SXSW Notes: The Complexity Curve: How to Design for Simplicity

Portals and KM

This is the session on The Complexity Curve: How to Design for Simplicity led by David Hogue VP of Experience Design Fluid Inc I was lucky to go early as there was a line outside by the time it stated. David is an applied psychologist and UI designer. First he looked at designers. The registration line at SXSW is a classic example of bad design. This is very different than designers. Now David moved to the complexity curve for design.

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Enterprise 2.0 Conference: Session Proposals

Collaborative Thinking

As we did with the San Francisco event where I submitted sessions that were accepted on enterprise micro-blogging and OpenSocial in the enterprise, we can load-balance and shuffle moderators. The panel session on Microsoft was well received at the San Francisco November event. For organizations looking for market innovation, it is more often represented by smaller vendors leveraging open source and SaaS-based delivery models.

Stop Banging Your Tanker Corporate Microclimates

Evolving Web

Architects often design buildings specifically to avoid or create a microclimate. Anyone who ever saw a baseball game in San Francisco’s Candlestick Park quickly learned how poor design and building location could turn a hot day into a cold / windy one.

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

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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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Unnamed (weekly)

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. 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. Shareable: Participatory Budgeting Gains Steam in San Francisco.

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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. But the symmetric friend model makes less sense within the enterprise. The asymmetric model used by Twitter, where each individual chooses people to follow, to manage their own attention.

Enterprise Collaboration Requires Critical New Skills

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Collaboration is a different model. Collaboration is a different model. Featured Events View all | Add event | RSS Jul 20, 2011 – (Webinar) Best Practices for Mobile Enabling Your Website Aug 23, 2011 – UX Week 2011 - San Francisco Sep 12, 2011 – Semphonic X Change 2011 Web Analytics Conference Sep 13, 2011 – Enterprise Tomorrow Conference - San Francisco 2011 Sep 26, 2011 – The Big Social 2011 Whos Hiring?

News Updates (June 9, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

The morning event, to be held in San Francisco, will feature a CIO roundtable and new product demos, which Google is tight-lipped about but which are designed to boost Apps' appeal among large organizations, according to several people familiar with the plans. Instead of using access controls and versioning to allow filtering after publication among coworkers or the public, Revizr works on the filter-then-publish model. Trying eProductivity.

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The World Cafe Community – Virtual Cafes? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Julia Young, Facilitate.com, San Francisco, CA # Amy Lenzo on 12 Jul 2009 at 3:27 pm Dear Julia, Thanks so much for your contribution to this conversation!

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"Collaboration and Community" by Scott London

John Tropea - Delicious Community

How does it differ from other models of cooperation? 16] Collaboration vs. Other Models of Cooperation Collaborative partnerships can be broadly grouped under two headings: those aimed at resolving conflicts and those designed to develop and advance shared visions for the future.[17] where the need and intent is to change fundamentally the way services are designed and delivered." Weisbord (San Francisco: Berrett-Koehler, 1992).

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The World Cafe Community – Virtual Cafes? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Julia Young, Facilitate.com, San Francisco, CA # Amy Lenzo on 12 Jul 2009 at 3:27 pm Dear Julia, Thanks so much for your contribution to this conversation!

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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!

Can British cities learn from US ‘networked localism’? : RSA blogs

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Design and Society. So, for example, the Seattle Minimum Wage Task Force took evidence and exchanged ideas with city and business leaders from Chicago, San Francisco, New York, Philadelphia and San Jose. In this time of changes, there’s some connecting we can do locally, but it’s so important to share the model. Design. RSA BLOGS RSS FEED. Arts and Society. Education Matters. Enterprise. Fellowship. Recovery. Social Brain. Social Economy.

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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!

DavidSibbet.com: Visual Meetings Arrives at The Grove

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

What these photos do not show, of course, is the rich process of facilitated design meetings that we led as a way of generating this material. Partners for Change Model These are two supportive visuals for a Partners for Change model I co-designed with Sissel Waage and Ruth Rominger.

Network Roundtable: Building Collaborative Teams

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

He is CEO of consulting firm Advanced Human Technologies , based in Sydney and San Francisco, and Chairman of Future Exploration Network , a global events and consulting firm specializing in the future of business. Since this was design.[

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More collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

And it prompts me to wonder if James Rs model is actually more of a maturity profile around the management of collaboration tools than about tool adoption per se. My experience, though, is that we need to "capture the high ground" in these models, explicitly including the longer-term vision. Without this, these models are too quickly ignored when a "sexier" approach comes along.

DavidSibbet.com: Facilitation Mastery: Experiencing the Four Flows

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Singapore: A Reverse San Francisco? What these photos do not show, of course, is the rich process of facilitated design meetings that we led as a way of generating this material. Working with multiple mental models is a core skill in more masterful levels of practice.

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More on Trust in the Social Enterprise – confused of calcutta

John Tropea - Delicious Community

To create a successful community, you’ll need to first understand why you’re building it and who you’re building it for; and then express your vision in the design, technology and policies of your community. Incidentally, a dozen years ago, Amy-Jo described her nine design strategies as “timeless” Time has proved her right. That’s why I joined Salesforce.com, with its unique integrated corporate philanthropy model. Skip to content.

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Awareness, Phased Growth are Keys to Participation on Wikis

John Tropea - Delicious Community

blog boris mann business CeBIT change change management citizen journalism city Clay Shirky cognition collaboration Collaborative Technology collective action Community Confluence conversation Course Using Wiki creativity culture customers data center David Weinberger Design & Branding Digital Democracy digitallearning DITA documentation earmarks EDUCAUSE2006 email encyclopedia enterprise 2.0 Hira on the Gen Y workforce Design & Branding Art.

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Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Some sites are designed with specific ethnic, religious, sexual orientation, political, or other identity-driven categories in mind. It was designed to compete with Match.com, a profitable online dating site (Cohen, 2003).

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Collaboration tools

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

As ever, James is practical & clear in his thinking and suggests a 5 phase model (0-4) for organisations thinking about collaboration. These rich networks will almost certainly be a federated model. And I wholly agree that the model looks too static, at all levels and phases of the progress. Engineers without Fears Tuesday, September 11, 2007 Collaboration tools James Robertson has been thinking about collaboration tools. Which is interesting because I have as well.

Anecdote - Whitepapers - Building a collaborative workplace

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

THREE TYPES OF COLLABORATION Older models of collaboration tended to focus on teams and formal, structured collaboration. How leaders express their identity through deliberate role modelling, teaching, and coaching—as our leaders collaborate, so do we! I was helping the Department of Defence design a community of practice for project managers. During the design process, the client had another job type for which they wanted a community. What we do.

Life With Alacrity: The Dunbar Number as a Limit to Group Sizes

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The following chart shows anecdotal satisfaction ratings for these lower group sizes: Much of this is probably predicted by Dunbars model, if you add in the non-survival and dispursed community modifiers that I discuss here. Life With Alacrity Alacrity, noun.

Promoting and assessing value creation in communities and networks : a conceptual framework

John Tropea - Delicious Community

the resulting potential for collective exploration without collective intention or design – is a key aspect. 1 The first four cycles in this framework are an adaptation of the four-level model of Donald Kirkpatrick (1976, 1994), which has. I have a problem with this design,” or. “we Promoting and assessing. value creation in. communities and networks: a conceptual framework.