Social Architecture (a manifesto) | Management Innovation eXchange

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Management Innovation eXchange. Management Innovation eXchange. In a world where information is no longer scarce, productivity is about connecting customers and employees in a different way. They functioned well in an environment where the amount of information was fixed.

Blog>> The Information Lifecycle

Green Chameleon

The base for this approach is to look at the ‘Information Lifecycle’, how is information created from first drafts to published final documents. In order to illustrate the steps above let me describe what I mean with an example of project information. Typically a project starts with the work of individuals; they write down drafts of project descriptions, collect relevant information, etc.

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Shrunken communication in distributed teams (the egg of communication :)

Mathemagenic

One of the first things we have observed was a heavy focus on goal-oriented communication between people in different locations: they would talk (this includes ‘type’ :) about solving particular problems around work, but hardly anything else.

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload

Elsua

Over at Gartner , Craig Roth put together, just recently, a rather thought provoking blog post where he is questioning whether Activity Streams are heading in the very same direction as our Inboxes have been heading over the course of time; that one of Information Overload.

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Case Study: Comics in Community Communication

Community Guy

As a sidenote, Greg worked in exchange for a huge box of new LEGO sets that I sent him. Using comics for community work Community professionals have a range of activities they’re responsible for but one of the most foundational is the task of communication.

Information Needs of Communities in a Democracy

Collaborative Thinking

Knight Commission on the Information Needs of Communities in a Democracy | The Knight Commission on the Information Needs of Communities in a Democracy. The Knight Commission on the Information Needs of Communities in a Democracy is a group of 17 media, policy and community leaders. Its purpose is to assess the information needs of communities, and recommend measures to help Americans better meet those needs.

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Yammer for internal knowledge sharing for health care and policy making

Joitske Hulsebosch

Many companies have started their Yammer groups for rapid internal exchange. 38% of our time we spend looking for information and Yammer can reduce that time span. The advantage is that you can easily communicate with various involved parties. What is Yammer?

Roadblogs: GTZ Egypt's experiences of introducing blogs for internal exchange

I collaborate, e-collaborate, we collaborate

Efficient communication and fruitful knowledge sharing between projects and field offices are a challenge. Regularly, meetings help a lot but are not enough for an effective information exchange. Email communication for general information (e.g.

How People Define Smart Organizations: The Biology of Great Organizations Part II

Alchemy of Change

It’s a person who’s doing the actual communications; not not the company somehow speaking by itself. The membrane also connects the cell to the world outside by enabling it to exchange physical resources as well as information with its surrounding environment.

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Social Media and Village Crisis Comms – Local Gov Councils and Emergency Services #NSWFires

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

How information traverses social media during a crisis like the NSW bushfires. Friends and family used social media to keep the information flowing. The role of crisis comms and official vs non official media sources.

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White Paper: Top 10 Best Practices for State Health Reform Websites

Influence

Health reform and health insurance exchanges can be tricky. An authoritative, credible online resource for this information is vital for state governments to provide their populations. Health reform and health insurance exchanges can be tricky.

OutStart’s Participate Enables the Social Side of Enterprise Work Processes

Portals and KM

Founded in 1999, OutStart offers an portfolio of inter-related mobile, social, and learning Knowledge Solutions intended to accelerate and broaden access to colleagues and the knowledge they need to respond to business requirements more quickly and make better informed decisions.

Mastering the Art of Collaboration Through Conversation

Elsua

It’s when we switch from good old information into conversation. You are now part of a massive exchange of conversations happening out there in the open and pretty much like with the good old known Web 2.0 ‘Work is communication and the network is the amplifier of knowledge.

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Help! Testing a network mapping exercise | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Using paper, pens and post-it notes, you can create an informal map for your network and then discuss it with others in and outside of your network. Together, these help inform your strategy for working with and sharing knowledge with those in your network.

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Also that constant communication serves to prevent duplication and gaps. Nancy White on 04 Jun 2008 at 1:44 pm Cliff, I relate to that experience of JUST FRICKEN DOING IT and communicate along the way, vs plan.

Collaboration vs. C-Three (Cooperation, Coordination, and Communication)

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Telephone: (518) 797-3783 Fax: (518) 797-5270 Email: Articles@RInstitute.org Collaboration vs. C-Three (Cooperation, Coordination, and Communication) by Leo Denise Collaboration.cooperation.coordination.communication. The CCCs of Togetherness Communication speaks to how persons understand each other and how information (not just “facts,” but policies, prospects, rumors, feelings, failures, and all other human experiences) is transferred in organizations.

Let’s Stop Confusing Cooperation and Teamwork with Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Collaboration has been a big word in the news lately, most recently due to Marissa Mayer’s explanation of her decision to bring Yahoo employees back to the office: “To become the absolute best place to work, communication and collaboration will be important, so we need to be working side-by-side.”.

Consumer No More: How the Web Changes Us

Alchemy of Change

It’s flipped our primary communications infrastructure from a one-way, to a two-way flow of information – and that change in the way we communicate is redefining who we are. Media can be used both to create and to communicate.

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Project X Discussions: Collaboration is not Communication

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

How Not to Bankrupt Your Organization With Information Management. Here are a couple of observations: They are not the same, I can exchange information often and not be collaborating. I have been in many meetings where people feel that by communicating often, but not engaging in the conversation is still collaborating. That is only communication. Communication can bread collaboration, if parties are interested in learning and evolving what is being communicated.

Friday Flashback: Chris Lott's Information Fluency and Social Fluency

How to Save the World

BLOG Friday Flashback: Chris Lott's Information Fluency and Social Fluency. articles on Northern Voice, and on love, and Chris replied to my Tuesday post on how easily we unintentionally hurt each other through our actions, I did a bit more research on Chris' work and discovered the remarkable chart above on Information Fluency. Reportage is the application of our communication skills to what we know.

Radical Connectedness and the Evolution of Business

Alchemy of Change

Today’s radical connectedness is largely fueled by “ connection technologies ” like websites, email, SMS, databases that take for granted the “always-on” reliability of our new communications networks.

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How “Membranes” Build Great Organizations

Alchemy of Change

The cell’s response to external signals can take many forms, but one of the more interesting ways the cell responds is by creating its own information that it then transmits back into the environment for other cells to receive.

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Some lessons about capacity building in social media for development organisations in the South

Joitske Hulsebosch

Some examples of how organisations have started working with social media: An organisation is recruiting a communications officer and will try to recruit one with knowledge about (and experiences with) social media. After the face-to-face it was much harder to keep the online exchanges going.

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In Connection We Trust

Alchemy of Change

Software developers sometimes call this “ small pieces, loosely joined &# – and it’s one of the things we get from having an always-on, reasonably reliable communications line for making one piece of software talk to another.

Visions of Business Ecosystems

Partnering Resources

Here’s what Sechrest says: The ecosystem diagram allowed us to communicate the different parts of the system and to show that we had to do more things than just one project. [It] In exchange, buyers’ money flows through eBay and bolster quality through seller ratings.

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Living “A World Without Email” … in Google Plus

Elsua

but what I am rather surprised about is the fact that hardly anyone has talked or blogged about the fact that Plus does present a real threat to the king of communications, collaboration and knowledge sharing: email!

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Collaborative Thinking: Harnessing The Power Of Informal Employee Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta See how were connected Connections February 2009 Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 Categories Attention Management blogging BurtonGroupCatalyst07 BurtonGroupCatalyst08 Business_IT_Alignment Collaboration Commentary Communication design digital+life e-Mail Enterprise 2.0 Your Information (Name and email address are required.

Connections are Different than Relationships

Alchemy of Change

In the early stages of a relationship, the connection can frequently involve some sort of exchange, even if it may take a little creativity to see what’s being swapped.

?Does William Rose make faggots?? Neighbourhoods seen through online timeslices

Neighbourhoods

Exchange, lost and found. This is what ensures that the sites flourish as local communication ecologies - environments sensitively managed which encourage growth and diversity, which are always changing while also, so far, remaining independent and sustainable.

Take that, Gladwell: Vinegar, onions, social networks, and soccer nuts a revolution do make

Endless Knots

For anyone who still doubts ( Malcolm Gladwell ) the role of informal communication, aka social media, in bringing about monumental change before the whole world's very eyes in Egypt, see today's lead story (headlined in print version) of NY Times, " A Tunisian-Egyptian Link That Shook Arab History." The organizers in both countries began exchanging their experiences over Facebook. Thank heavens they had such powerful tools with which to communicate.

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Work Trends 2021 Panel

Portals and KM

It included a group of Distinguished Engineers and subject-matter experts in the areas of application development, unified communications and social software will discuss how social, analytics and mobile (SAM) technologies will affect the workplace of the future.

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Social learning is what managers do already

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Q1: Our Legal department discourages social learning because the communication cannot be reviewed by them before being presented. Much time is wasted in finding information, locating expertise, scheduling meetings and dealing with redundant communications.

Next: Innovation Tools & Trends Social Networks -- or the "Informal Organization" -- at Work - BusinessWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

BusinessWeek BusinessWeek Exchange Search all of BusinessWeek.com: Unstructured Finance: BusinessWeek s Wall Street News Blog Home Top News Special Reports Columnists Videos Newsletters The Debate Room In Your Face Blogs Money & Politics Green Business What’s Your Story?

Towards A More Participatory Culture: Enterprise Q&A

Collaborative Thinking

In October of 2011, AIIM (the Association for Information & Imaging Management, a non-profit research, community and educational association), published a survey-based report that examined social business and Enterprise 2.0 All of us can recall situations when we’ve had a question about something and have not been able to find an answer through the information and contacts at our disposal. Or does this capability remain informal and rely on voluntary participation?

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Literature Review: Improving Work Practices in Times of Change

Collaborative Thinking

Management is often unable to communicate to its workforce the firm’s long-term business direction, or the type of transformation necessary to navigate through this period of uncertainty. Media communication occurs in the context of broader cultural dynamics.

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Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2014 – Some Highlights

Michael Sampson - Currents

The Office Graph works across SharePoint, Exchange, Lync, Yammer, and Office. the challenge for Microsoft will be to get the relationships right, and to not overwhelm users with redundant, duplicated, or irrelevant information. Both will show the same information, thus giving people the choice of how they want to work.

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What If Everything Ran Like the Internet?

How to Save the World

And each “connection” between people in an organization has a number of ‘costly’ attributes: information exchange (“know-what”), training (“know-how”), relationships (“know-who”), collaboration/coordination, and decision-making.

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Enterprise Microblogging Use Cases: Help Reduce Your Inbox Clutter!

Elsua

Informal Learning. Earlier on today, and through my Twitter stream, I bumped into a rather interesting blog post put together by Chelsi Nakano under the heading “? Enterprise 2.0

Practical benefits of studying the biological evolution of cooperation

Jenny Connected

To what extent does it provide insights that convert into theories and practices that can be used in formal or informal communities and organizations? To what extent does it provide insights that convert into theories and practices that can be used in formal or informal communities and organizations? What can we learn from what we know about biological cooperation that might inform the continued success of this community of practice?

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Knoco stories: When communities of practice are not the answer

John Tropea - Delicious Community

If you are trying to create something, then maybe you need a conference, or a knowledge exchange, or a virtual team. How to explain the difference between knowledge and information. communication. (14). information. (1). skip to main | skip to sidebar. Knoco stories.

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