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Connecting … Virtual Teams by Patti Anklam February 10, 2008 at 4:38 pm · Filed under Distributed Work , Enterprise 2.0 , Web 2.0 and how the social networking tools could be used to enhance the connectivity of virtual teams.

The Leading Virtually Digest, March 28, 2009

Leading Virtually

What: LA Times article about President Obama conducting a virtual town hall meeting to reach out and connect to Americans. Posts it is related to: What President Obama Teaches Us For Leading Virtually. Last week, he hosted a virtual town hall meeting that drew more than 104,000 questions and 3.6 The article’s author raised the question of whether the virtual event was truly engaging the public, or it was only creating an illusion of doing so.

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Social Identity Applications: Manage Your Career Online

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For a workforce such as programmers and technical professionals who increasingly take advantage of their ability to work with just a broadband internet connection with a capable laptop and cellphone to work in virtual teams, that identity is almost completely formed electronically. In 2009, "social media" became the conventional buzzword to replace "Web 2.0" " as the most eye-roll-inducing term of the year.

Jill Nemiro on creativity in virtual teams.and a lot more

Endless Knots

Jill Nemiro, PhD, book author, former actor, and film and video editor, is an expert in virtual teams. It must be close to ten years since I first heard from Jill as she was working on her PhD in an original field: Creativity in Virtual Teams. When Jill got started, she was among a small number of people doing research on virtual work and, among those, she struck me as unusually collaborative and generous.

"Storytelling adds human touch to virtual work"

Endless Knots

Such is the case with David Adewumi's reposting of Kathy Hansen's original one about the value of stories to virtual team success, which David posted to Heekya yesterday. Storytelling does that--and Kathy Hansen has been collecting up some very good stories of storytellers on her blog, A Storied Career. As a result of this finding, I developed a well-received virtual-teams project in my business-communication classes.

The Leading Virtually Digest, January 16, 2009

Leading Virtually

Posts to which it is related: Confessions of a Telecommuter , So You Think You’d Like to Telecommute , Leading in Face-to-face Versus Virtual Teams. Another possible explanation may be that teleworkers face family or dual-career constraints due to which they telecommute as a way to maintain their job. What: Virtualization Journal article on the development of virtual war rooms to help distributed teams get their work done.

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Training to introduce new e-tools

Joitske Hulsebosch

We did a virtual team assignment, using a NING platform as an example of a web-based discussion forum, skype as VoIP and Unyte as an example of a screen sharing tool. Today a little bit of a blogging day, catching up with my bloglines and blog ideas. This is blogpost number 301!

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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. He started his technology career in 1996 as the first sales rep at Quote Desk Software, which was later acquired by CNET Networks, Inc. When I was thinking of a title for a session on Twitter at the Enterprise 2.0 conference next week here in Boston, I, of course, had no idea what would transpire in Iran a few months hence.

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E L S U A ~ A KM Blog Thinking Outside The Inbox by Luis Suarez » Successful Social Networking for Business Collaboration by Ed Brill

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

They are both from my good friend, and fellow IBM colleague, Ed Brill , who just recently participated in a couple of different events (One of them virtually, with all of its various challenges).

Endless Knots: Teams of practice

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Endless Knots Recent Posts Oldie but goodie: "CompuServes Intranet Forum" Boosting Productivity through Virtual Collaboration - webcast Light on Lumière Will someone please make me a sandwich.board? We documented Bobs story in Virtual Teams --and, perhaps more importantly, he documented it himself in Building the Knowledge-Driven Organization. Arent we now in the time when teams, not just amorphous communities or lone-ranger individuals, need to share practices?

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The Technology-Collaboration Disconnect - BusinessWeek

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Execution: Is the proliferation of virtual teams breaking our decision making? The tools became a resource to allow teams to work better rather than a task on top of assignments. Identify and prioritize the capabilities teams need and then translate them into the appropriate technology choices.

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Ten leading platforms for creating online communities | Enterprise Web 2.0 | ZDNet.com

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Whether you’re on the business side, in IT, or are just trying to build virtual teams around shared goals, online communities are rapidly becoming a popular way to organize people and accomplish work in a highly collaborative manner. This is because community forms the foundation and virtual tent within which network-based collaboration occurs.

A Journey In Social Media: Passion: The Secret Ingredient?

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We spend a lot of time as a team debating why certain people are getting proficient at social media (or 2.0 Ditto with career development. And after some pondering, I explained because everyone that was on the team (which by the way were all volunteers) were there because they wanted to be there. A Journey In Social Media A journal about my personal thoughts regarding evolving a comprehensive social media strategy at a large company.

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All work is social. Work is conversation. | The AppGap

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Leadership Maxims, Avoiding a CoP Mid-Life Crisis, Library Clips, Knowledge and Learning Toolkit, Ten Commandments for Business Failure

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Healthy communities mature into "influence structures" or active teams of peers who demand or are asked to take on influential roles in their organizations. These teams set short- and long-term goals, establish formal roles and structures, and assume vital organizational tasks. Force Field Analysis - Force Field Analysis enables teams to work out what their goals are, and systematically to identify the forces for and against achieving them.

Tomoye: Bringing Web 2.0 to Communities of Practice

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tools are focused on team collaboration and project management and execution. What new thinking, strategies and tools can help teams work smarter, pre-empt personal burn out and help their companies weather the current climate?

Publishing Enterprise Content To Facebook

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Roo Reynolds, Metaverse Evangelist for IBM will share how corporations are already embracing virtual worlds such as Second Life, including real examples of what does and doesn’t work, as well as discussing the bigger opportunities for business. Delegates can meet the leading suppliers, learn the latest in information management skills at one of the free educational sessions, attend career development sessions and investigate what’s happening in the world of e-publishing.

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At the Corner of Assertiveness & Cooperation: Collaboration > Trust Matters

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Rittenhouse April Carnival of Trust is Up At the Corner of Assertiveness & Cooperation: Collaboration Trust Quotes #7: David Maister Inflation Economics: the Tooth Fairy vs. Lemonade Stands Closing the Book on Closing Apollo 13: A Love Song to Collaboration March 2010 Trust Quotes Series: Anna Bernasek Why Nobody Cares About You, And You Should Be Glad They Dont Career Limiting Moves: Are You Kidding?

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