Technology Stewardship: App Integration Testing

Digital Habitats

My peers are discovering and using different approaches than I am and this sharing of draft strings helps us both see our own practice in new light, and enhance our repertoires by learning from each other. So I went searching for a white board or pinboard app that had Slack integration.

Recruiting OUR Board!

Hildy Gottlieb

It’s time for us to do one of the most exciting things I can think of – recruit the founding board for Creating the Future! In our experience, board recruitment often starts with brainstorming a list of names.

The Principled Approach 2

e-Moderation Station

But research studies aside, the million dollar questions for teachers are: How do I to integrate technology into my classroom? Most classrooms had IWBs (Interactive Whiteboards), but teachers were having difficulty moving away from a teacher-centred lecture approach with these.

Technology Stewardship: App Integration Testing

Full Circle Associates

My peers are discovering and using different approaches than I am and this sharing of draft strings helps us both see our own practice in new light, and enhance our repertoires by learning from each other. So I went searching for a white board or pinboard app that had Slack integration.

Organizations Struggling to Integrate Customer Channels

Michael Sampson - Currents

Recent research by Pitney Bowes points to the problem of low integration between different marketing channels , and the consequential costs of this: " Pitney Bowes Software (PBS), a global leader in customer data, analytics and communication software and services reveals, through a study of large B2C organisations in UK, France and Germany, that customers are being lost through fragmented and inconsistent communications and failure to integrate marketing channels.

Collaborative Decision Making - the IBM Approach

Michael Sampson - Currents

Join us to learn how you can share insights and solicit ideas with a broad set of social networking capabilities available through integration with IBM Connections. Integrated access to blogs, wikis and message boards let you expand the reach and impact of your information and gather input from different perspectives. ". provides built-in collaborative and social networking capabilities ") and how much come from integration with Connections (".

Green Chameleon » Getting the KM Sequence Right

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Getting the KM Sequence Right I like this inverted pyramid from Colman McMahon on how to approach a KM project.

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Green Chameleon » Who Makes Policy?

Green Chameleon

One of the key enablers in organisation-wide KM implementations is having your policies relating to information management, records management, IT security, privacy, knowledge sharing, etc, all integrated and aligned with each other.

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Organising Knowledge » Information Sharing Isn’t Data Management

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Information Sharing Isn’t Data Management From Dale Meyerrose, US associate director of national intelligence, this clearly stated piece about the importance of an integrated metadata strategy for the enterprise. I have the same approach but in my experience 7 groups… By Tim Suoer great, such a fun United Nations group.

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Green Chameleon » Wisdom - The Question for Every 64-Year Old

Green Chameleon

Wisdom arose during the 8th and final stage of psychosocial development which is “ego integrity over despair&#. I have the same approach but in my experience 7 groups… By Tim Suoer great, such a fun United Nations group. … By Gauri Welcome on board, Edgar, hope to see you at future meetings as well… By Antonella Nice recap, Edgar.

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10 options for implementing a KM strategy

Chris Collison

This is the traditional “someone at the top has said this needs to happen” approach, usually accompanied by a cascade, a change initiative, communications and engagement plan, brown-bag presentations, training programmes, mugs and mouse mats.

The Visualness of Microsoft Planner with the Rigour of Microsoft Project #office365

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft, while late to the game, has integrated Planner into Office 365. Until recently, Microsoft offered no integration between Project and Planner, despite owning both assets. That may change in the future, but today the integration is non-functional.

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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. We’re on board with his strategies for managing executives, including: Ask questions that educate. My first time in New Orleans didn’t disappoint!

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New High Performing Teams Simulation Game from Bioteams Ken Thompson

The Bumble Bee

The simulation integrates best practices from Informal Learning , Game-based Learning and Business Simulation. For example, the more you get your team members on board the easier it will be to bring process change to the team.

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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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Conference networking at Online Information 2008: report and lessons learned

Platform Neutral

Integrating the platform with the booking system wasn’t easy, as there is no process to support this so as the booking process proceeded, not all delegates received invites to the platform. This integration element (both technically and socially) is clearly something that will improve.

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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). Importance of advisory boards, focus groups, etc to Oracle (all vendors actually) so they can prioritize enhancements. Demo shows integration between Promotions and analytics and statistical modeling.

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Notes From Cisco WebEx Connect Session

Collaborative Thinking

Need a new architecture and approach. Widgets: calendar, task, bulletin board, but can create customized widgets. SAML supported, directory integration, full policy management framework (user, groups, roles), centralized management at workspace level, audit and logging and network-based policy enforcement; policies apply to IM, file transfer, meetings, video, voice, etc. Microsoft integration: with Outlook/Exchange (e.g.,

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Visit to Denmark; Thanks to IntraVision, DanNotes, and IBM Denmark

Michael Sampson - Currents

This is where my “collaboration scenarios” based approach comes in. Some of the questions from the delegates were about specific technical approaches in using Connections, and some were about the human behaviors and disciplines required to make each of the scenarios work. On the way to the airport, Lars from IntraVision mentioned DominoPatrol Social and some its capabilities for merging / integrating communities and other data elements across Connections.

What Difference A Year Doesn't Make: Lotus Connections & SharePoint

Collaborative Thinking

In his post, " Lotusphere 2009: What Might Have Been ", Guy articulates how IBM should have outlined a "surround and integrate" strategy for SharePoint. IBM has to do superior and native integration between Connections and Microsoft productivity tools and integrate with SharePoint as well. no Atom support) but obviously getting Attensa, KnowNow and NewsGator on board would help a lot. The partnerships illustrated three ways that vendors could integrate with SharePoint.

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The Future of Collaborative Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

" This approach to software development does not work. The resulting application suites are monolithic, inflexible, not extensible, expensive to scale and are invariably difficult, if not impossible, to integrate with other enterprise technologies.

Ten critical foundations for successful collaborative networks

The Bumble Bee

VEN Board. The board is responsible for overall network governance and strategic decision-making, and usually meets quarterly. This is a pre-contractual bilateral agreement between a network business and the network "Business Integrator" used in the opportunity evaluation phase.

Pulling It All Together - Michael's Comments on Lotusphere 2012

Michael Sampson - Currents

The integration of Notes Mail and Exchange into the Connections interface for users, so they can see their newer Connections material alongside their traditional email, is a good move. IBM can say this again and again, but the administrators need to hear that and take it on board. I haven't always agreed with the approaches being advocated, but that's a better problem to have than the topics not being discussed at all.

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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. Once selected an on-boarding portal streamlines the process.

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Green Chameleon » Two Pillars of Implementing KM Initiatives

Green Chameleon

User Benefit Users regard a tool as useful, if it is simple and does not require additional work; ideally, the tool should be integrated in their daily job. In order to engage these stakeholders for your KM solution, I suggest three approaches. Third, integrate KM-related KPIs into the appraisal targets ; do this for all employees but especially for the middle management.

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

Michael Sampson - Currents

We brought vendors in to help, but in examining the vendors through the RFP process, most of the board were made up of business people, not IT. How did you decide training approach? Logistics were a key part - lots of people around the world, have to treat training as an ongoing issue (on-boarding, new project, etc.). Lots of different training approaches and needs. We purchased a third-party add-on that integrates with SharePoint.

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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.

Teachers & Web 1.0 – A Beginner´s Guide to Webs 1,2,3, x

e-Moderation Station

No need to change anything – instead of writing things on the board, stick your text/list of prepositions/model sentences/picture prompts in a Word document or PowerPoint. teachers should also be integrating some of the tools offered by Web 2.0. Subscribe to the comments for this post?

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The Soft Skills of Collaboration and The Social Enterprise


It’s an integral part of who we are. Mind you, we are talking about powerful characteristics here that have kicked in a rather complex multicultural environment across the board.

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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 approach !

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Life Without eMail – Year 6, Weeks 21 to 24 – (Newcomer Challenging for King Email’s Crown)


Somehow the latter approach sounds so much more of an effective use of our time than the selfish, egotistical use of email just to fit our own individual purpose(s).

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Green Chameleon » Electronic Records Management Lags Everywhere

Green Chameleon

I think the ability to break down barriers is related to how companies approach project management and utilize communities of practice. 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. I have the same approach but in my experience 7 groups… By Tim Suoer great, such a fun United Nations group.

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Mobile learning #4: On the move

e-Moderation Station

Although mobile learning can be integrated strategically in the classroom (see this earlier post for more ), the easiest way to start using mobile learning with learners may be not use it in the classroom. Get a list of options on the board or onto a PowerPoint slide.

The Two Cisco's.

Collaborative Thinking

The study findings indicate that the business world is at the early stages of adopting these tools and in the process of identifying key challenges, such as the need for increased governance and IT involvement, which may impact the integration and adoption of these new platforms and technologies. Forums and message boards. For some time I've pointed out the need for the Cisco groups responsible for enterprise collaboration (including unified communications, mobile, WebEx, etc.)

Reality Check 2.0

Collaborative Thinking

Advisory Board is convening in an online forum to discuss themes for this year's conference. A rational and architectural approach towards reducing vendors is a credible tactic - defacto tossing them under the bus is not so credible. I love the title "Reality Check 2.0" but all credit should go to Susan (citation link below). This recession/depression is poised to eclipse any downturn we've seen in our lifetimes. As I canvas the Enterprise 2.0

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

Ken Carroll

Examples of these theories in an integrated format, in practice are not common. An integrated learning 2.0 The approach we took has certainly been organic. But IMHO the learner sometimes needs guidance from experts or a progressive approach.

2008 162

NewsGator Offers Social Sites ™: A Comprehensive Enterprise Social Networking Suite | The AppGap

John Tropea - Delicious Community

NewsGator has always been close to Microsoft as their RSS reader integrates with Outlook. and Ashley walked me through the many components of Social Sites that can be integrated with SharePoint. There is a Profile Builder that is an on-boarding wizard.

Circling Around To Enterprise 2.0 Again

Collaborative Thinking

The 2007 release was arguably the first concerted effort to deliver an integrated platform, adding additional components along the way. Few organizations back in 2003 adopted a formal enterprise-wide, top-down approach. Across the board over the last decade, when I talk to clients they complain about workspace products becoming file dumping grounds over time - it's not just a SharePoint problem.

Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Of course it also has lots of CMS functionality builtin, such as versioning, flexible workflows, locking support, link integrity checking, an AJAX-interface for editing pages (just click any element on the page and edit it in-place) and much more.

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Organising Knowledge » Getting Visibility into Taxonomy Evolution

Green Chameleon

They have a blog and have just started what they say will be a series of posts describing how their taxonomy evolved , from baby, internal steps, to starting to become an integrating tool for internal as well as external use. I have the same approach but in my experience 7 groups… By Tim Suoer great, such a fun United Nations group. … By Gauri Welcome on board, Edgar, hope to see you at future meetings as well… By Antonella Nice recap, Edgar.

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Enterprise 2.0 Conference: Session Proposals

Collaborative Thinking

conference board of advisors, it is always my goal to make sure that we deliver compelling sessions for attendees. The industry is transitioning from an emphasis on destination sites for communities and social networking towards one where networked services enable social information to be contextually integrated across a wide range of sites and applications. This panel will discuss practical approaches that address management concerns.

Implementing Wikis in the Age of Enterprise 2.0 at Océ

Portals and KM

When these wikis were integrated they discovered a number of teams working on similar efforts that were not fully aware of this. He wants to maintain a balanced approach where each tool is only used for the tasks is best designed for. At the same time, he would like the tools to better integrate and share content. Because of the Océ culture Samuel wants formal approval first and commitment from the R&D board.

Lessons from a Crazy MAFN Multi-Sensory Webinar

Full Circle Associates

She was my first guide in online conferencing, back in the almost entirely asynchronous, discussion board days. The connection to the purpose: that is the integrity of the design. Warning: Long post suitable for process geeks and lovers of detail.

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