21st Century Learning: The Art of Building Virtual Communities

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21st Century Learning « Learning 2.0 | Main | Meme: 8 Random Facts » The Art of Building Virtual Communities This is cross posted over on techLEARNING. Youd think developing a virtual learning community (VLC) or online community of practice (CoP) would be easier. After all, its virtual- nobody even has to worry about whatto wear! It is developed around the roles and interactions members of a community have asparticipants in that community.

The Art of Building Virtual Communities (Techlearning blog)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Question has Changed » The Art of Building Virtual Communities. Youd think developing a virtual learning community (VLC) or online community of practice (CoP) would be easier. After all, its virtual- nobody even has to worry about what to wear! However, with the rise of virtual learning community platforms like Ning and Elgg it is becoming evident that many CoPs are dead on arrival and many others die of neglect early on, in their toddler stage.

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Persona Management Software destroys internet authenticity

The Bumble Bee

In other words, it automatically generates what look like authentic profiles, making it hard to tell the difference between a virtual robot and a real commentator. Virtual Communities

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Knowledge Management for Social Innovation: Virtual Communities: At What Price?

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Knowledge Management for Social Innovation A blog about Communities of Practice and web based approaches to leading change through better use of knowledge. « Communities of Practice: Lessons from Latin America | Main | OPEN INVITATION: GLOBAL JAM ONLINE COMMUNTIES FOR SOCIAL INNOVATION » Virtual Communities: At What Price? How much does a virtual community cost?

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

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Feb 24, 09 About Stuff Shelter Cities Community Business Politics Planet Cliff Figallo and the Evolution of Virtual Community Jon Lebkowsky August 27, 2007 7:34 AM Cliff Figallo is a man with deep roots in the evolution of the social internet. Community is instinctive, I believe.

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Teemu - Virtual experiences are not virtual

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Referencing [link] - "virtual experiences are about identity building, group-cohesion, and community." " Tags: online_facilitation virtual_community online_interaction

Online Community Still Crazy After All These Years

Nancy White

These are hour long sessions where people who facilitate/manage/care about communities within and across IBM talk about things together. Plus I know some of the IBM community builders -some over many many years, so this was a great opportunity to think together.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). tools and approaches and community and instructional design.

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Community curriculum | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Leslie’s Last Day reflections | ED366H Educational Technology and the Adult Learner I leave the class with new connections and community networks, there is that community word that keeps popping up. But it also creates the community of learning, forged out of the challenge.

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Online Community Building Strategy: Nancy White On Networks, Groups and Technology Choices

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Online Community Building Strategy: Nancy White On Networks, Groups and Technology Choices Interested in better understanding what is the difference between an online group and a network of people? Trying to build your own community of loyal readers and fans? What is the community for?

Facebook Intensive Class – Computer Class, 1 Day

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

All your questions will be answered as your facilitator has been managing Facebook Pages with 1 million plus fans for several years and growing online communities in general for 20 years. Looking for a very indepth Facebook class?

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Social Media Intensive Course – August 2016 – Sydney Training

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Laurel is the CEO of The Community Crew managing massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef. Are you looking for an intensive social media course for advanced or professionals?

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Sydney Social Media Course – 3 Days with Laptop

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Laurel manages massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef. Since 2005, Laurel has been teaching online community management at the University of Sydney and she has been managing virtual communities since 1989.

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Online Community Toolkit | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Nov 03 2007 Online Community Toolkit Published by Nancy White Last edited 10/07 Thinking about building or hosting an online community? 1999) Calculating Your Community Costs – Is it worth your while? What is the Value of Participating in an Online Community? Online and Offline Facilitation: What is the Difference?

CommunityBuilders – Online Community Still Crazy After Years with Nancy White

Elsua

If you have been involved with virtual communities and online facilitation, I bet it’s almost impossible not having come across the absolutely fabulous work on facilitating online communities Nancy has done, and shared across!,

2011 208

Technology: the Dgroups success story

Joitske Hulsebosch

It made me think again about the success of Dgroups "the starting point for fostering groups and communities in international development " and how hard it is to pinpoint the critical success factors and hence to replicate this success.

2006 130

3 Day Social Media Intensive – Hands on! Sydney 2014

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Workshop Facilitator: Laurel was named by Forbes magazine in the Top 50 Social Media Influencers globally, and Marketing Magazine named her “Head of Industry, Social Media” Author of Social Media Revenue, Laurel has consulted globally including with Singapore Government and Middle East Broadcasting, and in Australia, with Westpac, Sony, local, State and Federal Government. Shares Hiya, I’m running my last 3 Day social media intensive for this year, in December.

2014 140

The Man Who Should Have Used Lotus Connections — Communities: The Driving Force of Enterprise 2.0

Elsua

Yesterday we had that unique opportunity of re-launching one of the oldest internal communities at IBM. A community that has been there for almost 10 years, on and off, but that it keeps coming back time and time again. That’s the name of the community.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). tools and approaches and community and instructional design.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). tools and approaches and community and instructional design.

2010 133

Amplified Individuals in the Cloud

Social Reporter

Then we were in virtual communities , and networks. I’ll also be co-facilitating a workshop In Kent with Amy Sample Ward , where the County Council is bring together people from local community groups and tech-enthusiasts to develop ideas for online public services of the future.

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Social Media Training: 3 Day Intensive Advanced Class

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Laurel is the CEO of The Community Crew managing massive gaming and online communities including Facebook and forums for reality TV shows such as Junior Masterchef. Since 2005, Laurel has been teaching online community management at the University of Sydney, Australian Film and TV School, Metro Film School and she has been managing virtual communities since 1989. Students will develop strategies on how to monetize their customer communities.

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About Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

White Full Circle Associates Seattle Washington (206) 517-4754 – nancyw@fullcirc.com [link] Skype: choconancy Twitter: NancyWhite (and informally, choconancy ) SKILLS International practitioner in understanding and practicing online group facilitation of distributed work, learning and community groups (presenter, writer, teacher, coach, facilitator, rapporteur). tools and approaches and community and instructional design.

2008 133

From workplace courses to global conversations

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Aug 27 2008 From courses to community: Josien Kapma and Nancy White Published by Nancy White at 6:42 am under communities of practice , learning This is an article that Josien Kapma and I wrote for the Dutch journal, “Leren in Organisaties&#. How are communities related to globalization and an increasingly networked world?

Your online Business Development System: The Alerts Radar

The Bumble Bee

OR "Virtual Enterprise". OR "Network Facilitator"). Collaborative Network" OR "Business Network" OR "Virtual Community" OR "Innovation Network". OR "Virtual Enterprise" OR "Business Cluster" OR "Network Facilitator"). ==.

2010 152

Building Social Business: 5 Skills for Online Community Managers

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. Leveraging Community thinking. I first came across online communities long back. I have created some communities and have been sometimes an active and sometimes a passive member of various communities.

Enterprise 2.0 Conference – What to Expect – Day 1

Elsua

is, and where it is heading… I expect this one to be an eye opener for most of us… Lessons Learned From Internal Communities #e2conf30 with Peter Kim , Jamie Pappas , Joan DiMicco and Patricia Romeo – My interest on this one?

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"Collaboration and Community" by Scott London

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In a time of widespread frustration with politics-as-usual, in which confrontation, hierarchy, and exclusion characterize our primary means of problem-solving, the principles of collaboration are seen by many organizations, communities, and civic leaders as a more effective means of working for change than forming coalitions, task forces, commissions, interest groups, and other, more traditional kinds of partnerships. And how do we create more collaborative communities?

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In a virtual world, what do we mean by “Community”? « Driving innovation in a digital world

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Home About Archives Driving innovation in a digital world Feeds: Posts Comments In a virtual world, what do we mean by “Community&# ? December 1, 2009 by sourcepov Back in the day, when tribes were really tribes , the most critical need within a community was survival.

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How do you title a book well? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Published by Nancy White at 4:59 pm under technology stewardship We are down to the little things to finish up our book, which is currently titled “Stewarding Technology for Communities of Practice.&# If we go with some clever title, the subtitles will most likely be something like “stewarding technology for communities of practice…&# To give you an example of our challenges, here is the result of our brainstorms! They merges Stewardship, technology and community.

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How do you title a book well? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Published by Nancy White at 4:59 pm under technology stewardship We are down to the little things to finish up our book, which is currently titled “Stewarding Technology for Communities of Practice.&# If we go with some clever title, the subtitles will most likely be something like “stewarding technology for communities of practice…&# To give you an example of our challenges, here is the result of our brainstorms! They merges Stewardship, technology and community.

2008 100

Building Social Business: What Is Social Collaboration in an Organization

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Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. Leveraging Community thinking. Lets build a community. Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 and Organization Development.

2011 61

Need Your Feedback on my Triangulating Thinking | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

In an informal evaluation of successful collaboration, learning and teaming initiatives in a variety of contexts, the author and her collaborators have noted a pattern for supporting learning and getting work done: triangulating one’s work with external colleagues, communities and networks.

Need Your Feedback on my Triangulating Thinking | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

In an informal evaluation of successful collaboration, learning and teaming initiatives in a variety of contexts, the author and her collaborators have noted a pattern for supporting learning and getting work done: triangulating one’s work with external colleagues, communities and networks.

Building Social Business: Connecting, Sharing and Collaborating

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Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. Leveraging Community thinking. All these three stages are rooted in the " social object " of the community formed by the above steps. Lets build a community.

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David RD Gratton: Beyond Communities of Interest, Communities do not Exist

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David RD Gratton Blog About Beyond Communities of Interest, Communities do not Exist July 3, 2005 My company has been working with what we have been calling Information Clouds, and I came upon Thomas Vanderwals body of work. His post last week on Local InfoCloud and Community asks the question: "Does it make sense to keep the name Local InfoCloud, or would Community InfoCloud be more appropriate?" Geographic communities: These are communities that have physical bounds.

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From courses to community: Josien Kapma and Nancy White | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Aug 27 2008 From courses to community: Josien Kapma and Nancy White Published by Nancy White at 6:42 am under communities of practice , learning This is an article that Josien Kapma and I wrote for the Dutch journal, “Leren in Organisaties&#. How are communities related to globalization and an increasingly networked world?

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E L S U A ~ A KM Blog by Luis Suarez " Blog Archive " Social Media Today - The Art and Science of Forming Successful Online Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

It lasts for a bit under one hour and can honestly say that it would be really worth while, specially if you are just getting into the fascinating world of virtual community building. However, for the folks who have been doing community building for a while it may not be just as useful.

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Building Great Enterprise 2.0 Communities

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Communities. It’s All About Community Most business leaders do not care about social networking — especially at the office. Social and collaboration technologies enable us to form virtual communities and feel more connected. Although the communities may be virtual, the impacts that spill into the real world are tangible. Do You Really Have a Community? An enterprise community requires more. Communities. about us.

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Online Community Building Strategy: Good Advice From Nancy White

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Online Community Building Strategy: Good Advice From Nancy White Building an online community is in my opinion the best investment you can make toward guaranteeing yourself greater influence, authority and opportunity for business. How do you nurture engagement inside your community?

When is a Community of Practice Not a Community of Practice? « Stop, Collaborate and Listen

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Home About When is a Community of Practice Not a Community of Practice? 10 11 2009 As you all probably know there are many definitions on what is a Community of Practice this is one that I use “A CoP brings these people together. Good practice and ideas are also shared to enhance the knowledge and expertise of the community.” The IDeA CoP Platform is now in its third year and has over 1000 communities. Tags: community teams task

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Building Social Business: The Seven Types of Social Roles in Employee Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking. Leveraging Community thinking. At 2020 Social , we use a simple Engagement Architecture framework for designing social platforms, including online communities. A lurker needs to be coached by the community manager and exposed to content that evokes a response from him. The Connector is a person on the community who is a curator of information either through bookmarking or off-line knowledge gathering.

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Community of practice - EduTech Wiki

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Community of practice From EduTech Wiki Jump to: navigation , search This article or section is incomplete and its contents need further attention. Contents 1 Definitions 2 Supporting a COP through virtual environments 3 Communities of practice, formal learning and education 4 Components of a social learning system 4.1 Communities of practice 4.2 Community building 5.2 The term community of practice is accredited to Etienne Wenger. Community Challenge 5.