Ideas from an integrated business and farming mind

Making Sense With Facilitated Systems

In these times, some of you might be interested in Increase Revenues While Decreasing Costs ; you might find others you like linked from her blog. The first installment, Lesson # 1: Manage Your Brand , is the first of seven articles drawing business lessons from the recent McCain campaign for the presidency of the United States. Colleague Marilyn Holt runs a private M&A consultancy and runs a farm and writes.

12 Ways to DO and NOT DO a Social Media Press Release – MSF Medecins Sans Frontieres

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I’ve chosen Medecins Sans Frontieres because they are the most recent perpetrators in a sea of “social media” campaign spam I see. AGENCY CONCEPT Use Organisation money to pay agencies to come up with campaign instead of community.

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May 2011: Social Media Course

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Cost of the social media class. We cover the basis of a 5-step social media campaign and then use the computers to gain hands on practical use of social media tools which the student can continue to use after the course.

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Facebook Course – Sydney – February 2017

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Facebook Business Apps: Adding Apps to your Facebook Page including a shop for selling within the Facebook Page, email such as Mailchimp apps and Instagram and Youtube integrations? I can run this inhouse (for about the cost of 8 people, so get the team together!).

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June 2011: Social Media Course computer based

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Cost of the social media class. We cover the basis of a 5-step social media campaign and then use the computers to gain hands on practical use of social media tools which the student can continue to use after the course.

2011 169

Thoughts On Salesforce & DimDim

Collaborative Thinking

user experience, costs, security, help desk support, change management, development, etc). Integration requires vendor cooperation to deliver a supportable configuration. Application Integration. Organizations have come to expect IM/presence platforms to integrate with desktop productivity tools (office suites, e-mail clients). They also expect integration with enterprise portals. e-learning/LMS integration). Old habits die hard with this post.

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IBM Connections Conversations - 3: Analytics + Social

Portals and KM

What is exciting here is the integration of social capabilities and analytics. They can adjust campaigns on the fly. increasing speed to access knowledge, reducing communication costs, and increasing speed to access internal experts) and outside the enterprise (increasing effectiveness of marketing, increasing customer satisfaction, and reducing marketing costs). This is the third of a three part series on IBM Connections , their collaboration platform.

Introducing Lobbi – with bold aims to change politics locally and globally

Social Reporter

What’s certain is that we have plenty of online spaces for general campaigning, and specific systems for civic engagement, whether developed for citizens by mySociety or agencies like Delib. The more ambitious you are, the more the costs and management issues increase.

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As the Knowledge Hub faces closure, might a creative Twitter mob help with re-invention?

Social Reporter

There were high hopes in 2009 that it would integrate with other social media, and also enable conversations with wider publics. While we all did our best yesterday to come up with some helpful insights into how Knowledge Hub might be improved, repositioned, repurposed etc it was difficult without basic information on usage, costs and options under consideration. Riot cleanup campaign launched on Titter and Facebook.

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Lotusphere 2012 - Opening General Session

Michael Sampson - Currents

Email is also integrated into the home page, along with calendar entries. The new mail integration works with both Domino and Exchange. Links with Polycom for video integration, and Plantronics for headset support. To win - need to deliver seamlessly integrated support across multiple channels. As a Web property owner, can see current pages along with running campaigns. Overall - improving healthcare while managing costs. Alister Rennie, General Manager.

2012 120

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. They need to integrate and co-exist. I think that the Obama campaign was the first to move from Web 2.0

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Central Desktop Using Twitter for Sales, Service, and Brand Monitoring Conversations

Portals and KM

in the US Primary Campaign Through Central Desktop ). People are increasingly seeing the low cost of entry that cloud solutions offer. You can try an application on a small scale without upfront software and systems integration costs. There has been a lot of discussion about Twitter on this blog. This entire week will now be devoted to Twitter stories. Here is one example of how a company is using Twitter for a variety of customer facing activities.

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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Collaborative Thinking: From Star Power To Network Power

Collaborative Thinking

Sounds simple - but organizations needs to take the time to observe and learn how to interact with the audience and become a participant of sorts to avoid being perceived as a traditional marketing campaign. SkiSpace cost nearly $500,000 to start up, split between Miller and PathConnect, a software-development company founded by Ryan Blair.

2008 100

Social Behavior, Usage Patterns, and Adoption: My Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes

Portals and KM

Regardless of how useful an application might be, its success is as much a factor of anthropology and sociology as it is of features and cost. Time or engagement is more the cost than actually money for tools.   How can do a managed viral campaign and not be overwhelmed. Also integrate with other systems to get content already entered. This is the seventh in a series of my notes on the Enterprise 2.0 conference in Boston , June 14- 17.

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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

We run a cost/benefit analysis of the range of choices we could make, and then make decisions based on what we think will lead to our preferred outcomes. The process of change is: old way + fine disruptive idea => chaos + transform => practice, integrate => new way. (i)

2012 75

Grimly Letting Go of the Old Story

How to Save the World

Now they settle their malfeasance out of court because it’s cheaper than obeying the law, and hush it up with gag orders, whistle-blower prosecutions and threats of costly and protracted litigation against anyone who dares challenge their illegal activities.

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How Our Narratives Inform Our Hopes for Change

How to Save the World

My belief is that the rising cost of production of oil (and liquid fuels in general) definitely constrains the global economy, but not enough to force it to crash or to change its basic mechanisms. dust storm, texas 1935; image from wikipedia.

2014 96

Seed Salon: Albert-Laszlo Barabasi + James Fowler § SEEDMAGAZINE.COM

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Over a recent lunch in Boston, they discussed contagion and the Obama campaign, debated the natural selection of robustness, and asked: Is society turning inward? Recently people have pointed to the Obama campaign and said, “This is where network science leads you.&#

10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.


This includes everything from acquiring permits, to negotiating with shippers, to figuring costs out with any non-for-profit you may be working with. The same way you create different landing pages for different ads, create specific phone numbers relating to specific campaigns.

Social Media Targeting for People and Businesses

Online Social Networking

Old media such as TV, radio, print, mail — and even online advertising — tend to be very costly and are used most effectively by big corporations and by savvy direct marketers. However, the new media such as blogging, video, online social networking and social bookmarking cost little or nothing to use and are as accessible to people and small businesses as they are to big corporations and direct marketers. In social media you are an integral part of your brand.

Lockheed Martin Launches Open-Source Social Networking Project - Application Development from eWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Taft Email Article To Friend ♦ Print Version Of Article ♦ PDF Version Of Article FEATURED SPONSORED MESSAGE Cut IT costs and transform your organization See how file transfer consolidation helped the state of California.

NetAge Report #4: Organizing at the edge of chaos

Endless Knots

Bumiller describes Obama’s apparatus as a “huge 300-person foreign policy campaign bureaucracy organized like a mini State Department to assist a candidate whose limited national security experience remains a concern to many voters.”

2009 116

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? How much will it cost us? For France, figures are up from 1 billion euros to 2, including communication campaigns and failed logistics.

2010 49

HR Magazine - Exclusive: Google research heralds arrival of the human systems director

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Exclusive: Costs are the top priority for HR professionals. Reward professionals optimistic about their businesss future but still feel under pressure to cut costs. As collaboration and innovation accelerate, thanks to new enabling technologies, elements of the HR and IT functions will integrate and HR and IT roles will shift as they adjust to the ideas economy. Raising VAT to 20% could cost 20,000 jobs and the benefits system 1.3 Features. HR TV. Blogs. About.

2011 34

Socialising in the workplace

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Wikis are very important to the more tech-savvy areas of the BBC, as a quick and cost-effective way of agreeing processes and policies within living documents.”

The Value of Community Management

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Regardless, it’s easy to see the cost of community management against community activity and have a good understanding of what type of investment is needed to get the type of activity desired.

2011 66

Why We Cannot Save the World

How to Save the World

the processes of living creatures, of integrated components of a living creature, and of dynamic groups of living creatures. Anti-smoking campaign. This article is an attempt to respond to those who say they see me as a defeatist, a ‘doomer’, a dogmatically negative person.

2012 97

Communities and Collaboration » Maximising the power of collective knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

campaigns. We wanted a system that could easily integrate with external web services. We wanted to reduce development costs and open up the architecture to enable developers and entrepreneurs to create additional value. Communities and Collaboration. About. Speaking Engagements. Subscribe. Perceptions about learning and sharing in a virtual world by Steve Dale. Communities and Collaboration.

2012 35

Differentiating Between Social Media and Community Management

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The role of community manager or social media manager of today will be much like the role of 'webmaster' during the dotcom era: how that role has evolved is different from organization to organization, but it's changed significantly, become much more diversified and integrated across businesses (with varying degrees of maturity depending on vertical and business structure). The Community Roundtable A peer network for community managers and social media practitioners.

2010 60

ReVou Lets You Host Your Own Twitter

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

With our SMS integration as well as custom API, we allow you to gain more revenues through purchase of SMS credits, revenues from web advertisements and as well benefiting from 3rd party applications built for your site using our API. Perhaps there’s no reason why Twitter clones might not have some success, be it as stand alone sites or more likely integrated into existing membership based sites. Revou & Alstrasoft should be avoided at all costs.

Getting started with enterprise social networking :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

A good place to start might be some kind of internal directory or personal profiles, perhaps integrating with corporate Active Directory or LDAP systems. This has all the benefits of Instant Messaging with the advantages of being embedded in your working groups and networks, but with less interruption cost. HopOnThis offers a productive social experience, while adding to the strength of advertiser’s campaigns.

2008 28

Overcoming Knowledge Loss: Key Knowledge Retention and Transfer Approaches - KM Edge: Where the best in Knowledge Management come together

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Lessons Learned · The objective of NASAs Lessons Learned Information System (LLIS) is to facilitate the integration of lessons learned into NASA policy, standards, procedures, and training. Fluors storytelling process connects to the organizations global success story campaign, which ties directly into its Knowvember campaign (an annual, month-long promotion to raise awareness of KM within the organization).

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Costs and prices are massively distorted by subsidies extorted fromlawmakers in return for campaign contributions, by exploitation ofabysmal social and environmental standards in desperately strugglingnations, and by externalizing the costs of pollution, social dislocation and illness caused bycorporatist activities, which end up paid for by taxpayers. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing.

2007 35

Implementing the Cisco Collaboration Framework

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The technology investments, which cost US$81 million to deploy, provided a. reducing manufacturing costs, stimulating. requiring even more cost-efficient operations, several long-term trends, including information. benefits accrued in three areas: cost reduction, increased margin through revenue acceleration, and time savings. technologies to reduce costs by $251 million, to increase profit margin by $142 million, and. The total cost to achieve these.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

And Bush is busy trying to bamboozle the dumb-ass governments of Canadaand Mexico into deep integration with the US (which basically entailsa full political takeover to go along with the economic one, withnothing in return for Canada and Mexico). Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

2007 35

Community 2.0 Conference Notes: Day 3 " humantech

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Bill Schreiner: AOL stuck by passion of community with Dove campaign. The real issue is get people to do it around a campaign. It reduces support costs. Nirvana: get in product search integrated with community, integrated with knowledge base. ? We are the highest cost provider of our software. humantech > technology enabled lifestyle « Community 2.0 Conference Notes: Day 1 Community 2.0 Conference Notes: Day 2 » Community 2.0