Social Business Accelerates Work as a State of Mind


owork ) by which we are seeing a fundamental shift from measuring individual performance by your mere presence at the office cubicle to measuring network / community / team performance based on the results you get to produce in a collaborative and open manner.

Accelerated leadership trajectories in communities of practice


During one of the evenings I ended up in a discussion by the core group about the need for a more active – taking charge/leadership – position by the community members. I always thought of the leadership in a community of practice as part of the core.

OpenSpan Accelerates the Automation of User Processes

Portals and KM

To further support developers OpenSpan has created the OpenSpan Developer Community. The OpenSpan Developer Community is seen below. Here is a software innovation that is potentially transformational.

Selling the Case for Accelerating Business Performance with Enterprise Collaboration Technologies: Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes

Portals and KM

This post covers the workshop, Selling the Case for Accelerating Business Performance with Enterprise Collaboration Technologies. Brian said it was communities. This is the first in a series of my notes on the Enterprise 2.0 conference in Boston , June 14- 17. It was led by Oliver Marks, Partner, Sovos Group and blogger, ZDNet Collaboration 2.0, and Sameer Patel, Partner, Sovos Group and blogger, PretzelLogic.or.

Building Modern Communities #SwarmConf

Online Community Strategy

I was honored to be asked to keynote the SWARM Community Managers Conference in Sydney this week, hosted by conference Co-Founders Alison Michalk and Venessa Paech. Online Communities are poised to have a break through moment if we, as community builders, can blaze the trail.

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Building Modern Communities #SwarmConf

Online Community Strategy

I was honored to be asked to keynote the SWARM Community Managers Conference in Sydney this week, hosted by conference Co-Founders Alison Michalk and Venessa Paech. Online Communities are poised to have a break through moment if we, as community builders, can blaze the trail.

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Supporting Community Manager Appreciation Day #CMAD

Online Community Strategy

First established in J anuary of 2010 , Community Manager Appreciation Day (#CMAD) is held on the 4th Monday of January to celebrate the role of Community Manager. The celebrations range from small acts of gratitude, like thanking a staff community manager with a note, to major events and meetups all over the world. Jeremiah Owyang, the event’s creator, is tracking all of the activity on his blog here: 4th Annual Community Manager Appreciation Day: Jan 28, 2013.

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Mapping the social innovation ecosystems around public libraries together: the Czech connection(s)

Making CommunitySense

Increasingly, however, public libraries are also seen as the meeting and co-working hubs of the many communities making up the rich fabric of urban society. CommunitySense Projects Services community networks CommunitySensor libraries mapping participation smart cities social innovation

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Online Community Software | Leverage Software

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Leverage Software Who We Are What We Do Client Stories Community Contact Us (415) 946-6164 Leverage Your People Leverage Your Employees Leverage Your Channel Leverage Your Citizens Leverage Your Customers Take The Tour! vendor community socialnetwork_km

The Man Who Should Have Used Lotus Connections — Communities: The Driving Force of Enterprise 2.0


Yesterday we had that unique opportunity of re-launching one of the oldest internal communities at IBM. A community that has been there for almost 10 years, on and off, but that it keeps coming back time and time again. That’s the name of the community.

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A Model of Identity and Community

How to Save the World

A aron Williamson, a consultant in Toronto, recently published a fascinating model of the community aspects of identity as the first step towards developing a theory of community formation. Learning and recreational communities are often of this type.

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Catherine Shinners on Building an Online Community at Enterprise 2.0

Portals and KM

on " Building an Online Community from Strategy, Planning, and Launch to Effective Engagement and Adoption.”  Her session is at 11:15 – 12 on Tuesday June 19 in Room 312.  Building and supporting community is a powerful way to build leadership relationships, connect with customers to improve service and accelerate innovation or transform internal organizational productivity. It is part of a great community management track created by Rachel Happe.

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Boston E20 Notes: Building an Online Community from Strategy, Planning, and Launch to Effective Engagement and Adoption

Portals and KM

I attended Catherine Shinner’s session - Building an Online Community from Strategy, Planning, and Launch to Effective Engagement and Adoption. Catherine pointed out the changes in the conference that reflect changes in the importance of online communities.

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Know Yourself. Heal. Self-Liberate. Experiment. Build Community.

How to Save the World

Collapse of our economic system has already begun, and any attempts to change these systems will quickly become moot as collapse accelerates. Build Community: Connect with those in our neighbourhoods. Build Community. (for a hi-res PDF version of this poster, click here ).

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

May 17, 2008 Saturday Links for the Week -- May 17, 2008 All Over But the Shouting: A new and exhaustive joint scientific study shows that species biodiversity on Earth has plummeted almost a third in the past 35 years , and the pace of extinction is accelerating. Transition Towns as Model Intentional Communities: Ive written before about the Transition Towns model: Dramatically reduce dependence on oil and dramatically reduce carbon footprint. Building a Community-Based Society.

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'Communities! Seize your opportunities!'


'the start of a transfer of responsibility for mobilising and leading the project from central government downward to our neighbourhoods and communities.' will probably accelerate the tendency to retrospective or lateral branding. 'an open source project defined by the extent to which communities are willing to seize the opportunities available.' I try not to be negative all the time, honestly, but these are strange times.

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Big Lottery funds £1.89 million of citizen journalism. Is that what communities most need?

Social Reporter

million to the Media Trust for its three year project “to establish connected news hubs around the UK to support citizen journalism and to help communities and charities get their voices heard.&# Beyond that it is also about what sort of communications is community-friendly, and whether we can hope professional journalists will develop it. What the Media Trust is offering, as I understand it, is a way to gather and promote community-level stories through “news hubs&#.

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Networking - Swiftly - to Community 2.0

Portals and KM

Kathleen Gilroy recommended me for the Community 2.0 It's all about accelerating the personal networking process that occurs naturally ( or to shy people, with difficulty) at conferences. The website is They can register by calling 888.670.8200, emailing or visiting the website and I'm really pleased to be giving a keynote there, "From Networking to Net Work."

10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.


Every time I tell someone I’m a Community Manager , I get a varied response. Really, many people trying to describe Online Community Managers, end up sounding like this: Others may know what Community Manager is, but don’t know exactly how much it entails.

Dynamic communities supported by hobbled donors?

Joitske Hulsebosch

Etienne Wenger has commented that it was a bit of a surprise that businesses became interested in the idea of cultivating communities of practice more quickly than schools. Businesses have had to accept the idea that they need to make an effort to accelerate individual and collective learning -- and a community of practice approach is both natural and actionable. But communities are very much affected by the change (e.g.,

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The 90-9-1 Rule in Reality - Lithosphere Community

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Lithosphere Community Sign In Forums Up 13 Comments The 90-9-1 Rule in Reality MikeW (Lithium Guru) Mar 18 Labels: 90-9-1 Dr. Michael Wu, Ph.D. is Lithiums Principal Scientist of Analytics, digging into the complex dynamics of social interaction and online communities. If youve ever managed a community youve probably heard of the " 90-9-1 rule ". If you have observed a community closely, you have probably seen it in action. B2B vs. B2C communities.

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The Beginning of a New Work Adventure – Joining panagenda!


They primarily focus on helping organisations understand and make sense of the different IT and Collaboration solutions they may have been using over the course of time in order to help accelerate and improve their various business transformation processes and tooling.

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Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Community 2.0

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It has been ten years since I wrote Net Gain and many people have asked me what my current view is on the economic opportunities associated with virtual communities. Well, a couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of delivering the opening keynote presentation at the Community 2.0

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Community management: The 'essential' capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts | Enterprise Web 2.0 |

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via: Mobile RSS Email Alerts Bios: Dion’s Bio September 28th, 2009 Community management: The essential capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts Posted by Dion Hinchcliffe @ 2:21 pm Categories: Collaboration , Community , Community Management , Customer Community , Enterprise 2.0 , Enterprise Web 2.0 , Grassroots Community , Social Computing , Social Media , Social Software , Web 2.0 and community building to succeed. Measure your community.

Redefine the Workplace of the Future with Social Learning


And it would be through that autonomy, decision power shift and that lowering of the centre of gravity that their learning would accelerate to places you even didn’t think they could happen at any given point.

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Community as Curriculum – vol 2. The Guild/Distributed Continuum


Community as Curriculum“, in: D. Community as Curriculum. As knowledge becomes a moving target and the canon starts becoming less reliable, we need a new—or in fact an old—model of education drawn out on a new canvas: community. We need to return to community as a valid repository for knowledge, and away from a packaged view of knowledge and expertise. Community as curriculum is not meant as a simple alternative to the package version of learning. Community.

Creating Passionate Users: User Community and ROI

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Main | Update/Joint Statement with Chris Locke » User Community and ROI Every time I give a talk, someone always asks, "Thats all good and nice that helping users learn is the key to creating passionate users. Answer: your user community. Its your community, after all.

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My New Cheese – Lead Social Business Enabler for IBM’s w3 and www Connections


Yes, indeed, I will be doing lots and lots more work on enablement, adoption, education, facilitation, adaptation, consultancy, and so forth around accelerating our very own social / open business transformation. Collaboration Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0 This is it!

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Innovation and Communities of Practice

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Explore Community Log In | Sign Up From: gfbertini + Subscribe Innovation and Communities of Practice Related Comunidades de Prática 233 reads Intentional Innovation - Kellogg Foundation 2008 2211 reads Innovation and Philanthropy 1414 reads Kviselius N.Z. Risks of Open Innovation 334 reads Open Innovation 194 reads Encyclopedia of Communities of Practice in Information and Knowledge Management 124 reads Etienne Wenger - Communities of Practice.

Meg Wheatley’s 12 principles for supporting healthy community

Chris Corrigan

Today, in our Art of Hosting workshop in central Illinois, Tenneson Woolf and Teresa Posakony brought some of Meg’s recent thinking on these principles to a group of 60 community developers working in education, child and family services, and restorative justice. That is fine to stabilize what is working, but in communities, leadership can come from anywhere. Energy for change in communities comes from working with what is working.

Community management: The 'essential' capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts | ZDNet

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Community management: The essential capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts By Dion Hinchcliffe | September 28, 2009, 2:21pm PDT Summary It’s not a skill that’s been widely understood until quite recently, however community management has begun to move to the forefront of discussions about enterprise social computing as the use of social tools begins to climb the maturity curve. Community management itself can be sensitive subject in the social media arena.

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Enterprise 2.0: Two Success Stories on Connecting People with People to Make a Difference!


Social Software Adoption, online Communities and Knowledge Management 2.0 , amongst several other topics. Communities are still *the* major drivers of social software within any enterprise!: of a community. Tags: Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0

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Lessons on the hard job of designing communities in the organization | Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

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Home About Contact Categories About blogosphere about france About me About this blog Books I read Case management Collaborative practices Communication Communities Corporate blogging economy enterprise 2.0 communities can be facilitated, lightly managed but never imposed.

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Adaptation: The Key to Become a Socially Integrated Enterprise


Collaboration Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

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When online communities go to work | Enterprise Web 2.0 |

John Tropea - Delicious Community

People have been joining online communities by the millions for years now for a variety reasons, including both business and pleasure. million strong online community. Online communities: What’s really new? Open ended/self-directed communities.

Why Do I Share My Knowledge?


It’s part of that equation of trusting your peers, your networks, your communities, the folks around you, the ones whose personal business relationships you have been cultivating all along and for a reasonable amount of time. Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0

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Restoring the Human in Humanity by Simon Sinek


People who come together, because, after all, “ humanity is made up of humans, of individuals”, and, like I have been saying over here for a long while now, we are social animals with an ability to form a community, a culture. Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0

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APQC - Using Communities of Practice to Drive Organizational Performance and Innovation

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Work Email: Password: forgot? Remember Me?

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Social Business in 2013 – A Commitment


In the world of Social, 2013 is going to accelerate the transformation of vendors talking one thing and doing a completely different other. Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0

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Twelve best practices for online customer communities | Enterprise Web 2.0 |

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trends in business this year has been the advent of the Web-based customer community, where groups of like-minded individuals focus around a brand or a set of product and services come together and interact online. Best Practices for Online Customer Communities 1.

Seeing the whole elephant…

Chris Collison

So how does knowledge management improve, or accelerate the way in which they are achieved? Who better to steward the knowledge than an emergent community of subject matter experts and practitioners? It shouldn’t surprise me after all this time, but it does.

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Why Social Business Keeps Failing to Deliver


Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0

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Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die


there is something more worrying, extremely worrying, actually, that’s going to help accelerate its own demise and big time. Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0

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