It’s All About Work Life Integration; It’s All About You!

Elsua

Because, in my own experience, it’s not about striking a good work life balance, but eventually it’s all about Work Life Integration. No matter what your boss or your colleagues tell you about it or regardless of that huge deadline that is approaching!).

Social Media for Schools #NBN October 2016

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Hey there, teachers and school type people, tomorrow (Tuesday 19th October) I’m running some webinars with TTEDSC and NBN on how Schools can us Social Media Marketing Strategies. WRITING A SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGY. what social media platforms should you be using?

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Thinking About How Real Workers Use New Collaboration Tools – the Ford Approach

Michael Sampson - Currents

Among other changes, he comments on the new approach Ford IT took with helping users understand how to make use of the various tools available to them in their work: Many IT departments have had to cut back on their help desk and user support in recent years and have ended up leaving users to their own devices — figuratively, and even literally in some cases.

2014 120

Google+ Hints at a Social Media Marketing Revolution

Alchemy of Change

This has some integrating implications and possibilities for connecting this information with organization’s relationship management database – but more about that later.

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Switch for social media

Joitske Hulsebosch

Even though I am now not using the field as consciously as when I was guiding organisational change trajectories, I feel when I work on introducing social media I may apply it too and could improve. Anyhow I also bought 'organisatiedynamica' by Thijs Homan and it's competing with social media for trainers by Jane Bozarth for my attention. Everything always end up complex, and I often think it could be more fun with a lighter approach. Make it easy for people to use the media.

Various ways to use social media as a facilitator or trainer

Joitske Hulsebosch

More and more often we meet trainers and facilitators who are working mainly face-to-face and would like to use the opportunity of social media to facilitate more online because it may enhance the quality of your trajectory. Social media form an integral part of the learning trajectory.

2011 229

Media Trust launches Newsnet site and network

Social Reporter

The Media Trust have launched their site for Newsnet , which aims to be “a UK-wide hub of community reporters, citizen journalists and local storytellers, providing them with the tools and skills to get more from their local news, as well as learning from the experiences of others.

2012 179

Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom

Nancy White

asked Howard Rheingold to share a little bit about the Social Media Classroom (SMC) he developed as part of a MacArthur Foundation Award (A HASTAC award specifically). There is also a rich library of new media literacy resources and a community of practitioners.

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.

2007 100

State of Social Media Marketing 2012

Portals and KM

Social Media continues to grow. McKinsey also projects huge opportunities for wealth creation through social media, many of them are marketing oriented.  Tighter integration between social and rest of marketing and business overall. You might say this represents the good, the bad, and the ugly of social media marketing. The good results include the tighter integration between social media marketing and the rest of the business and the measurement of what matters.

2012 158

10 Strategies for Integrating Learning and Work (part 2)

Delicious/choconancy/communities_of_practice

In my last post I listed ten strategies for integrating learning with work. 10 STRATEGIES FOR INTEGRATING LEARNING AND WORK. Use social media to facilitate informal learning. Introduce Social Media. Ah, social media–so much has been written about the impact the tools we know collectively as web 2.0 In an earlier post I listed some ways to support organizational learning with Social Media. Communities of Practice and Social Media at IBM.

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Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom

Digital Habitats

asked Howard Rheingold to share a little bit about the Social Media Classroom (SMC) he developed as part of a MacArthur Foundation Award (A HASTAC award specifically). There is also a rich library of new media literacy resources and a community of practitioners.

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

Collaborative Thinking

While a lot of my research agenda and client interactions focused on collaboration and Enterprise 2.0 / social software during 2009, the most sizeable amount of time and energy for me this year was spent on social media, social networking, and social analytics (externally as well as internally). Social Media. Earlier this year, there was a noticeable spike in my inquiry load concerning social media. Defining Social Media.

Forrester's Five Stages of Social Media Maturity

Portals and KM

Forrester estimates that 20% of companies are currently not using any social media. They write that while most companies are using social media, it tends to start organically in pockets. I would add that another smart move is to begin to monitor the effects of your efforts, as well as what others are saying about you in social media. Then there is the coordinating stage where management recognizes the risks and rewards of social media.

2011 155

Telligent Releases an Integrated Suite of Collaboration Tools with High Powered Metrics | The AppGap

John Tropea - Delicious Community

With the use of social media within the enterprise a wealth of useful information about what people are doing and saying to each other is captured. Telligent has correctly recognized this and designed for integration.

2012 Social Marketing and New Media Predictions eBook Now Available

Portals and KM

The 2012 Social Marketing and New Media Predictions eBoo k is now available. Thanks to Lora Kratchounova and her colleagues at Scratch Marketing + Media for putting it together. I have covered them several times on the TheAppGap (for example see: Awareness Summer 08 Release Brings Sharepoint Integration and New Features ). It can be down loaded for free with the link in the prior sentence.

2012 144

Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

asked Howard Rheingold to share a little bit about the Social Media Classroom (SMC) he developed as part of a MacArthur Foundation Award (A HASTAC award specifically). There is also a rich library of new media literacy resources and a community of practitioners.

Social Media vs. Search Engine Optimization

Online Social Networking

Social media sites are rapidly altering the web marketing landscape. Now you can use social media to drive targeted traffic to your websites. You may be trying to determine whether social media is a viable alternative to search engine optimization. Is it possible that social media sites might provide a more expedient web marketing solution? Social Media AND Search Engine Optimization. Social media helps your search engine optimization efforts.

What Social Media and Enterprise 2.0 Can Bring to HR Processes

Portals and KM

We covered  “The Business Value of Social Media and Enterprise 2.0” Social media had begun to emerge by then as a solution to support interactions. Now the enterprise social media market matured significantly. We are also seeing more integration of capabilities within a single tool set. Now many of us have the seen the more recent 2010 McKinsey report that documents a big pay off from using social media within the enterprise. 

2011 159

Differentiating Between Social Media and Community Management

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Community Roundtable A peer network for community managers and social media practitioners. In low complexity markets and use cases (think Sharpie pens ) the focus is on social media because the relationships desired between Newell Rubbermaid and Sharpie customers does not need to be that deep – and the business model cannot support deep relationship development (i.e. I took a stab at articulating the primary responsibilities of social media managers and community managers.

2010 60

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).

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. Social Media Platform ). I have also written about how a number of firms have provided a means to integrate social software (aka enterprise 2.0) that operates in a uniform fashion across all forms of social media (e.g.,

2008 28

Bridging the Offline-Online Business Networking Gap

Online Social Networking

I asserted in Social and Business Networking Evolving that the integration of offline and online social and business networking, along with mobile technology , will dominate the social space for years to come. This is the approach I take.

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.

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. Facebook Developers | Integrating Facebook Chat Everywhere Subscribe to Collaborative Thinking Add me to your TypePad People list Archives May 2010 April 2010 February 2010 January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 More.

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

Online Community Strategy

Based on my experience building online communities and collaborative experiences, as well as research I’ve conducted, I’m convinced that a new and comprehensive approach to online communities is the way forward. Sonoma Sunrise in honor of the dawn of 2016.

2015 54

Social Network Marketing Campaigns: Features Attributes

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Stephen Collins and I and a bunch of Twitterati got into a discussion about social media marketing campaigns and whether they should exist earlier today. By the way, I first raised these points in February 2008 in a post called Of course there ARE social media marketing campaigns.

The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

Integrate Community Into The Fabric of the Organization. Growth-minded companies are fully embracing community as a concept and integrating community ecosystem development practices into the fabric of their business with great success.

2019 46

The Great Unbundling and Collapse of Local Newspapers

Alchemy of Change

Part 2 of 5: This post builds on my summary of a recent report from the FCC entitled “The Information Needs of Communities: The Changing Media Landscape in a Broadband Age.&#

2011 246

Building Modern Communities #SwarmConf

Online Community Strategy

My keynote focused on the need for a modern approach to community building in response to the accelerating change and disruption driven by exponential technologies. A New Approach to Community Building.

2017 64

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

Read More » Online Approaches for Inviting and Collecting Public Input Joe Pringle in Influence 4 Jun 2010 I was invited to present last week at the University of Marylands Human Computer Interaction Labs workshop on Government and Social Media. We had a great discussion about how government agencies are using social media, and how the research community can support their efforts.

2010 40

Reflections on Community Manager Appreciation Day

Online Community Strategy

My key hopes for next year (#CMAD 2013): That there is a more integrated approach to Community-building, as part of most organization’s social business efforts. Tagged: change agent , CMAD , community , Community Management , roles , social media. Community 101 Community Management Online Community Online Community Roundtable Social Business social media change agent CMAD community roles

2012 67

Attivio’s Thoughts on Improving the User Experience for Online Media Sites

Portals and KM

Here is a comprehensive white paper on improving the user experience for online media sites from Sarah Meyer at Attivio. This will not just be survival of the fittest, rather survival of the most willing and able to adapt to the changing media paradigm, and throw all of the old rules out the window.” - Andy Cohn, VP and group publisher, Fader Media. As someone who frequently goes to media sites to track down stories I would agree with all these points.

2009 100

Building Modern Communities #SwarmConf

Online Community Strategy

My keynote focused on the need for a modern approach to community building in response to the accelerating change and disruption driven by exponential technologies. A New Approach to Community Building.

2017 46

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

Online Community Unconference 2009 Wiki Open & Session Highlights

Online Community Strategy

convened this session to discuss how to integrate your community into the organization’s decision making process, even when the community mood is dark. Gail Williams of Salon Media Group and Scott Moore explore the concept of a community manager and strategists “tribe&#.

2009 51

Whitepaper: Enterprise Mashups Change Everything

Evolving Web

The fact is, any information your business needs can be analyzed with a mashup, often more quickly, with minimal effort, and at much lower expense than hiring consultants or using traditional and more time-consuming SOA approaches to do the same work.

Mashup 173

Community Building: How To Create Your Own Social Media Network With Ning - Robin Good's Latest News

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Community Building: How To Create Your Own Social Media Network With Ning Stop [social] networking: Build your own network! - As such, a minimal approach is probably wise if you dont want to put off new sign-ups. The ability to upload, embed and easily share media content.

2007 58

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). I think the SaaS weakness will hurt Microsoft in external social media scenarios as well. Tags: Social Networking & Collaboration social_media

2010 146

A Journey In Social Media: Avoiding The eRoom Debacle

John Tropea - Delicious Community

A Journey In Social Media A journal about my personal thoughts regarding evolving a comprehensive social media strategy at a large company. « Thoughts on Second Life | Main | The MacGyver Approach » August 23, 2007 Avoiding The eRoom Debacle Actually, this isnt fair to the eRoom product. Were going to create some guidelines, a lightweight review process, complete with hands-on help as people approach this.

Mapping the World: the INGENAES Global Symposium and Learning Exchange

Making CommunitySense

Knowledge and learning exchanges as well as network building are key components of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) funded Integrating Gender and Nutrition within Agricultural Extension Services (INGENAES) project. Working together with the social media reporters.

2017 130

Mapping the World: the INGENAES Global Symposium and Learning Exchange

Making CommunitySense

Knowledge and learning exchanges as well as network building are key components of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) funded Integrating Gender and Nutrition within Agricultural Extension Services (INGENAES) project. Working together with the social media reporters.

2017 130

Enterprise 2.0 Conference: Session Proposals

Collaborative Thinking

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. Learning Out Loud: Notes From Social Media Practitioners posted by Mike Gotta in Social Media, Marketing & Customer Engagement on 12/15/2009 10:44 AM CST. Social Networking & Collaboration Social Software social_media