On homeschooling, integration and Dutch


For me homeschoolers are a bit like expats or third-culture kids , who are often drawn together regardless of their origins and initial languages because they share the experience of establishing a life in another culture.

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What’s Your Purpose?


On the other hand, there are also plenty of other great purposes for which people/organisations have pretty much nailed their efforts into becoming a Socially Integrated Enterprise. It’s 2015, it’s considered a given. The Journey of Becoming a Socially Integrated Enterprise .

The Trials and Tribulations of Freelance Work


work / life integration is also going to be one of the main topics I will be talking about in terms of being able to rediscover something I may have thought I lost at one point in time: productivity , or better said, effectiveness , without having to clock in 80+ hours per week.

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Social Computing Guidelines and Why You Would Still Need Them


I know what you are thinking, here we are, already passed through 2015, and we still need guidelines? And IBM’s official journey to become a Socially Integrated Enterprise had just begun.

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Yammer: Better for Teams

Michael Sampson - Currents

The changes are part of an ongoing effort to make Yammer better for teams – those focused on projects and initiatives – as opposed to more loosely defined groups or communities of interest / practice. The new changes will roll out before the end of 2015, and include: – the Discovery feed, for showing related conversations from complementary groups in your network. The Office Team announced another round of improvements to Yammer.

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Social Business Is People to People Business – The #Movistar Story – Part Deux


Did I mention how patient they were with me while I struggled to comprehend the situation I was going through initially and that they managed to clear out accordingly AND on a timely manner? Over three years ago I wrote an article over here around the ‘ Joy of Business Travelling ’.

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Blog>> ISKO UK Conference 2015 - Call for Papers

Green Chameleon

They have just issued a call for papers for their 2015 conference, which will be held 13-14 July 2015. Prospects for integrating more KO techniques into applications such as email, records management, online sales outlets, social media. Linked open data initiatives and their impact. You will be informed by the first week of February 2015 whether your proposal has been accepted. Full papers should be submitted by 1 May 2015

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Conversations With a Wonderful Client

Full Circle Associates

So for 2015, I want to challenge my own ideas of how to support facilitation capacity development in myself and others, for just the kinds of challenges you face, Simone. Sometimes you just get lucky. I get lucky quite a bit with my wonderful clients.

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Community development and digital inclusion – SMILEY baseline report published


The baseline report for the SMILEY evaluation of community development and digital inclusion (Social Media Initiatives in Local East York), co-authored by Alison Gilchrist and myself, is now available here. The baseline survey was conducted between November 2014 and January 2015.

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My KM World 2010 and Enterprise Search Summit 2010 Notes: James Robertson on Intranets in 2015

Portals and KM

I attended the session, Intranets in 2015 led by James Robertson, Managing Director - Step Two Designs. This powerful presentation outlines a vision for intranets in 2015, describing a day-in-the-life of how staff will work. She has done some tasks and has an initial understanding of what is happening at the company and within its market. Fifth – Integrate into the business.

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2014, The Year That Was


What’s about to come up shortly is perhaps a bit too personal any way; an exercise of self-introspection to help me understand better what’s happened this year and venture into what 2015 may bring forward. I couldn’t wait for it to be over, done and dealt with and off we go into 2015.

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Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2014 – Some Highlights

Michael Sampson - Currents

In other words, while Microsoft continues to deliver best-of-breed offerings in these respective market spaces (collaboration, mail and calendaring, real time, social, and office productivity apps), the Office Graph looks across the collection and presents a unified and coherent picture of what’s happening in relation to specific projects, initiatives, etc. There was also some discussion about the next version of SharePoint, due in 2015 (which made Bjørn very happy ).

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Blog>> KM Practitioner Interview Series: Praba Nair

Green Chameleon

A few key stakeholders of the tea estates initially showed little interest in the project. I’m working on a framework that integrates KM with Innovation. Interview done on 15 December 2015 at a pub somewhere in the west of Singapore.

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IBM's Mike Rhodin on the Convergence of Social Business, Analytics and Commerce: Part One

Portals and KM

IBM projects $16 billion in business analytics revenue by 2015. In the predictive analytics space they are initially looking into two areas: financial performance management and risk. In the risk space they added OpenPages and integrated it with IBM's Tivoli brand. The only knowledge management systems that I saw that were successful from the early 90s on were those integrated into work process.

Art of Hosting beyond the basics: a new offering

Chris Corrigan

Building the capacities of core teams is a marker of the success and sustainability of the kinds of participatory initiatives that achieve lasting results and outcomes. And they hold a level of depth that allows them to see and sense together strategically as an initiative unfolds.

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