What triggers us to adopt new facilitation and engagement processes?

Full Circle Associates

Sometimes I need a little kick in the keister, so this tweet got me rolling from @TrustedSharing “Any ideas on events that get … Continue reading What triggers us to adopt new facilitation and engagement processes? events facilitation learning Liberating Structures reflection(Note: currently the images on this post have gone missing. I’m working on it!)

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Adoption Strategy for Office 365 at Merck

Michael Sampson - Currents

Here’s the paragraphs in the announcement about the user adoption approach: Merck is using Office 365 to replace a group of disconnected technologies including Lotus Notes, Sametime, and WebEx, that we had deployed over the years. – Enlivening Applicability: the key strategy in Merck’s adoption approach is the use of change agents at each location, or what I call one-to-one coaching in my book. Adoption Microsoft Office 365

2015 141

Webinar on June 12—Breaking Through Barriers to User Adoption

Michael Sampson - Currents

On June 12 (US time) I will be presenting a webinar based on my research on user adoption. The webinar is entitled Breaking Through Barriers to User Adoption : " In this webinar, collaboration strategist Michael Sampson, author of User Adoption Strategies: Shifting Second Wave People to New Collaboration Technology, will outline his 4 stages for facilitating massive growth in user adoption of new business social and collaboration tools.

2013 140

Social Business Adoption – The Laggards, The Critics and The Skeptics


Adoption: Does It Have To Be So Hard? and it’s rather interesting to see how almost three years later the challenge seems to be there still, alive and kicking: Social / Open Business Adoption is hard.

2013 245

New emerging practices for trainers and facilitators

Joitske Hulsebosch

I'm currently facilitating two learning trajectories, both starting online. Both experiences made me reflect on how big the shift is for trainers and facilitator who embrace social media and integrate in in their practice. online facilitation

Enabling Early Adopters to Lead Your Change Initiatives


You are now ready then to execute on enabling your early adopters to help you transform your business….

2016 141

Facilitating adoption of weblogs in knowledge-intensive environments


What is essential for facilitating adoption of weblogs in knowledge-intensive environments? Facilitate the broadest possible reach. Integration Weblog research blogs in business PhD technology adoption Tags: blogs in business , PhD , technology adoption. Promised to blog this piece from the dissertation in February (together with What pragmatists might want to know about blogging ), but wasn’t happy with it.

Reminder: SLA Virtual Conversation on User Adoption

Michael Sampson - Currents

Next week I will be speaking at an SLA event on user adoption strategies for collaboration tools: " During our one-hour conversation in October that will be facilitated by Karen Huffman, Chair of SLA's KM division, we will focus on strategies, roadmaps, and governance for adoption of collaborative tools irregardless of the application selected by an organization. Tags: Upcoming Events User Adoption

[KMers] Training Community Managers and Facilitators


It would also be rather helpful to go through for those folks who may be interested in online communities in general and who would want to learn a lot more about how they operate them and what it is like being a community facilitator / builder. For others it is sufficient to facilitate.

Social Connections VI – From Adoption to Adaptation, from Enablement into Engagement, while #WOLWeek Kicks Off


Well, that’s essentially what I have been doing myself throughout this time, but, all in all, I also realised, way back after I made the initial decision to depart ways from my former employer, that I would not be going too far away and, instead, I would be hanging around the IBM ecosystem (From the outside, that is) helping facilitate potential clients beginning their own Social Business & Digital Transformation journeys. My goodness!

2014 172

Role of facilitation in disaster recovery

Viv Mcwaters

Back in 2006 BB (Before Blogging) I attended a training course for facilitators on the role of facilitation in disaster recovery. At the time I said it was probably the most significant training I’d ever done as a facilitator. I wrote an article for the Australasian Facilitators’ Network , to debrief my experience and to share what I’d learnt with others. And I thought that the role of the facilitator began only after disasters.

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Conversation about Collaboration, User Adoption, and Governance with the SLA KM Division

Michael Sampson - Currents

The one-hour conversation covered topics about collaboration, user adoption, governance, and more. " During our one-hour conversation facilitated by Karen Huffman, Chair of SLA's KM division, we focused on strategies, roadmaps, and governance for adoption of collaborative tools irregardless of the application selected by an organization. Tags: Collaboration SharePoint User Adoption

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. I am pleased to be back for my sixth Enterprise 2.0 conference in Boston. Here is a link to a summary of last year’s notes.

2012 191

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.

From Changing Tools to Making Progress – Improving Amenability

Michael Sampson - Currents

Change the office layout to facilitate new interaction models and collaborative occasions. Adoption & Effective Use Re-Imagining Effective Work

2018 116

Where Do You Put Your Phone at Work?

Michael Sampson - Currents

Stick your desk against a boring wall, to facilitate concentration). Adoption & Effective UseOne of the older books on my shelf is Time Power: The Revolutionary Time Management System That Can Change Your Professional and Personal Life by Charles Hobbs.

2017 116

Effecting Change – the Cohesive, Larger Vision

Michael Sampson - Currents

The ability of email to facilitate business, to bring project teams together, to offer strong data protection in the new world of GDPR, to enable participation across the organisation in communities of interest and practice … just isn’t there any more.

2018 116

Workshop Experiments – Where to put those items you no longer want to hold

Michael Sampson - Currents

I head to the United States at the end of next week, and will be presenting a custom version of the User Adoption Strategies Workshop at a client conference in Florida. Adoption Experiments

2015 152

Internal vs. External Trainers: Some Further Thoughts

Michael Sampson - Currents

A commonly used strategy to support user adoption is classroom training. There is a short analysis of this design factor in my book, User Adoption Strategies 2nd Ed. User Adoption Strategies

2013 178

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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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. Adoption & Effective Use Microsoft Office 365 Microsoft SharePoint Tools & Technologies

2016 116

Work Stream #4 – Speaking at Client Events


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

2016 130

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

Michael Sampson - Currents

Who : Facilitated by Michael Sampson, Collaboration Strategist. Adoption Michael's Happenings Microsoft Office 365If 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. The workshop provides a forum for learning and engagement about helping end users to incorporate appropriate Office 365 capabilities in their day-to-day work.

2015 114

Launching a Collaboration or Content Management System: 8 Tricks for Adoption


User adoption is a tricky beast. Naturally, clients tend to focus on the technical aspects that surround adoption: picking a solution that meets the list of user needs they have identified. But what about the people/social factors that influence adoption? While there is no universal set of truths about user adoption (it inevitably depends on your needs, goals, users, and other situational variables), there are some tricks that we’ve discovered along the way!

Being social at work: which communications model to adopt for the enterprise? | The AppGap

John Tropea - Delicious Network

About | Contributors | Contact us | Subscribe: via RSS , via Twitter + sponsored by QuickBase Sponsored post : Access the 7 Tip Series from Intuit QuickBase on using Web-based software Being social at work: which communications model to adopt for the enterprise?

Have Prediction Markets arrived as an Enterprise Knowledge Sharing & Innovation Platform?

21st Century Organization

Adoption Prediction Market made news at the recent San Francisco Enterprise 2.0 Exemplifying the time for new ideas and technology to find their way into widespread adoption first use of an enterprise prediction market is credited to Robin Hanson ( George Mason University.

How I use social media

Nancy White

It was in “helping&# “save&# the community after Howard lost funding that I had my first big online facilitation failure. It was my urgency to figure this out that set me on my professional path as a practitioner and learner about online facilitation.

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.

2008 28

IBM Drives Enterprise Adoption of Social Networks with New Enterprise Adaptability Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

6 March 2008 IBM Drives Enterprise Adoption of Social Networks with New Enterprise Adaptability Practice Enterprise-class Social Networking Is Closer than You Think—Resetting the Adoption Clocks Shades of Web 3.0—The Early adopters are very far ahead of laggards.

2008 36

Presentation: Highlights from my dissertation


Slides 9-12: Facilitating adoption of weblogs in knowledge-intensive environments with PhD cover art story as an metaphor for slide 9 (the photo on it is A Topography of Woman by Arlee Barr ). Integration PhD process blogs in business Knowledge work PhD technology adoption Tags: blogs in business , Knowledge work , PhD , technology adoption.

2009 114

10 options for implementing a KM strategy

Chris Collison

You’ll need to make the most of the extra momentum and have a plan up your sleeve to connect the parts of KM which spread virally with the other techniques and methods which require more effort to adopt.

Manage, and you might survive. Facilitate, and you will thrive. :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Facilitate, and you will thrive. To a large extent managing is replaced by facilitating. Facilitate, dont manage! If you set up a platform to provide online networking among your members, you will still play a role, not as a manager but as a facilitator. facilitation km2.0

The State of Social Network Analysis in Business: LINKS Workshop Report

21st Century Organization

Hence we don't have a good measure of adoption. Will such tools be adopted? Tags: 21st Century Skills Collaboration Connected Business Knowledge Facilitation Social Networks

Dennis McDonald's Blog - Managing Technology - Getting Real about Social Networking Adoption

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

SEARCH THIS WEB SITE: My Networks: Twitter Delicious LinkedIn Facebook « Twitter as Turing Test | Main | Fair Use Antics » Wednesday 26 Sep Getting Real about Social Networking Adoption Wednesday, September 26, 2007 at 12:09PM By Dennis D. As disparate as social networks are, there are efforts afoot to facilitate social network portability across networks. My newest post is “A ‘Web 2.0

2007 28

NTEN’s We Are Media Project | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

There is a veritable blossoming of projects to help people learn about and adopt social media these days. The resulting curriculum which will live on this wiki and will also cover important organizational adoption issues, strategy, ROI analysis, as well as the tools.

How a good one-liner beats a superlist of tips

Social Reporter

I’m currently researching barriers to the adoption of social media for a book, and at the same time working on a couple of jobs helping organisations think through how to use online tools for membership services and other projects. Jeremy’s earlier advice on adoption very usefully covered Do nothing , Listen , Reflect , Converse , Experiment , Embed. The technology is merely a way to facilitate that. Tags: social media leadership adoption All posts

2009 100

3 Benefits of KM, 3 Types of Community and Online Facilitation, Social Network Software, X-teams - Weekly Knowledge Management blog by Stan Garfield

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Centralized community De-centralized community Distributed community Three types of online facilitation To give you an idea about the challenges and opportunities offered to facilitators and community managers in an increasingly distributed online environment. Centralized facilitation De-centralized facilitation Distributed facilitation KM Link of the Week Trampoline Systems Enterprise software that harnesses social behavior Enterprise software is changing.

2008 42

Stories, Flash Mobs and Community Matters

Nancy White

Tuesday I facilitated an all day workshop on “Online Media and Your Neighbors.&# Then I facilitated two 30-minute “ Tool Flash Mobs &# – one on Twitter and one on YouTube – to provide a brief introduction and practice with social media.

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Viv Mcwaters

Block posits a refreshing series of truths that, if adopted, will transform workplaces into journeys of meaning. Switching to a facilitation perspective, questions that start with how are frustrating at best, a diversion from what’s really important at worst. From facilitators: How do I design a workshop? FacilitationI hear a lot of “How?&# questions: How can we change the way we do things around here? How do we get people to change their behaviour?

2011 126

“But what about naysayers?”

Chris Corrigan

Anyone who disagrees with you will have the problem of never getting into the room unless they adopt to the reality of the situation. Complexity Facilitation Featured OrganizationPerhaps I need to curate a series of posts called “The Whatabout Chronicles.” ” When I’m teaching participatory leadership or sharing complexity tools, folks who are wedded to traditional linear mind and tool sets often raise objections.

2019 56

What pragmatists might want to know about blogging


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]. Tags: technology adoption knowledge networker blog research Knowledge work Meta-blogging Chapter 7.

2009 124

SIKM community presentation

Digital Habitats

I know it took a while to gather around a question, to get someone to facilitate it. Nancy White: tolerance for ambiguity (a value that comes from online facilitation) applies to tech stewardship, as well. Nancy White: facilitators find themselves as TS’s.

2010 159

Collaboration at Work: More Coffee, Less Beer

Michael Sampson - Currents

It's an easy way of thinking about it - and some of the challenges involved: He touches on a number of adoption strategies that I talk about in my book - to use my terms, "Stop Doing, Start Doing Patterns" and "Facilitated Group Re-Imagining.".

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