Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

While enterprise social networking has been covered extensively in the media and by IT analyst firms, one of the least discussed aspects of the topic has been the issue of design and the potential impact of design on employee adoption of such tools and applications. Instead, the information was presented at a holistic and inter-disciplinary level, covering a collection of related issues: Affordance-centered design. Social theory and design. design Enterprise 2.0

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Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

While enterprise social networking has been covered extensively in the media and by IT analyst firms, one of the least discussed aspects of the topic has been the issue of design and the potential impact of design on employee adoption of such tools and applications. Instead, the information was presented at a holistic and inter-disciplinary level, covering a collection of related issues: Affordance-centered design. Social theory and design. design Enterprise 2.0

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Clearstep Business Community : Community Engagement Models

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Remember Me Search Clearstep > Online Communities > Build > Documents Clearspace Online Communities Internal Collaboration Up to Documents in Build Currently Being Moderated Community Engagement Models VERSION 1 Created on: Jul 9, 2008 10:23 PM by Barry Tallis - Last Modified: Jul 9, 2008 10:24 PMby Barry Tallis In “Groundswell”, Charline Li and Josh Bernoff, from Forrester, identify 5 different type of community engagement models.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? We need to be thinking much more deeply about social models which do not depend on any form of currency. As Rushkoff tells us so clearly, that system was designed with a different purpose.

2010 71

IBM SJ 46-4 | A model for CIO-led innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

This new model of innovation has become an important component of the IBM product and service strategy, as it has generated new solutions that have met quick market success. In this paper we describe this model of innovation and illustrate our experience in four case studies. In the next section we describe the new model for innovation and its evolutionary characteristics. style of user participation to our business model and culture.

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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? It seems like the wealth of the entire nation is being funneled right to a couple thousand fortunate people, and all of us are still working pretty damn hard to make ends meet, yet ultimately supporting that model. It doesn’t have to be professionally designed, it can be a simple free blog, but you need to have a place where you show off your work, whatever your work may be.

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Truth in Education

Jenny Connected

I am not an evolutionary biologist, so I cannot say whether the potential for conflict in evolutionary biology classes and similar subjects is greater than in, say, something like physics or mathematics, but I suspect that it may be, especially in America where there are schools teaching creationism.

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Radical Connectedness and the Evolution of Business

Alchemy of Change

This Ford Motor Company factory was once the wonder of the industrial world, where Henry Ford pioneered America’s leadership in last-century manufacturing. We’ve come a long way since the days when the Ford Rouge Complex was the cutting edge of organizational design.

2011 275

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

September 17, 2007 Could You Be a Model Natural Entrepreneur? Likewise I dont believetechnologies will save us, because, as James Kunstler points out, theyare designed to enable us to continue to live the unsustainable way wedo now, a little longer. Some of these working models will be better, responsible, sustainable ways to live : Models of radical simplicity, love and generosity, let-self-change, self-sufficiency and intentional community.

2007 35

Social Innovation Meetup: “Exploring Labs for Social Change” – presentation notes

Making CommunitySense

Keynote speakers sharing innovation stories from Kenya, Finland, and Canada were Daudi Were of Ushahid i, Marco Steinberg of the Helsinki Design Lab and Vanessa Timmer of One Earth. Like at the “Designing Social Cities of Tomorrow” workshop last year, I took presentation notes.

2013 182

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

M y book on Natural Enterprises proposes a partnership model for new enterprise formation and sustainability. Is the corporation, as a model, a hopelesscase, or can it be reformed or reinvented? Thedysfunctional model of the corporation will suffer the same fate asevery other institution and entity that has ceased to evolve, innovateand serve our collective interests. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

2007 35

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

June 25, 2007 Living a Natural Life I mentioned in a recent post that I am torn between the temptation to create Natural, Intentional Communities and NaturalEnterprises as working models that can help the survivors of ourcivilizations inevitable collapse later this century, and the temptation to just walk away, be selfish, live aradically simple lifestyle (a non -working model?),and Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

2007 35

Business Value: Is there something missing from the business analysts' toolkit?

Governance in a Networked World

In the presentation I offered a simple business value model that I had come across more than a decade ago with the America Productivity and Quality Centre (APQC), which showed three dimensions of business value being efficiency, core capability and customer intimacy, being on average, of equal importance across the breadth of the business landscape. This is the title of the talk I gave last week at the Business Analyst World conference in Sydney.

It's not the 30's

21st Century Organization

No one can quibble with the facts that the US infrastructure is in bad shape – but it is not about aging it is about design for the 21st century and beyond. Take the audit on US major bridges and the collapse of the Minnesota Twin Cities bridge which was the result of faulty design. We can not continue to keep shoring up faulty infrastructures and industries which were designed for a past era. Instead, we need to grasp the opportunity to design a sustainable future.

2008 98

Access to a world of practice

Learning Alliances

For that it helps to have formal models of some sort, so we can make sense of, and further enable, learning at individual, community and environmental levels. Formal models also help us to not romanticize communities, too.). Here’s an overview of the OODA model.

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The Divine Right of Capital: A Little Rebellion

Alchemy of Change

We must return to America’s founding ideals; among these include: the liberty of states to control corporations. CEOs : pioneer true models of economic democracy, rewriting corporate bylaws, testing state statutes to protect stakeholders rather than buckling to takeover raiders.

2011 142

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

I need some assistance from readers to finalize a titleand subtitle, and to design the web tools that will accompany the book. Should I set up a very simple wiki orsome other tool to talk through its design? I doubt that anyonewill be able to make money developing them -- my hope is that they willserve as working models for other applications that need similarenabling processes and infrastructure.

2007 35

The Mushroom at the End of the World

How to Save the World

Thanks to precarity, America cannot be “made great again”, if it ever was, despite many Americans’ nostalgia for that dream. It can’t be designed or controlled. The model was then exported to the factory.

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HR in the 21st Century – Jon Husband and Rob Paterson

Portals and KM

First, here are some of the posts by Jon Husband: Work Design Issues for HR in the Enterprise 2.0 HR and E2.0 – The Beginnings of a Competency-Model Foundation. In America very few people as a percentage of the population had job before 1905. Two of my Fast Forward colleagues have been posting a number of excellent posts on the role of HR within enterprise 2.0. I think that this is one of the missed opportunities and neglected areas in the enterprise 2.0

2010 143

From workplace courses to global conversations

Nancy White

In the process, I learn a lot; about the content of the event, and about design of learning events. My peers provide great role-models, and along the way we develop our skills for working in a distributed way. Peter is now in Ghana, although he lives in Italy, Bertha (originally from Latin America) is at her desk in Switzerland, like -at a different organization – Riff, a Canadian. the model for communication has been turned upside down.

Social Media in Intl. Dev: Dr. Steve Eskow | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Representative to 1978 UNESCO Symposium on Contributions of Higher Education to Community Development, and a lecturer and consultant to Ministries of Education and colleges and universities in Africa, the Caribbean, Latin America, Europe, the Soviet Union, and India.

From Social Insights to Social Business Innovation: MIT Enterprise Forum

Portals and KM

New and powerful business models are emerging – models based on social innovation.”. He gave an example of a $10,000 video that Levis did about walking across America that has had over 8 millions views. Nathaniel said you can design initiatives for measurability. Last night I went to an interesting event sponsored by the MIT Enterprise Forum. It was part of their Innovation Series:  From Social Insights to Social Business Innovation.

2011 130

News Updates (March 1, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Unlike competitive offerings designed as specific-purpose products, the Sentrion Message Processor is a messaging platform with integrated enterprise messaging applications. Tech America Chief Executive Phillip Bond says laws that prevent the Department of Defense from collaborating with academia and business came up years ago. The design largely emphasizes task-driven interaction and explores ways that this model can be enabled more effectively on the desktop.

2010 104

"Collaboration and Community" by Scott London

John Tropea - Delicious Community

How does it differ from other models of cooperation? 16] Collaboration vs. Other Models of Cooperation Collaborative partnerships can be broadly grouped under two headings: those aimed at resolving conflicts and those designed to develop and advance shared visions for the future.[17] where the need and intent is to change fundamentally the way services are designed and delivered."

2008 56

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Small World Labs “Small World Labs provides the design, implementation, and hosting services for your online social or professional network.&#

2008 55

Communication, communities and collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Community

They examined these factors about 50 years ago, and produced four models to describe communication structures: Star (aka Wheel) Y, and Line (aka Chain) Circle Bavelas [1] reported that some configurations were better than others. Journal of Acoustical Sociology of America.,

Community Netiquette: How to Avoid Stepping on Virtual Toes

Community Guy

LEGO fans for example, have had an endless debate about whether space themed models are better than castle themed models. Using terms like “we” and “us” to mean “North Americans” can and will turn off those outside North America very quickly. Long emails can actually break the design of many social sites, which can be irritating to community members who are trying to read content through a messed up design.

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups). tools and approaches and community and instructional design. Strong emphasis on the design, deployment and evaluation of productive online interaction spaces. Design, implement and moderate/facilitate online communities and workgroups.

2008 165

Requiem for a Species

How to Save the World

large-scale collapse of human infrastructure not designed for such extreme and frequent weather events. conception of post-civilization all-weather wear by mary mattingly.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups). tools and approaches and community and instructional design. Strong emphasis on the design, deployment and evaluation of productive online interaction spaces. Design, implement and moderate/facilitate online communities and workgroups.

2010 133

Links of the Month: March 21, 2012

How to Save the World

V era over at Leaving Babylon has written an interesting series of articles on the hazards of planning and on permaculture design. Here is what I wrote: It seems to me that it is anthropomorphizing to say that nature ‘designs’ or to say that nature even cares. This works as a model.

2012 69

Social Network Travel Logging

Governance in a Networked World

In my lecturing I am regularly teaching non-native English speakers from Asia, the Middle East, Scandinavia, South America and Eastern Europe as well. Clearly cloud technology and the ability to collect realtime information from agents has made the Waze model possible….and

2014 130

Collaborative Thinking: Decentralized Co-Creation of Value

Collaborative Thinking

There’s a small company up here in Vancouver, British Columbia (the warm and beautiful part of the Great White North of North America) that develops social networking platforms and customized elearning solutions. We all know that the music industry is in real turmoil, and is searching frantically for new business logic and new business models. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Ajaxonomy Hacks Together del.icio.us

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups). tools and approaches and community and instructional design. Strong emphasis on the design, deployment and evaluation of productive online interaction spaces. Design, implement and moderate/facilitate online communities and workgroups.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups). tools and approaches and community and instructional design. Strong emphasis on the design, deployment and evaluation of productive online interaction spaces. Design, implement and moderate/facilitate online communities and workgroups.

2008 133

Links of the Month: Sunday, June 8, 2014

How to Save the World

Half of America is that close to living on the streets. What America Cares About Now: A graphic that shows Upworthy’s page hits over the past year by subject.

2014 88

Links of the Quarter: March 2017

How to Save the World

It’s looking more and more likely that America’s hapless current buffoon-in-chief will become known as the Peak Oil President.

2017 56

The Power Of Pull: Joi Ito And Yossi Vardi Have Pull, And So Can You (Book Excerpt)

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Only by setting sail for India did Columbus find America. This small visual design alteration instantly made the integrity of Google’s search results visible and apparent by separating free results from those for which advertisers had paid.

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Online Facilitation, Twitter, Backchannel and Keynotes | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Then Sunday morning, the “supreme artist of North America&# (did ya see, I wrote it, Jim!) “Reverend&# Jim Groom lit up the room with fabulous, concreted examples of open learning at Mary Washington University, replete with volunteer choir and “Amen’s&# from the crowd. I like to role model reciprocity. Firstly, it models so beautifully how to combine blogging and reflective practice – I think this post is an excellent template for teachers.

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. My experience, though, is that we need to "capture the high ground" in these models, explicitly including the longer-term vision. Without this, these models are too quickly ignored when a "sexier" approach comes along.

Collaborative Thinking: Getting Started With Web Conferencing

Collaborative Thinking

Market structure Usage models Pricing models Convergence trends Understand the market structure Its important to understand some of the industry dynamics influencing how web conferencing technology is evolving. Below is one way to look at how vendors are positioned: Conferencing Service Providers : CSPs are vendors whose business framework is premised on a SaaS delivery model where web conferencing is the primary focus.

2008 100

Links of the Quarter: September 29, 2015

How to Save the World

A problem like this (a “wicked problem” is the technical term) will frustrate almost any country, and particularly the United States, where government is designed to be both weak and responsive to its citizens.

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SharePoint: Is It Worth Using as a Collaboration Tool?

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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