Congres Intranet 2012 - The Slide Deck

Michael Sampson - Currents

Last week I keynoted at Congres Intranet 2012 in Utrecht. Many of the people at the conference did not have a copy of one or more of my books. Some of the attendees rapidly fixed that after my keynote - I'd taken a box of books up from New Zealand.

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SharePoint Swoop – The Intranet Makeover Show

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft published Season 1 of SharePoint Swoop: The Intranet Makeover Show , where three well-known MVPs swoop into an organisation for three days and make some SharePoint and Office 365 magic happen. Three MVP experts have just three days to help an international toy company modernize its overwhelmed intranet. A world where the journey of a growing pop culture business intersects with three superhero Microsoft MVPs.

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Green Chameleon » Intranet Innovation Awards 2009

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Intranet Innovation Awards 2009 It’s that time of year again! “The Intranet Innovation Awards are global awards that celebrate new ideas and innovative approaches to the design and delivery of intranets. These awards, now in their third year, are shaping up as a great showcase of intranet innovations and ideas both big and small.

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Green Chameleon » Supporting Communities on the Intranet

Green Chameleon

The video is from Step Two’s inaugural Intranet Innovation Awards (Perkins Eastman were a gold award winner), and there are other videos here.

Green Chameleon » Getting Started on Your Intranet

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Getting Started on Your Intranet I am increasingly of the opinion that no knowledge management effort can avoid the intranet. This is a long overdue book from James Robertson.

Green Chameleon » Intranet Governance Guide

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Intranet Governance Guide Maish Nichani has published a guide to good governance for intranets. Highlights include: Get active management support Develop a clear simple charter Build an intranet team Develop your authors Market the intranet Gather and use feedback (includes monitoring activity) Conduct regular reviews.

Green Chameleon » Wiki Intranet 2.0

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Wiki Intranet 2.0 Hurry on over to the e-gineer blog where Nathan Wallace has posted an update on his spectacular wiki-intranet project at Janssen-Cilag. In this post he’s looking much more at the information issues and the impact on information and knowledge culture – including, interestingly, a siphoning off of activity from the dreaded multi-headed email beast.

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Socialtext Helps Companies Find the People Inside - The Static to Social Intranet

Michael Sampson - Currents

The key focus is on making the intranet more "social": " First generation intranets and portal technologies have aggregated enterprise systems and enabled self?service And since content requires IT's help to update, intranets quickly become stale and outdated. Socialtext also empowers IT with the tools it needs to extend and manage the platform, providing their company with an intranet that maximizes business value. ". You can read my book on user adoption on this too.

Thinking and Talking about Using Intranets Strategically - Brightstar's Strategic Intranets Summit 2010

Michael Sampson - Currents

I'm in Wellington today, for Brightstar's Strategic Intranets Summit for 2010. Intranets in 2015. He talked about his current work around "scenarios for the intranet in 2015," as a way of stimulating thinking about how to do intranets in a few years time. Developing a Business Case for the Intranet. Steve Lapwood from Intergen talked about developing a business case for intranets. Rolling Out New Features for the Intranet Using AGILE Methodology.

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Green Chameleon » Have You Done Something Wonderful With Your Intranet?

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Have You Done Something Wonderful With Your Intranet? My company Straits Knowledge is proud to be a supporter of the new Intranet Innovation Awards launched by James Robertson’s company Step Two Designs. Some areas of the intranet will be quite stable and structured, some will be much more experimental, some will provide current awareness and content marketing on a daily basis.

2007 100

Getting Back, Going Away, and Finishing the (Next) Book

Michael Sampson - Currents

My next trip is to Sydney next week, for the second annual Intranets conference run by Step Two Designs. My presentation is focused on the human and cultural aspects of effective collaboration, and I have almost completed the mindmap of what I want to say. Collaboration Roadmap (the book) lays an important foundation for my work with clients, but there's some new ground to explore once I can get book 5 (see below) finished and out the door.

2012 109

PebbleRoad: The culture of collaboration and what it means for your intranet

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

PebbleRoad Home About us Services Work Events Articles Articles 5 Dec 21 2009 [link] The culture of collaboration and what it means for your intranet by Maish Nichani Many organisations are waking up to the fact that collaboration is a key piece of the intranet puzzle. I have spoken to many such people in charge of collaboration in their organisations and what puzzles me in turn is their lack of understanding of the culture of collaboration. IDEOs intranet ).

2010 29

Green Chameleon » Delightful MOMster

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Delightful MOMster Exactly a week ago, the Ministry of Manpower ‘s (MOM) intranet team jointly organised a session with the Information and Knowledge Management Society (iKMS) to share the former’s experience in revamping their corporate intranet.

2010 116

Doing Enterprise Social Media The Wrong Way

Michael Sampson - Currents

Today, one would be hard-pressed to find a business not providing a social networking platform, be it Yammer, Jive, offerings from Microsoft or IBM, or some type of homespun intranet. Deloitte's recent survey on corporate culture suggests executives and employees are of distinctly differing opinions. companies, 45% of executives said social media has a positive impact on their workplace culture, while only 27% of employees agreed. ".

2012 128

Creating a Culture of Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

March 17, 2008 Creating a Culture of Collaboration Collaboration is all the rage. However, for far too many years corporate culture has often emphasized the benefits of individual achievement and competition over collaborative efforts. So how do you create and nurture a culture of collaboration? Once again, KM4Dev has found an interesting resource on collaboration: Seth Kahans article entitled " 5 Guidelines for Creating a Culture of Collaboration."

Enterprise 2.0 initiatives and corporate culture awareness. | Gil Yehuda's Enterprise 2.0 Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Community

initiatives and corporate culture awareness. Check out this recent article and blog about corporate culture and the adoption of social business tools. is paved on a supportive culture. What is a supportive culture? Perhaps corporate culture had a factor in this too.

Green Chameleon » Tease, Support, Launch

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Tease, Support, Launch Via Maish , this very nice example of a human-centred Enterprise 2.0 intranet rollout. The smartness extends to the way that training was approached – not on how to use the intranet, but on how to build Enterprise 2.0

Green Chameleon » Juicy

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Juicy I’m a big fan of Nathan Wallace, the “ let’s turn our intranet into a wiki &# guy. He has just blogged about Juice , the initiative that won his team a Gold award in the Business Solutions category of StepTwo’s 2008 Intranet Innovation Awards.

2008 100

The FASTForward Blog » Serena has Adopted Facebook as Their Intranet: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Serena has Adopted Facebook as Their Intranet by Bill Ives November 28, 2007 at 8:42 am · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 In my first post I referred to an article on their policy which I felt was somewhat mis-titled, Serena Software Adopts Facebook as Corporate Intranet , and said that they are not really going that far. Serena is really replacing its existing intranet with Facebook as a front end linked to a low-cost content management system behind the firewall.

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Green Chameleon » Building Information Neighbourhoods

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Building Information Neighbourhoods Yesterday I sat in a meeting where an IT manager was outlining his organisation’s strategy for overcoming information confusion.

2006 130

Adventures in home working " Does improving collaboration depend on culture change?

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Home Oct 16 2007 Does improving collaboration depend on culture change? They don’t need a change in “culture&# to make the transition, they need a change in “work practice&#. Is it culture or work practice then that make this work?

2004 36

Green Chameleon » Gumption

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Gumption Two different takes on gumption from Graham Durant-Law and Cairo Walker , from different contexts but heading in similar directions: stop complaining about other people and take some responsibility. The organisation looks to its intranet staff to provide that expertise and leadership.&# All journeys require group and cultural discipline to work to a common cause.

2008 100

Green Chameleon » Blog comments

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Seven Ways to Use a Wiki Maish Nichani over at Pebble Road has written a case study of wiki use in the British Council Singapore’s Professional Development Centre. “Wikis are increasingly being used on the intranet to help in collaboration around shared work.

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Green Chameleon » Watching Collaboration as it Happens

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Watching Collaboration as it Happens Found via if:book (thanks Ben), this site is absolutely hypnotic.

2008 130

DEX 2019 – It’s Coming

Michael Sampson - Currents

The conference is held over three days (September 18-20) in Sydney, Australia, so if you are located out of region, get those long-haul tickets booked. This conference brings together intranet teams, digital teams, internal comms, IT and HR to explore what great DEX looks like.

2019 116

Notes on "Orchestrating and Managing Collaborative Strategy" - Frank Gebhardt from Tait Communications

Michael Sampson - Currents

Considerations: culture, content, policies, and processes. -. Does "culture" really exist, or is it "just the way that we do things around here.". -. Read the book, "When Cultures Collide." There is great power in migrating the material from the old intranet to the new collaboration site, and then to turn off the old system. Frank from Tait Communications is speaking about orchestrating and managing collaborative strategy. Frank is based in Christchurch.

2012 118

Interactions 2012 - Effective Virtual Teams - Martin White #iic12 @intranetfocus #virtualteams

Michael Sampson - Currents

Martin White from Intranet Focus is talking about being effective with virtual teams. Three dimensions of virtual teams - organizational culture and language, calendars and time, and geographic and spatial location. Most commentators on social intranets and collaboration choose to ignore the topic and the challenges. -. Recent research - 10% of organizations have culture and language issues in collaborative work. -.

2012 109

Martin White's Review of Collaboration Roadmap

Michael Sampson - Currents

Martin White from Intranet Focus in the UK has just published his review of my new book - Collaboration Roadmap : " I suspect that many SharePoint implementations are justified on the basis of improving collaboration, even though there is usually only at best anecdotal information about poor outcomes of collaborative working. This excellent book takes a different perspective. As Martin says in paragraph three, the book is not about SharePoint per se.

2012 109

Adoption Strategy for Office 365 at Merck

Michael Sampson - Currents

Our change agents will hold events to demonstrate the new way of working and reinforce the cultural change, and then work with individual teams to create tailored solutions. So looking at this through some of the tools and frameworks in my book I see: – Context: the transition is painted as more than a new set of tools; it’s about changing culture, enhancing productivity, and reducing cost. All three strategies from the book are noted.

2015 141

Notes on CUST119 Prudential: Thinking about Social Business Adoption? Don't Forget Enterprise Social Governance

Michael Sampson - Currents

The lawyers drafted a new intranet policy. Enterprise Roles - are divided into two parts: - Oversight (4 roles) - Executive Champions, Owners, Intranet Steering Committee, Intranet Advisory Group. Advocacy and Support (5 roles) - Managing Editor, Intranet Operations, Content Manager Advocate, Community Manager Advocate, User Experience Advocate. the Medium and Large sets also take part in the Intranet Advisory Group.

2013 132

Share2011 - Core Business: Reminding Ourselves of the Reason We Are All Here (Cory Banks, PB)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Cory has been involved in implementing five intranets. What's an Intranet? -. Cory said, "I couldn't find a good definition of Intranet.". -. Traditional intranet - content management, phone book. -.

2011 148

Working as knowmads: How to stimulate knowmadic working in organisations?

Joitske Hulsebosch

The above model from our book Learning in Times of Tweets, Apps and Like was provided as thought provoker. The Networker for instance is given the task of adding two new people to their network every month who can contribute to the organization and present this on the intranet.

2017 141

Internal and external community managers are not the same

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Intranets and digital workplace. If your internal community manager speaks a lot, better put your money in an intranet than a social network. Intranets and digital workplace. Books I read. culture. intranet. Intranets and digital workplace.

2013 71

Key Differences Between Social and Collaborative Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Enterprise Wiki General governance government information management innovation intranet KM Knowledge Management Links managing wiki growth patterns podcast Presentation sharing sharing knowledge Social Media Social Software students Teaching technology trends user generated content video Web2.0

Always say yes to grad students: an interview about virtual teams

Endless Knots

Virtual Teams was the fifth book I’d written (with the late Jeffrey Stamps) on distributed, boundary-crossing organizations, the first written after the Web had begun to take hold and Internet penetration had reached most countries in the world. We wrote extensively about this in our books.

5 Reasons Why Corporate Social Tools Fail - I Agree with Some, Question Others

Michael Sampson - Currents

Aliza at GigaOM outlined 5 reasons why corporate social tools fail , and what to do about it: " While millions of people interact daily in public-facing social media channels, there are a growing number of internal social media solutions for the enterprise, becoming modern-day intranets of sorts. lack of a social culture. - On the culture one, which I fully agree with, my saying is " collaboration is enacted through technology; technology does not make us collaborative.

2011 114

Green Chameleon » People Process Technology

Green Chameleon

That’s why I especially liked one of the Intranet Innovation Award winning cases this year, from a company called Transfield Services in Australia.

People 130

Customer service : avoid being the victim of you social media success - Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Intranets and digital workplace. It’s a mass request so the tools that allow such actions should be made easily accessible for anyone, in the airline booking system on their site. Intranets and digital workplace. Books I read. culture. intranet.

2013 69

My Favorite Tweets for January 1 - 15 2010

Portals and KM

initiatives and corporate culture awareness. book + related Gartner research [link]. 2009 intranet teams are 27% larger than 2006 [link] 10:09 AM Jan 8th. Here is the eighth in a new series of posts that provide access to my favorite tweets that contain links to useful information.    Some of these I did to link to things I found useful and others are RTs that I want to save for the same reason.

2010 116

So you love your customers.and you let others take care of them - Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Intranets and digital workplace. Someone who’s not you, who has not your culture, for whom you’re only a customer among others ? Intranets and digital workplace. Books I read. culture. intranet. Digital Workplace and Intranet : the 2013 trends (part #2). Intranets and digital workplace. Books I read. Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad About the author. Bookmarks & links. My trending tweets.

2013 28

Sorry but I'm not a member of your community - Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Intranets and digital workplace. Intranets and digital workplace. Books I read. intranet. culture. Digital Workplace and Intranet : the 2013 trends (part #2). Digital Workplace and Intranet : the 2013 trends (part #1). Intranets and digital workplace. Books I read. Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad About the author. Bookmarks & links. My trending tweets. Enterprise 2.0 & Social Business. Management & HR.

2013 46

Your community manager should be a professional. But in which field ? - Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Intranets and digital workplace. The customer is not in the same situation, the problem is more difficult to fix, helping costs much more etc… This reasoning applies to many industries that are much more critical than books or clothing selling… So, let’s come back to the “knowledge of the industry would a trump” point. Intranets and digital workplace. Books I read. intranet. culture. Intranets and digital workplace.

2013 45

Don't tell my mum I'm a community manager, she believes I play piano in a brothel - Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Intranets and digital workplace. NB : the title of this post is inspired by a book written by the advertising leader Jacques Seguela at the time the advertizing industry was in its early days and did not look very credible. Intranets and digital workplace. Books I read. culture. intranet. Digital Workplace and Intranet : the 2013 trends (part #2). Intranets and digital workplace. Books I read.

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