Practical examples: 5 examples from Latin America

Joitske Hulsebosch

IMAC and PACT found that the existence of a webpage that recorded the history of the CoP made it easier to integrate new members. In Intrac Praxis Note 16 (available in English and Spanish), Brenda Bucheli and Gabriela Romo describe some of the outcomes of a workshop on communities of practice held in Mexico at the beginning of this year. The participants were from SNV , PACT and IMAC.

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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. Why Vertically Integrate, When You Can Network? Why vertically integrate, when you can network?

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Collaborative Thinking: Burton Group Catalyst Speaker Submissions

Collaborative Thinking

» February 15, 2008 Burton Group Catalyst Speaker Submissions Catalyst (North America) is Burton Groups premiere event for technologists and executives.

Systemic strategy planning with Youth Employment Systems

Networking Action

Youth Employment Systems (YES) and the Institute for Strategic Clarity undertook a strategic planning process for Latin America using the Managing from Clarity framework. The framework works with multiple stakeholders to build an integrated understanding of the… Events

Alchemy of Change Weekly Links (weekly)

Alchemy of Change

The Secret to Virgin America’s Social Business Success (an Infographic Comparison). What Virgin is doing is listening and integrating that feedback back into their company. Social Business is about using the data — social media monitoring data — to make mission critical decisions. Consider a company that does listen and respond. Consider their competitors that are not. Maybe it won’t make a difference today, but look forward 2, 5, or 10 years.

2011 109

There's Product Announcements and There's Creative Product Announcements - Harmon.ie for iPad Fits into the Latter #sharepoint #ipad

Michael Sampson - Currents

provides a way of integrating SharePoint documents, data, and people information into Outlook, Lotus Notes, Google, and. The press release breaks with traditional 'corporate speak' , with its opening paragraph stating: " Hey, corporate America, ever feel like you are too connected?

2012 161

CRM Meets Twitter: Will Vendors And Organizations Take The Time To Get It Right?

Collaborative Thinking

For instance, I have concerns that integration of CRM for marketing via Twitter will simply make it easier for organizations to spam all followers with promotions rather than engage people in a more meaningful way (and wrongly thinking that they are truly using Twitter in a social manner).

TIBCO Upgrades tibbr with GEO and Other New Capabilities

Portals and KM

You filter on customers, customers in North America, government customers in North America, etc.   They are also integrating video conferencing.

2012 182

Trust and Networks

Alchemy of Change

I have to earn your trust through the integrity of my actions over time; by doing what I say I will do and by ensuring my actions help, and do not harm you. Trust makes networks work.

2011 284

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

Making CommunitySense

Integrated approaches are key, and an HDL Studio is a good way to start. Interesting related things happening in North America are the Stanford Social Innovation Review , the Academy for Systemic Change , the Change Lab, and the Sustainable Food Lab.

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IBM Images in 1975 – How Far Have We Come?

Green Chameleon

Here is an image from the larger collection in Square America that they did not show. We also have digital photography that can be integrated into our images and out blogs. What were you doing in 1975?

2008 130

Reclaiming Work

Michael Sampson - Currents

But America is still the leader of the global economy and its future is as bright as it ever was, Weddle says. But they do need to identify their talent – their innate capacity for excellence – and take a proactive approach to integrating it into their career. I receive many story pitches every day, and ignore most of them as being irrelevant. This one stood out today.

2012 109

Personal tech configuration as steward’s springboard

Digital Habitats

I also get unlimited long distance in North America and certain European cities, but I still use Skype. So much for integration, eh?). I am floored the MS Livemeeting does not have integrated participant chat. (Crossposted from Nancy’s blog ).

A Bright Start to the New Year: Welcome Eric Weaver to Ant’s Eye View

Ant's Eyeview Blog

A true pioneer in digital marketing, Eric began his 20-year career in 1991 as a Community Manager and Content Curator at America Online, and since then he’s helped drive awareness, revenue and loyalty for household brands across North America.

2011 80

Portals Not Going Away?

Portals and KM

  They can be the darling of the solutions integrators looking for big time projects with ever expanding budgets. Remember portals? I have heard about a number of cases where enterprise 2.0 collaboration systems have replaced portals. One firm even replaced their portal with Facebook and got a lot of PR for it. Is this a trend? I do not mean the Facbook part, just the E20 part.

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Update on the 3D4D challenge – now for Bucharest

Social Reporter

We would love to see ideas that address these import issue using 3DP, maybe integrated with mobile phone technology or the internet. Like over 3D4D events in Kenya, South Africa, India, London and America we will be explaining the concept and rules of the challenge. Innovation challenge programmes are a great way to bring together people with ideas, potential investors, and others who may provide help in other ways.

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Update on the 3D4D challenge – now for Bucharest

Social Reporter

We would love to see ideas that address these import issue using 3DP, maybe integrated with mobile phone technology or the internet. Like over 3D4D events in Kenya, South Africa, India, London and America we will be explaining the concept and rules of the challenge. Innovation challenge programmes are a great way to bring together people with ideas, potential investors, and others who may provide help in other ways.

2012 122

Social Media in Intl. Dev: Dr. Steve Eskow

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.

News Updates (December 18, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Desca, a leading technology integration services company, today announced that it has earned the TelePresence Authorized Technology Provider (ATP) status from Cisco for the Central America North South America Caribbean (CANSAC) region. Holston from NewsGator about their integration with SharePoint. Twitter in 2009. My end of year post on Messaging News is about the most significant event in collaboration in 2009. "

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The KETC TV Social Media Experience Part One: Getting Started by Collecting and Sharing World War Two Memories

Portals and KM

Louis station has been conducting a series of projects integrating social media with traditional broadcast television. This integration of old and new media is a topic we have frequently covered here and KETC is doing some of the most innovative work in this space.

2010 151

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This is software you can brand and integrate tightly into your existing domain. Awareness builds these features into complete communities for companies, or customers use the Awareness API and widgets to integrate Web 2.0

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Boston E 20 Notes: Interview with IBM’s Jeff Schick

Portals and KM

With a global team of 85,000, TD employees across North America can now easily find experts, get answers to questions, recognize accomplishments, share ideas, and communicate and collaborate across geographies. Jeff came back and talked about integrating social technology with IBM Watson.  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 126

On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

America in the 20th century was called a " society of organizations." In the 21st century, America is rapidly becoming a society of networks, even within organizations. America in the 20th century was called a " society of organizations."

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Share2010 Session: Arvind Sampath from Sinclair Knight Merz on "Knowledge Management, Collaboration and Sinclair Knight Merz Strategy for Success"

Michael Sampson - Currents

No, not using SharePoint for engineering document control - it doesn't offer what we need (transmittals, CAD integration). We purchased a third-party add-on that integrates with SharePoint. But are about to put a distributed architecture in place, with a farm in LA for better support for the offices in South America. Arvind Sampath from Sinclair Knight Merz talked about their experience with success around knowledge management and collaboration.

2010 114

On Dissociation and Free Will — Part One

How to Save the World

I’ve been told this is even more true in affluent families in Russia, Latin America and parts of Asia than in North America. Without hope in the future, without trust in the honesty and integrity of others, and without the strength of community, there can be no human culture.

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My Favorite Tweets for November 16 - 30 2011

Portals and KM

5 Top Challenges of Integrating Social Media Data w Business Applications [link]. research - Is Social Media Reaching a Plateau in America's Largest Companies? Here is another in a series of posts that provide access to my favorite tweets that contain links to useful information.    Some of these I did to link to things I found useful and others are RTs that I want to save for the same reason.

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News Updates (February 4, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Oracle Beehive is a unified collaboration solution providing a complete range of integrated collaboration services including conferencing, instant messaging, email, calendar, and team workspaces that can be deployed either on premise or as a hosted service. Barry Jinks, Founder and CEO of Colligo, will discuss how Colligo's client solutions add value to SharePoint 2010 and provide critical functionality for integrating Microsoft Outlook and SharePoint. Oracle Beehive 2.0.

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"Collaboration and Community" by Scott London

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Does the project have some form of integrating structure, such as a cross-section of steering committees, to facilitate and coordinate decision-making and implementation? One of the most pressing questions for the future, he contends, is how to reverse Americas declining social capital and restore civic engagement and trust. Robert Putnam, "Bowling Alone: Americas Declining Social Capital," Journal of Democracy , Vol.

2008 56

Collaborative Thinking: Economic Concerns Will Renew Interest In Web Conferencing

Collaborative Thinking

The hosted vendors I come across most often (in addition to Cisco and Microsoft) are: Adobe Acrobat Connect Citrix GoToMeeting IBM Lotus Sametime Unyte (formerly WebDialogs) There are many others AT&T (acquired Interwise), Genesys Conferencing, InterCall (acquired Raindance), Yugma (which offers Skype integration) and so on.

2008 100

Green Chameleon » Electronic Records Management Lags Everywhere

Green Chameleon

One, among many of the things we need which others have touched on, is good integration between line of business systems and EDRMSs to facilitate the automated capure of documentation and contact information from those systems.

2009 130

News Updates (June 30, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

is still considered in many quarters almost a fashion statement, just as Virgin America is thought of by some as a boutique airline. of SmartSearch, with Gmail integration, better Mac support, and mobile device support. Oliver on the Enterprise 2.0 Conference.

2009 116

Social Media in Intl. Dev: Sarah Blackmun

Nancy White

The Need to Integrate Gender in ICT Policy Processes. Africa, Latin America, and the Philippines. Next in the series of podcasts (previous podcasts linked below) is Sarah Blackmun of the Pangaea Network. Sarah is another long time online colleague and friend from the late 90’s who also seems to connect with others in my network (especially around her studies at the Fielding Institute where we both have a lot of mutual friends.

Enterprise 2.0 Conference Highlights – Day Three

Elsua

social software is to succeed within the corporate world, it’s got to stop putting together plenty of copycats all over the place from social interactions that do very very similar things and which hardly any of them are eventually integrated into business processes.

2009 130

Online Facilitation, Twitter, Backchannel and Keynotes

Nancy White

So inspired by Cliff Atkinson’s book “ The Back Channel ,&# I decided to integrate a Twitter tool into the slides and thus into the body of the talk, consciously breaking in and out of the audience. As I read about some tools Cliff had found for integrating Twitter backchannel into a talk, I decided this was the perfect opportunity to both talk about a practice, PRACTICE the practice and do something to increase the interactivity of a keynote.

Searching for a culturally unifying notion

Neighbourhoods

Where it seems to work in its own terms ('God Bless America') its consequences seem, er, questionable at best. Ah of course, what we need is a culturally integrating notion that accommodates the sense of cultural disintegeration (or diversity, if you prefer). 'Small Along comes a recession, and maybe the political advantage goes to the first to come up with a compelling and uniting conceptual framework.

Communication, communities and collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Journal of Acoustical Sociology of America., Share: Permalink RELATED POSTS - Collaboration Quiz - Tomoye Announces Sharepoint Integration - Community 2.0 About | Contributors | Contact us | Subscribe: via RSS , via Twitter UPCOMING WEBINAR: No Time, No Budget, Fewer People?

2010 Forecasts

Nancy White

Already, several financial service firms such as Bank of America and Wells Fargo are exploring using mobile phones to deliver compliance training, product training and performance support/on-the-job aids.

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Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Opening Session Tuesday

Portals and KM

They focus on their retail strategy and have become the 6 th largest bank in North America. A second challenge was content integration and much progress has been made here also. This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2012.

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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.

The social media I use

Nancy White

I also get unlimited long distance in North America and certain European cities, but I still use Skype. So much for integration, eh?). I am floored the MS Livemeeting does not have integrated participant chat.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Networks Seem To Travel Well

Collaborative Thinking

Expedia Corporate Travel, on March 3 is launching a "Wiki" platform for user-generated content and community forums enabling users to "create, link and edit experiences," said Robert Greyber, senior vice president of ECT in North America.

2008 130

Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Keynote

Collaborative Thinking

Other Quickr/Connections clients: Colgate-Palmolive and Bank Of New York Mellon Client: Teach For America. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Why Is Social Software So Important?

2008 130

How Deloitte’s social network beat the isolation blues

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Web Report Card Boy Scouts of America site lacks multimedia content By Gabe McDonough Association site heavy on RSS feeds, but lean on video and other interactive elements.