Socialprise: The Organizational Design Revolution

Green Chameleon

Via social media and social networking, the stars and the moon aligned and the Age of Aquarius came into view. 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. Yes, a fundamental element of Seventh Generation is social responsibility. They've not allowed newer forms of the social exchange to pass them by.

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KM World and Enterprise Search Summit 2010 Notes: Designing Social Search in the Enterprise

Portals and KM

I attended the workshop, Designing Social Search in the Enterprise. People are social, and people leverage social strategies to find information all the time-at work, with colleagues-to solve real problems. How do we add this social element into enterprise search systems? How do we know what to look for in search tools, services to add into the mix, and or design elements that will make an impact? He now went through several types of social search.

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What He Said

Green Chameleon

Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages Frankly I couldn’t have said it any better than Leo Babauta, in his piece Productivity 2.0: How the New Rules of Work Are Changing the Game. Indeed, he’s said a lot of relevant things I’ve wanted to say, but just haven’t gotten around to.

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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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Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Social Media Strategy Planning & Measurement – What’s Working? With social media, however, strategy is a compass, not a map, because it is a fast changing territory. Social media, however, is like a river you swim in.

So many learning style tests, so little time.

Joitske Hulsebosch

Hoping this awareness help you to try to stretch and integrate opposite preferences in your design. I asked a question about learning styles on Twitter and in Jane Hart's social learning community and got some good responses which made me really think!

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CPsquare’s Connected Futures Workshop

Nancy White

We are using Howard Rheingold’s Social Media Classroom as our home base this round (we vary each time to add to our own learning!) Have productive and lasting social connections with other participants, community leaders and community conveners.

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Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business

Elsua

Yesterday evening, my time, I attended a rather interesting webcast with Sandy Carter , IBM’s Worldwide Sales Vice President, IBM Social Business, Collaboration, and Lotus Sales and Evangelism, along with Jeremiah Owyang , Industry Analyst at Altimeter Group , on the topic of Why Be Social?

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Being Human – What Are You Afraid Of?

Elsua

Under the title Being Human he shared a few insights around the abstract that he submitted for the wonderful Social Business Edge conference event that will be taking place in New York in a couple of weeks and where he will be one of the many talented speakers.

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Collaborative Thinking: PARC Forums: People & Social Technologies

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Enterprise-enabling Facebook | Main | Designing & Enabling Communities » December 19, 2007 PARC Forums: People & Social Technologies Both presentations are worth viewing. What I find interesting is that we are "telling old stories in new ways" with much of the narrative around social software. How will social technologies transform your business in the future?

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Talking points for digital inclusion: do you have some?

Social Reporter

I dug around my old blog Designing for Civil Society and found these two lists, one from 2004 and one from 2006. I’m interested in blending them with the 45 propositions my co-authors came up for the NESTA Social by Social handbook, and the background ideas that led to them.

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Presence Is Too Important To Leave To UC Vendors

Collaborative Thinking

While presence will remain a core element within platforms for unified communications, the social dynamics around presence require all of us to look beyond how presence is defined, packaged and delivered by UC vendors (e.g., Social Presence??? Many consumer social network sites (e.g.,

News Updates (October 19, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Intranet managers should not only incorporate UC tools -- video, wikis, blogs, micro-blogs, social networking, social bookmarking, document sharing -- into their intranets, they should also discourage practices that "undermine" the intranet, according to Toby Ward, CEO of Prescient Digital Media, a Toronto-based intranet consultancy. The new and improved T1 is designed for executives working at satellite offices and requires about 50% of the space of a TANDBERG T3.

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Social Media and Search: Where We Are Now and Where We Could Be

Green Chameleon

Search has not been at the forefront for many social media sites. They've focused on drawing traffic, building a brand, and looking for a business model. But, there is a great opportunity for social media sites to leverage search in new ways. I decided to take a look at a few top social media sites to examine how they're using search and what's missing. Social media often becomes a sequential feed. Social media volume is growing.

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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!

Internet Evolution - The Big Report - Can Enterprise Social Networking Pay Off?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Social media at the enterprise level should be no different. All social." vuuchon Can Enterprise Social Networking Pay Off? Reddit Email This Can Enterprise Social Networking Pay Off? Introduction Written by Andrew Conry-Murray 3/21/2009 3 comments 3 saves Login to Rate Bob Pearson is convinced that enterprise social networking software  blogs, wikis, social bookmarking, and the like  will transform the way Dell works.

Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

One of my most popular index lists is the list of companies that provide White Label Social Networking solutions , in fact there’s over 60 in that space. These tools may have social networking features, that’s optional, but should certainly scale to it.

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Enterprise 2.0 Report: Intranet Collaboration Features and Social Networking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Social Software on Intranets A Report From the Front Lines of Enterprise Community, Collaboration, and Social Networking Projects 168 pages, PDF format Download Report (from eSellerate) $298 for a single report, $598 for the report and a site license to make copies within your organization and place on your own intranet. (No Case Studies Findings Its Not Just About Tools, But Tools Do Matter Gently Guiding Users, Integrating Social Features Content-is-King 2.0

Internet Evolution - The Big Report - Can Enterprise Social Networking Pay Off?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Social media at the enterprise level should be no different. All social." vuuchon Can Enterprise Social Networking Pay Off? Reddit Email This Can Enterprise Social Networking Pay Off? Introduction Written by Andrew Conry-Murray 3/21/2009 3 comments 3 saves Login to Rate Bob Pearson is convinced that enterprise social networking software  blogs, wikis, social bookmarking, and the like  will transform the way Dell works.

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Collaborative Thinking: Tagging Beyond Content: Applications & People

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Microsoft "People Ready" = Lotus "Super Human Software" | Main | CIOTalk Radio Interview: Making Enterprise Portals Work! Tags (and related tools like social bookmarks) offer another option that has some interesting possibilities. account number, product information) to aid in locating and recalling what was tagged or bookmarked.

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The Credit Crisis and Social Software - Part 1 - Why we need a return to credit based on social relationships

Green Chameleon

Here is the first of a series that will, I hope, help you see why we are in such a jam now and why social software may offer us a a healthy and sustainable way out. The core idea is that the natural reality of sound credit is that it is not transactional but social.

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Getting started with enterprise social networking :: Blog :: Headshift

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Getting started with enterprise social networking Last week, I had the pleasure of speaking at the annual Online Information conference in London, filling for Richard Denison from BT who was otherwise engaged. I tried to stick roughly to the topic he had planned to cover, which was online social networking inside the enterprise. Getting Started with business social networking View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. Enterprise social computing (aka Enterprise 2.0)

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Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

8apps.com - A mixture of social network and productivity applications. ConceptShare.com - Share concept designs and allow invited workers to mark-up, comment, and give feedback. Huddle.net - Designed for collaborative work in the fields of PR, advertising, marketing, design and more. WriteMaps.com - Designed specifically for creating and sharing sitemaps amongst web teams. Currently especially interested in the use and development of social media.

Getting to Know Collective and Collaborative :: Personal InfoCloud

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The two terms are rather similar in definition (in some dictionaries they are nearly identical), but the differences between the two terms have a huge difference when it comes to value in social software. I think of the lack of interaction between game players and game designers.

Tomoye Ecco - Enterprise community of practice software

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Tomoye Try Tomoye Ecco online | Attend an online demo | Pricing and deployment options Overview Community taxonomy Powerful questions and answers Find experts and network Videos, blogs, bookmarks, documents and more Leader and technical features SharePoint powerpack Employees learning from each other. With proven design and technology, we help you define (and refine) your strategy with our community growth model, ensuring you get the most from your community investment.

How To Develop a Business-Aligned Social Media & Social Networking Strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Click Here to download the report “Introduction to Blogging & Social Networking Basics for Professionals.&# Social Media are collections of data and information that are developed collaboratively and/or shared interactively among individuals and groups.

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Ad-Supported Open-Source Community Blogging Becomes Reality: OpenServing Is Here - Robin Good's Latest News

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Ad-Supported Open-Source Community Blogging Becomes Reality: OpenServing Is Here Social media defined the last year of developments across the web , with social bookmarking , news , networks and community blogging rising into the ascendant.

The social process | Web 2.0 and business process management

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The protest had been organised via social networking sites including Facebook and Twitter, earning it the nickname “the Twitter Revolution” Organisers expected a few hundred students to turn up; in the end, 20,000 Moldovans took part, and the demonstration – which ultimately turned violent – lasted for several days. Not only did social networking sites play a crucial role in getting the protesters together, they also made the uprising visible across the globe.

» The Dangers of “Retrospective Coherence”

John Tropea - Delicious Community

My own view is that communities can evolve, but cannot be designed top down. My own view is that communities can evolve, but cannot be designed top down. This is the classic engineering approach which assumes that there must be a top down, designable RIGHT answer. Because we make the classic mistake of creating predictive models from complex systems. As curriculum designers, lesson planners, syllabus makers we practice a form of retrospective coherence.

Observing Sociality and Reality » Blog Archive » Tim on Etienne (Part II: Identity in Learning)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Whereas the previous posts dealt with Learning in Practice and Design for Learning , this posts actively explores the concept of identity. The social processes construing your identity resemble thus those that construe practices: Identity as negotiated experience (meaning): An army member’s identity is reified based on the stripes he has on his shoulders and the medals of honor he wears on his chest. Tim on Etienne (Part III: Design for Learning) 07.27

The AppGap » » Socialcast Brings Twitter Style Functionality into the Enterprise: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Then he got involved in developing a social networking system for several colleges at the same time that Facebook was starting to take off. Inspired by that effort, he started Socialcast in 2005 as a firm that provided social networking platforms for companies to connect with their customers.

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A Practical Guide to Implementing Web 2.0 (aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization

How to Save the World

aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization. like SharePoint) designed to improve internal collaboration, that actually discourages collaboration. social networking tools, social media and social software. So what's the best model for a corporate website?

Endless Knots: "Getting to We"

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Google search WWW endlessknots.typepad.com Categories 1968 90% people, 10% technology Animals Annie Antioch Art Benjamin Books Boston Buddhism Business Cell phones Clients Coincidences Collaboration Communities of practice Complexity Courage Current Affairs Death and dying Design Dogs Economy Education Email Energy Enterprise 2.0

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization BLOG A Practical Guide toImplementing Web 2.0 (aka social networking tools, social media and social software. So whats the best model for a corporate website?

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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. This form of collaboration is driven by the advent of social media (tools that help us connect and interact online), ubiquitous internet connectivity and the ability to connect with diverse individuals across distance and time. This benefits their team, and possibly their related communities of practice if they are also sharing bookmarks. What we do.

Community ROI Report

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Ed Mitchell: Platform neutral Network and community design and facilitation; event design and facilitation. Summary: Not surprisingly, discussion groups were the most popular online communityactivity, followed closely by blogs, support forums and social networks. Video sharing, wikis, and social bookmarking were deployed less frequently by survey respondents.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization BLOG A Practical Guide toImplementing Web 2.0 (aka social networking tools, social media and social software. So whats the best model for a corporate website?

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Zude May Be A Better Netvibes

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Thus, Zude can serve as anything form a simple personal site, to a tribute to your favorite band, or become the “ultimate mashup” where you combine information from all of your social networking profiles, blogs, widgets, and favorite web sites. The company’s business model is straight-forward – with a free account, your page will have advertising, but if you pay an annual fee (likely $25), it will not. We designed Zude to be the ultimate consolidator.

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