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.

Facilitation tips for improvisers

Viv Mcwaters

Play with formats, try out new approaches, remembering the constraints of the form. There’s an underlying architecture to different performance types, just as there’s an underlying architecture to facilitation approaches. I can’t tell you how grateful I am to have stumbled into improvisation and discovered the principles and practices that now are integral to my approach to facilitating. What facilitation tips would you suggest for improvisers?

The 1-minute guide to integrating technology into teaching

e-Moderation Station

One of the biggest challenges facing EFL (and other) teachers today is how to integrate technology into our classes in a meaningful and principled way. Integrating technology is not just finding a great new tool or idea and then trying it out. blended edtech integration tips

Integrating a 1-to-1 tablet initiative at primary level

e-Moderation Station

In this guest blog post Dimitris shares his experience from Doukas school in Athens which integrated ICT into the syllabus (one tablet PC per student) in 2009 and has become a Microsoft Case Study for adopting this approach. ICT educators: Dimitris Primalis. Image by gterez.

5 Last-Minute Fundraising Tips

Hildy Gottlieb

Taking the former approach is certainly not always easy, especially when you are tired and stressed and 100% emotionally attached to the idea they are suggesting is less-than-worthy. But regardless, the thing we know for sure is we feel a deeper sense of integrity about this mailing.

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5 Tips for Knowledge Gardeners: How to Grow a Collaborative Learning Community by Josh Little : Learning Solutions Magazine

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Using this analogy, free tools aren’t free if they require time to customize, integrate, or work around. Collaborative Learning – for the people, by the people 3/4/10 Traditional approaches to training are facing disruption.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

s products also includes enhancements that address the issues that have impeded the adoption of community-driven collaboration technologies in the enterprise, such as integration with existing business applications, manageability, ease-of-use, measurability and ROI.

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).

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. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook.

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.

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.

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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. Dean Anderson of Being First had some great tips, which he shared to a standing-room only crowd. My first time in New Orleans didn’t disappoint!

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


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. Read More » Entrepreneurship and Internet Diplomacy in the Muslim and Arab World Sarah Hassaine in Influence 17 May 2010 When President Obama took the stage in Cairo, Egypt last year, millions tuned in to hear his approach for improved U.S.-Muslim

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Notes on “Deployment of SharePoint 2013 document, records and collaboration solution at AUT” (Alan Marshall, Stephen McWilliams, Shelley Tasele)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Plus various AUT wide information, events, and processes. - … … governance included decisions around authentication, integration with other systems at AUT, etc. - … … using RecordPoint for records management. Day two of the New Zealand SharePoint Conference is starting.

2014 156

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

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

Social Reporter

People need to share stories and tips, chat about what’s worked for them and what hasn’t, and get some help in filtering the mass of information evolving online.

2011 188

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

Social Reporter

The issues are particularly important – as I’ve argued in more detail in this paper – because the knowledge-sharing and innovation challenges faced by the Ageing Better programme typify those of competitive, centralised, big-spend approaches. David has even produced a tip sheet on how to run a Cafe yourself – though I know it will be best if he facilitates.

2014 143

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

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I found no social media elements other than the usual “social media is another broadcast channel” approach. I don’t have a problem with this type of TV show online – good on them – but let’s not talk about “socially integrated” shall we?

2012 285

Don’t Underestimate the Value of Your Community Managers


“To assess, reconcile and coordinate the ‘social’ approach across a wide range of enterprise functions. To integrate internal social environments with closed communities with open communities and with public social channels and none-hosted communities in their markets.

2012 242

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.

2008 116

The Art of Collaborating Effectively in Virtual Teams


So I thought I would go ahead and spend some time today covering those same 5 reasons she talked about extensively and build further up on some additional tips distributed teams could apply to help avoid those specific issues.

BlueIQ at IBM Finally Goes External!


Lessons ( Which covers “Keep the eye on the prize”, “Teach tasks, not tools, and help people learn socially”, “Engage your peers”, “Showcase executive participation”, “Use a deliberate approach”, “There is no “finish”" ).

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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. three top tips for adoption: (1) bring the platform to life for others. (2) Social business approaches impact governments. a smarter travel approach - eg., The second day of IBM Connect 2013 is just beginning. First up for most people is the keynote on the main stage.

2013 118

Social Business Is People to People Business – The Movistar Story


So, instead of giving up on it altogether a long while ago I decided to keep pushing for it, because I knew it that at some point it would click and that would be the day where we may be witnessing that tipping point for that use case to become a reality.

2012 207

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). There are more integration points however, and a lot of cross-dependencies, and inability to really substitute components.

2010 146

Racing to the Top Where Corporations Are People


The race to the top is the long-term path with the desirable outcome “ How brilliant is that quote as an inspirational definition of what a Socially Integrated Enterprise should be like, don’t you think? Employees are pushed to focus on bureaucratic policies and quarterly numbers, not a realization that individuals, not corporations, are responsible for what they do “, we may well be witnessing the tipping point where knowledge workers start, finally !,

2012 154

Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Twitter’s growth has been fueled largely by the company’s more open approach to its data, embracing third-party developers and encouraging them to make cool shit with its API. That’s an interesting approach.

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. The first of those tips is shared below.

Howard Rheingold on the Social Media Classroom | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Some of the things Howard talked about included: the importance of an on-ramp to new media – with integration of tools being an important early experience that helps us be more confident when we start using tools in a more “free range&# manner.

Switch for social media

Joitske Hulsebosch

Everything always end up complex, and I often think it could be more fun with a lighter approach. But also work on integrating social media in their routines (says the person who is now struggling with finding time to blog and to read blogs :). So you have other tips? I read the book Switch some time ago. Change management is definitely one of my favorite fields!

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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News Updates (June 30, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

More (hat tip, Volker ). of SmartSearch, with Gmail integration, better Mac support, and mobile device support. Gmail integration is another popular enhancement for SmartSearch users and mobile recruiters. Oliver on the Enterprise 2.0 Conference.

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Teaching frameworks for practitioners

Chris Corrigan

So my basic approach to teaching these kinds of things is to use the following heuristic: Theory. If your practice relies on maintaining the integrity of the framework then your framework isn’t effective.

2017 49

Lotusphere and IBM Connect 2012 Highlights – Back to Basics of Conferences! #ls12 #ibmconnect


In that article, Mary gets to share hints and tips from various different angles, which I thought would be worth while sharing over here, so that you could see how that game can change for the better, without the hassle, nor the frustrations: Know Your Purpose. It makes us all much more approachable, closer, engaged, in short, humane and that is a good thing!

2012 152

Collaborative Thinking: Google FeedServer

Collaborative Thinking

We hope that the approach weve taken is helpful to those who would like to create read/write Atom feeds for existing data sources.

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Then Suddenly, Maybe — Aha!

How to Save the World

But until a particular moment, a tipping point, had been reached, I was resisting and/or unaware and/or missing some piece of information or insight that prevented this “sudden” shift from happening. complex system diagram, from this earlier post.

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Collaborative Thinking: Innovation Has Its Own Personality

Collaborative Thinking

This is an extreme approach to fostering innovation in an otherwise relatively static office environment that was proposed by Robert I. Reorganizing staff can fuel new approaches to engaging everyday problems.

F-Suites for C-Suites: 4 Futures Thinking Toolkits To Help C-Suite Leaders Thrive in a World of Change « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

The “worldview” that is creating this present systemic approach. ( With this model in mind, a CLA map might look something like this: Other tools in this suite include: Spiral Dynamics Integral (SDi), used to understand and inform personal and collective growth through internal modeling.

2012 75

My KM World Session Notes: Jeremiah Owyang on Architecting a Connected Enterprise

Portals and KM

He provides tips for building networked enterprises that share and apply knowledge for decision-making, innovation, customer satisfaction, business success, and a stronger bottom line. He next presented a social media maturity model with the holistic approach at the top.   They also integrate customer data with social media activity. Levis’ has integrated the Facebook Like button in its Web site.

2011 122

Lessons from a Crazy MAFN Multi-Sensory Webinar

Full Circle Associates

A great process tip! The connection to the purpose: that is the integrity of the design. Warning: Long post suitable for process geeks and lovers of detail. The rest of you might want to skip to the bottom and download the annotated slides PDF!

2017 56

UC And ROI: IBM's Truth And Fiction Example

Collaborative Thinking

A few good tips and examples but also some "buyer beware" tactics that folks should be aware of. Thumbs-Down: The concern I have here is that the total cost of ownership is not clearly outlined, a reasonable TCO model would establish a timeline (say 3 years) and include the total costs, including various weighting factors for planning, operational support, integration costs, help desk, change management, and so on.

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Collaborative Thinking: Microsoft UC (OCS) Presentations and Demos

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Collaborative Thinking: Peter Saint-Andre on Presence

Collaborative Thinking

I have no qualm with SIP at all but remain convinced that SIMPLE is fundamentally flawed, is being used by vendor to advance their own agendas, and should not the one-basket-for-all-eggs direction pursued by the industry when it comes to approaching "presence" in a broader sense.