The Arbejdsglaede of Employee Engagement

Elsua

If you have been reading this blog for a little while now, you would probably remember how concepts like Employee Engagement make me cringe a little bit. Don’t take me wrong, I do believe rather strongly in Employee Engagement. See what I meant with employee engagement?

7 Levels of Social Media Engagement

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

There are seven stages to social media engagement from shallow monitoring to deep peer to peer economies. I put together this diagram to show the steps from shallow engagement such as just monitoring to full engagement including co-creating products and services.

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The Magic of That First Client Engagement

Elsua

Like, for instance, a couple of months ago, when I (re-)discovered the thrill of that first client engagement. Do you still remember your first client engagement and how it made you feel? Collaboration Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

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Building an Engaging Community By Gautam Ghosh

Elsua

A few days back Spike Jones put together one of those wonderfully provocative blog posts on the topic of Online Communities that would surely make more than one person feel rather uncomfortable, specially, if they have got an online space and they call it a “ community&# , when it isn’t.

Liberate Your Company Through Employee Engagement

Elsua

that would be the one on Employee Engagement. More than anything else, because all along I have always felt that employee engagement is a myth. Employee Engagement, as we know it, does not exist. A little bit like my own personal knowledges sharing system on engagement.

Social Connections VI – From Adoption to Adaptation, from Enablement into Engagement, while #WOLWeek Kicks Off

Elsua

The good fun continues on Wednesday, June 18th, as well, where I will have the pleasure of hosting a one day masterclass around Social Business Adoption & Enablement under the heading “ From Adoption to Adaptation, from Enablement into Engagement ”. It’s bound to be very interactive and overall very engaging, since I’m hoping to collect plenty of feedback from participants to keep improving the overall user experience for future instances. . My goodness!

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Reflections from 2011 – Is Employee Engagement Still a Myth?

Elsua

Of course, I’m talking about Employee Engagement or, in other words, how do you keep your employees motivated to excel at what they already do, driven by their distinctive passions, purpose and meaning? That’s when engagement will take a new meaning.

10 Rules for Increasing Community Engagement

Delicious/choconancy/community

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Community engagement is dead

Chris Corrigan

I’ve been around the world of enghagement and consultation long enough that I have seen various names for this work: focus groups, advisory groups, public participation, consultation and now community engagement. And now I think I and we are coming to a more seismic shift in how community is engaged. Since the dawn of the social web, citizens and stakeholders have been able to access as much or more information than proponents of engagement projects.

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Community Engagement Planning in 3 Steps

Hildy Gottlieb

These days the phrase “Community Engagement” is commonly heard but not commonly understood for all its power. This weekend, we finished entirely revising our Community Engagement Action Kit. The goals of your Community Impact Plan. Step 2: Who to Engage?

My Pen, Our Pens: Engagement through Participatory Visualization Workshop

Full Circle Associates

My Pens, Our Pens: Engagement Through Participatory Visualization September 16-17, 2016, Rossland, BC, Canada This year we are ready to push ourselves into some new territory from our practices and from the inspirations of other practitioners we follow and admire.

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Engaging Vetrans with CRM

Alchemy of Change

If you’re into using technology to engage people in a mission, you’ve gotta check out this very impressive video. It’s helping to build community and bring a little bit of happiness and connection for this community of people who have given so much in service of their country. This is best practice in engagement and CRM. Well worth looking at… If you liked " Engaging Vetrans with CRM ", subscribe to Alchemy of Change for more good stuff.

How to Use Employee Engagement to Boost Your Business

Elsua

Take a look into this nearly three and a half minute long video clip under the title of “ How to Use Employee Engagement to Boost Your Business &# to see what I mean. Yes, it’s that good: How to use Employee Engagement to boost your business – Explania.

Astute Labs: Community Engagement through Mobile Apps

The Bumble Bee

Astute Labs is an exciting Belfast-based software start-up in the mobile app building space with a particular emphasis on large communities such as schools.

Facilitating for engagement in isolated communities

Viv Mcwaters

There are ways to facilitate meetings and events of all sorts that encourage participation and engagement. This week, while working in Papua New Guinea and helping community leaders learn how to facilitate in isolated communities, I’ve come to understand the following.

Tamarack Institute for Community Engagement - Community Development Across Canada

Delicious/choconancy/community

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Pardon the Interruption … From Adaptation into Engagement by Luis Suarez #soccnx

Elsua

That special flair of an incredibly strong sense of community that goes beyond the borders of vendor(s), customers (and their firewalls) and business partners. From Adaptation to Engagement, Luis Suarez from Social Connections on Vimeo. .

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What Is (A) Community?

Elsua

You would remember how in the recent past I put together another blog entry around this very same topic trying to explain and define what a community is, and, most importantly, what it is not!, under the heading “ Community Management Fundamentals – Where Do I Start?&#

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10 messages in planning digital engagement with young people

Social Reporter

Below are 10 messages to consider in planning any project using digital technology to engage young people and address the key challenges they face. I think most are relevant to any digital engagement process. Online tools can support local community building and action – and projects should plan to work both on the web, and in local or face-to-face settings. Use games to engage. and if it aims to be social and community focused – imagine the possibilities!”.

10 messages in planning digital engagement with young people

Social Reporter

Below are 10 messages to consider in planning any project using digital technology to engage young people and address the key challenges they face. I think most are relevant to any digital engagement process. Online tools can support local community building and action – and projects should plan to work both on the web, and in local or face-to-face settings. Use games to engage. and if it aims to be social and community focused – imagine the possibilities!”.

At last we have a shared framework for deep thinking about digital engagement

Social Reporter

Fortunately a small group in the Department of Communities and Local Government, led by William Barker, have done a great job of surveying and mapping, and come up with a draft blueprint that begins to show who’s who, who is doing what, and how they relate.

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Dell’s Social Engagement Journey

Ant's Eyeview Blog

The Social Engagement Journey , put together by our team at Ant’s Eye View , is a 5-stage process that a medium-to-large brand or company goes through while integrating social media into their business. Customer support : A community outreach team is formed. Second of three posts.

The Social Engagement Journey

Community Guy

Last week, we formally unveiled The Social Engagement Journey. Customer Engagement is about helping a business change their core operating principles as a way to meet (and exceed) business objectives. Stage 4 usually means social engagement is delivering real business results.

The Customer Community

Online Community Strategy

Unfortunately, for the majority of programs reliant on mass social platforms like facebook and twitter, organic reach has dropped effectively to 0 and companies are now forced to pay to engage sporadically with the “audiences” they worked so hard to build. the “Community”).

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Roles in communities of practice

Joitske Hulsebosch

Does a learning community or community of practice need roles to function well? What about the self-organising power of communities? Caretaker: The person who manages the learning community. Community member 4. roles communities of practice collective learning

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Boston E20 Notes: Building an Online Community from Strategy, Planning, and Launch to Effective Engagement and Adoption

Portals and KM

I attended Catherine Shinner’s session - Building an Online Community from Strategy, Planning, and Launch to Effective Engagement and Adoption. Catherine pointed out the changes in the conference that reflect changes in the importance of online communities.

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Engaging and Supporting Community Champions

Portals and KM

Claire Flanagan provides an extremely useful and comprehensive set of advice in her post, Community Advocates Part Two: What Motivates Them? The third group is the creators who can help develop important community content or answer community questions.

Practicing Engagement Right Here Now

Hildy Gottlieb

This month’s newsletter is dedicated entirely to Community Engagement, to celebrate the 5 Year anniversary of FriendRaising. Let’s all brainstorm together how engaging others in your decision-making might enhance your decision AND your work overall.

Open Policy Making promises engagement as well as digital innovation

Social Reporter

A couple of posts on the Open Policy Making blog this week provide insights into how digital technologies, network thinking, and new ways for government to operate may change the way we receive services, engage as citizens – and maybe develop our own community-level innovations.

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The Beginning of a New Work Adventure – Joining panagenda!

Elsua

Collaboration Communities elsua Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0 . On January 20th, it will mark the 20th year anniversary since I started working in the IT industry.

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Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment – The Follow-Up

Elsua

It’s a pretty intriguing phenomenon, because, if anything, it confirms how little people use Twitter nowadays to engage in conversations vs. just broadcasting further along their own marketing messages, before they move on to the next thing, whatever that may well be.

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Building an Engaging Community By Gautam Gosh

Elsua

A few days back Spike Jones put together one of those wonderfully provocative blog posts on the topic of Online Communities that would surely make more than one person feel rather uncomfortable, specially, if they have got an online space and they call it a “ community&# , when it isn’t.

8 ways to deal with negative comments in online communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

How do you respond to a negative comment in an online community, on Facebook? Unless they go off and create an anti-community such as Dell Hell, alert the Press and continue to pursue their point of view. Law as bullying tactic rarely works, it just incenses the community.

Vanity Killed the Social Media Star

Elsua

This is where blogging and the original social networking tools differ tremendously from today’s world of media tools, more than anything else, because they have never been about you , but about the collective, the network, the community, in short, the conversations.

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Teamwork Needs Healthy Friction to Collaborate and Get Work Done More Effectively

Elsua

Part of that collective team of teams effort, hard work and energy, for sure, but there was something else special that glued everything together in a very engaging manner. Collaboration Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

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What do we mean by engagement online? Reprise from 20019

Full Circle Associates

What do we mean by engagement online? Tomorrow I’m doing a web meeting with a group of people who are designing, stewarding and facilitating globally distributed online communities of work, practice and information sharing. What do we mean by engagement online?

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The Illusion of Control

Elsua

Trusting your people is always cheaper , as my good friend Lee Bryant once wrote and I couldn’t have agreed more with that statement, even more so if we are ever so keen on transitioning into social networks and communities as the new operating model.

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Don’t Underestimate the Value of Your Community Managers

Elsua

Never mind the community facilitators. Communities are different beasts. Key concepts like social capital skills, open knowledge sharing, collaboration, engagement, commitment, passion, trust, etc. Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0

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The Untold Costs of Social Networking

Elsua

We, human beings, have got an inner urge to wanting to belong to a group, a tribe, a team, a community, a network, you name it. Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

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Community Managers and the Art of Facilitating Communities Effectively

Elsua

Of course, I am talking about the role of the Community Manager , or Community Facilitator , which has been my preferred term from the beginning. Who else out there nowadays doesn’t consider themselves a community manager, right? Any community.

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