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Building a knowledge sharing network about Ageing Better from the ground up

Social Reporter

In my last few posts I’ve promoted the idea of more digital innovation in the Big Lottery Fund’s £82 million Ageing Better programme, and ways to share knowledge and experience both among the 15 local partners and more widely. It is, of course, very welcome that Big Lottery Fund, consultants and others tweet from events … but it isn’t a substitute for well-curated resources and more organised ways to share knowledge.

2014 141

Have Prediction Markets arrived as an Enterprise Knowledge Sharing & Innovation Platform?

21st Century Organization

This Inside Knowledge Prediction Markets Masterclass (co-authored with colleague Victoria Axelrod) describes the prediction market landscape in 2008. Quantitative skills + tie to business strategy + relationship building + technology are all essential.

How I use social media

Nancy White

This afternoon I’m spending a half hour on a Skype video conversation to share a bit of how I use social media. I remember Ran Avrahami, a professor in Israel, and how he jumped into the conversations and reached out and connected with us. Cover of the Digital Habitats book.

Green Chameleon » From Data, with Love

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about From Data, with Love That most hallowed of mental models and glib explanations, the Data-Information-Knowledge-Wisdom hierarchy has taken a bit of a beating this week.

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Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2

Nancy White

I like your meta skills, but … I was hoping that you would provide insight into the core skills and knowledge around communities and networks that learning professionals should have? Learning Community/Network Skills for Knowledge Workers and Learning Professionals. Connecting.

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Green Chameleon » Connect, Contribute, Develop

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Connect, Contribute, Develop Tony Burgess of Company Command fame made a very striking contribution on the Comprac listserve the other day, which I’m quoting here with his permission.

2008 130

Green Chameleon » Chris Collison on KM and Technology

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Chris Collison on KM and Technology The guys at eClerx Services have continued their short KM video series with an interview with Chris Collison on the relationship between KM and technology.

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Green Chameleon » AWARE of Poor KM

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about AWARE of Poor KM There’s high drama going on in Singapore at the moment. A 25-year-old NGO, the Association of Women for Action and Research (AWARE), was recently taken over by a group of people with connections to a christian fundamentalist church. Without a doubt, those are more valuable knowledge classes than documents, as they are alive and take time to build.

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Red-Tails in Love: Birdwatchers as a community of practice | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

If you have ever hankered to read a “real life&# story about an organic community of practice, one free from the business pressures of CoPs manufactured inside of corporations, read this book. access to subject matter experts) Relationship – getting to know each other (i.e.

Want to Know What Community Members (a.k.a. Customers) Need? Just Ask.

Online Community Strategy

In many cases there seems to be a real fear (or at least discomfort) in connecting 1 to 1 with customers. WHY are they motivated to build relationships with each other? . WHERE do they want to build relationships with each other? . Are you “Member Shy”?

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Green Chameleon » The Mobile Phone is a Knowledge Retention Tool

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about The Mobile Phone is a Knowledge Retention Tool In KM, one of the reasons we say why we need to capture and share knowledge is that it could walk out the door. It seems though that even when that knowledge has walked out the door, the connection may not. So, is the argument of knowledge walking out the door still valid?

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Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Anecdote: What do you notice about these recent books on collaboration? And of course… THE BOOK. Am I happy with the final book? Best to begin with tested working relationships with your partners.

2008 130

Want to Know What Community Members (a.k.a. Customers) Need? Just Ask.

Online Community Strategy

In many cases there seems to be a real fear (or at least discomfort) in connecting 1 to 1 with customers. WHY are they motivated to build relationships with each other? . WHERE do they want to build relationships with each other? . Are you “Member Shy”?

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Social Physics: Oxymoron or Big 'Social' Data Tipping Point?

Governance in a Networked World

When his new book “Social Physics: How Good Ideas Spread – Lessons from a New Science” coincided with the Easter holiday break, what better way to spend the break than to consume another Pentland tome? The book essentially builds on his earlier work with social tags and effective teams.

2014 158

Why 90% of Organisations would NOT Survive a Digital Disruption

Governance in a Networked World

Well let’s look at how Organisational Change guru and Harvard Professor John Kotter sees it in his recent book XLR8. The lines show the proportion of these relationships that are formed between people from across Location/BU and Discipline. Really?

2015 141

Me too!

Viv Mcwaters

Eminds” was where I learned that online relationships can be real, how they get real, and how they break and fail. global networks and knowledge sharing. When the door to connection is open, watch who walks through and follow them, not those who stand at the doorway and naysay!

2009 130

#LeadWithRespect Meme: a Challenge for 21st Century Management

Elsua

I asked Cecil through Twitter whether we would, eventually, need to read the book before participating on the meme invitation and he confirmed that was not the case. What is the relationship between leading with respect and setting a culture of continuous improvement ?”.

2014 213

Social Learning: Learning Never Ends…

Elsua

Whether it is due to serendipitous knowledge discoveries or just plain socialising there is always a good chance that there won’t be a single day where you don’t learn a single thing.

The Leader Who Had No Title

Elsua

It’s a two minute short video clip that helps introduce Robin Sharma ’s latest book with the same title: " The Leader Who Had No Title " and, as you may have been able to guess, it deals with the subject of Leadership. And all of that without having read the book just yet!

2010 163

Tribal Leadership by David Logan

Elsua

So, in order to help spread the message around a little bit more on this topic, I thought that I would go ahead and share with you folks a video presentation from a recent TED.com event that Paula recommended I should watch. for sharing the link across and help enlighten us all.

2009 205

2013 – The Year of Social HR

Elsua

It may well be a matter of semantics, but for as long as we keep using gamification as the wording / concept it will never stick around in the corporate world as we know it, based on those couple of reasons I shared above. Knowledge Management Open Business

2013 251

What Are You Doing with That Duck?

Elsua

Right afterwards he shares some wonderful stories as references to the concept of the Long Tail by Chris Anderson , where the main message from this excerpt that wasn’t there before in past years is one of my favourite ones: choices.

2009 196

Green Chameleon » Building Common Ground on Jelly

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Building Common Ground on Jelly Yesterday I wrote about the importance of face to face meetings to build trust and the ability to interpret each other.

2009 130

How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

IBM Connections : Even though I left IBM nearly 2 years ago IBM Connections still remains my #1 business tool for work with my clients, specially, when they ask me their data to remain within the European Union borders.

2015 248

Blog>> Knowledge Management Explained in Five Disciplines

Green Chameleon

Since 1999, my work has been related to Knowledge Management (KM). Already then, KM was a term that was not well recognised; at the time, we did not label our KM-related consulting services with Knowledge Management. Today I am holding an official position in Knowledge Management, still many people do not grasp the term and have a clear understanding of it. “Knowledge Management&# seems to be fuzzy and not specific enough; it does not refer to daily (work) life topics.

My KM World Session Notes: Carla O'Dell on KM in a 2.0 World

Portals and KM

I will share a few key sessions here and then a list of all of them with links. I World, by Carla O'Dell , President - APQC Author, The New Edge in Knowledge. The session was more about knowledge management in general but it was excellent.  World is the reliance on employees to create, share, rate, and consume content. If knowledge flows miracles happen. You also need to make it rewarding if people share knowledge.

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Green Chameleon » Knowledge Management Explained in Five Disciplines

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Knowledge Management Explained in Five Disciplines We welcome Tim Wieringa as a guest blogger to Green Chameleon. Since 1999, my work has been related to Knowledge Management (KM). Already then, KM was a term that was not well recognised; at the time, we did not label our KM-related consulting services with Knowledge Management.

Is Multitasking Bad for the Brain?

Elsua

Do you think that, as the title of this blog post suggests, all of us, knowledge Web workers, are damaging our brains when we multitask? is tackling my biggest source of multitasking, which happens to be one rather common to most knowledge workers out there already: meetings!

2010 260

The Whuffie Factor by Tara Hunt (a.k.a. missrogue)

Elsua

Thing is that if you have been working around for a while in the field of Knowledge Management, I bet you have. Amongst many various reasons, because I wanted to share with you folks a link to a presentation that Tara Hunt did just recently (And the Web 2.0

2009 130

Enterprise 2.0 Conference: Call For Papers Community, Voting Process

Collaborative Thinking

The session will connect the process, cultural, and tooling aspects of profiles, social graphs, etc. Whether you are a new or seasoned employee, our ability to leverage personal and professional networks helps us transition and excel in new roles, relationships, and collaborative work. Sara Roberts is very active in the area of transformation and Dan just finished a book (Management by Design). For the upcoming Enterprise 2.0

Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I like your meta skills, but … I was hoping that you would provide insight into the core skills and knowledge around communities and networks that learning professionals should have? Learning Community/Network Skills for Knowledge Workers and Learning Professionals First, some context.

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My Top 10 Reasons Why I Bought an iPad

Elsua

Late last week you would remember how I put together a blog post where I started collecting a number of the Daily #iPad Apps that I keep sharing across over in Twitter, for those folks who may be potentially interested.

2010 241

Behavioural Transition Strategies for E2.0 by Lee Bryant

Elsua

Over the last few weeks I have been anxiously waiting for him to have a chance to blog about his experiences delivering the presentation, as well as perhaps share with us a copy of the slides. conference and for sharing along the blog post with the link to his excellent presentation!;

2009 169

How I use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I remember Ran Avrahami, a professor in Israel, and how he jumped into the conversations and reached out and connected with us. “Eminds&# was where I learned that online relationships can be real, how they get real, and how they break and fail.

2013 – The Year of Social HR

Elsua

It may well be a matter of semantics, but for as long as we keep using gamification as the wording / concept it will never stick around in the corporate world as we know it, based on those couple of reasons I shared above. You can’t engage knowledge workers by treating them like kids playing silly games of gaining points here and there, competing with one another in an unhealthy manner, showing with pride their badges.

2013 155

Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I like your meta skills, but … I was hoping that you would provide insight into the core skills and knowledge around communities and networks that learning professionals should have? Learning Community/Network Skills for Knowledge Workers and Learning Professionals First, some context.

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Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I like your meta skills, but … I was hoping that you would provide insight into the core skills and knowledge around communities and networks that learning professionals should have? Learning Community/Network Skills for Knowledge Workers and Learning Professionals First, some context.

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Enterprise 2.0 Conference Highlights – Day One

Elsua

As long as the wi-fi connection allowed me to , of course! I surely hope the book helps improve that first impression, because it wasn’t what I expected, to be honest. Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Social Computing Travelling

2009 130

Collaborative Thinking: Why Is Social Software So Important?

Collaborative Thinking

First, before being a buyer or seller of products and services, an organization is a participant in a complex network of market and stakeholder relationships (e.g., Catalyzing stakeholder participation builds relationships that evolve into a groundswell of community action.

Organising Knowledge » Taxonomy Work and Activity Mapping Gets Beyond the Politics of Science Research

Green Chameleon

So they procured clickstream data covering almost a billion transactions on scholarly journal portals over two years, and produced this elegant map, showing that social sciences and some humanities sit at the densely connected centre of a cartwheel of suspiciously silo-looking scientific disciplines.

Green Chameleon » Touched

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Touched A few weeks ago I wrote a post about touch which generated a few comments on my blog, and posts elsewhere from Matt , Johnnie , Brad , David that I know of.

2008 130

Enterprise 2.0 Conference – What to Expect – Day 1

Elsua

No, I haven’t read the book just yet (On my To-Read list…). There is very little that I’d probably have to say about Lee that I haven’t said it already ; always insightful; always knowledgeable; in short, a must watch!

2009 130

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

SharePoint is many things, but it misses the critical element of social media which is networked connection between people and ideas, easy discoverability, makes visible and allows people to act on weak ties, and support for other network-like interactions rather than closed group performance.