The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

A design for threaded discussions went from whiteboard to production over a weekend. Integrate Community Into The Fabric of the Organization. I’ve worked with some form of community my entire career.

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SIKM community presentation

Digital Habitats

Peter West: With so many technologies in use, how do you 1) *merge* the threads of conversations/interactions and facilitate the broadest access to the *nuggets* that emerge and facilitate the greatest opportunities for impact? Integration is not just standardization. February 16, 2010.

2010 159

Google Enhances the Discussion Capabilities in Google Docs - I Like It

Michael Sampson - Currents

Google announced a new approach to providing discussion capabilities inline to a document in its Google Docs service: " The discussion about a document is as important as the document itself, but until now, there hasn’t been a great medium for this discussion to happen. Brings Greater Context to Enterprise Collaboration

Portals and KM

  I have long been a proponent of this approach going back to building process-aligned knowledge management systems beginning in the early 90s. Now Qontext has taken the approach a step further with its pinning concept.

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Notes from the Opening General Session at IBM Connect 2013

Michael Sampson - Currents

communities - an integrated meeting room. -. Foresee in Germany, have integrated Connections with a full touch capable table. -. Notes 9 Social Edition - integrates social capabilities into the inbox. -. FileSync capability for integrating / synchronizing across multiple devices. decided to go for a holistic approach, bringing people together internally and externally. The common thread - the central role of analytics.

2013 141

Various ways to use social media as a facilitator or trainer

Joitske Hulsebosch

2) Integrated model: social aspecten are integrated with the content of the training. Social media form an integral part of the learning trajectory. The strength of the second model is a seamless integration of online and f2f learning.

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Notes on KEY101 Industries Get Social

Michael Sampson - Currents

the four "I's" - How we Interact, how we become Informed, how we Integrate the supply chain. Have been working on a new approach to health care plans since 2006. Starting to see some behavioral change - "I found out about this on The Thread." future focus - how to take advantage of The Thread on a day-to-day basis. Social business approaches impact governments. a smarter travel approach - eg., The second day of IBM Connect 2013 is just beginning.

2013 118

Intuit Brainstorm Offers Innovation Management

Portals and KM

These comments can start a threaded conversation. They added Outlook integration to allow you to reach out to other employees and bring them into the Intuit Brainstorm network. This tool was built from the innovator’s perspective by innovators so it has the right focus and approach

IBM Connect 2013: Ed Brill on Reinventing the Inbox

Portals and KM

Helps you quickly locate the people and content you need through integrated access to social tools from IBM Connections and IBM Lotus Quickr® software, including profiles, activities, team places, and content libraries. IBM Docs also has integrated social features.

2013 194

The Future Belongs to Generalists—Some Thoughts

Michael Sampson - Currents

But what if this approach is no longer valid? While specialists aren't always right, sometimes it takes a specialist to "see" that last piece of data that ties a whole lot of lose threads together. But equally, sometimes it's someone from outside the field who brings that integration - by seeing the data or problems in a domain from a new perspective.

2012 136

Clearwell Offers Comprehensive Process Aligned eDiscovery Solution

Portals and KM

This is the approach taken by the Clearwell E-Discovery Platform , a product targeted at information-related legal process such as discovery. Clearwell sets them up as a threaded discussion to easily uncover the answers to these questions. Before there was enterprise 2.0

2010 173

7 Pillars Analysis of IBM

Michael Sampson - Currents

And from a user and group perspective, this variety of approaches presents a huge problem—the cost of infinite opportunity! Or should it be a persistent chat thread in Sametime? Most of the focus, however, is on real-time interaction through Lotus Sametime, and its integration with both telephony systems and IBM’s collaboration products.

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Booz Allen Extends its Enterprise 2.0 Collaborative Platform

Portals and KM

A few months ago I wrote a series of posts on the innovative and award winning approach Booz Allen is taking to enhance enterprise collaboration and engagement (see Implementing Enterprise 2.0 It could also be easily integrated into the overall Hello skin.

2010 186

Conversations With a Wonderful Client

Full Circle Associates

Learning more about and practicing Liberating Structures was a strong thread for me in 2014 and will continue this year. There was a very interesting thread on KM4Dev in late 2014 asking about this ( ).

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Moderating for development


During a feedback meeting in October 2008, Koenders will indicate which aspects of the report will be integrated in a new policy document for civil society that will be drawn up by the Ministry. Therefore it was decided that some old fashioned handwork was needed: about fifty people were approached by telephone to ask them personally if they would have time to contribute to the online discussion.

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

Art of Hosting beyond the basics: a new offering

Chris Corrigan

One of the threads in our gathering was and exploration of how the practice of hosting and harvest conversations in the world can be applied to working with groups in ever increasing scale and influence.

2013 93

Communities Manifesto

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Collaborate through threaded discussions, conversations, and interactions. Communities are best served by providing collaborative capabilities, such as threaded discussion boards and meetings. You can have a community with no technology at all, but most communities are well-served by using the SCENT tools - Site, Calendar, Events, News, Threads (see section 10). If so, approach its leader about expanding it to include your topic.

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Circling Around To KM

Collaborative Thinking

Some of the latest blog and twitter conversation threads on KM vs. social computing or KM vs. Enterprise 2.0 Asked to describe how they made a decision after the event they will tend to provide a more structured process oriented approach which does not match reality. Pattern Completion Principle : Other things being equal, complete elements in the blend by using existing integrated patterns as additional inputs. Rather, it is an integral part of what is learned.

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Communities Manifesto

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Collaborate through threaded discussions, conversations, and interactions. Communities are best served by providing collaborative capabilities, such as threaded discussion boards and meetings. You can have a community with no technology at all, but most communities are well-served by using the SCENT tools - Site, Calendar, Events, News, Threads (see section 10). If so, approach its leader about expanding it to include your topic.

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What Could the Future of Money Look Like? « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Reply Tom Graves permalink March 9, 2010 1:12 pm (I wrote on this in the ‘Whuffie’ thread, but it’s worth repeating here.) Reply Michael Josefowicz permalink March 9, 2010 9:17 pm I’d be glad to have this convo, but not in this thread.

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[KMers] Training Community Managers and Facilitators


4:33 pm johanlammers: Q4 Is there a clearcut model, steps or approach out there that might be very helpful as a framework for starting community managers? 4:43 pm rhappe: Just seeing the #KMers chat now but lots of interesting questions about integrating communities into organizations.

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » FrenchPod is a PLS

Ken Carroll

It also means that we can integrate the elements and that users can dive in, immerse themselves in the resources, and develop a live culture of learning the language. Blogging has been a great tool to achieve this, but other channels were also available: lesson comments, wiki, forum, e-mail, open threads (remember those), lesson suggestions, etc. I really love the CPod approach. Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0

Full Circle Online Interaction Blog: Updating my basic article on online facilitation

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The clearer the purpose , the easier it is to craft the facilitation approach. Facilitator approaches depend on the nature of the community or group. This can be aided by the use of static web pages to organize information, the combined use of linear and threaded conferencing space, and the regular use of summaries and reviews. Integrity, patience, a good sense of humor and a love of other people will be valued in any host.

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Socialising in the workplace

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

This ‘Trojan mice’ approach – putting in lots of small tools that may or may not work – was largely an ongoing experiment. We’re making great progress with wikis, blogs, discussion threads and forums, in order to develop conversations outside of email.

Effective Collaboration: Chaos in Collaboration (Part 1 of 5)

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Michael Sampson Improving the Performance of Distributed Teams Navigation Home Resources Library Currents (the blog) Seamless Teamwork Our Approach About Michael Sampson Contact Us « Notes from Chris Rogers on Robotics for Everyone, March 12 | Main | Whats the Greater Pain? Is a Meeting or Discussion Thread Chaotic? When we have a discussion by email or through a threaded discussion system, weve first of all got to air all the differing points of view.

2008 28

How Procter & Gamble Got Employees to Use Social Networking at Work - - Business Technology Leadership

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Subscription Services » Reprints » ); Practice Made Perfect How Procter & Gamble Got Employees to Use Social Networking at Work Procter & Gamble drove adoption of social networking tools by integrating them with existing with work processes. The platform, called PeopleConnect, is akin to Facebook , with profiles and status updates, discussion threads and activity feeds.

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An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

As people whom I’ve never met generate trust through their networking gifts, integrity, and skills with others, I’ve found myself wondering how I can best support them – without considering “apartness&# from myself. emergent by design Home who’s the architect?

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

data collection and a process for integrating these indicators into a meaningful account of value. The idea of this framework is to provide the foundation for an evaluation process that can integrate. Rather we view communities and networks as integral aspects of the social fabric of. They provide a simple way to integrate data across all. intertwined and integrated, how do they contribute to the cohesion and functioning of the group, and. Length of threads. Facilitation Mastery: Experiencing the Four Flows

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

My Strategic Visioning Collaborators Ive included this photo album of some of the people in The Groves associate network that use our facilitation and Strategic Visioning methods integrally in their work.

2008 42

More on CoPs

John Tropea - Delicious Community

CoP usage was not integrated into the corporate procedures, and CoP performance metrics were not tied to individual performance goals. From: Katrina Pugh , Worldwide Knowledge Management Consultant, Business Strategy and Knowledge Integration, Intel Solution Services Stan, I agree with your comments - especially the regular meeting and tiers. Use technology effectively - must be easy to integrate into life (e.g.,

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Green Chameleon » How to be a KM Guru #1

Green Chameleon

I guess we shouldn’t expect perfection, as this will only cause us grief, but we can aim to do things with integrity, and if that means remaining anonymous - then so be it, even if that means we won’t be inheriting the earth - its the sacrifice we agree to in taking on this job. I was not suggesting that gurus represent KM at large - I do think they play an important role in validating and integrating KM knowledge and practice.

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Links (and Top Tweets) for the Week: May 30, 2009

How to Save the World

Basically his argument is that classic American socially atomistic approaches to organizational improvement are not the answer; communitarian. Google Wave : An integration of e-mail, IM/twitter, blogs and other 'threads' into conversations.

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Designing for Civil Society: Do communities need boundaries?

John Tropea - Delicious Community

On the other hand, if you are focussed on selling membership services a walled garden approach may be appropriate. For example, there is no overview of projects, and following the thread of an exchange (even one Im in) is confusing at first. I may have lost the thread!

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Building networks, Selling KM, Meetings as KM behaviors, IBM in a KM shift, Super Crunchers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

If so, approach its leader about expanding it to include your topic. Create one or more tools for the community to use: Threaded discussion forum. Absolutely - the reality is that we compete for the attention of our executives against the best of the best, from the well-groomed and trained McKinseys, through to squadrons of business-consultant trained systems integrators. Many customers approaching a decision are obsessively aware of the cost implications of the equation.

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Conversations in the open

John Tropea - Delicious Community

and beyond Home About Blog Our Approach Welcome to SpreadingScience What’s Science 2.0? Before too long, we had over 10,000 views on the threads, and hundreds of comments. We’d like to integrate the use of the platform into the broader communication experience.

Web Worker Daily " Blog Archive What's So Difficult about Online Document Collaboration? "

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Online document collaboration tools offer an “all or nothing&# approach. is just a coined phrase to describe the resurgence of web applications that are developed to produce a more seamless integration between PC and internet. The P2P approach supports the offline mode naturally.

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