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Creating Global Knowledge Sharing Networks at ConocoPhillips

Portals and KM

On Friday I attended Driving Business Excellence With Formal, Global Networks led by Dan Ranta , Director of Knowledge Sharing, ConocoPhillips. Here is the session description: “In 2004, ConocoPhillips launched a large initiative to create internal communities of practice that would enhance knowledge sharing within the firm. Seven years later, the ConocoPhillips' knowledge-sharing program is ranked as best-in-class across industries.”.

Relationship Centric Teaching – Part 3 of ISS Fellowship

Full Circle Associates

I also wanted to focus on relationship centric teaching using conversational approaches. This was supported by a graphic facilitation workshop, which in the end, applied the relationship centric approach while introducing the joy of visuals and graphic facilitation in teaching and learning.

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Relationships and Identity: Two Sides of the Social Networking Coin

Collaborative Thinking

When we think of relationships, and study it from a social perspective, we look at: how people construct facets of their identity based on social structures in a particular context and activity. When we study relationships from a purely identity management focus, we look at the people, process, and technology arenas such as: how the organization ensures that authenticated and authorized employees are securely accessing information and applications. Facebook Connect, OpenSocial).

How I use social media

Nancy White

This afternoon I’m spending a half hour on a Skype video conversation to share a bit of how I use social media. I remember Ran Avrahami, a professor in Israel, and how he jumped into the conversations and reached out and connected with us. Finding and connecting with people.

Green Chameleon » From Data, with Love

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about From Data, with Love That most hallowed of mental models and glib explanations, the Data-Information-Knowledge-Wisdom hierarchy has taken a bit of a beating this week.

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Relationships and Identity: Two Sides of the Social Networking Coin

Collaborative Thinking

When we think of relationships, and study it from a social perspective, we look at: how people construct facets of their identity based on social structures in a particular context and activity. When we study relationships from a purely identity management focus, we look at the people, process, and technology arenas such as: how the organization ensures that authenticated and authorized employees are securely accessing information and applications.

Skills for Learning Professionals Part 3

Nancy White

I’m long-winded on the topic of new skills for knowledge workers and learning professionals, even if I don’t quite understand what a learning professional is. Tags: community facilitation knowledge sharing networks online facilitation online interaction

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The Man Who Should The Man Who Should Have Used Lotus Connections – Tag, You’re It!

Elsua

In a way, it was triggered again by some of the conversations I had during the break(s) at the Social Business Summit, so I thought it would be a good time to finally address it, at least, with this initial blog post. Did you share your passion(s) across?)

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Musings on “community management” Part 1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Apr 28 2008 Musings on “community management&# Part 1 Published by Nancy White at 6:33 am under Uncategorized , online facilitation photo credit: CaseyLessard Chris Brogan has a great post today on online community management – a must read if you have or are considering an online community in your business or organization.

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Full Circle Associates " Musings on "community management" Part 2

Nancy White

It is about spawning connections, not keeping existing connections organized. Instead of managing conflict or spammers in a walled community, we are seeking to make connections between people that advance our organization’s learning and goals.

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Musings on “community management” Part 1 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Apr 28 2008 Musings on “community management&# Part 1 Published by Nancy White at 6:33 am under Uncategorized , online facilitation photo credit: CaseyLessard Chris Brogan has a great post today on online community management – a must read if you have or are considering an online community in your business or organization.

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Why BIG’s #ageingbetter programme needs added digital innovation

Social Reporter

A recent study prompted the headline that loneliness is causing as many deaths among the elderly as cancer , and another that loneliness is more deadly than obesity – so it is clearly important to explore and share ways to tackle the issue as rapidly as possible. That’s why I hope Big Lottery Fund’s £82 million investment addressing social isolation and well-being among older people will make a substantial difference as soon as possible.

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The wilting initiative - Are you at risk?

Governance in a Networked World

The organisation knew that Organisational Change and Communication were critical elements that had not been addressed well in the past. They knew that this needed to be addressed. A new corporate initiative has been established.

Working Smarter … (IBM Lotus Software)

Elsua

Remember that short video clip I shared not long ago under the title " Smarter Collaboration Your Way (Video from IBM) " that reminded us all of how social software, and its enterprise adoption, is all about making us work smarter, but not necessarily harder?

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Enterprise Microblogging Use Cases: Help Reduce Your Inbox Clutter!

Elsua

Roll-up: Businesses Love Microblogging “, which is pretty close to another one shared by her the previous day under the title “? Yes, “ businesses *love* microblogging “, but just as much as knowledge workers do as well! Serendipitous Knowledge Discoveries.

Social Business in 2013 – An Opportunity (Open Business)

Elsua

Or, better said, the metamorphosis of Human Resources into Human Relationships. Knowledge workers ultimately adopt and embrace as well a much more open, public, trustworthy and transparent manner of collaborating and sharing their knowledge.

2013 249

Why 90% of Organisations would NOT Survive a Digital Disruption

Governance in a Networked World

Now just a ‘little bit’ of science Those of you who have been following our activities at Optimice will know that we are passionately focused on relationships and the networks that they form; in essence the ‘network’ side of Kotter’s dual operating system. Really?

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Top 10 Reasons to Ban Social Media in the Organisation! — Really?

Elsua

Wouldn’t that help us build more trustworthy personal business relationships with those who we collaborate and share knowledge with the closest? Innovation Knowledge Management Social Computing Hippie2.0Oh, dear, it looks like the Hippie 2.0

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Me too!

Viv Mcwaters

Eminds” was where I learned that online relationships can be real, how they get real, and how they break and fail. global networks and knowledge sharing. When the door to connection is open, watch who walks through and follow them, not those who stand at the doorway and naysay!

2009 130

Why Social? To Help Colleagues Work Together Much More Effectively

Elsua

Both of them have been put together by a couple of really good friends who are very well versed on this whole topic of Social Business, Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing. Anyway, moving on to some of the most thought-provoking slides he shared across.

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IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson

Elsua

how eventually change took place for the better, how content is no longer king explaining what some of its main challenges are at the moment and how building trust worthy, lasting connections, personal business relationships is the way to go, specially since your people are your company.

2011 217

Rethinking networks as passionate human clouds

Social Reporter

Warning: this is a bit of ramble that also takes in the RSA, NCVO, cloud computing and the local government knowledge hub. I used the interview with Peggy as a peg for a slightly provocative piece on the RSA City London network - “Is the network quiet because we have no shared passion?

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#LeadWithRespect Meme: a Challenge for 21st Century Management

Elsua

A true privilege for yours truly, for certain, to be sharing my two cents when you see such notable and well-respected names such as these folks: . What is the relationship between leading with respect and setting a culture of continuous improvement ?”.

2014 213

Social Physics: Oxymoron or Big 'Social' Data Tipping Point?

Governance in a Networked World

Pentland rightly points out that traditional survey based collections are mostly ‘single point in time’ (marked as ‘1’ in the graph) and therefore make it difficult to claim any cause and effect relationships from the results. I’ve long been a fan of Sandy Pentland’s work at the MIT media lab.

2014 158

Being Human – What Are You Afraid Of?

Elsua

Under the title Being Human he shared a few insights around the abstract that he submitted for the wonderful Social Business Edge conference event that will be taking place in New York in a couple of weeks and where he will be one of the many talented speakers.

2010 198

From Office Space to the Social Office

Elsua

Sometimes you come across one of those videos that makes your fingers tingle quite a bit and you just cannot help but sharing it across through multiple venues (blog posts, tweets, social bookmarks, word of mouth, etc.etc.).

2009 205

Do You Suffer from Information Overload Syndrome?

Elsua

… Hold it, don’t try to answer that one just yet… Enjoy the rest of the weekend and then come back next week and share a comment or two on whether you need some help … Or not. Fun Stuff and Musings Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Social Computing

2009 130

Top 10 Use Cases Enterprise Microsharing Will Help You Get Less Email

Elsua

Alan builds up from there sharing a rather short, but amazingly powerful, YouTube video clip that explains just that! And that’s why I decided to put together this blog post over here today sharing my list of the Top 10 Reasons Enterprise Microsharing Will Help You Get Less Email.

2010 229

Reinventing Social Media – The People by David Armano

Elsua

time and time again over the course of the years… Specially in the field of Knowledge Management. Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing Hippie2.0

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Can Twitter Serve as a Personal Knowledge Management Tool?

Elsua

I have been using Twitter now for over two and a half years and, all along, if you have been following some of my recent twitterings , you would know how I seem to keep having a love / hate relationship with it. Twitter as a Personal Knowledge Management Tool – Here is the how!

Older people want to be involved – digital tech can help

Social Reporter

Only recently launched there are already new bonds and relationships being made, there is a lovely thread on the Middlesbrough forum which sums it all up. What’s slightly disturbing is that I haven’t heard the Shaping our Age report mentioned by others that I’ve been working with in the field … which may just be another example of the problems of knowledge sharing that we – and Shirley Ayres – have highlighted.

2013 152

IBM’s Smart Work Global Jam – Towards the Smarter Enterprise

Elsua

and social software are helping out address and fix quite nicely and certainly provoke that knowledge workers continue to work smarter and not necessarily harder. There is just so much to share, discuss and learn from one another!

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X Seminario Compartim – Las Organizaciones en la Epoca de la Participacion y las Redes Sociales por Luis Suarez

Elsua

So, over the next few days I will start sharing some of those presentation links, as well as the recordings themselves, and that way folks would have an opportunity to get a taster of the kind of work I do, but in my mother tongue: Spanish hehe.

2010 182

Collaboration Is More Important Than Ever – 3 Barriers To Adoption

Elsua

Last Friday, my good friend Jack Vinson put together a rather good blog post where he was reminding us all how crucial collaboration has become for all businesses and knowledge workers out there. In the era of the Knowledge Economy, it can’t be otherwise.

2010 264

Is Multitasking Bad for the Brain?

Elsua

Do you think that, as the title of this blog post suggests, all of us, knowledge Web workers, are damaging our brains when we multitask? is tackling my biggest source of multitasking, which happens to be one rather common to most knowledge workers out there already: meetings!

2010 260

Behavioural Transition Strategies for E2.0 by Lee Bryant

Elsua

Over the last few weeks I have been anxiously waiting for him to have a chance to blog about his experiences delivering the presentation, as well as perhaps share with us a copy of the slides. conference and for sharing along the blog post with the link to his excellent presentation!;

2009 169

Enterprise 2.0 Conference – What to Expect – The Pre-Event

Elsua

Continuing further with that series of blog posts I mentioned yesterday I would be sharing during the course of this week on the upcoming Enterprise 2.0 IBM Lotus Connections, Jive Software, and Microsoft Office SharePoint Server) " Doesn’t it want to make you be there like today?

2009 130

My New Role within OutStart’s Social Media Efforts

Portals and KM

OutStart offers an integrated suite of Knowledge Solutions that address social, mobile and learning efforts. Here is how they define knowledge solutions.  Then in the 90s I become involved with knowledge management, but the initiatives I was connected with were more like the social nature of what is now called enterprise 2.0. As always I will provide relationship disclosure when relevant.

Don’t Start with the Tools: They Are Not Your Final Destination

Elsua

Like asking ourselves “ how do you want to help your business become better at what you do, i.e. empower your knowledge workers to serve your customer(s) *even* better? IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Social Computing “?

2010 219

A World Without Email – Year 3, Weeks 11 to 18 (Social Networks Spur the Demise of Email in the Workplace)

Elsua

So I guess it’s a good time to come back and share with you folks what’s been happening. I am not planning on sharing the various weekly progress reports , since you would be able to check out all of those eight weeks directly from the latest one.

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Getting Real about Enterprise 2.0 by Oscar Berg and Henrik Gustafsson

Elsua

I think I will need to start recording some of these so I can then share some further insights in upcoming blog posts, but somehow it is always a tricky situation, isn’t it? Hummm, I need to find a way to address that. My goodness! Where has the time gone to his week?

2009 182

Social Business Forum Highlights – Highlights from Breakout Sessions and Final Keynote

Elsua

Obviously, I couldn’t attend all of them, since I had a couple of customer commitments and press interviews I had to attend to, but from the ones I attended I learned a great deal of new and interesting sites and thought I would go ahead and share those over here.

2011 195

Executing Enterprise 2.0: Dachis Group Acquires Headshift

Elsua

Well, if back then we got hold of the wrong end of the stick by focusing on everything, but what we really needed to focus on (Processes and technology, mainly, over the people, i.e. the knowledge workers themselves), it looks like we are back at it again.

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