PERTH: Social Media Training Course April 2012

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I’ll be teaching a couple of 1/2 day step by step social media course in Perth on 27th April, 2012 while I’m there for the #Media140 conference. Step by Step Social Media. You probably already know a little of Facebook, Twitter and social bookmarking.

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OpenNTF – Bookmark Viewer for IBM Lotus Connections Dogear

Elsua

I am sure you would agree with me that Social Computing, and, in particular, social software tools, still have got plenty of different challenges within the enterprise in order to provoke that massive cultural shift most of us have been looking forward to for a long while.

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Creating Order out of Chaos: Virtual Conference on Enterprise 2.0

Green Chameleon

opportunities and challenges on July 23rd. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages It couldn’t be more appropriate for the subject of Enterprise 2.0 than a virtual conference?  ebizQ will be hosting a virtual conference covering various aspects of Enterprise 2.0 Free registration required.).

2008 100

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

Green Chameleon

Some clients use blogs, wikis and social bookmarking because they are baked in but these tools are not a starting point. There are some technology challenges with multiple versions of hardware and software but cultural challenges are biggest. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

2008 100

IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson

Elsua

how eventually change took place for the better, how content is no longer king explaining what some of its main challenges are at the moment and how building trust worthy, lasting connections, personal business relationships is the way to go, specially since your people are your company.

2011 217

Goodbye, Corporate Data Silo; Hello Linked Data

Green Chameleon

While this is a good thing, it also creates “increasingly complex challenges in engaging with and empowering its employees on the one hand, and recognizing and responding to the blurring lines between work time and personal time, employee and customer on the other.&#. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

CoP Series #8: Content and Community

Nancy White

The challenge of this polarity is how successfully communities cycle between the two.&#. This can be done outside of a learning platform using a social bookmarking tool like [link] , [link] or [link] / (the latter is specifically designed for research and education contexts).

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Being Human – What Are You Afraid Of?

Elsua

Under the title Being Human he shared a few insights around the abstract that he submitted for the wonderful Social Business Edge conference event that will be taking place in New York in a couple of weeks and where he will be one of the many talented speakers.

2010 198

Killing Email: How and Why I Ditched My Inbox by Zen Habits

Elsua

Sometimes it’s more difficult than what people think, and other times, it just needs to happen… And that’s exactly what Leo seems to have done: move away from email and start using other forms of interactions, mostly making use of social software tools.

Email 179

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Future of Social Business – Rest of the Story

Portals and KM

Charlie began by discussing what do you need to make social happen. Charlie said a major part of his role is to make it easy to integrate Lotus technology and add more social to apps.  They have taken the social core of the Connections Suite and added analytics.

2011 182

Masterclass: The cultures of collaboration - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Communities can be challenging because they dont have the stick of do this work or you wont get paid, and the status of organisational role might be irrelevant. More than one third of the members of the organisation are bookmarking and tagging web pages.

Social Business Begins by Unleashing Your Business Talent

Elsua

Over the last couple of days, two rather interesting, and noteworthy, articles over at Technology Review , written rather nicely by Erica Naone , have been making the rounds out there on Social Web around Enterprise 2.0 An employee reconceived the service, adding better social features.

2011 214

Reflections from 2011 – Redefining Your Social Web Presence

Elsua

After having put together last couple of blog posts about some of my reflections from the year we are about to end around The Social Web and Technology in general, I guess it’s now a good time to share with the world the third one from the series. Even after the Social Web.

2011 223

Socialprise: The Organizational Design Revolution

Green Chameleon

Via social media and social networking, the stars and the moon aligned and the Age of Aquarius came into view. It occurred to me today that Jeffrey has quietly been engaged in the larger social 'conversation' for a long time — albeit in more traditional form of a newsletter, with a personal message from Jeffrey in each issue. I'm going to talk about something hard to see.something going on inside the company.the most challenging part of the equation.to

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Organisation 2.0

Joitske Hulsebosch

tools with built in interfaces using social bookmarking site delicious , voting news site digg and photo sharing site flickr. Now how to introduce this is the big challenge. I'm preparing myself for a meeting with Agri-profocus.

2007 130

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

Elsua

is to reach further and beyond the corporate firewall and go where your customers are, and not necessarily on social tools like Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn, amongst several others. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing

2010 207

Awareness Report Shows Significant Rise in Enterprise Social Media - Will It Continue?

Green Chameleon

It shows that social media initiatives are on are increasing and continue to evolve. Highlights include: Employers are starting to allow social media participation more freely in their organizations: The number of organizations that allow social networking for business purposes has increased dramatically to 69 percent in 2008 up from 37 percent last year. I think it is fine to do this for business social networking. Social media partially addresses this issue.

2008 116

The Next Step in Open Innovation from McKinsey

Green Chameleon

The abstract says, "The Internet and new social-networking technologies are allowing companies and their customers to interact with unprecedented levels of richness. However, they say it is not to soon for companies to think about, along with the opportunities, risks, and challenges. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

2008 100

CPsquare’s Connected Futures Workshop

Nancy White

We are using Howard Rheingold’s Social Media Classroom as our home base this round (we vary each time to add to our own learning!) Have productive and lasting social connections with other participants, community leaders and community conveners.

Future 130

The Future of Collaborative Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Aaron Fulkerson is co-founder and CEO of MindTouch , which has grown from a small open source project into a very popular collaboration platform that enables users to connect and customize enterprise systems, social tools and web services. "Social profiles: check.

Part 2 - Relationships and Identity: Two Sides of the Social Networking Coin

Collaborative Thinking

The following archetypes help illustrate dynamics involving identity within social structures. Product strategists following her blog posts tag those pages and bookmark them to be shared on the Corporate Facebook site. Mary is considered “opinionated” by peers but that perception is altered once co-workers have access to information that provides her social footing in terms of credibility and expertise (i.e., Mary takes on a social role (i.e., Part 1 is here.

Demand for on-demand too demanding for enterprises?

Green Chameleon

Over time they will face some real challenges when it comes to maintaining high user satisfaction and, ultimately, high rates of renewal or expansion of their services.”. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages The success of on-demand, Software as a Service, or Cloud computing has raised expectations beyond the point where enterprises and vendors can deliver, a new study concludes.

2008 100

Twitter as Search Engine or Community Seed

Nancy White

This was interesting to me because I’m co-leading a short online workshop introducing social media in a global international development network. One application I try to show is Twitter as social listening.

TownSquare … Social Networking and Social Computing R&D

Green Chameleon

Notwithstanding the points raised in recent and past posts about hesitation, resistance and other various challenges to E2.0 One more piece of evidence that " organizations will have to realize … " is the recent announcement that Microsoft is testing, and may offer the corporate market, a Facebook-like application called TownSquare , a business-user-focused social networking application. And that re-tooling will consist largely of social computing capabilities.

Supernova 2008 - Interview with Umair Haque

Green Chameleon

phenomenon of social computing. Umair suggests, provocatively, that while we are increasingly living and working in these new interconnected conditions, we are still by and large using industrial era assumptions and logic to drive the purpose and, yes, the dynamics of creating economic and social value. I challenged Umair on a pet peeve of mine. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

2008 109

Your Knowledge of Enterprise 2.0, Knowledge Management, Work Design In Action …

Green Chameleon

Collaboration is not social networking; 2.0 I’d also like to bring your attention to a new book by British author Niall Cook (with foreword by Don Tapscott of Wikinomics fame) titled " Enterprise 2.0 - How Social Software Will Change The Future of Work " Â .

2008 130

Talking points for digital inclusion: do you have some?

Social Reporter

I’m interested in blending them with the 45 propositions my co-authors came up for the NESTA Social by Social handbook, and the background ideas that led to them. 5 Social exclusion in the Information Society is just part of wider exclusion.

2009 130

Ken Carroll on Learning " Blog Archive " Here comes everybody

Ken Carroll

We’re uncovering ways to learn that are more efficient by orders of magnitude than the lecture format, ways that naturally challenge it, add to it, and take us beyond the single interpretation -Â that is, without having to synthesize information into a single perspective. When you find something of value, you simply bookmark it or include it in your reader where it becomes part of your learning network. Ken Carroll. networks, languages, and learning 2.0. About Ken Carroll.

2008 89

Masterclass: The cultures of collaboration - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Communities can be challenging because they dont have the stick of do this work or you wont get paid, and the status of organisational role might be irrelevant. More than one third of the members of the organisation are bookmarking and tagging web pages.

Will Tools Like Twitter Change the Ways We Work With Flows of Information and Knowledge ?

Green Chameleon

The KMWorld 2008 conference was interesting (FAST had an exhibitor’s booth) and the contrast with last year in terms of the tangible interest in and take-up of social computing tools was evident. It works … for example, late last night I twittered a response to one of Jeremiah Owyang’s tweets pointing to his recent blog post about " What’s After The Social Web? ", Here’s Stuart’s post: Social Media or KM / KM or Social Media.

2008 100

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Here comes everybody

Ken Carroll

We’re uncovering ways to learn that are more efficient by orders of magnitude than the lecture format, ways that naturally challenge it, add to it, and take us beyond the single interpretation - that is, without having to synthesize information into a single perspective. When you find something of value, you simply bookmark it or include it in your reader where it becomes part of your learning network. Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0

2007 89

Enterprise 2.0 … More Hierarchy or Less Hierarchy ?

Green Chameleon

Euan Semple is well known for helping to create, grow and sustain the effective use of social software tools in a complex knowledge-intensive environment (the UK’s BBC). It has often been suggested that organizational culture is or can be a significant obstacle to the effective and productive use of social software in enterprises. Implementing social software towards the creation of an Enterprise 2.0 By now so very much has been written and said about.

2008 100

News Updates (October 19, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Intranet managers should not only incorporate UC tools -- video, wikis, blogs, micro-blogs, social networking, social bookmarking, document sharing -- into their intranets, they should also discourage practices that "undermine" the intranet, according to Toby Ward, CEO of Prescient Digital Media, a Toronto-based intranet consultancy. Perhaps Google Wave isn't a tool at all, but rather a "platform" that will challenge Microsoft. " Collaboration and the Intranet.

2009 89

Presence Is Too Important To Leave To UC Vendors

Collaborative Thinking

Indeed, several blog posts have recently highlighted the importance of presence as a core component of a UC platform while noting interoperability challenges across UC systems. In fact, presence is on its own convergence path with social networking trends. Social Presence???

Collaborative Thinking: PARC Forums: People & Social Technologies

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Enterprise-enabling Facebook | Main | Designing & Enabling Communities » December 19, 2007 PARC Forums: People & Social Technologies Both presentations are worth viewing. What I find interesting is that we are "telling old stories in new ways" with much of the narrative around social software. Who should lead and own the social strategy within an organization? -

2007 100

A World Without Email – Year 2, Weeks 34 to 36 (On Meaningfully Managing Streams of Content)

Elsua

Week 36 : As you would be able to notice, things have gone rather well: week 34, well under the follow-up challenge I set up at the beginning of the year of 20 emails, or less, a week, and then the other two weeks, 35 and 36, with things pretty much steady on that very same count of 25 emails, which is not bad… Not bad at all! She comes up with a good number of very valid reasons as to why most of the social software tools available out there don’t work out for her rather well.

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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 Case Studies Findings Its Not Just About Tools, But Tools Do Matter Gently Guiding Users, Integrating Social Features Content-is-King 2.0

Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

One of my most popular index lists is the list of companies that provide White Label Social Networking solutions , in fact there’s over 60 in that space. These tools may have social networking features, that’s optional, but should certainly scale to it.

2008 58

Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes: Three Approaches to Social Computing Platforms

Green Chameleon

They have developed a social computing solution to allow for user input to go with travel. (I I think this is great that they are including social computing components. Jive - we have a strong client base - we meet with them constantly to understand problems and challenges - we include clients in our development process - we produce many iterations to incorporate these changes from clients. Social Networking and Social Computing R&D for more).

Blogging for knowledge workers: personal networking

Mathemagenic

These days, people almost count on social effects of blogging, however it is not always obvious how exactly blogging helps to build reputation and relationships and what is required to make it work that way. This visibility comes with both benefits and challenges. From another side, such visibility might be a challenge. Make sure you have the right tools : social effects of blogging are enabled by invisible infrastructure of tools and services.

Facebook Fan Page Event Going Viral and Attracting Hundreds Already

Online Social Networking

They may link to a blog, a website or even a profile on one of the major social networking sites. I agreed to follow their link with the intention of commenting, sharing the link, or submitting it to social bookmarking sites. Community engagement is always a challenge. Branding - I wanted to demonstrate that I could conceptualize and implement a creative and meaningful social media event as part of my overall walking the walk strategy.

Introducing Social Networking Tools and Social Networking Analysis to Business: What To Do

How to Save the World

September 27, 2007 Introducing Social Networking Tools and Social Networking Analysis to Business: What To Do I attended a meeting yesterday of a self-managed KM group facilitated by the Conference Board of Canada. Good old-fashioned directories of expertise are stillsought, and still elusive to create and maintain -- the challenge isautomating collection and maintenance of as much of the data aspossible, and motivating people to self-maintain the rest.

2007 35

Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Social Media Strategy Planning & Measurement – What’s Working? With social media, however, strategy is a compass, not a map, because it is a fast changing territory. Social media, however, is like a river you swim in.