The creative challenge

Chris Corrigan

I like the way she puts this: Great workshops are based on a creative challenge. A creative challenge is real and not fake. A creative challenge engages, pulls us in and takes us on a discovery tour.

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Challenges of Social Business in the Workplace


More than anything else because in one of the questions put together we talked about what are some of the main challenges behind Social Business in the workplace today, June 2014, and somehow the answers that came through were not the usual suspects that you see coming up time and time again. . Where are some of the challenges you have identified in the social space? . The challenge for them is to transition from the traditional vision of management into one of leadership.

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Trending Sources

A Civil Society Transformation Challenge

Networking Action

Civil society has failed miserably to influence critical trends such as climate change and the social-economic development agenda. That was the message from Kumi Naidoo at the annual Civicus World Assembly in Montreal. Kumi, since 2009 the Greenpeace International Executive … Blog Net Dev civicus

Change Experts’ Change Challenge

Networking Action

What are the impediments to scaling change strategies to address the global breadth and transformational depth of critical issues? Conversations at MIT and Oxford meetings in October, and discussions over the past few months with large system change experts , … Blog Change

Change Leadership Challenge 4: Meaningful Employee Participation

Partnering Resources

Pull employees together in small, cross-functional groups to discuss successes and challenges associated with the corporate initiative. Do you have multiple mechanisms for gathering perspectives from the workforce on the success and challenges associated with the change?

Change Leadership Challenge 2: Compelling Business Case

Partnering Resources

The post Change Leadership Challenge 2: Compelling Business Case appeared first on Partnering Resources. This is the second in a series of posts about change leadership. The previous post covered active, committed leadership. What motivates you to change?

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Transformation and the Measurement Challenge

Networking Action

What is the relationship between traditional measures, such as national indices, log frames, results frameworks, and efficiency concepts, with the complex quality of transformation? How can/should the field of knowledge and practice advance? This webinar brings together three people who … Net Dev

2017 13

RBS Embraces Facebook at Work: My Reflections and Questions, and the Challenge Ahead

Michael Sampson - Currents

From an adoption point of view, it’s not the how that’s the critical challenge, it’s the why. Facebook announced Facebook at Work earlier this year, a business version of its service for use by organizations.

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Design Guidelines to Address Global Challenges

Networking Action

Just published is an article that asks the question : What design principles should guide people who aim to address global challenges like climate change, food security and the global financial crises? The article identifies four key “integration” challenges that … Net Dev

Leading Virtual Teams Continues To Be Challenging

Leading Virtually

Talk to those who coach leaders and they will tell you that leading virtual teams continues to be challenging. Virtual Team Challenges and Solutions. Challenges Digital age leadership Leadership digital age leadership leadership teams virtual team virtual team leadership virtual teams

Change Leadership Challenge 5: Use Networks for Change

Partnering Resources

The post Change Leadership Challenge 5: Use Networks for Change appeared first on Partnering Resources. Image from This is the fifth in a series of posts about change leadership. Previous posts covered active, committed leadership , building a compelling business case , embedding change , and meaningful employee participation. “I’ll I’ll tell you how communication really works around here,” the data architect told me over coffee. Jeff, Susan, and Ramesh make a decision.

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The challenge of networking civil society

Social Reporter

The challenge of supporting sharing and local innovation was picked up last year by the Big Lottery Fund (BIG) under its banner of People Powered Change , with investments of £5.76 Summary: local activists and volunteers need to share their achievements and experience in hard times.

Life Without eMail – Year 6, Weeks 21 to 24 – (Newcomer Challenging for King Email’s Crown)


In fact, today’s entry will be about a Newcomer Challenging for King eMail’s Crown. .

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Teaching and Learning in the Rhizome: challenges and possibilities

Jenny Connected

As a location for learning, the rhizome challenges traditional views of education, allowing entry anywhere and knowing no boundaries. As such we spoke for about10 minutes, and then spent the remaining time discussing the challenges and possibilities of rhizomatic learning with our audience.

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Enterprise 2.0: The Human Challenge

21st Century Organization

Conference was all about change and especially the human challenges the rate of technology advance pose. Here are some thoughts on the continuing escalating human and organizational challenges to expect in a smart Web and Big Data world along with an invitation to question my ideas. 21st Century Leadership challenges are a recurring theme in this blog. While the challenges facing us continue, outstanding humans are digging deep to guide us forward.

Response to David Wiley’s Challenge

Jenny Connected

I have never taken on this type of challenge before and hope I don’t get ‘egg on my face’ – but here is my contribution for what its worth. I have responded to David Wiley’s request in ChangeMOOC 20011 – [link] that we post a video or concept map or both about the change that we would like to see in some aspect of education.

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SharePoint: #1 Challenge is User Adoption

Michael Sampson - Currents

From early results (as above), the #1 challenge facing organizations with SharePoint is user adoption. Re the user adoption challenge - taking the survey will help capture the extent of the problem, but buying a copy of my book on user adoption will help you do something about it.

Gartner Reports that Big Data Challenges Go Beyond Managing Large Volumes of Data

Portals and KM

The article begins buy noting that many IT leaders are managing "big data" challenges by focusing on the high volumes of information and properly covering the many other dimensions of information management. According to Gartner, this can leaving massive challenges to be addressed later. Big Data is certainly a hot topic. I went to a session on Big Data Analytics for Social Media at the recent Enterprise 2.0 conference.

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What Challenges Are You Facing on Your Online Community?

Managing Communities

Please Update Your RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you.

2013 17

In Frankfurt Enterprise 2.0 = Organizational Change & People Challenges

21st Century Organization

Presentations from Dr.Thorsten Perry and Cecile Denailly ( @ceciledemailly ) provide context to the work and challenge bringing more open collaboration and knowledge sharing to organizations represents. Demailly's findings identify the early stage challenge: ".organizations

#LeadWithRespect Meme: a Challenge for 21st Century Management


The challenge then becomes how well connected you may well be in the network based on the trust and respect for others you may have shown over the course of time. I can’t remember the last time that I participated on a blog carnival or meme blog series for that matter.

Protected: Challenge: can the online collaborators join up to demonstrate how to network civil society?

Social Reporter

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Taking on the Sustainable Enterprise Challenge

Networking Action

Vastly accelerating the transformation of business into sustainable enterprise requires addressing at a global scale the economic (eg. markets), political (eg. regulations) and social (eg. values) factors that limit and enable any one firm’s actions. In GOLDEN , I’ve been … Change Net Dev GOLDEN

Re-visiting the challenge of networking civil society as Khub closes

Social Reporter

Steve Dale , who designed the Communities of Practice predecessor to Khub, and then conceived the new design, has recently been writing about Social Ecologies as a a different sort of architecture to tackle “ the key challenges and opportunities for anyone who wants to survive and thrive in this emergent social ecosystem”: Social media is generating enormous amounts of unorganised content: how to make sense of that.

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On the Increasing Rate of Adoption (Acquisition) of Office 365, and the Challenge of Getting to Effective Use

Michael Sampson - Currents

Read more: On the Increasing Rate of Adoption (Acquisition) of Office 365, and the Challenge of Getting to Effective Use. On LinkedIn last week: By any current measure that I have seen, the adoption rates of Office 365 are going more than well. The most recent report from a week ago said that “in the last two years, Office 365 has eclipsed all other cloud providers to emerge as the most widely used enterprise cloud service by user count” (per an analysis by Skyhigh Networks).

Facilitate! Don’t be a Clever-Bully

Net-Map Toolbox

And while my participants probably think it is most difficult to find the right Net-Map question or define good links (and yes, those are challenges), what is most difficult to do and most difficult (impossible?) Clever-Bully (picture by Diamond Select Toys).

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SEEFA symposium identifies challenges to innovation in Ageing Better – it’s culture as much as tech

Social Reporter

Summary: a symposium on innovation, technology and later life provides confirmation that many of the challenges to making use of tech for ageing better are organisational and cultural as well as technical. I was particularly listening out for confirmation or otherwise of the ten provocations about innovation in Ageing Better that I posted recently , and the challenges I distilled from those for the Ageing Better exploration.

Culture Challenges and Adoption with Collaboration - A Response to Joe Leno

Michael Sampson - Currents

Our experiences show that most effective engagement occurs among people and teams who already know each other and extending that beyond the familiar is a significant challenge for them unless there's a smart way to help breed familiarity among previously disconnected people. ".

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The $100,000 3D4D Challenge – aided by machines that re-make themselves

Social Reporter

That led to a meet-up with Dr Adrian Bowyer at Bath University, an opportunity to see the RepRap machine in action, and a small contribution to the 3D4D Challenge that is launched today by the technology charity techfortrade of which William is the chief executive. The 3D4D Challenge.

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The $100,000 3D4D Challenge – aided by machines that re-make themselves

Social Reporter

That led to a meet-up with Dr Adrian Bowyer at Bath University, an opportunity to see the RepRap machine in action, and a small contribution to the 3D4D Challenge that is launched today by the technology charity techfortrade of which William is the chief executive. The 3D4D Challenge.

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GE's Ecoimagination Challenge: The Power of Ideas, Ecosystems and Scale

21st Century Organization

November 16 I was fortunate to attend GE's event announcing the first winners of their Ecoimagination Challenge that strives to speed solutions to smarter power grids and energy technology. GE CEO Jeff Immelt, Marketing CMO Beth Comstock, VC funding partners and challenge winners were in the room GE contributed $100m that was matched by 4 venture capital companies to invest in new smart power solutions and companies. How impactful do you see the Ecoimagination Challenge will be?

10 tools challenge: making youtube playlists

Joitske Hulsebosch

This is my first contribution to the 10 tools challenge. 10 tools challenge elearning. I thought I shouldn't start skipping the first Friday that I had planned for it, though there is always work to do.

BigBlueButton Challenge

Jenny Connected

Next week (May 18th 2011) I will be working with a team, George Roberts, Rhona Sharpe, Joe Rosa (from Oxford Brookes University) and Andy Coverdale (University of Nottingham) to present a one day online course bearing the title – Benefits and challenges of communities of practice in HE.

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Social Business Implementation Challenges - Metrics, Risk, and Change Management

Michael Sampson - Currents

Debra comments on three big social business implementation challenges , coming out of a recent IBM study. " But all of this doesn't just happen by virtue of establishing presence on external social networks or even by implementing an internal social business platform, the respondents noted. According to the report, organizations that have experienced the most success in social business approaches have made fundamental changes in the way employees work.

"The Adoption and Use of the Tools is the Biggest Challenge" - Melanie Kittrell

Michael Sampson - Currents

in my experience, it isn't the tools, it is the adoption and use of the tools that is the biggest challenge. I think Melanie's comment is a succinct and clear articulation of the big challenge. Yes, I agree that adoption and use of the tools is the biggest challenge.

Organizational Hierarchy -- Adapting Old Organization Structures to New Challenges via Horizontal Links

John Tropea - Delicious Network

hierarchy network management

mLearning highlight challenge

e-Moderation Station

Here's the challenge. Have you ever found an especially fabulous blog post, and bookmarked it? Yes, of course you have. But have you then found that a few weeks later you can't remember exactly which bit of the post had seemed so interesting, or even why you'd saved it in the first place?

I will take the 10 tools challenge 2013

Joitske Hulsebosch

When I read about the 10 tools challenge 2013 of Jane Hart I immediately thought I should take this challenge. 10 tools challenge

Blog>> Cross-Post: KM Implementation Challenges

Green Chameleon

This is a piece of research we did about 12 years ago, on KM Implementation Challenges. 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. 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.

Virtual Course: Network Development Challenges

Networking Action

This module title is Network Development Challenges. In partnership with The Network University I am offering a three-week virtual courses for people who are working in, for or with networks. It introduces core network concepts and further develops them … Events