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Laws to Stop Customers and Voters from Doing #SocialMedia Activism Campaigns #TPP

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

government Law social media social networks activism Australia campaigns chalk TPP Losing our communication rights. Look deeper, look further.

Activity Streams: Moving Beyond Event Aggregation

Collaborative Thinking

In this post, I want to examine the topic of Activity Streams. Trend : Activity streams will continue to be a much hyped capability within social platforms. Note: As a disclaimer, I am a huge fan of activity streams and the work being accomplished by those involved in the effort. tags), curated (e.g.,

Leadership is an activity, not a position

Net-Map Toolbox

But once you understand that leadership is an activity (or rather a combination of many activities) the picture becomes more clear.

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Leadership Thoughts: Master the Art of Active Listening


Of course, I am talking about Listening , or, better said, Active Listening. . And here we are! Yes, the best one there is out there still! .

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Driving “Active Usage” of Office 365

Michael Sampson - Currents

This investment also aligns with changes in our competency and incentive models to drive active usage. In my discussions with various Microsoft business partners, they too are talking increasingly about “consumption” (meaning the use of a tool, not the disease ), “active usage,” and “driving adoption.”

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Large Group Ice Breakers: Free Twenty Questions Activity

Partnering Resources

Here’s how the activity works: Prior to the session, choose 20 questions for the icebreaker. Image by Sheila Swan-Scot on flickr.

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Online Community Activism with GetUp and Prosper

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

It’s up on GetUp the activism social network. Don’t Buy Now! The Total Abstainer’s Pledge.

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload


I heart Activity Streams. Now, I do realise that Activity Streams is no perfect world out there. I mean, I * love* them to bits! Exactly!

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Activities for online courses: The Beginning

e-Moderation Station

What you are looking for is a clearly structured sequence of learning activities and tasks that lead somewhere. Activity 1: Profiles 3-2-1.

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Working with visuals as powerful learning activity

Joitske Hulsebosch

Talking about practice what you preach! This is really what we did during the webinar about using visuals with Nancy White. Videos are also powerful.

2014 21

Blog>> Knowledge Sharing Activities in People’s Daily Work

Green Chameleon

In my previous entries and at many other locations we discussed that it would be significantly beneficial if knowledge sharing activities of people are not an additional task but an integral part of their daily work. This was a simple solution to integrate existing regional knowledge sharing activities in the global platform.

Household activities as part of homeschooling curriculum


Household activities provide many opportunities to show how reading and writing, math, physics or chemistry are used and applied in everyday life.

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Driving Authentic Active Use of Office 365 – New Date and Location for the Auckland Workshop

Michael Sampson - Currents

For details, the agenda, and to register, please see Driving Authentic Active Use of Office 365. My upcoming workshop in Auckland has a new date and location. The workshop is now being held on Monday August 24 at the Rendezvous Hotel Auckland on Mayoral Drive. Adoption Michael's Happenings Microsoft Office 365

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Driving Authentic Active Use of Office 365 – a Workshop in Auckland on August 12 2015

Michael Sampson - Currents

If you or your organisation are using or evaluating Microsoft Office 365, I will be running a workshop in Auckland in two weeks on Driving Authentic Active Use of Office 365. During the one day workshop you will learn what authentic active use looks like, and what needs to be put in place in order to lead users to this outcome.

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The Benefits of Being Active in Your Own Community

Managing Communities

photo credit: up to 2011 Much of community management deals with matters that most members will never know about. So then, how does the average member form their perception of the manager? By what they know – largely, how the community manager participates in the community. Participating can feel like a lighter part of the [.].

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Bringing Activity Streams to Forums and Communities

Managing Communities

photo credit: erin_everlasting There are a number of ways to tackle the index page of your community. It’s about showcasing your content and your members and that can be pretty flexible. Different approaches have different benefits and work well, depending on your audience and situation. The traditional list of forums can work well.

Welcoming New Members to an Active Online Community, a #CMGRHangout Conversation (Video)

Managing Communities

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Viewing Activities in IBM Connections as a Kanban Board

Michael Sampson - Currents

The new offering transforms Activities in IBM Connections into a visual drag-and-drop Kanban Board style interface, for new ways of working with tasks and entries. “ We love Activities in Connections. However some Activities can get BIG! Sometimes it would be easier if Activities was more VISUAL. They are awesome!

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A Pattern Language for Effective Activism

How to Save the World

The article I chose — A Pattern Language for Effective Activism — is now up.

Online Community Feature Overload and the Cost of Spreading Your Activity Too Thin

Managing Communities

photo credit: LOLren As people endeavor to add more features and sections to their forums and communities – more than “just” discussion threads – there is a great opportunity for additional value for all parties involved. But, in the thirst to be “more,” it can be easy to forget the cost that you may incur. [.].

Fantasy Sports, Movie Clubs and Activities That Take Your Members Away to Bring Them Closer

Managing Communities

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Measuring activity and usefulness in CoPs - KnowledgeBoard

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Macuarium Set of CoP Measurements describes a quite comprehensive set of indicators, but its centered about the ones that we have most experience with: the activity and relevance indicators that (we believe) are like a thermometer of the inner working health of a CoP. The number of perspectives that can be used is enormous.

Facebook: Active users in Australia

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

There’s always a lot of questions around statistics and in particular how activeactive users&# actually are. Note the last section – nearly 6 million active users over 18 in Australia. But what is an Active User? More than 250 million active users. MAU means monthly active user. Shame.

User Adoption Activities Should Start Before Go-Live: I Agree

Michael Sampson - Currents

Jason, who is quoted a few times in my User Adoption Strategies book, has recently commented that user adoption activities should start before go-live. Read more: Why User Adoption activities should start before go-live. I agree: " Clients often place priority on the technical build and implementation over end-user readiness.

Six favourite teaching online activities

e-Moderation Station

Below he shares more of his great ideas, this time for online teaching activities. This is a getting-to-know-you activity. Tweet This!

Luis Suarez on the Power of Activity Streams for Enterprise Collaboration

Portals and KM

Last month Luis Suarez provided a very useful summary of the power that activity streams can bring to the enterprise in his post , 5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload. I want to bring this to your attention in case you missed it as I think activity streams can be transformative.   

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If a Member of Your Community is Promoting Activities That Make You Uncomfortable, Don’t Ignore It

Managing Communities

photo credit: Tambako the Jaguar Recently, a new member on posted a request where they were looking for someone to take a picture of a paper sign with some girls name on it and then make it look like a guy in a different photo was holding it. They said that it was for [.]. Managing the Community

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The 1-minute guide to Internet copyright, Creative Commons, and ‘fair use’

e-Moderation Station

1-minute guide digital literacies activities advice copyright creative commons EFL esol images plagiarism TEFL TESOL tipsImage by cleandesu.

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Passive or active?

Viv Mcwaters

I’d simply changed his passive voice writing into the active voice. And in the active voice: The cow jumped over the moon.

Are Online Community Members Who Introduce Themselves More Likely to Become Active Contributors?

Managing Communities

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Going Mobile: Follow me!

e-Moderation Station

The first activity we shared (Addicted!) This fourth activity, called ‘Follow me!’ requires no devices at all in class.

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Going Mobile: Time will tell

e-Moderation Station

The first activity we shared (Addicted!) mlearning tablets activities android camera devices handheld ideas m-learning mobile photos smartphon

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New year, new book: Going Mobile

e-Moderation Station

To celebrate, I’m going to share some activities from the book in a series of blog posts over the coming weeks. A new year and a new book.

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The hidden wealth of informal activities


Apart from anything else, they give rise to a lot of other encounters and activities. It doesn’t help. Yes, more please. I merely mention.

3 Articles: mLearning for language teachers

e-Moderation Station

interested in finding out about activities with mobile devices. keen to try mobile-based activities with your students. Nicky Hockly.

The Point | People Solving Problems


activism community crowdsourcing collaboration web2.0 networks

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Videos: Tips for online tutors

e-Moderation Station

blended learning E-Moderation elearning webinar activities advice blended ideas online online tutor strategies tips tutors video-conferencing

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Designing for a family learning: meaningful activities for adults


I am trying to articulate what are the important ingredients here – a lot of it comes from the reflection on the practices in our homeschooling network and experiences of organising various learning activities there. As a participant of an activity you can find or create something meaningful for you personally within it.

Aggregating Activity Feeds

Collaborative Thinking

Worth watching if you are tracking consumer market trends and thinking how activity streams might apply to the enterprise internally. Standards for Aggregating Activity Feeds and Social Aggregation Services at MIX '09 Conference. Yours truly was the moderator.

Civic activism toolkit


Here’s a curate’s egg for yer. There’s lots to like. That’s a smart piece of design. More than 5 out of ten for sure, but a pity.