Leadership, Connectivity, Execution, Organization

The Bumble Bee

Very nice short article by Harold Jarche in his blog "Life in Perpetual Beta" which revisits the 4 key zones of Bioteams: Leadership, Connectivity, Execution, Organization.

Free download of Social by Social book

Social Reporter

Hey, if you’re interested in using social media in your organization, and you should be, Social by Social: A practical guide to using new technologies to deliver social impact is the real deal. Its focus really is on how to get your organization really using the stuff, looking at practical measures like getting buy-in from the top and the bottom. Download and ordering here.

2009 116

Social media in organizations: the case of the ambulance services in the Netherlands

Joitske Hulsebosch

The ambulance service asked us to look for improvement in internal communication; driven by the fact that technological developments offer new opportunities for collaboration and communication within the organization.

2015 198

Further Reflections on Dave Snowden’s Resilient Organization

Portals and KM

Last November I attended the KM World 2010 the keynote session, The Resilient Organization led by Dave Snowden , Founder & CTO - Cognitive Edge.   We would certainly agree at Darwin since we let the content self-organize dynamically rather than impose an external structure.

2011 163

Almende Lectures on Self-organization

John Tropea - Delicious Network

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Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

By the organizer? Is the goal of the group in line with your organization? If the group is part of a larger organization, is the purpose consistent with organizational goals and culture? Are there any prohibitions about downloading and installing applications?

Community Organizations as the Place of Shared Dreams

Hildy Gottlieb

Or you can download and listen via iTunes (I recommend listening on your way to work – you will absolutely be motivated!): Download here.

2011 72

Revolution in networks: applying the new science to organizations

Endless Knots

We here at NetAge have applied this same science to organizations. As we've written, OrgScope is the tool we developed to visualize and analyze organizations as networks. So the show is the perfect lead-in to the next installment of our NetAge Working Papers series on management science for networked organizations: "Revolution in Networks: Applying the New Science of Networks to Organizations." In a phrase, they are organic, scale-free, small worlds.

Collaborative Thinking: Microsoft UC (OCS) Presentations and Demos

Collaborative Thinking

Just follow the link below to Bretts blog to download several decks on Microsofts UC solution (decks are on PPT 2003 as well as PPTX format). Rasmus Denham Grey Download Squad E L S U A ~ A KM Blog Ed Brill Elias Torres Full Circle Guy Creese Innovation Creators Irwin Lazar John D.

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Green Chameleon » Social Software Guides

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Social Software Guides Max Kiesler has published an extremely useful list of 40 downloadable open source social software applications (thanks Maish ).

Green Chameleon » How to Plan a KM Communications Strategy

Green Chameleon

Download the pdf version formatted for A3 size printing for easier reading! Cross, Andrew Parker, Rob Cross: The Hidden Power of Social Networks: Understanding How Work Really Gets Done in Organizations Theodore Zeldin: Conversation: How Talk Can Change Our Lives © 2006-2008 Straits Knowledge.

2007 130

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. Many organizations and software developers are trying to cobble these on to the three lemons above to try to make these lemons less useless. How do you decide which ones are best for your organization?

Collaborative Thinking: Connectivity Scorecard

Collaborative Thinking

You can download the PDF version of the reports by visiting the site (just click on the citation link below): New measures provide more comprehensive results on ICT usage Unlike other research available, the Connectivity Scorecard measures usage and skills such as literacy, the use of enterprise software and the accessibility of women to ICT. Rasmus Denham Grey Download Squad E L S U A ~ A KM Blog Ed Brill Elias Torres Full Circle Guy Creese Innovation Creators Irwin Lazar John D.

Collaborative Thinking: The impact of technology on peoples everyday lives

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « AP-AOL Instant Messaging Trends Survey | Main | The Viral Classroom » December 07, 2007 The impact of technology on peoples everyday lives Very interesting presentation - well worth downloading. Rasmus Denham Grey Download Squad E L S U A ~ A KM Blog Ed Brill Elias Torres Full Circle Guy Creese Innovation Creators Irwin Lazar John D.

2007 100

Green Chameleon » Why Elearning Systems Will Never Rule the World

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Why Elearning Systems Will Never Rule the World A great story from James Robertson about how a bunch of airline pilots cheat their way through compulsory home-based elearning – giving their children candy to complete the page turning, downloading automatic pageturning software, and resetting the connection during the quiz so they have a chance to skip to the relevant answer.

2008 100

Social Networking Platform CrowdVine Targets Conference Organizers

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

But if you are organizing a conference with 300 attendees or less, you’ll have access to a handful of useful features. Conference organizers can integrate Twitter streams and 3rd-party wikis. Read this coverage to learn about how Confabb is organizing conference information as well. reply Tony Stubblebine - November 15th, 2007 at 5:37 pm PST Dan, there’s definitely not enough services for conference organizers.

Collaboration - Mapping the value of employee collaboration - Organization - Strategic Organization - The McKinsey Quarterly

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The article Mapping the value of employee collaboration has been sent to the following recipients: Mapping the value of employee collaboration As collaboration within and among organizations becomes increasingly important, companies must improve their management of the networks where it typically occurs. Falling communications costs, globalization, and the increasing specialization of knowledge-based work have made collaboration within and among organizations more important than ever.

2007 28

New version of the chaordic stepping stones

Chris Corrigan

It was originally based on the chaordic lenses that Dee Hock developed to design organizations that took advantage of both order and chaos. Today I’ve posted my new version of the document for download. Download the tool here. Design Featured Organization

2016 72

Launch of the Enterprise Social Network Strategy report: what senior executives REALLY think about social networks inside the organization

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Today we are releasing our next major report, which distils - through unattributed verbatim quotes - what senior executives REALLY think about social networks inside organizations. Download the Executive Insights into Enterprise Social Networking Strategy report.

2008 36

Articles>> Four Types of Knowledge Risk

Green Chameleon

We encounter four major forms of knowledge risk in organizations: •Knowledge continuity risks. To read more about these risks, download the article here •Knowledge acquisition risks. •Knowledge outsourcing risks. •Knowledge articulation risks.

2013 116

Blog>> New Article on Four Types of Knowledge Risk

Green Chameleon

We encounter four major forms of knowledge risk in organizations: •Knowledge continuity risks. To read more about these risks, download the article here •Knowledge acquisition risks. •Knowledge outsourcing risks. •Knowledge articulation risks.

2013 116

Collaborative Thinking: Getting People On The Same Page

Collaborative Thinking

Main | Apple snags 14 percent of US-based PC retail sales in February » March 18, 2008 Getting People On The Same Page A challenge for many large organizations and not just vendors: Tim OBrien must have one of the more difficult jobs at Microsoft.

2008 130

Computing on R

Learning Alliances

It’s actually a global organism that grows information : insights, discussions, work methods, human relationships, and open questions as well as a massive amount of software and all the resources that document or support it. R is not just software.

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Collaborative Thinking: New Additions To My Bookshelf

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Videos from ODC 2008 | Main | Organizational Effectiveness » February 22, 2008 New Additions To My Bookshelf In addition to the book by Rob Cross (The Hidden Power of Social Networks) and Kilduff (Social Networks and Organizations) - both of which I finished a while ago - I am now busy reading some additional books on the topic.

2008 100

Collaborative Thinking: Socializing At Work - No Longer A Waste Of Time

Collaborative Thinking

Many organizations, as a result, foster a leadership, decision-making and information-sharing environment that values certain types of management activities and styles (e.g., Consequently, few organizations think and plan strategically when it comes to human capital management. Yet many organizations have not fully realized the potential of a highly collaborative and knowledge-sharing environment.

2008 100

Collaborative Thinking: Enterprise-enabling Facebook

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « The Viral Classroom | Main | PARC Forums: People & Social Technologies » December 19, 2007 Enterprise-enabling Facebook Interesting trend to watch: Employees can feel free to use Facebook, and enterprises can be safe in the knowledge that the danger of information being leaked outside the organization or access being granted to unauthorized personnel no longer exists.

2007 100

Collaborative Thinking: Networks Without Walls

Collaborative Thinking

» February 11, 2008 Networks Without Walls I love the graphic - yes, I understand the security, identity, and other reasons why organizations are hesitant to bridge internal ("digital work") and external ("digital life") worlds but some level of federation/interoperability/data portability is inevitable - and its happening regardless of what employers try to dictate.

2008 100

Collaborative Thinking: Economic Concerns Will Renew Interest In Web Conferencing

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Social Networks Seem To Travel Well | Main | Getting Started With Web Conferencing » February 26, 2008 Economic Concerns Will Renew Interest In Web Conferencing Every so often, economic downturns, health-related outbreaks or acts of terrorism cause organizations to prioritize alternatives for corporate travel.

2008 100

Free Tool: Project Execution Assessment

Partnering Resources

How well does your organization execute? Our Execution Assessment measures performance along five critical dimensions: Strategic Clarity – How well has the organization defined the strategy? Download a short version of our Execution Capability Assessment now.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Media & Financial Services

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Lingering Privacy Doubts Over Facebooks Beacon | Main | Social Media & Pharmaceuticals » December 04, 2007 Social Media & Financial Services An article worth reading that outlines the approach taken by two organizations: Wells Fargo entered the social media game when it launched Stagecoach Island in May 2005.

2007 100

Develop Your Networked Business Pilot in Less Than an Hour: Worksheet

Online Community Strategy

Many organizations are struggling to understand and respond to the changes being driven by the Collaborative (some say On Demand or Sharing) Economy. You can download the worksheet here.

2016 62

Thoughts on the State of Community Management 2015 Report

Online Community Strategy

This is the fifth year for the report, and the Roundtable team surveyed over 200 global organizations. Organizations are still struggling to show ROI (less than 50% in Best In Class organizations). I recommend taking the time to download and read the full report. Last week my friends and colleagues at The Community Roundtable released their annual “State of Community Management” report.

2015 49

Change Leadership Checklist

Partnering Resources

It’s a holiday week in the US so, for this blog post, here’s a gift: a downloadable checklist to help you think through your next change effort. Change Leadership Checklist.

Develop Your Networked Business Pilot in Less Than an Hour: Worksheet

Online Community Strategy

Many organizations are struggling to understand and respond to the changes being driven by the Collaborative (some say On Demand or Sharing) Economy. You can download the worksheet here.

2016 46

Group Works Card Deck – A Joyful Announcement

How to Save the World

You can order copies of the deck , download a free PDF copy and learn about our upcoming mobile/phone app version of the deck on our website, groupworksdeck.org.

2012 91

Is Your Strategy Stuck in the 20th Century?

Partnering Resources

Gauge whether your organization uses tools designed for today’s volatile, uncertain world with the new infographic, “ Is Your Strategy Stuck in 20th Century ” co-created with Martha Freymann Miser of Aduro Consulting. Download “ Is Your Strategy Stuck in 20th Century ”.

2017 169

Tilburg Legend(s): what’s in an icon?

Making CommunitySense

Also, people outside of the city can download TilburgsAns and apply it, creating a virtual bond with Tilburg. What makes it such a pleasure to live here are the interesting and compassionate people and the multitude of inspiring initiatives they organize.

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Thoughts on the State of Community Management 2015 Report

Online Community Strategy

This is the fifth year for the report, and the Roundtable team surveyed over 200 global organizations. Organizations are still struggling to show ROI (less than 50% in Best In Class organizations). I recommend taking the time to download and read the full report. Last week my friends and colleagues at The Community Roundtable released their annual “State of Community Management” report.

2015 35

My First Year as a Consultant and what 2016 Holds for Online Communities (I hope)

Online Community Strategy

Conducting the first research study on Brands & The Collaborative Economy – exploring a range of organizations level of knowledge, interest, priority and current activities in the Collaborative Economy. Industry Organizers. Sonoma Sunrise in honor of the dawn of 2016.

2015 54

Making social learning practical: the LOSmakers event

Joitske Hulsebosch

The book is full of practice cases and can be downloaded here. We offered it online as a free download and it has already been downloaded more than 15.000 times! Past Friday we organised the presentation of a book called 'Because it works'.

2012 173

R and Google Spreadsheets (and the context)

Learning Alliances

R and Google spreadsheets are powerful partners for verification, exploration and delivery of data to people in communities and organizations. In addition, it actually works as a delivery method in that the data can then be downloaded into whatever environment someone wants.

2015 176

Digital Badges as Recognition of Success

Jenny Connected

Matthias’s award was a great help, as it functioned like an advance organizer enabling me to know what I could expect to see and what I should look out for.

2018 146

Use and Adoption of IBM Connections: State of the Market 4Q2014

Michael Sampson - Currents

Versions of IBM Connections Being Used Among Organizations. Download Use and Adoption of IBM Connections: State of the Market 4Q2014 (November 2014) (PDF, 28 pages, 3.8 Published November 2014. A couple of months ago I kicked off a global survey on the use and adoption of IBM Connections. The survey garnered 58 valid responses, and the results are finally available. Table of Contents. The report is 28-pages in length.

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