Finishing a Book

Michael Sampson - Currents

“ Writing a book is an adventure: to begin with it is a toy. How well I know the truth of Churchill’s comments about writing a book, any book … and for some reason especially this one. In the beginning the new book was a toy, an amusement.

2016 66

Creative Facilitation – the Book!

Viv Mcwaters

With nothing better to do, I wrote a book. You can download a PDF version of the book here. It’s taken so long to get to this point simply because a book like this can never be finished. The linear format dictated by the book format gave us many sleepless nights.

2013 99

Trending Sources

Technology, teenagers and books

Jenny Connected

Life can certainly have meaning without books, but books cannot have meaning without life. Most of us probably share a belief that life is greatly enriched by them: life goes into books and books go back into life.” (p. Ripley St. Thomas Academy, Lancaster.

2016 33

User Adoption Strategies (2nd Edition): Now Available as Digital Book

Michael Sampson - Currents

My book on user adoption strategies is finally available as a digital book. And then into applying the ideas / strategies / concepts in your work (which of course was the point in writing the book in the first place). Look Inside the Book.

2016 60

The Gift and Curse of Social Reading and What It Could Do to Books

Alchemy of Change

And now, it's coming to books. Media Amazon books influence Kindle Fire media Pew publishing reading Shirky social books social reading"Social reading" centers not so much on the joy of reading or pursuit of knowledge, but a desire to build social capital on social networks.

2012 89

Why I’m Buying Jay Baer’s New Book Even Before I Know The Title

Ken Carroll

There’s a new Jay Baer book out soon and I know nothing about it. And understanding this driver came to me while reading Jay Baer’s last book - Youtility. Different readers take different things from different books, of course. General content drivers instincts Jay Baer new boo

2015 61

New Book: Change for the Audacious

Networking Action

Addressing critical challenges like climate change, food security and equity requires large systems change and development of powerful change systems. Change or the Audacious is for people working on these types of issues, with the belief that we can create … Net Dev

2016 42

New year, new book: Going Mobile

e-Moderation Station

A new year and a new book. Although published last month (December 2014), the print copies of my new book Going Mobile (co-written with Gavin Dudeney) arrived on my doorstep a few days ago. mlearning technology activities advice book EFL ESL handheld m-learning mobile TESOL

2015 31

Blog>> Putting Stories to Work: Shawn Callahan’s New Book on Business Storytelling

Green Chameleon

This book is the next best thing to one of those conversations. His book is elegant, focused and intensely engaging. You can use this book equally well to build your storytelling skills, habits and repertoire in your personal and social life.

2016 74

Volker on the New Book #office365

Michael Sampson - Currents

Volker Weber posted his review comments on my new book: I have been reading Michael Sampson’s new book “Re-Imagining Productive Work with Office 365” for a day now, and I will make this easy for you: if you are dealing with Office 365 in any capacity, whether as a competitor, as a future or current Microsoft customer, as a business user or IT professional, then buy this book immediately … I like his style. Michael's Books Microsoft Office 365

2016 32

Stuart on the New Book

Michael Sampson - Currents

Many thanks to Stuart McIntyre for posting his review comments on my new book: I got a lot of value from the book, particularly in terms of understanding how the newer aspects of the Office solution, Delve and Graph, fit in to the picture. Read the rest of what Stuart had to say: A new book from Michael Sampson: Re-Imagining Productive Work with Office 365. Michael's Books Microsoft Office 365

Stuart on the New Book

Michael Sampson - Currents

Many thanks to Stuart McIntyre for posting his review comments on my new book: I got a lot of value from the book, particularly in terms of understanding how the newer aspects of the Office solution, Delve and Graph, fit in to the picture. Read the rest of what Stuart had to say: A new book from Michael Sampson: Re-Imagining Productive Work with Office 365. Michael's Books Microsoft Office 365

Rhizomatic learning, knowledge and books

Jenny Connected

We are in Week 4 of Dave Cormier’s open online course – Rhizomatic Learning: The Community is the Curriculum - and the topic is ‘Is Books making us stupid? Books, including Etienne’s, are part of our history. So I would suggest that it’s not books that are the problem.

2014 33

Network Book Event

Networking Action

Join us for the book launch and discussion about innovative multi-stakeholder network strategies to address global issues: Global Action Networks: Creating our future together … Events Net Dev

Social Media Marketing book review

Community Guy

Shama reviewed Social Media Marketing: The Next Generation of Business Engagement. Take a peek below, or on Shama’s site. Business Strategy

Jet Vignettes: A Recommended Book for Every Airline Passenger

Portals and KM

Here is a book for everyone who flies, on a frequent or occasional basis. It is a romantic picture of a job that takes you to exotic places, offers vacations almost anywhere in the world but the book comes without a sugar coating. This is the ideal airplane book.

2012 40

Book review: the new social learning

Joitske Hulsebosch

So if you plan to work with social media to support learning and knowledge management in an organisation it is a practical book with lots of examples. I fully recognize the questions that critics ask and the book helps you deal with the questions.

Media 28

The New Newtonville Books!

Endless Knots

photo from Newtonville Books website -- thanks Like many others who live on my side of this lovely metropolis, I was sad to learn that our beloved Newtonville Books, the last independent bookstore in Newton, was decamping to Newton Centre. Books Newton, Mass, USA Publishing

Knowledge Management in 2011: New APQC Book

Portals and KM

The book begins with a foreword by another of the KM All-stars, Larry Prusak.  The book provides a comprehensive version of how best to implement knowledge management in 2011. Four in-depth case studies conclude the book. If you want a guide to implementing knowledge management in 2011, this is a good book for you.  The subtitle of The New Edge in Knowledge is How Knowledge Management is Changing the Way We do Business.

2011 22

Book Review: "Networked: The New Social Operating System" – Lee Rainie and Barry Wellman

Governance in a Networked World

This counter-intuitive theme continues to run through the book, with Rainie’s Pew Internet research results and Wellman’s networking research providing plenty of factual supporting evidence. The other key theme from the book is what the authors call the triple revolution: Social Network, Internet and Mobile. While the authors go to some pains to say the book is not about technology, it is hard not to see these revolutions as technology driven.

2015 22

Digital literacies 3: Book giveaway

e-Moderation Station

This month (April), we’re giving away four copies of our hot-off-the-press book Digital Literacies , written by Gavin Dudeney, Mark Pegrum and myself. Catch the fourth and final giveaway: Digital Literacies Book giveaway 4. And coming up in May – a free e-book on ICT in ELT.

A New Book for Big KM

Patti Anklam

I have written about the Three KMs: Big KM is about enterprise-wide knowledge management programs that start with a top-down strategy and seek to reach the farthest corners of the corporation Little KM is about the quiet application of KM methods to business problems in a way that just makes sense The third KM, personal

Comic Book Resources to Delete Forum with 12.9 Million Posts; Launches New Community with Stricter Moderation

Managing Communities

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2014 24

The book of life

Endless Knots

At the very tail end of this day of atonement, a small montage of four, two in my news, two in yours, who died in the past few months of pancreatic cancer. Clockwise from upper left, my dear friend, Donna. Death and dying Friends Health Jeff Stamps Obits Pancreatic cancer

New Book on Presenting and PowerPoint

Michael Sampson - Currents

Nicholas has just released a new book, Love Presenting, Hate (badly used) PowerPoint : " I have long wanted to write a book on the skills of awesome presenting; it's now ready: Love Presenting, Hate (badly used) PowerPoint.

E-book – Webinars: A Cookbook for Educators

e-Moderation Station

I’m thrilled to announce the publication of my fourth book – and my very first e-book! The book has been cooking for a while. This metaphor frames the book. You can check out the book menu on The Round website by downloading an extract.

Book instead of blogposts

Joitske Hulsebosch

The reason that I did not find the time to blog is that I have written a book with Sibrenne Wagenaar called 'Leren in tijden van tweets, apps en likes '. Writing this book was almost like sculpting a model (which I did once). In the book I tried to find a place for it and found it.

Book organisation

Mathemagenic

Not panicking anymore, just trying to accept the fact that we are not going to have a perfectly organised kids books in the house. Books need to be where they are needed – as an inspiration and as a reference material.

How I Sold at Least One Book by Responding to a Bad Review

Managing Communities

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Download our book for free

Learning Alliances

Seven years later the book is still selling on Amazon. The book’s Digital_Habitats_TOC in PDF form, the full index and a glimpse into some sections of the book to help you get a better idea of what it is about. Worksheet and tools that are related to the book : Digital Habitats Index , Community orientation Spidergram tool , Diagrams , Action Notebook. Books Digital Habitats

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Larry Brauner Interviews Career Consultant and Book Author in His LinkedIn Group

Online Social Networking

I shall be interviewing over a number of weeks Janice Weinberg , a Westport, Connecticut career consultant and author of career books for IT professionals and managers. I launched my own LinkedIn group, Larry Brauner and Friends , as an experiment early last year.

Yay, Harris! Fiction Book Club strikes again!

Endless Knots

So happy to report that devoted Fiction Book Club member, former CEO of Tufts Health Plan, early innovator of HMOs, head of numerous other things, father of four highly-accomplished children, grandfather of seven, husband of dynamo-author Ruth Nemzoff, and all-around.

Book Review: Practical SharePoint 2010 Information Architecture (by Ruven Gotz)

Michael Sampson - Currents

For the past couple of weeks I have been reading Ruven Gotz's new book, Practical SharePoint 2010 Information Architecture. Ruven and the publisher begin to set the context on the book like this: " Practical SharePoint 2010 Information Architecture is a guide and tool set for planning and documenting the scope, navigational taxonomy, document taxonomy, metadata, page layouts and workflows for a successful SharePoint 2010 project.

How is internet changing the way you think? book review

Joitske Hulsebosch

The danger is that you do not have enough time reviewing the information to place and also had something to do, something that many authors mention in the book. A beautiful expression of Brian Knutson (from this book) is 'survival of the focused'. Edge is asking an annual question.

"The Future of Books"

Endless Knots

In gathering info for a report on the future of media, I came across " The Future of Books " by James Warner in McSweeney's Internet Tendency. Here's where it starts: 2020: All Books Will Be Cross-Platform and Interactive.   Books Internet/web Publishing Writin

Re-Imagining Productive Work with Office 365 – Now Available

Michael Sampson - Currents

A week has passed since I said I was finishing a book , and I’m delighted finally to say the book is now finished, published, and available. Specifically, the book: – is a PDF, with 240 pages. – took the longest of any of my books to write.

2016 67

Judging a Book By Its Cover

Hildy Gottlieb

Yes We Can Judge a Book by Its Cover. I had hoped to write a book about that this summer, but that is for another post.). On June 3, I walked out of a hair salon with with a whole new me. In my younger days, this would have been no big deal. At 22 I had a crew cut.

NYC Book Event with Global Compact

Networking Action

Join us for the book launch and discussion about a new strategy to address global issues! Global Action Networks: Creating our future together. Join author Steve Waddell , Global Compact Executive Director Georg Kell and Social Accountability … Events

Book of Proceedings from the Online Community Unconference 2013

Online Community Strategy

The Book of Proceedings from the Online Community Unconference 2013 is available. 100 pages of great community content! Online Community

Martin White's Book Turns Up - But Without a Signature!

Michael Sampson - Currents

What an awesome day for Martin's book to turn up. I've already reviewed the book - see: - Martin White on Intranet Management. Look what I got in the mail today! but it's not signed :-(. I'll have to carry it to London next week to get him to sign it!