Jenny Connected

There is a lot of activity in the Google group discussion forums and on Cloudworks. Google groups. The next stage is for people to team up and work on design projects together, which might be difficult for those who have entered the MOOC as individuals rather than as a team, or alongside colleagues. Does this MOOC need the amount of prescription that is a significant part of its design? the basic MOOC is ok for CPD, but still needs some good learning design.

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Jenny Connected

There is a lot of activity in the Google group discussion forums and on Cloudworks. Google groups. The next stage is for people to team up and work on design projects together, which might be difficult for those who have entered the MOOC as individuals rather than as a team, or alongside colleagues. Does this MOOC need the amount of prescription that is a significant part of its design? the basic MOOC is ok for CPD, but still needs some good learning design.

Design 100

Google Plus – Who Owns the Filter Bubble?


For a good couple of years I have been a huge fan, and big advocate, of what I think is one of the most empowering and refreshing social networking tools out there: Google Plus. At least, it is not my design. . Does that mean I will be ditching Google Plus for good?

2013 215

Google Plus – One50, Two50 and TheRest


However, in the last couple of days, I have been playing, experimenting and learning quite a bit more about Google Plus itself and how it will be redefining the way I interact on the Social Web. Circles, on its own, makes it totally worth it working with Google Plus.

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Boston E20 Notes: Designing Social Applications

Portals and KM

I attended session - Designing Social Applications " a panel session led by David F. Here is the session description: “Part of becoming a social enterprise is understanding what makes social applications work, both for purposes of selecting commercial applications and for designing their own.   It brings in Yammer, Google apps and other tools. One of the key things they recognized early on is the need for a real component model for the delivery of SaaS based apps.

Comparing Google Web Search and the Darwin Awareness Engine™

Portals and KM

Google has been the dominant web search engine for years now for good reason. I am certainly not attempting to equate these innovations but I want to attempt to better explain what the Darwin Awareness Engine does by comparing it to the well-known Google Web Search.

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Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

Google uses their links to a particular website or blog as the “collective intelligence of the web&# and a sign that whatever is in those pages is important.

Openness or How Do You Design for the Loss of Control? | Blog | design mind

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

business / technology / design Magazine Articles Video Audio Blogs Events Subscribe frog design | about | contact | privacy policy | terms of use Elektroniker Tim Leberecht Digital lifestyle at the intersection of attention, beauty, productivity, and the social web. Openness or How Do You Design for the Loss of Control? conference: “Design for the loss of control.” Random Hacks of Kindness (RHoK) , founded by teams from Google, Microsoft, Yahoo!,

My experiences of the E-Learning 3.0 MOOC to date

Jenny Connected

Design of the course. I like the course design and the fact that Stephen Downes ‘walks the talk’ and has been true to his educational philosophy as expounded in his theory of connectivism. Stephen also creates a video at the end of each week as a summary, as well as providing a written summary, which he openly drafts on a Google Doc so that we can each contribute if we wish. This fits with his belief that the role of the teacher is to model and demonstrate.

2018 127

What Could the Future of Money Look Like? « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? We need to be thinking much more deeply about social models which do not depend on any form of currency. As Rushkoff tells us so clearly, that system was designed with a different purpose.

2010 71

Monetizing: Virtual Goods venture capital 2009

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The platform is based on an innovative engagement-marketing model in which users earn points or virtual currencies by participating in unique advertising offers that are specially engineered for targeting, relevancy and maximum conversions. business models virtual goods

2009 202

Social Networks And Group Formation - Boxes and Arrows: The design behind the design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Read more at Going Social Now more about Shiv Stories by Shiv Singh Practical Strategies for Creating a Successful Intranet [1 Comment] Value-Driven Intranet Design [3 Comments] Making Knowledge Management Work on your Intranet [2 Comments] A Web 2.0

2007 41

HR Magazine - Exclusive: Google research heralds arrival of the human systems director

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Exclusive: Google research heralds arrival of the human systems director. But research unveiled yesterday by Google heralds a new player in HR: the human systems director. By 2020 the workplace will be transformed by the sharing and development of ideas, according to a study of 3,500 employees, 100 HR managers and 100 IT managers across the UK, France, Germany, the US and Japan, conducted by the Future Foundation on behalf of Google. "It Features. HR TV. Blogs. About.

2011 34

Tapping the Network to Facilitate Innovation « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? The problem is, humans weren’t designed for mechanization. We were designed to create. The Beginnings of a Competency-Model Foundation Social Network Analysis Case Studies (Valdis Krebs) What makes an effective knowledge worker? i think that as new economic models are put into place that support social production, this idea will take off at a larger societal level.

Essential Skills for 21st Century Survival: Part 3: Network Weaving « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? 35+ Social Lending Platforms Around the World Guidelines for Group Collaboration and Emergence What is Design Thinking, Really?

An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

emergent by design Home who’s the architect? It seems like the wealth of the entire nation is being funneled right to a couple thousand fortunate people, and all of us are still working pretty damn hard to make ends meet, yet ultimately supporting that model. It doesn’t have to be professionally designed, it can be a simple free blog, but you need to have a place where you show off your work, whatever your work may be.

2010 44

Designing for Civil Society: Do communities need boundaries?

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Designing for Civil Society David Wilcox on social media, engagement, collaboration ABOUT Mainly about engagement and collaboration using social media and events, with some asides on living in London. You need a business-innovation model.

2008 39

From workplace courses to global conversations | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

We had a good time co-writing using Google docs, a little skyping and slowly iterating back and forth.

CoP Series #3: Community – without people? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Anthropologist Jean Lave and I coined the term while studying apprenticeship as a learning model. However, you might see if Google translate helps.

CoP 130

Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This topic is designed to give you some tools and ideas for including social media appropriately in your overall organizational strategic plan and to measure its effectiveness. Track how many times a blog post has been viewed (using your blog software or a tool like Google Analytics ).

Sharing our inspiration from the Learning Technologies conference with links to all our liveblogs

Joitske Hulsebosch

70-20-10 is the model for learning in the workplace by Charles Jennings. There were a lot of instructional designers in the group; professionals analyzing learning questions and developing learning programs. When we have a question, we start googling or asking our network.

2015 164

Digital badges and the purpose of education

Jenny Connected

He hopes that these will be designed by humans to balance the possibility of biased algorithms. Laura Ritchie replied: In reply to Jenny – to me this is more about the possibilities of a more broad understanding and acceptance of evidence rather than a surveillance model.

2018 148

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

September 17, 2007 Could You Be a Model Natural Entrepreneur? Likewise I dont believetechnologies will save us, because, as James Kunstler points out, theyare designed to enable us to continue to live the unsustainable way wedo now, a little longer. Some of these working models will be better, responsible, sustainable ways to live : Models of radical simplicity, love and generosity, let-self-change, self-sufficiency and intentional community.

2007 35

Clustered Networks Spread Behavior Change Faster | Wired Science | Wired.com

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The research has important implications for people designing online communities intended to change or maintain a behavior, like weight watchers or online health communities, Centola said. Wired Home Subscribe Sections Cars 2.0

Working as knowmads: How to stimulate knowmadic working in organisations?

Joitske Hulsebosch

The above model from our book Learning in Times of Tweets, Apps and Like was provided as thought provoker. In this model we describe four types of professionals. This group can also develop further.You may use the Seek-Sense-Share model to work on sharpening individual practices.

2017 141

Visions of Business Ecosystems

Partnering Resources

With designer Becky Clarkson , Sechrest developed a one-page visual to describe the Corvallis start-up business ecosystem. Verna Allee , who designed this map, writes: “What makes eBay especially interesting is how it demonstrates the potential for a value network to expand prosperity.

2013 259

OpenSocial In The Enterprise

Collaborative Thinking

I'm happy to see a session on the topic for the San Francisco event on Wednesday morning hosted by Chris Schalk, Developer Advocate at Google. We need to start designing and implementing social networking platforms that have capabilities to span internal and external audiences. The Enterprise group agreed to have representation in ActivityStrea.ms (disclosure, that's Ryan Boyd of Google and me). * But the symmetric friend model makes less sense within the enterprise.

Realising the knowledge assets of research for the rest of us – how about a set of recipe cards?

Social Reporter

It’s about doing that by involving beneficiaries in how knowledge from research is shared, as well as in the design of products and services. I got one idea from an interactive diagram on this page in the Inclusive Design Toolkit. Inclusive Design Toolkit.

2013 191

What are Business Ecosystems?

Partnering Resources

Business Ecosystem Model developed by Dr. James F. A horticulturist turned away new customers for three months in order to create the floral design for a lavish wedding planned by the embezzler. If you enjoyed this post, be sure to follow Maya on Twitter , LinkedIn or Google+.

2012 237

Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Twitter and Google, Twitter and Facebook Once you start to see Twitter as an information network rather than a social network , its competitive edges start to look a lot closer to Google than to Facebook. The long-term challenges to Google are no less real.

Start a Content Business

Ken Carroll

But as we proceed, don’t get distracted from the three act model. And although there are endless variations in how you could put the three acts together, the model remains. Seth has constructed a unique business model that captures the value of his content and his particular approach.

2014 138

Rising Above the Over Quantification of Content

Portals and KM

Then I offer the concluding post, Rising Above the Quantification of Content: Part Four Google vs. Darwin.   Nick Carr addresses similar questions in his Atlantic article, Is Google Making Us Stupid?   I am also not suggesting that Darwin is here to replace Google.

2010 169

Social Physics: Oxymoron or Big 'Social' Data Tipping Point?

Governance in a Networked World

Carr states about Pentland “what he fails to see is that those norms and influences are themselves shaped by history, politics, and economics, not to mention power and prejudice” in referring to Pentland’s claims that social norms, behaviours and influences can be accurately modelled mathematically.

2014 158

Herding the Smart Cats: Successful IT Change Leadership

Partnering Resources

One organization, a former client, succeeded in herding a group of smart cats—technologists—to implement software engineering best practices by adopting the Capability Maturity Model (CMM). Visibility was modeled by the CIO who personally evangelized the new way of engaging in project work.

2012 202

E-Learning 3.0: Conversation with Ben Werdmuller

Jenny Connected

So, according to Ben, there is room for more communities to develop a usable independent web, and human-centred design, based on a deep understanding of people, which meets users where they are and is desirable, feasible and viable.

2018 139

News Updates (October 5, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

IBM vs Google Apps. IBM's hosted email, calendar and contact management service is expected to be priced lower than Google Apps Premier. " IBM is going after Google Apps Premier hard and has the pricing to show it’s serious. Google Apps Premier runs $50 per user a year.

2009 148

SXSW Notes: Copy Matters: Content Strategy for the Interface

Portals and KM

This is the session on Copy Matters: Content Strategy for the Interface led by Amy Thibodeau, Content Strategist Facebook, Andy Chung, Designer Facebook, Dan Zambonini, Partner & Dir Contentini, and Tiffani Jones Brown, Content Strategist Facebook. It all fits within a design system. Jason Fried said – “Good Content is good design.” We need to adapt our mindsets first and drop our dual mental models and look at how do they fit together.

2012 141

News Updates (February 22, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

With work underway to support other IBM ECM systems such as IBM Content Manager and Lotus Connections Files next month, SnappFiles is designed to be a single point of entry into corporate document management systems. Microsoft: More Total Value than Google Apps. Microsoft is fighting back against Google Apps. " We have shown you just a few examples of how Google struggles to deliver the basics of business critical email," the narrator of the video says at one point.

2010 109

Social Networks: Communities: a difference or two

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Ed Mitchell: Platform neutral Network and community design and facilitation; event design and facilitation. Relating technology elements to social models: It is easy to confuse the words we use for social models with technology words (e.g. which maps to a ‘forum’ (technical), while a blog (technical) doesn’t neccesarily map so well to this social model.

Much discussion about networking local government – now how about the rest of civil society?

Social Reporter

Google)… I would have thought that to let the Hub run without technical development would be an acceptable compromise. In my earlier piece I also picked up on Steve Dale’s suggestions of a different sort of social ecology architecture that blends specialist platforms with Twitter, Google Plus and other networks.

2013 165

YouBidFast: New Online Biz Dev and Marketing Blog

The Bumble Bee

Almost any enterprise, no matter what size, can quickly transform their online sales and marketing efforts using FREE best-in-class software from google and a host of other major software companies.

Market 116

Update on Ageing Better Innovation – look to apps and connectors

Social Reporter

While policy makers may be saying “put older people at the heart of designing new programmes” and rather failing to do so, people are doing it for themselves. Google and social media have made us lazy, and confused.

2014 203

Should You Move Your Email To The Cloud?

Portals and KM

This will change everything in workplace IT support from designing workplace information strategies for collaboration, to delivering content experiences to people across channels, to engaging the next-generation workforce to serve customers better. The split domain hybrid model means that some of workforce is in the cloud and some stays on premise for regulatory or other purposes. Forrester has a model for this.

Cloud 192