ModPo 2013 starts today

Jenny Connected

Al Filreis’ MOOC, Modern & Contemporary American Poetry has started today. This is the second run of this MOOC. It has a ‘big’ reputation as being a very successful MOOC which has managed to create a community of ‘ModPoers’, dedicated to poetry and Al Filreis!

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ALT-C 2013 Learning in the Open

Jenny Connected

Earlier today I attended the online platform preview webinar for ALT-C 2013. The platform is impressive and easy to navigate.

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Social Media courses – Facebook Twitter – 2013 Sydney Australia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Here are a list of our courses and workshops in Sydney in 2013. . Social Media Campaign Course on 22nd March 2013 5 Steps of a social media campaign using Twitter and Facebook, dashboards and social media websites/campaign sites.

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Starting 2013

Evolving Web

It’s been awhile since I’ve blogged here on Evolving Web. This is becoming a personal blog for someone who has invested a lot of his “person” in his work as of late. I’m vowing to change that this year and this post is a start. All my life, I’ve wanted to be a writer.

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Mardi Gras 2013: Complete Listing of Posts

Portals and KM

This is the complete listing of my series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans. Phunny Phorty Phellows - New Orleans Mardi Gras 2013. Krewe du Vieux: Mardi Gras 2013. Oshun and Cleopatra: Mardi Gras 2013. Pontchartrain and Choctaw: Mardi Gras 2013.

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World Class Mobile Collaboration 2013 Conference - Germany (October 2013)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The conference is called World Class Mobile Collaboration 2013 , and will be held on October 16-17. For registration details, please see World Class Mobile Collaboration 2013. In mid-October, there''s a conference in Germany about the intersection of mobile and collaboration.

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Starting 2013

Evolving Web

It’s been awhile since I’ve blogged here on Evolving Web. This is becoming a personal blog for someone who has invested a lot of his “person” in his work as of late. I’m vowing to change that this year and this post is a start. All my life, I’ve wanted to be a writer.

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Endymion: Mardi Gras 2013

Portals and KM

This is another in a series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans.   The Endymion 2013 theme was ' Ancient  Mysteries'    The super-tandem floats depicted such mysteries as Noah's Ark, Atlantis, King Arthur.

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Krewe du Vieux: Mardi Gras 2013

Portals and KM

This is the second in a series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans. The theme for 2013 was Krewe du Vieux Comes Early! The first major parade of the New Orleans carnival season is  Krewe du Vieux.

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IBM Connect 2013: Tuesday Opening Session Notes

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on IBM Connect 2013. I am very pleased to be back again after the last two years. Here are my notes from 2011 and 2012. Bob Piccano, IBM General Manager led the opening session. The theme was the rise of social business - moving from liking to leading.

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2013 Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Study

Portals and KM

The 16th annual Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) studies will begin on April 15, 2013. The 2013 MAKE research program consists of the Global, Americas, Asian and European studies, as well as national studies for Brazil, China, India and Indonesia.

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Almost ready for ALT-C 2013

Jenny Connected

ALT-C 2013 is now less than a week away and I think we (Roy Williams and I) are almost ready for our workshop on Tuesday 10 th Sept at 3.00 pm – Learning in the Open. There’s nothing like having to be ready for a conference presentation to focus the mind.

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Graphic Facilitation Workshop September 23-24, 2013 – Registration Open!

Michelle Laurie

Canada September 23-24th, 2013! Dates and Time: September 23-24, 2013 (9am-5pm) (*note we condensed the 2.5 Warming up at Graphic Facilitation workshop. I am pleased to announce that there will be a Graphic Facilitation Workshop in Rossland, B.C.,

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Blog>> Intranet Innovation Awards 2013

Green Chameleon

The Intranet Innovation Awards for 2013 are open for submissions ! We are proud to be a supporter of these awards which focus on the differences that an intranet can make in the host organisation’s business (as distinct from benchmarking awards

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Review of Digital Workplace Trends 2013: Part Three – Selected Details

Portals and KM

As I wrote in the first part of this series, I recently received a review copy of Digital Workplace Trends 2013 by Jane McConnell. Jane has conducted the annual surveys since 2006 and published reports every year since 2007. My last post begin to look at some of the details in the report.

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2013 – The Year of Social HR

Elsua

At least, judging from that article Jeanne Meister published earlier on under the heading “ 2013 – The Year of Social HR ” and where she gets to develop further on a good number of different social media trends that will be affecting HR over the course of the next year.

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Mardi Gras 2013 in the French Quarter

Portals and KM

This is another in a series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans. We moved from Frenchmen Street into the French Quarter with the Krewe of Cosmic Debris and then headed to Jackson Square.

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Zulu Lundi Gras: Mardi Gras 2013

Portals and KM

This is another in a series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans. On the Monday before Mardi Gras the 600 members of the Zulu Social Aid & Pleasure Club host a great music festival on the waterfront from 10 to 6.

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Babylon, Chaos, and Muses: Mardi Gras 2013

Portals and KM

This is another in a series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans. Babylon, Chaos, and Muses followed similar routes, one after the other and both went up Napoleon Avenue to St. Charles and on to Canal Street. Muses had a longer route and joined the others at Napolean.

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New Orleans Second Lines 2013

Portals and KM

Since I first wrote this post, there was a terrible shooting at a second line on Mother's Day in which many people were injured but, so far, there were no fatalities. I am pleased to hear that the organizers are planning to reschedule the event.

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Iris and Tucks: Mardi Gras 2013

Portals and KM

This is another in a series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans. The Tucks theme for 2013 was: uncovering history. Iris and Tucks followed similar routes, one after the other and both went up Napoleon Avenue to St. Charles and on to Canal Street.

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My App Gap Posts for March 2013

Portals and KM

Digital Workplace Trends 2013: Review Part 1 – Overview. 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 March. There will be more posts in April. 

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Social Business in 2013 – A Commitment

Elsua

In the world of Social, 2013 is going to accelerate the transformation of vendors talking one thing and doing a completely different other.

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Druids and Nyx: Mardi Gras 2013

Portals and KM

This is another in a series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans. Druids and Nyx followed the same route, one after the other and both went up Napoleon Avenue to St. Charles and on to Canal Street. They were night parades. Druids was first organized in 1921.

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Oshun and Cleopatra: Mardi Gras 2013

Portals and KM

This is another in a series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans. This begins the big parades with Oshun and Cleopatra. It is a night parade held on January 25. One followed the other and both went up Napoleon Avenue to St. Charles and on to Canal Street.

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Review of Digital Workplace Trends 2013: Part One – Overview

Portals and KM

I recently received a review copy of Digital Workplace Trends 2013 by Jane McConnell. First, 2013 is the year where mobile takes off. She As I saw recently at IBM Connect 2013, IBM is betting the company on it and I think that is a wise move. 

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My App Gap Posts for February 2013

Portals and KM

My IBM Connect 2013 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 February. There will be more in March. Fortune 100?s s Top 20 Social CMOs.

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Ordering a Copy of Doing Business with IBM Connections (2013)

Michael Sampson - Currents

As a consequence, you can now place an order for your very own copy of Doing Business with IBM Connections (2013). The book is underway at the printers, and I''m hoping to be able to sign off on the proofs tomorrow afternoon.

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Painting of Night Riders - Mardi Gras 2013

Portals and KM

Here is a 20" x 20" acrylic painting of two flost riders from a night parade in Mardi Gras 2013. I  I now an artist with the  Arts Council of New Orleans  and particpate in their  monthy art market.

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AusLUG 2013 - Sessions are Posted

Michael Sampson - Currents

It's only 15 days before I head to Brisbane for AusLUG 2013. I'll be presenting a strategy session, and a post-conference workshop aligned with my new book. The list of sessions has recently been posted by the AusLUG Organising Committee. I look forward to attending the following sessions: - Chris Crummey's Social Business Strategy keynote. - Rob Hollier's talk on Bringing email back to life. Karen Hooper's session on Developing IBM Notes Help Desk Gurus. -

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It is done. The History of Doing Business with IBM Connections (2013)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The book is finally finished. with the last screenshot taken at 11.10am today. There are four final finalizations required, including the sign-off on the Foreword, a final check of the Appendices, and getting my hands on a high-res version of the photo for the back cover.

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My App Gap Posts for April 2013

Portals and KM

  Review of Digital Workplace Trends 2013: Part Three – Selected Details. 2013 Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Process Starts. The AppGap posts began toward the end of January 2008. 

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Arts Council of New Orleans Saturday Art Market February 2013

Portals and KM

I was pleased to be recently accepted as artist for the Arts Council of New Orleans  for their monthy art market. They occur generally on the last Saturday at Palmer Park in New Orleans , at the corner of S. Carrolton and S. Claiborne.

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Social Business in 2013 – A Challenge

Elsua

Erik Qualman recently showed this in the next take of Social Media 2013 video clips.

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Mardi Gras 2013 in the Maringy

Portals and KM

This is another in a series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans. On Mardi Gras itself we choose to be on the streets with the walking groups rather than the big parades. We started in the Marigny for a pancake breakfast and then hit the streets near Mimi’s in the Marigny.

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IBM Connect 2013: Ed Brill on Reinventing the Inbox

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on IBM Connect 2013. I am very pleased to be back again after the last two years thanks to IBM’s support. Here is a summary of my notes for 2012 and 2011.

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IBM Connect 2013: My Opening Session Notes

Portals and KM

This is the first in a series of notes on IBM Connect 2013. I am very pleased to be back again after the last two years thanks to IBM’s support. Here are my notes from 2011 and 2012. These notes are real time so please forgive any typos.

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My AppFusions Blog Posts for April 2013

Portals and KM

I also covered IBM Connect 2013 on the blog in January and February but I listed those posts in a separate post because there were quite a few. Only the complete IBM Connect 2013 listing post is included below. Complete Listing of IBM Connect 2013 Notes.

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Heading to IBM Connect 2013

Michael Sampson - Currents

Late next week I head to IBM Connect 2013 , previously known as Lotusphere, in Orlando FL. Roll on IBM Connect 2013. I'm attending as an industry analyst, and look forward to the meetings, sessions, and discussions that are coming up. This afternoon I have been reviewing the schedule for the week, and am left speechless at how to get everything to fit in. There are so many opportunities to listen, learn, and engage. and only five days in which to do it.

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User Adoption Strategies Masterclass in Sydney (August 28, 2013)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The User Adoption Strategies Masterclass is coming to Sydney on August 28. Tickets are available immediately. Here''s the details: " The User Adoption Strategies masterclass provides a forum for learning and engagement about encouraging user adoption for new collaboration tools.

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Pontchartrain and Choctaw: Mardi Gras 2013

Portals and KM

This is another in a series on  Mardi Gras 2013  in  New Orleans. Pontchartrain and Choctaw followed the same route, one after the other and both went up Napoleon Avenue to St. Charles and on to Canal Street. We watched this one on St. Charles. They were day parades.

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Welcome to 2013

Michael Sampson - Currents

Welcome to 2013 - I hope you have had a great start to the New Year, wherever you have been. Now into 2013. And I wish you every success in the coming year. With it being the middle of summer here in New Zealand, I have enjoyed a four week annual vacation with my family. Some of the highlights: - Watching the four movies from Alex Kendrick and company, including Flywheel and Fireproof. These movies were excellent, and we enjoyed them immensely.

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The New Book is Available Immediately—Doing Business with IBM Connections (2013)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Yesterday I drove into the city and retrieved five boxes of the new book— Doing Business with IBM Connections (2013). The remainder arrived by truck yesterday afternoon, so I''m delighted to announce that the book is finally available. It''s here. All of the pre-orders were shipped out yesterday afternoon. so for those who ordered in the past weeks, the book is winging its way to you now. IBM Connections Michael''s Books

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