Reflections on Community Manager Appreciation Day

Online Community Strategy

Manager Community, Dell; + Lionel Menchaca , Chief Blogger, Dell; + Amy Muller , Chief Community Officer & Co-Founder, Get Satisfaction; + Mark Harrison , Community Manager, Google Earth & SketchUp; + Patrick O’Keefe , Author of Managing Online Forums / iFroggy Networks; + Jim Storer , Principal/Founder of The Community Roundtable; and. Today was the third annual Community Manager’s Appreciation Day, or #CMAD.

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Encouraging a Young Social Change Agent

Hildy Gottlieb

Abbas: I think shifting realities of career create a lot of anxiety in Gen Y – myself included. Me: Can you share more re: “shifting realities of career&# ? It requires living and working and being with integrity. Find bloggers and “experts” you like.

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Social Network Marketing Campaigns: Features Attributes

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Most bloggers are promoting (marketing is promotion) their passion. Integration with other marketing activities : Successful marketing campaigns aren’t single channel, in fact they utilizie multiple channels and mediums to enhance the overall activity.

Collaborative Thinking: The Value Of Being A "Generalist"

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Tag Clouds: Patterns As Well As Folksonomy | Main | Bloggers Interview: Mike Rhodin, Lotusphere » February 04, 2008 The Value Of Being A "Generalist" What does it take to be "good at everything but nothing in particular"?

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On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Fewer people act as power-holders monopolizing information or decision-making, and more people serve as integrators using relationships and persuasion to get things done. This changes the nature of career success.

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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

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Of course it also has lots of CMS functionality builtin, such as versioning, flexible workflows, locking support, link integrity checking, an AJAX-interface for editing pages (just click any element on the page and edit it in-place) and much more.

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Who Should be Your Chief Collaboration Officer? - Morten T. Hansen and Scott Tapp - The Conversation - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Hansen and Scott Tapp | Comments () Email Tweet This Post to Facebook Share on LinkedIn Print Companies need an executive responsible for integrating the enterprise — a Chief Collaboration Officer (CCO).

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Blog Cases from 2005: Jim McGee on Knowledge Work

Portals and KM

Jim started to become more conscious of the broader social fabric connecting bloggers as they all started doing more of their thinking in public. Other times, it may be a comparison or integration of topics that he saw as a result of items being juxtaposed in his aggregator. Jim’s blog explored a set of issues that he has found of continuing interest for most of his professional career, which is how strategy, organizational design, and technology interact.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Subscribe to Careers Subscribe to ERP APPLICATIONS CLOUD COMPUTING DATA CENTER MOBILE NETWORK SECURITY VIRTUALIZATION Drilldowns APPLE CAREERS DEVELOPMENT MICROSOFT OUTSOURCING WEB 2.0 src = [link] } NEWSLETTERS CIO.com updates, insights and advice on technology, management and your career. Why It Was Unique: P&G is deploying the tools with groups that demand them and integrating them with the ways people work.

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On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - HarvardBusiness.org

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Fewer people act as power-holders monopolizing information or decision-making, and more people serve as integrators using relationships and persuasion to get things done. This changes the nature of career success. In my early research in a rigid industrial conglomerate (that has since gone out of business), I saw that women tended to be excluded from top ranks because there were so few women already in top ranks, and being part of peer groups mattered for career advancement.

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The New Arithmetic of Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Rung 4: Integral partnership (1+1 = 11). When Infosys became the first Indian software provider to achieve the highest level of CMMI (Capability Maturity Model Integration) certification from Carnegie Mellon University, Infosys shared its experience and learning of the certification process with all its Indian competitors and helped them to get certified at the same level, making the entire Indian IT sector globally competitive.

2010 59

Need Your Feedback on my Triangulating Thinking | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

From the “social networks” of Facebook and others, which appear to have no direct relevance to professional work, to specific professional networks, to loosely affilianted networks of bloggers, people can now find and connect to others. networking-furthering careers, innovation, collaboration.

Need Your Feedback on my Triangulating Thinking | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

From the “social networks” of Facebook and others, which appear to have no direct relevance to professional work, to specific professional networks, to loosely affilianted networks of bloggers, people can now find and connect to others. networking-furthering careers, innovation, collaboration.

The AppGap " " Collaboration — What's in it for me?!: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The viewpoint i am working on is to look at the WIIFM in the form of value that the blogger receives … sort of like a price they receive for selling what they know! About | Contributors | Contact us | Subscribe: via RSS , via Twitter UPCOMING WEBINAR: No Time, No Budget, Fewer People?

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

But as IBM blogger Jennifer Okimoto points out , the cost of not augmenting your hiring practices could be even more lethal in the end. Neither Internet Evolution nor TechWeb assume responsibility for comments, claims, or opinions made by authors and ThinkerNet bloggers.

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Links of the Month: April 16, 2013

How to Save the World

Collapse Isn’t Coming, It’s Underway: About a year ago, collapsnik blogger and architect escapefromwisconsin posted an article that suggested past collapses weren’t recognized as such until much later , and then went on to catalogue reasons why collapse is already upon us.

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Three Big Benefits of Social Software | Blogs | ITBusinessEdge.com

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

ITBusinessEdge Newsletters Welcome, Guest Log In | Register Home Topics Resource Centers Blogs News Knowledge Network White Papers Premium Tools Events Blogs : Ann All Business of Tech Alignment, staffing and culture are often more critical than software and apps About this Blogger RSS | Next > Subscribe Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox.

The Four Tenets of the Community Manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

KickApps is a SaaS-based solution like Lithium that is extensively widgetized for maximum integration flexibility into existing Web sites. Over 15% of the Fortune 500 currently use it and while it’s highly likely that the open source products at the top of this list have higher penetration, Jive has consistently focused strengths in areas where open source products tend to be weaker, particularly on enterprise issues around security, integration, and customizability.

Video and Debate: Who really owns the Community?

John Tropea - Delicious Community

If we look at it from a sociological point of view, those who provide products and services have always been an integral part of any community, whether it is the lone merchant or the family business or the company town.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Youre newly-graduated, outsourced, chronicallyunderemployed or seeking to start your second career. Most of us have just fallen into the careers weve followed,or taken the easiest or most obvious path. But there aremodels of joyful, responsible, sustainable, egalitarian enterprisewhere you are beholden to no one, where you work with people you loveas an integral part of a healthy community. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger.

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Full Circle Online Interaction Blog: How Some Folks Have Tried to Describe Community - Update 2005

John Tropea - Delicious Community

link] Hagel and Armstrong in their definitive book on business related online community, Net Gain , suggested there are five elements that define community which include: distinctive focus, integration of content and communications, a valuing of member generated content, an openness to competitive information/access and a commercial orientation. I feel the blogger community has tremendous potential to help expand the community and expand the understanding and involvement of members.

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