TUMI Case Study—Ted Harrington

Michael Sampson - Currents

TUMI released a new case study, mixing two things I like a lot: stationery and bags. Very cool to see Ted at work, and the bags he uses. Business Travel

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New Case Studies: How to Use Networks Strategically

Partnering Resources

We recently published two case studies based on our work with clients. Each case study shows how one client used network knowledge to advance their strategy. Case Study #1: Using Network Mapping to Globalize an Organization.

2016 175

Case Study: Analyzing the political economy of the charcoal sector in Tanzania

Net-Map Toolbox

Klas Sander ( World Bank ) Clemens Gros ( UNICEF ) and Christian Peter (World Bank) used Net-Map in this study to get a structured and reliable understanding of how the charcoal sector works and what may be done to improve it. Charcoal business in Tanzania (copyright by CIFOR 2009).

Huddle Case Study: AxiCom

Michael Sampson - Currents

Huddle published a case study on how AxiCom , a global PR agency, is using Huddle to collaborate: " To provide clients and account teams with full transparency of project timelines, allocated tasks, and content requiring review and approval, AxiCom deployed a number of branded Huddle workspaces.

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Case Study: Lync at Beca New Zealand

Michael Sampson - Currents

ComputerWorld New Zealand has a case study on the benefits Microsoft Lync has brought to Beca New Zealand , an engineering consultancy. For the complete case study, and the details of Beca’s mobility strategy too, see Lync-ing for collaboration – the Beca story. Aside from cost savings, those benefits include: - the ability to iterate faster and be more agile.

Blog>> Case Studies from IKO Conference

Green Chameleon

Here are the pdfs from the 15 case studies presented at the IKO Conference this week. You’ll find the case outlines as well as the presenter slides, and any additional materials presented by the case presenters. Agnes Molnar – Next generation SharePoint. Ahren Lehnert – Text mining and analytics. Charlie Hull – Implementing open source search. Dave Clarke – OASIS: deep image indexing.

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Cyberbullying and blogs – a case study Mumbrella

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Surely it’s a case of sticks and stones? Various companies provide cases of cyber-stalking (involving adults) follow the pattern of repeated actions against a target. Please retweet it: Cyberbullying and blogs – a case study Mumbrella [link].

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Case Study - IBM Connections at CEMEX

Michael Sampson - Currents

Christopher talks about the use and adoption of IBM Connections at CEMEX , a global building materials company: " Founded more than 100 years ago in northern Mexico, CEMEX is the third-largest building materials company in the world, and the world’s top supplier of ready-mix concrete, with annual sales topping $15 billion.

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Social Collaboration Tools - Four Mini Case Studies

Michael Sampson - Currents

Earlier this week USA Today profiled four firms who are using social collaboration tools to improve productivity. The four firms were: - Westchester Medical Center, making use of Doximity to improve health delivery. Trunk Club - using Salesforce Chatter to share tips and encouragement among salespeople. Newly Weds Foods - using IBM Connections to bring experts together on recipe development. Fireclay Tile - using Salesforce to find and cultivate leads on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

Case study EPA: (Net-)Mapping Your Way to Action ( by Paul Boos)

Net-Map Toolbox

And what’s even more exciting, he did achieve some goals that he might otherwise have missed AND he wrote it all up in a 4 page case study for us to learn from it. Send me your case study and let’s build this community of practice together!

2011 136

How-to Guides>> KM Implementation Challenges: Case Studies

Green Chameleon

The case studies inside are constructed as learning games (“decision games” ) and we regularly use them in workshops to explore the implementation challenges and potential pitfalls in KM. This is a piece of research we did about 12 years ago, on KM Implementation Challenges. Based on anonymised interviews with KM practitioners, they are still relevant today. Somehow, they never made it onto our blog, so here they are! KM_Implementation_Challenges.pdf.

2015 100

TUMI Case Studies - Cool Insights into Luggage, Packing, and Travel

Michael Sampson - Currents

TUMI has released three videos in a "case studies" series, focused on how people pack for upcoming trips. Each video is less than two minutes, and you get an insight into different approaches to packing. It's worth a look if you have to travel frequently.

2012 142

Case study 1: The MirandaNet Fellowship

Community Capers

The first community in this study will be the MirandaNet Fellowship. Over the month of July the case study will offer: A community case story on the blog (July 6-16). Publication of a summary case resource on a wiki - acknowledging all who contributed over the month (July 31st). Tags: research case study Community capers IMCoPs action research Research Findings MirandaNet education CoP community of practice

2008 100

Case Study: Comics in Community Communication

Community Guy

In 2003, I was working on the community team at The LEGO Company, the maker of those fantastic and wonderfully ubiquitous plastic interlocking bricks.

UN Global Compact: a Global Action Network Case Study

Networking Action

UN Global Compact Executive Head Georg Kell became frustrated with the lack of understanding about how the Compact differs from government agencies. It leads to wrong-thinking about how it should be “run” and what it can and cannot do. He… Net Dev

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12 Pages to Go on Doing Business with IBM Connections (2013) - Three More Case Studies

Michael Sampson - Currents

Three of the remaining pages are for the three remaining case studies. There''s 19 other case studies in the book already, featuring organizations that have taken a leadership role in how they are using IBM Connections. There are only 12 pages to go in my new 400-page book on Doing Business with IBM Connections (2013).

2013 154

Yi-Tan tech and business model case study

Learning Alliances

Jerry Michalski put out a call for past author / presenters to show up and talk about what’s changed since they talked on his weekly phone call in observance of the 300th call.

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Fascinating Social Media and SEO Case Study

Online Social Networking

Case Studies Facebook Measurement and Tracking Networking and Marketing Strategy Search Engines Search and Social Social Media and Social Networking Sites Web Analytics Web Marketing Website Traffic SEO Social Media

Notes on “Melbourne Water Case Study: Engaging your Organisation in an Intranet Rebuild” (Rebecca Jackson)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Rebecca from Melbourne Water talked about lessons from an intranet rebuild at her organisation. Key ideas: - Engagement is important because it’s their intranet. - Go out and talk to people about their needs and requirements. Business people often won’t know; so need to do a lot more than just ask their requirements. Have a business representative group. Provides a way of giving information and providing feedback. - Run show and tell sessions. Give the message.

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Case Studies on Office 365 at Work – What’s Happening in Your Work?

Michael Sampson - Currents

I’d love to include a paragraph about your experiences, either as an anonymous case study, or with your firm being named. I am putting the final touches on a new book that looks at the business opportunities for using Office 365. It explores eight core scenarios of how Office 365 can improve day-to-day work, and for each I want to profile firms that are already using Office 365 and experiencing some benefits.

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Case Studies on Office 365 at Work – What’s Happening in Your Work?

Michael Sampson - Currents

I’d love to include a paragraph about your experiences, either as an anonymous case study, or with your firm being named. I am putting the final touches on a new book that looks at the business opportunities for using Office 365. It explores eight core scenarios of how Office 365 can improve day-to-day work, and for each I want to profile firms that are already using Office 365 and experiencing some benefits.

2016 89

From Email to Wiki: A Clifford Chance Case Study

Michael Sampson - Currents

In the November 2009 edition of InsideKnowledge , there is a case study of how one group at Clifford Chance LLP -- one of the world's largest law firms -- stopped using email to collaborate and embraced a wiki instead: " The Clifford Chance Foundation is made up of staff of all levels of seniority from across the whole firm, who come together to review applications for funding for charitable causes.

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Enterprise 2.0 Case Studies at Cases 2.0

Green Chameleon

case study repository through Chris McGrath at Thought Farmer that has a case, Intrawest. case studies that would itself adhere to E2.0 There were only 19 case studies when I looked. If you would like to enter a new case study go to the site. Show them some love and send in your case studies. I found out about this Enterprise 2.0 It was started by a suggestion from Andrew McAfee at the Enterprise 2.0 conference in 2007.

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New Case Studies published on Bioteams Business Games

The Bumble Bee

ISEE Systems , a leading developer of business simulation tools, have published reviews of two of the new Bioteams online/offline collaboration games developed using the ithink platform. The first game is a "company war game" where the HR teams become the senior executive team in their own business.

2012 136

Learning through Collaborating and Lurking Online: A Case Study (Mandy Geddes, IEC)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Mandy is now talking about learning through collaborating and lurking - at the Institute of Executive Coaching (IEC). Mandy is the GM of Learning (?) at the IEC. Key points: - have been experimenting with social online learning. Started the journey in 2009. - the IEC trains coaches - about 500 a year. Many are in Australia, but some students are in China. students are increasingly coming from remote locations. They couldn't keep coming back for face-to-face meetings.

2012 157

Mobile Learning #5: A Case Study

e-Moderation Station

Read about other case studies in mobile learning. Any more pointers to specific mobile case studies, or anecdotes and suggestions welcome! Subscribe to the comments for this post? Tweet This! Share this on Facebook. Add this to Google Reader. Email this to a friend? [Or:

New Website Traffic Case Study — Watch Company — Weeks 1-13

Online Social Networking

Case Studies Networking and Marketing Strategy Search and Social Social Media and Social Networking Sites Web Marketing Website Traffic SEO Social Media StumbleUpon

Yammer Case Study: Engaging Staff from the Ground Up (Rebecca Jackson, Melbourne Water) #intranets2012 @_rebeccajackson

Michael Sampson - Currents

develop the business case, backwards - collect good news stories, talk to your internal stakeholders early on (eg., After the morning tea break at Intranets 2012, Rebecca Jackson from Melbourne Water is talking about social media, communications, and Yammer. Yammer started as a rogue platform three years ago, and is now part of the corporate tool set. Rebecca is using Prezi for her presentation - it's very creative / visual / different.

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km theory vs case studies

Engineers without Fears

Most case studies are useless. The thing is most case studies as written up in articles or presented at events leave out the really useful stuff. However 'real' case studies (warts n all) are very powerful indeed. better case studies kmFinal follow-up to this post below. I remember being at a major KM conference and a friend asking me: "What's wrong with me? Why aren't my KM projects as smooth and flawless as these presentations?"

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Case Study: Implementing an Effective SharePoint Training Program (Angela Chionchio, BMS) - Share 2012, Atlanta

Michael Sampson - Currents

In the session before lunch at Share 2012, Angela from Bristol-Myers Squibb is taking about implementing an effective SharePoint training program. Angela is the lead trainer for SharePoint at the Global Development and Medical Affairs (GDMA) division at BMS. Key points: - BMS is a large, global organization (more than 10,000 employees). The GDMA division has about 4,000 employees. Uses SharePoint 2007. Have a very customized approach to SharePoint. Could not use off-the-shelf training content.

2012 113

What You Can Learn from Your Employee Networks

Partnering Resources

Case Studies Employee Engagement Human Resources Networks and NetworkingEmployee Resource Groups provide ways for employees to connect with people like them. But do they produce results?

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Getting a 50% Increase in Productivity - A Central Desktop Case Study

Michael Sampson - Currents

A case study on the Central Desktop web site says: " With more than 300 clients, five company divisions and 15 teams, Increase Visibility needed a central hub to house all of its project and client information. The case study doesn't say which approach was taken - I think it would be good to be more clear if such high numbers are presented.

Case Study: Find It With SharePoint Search (Mike Brannon, National Gypsum) - Share 2012, Atlanta

Michael Sampson - Currents

The inaugural Share conference in the United States is almost done. There is one final track session, the keynote, and then the SharePint (thankfully there will be Sprite available) - don't forget the post-conference workshops tomorrow though. I'm attending Mike Brannon's session on SharePoint search. Mike is the Director of Infrastructure and Security. Key points: - National Gypsum is a drywall, cement board. Has 34 locations in North America. 900 employees.

2012 104

The Impact of Corporate Culture on Social Media (IBM’s Case Study) by Adam Christensen


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Join us: Largest international Net-Mapper meeting ever!

Net-Map Toolbox

For me there are three things I am really curious about: Learning more about all the great applications of the method to start having an extensive case collection.

2014 127

Net-Mapping the Water-Food-Energy Nexus in the Upper Blue Nile in Ethiopia

Net-Map Toolbox

This study fills a gap in the nexus debate by focusing on concrete actors and the nexus challenges they struggle with, instead of on abstract systems and the resource flows between sectors.

Guest Post: Net-Map in cultural development in Germany

Net-Map Toolbox

The recently published study on behalf of the Institute for Cultural Policy. The study served as an important additional tool for the whole cultural development process (which also involved many other tools such as expert interviews, structural analyses, workshops etc.)

Tilburg Legend(s): what’s in an icon?

Making CommunitySense

Filed under: case studies Tagged: community mapping , icons , social innovation , Tilburg , visualization. case studies community mapping icons social innovation Tilburg visualization

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Public Policy and the Idea of the Vietnamese State: The Cultural Political Economy of Domestic Water Supply

Net-Map Toolbox

A Net-Map study on formal and informal water governance in Vietnam , by Nadine Reis and Peter P.

2015 127

Case Study: BT

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

socialnetwork_km system:media:document motivation incentive connection social case system:filetype:pdf ROI communication knowledgeworker

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Case Study: Biogen Idec: SharePoint and the NEXT Way to Work (John Lamourex, Janet Heins, Scott Jamison) - Share 2012, Atlanta

Michael Sampson - Currents

In the first session after lunch, John and Janet from Biogen are talking about their work. Scott will also be talking - he's from Jornata. John's team handles the back-end infrastructure at Biogen Idec. There are some big changes coming up over the years, and SharePoint plays a big role in making this possible. Janet is an IT Director at Biogen Idec. Scott Jamison leads a professional services firm focused on SharePoint. Key points: - the path to success is not always a straight line.

2012 104

NEW ARTICLE: Realizing the Benefits of True Globalization

Partnering Resources

Case Studies Leadership Networks and Networking StrategyBy Aussiegall on flickr. Many organizations say they’re global. Few achieve the benefits of globalization. Bayer CropScience (BCS) experienced this conundrum several years ago.

2017 172

Talk to the Emir to save new-born chilrden

Net-Map Toolbox

Read the full case study here ( 1845 KB ). case studies International development Political Networks Public Health publications Social Networks Uncategorized advocacy case study funding informal influence newborn survival Nigeria Save the Children

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