Sense making, friend making and glaciers

Michelle Laurie

Friend making. Participants were given time to share this with a friend, the table and the room. About a year ago, I was asked if I could help make a traditional scientific symposium ( International Glaciology Symposium on High Mountain Asia ) into something different.

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Making Social CRM “Friend Discovery” Real

Alchemy of Change

Friend Discovery&# is a new idea for Social CRM that connects the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) database in an organization with the social networks of its customers and other stakeholders. How Friend Discovery Works. They also know what products my friends have.

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How Social CRM “Friend Discovery” will Revolutionize the Way Organizations Collaborate

Alchemy of Change

In this post, you’ll learn about a new branch of “Social CRM&# called &# Friend Discovery&# that will make it radically easier to find your friends inside the organizations you care about. I’m the bridge they need to reach my friends.

3 Principles of “Friend Discovery” Social CRM

Alchemy of Change

As I talked about in my last post, “ Friend Discovery &# is a concept for a new branch of Social CRM. Friend Discovery connects the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) database in an organization with the social networks of its customers and other stakeholders.

Facebook: How to View Newsfeed of a Friends List

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Let’s say you want to see just the status updates of a group or list of friends on Facebook. When you confirm a friend, click Add To List. Or go to “Friends&# on the top tab, and start adding friends you’ve already go to lists.

10 Tips for Making Facebook Business Friends

Online Social Networking

In either case, you’d benefit from acquiring additional Facebook friends who share an interest in your business niche. Here are 10 tips that will help you add Facebook business friends: Choosing Facebook Friends Wisely - Don’t invite random people.

150 of my closest friends

Endless Knots

And for the record, the title of this post is all wrong: it's not about your closest friends, which, according to other theories, can't number more than 25. Forget friends. Jorgen Fagerquist alerted me to a post on Sweden's clever English-language "The Local," with possibly the best headline of the week, maybe the year, or century, bearing a sentiment that taxpayers everywhere might agree with: " Swedish taxpayers organized by apes."

The return of Big Society debate via its critics, friendly or otherwise

Social Reporter

Just when we thought Big Society as call-to-action had faded into big society as policy framework – as reported recently by Third Sector , and earlier here – the Office for Civil Society has followed up on the open letter from Minister Nick Hurd , affirming BS, with a rather smart move. OCS have commissioned four community and and voluntary sector organisations to report on what Big Society means for the groups they represent.

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Accepting Friends on Facebook vs. LinkedIn Social Networking Sites

Online Social Networking

A Facebook friend recently asked about accepting friend requests on social networking sites , and I promised to discuss the matter. Accepting Friends on Facebook. You also need to be selective, because Facebook friends are limited. Accepting Friends on LinkedIn.

With a 50 Friends Limit, Path Is the Opposite of Twitter

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Path Path calls itself “The Personal Network&# because it’s determined to go against the example set by Twitter Twitter ’s follower model; you are limited to just 50 friends on Path. With a 50 Friends Limit, Path Is the Opposite of Twitter [.]

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Should You Add Members of Your Forums as Facebook Friends?

Managing Communities

photo credit: swanksalot It’s natural that members of the community that you manage may want to interact with you on other social sites. Facebook is an easy example here, because of its massive userbase and because many profiles are private. But, certainly, other similarly structured platforms would apply just the same. If your name is [.]. Interacting with Members

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How to Cope with Google Friend Connect’s Untimely Demise

Online Social Networking

In case you haven’t heard, “Friend Connect will be retired March 1, 2012,” says Google. This is not pleasant news for those websites that have sizable Google Friend Connect communities and whose community members have opted to receive newsletters from the site. Compared to Google Friend Connect, Google+ is a rather lame tool for staying in touch. Google Friend Connect newsletters permit direct community contact.

Friends

Viv Mcwaters

The way we now have ‘levels’ of friends? I think real friends are pretty precious. Tags: Culture Friends General Don’t you think it’s interesting how twitter and facebook and whatever else is out there reflects the school yard? I suppose it’s a way to try and manage all these people we’re now connected with one way or another.

My Friend Posted Those Comments Under My Account!

Managing Communities

Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you. Interacting with Members

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Why You Should Be Friends with the Managers of “Competing” Communities

Managing Communities

Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you. Thinking

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Abusing Your Community: “Friends” and How You Use Them

Managing Communities

photo credit: Justin Sternberg I have grown to become very careful about my usage of the word “friend,&# when I am talking about other people. A lot of people have really diluted this term to the point where, for some, it means “person that I once had a pleasant conversation with&# or “someone I paid [.]. Community Cultivation How Should I Participate

How to add Friends to Groups or Lists or Filters in Facebook

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Before the new Facebook interface was fully launched, I mentioned that it would be a good idea to plan some groups for you to filter your friends into. Lists like “business&# or “cute&# or “mum and her friends&# or guys at work&# or “guys at footy&#. So, I was trying to figure out how to put my friends into different groups (filter them) in Facebook and found it a bit tricky so thought I’d share it here: EASIEST- WHEN ADDING AS A Facebook FRIEND.

I Just Attended the Wedding of One of My Best Friends, a Former Staff Member on One of My Communities

Managing Communities

In forums, I have met the majority of people that I consider close friends. One of my best friends is Jared W. Smith. I’ve mentioned Jared here on ManagingCommunities.com numerous times, including in my article on how much I love when people who have worked under me go on to do great things. I have [.]. Thinking

Official Google Blog: Google Friend Connect: now available

Delicious/tag/cp2tech02

Google Friend Connect is now available in beta to any webmaster looking to add a "dash of social" to his or her site. This service lets webmasters add social features to their sites by simply copying and pasting a few snippets of code — no advanced coding or technical background required. socialnetworks socialsoftware 2008

You and your friends and your monkey minds

Ken Carroll

You have a monkey mind and so does your sister. And your boss. And your neighbor. All of you. Monkey minds. Average monkeys. But don’t feel bad. You can’t help it. It’s human nature. Our minds naturally flit from one thing to another, often for no apparent reason.

Age friendly societies in our time?

Neighbourhoods

Last winter I prepared a lengthy literature review on older people and social isolation, for an exciting research project being run by WoodGreen Community Services in Toronto. The paper is now available and I hope will be very useful for the range of material it draws together.

Influencers- Friend or Stranger?

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Do you listen more to strangers or to friends ? Digg has changed it’s social networking strategy from spotlighting key influencers who “digg&# a lot of articles to collect followers (crowd gatherers) to news from your friends. Cos that’s a friend no?

Making Real Friends: The Heart of Community Engagement

Hildy Gottlieb

I hope these stories inspire you to get out there and engage friends for the causes you believe in! Friend Raising: What it is, and Especially What it is NOT. In my real life, I don’t have friends so they’ll pay my bills.

Friends and community

Viv Mcwaters

This last week I was reminded just how valuable friends and community are, especially for those of us who (mostly) work alone. So to my friends on skype, on Facebook, on ning and on email – a heartfelt thank you. Tags: Community Facilitation Friends

April Fools: Facebook Fake Friends

Portals and KM

 David Lee wrote about how you can buy Facebook “friends” in his story, Fake girlfriend: I paid for make-believe love on Facebook. David found that for $5 you can hire someone to be your girl friend on Facebook. Happy April Fool’s Day. Here is a good story for today.

Connecting More Deeply

Viv Mcwaters

This August, I’m lucky to be able to reconnect with some dear and loved friends from around the world. Friends Leadership PlayI’m riffing some ideas here based on the four themes we’ve been exploring for Creative Leadership: Having bolder conversations.

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Sense making, friend making and glaciers

Michelle Laurie

Friend making. Participants were given time to share this with a friend, the table and the room. About a year ago, I was asked if I could help make a traditional scientific symposium ( International Glaciology Symposium on High Mountain Asia ) into something different.

Many of the Greatest People I Know, and a Majority of My Friends, I Met on Forums

Managing Communities

photo credit: OakleyOriginals I don’t throw around the word friend lightly. If I meet you at a conference and we talk for 20 minutes, I don’t refer to you as my friend. You’re an acquaintance or something that I have met. That’s nothing personal – it’s out of respect for you as much as myself. [.]. Thinking

Why Human Friendly Content Has Influence

Ken Carroll

Human-Friendly Content. You know the mind-blowing thing about human-friendly content? It’s media-friendly. Which means that human-friendly content has influence. The thing about human-friendly content is that it has influence. Then it''s human-friendly.

Dear Friends…

Hildy Gottlieb

Dear friends… I keep feeling like it’s been so long, that I need to begin blogging again. Then I think, “But these are my friends; I want to tell them where I’ve been.”. And it begins, “Dear friends…”. * * * * *. Dear friends, It’s been a while.

Community, New & Familiar Friends

Nancy White

Saturday was a great day in Adelaide. No airplanes and no scheduled talks or workshops so I could let my mind flow and not hold tight to any particular focus. Lovely.

Old Friends Farm

Endless Knots

Just this.   Tags: Farmers' Market

Bumping into friends

Digital Habitats

(Cross-posted from the CPsquare blog…). One of the great things about the sustained connections we make through CPsquare is that when you bump into people in other settings there’s such a strong connection. There are common interests, common vocabulary, and an extraordinary willingness to share insights. Last week during the Yi-Tan Tech Call 274: on Digital Habitats , I noticed LaDonna Coy tweeting about it.

Visualizing my Twitter Friends

Nancy White

Thanks to Gauri , a fun tool to visualize your Twitter friends and followers. I like how all of you look together! Very cool! Get your twitter mosaic here. . Think this is cool? Pass it on.

Bringing Home Beauty and Wondonga Friends

Nancy White

Thanks to Geoff Young ( @gsyoung ), the vibrant and ever perapatetic host a few weeks ago at Wondonga TAFE , my Christmas presents will soon be moving from Australia to the US.

Friends talking to Friends

TNT - The Network Thinker

The campaign was using the power of the social tie/link -- friends talking to friends about voting. The Obama campaign is also following a grass-roots, bottom-up, friends-talking-to-friends strategy as described in the current issue Rolling Stone magazine.

Facebook: Reputation and friends or family

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

But what about friends and family? It’s your friends. Facebook: Reputation and friends or family is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy.

Reading Joyce’s Dubliners With Imaginary Friends

Nancy White

Dear Readers. As you know, I am curious and entranced with electronically mediated communications, relationships, work and learning. You may NOT know that I’ve never read James Joyce beyond snippets.

Painting of Red Onions and Friends

Portals and KM

Here is an 18" x 24" acrylic painting  of red onions, yellow onions, white onions, and garlic. Like many others, I was focusing on light, shadows, and color. All paintings are for sale  

What would a family friendly community meeting look like (besides noisy)?

Michelle Laurie

Some ways we could make meetings more inclusive of families are: Include family-friendly in the advertising. Recently, I attended a public meeting held at the local community hall to share the latest findings from a city budget engagement process.