The challenge of networking civil society

Social Reporter

An excellent post by Tim Davies says it very well and is worth quoting at length: When we look at a successful example of online collaboration the most obvious visible element of it is often the platform being used: whether it’s a Facebook group, or a custom-built intranet.

Intranets That Surprise and Delight (James Robertson, Step Two Designs)

Michael Sampson - Currents

In the closing keynote of Intranets2012, James Robertson is talking about intranets that surprise and delight. Key points: - three key themes of this conference - (a) making intranets work, (b) new technology, and (c) social and collaboration. - We should deliver intranets that surprise and delight. and the culture of the company. -. an intranet that shows craftsmanship is great. the intranet from AEP. -. the BAT intranet. Intranets

Collaboration and Culture Analytics: Answering Key Questions During a Merger or Acquisition

Michael Sampson - Currents

Two of the scenario areas that Dorje and Sam covered in the recent ClearBox Consulting Intranet Analytics report were Collaboration and Culture. Measuring culture is not straightforward. How do you define culture? Culture & Competency Microsoft Office 365

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Green Chameleon » Intranet Governance Guide

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Intranet Governance Guide Maish Nichani has published a guide to good governance for intranets. Highlights include: Get active management support Develop a clear simple charter Build an intranet team Develop your authors Market the intranet Gather and use feedback (includes monitoring activity) Conduct regular reviews.

Thinking and Talking about Using Intranets Strategically - Brightstar's Strategic Intranets Summit 2010

Michael Sampson - Currents

I'm in Wellington today, for Brightstar's Strategic Intranets Summit for 2010. Intranets in 2015. He talked about his current work around "scenarios for the intranet in 2015," as a way of stimulating thinking about how to do intranets in a few years time. Developing a Business Case for the Intranet. Steve Lapwood from Intergen talked about developing a business case for intranets. Rolling Out New Features for the Intranet Using AGILE Methodology.

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Green Chameleon » How to Survive a Zombie Intranet

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about How to Survive a Zombie Intranet James Robertson posts an idea for cleaning up a collaboration platform which could work just as well for an intranet or any knowledge sharing platform. Everyone has their habituated routes through the maze, so nobody except KM and the intranet team have a sense of the craziness of the whole.

Blog>> How to Survive a Zombie Intranet

Green Chameleon

James Robertson posts an idea for cleaning up a collaboration platform which could work just as well for an intranet or any knowledge sharing platform. Dealing with the baggage and medieval layerings and backwaters of an accumulated, unmanaged environment is one of the biggest challenges in moving a culture to a more productive paradigm, let alone improving the practices and the accessibility of content collections.

Challenge: SharePoint and NGOs/NonProfits -go or no go? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Apr 10 2009 Challenge: SharePoint and NGOs/NonProfits -go or no go? Or propose a challenge.

Re-Imagining Effective Work #intranets2015

Michael Sampson - Currents

I presented the opening keynote last week in Sydney at the Intranets 2015 conference. The presentation advocates the need for thinking beyond the immediate impacts of new technology on work practices, to the deeper and more long running impacts on organizational structure, culture, and even business model. There are also many challengers to the current state. – slide 50: challenge from Steve Jobs.

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Masterclass: The cultures of collaboration - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

As we move between each of these different types of working together, how do our traditional notions of collaboration and collaborative culture vary? Understanding your collaboration culture What is your organisations collaboration culture? How is your collaboration culture?

Enterprise 2.0 Report: Intranet Collaboration Features and Social Networking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Social Software on Intranets A Report From the Front Lines of Enterprise Community, Collaboration, and Social Networking Projects 168 pages, PDF format Download Report (from eSellerate) $298 for a single report, $598 for the report and a site license to make copies within your organization and place on your own intranet. (No Corporate culture: friend or foe? Social tools thrive in a culture of openness E2.0 Cultural change is evolutionary.

#XED is Essential for #DEX

Michael Sampson - Currents

The term “intranets” has been deprecated for a while, and even the term digital workplace could become last year’s idea. Culture & CompetencyDEX, or Digital Employee Experience, is the new thing to orient around.

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Masterclass: The cultures of collaboration - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

As we move between each of these different types of working together, how do our traditional notions of collaboration and collaborative culture vary? Understanding your collaboration culture What is your organisations collaboration culture? How is your collaboration culture?

Delta Knowledge: Creating Knowledge Cultures - Post 7

John Tropea - Delicious Community

skip to main | skip to sidebar Delta Knowledge A blog about Collaboration cultures, Social Networks, Enterprise 2.0 18 May 2009 Creating Knowledge Cultures - Post 7 5. Tags: culture learning km community

Enterprise 2.0 initiatives and corporate culture awareness. | Gil Yehuda's Enterprise 2.0 Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Community

initiatives and corporate culture awareness. Check out this recent article and blog about corporate culture and the adoption of social business tools. is paved on a supportive culture. What is a supportive culture? Perhaps corporate culture had a factor in this too.

Bring Back the Corporate Knowledge Managers - as Collaboration Connectors

Michael Sampson - Currents

One of the biggest challenges of successful collaboration within businesses is putting aside the idea that having more connections is automatically better and address the serious issue of enhancing connection productivity. Think of the challenge of connection productivity as one of tipping the scales at the individual level. Collaboration Culture

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Doing Enterprise Social Media The Wrong Way

Michael Sampson - Currents

Today, one would be hard-pressed to find a business not providing a social networking platform, be it Yammer, Jive, offerings from Microsoft or IBM, or some type of homespun intranet. Deloitte's recent survey on corporate culture suggests executives and employees are of distinctly differing opinions. companies, 45% of executives said social media has a positive impact on their workplace culture, while only 27% of employees agreed. ".

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The FASTForward Blog » Serena has Adopted Facebook as Their Intranet: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Serena has Adopted Facebook as Their Intranet by Bill Ives November 28, 2007 at 8:42 am · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 In my first post I referred to an article on their policy which I felt was somewhat mis-titled, Serena Software Adopts Facebook as Corporate Intranet , and said that they are not really going that far. Serena is really replacing its existing intranet with Facebook as a front end linked to a low-cost content management system behind the firewall.

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Shopping for Inspiration

Michael Sampson - Currents

Learning what others have done with the new tools and resources available to them provides inspiration and challenge on what could be possible in your work, team and organisation. It’s about challenge.

2018 127

Interactions 2012 - Effective Virtual Teams - Martin White #iic12 @intranetfocus #virtualteams

Michael Sampson - Currents

Martin White from Intranet Focus is talking about being effective with virtual teams. The Challenger disaster - basically a virtual team that went very wrong. Three dimensions of virtual teams - organizational culture and language, calendars and time, and geographic and spatial location. Most commentators on social intranets and collaboration choose to ignore the topic and the challenges. -.

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10 options for implementing a KM strategy

Chris Collison

The challenge, of course is to find ways to keep people’s attention - particularly when the board or senior sponsors have moved onto their next big bang. So it’s the challenge of sustainability, which leads us neatly to the second approach – Top Down, Bottom Up.

Blog>> KM Practitioner Interview Series: Shaharudin Mohd Ishak

Green Chameleon

Once that’s completed, the supervisor will be given the final copy to share with his team, and we will upload a copy on our intranet’s Knowledge Library to share it with the rest of the organisation. What are some of the challenges that you face with operationalizing RACK?

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Adaptation: The Key to Become a Socially Integrated Enterprise

Elsua

What you would want to inspire within your organisation is an opportunity to explore, to reflect, to challenge the status quo of how certain things happen at the workplace in order to make things better and improve.

2013 239

Working as knowmads: How to stimulate knowmadic working in organisations?

Joitske Hulsebosch

Typology of professionals in use of technology in relation to work The participants of our Dutch MOOC 'Help there's a knowmad in my organization thought about this challenge with the starting question " How do you stimulate a move toward knowmadic work? "

2017 141

Always say yes to grad students: an interview about virtual teams

Endless Knots

" This interview was for her final dissertation, "The Challenges of Virtual Project Management," enabling her to graduate from Tampere, following her spending time as an exchange student at Portsmouth University in the UK.

The Sharepoint Sessions – Part One – Dispatches from the Front Lines

Green Chameleon

Sadie found the frequent starting points for clients were team collaboration and intranet management. There are some technology challenges with multiple versions of hardware and software but cultural challenges are biggest.

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“Case Study: InSite - Implementing SharePoint” (Pete Sayers, South Taranaki District Council)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Intranet called “Insite”. democratic process, cultural services, organization management, and more. Some final comments: - MOSS won’t solve all IM challenges. eg, in pushing material out to the Intranet. Pete Sayers is talking about how they implemented SharePoint at the South Taranaki District Council. Not an expert on PRA, MOSS, EDRMS and project management. but am responsible for all. The Council worked with Information Leadership. Top level view.

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Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience

Nancy White

I am not an IT manager, nor would I say my main competence is in portals and intranets. Clearly, the challenges of any platform is not just the platform, but how and WHY it was used.

Always say yes to grad students: an interview about virtual teams

Endless Knots

" This interview was for her final dissertation, "The Challenges of Virtual Project Management," enabling her to graduate from Tampere, following her spending time as an exchange student at Portsmouth University in the UK. What are the main difficulties and challenges of running virtual projects nowadays? According to my survey results, virtual managers do not use intranets anymore.

Above and Beyond KM » Blog Archive » E2.0 Community Roles and Adoption Planning

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Keeping the community active Have a regular call or other activity Look for ways to bring within the community any sidebar discussions/activities Q&A: What are the biggest challenges to Community Building?

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Selling the Case for Accelerating Business Performance with Enterprise Collaboration Technologies: Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes

Portals and KM

Sameer said you need to begin with the culture of your firm around making new initiatives, as well as the pain points that are being felt right now.   Fitting into the firm’s culture is essential and every firm has its unique culture. Culture is represented through people and building a collaboration system for these people needs to work within it. At the same time culture is often blamed for lack of progress. People often blame culture as scapegoat.

Questions from Week 2 of the Seamless Teamwork Online Study Group

Michael Sampson - Currents

They feel like they’re duplicating work between SharePoint and regular intranet publishing. It sounds to me like you have a different technology platform for the Intranet vs using SharePoint for collaboration. And then if there Intranet publishing implications, and if the Intranet was built using SharePoint too, you would use something like workflow to make that process more seamless.

Customer service : avoid being the victim of you social media success - Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Intranets and digital workplace. Here, the challenge is to explain the decision to the customers… • Increase the bandwidth by adding new resources : if two people are dedicated to this activity, maybe some more are needed. Intranets and digital workplace. culture.

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Don't tell my mum I'm a community manager, she believes I play piano in a brothel - Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Intranets and digital workplace. ” The first idea that came to my mind is that they were lucky enough to be discussing with enterprises that were open minded enough to refine the job description and even the job title with the people on the short list regarding to their understanding of the challenges and opportunities. It the job is confined to online communities we will miss a huge part of the challenge and spend a lot of energy on it without even knowing why.

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Communication, communities and collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Obviously, given social equity is culture-specific, these findings only apply to those cultures low on Hofstede’s Power-Distance index. Organisations are even starting to see that social environments like Facebook serve as excellent corporate intranets.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I am not an IT manager, nor would I say my main competence is in portals and intranets. Clearly, the challenges of any platform is not just the platform, but how and WHY it was used.

Social networking in business study « Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

it lists ten predictions and ten challenges for businesses in this space. I think a good way to use this report would be to send it to some of the key influencers within your organisation who you have identified as being key to getting social media tools onto your intranet, and then follow up with a call and meeting to talk about the contents in more detail. BT Intranet strategy New BT social media case study (12/09/08) Intranet 2.0

NewsGator Offers Social Sites ™: A Comprehensive Enterprise Social Networking Suite | The AppGap

John Tropea - Delicious Community

s Enterprise Practice Management group helps customers with these challenges by using their own social computing strategy process.

Saba Social Left Out Of IBM Deal

Collaborative Thinking

One of Saba's main challenges as it enters the social networking space is to overcome significant go-to-market hurdles (being well known by customers and prospects in the HCM space does not necessarily transfer over being well known to decision-makers on social networking strategies. The combination of IBM and Saba can help businesses save time and money by reusing the same IT infrastructure for learning that is used for their corporate intranet and extranet.

IBM 100

Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary

Elsua

But plenty of work ahead still if I would want to revert that trend for 12/12/12… And I am ready for the challenge!

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The art of managing knowledge management

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Social Architecture Sustainable KM: The Challenges (Part 3) There Are Only Three Corporate Strategy Diagrams i. At the beginning of my presentation I mentioned that the 3-tier diagram includes the top tier (the intranet) so I could dismiss it and say it is not part of the KM environment.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I am not an IT manager, nor would I say my main competence is in portals and intranets. Clearly, the challenges of any platform is not just the platform, but how and WHY it was used.

Telligent Releases an Integrated Suite of Collaboration Tools with High Powered Metrics | The AppGap

John Tropea - Delicious Community

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