Mapping the World: the INGENAES Global Symposium and Learning Exchange

Making CommunitySense

It all started with mapping the local: the Tilburg Urban Farming community. This January, however, I ended up mapping the global end of the agricultural spectrum: the INGENAES Global Symposium and Learning Exchange, held in Lusaka, Zambia.

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Social Architecture (a manifesto) | Management Innovation eXchange

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Management Innovation eXchange. Management Innovation eXchange. The result is a new balance between hierarchy and community that is called social architecture. Redefine the work of leadership Reinvent the means of control Enable communities of passion.

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Check Out Our Entry for Management Innovation eXchange M-Prize Hack

Portals and KM

I recently wrote about the Management Innovation Exchange(MIX) – see Collaborative Innovation at the Management Innovation eXchange (MIX). values (including transparency, collaboration, meritocracy, openness, community and self-determination) can help overcome the design limits of Management 1.0—and It is “an open innovation project aimed at reinventing management for the 21st century.

The Customer Community

Online Community Strategy

Companies now realize they have been renting their customer communities on social platforms. . Developing Customer communities. Specifically, online Customer communities that companies build, host and manage. Community is the Fabric of Brand. the “Community”).

2017 32

Life Without eMail – 5th Year Progress Report – The Community, The Movement


1:1 Confidential, sensitive exchanges (HR, Legal, Financial matters would be prime examples for this use case. Life Without eMail – The Community, The Movement. Hello and welcome to the Life Without eMail community. Google Plus Community – Life Without eMail.

2013 132

KM, Communities and the “Little Free Library”

Chris Collison

and was struck by the idea, and its parallels in the world of networks and communities of practice. Started in 2009, it’s a nonprofit that seeks to place these small, accessible book exchange boxes right in front of a house or on a street corner.

Interview about the birth and growth of the HR community

Joitske Hulsebosch

I interviewed Remco Mostertman, the initiator of a large HR community mainly on LinkedIn (Remco is on the right). I believe in learning by connecting and exchanging experiences. The core team is a community of purpose, the community as a whole is more a community of interest.

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Finding the 'elephant paths' of a community of practice

Joitske Hulsebosch

I''ve been facilitating a community of practice about sustainable energy in the Netherlands over the past 3 months. I had a meeting with the convener of the community before we started. The community dynamics What happened during the 3 months was this: A few people never showed up.

2014 23

Knoco stories: When communities of practice are not the answer

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When communities of practice are not the answer. Communities of practice are a mainstay of very many Knowledge Management Frameworks. Yet such online communities of practice are not always the silver bullet, and there are examples where they may not add much value at all.

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Want to Know What Community Members (a.k.a. Customers) Need? Just Ask.

Online Community Strategy

In its most basic form, a community strategy is a balance of an organization’s goals and its member’s (a.k.a Any community development (or refinement) initiative * requires * the input and direction of the members. What types of members does the community want to include?

2016 28

Knoco stories: Top 10 success factors for Communities of practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Top 10 success factors for Communities of practice. What factors make a Community of Practice successful? The core team of the CoP, and as many extended CoP members as possible, should meet; once at Community Launch , and then on a regular basis (ideally annually). (2) communit

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A social reporting game for community builders

Social Reporter

Recently Drew Mackie and I ran a training workshop about social reporting with community builders at Forever Manchester , as I trailed here. In practice it was more of an exchange of ideas, insights and triggers for further exploration … which is how we hoped it would turn out.

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A social reporting game for community builders

Social Reporter

Recently Drew Mackie and I ran a training workshop about social reporting with community builders at Forever Manchester , as I trailed here. In practice it was more of an exchange of ideas, insights and triggers for further exploration … which is how we hoped it would turn out.

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Cultivating Communities of Practice: Making Them Grow - YouTube

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Cultivating Communities of Practice: Making Them Grow. Communities of Practice are everywhere (Wenger, 1998). While this may be the case, it is possible to examine an organisation and find empty spaces where opportunities to cultivate communities of practice (CoPs) exist, and as one does, many questions relating to how this journey is best started begin to arise. suggests, even launching a single community involves considerable preparation to insure [sic] its success.

2014 24

Building Great Enterprise 2.0 Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Communities. It’s All About Community Most business leaders do not care about social networking — especially at the office. For many it evokes images of idle employees exchanging celebrity gossip on Facebook or Twitter. Social and collaboration technologies enable us to form virtual communities and feel more connected. Although the communities may be virtual, the impacts that spill into the real world are tangible. Do You Really Have a Community?

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Australia Enterprise: list of business online communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

A “top list&# of social networks and online communities for business and corporate. Not blogs - they must have community features of many-to-many discussions, leaders, UGC etc. Australian Businesswomen’s Network - run mentoring programs (private community). Australia’s community for solo & micro business. - by Stephen Spry Small Business Support Network (perhaps more of a blog than an online community?).

It’s Time to Flip the Social Media & Community ROI Equation on its Head

Online Community Strategy

It’s no secret that many Brands realize tremendous value from their social media and online community efforts. Most organizations have analytics in place and some form of dashboard that tracks performance, and in many cases, actual financial impact of social and community efforts. In the early days of community, all brands really had to do was show up. On the one hand, these programs and technologies enhance the Brand community experience.

2015 21

Community vs. Social Network - Lithosphere Community

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Lithosphere Community Sign In Forums Up 24 Comments Community vs. Social Network MikeW (Lithium Guru) Jun 6 Labels: Cyber Anthropology Social Media Michael Wu, Ph.D. is Lithiums Principal Scientist of Analytics, digging into the complex dynamics of social interaction and online communities. So the single most important feature that distinguishes a social network from a community is how people are held together on these sites. are just communities?

Business models for communities

Learning Alliances

One of the useful things that a community of practice does for us is to provide some useful boundaries for our attention. Everything around and outside of a community matters a lot, but we can think of it as context for the community.

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Case Study: Comics in Community Communication

Community Guy

In 2003, I was working on the community team at The LEGO Company, the maker of those fantastic and wonderfully ubiquitous plastic interlocking bricks. As a sidenote, Greg worked in exchange for a huge box of new LEGO sets that I sent him.

Urban orchard and plant exchange


'The site of 100 Union Street in SE1 has been transformed into an urban orchard and community garden. Designed by Heather Ring of the Wayward Plant Registry  for The Architecture Foundation  and built with the help of Bankside Open Spaces Trust and an array of other helpful volunteers the garden will regenerate a disused site in Bankside and create a place for exchange between local residents and visitors to the [London Festival of Architecture].

Social Media Principle #3 Economies Have Currencies

Evolving Web

A currency is a unit of exchange , facilitating the transfer of goods and/or services. Wikipedia Every economy has currencies – items that are traded or exchanged. Affinity groups develop around types of pictures or specific communities.

Enough to Go Around: The Case for Community Currency

How to Save the World

O ne of the paradoxes of industrial civilization is that in most communities we have, simultaneously: 1. many unmet needs: for affordable housing, healthy local food, meaningful livelihoods, real communities, and the need for ‘more time’, and.

2013 15

Community Indicators in Times of Stress

Nancy White

Right now I have the house to myself and found I needed some reflective time, and some processing of what has been swirling around us: community. If I think to the earthquakes in Christchurch, NZ, and Japan, these community indicators are alive and activated. You are my community.

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


when they last exchanged a round of tweets with someone else, which I guess is just the reaffirmation I needed to justify why I got things started with this experiment in the first place. Collaboration Communities elsua Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

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Speaking: #OCTribe Meetup | SF Jan27th

Online Community Strategy

Hi Folks – a quick post to let you know that I am leading a discussion at the #OCTribe Online Community Meetup in SF this Wednesday night. Online Communities are Your Organization’s Future. Online Communities are Critical to Your Company’s Future with Bill Johnston.

2016 22

How You Too Can Bookmark with the Info Elite at the Business Exchange Site

Online Social Networking

I traced the visit back to Business Exchange , Bloomberg Business Week’s social bookmarking site “that helps professionals discover and organize information from across the Web… a great way to share content and find the most relevant news on business topics.&#. On Friday, Business Exchange notified me that I will be the featured user starting Tuesday, December 22nd at approximately 9:15am ET and lasting for 24 hours. Business Exchange Site Basics.

Why Do I Share My Knowledge?


It’s part of that equation of trusting your peers, your networks, your communities, the folks around you, the ones whose personal business relationships you have been cultivating all along and for a reasonable amount of time. Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0

2012 142

Communities and Collaboration » Maximising the power of collective knowledge

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Communities and Collaboration. Communities and Collaboration. Communities and Collaboration » Page Maximising the power of collective knowledge. Communities. Communities of Practice. Posted on January 3, 2012 by Steve Dale in Communities of Practice , Knowledge Hub , Public Sector , Social Business , Social Enterprise. I’ve made clear in the slides the difference between “Communities of Practice” (CoPs) and “Social Networks”.

Take your pick - Facilitating, leading, managing, hosting, community-ship


It resonated with me so much that I celebrated Euan’s post by reviewing each point through the eyes of a Community of Practice facilitator. I got the word "community" expunged from any tools we bought! How relevant are communities of practice in a network age?

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Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Community 2.0

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It has been ten years since I wrote Net Gain and many people have asked me what my current view is on the economic opportunities associated with virtual communities. Well, a couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of delivering the opening keynote presentation at the Community 2.0

2007 20

Nestle – viral video campaigns destroy brand image

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Online Communities social media social networks anti community anti marketing Marketing nestle viral videoNestle has brought out a suite of viral videos, that are sure to cause a lot of discussion on how bad they are. Benny Hill reruns springs to mind.

Designing Web-Based Communities for Professionals


Designing online communities for business is a subtle blend of creating the right business model, a clear understanding and service of member needs and a usable interface that enables professionals to focus on engagement. What’s unique about designing for a professional community?

Why Social Business Keeps Failing to Deliver


may well be to the corporate world was on a Twitter exchange with Eric Norlin , organiser of the always inspiring, thought-provoking and wonderful Defrag conference event, in Denver, Colorado, where he was mentioning how more and more he was convinced that Social Business, Enterprise 2.0

2012 140

Can IBM Watson Workspace Save Our Productivity?


I don’t want AI to make me dumber by sacrificing my own privacy in exchange of convenience. Collaboration Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0 Apparently, our productivity as employees has been plummeting since the mid 70s.

2016 61

Collaborators, Cooperators and People I Learn From


Online social networks and communities of practice cooperate. They need to make social networks, communities of practice, and narrative part of the work ’. Collaboration Communities elsua Enterprise2.0

2015 76

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload


Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0 I heart Activity Streams. I mean, I * love* them to bits!

2011 106

Preview of the Brands & Collaborative Economy Research Project

Online Community Strategy

Many organizations see online communities, social networks and collaboration platforms as “enablers” and areas to begin experimentation. Tagged: brands , collaborative economy , innovation , Online Community , Research , social media.

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Social Business Is People to People Business – The Iberia Story


And yet, a couple of exchanges with @Iberia through Twitter and we are all good. Yes, just that, 2 or 3 exchanges in Twitter and we are back in business! Collaboration Communities Conference Events Enterprise2.0 As you may have seen it already, once again, I am on the move.

2012 87

Lessons on the hard job of designing communities in the organization | Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

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Home About Contact Categories About blogosphere about france About me About this blog Books I read Case management Collaborative practices Communication Communities Corporate blogging economy enterprise 2.0 communities can be facilitated, lightly managed but never imposed.

2006 15