Interview about the birth and growth of the HR community

Joitske Hulsebosch

On October 6th, we are going to work on a casebook learn and organise through social media with a group of about 12 learning professionals. At first I just started with a LinkedIn group. Searching on LinkedIn I discovered LinkedIn groups. The newsletter from LinkedIn is free.

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On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - Harvard Business Review

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This changes the nature of career success. Power goes to the "connectors": those people who actively seek relationships and then serve as bridges between and among groups.

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Eight Dangers of Collaboration - Nilofer Merchant - Harvard Business Review

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NewsLetter. Most people have built their careers — perhaps even their identity — on being the expert. Without both Leadership with the capital L and Followership with a capital F, all we get is the equivalent of a group hug and not the results the organization needs. Most people have built their careers — perhaps even their identity — on being the expert. Newsletters. See all newsletters » HBR.org on Facebook. Careers.

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Introducing the Collaboration Curve - John Hagel III, John Seely Brown and Lang Davison - John Hagel III and John Seely Brown - Harvard Business Review

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Collaboration curves hold the potential to mobilize larger and more diverse groups of participants to innovate and create new value. In nearly all of these group efforts, rapid leaps in performance improvement arise as participants get better faster by working with others.

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Green Chameleon » Doing KM One Person at a Time

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Doing KM One Person at a Time Yesterday, for the first time in my KM consulting career I did something that I had not had the chance to do before. KM practitioners can talk to groups all day about how great KM and KM tools are and their advantages. Search Green Chameleon and Straits Knowledge Newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates.

The HBR List 2009 - How Social Networks Network Best - Harvard Business Review

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Bees, like human beings, are social animals,and evolution has provided them with elegant approaches to group decision making. One of the most important group decisions made by a bee colony is where to locate the hive. In contrast, the members of implementation groups showed little oscillation, speaking almost exclusively to other team members.

Understanding Users of Social Networks — HBS Working Knowledge

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There, people display a lot of information about their careers, which makes them available to headhunters and other employers as passive candidates.

Cover story: Building healthy communities - Inside Knowledge

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The concept of communities of practice (CoPs), as defined in the book, Cultivating Communities of Practice , was simple: an informal group of peers sharing ideas, insight, information and help about a topic they are deeply, sometimes passionately, interested in.

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The New Arithmetic of Collaboration

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Two firms that come to our mind that are edging towards Level 4 are Infosys and Tata Group. Tata Sons is a philanthropic organization that holds majority shares in Tata Group, a diversified Indian multinational with $67 billion in revenue. Tata Sons is a philanthropic organization that holds majority shares in Tata Group, a diversified Indian multinational with $67 billion in revenue.

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On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - HarvardBusiness.org

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This changes the nature of career success. Power goes to the "connectors": those people who actively seek relationships and then serve as bridges between and among groups. In my early research in a rigid industrial conglomerate (that has since gone out of business), I saw that women tended to be excluded from top ranks because there were so few women already in top ranks, and being part of peer groups mattered for career advancement.

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What Makes A Successful Community Manager? - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

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Sign up to the BrainYard email newsletter. E2 2011 Keynote: Sameer Patel, Partner, Sovos Group. Game Career Guide. Login | Register | Membership Benefits. COMMENTARY. WHITEPAPERS. SLIDESHOWS. VIDEOS. EVENTS. ABOUT. BRAINYARD COMMENTARY. ABOUT THE AUTHOR. Jamie Pappas. Jamie is Vice President of Social Media at AMP Agency , the leader in inspiring brands with integrated digital and. Read Full Bio >> See More From This Columnist >> SHARE. Facebook. LinkedIn.

How Procter & Gamble Got Employees to Use Social Networking at Work - CIO.com - Business Technology Leadership

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Subscribe to Careers Subscribe to ERP APPLICATIONS CLOUD COMPUTING DATA CENTER MOBILE NETWORK SECURITY VIRTUALIZATION Drilldowns APPLE CAREERS DEVELOPMENT MICROSOFT OUTSOURCING WEB 2.0 src = [link] } NEWSLETTERS CIO.com updates, insights and advice on technology, management and your career. Through its Global Business Services group, P&G is deploying an intranet that allows users to create value beyond their usual circles.

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Understanding the difference between Forums, Blogs, and Social Networks

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I actually made a graphic to address what tools I was using to connect with what groups and how.

The Technology-Collaboration Disconnect - BusinessWeek

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Bloomberg BusinessWeek Business Exchange Wednesday February 24, 2010 Home Blogs Columnists Economics Green Business In Your Face Money & Politics Newsletters The Debate Room Videos Whats Your Story? One Fortune 500 company created "Networks of Excellence," within which work groups of 20-30 people focus on specific business challenges.

The Second Leg Of The Social Business Stool - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

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Sign up to the BrainYard email newsletter. E2 2011 Keynote: Sameer Patel, Partner, Sovos Group. Game Career Guide. Login | Register | Membership Benefits. COMMENTARY. WHITEPAPERS. SLIDESHOWS. VIDEOS. EVENTS. ABOUT. BRAINYARD COMMENTARY. ABOUT THE AUTHOR. Rachel Happe. Rachel Happe ( @rhappe ) is a co-founder and principal at the Community Roundtable , a peer network for social media, Read Full Bio >> See More From This Columnist >> SHARE. Facebook. LinkedIn.

Building networks, Selling KM, Meetings as KM behaviors, IBM in a KM shift, Super Crunchers

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Once your community is established, publicize its existence to help recruit new members: Write and submit articles to existing newsletters that reach your target audience. Blog or newsletter. Having had international responsibility for TQM earlier in my career, my advice is grounded with a focus on the customer (either internal or external) and your relationship with them.

Organising Knowledge » Knowledge Organisation Systems

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I’ve had half a career since then while it seems he’s had an extremely productive retirement after five or six productive careers. Search Green Chameleon and Straits Knowledge Newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates.

Green Chameleon » Social Networks and Identity Mapping

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They don’t warrant universal statements about the quality and extent of all relationships in the social group. Search Green Chameleon and Straits Knowledge Newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates.

Green Chameleon » Why Bankers Are Like Street Gangs

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The people on the floor above fix your bonus and advance your career. But always, the beliefs and values that matter are local, not global; subjective, not objective; and to question the prevailing culture is to exclude yourself from the group.&# Baets’ ran simulations that showed it wasn’t the religious beliefs of the individual but their alignment to the values of the group that bred fanaticism. How can you challenge groups without offending them?

Green Chameleon » There’s Something About Failures

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This is remarkable because as career soldiers surely their performance bonus hinges on, well, their performance. Search Green Chameleon and Straits Knowledge Newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates. I have the same approach but in my experience 7 groups… By Tim Suoer great, such a fun United Nations group.

Green Chameleon » Oh Paolina

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This is a very good job she’s been offered, and Straits Knowledge has evidently been good for her career. Search Green Chameleon and Straits Knowledge Newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates.

Green Chameleon » The Life of a Knowledge Manager: Nasty, Brutish and Short

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Search Green Chameleon and Straits Knowledge Newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates. I have the same approach but in my experience 7 groups… By Tim Suoer great, such a fun United Nations group.

Green Chameleon » Happy 300th Birthday Charles

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He plugged himself relentlessly throughout his career, and in many ways built an “iron cage&# (there is no way except my way) myth around taxonomy work, ruthlessly sweeping aside alternate and competing views.

Green Chameleon » The Prize To Retain Expertise Became The Price

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The “tussle&# between HQ and the school for her resulted in the principal being given a slap on the hand by the Head of Placement for how he was obstructing her career development. Search Green Chameleon and Straits Knowledge Newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates. I have the same approach but in my experience 7 groups… By Tim Suoer great, such a fun United Nations group.

Green Chameleon » Blog-Tag - An Internet Party Game

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I have, like Thomas de Quincey , built and abandoned several personal libraries of books (roughly one for each of my careers). Search Green Chameleon and Straits Knowledge Newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates. I have the same approach but in my experience 7 groups… By Tim Suoer great, such a fun United Nations group.

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

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technologies – blogs, wikis, discussion groups, social networking, podcasts, RSS, tagging, photos, videos, mapping, etc. Diso (Wordpress) “DiSo (dee • zoh) is an umbrella project for a group of open source implementations of these distributed social networking concepts.

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Social Network Marketing Campaigns: Features Attributes

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

In terms of working with and using the tools and classes of software we’re now calling social media - wikis, blogs, social networks , ideas markets, and their various predecessors - I’ve got more than a little experience as a user and implementer of them throughout my career.

Three Big Benefits of Social Software | Blogs | ITBusinessEdge.com

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ITBusinessEdge Newsletters Welcome, Guest Log In | Register Home Topics Resource Centers Blogs News Knowledge Network White Papers Premium Tools Events Blogs : Ann All Business of Tech Alignment, staffing and culture are often more critical than software and apps About this Blogger RSS | Next > Subscribe Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox.

Can Web 2.0 Evolve Into an Enterprise Technology? - SaaS - Network Computing

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); document.close(); } NEWS BLOGS FORUMS NEWSLETTERS RESEARCH EVENTS DIGITAL LIBRARY CAREERS IMMERSE YOURSELF: SOA | Data Center | 802.11n | Data Privacy | APO | Virtualization | NAC | Security | Network Mgmt | Enterprise Apps | Storage & Servers Home F E A T U R E Subscribe to RSS DO: Print Article Discuss Feedback Reprint Download PDFs SEND TO: A Friend (Email) Del.icio.us CAREER NEWS 10 Search Engines You Dont Know About Go beyond Google and get vertical.

Green Chameleon » Do Knowledge Managers Really Want to Share Knowledge?—Sharing as a Mating Game

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But in such a young profession, with such instability of career progression and continuity of KM staff, with extensive inexperience among managers who are responsible for KM, sharing is about the only way to get access to experience faster.

The new employee connection: Social networking behind the firewall - Computerworld

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); Home News Blogs White Papers Newsletters IT Careers News Blogs IT Blogwatch Shark Tank Topics Business Intelligence Careers Development E-Business & Web 2.0 Computerworld Daily News (First Look and Wrap-Up) Computerworld Blogs Newsletter The Weekly Top 10 More E-Mail Newsletters The new employee connection: Social networking behind the firewall Corporate social networking is more than an electronic water cooler.

Monitor: Better ways to collaborate | The Economist

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It allows people to send messages to individuals or groups, to hold online discussions and to exchange documents and other files.

Green Chameleon » CoP Leadership - A Lesson from the Flight of Pelicans

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Having also come from a library environment, the organisation had rotation of its librarians every 2-3 years to help develop the breadth of their knowledge in terms of library work but after the “full” cycle, the staff would have to make a career decision as to whether to proceed on a managerial track ie. Search Green Chameleon and Straits Knowledge Newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates.

Using social software to reinvent the customer relationship | Enterprise Web 2.0 | ZDNet.com

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On mySimon: Top Deals on Car Speakers And Subwoofers BNET Business Network: BNET TechRepublic ZDNet ZDNet Members login Newsletters Site Assistance RSS Feeds Home News & Blogs Videos White Papers Downloads Reviews Popular Enterprise Web 2.0

Green Chameleon » Dead KM Walking

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In brief it is serving a homogeneous group of participants through open archiving, knowledge portal, utilizing input of expert commentators, etc. We saw the discussion groups and its success and immediately copied it into our organizations. Knowing that when I review the daily discussion group of the social workers community of practice every night, those working with mental handicapped people, I see how they share their thoughts, difficulties, and mainly their experience.

The AppGap " " Dotster Provides On-line User Communities for Business: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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However, as I discussed before, setting up a group on a site like Facebook leaves all control over transparency, ad selection, ad placement, features, and data in the hands of a company with a different set of objectives. Community features include blogs, video, groups, forums, friending etc.

Green Chameleon " Social Networks and Identity Mapping

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They don’t warrant universal statements about the quality and extent of all relationships in the social group. Search Green Chameleon and Straits Knowledge Newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates.

The AppGap » » Facebook webinar slide deck and questions (and hopefully answers): News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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How can Facebook group coordinators build deep social capital to drive engagement? How would you characterize the level and quality of engagement in Facebook groups with a substantive purpose vs. a marketing purpose?

The HBR List 2009 - How Social Networks Network Best

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For Managers For Educators For Corporate Buyers Harvard Business Review Visit Harvard Business School Harvard Business Review Harvard Business Publishing Archive/Back Issues Customer Service HBR Email Newsletters Cart Store All Products All Articles Sign In or Subscribe Now How Social Networks Network Best by Alex Pentland The humble bee has much to teach us about the flow ofinformation in our own organizations.

The AppGap " " illumio Transforms Its Interface to Better Match Functionality: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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The articles that appear are drawn from the feeds that you or your group select. In the right column are questions from your group(s). To participate in the news and questions you need to be part of a group. These groups can be public or private.