Technology Stewardship: App Integration Testing

Digital Habitats

So I went searching for a white board or pinboard app that had Slack integration. Why the integration? and Slack integration. I wonder if it has Slack integration? Dave Gray) … my response: Good question about why integrate. Good question about why integrate.

On homeschooling, integration and Dutch


And, in a country which is very internationally oriented and in an English-rich professional environment (which IT-related research definitely is) learning it was a challenge.

2015 204

Inspiring students through research-based education

Jenny Connected

Research-based education was the focus of a one day conference at University College London (UCL)- this week (Thurs 3 April). The Provost’s strategy for bringing about this improvement is to make UCL a world leader in research-based learning. What is a research community?

2014 187

Work Live Integration – 23 and 1/2 Hours


Instead, a long while ago I have made the transition into what some people have been calling work life integration, where one of key words / concepts that has started making the rounds in the last few years, that is, flexibility, is gaining more and more importance and relevance as we move forward.

Slack Research for Slack

Michael Sampson - Currents

“ I have no doubt there is real value here, and I was particularly interested in the approach of integrating with file sharing and synchronization services like Dropbox rather than building one into the service. Ashlee at BusinessWeek reviews Slack , another new service for moving people beyond email.

2014 104

BroadVision’s Clearvale Offers Integrated Enterprise Social Networking Platform

Portals and KM

However, these are often different programs using different tools that are not integrated.   You can create separate networks for each group but manage them as an integrated system. If they had done both he asked how many have integrated the two.

Libraries and Collaborative Research Communities

Making CommunitySense

Every year, they organize a summer school, which is well attended by librarians, publishers, researchers, lecturers, and IT specialists interested in the latest developments in (digital) libraries. My module concerned the Libraries and Collaborative Research Communities track. My own talk was about how to activate research collaboratories with collaboration patterns.

Organizations Struggling to Integrate Customer Channels

Michael Sampson - Currents

Recent research by Pitney Bowes points to the problem of low integration between different marketing channels , and the consequential costs of this: " Pitney Bowes Software (PBS), a global leader in customer data, analytics and communication software and services reveals, through a study of large B2C organisations in UK, France and Germany, that customers are being lost through fragmented and inconsistent communications and failure to integrate marketing channels.

Social Enterprise Collaboration: Some Research Findings

Michael Sampson - Currents

research by McKinsey says that there is a collective benefit of $1.3 research by IBM says that some companies using social tools are seeing benefits such as a 25% increase in business, or a 20% decrease in the time taken to manage projects. you need to integrate it into daily work, not provide something separate. - Over on CBR (Computer Business Review), Tineka asks whether your company is social yet (or not)? "

2012 156

Researching as a team

Jenny Connected

This week, the research project has been a lot of fun. One of the fun things we are doing in this research project (investigation into people’s preferences in the CCK08 course for communicating in blogs or forums), is to examine ourselves as researchers as we go along. We have created a folder on the wiki for research reflections and these activities go in there. Tagged: CCK08, cognitive styles, learning styles, left brain, research, right brain, teams teamwork.

Teams 100

Gartner Research discovers bioteams and swarms

The Bumble Bee

In a press release to promote their upcoming Content and Collaboration Summit 2010 (London, UK, September 15-16) Gartner Research forecast 10 key changes in the nature of work through to 2020 centering around bioteams, swarming and connectivity.

Swarm 176

Sense-making: from blogging to research methodologies


Blogging research not only turned into participatory research and involving others as co-researchers. too): The real research is happening in NVivo, but I find that I do a lot of my thinking better in a blog than a analytic memo, so I started interchanging the two. While on the technology side including those capabilities in the research tools is probably just a matter of time, I believe that addressing them methodology-wise provides a bigger challenge.

Notes on CCS105 Bayer MaterialScience - Integrating IBM Connections and Microsoft Technologies

Michael Sampson - Currents

Bert Oberholz and Cindy Schlebusch from BMS are talking about BMS's implementation of Connections, and the integration with Microsoft technologies. in 4Q 2009, with 50 R&D researchers, but it was available more widely. plan for 2012 - Bayer-wide availability, integration with SharePoint, and Connections 4 late in 2012. integration challenges: -. integrating Profiles.

2012 120

Realising the knowledge assets of research for the rest of us – how about a set of recipe cards?

Social Reporter

This piece is about making academic and professional research as useful as possible to the intended beneficiaries – in this case people later in life and/or with disabilities, and those helping them – a well as professionals.

2013 191

Research on the Positive Side of the New Web

Portals and KM

Communispace , in partnership with Ogilvy & Mather, recently released findings from a joint research study that examines the impact technology has on the lives of today’s consumer, with a specific focus on the role technology plays on children and  family life in our society. The In two phases of research, they surveyed 1200 US parents with children aged 3–12 in the household and qualitatively explored key topics with 112 tech-savvy community members and their kids.

2011 130

What a coffee corner provides, how to call it and a research agenda


There should be some research on it and I’m slowly digging into it, but so far have only the ingredients, but not the answers I want to have. The insights from my PhD research on how blogging supports the ‘fuzzy’ end of the knowledge work feed directly into that.

2009 152

Top 10 Twitter-LinkedIn Integration Takeaways

Online Social Networking

Take for example the recent integration of LinkedIn with Twitter. Based on my research, these are my top 10 takeaways from the new Twitter-LinkedIn hookup: Microblogging has gone mainstream. The Twitter-LinkedIn integration helps LinkedIn by adding new life and meaning to its neglected status-update function and by adding much more dynamic content to the site as a whole. What are your thoughts on the Twitter-LinkedIn integration, and what are some of your takeaways?

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. Community network research and design. Remote participation in research.

McKinsey Web 2.0 Enterprise Research - Surprises?

Green Chameleon

The latest in the ongoing string of research studies on Web 2.0 In one of the bigger "ouches” for fans of socially-generated knowledge, tagging appears to be another casualty in the McKinsey research.

Blogging to grow ideas: weblog research ethics


It is a reconstruction of events, readings and weblog posts that shaped my understanding of the research ethics in relation to my PhD research. It’s still early in my PhD research and I have not give much thought to ethical questions of doing it. While doing it I realise that my previous research experiences do not provide any guidelines about using and quoting publicly available weblog data in a publication. 27 April 2004 Weblog research ethics.

2009 89

Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: IBM Research - Glimpsing The Future

Collaborative Thinking

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2008 100

Researching the soft stuff

Chris Corrigan

I think it’s important to note that there is no research on “the art of hosting&# that we know of but that there is much research out there in the world on what it is that we are working with and trying to evoke. In general, people looking for “research&# on collective intelligence, emergence and social fields are looking for objective evidence that if we use participatory methods, things will be better than if we use top-down and mechanistic modes of working.

A Look Under-The-Hood Of A Field Study: "Research In Context"

Collaborative Thinking

For the past few months I have been immersed in a field research project on the topic of social networks within the enterprise. I've posted previous project status updates but I wanted to also provide additional background information on "Contextual Research", (a Burton Group term), which defined the structure and approach used in the study: What is Contextual Research? Burton Group has adapted these tactics and integrated them within its research model.

2008 100

The Perks of Being an Early Riser


Indeed, there have been a good and rather extensive , varied number of different articles , blog posts , dissertations , research and what not, that talk about the various different perks of being an early riser.

2013 229

Share2010 Session: Erica Toelle from InfoShare on "Don't Reinvent the Wheel: An Overview of People Change Management Research as Applied to SharePoint Maturity Model"

Michael Sampson - Currents

Erica Toelle from InfoShare in Seattle WA talked about people change management research as applied to SharePoint maturity. Erica's research methodology - went to the local Business School library, and read about 2,000 pages of research on organizational change management. Office integration, advanced governance), and stage 4 (applications - LOB data integration, custom development, business intelligence).

2010 117

Wear Sunscreen When Looking Up


Humanise Learning Life Work Life Integration Wear Sunscreen is perhaps one of those extremely rare video clips with a rather strong, inspiring and incredibly humanising message one could bump into and that, throughout the course of the years, it gets better and better.

2014 204

The Hidden Power of Smiling by Ron Gutman


Innovation Learning Life Social Computing Work Life Integration

2011 223

You Are Not Perfect! Live With It


Ohhh and talking about the workplace of the future, how about if today we spend a few minutes talking about redefining that space embracing over 100 years of research, instead of ignoring it like we have done in the last few years. I really like Inc. I mean, I really heart it.

2012 207

Life In A Perpetual Learning State


Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Productivity Tools Social Computing Work Life Integration

2011 215

Reflections from 2011 – Redefining Your Social Web Presence


Yes, they are, just as much as they are for me to put them together, since I truly love the research that goes along with it. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Life Metablogging Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Enterprise Work Life Integration

2011 223

Blogs as boundary objects


For example, readers of my weblog pick up bits of the research relevant for them; KM bloggers use weblogs to establish information relations next to those of more personal nature. Integration

2009 152

Why Do We Keep Insisting On Killing Productivity?


Research unmet needs. IBM Learning Life Metablogging Productivity Tools Social Enterprise Work Life Integration

2012 200

The Secret Life of Your Bodyclock – Redefining How You Work for Best Performance


Along with the link, Sam suggested that, according to some research, it’s actually much better for your body to run in the afternoon, early evening, versus the morning, where it could potentially become even dangerous at some point.

2011 191

Social Business Forum and a Touch with Reality


I’ll be sharing some initial reflections as well on an absolutely wonderful piece of research done by the IBM Almaden Research folks with Tara Matthews leading the efforts in this very same area of figuring out the next generation of the collaboration landscape.

2011 192

Ethical behaviours online

Jenny Connected

Looking back I notice that my interest in ethics went up quite a few notches as a result of my involvement with the Rhizo14 MOOC, which I subsequently began to research collaboratively with my friends/colleagues Frances Bell and Mariana Funes.

2015 166

Facilitating adoption of weblogs in knowledge-intensive environments


Make it part of “work as usual&# – make sure that spending some time on blogging is perceived as normal, account for it in performance appraisals, integrate it with other technologies in your organisation. Integration Weblog research blogs in business PhD technology adoption Promised to blog this piece from the dissertation in February (together with What pragmatists might want to know about blogging ), but wasn’t happy with it.

What pragmatists might want to know about blogging


Behind my PhD research is an interest in translating practices of early adopters of weblogs into something that those that come after them might use: an understanding of relative advantage of blogging in knowledge-intensive environments and it’s compatibility with existing practices. Unless one has nothing else to do, blogging survives only if integrated into the everyday world. Integration

2009 124

My Top 5 iPad Apps of the Week – Week #3


When a topic came up that required facts to make a decision, such as the difference in cost for an allocated requisition and an unallocated one, the vice president of HR would have to research it later. ?Thus

2010 186

HR Magazine - Exclusive: Google research heralds arrival of the human systems director

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Research. Exclusive: Google research heralds arrival of the human systems director. But research unveiled yesterday by Google heralds a new player in HR: the human systems director. As collaboration and innovation accelerate, thanks to new enabling technologies, elements of the HR and IT functions will integrate and HR and IT roles will shift as they adjust to the ideas economy. Features. HR TV. Blogs. About. Contact. HR Most Influential. HR Excellence Awards.

2011 34

The Principled Approach 2

e-Moderation Station

But research studies aside, the million dollar questions for teachers are: How do I to integrate technology into my classroom? Sue Lion Jones’ flowchart of considerations for teachers wondering why, how and when to integrate technology into their teaching.

Am I killing publication opportunities with blogging PhD results?


Integration Tags: blogs in business blogs in research PhD process Meta-blogging Chapter 7. After being in a solitary confinement for so long (this is how working on a PhD feels) I’m happy to see that what others find useful what I wrote, especially given my fears that for many of my peers the findings would look like yesterday’s news.

Blog as a nexus of multimembership and accidental brokering


When one belongs to different social worlds, being a one person requires what Wenger discusses as reconciliation , the process of constructing an identity that can integrate “different meanings and forms of participation into one nexus&# (p.160). Directory of weblog research. Integration Tags: boundaries Across cultures blog research communities community straddling Chapter 7.

2009 98

Australian Flexible Learning Framework - Research and Policy Advice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The research investigates the use of social software in teaching and learning and in capability building and contributes to our understanding of the ways in which the development of social softwares broadens opportunities for organisations to deliver flexible learning both to internal and external clients. Researcher: Val Evans Consulting Download the summary or the complete report by selecting from the links below.

2007 28