cRaggy 2018: design, feedback & reflections

Learning Alliances

This blog post describes the cRaggy event at the June 2, 2018 Cascadia R Conf , its design, the logic behind its design, feedback from participants and reflections on how such an event might be better in the future. Design to Balance Opposing Factors.

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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

Design 176

IBM's Mike Rhodin on the Convergence of Social Business, Analytics and Commerce: Part Two

Portals and KM

They also acquired Coremetrics for Web analytics of order tracking and Unica for automated marketing.   On the analytics side of this process lifecycle, Netezza was acquired to enable better visualization of data. The old behaviorist view modeled, in part after machines, was a simple stimulus response.  This use is designed to both increase proper patient healthcare and reduce the cost of care by reducing unnecessary tests and procedures.

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

Design 100

My Notes from the 2011 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium: Enterprise Analytics = Business Values

Portals and KM

Here are more of my notes from the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium: Enterprise Analytics = Business Values. Renee said when business leaders hear analytics there is a focus on reporting and measurement. Analytics are about optimization and changing pain points, not looking backward. 

2011 141

Blog Cases from 2005: Cesar Brea on Marketing, Analytics, and More

Portals and KM

The firm designs, implements, and optimizes multi-channel marketing programs to exploit today’s increasingly fragmented and digitally-dominated channel landscape.   As he put it, “Whether it's good or not, it might provide a model to emulate or avoid.”  This is another in a series of case studies from people I interviewed in 2005 about their blogging efforts. Now as we move to 2013, I find it interesting to look back at the early days of business blogging.

2013 135

Modeling spaces for self-directed learning at university courses

Taming the spaces

Today i sent away my paper: Modeling spaces for self-directed learning at university courses to the special call of Journal of Educational Technology & Society. The main idea is to bring out the ecological learning design framework elements and show how they were applicable at the course design. In the article I pointed to the need for the new learning design frameworks for self-directed learning with social software that were ecological.

Monetizing: Virtual Goods venture capital 2009

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The platform is based on an innovative engagement-marketing model in which users earn points or virtual currencies by participating in unique advertising offers that are specially engineered for targeting, relevancy and maximum conversions. business models virtual goods

2009 202

Mining the Business Value of the Social Web: Behavioral Metadata

Web Social Architecture

I'm working where I work partly because I think there's tremendous potential in the intersection of information architecture and web analytics, in particular on the social web. Tags: Analytics & ROI Distributed Community Identity Manifestoes Metadata

2008 141

Tapping the Network to Facilitate Innovation « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? The problem is, humans weren’t designed for mechanization. We were designed to create. The Beginnings of a Competency-Model Foundation Social Network Analysis Case Studies (Valdis Krebs) What makes an effective knowledge worker? i think that as new economic models are put into place that support social production, this idea will take off at a larger societal level.

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.

2007 28

The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

In 1999 I took a job with TechRepublic.com as “UX Program Manager” and spent 9 months helping design, build, launch and grow what would become one of the largest online communities of global IT Professionals. A design for threaded discussions went from whiteboard to production over a weekend.

2019 46

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Here Comes ItalianPod

Ken Carroll

New definitions of mobile learning » Here Comes ItalianPod Harold Jarche writes about how the traditional ‘business model’ of the universities is under pressure. But the business model of the University is as young as ever.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Media & Pharmaceuticals

Collaborative Thinking

Connections Categories Attention Management AugmentedReality blogging Books BurtonGroupCatalyst07 BurtonGroupCatalyst08 Business_IT_Alignment CiscoCollab Collaboration Commentary Communication design digital+life e-Mail Enterprise 2.0

2007 130

Collaborative Thinking: LiquidTalk - Filling In The Daily Gaps

Collaborative Thinking

Spy » January 31, 2008 LiquidTalk - Filling In The Daily Gaps Intriguing idea but not sure theres a long-term business model here - technically, the barrier to entry seems small (re: IBM, Microsoft, Oracle or some other best of breed vendor). Connections Categories Attention Management AugmentedReality blogging Books BurtonGroupCatalyst07 BurtonGroupCatalyst08 Business_IT_Alignment CiscoCollab Collaboration Commentary Communication design digital+life e-Mail Enterprise 2.0

2008 100

Collaborative Thinking: Socializing At Work - No Longer A Waste Of Time

Collaborative Thinking

Investments in human capital rise only when the risk to the core business model is self-evident (e.g., Business strategists increasingly view the consumer market as a template for enterprise solutions that enable more flexible work models, catalyze informal interactions and connect people with shared interests.

2008 100

AI Use Cases For Communities & Networks

Online Community Strategy

” Algorithms are complex sets of bounded instructions, and they aren’t (typically) designed to learn from their environment and evolve. Personalization, bots / agents and analytics topped the list. Artificial Intelligence is arguably the buzziest of buzz words these days.

2018 51

Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This topic is designed to give you some tools and ideas for including social media appropriately in your overall organizational strategic plan and to measure its effectiveness. Track how many times a blog post has been viewed (using your blog software or a tool like Google Analytics ).

Microsoft Build 2018 – Keynote Highlights

Michael Sampson - Currents

– a partnership with DJI so that DJI drones can stream video to a laptop and have an analytics model run on the video stream to interpret what is being seen. The second application is called Microsoft Layout, for designing new physical spaces.

2018 116

Open Policy Making promises engagement as well as digital innovation

Social Reporter

We learn that civil servants are exploring the future with specialists in in data science, predictive analytics, artificial intelligence, sensors, applied programming interfaces, autonomous machines, and platforms.

2015 182

Digital badges and the purpose of education

Jenny Connected

He hopes that these will be designed by humans to balance the possibility of biased algorithms. Laura Ritchie replied: In reply to Jenny – to me this is more about the possibilities of a more broad understanding and acceptance of evidence rather than a surveillance model.

2018 148

Why culture matters

Chris Corrigan

Cynefin is also useful in that it warns us against a number of fatal category errors people make when trying to design solutions to problems. Art of Harvesting Design Emergence Facilitation First Nations Leadership StoriesAnalyse this.!

Notes on “Power BI – What Is It, How it Works, and Why it Matters” (John White)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Some notes: - classic architecture – from source data, extract / transform / load, into a storage alternative, and then ready for design and visualization. In a Microsoft world, ETL is done by SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), storage in SQL Server DB with SQL Server Analysis Services, and design and visualization through Reporting Services (SRSS, on SQL Server), SharePoint (Excel Services, PowerPivot for SharePoint, SSRS SharePoint Mode, and PerformancePoint), or Excel.

2014 117

The Illusion of Control

Elsua

It’s probably one of the main reasons, if you look into it a bit deeper, as to why (social) analytics, in whatever form or shape ( big data, small data, or just simply data ), has surpassed, in terms of attention and commitment from the business , the Social Business transformation journey.

2016 223

IBM MobileFirst

Michael Sampson - Currents

Late last week IBM announced a sweeping initiative in the mobile space : " IBM today unveiled IBM MobileFirst, the most comprehensive mobile portfolio that combines security, analytics and app development software, with cloud-based services and deep mobile expertise. Using IBM MobileFirst solutions, businesses can now streamline everything from the management of employee mobile devices, to the creation of a new mobile commerce app that will transform their entire business model.

IBM 132

The Art Of The Possible

Collaborative Thinking

Need all pieces in order to send complete systems (Oracle's assertion that justifies Fusion - could debate that re: standard interfaces, protocols, etc - owning all the parts just one model/approach not the only one). The data analytics might have an interesting spin re: social network analysis and social analytics in general. Demo shows integration between Promotions and analytics and statistical modeling.

2009 111

Notes from the Opening General Session at IBM Connect 2013

Michael Sampson - Currents

Releasing a new adoption model - with top 10 strategies. new adoption services - (a) social business adoption model, (b) social business adoption exhibition, and (c) customer council & adoption strategies. responsive design, that optimizes web experience on desktops and tablets. Applying analytics for predicting the right teams for client engagement - this IBM technology will be integrated into Kenexa. -. Smarter Workforce Analytics Suite (coming in 2013).

2013 141

Enterprise 2.0 Summit: Learning from Alcatel-Lucent, IBM, Yves Caseau, BASF & More "How People Matter"

21st Century Organization

based Information Week carried a cover story designed to capture attention with the headline " Enterprise Social Networks: Dislike ". The mission is clear: enable CEO Ben Vermayen's mandate that employees "Share", a practice Vermayen models by active participation.

2012 169

IGLOO Software Embeds MicroStrategy BI Tools for Social Insight

Michael Sampson - Currents

The addition of an analytics module provides organizations with the ability to identify areas where social interactions are most effective and model those more broadly across the entire organization to improve the effectiveness of team collaboration. I think there is good value to be gained by understanding what is going on inside technology designed to bring people together.

Sonoa ServiceNet Enhances Security, Interoperability, and Performance in Enterprise Cloud Computing

Portals and KM

Sonoa is designed to address these potential road blocks to enterprise cloud computing. Here is a screen shot of Sonoa Analytics. You can implement a flexible, access control policy model that can be applied on global operations down to individual users or clients.

Cloud 130

Geoff Coyle

Making Sense With Facilitated Systems

Through private emails, we discovered that we shared the belief that the engineering approach calls for varying levels of models, ranging from rules of thumb through the simple, highly-aggregated qualitative models all the way, in the appropriate cases, to carefully done simulation models. I read his Management Systems Dynamics , and I read and taught from his System Dynamics Modelling: A Practical Approach. Geoff Coyle passed away November 19.

2012 39

Digital Workplace Conference 2016 in New Zealand

Michael Sampson - Currents

Some comments on those: Ambiguity, Fetishes and Teddy Bears: The Modern Workplace Survival Kit (Paul Culmsee and Kailash Awati), focused on the positive and negative ways that models (a way of reducing uncertainty and ambiguity) can used in organisational life. Paul and Kailash led a fun activity during their session to show how to build a model and give it an impressive sounding name, and provided a categorisation of how people respond to and use models in their work.

2016 89

Notes on "Social Business: Moving the Business Needle Forward" at AusLUG 2013 - Chris Crummey, IBM

Michael Sampson - Currents

For social areas - social networking, social analytics, social content, and social integration. It's integrated and seamless by design. -. Enables a self-service model for others. -. Like a Dropbox model, but secure." Responsive design: -. Chris Crummey from IBM is presenting the opening general session at AusLUG 2013 in Brisbane. Some notes: 1. The big picture - from liking to leading.

2013 146

My KM World Session Notes: Creating a Semantic Infrastructure Platform

Portals and KM

However, today, with a rich array of text analytics and knowledge platform software, we are in a position to support real knowledge creation and sharing, but only if we approach it with the right foundation. It starts with how to do a knowledge audit designed to create a platform for knowledge networks that provides the means for enhanced communication within and among self-defined social groups. You need to model flexible schemes to handle all this stuff.

2011 116

Enterprise 2.0 Summit: Learning from Alcatel-Lucent, IBM, Yves Caseau, BASF & More "How People Matter"

21st Century Organization

based Information Week carried a cover story designed to capture attention with the headline " Enterprise Social Networks: Dislike ". The mission is clear: enable CEO Ben Vermayen's mandate that employees "Share", a practice Vermayen models by active participation.

2012 116

Activity Streams: Moving Beyond Event Aggregation

Collaborative Thinking

However resulting “stream glut”, interoperability, and security-related issues will threaten benefits unless better user experience design, filtering, standardization, permission models, and back-end analytics are applied. . Activity streams will also need to respect the permission models associated with the event being signaled from a publisher. When it comes to 2011 trends, I posted earlier on " Enterprise 2.0:

Customize Enterprise Wikis In SP2010

Collaborative Thinking

New site template for SharePoint Server build on publishing infrastructure - enhanced with categories, social tags and notes, page templates (content types and page layouts), ratings (web analytics) and customizations (master pages, CSS). Wiki is an open publishing model - hmm, not sure I agree - it is an open collaboration space more than publishing - more community than publishing. Gail Giacobbe, Principal Program Manager Lead and Ted Pattison, SharePoint MVP.

Wiki 133

Social Architecture (a manifesto) | Management Innovation eXchange

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Slowly but surely clients are starting to understand that the proof of the pudding is in the eating, and that we should put our beautiful models to the test on the shop floor. Design Credits. Management Innovation eXchange. Its time to reinvent management. You can help. Search.

Collaboration – If it Were That Easy We Would all Do It – Well

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Collaboration needs to be deliberately designed and managed in order to maximize effectiveness and the value of the outcome. The 5 Collaboration Models As you define the goals and objectives, translate these into a basic collaboration model or platform.

CMS 64

Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Opening Session

Portals and KM

  He also said the content management tools are currently designed to store content at rest. Social is the new business model. Here is part one -  IBM's Mike Rhodin on the Convergence of Social Business, Analytics and Commerce: Part On e.

2012 188

Community vs. Social Network - Lithosphere Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

is Lithiums Principal Scientist of Analytics, digging into the complex dynamics of social interaction and online communities. Hes a regular blogger on the Lithosphere and previously wrote in the Analytic Science blog. Having been an academician before I crossed-over, I can definitely appreciate the need for rigor and proper design to be applied on a topic like this (especially as there can be various nuances of the term).

Social Business Forum Highlights – Highlights from Breakout Sessions and Final Keynote

Elsua

Here is the embedded Slideshare deck from Phillip, so you can have a look into it and watch through the slides: Designing Collaboration: Building Systems that Really Work – Philipp Schäfer. Once again, I am on the road on to another business trip.

2011 195

Facilitation Card Decks | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This is probably why I was so attracted to the “drawing on walls&# involved in graphic facilitation , kinesthetic modeling and just plain PLAY as a way to work together. IDEO Method Cards I’ve been using these cards for years and in almost every way except as design method cards.