A Methodology for Web 2.0 Collaboration Experiments (in Reluctant Organizations)

How to Save the World

April 25, 2007 A Methodology for Web 2.0 Soany methodology that hopes to help improve collaboration in anorganization needs to be very adaptable, modest in resource demands,sponsored, and attuned to the complexity of collaboration challenges. Ithink Ive come up with a methodology that meets these requirements,and its illustrated above. I should note that this methodology is just intended for web 2.0-enabled collaboration projects.

Mapping the social innovation ecosystems around public libraries together: the Czech connection(s)

Making CommunitySense

In the project, I used my experience with knowledge sharing for social innovation to help conceptualize the KnowledgeCloud methodology, network, and platform. Because of my relevant expertise, I was asked to participate as an external expert in the CIDES project.

2019 207

Discovering common ground in European social innovation projects: Mapping the BoostInno network collaboration

Making CommunitySense

As the BoostInno Lead Expert Peter Wolkowinski stated in his piece Why cities and their governance are vital keys to boosting social innovation , participatory community mapping goes way beyond the operational support.

2017 193

Discovering common ground in European social innovation projects: mapping the BoostInno network collaboration

Making CommunitySense

A while ago, I mentioned that I was going to share some exciting new community mapping projects I have been working on using my participatory community mapping methodology with online network visualization tool Kumu.

2017 130

The Wisdom in the No: A New Approach to Conflict

Partnering Resources

Today, Myrna continues to teach, practice, and spread the Deep Democracy methodology around the globe. Says Rick Maurer , expert on organizational change and resistance, there aren’t “resistors out there just waiting to ruin our otherwise perfect intervention.

2019 130

Want to Know What Community Members (a.k.a. Customers) Need? Just Ask.

Online Community Strategy

Organizations have methodologies for developing goals and objectives, yet I continue to be surprised at how many organizations are missing research as a core part of their online community development process. Are you “Member Shy”?

2016 74

The Power of “No”: Escape From Overload and Focus on What Matters

Partnering Resources

There are lots of exciting new methodologies, potential silver bullets, expert consultants, and attractive PowerPoint decks to catch people’s attention. By DWRose on flickr. One of the most important things a leader can do is to help people stay focused.

2015 141

Setting the Right Pace for Change

Partnering Resources

Attempt to create or implement a new technology, methodology, or strategy. There’s an expert who can easily provide a solution so we can let her run with it. There’s no one expert who can solve the problem. Setting the Right Pace during Change.

2013 228

Re-Imagining Effective Work (aka Digital Transformation) – Going Beyond Work Practice

Michael Sampson - Currents

The re-imagining discipline / mindset / methodology isn’t content to stop at how new tools—of which Office 365 is but one example—impact work practice. Or more significantly, executives may decide that having an internal corporate legal function is no longer needed, and instead work is distributed across a legal marketplace for the right expert—with whom you share online team sites and secure co-authoring of documents.

2016 89

Want to Know What Community Members (a.k.a. Customers) Need? Just Ask.

Online Community Strategy

Organizations have methodologies for developing goals and objectives, yet I continue to be surprised at how many organizations are missing research as a core part of their online community development process. Are you “Member Shy”?

2016 46

IBM MobileFirst

Michael Sampson - Currents

Today’s move by IBM builds off of its experience helping nearly 1,000 customers become mobile enterprises, and takes advantage of its thousands of mobile experts and 270 patents in wireless innovations. This initiative lays claim to a lot of areas - services for strategy development, a methodology for maturity modelling, various software tools for making it happen (quickly, securely), and more.

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Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

While progress has been made in terms of recognizing the benefits of governance, change management, and adoption practices, we need to take the next step and realize that the value employees’ gain from social networking will also be strongly affected by how well an organization: Leverages an inter-disciplinary research methodology to understand the cultural context of its work environment.

Design 176

Social Innovation Meetup: “Exploring Labs for Social Change” – presentation notes

Making CommunitySense

We’re beyond just the technology, our priorities now are conversations about strategies and methodologies. Politicians create visions, while technicians and experts help realize the visions. We choose experts that provide the critical eight perspectives.

2013 182

Blog>> Knowledge Management Explained in Five Disciplines

Green Chameleon

corporate wiki tools that allow the capturing of experts’ knowledge and allow collaboratively develop this knowledge. project management methodologies can include processes to capture project reports which are automatically shared in a knowledge library. The main aspect of networking is talking to each other; other elements are expert profiles, white pages, and connections. We welcome Tim Wieringa as a guest blogger to Green Chameleon.

Measuring the social value of a community pub

Neighbourhoods

OK you missed nothing, but take a look at the report , which is an expert blend of readable scene-setting and punchy policy points. Using SROI methodology ( Social Return on Investment ) it sets out a method for measuring the social value of a community pub.

2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part One

Portals and KM

Jeff Schick said that IBM has developed an adoption methodology – Business Value Assessment - to quantify business results from social software developed through IBM internal experiences.

2010 200

Making Sense of the Rhizome Metaphor for Teaching and Learning

Jenny Connected

This was noted by a survey respondent: The gap between novices and experts seemed very vast, and scaffolding seemed difficult with these extremes. Finally there has been the issue of what is an appropriate method and methodology for this type of research and this subject.

2014 230

Blog>> KM Strategy for Small- & Medium-sized Businesses

Green Chameleon

Although the company is small, it is vital that experts can be easily identified and reached. And, each employee is an expert on some topics. in workflow / project management methodologies embedding a step in the beginning to search for existing experiences. Compared to large enterprises, small- and medium-sized businesses (SMB) lack the resources to implement large scale knowledge management projects. They rather focus on practical and simple solutions.

2010 144

Industry Updates -- Special Edition (January 16, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

of eProductivity for Lotus Notes, a software application that brings David Allen's GTD methodology to life in Lotus Notes. This session will show both expert and novice Notes users how they can use Notes coupled with proven best practices to make them immediately more productive. I've watched Eric Mack get ready for this day for a long time, and so it is with great delight that I see these press releases cross the wire. go Eric! eProductivity for Lotus Notes Ships.

2009 89

The Beauty of Getting it Wrong

Evolving Web

Over the years I've worked with Agile programming methodologies that teach that how it's better to fail fast and correct fast, than to fail and wait months to find out.

2009 158

Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

While progress has been made in terms of recognizing the benefits of governance, change management, and adoption practices, we need to take the next step and realize that the value employees’ gain from social networking will also be strongly affected by how well an organization: Leverages an inter-disciplinary research methodology to understand the cultural context of its work environment.

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What’s Your Purpose?

Elsua

Understand we are not the experts we all think we are; we are all weak, vulnerable, constantly making mistakes (and learning from them!), Apparently, ‘ two thirds of digital transformation projects fail ’.

Are your community's lurkers healthy lurkers?

Joitske Hulsebosch

Lurking into an online forum because you feel you are a novice can make you more expert. Suppose an online community is missing out all major experts because they continue to change offline, then some bridging needs to be done to ensure the online community doesn't become marginalized and mediocre. I think I should have changed the initial plan into a topic that might have attracted more energy for the participants of the teleconference, like research methodologies.

2009 100

Recommind Supports End-to-End eDiscovery

Portals and KM

This greatly reduces the amount of expensive manual labor by legal experts as they decide which documents are relevant and/or privileged in a case. Recommind provides predictive information management software through search-powered business applications.

Social + CRM

Ant's Eyeview Blog

Scheduled live chats with industry experts and practitioners from companies including Barnes and Noble, Lenovo, National Instruments, Redfin, Best Buy, Juniper Networks, and T-Mobile. This year there have been a lot of online discussions on Social CRM – what is it? can it work?

Social + CRM

Ant's Eyeview Blog

Scheduled live chats with industry experts and practitioners from companies including Barnes and Noble, Lenovo, National Instruments, Redfin, Best Buy, Juniper Networks, and T-Mobile. This year there have been a lot of online discussions on Social CRM – what is it? can it work?

Organising Knowledge>> Where Have all the Taxonomists Gone?

Green Chameleon

Scratch beneath the surface of what’s happening in the world of biological taxonomy, however, and you will find cabals, cliques, methodological debates and heresies, and a great deal of stress and uncertainty about the discipline of taxonomy itself. Taxonomy professionals in the information sciences often look to their forebears in biological taxonomy as role models in a pantheon of correctness. They are held up as the paradigms of descriptive truth and pure taxonomic principles.

2009 100

Risky Business

How to Save the World

It is interesting to note what has appeared on the list of risks in past, but has dropped off the radar in these ‘experts’ minds more recently. We could do worse than borrow the methodology and create our own maps of the real risks we need to be monitoring and preparing for.

2018 68

IBM’s Lotusphere 2010: What About BlueIQ?

Elsua

BlueIQ’s methodology for social software adoption combines task-focused education materials, jumpstarts, metrics, motivational activities, and enablement social tools with our most valuable asset: volunteers. ??

2010 164

Green Chameleon » Knowledge Management Explained in Five Disciplines

Green Chameleon

Examples: the right design of a costumer complaints process can ensure that the sales departments receives more information about the customers and the research & development department gathers important input on how to improve the products project management methodologies can include processes to capture project reports which are automatically shared in a knowledge library Four: Networking In collaboration, people are working together to share documented knowledge.

My KM World Notes: Evolve From a Tactical E-Discovery Approach to Search and E-Discovery

Portals and KM

Formalized, cross-functional e-discovery programs that facilitate internal communication, encourage standardized methodologies, and provide a “big picture” view will help drive results. You need a team of experts: legal, search, statistics, etc. This is another in a series of notes from the  2009 KM World.    This is part of the Enterprise Search Summit.

Justin Bieber, Social Networks and How Numbers Can Lie | Digital Tonto

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Greg Related posts: Chaotic Social Networks Less Numbers – More Math The Power of Synthesis and the Problem with Experts Happy Birthday Digital Tonto! At the Crossroads of Media, Marketing and Technology… Home About Greg Satell Why Digital Tonto?

2010 73

Blog>> From Data, with Love

Green Chameleon

Martin Fricke has a sustained critique of the hierarchy concluding that it is “unsound and methodologically undesirable&# (Journal of Information Science April 2009).

2010 189

The burnout risks for E2.0 community managers | Irregular Enterprise | ZDNet.com

John Tropea - Delicious Community

If we’re talking about the people and cultural issues I recognize then ‘learnable’ might just be tenable if community managers have the support of experts in this area and can provide effective skills transfer. Download Now A Formal Performance Tuning Methodology: Wait-based Tuning Quest Software Are you effectively testing an applications performance BEFORE it reaches.

My KM World Notes: Enterprise Search Technologies

Portals and KM

Before he reviewed vendors, Miles said it is not the technology but the methodology. business domain experts and corporate librarians, beyond just technical skills).   This is another in a series of notes from the  2009 KM World.    Enterprise Search Technologies  was a preconference workshop. These notes are done near real time so please excuse any typos or spacing issues.

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how to hire an online community manager | shara karasic

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Name community experts you admire and tell me why you admire them. What methodology do you use to translate community ideas into site features? back-to-top To tell me about a community site, resource, or expert for possible inclusion on my online community resource list , or if youre interested in an online community/social media/social networking project, consulting, or collaboration, email me at skarasic[at]yahoo.com. -

2008 30

Green Chameleon » From Data, with Love

Green Chameleon

We’ve seen that already with an anti-expert backlash, and the foolish notion that folksonomies can replace taxonomies.

2010 189

Green Chameleon » A Lifestyle Disease: Chronic Organisational Knowledgeitis

Green Chameleon

Yes, there are “pills&# and procedures, in the guise of technology platforms, methodologies and frameworks. They just want an expert to come in, find the problem and cut it out, collect their cheque and go away again.

2007 130

The Community Roundtable's Community Maturity Model

John Tropea - Delicious Community

2) I like how this can be layered onto existing social media strategic constructs, such as the Forrester POST methodology, which I have liked and used many times. The Community Roundtable A peer network for community managers and social media practitioners.

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Community Influencer Programs

Online Community Report

An escalation procedure and incentives (sometimes monetary) for converting members into subject matter experts, featured editorialists and/or ambassadors (geographic). • Editors have connections to various "experts" that they've asked to be guest bloggers.

2009 46

How Many Circles Does it Take to Make a Community?

How to Save the World

One presenter to Transition US suggested that a converging of the Transition and Resilience Circle “methodologies” might allow us to do just that.

2012 93

Dennis McDonald - Managing Technology - The Use of Codevelopment and Networking to Improve Professional Association Membership Services

John Tropea - Delicious Community

and social media from dozens of different practitioners and experts. You only need to integrate product development methodology along with the desire to let your audience of consumers participate to improve the products value (and the member experience). My newest post: “A “Web 2.0

2007 28

IBM Press room - 2008-03-04 IBM Announces Services for Collaboration - United States

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The Enterprise Adaptability services include a unique methodology to determine the return on investment of social networking, use of large scale communications programs to jumpstart adoption, automatic identification of key talent, and social network analysis. Provides social networking analysis, identifying patterns of interaction and the key topic experts and enablers within the organization.