Influencers- Friend or Stranger?

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Do you listen more to strangers or to friends ? Digg has changed it’s social networking strategy from spotlighting key influencers who “digg&# a lot of articles to collect followers (crowd gatherers) to news from your friends. Cos that’s a friend no?

Take a Seat – Make a Friend?

Elsua

It’s a 5 minute long clip under the title “ Take a Seat – Make a Friend?

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Blogging and Corporate Hippies by Luis Suarez

Elsua

That’s why I am really glad that a few days back, my good friend, and fellow IBM colleague, Ben Martin , introduced me to Bernie Mitchell , who along with Andy Bargery , they run the absolutely delightful London Bloggers podcasting series.

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How Social CRM “Friend Discovery” will Revolutionize the Way Organizations Collaborate

Alchemy of Change

In this post, you’ll learn about a new branch of “Social CRM&# called &# Friend Discovery&# that will make it radically easier to find your friends inside the organizations you care about. I’m the bridge they need to reach my friends.

Apple Goes Corporate - BusinessWeek

Michael Sampson - Currents

Peter at BusinessWeek looks at Apple's move into the corporate market , lead by the widespread adoption of the iPad: ". the iPad faces little competition among corporations such as financial services and pharmaceutical firms. That has helped set the stage for Apple’s Mac computer to make its own inroads in the corporate world. “We The real threat to the corporate-technology industry is if Apple decides to pursue the market more aggressively. ".

Corporate Blogging Goes Mainstream – Happy Bloggiversary elsua!

Elsua

Well, it looks like the trend may be turning around, as I have mentioned elsewhere on the blog some time ago, and it seems that corporate blogging is becoming more and more relevant by the day within the corporate world and beyond.

Techy lunch in the City shows community spirit of corporate lawyers

Social Reporter

My friend John Popham has extended the idea to a techy Christmas party. While the City of London Corporation has good general listing of services, attractions and events , they can’t cover the whole range of smaller groups and informal activities in and around the City.

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Seven misconceptions about corporate social networking - SmartPlanet

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

These questions come from my friend Francois Gossieaux, who, along with co-author Ed Moran, has just published a new book that leads managers and business leaders through this new connected economy, titled The Hyper-Social Organization: Eclipse Your Competition by Leveraging Social Media.

The Man Who Should Have Used Lotus Connections – On the Business Case for Corporate Blogging

Elsua

Well, it looks like Jean Francois decided to tap into this very same thing as well and the second episode of " The Man Who Should Have Used Lotus Connections " is now based on blogging and the many benefits of having a corporate blog.

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Enterprise 2.0 initiatives and corporate culture awareness. | Gil Yehuda's Enterprise 2.0 Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Community

initiatives and corporate culture awareness. Check out this recent article and blog about corporate culture and the adoption of social business tools. A negative : A caustic corporate culture can severely debilitate collaboration initiatives. initiatives and corporate culture.

A Journey In Social Media: We Are Now Corporate Legit

John Tropea - Delicious Community

This week, I think we made a phase transition from "interesting project" to "corporate legit" Let me explain. The Leadership Meeting We understand the badge of "corporate legit, corporate endorsed" will go a long way towards making people feel more comfortable.

Facebook: Banned at work

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

A big majority (66 per cent) believed Facebook was for work as well as play and accepted work colleagues’ “friends requests&#. Technorati Tags: acidlabs , Australia , banned , Corporate , courier mail , elizabeth allen , enterprise , Facebook , stephen collins , trib.

Post Election Work to Do

Hildy Gottlieb

Eliminate corporate personhood. So then what would it take (for example) to eliminate corporate personhood? Uncategorized Corporate personhood election Voting RightsThank goodness and hallelujah – the U.S. Presidential Election is almost over.

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Neelon Crawford: "Looking and Seeing"

Endless Knots

About ten years ago, I went to visit Neelon and his wife, Susan Hill, another college friend, then in Baltimore, where he'd converted a former branch library into his studio and home. His work has been acquired by major institutions, corporations, and collectors.

Green Chameleon » Getting Started on Your Intranet

Green Chameleon

Good friend Maish Nichani is just one example close to home. www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Getting Started on Your Intranet I am increasingly of the opinion that no knowledge management effort can avoid the intranet.

A Journey In Social Media: Organization Roles For Corporate Social Media

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Main | On Conversational Collaboration » February 13, 2008 Organization Roles For Corporate Social Media Well, now that Im getting seen a bit more often here in the blogosphere, I guess I have to spend more time sharing what weve learned. Wikipedia didnt "just happen" Several people put their heart and soul into it for quite some time before it "just happened" And corporate social media proficiency is the same way, in my mind.

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Diva Marketing Blog - Marketing blogs and corporate social media strategies for innovative companies

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Blogger Stories Blogs: A Womans New Best Friend - p1 Blogs: A Womans New Best Friend - p2 Bloomberg Marketing Business-to-Business - Blogs: Beyond A Corporate Handshake By Toby Corner Grocery Store Relationships Corporate Blogging Guidelines Diva Marketing Talks - Radio Show Does Your Biz Blog Make The Grade?

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Red-Tails in Love: Birdwatchers as a community of practice | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

If you have ever hankered to read a “real life&# story about an organic community of practice, one free from the business pressures of CoPs manufactured inside of corporations, read this book.

The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

My first taste of what might be possible with communities of practice was volunteering to be one of the first Fast Company Company of Friends organizers in Louisville KY in 2000. I’ve worked with some form of community my entire career.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

September 8, 2007 Saturday Links for the Week -- September 8, 2007 -- The Anti-Corporatist Edition Ending the Personhood of Corporations: Corporate Crime Reporter has a fascinating review of Robert Reichs new book Supercapitalism.Its good to see a mainstream politician (Reich was Clintons Secretaryof Labor) who gets why corporations are inherently pathological, andwhat to do about it. Likewise,corporations should not pay taxes.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

November 13, 2007 Future of the Corporation I min Boston at a conference called Future of the Corporation. The issueof corporate social and environmental responsibility and sustainabilityis part of my mandate in my new job, so this trip was both personal andbusiness for me. One of the speakers was David Korten, author of When Corporations Rule the World.Like me, Korten seems to vacillate between optimism and pessimism ofthe issue of corporate reform.

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The Social Organization: Growing a Community is Like Making Risotto

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Friends, Connections, & Followers - Who Do You Let In? Assessing Corporate Readiness for Social Media.   A small percent of those who do this strike gold and everyone starts authoring, friending, and discussing things. The Social Organization. About Rachel.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

October 16, 2007 Can the Corporation Survive? Joel Bakans book The Corporation argues that, in their single-minded pursuit of short-term profit at anycost, corporations now behave pathologically (see graphic above), andagainst the public interest. Is the corporation, as a model, a hopelesscase, or can it be reformed or reinvented? Is the corporation salvageable? Corporations shall distribute their wealth equitably among those who contribute to its creation.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

While riding on a train going west I fell asleep for to take my rest I dreamed a dream that made me sad concerning myself and the first few friends I had. With half damp eyes I stared to the room where my friends and I spent many an afternoon Where we together weathered many a storm laughing and singing till the early hours of the morn. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing.

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Social Business Forum 2011 – Communities or Organisations – The New Collaboration Ecology

Elsua

Well, a couple of weeks ago my good friends from Open Knowledge announced that the video recordings from the different keynote and breakout sessions are now available for public viewing over at the Social Business Forum Agenda Web site.

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How to Do a Social Media Strategy- Workshop

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Please enquire for inhouse workshop (corporate). It’s the online version of my inhouse corporate workshop. Includes Q and A & homework I’m thinking $99 for the course cut to $75 for FaceyFacey, Twits and other friends.

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10 options for implementing a KM strategy

Chris Collison

People who would treat an internal newsletter or intranet article with a degree of scepticism will pay attention to the same story when it appears in a journal or arrives via their RSS feed – or when a friend of customer mentions that it just arrived in their RSS feed.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

With unrepayable government, corporate and personaldebt levels, high vulnerability to interest rates, dependence onChinas ever-fragile and reckless economy, and dependence on cheap oil,the market is beginning to realize that the US dollar is essentiallyworthless. Other News of the Week: Investment and Environmental Groups Petition SEC for Global Warming Disclosures: It is becoming clearer that denial of global warming will no longerpass muster even in corporate boardrooms.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

November 29, 2007 This is Exactly the Impossible and Unachievable Change We Need A bit of a homework assignment for you today, dear readers: Please take a look at this wonderful 4-page article by David Korten, author of When Corporations Rule the World.This was the presentation David made at the conference I attended inBoston a couple of weeks ago. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

August 26, 2007 Sunday Open Thread - August 26, 2007 Cartoon (via StrangeMaps ) from Rhymes With Orange What Im thinking about, and planning on writing (and podcasting) about soon: The Paradoxes of Growth and the Causes of Corporate Pathology: Thereis a series of paradoxes and constraints that leads corporations to actin ways that are pathological and unsustainable. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

August 26, 2007 Sunday Open Thread - August 26, 2007 Cartoon (via StrangeMaps ) from Rhymes With Orange What Im thinking about, and planning on writing (and podcasting) about soon: The Paradoxes of Growth and the Causes of Corporate Pathology: Thereis a series of paradoxes and constraints that leads corporations to actin ways that are pathological and unsustainable. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

This is the typical "customer service" that we now get from all large corporations. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing. 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

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Survey Shows Fortune 1000 Corporate Executives Heads in the Sand This weeks important news is, alas, all sad, annoying, grim or scary. Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing. 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.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

June 20, 2007 The Company We Keep, and the Company (Chelsea Green Publishing) Ill Be Keeping J ohn Abrams The Company We Keep isthe story of a Natural Enterprise , with all of the qualitiesnecessary to be a sustainable, responsible, joyful business (in starkcontrast to most traditional corporations): Its egalitarian, not hierarchical. Most of the corporate profiles inbusiness management books and MBA case studies are whitewashed andself-serving.

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Community Managers and the Art of Facilitating Communities Effectively

Elsua

The first one is coming from my good friend, Gautam Ghosh , once again, who earlier on tweeted a link to a blog post that he put together in September 2010 and which, despite the months gone by already, it’s just as valid today, if not more!,

2011 218

Looking back – KM highlights from 2014

Chris Collison

I have been part of the faculty at Skolkovo for two years now, and have enjoyed several trips to deliver modules on corporate leadership development programmes.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Understanding and Caring for Our Animal Friends Working Smarter · Knowledge Management & the Cost of Not Knowing. 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. January 2, 2008 What Will We Do When Our Infrastructure Breaks Down? Larry W.

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Facebook Ad Social Media Fail – I’m An Idiot.

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Ah well, I like my “corporate” logo for The Community Crew. REACH of course is FOAF (Friends of Friends). What happens when you get your creative WRONG in a Facebook Social Ad? Here come the 13 year olds! FYI I’m an idiot. . Oh this is hilarious.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

January 28, 2008 Pilgrimage, Part One: What Globalization Has Wrought in the Worlds Struggling Nations, and Why They Put Up With It O neof the benefits of blogging is the opportunity to make friends all overthe world who invite you to stay with them if you ever visit theircountry.

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Does Social Networking makes your brain grow?

Chris Collison

Now the same research team in UCL are questioning whether social networking has a similar impact although the researchers do confess: It’s not clear whether using social networks boosts grey matter or if those with certain brain structures are good at making friends. I can testify that changing my work relationship pattern from a single slowly-evolving large corporation to short assignments in 100 client organisations over the last 6 years has certainly helped to fill it up.

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Google+ Hints at a Social Media Marketing Revolution

Alchemy of Change

After doing that, the first thing I did was walk over to my wife CJ’s computer and add the Alchemy of Change page to her circles (“circling” someone on Google+ is like “following” them on Twitter or “friending” them on Facebook).

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Mastering the Art of Creativity in the Workplace

Elsua

If you would ask me what’s that single component I keep missing within the corporate world more and more by the day to help enhance both the innovation and open knowledge sharing processes, amongst several others, I would venture to state that single one missing component would be creativity.

2013 226

Happy 25th birthday, World Wide Web!

Making CommunitySense

Now in some countries the corporations and the governments are very hard to tell apart. Today, the Web’s been around for 25 years, hip hip hurray!

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