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So You Want to Host a Web Meeting? A Resource

Full Circle Associates

A long time ago in a planet far far away, a group of people asked if I could share some of my web meeting tips. You can see the genesis here.

2015 53

Group Process Design Principles in Times of Turbulance

Full Circle Associates

Many today see Nature as a stock of resources to be converted to human purpose. Ready for a thinking ramble? Payoff isn’t until the end.

2017 25

The Future of Collaboration Lies in Human Resources AND Management’s Hands


It’s because of Human Resources and its inability to get it right by empowering knowledge workers to excel at what they already do: collaborate sharing their knowledge more openly and transparently. But hang on for a minute, what would happen if that culture issue would be just championed by a single group? Effectively. Or care.

Helpful facilitation resources for #Occupy groups

Chris Corrigan

If you are a part of an #Occupy group and are focusing on the facilitation teams, I’d like to offer you some resources from the Art of Hosting community. On my site are scads of Facilitation Resources for use. I hope these resources can be useful. All of these are offered free of charge of course.

e-mint: Valuable Resource for Online Community Professionals

Managing Communities

Group, the mailing list that all of the nearly 1,000 members are a part of. The group was originally founded in 2000 by Rebecca Newton (longtime [.]. Resourcese-mint is an association of online community professionals.

2011 17

Minecraft Meetup - report & resources


We''ve rounded up all of the resources from the day in one handy place! Sean Clark from Leicester Raspberry Pi Users Group who brought the Pi.

2013 10

"I Use SharePoint" - a New User Adoption Resource Site from Microsoft

Michael Sampson - Currents

Stage 1 is "Winning Attention," with the intent being to show why a target group should be interested. I like it. Well done Microsoft.

The simplest facilitation tip to build group capacity

Chris Corrigan

Imagine: you have just done an elegant and energetic Open Space opening and you are ready to hand the process over to the group. Just as you start to walk out of the circle and let the group take over, a hand goes up “Excuse me, but what if no one comes to my session?” You have slowly and clearly explained the instructions.

Facilitation Resource Alert

Michelle Laurie

I have a set of people, books and weblinks that I often go to when I get started on a new project that involves facilitation of a meeting/workshop/conference/etc. Recently, thanks to Full Circle Associates , I was led to a website that shares the Group Pattern Language Deck. Hello facilitators and non-facilitators! beyond online!)

Nielsen Norman Group Names Best Intranets for 2010

Portals and KM

Nielsen Norman Group has announced winners in their 11 th annual contest for best intranets for 2010. Employees are the ultimate knowledge resource, and the winning intranets provided features to transform their behavior into manageable knowledge. The report is available for download from the Nielsen Norman Group website.

5 eLearning video resources to watch this summer

e-Moderation Station

My favourite bit: The videos are all accompanied by extra resources, links, and slides in downloadable pdf format. Summer is here. Nicky Hockly.

2011 21

Wiggio - Makes it easy to work in groups.

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Wiggio Media Player | Create New Group | Join a Group | My Profile | My Notifications | Tell a Friend | Logout Choose a Group Log-in.

2008 43

Work Together: 60+ Collaborative Tools for Groups

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration - Allows groups to share documents, calandars, contacts, and files. Glide - Facilitates group meetings to review projects together. - Specifically for groups working on business plans. - Create multiple workspaces with multiple documents, then share them for group editing.

The Group Work Site in SharePoint 2010 - "strange, inconsistent, weird, and unusable"

Michael Sampson - Currents

It includes Group Calendar, Circulation, Phone-Call Memo, the Document Library, and the other basic lists. ". From Exchange? Weird even.

2011 47

Overlapping communities by multiple group membership: quantum behavior in social networks

Bas Rues

The above results in people being member of more groups than they were before. People are nodes, and they are connected to other nodes.

Guidelines for Group Collaboration and Emergence « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

schrage89) As a distributed group of individuals (agents) within a network, we form a complex adaptive system. Barriers to Collaboration 1.

Gevril Group Launches Ambitious Social Media and Web Marketing Initiative

Online Social Networking

Content Creation - The story of each Gevril Group brand needs to be told, and articles, newsletters and press releases need to be written, as well.

Life With Alacrity: The Dunbar Number as a Limit to Group Sizes

John Tropea - Delicious Community

is the "mean group size" for humans, which matches census data on various village and tribe sizes in many cultures. Groups.

(Intranets2011) "Strategies for Creating a Social Workplace with Your Intranet" - James Dellow, Headshift / Dachis Group

Michael Sampson - Currents

dollar constraints - resource shortage.". -. Headshift and Dachis Group - very focused on "social business." IT control is disappearing.

Backchannel Resources

Nancy White

A DM Tweet today caused me to go and look and see what resources I’ve posted on the blog about back channel work. Conference Back Channel.

The Evolution of Cooperation

Jenny Connected

Group selection . When humans were hunter gatherers they moved around in extended family groups. A group which was comprised of cooperators had an evolutionary advantage. David Sloan Wilson Cooperation in his book Darwin’s Cathedral discussed religious groups as mechanisms for group selection. Week 2 notes.

2013 66

Editable version of Chapter 10 – Action Notebook

Digital Habitats

Recently a group of students in the Foundations of Communities of Practice workshop completed a Word-Doc version of Chapter 10. See Step 1.).

The 1-minute guide to the digital divide

e-Moderation Station

For example, within a high resource context, we may have disadvantaged groups (such as migrants, or the homeless). Nicky Hockly.

2016 30

Altimeter Group Provides Useful Resource on Social Media Service Providers

Portals and KM

Charlene Li’s Altimeter Group is hosting a wiki that provides useful information on social media resources. The social media agencies and consultant are divided into five groups: independent consultants and experts, social media boutiques – US, social media boutiques – non-Us, PR agencies, and interactive marketing and search agencies. 

Green Chameleon » NHS KM Resource Library

Green Chameleon

It gathers together a range of resources on KM applications in the public sector (not just the NHS) and it has a very applied, practical focus.

The Evolution of Cooperation

Jenny Connected

Group selection . When humans were hunter gatherers they moved around in extended family groups. A group which was comprised of cooperators had an evolutionary advantage. David Sloan Wilson Cooperation in his book Darwin’s Cathedral discussed religious groups as mechanisms for group selection. Week 2 notes.

Acting resourcefully in a space of community organizing

Chris Corrigan

Advocacy requires clear speaking, storytelling and compelling argument on behalf of oneself or a group. It’s a zero-sum game.

Resources for Facilitators

Viv Mcwaters

I promised I’d develop a slide show for a group as a thought starter for a discussion. Facilitators like me have traditionally drawn on processes, activities, and often the wisdom and experiences of other facilitators for inspiration when designing workshops. Today I had a completely different experience. Brilliant.

Who me? Yes. You are your own best resource

Viv Mcwaters

When facilitating, I draw on these choosing what I think might be best for this group at this time to do this task. I believe I am my own best resource. You are your own best resource is a post from: You are your own best resource appeared first on As are you. Who me?

Formicary Offers a Trial of Group Chat in Lync Server 2010

Michael Sampson - Currents

Formicary launched a free evaluation of Microsoft Lync Server 2010 , to allow firms to experience the benefits of real-time group chat before paying up: " Formicary Collaboration Group, a provider of real-time team collaboration solutions, has launched a hosted Group Chat evaluation portal. My Comments. Well done to Formicary.

First Steps to Planning a MOOC

Jenny Connected

who want to move into HE/FE, Educational Developers who want to know more about Oxford Brookes University’s approach/resources. Keywords associated with the MOOC are: open education development resources oer mooc higher learning teaching pcthe further academy pgcert hea . (We Collation of Resources. a web conferencing system.

2012 18

Green Chameleon » Resources for Knowledge Continuity

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Resources for Knowledge Continuity Five nuggets from various sources to help you in your knowledge continuity efforts (ie making sure your organisation keeps critical knowledge in flow while people come and people go). Thanks Doreen! Can you imagine?&#

10th Anniversary of the OnlineFacilitation Group

Nancy White

When we started, there were very few places to talk about facilitating online groups and communities. All I did was start the group.

Neighbourhood care groups


Neighbourhood care groups and organisations provide an astonishing social resource which seldom penetrates the policy-media consciousness.

Social Networks And Group Formation - Boxes and Arrows: The design behind the design

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This is because people with strong ties generally share the same pieces of information and resources. These groups grow one user at a time.

A game about community resources


We grouped these 'attributes of community' into four headings: social and community, local economy, learning and recreation, and communication.

Green Chameleon » Resources on Taxonomies and Tagging

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Resources on Taxonomies and Tagging For those of you who you don’t regularly follow my book blog, there have been a number of recent posts on taxonomies and tagging, including lessons from burglars and emperors. Hurry on over ! RSS2.0

Education Technology Action Group consultation


Last Monday I was invited to Sanctuary House to contribute to two face to face meeting relating to the Data and Infrastructure strand identified by the Education Technology Action Group (ETAG) as one of its three key workstreams. In relation to central government, I’d identify current barriers as 1. Also supports strand 3a and 3b.

Facebook Resources for Nonprofit Organizations


As part of that session, we are sharing a list of useful Facebook Resources. Causes Exchange Blog and Resource Center. Other Resources. What's the Difference Between a Facebook Fan Page and a Facebook Group Page? Did we miss your favorite resource? My colleague Michaela Hacker and I are presenting a webinar on Aug.