JAC 2012 – Joint Alumni Conference Event Highlights


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. Innovation Learning Open Business Travelling

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Open University Innovating Pedagogy Report, 2019

Jenny Connected

Innovating Pedagogy 2019: Open University Innovation Report 7. Stephen Downes recently posted a link to this report on Innovating Pedagogy on OLDaily, together with this comment. Hubs of activity where learners develop creative processes. Ferguson, R., Coughlan, T.,

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Innovation for Erratic Meatbags

Evolving Web

Habits take longer to develop, of course). He made it clear that innovation was everyone's job. Simon and Jabe could have written off their programmers as stereotypical introvert meatbags and left the innovation to product development experts - but that's the normal way of doing things.

Innovation for Erratic Meatbags

Evolving Web

Habits take longer to develop, of course). He made it clear that innovation was everyone's job. Simon and Jabe could have written off their programmers as stereotypical introvert meatbags and left the innovation to product development experts - but that's the normal way of doing things.

New publication: Creativity Meets Rationale – Collaboration Patterns for Social Innovation

Making CommunitySense

My book chapter “ Creativity Meets Rationale – Collaboration Patterns for Social Innovation ” was recently published in J. We do so via a cross-case analysis of three Dutch social innovation communities simultaneously being set-up.

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Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Opening Session Tuesday

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2012. they developed champions who played a major role in adoption.   He said he was going to cover strategy innovation and leadership, rather than technology.

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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.

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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. Innovation. 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.

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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 Innovate Notes   Wrike Takes Project Management Mobile. 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.

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Lotusphere 2012 - Opening General Session

Michael Sampson - Currents

innovation is very important - eg., 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".

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Innovation and Learning Networks and Free Actors

Networking Action

The idea of “Free Actors in Networks” (FANs) is useful for any type of network , but arose with innovation and learning ones. A Dutch colleague, Eelke Wielinga , introduced me to the “FAN Approach” to network development that arose … Net Dev

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All you ever wanted to know about Agricultural Innovation Systems

Net-Map Toolbox

Agricultural Innovation by connecting farmers to the world. ” “For innovation to occur, interactions among these diverse stakeholders need to be open and to draw upon the most appropriate available knowledge. copyright by IICD on flickr, SEND Westafrica Program [link].

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Innovation agency NESTA announces hyperlocal media research and funding

Social Reporter

The UK innovation agency NESTA is starting a major exploration of the future of hyperlocal media – covering everything from struggling local papers, and reduced local BBC services, through to new Government-backed local TV, and the blogs, online communities and radio stations run by passionate digital activists. Helping to develop thought leadership in the field. Development of a strong network of partners.

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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. Dux Raymond Sy (Innovative-e). Q1) One of the great things SP Community brings is the 'innovation in between.' Q2) #SPJam innovate in numbers and diversity. Q3: What Microsoft/SharePoint developments will affect the community?

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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. -.

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SXSW Notes: Design for Social Innovation and Public Good

Portals and KM

This is the session on Design for Social Innovation and Public Good led by Barbara Brown Wilson Dir UT Austin Center for Sustainable Development, Jess Zimbabwe Exec Dir ULI Daniel Rose Center For Public Leadership in Land Use, John Peterson Founder & Pres, Public Architecture, John Bielenberg Dir Project M, and Suzi Sosa Exec Dir Dell Challenge. Suzi Soza, from the RGK Center for Philanthropy and Community Service’s Dell Social Innovation Competition, will moderate the panel.”.

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

Michael Sampson - Currents

Innovation is at the heart of Coke Consolidated - across products and technology. 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.

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The State of Social Business – A State of Maturity?


Innovation Knowledge Management Open Business

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Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die


Martin Varsavsky (@martinvars) August 18, 2012. . Yet, we, end-users, with the superb help and support from one of the richest ecosystems of amazingly talented developers managed to tweak Twitter, to hack it around in ways never imagined possible, and build brilliance out of it.

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Social Business – Where Bosses and Managers Become Servant Leaders


A servant leader looks to the needs of the people and asks himself how he can help them to solve problems and promote personal development. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Life Social Enterprise

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Presentation: Developing the Next Generation of IdeaStorm

Online Community Strategy

My presentation was on the evolution of Dell’s IdeaStorm open innovation community. Tagged: ideas , ideastorm , open innovation , social business , social media. These are my slides from the Intranet Reloaded Conference in Berlin on April 17th.

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2012 in Review by Michelle

Michelle Laurie

It was very nice of Word Press to create a 2012 in review for me. However, it missed some of my highlights so here they are: Design and facilitation of countless events and meetings using innovative, conversation based and visual techniques. THIS IS CERTAINLY THE HIGHLIGHT of 2012!

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Social Business Is People to People Business – The Iberia Story


Indeed, like I was saying, earlier on today, I was supposed to take a plane from Madrid to Zurich arriving about early afternoon to then get everything ready for tomorrow’s presentation at JAC 2012. Innovation Open Business Travelling

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Want to Trust Your Employees? Give Them All Unlimited Vacation Days


Beth Laking (@bethlaking1) January 6, 2012. . . Paul Gillin (@pgillin) January 10, 2012. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Life Social Enterprise Work Life Integration

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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. Roger's innovation adoption curve - innovators, early adopters, early majority, late majority, laggards. - 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.

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Once Upon a Time … the Power of Storytelling for Business


Little did I know that what eventually turned out to be quite an interesting experiment it developed into something I didn’t expect at all, to the point where it managed to break up my addiction of using slides as a way of protecting my self, my overall presence, my messages, my stories.

Social Business – *The* Ecosystem


To become better at what we do, to deliver better products, to provide better customer service, to keep up with that rampant innovation that never stops. Talking about radical leadership, rampant innovation, Open Business and transparency.

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How Mobility Empowers Work as a State of Mind in the Era of Social Business


Developing such a strategy should be about making informed decisions about what to mobilize and why in order to achieve business objectives ” [Emphasis mine]. It’s changing the way we work, connect, collaborate, share our knowledge, be in the know, innovate together, you name it.

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Liberate Your Company Through Employee Engagement


Then there would be an alarming 59% of *not* engaged employees (What he calls tired dogs ) to then develop even further into a more alarming % of the knowledge workforce: 14% of *actively* disengaged employees (He calls this bunch the foxes ).

Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary


All in a single place so that you can take a look into how things developed further during the course of 2010. Would love to read them as a lovely trip down the memory lane for what we experienced during the course of 2011 and perhaps still into 2012!

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Good Presentations Matter to Rock an Audience


Over the course of the last couple of years I have developed that habit of watching the recordings of the presentations that I give myself at public speaking events. General Interest Innovation Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools

Social Architecture (a manifesto) | Management Innovation eXchange

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Management Innovation eXchange. Management Innovation eXchange. Innovative 4.44. The job of a social architect is to follow Major Jim Gants example and to discover local tribes, build alliances with tribal leaders and develop influence without authority.

Keynote Speakers for Intranets 2012 in Sydney - May 2012

Michael Sampson - Currents

Step Two announced the three keynote speakers for the Intranets 2012 conference in May 2012 : " William Amurgis (USA) is the director of internal communications at American Electric Power (AEP), a large electric utility serving 5.3 For more details and registration, see Intranets 2012.

The Fallacy of Social Networking


That is, their end-user base making the most of the social technologies, whether developers or early adopters or mainstream end-users to get the job done? IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Enterprise

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Collaboration, Ideation, Yada, Yada, Yada (Tom Pryzgod, Abbott International) - Share 2012, Atlanta

Michael Sampson - Currents

foster innovation. -. we need to compete through innovation". -. developed an ideation space - in NewsGator. There are two sessions left before the final keynote. Tom is presenting on collaboration and ideation at Abbott. Tom is the Senior Director for eMarketing and Marketing Operations. Key points: - how to transform communication, collaboration, and ideation in a regulated world.

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Dare to Disagree through Critical Thinking


And what Margaret tries to encourage us all to do is to develop the skills we need to apply plenty of that critical thinking. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Enterprise

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Sacred Economics in a Gift Economy


And developing these gifts. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Life Social Enterprise Work Life Integration

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Productivity Tips for the Mobile (Social) Knowledge Web Worker – Mophie, Gum Max and Logitech


Over the course of the last couple of years I seem to have developed a bit of an addiction with regards to accessories for both of these types of devices, but things seem to have calmed lately now that I feel I may have found just what I wanted: Mophie , Gum Max and Logitech.

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Productivity Tips on Presentations: Inform, Inspire and Motivate


And if there is anything that has become one of my major pet peeves from the corporate world is that obsession we seem to have developed over time with regards to abusing slideware in order to get our messages across.

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Developing digital literacies in practice


Last week I took part in The Guardian Higher Education Network 's Developing Digital Literacy in HE live chat. The topics have been identified and developed in discussion with schools and with a range of individuals, governing bodies and working groups.

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Check Out tweater™ – How to Find Out What is Happing Through Twitter

Portals and KM

It is powered by technology developed at Darwin Ecosystems. The new website is innovative and useful.   They are currently announcing the first tweather ™ media unveiling of their new technology at TechCrunch Disrupt  September 10-12, 2012

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Being Better: Strategic Leadership for Business Ecosystems

Partnering Resources

Image from the Alliance for Business Innovation. Second: Strategy development and implementation will never follow a linear path again. Moore coined the term “business ecosystems” and provides a short introduction to ecosystem development in this article.

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Narrate Your Work, Working Out Loud, with Google Plus


IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Open Business Personal KM Productivity Tools

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