Incredibly Dull: The Alternatives to Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Inside the Castle Walls Understanding Technology Adoption From the Custome. Frequently, an adoption rate as low as 20% is considered success for a KM initiative. And no amount of team building or facilitation seems to completely resolve these differences.

Facilitating Networking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Facilitating Networking by Paula Thornton December 26, 2007 at 2:07 pm · Filed under 2.0 Bill has previously reported both on a major software developer, Serena, which has adopted Facebook to REPLACE their intranet (supporting 800 employees — the numbers can matter here) and WorkBook. The success of social networking technologies depends on adoption and buy-in.

Report On Intranet Analytics – Required Reading for Collaboration Teams and Analytics Vendors

Michael Sampson - Currents

At the end of 2011 I published Collaboration Roadmap , and then faced a decision about what to do regarding User Adoption Strategies. That first printing had sold well, and with only 50 copies left to sell, I could just order another print run or alternatively write a second edition.

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Above and Beyond KM » Blog Archive » E2.0 Community Roles and Adoption Planning

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Community Roles and Adoption Planning Here are my notes from the second session of the Enterprise 2.o Luis prefers to talk about "facilitating" a community rather than "managing" a community.] Tags: community adoption facilitation deploy

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Work Stream #4 – Speaking at Client Events

Elsua

How do we facilitate the successful transition from hierarchies into wirearchies as a new organising principle?’.

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Facilitation, Objectivity, Worldviews, Innovation and Coping with Complex Problems

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

September 25, 2008 Facilitation, Objectivity, Worldviews, Innovation and Coping with Complex Problems I mon my way from San Jose to Vancouver and thence to Bowen Island for acourse on The Art of Hosting (a collection of event facilitation andproblem-solving methodologies). Its tempting to blame this on thefacilitators, but with a couple of exceptions the facilitation of thesesessions was done brilliantly. Creating an Alternative, Gift Economy.

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What pragmatists might want to know about blogging

Mathemagenic

Behind my PhD research is an interest in translating practices of early adopters of weblogs into something that those that come after them might use: an understanding of relative advantage of blogging in knowledge-intensive environments and it’s compatibility with existing practices. There is also a piece on facilitating weblog adoption, probably tomorrow]. Formal hierarchies are still there, but blogging provides alternative routes.

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The 10 Key Principles of Change Management

The Bumble Bee

There are two main purposes of an intervention - information gathering/relationship building or adoption - most interventions are largely one or the other - some may be both. Make appropriate interventions relative to the person's adoption attitude.

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My takeaways from OEB18: communities, AI and 3D-smarts and some very practical stuff

Joitske Hulsebosch

I had already jokingly appointed someone as the facilitator, who then did take up this role. The art of making space, facilitating, identifying the right domains is hence undervalued. An alternative is the high5 test.

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Social Business Begins by Unleashing Your Business Talent

Elsua

In “ Experimenting on Themselves &# Erica comes to describe one of my all time favourite programs inside IBM, which, in my opinion, has been much responsible for IBM’s breath-taking adoption of social software, technology and rampant innovation, over the course of the last 15 years!

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2013 – The Year of Social HR

Elsua

An alternative? Alternatives for HR?

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Is our Education System in Crisis?

Jenny Connected

My experience in the UK has been that these ‘bolts from the blue’ often come from the government and associated agencies – with their grand and usually highly stress-inducing schemes, which are rarely properly funded or alternatively wastefully throw money away. However, anyone who is a parent knows that change from within can be suggested, encouraged, facilitated – but not forced, unless you are a parent dictator or want a revolution on your hands!

Can Using Facebook Within Your Organization Add Value?

Leading Virtually

I believe that these business leaders are not seeing the value of the social interaction that is facilitated by a tool such as Facebook. Research tells us that social interaction is very useful for facilitating knowledge transfer and innovation in organizations.

Cognitive Edge accreditation and SenseMaker workshop

Mathemagenic

What I didn’t expect, but loved was an intro to complex facilitation ( more ), through the exercises, explicit discussion of the facilitator roles and multiple examples. Things to think and follow-up: complex facilitation (incl. more on three facilitators approach); using Cynefin for matching facilitation style to the nature of the domain/audience. safe-fail probes and adoption of innovation.

Leading from the Bottom

Governance in a Networked World

Try as we might the management hierarchy, with its military heritage adopted by industry in the last century, has been a hard one to shake. There have been several sources of suggestions for facilitating the required changes. We have been long term advocates of J.B.

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Colligo Webinar on Getting Value from SharePoint: Q&A (Part 3 of 4)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Three things have to be done: (1) craft and present a series of scenarios that show coherence within SharePoint that can help improve business practice, (2) engage with early adopters within your firm on these scenarios, seeing who they resonate with, and transforming the scenarios into something they could adopt, and then (3) work with an intact group to facilitate the agreement to try a new way of working, as a group. -

2013 – The Year of Social HR

Elsua

An alternative? Alternatives for HR? This is the one area where HR would surely need to go through a major transformation from being right at the centre of managing employees / resources, to be shifted around the edges facilitating alumni networks, freelancers, and a small core group of employees to be part of the same ecosystem.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Dave Pollards papers on business innovation & knowledge management September 25, 2008 Facilitation, Objectivity, Worldviews, Innovation and Coping with Complex Problems I mon my way from San Jose to Vancouver and thence to Bowen Island for acourse on The Art of Hosting (a collection of event facilitation andproblem-solving methodologies). Its tempting to blame this on thefacilitators, but with a couple of exceptions the facilitation of thesesessions was done brilliantly.

“Advancing Strategies for 21st Century Record Keeping” (Grant Margison, Information Leadership)

Michael Sampson - Currents

appetite for alternatives to EDRMS. adoption is the primary issue (but if that’s the case. we still don’t have the triggers to pull to increase adoption. Hands-on facilitation vs Doing the work. (4) to now thinking about capability and adoption. to adoption (use it). -. need to put 50% of the effort into the adoption piece. -. to adoption (team uses it). -. from “adoption not our job” to “measure - prioritize - options - act”.

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Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Whenever considering adopting a solution consider asking the following three questions. (1) 3) What new problems are likely to arise by adopting it? For example, you may try a blog as an alternative to a traditional email newsletter.

Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes: Enterprise 2.0 Black Belt Workshop - Afternoon Part One - Darwin Discovery Engine Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Learn firsthand from practitioners who have tackled adoption,architecture, change management, community management, education, governance,and the realities of living an Enterprise 2.0 It is moreabout facilitating communities rather than managing them. View an alternate.

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Time Flies When You Are Having Fun – Happy IBM Anniversary!

Elsua

So much fun as the last 5 years that I have been part of the BlueIQ Team , as a social computing evangelist and community builder, helping accelerate the adoption rate of social software tools, both internally and externally, from fellow IBMers. Otherwise, what’s the alternative?

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List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

OmniFuse “We specialize in rapid creation and adoption of online social networks using our FUSION platform. GoingOn.com Grou.ps (alpha – community facilitator, Yahoo! Vitrue – facilitates user-generated advertising •?

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Literature Review: Improving Work Practices in Times of Change

Collaborative Thinking

McAfee adopts a technology-centric view in his 2006 article of how social tools benefit organizations. Object centered sociality” is an alternative way to examine networking dynamics since objects (e.g.,

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Getting Ready for the Fall

How to Save the World

As systems continue to collapse, and as we start to create alternative community-based systems to replace them, we’re going to have to relearn many capacities, skills (hard and soft) and practices that our ancestors took for granted.

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Swarming to write narratives in hybrid ecosystem

Taming the spaces

The determination of ontocoordinates of ontoplaces individually by community members creates conditions for the emergence of niches with shared ontocoordinates that facilitate taking certain community-specific actions.

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Practical example: Ayuda Urbana

Joitske Hulsebosch

They were each launched through a two-day workshop, facilitated by a team of the World Bank. The 'project' was adopted by the UCCI/CAMC in 2002 and the municipal councils have agreed to integrate it into their annual plans and alternate in taking the coordinating role for the communities and the website.

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Collective Mindfulness Practices

How to Save the World

And the Group Works card deck my colleagues and I have just produced is designed to help facilitators and participants in group deliberations achieve their intended goals more effectively.

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What Could the Future of Money Look Like? « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Expo, where he gives a brief history of currency and explains why we need a new system: Essentially, he says that the operating system for money is obsolete in a hyperconnected world, and we need alternative models for directly exchanging value with each other.

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Through the Dark Mountain: A Harvest of Myths

How to Save the World

Duality: that the complexity of understanding and decision-making can be usefully simplified to pairs of often polar alternatives. I believe that the adoption of stories as ‘true’ (turning them into myths) by a large group of people, is an emergent process.

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Links of the Month: April 16, 2013

How to Save the World

What is Actually Going On in Iceland and Venezuela: We progressives like to point to these two countries as alternative models to corporatist-dominated western governments. S**t Facilitators Say: Confess, you’ve said some of these things.

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The social process | Web 2.0 and business process management

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Aviva, the UK insurance company formerly known as Norwich Union, is a forward-thinking adopter of such technology. That provides an alternative to the traditional approach where “so-called process experts push out changes to the process,” says Gilbert. IT directors looking for a technology approach that can facilitate substantive business process change – on a recession-era budget – need look no further.

Incredibly Dull: Lurking, a Personal Story

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Inside the Castle Walls Understanding Technology Adoption From the Custome. However, this concept of lurking as a static state is so widespread, community members themselves often adopt it and feel compelled to confess their status.

Networks and The Myth of Flattening Organizations

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

When organizations adopt networked or team structures, they tuck these networks into existing managerial hierarchies. Positive psychology and adoption without coercion =-. I co-facilitate a learning network for IT, FM and HR specialists.

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The tension in collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Put another way, it is a case of more control versus less control, more spontaneity versus less, or even greater adoption of change or not. From a managerial perspective, collaboration is often encouraged on the basis that it delivers greater productivity than the alternatives.

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Observing Sociality and Reality » Blog Archive » Tim on Etienne (Part III: Design for Learning)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

This is rather difficult to facilitate in social software. reflection : The sensitivity to deviations between the current situation and alternative/ideal scenarios (according to theory, general opinion or your own best guess).

Collaborative Thinking: Deciphering Social Networks - Thesis

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

While a dedicated site can help an enterprise benefit from social networks, there are other credible approaches to facilitate social networking. View an alternate.

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Deciphering Social Networks - Thesis

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

While a dedicated site can help an enterprise benefit from social networks, there are other credible approaches to facilitate social networking. View an alternate.

Essential Skills for 21st Century Survival: Part 3: Network Weaving « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

June ( @juneholley ) and a few other amazing women I’ve started to follow (Jean Russell @NurtureGirl , Christine Egger @CDEgger ) have been working on a google doc that explores ways to facilitate network weaving behavior, geared towards this weekend’s Wisdom 2.0

An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

emergent by design Home who’s the architect? An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks March 16, 2010 tags: civilization , evolution , social networks , society by Venessa Miemis This weekend I experienced a snowcrash; a moment where the seemingly disparate pieces of information floating in my head came together. A synapse fired, a new connection was made, and I was brought to a new level of consciousness, a new way of seeing the world.

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A Practical Guide to Implementing Web 2.0 (aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization

How to Save the World

Groupware, of which the most notorious example is SharePoint, was designed to facilitate 'communities of practice' (CoPs). BLOG A Practical Guide to Implementing Web 2.0 (aka aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization.

Banning Facebook in the Workplace

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Providing a means for self-organization, empowerment, employee engagement, or alternate communication means shouldnt be mistaken for providing the employees the right to do anything they want. 5 Social Computing Benefits that Adoption Rates Do. an evolution of facilitation and not KM? skip to main | skip to sidebar Rexs Thought Spot Personal Reflections on Innovation & Collaboration in a 2.0

A Journey In Social Media: Giving Back, And A Request For Help

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Then our job would be to monitor new CoPs, and say "we noticed you created a CoP, lets set up a meeting so we can set you on the right path on how to use the tools, best structure your community, and how to facilitate and sustain a community (people need time and passion to run a community)." Its also gives them a good chance for adoption the first time, as sometimes you dont get a second time. View an alternate.

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