Connections are Different than Relationships

Alchemy of Change

Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « Networks and Autonomy How Connections “Wrap&# Our Engagement » Connections are Different than Relationships I used to use the words connection and relationship interchangeably.

Round-Trip Editing in Connections Content Manager

Michael Sampson - Currents

As part of the announcement around Mac Sync, Luis from IBM also mentioned that round-trip editing is available for Connections Content Manager : IBM Connections Content Manager (CCM) users can now do round-trip editing. This is good news then, and although it is limited to Libraries (in Connections Content Manager for the moment), it portends good things are on the way for Files and Community Files. IBM Connections

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IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson

Elsua

Welcome to the successful transformation from a content-centric organisation to a people-centric one! Not the content they produce. People-Centric vs. Content-Centric: A Copernican revolution needed to become a social business from louis richardson on Vimeo. . .

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Collaborators, Cooperators and People I Learn From

Elsua

So I decided to look deeper, in retrospect, and try to define for myself the kinds of relationships I have built over the years with the people who I used to follow on Twitter and see how I would be able to group them accordingly. Collaborators , Cooperators and People I Learn From.

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Konzepte, Kontakte, Kohle (Content, Connections, Currency)

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My sister, who used to run her own company, said: “You know Eva, what it boils down to is the right mix of Konzepte, Kontakte und Kohle (for the non-German-speakers: content, connections and currency). Connections, content, currency… now what does that mean concretely?

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Bloomfire Provides Comprehensive Knowledge Connections

Portals and KM

is a relatively new offering in the knowledge management space, founded in 2010, that is meeting a need that has remained with us for some time: how do you connect people with the knowledge they need to accomplish their work tasks? Bloomfire.

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Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment

Elsua

I use it every single day of the week, it’s my favourite personal learning network by far, but I am starting to question the value of connections over there. When you decide to stop following everyone and question the purpose of that connection in the first place?

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The Rising Need for Content Curation Skills and Capabilities.

Portals and KM

The article notes that that "aggregation" or "curation" of other people's coverage is becoming recognized more and more as one of the indispensable elements of journalism. In his words, “the value of Darwin is that on a daily basis it starts to reveal patterns of content on the Web. This is content curation in action and we were glad to be part of it.

The place of ‘the teacher’ in relation to open content

Jenny Connected

So the question that was raised is, how do we scale up teaching without simply throwing content at people. It’s easy to see that some very talented people, with expertise can provide high quality content. So where will the ‘awesome teachers’ feature in relation to the increasing provision of open content. Change Mooc, Week 18: Richard DeMillo, Ashwin Ram, Preetha Ram, and Hua Ali. Social Networks, Learning Communities, and Web Science – [link]. See also.

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The place of ‘the teacher’ in relation to open content

Jenny Connected

So the question that was raised is, how do we scale up teaching without simply throwing content at people. It’s easy to see that some very talented people, with expertise can provide high quality content. So where will the ‘awesome teachers’ feature in relation to the increasing provision of open content. Change Mooc, Week 18: Richard DeMillo, Ashwin Ram, Preetha Ram, and Hua Ali. Social Networks, Learning Communities, and Web Science – [link]. See also.

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IBM Connect 2013: Tuesday Opening Session Notes

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on IBM Connect 2013. There is now a huge increase of people getting.   Thirty million new people are coming into the system. They are the glue that connects members and providers. Reach people on through multiple channels.

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How to Network From Your Desk (For Introverts and Busy People)

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Share Content. I have a list of my top ten connectors: people who have gone out of their way to connect me to others. Connect People. Connect people by making an introduction. Often, these connections can be wonderful gifts.

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NLC2016 Hotseat notes: Boundaries and Limits of Networked and Connected Learning

Jenny Connected

The topic, facilitated by Sonia Livingstone was – Boundaries and Limits of Networked and Connected Learning . Sonia posted 4 topics for us to discuss: Experience of networked and connected learning, their boundaries and limits. Limits to connectivity – how much of it do we (students, teachers) really want, and what are the demonstrable benefits? Risks of connectivity and what kinds of privacy or control or independence could be lost if everything is connected.

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The Connection Economy – The One to Rule Them All

Elsua

How about if we would start focusing quite a lot more on the Connection Economy instead, to eventually have a bigger impact beyond just focusing on the money, the power and the greed? . Indeed, welcome to The Connections Economy!

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IBM Connections Conversations - 2: Overview of Next Release

Portals and KM

This is the second of a three part series on I BM Connections , their collaboration platform for social business. I recently had an extended conversation with Suzanne Livingston, Senior Product Manager for Connections. After covering Connections 3.0

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Why Bad Things Happen to Good Content

Online Social Networking

While these web sites have excellent content, they have few readers to use or enjoy that content. Good content needs to be consumed. I would rather publish marginally good material that is highly consumed than top-notch content that merely gathers dust.

ALTC2013 Blogging connections

Jenny Connected

I rarely read back through my blog, but I am sometimes surprised in the stats by the posts that people are reading and so go back to remind myself about what I was thinking at the time. This was sparked off by Matthias Melcher’s new blog – where he has a wonderfully organized Contents page. In the meantime, it has been great to make two new connections through this blog.

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The Foreword for Doing Business with IBM Connections (2013) - by Jeff Schick

Michael Sampson - Currents

Here''s the Foreword that Jeff wrote for my new book - Doing Business with IBM Connections. The thinking at the time was that it was becoming easier and easier to publish and share information on the Internet and that this same phenomenon, if applied to the business enterprise, would really help people do their work. At the time, fledgling social networks on the Internet were so easy to use that even non-technical people could post and share content.

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Connected Learning in an Open World

Jenny Connected

It’s not that I didn’t enjoy the conference – I thoroughly enjoyed it, attended some interesting sessions and talked to some great people, but at the end of the day I felt that a lot of questions had been raised but not many answers had been found.

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IBM Connections Conversations - 3: Analytics + Social

Portals and KM

This is the third of a three part series on IBM Connections , their collaboration platform. I recently had an extended conversation with Suzanne Livingston, Senior Product Manager for Connections. I have covered Connections before (see for example, Looking Closely at Lotus Connections ) but it had been a while since I took a detailed look. In the next major release, Connections will offer an enhanced dashboard to monitor adoption and community vitality. 

How Leadership Is Critical In Content Marketing

Ken Carroll

Leadership is critical in content marketing. Because there simply is no content marketing without the leadership to drive it. As content marketers, you and I must think and act from a leadership perspective if we are to impact on the world. Or boost the content with quality.

10 messages in planning digital engagement with young people

Social Reporter

Below are 10 messages to consider in planning any project using digital technology to engage young people and address the key challenges they face. Tim writes at socialreporters.net : This Thursday we brought together a fantastic crowd of 25 thinkers, social entrepreneurs, funders, youth workers and young people at the RSA in London to explore some of the messages that had been emerging so far in our Young People and Digital Technology exploration. Who are the young people?

10 messages in planning digital engagement with young people

Social Reporter

Below are 10 messages to consider in planning any project using digital technology to engage young people and address the key challenges they face. Tim writes at socialreporters.net : This Thursday we brought together a fantastic crowd of 25 thinkers, social entrepreneurs, funders, youth workers and young people at the RSA in London to explore some of the messages that had been emerging so far in our Young People and Digital Technology exploration. Who are the young people?

Viewing Activities in IBM Connections as a Kanban Board

Michael Sampson - Currents

ISW Development, the team behind the Kudos Badges gamification engine for IBM Connections, has recently taken the wraps of its IBM Connect 2014 announcement: Kudos Boards. The new offering transforms Activities in IBM Connections into a visual drag-and-drop Kanban Board style interface, for new ways of working with tasks and entries. “ We love Activities in Connections. IBM Connections featured

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Bringing Content Discovery and Curation Directly to the Business User

Portals and KM

Dion covers this connection in a related post, How social media and big data will unleash what we know. Dion goes on to note, “that the key to social media interactions between people is that it leaves knowledge behind for others to find and reuse.” The tool that allows you to uncover useful content within massive volumes of information needs to be simple and accessible. 

Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Just because a service connects people doesn’t automatically mean we should call it a “social network.&# What’s more important is what the service actually does with all those connected people. Yes, Twitter connects people – lots of people.

Building Social Business: Connecting, Sharing and Collaborating

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Pages Home About Gautam Indian HR Blogs Indian Social Media Strategists Linkbar Articles Media Mentions Thoughts Quora Facebook Twitter HR Community Welcome Follow @GautamGhosh May 19, 2011 Connecting, Sharing and Collaborating Tweet What causes people to connect with each other?

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Changing the Way People Find Experts at CEMEX, Luis Garza (Social Connections V, Zurich)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Luis Garza from CEMEX is talking about how people now find experts at CEMEX. Resulted in the introduction of SHIFT - a Connections-based intranet, along with Portal. for developing expertise, developed an application in partnership with IBM Research for crawling Connections. another application gives a single page view of priority community content. Conference Notes IBM Connections Some notes: 1.

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FastForward Blog Says Farewell - Keep Connected

Portals and KM

We are looking into ways to archive the content.    He adds, “our content has evolved and our initial purpose has been fulfilled with widespread discussion of E2.0 Most people have made the new media part of their lives. Large businesses that do not adopt the culture of openness and connectivity that the tools enable will miss much of the opportunity. Jon Husband picked up on this theme with his post, Leading and Managing (Networked) People Must Evolve.

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Notes on ID301 What's New and Coming in IBM Connections

Michael Sampson - Currents

Luis Benitez and David Brooks are talking about upcoming capabilities in the next version of IBM Connections. Connections is part of a wider platform. The basis of the platform is people. The wider platform is the IBM Platform for Social Business - including social networking, social analytics, social content, and one more. Content Types for required metadata, on documents in a library. Can open a file page in Connections, and click the View button.

Google+ Hints at a Social Media Marketing Revolution

Alchemy of Change

Yesterday afternoon, I was doing a little experimenting with the Google+ page, a new feature intended for products, brands, companies, organizations, and other things that aren’t actual people like you and me. Don’t forget – Google is a master of content analysis.

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Ripple: Social Network Influencers

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

People (consumers) are learning this themselves, slowly. User generated content - blog articles, videos, podcasts, take time to gain traction. and you don’t create content and comments for us to view (tweets, replies, links on Twitter). We look to see who you connect with.

IBM Connect 2013: My Opening Session Notes

Portals and KM

This is the first in a series of notes on IBM Connect 2013. In the next 20 years IBM is going to focus on how to empower people. It makes people feel good and willing to put their art on the site. 29 different people contributed and they contribute the profits to this group.

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Preventing Privacy Breaches or Constraining Collaboration: The Internal / External Sharing Decision in IBM Connections Next

Michael Sampson - Currents

One of the most eagerly anticipated capabilities for the next version of IBM Connections – due to be released on May 21 – is integrated support for external collaboration. There are clear visual indicators inside Connections when content is being shared outside the firm.

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on knowing people

Social Abacus

People are interesting. But this 'interestingness' is: Casually applied - assuming people do/want things and, for example, designing programs or products to fulfill needs we don't really have, Sometimes misapplied - misunderstanding findings; overly simplifying complex concepts; and, Often spectacularized - media coverage of psych studies, for example, showing how irrational people are. Interesting, as defined in many ways and identified in even more.

The future of online sharing is mobile, appified and people-centred

Social Reporter

I first posted this on socialreporters.net , where John popham and I are blogging for Big Lottery Fund about development of People Powered Change. I wanted to find whether experience in the private and public sector could be useful in development of People Powered Change as a knowledge-sharing space. It has features like those in Facebook and LinkedIn, emphasising relationships as well as content.

Social Artists, Connecting the Dots and Steve

Nancy White

He also had rich connections to other people where he served in a similar role. It reminded me of an old notion that Bonnie Nardi and I had on the “library gene” — the folks who navigate content for the rest of us.

Facebook, LinkedIn and Digg Content Sharing Tip

Online Social Networking

This is a quick heads up about a content sharing error that’s easy avoid. When you share content on Facebook , LinkedIn or Digg , the site looks for thumbnail pictures it can show with your link and suggests one to you.

Sense making, friend making and glaciers

Michelle Laurie

A group of glaciologists from ICIMOD , locally organizing the international scientific symposium, and the IGS scientific steering committee, wanted people to leave saying ‘ Wow! We wanted to provide a legacy of learning – i.e. sense making of the content – for participants.

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Jive SBS Design Practices, Part 1 » Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Note 1: It’s not like people are going to do ONLY that one thing, so don’t get your panties in a wad. Jive Software on Facebook Jive Software Promote Your Page Too Back to Top © 2011 Connected · Proudly powered by WordPress & Green Park 2 by Cordobo.

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