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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Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 2011

Nancy White

Graphic Facilitation Workshop 2011 ) We had a great time with the first version of this workshop in August of 2010 in BEAUTIFUL Rossland, BC. Graphic Facilitation Workshop 2011: Using Visuals for Effective Engagement. Earlybird Registration (before March 15, 2011): $640 CAD + HST (12%).

Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary

Elsua

That’s why I’m including this entry as part of the “Reflections from 2011″ series. A World Without Email – The Progress Report. I know, a long time ago, but still worth while sharing across before we catch up with 2011′s, don’t you think?

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Back to Blogging: Fosca (1998 – 2011)

Elsua

It looks like the world just decided to spin over and over at double the speed, not allowing us to catch breath and move on nicely with the flow. Fosca (1998 – 2011) – R.I.P. General Interest Gran Canaria Life Metablogging Work Life Integration

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My KM World 2011 Session Notes: Complete Listing

Portals and KM

Here is the listing with links of my notes from the 2011 KM World conference. KM World Session Notes: Creating & Applying a Semantic Infrastructure Platform for Knowledge Sharing – Part One. KM World Session Notes: Creating & Applying a Semantic Infrastructure Platform for Knowledge Sharing – Part Two. KM World Session Notes: Jeremiah Owyang - Architecting a Connected Enterprise. KM World Session Notes: Intranet Strategy & Practice. World.

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Press Conference

Portals and KM

This is the second in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. Q – In the real world social media can be used to organize the political opposition as well as give the oppressors new data on what their opposition is doing.

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SharePoint Conference 2011

Michael Sampson - Currents

The 2011 Microsoft SharePoint Conference is happening this week in Anaheim. Announcements from day one at the conference included: Microsoft has sold 125 million licenses of SharePoint, with availability in 66,000 organizations around the world.

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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.

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Social Business Forum 2011 – On Collaboration by Luis Suarez

Elsua

Indeed, mark your calendars as well for the Social Business Forum 2011. Yes, indeed, combining the best of both worlds! June is just around the corner and, once again, that can only mean that one of my favourite times of the year for conference events is about to kick off as well.

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#e2conf 2011 Highlights – Offline Social Networking Still Rules!

Elsua

So, except for the live tweeting I did for the various presentations I attended, I was basically offline for most of the time, talking and connecting with people in the real world!

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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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Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 13-15, 2011

Michelle Laurie

Canada taking place July 13-15, 2011. Graphic Facilitation Workshop 2011. Earlybird Registration (before March 30, 2011): $640 CAD + HST (12%). Early Bird Rate is $640 + HST (12% ($76.80)) – register before March 30th, 2011.

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

Elsua

And that’s essentially what I have been trying to prove for the last three years of living “ A World Without Email “; that you can be as productive as ever, if not more!, Well, that’s about to drop off this week, because we are in Lotusphere 2011 week!

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: IBM Social Business Partners

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. In 2011, IBM will invest over $2 billion towards the success of its business partners with a focus on providing valuable education to help partners develop the skills they need to add greater value and meet customer needs.

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#e2conf 2011 Highlights – 10 Reasons Why I Enjoyed the Event

Elsua

I know that plenty of folks out there are probably waiting for the next blog post in the series of #e2conf 2011 Highlights from the Enterprise 2.0 Boston Social Web Coverage June 20, 2011.

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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 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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Recommended Resource: Global Intranet Trends for 2011

Michael Sampson - Currents

I spent an hour yesterday afternoon reviewing Jane McConnell's latest publication - the Global Intranet Trends 2011 report. This is the fifth year Jane has surveyed intranet managers on the state of intranets, and thus Jane has a wealth of real world data to aggregate and share.

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Lotusphere 2011 - Some Notes from Afar

Michael Sampson - Currents

This week the Lotus faithful are meeting in Orlando for the annual Lotusphere 2011 conference. IBM published two primary Lotusphere 2011 press releases: Social That's Mobile-Enabled and Cloud Supported.

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Social Business Forum 2011

Governance in a Networked World

Highlights for me included Andrew Gilboy from Oracle again entertaining us with the story of his son's music exploits in the radically changing world of the music industry. Well that it for another year, the 4th Open Knowledge forum I have participated in. The language this year has evolved from 'Enterprise 2.0' to 'the Social Business', signaling the growing acceptance of linking the 'Social' word to the 'Business' word.

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Knowledge Management in 2011: New APQC Book

Portals and KM

tools and the increased reach of the digital world in the work place, including mobile access. The book provides a comprehensive version of how best to implement knowledge management in 2011. If you want a guide to implementing knowledge management in 2011, this is a good book for you.  The subtitle of The New Edge in Knowledge is How Knowledge Management is Changing the Way We do Business.

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2011 Enterprise Sales Driver - Collaboration is #1

Michael Sampson - Currents

Gartner said collaboration software would be a major driver of enterprise sales in Australia and the rest of the world in 2011. For 2011 to 2015, the highest instances of software market growth will align to the business requirements of attracting and retaining customers, enhancing business processes, improving collaboration and social networking, managing content of all types, reporting of performance and results transparency, and workforce effectiveness and flexibility. ".

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My Fast Forward Posts for July 2011

Portals and KM

Boston Coverage June 2011. World’s Big Data to Grow 50X Bigger in Next Decade. 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. There will be more in August. Comprehensive Record of Enterprise 2.0 Promoting Collaborative Innovation at MIX. Designing the Collaborative Enterprise. Making Sense of the Mobile Workforce.

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Access to a world of practice

Learning Alliances

How communities of practice give us access to observing, orienting, deciding, and acting in a world of practice. Happy Corner, where the tailors studied by Jean Lave (2011) worked in the 1970′s, was a remarkable community of practice. And the world changes as communities evolve.

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Becoming a Social Business Client Panel

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. The world is becoming more connected through more devices and smart phones will out paced PC sales by 2012.

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My OutStart Blog Posts – November 2011

Portals and KM

KM World Session Notes: Digital Workplace Trends. KM World Session Notes: What Knowledge Workers Want. KM World Session Notes: Engaging Community With Intranets & Social Media. Reflections on KM World 2011: Moving from Static to Social. As I mentioned on this blog I am now helping  OutStart  with their social media efforts as part of the OutStart team.

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My App Gap Posts for November 2011

Portals and KM

Complete Listing of My KM World 2011 Session Notes. 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 November. There will be more in December. Traackr Introduces Comprehensive Analytics. QlikTech Brings Business Intelligence Capabilities to the Business User. Mu Dynamics Brings Performance Testing to the Cloud and Mobile.

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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. Winners have come from countries around the world, from both small and large organisations. This year’s Awards are now open for entries, with submissions closing on Tuesday 31 May 2011.

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Social Business ROI Panel

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. IBM defines social business as “the world of possibility that occurs when all of the energy and opportunities that have been generated around consumer-side models such as Facebook and Twitter are focused, and brought to bear on business challenges.” To the the left is another great sunset over the event. I attended a session on social business ROI.

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Summary of My 2011 Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes for Tuesday June 21

Portals and KM

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? Here are notes from the five sessions I attended yesterday, Tuesday June 21. This is the fifth year I have attended the event and it continues to be a great place to stay current with the ideas and people in this space. Conference Notes: First Tuesday Keynote.

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Collaboration Roadmap (2011) - New Team Bundle and Bulk Order Pricing

Michael Sampson - Currents

Collaboration Roadmap is almost here - there are only 7 days remaining in the countdown before I can start shipping orders around the world. I have just posted the team bundle and bulk order pricing for the book. For the team bundle, it's "buy four copies, get the fifth free."

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Social Business Forum 2011 – On Collaboration by Luis Suarez – Part Deux

Elsua

As I have mentioned in a blog post a couple of days ago , on June 8th I will be participating in the upcoming Social Business Forum 2011 event in Milan, Italy.

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My Fast Forward Posts for April 2011

Portals and KM

Dealing with A Dynamic World – Useful Thoughts from Thierry de Baillon. Rise of Tablets in the Enterprise in 2011. 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. There will be more in May. Forrester Sees Steady Growth in US IT Market. Getting the Most from Your Collaboration Software.

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Google Plus – Bridging Together Too Irreconcilable Worlds

Elsua

In a fast pacing world where most of the action happens in real time it’s a pity to see how we keep missing this bridge of combining the best of both worlds.

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Thoughts on Coming Back. and Starting 2011

Michael Sampson - Currents

During my vacation, I had been mulling various projects for 2011, and the dawning of this week allowed me to start examining those in more detail. In essence, my plan for 2011 is to keep working with clients who have chosen SharePoint for their collaboration technology, and to provide advisory services and information products (reports, books, workshops) to increase their capability to make SharePoint work at a business and human-factors level. Have a great 2011.

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The amazing world of Facebook

Community Guy

TechCrunch recently shared the snapshot for what happens in 20 minutes on Facebook. The numbers speak for themselves, so I’ll let them do the speaking: Tagged photos: 1.3 million. Event invites sent out: 1.5 million. Wall Posts: 1.6 million. Status updates: 1.8 million. Friend requests accepted: 1.97 million. Photos uploaded: 2.7 million. Comments: 10.2 million. Messages: 4.6 million. Remember, this is just a 20 minute slice of time. Every 20 minutes this repeats. Day after day.

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. At the moment 78% of consumers purchase based on peer recommendations and 770 million people world wide visited social networking sites where you can see these recommendations.

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Help Complete the Intranet-Digital Workplace Trends 2011 Survey

Portals and KM

So far 200 enterprises around the world have taken it. I heard about a useful survey recently, th e 6th annual Intranet-Digital Workplace Trends survey. However, it is open through August and the more the better, in terms of useful results. Key topics covered in this year's "Intranet-Digital Workplace Trends" survey are: Mobile Strategies & Approaches, Collaborative & Social Aspects, Search, Governance & Management, Business Value, and Future Scenarios.

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Living “A World Without Email” … in Google Plus

Elsua

In the last few weeks a lot has been written about whether Google Plus is the ultimate killer social networking site of Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, or several others, you name it.

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

Portals and KM

He referred to Erik Brynjolfsson’s work in the morning panel (see 2011 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium Notes: Academic Keynote Panel ).  Adam offered an example from the game world. There is a large and noisy audience in the online game world that often chants garbage.

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The 2011 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is Today

Portals and KM

The 2011 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium's theme will focus on the evolving CIO's role and how the CIO can create strategic value for organizations in a digital business world. 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. The event is sold out with over 900 people registered.

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Conversations for the 21st Century – Community on April 1st, 2011

Nancy White

In association with the World Café Community Foundation , weDialogue is hosting a series of interactive online “ Conversations for the 21st Century ” designed to stimulate collective innovation and new patterns of thinking in response to the global challenges we face today.

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My Favorite Tweets for February 16 – 28 2011

Portals and KM

KM World 100 companies that matter in Knowledge Management 2011 includes www.darwineco.com. via @ outstart RT @ christineptran : Mobile World Congress: 5 Trends to Watch from GigaOm « [link]. RT @ tonykarrer : Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ [link]. Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric from @ elsua [link] > must read #ls11.

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