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What’s Your Purpose?

Elsua

When looking into it with a bit more detail though, one can find that perhaps, right at the heart of the matter, one of the most powerful reasons as to why that happens is because most organisations haven’t been able to answer properly the one question that matters: ‘ What’s your purpose?’.

Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking

Elsua

Greg mentions on that succinct tweet how he will be looking forward to potentially settle down on a single social networking site for 2012 and beyond to stay focused, which seems to be, and rightly so, the focus of attention nowadays for plenty of people, if I may add so myself.

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Deb Lavoy on Promoting the Purpose Driven Organization and Designing the Collaborative Enterprise

Portals and KM

Deb said that one way to create engagement is with a clear sense of purpose for the organization. It is a sense of purpose. Even the best people are not successful without a sense of purpose. Deb expanded on this is a recent blog post, The Pursuit of (Organizational) Purpose. The purpose acts as the primary criteria for decision-making. I have also seen the power of a shared sense of purpose.

A New MOOC for May/June – First Steps into Teaching in FE/HE

Jenny Connected

The aim of this MOOC is to enable, facilitate and support open academic practice within Oxford Brookes University itself and across the academic community worldwide. Building on OCSLD’s experience of running courses for a national and international audience, the First Steps OOC/MOOC will be offered free to the global academic community.

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Nurturing Your Social Networks To Help You Find Your Purpose

Elsua

Well, two words to define it that I can think of, so far, to explain such a quiet period: (re) focus and purpose. . Of everything that I may have built over the course of the last 17 years in this rather fragile digital world. Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0

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Community Goals and Measurements

John Tropea - Delicious Community

What goals and measurements should be defined for communities, community members, community managers, and community program managers? Three different kinds of metrics can be captured and reported for communities: 1. Goals for community members. community

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Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Purpose/Outcome What is the desired purpose and outcome for the group? What is the INTENT behind the purpose? People are busy and if they don’t see and understand the purpose and its value, they won’t participate. Do you want your community to be public or private?

Communities in the Crowd Economy: #CSWEurope15

Online Community Strategy

They may sell products or services, build relationships, share advice, give reviews, collaborate, co-create and more. One key strategy is to develop customer communities where customers connect to people in the business (as hosts) as well as other customers and prospects (as peers).

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Links of the Month: May 6, 2012

How to Save the World

Y ou may have noticed that my ‘links of the month’ posts have become less frequent (often every second month) and less focused on the ‘politics and economics as usual’ material.

Carl Jackson on Supporting Online Communities in International Development

Nancy White

Carl Jackson of Westhill Knowledge Group (formerly at IDS – Institute of Development Studies ), colleague at KM4Dev , friend and all around smart and funny guy took 20 minutes to share some of his experiences supporting and participating in online communities in international development.

Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Purpose/Outcome What is the desired purpose and outcome for the group? What is the INTENT behind the purpose? People are busy and if they don’t see and understand the purpose and its value, they won’t participate. Do you want your community to be public or private?

Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Purpose/Outcome What is the desired purpose and outcome for the group? What is the INTENT behind the purpose? People are busy and if they don’t see and understand the purpose and its value, they won’t participate. Do you want your community to be public or private?

Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Purpose/Outcome What is the desired purpose and outcome for the group? What is the INTENT behind the purpose? People are busy and if they don’t see and understand the purpose and its value, they won’t participate. Do you want your community to be public or private?

Green Chameleon » Purposeful Metadata

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Purposeful Metadata I’ve blogged over at www.organisingknowledge.com (my book-blog) on the need for a sense of purpose when we design metadata. Here’s how the blog post starts: When we do taxonomy projects we almost always come to a point where we are having a conversation with our clients about metadata.

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). Approach "There are different types of communities: communities of purpose, communities of practice and communities of interest, the HR community you could say is all three.

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Mapping a community – easy and not-so-easy

Learning Alliances

In diving into the real-life river of data, we may not know just how deep things are — and only discover the shallow end (meaning “easier”) methods later! code community data Technology Googleapps OpenRefine

Knoco stories: When communities of practice are not the answer

John Tropea - Delicious Community

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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Knoco stories: Top 10 success factors for Communities of practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Friday, May 11, 2012. Top 10 success factors for Communities of practice. What factors make a Community of Practice successful? 2) Ensure community activities address business issues. 7) Improve the usefulness of Community Tools provided. May (25). May (23).

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Cultivating Communities of Practice: Making Them Grow - YouTube

John Tropea - Delicious Community

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.

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Becoming a Successful Socially Integrated Enterprise – The Long Journey

Elsua

What’s your purpose? . As you can see, it all starts with asking the ‘ why? ’, that is, the purpose. and, perhaps, much more importantly, why are we still doing the things we are doing, when we all know they may well not be as effective as they once were?

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Differentiating Between Social Media and Community Management

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Community Roundtable A peer network for community managers and social media practitioners. Jim will often say that everyone is a community manager and he is right – everyone has a group of constituents which could be cultivated to drive better performance. However, not all companies want, need to, or can cultivate a community. In high complexity markets or use cases, communities make more sense. Our theory of community is that a.

Community Management as Stewardship – and Happy #CMAD!

Online Community Strategy

One topic keeps surfacing during all the conversations, no matter how varied the duties and perceptions of the role may be: that of stewardship. To all the Community Managers out there: Happy #CMAD! Tagged: CMAD , community manager. stew·ard·ship. :

The 11 Fundamental Laws Of Building Online Communities - The Online Community Guide

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Richard is also the the author of the Online Community Manifesto. e-mail : richard@feverbee.com Tel :+44 (0)20 7792 2469 Loading Archives June 2011 May 2011 April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 October 2010 September 2010 More.

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The Beginning of a New Work Adventure – Joining panagenda!

Elsua

Those of you who may not know much about them and what they do (just yet!) So, ‘ what is panagenda, again?’ , you may be wondering, right? Collaboration Communities elsua Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

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Network Weaving: The 5 Kinds of Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

skip to main | skip to sidebar Tuesday, July 12, 2011 The 5 Kinds of Communities When we talk about building community, we start by acknowledging that many of us live in multiple communities. A community is a network of people who share things in common. community

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Enabling Early Adopters to Lead Your Change Initiatives

Elsua

But before we go into that with a bit more detail, you may consider yourself lucky working on such Social Business transformation programme right from the start within your company. But it all starts with giving them a purpose. Collaboration Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

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How Many Circles Does it Take to Make a Community?

How to Save the World

L ast evening I spent a couple of hours with three of my Bowen In Transition colleagues — Don Marshall, Rob Cairns and Robert Ballantyne — discussing what, if anything, we might do to start preparing our community (Bowen Island, off Vancouver BC, population 3800, area 20 sq.

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

Elsua

Who would have thought cooking food would help your team(s) members bond together in much more meaningful ways than whatever other team building activity you may have thought of in the past? Collaboration Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

2016 83

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. On purpose. as in ‘what’s the purpose of that new social tool?’ Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

2016 96

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

Elsua

So in case you may have missed it and if you are keen on reading further along how it all started and what kind of impact it has had so far in yours truly, that article would still be a really good start on this particular topic. .

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Vanity Killed the Social Media Star

Elsua

These media tools have, finally, managed to convert us all into Web celebrities, at least, to someone out there who may be morbidly interested in what we have got to say and share about ourselves, just so that we can compare. It may take time, but, eventually, they will.

2016 95

Never Underestimate the Power of Education and Enablement

Elsua

Yes, I know some of you folks may be thinking that while going through that exercise you would need to build yourself up with tons of patience and perseverance as it’s going to take a good amount of time to get it done. Building community right from day one.

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The Art of Community Now Available For Free Download | Art Of Community Online

John Tropea - Delicious Community

My passion behind the book was to provide a solid guide to building, energizing and enabling pro-active, productive and enjoyable communities. Today I am pleased to announce the general availability of The Art Of Community under a Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike license.

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.

The Crisis of Meaning in the Knowledge Workforce

Elsua

If you have been reading this blog for a little while now, you may remember how there have been numerous ocassions where I have discussed how I am one of those folks who doesn’t really buy into both the whole generations or digital divide arguments. Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0

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A Community-Based Resilience Framework

How to Save the World

What is our purpose, the thing that gives our life meaning and drives us? What is in the Sweet Spot at the intersection of our gifts, passions and purpose, the things we are ‘meant to do’ in this life? Assess your knowledge of the essential elements of a healthy community.

Cover story: Building healthy communities - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The concept of communities of practice (CoPs), as defined in the book, Cultivating Communities of Practice , was simple: an informal group of peers sharing ideas, insight, information and help about a topic they are deeply, sometimes passionately, interested in.

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How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

There may well be a time where I’ll write about them, specially, in the mobility scenario when both my iPhone and iPad Air have become my not so new anymore workplace. . So I continue to question its purpose and my overall use of it. Even if just for nostalgic purposes.

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Social Computing Guidelines and Why You Would Still Need Them

Elsua

Back in that blog entry I mentioned how having the right purpose is the main trigger to get things going. That’s why whenever I work with clients I firstly asked them: ‘What’s your purpose?’ May 2005. .

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Boston E20 Notes: The Iceberg Effect of Community Management

Portals and KM

I attended session - The Iceberg Effect of Community Management led by Rachel Happe, Principal, The Community Roundtable and Jason Quesada, Digital Media Marketing Manager, UBM TechWeb. Here is the session description: “Do you know what community managers really do? You may think they sit at their desks and chat online all day, and while that is definitely a part of it, community management is more than just tweets, likes, and pings.