Facebook Trialling Downvote Dislike Button 2018 Algorithm

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

” The company says it’s not testing a dislike button but “exploring a feature for people to give us feedback about comments on public page posts.” ” Just placing it here to track the changes in 2018 Facebook Algorithm FBO/SEO.

2018 136

Links of the Quarter: December 2018

How to Save the World

Buy Safe, Healthy AND Cruelty-Free: Excellent lists of companies that produce safe and healthy cosmetic and chemical products (and those to avoid) are provided by EWG. Similar lists of companies that don’t test on animals or use animal products are provided by PETA.

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5 Types of Content Calendar and Social Media Planning – Sydney Australia Course 2018

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I also am thinking of running short workshops on this for conferences and inhouse at companies. Here are the 5 types of social media planners you need.

2018 142

Data, personal learning and learning analytics

Jenny Connected

Personal Learning vs Personalized Learning: What Needs to Happen Oct 24, 2018 Online Learning 2018, Toronto, Ontario, Contact North. AI in Education Symposium – Introduction : Oct 24, 2018 Arti?cial Conversation with Shelly Blake-Plock Oct 24, 2018 Week 1 of E-Learning 3.0

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Cambridge Analytica vs Beacon – Facebook Australia Quantium

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

How Facebook and Twitter work with big data companies in Australia and beyond. And while Twitter and other companies are also using this data, its the big data companies that should be looked at more carefully. But it is very much like 2018. Ancient history?

2018 201

Facebook Eavesdropping Patent and Congress Questions

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

For example, the video conference system can analyze the captured video content and identify that the video content includes a conference room with ten participants to determine that the video content indicates a company meeting.”

2018 203

Losing Yourself in Awesome

Evolving Web

For the last 10 years, I've been traveling the world, working with all kinds of companies, eating great food, staying in (sometimes) posh hotels, speaking at conferences and it's been awesome. You can lose yourself in awesome. Awes ome itself is overload. boredom is seldom awesome.

2018 192

Computing on R

Learning Alliances

Here are some of the examples of people participating in the R organism “computing on itself” at the Rstudio::conf 2018: Import: Open, welcome. Marco Blume talked about using Data Camp to develop R skills and data literacy in everyone at his company who wanted to skill up.

2018 169

How not to thank your customers

Community Guy

I would have connected with them much more deeply as a group/company made up of individuals interested in their customers, not their own year-end bottom line. . Sometimes being a human is tough. Getting through the day with a enough sleep. Scrounging food that you can get excited about.

2018 116

Guest post: Networks for Mangrove Protection in Costa Rica

Net-Map Toolbox

This project is financed by national donor companies which stimulate voluntary compensations for carbon production of their respective clients. (by Barbara Schroeter). Costa Rica is one of the world´s biodiversity hotspots.

Spoof Intelligence Added for all Exchange Online Protection Plans #office365

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft added Spoof Intelligence for email security earlier this year (January 2018 I think). – You have hired an external company to generate and send out advertising or product updates on your behalf.

2018 116

Confessions of a Super Fan

Community Guy

No matter how much you or your colleagues know about the brand, the products, the company history, your community knows more. Respect this knowledge, and figure out how to put it to work for your company and for the community.

2018 127

Living in an Algorithmic World

Jenny Connected

Two recent conferences, re:publica 18 in Berlin (May 2-4) and Theorising the Web 2018 in New York (April 27 th /28 th ) have featured the influence of algorithms on today’s world. There is growing concern about the power of tech companies and power dynamics in society.

2018 130

Staff Persona Avatars: Social Media, Big Data and Employer Branding

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

It’s not big data [because it’s declarative not behavoural] but Big Data could be used to profile companies for me and candidates for you. Would you use big data tools that analyse social media to identify your perfect job and ditch unsuitale jobs?

2018 157

HR and #BigData – How LinkedIn Uses Data Research for Recruitment

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Data/profile for every company (60 million SME and up). A publishing platform for the above (individual, company, and education facility) to share. advise Gov and companies, educational facilities on just-in-time training for the growing need.

2018 136

You can use Twitter to get new ideas to do your work in a better way

Joitske Hulsebosch

The article is based on a 5 year research program in which they studied 10 employee groups in 5 companies. Would you like to show off at work with great ideas?

2018 151

Confessions of a Super Fan

Community Guy

No matter how much you or your colleagues know about the brand, the products, the company history, your community knows more. Respect this knowledge, and figure out how to put it to work for your company and for the community.

2018 116

Social Media Strategist Jobs: Twitter Sydney Australia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The Twitter Curation team, which is responsible for Moments, sits within Twitter’s Global Business & Product Partnerships team, which works directly with media companies and high-profile users across sports, politics, entertainment, music, and news and delivers the best content that reaches, engages, and delights the largest daily audience in the world. I used to do “social media job of the week” but haven’t for years. Anywhos. Want to work for Twitter?

2018 109

Lessons on learning analytics from a taxi driver

Joitske Hulsebosch

The wonderful taxi system The fantastic system of our taxi driver consists of a point system (it is called cicada) adopted by his taxi company. I've been on a surprise strip. You book a trip for three day but without having a clear where you are going to. Very exciting!

2018 141

Rotten from the Core?

Michael Sampson - Currents

What’s worse that the direct reaction of the one employee I spoke to yesterday, is that he is situated within a wider company – a company that is apparently perfectly fine with indifference, poor service, and a rotten attitude.

2018 116

Losing Yourself in Awesome

Evolving Web

For the last 10 years, I've been traveling the world, working with all kinds of companies, eating great food, staying in (sometimes) posh hotels, speaking at conferences and it's been awesome. You can lose yourself in awesome. Awes ome itself is overload. boredom is seldom awesome.

2018 130

More Human Moments from Microsoft

Michael Sampson - Currents

As a company with more than 100,000 employees, surely in such outage conditions, at least one person could be on hand to provide a human moment to the paying customers of Office 365 who have responded to the original post.

2018 116

Protecting Mobile Devices

Michael Sampson - Currents

Have phone, will work (or even run the company ). Mobile devices as endpoints to corporate information have taken the world by storm. The “mobile first” mantra refers to the preferential use of a mobile device before a desktop or laptop.

2018 116

“Information Protection”

Michael Sampson - Currents

To be the company that helps “everyone to achieve more” – a broad and all-encompassing vision if ever there was one – you have to safeguard and protect the means of achieving as much as providing tools to help with the achieving.

2018 116

Latest posts from Networked City

Social Reporter

Stuff happens: could company operating systems for uncertain futures provide insights into what’s needed for civil society? Here’s the latest posts from the Networked City blog. See earlier posts for more about our development – or the Networked City wiki. Why Government and funders might give more support to community technology, social infrastructure and connecting citizens.

2018 100

Beat the Conference Blahs

Partnering Resources

After seeing a PowerPoint, we may be able to retell one or two of the best practices Company X used. It’s Day Two of the convention and my body aches from sitting in one place for so long. I’ve heard experts tell me what to do and how to do it.

2018 130

Hyperfish Acquired by LiveTiles

Michael Sampson - Currents

The acquisition of Hyperfish by LiveTiles represents the merger of two of the fastest growing and most exciting companies in the Microsoft ecosystem. Last year I wrote about Hyperfish a couple of times ( Introduction , Beyond Active Directory , and Thoughts on Collecting Expertise ).

2018 116

Using Data Analytics on People for Better Decision Making

Michael Sampson - Currents

In process transformation, by comparing and contrasting process productivity across different teams within a company.

2018 116

Broader Usefulness of Satellite Photos

Michael Sampson - Currents

It offered an insight into how companies such as Planet Labs , Spaceknow and Orbital Insight are offering ways of turning satellite imagery into data for decision making. BusinessWeek ran an article in July 2015 called How Satellite Photos May Change Economics.

2018 116

Re-Imagining Construction at Bechtel

Michael Sampson - Currents

It has been several years since I first saw the above Bechtel case study – on how the company had embraced the iPad for business – but there were a couple of new ideas to me that have stood out over time.

2018 116

March was my month of exploring virtual reality for learning and development.

Joitske Hulsebosch

Go on a discovery tour to get a better picture of what VR is and what it can accomplish, visit companies or meetups to increase your knowledge. We are the proud owners of 10 Virtual Reality (VR) cardboard glasses. We use them in our learning trajectory.

2018 117

SharePoint Swoop – The Intranet Makeover Show

Michael Sampson - Currents

Three MVP experts have just three days to help an international toy company modernize its overwhelmed intranet. Microsoft published Season 1 of SharePoint Swoop: The Intranet Makeover Show , where three well-known MVPs swoop into an organisation for three days and make some SharePoint and Office 365 magic happen.

2018 104

The Second Act: Community Guy Rises

Community Guy

I was the guy who spent countless hours off the clock trying to help companies get excited about working directly with customers and fans. Hello. I’m Jake, the Community Guy. You may not recognize me… I know it’s been a while. Or you have never heard of me, since I’ve been a bit of a recluse lately. But I’m the guy who loves online community and has spent the better part of my career trying to bring community engagement to life in the most impactful, world changing ways possible.

2018 89

The Second Act: Community Guy Rises

Community Guy

I was the guy who spent countless hours off the clock trying to help companies get excited about working directly with customers and fans. Hello. I’m Jake, the Community Guy. You may not recognize me… I know it’s been a while. Or you have never heard of me, since I’ve been a bit of a recluse lately. But I’m the guy who loves online community and has spent the better part of my career trying to bring community engagement to life in the most impactful, world changing ways possible.

2018 89

Hierarchy is the Enemy of Learning

How to Save the World

There are workarounds that enable front-line people, even in very large organizations, to make significant changes that are valuable to customers, without being sacked or disciplined for violating company polices and procedures that prevent good customer service from being offered.

2018 88

The Collaborative Workspace: Improve Productivity Through Engagement

Jenny Connected

Whether you’re a small company or well-established corporation, such collaborative office environments can offer great benefits. While smaller companies and freelancers can move to a coworking space, larger companies have the ability to convert their own offices. While there are benefits of those spaces for smaller companies, larger companies can reap similar benefits to help the company expand.

2018 100

Re-Imagining Aluminum Smelting

Michael Sampson - Currents

As part of Apple’s commitment to reducing the environmental impact of its products through innovation, the company helped accelerate the development of this technology. And Apple has partnered with both aluminum companies, and the Governments of Canada and Quebec, to collectively invest a combined $144 million to future research and development.

2018 89

Microsoft StaffHub for Frontline Workers

Michael Sampson - Currents

Some people don’t touch a computer at work at all, and yet they still require company news, communications, and access to company resources. On the Silverside blog, I wrote about Microsoft StaffHub: Microsoft has made significant strides in recent years addressing the needs of workers who don’t work on a computer throughout the day.

2018 89

Seeing Around the Corner

Michael Sampson - Currents

Identify emerging winning concepts in your industry : Make two lists – one with the five best-performing companies in your industry and one with the five worst-performing. And look for differences in the way the best-performing companies speak about their strategy and the way the worst-performing companies do. A post from Outthinker outlines a strategic planning method for being able to “see around the corner.”

2018 89

Announcing the C3/A3 Project: The Connected Future of Communities, AI & Automation

Online Community Strategy

The output of the project will be a series of reports throughout 2018 that publish key findings. The first wave of research launches on Monday, February 26th with an invitation-based survey to Executives who own community and social media experiences for their respective companies.

2018 66

Sizing the Community Opportunity for B2B

Online Community Strategy

Three contexts to help create a bigger and better future for your company’s community. When developing or refining a community strategy, it is critical to understand the larger market and business contexts the community will exist in. This sounds obvious and straightforward, right?

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May I Ask a Question?

How to Save the World

Is it true that this new company threatens us; is there anything we can really do anyway? Image from pixabay by Dean Moriarty, CC0. M y friend Ben Collver recently loaned me a book called A More Beautiful Question , by Warren Berger, that arose from some ideas in Warren’s blog.

2018 61

AI Use Cases For Communities & Networks

Online Community Strategy

According to Harvard Business Review , which surveyed over 3,000 organizations, 20 percent of companies used AI in a core part of their business model, and 41 percent were experimenting or piloting in 2017 (a total of 61 percent).

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