Blog>> The Knowledge Manager’s Handbook - now available for pre-ordering

Green Chameleon

“ The Knowledge Manager’s Handbook: A Step by Step Guide to Embedding Effective Knowledge Management in Your Organization ” will be published by Kogan Page in April 2016. My next book, co-authored with Nick Milton is now available for pre-ordering on Amazon!

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The Intranet Management Handbook - Part 2. Technology

Michael Sampson - Currents

I wrote a few days ago that Martin White has a new book out , called The Intranet Management Handbook. For me, this is great timing due to a couple of client projects I'm working on at the moment, and thus have been deeply reading Martin's book. The book is divided into four parts: - 1.

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The Intranet Management Handbook - Part 1. Foundations

Michael Sampson - Currents

I wrote a few days ago that Martin White has a new book out , called The Intranet Management Handbook.

The Intranet Management Handbook -Part 4. Governance and Strategy

Michael Sampson - Currents

I wrote a few days ago that Martin White has a new book out , called The Intranet Management Handbook. For me, this is great timing due to a couple of client projects I'm working on at the moment, and thus have been deeply reading Martin's book. The book is divided into four parts: - 1.

The Intranet Management Handbook -Part 3. Operational Planning

Michael Sampson - Currents

I wrote a few days ago that Martin White has a new book out , called The Intranet Management Handbook. For me, this is great timing due to a couple of client projects I'm working on at the moment, and thus have been deeply reading Martin's book. The book is divided into four parts: - 1.

WOMMA Publishes Influencer Handbook…

Ant's Eyeview Blog

While we didn’t agree on everything (what fun would that be), I’m pleased with the outcome of the work, the Influencer Handbook. Influencers are more than a passing interest to me…generally speaking I don’t take projects that aren’t about reaching out and connecting with influencers as part of a community strategy.

Handbook of Research on Socio-Technical Design and Social Networking Systems

Making CommunitySense

Handbook of Research on Socio-Technical Design and Social Networking Systems. The Handbook of Research on Socio-Technical Design and Social Networking Systems provides a state-of-the-art summary of knowledge in this evolving, multi-disciplinary field distinctive in its variety of international authors’ perspectives, depth and breadth of scholarship, and combination of practical and theoretical views. ISBN: 978-1-60566-264-0; 1,034 pp; March 2009.

Green Chameleon » Metrics, ROI, Monitoring and Evaluation Again

Green Chameleon

My contribution to the Carliner & Shank Elearning Handbook was on establishing the value of an elearning initiative, and reviews a range of valuation methods to consider.

Martin White on Intranet Management

Michael Sampson - Currents

Martin White's new book, The Intranet Management Handbook , is now available. Facet Publishing, The Intranet Management Handbook.

Kindle edition of Digital Habitats

Digital Habitats

It turns out that all those tables and pictures that make the book a practical handbook made it take a lot longer to put it in an electronic format. It has been a while in coming! People have been asking about an e-book version of Digital Habitats since it was published almost 3 years ago!

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Primer on Organization Network Dynamics & Analysis

Partnering Resources

The new NTL Handbook of Organization Development and Change features thirty-four chapters designed to help leaders and practitioners bring about meaningful change in organizations. We know that networks exist. But what we haven’t known until recently is how to work with them. A new article helps leaders understand just how to do so.

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Learning by coincidence on Twitter

Joitske Hulsebosch

Here's a great handbook: free download! (cartoon via Rob Speekenbrink ) I get involved in lots of discussions whether Twitter - is learning (or nonsense). People are sceptical on what you can learn through 140 characters.

My Favorite Tweets for August 15 - 31 2011

Portals and KM

Highlights from the Army's Social Media Handbook bit.ly/q60DpQ. Here is another in a series of posts that provide access to my favorite tweets that contain links to useful information.    Some of these I did to link to things I found useful and others are RTs that I want to save for the same reason. Since Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month so they can be easily accessed later.

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Becoming a Strategic HR Professional

Partnering Resources

My colleague, Dave Jamieson (one of my co-editors for Handbook for Strategic HR ) identified some of the shifts needed to achieve strategic HR. ~~ One in an intermittent series about strategic HR.

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Blog>> Why We Treat KM Maturity Models With Caution

Green Chameleon

For our upcoming book, The Knowledge Manager’s Handbook , Nick Milton and I discussed at some length whether we should include KM maturity assessments as part of our section of measurement and evaluation, and decided in the end it was better to leave it out, for the reasons given above. Every now and then we are asked by clients or potential clients whether we can help them conduct a KM Maturity Assessment. We are always very cautious about this, for the following reasons.

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A wealth of hyperlocal insights from #TAL12

Social Reporter

Philip John and Simon Perry talked about the Hyperlocal Alliance, and Dave Briggs has invited everyone to join in developing the Hyperlocal Handbook. The Talk About Local unconference in Birmingham yesterday was a highly sociable and enjoyable chance to catch up on the development of hyperlocal blogs and online communities … and also gather some insights for Socialreporters’ new exploration into community enabling and digital tech. Here are the video interviews that I shot.

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A wealth of hyperlocal insights from #TAL12

Social Reporter

Philip John and Simon Perry talked about the Hyperlocal Alliance, and Dave Briggs has invited everyone to join in developing the Hyperlocal Handbook. The Talk About Local unconference in Birmingham yesterday was a highly sociable and enjoyable chance to catch up on the development of hyperlocal blogs and online communities … and also gather some insights for Socialreporters’ new exploration into community enabling and digital tech. Here are the video interviews that I shot.

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Capacity, engagement and authentic learning

Chris Corrigan

What we are getting instead is some terrific collections of tools, handbooks and harvests of processes. This.pdf of a Handbook for Civic Engagement prepared for a community process in the United States is an excellent example of the kind of harvesting that is useful. I think there is probably nothing new under the sun. Engagement work has been tried, refined and improved all over the world in the last couple of decades that I wonder if there is anything new we can learn?

Organizational Entropy and Information Abuse

Evolving Web

There has been no handbook to tell them otherwise.

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Teaching English with Technology – does it work? Part 1

e-Moderation Station

Handbook of research on web 2.0 Photo by Nico Cavallotto. Creative Commons license CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. If you’ve had any contact with youngsters over the last few years, you’ll have noticed that they seem to spend a significant amount of their time glued to a range of digital devices.

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Reflective learning and metacognition Frank O’Hara style

Jenny Connected

Jenny Moon has written about this extensively in her book, Learning Journals: A Handbook for Reflective Practice and Professional Development. Source of image: [link].

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Lessons Learned - a Collaborative Process with "Collaboration Success" Indicators

Michael Sampson - Currents

Nick Milton is the author of The Lessons Learned Handbook: Practical Approaches to Learning from Experience. He shares some of the initial research for the book on his blog, including a list of key success factors to get right : " It seems that effective lesson-learning contains many elements, each of which has a positive impact on the success of the system, and that a successful system needs to incorporate as many of the elements as possible.

IT Talent: Technology Leaders with People Problems

Partnering Resources

An alternative is to take a page from the business process reengineering (BPR) handbook. Squirrels are great at foraging for nuts, building nests, and finding ways into my “squirrel-proof” birdfeeder (that’s not a picture of my personal birdfeeder, but it gives you the idea).

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How to Know When You Need to Upgrade Your Intranet - Top 10 from Socialtext

Michael Sampson - Currents

For resources, check out Martin White's Intranet Management Handbook , James Robertson's Designing intranets: creating sites that work , and Jane McConnell's Intranet Trends Report. Alan at Socialtext presents the top 10 reasons you know you need to upgrade your intranet : 10. The most common question about it is “What Intranet?”. Today employees just look for the cafeteria lunch menu. The CEO was given upgrade suggestions from their 5th grader.

Blog>> Benefits and Pitfalls of Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon

Nick Milton and I have written a couple of blog posts on the Kogan Page website to introduce our new book The Knowledge Manager’s Handbook , due out in 3 weeks. Nick has written a post outlining four reasons why knowledge management can benefit organisations, and I have written a post describing some of the pitfalls you might encounter in implementing knowledge management and how to avoid them.

Reflective Learning and the Glass Half Empty

Jenny Connected

In her book ‘A Handbook of Reflective and Experiential Learning: Theory and Practice’ she includes a number of exercises to help learners develop their reflective learning skills and abilities.

Reflective Learning and the Glass Half Empty

Jenny Connected

In her book ‘A Handbook of Reflective and Experiential Learning: Theory and Practice’ she includes a number of exercises to help learners develop their reflective learning skills and abilities.

An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View: The Value of Value

Ant's Eyeview Blog

Valve employees get an introduction into the company culture from day one with this spirited employee handbook. Integrity. Honesty. Purpose. All too often these are the words used to describe company culture and the sanitized values in which employees are expected to operate.

Collaborative Thinking: The Value Of Being A "Generalist"

Collaborative Thinking

Cross: The Hidden Power of Social Networks: Understanding How Work Really Gets Done in Organizations David Knoke: Social Network Analysis (Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences) John P Scott: Social Network Analysis: A Handbook Martin Kilduff: Social Networks and Organizations Linton C.

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Open access: The grey zone

GrowingPains

On the Community Informatics Researchers mailing list, an interesting discussion is being conducted about this topic, triggered by the invitation to one of its members to contribute a chapter to a research handbook to be p ublished b y a commercial publisher. Here's my response to the invited author who refuses to contribute as the handbook is not open access: Michael, In principle, I agree with your point.

Playing the Social by Social Game

Social Reporter

The core team was the same: me, Andy Gibson and Amy Sample Ward - all co-authors, with Cass Business School of the forthcoming Social by Social handbook. Our aim is to use the game as one of the ways to introduce people to the substance of the Social by Social Handbook.

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Network Weaving: The 5 Kinds of Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

skip to main | skip to sidebar Tuesday, July 12, 2011 The 5 Kinds of Communities When we talk about building community, we start by acknowledging that many of us live in multiple communities. A community is a network of people who share things in common.

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August Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

Nancy White

Best of Mobile Learning August 1, 2011 to August 31, 2011 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

Twenty theses for Government 2.0

Social Reporter

Some resonance with the 45 propositions developed for the Social by Social handbook. More social media theses, inspired by The Cluetrain Manifesto. Over at Social Media Strategy Steve Radick has written Twenty Theses for Government 2.0. Apparently Pesident Obama’s transparency and open government initiative is producing much excitement among those offering services to government, and reality checks are appropriate.

How to be a great community manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Community Manager Handbook. Skip to main content. LinkedIn Home. What is LinkedIn? Join Today. Sign In. Main content starts below.

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An electronic edition is in press

Digital Habitats

It turns out that all those tables and pictures that make the book a useful handbook present some special challenges when publishing it in an electronic format. “In press&# as in “in the works&# not in a printing press.

How Do We Build Local Social Capital?

How to Save the World

Thanks to Tree , I have had the opportunity to attend several get-togethers of a self-managed community/neighbourhood group in South Eugene OR, which gets together regularly at themed pot-luck dinners and has covered issues ranging from beekeeping to the Transition Handbook.

An electronic edition is in press

Digital Habitats

It turns out that all those tables and pictures that make the book a useful handbook present some special challenges when publishing it in an electronic format. “In press” as in “in the works” not in a printing press. We’re working on an electronic edition of Digital Habitats. Can’t say how long it will take, but we are working on it.

Webinar on serendipitous learning with Jane Hart

Joitske Hulsebosch

hours Amsterdam time a webinar with Jane Hart , international expert in social learning and writer of the 'social learning handbook '. Last week we discussed the term 'serendipity' in our learning trajectory on social media. One participant thought this might be a country in Africa :).

Turn taking

Viv Mcwaters

In The Improv Handbook by Tom Salinsky and Deborah Frances-White, subtitled The ultimate guide to improvising in comedy, theatre, and beyond (no shrinking violets here) I was struck by a comment on turn taking.