News Updates (November 20, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Phil recommends the use of a "sandbox" to encourage people and teams to consider new technology for collaboration. " The biggest stumbling block is getting your team comfortable with the new software or service and truly understanding the benefits it provides. Google thinks the time is right, due to the confluence of many trends. - Over 300 musicians from across the world applied to take part in the auditions, from countries as diverse as Taiwan, Sweden and Canada.

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Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Social Computing Keynote

Collaborative Thinking

company of many business units, operational independence of business units, built through M&A, public company, global company, need to collaborate across diverse infrastructure. geographic diversity. This link will bring you our team page.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Alfresco is built by a team of leading members from Documentum® and Interwoven® with 15 years experience in Enterprise Content Management (ECM), including the co-founder of Documentum. &# Blogtronix “Blogtronix is a social media platform for Enterprise 2.0

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Atlassian ConfluenceConfluence is an enterprise wiki that makes it easy for your team to collaborate and share knowledge. Confluence - The Enterprise Wiki. customer communities and team collaboration sites.

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Headshift :: Social networks and innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

He also thinks that organisations need to manage and teach the risk of productive accidents by introducing variation into groups, divisions, departments and teams and encouraging learning from each other. By following this, Im wondering to what extend social software tools, such as blogs and wikis, help to reveal the level of diversity within a group and/or encourage diverse behaviour within a network.

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Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Businessitonline.com - Centralized cash flow, documents, calendars and more for a team or small business. CentralDesktop.com - A full work suite for project teams including spreadsheets, file sharing, calendar and more. Confluence - An enterprise-class wiki with features such as PDF exporting. Copperproject.com - Share projects, tasks, documents and timelines with your entire team. OpenTeams.com - Allows your team to create cPages of your project.

The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Economic Downturn: Putting a Dollar Figure on the Value of Enterprise 2.0 for Companies

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The team evaluated over 125,000 emails, detailed accounting data, completion rates and team membership for over 1,300 placement projects, and surveys with most employees. Network diversity : Measures the degree to which an individuals contacts are connected to each other.

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SelectMinds Provides Secure Social Networking Platform for Enterprise Use | The AppGap

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

SelectMinds can be integrated with other applications such as Confluence for content sharing.

Innovation and Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

From: TSSVeloso Reads: 1,934 Innovation and Communities of Practice The “Great Symphony” Paradox The innovation potential of bridging structural holes "Here is the paradox: You need a great team of people with diverse skills to perform a symphony well, but no team has ever written a great symphony! In other words, the more diverse and non-redundant one’s relationships are, the more value they provide.”3 Log in Other login options: Facebook Connect New to Scribd?

infoarch: Collaborative Thinking: Communication (and Coordination?) in a Modern, Complex Organization

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

To open the proverbial “black box&# and begin to reveal the internal wiring of the firm, this paper presents a detailed, descriptive analysis of the network of communications among members of a large, structurally, functionally, geographically, and strategically diverse firm (hereafter, “BigCo&# ).&# infoarch About my experiencesas an information architect Thursday, August 14, 2008 Collaborative Thinking: Communication (and Coordination?)

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