Digital Workplace Conference 2016 in New Zealand

Michael Sampson - Currents

It was the eighth annual conference in New Zealand (having been renamed from the original “SharePoint Conference”), and the 21st conference put on by ShareThePoint across New Zealand, Australia, and Southeast Asia. Paul and Kailash led a fun activity during their session to show how to build a model and give it an impressive sounding name, and provided a categorisation of how people respond to and use models in their work.

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What's the Best Group Design for Highly-Effective Projects?

Michael Sampson - Currents

My earliest memory of flying is from 1978, when my family flew from Zambia to New Zealand (we definitely transited through Singapore, but where else we went I don't recall). Of the three project team designs above, which have resulted in the most effective outcomes at your work?

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

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

A series of unique open conversations among employees resulted in a new approach to collaborative innovation. 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. style of user participation to our business model and culture.

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Change Management for Digital Transformation – my Keynote at the Digital Workplace Conference 2016

Michael Sampson - Currents

Last week I presented the opening keynote at the Digital Workplace Conference 2016 in Auckland, here in New Zealand. slides 23-24) when looking inside a firm – and using Office 365 as an example – we can see the direct effects (on practices and processes) and indirect effects (on organisation structure, corporate culture, and business model). Slides 46-47 provide a change prompt and single example of how new digital tools can impact organisational structure.

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Print your own WikiHouse – the new Community Architecture

Social Reporter

There Alastair Parvin presents a simple but provocative idea … … what if, instead of architects creating buildings for those who can afford to commission them, regular citizens could design and build their own houses? WikiHouse project in New Zealand by Spacecraft.

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AdeoServe Launches in the United Kingdom - Hosted and Managed SharePoint

Michael Sampson - Currents

During a drive to Camberley one late night in October 2010, after Seb Matthews retrieved me from LHR (after I'd waited for 2 hours to pass through border control - which, incidentally was longer than it took to fly from Denmark), he told me about the work they were doing behind the scenes on a new set of hosted and managed services for SharePoint. There was some cool technology discussed, including network traffic optimization kit from a New Zealand vendor.

Re-Imagining Effective Work (aka Digital Transformation) – Going Beyond Work Practice

Michael Sampson - Currents

The re-imagining discipline / mindset / methodology isn’t content to stop at how new tools—of which Office 365 is but one example—impact work practice. Organisational structure may pivot or morph, because hierarchy isn’t required to assign work to the right people; with new tools you can find the right people to engage with, and get their input using co-authoring directly. In the series: – Re-Imagining Effective Work (aka Digital Transformation) – What Is This?

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Coworking Spaces

Michael Sampson - Currents

Yesterday I posted on The Smarter Office about coworking spaces : " The tools we have available for connecting, communicating, and collaborating with coworkers, colleagues, and far-flung team members means that it’s entirely possible to live and work in a remote location — hidden in the forests of France, the near the cliffs of Dover, or near the bottom of the world in New Zealand.

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Notes on “Deployment of SharePoint 2013 document, records and collaboration solution at AUT” (Alan Marshall, Stephen McWilliams, Shelley Tasele)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Day two of the New Zealand SharePoint Conference is starting. AUT is New Zealand’s newest university, with 2000 staff. b) SharePoint has a different delivery model to other Microsoft products. (c)

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Notes on Joel's Keynote at the NZ SharePoint Conference (July 2, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

My flight was cancelled from Christchurch, so I was late getting into Wellington for the inaugural SharePoint Conference in New Zealand. you have two types of service models. - Joel recommends keeping these two service models separate, maybe even going to the degree of different SharePoint farms. you can have SharePoint Designer if you have been trained in SharePoint Designer", and "you can have a site, if you fill out our form."

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News Updates (December 15, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

More enterprise workers are clamouring for newer models of end user computing in the office. " RIM released its App World in New Zealand and the Western Island. The changes are designed to streamline the organization and provide a clear focus on markets that leverage Novell's strengths to capture future opportunities for growth. Coveo on Value of Search. Coveo is hosting a Webinar on December 16, focused on quantifying the value of enterprise search.

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News Updates (October 5, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Like the Windows version, the syncing software enables users to update their BlackBerry smartphones with new firmware, add and remove applications, manage multiple devices, and automatically back up the phone on a schedule. At that price—for the Focus model—a user gets a basic HD camera.

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Role of facilitation in disaster recovery

Viv Mcwaters

But first, a little background: this workshop was designed and delivered by the Global Facilitator Service Corps (GFSC) is a voluntary group of committed and passionate people who provide a way for facilitators to contribute our facilitation skills to disaster preparedness and recovery. At any time during the recovery process people can slip into ineffective strategies to cope - and while this model looks linear, it’s not really.

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Online Communities Mini-Conferences

Nancy White

As Community Leadership Development is a new course modeled on FOC08 and CCK08, participants in the FOC08 Mini Conferences are uniquely qualified to provide input, feedback and suggestions. am New Zealand Time).

Social Network Travel Logging

Governance in a Networked World

The idea is that I intend to build the social network of people that we meet or connect with as we travel to new places over a 40 day period. Interestingly, in that same share house of Julie’s she had another friend Margaret who she hitchhiked around New Zealand with over 30 years ago now.

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21st Century Learning: The Art of Building Virtual Communities

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

The burning question for many of us trying to establish educationalCoPs is how to design a VLC that is compelling enough that it willcompetesuccessfully for the attention of busy educators? Member Roles One model that holds merit an be found on the Learning Circuits Blog. It is titled 4L Model (Linking,Lurking, Learning, Leading) and was inspired by comments made by John SeeleyBrown in an interview with Marcia Connors for LineZine.

Why Your Innovation Contest Won’t Work - Tim Kastelle - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Community

That was the question posed to me recently by Warwick, the head of innovation for the Australia and New Zealand region of a multinational engineering firm. He asked because their CEO had just announced a new innovation initiative. HBR Global Editions.

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Annotated Bibliography: Background For Literature Review Project

Collaborative Thinking

However, the article moves in a new direction by examining behaviors within a SNS from the aspect of surveillance and the act of knowingly allowing oneself to be monitored and tracked by others can be a form of empowerment and perhaps control. Instead, it should be examined as one of many different types of communication models and how media affects interpersonal and societal relationships.

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups). tools and approaches and community and instructional design. Strong emphasis on the design, deployment and evaluation of productive online interaction spaces. Design, implement and moderate/facilitate online communities and workgroups. Trackback URI | Comments RSS Leave a Reply New to Full Circle?

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups). tools and approaches and community and instructional design. Strong emphasis on the design, deployment and evaluation of productive online interaction spaces. Design, implement and moderate/facilitate online communities and workgroups. Trackback URI | Comments RSS Leave a Reply New to Full Circle?

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups). tools and approaches and community and instructional design. Strong emphasis on the design, deployment and evaluation of productive online interaction spaces. Design, implement and moderate/facilitate online communities and workgroups. Trackback URI | Comments RSS Leave a Reply New to Full Circle?

2008 133

About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Technology steward, designer and builder of online interaction spaces (events, teams, learning groups). tools and approaches and community and instructional design. Strong emphasis on the design, deployment and evaluation of productive online interaction spaces. Design, implement and moderate/facilitate online communities and workgroups. Trackback URI | Comments RSS Leave a Reply New to Full Circle?

2008 133

Enterprise 2.0 Report: Intranet Collaboration Features and Social Networking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Summary This report collects best practices for how to design social features for intranets, including: Blogs Microblogging (intranet equivalents of Twitter) News feeds (RSS) Wikis Social networks (intranet equivalents of Facebook) Tagging and social bookmarking The report also covers: integration of these features with the overall intranet adapting Web 2.0 Anybody designing social features for an intranet. Nielsen Norman Group Report: Enterprise 2.0:

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Sites also vary in the extent to which they incorporate new information and communication tools, such as mobile connectivity, blogging, and photo/video-sharing. Some sites are designed with specific ethnic, religious, sexual orientation, political, or other identity-driven categories in mind.

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Competitive advantage from better interactions

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

These "tacit" activities—involving the exchange of information, the making of judgments, and a need to draw on multifaceted forms of knowledge in exchanges with coworkers, customers, and suppliers—are increasingly a part of the standard model for companies in the developed world. But building these advantages wont be easy: companies must alter the way they craft strategies, design organizations, manage talent, and leverage technology.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

My recent visits to Belize (wonderfully warm, but soon to becomeanother failed state struggling nation), Australia (warm in the moretropical parts, but already environmentally challenged and so very faraway), and New Zealand (delightful, lovely and full of smart,knowledgeable people, but almost as cold as Canada) have persuaded methat the country that I have called home for almost all of my life is,perhaps, not where I or any other human was really meant to live.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

My recent visits to Belize (wonderfully warm, but soon to becomeanother failed state struggling nation), Australia (warm in the moretropical parts, but already environmentally challenged and so very faraway), and New Zealand (delightful, lovely and full of smart,knowledgeable people, but almost as cold as Canada) have persuaded methat the country that I have called home for almost all of my life is,perhaps, not where I or any other human was really meant to live.

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How to Hit the Enterprise 2.0 Bullseye

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Andrew McAfee’s Blog The Business Impact of IT Home About RSS Is craigslist or eHarmony the Right Model for Enterprise 2.0? As I’ve written before , I believe that the new crop of digital tools for building, maintaining, and exploiting social networks are both novel and powerful for individuals and enterprises alike. These questions are designed to reveal what kind of person a respondent is, and what kind of colleague she’d be.

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The ties that find

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Andrew McAfee’s Blog The Business Impact of IT Home About RSS Is craigslist or eHarmony the Right Model for Enterprise 2.0? As I’ve written before , I believe that the new crop of digital tools for building, maintaining, and exploiting social networks are both novel and powerful for individuals and enterprises alike. These questions are designed to reveal what kind of person a respondent is, and what kind of colleague she’d be.

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