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?

Kapow Software - A New Approach to Application Development

Michael Sampson - Currents

When building applications that integrate data from multiple systems, Kapow Software offers an alternative to manual coding or relying on poorly-implemented APIs : " In my books and workshops on collaboration, I talk about the technology being "at most 10% of the equation" when it comes to success.

Liberating Voices book published

Making CommunitySense

A selection of patterns , including the Thinking Communities Pattern , has now been edited and published as a book by The MIT Press (ISBN 0-262-69366-6). See also the book flyer. I believe that this book is particularly relevant at this time in history.

2008 130

The Soothing Effect of Blogging

Elsua

a book in the making by yours truly. Collaboration Communities elsua Freelancing Fun Stuff and Musings General Interest Learning Life Metablogging Open Business Work Life Integration

2014 230

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Editor’s note : The following set of excerpts is from the recently published book The Power of Pull: How Small Moves, Smartly Made, Can Set Big Things In Motion by John Hagel III , John Seely Brown , and Lang Davison. The excerpts are taken from throughout the book.

2010 77

Green Chameleon » Getting the KM Sequence Right

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com 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.

2008 130

Collaborative Thinking: Sametime 7.5 Asterisk

Collaborative Thinking

& Asterisk IBMs approach to unified communications is anchored around applications, an important distinction from the current state of Microsofts effort which has been more centric to platform convergence. plug-in and integration with Asterisk (an open source PBX).

Collaborative Thinking: Building A Robust Feed Syndication Platform

Collaborative Thinking

While this type of scale may not be necessary within an enterprise per se - it does illustrate how such platforms should be approached as a core infrastructure decision. Connections Categories Attention Management AugmentedReality blogging Books BurtonGroupCatalyst07 BurtonGroupCatalyst08 Business_IT_Alignment CiscoCollab Collaboration Commentary Communication design digital+life e-Mail Enterprise 2.0 Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Media & Financial Services

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Lingering Privacy Doubts Over Facebooks Beacon | Main | Social Media & Pharmaceuticals » December 04, 2007 Social Media & Financial Services An article worth reading that outlines the approach taken by two organizations: Wells Fargo entered the social media game when it launched Stagecoach Island in May 2005. Tagging Community Book Roll Robert L.

2007 100

Green Chameleon » Information and Records Management Policy Development Guidelines

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Information and Records Management Policy Development Guidelines It’s often difficult to approach KM in any large scale way in an organisation without bumping into the policy infrastructure. Knowledge, information and records form a continuum that needs to be managed holistically, and an integrated policy framework helps to support this.

2006 100

Green Chameleon » Blog comments

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Developing Policies to Support KM It’s often difficult to approach KM in any large scale way in an organisation without bumping into the policy infrastructure. Knowledge, information and records form a continuum that needs to be managed holistically, and an integrated policy framework helps to support this.

2006 100

The FASTForward Blog » Awareness Makes a Smart Move with Its Facebook Integration: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Awareness Makes a Smart Move with Its Facebook Integration by Bill Ives May 5, 2008 at 7:12 am · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 We discussed their recently announced Facebook integration through their Awareness Facebook Application Framework. I have also written about how a number of firms have provided a means to integrate social software (aka enterprise 2.0) You can integrate it with your enterprise environment.

2008 28

Green Chameleon » Who Makes Policy?

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Who Makes Policy? I have the same approach but in my experience 7 groups… By Tim Suoer great, such a fun United Nations group.

Policy 130

Organising Knowledge » Information Sharing Isn’t Data Management

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com 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.

Share 100

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

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Wisdom - The Question for Every 64-Year Old Wisdom = Cognitive Processing + Emotion Management! 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.

2007 100

Blog as an edge zone

Mathemagenic

I’ve been playing with city-related metaphors for a long time, heavily inspired by the book by Danish architect Jan Gehl “ Life between buildings “ Now I tie together multiple fragments of it in a final chapter of my dissertation, using it to explain the ‘front porch’ nature of blogging and its impact for emergent social processes. Integration

2009 89

SIKM community presentation

Digital Habitats

Resources: Book site: [link]. reading a book, interest in a novel (?). All: Taking a developmental approach – the path to tool usage as important as destination. For thinking about these things, it’s useful to use the polarities that we discuss in the book.

2010 159

Green Chameleon » Mapping Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Mapping Knowledge Management I like maps. I bought this book on maps. And when we change direction, we no longer see that particular horizon, but another one - which we then approach.

2007 130

The Meaning of Depth and Breadth in Education

Jenny Connected

On Plate 7 in his book, The Master and His Emissary, he writes: Here light, colour and texture of the stone surfaces all emphasise the depth of perspective in both time and space, drawing us into felt relationship with the world. Rather, in his book, The Master and his Emissary.

2019 172

My First Year as a Consultant and what 2016 Holds for Online Communities (I hope)

Online Community Strategy

Thought leaders and former champions of social published articles and books about establishing, then disrupting “Digital Business” Former Social Centers of Excellence were abandoned or repurposed for the “new” digital business journey. Book a call here. .

2015 54

CCO or CCQ?

Michael Sampson - Currents

Companies need an executive responsible for integrating the enterprise — a Chief Collaboration Officer (CCO). Every executive needs collaboration competencies, as Morten so well outlines in his book, Collaboration: How Leaders Avoid the Traps, Create Unity, and Reap Big Results. Collaboration can be integral to these activities, or not. Morten Hansen and Scott Tapp asked recently, Who should be your Chief Collaboration Officer?

2010 130

Tech steward meet tech mentor

Digital Habitats

Recently I finished a remarkably useful book: Mizuko Ito, et al. Hanging Out has pushed my thinking by setting the idea of technology stewardship in a larger context of the book’s themes of friendship, intimacy, families, gaming, creative production, and work.

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

Notes on BP304 Become a Social Business: Leverage User Adoption Through Gamification

Michael Sampson - Currents

How could we get people to spend 10,000 hours learning new collaboration approaches and tools. Assertion - let's use gamification methods to get them to learn new approaches / tools. So the approach is to integrate the yellow and blue, and get people to go back-and-forth between them.

2013 185

Your Future with SharePoint? Looking Forward

Michael Sampson - Currents

” In my book Collaboration Roadmap (2011) , only the first letter is about the technology (R = Really Understand the Technology). In the Essential SharePoint 2013 book, the SharePoint strategy roadmap includes organisational questions: who are the stakeholders?

2016 148

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. Writing a journal article, book chapter, monograph.

2013 174

Yammer: Better for Teams

Michael Sampson - Currents

In my book Collaboration Roadmap I talk about collaboration auto-discovery capabilities for both teams and groups; this is the latest iteration of Microsoft’s work within the context of Yammer. ” – next group notification, another notification approach for showing other updates across your groups. The Office Team announced another round of improvements to Yammer.

Yammer 117

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. The game concludes with the delegates applying the HPT approach to their own teams using the templates and checklists from the simulation.

2014 142

Academic BEtreat – the technical challenges

Jenny Connected

One of the principles of these BEtreats is that online and face-to-face participants should be fully integrated, so for the most part the online people are projected into the face-to-face room through video on Adobe Connect – where presentations can also be shared. We have been told that this BEtreat is trying to ‘push the boat out’ to explore the challenges of integrating online and face-to-face participation in a course and I think we all recognise hw ambitious this programme is.

Ten Design Principles for Social Intranets (Vernon Meyer, AMP) @webdynamo #intranets2012

Michael Sampson - Currents

group a) design harmony - (1) adopt a user-centric approach, (2) identify, understand and work with project drivers, and (3) understand how your technology integrates. -. see Paul Adams book. -. After lunch on day 2 of Intranets2012, Vernon Meyer is talking about his work at AMP. Key ideas: - Intranets need to become more fun, more modern. - the audience has changed from consuming information. to participating. We need to change our intranets to allow this. -

2012 129

Interactions 2012 - Inside the Social Business - Lee Bryant #iic @leebryant

Michael Sampson - Currents

Better approach - ambient actions that throw off knowledge in the flow of work. see the new book about the connected company. approach - working in the open and staying in touch. some practical considerations - build, buy, integrate, governance Lee Bryant from Dachis Group is talking about social business. Key points: - (1) Poor user experience leads to low adoption. (2) 2) Most intranets are not fundamentally productive tools.

2012 117

Rhizomatic Learning – A Pedagogy of Risk

Jenny Connected

I think we probably still need a clearer view of what happens or can happen, in terms of learning, in the open space for learning that will be created by taking a rhizomatic approach. In #rhizo14 the creation of open space has been an integral part of the course design.

2014 199

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? Gilly Salmon’s books provide lots of practical advice on how to engage students online. A feminine approach to ethics and moral education.

2015 245

Papers on mobile assisted language learning (MALL)

e-Moderation Station

However, a paradigm shift has occurred in which learners are turning to new mobile learning opportunities to supplant traditional teaching as virtual extensions of earlier self-help books, phrase books, and audio-based language learning programs. Photo by Milica Sekulic.

Transition gives us the best of ingredients for networking

Social Reporter

Today the network announces really innovative developments on several fronts, with an inspiring Transition Companion book about creating local Transition projects, a directory of the ingredients and tools to do that, and a set of cards that help people play through the methods.

2011 151

Doing Business with IBM Connections Workshop in Switzerland – hosted by WebGate

Michael Sampson - Currents

In my book Doing Business with IBM Connections (2013) on which the workshop is based, there are a couple of case studies aligned with each of the ten core scenarios. It was a tremendous privilege today to have representatives in the room from a couple of the organizations featured in the book. Numerous participants mentioned the power of approaching IBM Connections from the frame of scenarios rather than features and functions.

Teambuilding 2.0

The Bumble Bee

Recently I ran across a New York technnology company GoCrossOffice pioneering a more novel approach. GoCrossOffice integrate both virtual and physical elements into their team games.

2008 142

Consequential Ideas for 2009

The Bumble Bee

To decrease exposure to systemic risks, local communities are adopting a "loosely coupled" approach to the global system - remaining integrated, but ensuring that basic needs in energy, security, food, communications and transportation can still be sourced locally.

2009 136

Tech steward meet tech mentor

Digital Habitats

Recently I finished a remarkably useful book: Mizuko Ito, et al. Hanging Out has pushed my thinking by setting the idea of technology stewardship in a larger context of the book’s themes of friendship, intimacy, families, gaming, creative production, and work.

The Social Organization According to Gartner

Portals and KM

Here is a book that I recently put at the top of my business reading list thanks to a suggestion by my Merced Group partner, Catherine Shinners. Here is a book that gets senior managers ready for the next evolution in business: The social organization.

2012 211

Curing Business Ecosystems Blindness

Partnering Resources

However, the ecosystem approach goes beyond the traditional supply chains to examine the more complex web in which a company operates. These roles were first developed by Marco Iansiti and Roy Levien in their 2004 book The Keystone Advantage. ). Evolution into business ecosystems.

2012 207

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

21st Century Organization

Alcatel-Lucent- An Implementation Approach to Follow. A highlight of Cordelia's presentation for me is the human capital forethought, ensuring the talent is at hand to scale Connect.BASF as the platform becomes increasingly integral to business operations.

2012 169

Blog>> Getting Started on Your Intranet

Green Chameleon

And so when I saw the announcement of James Robertson’s new book, What Every Intranet Team Should Know , my attention lit up. This is a long overdue book from James Robertson. This book, in just over a hundred beautifully clear pages, provides just that.