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So You Want to Host a Web Meeting? A Resource

Full Circle Associates

I have a lot of tips, most of them learned from many many colleagues from all over, both from watching the masters work and from resources they have created. collaboration communities of practice community engagement facilitation online interaction technology stewardship web_meetings

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The Future of Collaboration Lies in Human Resources AND Management’s Hands

Elsua

Indeed, Human Resources is right in the eye of the hurricane in terms of trying to figure out whether it stands, that is, whether it would want to continue sustaining a rather sick, corrupted and disturbing system of mismanaging resources commanded by senior management or whether it would finally want to transform itself into what it should have been in the first place: ( facilitating) Human Relationships. Collaboration Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

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e-mint: Valuable Resource for Online Community Professionals

Managing Communities

e-mint is an association of online community professionals. ResourcesBut, if you say “e-mint” to any of the members, the first thing that will come to mind is the Yahoo! Group, the mailing list that all of the nearly 1,000 members are a part of. The group was originally founded in 2000 by Rebecca Newton (longtime [.].

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Comic Book Resources to Delete Forum with 12.9 Million Posts; Launches New Community with Stricter Moderation

Managing Communities

Community Cultivation Interacting with Members Managing the Community Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you.

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Resource Guide to Learning Delivery Methods

Full Circle Associates

The Resource Guide to Learning Delivery Methods (pdf for now) is a version of one of the outputs of our work, shared with permission from the Facility with the hope that it adds value to your work. communities of practice international development knowledge sharing learning elearning

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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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Helpful facilitation resources for #Occupy groups

Chris Corrigan

If you are a part of an #Occupy group and are focusing on the facilitation teams, I’d like to offer you some resources from the Art of Hosting community. On my site are scads of Facilitation Resources for use. My friend Tree Bressen offers a comprehensive set of consensus decision making resources on her pages and that is well worth a look. I hope these resources can be useful. Art of Hosting Collaboration Community Facilitation Organization

How To Build An Online Community: The Ultimate List Of Resources - FeverBee

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This is What Community Strategy Looks Like

Managing Communities

ResourcesPlease Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you.

2015 24

Don’t Underestimate the Value of Your Community Managers

Elsua

Never mind the community facilitators. Communities are different beasts. If not, judge for yourselves, to quote Rachel, on the list of pressures that community leaders are facing at the moment: . Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0

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Gary Vaynerchuk Uses This Data to Convince Companies to Invest in Community Management

Managing Communities

Resources Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you.

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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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Music Artists Routinely Give Away Their Most Valuable Resource and Don’t Even Realize It

Managing Communities

Community Cultivation Managing the Community Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you.

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Let Me Introduce You to Some Community Management Professionals I Met at SXSW

Managing Communities

Resources Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you.

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The Best Guide to Online Community Platforms in 2015

Managing Communities

Developing Your Community ResourcesPlease Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you.

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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.

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

Elsua

Life Without eMail – The Community, The Movement. Hello and welcome to the Life Without eMail community. So thanks ever so much, Alan, for triggering the thought of having an online community for us to get together! Google Plus Community – Life Without eMail.

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Gamification and school professional community

Community Capers

Many of you will also be thinking about how to further develop a professional community within your school. They are encouraged to add resources to learning missions, devise new missions, present at professional learning events or publish school based research.

Paywall for News.com and Online Community Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

As tomorrow is an historic day – The Australian and other news.com sites move behind the paywall – what WILL we pay for, what SHOULD we pay for and what OTHER revenues streams are being missed by News.com refusal to build online communities around their content? Time = resources.

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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Community Management Fundamentals – Where Do I Start?

Elsua

Yes, of course, I am talking about (online) communities and community building. There is just so much information and resources available out there, right? Well, how about some Community Management Fundamentals ? Yes, indeed, online communities are hot!

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Community Managers and the Art of Facilitating Communities Effectively – Part Deux

Elsua

Great points altogether shared across by Glen, specially, the fun aspect of being a community facilitator, which helps us reintroduce, once again, the whole concept of fun@work , which I will talk about in an upcoming blog post, as I feel it’s got enough meat to discuss it separately.

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The Biggest Blind Spot I Encounter in Community Professionals (and How to Fix It)

Managing Communities

Managing the Community ResourcesPlease Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you.

2015 13

40 Great Resources for Developing a Community Management Strategy « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Community

emergent by design Home About 40 Great Resources for Developing a Community Management Strategy 2009 November 13 tags: community , community management , Media , Social Media , strategy by Venessa Miemis A practical guide for Community Management strategies, best practices, and resources. Community Manager Job Description Community Manager Responsibilities & Goals Online Community Managers: What Do They Do?

Understanding Open Educational Resources: Information for Schools

SocialTech

I''m happy to announce that Dr Björn Haßler, Helen Neo, and Janet Blair, who will working with Leicester City Council''s DigiLit Leicester project to create guidance for secondary school staff, designed to introduce and promote the use of Open Educational Resources (OER) across city schools.

How to Create a Static Archive of Old Community Features You No Longer Use

Managing Communities

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Communities in the Crowd Economy: #CSWEurope15

Online Community Strategy

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). These communities translate into real value for the customer and for the host business.

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Examining the Legality of Online Community Volunteers

Managing Communities

Managing Staff ResourcesPlease Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you.

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Ponderings on Network & Community Governance Part 1

Full Circle Associates

KM4Dev has been around for over 10 years and grown to be a vibrant and respected community. It certainly is one of my very central communities of practice and I love and fret over it a lot. A community of practice (CoP)? In other words, legitimacy beyond the community.

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CommunityBuilders – Online Community Still Crazy After Years with Nancy White

Elsua

If you have been involved with virtual communities and online facilitation, I bet it’s almost impossible not having come across the absolutely fabulous work on facilitating online communities Nancy has done, and shared across!,

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The Community Roundtable's Community Maturity Model

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Community Roundtable A peer network for community managers and social media practitioners. This lack of standards is causing a lot of friction and frustration – particularly for community managers themselves. Social Silk November 19, 2009 at 6:51 pm What is Community?

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Gamification of a Community of Practice

Community Capers

This is the first in a series of posts to relaunch this blog on a new footing more focussed on the exciting space created by the marriage of community, learning and gameplay. Community of Practice. “ But communities of practice are not just celebrations of common interests.

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Backchannel Resources

Nancy White

A DM Tweet today caused me to go and look and see what resources I’ve posted on the blog about back channel work. Backchannel Resources (including a link to Howard Rheingold’s ). Community Back Channel. Blogs and Community (has as section on backchannel).

New publication: Expanding the Academic Research Community – Building Bridges into Society with the Internet

Making CommunitySense

de Moor (2014), Expanding the Academic Research Community – Building Bridges into Society with the Internet. Stillman (eds.), Theories, Practices, and Examples for Community and Social Informatics , Monash University Publishing, Melbourne. Academic research is under threat from issues like lack of resources, fraud, and societal isolation. After (re)defining this process, we examine how the academic research community could be expanded using the Internet.

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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.

The Secret Ingredient for Customer Lifecycle Marketing? Community Management.

Online Community Strategy

Community Management. Based on my direct experience and years of studying the intersection of marketing and online community, I would assert that building meaningful relationships at scale is still an undeveloped function in the majority of most organizations.

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Editable version of Chapter 10 – Action Notebook

Digital Habitats

Recently a group of students in the Foundations of Communities of Practice workshop completed a Word-Doc version of Chapter 10. And in one community that was at a very early stage of development, it was useful to complete just the front end and skip the rest of it.).

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Acting resourcefully in a space of community organizing

Chris Corrigan

We were conducting a second residential training in collaborative leadership with a number of planning grantees working in communities to make impacts on the social and economic determinants of health. We are a small community and relationships are very important.

U.S. Community Managers: Get to Know the Communications Decency and SPEECH Acts

Managing Communities

Managing the Community ResourcesPlease Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you.

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Becoming a Jedi Master – The Secret Art of Cultivating Online Communities #sbf12 #cmgr

Elsua

topics (like online community management, social CRM, customer service, etc. around the subject of managing, leading, facilitating or stewarding online communities. The secret art of cultivating online communities Luis Suarez.

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