More on the purported "study" of virtual teams

Endless Knots

As per my post yesterday , I've pursued a bit more about the "research" from VitalSmarts , a company I'm not familiar with, which claims "that 13 out of 14 common workplace relationship problems occur far more frequently within 'virtual teams' (teams with members scattered across various geographies) than within teams located in the same building." Tags: Virtual Teams

Leveraging Virtual Teams & Social Tools: Boston KM Forum - March 31

Endless Knots

Long title for what promises to be a good day with the Boston KM Forum on March 31: " Leveraging Virtual Teams & Social Tools for Business Advantage: Blogs, Wikis, Twitter, et al."   And books and articles on virtual teaming abound. In this symposium, we will explore virtual teams and social tools—and their value in leveraging knowledge. 

The Leading Virtually Digest, January 24, 2009

Leading Virtually

Posts to which it is related: What President Obama Teaches Us for Leading Virtually. He changed the way campaigns are being run by effectively using technologies that connect people, and I’m hopeful he will do the same to conduct his Presidential work. All the lessons of a virtual team apply to this new form of governance. Post to which it is related: Improving Virtual Team Leadership Using Technology.

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No IM for WH Staff?

Endless Knots

The most technologically advanced team in politics, ooops, in government, is having one of the most useful tools ever taken away. Seriously: we've talked before about Tom Allen's famous finding - that if you're more than 50 feet apart, you've got a virtual communication problem to address. Virtual Teams Obama 90% people, 10% technology Government Politics Web 2.0This just gets interestinger and interestinger.

Notes on CUST115 ABS on Visual Social Communications

Michael Sampson - Currents

Lots of virtual teams. ease collaboration across virtual teams, eg., time zones, getting access to virtual teams. There was a very strong communications campaign built around the release of desktop video conferencing, such as wall posters. Justin Lauder (ABS) and Darren Belford (IBM) are presenting on how the Australian Bureau of Statistics are using Polycom visual conferencing equipment in their environment. Some notes: 1.

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ZAAZ Hiring Community Managers

Web Social Architecture

Enact brand campaigns in social media. Conversant in SEO/SEM, web analytics, web technology, mobile campaigns, community, creative/brand. Ability to integrate with virtual teams across agency and client organizations. We are looking for community managers / moderators with broad experience interacting with customers online on behalf of brands. Above all else, we need brand-savvy, social media literate, agency-experienced doers.

ZAAZ Hiring Community Managers

Web Social Architecture

Enact brand campaigns in social media. Conversant in SEO/SEM, web analytics, web technology, mobile campaigns, community, creative/brand. Ability to integrate with virtual teams across agency and client organizations. We are looking for community managers / moderators with broad experience interacting with customers online on behalf of brands. Above all else, we need brand-savvy, social media literate, agency-experienced doers.

The day after: Who's responsible for what?

Endless Knots

"Change has come to America," it trumpets, and for those who've been logging into the campaign site and its successor, change.gov, you can see how quickly change has come to this top-est of government sites. Strategy Three: Stimulate Collaboration with Virtual Teams of Leaders.

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How Twitter Changes Everything at Enterprise 2.0

Endless Knots

Co-author of six books, she is an expert on virtual teams, networked organizations, and social media. Isaac led and managed CNET's global partnership with Microsoft to launch the Windows Marketplace campaign in 14 countries, the largest sales and marketing campaign ever launched by Microsoft. When I was thinking of a title for a session on Twitter at the Enterprise 2.0

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Classification of Enterprise 2.0 use cases

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Supporting & enhancing ad-hoc collaboration (Collaboration 2.0) : This is about supporting ad-hoc initiated team working to solve issues and problems that go beyond the pre-defined scope of problems or issues. Marketing departments and their Social media campaigns.

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Implementing the Cisco Collaboration Framework

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

review team—which included members from. technologies such as virtual workspaces, social networking tools, web conferencing. and virtual companies), have put collaboration in. tools, including blogs, virtual workspaces, wikis, desktop video, telepresence conferences, web. teams—and thesecapabilities make the basics of. foundation for virtual, global teams. Wikis, blogs, virtual workspaces, video. to group or team in a collaborative setting.