IBM’s Trip to Become A Socially Integrated Enterprise


That’s when the journey to become a successful social business will go into the next level, moving away from that technology focus into one where it is fully integrated into how we do and conduct business, how we all become a lot more engaged, transparent and nimble at what we already do.

Social Media Club of Boston 5th Anniversary Celebration: The Evolution of Social Business

Portals and KM

Last night I attended the Social Media Club of Boston 5 th Anniversary Celebration: The Evolution of Social Business. In 2004 they were working to become more integrated on a global basis.  He mentioned CEMEX that wanted to integrate their people on a global basis. It featured a panel with Alistar Rennie, General Manager, Social Business and Collaboration Solutions, IBM; Andy Carusone from Lowe’s Home Improvement; and Ric Fulop, North Bridge Venture Partners.

The Soothing Effect of Blogging


Now, talking about legacy, and an unforgettable footprint left behind, as I am about to wrap up this post for today, I just couldn’t help remembering and celebrating the one from someone who marked my youth (And I am sure that one from hundreds of millions of people out there!),

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Want to Trust Your Employees? Give Them All Unlimited Vacation Days


Indeed, in a rather inspiring and incredibly thought-provoking article, Joe Reynolds (From Red Frog Events ) shares the story of how over at his company (Red Frog) they celebrate vacation. but more a full integration of your personal life into work and work into your personal life.

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2014, The Year That Was


It’s going to be good fun though as I will be rediscovering the true spirit from this blog from way back when it was first born in October 2005 as I get to celebrate its 10th year anniversary next October. elsua General Interest In the News Learning Life Metablogging Work Life Integration

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There Can Be No Resilience Without Transformation


A couple of days back, I celebrated my fourth month on the new job as a Lead Social Business Enabler at IBM and it just feels like such a long long time ago already. IBM Innovation Learning Life Open Business Personal KM Work Life Integration #elsuasworkbook Hippie2.0

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¡¡¡Feliz Navidad 2010!!!


Once again, it’s that time of the year where the whole world goes on a standstill for a couple of days as we keep treasuring those precious little moments, you know, the little things that matter in our lives, with our family and loved ones and start celebrating Christmas as it deserves.

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Another Special Day


for those folks who may be celebrating it anyway… Today surely is a special day for a whole bunch of people all over the world. That’s why I am celebrating today my 8th year anniversary since I arrived in Gran Canaria. Life Metablogging Travelling Work Life Integration

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Why Do We Keep Insisting On Killing Productivity?


because of him not being considerate enough that while he may have been feeling better, he obviously was not well enough just yet, because some of us got the flu virus after being in close range with him, while celebrating a special event I will talk about shortly.

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A Special Day


That’s why to me, today is a rather special day, one where I plan to celebrate it big time, not only because it’s St. They keep saying that 7 is a magical number, or so they tell me, so I guess today will even mark for a much more special celebration.

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Time Flies When You Are Having Fun – Happy IBM Anniversary!


So what did I do to celebrate it? and that just leaves us with one third of our lifetimes to enjoy and celebrate what we enjoy doing the most: our true passion(s). IBM Learning Life Metablogging Social Enterprise Work Life Integration Hippie2.0Whoahh!

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Reflections from 2011 – And Health It Is!


I would tend to think we are, slowly, but steadily, judging on a good number of rather interesting articles I have bumped into over the course of the last few weeks / months that seem to shift gears and focus more on that aspect of celebrating and fully embracing our humanity.

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Change Leadership Challenge 3: Embedding Change

Partnering Resources

For example, as part of a continuous improvement strategy, employees may work to “integrate the new project management processes and procedures into all work by the end of the year” or “participate in the billing redesign working group as a department subject matter expert.”

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CEOs Don’t Understand Social Media The Australian

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The backlash on Myer’s Facebook Page, the tweets from the public and celebrities alike on Twitter, and other social media sites was staggering.

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10 options for implementing a KM strategy

Chris Collison

Copycat can work well internally too, encouraging business units to out-do each other in successful knowledge sharing, but make sure that the measures you use to compare and celebrate don’t create a new set of competing silos.

Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Opening Session

Portals and KM

The celebrity guest was Michael J. He played on a celebrity team against Bobby Orr in a celebrity vs. old timers game at the Boston Garden.   There are embeded apps to integrate multiple apps into a single place.

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Digital literacies 3: Book giveaway

e-Moderation Station

and we’re celebrating. There’s a free ’10 best ICT lesson plans booklet’ for teachers keen to integrate some technology into their language classes. Our company The Consultants-E turned 10 this year (10!),

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Google drops Wave

The Bumble Bee

Remember we celebrate our failure. Swarmteams enables groups to be more responsive and agile by fully integrating their mobile phones and the web with bioteam working techniques. BBC News reports that Google is dropping Google wave due to lack of users.

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The Humanity of the Web: Reflections of a Social Computing Evangelist


That’s why, after years of evangelising about the enabling capabilities of the Social Web, I decided to take things to the next level and make it an integral part of my work and personal lives. It’s become so integral to how we share information, stay in touch, get work done, etc.

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June 2011: Social Media Course computer based

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Everyone seems to be on Twitter these days from wannabe celebrities to the Prime Minister. Learn how to integrate Facebook and Twitter into your website and your overall strategy. Another set of social media classes for Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane at the end of June.

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Realising the knowledge assets of research for the rest of us – how about a set of recipe cards?

Social Reporter

This week provided an opportunity, through the end of programme celebration event in Whitehall, both to catch up on the highlights of the work, and reflect on where next with the body of knowledge that’s been gathered.

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A Century of Progress


I am sure you may have noticed how the last couple of days this blog has been a bit quiet. If you have been following me recently on twitter, you would know that I have been away on what promised to be the last business trip for me for what is left of this year.

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Notes from the Opening General Session at IBM Connect 2013

Michael Sampson - Currents

Celebrating 20 years at Lotusphere; marking the start of the next 20 years. - communities - an integrated meeting room. -. Foresee in Germany, have integrated Connections with a full touch capable table. -. Notes 9 Social Edition - integrates social capabilities into the inbox. -. FileSync capability for integrating / synchronizing across multiple devices.

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Building a Solid Library of Use Cases


What matters most at the end of the day is what kinds of behaviours do we want to inspire with these change initiatives to eventually provoke a shift of mindsets that will help stick around those relatively new efforts of becoming a successful Socially Integrated Enterprise. .

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BIG’s People Powered Change may catalyse a more bottom-up big society

Social Reporter

We also want people to share and celebrate their work, and learn from others that are doing it for themselves. From the People Powered Change information so far available, it looks as if Big Lottery is using its funds and influence to bring together integrated packages that could help catalyse more of the local action so far under-recognised by many Big Society advocates.

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Transition gives us the best of ingredients for networking

Social Reporter

Within each there are ingredients (for example, Measurement, Visioning, Building Partnerships, Celebrating, Storytelling), with links showing where other ingredients may be relevant, and what tools are appropriate (for example, Energy Resilience Assessment, Finance, Volunteers).

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The Anthill is Exploding! Welcoming Caitlin Angeloff to the team

Ant's Eyeview Blog

She also served Director of Integrated Marketing for, a leading on-demand customer relationship management (CRM) company where she oversaw brand awareness, web marketing and channel marketing.

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MirandaNet: Common ties

Community Capers

The climate was right for teachers to find a stage for celebration of their practice and gain professional acclaim. MirandaNet’s activity is clearly situated in schools and authentic contexts for the integration of ICTs. MirandaNet has a clearly articulated purpose. This is best expressed in the community’s mission statement. MirandaNet strives to enrich the lifelong learning of professionals involved in education.

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Industrialisation of Social Networking for the Enterprise


The blog is different, because it’s an integral part of me, it’s an extension of my brain, my thoughts, my experiences, my know-how, my digital self-being and, as such, it will always be there. Or, to put it in other words, automation of your social networking presence.

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10 Keys to Building a Social Media and Web Presence

Online Social Networking

I launched this blog, Online Social Networking , in November 2007, and yes, I am celebrating my third blogiversary. Widgets - Integrating social media with my blogs through using website widgets.

Corporate Blogging Goes Mainstream – Happy Bloggiversary elsua!


What I wanted to do with this entry today though was to share a little bit of a celebration, since i realised, earlier on this week, how I have missed both of my bloggiversaries with my internal and external blogs, respectively.

Social Business Forum Highlights – Highlights from Breakout Sessions and Final Keynote


As a starting point, the fact you no longer need to be in the IT industry to become a fully integrated social business. the BASF folks have done it; in fact, just recently, they celebrated their first anniversary from when connect.BASF was born and still going rather strong.

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Dotster Connect: All-In-One Social Networking Solution

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Even the current offerings of more integrated ways in which to create a presence for your brand within other existing networks has its faults, though integrating these white label social networking features with outside sites is the direction in which I think Dotster Connect should head.

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The Art of Collaborating Effectively in Virtual Teams


Build a social life (integrated with your enterprise collaboration approach).

Collaborative Thinking: Designing A New User Experience

Collaborative Thinking

At the Lab: A Sampling of Community Events -- Celebrity Wii Tournament -- Nov. Umpqua will challenge local celebrities to battle it out with Portland, Ore.s

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My Favorite Tweets for March 15 - 31

Portals and KM

How Much Celebrities And Sports Stars Make Per Tweet [link] 2:10 PM Mar 23rd. RT @ skemsley : Interesting study: fairness is correlated with market integration [link] 8:38 AM Mar 23rd. RT @ darwineco : Twitter’s New “At Anywhere” Platform provides Deeper 3rd party Integration [link] 3:05 PM Mar 16th. Here is the thirteenth in a new series of posts that provide access to my favorite tweets that contain links to useful information. 

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And then I said.

Endless Knots

Q: Does integration of information systems pose a particular challenge? How do you balance the growing integration of “the masses” while moving projects forward in a timely, efficient, successful manner?

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Edublog Awards 2008


Dust off your party outfits and get ready to join us on Saturday night for the spectacular 5th awards show, celebrating the vibrancy of blog and social media practice to support learning. Integrating ICT. Its the Edublog Awards 2008 !

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How to Save the World

The all-knowing one blesses it, decrees it to be of the highest colour, beyond colour even, achieving perfect clarity, integral, transcendent, at one with the force, copacetic. (just for fun, a repost of story I wrote in January 2009). cartoon by charles barsotti; purchase his work here.

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Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment – The Follow-Up


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"Collaboration and Community" by Scott London

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Does the project have some form of integrating structure, such as a cross-section of steering committees, to facilitate and coordinate decision-making and implementation? By Scott London Civic collaboration is a process of shared decision-making in which all the parties with a stake in a problem constructively explore their differences and develop a joint strategy for action.

2008 56

Lessons from a Crazy MAFN Multi-Sensory Webinar

Full Circle Associates

The connection to the purpose: that is the integrity of the design. Warning: Long post suitable for process geeks and lovers of detail. The rest of you might want to skip to the bottom and download the annotated slides PDF!

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Online Educa Berlin 2010 Keynote: Building Networked Learning Environments


It's one of the UKs most ethnically diverse regions, and takes understandable pride in celebrating cultural diversity - regarding it as a strength and a defining characteristic. TLE is the Local Authority's integrated approach to education for 0 to 19 year olds. I was delighted to be invited to keynote at Online Educa Berlin 2010 - one of the world’s foremost e-learning events, which this year attracted well over 2000 learning and training professionals from over 100 countries.

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