The Tilburg story of knowledge sharing for social innovation

Making CommunitySense

Topic of my talk was “Knowledge Sharing for Social Innovation: The Dutch Tilburg Regional Case” I published the slides of my talk in a previous post. In it, you can find the Tilburg story of knowledge sharing for social innovation.

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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?

Blog>> Too Busy for Knowledge Sharing

Green Chameleon

We have started our knowledge sharing initiative a good three years ago with a focus on global knowledge sharing; share your knowledge with everyone around the globe (within our company, though). Discuss it at the coffee table at KM Asia 12

Creating Global Knowledge Sharing Networks at ConocoPhillips

Portals and KM

Last week I attended Forrester's Content & Collaboration Forum 2011. This will change everything in workplace IT support from designing workplace information strategies for collaboration, to delivering content experiences to people across channels, to engaging the next-generation workforce to serve customers better. On Friday I attended Driving Business Excellence With Formal, Global Networks led by Dan Ranta , Director of Knowledge Sharing, ConocoPhillips.

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

Microsoft, Collaboration, Competition and how not to create a Knowledge-sharing Culture.

Chris Collison

I had the privilege to share a platform with Steve at a conference in the late 90′s. He was presenting Microsoft’s collaboration technologies at a groupware (remember that term? Behaviours BP Communties of Practice KM Knowledge Management Knowledge Sharing Learning to Fly

Ask Me Anything: Knowledge Sharing Through Peer Interviews

Full Circle Associates

What is it about someone asking us questions that surfaces great, sharable knowledge? We have started interviewing ourselves on the KM team, and have offered to interview any grantee to help tease out and share their insights with other grantees and stakeholders.

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Green Chameleon » Tools for Knowledge Sharing

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Tools for Knowledge Sharing At the same iKMS session as Gabriel Szulanski (previous post) we aired a pre-recorded podcast with Prof Eric Tsui from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University’s KM Research Centre. He was sharing some interesting work he’s been doing with the KMRC’s clients, around identifying appropriate knowledge sharing tools.

Knowledge Sharing in the CGIAR – Tools and Methods for Sharing Knowledge: The CGIAR’s Wiki Approach | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

And it benefits from their diverse feedback too.Science has traditionally relied on a few key vehicles for sharing and validating new knowledge. In addition, the patent system serves as a complementary knowledge broker in instances where research spawns technical innovation.

10 options for implementing a KM strategy

Chris Collison

Last week I had the pleasure of providing my final virtual webinar for the first of the UN’s KM Online blended learning programme. Last week the focus was on KM Strategy and Implementation, and we had an excellent interactive discussion about different options for implementation.

Green Chameleon » A Simple Knowledge Sharing Ritual

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about A Simple Knowledge Sharing Ritual It was wonderful when someone I knew said to another recently “That’s knowledge management, making knowledge explicit. Each day, one staff member got to share in about 5-10 minutes a topic of interest just before roll-call which happens at the start of a new shift. I liked this simple, easy and light knowledge-sharing ritual.

2006 100

Steve Barth’s KM Pearls

Nancy White

I had not read Steve Barth’s blog in a while and today, while trying to catch up a bit, I saw this post on knowledge management: Letter to a young client. Use multiple paths to create and share knowledge and information. People often say I’m a KM practitioner.

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Blog>> Personal KM vs Team Collaboration

Green Chameleon

I therefore engaged in something I would call “Personal Knowledge Management (KM)&#. Some people might relate Personal KM to Personal Information Management (PIM); typical the organisation of e-mail, contacts, calendar and tasks. Further, Personal KM is not limited to your private knowledge; this activity also reaches your personal information at work. With the right tools you can quickly find this article and share with your friends.

Knowledge Sharing in the CGIAR – Tools and Methods for Sharing Knowledge: The CGIAR’s Wiki Approach | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

And it benefits from their diverse feedback too.Science has traditionally relied on a few key vehicles for sharing and validating new knowledge. In addition, the patent system serves as a complementary knowledge broker in instances where research spawns technical innovation.

2008 130

Knowledge and Collaboration – Mixing our Drinks

Chris Collison

Behaviours Collaboration Funnies KM Knowledge Management Knowledge Sharing I have had the privilege of working with over 100 client organisations over past 9 years. Where did that time go?).

2014 62

The KM and Social Computing Culture Changes

Elsua

I know that for a good number of years Social Computing and Knowledge Management have been walking different paths. They are both trying to help improve the overall productivity of knowledge workers. The good old KM pyramid graphic of tools, processes and people?

KM, Enterprise 2.0 and Social Business: One and The Same

Elsua

So here I am again, thanks for sticking around and for all of the insightful comments shared across so far! Any ideas out there folks would want to share across? and KM are, essentially, one and the same! put together under “ Don’t Do KM!

2011 207

Is this Knowledge Management’s most effective tool?

Chris Collison

There are a lot of KM-related words beginning with the letter C. Connection, Collection, Collaboration, Curation, Conversation, Communities, Culture…. One of knowledge management’s most powerful tools. Having a coffee with someone is a pretty visible way to share knowledge.

2013 102

KM World Session Notes: KM for the Future

Portals and KM

I have been covering most of my notes from the 2011 KM World  on the Darwin blog. Tomorrow I wil porivde a complete listign wiht links of my Km World 2011 notes. I  I attended the Thursday keynote, KM for the Future: Pioneers’ Perspectives, by Robert H. Longtime KM practitioners and industry pioneers reflect on the key strategies that are necessary for successful knowledge-sharing and application in any organization. KM did not.

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Blog>> Social Internet is the new KM

Green Chameleon

With great interest I have read Roan Yong’s “ Knowledge Management in 2012? And yes, I agree to what he has stated: KM got too academic - or always was? Roan’s article triggered more thoughts which are too long to just pack in the article’s comments: there are more problems of today’s KM than to be blown up; and why the social web is KM at it’s core. Roan argues that morphing KM into Social Business; and yes, I agree.

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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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How The Beatles Share Knowledge!

Chris Collison

I’m currently co-facilitating a series of consortium meetings with my friend and colleague Elizabeth Lank for six leading organisations, all well known and well-respected for their KM capability.

Full Circle Online Interaction Blog: Using Knowledge Sharing to Think About Knowledge Sharing

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Home About Full Circle Resources Contact Us Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Monday, June 04, 2007 Using Knowledge Sharing to Think About Knowledge Sharing Last week I asked for your help, dear readers, in moving my thinking forward about a useful way to organize and share knowledge sharing (KS) methods. So much much sharing is enough?

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KM World 2012 Call for Speakers Open

Portals and KM

I have been attending KM World for some time, including the first three in the original venue in Santa Clara, then San Jose and now Washington DC for third year now. It is great to KM World continuing for the 16 th year.   The theme for this year is Knowledge Sharing & Learning: Communication, Collaboration & Innovation. Here is a summary of my notes from the 2011 KM World.

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Collaborative Culture: On Reinventing the Social Enterprise

Elsua

Not even with a cross-sharing of " best practices" on this very same topic. It becomes one of those traits that will help improve the way knowledge workers collaborate and share their knowledge out in the open, and available to everyone.

Collaboration Is More Important Than Ever – 3 Barriers To Adoption

Elsua

Last Friday, my good friend Jack Vinson put together a rather good blog post where he was reminding us all how crucial collaboration has become for all businesses and knowledge workers out there. So why is it that we are not that good at collaborating then, in the first place?

2010 264

My favourite things…

Chris Collison

One particular type of activity stands out as my favourite, running a knowledge-sharing and learning consortium. Here are my reflections… Lessons, recommendations and design principles for a knowledge-sharing consortium.

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Social Business Forum 2011 – Communities or Organisations – The New Collaboration Ecology

Elsua

A couple of months back you would remember how I put together a couple of posts over here in this blog where I shared some of the highlights from the recent Social Business Forum 2011 event, which took place on June 8th in Milan, Italy. The new Collaboration Ecology – Luis Suarez.

2011 196

Fish Bowling, Solo Galaxies and Free Writing in Holland

Nancy White

We expect to be able to share the evaluation early in 2011 after the team has had time to absorb the findings! rhythm of pumping the “knowledge heart beat&#. Role of leadership – walk the talk, model collaboration.

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Green Chameleon » A KM Safety Briefing

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about A KM Safety Briefing I’m writing this mid-air over France, en route to a workshop in Warsaw. While many KM projects look alike, each one has its own distinctive features.

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Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs

Nancy White

I’ve been co-designing and c0-facilitating a number of workshops for the CGIAR and FAO over the past few years about knowledge sharing, and more recently, this phenomenon people call “social media.&# I thought I’d share a few of them on this blog.

Green Chameleon » From Data, with Love

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about From Data, with Love That most hallowed of mental models and glib explanations, the Data-Information-Knowledge-Wisdom hierarchy has taken a bit of a beating this week.

2010 189

Don’t Underestimate the Power of (Social) Collaboration. It Is Not a Given

Elsua

After the last few days where I have been blogging a number of different times about some musings on redesigning and refining further along the workplace of the future, it’s time to get down to business again and continue to share further insights around social networking / computing for business or the good old Social Business itself. That’s why collaboration , whether traditional or social, is no longer a nice-thing-to-have but more than anything else a business imperative.

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Blog>> Two Pillars of Implementing KM Initiatives

Green Chameleon

Are you implementing a tool for collaboration, document sharing, discussions, etc and you are not sure how to make it a success? A while ago, somebody showed me the results of a study on: what are the critical factors to make Knowledge Management initiatives successful? In order to engage these stakeholders for your KM solution, I suggest three approaches. Please share your experience in promoting KM solutions

My KM World Session Notes: Carla O'Dell on KM in a 2.0 World

Portals and KM

I am primarily posting my notes from the  2011 KM World  on the  Darwin blog. I will share a few key sessions here and then a list of all of them with links. I World, by Carla O'Dell , President - APQC Author, The New Edge in Knowledge. The session was more about knowledge management in general but it was excellent.  World is the reliance on employees to create, share, rate, and consume content.

2011 116

Where is the Cooperation in International Development and Cooperation

Full Circle Associates

Earlier today my friend and respected KM/KS practitioner Ian Thorpe Tweeted a link to a consultancy announcement. Later this morning he posted a really thoughtful blog post on the thinking behind his organization’s desire to have their own internal Knowledge Exchange Toolbox.

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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. Thus both email and IM still remain *the* main collaboration tools suite as back then.

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Green Chameleon » Two Pillars of Implementing KM Initiatives

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Two Pillars of Implementing KM Initiatives Are you implementing a tool for collaboration, document sharing, discussions, etc and you are not sure how to make it a success? A while ago, somebody showed me the results of a study on: what are the critical factors to make Knowledge Management initiatives successful? Please share your experience in promoting KM solutions!

Blog>> KM Strategy for Small- & Medium-sized Businesses

Green Chameleon

Compared to large enterprises, small- and medium-sized businesses (SMB) lack the resources to implement large scale knowledge management projects. In SMB an initiative to foster knowledge sharing should not require additional work and the KM strategy should focus on elements that are straight-forward and bring tangible benefit. And with the right mindset of the leadership, the KM strategy can be quickly and successfully implemented.

2010 144

FAO/CGIAR KS Workshop II Agenda | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Share and Enjoy: One response so far One Response to “FAO/CGIAR KS Workshop II Agenda&# # Simone Staiger Rivas on 01 Aug 2008 at 10:40 am Hi Nancy, We are all so happy that you will be with us for this second edition.

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Blog>> The Technology Question in KM Tools

Green Chameleon

In my recent posts I was rather focusing on some soft factors of implementing knowledge related activities, like suggestions for organising your knowledge or on how to promote knowledge management initiatives. In order to enable knowledge sharing, we require tools and platforms. In my years in working in collaboration, networking, records management, etc.

2010 130

Obama is a KM expert

Michelle Laurie

Obama is no doubt brilliant but what I find so interesting is his use of many tools and tactics we work with in the field of Knowledge Management. Firstly, his use of Web 2.0 - online social software and collaboration tools - created huge networks of supporters, helped raise millions of dollars and shared knowledge to influence a victory for America’s top position. I will be keeping my eyes open for more KM tips along the way.

Blog>> KM Asia 2010 - A Summary of Topics

Green Chameleon

Last week, I have participated in KM Asia; as usual, this has been a very interesting event with great contributions from the region and other parts of the world. Ron Young provoked by presenting quantum physics and showed the link to KM; we should allow coherent domains to collide to create radical innovation. Abdul Nasir put this in practice with informal knowledge corners (for tea or coffee) where people can find new solutions and share knowledge efficiently.

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