10 options for implementing a KM strategy

Chris Collison

This is more of a tactic than an implementation strategy per se – but it’s often successful to point to examples of successful KM from other organisations (competitors and customers are particular impactful) to create some “me too” or “me better” demand.

Forbidden to learn (socially)

Joitske Hulsebosch

At a meeting I got into a conversation with someone who was involved in facilitating online exchange through a knowledge platform. She told me that she could not talk with that company at all because it is a competitor of her company.

2015 169

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

is aninformationprofessional with Omni Consultants, a big global consultancy that isnow focused (as are its competitors) on personal productivityimprovement, facilitation, cultural anthropology, and design andcommunication skills development services for their clients. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works.

2008 37

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

is aninformationprofessional with Omni Consultants, a big global consultancy that isnow focused (as are its competitors) on personal productivityimprovement, facilitation, cultural anthropology, and design andcommunication skills development services for their clients. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works.

2008 35

The Digital Workplace in the Connected Organization – Part 2: New Features

Portals and KM

An effective digital workplace facilitates fast reaction and proactive initiatives when an organization is faced with unexpected events such as environmental emergencies, challenges from competitors or global market shifts.”.

2014 205

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

The filtering professional

Joitske Hulsebosch

Develop antennas for what's new in their profession, trends, customers, students (for teachers), competitors. Here's a presentation in prezi in Dutch language about the 'filtering facilitator' I will use tomorrow in a training session for facilitators of a learning trajectory.

2011 176

Our Panel for Social Media Week: Closing the Gap Between Theory and Practice in Relationship Management San Francisco

Online Community Strategy

Going beyond (while still embracing) customer relations, it is increasingly necessary that enterprises of every scale do more to improve social relationships with employees, suppliers, contractors, utilities, financial markets, stockholders, competitors, government, educators, and non-governmental organizatons. Whose ox shall be sheltered in consideration for facilitating necessary changes? .

IBM Connections Makes My Job Easier —Paul at IBM (Expertise Identification)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Here's an example: " A short while ago I was involved with a complex proposal to migrate a customer's collaboration environment from a competitor's technology to an IBM solution. Communities help members share information, and promote themselves, by facilitating collaboration via tools such as forums, files, wikis and blogs. Paul from IBM shares about how IBM Connections makes his job easier.

2012 140

Overcoming Information Overload on the Web: Part 3: Organic Semantics

Portals and KM

  The technology provides a temporal semantic visualization of events, by means of a Scan Cloud™ that facilitates a rapid understanding of trends, outliers and anomalies. Although different in their delivery, intent and scope, our competitors are search engines, web aggregators and web analytic solutions. This is the third of a three part series on how the Darwin Awareness Engine ™ addresses some of the key problems generated by information overload on the Web.

2011 133

Social Media at Work

Elsua

A passionate human being driving their message across to multiple audiences and the only thing that the Communications & Marketing teams can do is to embrace and facilitate that shift, that unstoppable change.

Reinventing Relationships with Social Business

Elsua

Now, you all know that I work for IBM, so I suppose the usual disclaimer applies in here, but must admit that the video clip itself even made me think about my own relationships as a customer, as a vendor, as an employee, as a partner, as a competitor, even as myself!

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.

2014 215

Your online Business Development System: The Alerts Radar

The Bumble Bee

OR "Network Facilitator"). Key Competitor Activity. OR "Virtual Enterprise" OR "Business Cluster" OR "Network Facilitator"). ==. In this the fourth article in my YOUBIDFAST series I introduce The RADAR as the third essential component of your Online Business Development System.

2010 152

10 Reasons NOT to Ban Social Media In Organisations – The Meme

Elsua

How about flattening the organisation, breaking down silos, helping knowledge workers find both content and experts much easier, facilitating serendipitous knowledge discoveries, bringing further up clarity, visibility and openness in both how people collaborate and share their knowledge?

2010 236

The Rise of Internal Knowledge Markets

Portals and KM

They note that “while these markets have existed in different forms for years, their use to facilitate knowledge transfer inside organizations is relatively new.” When colleagues are also competitors, individuals may hoard information for personal advantage. A new article in the Sloan Review by Hind Benbya and Marshall Van Alstyne, How to Find Answers Within Your Company , covered the rise of internal knowledge markets.

organizational responsiveness

Taming the spaces

Furthermore, they contend that these agile organizations actually “thrive” because they are proficient at predicting changes in demand, reconfiguring their processes, sharing information across organizational boundaries and, adopting new processes ahead of their competitors.

2010 153

Building a Solid Library of Use Cases

Elsua

There are folks out there, in which I’d include myself as well, who keep advocating that one of the first, most primal methods of instigating a Knowledge Management System within an organisation is through implementing a system that would facilitate Questions and Answers out there in the open.

2016 201

Value of a Community Manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The core competency here is in terms of facilitating relationships and communications between different parties. Tags: community facilitation role

2006 38

Back to Basics: The Community Strategy Team & Goal Definition

Online Community Strategy

Next, the Strategy Lead forms a core team to facilitate discussion with the extended stakeholders around the following topics: the intention in engaging the community; the potential value the organization hopes to create for itself and its customers; the risk associated with engaging, including worst case scenarios; the overhead, including headcount, budgets and staff time; the level of readiness to participate, and the required culture change to be successful.

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Creating Knowledge: Network Structure and Innovation

Link Center Essays

They shouldn't be enemies or competitors (more on them later), but friendly acquaintances will do fine. As a result, radical innovation is facilitated by sparser and clumpier networks -- as in a skunk works.

2008 51

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

offers an award-winning platform that facilitates the creation and management of these private business communities with world-class, easy-to-use tools that visually display relevant matches between people, companies, products - virtually anything.

2008 55

The “bitumen bubble” as gaiacide.

Chris Corrigan

We are “leaving money on the table” and every barrel that goes uncontested to the USA is being underpriced because it’s hungry competitor to the east doesn’t have a chance to drive the price up. The reason I am opposed to it is exactly because it will facilitate the mass burning of fossil fuels.

2013 52

Understanding the Real Structure within Your Organization with NetAge OrgScope

Portals and KM

Its power comes in the broader context of understanding collaboration within the organization and facilitating action based on the transparency revealed. If you in the US do not forget to vote today if you have not already. I voted early to avoid the lines.

2008 130

Back to Basics: The Strategy Team & Goal Definition

Online Community Report

These additional working sessions are a great place for brainstorming potential community features and engagements, and to discuss examples of online community and social media from competitors, leaders in the industry, or shiny object examples outside of your industry.

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Online Communities: Establishing a Community's Culture

Online Community Report

strong moderation / facilitation 12% (13) of the community site was a critical factor. The community is open to all (even competitors. We initiated the Online Community Culture study in October of 2008, as part of the ongoing research agenda of the Online Community Research Network.

Online Communities: Establishing an Online Community’s Culture

Online Community Strategy

strong moderation / facilitation 12% (13) of the community site was a critical factor. The community is open to all (even competitors. This is cross-posted from the Online Community Report blog.

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

How to Save the World

Groupware, of which the most notorious example is SharePoint, was designed to facilitate 'communities of practice' (CoPs). BLOG A Practical Guide to Implementing Web 2.0 (aka aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization.

The Social Organization: Lead from the Back

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Along the way, the leader has to highlight and encourage what is working and facilitate people away from initiatives that are not productive or downright destructive to the end goal. The Social Organization About Rachel Social Media Metrics Social Media Examples Enterprise 2.0

2008 49

IBM Drives Enterprise Adoption of Social Networks with New Enterprise Adaptability Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The Googlization of Knowledge Management Tuesday IBM announced a new services practice, “Enterprise Adaptability&# services, which aims to help global companies realize a quantum leap in workforce agility and collaboration by facilitating their adoption of social networks and Web 2.0.

2008 36

What's Next After Knowledge Management? A Scenario

How to Save the World

Risks and opportunities: Threats from new and existing competitors, a variety of threats to reputation and business continuity, regulatory changes, rate changes, supply changes, frauds, disasters, and opportunities to innovate, make acquisitions, outsource, reorganize or change capital structure. Most of what the KM department does now is trying to facilitate more effective conversations among people within the organization and with people outside the organization, including customers.

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. My newest post is “A ‘Web 2.0

2007 48

The Social Organization: Social Media is not Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

People within communities get to know each other and interact regularly without centralized facilitation and not necessarily in the context of what the community is discussing as a whole. They are at best enablers, facilitators.

2008 68

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Groupware, of which the most notoriousexample is SharePoint, was designed to facilitate communities ofpractice (CoPs). Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

2009 73

Community ROI Report

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Ed Mitchell: Platform neutral Network and community design and facilitation; event design and facilitation. In my years of community facilitation, the members put a lot of ‘I’ into the communities, but this is never considered by the hosts’ commercial teams: the communities wouldn’t exist without the members’ investment.

ROI 30

more details please

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

It might do this by increasing sales, buying competitors, expanding its geographic market or a myriad of other approaches. facilitation techniques narrativeInspiring action is more important than gaining insight. February, 2012 | Published by Anecdote - Putting Stories to Work.

2012 36

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Risks andopportunities: Threats from new and existing competitors, a variety ofthreats to reputation and business continuity, regulatory changes, ratechanges, supply changes, frauds, disasters, and opportunities toinnovate, make acquisitions, outsource, reorganize or change capitalstructure To manage cash flow, they pressure employees to find ways to increasesales and reduce costs. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

2009 37

Collaborative Document Writing: Online Word Processor Puts The Turbo On Comments Features - Coventi Pages - Robin Good's Latest News

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The Coventi team, illustrating the major differences between their product and those of their competitors , draw the analogy of scribbling in the margins of a hard copy document. I have no doubt that this feature will be soon cloned and integrated by some of Coventi nearest competitors.

2007 36

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Groupware, of which the most notoriousexample is SharePoint, was designed to facilitate communities ofpractice (CoPs). Dave Pollards papers on business innovation & knowledge management Friday, May 29, 2009 A Practical Guide to Implementing Web 2.0 (aka

2009 46

A sense of community: The role of CoPs in knowledge management - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

As Hawkins puts it: A communitys culture, and the relationship formed among its members, raises the bar for any competitor seeking to replace Skandias relationships with its business partners, be they internal or external.

2007 36

How to Hit the Enterprise 2.0 Bullseye

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

If I understand correctly, they’re intended to accelerate the process of getting to know someone who might work half a world away, and to facilitate the process of building a trust relationship with that person. Craigslist , another extremely popular website, takes exactly the opposite approach to facilitating personal connections. My question is: why would any competitor turn their back on this perfectly legal and acceptable performance booster?

2007 33

Implementing the Cisco Collaboration Framework

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

web applications • Video capabilities, especially to facilitate. facilitate executive decision-making, create cross- functional alignment, and guide business initiatives. Cisco on Cisco Implementing the. Cisco Collaboration. Framework IntroductionExecutive OverviewContentsForeword A Guide to Accelerating Business Value with. a Collaboration Framework Creating a Collaborative Enterprise Cisco on Cisco Implementing the. Cisco Collaboration.

A Journey In Social Media: On Conversational Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

But -- no hype here -- were unified by our passions -- around information, around customers, around technologies and strategies, around competitors, around common challenges, and so on. A Journey In Social Media A journal about my personal thoughts regarding evolving a comprehensive social media strategy at a large company.