Social Media Course – $176 – 13 June 2012 Sydney with @InforumGroup

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Media Training June 2012. Wednesday 13 June 2012, 2pm-6pm. Having a Facebook fanpage and a Twitter account is not a “strategy” – this session gives you the steps to developing both. social media 2012 Course Education Facebook June Sydney Training Twitter workshop

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CIO Job Requirements 2012

Portals and KM

Another CIO, Jerry Johnson, CIO of Pacific Northwest National Laboratories, emphasized the breadth of IT experience required: software development, infrastructure, operations, architecture, and project management. Rob Preston recently wrote about What CIOs Want In Their Successors in Information Week. Rob talked with four CIOs in the U.S. about the attributes they're looking for in a successor.    First, they want multidimensional leaders.

2012 126

Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Social Business for SMBs

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2012. They are developing XPages for clients to look at just their own content. I am very pleased to be back again after last year.

2012 182

My AppGap Blog Posts for October 2012

Portals and KM

iRise Accelerate Software Development with Functional Application Simulations. KM World 2012 Notes: Facilitating Knowledge Sharing. Complete Listing of My KM World 2012 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 October. There will be more in November. Comprehensive Enterprise Integration is Enabled by Jive’s Platform.

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Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Opening Session Wednesday

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2012. The IP internet protocol was developed in 1969 so you did not have to think about the machine. Social connectedness – 800M on Facebook and 140M video chat in 2012.

2012 169

Blog>> Taxonomy Development Infographic

Green Chameleon

Here is a poster design I’ve been working on for a while – it summarises the empirical, evidence based taxonomy development process we recommend. This is the link to an A4 pdf version. This is the link to an A3 pdf version. We’re going to look at costs/prices for printing this on high quality poster paper and shipping it if there’s a demand. Let us know

2012 173

JAC 2012 – Joint Alumni Conference Event Highlights

Elsua

Yes, indeed, that has been the main ah-ha moment and massive wake-up call that I have been having while attending and presenting at JAC 2012. Luis Suarez Live Tweeting Highlights from #jac12 Event, Zurich, September 2012 from Luis Suarez.

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Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Music Industry Social Evolution

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2012. Here is an interview I did on Rational with Gina Poole (see IBM Rational Offers Collaboration and Innovation within Software Development ).   Kevin said the development is about high collaboration.

2012 158

2012 Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprise MAKE Winners

Portals and KM

Teleos, in association with The KNOW Network, has announced the 2012 Global MAKE Winners. An even more select group of organizations form the 2012 Global MAKE Hall of Fame. Developing knowledge workers through senior management leadership. The 2012 Global MAKE Winners trading on the NYSE/NASDAQ showed a Total Return to Shareholders (TRS) for the ten-year period 2002-2011 of 19.7% - nearly three times the average Fortune 500 company median.

2012 141

My AppGap Blog Posts for November 2012

Portals and KM

Atlassian Stash Supports Enterprise Application Developers with DVCS Git. Complete Listing of My 2012 E 2.0 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. Alfresco Enhances Its Content Management Offering with More Integration Touchpoints. I BM Connections 4.0

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Lotusphere 2012 - Opening General Session

Michael Sampson - Currents

for developing better products. Notes Next, called "Social Edition" (coming later in 2012). - In collaboration with IBM, developed a way of training doctors to learn across boundaries. Alister Rennie, General Manager. last year IBM introduced social business. Let's review what we've done in the past year, and what's coming up. Michael J Fox, "don't play the result". guest speaker for today. - "don't play the result - act in the moment."

2012 120

My AppFusions Blog Posts for September and October 2012

Portals and KM

I also covered KM World 2012 on the blog but I am listing those posts in a separate post because there were quite a few. iRise Provides Functional Application Simulations to Accelerate Software Development. Atlassian Stash Powers Enterprise Application Developers with DVCS Git. KM World 2012 Notes: Complete Summary Listing As I mentioned at the beginning of the month, I am working with the AppFusions.

2012 126

How-to Guides>> How To Develop a Taxonomy

Green Chameleon

Here is a poster design I’ve been working on for a while – it summarises the empirical, evidence based taxonomy development process we recommend.

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Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Mobile, Bring Your Own Device

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2012.   They are not trying to do it all themselves and are also making it easy for third party developers to cerate mobile apps for Domino. In fact you need separate development teams, as Apple does not allow developers who work on iOS apps to work on Andriod ones. These are easier to develop than pure native apps. I am very pleased to be back again after last year.

2012 143

Developing a Cultural Ethos of Collaboration - at The Smarter Office

Michael Sampson - Currents

Over on The Smarter Office blog, I published my latest post - Developing a Cultural Ethos of Collaboration : " In January I attended a major collaboration focused conference in the United States — IBM’s Lotusphere 2012. Read more: Developing a Cultural Ethos of Collaboration.

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My App Gap Posts for June 2012

Portals and KM

AppFusions Speeds Software Development Through Integration of iRise® Visualization with Atlassian JIRA, Confluence. 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 June. There will be more in July. Convo – The Evolution of Social Business Video. The Social Organization According to Gartner.

2012 116

eXo Extends Cloud IDE - Cloud-based Development Platform

Portals and KM

eXo is a user experience platform-as-a-service (UXPaaS) company that supports developers.   He said that they started the eXo Cloud IDE project back over a year ago with the objective to make developers more productive in building and deploying cloud-based apps.

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Bioteams develops unique Social Media Impact Forecasting Simulator

The Bumble Bee

I am pleased to announce the development of a unique Business Social Media Impact Forecasting Simulator which provides a simple but scientific approach to developing clear and credible forecasts of the impact including financial benefits of social media campaigns before they are undertaken.

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My App Gap Posts for August 2012

Portals and KM

eXo Expands its Cloud IDE Cloud-based Development Platform.   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. Moxie Provides Free Desktop Sync Capability with Moxie Spaces. Interview with Cisco’s Raj Gossain. Spigit Offers ICON as Free Service to Expand Crowdsourcing. New harmon.ie

2012 109

Productivity Delivered (Share 2012, Atlanta) #share2012 @sharepoint

Michael Sampson - Currents

Was involved in developing a medical system in SharePoint. aspects - support corporate developers, software vendors, and systems integrators. -. Gideon says, "it is no longer the case that it is hard to find a trained SharePoint developer. 3) build a world-class platform - "platform" is an over-used term, but it means (1) great out-of-the-box capabilities, and (2) extension points through third-party add-ons and custom development. -.

2012 114

Tweet Jam 2012: The State of the SharePoint Community

Portals and KM

Yesterday I sat in on the Tweet Jam 2012: The State of the SharePoint Community (#SPJam) hosted by Mark Fidelman (harmon.ie), It was sponsored by harmon.ie. Q3: What Microsoft/SharePoint developments will affect the community? There was a group of invited panelists but anyone could participate. The panelists were: John Anderson (Bamboo Nation). Ant Clay (21 Apps). Dave Coleman (SharePointEduTech Ltd). Bjørn Furuknap (USPJ Academy). Michael Greth (SharePointCommunity.de).

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TeachMeet SEN 2012

SocialTech

I'm very excited to be organising TeachMeet SEN 2012 - or TMSEN12 , a meetup talking place later this month on Saturday 28th of January , in Leicester's lovely Phoenix Square.

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Virtual Course: Network Development Challenges

Networking Action

This module title is Network Development Challenges. It introduces core network concepts and further develops them … EventsIn partnership with The Network University I am offering a three-week virtual courses for people who are working in, for or with networks.

Transforming Your Enterprise with SharePoint (Share 2012, Atlanta)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Start with out-of-the-box capabilities, then look at third-party add-ons, and only then (as a last resort) go for custom development. -. Not for SharePoint administrators and developers. -. Develop a strategic SharePoint roadmap - what are the solutions, what do you get out of this? -. The biggest challenge in the enterprise - what is SharePoint, and what does it mean for the organization? Biggest problem - what is SharePoint? It can mean so many different things. -

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RedCentral: Automating Coke Cosolidated's Salesforce (Share 2012, Atlanta)

Michael Sampson - Currents

used InfoPath to develop a survey, which are saved into a document library. Jody Billiard and Shawn Olsen are presenting a case study on how Coke Consolidated uses SharePoint to support the salesforce. Jody is the Chief Accounting Officer for Coke Consolidated. Shawn is the senior manager for business systems and customer management systems. Coke Consolidated - is different from Coca Cola. Coca Cola - the world's largest beverage company. Has customers across 200 countries.

2012 117

IBM Lotusphere and CONNECT 2012 – Here We Go Again! #ls12 #IBMConnect

Elsua

Of course, I am talking about the IBM Lotusphere 2012 event , which this time around, also comes along with the second edition of the CONNECT 2012 event. Look forward to seeing you all at Lotusphere and IBM Connect 2012 … Oh and don’t be shy!

2012 188

Case Study: Implementing an Effective SharePoint Training Program (Angela Chionchio, BMS) - Share 2012, Atlanta

Michael Sampson - Currents

In the session before lunch at Share 2012, Angela from Bristol-Myers Squibb is taking about implementing an effective SharePoint training program. Angela is the lead trainer for SharePoint at the Global Development and Medical Affairs (GDMA) division at BMS. Developed three training programs - two for site owners (either in resource-supported or self-supported sites), and one for site members. -. Are developing e-learning materials for beyond-US site owners. -.

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Virtual Course: Network Development Challenges Oct. 29

Networking Action

This module title is Network Development Challenges. It looks at issues that arise in network development … EventsIn partnership with The Network University I am offering a three-week virtual courses for people who are working in, for or with networks.

KM for Non-Profits in Developing Countries

Portals and KM

Nancy Dixon recently posted a comprehensive summary of research she did of eleven non-profits to find out how knowledge management (KM) was being implemented in developing countries (see A Knowledge Management Strategy for Non-Profits Working in Developing Countries ). She first found that non-profits working in developing countries are late adopting Knowledge Management.

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The Waves of Enterprise Social Networking at eBay (Ramin Mobasseri, eBay) - Share 2012, Atlanta

Michael Sampson - Currents

The opening keynotes for day 2 of Share 2012 are done. develop a roadmap - including selecting the vendors, making recommendations, running a proof-of-concept, training (started brown-bag sessions on SharePoint and social very early), align organizational goals and culture, and more. -. be intentional about the wave 1 - for eBay, it was social communities (learning and development, global leaders, etc). -. develop an organizational partnership: -.

2012 114

Notes on Wednesday's Keynote at Lotusphere 2012 - The Future of Social Technology

Michael Sampson - Currents

Cerf developed IP in the late 1960s. Next step - Watson for Healthcare (August 2011), and in 2012 ongoing the focus is on other industry sectors. The session has three individual sessions, then a panel discussion of the three speakers. Speaker 1 - Sir Tim Berners-Lee. - The web was originally was supposed to be about a collaborative space. Social business is a way of getting there. In the late 80s-early 90s, Tim was annoyed that there was no level of abstraction on the documents.

2012 126

Developing a New SharePoint 2010-based Intranet #intranets2012

Michael Sampson - Currents

They developed seven personas in total - and were able to tie their work back to what these people were doing. (Some notes from yesterday afternoon. The presenter asked for "pre-publication" review.). The next presenter is talking about his work with delivering a new intranet at his organization. The technology is SharePoint 2010. He asked me to be deliberately vague in my blog notes, so as not to identify the organization. I've tried to extract the rich ideas from what he said.

2012 122

Developing Real Skills for Virtual Teams

The Bumble Bee

The Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina recently published a useful white paper on the topical area of developing skills for virtual teams. It is available online and in PDF. What I found most interesting was the section on Virtual Team Challenges. Virtual Teams

iRise - A Collaborative Approach to Building Agreement for Software Development

Michael Sampson - Currents

I recently spoke with iRise, a developer of simulation software for software development, about its approach to improving software development.

2012 142

Kapow Software - A New Approach to Application Development

Michael Sampson - Currents

When building applications that integrate data from multiple systems, Kapow Software offers an alternative to manual coding or relying on poorly-implemented APIs : " In my books and workshops on collaboration, I talk about the technology being "at most 10% of the equation" when it comes to success.

2012 in Review by Michelle

Michelle Laurie

It was very nice of Word Press to create a 2012 in review for me. I finally took part in an Art of Hosting for my own professional development (on beautiful Bowen Island). Birth of my son, Ira Laurie-Pouliot, November 27, 2012. THIS IS CERTAINLY THE HIGHLIGHT of 2012!

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Developing a Social Business User Adoption Strategy (London, October 1)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The workshop is presented in conjunction with Collaboration Matters: " The Developing a Social Business User Adoption Strategy seminar provides a forum for learning and engagement about encouraging user adoption for new collaboration tools. For registration details (check out the early bird pricing), see Developing a Social Business User Adoption Strategy.

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Links of the Month: November 30, 2012

How to Save the World

illustration from my book Finding the Sweet Spot. A bout half the people on Bowen Island, where I live, commute daily to Vancouver via a heavily taxpayer-subsidized car ferry.

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It Doesn't Take a Miracle: Driving Successful User Adoption (Sarah Haase, Best Buy) - Share 2012, Atlanta

Michael Sampson - Currents

In the closing keynote for Share 2012, Sarah Haase is presenting on driving successful user adoption. developed a strategy - process optimization, information architecture, and community development. -. development in progress, etc. Sarah spoke at Share 2011 in Sydney, talking about Turning the Tide and De-Mystifying ROI for SharePoint. Key points: - user adoption is critically important to SharePoint success.

2012 109

Obituary: Online Forums Have Died (? – 2012)

Managing Communities

Developing Your Communityphoto credit: Global_5000 I am deeply saddened to announce that online forums have died, as confirmed by areforumsdead.com. They passed away quietly in their sleep last night at an unknown age. While it may be unclear when online forums were born, from the moment that people were able to discuss something with another human over [.].

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Blog>> A Prezi on the Taxonomy Development Poster

Green Chameleon

Here’s an interactive version of the Taxonomy Development Poster I posted yesterday: How to Build a Taxonomy on Prezi

2012 122

Start to Finish: Constructing a Successful Roadmap for SharePoint (Mary Ann Lorkowski, Diebold) - Share 2012, Atlanta

Michael Sampson - Currents

trainers, development leaders, executive stakeholders, etc. 3) know who really controls what - the branding, the process, the training, custom development. 4) develop a communications plan. 6) training and adoption plan - develop a comprehensive training plan, build your own SharePoint user group, communicate regularly. -. (7) Mary Ann provided her view of developing a SharePoint roadmap.

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Collaborative thinking: four key roles

The Bumble Bee

In his unique book "Dialogue and the art of thinking together" William Issacs introduces the Four-Player System originally developed by David Kantor. Team Leadership Development

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