Monetizing: Virtual Goods venture capital 2009

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The platform is based on an innovative engagement-marketing model in which users earn points or virtual currencies by participating in unique advertising offers that are specially engineered for targeting, relevancy and maximum conversions. business models virtual goods

2009 202

The Customer Community

Online Community Strategy

Further, communities can be a catalyst for development and innovation, and will be critical to future business models. Companies that create modern communities with their customers will be more innovative, realize more value and have more resilient businesses than their competitors who don’t.

2017 58

The Customer Community

Online Community Strategy

Further, communities can be a catalyst for development and innovation, and will be critical to future business models. Companies that create modern communities with their customers will be more innovative, realize more value and have more resilient businesses than their competitors who don’t.

2017 46

Collaborative Thinking: Socializing At Work - No Longer A Waste Of Time

Collaborative Thinking

Investments in human capital rise only when the risk to the core business model is self-evident (e.g., Business strategists increasingly view the consumer market as a template for enterprise solutions that enable more flexible work models, catalyze informal interactions and connect people with shared interests.

2008 100

Five good principles for organizational transformation

Chris Corrigan

Today corporate transformations must be designed and executed quickly and routinely—not as once-a-decade events. Management teams are looking for best practices that increase speed and reduce the risk of pursuing business model innovation and change. As soon as a company executes the idea it’s pursuing, it shows its hand to competitors— who will quickly respond with their own strategies. Collaboration Cynefin Design Leadership Learning Organization

2016 36

New Case Studies published on Bioteams Business Games

The Bumble Bee

Over 1-2 days they run their business for 3 years and as well as making all the key operational and strategic decisions also have to deal with real issues such as competitor price changes, supplier problems and misleading media stories!

2012 136

Bioteams: Learning from Nature to improve Project Management

The Bumble Bee

Meanwhile, having modern technology devices is useless if mental and business models are still based on old-fashioned concepts. Human subsistence could be at serious risk if development vision is not changed radically, along with design, products' life cycles and material's sources.

2012 208

organizational responsiveness

Taming the spaces

In one hand, the increasing specialization of useful knowledge for design, engineering, and manufacturing of products makes it difficult for industrial organizations to rely entirely on in-house learning processes.

2010 153

Masterclass: The cultures of collaboration - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

To create a culture that supports collaboration, leaders must understand, create conditions for and model collaboration for teams, communities and networks. Walking the talk  as leaders express their identity through deliberate role modelling, teaching, and coaching  so we follow!

News Updates (October 5, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

5 will launch its Passport telepresence offering, which company officials say will offer full HD video capabilities in a device that is a third of the size, weight and price of comparable systems offered by Cisco and other competitors. IBM vs Google Apps.

2009 148

The Evolution of Cooperation

Jenny Connected

If Darwinian processes favour successful competitors why does cooperation exist? In the forum topic thread designated for this mission, no later than Monday, Feb 4 Pacific time, post a question that you’d like to see addressed by everybody in regard to the biological and/or cultural evolution of cooperation. Can biological models from other species be scientifically applied to human subjects, or are they metaphors for how we might understand human behaviour?

2013 172

Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

What about other profitable service areas that rely on big networks of people, networks like Amazon or eBay – are these future partners, or competitors?

Social Architecture (a manifesto) | Management Innovation eXchange

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Slowly but surely clients are starting to understand that the proof of the pudding is in the eating, and that we should put our beautiful models to the test on the shop floor. Design Credits. Management Innovation eXchange. Its time to reinvent management. You can help. Search.

From Social Insights to Social Business Innovation: MIT Enterprise Forum

Portals and KM

New and powerful business models are emerging – models based on social innovation.”. Marcus said share of voice is one: how to get people talking about us more than competitors. Nathaniel said you can design initiatives for measurability. Last night I went to an interesting event sponsored by the MIT Enterprise Forum. It was part of their Innovation Series:  From Social Insights to Social Business Innovation.

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Understanding the Real Structure within Your Organization with NetAge OrgScope

Portals and KM

After some investigation, NetAge decided to build OrgScope on StarTree, a hyperbolic viewer designed for visualizing large data networks. OrgScope provides models of organizations that everyone can share, contributing to real transparency.

2008 130

MeasuredUp Enables Company to Customer Conversations

Portals and KM

So he designed a platform where consumers could share their experiences, vent or praise as appropriate and, ultimately, effect change. I asked Marc how MeasuredUp handles the possibility of unwarranted trashing by a competitor or other party with bad intentions.

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Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Is ChinesePod setting industry standards?

Ken Carroll

The role of the instructor (or practitioner ) is that of modelling and demonstrating, rather than as arbiters or controllers. You do, however, manage to get in an advertisement for a competitor site - which appears to be your real intent. Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0

2008 162

Masterclass: The cultures of collaboration - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

To create a culture that supports collaboration, leaders must understand, create conditions for and model collaboration for teams, communities and networks. Walking the talk  as leaders express their identity through deliberate role modelling, teaching, and coaching  so we follow!

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Small World Labs “Small World Labs provides the design, implementation, and hosting services for your online social or professional network.&#

2008 55

The Evolution of Cooperation

Jenny Connected

If Darwinian processes favour successful competitors why does cooperation exist? In the forum topic thread designated for this mission, no later than Monday, Feb 4 Pacific time, post a question that you’d like to see addressed by everybody in regard to the biological and/or cultural evolution of cooperation. Can biological models from other species be scientifically applied to human subjects, or are they metaphors for how we might understand human behaviour?

2013 100

The Networked Enterprise and Bioteams in China

The Bumble Bee

All these problems have one common heading: Business collaborations fail for lack of a proven collaboration model which is exactly what the VEN model offers. There is a full stage model in the book].

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Education Technology Action Group consultation

SocialTech

The text from the website suggests that learners will be incentivised by access to data relating to their achievement in relation to others data: “They will understand their own data, be able to act on it directly, have a sense of "where I am" relative to others now, to preceding learners, to international competitors, to the younger learners behind them, and so on.”

Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The open source model allows Alfresco to use best-of-breed open source technologies and contributions from the open source community to get higher quality software produced more quickly at much lower cost.

2008 58

The Power Of Pull: Joi Ito And Yossi Vardi Have Pull, And So Can You (Book Excerpt)

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This small visual design alteration instantly made the integrity of Google’s search results visible and apparent by separating free results from those for which advertisers had paid.

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Education Technology Action Group consultation

SocialTech

The text from the website suggests that learners will be incentivised by access to data relating to their achievement in relation to others data: “They will understand their own data, be able to act on it directly, have a sense of "where I am" relative to others now, to preceding learners, to international competitors, to the younger learners behind them, and so on.”

Jive SBS Structure Best Practices, Part 1 » Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Community

This is because an emergent structure tends to reflect how people truly think about and interact about your organization’s people, business processes, functions, business units, competitors, products and services, etc. It’s a great model for future folks to look at and think about.

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The Worst Idea of All Time: Act 1

How to Save the World

As you know, the government announced last week that we have reached the third level of collapse in the Orlov model, specifically level 3.2 The competitors who do have these survival instincts and emotions would wipe the fools out in no time.

2017 46

NetAge Report #4: Organizing at the edge of chaos

Endless Knots

On the broader point of the benefits of reorganization, we agree: Better organizational design offers enormous competitive advantage. Suddenly storms erupt—thanks to revolutionary technologies, unforeseen competitors, safety accidents, world events—that bring chaotic change.

2009 116

Online Communities: Establishing a Community's Culture

Online Community Report

The community is open to all (even competitors. Clearly identifying desirable behavior as a model for others to embrace. If you subscribe to the design principals of the Bauhaus, then "form follows function".

Online Communities: Establishing an Online Community’s Culture

Online Community Strategy

The community is open to all (even competitors. Clearly identifying desirable behavior as a model for others to embrace. If you subscribe to the design principals of the Bauhaus, then “form follows function&#. This is cross-posted from the Online Community Report blog.

When Social Networking Sites Compete

Online Social Networking

Design Consistency - How can we add capabilities while preserving our site’s overall look, feel and philosophy? As a result, overall Facebook design is simpler and perhaps a bit more intimate. Furthermore, the way businesses and individuals can now both use the Facebook News Feed seems to more closely follow the Twitter model. concept a step farther than any of their competitors. When Twitter, Ning and Facebook Compete.

Twelve best practices for online customer communities | Enterprise Web 2.0 | ZDNet.com

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Many communities struggle for a while until they catch their stride when they reach the right participants, or offer the right means of engagement such as using a different model such as a social network instead of discussion forums (or vice versa.) Designed for bold living.

SSRN-The Role of Corporate Social Capital in Business Innovation.

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Design/methodology/approach - We propose a management framework for CSC which incorporates the components of centrality, absorptive capacity, human capital, internal capital and financial soundness. The example illustrates how firms can assess their own or their competitors innovation potential through assessing their CSC in the market place.

How To Develop a Business-Aligned Social Media & Social Networking Strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Create and implement a competitor monitoring system to track competitor activities on blogs, social networks, public wikis , feed subscription services, and social bookmarking systems. In the blog post What Social Media Adoption Model Are You Following?

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more details please

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

About a third of the book, at the end, describes the five dysfunctions model. Like all good models its nice and simple and can be drawn on a whiteboard. Each part of the model is interlocked. Inspiring action is more important than gaining insight.

2012 36

When online communities go to work | Enterprise Web 2.0 | ZDNet.com

John Tropea - Delicious Community

While debate still occurs about whether consumer social networking is an effective model for how we should run our organizations in the future, one under-appreciated online phenomenon has been quietly and steadily remaking the very notion of business itself.

Forrester Wave Report: The Leaders in Community Platforms for Marketers (Part 4/4)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Fortunately, the Forrester Wave reports are designed to segment crowded industries. I would agree with Jeremiah that what is really important is the solution and services that you are able to provide customers – in some sense, regardless of deployment model.

The Enterprise Social Network, Auto-Generated And Visually Mapped

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

So at Web 2 Expo this week, Trampoline Systems , the UK-based enterprise startup, launched its new Sonar Dashboard tool designed to be a “Facebook for the enterprise”. On the contrary, it was rigorously designed to meet enterprise security and inter-operability requirements from the outset. SONAR works with a full range of mainstream enterprise systems, unlike certain competitors which are tied to a single vendor’s stack.

2008 29

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Thenew business model: Your basic product/service is free: This is the world that marketing whiz Seth Godin describes in his booksand blog, and was to some extent predicted by Clay Christensen and MikeRaynor in TheInnovators Solution. Andits beginning to force every company to re-examine its business modelbefore some competitor comes in and prices its bread-and-butter productor service at zero dollars.

2009 46

Exclusive: First Look At Genome, A Next-Gen Social Networking Service - ReadWriteWeb

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Its not a competitor to other data portability movements like Facebook Connect , MySpaces Data Availability , or Google Friend Connect. Invited by Vlad, I am currently helping the design of Genome service. I also want to thank our designers: Rederick Asher and Vladimir Tatarovich.

2008 37

A Practical Guide to Implementing Web 2.0 (aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization

How to Save the World

like SharePoint) designed to improve internal collaboration, that actually discourages collaboration. Groupware, of which the most notorious example is SharePoint, was designed to facilitate 'communities of practice' (CoPs). So what's the best model for a corporate website?

HR Magazine - Exclusive: Google research heralds arrival of the human systems director

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Buybacks of staff resigning to join a competitor are on the increase in the City. While nearly half of those surveyed believe new technologies will encourage innovation in the next five years and 42% think they will change current business models, one in five employees say there is no process in place for them to contribute ideas to their employer and that their employer does not encourage them to come up with new ideas. Features. HR TV. Blogs. About. Contact. HR Most Influential.

2011 34

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

A study done by one largemultinational organization discovered their actual user audiencecomprised, in order: Needless to say, since the website was designed for customers, itwasnt reaching its intended audience, and wasnt meeting the needs ofits actual audience.

2009 76