Blogging and Corporate Hippies by Luis Suarez

Elsua

That’s why I am really glad that a few days back, my good friend, and fellow IBM colleague, Ben Martin , introduced me to Bernie Mitchell , who along with Andy Bargery , they run the absolutely delightful London Bloggers podcasting series.

2013 186

Corporate Blogging Goes Mainstream – Happy Bloggiversary elsua!

Elsua

Well, it looks like the trend may be turning around, as I have mentioned elsewhere on the blog some time ago, and it seems that corporate blogging is becoming more and more relevant by the day within the corporate world and beyond.

Social Business Forum and a Touch with Reality

Elsua

They call us internauts, bloggers, twitterers, facebookers, social networkers, freaks, you name it. IBM Knowledge Management Knowledge Snippets Life Metablogging Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing Work Life Integration

2011 192

Maintaining a Successful Corporate Community at Fast Wonder Blog: Consulting, Online Communities, and Social Media

John Tropea - Delicious Community

About « ReadWriteWeb’s Seven Social Media Consultants A Structure for Your Corporate Community » 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 "> Maintaining a Successful Corporate Community Published by Dawn on September 17, 2008 in community. Apparently, this is corporate community week on the Fast Wonder Blog.

2006 28

10th Year Blogiversary – The Unfinished Journey of Blogging and Why It Matters

Elsua

It’ was just an opportunity for me to highlight how blogging is alive and kicking if just a sample of the articles linked above contained hundreds of different blogging tips, whether you are a beginner, intermediate or an advanced blogger.

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The Meaning of Depth and Breadth in Education

Jenny Connected

As one blogger has put it, ‘The exact mix between coverage and depth is elusive…’ and these questions continue to be difficult to answer, particularly in the current age when specialisation may be regarded as counter-productive given the changing job market and uncertainty about the future of work.

2019 172

Social Computing Guidelines and Why You Would Still Need Them

Elsua

Organisations need to become comfortable with their employees making good, smart and responsible use of these social tools, so they can put together a green check on their corporate legal records, and move on…. Don’t over engineer nor add too much corporate speak into them.

2015 179

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

June 20, 2007 The Company We Keep, and the Company (Chelsea Green Publishing) Ill Be Keeping J ohn Abrams The Company We Keep isthe story of a Natural Enterprise , with all of the qualitiesnecessary to be a sustainable, responsible, joyful business (in starkcontrast to most traditional corporations): Its egalitarian, not hierarchical. Most of the corporate profiles inbusiness management books and MBA case studies are whitewashed andself-serving.

2007 35

News Updates (February 22, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

As a mobile client for NewsGator Social Sites, the social computing environment most deeply integrated into the SharePoint collaboration platform, the iPhone client accesses all the relevant updates from the user's colleagues and communities. With work underway to support other IBM ECM systems such as IBM Content Manager and Lotus Connections Files next month, SnappFiles is designed to be a single point of entry into corporate document management systems.

2010 109

How the Social Enterprise Defines the 21st Century Workplace – Moving To The Edge

Elsua

One where the traditional corporate environment and the traditional mindless jobs are being overtaken by what a bunch of folks would now call Knowledge (Web) Work. This is not the first, nor the second time, and I am sure there will be a third time, and many more!,

2011 244

Business Week: Managing the virtual workforce

Endless Knots

Now Businessweek.com has a whole section on " Managing the Virtual Workforce ," with these topics, one of which has quotes from none other than your favorite blogger, being me (see this one , a very good piece by Rebecca Reisner, who profiles Smart Balance, a company that seems to have not only conquered the fight against body fat but the same against corporate fat: Is There a Virtual Worker Personality?

Social Network Marketing Campaigns: Features Attributes

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Most bloggers are promoting (marketing is promotion) their passion. Campaigns give Corporate a chance to baby-step into social media. Stephen Collins and I and a bunch of Twitterati got into a discussion about social media marketing campaigns and whether they should exist earlier today.

MirandaNet: Common ties

Community Capers

The Industry Partners are leading technology corporations the caliber of Toshiba, Promethean and Actis in the United Kingdom. The community is able to leverage the long standing partnerships between academic institutions, schools and technology corporations that have developed within the community, to carry out large and small scale research programs. MirandaNet’s activity is clearly situated in schools and authentic contexts for the integration of ICTs.

2008 100

Why Intel Is Investing in Social Computing - Leading by Example

Elsua

Remember the blog posts I put together yesterday on the topic of " Just Do The Right Thing " by the wonderfully gifted industry analyst / blogger Rachel Happe ? New hires want to have a way to integrate into Intel faster.

Consulting Skills: What Is the Difference Between a Consultant and an Enthusiast?

Web Social Architecture

Most basically, there's a simple quality among good consultants of integrity--you can't assume your preferred solution, or even a solution you're selling, is the right one (see my post on tendentiousness ). I feel compelled to add a disclaimer: Long-winded philosophical rant ahead!

Paul Keller about Creative Commons

Joitske Hulsebosch

I'm at the European Bloggers Lab of Picnic 2008 and Paul Keller from Knowledgeland is going to talk about Creative Commons. Creative commons was set up in 2002 by US non-profit corporation (by Prof.

2008 130

Community vs. Social Network - Lithosphere Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Hes a regular blogger on the Lithosphere and previously wrote in the Analytic Science blog. Since 2008, “ social media ” has become a heavily-used buzz word in the corporate world. Author and blogger Brian Solis , introduced another classification of social media, based on the types of conversation. Many communities can have social network integrations (as you mentioned with Yelp).

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

2008 55

Dell’s Social Engagement Journey

Ant's Eyeview Blog

The Social Engagement Journey , put together by our team at Ant’s Eye View , is a 5-stage process that a medium-to-large brand or company goes through while integrating social media into their business. Second of three posts.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Our applications range from corporate in-house collaboration to global user created networks. &# Central Desktop “Central Desktop provides simple project collaboration tools for business teams.

2008 58

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

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. Corporation 20/20. Skip to content. emergent by design.

2012 75

Online Community Expert Interview: Tom Diederich, Cadence Design Systems

Online Community Report

But I also spent a great deal of time talking to bloggers in Cadence’s market, the so-called “electronic design automation” space, often referred to simply as “EDA.”. I have spent (and it’s an on-going process) a lot of time recruiting bloggers and also reminding them to post regularly.

Blog Cases from 2005: Ed Brill on IBM, Collaboration, and More

Portals and KM

He added, “I've made blogging an integral part of my communications.”  Ed’s biggest challenge came when he went through a period of time that all bloggers do, where he felt like he was a slave to the blog.  Ed commented, “Blogging is not a fad, and it can be incredibly advantageous to corporations. This is another in a series of case studies from people I interviewed in 2005 about their blogging efforts.

2013 126

The New Arithmetic of Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Similarly, foreign corporations are forced by law to form a joint-venture with a local company when they enter some emerging markets. Many joint-ventures fall into this category: they are neatly structured (thanks to corporate lawyers) with the roles and responsibilities of all parties clearly delineated. Rung 4: Integral partnership (1+1 = 11).

2010 59

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.

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4 Meta Skills for Learning Professionals | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Gina from Adventures in Corporate Education Jane Bozarth – New Skills for Learning Professionals Blogger in Middle-earth: New Strategies, New Skills?

Skills 233

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).

2010 79

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. Other options for subscription include discounts for students and corporate study plans. I would respond that we are neither in the corporate, nor education spheres. Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0

We All Need a Shift | Sonnez en cas d'absence

John Tropea - Delicious Network

However, isn’t it possible to integrate collaboration / self-organization together with a process-orientation? The title is “The Support Economy – why corporations are failing individuals and the next episode of capitalism&# , by Shoshana Zuboff and Jim Maxmin.

2010 49

Social Media & Enterprise 2.0 Musings: Opportunity's a knocking here at EMC - Check out EMC's Open Community Roles

John Tropea - Delicious Community

A Reflection on #E2Conf Boston EMC Monster Mash 2010 Winners Announced at #EMCWorld General Adoption Techniques for Social Media and Community Tips for Corporate Bloggers Live from EMC World 2010 - updated with #emcworld blogs Spots4Bots @ #EMCWorld 2010 – Geo-tagging at its best!

2010 59

Silver Bullet - Real Social Networking Enterprise Value | Enterprise 2.0 Blogs

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Home Blogs Wiki Discussions Buyers Guide Members Expert Blogs About the Experts Community Blogs Latest Comments Add Blog Post Enterprise 2.0 › Blogs Silver Bullet - Real Social Networking Enterprise Value Subscribe to RSS Follow me on Twitter By John Brunswick at Thu, 07/22/2010 - 11:57 Senior Solution Consultant for Oracle Corporation Ubiquitous, contextual expertise location aligned with user's daily activities provides quantifiable value to businesses.

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. People who read this also read: * * * Never miss a new post from your favorite blogger again with the HarvardBusiness.org Daily Alert email. Posted by Mark Drapeau November 16, 2009 11:34 PM When I first encountered corporate politics after college, I turned to Change Masters for guidance.

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Core Principles for the New Economy: Human Agency & Enlightened Self-Interest « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Share this: Share Facebook Email Digg Twitter StumbleUpon Reddit Print Like this: Like One blogger likes this post. Not sure what to call this except “integration” Reply. It is a transition from corporate economics of production centred profit maximisation to a post growth scenario of local food and energy production and distributed manufacturing in a sharing and people-centered local economies. Recognized in Top 40 Innovation Bloggers of 2011!

2012 51

Enterprise 2.0 Report: Intranet Collaboration Features and Social Networking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Summary This report collects best practices for how to design social features for intranets, including: Blogs Microblogging (intranet equivalents of Twitter) News feeds (RSS) Wikis Social networks (intranet equivalents of Facebook) Tagging and social bookmarking The report also covers: integration of these features with the overall intranet adapting Web 2.0 The Rubicon Project Sprint Nextel Corporation Sun Microsystems, Inc. Corporate culture: friend or foe?

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

SelectMinds , a software company specializing in corporate social networking, also suggests a buddy system, where an assigned network buddy can reach out through the social network to help the new hire learn what to expect, creating a more comfortable, less intimidating experience.

2010 53

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.

2013 85

Rough Type: Nicholas Carr's Blog: My(Work)Space

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

It seems increasingly clear to me that the social networking phenomenon will, in some yet-to-be-determined form, invade corporations. Most corporate IT systems, unfortunately, are geared to the needs of the formal organization and ignore the informal one. As a result, most of the really useful information that flows through a company never gets captured in corporate databases or broadly shared by employees. make its way into the corporate structure.

2007 30

Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Writeboard.com - From 37signals, perfect for collaborative writing, journalists, bloggers and more. Its offers corporate and personal collaboration solutions to different type of users. Godzhesas More then a year has passed, the list is still great, but it would be wonderful to see an update :) Daniel Feel free to try www.ajaxworkspace.com -Newe generation of online collaboration tools which consists of an integrated suite of simple and easy-to-use collaboration functionalities.

How Procter & Gamble Got Employees to Use Social Networking at Work - CIO.com - 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. 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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10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Delicious/choconancy/online_facilitation

But in the general sense, companies usually delegated customer interaction to customer service representatives (offshore or inhouse) with canned responses, and customers had no connection to corporate, or any way to get anything heard by people with decision-making power.

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Introduction Since their introduction, social network sites (SNSs) such as MySpace, Facebook, Cyworld, and Bebo have attracted millions of users, many of whom have integrated these sites into their daily practices. JCMC Home Submit Issues Author Index Editors About JCMC boyd, d.

2007 77

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

Various theories from social psychology have been used to explain this ‘whats in it for me’ factor to better understand how to successfully introduce social computing tools into corporate environments.

The Four Tenets of the Community Manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

This includes listening, which results in monitoring, and being active in understanding what customers are saying in both the corporate community as well as external websites. I view myself as the connector between the customers & corporate & provide communication in both directions.

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