Blog>> KM Asia 2010 - A Summary of Topics

Green Chameleon

Last week, I have participated in KM Asia; as usual, this has been a very interesting event with great contributions from the region and other parts of the world. Doreen Tan show-cased the sufficient set of simple KM tools; Olivier Amprimo suggests to hide complexity behind a simple user interface. The speeches covered common topics which I would like summarise here.

Social Media Asia: Singapore and Transport Fares

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Media Asia. It’s not that we don’t know we have the power at the moment, it’s that the tools for cohesive collaborative organisation are still being distributed. Remember Captain Commuter – Rebecca Turner?

Trending Sources

Blog>> Knowledge Power and Responsibility: A Conversation with Nancy Dixon (recorded 26 Nov 2008 KM Asia)

Green Chameleon

Report On Intranet Analytics – Required Reading for Collaboration Teams and Analytics Vendors

Michael Sampson - Currents

– Dorje and Sam have provided multiple easy-to-scan tables, summaries, and visual dashboards for comparing and contrasting the tools. This is required reading for every product manager of an analytics tool.

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I Think I May Have Just Experienced The Future…

Elsua

I have yet to visit South America, continental Africa and Asia, although I know it will all come together eventually at some point, but if there is anything that Helsinki, Finland, has shown me in the last couple of days is that you can have more than a decent Internet connection, and for free!!,

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Opening Keynote at the SharePoint Conference in Auckland

Michael Sampson - Currents

Beca – 3000 employees across Asia Pacific. conclusion: integrate the tools (SharePoint and Yammer and Lync), look for value in the intersections between disciplines and technology areas, and apply the tools for your purposes.

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The Number One Fear of Enterprise Social? Mutiny! - Forbes

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Their fear is that using this simple tool the trouble-makers can broadcast their grievances to the whole company. (In One of the biggest challenges of enterprise social is getting everyone to use it; adoption is always an issue, with one of the most common complaints being “not another tool!”.

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Digital Workplace Conference 2016 in New Zealand

Michael Sampson - Currents

It was the eighth annual conference in New Zealand (having been renamed from the original “SharePoint Conference”), and the 21st conference put on by ShareThePoint across New Zealand, Australia, and Southeast Asia. Last week I attended the Digital Workplace Conference in Auckland. There were about 600 people at the conference, with conference sessions spanning two days, along with both pre-conference and post-conference workshops.

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The Hidden Dangers of Overworking

Portals and KM

Now the UK and Germany are known for protecting worker’s hours so these results may not be quite so extreme in the US or Asia. However, I was really interested to also read that “conversely, 83 per cent of sufferers say flexible working has helped ease these sorts of problems for them personally, signaling that businesses can aid employees in improving their work-life balance and productivity significantly through flexibility-boosting communications tools.”

Working Across Cultures – Two Resources

Michael Sampson - Currents

A financial services institution is deploying a suite of new collaboration tools, and I was asked to structure an approach for the human side of the adoption program. I read some background information on the specific national culture, and also initiated a couple of conversations with people about their experiences in Asia. Last week I was doing some preliminary research for a client project in the adoption area.

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Next: Innovation Tools & Trends Social Networks -- or the "Informal Organization" -- at Work - BusinessWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

RSS Feed: Next: Innovation Tools & Trends Recent Posts Amazon.com at the Morgan Library: A Kindle among the Gutenberg Bibles?

Mirror Mirror, On the Wall: Learning in a Crowded Life

Full Circle Associates

14 years ago I did my first overseas gig in Central Asia. See White-2005-Little ) Ostensibly I was there to help facilitate learning around using online tools for community development, particularly in rural towns being connected via a school connectivity project.

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Minter Ellison - "One Firm" Strategy Powered by Cisco

Michael Sampson - Currents

Law firm Minter Ellison (with 290 partners and 1,000 legal staff in Asia Pacific and the UK) has chosen a range of Cisco collaboration gear to support its "one firm" strategy. "A The Cisco tools are: - TelePresence. A key focus for us is to ensure that all our people -- regardless of which office they are located in -- are seamlessly integrated and working as 'One Firm' to deliver a superior client experience.

Blog>> Designing Conferences as a Learning Event

Green Chameleon

Last month, the Asia Pacific Division of the International Fund for Agriculture Development ( IFAD ) organised a 3-day learning event based entirely on KM principles (see the event’s social reports here ). And to a large extent so did the Asia Pacific Business Narrative Conference. KM Asia this year introduced “interactive sessions&# on both days of its programme.

Global Tech Spending on the Rise According to Forrester

Portals and KM

Asia Pacific, at 8.5 The US tech industry will grow about twice as fast as nominal GDP in 2011, at 7.4%, as investments in cloud and Smart Computing solutions provide the IT tools for companies to grow profits despite weak revenue increases. This is good news. According to a new forecast from Forrester , global tech spending will rise 7.1 percent in 2011 to $1.7 trillion, according to new forecast data from Forrester.

What is Collaboration?

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

What tools for collaboration? Asia Pacific. Southest Asia. Free shipping on all orders.*. My Account. Where to Buy. For Technical Support 1-888-752-6876. Products & Solutions. Products For. Mobile. Office. PC & Gaming. Accessories. A-Z Products. Business Solutions. Unified Communications. Contact Center. Large Business. Small & Medium Business. Aviation & Specials. Public Sector. One-Touch Conferencing. IT Corner. Consumer Solutions. Mobile Bluetooth. Gaming.

Ten Reasons Your Corporate Social Network Should be an Innovation Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Generic communities based on generic tools, often have no stated purpose and employees or customers dont know why they should go there. Innovation is a Social Activity - and can not be managed or automated any other (process or transaction focused tools). tools to make their job easier with out approval from the IT department, dangerous data-ownership issues arise quickly.

Australia Enterprise: list of business online communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Zaabiz - Empowering business networks - Busines social network for Australia/Asia. LookUPPage - an online tool that helps you create a personal web page, highly visible on search engines, and trackable so you can learn who is visiting your page. A “top list&# of social networks and online communities for business and corporate. Not blogs - they must have community features of many-to-many discussions, leaders, UGC etc.

Enterprise 2.0 Conference Highlights – Day Three

Elsua

Twitter-like Tools for the Enterprise. It’s that integration that will help businesses adopt social software successfully, because it will not mean another set of tools and processes to do the very same thing on top of what we already have!

The Technology-Collaboration Disconnect - BusinessWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The tools became a resource to allow teams to work better rather than a task on top of assignments. All discussions can then focus on the needed outcomes not whether a specific tool should be deployed. Many collaboration tools are over-loaded with functionality. You dilute the message by promoting everything the tool can do. People will find a way to bring tools into the enterprise.

Community management: The 'essential' capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts | ZDNet

John Tropea - Delicious Community

efforts By Dion Hinchcliffe | September 28, 2009, 2:21pm PDT Summary It’s not a skill that’s been widely understood until quite recently, however community management has begun to move to the forefront of discussions about enterprise social computing as the use of social tools begins to climb the maturity curve. failure causes such as the tool-first instead of community-first approach as well as the recurrence of the now-familiar suitability of SharePoint for Enterprise 2.0

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What Makes A Successful Community Manager? - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The State of Community Management documents a comprehensive set of lessons learned to help define this emerging role and give you the tools to be successful in your social initiatives. DoubleTouch provides a mobile tool that brings it together smartly. 10 Cool Social Media Monitoring Tools. Light Reading Asia. Login | Register | Membership Benefits. COMMENTARY. WHITEPAPERS. SLIDESHOWS. VIDEOS. EVENTS. ABOUT. BRAINYARD COMMENTARY. ABOUT THE AUTHOR. Jamie Pappas.

Wrap Up of 2nd Annual Community Manager Day: Voices Around the World #CMAD « Web Strategy by Jeremiah Owyang | Social Media, Web Marketing

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Hootsuite salutes Community Managers Five essential tools for CMs Conversocial has a relevant CM interview I just learned Bolivia had an event , see the FB page, pics here and here.

Blog>> Personal KM vs Team Collaboration

Green Chameleon

With the right tools you can quickly find this article and share with your friends. The four major tools I am using for my personal Knowledge Management are Google Docs (thoughts and files), Delicious (bookmarks), Google Reader (various news sources), and Remember the Milk (tasks). Furhter examples of tools are soocial (contacts), trip advisor (hotels, restaurants), or Google Maps (locations). Are you a person that is very well organised?

Cross Cultural Networks -a bigger governance challenge?

Governance in a Networked World

I've just returned from a couple of weeks in Europe, during which I was on a cruise down the Dalmation coast with a mix of nationalities from France, UK, Asia, Australia, USA etc. On my return I had to rush off to deliver 2 Knowledge Management lectures to post graduate masters classes which have an equal mix of cultures, from Asia, Middle East, India, Scandinavia and a sprinkling of native English speakers from Australia and the USA.

Understanding the difference between Forums, Blogs, and Social Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

These many to many communication tools allow anyone to start a topic and anyone to respond to one. These are great tools to get people of like interest to connect to each other and share information. 33 Comments so far Internet Tool Analogies for the Online Impaired « The MindOH!

Singapore: University + Twitter = Twuniversity

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I love the bit about having to be where the students are and using modern tools. While some balk at the idea of introducing Twitter into classrooms , Michael Netzley, assistant professor of Corporate Communication Practice at Singapore Management University, told ZDNet Asia in an e-mail interview that educators can help students and prepare them for life outside the university. Read More on ZdNet Asia ).

The Four Tenets of the Community Manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The community manager should first be very familiar with the tools of communication, from forums, to blogs, to podcasts, to twitter, and then understand the language and jargon that is used in the community. Yes, both of their worlds are much larger due to social media tools.

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McKinsey Web 2.0 Enterprise Research - Surprises?

Green Chameleon

executives in India and Asia-Pac are more than twice as likely as Europeans to cite blogs as a tool of real importance to their companies). 1) There are more executives now reporting dissatisfaction with their E20 investments and programs (although Asia-Pac bucks the trend).

What others write about Net-Map at the Knowledge ShareFair

Net-Map Toolbox

Vanessa Meadu of the World Agroforestry Center in Nairobi sums up the experiences of using Net-Map that IFAD staff shared at the FAO Knowledge ShareFair in Rome: “Chase Palmieri discussed how an analysis of the IFAD Asia-Pacific network revealed a number of connections and activities that the network facilitators had not been aware of, such as new working relationships.

FITT EVENT: Developing Leadership through Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Learn how to: · Promote yourself through social media tools. Debunking the myths about social media tools. Presenter Laurel Papworth is a senior consultant, strategist, writer and workshop facilitator on online communities and social networks in Australia, Asia and Middle East.

Linking research to policy – my new project

Michelle Laurie

I have recently joined an interesting project to establish a South Asia Urban Knowledge Hub (funded by the Asian Development Bank). Don’t you feel overwhelmed just reading the list of available and suggested tools?

Neelon Crawford: "Looking and Seeing"

Endless Knots

I was so inspired by the space that he'd created--with its paintings, films, sketches, monitors, drawing boards, pegboards, tools, and even snake skins waiting for a later project--that I kept a large photo of it over my desk.

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Sites also vary in the extent to which they incorporate new information and communication tools, such as mobile connectivity, blogging, and photo/video-sharing. SixDegrees promoted itself as a tool to help people connect with and send messages to others.

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Melb Syd: social media marketing workshop

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

This is a popular course due to the practical hands-on nature of the exercises and tools used for creating social media marketing campaigns. Some tools used. We use our computers to look at embeds, widgets, gadgets and explore other promotional tools. tools.

The Second Leg Of The Social Business Stool - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Community

They understand the internal relationships to make change happen, and theyre fluent in social tools and methodologies. The State of Community Management documents a comprehensive set of lessons learned to help define this emerging role and give you the tools to be successful in your social initiatives. DoubleTouch provides a mobile tool that brings it together smartly. 10 Cool Social Media Monitoring Tools. Light Reading Asia.

Next ICT-KM Social Media for Development Workshop

Nancy White

Social media is using the Internet to collaborate, share information, and have a conversation about ideas, and causes we care about, powered by web based tools.” – [ We Are Media ]. Explore 2-3 different social media tools which may be appropriate for your context.

Computer Lab: How to Blog for Business

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

This is a popular course due to the practical hands-on nature of the exercises and tools used for creating and promoting a blog. which tool to use and variety of blogging platforms. overview using external blogging tools – blogging from phone, from email. tools.

Internet Evolution - Executive Clan Editor's Blog - Social Net-Based Onboarding Boosts Productivity

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

tools to maintain continuity as older workers leave and are replaced by less experienced or knowledgeable ones. [Ed.

From virtual classroom to workshop and back

Joitske Hulsebosch

We train and support an international group of organisations from countries in Africa, Europe, Asia and South America. Practicing a number of tools (like Skype) is easier at a distance. I'm getting so busy that blogging gets harder (if I want to have some off computer time too!).