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. It occurred to me today that Jeffrey has quietly been engaged in the larger social 'conversation' for a long time — albeit in more traditional form of a newsletter, with a personal message from Jeffrey in each issue.

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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

And this additional text was posted in one of the daily newsletters: This week’s task is deliberately open-ended. ” Well, as we discussed in this week’s conversation (also in this newsletter) it’s a challenge to create consensus without deferring to an authority – a trusted source, if you will. Design of the course. This fits with his belief that the role of the teacher is to model and demonstrate. First a bit of background.

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Green Chameleon » From Data, with Love

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about From Data, with Love That most hallowed of mental models and glib explanations, the Data-Information-Knowledge-Wisdom hierarchy has taken a bit of a beating this week.

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Purpose Will Power Future Online Communities

Online Community Strategy

Our community experiences today are largely designed around the limitations of the platform we choose to grow our communities on. What might happen if the community and collaborative experiences we designed supported the discovery, refinement and actualization of a person’s purpose?

Purpose Will Power Future Online Communities

Online Community Strategy

Our community experiences today are largely designed around the limitations of the platform we choose to grow our communities on. What might happen if the community and collaborative experiences we designed supported the discovery, refinement and actualization of a person’s purpose?

Anecdote: Explaining the action-oriented communities of practice model

John Tropea - Delicious Community

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2007 28

Monetizing: Virtual Goods venture capital 2009

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

For example, if I want addtional currency for my virtual pets on my iPhone, I can click and watch an ad, subscribe to a newsletter, or complete some other call to action, and get 20 coins or whatever for the virtual pet for free. business models virtual goods

2009 202

Purpose Will Power Future Online Communities

Online Community Strategy

Our community experiences today are largely designed around the limitations of the platform we choose to grow our communities on. What might happen if the community and collaborative experiences we designed supported the discovery, refinement and actualization of a person’s purpose?

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. E-mail and newsletters keep the community informed of new releases and “hot” innovations.

2007 28

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

Organising Knowledge » A Typology of Search Behaviours

Green Chameleon

It’s a very widespread mental model, and it is premised on the notion that a searcher has a precise idea of what they want (search is fully intentional and there is a clear “target&# for the query) and that they know when they are satisfied. He hasn’t got any data behind this yet, but it’s a big step in the direction of a search model that might be sophisticated enough to map against real people doing real tasks.

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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. For example, you may try a blog as an alternative to a traditional email newsletter.

Green Chameleon » Trouble at the AOK Corral

Green Chameleon

Founded by Jerry Ash it uses a unique model: “star&# moderators - experts on some aspect of KM - are researched by Jerry, and brought in for 2-week long discussions. For example, I have noticed that when there’s an extended period of dominant alpha male behaviour engaging in tit for tat behaviour, lurkers emerge from the woodwork and start civil side conversations, as if to model to themselves what they would like to see happening.

2007 100

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

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. There’s an email newsletter , but no continuing online community. Inclusive Design Toolkit. Designing with People.

2013 191

#NRC01PL Personal Learning MOOC Week 1

Jenny Connected

Course objectives: participants will develop an appreciation of different models of online course delivery, ranging from the traditional LMS through connectivist MOOCs to potential future models of personal learning and performance support. Participants may also be subscribed to a daily newsletter for the duration of the course. Beyond Instructional Design: Open Spaces and Learning Places. Design Elements in a Personal Learning Environment.

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Clay Shirky: nonprofits must become new-style convenors - or lose their members

Social Reporter

That means change for campaigning charities, trade associations, and membership bodies who may have worked in the past through a mix of newsletters, events and perhaps not very special services. See also from Designing for Civil Society, and Socialreporter.

Is structure counter to cMOOC philosophy?

Jenny Connected

We were discussing what we have found out about the ways in which people participated and learned in the FSLT12 MOOC - and the extent to which this was constrained by the structure and curriculum we designed into the MOOC. This course is based on a connectivist model of learning that Stephen Downes and I have been developing since 2008. Once you’ve submitted your blog, please include the course tag (oped12) in your posts and they will be aggregated into a daily newsletter.

2012 161

Masterclass: The cultures of collaboration - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

To create a culture that supports collaboration, leaders must understand, create conditions for and model collaboration for teams, communities and networks. Walking the talk  as leaders express their identity through deliberate role modelling, teaching, and coaching  so we follow!

Update on Ageing Better Innovation – look to apps and connectors

Social Reporter

The always-interesting NESTA newsletter took me to their latest film on understanding Digital Social Innovation and Jamie Whyte’s report of a recent event on the topic.

2014 203

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Alchemy of Change

tags: information design infographic. You don’t make widgets: why design is about function, not things — dMASS. The same idea can be applied to business models. tags: design mission function. 3D Printing: The latest dMASS newsletter. A third important aspect of 3D printing is its potential to disrupt business models and current approaches to supply chain management, as well as reduce the resources needed to transport goods. Design.

2011 116

Stowe Boyd, The collaborative tool manifestation of teams is.

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

This allows Asana to be used as a personal tool — with all its rich task model — but without the slow-and-tight considerations of groups: ‘Who should I invite/exclude? Working on longer format projects on social business, Sign up for the newsletter.

2013 38

22 Twitter revenue streams – monetizing tweets

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Anyway, I thought I would play around with Twitter business models, given the current interest in premium sponsored tweets in Search (and later timeline) on Twitter (see Fastcompany for more) . Social Media Monetization Models on Flickr [link]. The eBay model but for digital items.

MirandaNet: Social Networking trivial or mind expanding?

Community Capers

In the second stage, braiders demonstrate meta-learning by constructing braided artefacts , which re-interpret the online debate in different styles for different audiences, e.g., newsletters for their local communities and reports for their school senior management team. Staged Models of Learning. Braided learning joins other models and research that described stages in online learning (e.g.,

Creating a whole kit (and caboodle) for community enablers and agents of change

Social Reporter

I should offer congratulations to NatCAN for keeping going, but generally I don’t think the conversation/knowledge hub model works too … about which more later. Blogs, Twitter and Facebook groups are no substitute for newsletters, meetings and knocking on doors. The many models for People Powered Change.

2013 146

News Updates (October 5, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

At that price—for the Focus model—a user gets a basic HD camera. For $3,499 for the PTZ model, the user gets a camera and can zoom in and out and pan an area. Understanding how people work and closely matching the system design is one step towards this type of simplicity.

2009 148

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

NewsLetter. The problem here is that it is a lot easier to offer a $10,000 prize than it is to design work so that people have autonomy, mastery and purpose. Email Newsletters. The HBR Monthly Update email newsletter. HBR Global Editions.

2013 80

Masterclass: The cultures of collaboration - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

To create a culture that supports collaboration, leaders must understand, create conditions for and model collaboration for teams, communities and networks. Walking the talk  as leaders express their identity through deliberate role modelling, teaching, and coaching  so we follow!

Organising Knowledge » SKOS Working Draft Open for Consultation

Green Chameleon

From the abstract: “This document defines the Simple Knowledge Organization System (SKOS), a common data model for sharing and linking knowledge organization systems via the Semantic Web. The SKOS data model provides a standard, low-cost migration path for porting existing knowledge organization systems to the Semantic Web. Search Green Chameleon and Straits Knowledge Newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates.

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Small World Labs “Small World Labs provides the design, implementation, and hosting services for your online social or professional network.&#

2008 55

Collaboration – If it Were That Easy We Would all Do It – Well

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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Communication, communities and collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Community

They examined these factors about 50 years ago, and produced four models to describe communication structures: Star (aka Wheel) Y, and Line (aka Chain) Circle Bavelas [1] reported that some configurations were better than others. A mathematical model for group structures.

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

Ed Mitchell: Platform neutral " Blog Archive " Strategic planning for group spaces

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Ed Mitchell: Platform neutral Network and community design and facilitation; event design and facilitation. This is just as true for consulting and designing physical events as it is for birthing new online spaces; think about it - it’s humans we are dealing with here. They opt for a distributed model. If participants don’t like particular bits of your community model, change them; if they find cool things they use without your planning, promote them.

2008 28

SharePoint: Is It Worth Using as a Collaboration Tool?

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

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Enterprise Collaboration Requires Critical New Skills

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

about us | research resources | contact us | advertise here Newsletter Latest News Features Interviews Product Reviews Web CMS Enterprise CMS Document Management Web Engagement Digital Asset Management Web Publishing Enterprise 2.0 view comments 9 Characteristics of a Successful Branded Online Community view comments Powered by Postrank Receive the Free CMSWire Newsletter We keep thousands of people informed each week via concise updates. Collaboration is a different model.

Hierarchy and Network: Two Structures, One Organization - John Kotter - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

But I am referring to something far bigger: large-scale organizational change, such as a company redesigning its entire business model, or accomplishing its most important strategic objectives of the decade, or changing its portfolio of product offerings. Both are designed and purposive. Both are designed and purposive.

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Green Chameleon » Ignorance Begets Confidence

Green Chameleon

Doesn’t the Cynefin model argue for injecting chaos? As a designer, it is sometimes an advantage to be ignorant - it allows you to question the assumptions and implicit values of the competents. Search Green Chameleon and Straits Knowledge Newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates.

2007 100

Green Chameleon » Is KM a Pseudoscience?

Green Chameleon

Search Green Chameleon and Straits Knowledge Newsletter Subscribe to our newsletter for regular updates. www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Is KM a Pseudoscience? There was a bit of a spat on the actKM forum over the past week or so.

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An Update on the Online Community Research Network

Online Community Report

Help Design Research Studies - OCRN members help design the research studies by reviewing and giving input on survey instruments. We also send a monthly OCRN Update newsletter with key news from the Network, as well as social media industry highlights.

Green Chameleon » Why Bankers Are Like Street Gangs

Green Chameleon

The 1 month where he created his designs he was drawing on those observations and making creative connections between them. Decartes expression in image of Rodins’ Thinker has shown it doesn’t work in a Romanian Orphanage, you need the Socialisation and Externalisation in the SECI model to move forward and keep momentum, but the paradox is that you need the group to support you even if this counters their way of perceiving a situation.

2008 100

Anecdote: The difference between communities of practice and knowledge networks

John Tropea - Delicious Community

His latest one has an interesting progression model looking at how motivation factors change as you move to the core or periphery.