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Crosspost from NWWCoP: Twitter Chats and Tweetups

Nancy White

This is a crosspost from the Network Weavers Community of Practice! On today’s full community “ share fair &# meeting the concept of tweetups and tweet chats came up. How to Run Twitter Chats. Mashable’s Twitter Chat tips.

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How does the ModPo MOOC enable or create a community?

Jenny Connected

In this final week of the third iteration of the Modern and Contemporary American Poetry MOOC – Al Filreis (the MOOC convener) has asked ModPo participants how the ModPo community works: I am now here in Madison, Wisconsin, USA, and will be presenting about ModPo at a conference here.

Footprints of Emergence in CPsquare

Jenny Connected

We had a great discussion about our recent paper Footprints of Emergence in CPsquare’s Research and Dissertations Series of presentations last night. By we I mean, Roy Williams, Simone Gumtau and myself and by CPsquare I mean the community of practice on communities of practice.

My social learning experiences

Joitske Hulsebosch

I choose the topic: my example of social learning. I notice that there is a lot of confusion about social learning: is social learning about learning through social media? That of course makes it even more difficult and confusing. I would like to compare two of my own examples.

Just thinking…

Chris Collison

I came across this helpful framework for thinking about the way we approach the packaging and sharing of knowledge. Just in Case. That’s been the unspoken but underlying mantra of many KM programmes. Are we planting vast fields of information assets?

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Knowledge Management Related Bibliographies « Alice MacGillivray

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Red-Tails in Love: Birdwatchers as a community of practice

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It is the story of a community of birdwatchers in Central Park in New York City and how they observed, loved and obsessed over a family of Red-Tailed Hawks that raised a family on an apartment ledge just of Central Park. Identifying a new practice and refining it.).

Red-Tails in Love: Birdwatchers as a community of practice

Nancy White

It is the story of a community of birdwatchers in Central Park in New York City and how they observed, loved and obsessed over a family of Red-Tailed Hawks that raised a family on an apartment ledge just of Central Park. . listserv or web forum, Twitter, etc.) .

Noodling on my fOSSa presentation

Nancy White

October is a month on the road… and one stop is Lyon, France, where I’ll be presenting at the third edition of the fOSSa Conference taking place from October 26 to 28, 2011. Here is my first draft: Twittering: Frittering or Connecting?

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Learning in and across landscapes of practice

Jenny Connected

Learning in and across landscapes of practice – this is the title of a talk that Etienne Wenger will give at Lancaster University, UK, next Tuesday5th April, between 15.00 The human world can be viewed as a huge collection of communities of practice-some very prominent and recognized, others hardly visible. In such a landscape, both the core of communities of practice and their boundaries offer opportunities for learning.

Red-Tails in Love: Birdwatchers as a community of practice | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

It is the story of a community of birdwatchers in Central Park in New York City and how they observed, loved and obsessed over a family of Red-Tailed Hawks that raised a family on an apartment ledge just of Central Park. Identifying a new practice and refining it.)

Reflecting on #socialartists and #change11

Nancy White

Between being on the road so much and the distributed nature of the conversations, my head was spinning by Friday and it has taken until today to slow down, reflect and write. Change11 is structured around whatever theme or idea the facilitator of the week offers.

Anecdote: Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Follow me on Twitter. Filed in Collaboration , Communities of practice. There are a whole bunch of useful concepts used by organisations to focus their community of practice and knowledge management programs.

Twitter in plain English

Endless Knots

You know I'm a fan of the folks at Common Craft, who have the unique ability to translate the strange world of new media into words that just-plain-folks can understand. They have a whole series of " in plain English" videos, some of which I've written about here.

Innovation and Communities of Practice

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Explore Community Log In | Sign Up From: gfbertini + Subscribe Innovation and Communities of Practice Related Comunidades de Prática 233 reads Intentional Innovation - Kellogg Foundation 2008 2211 reads Innovation and Philanthropy 1414 reads Kviselius N.Z. Risks of Open Innovation 334 reads Open Innovation 194 reads Encyclopedia of Communities of Practice in Information and Knowledge Management 124 reads Etienne Wenger - Communities of Practice.

Anecdote: Revitalising communities of practice

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Follow me on Twitter. Filed in Communities of practice. I’m truly blessed in knowing lots of interesting people. ” I said something like that to John Smith this morning on the topic of revitalising communities of practice.

YouTube - Rio Tinto Communities of Practice

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Home Videos Shows Channels Community Upload Upload Video File Record from Webcam Watch this video in a new window Rio Tinto Communities of Practice Subscribe Unsubscribe RioTintoVideos July 08, 2008 ( more info ) ( less info ) Want to Subscribe? 1,751 views RioTintoVideos Added 7:25 Communities of Practice Using Wiki by Dr. Brand. Tags: communities learning elearning collaboration video

When is a Community of Practice Not a Community of Practice? « Stop, Collaborate and Listen

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Home About When is a Community of Practice Not a Community of Practice? 10 11 2009 As you all probably know there are many definitions on what is a Community of Practice this is one that I use “A CoP brings these people together. They can share a common area of interest and a variety of expertise and skills, or have issues or problems to air, share and solve. Lots of ideas where suggested on what they could use.

Schmoozing with Portland Data Scientists

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Better sense of the Portland data science community. Meet more people in the community, and learn what types of data work goes on in Portland. Meet colleagues and hear about their best practices, projects and approaches to solving problems in the data science space.

Common pitfalls of Communities of Practice | SiftGroups

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Skip to Navigation Skip to Content Sign up for a newsletter Contact Us Sign in Who we are What we do Who we support Where you can meet us Common pitfalls of Communities of Practice 24th August 2009 by Stuart Glendinning Hall When addressing how best grow communities of practice (CoP) it’s wise first to consider what type of communities we are talking about. T hat’s really just another example of web 1.0

Anecdote: Community of Practice success story

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Follow me on Twitter. Filed in Collaboration , Communities of practice. One of the best ways to illustrate the value of Community of Practice efforts is to find stories of success and to use them. We previously posted on the publication of Stories from the Coal Face, a booklet produced by Rio Tintos coal division that communicates many of the ways that CoP have added value to the business.

Anecdote: Vital behaviours for communities of practice

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Follow me on Twitter. Filed in Communities of practice. Over at the Influencer blog David Maxfield has written a four post series on improving teamwork based on one of the key insights from his co-authored book, also called Influencer , which is simply changing a few behaviours can drive a lot of change. What are the vital behaviours for communities of practice? The idea of community orientations was introduced to me by Nancy White.

Stories to TEL: Learning in networks and in communities of practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Though there is a particular focus on social aspects of online and networked learning, other things may appear as well. Learning in networks and in communities of practice. In the context of an article on MOOCs I co-author, one of the reviewers raised the question of how networks and communities, in particular networks for learning and communities of practice , are different from each other. socialnetwork_km community

Starting a community of practice - fostering relationships

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Follow me on Twitter. Filed in Communities of practice. In starting any community of practice, the first objective is to help the members recognise the value they will get from being and working together. Often we will help organisations kick their communities off with a work shop that has a number of objectives but perhaps the most important is to foster deeper connections among the potential members.

Finding the domain for communities of practice

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Follow me on Twitter. One of the key challenges in starting a community of practice is to find the right domain - the topic that people are passionate enough about and interested enough in to contribute some of their discretionary time and effort. One of the tests we use is the I am a. It might be only 5% of their job, but its what they really love. Of course, if their answer is "nothing", you have started a very different conversation!

Technology Stewardship for Portland Data Scientists

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Better sense of the Portland data science community. Meet more people in the community, and learn what types of data work goes on in Portland. Meet colleagues and hear about their best practices, projects and approaches to solving problems in the data science space. But most of the Portland data science MeetUps seem to consist of sitting in front of a speaker who’s in front of a screen talking to a group of people who are looking at their computers.

Anecdote: Communities of Practice - a strategic technology?

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Home What we do Keynote Speaking About Us Whitepapers Anecdote Associates Clients Contact us Story Finder Categories Anecdotes Book reviews Business storytelling Changing behaviour Collaboration Communities of practice Expertise location Communication Employee engagement Evaluation Fun Knowledge Leadership News Questions Quotes Story collection Strategic clarity « Thinking strategically about communities of practice | Main | Why use business narrative techniques?

Tomoye: Bringing Web 2.0 to Communities of Practice

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About | Contributors | Contact us | Subscribe: via RSS , via Twitter UPCOMING WEBINAR: No Time, No Budget, Fewer People? They were one of the first inroads of social software within the enterprise. Many of the new enterprise 2.0

As the Knowledge Hub faces closure, might a creative Twitter mob help with re-invention?

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One of the main ways in which people in local government can share “what works” in these hard times of cuts and service reorganisation is likely to close – as I have written here. Maybe we need the equivalent of the Facebook and Twitter-based clean-up organising that followed riots in 2011 – but this time before the event. A sort of creative Twitter mob. But what about the online world of local government?

The Business of Knowing: Community of practice activity

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The Business of Knowing Thoughts about knowledge sharing, learning and how business can benefit from encouraging both. This, according to Wenger, McDermott and Synder in their book, Cultivating Communities of Practice, is normal. Great video of Dave Snowden and Larry.

Communities and Collaboration » Communities of Practice Case Studies

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Google Policy Facilitation Video Standards fun Software Presentations Event Blogs Uncategorized Information Management Reports Social Computing Central Government Social Networking Tools Social Media Public Sector Knowledge Management Delicious Links Communities of Practice Web2.0 -- Powered by Category Cloud What Im Doing. Twitter doesnt help. Powered by Twitter Tools. Some of thee case studies include early-stage estimates of value generated.

Good CoP, Bad CoP (Community of Practice) « Stop, Collaborate and Listen

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Home About Good CoP, Bad CoP (Community of Practice) 27 10 2009 I’ve been working with Communities of Practice for about 3 years and have learnt many lessons on what to do and what not to do. of the good stuff and none of the bad…time will tell!

Communities and Collaboration " Communities of Practice: Conversations to Collaboration

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Research Wiki Video Search Communities Google Facilitation Policy fun Standards Software Event Presentations Information Management Blogs Uncategorized Social Computing Reports Central Government Social Networking Tools Delicious Links Social Media Knowledge Management Public Sector Web2.0 Communities of Practice -- Powered by Category Cloud What Im Doing. Powered by Twitter Tools. 3 Socialreporter | Cultivating communities of practice wrote: 26.

Steve Dale online " Identifying Community of Practice Needs

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Research Wiki Video Search Communities Google Facilitation Policy fun Standards Software Event Presentations Information Management Blogs Uncategorized Social Computing Reports Central Government Social Networking Tools Delicious Links Social Media Knowledge Management Public Sector Web2.0 Communities of Practice -- Powered by Category Cloud What Im Doing. Powered by Twitter Tools. Through continual engagement with community members and regular member surveys.

Steve Dale online " Value benchmarking of networks and communities of practice

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fOSSa2011, Coders and Sketchnotes

Nancy White

day gathering of mostly French and Italian OSS developers and academics, along with a few philosophers and inventors thrown in to spice up the mix. Conceptually, the discourse on Open Source makes a lot of sense to me. fOSSa2011: Five Things About Online Community and Networks.

Communities and Networks Connections – Top Posts Late July

Nancy White

I help sponsor a great aggregation site, the Communities and Networks Connection , but I lose track of it on my own radar. Best of Communities and Networks Connection. Week of July 30, 2011. But I am back to Twitter. Of course, who wouldn’t, right?

Facilitating networks and communities: balancing between design and emergent

Joitske Hulsebosch

Unfortunately most of the roads are designed with cars in mind, rather than cyclists, overlooking the needs of cyclists and people walking. Facilitators of networks and communities have a similar dilemma: you have to design and lead, but you also need to see what emerges.

Yi-Tan tech and business model case study

Learning Alliances

Jerry Michalski put out a call for past author / presenters to show up and talk about what’s changed since they talked on his weekly phone call in observance of the 300th call. Whatever the business model of the Yi-Tan community is, it works.