Why Is Knowledge Sharing Important? A Matter of Survival

Elsua

That man has got plenty of golden nuggets to share around the topics of Knowledge Sharing, Collaboration, Communities, Learning and Enterprise 2.0 Have you checked out one of his most recent blog posts on Why is Knowledge Sharing Important?

Creating Global Knowledge Sharing Networks at ConocoPhillips

Portals and KM

On Friday I attended Driving Business Excellence With Formal, Global Networks led by Dan Ranta , Director of Knowledge Sharing, ConocoPhillips. Here is the session description: “In 2004, ConocoPhillips launched a large initiative to create internal communities of practice that would enhance knowledge sharing within the firm. Moreover, they recognized that each had to be focused on solving difficult business challenges. They grew by sharing success stories.

Enterprise 2.0 Summit Highlights – “Knowledge Shared Is Power”

Elsua

Like I mentioned in yesterday’s blog post, there are lots of things that I would want to share across with you folks over the next few weeks, but for today I thought I would go ahead and get started sharing some initial highlights from the Enterprise 2.0

SRI and Knowledge Sharing | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Can we view knowledge sharing not as a proscribed set of practices, but instead a set of principles? While there are a range of tools and methods that we call “knowledge sharing,&# they are just tools. What is the soil for knowledge sharing?

The challenge of networking civil society

Social Reporter

Summary: local activists and volunteers need to share their achievements and experience in hard times. The first event was an invite to chat informally to a new team in the government department of Communities and Local Government about the role of social reporting in helping sharing.

#LeadWithRespect Meme: a Challenge for 21st Century Management

Elsua

A true privilege for yours truly, for certain, to be sharing my two cents when you see such notable and well-respected names such as these folks: . Knowledge and expertise become redundant, if you are no longer connected to the rest of the network.

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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. “We’re sharing as much as we can on [link] !

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Reflecting on #socialartists and #change11

Nancy White

Up until now that has been kicked off by a piece of writing, a recording or some structured artifact where the facilitator shares his or her big ideas around change, technology and learning. We live in a knowledge economy where any expertise is too complex for any one person.

Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I thought I’d share a few of them on this blog. Joitske, those are some good ways of looking at purpose.

A World Without Email - Year 2, Week 1 (Off to the Next Challenge!)

Elsua

And so we move forward into the next challenge on my quest of eventually giving up on e-mail at work. To such extent that I am already getting started with year 2 of my giving up on e-mail at work, and thought I would share with you a few words on what lies ahead for me as my next challenge.

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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.

My Harvest from a Think Tank on Assessing Collaboration

Michelle Laurie

The session started with a summary of our initial thinking and was followed by a World Café brainstorm to help further our collective understanding using the knowledge in the room. Don’t get caught in the tangle of terminology between learning networks, knowledge networks, CoPs.

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The future of online sharing is mobile, appified and people-centred

Social Reporter

There’s a lot of links to earlier posts on this site about knowledge sharing and the Social App Store idea. Earlier today I went to an excellent seminar on the Business of Collaboration , about online systems and support for knowledge sharing and collaboration. I wanted to find whether experience in the private and public sector could be useful in development of People Powered Change as a knowledge-sharing space.

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Life Without eMail – Year 6, Weeks 1 to 20 – (Back to Basics)

Elsua

Most of our collaboration and knowledge sharing happens in open, social spaces, for folks to participate in as they may see fit, along with some other protected, private ones. He is driven more by purpose which enabled him to overcome fear.

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Validating Social Computing by Living a Historial Moment at IBM

Elsua

most of the time around the area of Knowledge Management, collaboration, communities and social computing. that used, rather heavily, a wiki as its main collaboration and knowledge sharing tool amongst community members. But always with a purpose.

The Sharing Economy

Elsua

as perhaps one of the most forward thinking initiatives towards sustainable, social, purposeful and meaningful growth, maybe much deeply inspired by the world of Social Business. for a good while now: Sharing! And all of that, because of a single magical word: share!

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A World Without Email - Year 2, Week 10 (Is Email Really Dead?)

Elsua

Well, it is proving to be a little bit of a challenge to eventually share it out there, because there is just so much that I want to include in that current draft (#3 at the moment) that I doubt it would fit in within a single entry.

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Happiness at Work Starts with #NoeMail

Elsua

Why is it so difficult then to challenge the status quo of corporate email and somehow accept its extended (ab)use as a necessary evil ? Just like that, all along, it’s been our choice to do something about it, and yet, are we up for the challenge?

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Active Listening – When Shutting Up Matters

Elsua

employees, knowledge workers, citizens and what not), who have got a dream to become a better person. What we can do, instead, is go ahead and help people find the knowledge, so that they are capable of pursuing their own goals and outcomes based on their own passion(s).

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Building a collaborative workplace (or community. or network)

Nancy White

Our challenge doesn’t stop there. Share and Enjoy: One response so far One Response to “Building a collaborative workplace (or community… or network)&# # Simone Staiger Rivas on 21 Apr 2008 at 2:22 pm Excellent resource Nancy and co.

The Soft Skills of Collaboration and The Social Enterprise

Elsua

She eventually comes to talk about the stuff that most folks haven’t considered just yet in any open and transparent collaborative and knowledge sharing environment. Sharing your knowledge will relinquish your power, don’t you think?).

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Social Business in 2013 – An Opportunity (Open Business)

Elsua

This piece would also highlight a shift of focus and purpose for yours truly with regards to the overall theme of Social Networking for Business. The opportunity for Social Business in 2013 and beyond is going to start with a challenge.

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Much discussion about networking local government – now how about the rest of civil society?

Social Reporter

The story about closure of the Local Government Association’s Knowledge Hub – which I covered here – has gathered momentum over the past week, with various behind-the-scenes moves to keep it going or develop an alternative, and a gathering of some members of the former advisory group planned this week. Increase the market base for Knowledge Hub and “sell” it to other parts of the Public Sector: Health, Police / Criminal Justice, Civil Service, LEPs etc.

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How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

I use it for everything, as a personal knowledge sharing hub , as my operating system , and a whole lot more than just chat. So I continue to question its purpose and my overall use of it. Even if just for nostalgic purposes. In this case, WhatsApp for messaging purposes.

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[Podcast] This Week in Lotus 018: A World Without Email? Or Blackberries?

Elsua

They still play an important role in my day to day knowledge sharing and collaborative activities, whether discussions in real time prime above all, while watching them live, or participating as one of the guests in the various conversations.

Business Can’t Succeed in a World That’s Failing

Elsua

I think I would just go ahead and take the liberty of embedding the screen shot over here that Jim re-shared, so you can see what I mean with that redefinition of the state of work: . totally disengaged with (knowledge) workers AND their societies.

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Collaborating Externally with Your Customers: The Final Frontier of Enterprise 2.0

Elsua

10 years later one keeps hearing that very same inhibitor (Or excuse, who knows), when trying to collaborate and share their knowledge with external parties. I, too, have one I would want to share with you all: now we *do* have choices!

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The Sweettt Podcast - Episode 11 - Information Flow (Part II)

Elsua

How do you choose which new technology to use in the information sharing space? IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Podcasting Productivity Tools Social Computing

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A World Without E-mail: One Man’s Vision of a Social Workplace – Wear Sunscreen

Elsua

the three major tips I keep sharing with folks over and over again on how they themselves can reduce some of their inbox clutter, should they decide they would want to tackle it at some point in time.

Seth Godin Explains Why You Need a Tribe by Loic Lemeur

Elsua

And since yesterday was a rather long blog post , I thought today I would share with you folks a shorter one. Tags: Productivity Tools Social Computing Innovation Learning Communities Personal KM Knowledge Tools Knowledge Management Enterprise2.0

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State of the Internet 2010 – What Is Social Media?

Elsua

So today I thought I would share the links to both of those video links, so you could have a look at them yourself, sit back, get yourself a cup of coffee, or tea, and enjoy them. Many thanks for sharing them across and for adding further up into the conversation!

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A World Without Email — Year 3, Weeks 19 to 23 (Breaking the Email Addiction)

Elsua

I can certainly recommend folks have a read at Tony’s HBR piece, as I am sure that plenty of the tips he shares on breaking our email addiction could also be applied to taming that very same addiction leaning towards social networking.

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Seth Godin on the Tribes We Lead

Elsua

Today was my first time back into Twitville after nearly a two week break while I was re-thinking how I wanted to re-purpose my usage of microsharing, in this case, with Twitter, outside the firewall. So, are you ready to challenge the status quo?

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The Future of Open Business At Stake

Elsua

In fact, for vast majority of practitioners social / open business is all about, and just about, collaborating with your peers, although perhaps nowadays with a fancier set of collaborative and knowledge sharing tools. I am pretty much in favour of collaboration and knowledge sharing.

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A World Without Email - Year 2, Week 7 (Open Enterprise 2009 with Oliver Marks)

Elsua

if not , have a look into: Yes, indeed, as you may have been able to see, I am back on track with my follow up challenge on reducing my incoming email count on to the 20 emails, or less!, Biggest challenge for social software … mobile (workforce) 2.0.

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How Social Networking Can Improve Work Meetings

Elsua

Specially, when those meetings are not set up by you, but by everyone else, and therefore making you lose the control , once again, in terms of one of the most precious things all of us, knowledge workers, have that we don’t seem to treasure well enough: Time.

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Enterprise Microblogging Use Cases: Help Reduce Your Inbox Clutter!

Elsua

Roll-up: Businesses Love Microblogging “, which is pretty close to another one shared by her the previous day under the title “? Yes, “ businesses *love* microblogging “, but just as much as knowledge workers do as well! Serendipitous Knowledge Discoveries.

Open Enterprise 2009 - Charlene Li Interviewed by Stowe Boyd

Elsua

Head over to Open Enterprise 2009: Charlene Li Interview and hit play (Or watch it directly here with the embedded link shared below) for an entertaining exchange of some of the following ideas: On Leadership.

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What Suzie and I Learned (or what a puppet can teach you!)

Nancy White

I was running a super short Twitter workshop when Vicki Eibner piped up with a challenge. And most important, have a purpose in mind. Tags: collaboration culture of love facilitation knowledge sharing learning online interaction social media

2010 145

BlueIQ at IBM Finally Goes External!

Elsua

Pretty much along the lines of the kinds of articles I have been sharing myself on my own personal Internet blog as well over the course of time. made Finalist for @ profhamel ‘s Management Info Exchange “Beyond Bureaucracy challenge” @ hackmanagement ow.ly/8rAYW.

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IBM’s Client Experience Jam Is Now History

Elsua

It’s probably a bit too early to share some additional insights in terms of Jam statistics and metrics, but I can tell you that they have been stunning and rather mind-boggling. so it’s going to be a bit challenging, but I can give it a try.

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From Addis Ababa to Las Vegas (catching up on trip reports!) | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Published by Nancy White at 11:23 am under events , facilitation , knowledge sharing I started drafting this post on May 12th and here it is the 10th of July. I was there to co facilitate a face to face follow up workshop on Knowledges Sharing for the CGIAR.

X Seminario Compartim – Las Organizaciones en la Epoca de la Participacion y las Redes Sociales por Luis Suarez

Elsua

So, over the next few days I will start sharing some of those presentation links, as well as the recordings themselves, and that way folks would have an opportunity to get a taster of the kind of work I do, but in my mother tongue: Spanish hehe.

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