revolution 2011 ! Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Social Computing

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Reflections from 2011 on The World of Social Media

Elsua

While everyone else out there on the Internet Blogosphere gets busy blogging away their predictions for 2012 around the world of Social (And whatever other word you would want to insert right after !), During the course of 2011 I have embarked on a whole bunch of business travelling.

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

Elsua

A couple of months back you would remember how I put together a couple of posts over here in this blog where I shared some of the highlights from the recent Social Business Forum 2011 event, which took place on June 8th in Milan, Italy.

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IBM’s Trip to Become A Socially Integrated Enterprise

Elsua

Over the last couple of weeks there have been a number of rather interesting and insightful blog posts that have been covering IBM’s journey to become a social business. That’s an important aspect of the role predictive analytics will play as social analytics evolve&#.

Google+ Hints at a Social Media Marketing Revolution

Alchemy of Change

How often do you follow companies, organizations or products on social networks? One of the interesting things about social networks like Facebook and Twitter is seeing which friends you share with other people.

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Traditional Media brainwashing Australians about Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Telephones don’t stalk children, Social Media doesn’t intimidate them either. I must see a dozen articles a day trashing social media in traditional media. And who is responsible for the “social media is party media&# approach?

The Social Enterprise – Welcome to the Era of Intrapreneurship!

Elsua

There are plenty of blog posts out there that have covered very well the topic of “ The Future of the Workplace &# and the impact of social computing in helping shape up the business world to become a whole lot more open, engaged, transparent and nimble.

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Social Business Forum 2011 – On Collaboration by Luis Suarez

Elsua

and Social Business events taking place in Milan, Italy, on June 8th. Indeed, mark your calendars as well for the Social Business Forum 2011. Social Computing and Social Business events in Europe, along with the Enterprise 2.0 and start living social !).

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CommunityBuilders: The State of Community Management 2011 with Rachel Happe

Elsua

So I am pleased to share over here with all of you “ The State of Community Management 2011 with Rachel Happe “ That’s right! IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing

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How Meaningful, Smarter, Freelance Work Is Redesigning the Social Enterprise

Elsua

and Social Computing. Plenty of food for thought for those internal social computing evangelists out there who feel they are on to another league trying to shift gears and change their corporate culture as they know it to start living social.

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#e2conf 2011 Highlights – Offline Social Networking Still Rules!

Elsua

Yes, I am now back to work, back to the social grid, back to carry on with my usual blogging mojo. conference event for yours truly: the offline social networking interactions!

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The Soft Skills of Collaboration and The Social Enterprise

Elsua

The key question would be whether your business is well prepared to invest, heavily enough, in shaping up its own culture to re- adjust and become a truly Social Enterprise. Nothing to do with social computing tools alone, really.

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Social Media at Work

Elsua

This time around Social Media @ Work. With the existence, and abundance, of social networking tools, we are no longer having to depend on one or two individuals, or a small team of communicators, to help spread the message around.

Social Media and The Cone of Silence – Victoria Department of Justice

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE, VICTORIA: What does it mean when the people you elected to represent you, turn off comments in social channels? It’s saying that social spaces are broadcast spaces. The other 7 steps to social media engagement ).

Social Network Identity: Anonymity, Pseudonymity and Accountability -Media140

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Will be the second biggest revenue earner in the Social Economy. . We take a look at the legal, social and media perspectives and ask the question is it really that important? One of the great mysteries of life is why Anon was such a genius in print and such an idiot online.

Welcome to the Social Enterprise Awakening!

Elsua

And all of that thanks to the revolution social computing within the enterprise has, at long last, provoked within the business world, as well as in our society, as we know it. Social Business is about respecting people&#.

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

Elsua

It was one of those great presentations that makes you think about the daily challenges we all face when confronting work and our own productivity and how by shifting gears and opening up to social tools, we may find plenty of solutions to the problems we face today.

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Singapore Social Media Workshop for PR and Online Media: September 2011

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

On 13th of September, 2011 I am teaching a social media workshop in Singapore, AND presenting at a conference. If you want to know how to put out a social media press release, how to set up an online community monitoring station and how to measure social media, this workshop is for you! You can also download the Social Media PR Singapore brochure from Scribd. Workshop B: Social Media Monitoring Tools and a Social Media Press Room.

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IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – Get Social, Do Business!

Elsua

Another week on the road has just gone by without me hardly ever noticing it, as I was doing some more business travelling to both Madrid and Barcelona, meeting up with customers to talk further on around the subject of Social Computing and Social Software Adoption.

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Back to Blogging: Fosca (1998 – 2011)

Elsua

In fact, if you have been hanging out there on the various social networks that I use on a regular basis you would notice how during that period of time things have been relatively quiet from yours truly.

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Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

No journalists, except a journalists that now work in social media and a few bloggers now paid to bring their audiences and expert knowledge to journalism (blogournalists?) NB I’ll be on Radio National Monday night talking about OccupyWallstreet and social media).

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. This course is not for absolute beginners – some familiarity with social media recommended.

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Reclaim Blogging – On Why Your Blog Still Is Your Best Personal Branding Social Tool

Elsua

Over the course of the years Hugh MacLeod has always been posting some of the most amazing content available out there on the Internet Blogosphere on various different topics, specially, related to Social Networking. Does blogging still play a key part in your social interactions?

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Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Elsua

Like I have mentioned yesterday, it’s been a few days already since I jumped the shark and joined the bunch of early adopters who have been hammering down, and taking for a spin, the latest iteration of Google to get social with Google Plus , right after Google Wave and Google Buzz.

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

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. Charlie began by discussing what do you need to make social happen. Charlie said a major part of his role is to make it easy to integrate Lotus technology and add more social to apps. 

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Reflections from 2011 – The Year of Mobile, Again

Elsua

It’s even more interesting when some of those conversations have been going on around what we have done and learned in 2011 and right off it all turns into personal reflections for what’s happened throughout the year. At least, in 2011 with yours truly.

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How the Social Enterprise Defines the 21st Century Workplace – Moving To The Edge

Elsua

Specially, those folks who have made the Social Web their new home. Douglas keeps questioning whether technology (And the (Social) Web) are part of the main problem we have been having over the last few years in the jobs market with having less and less of them.

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My Favorite Tweets for June 1 - 15 2011

Portals and KM

Social Democracy: White House Learns To Listen [link]. Collaboration: What’s Your Enterprise Social Networking Style? 25 Women Who Rock Social Media in 2011 [link]. RT @joemckendrick : RT @quicosala Next social computing frontier: highly social robots [link]. AIIM + vendors collaborate on new guidelines for deployment of Social Business [link]. CIOs share 7 tips for social media strategy [link] #socbiz #cio.

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How Fun and Creativity Can Shape Your Own Social Computing Guidelines and Policy

Elsua

I remember the day when IBM was first facing that very same issue , on whether to put together a social computing policy and guidelines or not. which explains quite nicely their own social media policy that they are using: Fun stuff, eh?

How connect.BASF Helped BASF Become a Social Business

Elsua

In the recent past I have been blogging over here a couple of times already on some of the amazing piece of work that BASF ( disclaimer: An IBM customer) has been doing over the course of the last year or so on becoming a Social Business and behave and act as such.

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Our OutStart Blog Posts – August 2011

Portals and KM

As I mentioned on this blog I am now helping OutStart with their social media efforts as part of the OutStart team. I am one of several people contributing to our OutStart Knowledge Solutions Blog (see: My New Role within OutStart’s Social Media Efforts ). Thoughts from 2011 mLearn Mobile Learning Part One: The Conference. Thoughts from 2011 mLearn Mobile Learning: Part Two: Preparation. Social Business Maturity Models.

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Work Trends 2021 Panel

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. Scott said that social computing will be integrated at the workplace at the same level you see in consumer space now. Kevin added that we are good with predictions on the physics part but we get the social aspects wrong. 

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Mary Poppins Online Community – Social Media Manager Leah Howard

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I loved interviewing Leah Howard who plays Mrs Corry in Mary Poppins and is Disney’s online community manager slash social media manager for the show.

Complete Listing of My 2011 Enterprise 2.0 Boston Conference Notes

Portals and KM

Here is the complete series of notes I took on the 2011 Enterprise 2.0 My 2011 Enterprise 2.0 My 2011 Enterprise 2.0 My 2011 Enterprise 2.0 My 2011 Enterprise 2.0 My 2011 Enterprise 2.0 My 2011 Enterprise 2.0 My 2011 Enterprise 2.0 My 2011 Enterprise 2.0 My 2011 Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes: UC + Social Computing = Best of Both Worlds? My 2011 Enterprise 2.0 My 2011 Enterprise 2.0 My 2011 Enterprise 2.0

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Why Our Software Needs Social Context

Alchemy of Change

Recognizing Social Context. The first step to doing that is something so natural, so baked into our social awareness, we don’t even think about it when we do it in the offline world. Mobile: Where Our Offline and Online Social Contexts Merge.

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My Favorite Tweets for April 1 - 14 2011

Portals and KM

How the Army Corps of Engineers, Charleston District uses social media [link]. RT @ outstart : RT @ jbowles : Social Objects as fulcrum for a community [link] by @ gautamghosh. Social Media ROI: Socialnomics [link] via [link]. RT @ outstart : Why Users Are More Engaged With #Social Media on Fridays [link]. Google: Social Media Success Determine Employee Bonuses [link] via [link]. from @ abonde my take on learning is social: [link] > good points thx.

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My Fast Forward Posts for August 2011

Portals and KM

Review of Business Goes Virtual: Making Sense of Social. What Exactly Does a Social Media Influence Score Mean? Here is the monthly listing of my Fast Forward blog posts. I find it helps me with an archive and hopefully is also useful to you. There is a separate category for these summaries in my right side column on this blog. This isi the last month for the FastForward blog. I have greatly enjoyed the past four plus years writing for it.

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My App Gap Posts for August 2011

Portals and KM

The Social Marketing Funnel – A Review. We First: On Brands, Consumers, and Social Media – A Review. Here are my AppGap posts for August. The AppGap posts began toward the end of January 2008.    Here, I am primarily doing product commentaries with a few other things thrown in. Below are the ones for August. There will be more in September. Endeca Moves Beyond Deterministic BI Reporting. Interact Provides Robust Intranet 2.0. The Rise of Tablets in the Enterprise.

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