Work Live Integration – 23 and 1/2 Hours

Elsua

Instead, a long while ago I have made the transition into what some people have been calling work life integration, where one of key words / concepts that has started making the rounds in the last few years, that is, flexibility, is gaining more and more importance and relevance as we move forward.

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

Online Community Strategy

Launching Structure3C on February 4, 2015 to help brands create successful customer communities and crowdsourcing initiatives. Helping a growing portfolio of brand and startup clients with briefings, crowdsourcing strategy, online community development and product design.

2015 54

Online Community Unconference 2009 Wiki Open & Session Highlights

Online Community Strategy

Cross-posted from the Online Community Report. We had over 50 sessions at the Online Community Unconference, and notes for most are captured on the Unconference wiki. The Online Community Unconference wiki can be found here: [link]. Are we a Community Too?

2009 51

Online Community Expert Interview: Rawn Shaw, IBM

Online Community Report

This month's Online Community Expert interview is with Rawn Shah, Practice lead with the Social Software Adoption team in IBM. He has worked in various roles as a software developer, production manager, a journalist and community program manager in his career.

Online Community Expert Interview: Rawn Shah, IBM

Online Community Report

This month's Online Community Expert interview is with Rawn Shah, Practice lead with the Social Software Adoption team in IBM. He has worked in various roles as a software developer, production manager, a journalist and community program manager in his career.

Online Community Expert Interview: Rawn Shah, IBM

Online Community Report

This month’s Online Community Expert interview is with Rawn Shah, Practice lead with the Social Software Adoption team in IBM. He has worked in various roles as a software developer, production manager, a journalist and community program manager in his career.

Online Community Unconference 2009 Wiki Open & Session Highlights

Online Community Report

We had over 50 sessions at the Online Community Unconference, and notes for most are captured on the Unconference wiki. The Online Community Unconference wiki can be found here: [link]. Using Community in Strategy Development. What is Community Leadership?

2009 46

Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes: Three Approaches to Social Computing Platforms

Green Chameleon

I think there are markets for each of the three approaches on this panel. (I nGenera - we run forums and offer online communities to get client feedback. Microsoft - we want to make sure MS platform that has key elements that work with all components - e.g. not just tags in wikis but also in enterprise applications - we want the integration of all data - like tags (I think Microsoft and Jive both made good points here).

The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

I’ve worked with some form of community my entire career. 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.

2019 46

Building Modern Communities #SwarmConf

Online Community Strategy

I was honored to be asked to keynote the SWARM Community Managers Conference in Sydney this week, hosted by conference Co-Founders Alison Michalk and Venessa Paech. Online Communities are poised to have a break through moment if we, as community builders, can blaze the trail.

2017 64

Building Modern Communities #SwarmConf

Online Community Strategy

I was honored to be asked to keynote the SWARM Community Managers Conference in Sydney this week, hosted by conference Co-Founders Alison Michalk and Venessa Paech. Online Communities are poised to have a break through moment if we, as community builders, can blaze the trail.

2017 46

The Soothing Effect of Blogging

Elsua

will have such an impact that they would manage to make you re-prioritise how you spend your time online engaging with total strangers while you keep neglecting what you have got at home.

2014 230

Reflections on Community Manager Appreciation Day

Online Community Strategy

Today was the third annual Community Manager’s Appreciation Day, or #CMAD. The intention of #CMAD is to raise awareness about the role of the Community Manager, and to recognize the hard working women and men who support this role for their organizations. I was had the privilege of joining Connie Bensen, a colleague on the Dell Community team, for a fantastic Google+ hangout today to talk about the evolving role of the Community Managers.

2012 67

2014, The Year That Was

Elsua

Do them in March to get people out of their homes right as spring kicks in or by November before everyone hides for the remaining of the year as winter approaches fast and furious. elsua General Interest In the News Learning Life Metablogging Work Life Integration

2014 206

Full Circle Associates " Notes from the Seattle Online Community Meetup

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Online Community Meetup Gathering at Microsoft An hour of conversation, beer, wine and food Introductions Open space with 6 speaker slots of up to 15 minutes. the gist of the question was “how do we encourage sharing of content and knowledge ACROSS communities and organizations.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Telligent is an enterprise collaboration and community software company that offers a social software suite for both public and internal-facing online communities. of Telligent Community (previously Community Server) and version 2.0

Overcoming Knowledge Loss: Key Knowledge Retention and Transfer Approaches - KM Edge: Where the best in Knowledge Management come together

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Sign In Home KM Topics KM Overview Case Studies About Us Search Overcoming Knowledge Loss: Key Knowledge Retention and Transfer Approaches Page 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 In APQCs most recent research on knowledge retention and transfer (KR&T) approaches, the primary lesson is that variety is key. Instead, they leverage an array of KR&T approaches designed to fit specific business situations and the unique cultures of their respective organizations.

Don’t Underestimate the Value of Your Community Managers

Elsua

Never mind the community facilitators. Communities are different beasts. If not, judge for yourselves, to quote Rachel, on the list of pressures that community leaders are facing at the moment: . Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0

2012 242

Various ways to use social media as a facilitator or trainer

Joitske Hulsebosch

We thought of starting with a blogpost because it helps us think about the topic of the workshop, it is a light way of starting online, and it gives the chance for others to look over our shoulders (and give tips?). Social media form an integral part of the learning trajectory.

2011 229

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

Deep conversation needed on BIG’s Ageing Better community platform. How about asking people in for a coffee?

Social Reporter

Following my Storify of tweets yesterday about the Big Lottery Fund’s Ageing Better online community, Paul Webster helpfully responded “a conv to watch” But how to keep the conversation going? Shouldn’t the programme be setting standards for transparency, online learning and public debate? Far more cogent than I see in many forum-based online communities. Nor do I think online exchanges should be in the lead.

2014 143

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

Influence

Read More » Collaboration for Funders: Understanding the Challenges Joe Anderson in Influence 1 Jul 2010 This is part two of a series on online collaboration for grantmakers. youre a funder in the philanthropic sector, and youve concluded that online collaboration is a great tool for solving issues like. We had a great discussion about how government agencies are using social media, and how the research community can support their efforts.

2010 40

Work Stream #1 – Learning Is the Work

Elsua

Learn from you, learn with you, on what it is like becoming a successful Socially Integrated Enterprise. Collaboration Communities elsua Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

2016 164

Are We In A "Post E2.0 Era"?

Collaborative Thinking

Social software enables people to rendezvous, connect or collaborate through computer-mediated communication and to form online communities. Portals represented the best-in-class capability back then to enable contextual collaboration since application and collaboration portlets could be composed into a single, integrated user experience. That said, we do have better tools, integration methods, architectures, etc to accomplish this goal in a more comprehensive manner.

2012 168

How helpful is journalism for People Powered Change? Further thoughts.

Social Reporter

What sort of community media and support for knowledge sharing, learning and innovation do we need – both locally and nationally – when the big society policy agenda expects so much more of citizen-led action?

2011 188

12 Ways to DO and NOT DO a Social Media Press Release – MSF Medecins Sans Frontieres

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Sort of like Discovery Channel but only humanitarian stuff and only online. I found no social media elements other than the usual “social media is another broadcast channel” approach. The press release was about social media, yet had no online offering.

2012 285

Making social reporting an OpenBusiness

Social Reporter

The UKgovcamp event on Saturday gave me a chance to extend social reporting practice by making interviews, and hosting a session, an integral part of an open research and ideas-generation process within a project. It’s a nudge towards an OpenBusiness approach. As explained here , we are using the SocialbySocial online community to start research and discussion leading up to a workshop.

2010 130

How the Client Experience Defines the New ROI of Social Business – Finally, A New KPI in the Making

Elsua

There is also an opportunity to rethink how we approach these KPIs. So, who wants to jump the shark and move into the 21st century to become a successful Socially Integrated Enterprise? Collaboration Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

2014 198

Realising the knowledge assets of research for the rest of us – how about a set of recipe cards?

Social Reporter

I’DGO examines what Inclusive Design for Getting Outdoors means for older people, and Smart2 has created a personalised self-management system – “an integrated system for use in the person’s own home, consisting of a touchscreen ‘home hub’ and a mobile device.”

2013 191

From Adaptation into Engagement by Luis Suarez

Elsua

practitioner with over 15 years of experience on knowledge management, collaboration, learning, online communities and social networking for business; and has been living, since February 2008, a (work) life without email challenging the status quo of how knowledge workers collaborate and share their knowledge by promoting openness, transparency, trust, sustainable growth, engagement, connectedness and overall smart work. Collaboration Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

2014 180

Are We In A "Post E2.0 Era"?

Collaborative Thinking

Social software enables people to rendezvous, connect or collaborate through computer-mediated communication and to form online communities. Portals represented the best-in-class capability back then to enable contextual collaboration since application and collaboration portlets could be composed into a single, integrated user experience. That said, we do have better tools, integration methods, architectures, etc to accomplish this goal in a more comprehensive manner.

2012 100

IBM Connect 2013: My Opening Session Notes

Portals and KM

They have created a positive community around the site. Then he requested the community to make illustrations, then another request was made for an animated film based on the narrative and the winning illustration. He then talked about being a member of bike riding community.

2013 164

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.

News Updates (November 19, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Drug companies are exploring collaborative approaches to bringing better drugs to market faster. " [The] linear, trial-and-error method is no longer a sustainable model for big pharmaceutical companies. The influence on business decisions by online communities is at its highest in three years.

2009 148

Community vs. Social Network - Lithosphere Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Lithosphere Community Sign In Forums Up 24 Comments Community vs. Social Network MikeW (Lithium Guru) Jun 6 Labels: Cyber Anthropology Social Media Michael Wu, Ph.D. is Lithiums Principal Scientist of Analytics, digging into the complex dynamics of social interaction and online communities. Social networks Everyone has their own social network (whether online or offline). Yet, as we’ve learned from history, communities are very robust social structures.

Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We were interested to hear about the development both because we are using a hosted version of the SMC as our “home base&# this iteration of the workshop, and because Howard’s project is a nice example of community technology stewardship.

The Soft Skills of Collaboration and The Social Enterprise

Elsua

There is no doubt that effective collaboration that is happening amongst individuals, teams, networks and communities, as part of that social transformation of culture, process and people, is a key success factor to become a Social Enterprise. It’s an integral part of who we are.

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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 All the while, members of the community can communicate on various issues, and threads to pursue their own goals with practitioners and other learners.

2008 162

[KMers] Training Community Managers and Facilitators

Elsua

It would also be rather helpful to go through for those folks who may be interested in online communities in general and who would want to learn a lot more about how they operate them and what it is like being a community facilitator / builder. Yes, Communities and ?Community

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Below you’ll find a list of over 100 vendors (and more in the comments) of vendors that offer commodity community software. This is software you can brand and integrate tightly into your existing domain. Me.com “Build your own community with SNAPP! approach !

2008 55

Talking points for digital inclusion: do you have some?

Social Reporter

I developed some conversation starters on digital inclusion back in 2004 for a seminar in Dundee : 1 Community groups and nonprofits are not the strongest leaders towards “digital inclusion&#. 2 Community web sites are today seldom a good investment of time and money.

2009 130

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Requirements Here’s a list of companies that provide collaboration platforms with turn-key social features for ‘instant’ community. These platforms can be used in intranets, extranets, or public communities. Community Zero ?

2008 58

Dell’s Social Engagement Journey

Ant's Eyeview Blog

The Social Engagement Journey , put together by our team at Ant’s Eye View , is a 5-stage process that a medium-to-large brand or company goes through while integrating social media into their business. They are ambivalent to online conversations. Second of three posts.