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A Social Network Development Model

The Bumble Bee

Way back in the social networking Dark Ages, OK - October 2005, I published a "A Virtual Community Development Model" with sports metaphors for each stage. Read A Virtual Community Development Model.

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Poor Mental Models fail teams before they even start?

The Bumble Bee

One of the most powerful team exercises is to explore team leaders and team members "mental models" of teams, networks and groups. Mental models are the, often invisible, dictators of what actually happens in a team as opposed to what team leaders would like to happen.

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AI Use Cases For Communities & Networks

Online Community Strategy

” Algorithms are complex sets of bounded instructions, and they aren’t (typically) designed to learn from their environment and evolve. I also highly recommend the SWARM conference , being held in Melbourne this year, August 30-31.

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Bioteams: Learning from Nature to improve Project Management

The Bumble Bee

Meanwhile, having modern technology devices is useless if mental and business models are still based on old-fashioned concepts. Human subsistence could be at serious risk if development vision is not changed radically, along with design, products' life cycles and material's sources.

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KM World 2014: Some Useful Workshops

Portals and KM

A team of Change Agents discusses leading organizational concepts such as: new models for organizational design, the power of self-organization, social and organizational network analysis, and more. The workshop also talks about what supports their work: SWARMS, Pods, Cookie Jars, Green Rooms, and other new processes based on agile and self-organizing principles.”. KM World 2014 will be held in Washington DC at the Grand Hyatt from November 4 to 7. It is great event.

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Which teams need bioteams: free bioscore calculator

The Bumble Bee

I explained previously how to spot if a team or community or network was a bioteam - a team with a life of its own , where well-established models of team simply do not work. Ken Thompson is an expert practitioner in the area of bioteaming, swarming, virtual enterprise networks, virtual professional communities and virtual teams and has published two landmark books: Bioteams: High Performance Teams Based on Nature's Best Designs.

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Bioteams 101: Introduction to Bioteams Principles

The Bumble Bee

A Bioteam is a team which has a life of its own and requires an alternative model to traditional command and control. Rule 7: Swarm! The latest Swarmteams implementation is SwarmTribes which helps social object owners (e.g.

2009 152

YouBidFast: New Online Biz Dev and Marketing Blog

The Bumble Bee

The centrepiece of www.youbidfast.com is a comprehensive business development and marketing model covering outbound, two-way and inbound communications (at both basic and advanced levels) which I will keep updated with new technologies as they appear.

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Leading collaborative business networks - 10 rules for success

The Bumble Bee

Tit for Tat" is the proven model of collaboration in nature not win-win. The latest Swarmteams implementation is SwarmTribes which helps social object owners (e.g.

Discover Bioteams via Experiential Learning

The Bumble Bee

Experiential Learning is a powerful approach to experiential learning which allows you to constantly test and refine new ideas in the light of existing mental models - it is an ideal way to learn and experience bioteams! You are now ready to start some practical pilot implementations.

Ten critical foundations for successful collaborative networks

The Bumble Bee

Each of these virtual enterprise projects involves a specific subset of members from the community and typically focuses on either winning new business contracts, implementing shared services (cost reductions) or new product adoption and development. A Practical "Exchange Model".

Rex's Thought Spot: Beyond Serendipity for Enterprise 2.0

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Specifically designed environments optimally enhanced to increase the likelihood for shelled mollusks to produce "prefect" pearls. They approached me and asked for assistance in building a "Wiki Sales Manual" designed by sales people for sales people.

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The Networked Enterprise and Bioteams in China

The Bumble Bee

All these problems have one common heading: Business collaborations fail for lack of a proven collaboration model which is exactly what the VEN model offers. There is a full stage model in the book].

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Stowe Boyd: Building Social Applications at Climb to the Stars (Stephanie Booth)

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

iTunes vs. Last.fm; also non-social applications which implement, at some point, some social component. New social business model!) Swarm intelligence. Deep Design last.fm (neighbours!) Facebook ThisNext (about design and fashion) First, just build the social app.

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