A Journey In Social Media: Clearspace Alternatives

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« Here Come The Big Communities | Main | We Are Now Corporate Legit » January 10, 2008 Clearspace Alternatives I dont know if all of you know how blogs work on TypePad, but we all get a stats panel, and we can see where people are coming in. Ive gotten more than a few hits on "Clearspace alternatives" or similar, so I thought Id offer my thoughts on this. Jason Posted by: Jason | January 28, 2008 at 08:32 PM My manager and I are part of a huge company.

What Does it Take to Manage a Community?

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About « You are Invited: Jive Show and Tell Dinner O’Reilly Women in Technology » Warning : join() [ function.join ]: Invalid arguments passed in /mnt/local/home/fastwonderblog/fastwonderblog.com/wp-content/themes/k2/app/includes/info.php on line 697 "> What Does it Take to Manage a Community? A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog post, Reflections on Community Management: AKA “What Do You Do” , with thoughts about what community managers do.

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Collaboration Loop - Jive Software Launches New Edition of Clearspace X

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I’m the (relatively) new community manager for the Enterprise 2.0 Conference Session Knowledgegarden - The Rock » Social Media vs. Knowledge Management: A Generational War on Social Media vs. Knowledge Management: A Generational War Categories Blogging Case Studies CEBP Cloud Computing Collaboration Conference Current Events Desktop Applications Email Enterprise 2.0 Feb 20th, 2009 | Janetti Chon Crowdsourcing the Enterprise 2.0

A Journey In Social Media: Giving Back, And A Request For Help

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for example, [link] ) Does the management of the organization have to be pre-disposed towards transformational leadership or can these tools flourish in an organization that is typically transactional in its mode of leadership? Does Clearspace handle tasks well? A Journey In Social Media A journal about my personal thoughts regarding evolving a comprehensive social media strategy at a large company.

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A Journey In Social Media: The Great Taxonomy Debate

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» September 26, 2007 The Great Taxonomy Debate Sooner or later if you get involved in social media, or knowledge management, youll get involved in the great taxonomy debate -- how do you set up categories so people will find things? Even the test sandbox provided by Jive Software around Clearspace showed different functional organizations (marketing, HR, sales), each with their own community space. Going a bit farther, Clearspace supported a sophisticated tagging model.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Software Vendor Roundup

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A Journey In Social Media: What The Market Needs.

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At the same time, we de-prioritized a whole raft of features around IT-related issues, content management, workflow, robust security models, etc. If I had to sum up why we chose Clearspace from Jive Software, it has to be the user experience. And, albeit Clearspace isnt that "new" if youve blogged, wiki-ed or forum-ed before, were in a situation where the vast majority of our population isnt familiar with any of that stuff. I want the user experience of Clearspace.

Social software - the basics | Jon Mell - Web 2.0 ideas and strategy

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to save money - web conferencing Project manager jobs Can you find the people you need? So short, yet so simple Dvir E L S U A ~ A KM Blog Thinking Outside The Inbox by Luis Suarez » Blog Archive » Social Software - The Basics By Jon Mell Says: September 19th, 2008 at 7:29 pm [.]

A Journey In Social Media: We Are Now Corporate Legit

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If senior management likes the idea (and everything that goes with it), thats a major obstacle removed. Frank Hauck (the exec who leads the group I report into) spent 5 minutes or so showing screenshots from EMC|ONE (the name of our Clearspace-based platform).

ClearStep: A Great Place to Share Knowledge About The New Online Enterprise - ReadWriteWeb

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We were very impressed with Jives new collaboration service ClearSpace , the technology that powers ClearStep, when it launched in April.

A Journey In Social Media: So Much For Taxonomies

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Our uber-community manager (Jamie) found herself in a defensive position, patiently arguing her points, over and over again, and not making much headway into the comment blizzard. If youve looked at Clearspaces "home page", you can imagine the list of spaces scrolling down into infinity. Clearspace 2.0 in Clearspace 2.0 spent what seemed like an age doing content taxonomy planning with the American Management Association.

Social Software Vendor Roundup

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Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta See how were connected Connections February 2009 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Categories Attention Management blogging BurtonGroupCatalyst07 BurtonGroupCatalyst08 Business_IT_Alignment Collaboration Commentary Communication design digital+life e-Mail Enterprise 2.0

Forrester Wave Report: The Leaders in Community Platforms for Marketers (Part 4/4)

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Then to pick an Objective that aligns with their business, next, they will spend most of their time scoping out the Strategy , which includes internal processes, stakeholders, roles, budgets, empowerment, policy, and change management.

Can you find the people you need? | Jon Mell - Web 2.0 ideas and strategy

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Corporate Community Trend: Focus on People at Fast Wonder Blog: Consulting, Online Communities, and Social Media

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release shifts the focus more toward people with the new SocialText People (social networking functionality) and Dashboard (attention stream management of conversations, colleagues and more). Jive Software also recently released a new version of Clearspace , and the major differences between this release and the previous ones are also focused on people with social networking and groups functionality leading the way.

A Journey In Social Media: On Conversational Collaboration

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Not to mention the pain of managing a calendar so you can synchronize with your peers around the world. I have to give all due credit to EMCs management team for supporting this initiative, even though there were no defined outcomes in the traditional sense. Read More] Tracked on February 21, 2008 at 02:50 AM Comments The closer we can get work processes to human nature, the less time we spend on change management.

A Journey In Social Media: New Learnings Begin

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Heres how WERE going to manage our community. This in fact would eliminate or almost eliminate any worry of creating multiple failures) Content facilitation is all about making the tools available to the external community - your clients and partners so that they can create the content easily and with intuitive, transparent technology (Clearspace).

Collaborative Thinking: Social Networking (?) With Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

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Attention Management. Knowledge Management. Archives. Interesting - but I remain quite skeptical - especially regarding "MOSS 2007 as your default option for enabling and managing social networks for business use" But this document is the best effort Ive seen to-date to represent the capabilities that do exist into a social networking storyline. Jive Software ( Clearspace , Clearspace-X ). Collaborative Thinking.

Go Big Always - Anatomy of the Enterprise Octopus

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Go Big Always Search Archives Anatomy of the Enterprise Octopus Some of you may have read the original Enterprise Octopus post , which introduced the icon and explained the difference between The Enterprise Octopus (people-centric work) and The Enterprise Filing Cabinet (file-centric work).

A Journey In Social Media: Requests From The Community

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from recent email traffic - Hi, FWIW, here’s how it’s working for us: Three major categories: “Getting Started”, “Active Communities A-Z”, and “Archived” About 85 communities (e.g. And, if they cant follow these steps on the platform, the prognosis is poor for them as a community manager, so its a bit of a test as well ;-) -- begin cut and paste from internal doc -- So, youve looked around, read all the docs, and youre ready to propose a new community!

A Journey In Social Media: Organization Roles For Corporate Social Media

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She was a very fast learner, and figured out what was going on with Clearspace in a few days. We have lots and lots of senior managers and individual contributors at EMC. She was roughly in the same age group as many of the key managers, she could admit that she was recently a newbie (and it wasnt that hard), and -- most of all -- she engendered trust and confidence with just about everyone.

A Journey In Social Media: Avoiding The eRoom Debacle

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Unless we closely work with the first few community builders (and participants) on how to build, use, grow and manage a vibrant community, theres a significant chance that it will all turn to grey goo by itself. Now, I am optimistic that once we get to a critical mass of proficient community developers, managers and participants, they in turn will provide community support to the new folks. The Clearspace folks are pretty vocal on this, and Im seeing their point.

Ten leading platforms for creating online communities | Enterprise Web 2.0 | ZDNet.com

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LDAP Live ID openid Lightweight Service Models Mashups Enterprise Mashups Situational Software Network Effects Open APIs Products Rich Internet Applications (RIA) Ajax SaaS SOA Business Process Management Global SOA Governance Orchestration Web-Oriented Architecture (WOA) WS-* Social Computing Social Software Community Customer Community Grassroots Community Social Media Social Networking Tolerance Continuum Web 2.0 I’ve created a new category called Digest (view archives).

Hot Topics in Communities: Reputation Systems

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This is the first post in what I hope will be a short series of posts about hot topics in community management. Jive’s Clearspace and Forums products have a reputation system built into the application awarding points for posting discussions, blogs, wiki documents, and correctly answering questions. Community managers can use the reputations to highlight and reward key members with additional access (moderation access, etc.)

Community 2.0 Conference Notes: Day 3 " humantech

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Elizabeth Churchhill: How have you managed ettiquette? The Importance of Consumer Generated Content in Community Management by: Jeff Ubois, UC Berkeley (a) Jay Bryant: TV Guide (b) Max Kalehoff: Nielson BuzzMetrics (c) Bill Schreiner: AOL (d) Jeff Ubois: I am struck by how much people are talking about archiving at this conference. Jeff Ubois: Exciting to hear everyone talking about archiving. What are some of the management issues?