Blog>> User Adoption and Valuating Performance

Green Chameleon

In my position to push knowledge sharing and collaboration tools in a global organisation, I am dealing a lot with how can we motivate the people to adopt a new way of working together and the tools we are developing. This usually creates motivation and adoption among the users.

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Workshop in Seattle

Michael Sampson - Currents

I've been working with a client in Seattle on user adoption for a SharePoint-based team collaboration application over the past two days (using the User Adoption In-House Workshop as the basis). One of the reasons for writing the book on user adoption was to show that many different ways are available for approaching the user adoption challenge, and to profile each of those ways with both qualitative and quantitative survey data.

#SOCRMx Week 7: Objectivity and Subjectivity in Social Research

Jenny Connected

The past two weeks in the Introduction to Social Research Methods MOOC (SOCRMx) have covered ‘How to Lie with Statistics’ (Week 6 Quantitative data analysis) and ‘Interpretation and Trustworthiness in Qualitative Data Analysis’ (Week 7).

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Agricultural Extension in Ethiopia through a Gender and Governance Lens

Net-Map Toolbox

This paper uses Net-Map for qualitative data collection on the use of agricultural extension in Ethiopia, especially understanding the role of women (authors: Tewodaj Mogues, Marc J.

E L S U A ~ A KM Blog by Luis Suarez » Blog Archive » IBM Drives Enterprise Adoption of Social Networks with New Enterprise Adaptability Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Check out the article over at IBM Drives Enterprise Adoption of Social Networks with New Enterprise Adaptability Practice ! and System z" & "See the Light" Ian Randall: Luis,Apart from the qualitative advantages of.

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How AI Can Help Solve The Biggest Problem With Crowdsourcing

Online Community Strategy

Creating an iterative development process: One of the early corporate adopters of crowdsourcing, Dell’s Ideastorm, learned early on that creating an experience that solicits ideas without giving the community the ability to refine and evolve the ideas is a waste of time.

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How AI Can Help Solve The Biggest Problem With Crowdsourcing

Online Community Strategy

Creating an iterative development process: One of the early corporate adopters of crowdsourcing, Dell’s Ideastorm, learned early on that creating an experience that solicits ideas without giving the community the ability to refine and evolve the ideas is a waste of time.

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Did Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Really get it Wrong in Banning "Work from Home"?

Governance in a Networked World

What did catch my eye though were some of the comments extracted from his qualitative interviews. Once adoption is assured we can then move back into virtual customer support mode, perhaps even engaging our customers into a social business support community.

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Did Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Really get it Wrong in Banning "Work from Home"?

Governance in a Networked World

What did catch my eye though were some of the comments extracted from his qualitative interviews. Once adoption is assured we can then move back into virtual customer support mode, perhaps even engaging our customers into a social business support community.

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Cognitive Edge accreditation and SenseMaker workshop

Mathemagenic

Random comments about the experience (coloured by my experiences of living in the blogoshpere and doing qualitative research :). While it doesn’t address my hopes of finding something that would help to make sense of an emergent space in an emergent way, it might be a pretty useful instrument to make sense of big volumes of qualitative data when modulators could be discovered beforehand (cryptic, I know :). safe-fail probes and adoption of innovation.

Listening for stories, storytelling's analytic stepsister

Social Abacus

Facebook , naturally, has played a role in its mainstream adoption. Become intimate with the data, qualitatively. Rhythm is another area where a taxonomy of stages and incidents can support your thorough qualitative scrutiny of the data.

Teaching English with Technology – does it work? Part 1

e-Moderation Station

Ducate & Lomicka, 2005; Hendron, 2003; Hourigan & Murray, 2005) have argued that blogs can motivate students to write more and to write more accurately, and that they are therefore good tools for English language teachers to adopt. Photo by Nico Cavallotto.

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Social Media Helping Real Estate Agents Defy Commoditization

Online Social Networking

A commodity is any product or service for which there is demand, but for which there is no perceived qualitative difference between that which you offer and that which your competitors offer.

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? Qualitative Evaluation There is more than quantitative metrics for evaluating your social media ROI.

Conversations With a Wonderful Client

Full Circle Associates

What we did not do is to identify a series of indicators – qualitative or quantitative – that could help us evaluate progress, and which we are deeply missing now. I am interested in early adopters. I am VERY interested in second wave adopters. Sometimes you just get lucky.

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Cetis 2013 Keynote - Digital Citizenship: Underpinning Open Education

SocialTech

adoption of open learning technology specifications and standards is. Ofcom's Children and Parents Media Use and Attitudes Report , released in October 2012 draws on a range of large scale quantitative and qualitative surveys carried out across the UK.

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Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » ChinesePod, the New York Times, and the future

Ken Carroll

has yielded new learning insights and practices that will almost certainly be widely adopted going forward. And if I would it would, would it make a *qualitative* difference? Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0 About Ken Carroll « Confucius meets web 2.0

Online Community Summit 2008 - A Report Back

Online Community Report

Reporting on that value requires a mix of quantitative and qualitative data. If for no other reason than the shear adoption of mobile devices, mobile social networking will play a clear role in the industry soon.

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Productivity in a Networked Era – Assessing ROII (Return on Investment in Interaction)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Adopting F.W. Qualitative assessment often can make up for a concrete numeric result. It’s the one qualitative factor all networks depend upon.”. So we face the problem of convincing managers to adopt new mental models that incorporate the intangibles generated by a whole system, the organization and its interconnected networks. An effective response to this conundrum is qualitative assessment. Jay Cross and I recently co-authored this piece for CLO Magazine.

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Is ChinesePod setting industry standards?

Ken Carroll

Should the question of numbers ever enter into this discussion or should we use some qualitative measure? It’s also clear that our approach to learning Mandarin has been adopted by lots of people - teachers, and individuals (not to mention, imitators).

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More collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

And it prompts me to wonder if James Rs model is actually more of a maturity profile around the management of collaboration tools than about tool adoption per se. Engineers without Fears Saturday, September 15, 2007 More collaboration James Dellow takes up the conversation about collaboration. James D makes the point that collaboration happens within organisations & that people will use any tools that come to hand. Absolutely agree with this.

Online Community Expert Interview: Rawn Shaw, IBM

Online Community Report

This month's Online Community Expert interview is with Rawn Shah, Practice lead with the Social Software Adoption team in IBM. Otherwise, if these are qualitative ideas and results, then you have relevant stories that may be representative or repeated across the community.

Online Community Expert Interview: Rawn Shah, IBM

Online Community Report

This month's Online Community Expert interview is with Rawn Shah, Practice lead with the Social Software Adoption team in IBM. Otherwise, if these are qualitative ideas and results, then you have relevant stories that may be representative or repeated across the community.

Engineers without Fears: collaboration tools: stags

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Similarity goes beyond the question of same organization and goes more to mindset, willingness to adopt new tools, collaborative culture, etc.

Online Community Expert Interview: Rawn Shah, IBM

Online Community Report

This month’s Online Community Expert interview is with Rawn Shah, Practice lead with the Social Software Adoption team in IBM. Otherwise, if these are qualitative ideas and results, then you have relevant stories that may be representative or repeated across the community.

Creating customer communities :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Community management Vs Socio-Collaborative management : how to make the right choice | Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

John Tropea - Delicious Community

His activity may be qualitatively important but not necessarily quantitatively.

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How To Develop a Business-Aligned Social Media & Social Networking Strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

fixed vs. variable; one-time vs. ongoing) Quantitative and qualitative benefits (e.g., Developing a unified strategy early may reduce the cost and time involved in later converting users away from competing or incompatible platforms, thereby speeding adoption of standard systems and processes.

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Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Early adopters complained that there was little to do after accepting Friend requests, and most users were not interested in meeting strangers. Because of this, MySpace was able to grow rapidly by capitalizing on Friendsters alienation of its early adopters.

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Communities and Collaboration » Maximising the power of collective knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Try to use a combination of qualitative and quantitative data for the metrics you measure. We would use open source software and adopt open standards (e.g. Communities and Collaboration. About. Speaking Engagements. Subscribe. Perceptions about learning and sharing in a virtual world by Steve Dale. Communities and Collaboration. Communities and Collaboration » Page Maximising the power of collective knowledge. Wikisummarizer Summarize. Tag Cloud. Peer Assist. Podcasts.

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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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E L S U A ~ A KM Blog by Luis Suarez » Blog Archive » Is Social Networking Good for the WorkPlace? - Something in the Water…

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Of great interest I thought as well how well presented it was the fact that a successful adoption of social software tools depends very much on a balanced approach towards it all. and System z" & "See the Light" Ian Randall: Luis,Apart from the qualitative advantages of.

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E L S U A ~ A KM Blog " Blog Archive " Communities of Practice and Their Business Value

John Tropea - Delicious Community

and System z" & "See the Light" Ian Randall: Luis,Apart from the qualitative advantages of.

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E L S U A ~ A KM Blog by Luis Suarez " Blog Archive " Culture Clash in Office 2.0 - Provoking the Change through Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

and System z" & "See the Light" Ian Randall: Luis,Apart from the qualitative advantages of.

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E L S U A ~ A KM Blog by Luis Suarez " Blog Archive " APQC KM & Innovation 2007 - The Role of Knowledge Management in Innovation by Carla O'Dell - Part Deux

John Tropea - Delicious Community

And that is what communities can help achieve: a comfortable level of social capital skills, amongst several others , thanks to , amongst other things, the extensive usage and adoption of social computing within the enterprise.

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Promoting and assessing value creation in communities and networks : a conceptual framework

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Communities and networks can generate all sorts of quantitative and qualitative data about their. Promoting and assessing. value creation in. communities and networks: a conceptual framework. Rapport 18 Etienne Wenger Beverly Trayner Maarten de Laat Ruud de Moor Centrum Open Universiteit rdmc.ou.nl Ruud de Moor Centrum Open Universiteit rdmc.ou.nl. Promoting and assessing. value creation in. communities and networks: a conceptual framework.

More on CoPs

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Ideally, metrics should be quantitative; however, qualitative metrics are acceptable.

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E L S U A ~ A KM Blog by Luis Suarez " Blog Archive " Social Media Today - The Art and Science of Forming Successful Online Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

and System z" & "See the Light" Ian Randall: Luis,Apart from the qualitative advantages of.

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Full Circle Online Interaction Blog: So What IS a Community Indicator? v1

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Examples of signs of life are adoption of tags in online networks like [link] , blogrolls on blogs of people the blog owner does not have a relationship with, kindness to strangers , notices and pictures on a F2F bulletin board in a café or a ripple of an idea across blogs that never settles in one place, but starts showing us new people with whom we might want to connect. These measures may be subjective or objective, qualitative or quantitative.

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Stowe Boyd: Building Social Applications at Climb to the Stars (Stephanie Booth)

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Stowe Boyd, in Message, August 1999 steph-note: a step further than “groupware&# Applications which are qualitatively different. Adoption happens in stages.

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How to Hit the Enterprise 2.0 Bullseye

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Given what I’ve learned about the strength of weak ties and the value of converting potential ties into actual ones , if PP’s approach is better than CL’s for interconnecting people than it’s the one enterprises should adopt. Hiring is, of course, a crucially important type of interconnection; McKinsey believes that it’s far too important to be handled in a freeform manner, and so has adopted a PP-like approach.

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The ties that find

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Given what I’ve learned about the strength of weak ties and the value of converting potential ties into actual ones , if PP’s approach is better than CL’s for interconnecting people than it’s the one enterprises should adopt. Hiring is, of course, a crucially important type of interconnection; McKinsey believes that it’s far too important to be handled in a freeform manner, and so has adopted a PP-like approach.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

it is simply a lifestyle that somepeople decide to adopt. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. Wednesday, November 11, 2009 REPOST: Do We Really Want to Know? with first 50 reader comments appended) BLOG Comments on November4, 2009 post "Do We Really Want to Know?"

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