Blogging for knowledge workers: incubating ideas


However, having a vision and installing blogging software is not enough: getting blogging to work in an organisation means helping potential bloggers to find out how weblogs might be useful for them personally and how to sustain blogging in a long-term. While blogging is personal, most of its advantages are the result being part of an ecosystem, where weblogs are connected not only by links, but also by relations between bloggers. Integration

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What pragmatists might want to know about blogging


Uses of a weblog for conversations with self are up to an individual blogger: a weblog can serve as a tool to collect personally relevant notes and organise them in a variety of ways; this collection then provides an input for reflection and reuse. Bloggers discover each other through comments and recommendations. Taking effort to find interesting bloggers and commenting to their work is a good way to be found. Integration

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Blog as a nexus of multimembership and accidental brokering


While to an extend weblogs do represent bloggers behind them and are often perceived as their online identities, studies presented in my dissertation also indicate that blogging involves many challenges of dealing with different audiences that a weblog serves (the results of blog networking study provide examples of both ). It involves processes of translation, coordination, and alignment between perspectives. Integration

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Blog as an edge zone


I’ve been playing with city-related metaphors for a long time, heavily inspired by the book by Danish architect Jan Gehl “ Life between buildings “ Now I tie together multiple fragments of it in a final chapter of my dissertation, using it to explain the ‘front porch’ nature of blogging and its impact for emergent social processes. Integration

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

May 30, 2007 How to Make a Living S everal readers have asked me for a five-minute summary of theiterative, lifelong process of learning what were meant to do for aliving, and making that living through Natural Enterprise. 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 process is continuous, and it doesnt really matterwhere you start.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

thought it was an interesting question, since I keep saying Ivegiven up on the political process as a means of achieving meaningfulchange. Integrated Health & Welfare Program: Establishment of universal access to and minimumstandards for food and water quality and public healthcare, includingthe precautionaryprinciple, permaculture, sustainable agriculture, and a prohibition onexporting water. Complexity & Discovery · The Innovation Process.

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How ‘Engagement Roles’ Blur Organizational Boundaries

Alchemy of Change

They need a way to capture the core set of organizational processes that are essential to successful outreach – not a laundry list of project-specific tasks, but the kind of long-lived areas of responsibility that are worth knowing how to do well over and over.

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Building a website with Wordpress: a do it yourself guide

Joitske Hulsebosch

I'm very proud that I built a website on my own domain name with an integrated weblog using Wordpress. I'm meeting more people who want to set up their own Wordpress blog, so it might be useful for them if I blog the process. In blogger your blog is just one page.

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Press Conference

Portals and KM

Now I return as a blogger. A – Companies need to be able to develop mashups and allow for integration. A - You need to mix and match sources with open integration and change business process and capabilities to make for strategic applications.

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: IBM Social Business Partners

Portals and KM

Now I return as a blogger. IBM provided a session for bloggers featuring IBM business partners who are helping their customers become social businesses and served sushi and sashimi whish was much appreciated. This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011.

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*Rough* Notes from the Online Community Roundtable: 1/11 at / The WELL

Online Community Strategy

Lot of lists of what to measure – lots of web analytics available, but as a group can we talk about how these metrics are tied to strategy – what is the measurement process, communities have their own needs, revenue is only one aspect. Lit blogger and Book bloggers – book bloggers all acted as a community versus lit bloggers are broadcast editorial blogging.

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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. 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). In fact our own community platform is also developing Twitter and Facebook integration to enable social networking capabilities in communities.

Stories to TEL: Learning in networks and in communities of practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Although such groups may disappear once the problem is solved, they may last and become or become integrated in genuine communities of practice. Technology-enhanced Professional Learning: Processes, Practices and Tools (p. Powered by Blogger. Stories to TEL. This is Peter Sloeps blog on all things Technology Enhanced Learning. Though there is a particular focus on social aspects of online and networked learning, other things may appear as well. 15 September 2013.

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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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Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

And I saw a guy raving about how he wants to integrate Facebook Credits (he currently uses Offerpal) with his social betting game. Facebook has just announced it’s plans to expand it’s Facebook currency.

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. Dell was one one of the earliest companies to go through this process.

Dotster Connect: All-In-One Social Networking Solution

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Dotster is a provider of Internet business services, which really means that it targets businesses with a bunch of tools that may or may not help the actual business process.

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Blog Cases from 2005: Renee Blodgett on Cimmunications and Marketing

Portals and KM

Many of her blogger friends were more introverted than Renee. After Renee quietly started her blog, several well-known industry bloggers encouraged her to go live with her blog and told her not to worry what others thought of her content or her writing. As this quote indicates, like many bloggers that I have talked with, Renee engages in blogging more for a sense of community that to directly promote her business.  She also finds that some bloggers are not very social.

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Pimp your blog

Joitske Hulsebosch

Widgets let you integrate all the other things you do on the web. Blogger allows you to show your picasaweb photos. For blogger, you can find a widget here. For wordpress, you can find the process described here. Blogger allows you to display your categories in the sidebar, which has a similar function, even though it is not displayed in a tagcloud. This is a joint post together with Christian Kreutz , which we co-created in a google doc.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Sharepoint, Microsoft “SharePoint Products and Technologies provide enterprise-scale capabilities to meet business-critical needs like managing content and business processes, simplifying how people find and share information across boundaries, and enabling better informed decisions.

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SharePoint: Is It Worth Using as a Collaboration Tool?

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Email It Stumble It Related Enterprise Collaboration Articles: The True Nature of a Social Intranet 5 Great Skype Alternatives Is Collaboration the End of Process?

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Opening Session

Portals and KM

Now I return as a blogger.  He showed the multi-tasking capabilities that are strong due to the multi-processing capabilities built on Blackberry platform. For every 1 percent improvement in HR processes they save $50 million. 

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

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Innovation always has been a matter of shifting the way we look at current objects, behaviors, usages or processes, finding and leveraging new patterns from the existing. A process-oriented approach to Enterprise 2.0 Process is a key area of focus as we figure all of this out.

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The True Nature of a Social Intranet

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Vision and Reality view comments The True Nature of a Social Intranet view comments Microsoft, Nokia Plan the Windows 7 Phone Future view comments Amazon Sells More E-Books Than Print, But Wait view comments Yammer Reveals 3 New Business Integration Tools view comments Interview: Top SharePoint Records Management Blogger, Don Lueders, Has Some Choice Words For You view comments Is Collaboration the End of Process?

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. Because the process of change is not: old way + fine idea => new way.

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5 Top List Building Destinations

Online Social Networking

In List Building Paradigm Shift , I discard the stereotype of list building as “a well-written lead capture page linked by a web form to an auto- responder&# and redefine it as the process of acquiring and nurturing followers. More precisely: List building is the process of subscribing members of your target audience, in order to engage and nurture them and brand yourself and that which you represent.

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Researching as a team

Jenny Connected

You prefer to systematically analyse ideas, a typical blogger with strong reflections. They often need a friendly reminder not to take themselves too seriously and enjoy the process as well as the achievement. Since they often are so good listeners and have strong integrity they often end up very appreciated leaders. . This week, the research project has been a lot of fun. Loads of activity with everyone throwing in their ideas.

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Interviews - Doug Heintzman on Social Business

Portals and KM

IBM set up some individual interviews for the bloggers and press. We went through a growth with business process automation but that growth has maxed out so what is the next source of innovation? The goal of the technology is to make these people centric processes work seamlessly. This was a theme of the Wednesday morning keynote session were Connections is being integrated into other apps. This is another a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011.

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25 Common Social Media and Web Marketing Mistakes

Online Social Networking

Shama Hyder Kabani’s The Zen of Social Media Marketing provides an excellent overview of the planning process. Should Blogger or determine its disposition?

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Integration into other relevant areas of the site. About Dawn Contact Info & vCard: Dawn Foster Consultant, Community Manager, Event Organizer, Blogger, Podcaster, Vegan, and Technology Enthusiast Fast Wonder LLC cell : 503-702-7223 Add to Address Book Links: What Im Reading ClaimID: Bio, Projects Shizzow!

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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.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The process cannot be commanded or controlled; followers opt in and out as they choose. 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.


4 Meta Skills for Learning Professionals | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Failing or succeeding, but learning and sharing our learning through the process. Gina from Adventures in Corporate Education Jane Bozarth – New Skills for Learning Professionals Blogger in Middle-earth: New Strategies, New Skills?

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Summary of Some Summaries of Enterprise 2.0 Conference

Portals and KM

Sandy reported that Lee said that points out that we can't afford the “high-friction, high-cost model of deploying technology and processes, but need to rebalance the role of people within the enterprise.” Having experienced much of the unnecessary and expensive pain of old school large scale systems integration I would agree. In the past, I always looked to add knowledge management to enhance existing business processes and then measure KM’s enhancement of these processes.

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Selling the Case for Accelerating Business Performance with Enterprise Collaboration Technologies: Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes

Portals and KM

It was led by Oliver Marks, Partner, Sovos Group and blogger, ZDNet Collaboration 2.0, and Sameer Patel, Partner, Sovos Group and blogger, PretzelLogic.or. Oliver and Sameer are some of my favorite tweeters and bloggers so I was pleased to attend the session. His firm, Sovos, helps enterprises with workforce and process performance using the new technologies. How will it integrate with our other systems?

Collaborative Thinking: Augmenting Search Via Tags & Bookmarks

Collaborative Thinking

One of the big contenders for this "next big thing" is social search : the idea of adding user annotations or other metadata to the process. Posted by: SearchPeople | February 14, 2009 at 01:15 AM Thanks for share Posted by: Blogger Indramayu | May 23, 2009 at 08:11 AM Verify your Comment Previewing your Comment Posted by: | This is only a preview.

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A Methodology for Web 2.0 Collaboration Experiments (in Reluctant Organizations)

How to Save the World

Heres how it could work: The Champions Self-Organize: I know youre used to me starting innovation process charts withneeds, but in this case I think it makes sense to start with people. They need toappreciate the tensions between hierarchy and networked processes,between openness and security, between intermediated andunintermediated etc., Complexity & Discovery · The Innovation Process. Global Democracy · The Political Process.

Guidelines for Group Collaboration and Emergence « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

It approaches the team-building and collaboration process from the perspective of complex adaptive systems theory, and contains some interesting insights in evolutionary development and creating environments where emergence can occur.

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. Jim realized early that the standard office tools like word processing and PowerPoint were developed to put things on paper. 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 advised prospective business bloggers to get started now.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

For any task that a knowledge worker is involved with, it reduces the cycle time to finding answers to help complete the task and the amount of overall communication that needs to occur in the process. Reduce content location time - experts are now integrated into views that provide browsing and search capability. When researching complex topics, direct connections to experts can help to drastically expedite processes. Skip to Navigation Enterprise 2.0

The New Arithmetic of Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Rung 4: Integral partnership (1+1 = 11). Both partners help others climb this ladder - and in the process of helping others they lift themselves up to the top of the ladder. However, because both corporate partners are too busy collaborating for their own good, they dont pay sufficient attention to furthering the larger good of the industry or the society at large.Rung 4: Integral partnership (1+1 = 11).

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Collaborative Thinking: XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter)

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Bloggers Interview: Mike Rhodin, Lotusphere | Main | OLPC in NYC » February 04, 2008 XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter) Via Slashdot : Interesting article, follow the citation link for screen shots of the implementation.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

He goes on to recommend assembling ourselves with swift trust , align professionally around a common goal/vision/alignment, get short-term projects done, and then disband and move on, verse trying to establish deep trust, which is a much stickier, longer and more political process. We live with passion, manifest our dreams, and don’t cause suffering to others in the process. We engage in a process of continuous learning and mutual improvement. Skip to content.

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