The Business Model for MOOCs

Jenny Connected

What is Necessary and what is Contingent in Design for Massive Open Online Courses? However, there was one very interesting, topical and pertinent question, which was, What was the business model for the FSLT12 MOOC? It seems that many institutions think about business models in terms of how much money they can make from MOOCs and certainly Oxford Brookes is thinking of accrediting the MOOC and charging for assessment next year.

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Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

While enterprise social networking has been covered extensively in the media and by IT analyst firms, one of the least discussed aspects of the topic has been the issue of design and the potential impact of design on employee adoption of such tools and applications. Instead, the information was presented at a holistic and inter-disciplinary level, covering a collection of related issues: Affordance-centered design. Social theory and design. design Enterprise 2.0

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Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

While enterprise social networking has been covered extensively in the media and by IT analyst firms, one of the least discussed aspects of the topic has been the issue of design and the potential impact of design on employee adoption of such tools and applications. Instead, the information was presented at a holistic and inter-disciplinary level, covering a collection of related issues: Affordance-centered design. Social theory and design. design Enterprise 2.0

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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. They talked about applications beyond marketing and inside the enterprise.  I am pleased to be back for my sixth Enterprise 2.0 conference in Boston.

RIM PlayBook - Four Models are Coming

Michael Sampson - Currents

The combination of premium hardware features and design powered by the new and highly acclaimed BlackBerry® Tablet OS and open development tools, along with support for carriers' high speed 4G networks, will provide a high performance platform that enables a mobile services revolution.

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Socialprise: The Organizational Design Revolution

Green Chameleon

While the theme of FASTforward '08 was the User Revolution, the various keynote presentations actually presented compelling evidence for an even larger revolution: fundamentally redefining business models. If we come out with a marketing claim, are people in the company comfortable challenging that claim? It's about finally overthrowing over-yang'd classic business models with a healthier balance of yin.

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Is Physical and Virtual Regressive Software Marketing on the Rise?

Portals and KM

I recently commented on some less intelligence social media marketing techniques by brands, picking up on a great post by Sameer Patel, Marketing your Marketing. Now Jeremiah Owyang comments on The Peculiar Marketing Trends Among The Social Software Industry. Yet he notes that some brands might question it that is the best way to invest in marketing. A combination of iPad prizes and models appears to doubledown on your mistake.

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Cisco Broadens Foray Into Collaboration Market

Collaborative Thinking

also offers customers a choice of deployment models – whether on-premise, on-demand, or hybrid. Cisco WebEx Mail is on-demand, highly available, and designed to free IT departments from the burden of email infrastructure management and operation. Highlights of Cisco's press release is below (with a link to the full release). Additional blog posts will come out later today (starting around noon PT) that will include my early thoughts.

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Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

Twitter is so similar to the blogosphere – and so good at helping information networkers do their job – it’s almost as if it were specifically designed for that purpose. Third-order engagement is not just the responsibility of the marketing and other outward-facing teams.

Walking around it to find a problem’s shape

Learning Alliances

Experimentation is now a standard business process for market exploration and customer discovery. business models Coaching Event design Technology technology_stewardship

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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.

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Blog Cases from 2005: Cesar Brea on Marketing, Analytics, and More

Portals and KM

The firm designs, implements, and optimizes multi-channel marketing programs to exploit today’s increasingly fragmented and digitally-dominated channel landscape. In past lives Cesar has run sales, marketing, and business development in both enterprise software and IT consulting firms.   As he put it, “Whether it's good or not, it might provide a model to emulate or avoid.” 

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Forrester: Mobile Apps Will Change the IT Market and Drive Software Innovation

Portals and KM

It notes that while the explosion of app innovation started with the iPhone, the rise of the “App Internet” significantly impact the enterprise software and services market. billion/year market globally by 2015. billion/year market globally by 2015. As innovation continues and services vendors help IT pick up the slack, the app Internet will also accelerate the evolution of the enterprise desktop and business applications markets.

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Deb Lavoy on Promoting the Purpose Driven Organization and Designing the Collaborative Enterprise

Portals and KM

I recently spoke with Deb Lavoy, Director of Product Marketing for Digital and Social Media at OpenText , about enterprise design in the 21 st century.  She began by noting that we are moving from a mechanistic model for organizations to a more human model. It could be a product team, a legal team, a team responsible for an RFP, or a marketing launch.

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.” If you design ways out of the system, they might as well serve as ways into the system.

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. This fits with his belief that the role of the teacher is to model and demonstrate. I prefer the ‘front porch’ discussions to the ‘market place’ as Matthias Melcher once described it. el30 cMOOC community course design stephen downesFirst a bit of background.

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Clearstep Business Community : Community Engagement Models

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Remember Me Search Clearstep > Online Communities > Build > Documents Clearspace Online Communities Internal Collaboration Up to Documents in Build Currently Being Moderated Community Engagement Models VERSION 1 Created on: Jul 9, 2008 10:23 PM by Barry Tallis - Last Modified: Jul 9, 2008 10:24 PMby Barry Tallis In “Groundswell”, Charline Li and Josh Bernoff, from Forrester, identify 5 different type of community engagement models.

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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. These are the things that we allocate to a market to make things happen.

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A vision with legs – that grows

Learning Alliances

Reese talked about the “digital futures&# group that he leads at White Horse ( whitehorse.com ), a small, 31-year-old digital marketing agency that wants to be big and that he joined within the last year or so. Share: business models Technology

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Monetizing: Virtual Goods venture capital 2009

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Virtual Goods could be created and sold in market place by members, or purchased as host-offered products. OneSeason – play the sports market! By the way, why is virtual goods an important part of business models for social networks? business models virtual goods

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Forrester Wave Report: The Leaders in Community Platforms for Marketers (Part 4/4)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Over 100 vendors in this commodity market Many an entrepreneur has realized this community opportunity, when I started to cover this market there were 8 vendors on my list, today the space now boasts 100 vendors and it continues to grow.

Lessons on the hard job of designing communities in the organization | Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Links for this week (weekly) Links for this week (weekly) Lessons on the hard job of designing communities in the organization Jun 14 2011 Share Tweet Summary : If communities have a real value for organizations, there are still few certainties about their positioning and management.

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F-Suites for C-Suites: 4 Futures Thinking Toolkits To Help C-Suite Leaders Thrive in a World of Change « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

emergent by design. Imagine your mind as a construct – a series of models, assumptions, biases, values, beliefs, memories, past hurts and joys, experiences, expectations, and blind spots. It’s easy to get trapped in our most comfortable assumptions and models.

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Core Principles for the New Economy: Human Agency & Enlightened Self-Interest « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

emergent by design. They are also critical for the spread of propaganda, fear, marketing messages, rumors, politics, scams, etc. The problem with the kinds of ad hoc, project-based, one off relationships Boyd described is that they leave the individual isolated without a safety net, and thus leave the project-based model of p2p collaboration open to cooptation (as free agents become a precariat) by capitalist business firms. What is Design Thinking, Really?

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Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Skype, social networks and language learning

Ken Carroll

About Ken Carroll « Linear and non-linear learning Designing conversations » Skype, social networks and language learning There’s lots of start-ups in the language learning space, mostly variations on the social networking and Skype models.

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Being social at work: which communications model to adopt for the enterprise? | The AppGap

John Tropea - Delicious Network

About | Contributors | Contact us | Subscribe: via RSS , via Twitter + sponsored by QuickBase Sponsored post : Access the 7 Tip Series from Intuit QuickBase on using Web-based software Being social at work: which communications model to adopt for the enterprise?

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.

Worklight Enters the Enterprise Facebook Market

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Worklight Enters the Enterprise Facebook Market by Bill Ives December 20, 2007 at 11:40 am · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 Yes, there is an enterprise Facebook market. Business Model 2.0 Design Thinking 3.0 You knew this was coming. I got an email a few days ago from Worklight , Announcing WorkBook, “a Secured Facebook for the Enterprise. WorkBook, an addition to the WorkLight 2.0

IBM SJ 46-4 | A model for CIO-led innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

This new model of innovation has become an important component of the IBM product and service strategy, as it has generated new solutions that have met quick market success. In this paper we describe this model of innovation and illustrate our experience in four case studies. In the next section we describe the new model for innovation and its evolutionary characteristics. style of user participation to our business model and culture.

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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? Reply Trackbacks Get a Life and Get Alive « Petervan's Blog Storytelling Social Media Marketing PR Business & Technology Curated Stories May 2, 2010 Wisdom 2.0

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.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Home About Contact Divas Blogroll The Diva Marketing Blog Approach To Blog Strategy GO » Looking for a presentation or workshop on blogs, eMarketing, marketing for non marketers? Carey Listening and Participating_Social Media Marketing White Paper Marketing Profs Make Nice With Bloggers Portland Buisness Journal - Blogs Restore Personal Elements To Marketing By Toby RSS Beyond Blogs Announcing:The Biz Blog Profile Series RESCUE!

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Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Here Comes ItalianPod

Ken Carroll

New definitions of mobile learning » Here Comes ItalianPod Harold Jarche writes about how the traditional ‘business model’ of the universities is under pressure. But the business model of the University is as young as ever.

The Power of Pull + Social Business Edge + 140 Character Conference= ?

21st Century Organization

Social Business Edge April 19 at Fleishman Hillard , Stowe Boyd--who coined the term " social tools " in 1999-- hosted "Social Business Edge" on the premise that: " we are at the start of something much larger than a retake on marketing.

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Collaborative Thinking: Social Media & Pharmaceuticals

Collaborative Thinking

Connections Categories Attention Management AugmentedReality blogging Books BurtonGroupCatalyst07 BurtonGroupCatalyst08 Business_IT_Alignment CiscoCollab Collaboration Commentary Communication design digital+life e-Mail Enterprise 2.0

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WorldChanging: Tools, Models and Ideas for Building a Bright Green Future: Cliff Figallo and the Evolution of Virtual Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Suggest a Story Submission Guidelines Editor Advertising Design: Matt Chapman Logo Design: Egg Hosting, Development, and Technical Management

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eLearn: Best Practices - Online Course Design from a Communities-of-Practice Perspective

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Queensborough Community College/CUNY and Stevens Institute of Technology Learnscape Architecture (8/20/08) Jay Cross, Internet Time Group Tips for Delivering a Successful Online Experience (4/30/08) By Richard Watson, Technical Trainer and Instructional Designer How to Motivate Your Students (4/18/08) By Errol Craig Sull Usability Testing of E-Learning: Easy, Effective, Affordable (4/02/08) By Carol M. Best Practices How Will Online Courses Weather the Economic Downturn?

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Collaborative Thinking: Socializing At Work - No Longer A Waste Of Time

Collaborative Thinking

Investments in human capital rise only when the risk to the core business model is self-evident (e.g., Business strategists increasingly view the consumer market as a template for enterprise solutions that enable more flexible work models, catalyze informal interactions and connect people with shared interests.

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Collaborative Thinking: LiquidTalk - Filling In The Daily Gaps

Collaborative Thinking

Spy » January 31, 2008 LiquidTalk - Filling In The Daily Gaps Intriguing idea but not sure theres a long-term business model here - technically, the barrier to entry seems small (re: IBM, Microsoft, Oracle or some other best of breed vendor). Connections Categories Attention Management AugmentedReality blogging Books BurtonGroupCatalyst07 BurtonGroupCatalyst08 Business_IT_Alignment CiscoCollab Collaboration Commentary Communication design digital+life e-Mail Enterprise 2.0

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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.

The Value of Community Ecosystems

Online Community Strategy

In 1999 I took a job with TechRepublic.com as “UX Program Manager” and spent 9 months helping design, build, launch and grow what would become one of the largest online communities of global IT Professionals. A design for threaded discussions went from whiteboard to production over a weekend.

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Introducing Network Thinking: A Mobile Approach to Customer Communities

Online Community Strategy

The Inertia of the Support Community Model. Most online communities in the enterprise side evolved out of support forums, and so did most of the platforms on the market. Most Community Advocate programs were based on the Microsoft MVP model, which was optimized around support use cases.

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‘Communities’ and ‘Networks’: A Conceptual and Linguistic 2.0 Mess | Sonnez en cas d'absence

Delicious/choconancy/community

One of the side effects of Marketing 2.0 de concepts et de vocabulaire A Small Attempt to Model Organizational Evolution EtoB: will enterprise 2.0

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