The Tilburg story of knowledge sharing for social innovation

Making CommunitySense

Topic of my talk was “Knowledge Sharing for Social Innovation: The Dutch Tilburg Regional Case” I published the slides of my talk in a previous post. In it, you can find the Tilburg story of knowledge sharing for social innovation.

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Why Is Knowledge Sharing Important? A Matter of Survival

Elsua

That man has got plenty of golden nuggets to share around the topics of Knowledge Sharing, Collaboration, Communities, Learning and Enterprise 2.0 Have you checked out one of his most recent blog posts on Why is Knowledge Sharing Important?

Creating Global Knowledge Sharing Networks at ConocoPhillips

Portals and KM

On Friday I attended Driving Business Excellence With Formal, Global Networks led by Dan Ranta , Director of Knowledge Sharing, ConocoPhillips. Here is the session description: “In 2004, ConocoPhillips launched a large initiative to create internal communities of practice that would enhance knowledge sharing within the firm. Seven years later, the ConocoPhillips' knowledge-sharing program is ranked as best-in-class across industries.”.

Green Chameleon » What is Knowledge Sharing?

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about What is Knowledge Sharing? We had a good evening yesterday discussing KM implementations in Australia and Singapore at iKMS. Now he’s got me all fired up to continue with my earlier rant on how the current KM literature treats knowledge sharing as a flat, one dimensional, equi-valent thing. KNOWLEDGE SHARING IS GOOD.

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Article on the CGIAR’s Knowledge Sharing Toolkit | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Science has traditionally relied on a few key vehicles for sharing and validating new knowledge. In addition, the patent system serves as a complementary knowledge broker in instances where research spawns technical innovation.

Knowledge Sharing Behaviours 2.0

Chris Collison

I’m currently working with the Henley KM Forum on a project which is exploring how the rise of social media have changed knowledge-sharing competencies and behaviours – and how we can help people to understand and embrace this. We’ve set up a LinkedIn Group entitled Knowledge Sharing 2.0 You know – the kind of knowledge-sharing activities that we’ll tell our kids about one day, and they’ll laugh at us.

Microsoft, Collaboration, Competition and how not to create a Knowledge-sharing Culture.

Chris Collison

I had the privilege to share a platform with Steve at a conference in the late 90′s. Google’s “grouplets” aren’t the only knowledge-sharing contrast to Microsoft.

10 options for implementing a KM strategy

Chris Collison

Last week I had the pleasure of providing my final virtual webinar for the first of the UN’s KM Online blended learning programme. Last week the focus was on KM Strategy and Implementation, and we had an excellent interactive discussion about different options for implementation.

Knowledge Sharing in the CGIAR – Tools and Methods for Sharing Knowledge: The CGIAR’s Wiki Approach | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

And it benefits from their diverse feedback too.Science has traditionally relied on a few key vehicles for sharing and validating new knowledge. In addition, the patent system serves as a complementary knowledge broker in instances where research spawns technical innovation.

2008 130

KM, Communities and the “Little Free Library”

Chris Collison

I came across this post via the Knowledge Flow (thank you Susan Frost!), Their website states: “Little Free Libraries have a unique, personal touch and there is an understanding that real people are sharing their favorite books with their community.

What’s your favourite flavour of KM?

Chris Collison

I think it’s one of knowledge management’s unsung heroes. I don’t know of any other KM or OD tools which can be as informative, revealing and engaging for clients, from a small amount of research input. Communties of Practice Knowledge Management Knowledge Sharing Metaphor ONA

2013 66

Looking back – KM highlights from 2014 (part 2)

Chris Collison

Continuing from my top ten KM consulting highlights (in no particular order!) Sharing Knowledge in the Offshore Wind community. Where are the safe places to begin knowledge-sharing? from 2014… 6.

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The KM and Social Computing Culture Changes

Elsua

I know that for a good number of years Social Computing and Knowledge Management have been walking different paths. They are both trying to help improve the overall productivity of knowledge workers. The good old KM pyramid graphic of tools, processes and people?

Cognitive Surplus and the Hippie 2.0 Connection

Elsua

Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Social Computing Hippie2.0

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Is this Knowledge Management’s most effective tool?

Chris Collison

There are a lot of KM-related words beginning with the letter C. Connection, Collection, Collaboration, Curation, Conversation, Communities, Culture…. One of knowledge management’s most powerful tools. Having a coffee with someone is a pretty visible way to share knowledge.

2013 102

What did Da Vinci know about Knowledge Management?

Chris Collison

My post on “ What did Einstein know about KM ” last week seemed to go down well, so I have continued my search for KM musings from great figures. Yes, I would have had him on my KM Team. The knowledge of all things is possible.”. Experience is the mother of all Knowledge.

2013 92

Using IBM Lotus Connections 2.5

Elsua

IBM’s Lotus Connections v2.5 My fellow colleague, and good friend, Luis Benitez , has already been sharing some details over at Lotus Connections 2.5 And relevant information resources are starting to become available for everyone as well, like the Lotus Connections v2.5

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Seeing the whole elephant…

Chris Collison

I’ve conducted around 30 interviews in two different organisations in the last couple of months, as part of some KM strategy work. The answers to the question: “what does knowledge management mean to you?” Here’s a holistic model for knowledge management.

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Green Chameleon » Is KM a Pseudoscience?

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Is KM a Pseudoscience? One of the Forum’s members (who’s now left in high dudgeon) was testifying to the utility of NLP (Neuro Linguistic Programming) in KM, which met with a notable lack of sympathy and a reading list from Dave Snowden on why NLP is a pseudoscience. Management theory in general and KM theory in particular sometimes seems to forget that. PL] This is real KM.

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Social Connections VI – From Adoption to Adaptation, from Enablement into Engagement, while #WOLWeek Kicks Off

Elsua

And yet, while the journey has been incredibly good fun all along, never mind the massive learning experience, here I am preparing, non-stop, for the next business trip just around the corner: Social Connections VI. That’s why I am pretty excited to share over here in this blog additional details about my upcoming business trip to Prague (From June 15th till the 20th) to participate at the upcoming Social Connections VI event. My goodness!

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Full Circle Online Interaction Blog: Using Knowledge Sharing to Think About Knowledge Sharing

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Home About Full Circle Resources Contact Us Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Monday, June 04, 2007 Using Knowledge Sharing to Think About Knowledge Sharing Last week I asked for your help, dear readers, in moving my thinking forward about a useful way to organize and share knowledge sharing (KS) methods. So much much sharing is enough?

2007 28

IBM Connect 2013 – Pardon The Interruption, Are You Ready?

Elsua

But, for now, I’m starting to get things ready for IBM Connect 2013 , which kicks off on January 27th till the 31st, and which surely promises to be one of those events difficult to forget around the space of Social Business. That they now possess your knowledge?

2013 201

Green Chameleon » Chris Collison on KM and Technology

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Chris Collison on KM and Technology The guys at eClerx Services have continued their short KM video series with an interview with Chris Collison on the relationship between KM and technology.

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Connected Collaboration by Alan Lepofsky

Elsua

It was shared in Slideshare by my good friend Alan Lepofsky , former IBM colleague, now with Director of Marketing at Socialtext , a couple of months ago, and it is one of those presentations whose incredibly accurate value is going to remain valid for a long while.

Enterprise 2.0: Two Success Stories on Connecting People with People to Make a Difference!

Elsua

Social Software Adoption, online Communities and Knowledge Management 2.0 , amongst several other topics. is a movement that should be driven by one specific group, whether it is Communications, Marketing, HR, Sales, IT / Infrastructure, even Knowledge Management.

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Facilitation Card Decks

Nancy White

I wanted to share some of them, and find out what you use and how. KM Method Cards. Patrick Lambe and the folks at Straitsknowledge created a deck of cards to introduce people to knowledge management and knowledge sharing methods.

Green Chameleon » From Data, with Love

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about From Data, with Love That most hallowed of mental models and glib explanations, the Data-Information-Knowledge-Wisdom hierarchy has taken a bit of a beating this week.

2010 189

Getting Lessons Learned Right! Part 1: Customers.

Chris Collison

Not only that, but the time was deliberately managed such that 50% of each day was available for connecting, networking and asking further questions., When we know who our customers are, then we can connect the supply with demand.

2013 63

My KM World 2011 Session Notes: Complete Listing

Portals and KM

Here is the listing with links of my notes from the 2011 KM World conference. KM World Session Notes: Creating & Applying a Semantic Infrastructure Platform for Knowledge Sharing – Part One. KM World Session Notes: Creating & Applying a Semantic Infrastructure Platform for Knowledge Sharing – Part Two. KM World Session Notes: Jeremiah Owyang - Architecting a Connected Enterprise. KM World Session Notes: KM for the Future.

2011 126

Knowledge, Reciprocity and Billy Ray Harris

Chris Collison

Reciprocity is an important principle for knowledge management, and one which underpins the idea of Offers and Requests. Offers and Requests was a simple approach, introduced to make it easier for Operations Engineers at BP to ask for help, and to share good practice with their peers.

2013 62

The Man Who Should Have Used Lotus Connections — Communities: The Driving Force of Enterprise 2.0

Elsua

Being able to tap into a community of several hundred facilitators (Of their own communities, of course) to share experiences, lessons learned, knowhow, community building techniques, and so forth, is a privilege that very few people can get exposed to in a lifetime.

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The Man Who Should Have Used Lotus Connections – On the Misuse of Email

Elsua

Funny enough, if you would ask me for the number #1 misuse of email file sharing will be it, by far!; the scenario that we go through every time we share a file through email.

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Green Chameleon » AWARE of Poor KM

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about AWARE of Poor KM There’s high drama going on in Singapore at the moment. A 25-year-old NGO, the Association of Women for Action and Research (AWARE), was recently taken over by a group of people with connections to a christian fundamentalist church. Without a doubt, those are more valuable knowledge classes than documents, as they are alive and take time to build.

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FAO/CGIAR KS Workshop II Agenda | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Share and Enjoy: One response so far One Response to “FAO/CGIAR KS Workshop II Agenda&# # Simone Staiger Rivas on 01 Aug 2008 at 10:40 am Hi Nancy, We are all so happy that you will be with us for this second edition.

2008 130

Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs

Nancy White

I’ve been co-designing and c0-facilitating a number of workshops for the CGIAR and FAO over the past few years about knowledge sharing, and more recently, this phenomenon people call “social media.&# I thought I’d share a few of them on this blog.

Taking Knowledge for a walk

Chris Collison

For the first time in my life, random women approach me with a “hello gorgeous” (OK, not me exactly), parents stop me and ask if their toddlers can stroke him, car drivers stop and ask what breed he is and grown men share their innermost ideas about dog training tips and anti-pull harness choices.

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Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I thought I’d share a few of them on this blog. However, when they become connected, local actions can emerge as a powerful system with influence at a more global or comprehensive level.

Green Chameleon » Cynicism and the Propaganda of KM

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Cynicism and the Propaganda of KM I just don’t get it. Bloggers whose views I otherwise respect have been waxing lyrical about a slew of IBM and Lotus videos on KM released onto YouTube.

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Circling Around To KM

Collaborative Thinking

or the dreaded "KM Architecture" (there might be one or more - but it is not an IT architecture in the traditional sense - I would consider a patterns-based argument for KM though). Technology is the tail wagging the dog when it comes to knowledge management - it always has been. Many of the failures of the KM hype of the nineties were a result of the exuberant belief that KM was a tooling problem (e.g., or KM vs. social-anything miss that subtle point.

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The Man Who Should Have Used Lotus Connections – Innovate or Die

Elsua

If yesterday I talked about the latest adventures of Molly exploring social software within the enterprise with IBM’s own Lotus Connections , today I thought I would go and check out what " The Man Who Should Have Used Lotus Connections " has been up to lately.

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OpenNTF – Bookmark Viewer for IBM Lotus Connections Dogear

Elsua

And that’s one of the main issues that most mobile knowledge workers have got right now as we speak with regards to their own adoption of social software in a corporate environment.

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Green Chameleon » Connect, Contribute, Develop

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Connect, Contribute, Develop Tony Burgess of Company Command fame made a very striking contribution on the Comprac listserve the other day, which I’m quoting here with his permission.

2008 130

I’ve been away:Reflections on a Journey Part 1

Nancy White

But in the spirit of learning, I wanted to capture some of it here on the blog because it has, for me, profound connections to the work so many of us do around working and communicating across all kinds of lines. As I noted above, the power of debriefing and shared meaning making.