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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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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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

Design 100

Bringing Innovation to HR Strategy: Highlights of the 2013 SHRM Strategy Conference

Partnering Resources

We’re living in a VUCA world, said Dr. Tom Hogan at the 2013 SHRM Strategy conference. Each of the speakers I heard shared thoughts, models, tools, and stories about how companies can succeed in a VUCA world. HR’s Role in Strategy Development and Implementation.

2013 247

HealthCare.gov: A Model Facebook Page

Influence

The new HealthCare.gov Facebook Page borrows design and functional cues from its well-received web site, and, in most respects, represents an exemplary case study of a Facebook Page done right. The copy is a model of self-restraint.

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Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

The commitment of its core users is intense, and a key element of Twitter’s strategy for competing with Facebook. Twitter has been particularly adept at designing the service to give information networkers what they want most – and that’s more influence.

James Robertson on User Adoption Strategies, "a must-read"

Michael Sampson - Currents

James Robertson from Step Two Designs in Australia has just posted his review comments on my book, User Adoption Strategies : " Michael Sampson’s book User Adoption Strategies is also a must-read. In it, he compellingly outlines the need behavioural change if collaboration tools are going to succeed within organisations, and provides a simple four-stage model for planning this transformation. As Michael reminds us, “hope is not a strategy”. ".

Designing Web-Based Communities for Professionals

Delicious/choconancy/online_community

Designing online communities for business is a subtle blend of creating the right business model, a clear understanding and service of member needs and a usable interface that enables professionals to focus on engagement. What’s unique about designing for a professional community?

WebCenter Vision and Strategy Session

Collaborative Thinking

Jive, Telligent, Lotus Connections are more along the lines of a destination site model. designed for business users, pre-integrated with Composer, can be extended by IT, etc. Notes from Oracle OpenWorld presentation - only took notes on the social and collaboration aspects of the session. Organization challenge: connecting people, process, and information (not new, well know challenge). Bring social computing into portal to solve this problem.

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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 know what to look for in search tools, services to add into the mix, and or design elements that will make an impact? You will learn to think and design through the considerations to augment findability with social search within the enterprise.

2010 148

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?

Guidelines for Group Collaboration and Emergence « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Skip to content emergent by design Home support who’s the architect? As we design new systems, it will be important to frame the experience in a way that values and rewards productive participation and contribution.

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.

Notes on INV101 Strategy in Action: Messaging and Collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

Ed Brill, Director, Product Line Management at IBM Collaboration Solutions (Notes and Domino, IBM Docs, SmartCloud Notes, and more), is presenting the messaging and collaboration strategy session. shipped Notes/Domino 8.5.3 - improvements in mail, calendar, designer, and Traveler. Has a new pricing and licensing model. strategy for 2012 - new AIX hardware, further reduction of mail clusters, acquiring 6,000 new tablets, and more.

The Customer Community

Online Community Strategy

Further, communities can be a catalyst for development and innovation, and will be critical to future business models. Below I explore the opportunity for Customer community in three key Corporate areas: Brand, Product and Strategy. Opening the Aperture on Strategy.

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Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Designing conversations

Ken Carroll

» Designing conversations By looking at speech ‘beyond the level of the sentence’, discourse analysis reveals some of the conventions that underlie it. There are things that work and things that don’t, and content designers definitely work in the R&D department of new media. Ken Carroll This entry was posted on Thursday, January 24th, 2008 at 12:41 am and is filed under Instructional design , Learning , Learning objects.

The Customer Community

Online Community Strategy

Further, communities can be a catalyst for development and innovation, and will be critical to future business models. Below I explore the opportunity for Customer community in three key Corporate areas: Brand, Product and Strategy. Opening the Aperture on Strategy.

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(Intranets2011) "Strategies for Creating a Social Workplace with Your Intranet" - James Dellow, Headshift / Dachis Group

Michael Sampson - Currents

The social workplace - it's emergent, you can see work as it happens, it's designed. James pointed to Dion's model, at Social intranets: Enterprises grapple with internal change.

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?

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.

2010 189

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. As Rushkoff tells us so clearly, that system was designed with a different purpose.

2010 71

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.

2011 61

Monetizing: Virtual Goods venture capital 2009

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

The platform is based on an innovative engagement-marketing model in which users earn points or virtual currencies by participating in unique advertising offers that are specially engineered for targeting, relevancy and maximum conversions. business models virtual goods

2009 202

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. tags: frank spencer , Futures Thinking , kedge , strategy , Tools. Imagine your mind as a construct – a series of models, assumptions, biases, values, beliefs, memories, past hurts and joys, experiences, expectations, and blind spots. living design.

2012 75

Developing Communities for Collaborative Innovation: Recap of CMX Online Workshop

Online Community Strategy

With the right programs, platforms, community ecosystem design and internal alignment, Collaborative Innovation communities can produce incredible value. I’ve developed a workshop to help organizations learn about, ideate on and plan their Collaborative Innovation strategy.

2018 62

Anecdote: Explaining the action-oriented communities of practice model

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Home What we do Keynote Speaking About Us Whitepapers Anecdote Associates Clients Contact us Categories Anecdotes Blogging Books Change management Collaboration Communities of practice Complexity Culture Expertise location Facilitation Fun Intervention design Knowledge Knowledge circulation Most Significant Change Narrative News Newsletter Open space Questions Quotes Sensemaking Social networks Storytelling Strategy « 50 Web2.0

2007 28

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

2007 41

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?

Towards the idea that complexity IS a theory of change

Chris Corrigan

Often on application forms, funders provide guidance, asking that a grantee provide an articulation of their theory of change and a logic model to show how, step by step, their program will help transform something, address an issue or solve a problem.

2018 102

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.

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? 35+ Social Lending Platforms Around the World Guidelines for Group Collaboration and Emergence What is Design Thinking, Really?

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. Articulating the strategy was key both to management support and for steering the innovation process itself. style of user participation to our business model and culture.

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

On constructing rules of engagement

Platform Neutral

And to get to the patterns, we need to develop common languages, which lead to shared mental models of the purpose of the ‘platforms’ There is a particularly interesting post from George Oates of flickr about some of their community stuff, and this particularly jumped out at me: Any time you construct specific rules of engagement, they are instantly open to interpretation and circumvention, and we want our members to negotiate their place with each other, not with The Authority.

Visions of Business Ecosystems

Partnering Resources

With designer Becky Clarkson , Sechrest developed a one-page visual to describe the Corvallis start-up business ecosystem. Verna Allee , who designed this map, writes: “What makes eBay especially interesting is how it demonstrates the potential for a value network to expand prosperity.

2013 259

Open Government: "Strategies and Tactics from the Playbook"

Influence

These are the themes I heard while attending the interesting Open Government: "Strategies and Tactics from the Playbook" event this past Monday in DC, organized by the team of Lucas Cioffi , Stephen Buckley , and Kaliya Hamlin. They designed the event with the goal of sharing lessons from agencies who have some early experiences. There's a ton of interest in these strategies - so it cannot come too soon! Tags: Government Strategy

Re-framing Internet Strategy as a Dynamic, Learning Process

Influence

Too often "new" constructs are not really that new and they aren't really usable in business in general, much less in the world of technology-focused strategy. It was almost by accident, then, that I stumbled onto a piece called Strategy as Learning in the recent issue of Columbia's e-newsletter " Ideas At Work." The model consists of a four-step cycle: Learn: The act of reviewing the external environment in which the organization exists.

2010 37

Notes on BP304 Become a Social Business: Leverage User Adoption Through Gamification

Michael Sampson - Currents

Gamification - using game elements and game design techniques in non-game situations. From Fogg's behavioral model, three things need to work together - motivation, ability, and trigger. Thanks to Sasja for the mention of my book, User Adoption Strategies 2nd Ed.

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What are Business Ecosystems?

Partnering Resources

Business Ecosystem Model developed by Dr. James F. A horticulturist turned away new customers for three months in order to create the floral design for a lavish wedding planned by the embezzler. Business Ecosystems StrategyMoore.

2012 237

100+ Tried & True Problem-Solving Tools

Partnering Resources

This model, shown to the right, helps people identify who takes which role (responsible, accountable, informed, or consulted) in relation to each neglected or conflicted task. Scenario Planning – How well will a strategy perform if the economy thrives or if it stagnates?

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Seven Steps to Graphing Your Facebook Strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

In a few short months Facebook has quickly become one of the most impressive user acquisition channels on the web, rivaling SEO & SEM strategies for priority with new startups. With the groundbreaking launch of the Facebook Platform this past spring, and the subsequent runaway growth of Facebook Apps adopted by millions of users this summer, the question on everyone’s lips (including Google and Microsoft) has been: “So what’s your Facebook strategy?&#.

2007 39

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. These objectives anchor virtually all key trends related to social software, including associated knowledge management and human capital management strategies.

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