Developing on Cloud Time

Michael Sampson - Currents

The agility of cloud time development is great, but then so is the stability of non-cloud time development cycles. One of the promises of cloud services is that you always have the latest stuff available.

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How to Do a Social Media Strategy- Workshop

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Shares A social media strategy course that takes you through the 9 steps of a social media strategy, case studies, a template document for writing the strategy. Social Media Strategy Course (not tactical implementation of a Facebook Page!).

2014 113

Trending Sources

A free Leadership Development Benefits Estimator Tool

The Bumble Bee

" How do you justify investment a specific people development activity (e.g. Secondly you identify the key skills of the leader, their current levels and the target improvements in these levels expected from the specific Leadership Development intervention you are planning.

2014 42

Adoption Strategies for Unified Communications

Michael Sampson - Currents

This included reading the literature on adoption activities for deployments of UC, interviewing organizations on the strategies they used to introduce new tools such as Microsoft Lync and IBM Sametime, and presenting the adoption strategies workshop in Europe with a UC emphasis. First, that the term “adoption” is generally used to refer to the purchase or acquisition decision for UC, not the use of strategies to drive the effective use of UC tools.

2015 42

Strategy & Resilience Take Center Stage at Partnering Resources

Partnering Resources

Political upsets have caused similar disruptions; the surprise “yea” vote for Brexit forced many companies to rethink their UK and EU strategies. Partnering Resources helps organizations develop the strategic resilience they need to weather tumultuous times. Image: Nicole on flickr.

2017 21

Guest Post: Net-Map in cultural development in Germany

Net-Map Toolbox

First time-use of a Net-Map-procedure in a culture development process. With the decision to perform a network analysis, the Institute for Cultural Policy entered new territory within the framework of cultural development processes. Foehl Robert Peper strategy Thuringia

To Develop a Community, Think Network First

Online Community Strategy

a helpful answer must be developed in the context of the host organization and their extended network and 2.) Increasingly, I find starting a strategy conversation with “community” can be burdensome, and that “network” is a more helpful (and neutral) place to start.

2016 27

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. HR’s Role in Strategy Development and Implementation. The post Bringing Innovation to HR Strategy: Highlights of the 2013 SHRM Strategy Conference appeared first on Partnering Resources.

2013 49

Adoption Strategy for Office 365 at Merck

Michael Sampson - Currents

In addition to providing the onsite staff specialists, we developed extensive eLearning courses, classroom training, did marketing events, and produced a series of FAQ documents and other communications. – Winning Attention: there is a mention of “marketing events” (which I call the Roadshow strategy). All three strategies from the book are noted. I also see the use of the Facilitated Group Re-Imagining strategy, run by the change agents.

2015 48

Developing digital literacies in practice

SocialTech

Last week I took part in The Guardian Higher Education Network 's Developing Digital Literacy in HE live chat. The topics have been identified and developed in discussion with schools and with a range of individuals, governing bodies and working groups.

2012 36

Some lessons about capacity building in social media for development organisations in the South

Joitske Hulsebosch

Over the past half year I facilitated a social media capacity building trajectory for a group of 14 development organisations (and 2 networks) in countries like Vietnam, Mali, Bolivia etc., Some of the strategies seemed over-optimistic or not linked to pressing organisational goals.

2011 58

Visual Camp – or developing “Policy in Pics”

Social Reporter

Earlier this week I spent an evening in the Treasury, Whitehall, talking not about the economy but about how visuals and other creative approaches may be used to develop and communicate policy.

Developing a Strategic Approach to Microsoft Office 365 (my slides)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Last week I presented at the Christchurch SharePoint User Group meeting on Developing a Strategic Approach to Microsoft Office 365. Agenda Topic – Developing a Strategic Approach. The top-down model, starting with strategy. My slides from that session are above. Presentation flow (slides): 1. Title slide. About Michael and what I do for clients. Agenda. Office 365 offers many features. Tactical approaches emphasise short term gains. A strategic approach is different.

2015 49

Desire lines for strategy and change

Chris Corrigan

If a group is trying to confront newness and changes in its environment and needs to come up with new strategies to address those changes, then it needs to learn. I think that doing strategic work with organizations and communities is really about learning.

Frameworks for Global Change Network Strategy Development

Networking Action

A couple of weeks ago I spent some time with staff of the UN Global Compact Office (GC). We used some frameworks from my work with Global Action Networks to explore their applicability and potential usefulness for the… Net Dev Global Compact GRI PRI TI

Tips for Researchers Drafting a Policy Engagement Strategy

Michelle Laurie

As part of the South Asia Urban Knowledge Hub all national centres are required to draft a policy engagement strategy. Researchers in the project I work with, do a policy engagement strategy for each work plan objective that focuses on making a change in the urban development sector.

2015 34

Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

OK, let’s start brainstorming strategies for facilitating catch up and reentry. So they are all in one and you can infer which are more design strategies for the facilitator and which are more ongoing learner coping strategies.

2008 46

Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

OK, let’s start brainstorming strategies for facilitating catch up and reentry. So they are all in one and you can infer which are more design strategies for the facilitator and which are more ongoing learner coping strategies.

2008 46

Catch up strategies in online courses | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

OK, let’s start brainstorming strategies for facilitating catch up and reentry. So they are all in one and you can infer which are more design strategies for the facilitator and which are more ongoing learner coping strategies.

2008 46

Stop Runaway Software Development Projects - The BrainYard

Michael Sampson - Currents

My latest article for The BrainYard has just been published: Stop Runaway Software Development Projects : " Software development projects have a long history of running over schedule and budget.

CIO 36

Networks Eat Strategy for Breakfast.Everyday - Keyhubs

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Networks Eat Strategy for. Networks Eat Strategy for Breakfast…Everyday December 23, 2011. The new year is here and businesses everywhere are in the process of developing, refining or finalizing their strategies for 2012. socialnetwork_km strategy culture

2012 24

Cisco Expands Its Cloud Collaboration Strategy

Portals and KM

  So I was pleased to recently speak with Murali Sitaram, vice president and general manager of Cisco’s Cloud Collaboration Applications Technology Group (CCATG), to discuss Cisco’s cloud collaboration strategy. Here Cisco is taking an integration and partnership strategy.

Four strategies profesionals for personal branding via social media

Joitske Hulsebosch

I am now convinced you can use social media very effectively and in a fun way to develop your professional identity. Four strategies to use for personal branding using social media Become an 'info-mediairy' or 'content curator' if you want. The four strategies are overlapping ofcourse.

2012 34

Announcing Structure3C – Strategies for the Collaborative Economy

Online Community Strategy

So, the “official” pitch: Structure3C helps organizations develop vision and strategy to thrive in the Collaborative Economy. Through the lens of the “3C”s – Crowd, Online Community & Collaboration – we develop strategies, programs and experiences that connect brands and customers in meaningful, valuable and equitable ways. Announcing a strategy development workshop in SF in early March.

2015 19

Where Your Web Strategy Ought to Begin

Online Social Networking

Your social media and web strategy necessarily starts from your website, the one place on the the web that you own and control. The Gevril Group website, for example, which I developed in concert with Ivo Jackson and John Sealander , uses the WordPress content management system, a very basic 3-column theme, an opt-in form and a Facebook widget. Social networking sites , such as Facebook and LinkedIn , are very useful and will likely figure in your online plans.

Full Circle Associates " Catch up strategies in online courses

Nancy White

OK, let’s start brainstorming strategies for facilitating catch up and reentry. So they are all in one and you can infer which are more design strategies for the facilitator and which are more ongoing learner coping strategies.

2008 46

SXSW Notes: Copy Matters: Content Strategy for the Interface

Portals and KM

This is the session on Copy Matters: Content Strategy for the Interface led by Amy Thibodeau, Content Strategist Facebook, Andy Chung, Designer Facebook, Dan Zambonini, Partner & Dir Contentini, and Tiffani Jones Brown, Content Strategist Facebook.  Typical content strategy techniques are hard to apply to interface copy, which means language is often slapped together at the last minute by developers. Content strategy is about design.

2012 26

Where is the Cooperation in International Development and Cooperation

Full Circle Associates

The advantages of developing your own toolkit (or platform, strategy, bibliography, taxonomy etc.) But reinforcing organizational buzzwords and jargon does not help wider cooperation in the development field, no?

Top teams understand the 4 different types of Teamwork in Nature

The Bumble Bee

To do this they developed a rigourous but practical way to assess whether particular group activities constitute ''teamwork''. For example, take a look at the way your team does Collaborative Document Development. Bioteams Features Team Leadership Development

2014 98

40 Great Resources for Developing a Community Management Strategy « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Community

emergent by design Home About 40 Great Resources for Developing a Community Management Strategy 2009 November 13 tags: community , community management , Media , Social Media , strategy by Venessa Miemis A practical guide for Community Management strategies, best practices, and resources.

For innovation: Amplify the low signal

Net-Map Toolbox

My work often involves getting familiar with a new country and sector in a short amount of time, discussing challenges with many different stakeholders and together developing and implementing strategies for change. Crow brings the daylight, by Ruth Meharg.

2016 64

IBM Rational Offers Collaboration and Innovation within Software Development

Portals and KM

IBM Rational is an open software development platform that supports sharing and interactions among software and systems design and development teams. She began as a developer and has moved through strategy and operations. 

Boston E20 Notes: Building an Online Community from Strategy, Planning, and Launch to Effective Engagement and Adoption

Portals and KM

I attended Catherine Shinner’s session - Building an Online Community from Strategy, Planning, and Launch to Effective Engagement and Adoption. A key first step is to identify your business strategy and create alignment with community. I am pleased to be back for my sixth Enterprise 2.0

2012 39

Calling International Development Organizations: Top 10 Steps You Can Take to Improve Your Content Strategy

Influence

Charitywater.org is an international development organization renowned for it's emphasis on content strategy. Influence Communication Internet Strategy Tips & Trends

The Importance of Team Game Plans and RAPPORT

The Bumble Bee

Team Leadership DevelopmentTeam Game Plans are essential when team is faced with a new and challenging task , such as a business simulation game.

2016 53

How “Membranes” Build Great Organizations

Alchemy of Change

New tools bring new processes; new processes bring new strategies; and new strategies often bring new philosophies. Organizational boundaries are the bridge between organizational development and the new field of engagement.

2011 142

The Web2.0 Business Development System

The Bumble Bee

Based on hard-won experience I have pulled together a comprehensive model to help enterprises exploit the full power of all the great tools available (mostly free) to turbo-charge ALL their outbound, inbound and two-way sales and marketing communications.

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A Leaders Guide to creating High Performing Teams (HPTs)

The Bumble Bee

A unique aspect of the framework is that it integrates both individual team member change management work and whole team process development work. Team Leadership DevelopmentI am pleased to release a new white paper " A Leaders Guide to creating High Performing Teams (HPTs) ".

2015 47

3 Key Social Media and Web Marketing Strategies for 2011

Online Social Networking

The social media and web marketing space is evolving, and we must therefore continually revise our social media and web marketing strategies and techniques. Put website development and optimization at the very top of your to-do list for 2011.

The Intranet Management Handbook -Part 4. Governance and Strategy

Michael Sampson - Currents

Governance and Strategy. Here are my comments on Part 4 - Governance and Strategy. There are three chapters in Part 4 - chapter 16 on Creating the governance framework, chapter 17 on Developing an intranet strategy, and chapter 18 on From intranets to information management.