How to Save the World

How to Save the World

In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. the challenge is that these streams may be far apart, and as the world grows larger and more crowded and more complex, these streams get faster and wilder and farther apart still. all i can tell you is that for each of us, there is a confluence, and to answer your question, that is what you must find."

New Publication: Public Libraries as Social Innovation Catalysts

Making CommunitySense

of the 10th Prato CIRN Conference “Nexus, Confluence, and Difference: Community Archives meets Community Informatics”, Prato, Italy, Oct 28-30 2013. We show how we did an initial validation of the method using the results of two exploratory workshops with professionals in the Dutch public library world. Just published: A. de Moor and R. van den Assem (2013), Public Libraries as Social Innovation Catalysts. In Proc.

What I learned about facilitating by doing stand-up comedy

Viv Mcwaters

Belina hosts Sustainable Stand-Up courses around the world – ‘helping important ideas become human, engaging, and deeply funny’. A confluence of last-minute work, end-of-financial year administrivia, and yes, I have to admit, nerves, made me think it would be easier to just give up.

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News Updates (January 18, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Atlassian Confluence for Learning. Atlassian Confluence is good for social learning. Atlassian today announced that its advanced enterprise wiki Confluence was named “Best Social Learning Tool” by Elearning! Confluence beat out Ning and Facebook to win the award.

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News Updates (November 18, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Cash for Clunkers: Confluence Edition. Atlassian is hunting for new customers for Confluence, its enterprise wiki solution, and is offering special pricing. With the upcoming December launch of Confluence 3.1, Standardization of Collaboration Tools.

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Enterprise 2.0: social scorecard and social media karma

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Ideas have their time, and I think Foursquare might just put Achievements (a la World of Warcraft) and karma points (everyone really, starting with Slashdot) onto the Enterprise 2.0 Atlassian Confluence wiki karma.

News Updates (June 23, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Atlassian Confluence 3.0. of Confluence, its enterprise wiki offering. Confluence 3.0 The macro browser exposes the macros in your Confluence site - charts, task lists, photo galleries, RSS feeds and more - through a point-and-click graphical interface. Confluence 3.0 PleaseTech PleaseReview v4 Preview.

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Rebooting the iMac. Some Items to Share

Michael Sampson - Currents

Atlassian updated Confluence, its enterprise wiki , with enhanced editing and navigation support. What happens in the consumer world comes across to enterprise IT. My computer has 105 open tabs in Safari, and I need to restart it (which hasn't happened for. at least two weeks). here's some of those: Thinking about Collaboration Inside. Fredric writes about the emergence of the social intranet , and some of the challenges inside organizations.

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My New Role with AppFusions

Portals and KM

corporate solution of many systems [l2]   They allow companies to quickly and cost-effectively create the needed connectivity without going through the old-world pain of massive, costly, and time-consuming integration efforts. AppFusions’ Integrations of iRise® Visualization with Atlassian JIRA, Confluence. I am pleased to announce my new role working with the AppFusions team on the re-launch of their blog, Connecting the Enterprise --technologies and people daily.

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My Fear for SAP #StreamWork: Too Special Purpose #12sprints

Michael Sampson - Currents

Net-net: while StreamWork is a "good purposeful addition to the online collaboration world" (my net-net from February), I think SAP will struggle to find adoption against general purpose "good enough" substitutes.

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Clay Shirky on Institutions vs. Collaboration – Business 2.0

Elsua

They will need custom built social platforms, or products such as Confluence, Jive, Socialtext and Lotus Connections. " in the current business world they would feel the exact same way.

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Stowe Boyd, The collaborative tool manifestation of teams is.

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

In a cooperative world, the participants dig their own holes, and own their own shovels. youcanhavesoda : Christina’s World by Andrew Wyeth. He understands the confluence of human behavior and technology quite.

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Happy Year of Scribbling in the Margins!

Hildy Gottlieb

” It is not just his brilliant mind that is energizing me; it is the scribbles from my own mind, reconnecting today with that confluence of his-mind-and-my-mind from the last time I read this collection of essays. Today begins a new year.

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Monday Morning Rock Out – MLK Day Edition

Hildy Gottlieb

This particular version of the song has special meaning for me this week – made more special by a confluence of events that seem scripted by the gods. Every year on Martin Luther King Day, I listen to the I Have a Dream speech.

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Why 90% of Organisations would NOT Survive a Digital Disruption

Governance in a Networked World

In fact it should not be a competition, but a confluence of the formal and informal, if successful transformation is to be achieved. Many of us in our home lives have used Skype to connect with friends and family online and around the world. Really?

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"Voluntary Simplicity" and "The Living Universe"

Endless Knots

In the "report" part of the book, we chronicled the emergence of groups that were to become the centers for today's nonprofit world.

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.&# is used all over the world to power everything from simple, personal homepages to complex corporate web applications.&#

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News Updates (November 20, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

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. Play to Learn. 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.

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a faerie story

How to Save the World

the challenge is that these streams may be far apart, and as the world grows larger and more crowded and more complex, these streams get faster and wilder and farther apart still. all i can tell you is that for each of us, there is a confluence, and to answer your question, that is what you must find.". to look for the confluence of the streams. and flew off to visit the beautiful places she had found with kraka, and to explore and discover the world beyond.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Having just launched our free service today, we are really excited to propel our Business Social Networking solution to the world.

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IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English " Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

If you want to use the integration between Connections Communities and Atlassian Confluence , SocialText , and/or Lotus Sametime broadcast tools, you’ll need to configure that.

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More collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Engineers without Fears Saturday, September 15, 2007 More collaboration James Dellow takes up the conversation about collaboration. James D makes the point that collaboration happens within organisations & that people will use any tools that come to hand. Absolutely agree with this. James goes on to say: This cycle by the way is taking place at an enterprise level, but also at the level of individual workgroups, teams and projects.

Collaboration vs sharing

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Engineers without Fears Sunday, October 14, 2007 Collaboration vs sharing James Robertson talks about collaboration tools as anti-knowledge sharing. If I understand JR correctly, his point is that collaboration tools are great for specific teams. However each team works in its own context and this leads to the creation of silos which prevents cross-organisational leveraging of this material. He also notes that this cannot be solved simply by the implementation of a search tool. I agree with him.

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Headshift :: Social networks and innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

webb weblog weblogs wiki wikis world xml york Leave a comment Name Email Address URL Remember personal info?

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Headshift : Gettin' Wiki With It

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The deployment has to be carefully planned so that all stakeholders are informed well in advance potential problems are foreseen and catered for before they occur everything is "roll-back-able" a schedule is agreed and stuck to In other words, its all about the three -ations: Anticipation Coordination Communication Weve been using our enterprise wiki, Confluence , to keep track of things, and I have to say, its proved an invaluable tool for this situation.

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Engineers without Fears: collaboration tools: stags

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Most collaboration in our world that is aimed at doing stuff (as opposed to talking about doing stuff) probably occurs in teams of 5-30 people. Do I want to keep our collaboration private or am I happy to have it open to the world?

6 characteristics of a wiki champion

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

blog boris mann business CeBIT change change management citizen journalism city Clay Shirky cognition collaboration Collaborative Technology collective action Community Confluence conversation Course Using Wiki creativity culture customers data center David Weinberger Design & Branding Digital Democracy digitallearning DITA documentation earmarks EDUCAUSE2006 email encyclopedia enterprise 2.0

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Collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Engineers without Fears Tuesday, September 11, 2007 Collaboration tools James Robertson has been thinking about collaboration tools. Which is interesting because I have as well. As ever, James is practical & clear in his thinking and suggests a 5 phase model (0-4) for organisations thinking about collaboration.

Core Principles for the New Economy: Human Agency & Enlightened Self-Interest « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

I want to make this happen in an online environment, which we’re doing now using enterprise collaboration software, Confluence Atlassian.). “ Agency is the capacity of an agent (a person or other entity) to act in a world. Human agency is the capacity for human beings to make choices and to impose those choices on the world.” The idea is that we can create value and wealth for the world, which ultimately serves ourselves, because we live in the world.

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The Twentieth Century was Wrong :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Network

The difference is, we now have the technology and infrastructure (and arguably the globalised world) that enables us to scale up these old ways of working to support our modern life. webb weblog weblogs wiki wikis world xml york 3 Comments By Ken Douglas on March 1, 2009 9:25 PM Lee, Great job - and thought provoking as usual!

Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Confluence - An enterprise-class wiki with features such as PDF exporting. It's a business collaboration tool aimed at teams working with PowerPoint (== pretty much everybody in the business world :-) Joe Blake Great list but I didn't see SharePoint on this list. David Koehn Mention Confluence but not MediaWiki? link] #bonnaroo etsy : "When I think of the 100+ people all around the world that are wearing my buckles and belts, it really blows my mind."

Surveying the collaboration battleground

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Generally, most of these functions are now quite mature – there seemed to be very little demand for cutting-edge technologies such as multi-media publishing or 3D virtual worlds.

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The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Forrester Reports that Corporate Social Networks will Augment Strategic HR Strategies

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

I find these platforms work for small businesses but besides the fact that the corporate world is years behind even knowing about social media I feel they need their own bread of social networking software & platforms.

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Manage, and you might survive. Facilitate, and you will thrive. :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

We are now witnessing an ever increasing connected world where we dont have one huge nucleus but rather dispersed nodes. webb weblog weblogs wiki wikis world xml york Leave a comment Name Email Address URL Remember personal info?

BT Web 2.0 adoption case study " Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

But what happens when you bring these tools into the constrained, policy-driven, risk-averse world of the corporate intranet where the user population is small, where expressing oneself as an individual and on a personal level can feel threatening, and where management is watching your every move?

Pew Internet Report: 55% of teens use social networking sites

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

blog boris mann business CeBIT change change management citizen journalism city Clay Shirky cognition collaboration Collaborative Technology collective action Community Confluence conversation Course Using Wiki creativity culture customers data center David Weinberger Design & Branding Digital Democracy digitallearning DITA documentation earmarks EDUCAUSE2006 email encyclopedia enterprise 2.0

BT Web 2.0 adoption case study « Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

But what happens when you bring these tools into the constrained, policy-driven, risk-averse world of the corporate intranet where the user population is small, where expressing oneself as an individual and on a personal level can feel threatening, and where management is watching your every move?

Are we really collaborating? :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

webb weblog weblogs wiki wikis world xml york 3 Comments By Graeme Thickins on November 6, 2008 2:02 PM Wonderful post, Penny - especially just coming off the Defrag conference in Denver (see my latest blog post), which focused on issues like this. Headshift London | New York | Paris | Sydney | Zurich about projects blog themes Search Investigating the relationship between communication, coordination, cooperation and collaboration.

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SocialText Putting A Little Social Into.Enterprise Wikis

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

reply Stuart Glendinning Hall - April 17th, 2008 at 7:47 am PDT Hmm, be interesting to see how enterprise wiki competitors like Atlassian’s Confluence respond too. Appcelerator Releases New Preview Of Developer Platform Titanium » VIP World Economic Forum Announces New Batch Of Young Global Leaders » Size matters China’s Social Network QZone Is Big, But Is It Really The Biggest? »

A Journey In Social Media: We Are Now Corporate Legit

John Tropea - Delicious Community

And, of course, every keynote speaker wants to spend a bit of time on whats new, whats cool in their part of the world. Nathan from uses Confluence at Jansenn-Cilag and noted that it should be easy enough for your mum to use.

infoarch: Crafting Collaboration with Stigmergy

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

infoarch About my experiencesas an information architect Tuesday, October 14, 2008 Crafting Collaboration with Stigmergy Its been a while since I bumped into a PhD thesis on mass collaboration. The Wikinomics blog pointed to it.

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The Four Tenets of the Community Manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Yes, both of their worlds are much larger due to social media tools.

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Getting started with enterprise social networking :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

world is the fact that it has given us an amazing experimental laboratory for new tools and communication techniques. It is allowing us to do business as we have always done, and to leave behind the C20th mass industrialised models that gave us the First World War, Stalinism, ERP and BPM.

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