The Principled Approach

e-Moderation Station

The process approach to writing was supported by blogging groups and/or blogging ´buddies’ working in pairs for feedback, editing and redrafting. They seem particularly well suited to the process approach to writing. Tired of hearing that technology brings nothing to the classroom?

Integrating a 1-to-1 tablet initiative at primary level

e-Moderation Station

In this guest blog post Dimitris shares his experience from Doukas school in Athens which integrated ICT into the syllabus (one tablet PC per student) in 2009 and has become a Microsoft Case Study for adopting this approach. ICT educators: Dimitris Primalis. Image by gterez.

Integrating Transactions and Interactions: A Fable

Portals and KM

In the last two days, I wrote about: Integrating the Interactions with the Transactions, and Maybe Enterprise 2.0 I this post I want to share an example of an early success with this type of integration using old school tools. They tend to just price, attracting the bad risks and losing the good ones to people who were smarter at assessing risk. This approach was new, as the people had never been asked this question.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Promoting and assessing. Promoting and assessing. Promoting and assessing value creation in communities and networks: a conceptual framework 3. Promoting and assessing value creation in communities and networks: a conceptual framework 5. paper presenting a framework for promoting and assessing value creation in communities and. Promoting and assessing value creation in communities and networks: a conceptual framework 7. on seeking innovative approaches.

SCoPE Seminar: Digital Badges Implementation

Jenny Connected

Maybe those involved in designing and implementing badges have already been through the questions which remain for me; questions about the credibility of these badges, their value, their integrity, their status, what they represent, who they represent and so on. So I still wonder whether the badge system will promote the ‘completion of tasks’ approach to learning, more than a focus on developing a depth of understanding.

SCoPE Seminar: Digital Badges Implementation

Jenny Connected

Maybe those involved in designing and implementing badges have already been through the questions which remain for me; questions about the credibility of these badges, their value, their integrity, their status, what they represent, who they represent and so on. So I still wonder whether the badge system will promote the ‘completion of tasks’ approach to learning, more than a focus on developing a depth of understanding.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

ROI is an accounting and financial management concept businesses use to decide where to make investments and to assess the success of investment decisions after the fact. Qualitative assessment often can make up for a concrete numeric result. Unpacking them can help us understand how to begin to assess ROII. Network returns are asymmetric, so simplistic count-’em-up approaches are no longer viable. An effective response to this conundrum is qualitative assessment.

Social Analysis in Progress…

Net-Map Toolbox

Originally posted on BirAlNas : One of the most important aspects of the Bir Al-Nas approach is the integration of social analysis into hydrogeochemical and hydrogeological investigations. In this regard the first step is the identification of the actors involved in a specific issue, the assessment of their links, their influence and the possible existence of conflicts among them.

2014 98

So many learning style tests, so little time.

Joitske Hulsebosch

Hoping this awareness help you to try to stretch and integrate opposite preferences in your design. Here's the list of learning/personality styles tests I harvested: 4MAT system by Bernice McCarthy (paid assessment) Friendly Style Profile (paid assessment) Navigational v.

2011 227

Hyperfish – Thoughts on Collecting Expertise

Michael Sampson - Currents

The two similar items – asset registration and personal information – extend Hyperfish’s current approach of asking for information that has a demonstrably correct value.

2017 116

Getting Ready for Exploratory Interviews: Balancing Preparedness with Open Ears

Michael Sampson - Currents

I read these, integrated the ideas, and developed a master list of activities. Assessing students. I also asked about current tools being used when working on the activity, and their assessment of effectiveness and efficiency.

2013 174

Dispatch from the 2017 Association of Change Management Professionals Conference

Partnering Resources

We love how neuroscience brings a valuable and previously examined approach to our field. Do a risk assessment. ” We focused on how thoughtful use of Critical Connectors can help populate teams, build social support, and integrate respected change advocates into the organization.

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Your Future with SharePoint? Looking Forward

Michael Sampson - Currents

But, if you wanted to chase success, there were a whole set of additional activities required – such as client support, business acceptance, training approaches, user manuals, and more. Earlier in this series: 1 – Your Future with SharePoint? Looking Back. Looking Forward.

2016 148

Enterprise 2.0: A Transition From Destination Site To Platform Services

Collaborative Thinking

Instead, I thought I would take some time to reflect on what is happening and assess some of the transitions in a way that you hopefully find helpful. This effort will not go to waste since these types of integration capabilities (e.g., And if you have a lot of really interesting information locked up in that platform, it’s pretty natural to want to integrate that information within other systems where it can be helpful. integration with CRM, ERP, supply chain, etc).

2011 157

Thoughts On Salesforce & DimDim

Collaborative Thinking

Assessments fell all across the board in terms of its implications – some positive, some skeptical. Integration requires vendor cooperation to deliver a supportable configuration. Application Integration. Organizations have come to expect IM/presence platforms to integrate with desktop productivity tools (office suites, e-mail clients). They also expect integration with enterprise portals. e-learning/LMS integration). Old habits die hard with this post.

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Have you discovered the power of Serendipitous Collaboration yet?

The Bumble Bee

The most common approach to business collaboration ( Planned Collaboration ) involves prior analysis of the participants to try to identify shared interests in collaboration (e.g. The problem is that this approach does not really work.

2010 169

Using Machine Learning to Help Process Email – Microsoft Adds Clutter to Declutter the Inbox

Michael Sampson - Currents

It gets smarter over time, learning from your prior actions with similar messages, and assessing things like the type of content and even how you are addressed in the message. Microsoft is getting very Apple-esque in its approach to releasing things.

2014 161

Notes on SW101 Building a Smarter Workforce

Michael Sampson - Currents

is my company internally integrated, to offer the best value end-to-end for customers. AMC Theatres - a cultural assessment of AMC, employee profile for choosing the right recruits, etc. theatres with a good approach here earn more than theatres without on. -. Have now integrated Connections into the internet. Three speakers are talking about building a smarter workforce: - Denis Brousseau, VP, Global HR Practice Leader, IBM. Josh Bersin, CEO, Bersin & Associates.

2013 139

The changing role of the online teacher

Jenny Connected

It was thought that teaching online would require a different approach, but what should that approach be? A feminine approach to ethics and moral education.

2015 245

Transition gives us the best of ingredients for networking

Social Reporter

The previous Transition Handbook ( pdf here ) took people through a 12-step process of setting up a local project – and I find groups love that sort of apparently simple approach, until they find that it isn’t a simple sequence.

2011 151

Social Software Gaining Greater Traction with the Enterprise and Vendors Respond

Portals and KM

With enterprise social technologies, buyers must now assess vendors pursuing three distinct strategies: commoditization, horizontal and vertical solutions, and integration with adjacent technologies.”   In addition, wiki adoption will approach 50% in 2010 and they are the most popular tool. The many other venders are vendors pursuing “three distinct strategies: commoditization, horizontal and vertical solutions, and integration with adjacent technologies.”

Community Input: SharePoint 2010

Collaborative Thinking

Atlassian, NewsGator) whose products integrated into SharePoint in ways that alleviated some of the worst functionality (e.g., Burton Group research on enterprise social networking in 2008 found that organizations were tired of tool-by-tool approaches when it came to social tools (blogs, wikis, social networking). There are more integration points however, and a lot of cross-dependencies, and inability to really substitute components.

2010 146

Activity Streams: Moving Beyond Event Aggregation

Collaborative Thinking

I'm also optimistic that the effort can be aligned and integrated into OpenSocial. Facebook, Twitter) although FriendFeed is often cited as the reason for a standardized approach. FriendFeed harvests information from a variety of sources (music, photos, status messages), forcing the company to develop/maintain custom integrations for many different publishers and slowing down the ability to add new publishers. This is an accurate assessment and a very valid need.

Don’t Underestimate the Value of Your Community Managers

Elsua

“To assess, reconcile and coordinate the ‘social’ approach across a wide range of enterprise functions. To integrate internal social environments with closed communities with open communities and with public social channels and none-hosted communities in their markets.

2012 242

Is your most annoying opponent really the most dangerous one?

Net-Map Toolbox

There seem to be two steps to the assessment: Your gut feeling will (most often) tell you who to watch. Can you adapt the content of your innovation to integrate some of their ideas or can you change the public appearance to give credit to them in one way of the other?

2011 148

Education Technology Action Group consultation

SocialTech

The common theme here is that at the level of policy relating to schools, the use of technology for education is being perceived as a separate, specialist area, rather than an effective and integral range of approaches and tools to support learners and learning communities. This isn’t, of course, to say that there is any shortage of schools and school staff making effective and creative use of innovative approaches that are supported, or made possible, by the use of technologies.

Discover Bioteams via Experiential Learning

The Bumble Bee

I recommend an Experiential Learning approach which allows you to evolve your own unique take on bioteaming which takes full advantage of the hidden learning and experiences you and your organization already have about 'natural teams'.

Probes, Prototypes and Pilot projects

Chris Corrigan

As a result, I’ve been adopting a more disciplined approach to these three kinds of activities. A pilot is a project designed to prove the worthiness of an approach or a solution. We see this all the time with needs assessments, gap analyses and SWOT-type environmental scans.

2015 94

Social Network Marketing Campaigns: Features Attributes

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

If they aren’t and they take a neutral approach, they are journalists reporting other people’s news, facts not passion, promotion, self-marketing. Competitions, ask for content then community assesses content - submit articles about the online game, create a funny cartoon etc.

organizational responsiveness

Taming the spaces

By analyzing this gap, the lacks and excesses that can be used to assess the changes needed inside the organization and the managerial direction required may be detected. distinctiveness) and integration (i.e. The concept of loosely coupled organizations are led by systems integrators.

2010 153

Green Chameleon » Electronic Records Management Lags Everywhere

Green Chameleon

There’s also a short online self assessment tool. I think the ability to break down barriers is related to how companies approach project management and utilize communities of practice. The impact of poor e-records management can be measured and reflected in risk assessment. I have the same approach but in my experience 7 groups… By Tim Suoer great, such a fun United Nations group.

2009 130

Year-End Thoughts On Social Media, Social Networking Social Analytics

Collaborative Thinking

identity, security, compliance, reputation) and technology-related concerns regarding integration points between consumer sites and the enterprise (e.g., As social media becomes more complex, with a lot more issues related to interoperability, integration, platforms, standards (formal or vendor-specific), etc., Assessing social identity attribute claims. Data management and data integration (profiles, roles, etc). Previous posts: Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 &

Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

The company’s PageRank algorithm uses “the collective intelligence of the web&# to assess the relative importance of individual web pages and give us better search results. That’s an interesting approach.

Oracle Beehive 1.5: Still A Work-In-Progress

Collaborative Thinking

Team workspaces, web / video conferencing, and integration with desktop productivity tools (including Windows Explorer) were the among the list of improvements cited in the press release. Beehive Platform (platform services including security, policy management, integration, object model, admin functions, and interfaces to related Oracle technology). As applications integrate with Beehive services, the unified object model within Beehive will provide contextual consistency.

2009 100

Emerging Autopoietic Communities – Scalability of Knowledge Transfer in Complex Systems

John Tropea - Delicious Community

organizational integrity and address organizational imperatives. The present paper provides an overview of an approach we. integral and inescapable aspect of autopoietic systems. rationalist approaches as well as by natural selection to. sharing are assessed and key individuals who may assist are. Popper, Objective Knowledge: An Evolutionary Approach.

IBM Connect 2013: My Opening Session Notes

Portals and KM

I would add that application integration is an important part of this connection. File Sync allows you to integrate with iPad, Mac, Windows, etc. This undermines their traditional face-to-face selling approach. The applicant starts with an assessment.

2013 164

OutStart’s Learning Content Management System Automates Key Components of Content Development

Portals and KM

This is different from the traditional artisan approach of hand building learning content one instance at a time. An LCMS provides for automating the development, management, maintenance, delivery and publishing of modular and personalized learning – including online, instructor guides, mobile, assessments and the ability to deliver training in different languages. One of the main benefits of the modular approach is the ease in which personalized learning can be provided.

Doodle: Overview

Michael Sampson - Currents

Note that there is no integration with your existing calendar, so you can't see any details about other meetings when you are setting up the current one. Once again, note that there is no integration with the participant's calendar, for seeing these meeting times in context of the other things they are committed to doing. Net Assessment. Doodle is an online polling / survey-type service that can be used for scheduling meetings and events.

2009 89

The Two Cisco's.

Collaborative Thinking

Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today released the results of a third-party global study designed to assess how organizations use consumer social networking tools to collaborate externally, revealing the need for stronger governance and IT involvement. For some time I've pointed out the need for the Cisco groups responsible for enterprise collaboration (including unified communications, mobile, WebEx, etc.) to be better aligned with the more consumer-centric, social media-focused EOS group(s).

Reality Check 2.0

Collaborative Thinking

This emphasis on a realistic approach towards solutions driven by social software should not be an excuse for IT organizations to protect vendors they are comfortable with - this crisis could easily become a situation where IT groups leverage "cost reduction", "infrastructure overlap", and "integration complexity" as excuses to get rid of smaller vendors and retreat into comfort zones with platforms they identify with to a greater degree than the business areas they support.

2008 116

Education Technology Action Group consultation

SocialTech

The common theme here is that at the level of policy relating to schools, the use of technology for education is being perceived as a separate, specialist area, rather than an effective and integral range of approaches and tools to support learners and learning communities. This isn’t, of course, to say that there is any shortage of schools and school staff making effective and creative use of innovative approaches that are supported, or made possible, by the use of technologies.

Presence Is Too Important To Leave To UC Vendors

Collaborative Thinking

I completely concur with their assessments that presence is the foundation of UC. The intersection between social networks and unified communications will form the basis for a hybrid approach perhaps best described as ???social The title of this post might seem to be self-contradictory.

Ten Things I Wish I’d Learned Earlier

How to Save the World

They describe the wisdom of ‘sleeping on’ a difficult decision to allow these four types of knowledge to be integrated subconsciously. That you don’t approach predicaments the same way you approach problems. New Yorker cartoon by the late Charles Barsotti.

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