Understanding the Real Structure within Your Organization with NetAge OrgScope

Portals and KM

Moving beyond reporting relationships, OrgScope also maps team memberships (which LDAP similarly captures through permission structures), information flows, and workflows, which together give more complete pictures of the organizational network.

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Anecdote: Distributed teams and the bane of time zones

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Kennedy and the French Revolution | Main | The difficulty in being the expert interpreting a story » 19/06/07 | Distributed teams and the bane of time zones By Shawn. Lynda Gratton at MITSloan has written a short article of some factors that might affect the performance of a distributed team. Im three weeks into a new virtual team and Im surprised by the lack of awareness of team member time zones. Ensure the task is meaningful to the team and the company.

The Technology-Collaboration Disconnect - BusinessWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Execution: Is the proliferation of virtual teams breaking our decision making? The tools became a resource to allow teams to work better rather than a task on top of assignments. Identify and prioritize the capabilities teams need and then translate them into the appropriate technology choices.

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More White-Label Options For Social Network Sites

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

but mostly I hear these points presented in isolation, without insight on the business value gained in the interim from using tools that sometimes far exceed what existing large vendors offer - and rarely do I find IT groups doing the necessary due diligence to comprehend the social aspects of these systems - most are still stopping at the functional comparison stage.) This link will bring you our team page.

A Journey In Social Media: On Conversational Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

I have to give all due credit to EMCs management team for supporting this initiative, even though there were no defined outcomes in the traditional sense. We ended up creating a short comparison chart to help people along a bit, but thats all. A Journey In Social Media A journal about my personal thoughts regarding evolving a comprehensive social media strategy at a large company.

Collaborative Writing Tools And Technology: A Mini-Guide

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Groove Virtual Office is available at no cost for personal use or 60-day business evaluation. Some projects are overseen by an editor or editorial team, but many grow without any top-down oversight. Collaborative Writing tools comparison chart Click on the screenshot below to view the full chart.

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The tension in collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

In particular, teams that work collaboratively can obtain greater resources, recognition and reward when facing competition for finite resources.” Four Groups Blog 24/8/2008 The Tension in Collaboration Summary There is a tension at the heart of our efforts to collaborate.

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