Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

ContactOffice.com - Allows groups to share documents, calandars, contacts, and files. Glide - Facilitates group meetings to review projects together. PlanHQ.com - Specifically for groups working on business plans. TheOpenDoc.com - Create multiple workspaces with multiple documents, then share them for group editing. Tracbac.com - Workspace for your group that features versioning, IM, VoIP ad more. Glypho.com - Site for group writing of fictional stories.

Collaborative Thinking: XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter)

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Bloggers Interview: Mike Rhodin, Lotusphere | Main | OLPC in NYC » February 04, 2008 XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter) Via Slashdot : Interesting article, follow the citation link for screen shots of the implementation. The example application that illustrate this article is a distributed Twitter-like microblogging platform.

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The 10 basic online tools every trainer and online facilitator should know

Joitske Hulsebosch

I have good news: I can recommend a group of 10 tools that are so useful that each facilitator needs to know them and should be able to use them. Twitter - microblogging Twitter is good for networking with colleagues, use and follow hashtags like #lrnchat. Furthermore, as a facilitator of a group you can create a list for others to follow, participants or around a particular topic. LinkedIn - for groups Everyone knows LinkedIn.

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Good on Employees for Not Mingling

Michael Sampson - Currents

The promise of a successful ESN deployment is appealing to businesses: implement a Facebook- and Twitter-like system for your workplace, with employee profiles, activity streams, document sharing, groups, discussion forums and microblogging, and watch employee collaboration bloom. With the middle of winter hitting down under aligned with the arrival of school holidays, I took a week of vacation with my family.

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Moving Beyond “Collaboration” Meaning Video and Calling: Cisco Partners with Jive

Michael Sampson - Currents

It was all about real-time – video, calling, presence – and absolutely nothing about the Pillars I had written about in the Seven Pillars (for an update on 7 Pillars, and two other frameworks for collaborative groups and collaborative organizations, please see my book Collaboration Roadmap). At the very minimum – and I hope you do more than this – buy and deeply read the Collaboration report from The Real Story Group.

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Facebook as a Corporate Portal Platform

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Facebook as a Corporate Portal Platform? by Paula Thornton December 20, 2007 at 8:51 pm · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 , Facebook , Social Networking Respected colleague, Tony Byrne (editor of CMS Watch, which often does deep industry reports) took an interesting look at Facebook in his piece, Is Facebook in the Enterprise an Oxymoron? There are some definite limitations to Facebook as a portal.

Facebook-like status updates coming to the office - San Jose Mercury News

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Social media — complete with Facebook-like status updates, profile pages and networks of social connections — is coming to your office cubicle. Facebook "Friends" become "Colleagues" on SharePoint 2010.

Breaking down silos, what does that mean? | @Greg2dot0's Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

By building groups where you share a shared set of goals, you effectively have an area of focus with a group of people interested in the same area and/or outcome. Some leadership will actively have two groups try to solve the same problem. @Greg2dot0's Blog.

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Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment

Elsua

Move on to the next shiny object where you think everyone else is hanging out usually (Nowadays, it’s Facebook, apparently # Meh ) . After all, Twitter is all about microblogging, right?

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Setting up an internal Facebook might just solve your company’s communications and engagement problems | Sharing at Work

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

About Contact Sharing at Work Subscribe by RSS Subscribe by email Setting up an internal Facebook might just solve your company’s communications and engagement problems By Daniel J. I jotted down my notes on some of the biggest inclusion problems identified by our group this morning, and the following chart explains the ways an in-house social network can alleviate them. Let’s imagine I download and install fbOpen , the open source version of the Facebook software.

The FASTForward Blog » Awareness Makes a Smart Move with Its Facebook Integration: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Awareness Makes a Smart Move with Its Facebook Integration by Bill Ives May 5, 2008 at 7:12 am · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 We discussed their recently announced Facebook integration through their Awareness Facebook Application Framework. I have also been writing a bit about Facebook on this blog (e.g., However, I also said, picking up from Puneet Gupta, that Facebook can play a role in the enterprise when it is used appropriately as a social networking vehicle.

The FASTForward Blog » Serena has Adopted Facebook as Their Intranet: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Serena has Adopted Facebook as Their Intranet by Bill Ives November 28, 2007 at 8:42 am · Filed under Enterprise 2.0 A few weeks ago I wrote a post, It is Time for Facebook Fridays: A Idea that Should Spread , that briefly mentioned Serena Software’s policy of allowing employees one hour of personal time during the workweek to spend on their Facebook profiles and connect with co-workers, customers, family and friends.

ONLINE BUSINESS TOOLBOX: 230+ Tools for Running a Business Online

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Collaboration & Workgroups See also: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups Campfire - Password protected group chat rooms that can be created in seconds. Email 9cays - Group email that creates a conversation between people, and archives that conversation on an easy to read web page.

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Sorry, but I'm not a member

John Tropea - Delicious Community

A community is something, a customer group is something else and an audience segmentation is a third thing. I’m sorry to tell that that’s not because your actual or potential customers follow you on twitter or self-declare as fans on Facebook that they are a community.

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Sometimes you need a community manager. Sometimes a manager is enough. | Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Groups know that they have to do, to deliver, and that’s why they exist. Groups exist because they have operational purposes. Communities exchange to learn, groups exchange to execute (even if there a learning dimension in the background routine).

Collaboration – If it Were That Easy We Would all Do It – Well

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

You can join his networks at LinkedIn and Facebook , or follow him on Twitter @carlfrappaolo. 3 comments) An Introduction to Agile Business Process Management (1 comment) Copyright © 2003-2010 Simpler Media Group, Inc.

Could This Be Your All-in-One Social Network?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Distributed Social Networking" (DiSO) is what a growing number of people are calling the move to aggregate and integrate our activities, data and social connections built up on sites like Facebook, LinkedIn, Flickr, Twitter and our personal blogs.

News Updates (February 3, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

By 2012, over 50 percent of enterprises will use activity streams that include microblogging, but stand-alone enterprise microblogging will have less than 5 percent penetration. - Without the SharePoint piece (above), MindUP is an online tool that improves on the group email idea.

Social Networking More Popular Than Email

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

However, within member communities, Facebook saw growth of 566% in time spent on it by users worldwide. As has been reported elsewhere, Facebook’s fastest growth demographic is older users – the social network tacked on 12.4 Some other key findings from the report: - Globally, Facebook reaches 29.9% MySpace remains the most profitable social network, generating an estimated $1 billion in revenue versus $300 million for Facebook in 2008. Facebook growing is no surprise.

An Early (and Smart) Step Towards “Mainstreaming� Enterpise 2.0

Green Chameleon

At the end of September (seem so long ago now) Ross Mayfield’s Socialtext announced the go-to-market of SocialText 3.0 ( Connected Collaboration With Context ), involving the integration of Facebook and Twitter functionalities into the wiki-based Socialtext collaborative platform. SocialText Brings Enterprise Facebook and Twitter to Wikis. eWeek: Socialtext Signals Marks Wiki Provider’s Move into Enterprise Microblogging.

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

technologies – blogs, wikis, discussion groups, social networking, podcasts, RSS, tagging, photos, videos, mapping, etc. Diso (Wordpress) “DiSo (dee • zoh) is an umbrella project for a group of open source implementations of these distributed social networking concepts.

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10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Delicious/choconancy/online_facilitation

So you tweet and facebook for a living! So I challenged myself to create a list of 10 responsibilities of the Community Manager that extend beyond the realm of Facebook and Twitter (and yes, even blogging).

Dion Hinchcliffe Enterprise 2.0 Conference Workshop – Part Two

Portals and KM

platforms; wikis, blogs, microblogging, mashups, online communities, social bookmarking, social networking and them went over the vendor space with examples of each category. He went on to cover some other platforms being used: Igloo, Facebook private groups (it is open source). Serena software uses Facebook (see my post - Serena has Adopted Facebook as their Intranet ). He gave an example of Facebooks’ FriendWheel as a consumer version.

Collaborative Thinking: OLPC in NYC

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter) | Main | Are Old-Tech Companies In Search Of A Fountain of Youth?

Email Photos to All of Your Social Networks with Pikchur

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Pikchur moves beyond Twitter, however, and sends your images to a handful of other services like Tumblr, Pownce, Facebook (via the Pikchur Facebook application), FriendFeed and Jaiku. I hate sending pictures from my phone to both twitpic and Facebook.

Me.com Launches A Ning Competitor

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

These tools include chat, the creation of media albums, forums, groups, polls, ecards, bookmarks and top users. launch linkedin Lists MARKETING marketplace mashable microblogging microsoft Mobile 2.0

Social vs work – where does the tension come from? « bbr [backed by research]

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Now, it is easy to see how the introduction of social technologies into the workplace creates tensions: ESN technologies such as Yammer, Jive or Socialcast structure their user experience around public social technologies such as Facebook and Twitter. And if something inappropriate happens, the group is normally quick to sort out things for everyone to see, which creates strong norms of professional (and social!) You are commenting using your Facebook account. (

Collaborative Thinking: Bloggers Interview: Mike Rhodin, Lotusphere

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « The Value Of Being A "Generalist" | Main | XMPP and Microblogging (Twitter) » February 04, 2008 Bloggers Interview: Mike Rhodin, Lotusphere More and more, execs at tech events need to single out bloggers as a distinct audience in addition to traditional press, media and IT analysts.

On Managing A Community

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Duties My community manager (and I’ll use the feminine pronoun to save both of us the “he or she&# ) would have accounts on the following platforms: LinkedIn Twitter Facebook Ning YouTube Google Reader She would have responsibility to set up tracking and alerts for keywords specific to our industry, to subscribe to several industry blogs, podcasts, and video channels, and to subscribe to certain topic categories on YouTube. JADP, external resources like Twitter, Facebook, etc.

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News Updates (February 18, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Chatter provides a range of collaboration capabilities including user profiles, status updates, real-time feeds, document sharing, updates from other applications and links to other social networks such as Twitter and Facebook. Start Chattering. Salesforce introduced an invite-only beta for Chatter, its forthcoming collaboration service.

How Twitter changed to include everyone

Endless Knots

    nitinbadjatia Whoa, hold on there.slight overstatement RT @CRMStrategies : @danlarsen "Twitter and Facebook are the new CRM"-Clara Shih, Sf.com #e2conf21. twitter and facebook are the new CRM @clarashih #e2conf21 (salesforce.com-er). Great session.

PikiSpot

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

In the ability to create a group that users can join for the purpose of building a community, PikSpot is like Ning. Users can post their own video, audio, text, images or flash content to groups they are subscribed to. In this sense, PikSpot is similar to Splashcast , for a group.

Personal tech configuration as steward’s springboard

Digital Habitats

Microblogging. I have global networks and groups! Vyew – free, visually a bit messy, but works well for small groups. – my more technical groups prefer this over Yahoogroups and I can’t seem to figure out why, but it is consistent feedback.

The social media I use

Nancy White

Microblogging. I have global networks and groups! Vyew - free, visually a bit messy, but works well for small groups. my more technical groups prefer this over Yahoogroups and I can’t seem to figure out why, but it is consistent feedback.

collabANDrate

John Tropea - Delicious Community

CollabAndRate is an upcoming site from the company that brought you PikSpot, and it looks to offer an online space for groups to track ideas. launch linkedin Lists MARKETING marketplace mashable microblogging microsoft Mobile 2.0

Yappd is a Visual Twitter Clone

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

VisualTwitter Does the Obvious Zannel Offers Multimedia Microblogging MobyPicture Adds Twitter & Flickr Auto-Posting HelloTxt Sends Messages to Twitter and the Rest 15 Responses to “Yappd is a Visual Twitter Clone&# 1 Facciamo il punto.

Three Big Benefits of Social Software | Blogs | ITBusinessEdge.com

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Im not sure I can take another vendor telling me about the next "Facebook (or Twitter) for the enterprise." You can get a taste of it by reading a blog post written by Sebastian Schaefer, a consultant for Capgemini in Munich, Germany, who discusses Capgeminis use of the Yammer microblogging platform.

The Next Social Network: WordPress

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Why blogs and not Facebook or MySpace In contrast to social networking, blogging offers a person-centric way for individuals to come online. A social network like Facebook gives you your own place online, but it’s not really your own place. December 12th, 2007 7:45 AM PT La proxima red social: Wordpress — MiniPost — Freak Group said: [.] December 12th, 2007 7:55 AM PT Moebius » Blog Archive » ¿Y si el futuro no es Facebook sino Wordpress? Facebook.

KMers – Let Go of Control: Encourage and Monitor

Elsua

In the past, you would remember how I have been talking about a special group of KMers , right? That talented group of great thinkers! Internal use of tools such as wikis or microblogs, or external use of tools like Twitter or Facebook.

Knowledge Sharing Behaviours 2.0

Chris Collison

We’ve set up a LinkedIn Group entitled Knowledge Sharing 2.0 to engage a wider group in the discussion – please sign up and join in! Here are five areas/behaviours which I can think of for starters… Immediacy : – Presence, IM and microblogging have all changed expectations in terms of how quickly people respond and react.