Green Chameleon » Trouble at the AOK Corral

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Trouble at the AOK Corral The AOK Forum has been a distinguished discussion forum in KM for several years. 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. to discuss their social practices. I may have some limited models and need to expand.

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WorldChanging: Tools, Models and Ideas for Building a Bright Green Future: Cliff Figallo and the Evolution of Virtual Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Stewart had wanted to put Matthews experience living on a back-to-the-land community for over a decade to work in stewarding an electronically-mediated community. The beginning of the years-long discussion thread about the meaning of Stewart Brands formative disclaimer: You Own Your Own Words.

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Orchestrating Accidental Collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

During a discussion with the CTO at a government agency earlier this week, he mentioned how powerful he found the distinction, and that it was being used as a key mental model in their work: " Collaboration comes in two flavors: Accidental and Intentional. While technical mediation of these legacy human communication modes is interesting, it is not where most of the power and potential lie.

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SIKM community presentation

Digital Habitats

Yes… and, the attractor factor is emphasized now, and our past social process models were heavily relationship centric. trust models). In a face-to-face setting we can see when people are “out&# but that’s much harder in a tech mediated environment.

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Enterprise 2.0 Summit: Learning from Alcatel-Lucent, IBM, Yves Caseau, BASF & More "How People Matter"

21st Century Organization

The mission is clear: enable CEO Ben Vermayen's mandate that employees "Share", a practice Vermayen models by active participation. Surrounded by really smart, disciplined business thinkers, Enterprise 2.0 Summit Paris February 7-8 2012 was the place to be. .

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Annotated Bibliography: Background For Literature Review Project

Collaborative Thinking

The work builds on research from boyd and Ellison regarding online social network sites (SNS) where the SNS plays the role of mediated public. The idea of a mediated public where people “perform” in serious or playful manners aligns with research from Pearson regarding the front-stage and back-stage nature of a SNS. The article discusses how youth repurpose (i.e., Mediated Communication , 13 (1), 210-230. better technology mediation).

Enterprise 2.0 Summit: Learning from Alcatel-Lucent, IBM, Yves Caseau, BASF & More "How People Matter"

21st Century Organization

The mission is clear: enable CEO Ben Vermayen's mandate that employees "Share", a practice Vermayen models by active participation. Surrounded by really smart, disciplined business thinkers, Enterprise 2.0 Summit Paris February 7-8 2012 was the place to be. .

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Literature Review: Improving Work Practices in Times of Change

Collaborative Thinking

The concept of “social roles” has been by studied by examining people’s interactions within discussion forums and other types of social media (Gleave, Welser, Lento, & Smith, 2009). the “answer person” in a discussion forum). Mediated Communication , 13 (1), 210-230.

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State of the Net 2012 – People Tweet Tacit Knowledge – Part Two

Elsua

Wait till you see his short dissertation on sensemaking and how he describes it as see, attend and act model , three completely different processes altogether. . He also discussed how human knowledge requires mediation.

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Are We In A "Post E2.0 Era"?

Collaborative Thinking

Social software enables people to rendezvous, connect or collaborate through computer-mediated communication and to form online communities. Collaboration technologies included discussion forums, web conferencing, and virtual workspaces. They aggregated document libraries, discussion forums, team calendars, and some level of task organization, into a cohesive destination – a single place for people to “go to” when they needed to work together.

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MirandaNet: Social Networking trivial or mind expanding?

Community Capers

Now an e-mature community our discussions are becoming more and more sophisticated. Some members act as e-facilitators or braiders who help to shape the argument, provide interim summaries and change the direction of the discussion (Preston, 2002; Preston & Holmes, 2002; Cuthell, 2005). These are stored along with forum discussions and teachers case studies in the MirandaNet Braided E-journal (Preston & Cuthell, 2000-2006). Staged Models of Learning.

Community Is A Management Approach, Not Just a Role

John Tropea - Delicious Community

This came up in an early discussion with David Alston which resulted in a bit of exploration about what defines a community manager. Reply 2 David Alston December 18, 2009 at 8:32 am Rachel, thanks for encouraging the discussion of community in a wider context.

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Human cognition as a chance-seeking system

Taming the spaces

The other aspect that we discussed was his idea how human beings overcome their internal limitations by (1) disembodying thoughts and then (2) re-projecting internally that occurring outside to find new ways of thinking. I tend to believe that in the moment of any action the internal and external representations could be considered as one distributed mediation system. We will discuss the case of A mbient Intelligence as a case of cognitive niche enrichment.

Activity Streams: Moving Beyond Event Aggregation

Collaborative Thinking

However resulting “stream glut”, interoperability, and security-related issues will threaten benefits unless better user experience design, filtering, standardization, permission models, and back-end analytics are applied. . Activity streams can also mediate social networking and community building. Activity streams will also need to respect the permission models associated with the event being signaled from a publisher.

Comparing Collaboration and Social Networks - All Collaboration - allcollaboration.com

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

I also see internal business "social" networks for community of interest discussion private to the enterprise. and qualitative elements (social support, emotional support, stress mediation, etc.)

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Developing digital literacies in practice

SocialTech

The topics have been identified and developed in discussion with schools and with a range of individuals, governing bodies and working groups. Supporting staff in modelling effective and positive uses of technology for both learners and peers.

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Cetis 2013 Keynote - Digital Citizenship: Underpinning Open Education

SocialTech

From being in utero to dying, and even after death - our lives in all their varieties, shades and complexities are already mediated, shared, constructed and lived out online.

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Hybrid ecosystem of narratives

Taming the spaces

Many (that i refer below) have already assumed that learning through developing and discussing narratives in social web spaces has become a new innovative form of learning. The study points out that narratives serve as the mediators for externalizing tacit knowledge without writer’s full consciousness.

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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. We also need to think “beyond the screen” regarding how design practices help mediate online and offline social networking that may have little cause-effect association to a specific business task or process.

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Interview with Mark Fonseca about podcasting for development

Joitske Hulsebosch

Development organizations can use podcasting to get their (non-mediated!) It seems possible to create interaction using audio files by allowing listeners to post feedback to podcasts through blogcomments, phonecall, and/or discussion forums. It was funny to hear that lots of podcasters try to imitate radio programs (including the music and fade ins- and outs) as that is the model they know. Today we had a training on podcasting from Mark Fonseca Rendeiro.

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Are We In A "Post E2.0 Era"?

Collaborative Thinking

Social software enables people to rendezvous, connect or collaborate through computer-mediated communication and to form online communities. Collaboration technologies included discussion forums, web conferencing, and virtual workspaces. They aggregated document libraries, discussion forums, team calendars, and some level of task organization, into a cohesive destination – a single place for people to “go to” when they needed to work together.

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Blog>> Is KM a Pseudoscience?

Green Chameleon

To quote from a post I made to the actKM Forum: I was especially taken by Beyerstein’s reference to Broad’s fourth limiting principle: “It is impossible for a mental event to produce directly any change in the material world … without the mediation of muscular effort&#. There was a bit of a spat on the actKM forum over the past week or so.

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Relationships and Identity: Two Sides of the Social Networking Coin

Collaborative Thinking

This outline forms the baseline of a discussion Alice Wang (Director, Burton Group) and I will lead at a workshop next Monday sponsored by Project Concordia. Each social structure (as mediated by Facebook) has limited awareness of each other (unless they have relations outside Facebook). help desk discussion forum, profession support community, wiki editors group). The analysis below is an update to my earlier post.

Green Chameleon » Is KM a Pseudoscience?

Green Chameleon

To quote from a post I made to the actKM Forum: I was especially taken by Beyerstein’s reference to Broad’s fourth limiting principle: “It is impossible for a mental event to produce directly any change in the material world … without the mediation of muscular effort&#. 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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"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] decision-making process of discussion, debate, and compromise is relatively meaningless."[24] Will the project be more effective with a neutral, third-party mediator?

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Swarming to write narratives in hybrid ecosystem

Taming the spaces

user-created ontologies, tags) as mediators of action. Next, we will discuss some methods of representing various coordinates of hybrid ecosystems. They presented a methodology to model places with affordances that they saw as user-centred perspectives of the place.

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Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication , 13 (1), article 11. This special theme section of the Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication brings together scholarship on these emergent phenomena. Journal of Computer-Mediated Communication, 12 (3), article 1.

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ScienceDirect - The Journal of Strategic Information Systems : “It is what one does”: why people participate and help others in electronic communities of practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

As a model for accomplishing this new customer-driven process, Armstrong and Hagel focus their attention on the following four types of electronic communities: • Communities of Transaction facilitate the buying and selling of goods and services and provide information about these transactions. There has long been discussion of how to consider the whole set of species that are found together. Discussion 6.1.

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Full Circle Online Interaction Blog: Updating my basic article on online facilitation

John Tropea - Delicious Community

We can role model and describe processes to assist groups. These may also be needed online, but there are also differences due to the technologically mediate nature of the environment. Part conversationalist, part counselor, part role model and sometimes even part bouncer. Facilitators as Role Models Facilitators are the most emulated members of a group -- no matter if they are modeling positive or negative behaviors.

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Enterprise 2.0 initiatives and corporate culture awareness. | Gil Yehuda's Enterprise 2.0 Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Community

For example, here are two cases where internal blogs did not work well, but internal discussion forums did. I’m familiar with two other cases in my personal experience where wikis were highly successful in places that discussion forums were not.

Brandy Agerbeck’s Obama Speach Visual Capture | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Now I can’t resist making some comments of my own to add to this interesting discussion. Last week I ran a very informal graphic facilitation intro workshop for a group of family mediators and a clear point of emphasis was leave the “I can’t draw&# voice outside the room.

Community as Curriculum – vol 2. The Guild/Distributed Continuum

Delicious/choconancy/community

It is a comforting model. The model implies that there is a way to know what the answer might be, and that a person (our plastics expert) could have this knowledge, and that the knowledge can then be acquired by a learner. It is a simple model. The promise of the twentieth-century model of knowledge is an empty one today. Most of us have, in spite of ourselves adjusted—at least incrementally—to this transmission-focused military model of education.

The Social Graph and Objects of Sociality - Bokardo

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

But for those folks working deeply on these issues another problem soon arises: the realization that there is more to the social graph than just people…there are objects that mediate our relationships as well.

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A Post-Civilization Story

How to Save the World

colleague, Magpie , who's asking for submissions of models, history lessons, theories and stories of how we might live effectively in a post-civilization world. However, the people of this community have plenty of time for talk and mediation since their “work day” consists of so few hours. The communal hall in which village meetings are conducted also doubles as a mediation hall. Today, in the early afternoon, five people enter the hall to begin a mediation.

Just what do you mean by 'collaboration'

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

By together, I envisage people sitting in a virtual huddle, tweaking the model and discussing it in real time. Lets juxtapose these very operational descriptions with something that Shawn Callahan just dug up in his discussion of Collaborations resurgence. The software is just a mediation device to help bring people together over distance and time. McDonald in Alexandria, Virginia USA said: Jack, Im glad to see discussions of what "collaboration" means.

Are We In A "Post E2.0 Era"? (Collaborative Thinking)

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Social software enables people to rendezvous, connect or collaborate through computer-mediated communication and to form online communities. Collaboration technologies included discussion forums, web conferencing, and virtual workspaces. They aggregated document libraries, discussion forums, team calendars, and some level of task organization, into a cohesive destination – a single place for people to “go to” when they needed to work together. Collaborative Thinking.

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What Canada Could Be

How to Save the World

You are expected to understand both Americans and Europeans, and sometimes help mediate between them. Yet this country could be great, and its people could be models for the rest of the world at a time when sustainable, responsible, humble models are so desperately needed. That is not a bad thing, but it requires us to stop following the US/European models and create our own. To create that model, we need to stop wasting the time of the leaders of Canada's 1.2

Why Companies shouldn’t build Online Communities. « The Complete Innovator

John Tropea - Delicious Community

This has then been mediated by a subject matter expert who adds value to the communal input and the people remained engaged. What is important to discuss within a company first is the ‘desirability’ of creating a community at all.

An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

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. The other is that in a convo I had with @Openworld a while ago in some blog or other, he brought up the notion of “scale independent models and the “fractal nature of complex systems. I took it one a little mind journey that got to this model.

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Social Network Sites: Public, Private, or What? : The Knowledge Tree

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

How are the properties of mediated publics, like social network sites, different from unmediated publics? This article seeks to explore the social dynamics of mediated public life in order to help educators understand their role in socialising today’s youth.

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At the Corner of Assertiveness & Cooperation: Collaboration > Trust Matters

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

For some of you this work may be familiar, but I only learned of it a few days ago from my sister, a professional mediator. What fascinated me about this model is the light it sheds on Collaboration: where its power comes from, and what distinguishes it from Compromise. This raises an interesting question: Can you (anyone) as a trusted mediator, fill in the gaps?

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Social Networks And Group Formation - Boxes and Arrows: The design behind the design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

These researchers study the uses of social networks and the ways in which they are mediated in society and in the workplace through information communication technologies (ICTs) such as (but not limited to) the Internet. Journal of Computer Mediated Communication , 3 (1).

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

How to Save the World

So what's the best model for a corporate website? She had the previous draft on her computer and was making changes as they were discussed by the other participants. Mindmapping Tools: Mindmaps are a simple, graphical way to document the results of a group discussion.