Blog>> Too Busy for Knowledge Sharing

Green Chameleon

We have started our knowledge sharing initiative a good three years ago with a focus on global knowledge sharing; share your knowledge with everyone around the globe (within our company, though).

Blog>> Why is Knowledge Sharing Important?

Green Chameleon

My colleague Edgar dropped me a note about some workshops on knowledge sharing that he’s preparing for about a hundred practitioners in a knowledge sharing programme organised through the FAO. what’s knowledge sharing? is all knowledge sharing good? why should we encourage knowledge sharing? Why do you think knowledge sharing is important?

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The Tilburg story of knowledge sharing for social innovation

Making CommunitySense

Topic of my talk was “Knowledge Sharing for Social Innovation: The Dutch Tilburg Regional Case” I published the slides of my talk in a previous post. In it, you can find the Tilburg story of knowledge sharing for social innovation.

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Knowledge Sharing for Social Innovation: The Dutch Tilburg Regional Case

Making CommunitySense

On October 21st, I gave a guest lecture at Rutgers University , USA, having been invited by the Communication Department, the MCIS Program, and the Collaborative for Knowledge, Innovation and Design. Knowledge sharing about the innovations remains a bottleneck, however. Below my slides. A video recording of my presentation, and an interview by the School of Communication and Information with my host, Mark Aakhus , are still to follow. Abstract.

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Barriers to Knowledge Sharing: The Biggest One Isn't Systems

Michael Sampson - Currents

In a research paper he co-authored, Zweig argues that workplaces focus on developing software and therefore do a less-than-stellar job of identifying the barriers to knowledge sharing. "It the company has done a poor job of promoting inter-office sharing. "

Microsoft, Collaboration, Competition and how not to create a Knowledge-sharing Culture.

Chris Collison

I had the privilege to share a platform with Steve at a conference in the late 90′s. Google’s “grouplets” aren’t the only knowledge-sharing contrast to Microsoft.

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How the stiff upper lip is the enemy of knowledge sharing

Chris Collison

This reminds me of one of my “seven deadly syndromes of knowledge-sharing”. However, once I’ve solved my problem, I’ll be happy to share my solution. Behaviours Health KM Knowledge Management Knowledge Sharing Organizational learning Peer Assist

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Building on Traditional Ways of Knowledge Sharing

Portals and KM

Here is where knowledge has been exchanged for some time and continues to be shared. When we create social business applications I think it is best to build on existing patterns of knowledge exchange and then simply adding an electronic facilitation can be one way to address these cultural challenges. While having morning coffee, they would share their best practices. I am sure there are many other traditional patterns of knowledge sharing in developing countries.

Ask Me Anything: Knowledge Sharing Through Peer Interviews

Full Circle Associates

What is it about someone asking us questions that surfaces great, sharable knowledge? We have started interviewing ourselves on the KM team, and have offered to interview any grantee to help tease out and share their insights with other grantees and stakeholders.

IBF on How ConocoPhillips Saved Hundreds of Millions Through Knowledge Sharing

Portals and KM

The International Benchmarking Forum (IBF) Live on March 6 at 11AM EST will feature Dan Ranta, Director of Knowledge Sharing (KS) at ConocoPhillips. Dan is accountable for the strategic implementation of knowledge sharing for the 31,000-person integrated oil and gas company, From 2004 to the present, KS has documented hundreds of millions of dollars in estimated cash flow for the company. See my post - Creating Global Knowledge Sharing Networks at ConocoPhillips.

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Creating Global Knowledge Sharing Networks at ConocoPhillips

Portals and KM

On Friday I attended Driving Business Excellence With Formal, Global Networks led by Dan Ranta , Director of Knowledge Sharing, ConocoPhillips. Here is the session description: “In 2004, ConocoPhillips launched a large initiative to create internal communities of practice that would enhance knowledge sharing within the firm. Seven years later, the ConocoPhillips' knowledge-sharing program is ranked as best-in-class across industries.”.

Ford Foundation, Open Access and Really Sharing Knowledge

Full Circle Associates

Knowledge sharing can be enabled or blocked based on organizational policies and infrastructure. Some people still worry that setting their knowledge free will hurt them. collaboration community indicators knowledge sharing learning open

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Scaffolding for sharing knowledge

Chris Collison

Whilst they are similar in concept to maturity models, the purpose is less to track and measure – and more to create a shared vocabulary to enable more targeted knowledge sharing. I like to think of them as scaffolding for knowledge sharing.

Why Is Knowledge Sharing Important? A Matter of Survival

Elsua

That man has got plenty of golden nuggets to share around the topics of Knowledge Sharing, Collaboration, Communities, Learning and Enterprise 2.0 Have you checked out one of his most recent blog posts on Why is Knowledge Sharing Important?

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The Sharing Economy

Elsua

Well, now, here it comes The Share Economy with a far too similar mantra that most of us, socially networked knowledge workers, have been embracing, and living!, for a good while now: Sharing! And all of that, because of a single magical word: share! Let’s share!

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Why Do I Share My Knowledge?

Elsua

and Social Business thought leaders and blogger extraordinaire, Oscar Berg , put together a rather inspiring article that I thought would be worth while reflecting on, specially, since it is at the heart of not just social software, but also collaboration and knowledge management in general.

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Yammer for internal knowledge sharing for health care and policy making

Joitske Hulsebosch

But nice to see the examples of various uses of Yammer and how it has opened up knowledge in organisations and made it accessible, through the use of a social approach. P resentations were shared in real time , and feedback was collected. knowledge management informal learning

What is important in knowledge sharing for innovation in development?

Joitske Hulsebosch

The topic of the interview is knowledge sharing. I'm trying to put some of my ideas together and would really like your input as the topic seems so vast: what are the main trends in knowledge management/knowledge sharing within international cooperation that I should highlight?

Secret Objectives v Shared Knowledge. Open Performance Management anyone?

Chris Collison

” Naturally you’ll need to conceal the ones which are commercially, personally or legally sensitive – but I would suggest that the majority of individual objectives could be shared, but remain barricaded into performance management silos. Behaviours Collaboration Knowledge Sharing Leadership HR Performance Management

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“Gotta Share” – an unforgettable conference presentation.

Chris Collison

Funnies Knowledge Sharing Web 2.0Time I started work on the sequel – “KM – The Musical” perhaps?

Blog>> Visual Collections for Sharing and Collaboration

Green Chameleon

have been launched and Pinterest has developed to the third most popular social sharing tool in 2012. Why is this the trend happening, and what can we learn from it in the context of knowledge sharing and social collaboration?

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Sharing Practices from Project Community 15

Full Circle Associates

flickr photo by cogdogblog [link] shared under a Creative Commons (BY) license I’m hip deep into this year’s Project Community course with the Hague University of Applied Sciences. If you have anything cool to share, let me know!

SRI and Knowledge Sharing

Nancy White

Can we view knowledge sharing not as a proscribed set of practices, but instead a set of principles? While there are a range of tools and methods that we call “knowledge sharing,&# they are just tools. What is the soil for knowledge sharing?

iWatch but do iLearn?

Chris Collison

Because the trouble is, when heads roll, knowledge and experience rolls too. Now that’s knowledge leadership in action. Behaviours Improvement KM Knowledge Management Knowledge retention Knowledge Sharing Quotations Storytelling

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Four Pillars of Successful Communities of Practice

Chris Collison

Every so often, it’s good to revisit some of the fundamentals of knowledge management and reflect on their continuing importance to the field. Looking more deeply at this definition, I think there are four “pillars” of shared commitmen t successful communities. A shared practice.

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Learning While Building eLearning: Part 1

Full Circle Associates

Disclaimer: I’m an adviser to the project and my condition of participation was the ability to do this series of blog posts, because there is really useful knowledge to share, both within the colleague’s organization and more widely. What has to be packaged into knowledge products?

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Is this Knowledge Management’s most effective tool?

Chris Collison

One of knowledge management’s most powerful tools. Let me share with you a couple of quotes from middle managers in a smart, knowledgeable organization which regularly spends over £1Bn annually on construction programmes.

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Seeing the whole elephant…

Chris Collison

The answers to the question: “what does knowledge management mean to you?” People have such different perspectives on what knowledge management is – and it’s rare for anyone to connect the different components together in any kind of holistic framework.

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Carl Jackson on Supporting Online Communities in International Development

Nancy White

Carl Jackson of Westhill Knowledge Group (formerly at IDS – Institute of Development Studies ), colleague at KM4Dev , friend and all around smart and funny guy took 20 minutes to share some of his experiences supporting and participating in online communities in international development.

Knowledge Sharing in Agriculture: the KS Toolkit

Nancy White

Knowledge Sharing in the CGIAR - Tools and Methods for Sharing Knowledge: The CGIAR’s Wiki Approach (pdf). Tags: social media knowledge sharing Many of you know that I have been part of the creation of the KS Toolkit.

10 options for implementing a KM strategy

Chris Collison

However, it’s hard to imagine “lessons learned”, “knowledge retention” or the creation of knowledge products spreading like wildfire. The success of a buffet approach depends on a high level of demand for knowledge.

Just thinking…

Chris Collison

Is it true that the best things come in small packages when it comes to knowledge? I came across this helpful framework for thinking about the way we approach the packaging and sharing of knowledge. Or are we harvesting fruitful knowledge assets ?

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My favourite things…

Chris Collison

One particular type of activity stands out as my favourite, running a knowledge-sharing and learning consortium. Here are my reflections… Lessons, recommendations and design principles for a knowledge-sharing consortium.

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Green Chameleon » Filenaming Conventions and Knowledge Sharing

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Filenaming Conventions and Knowledge Sharing Sometimes we get so wrapped up in the high flown theory and rhetoric of knowledge sharing, we forget the mundane, almost mechanical ways in which we can enhance it.

Looking back – KM highlights from 2014 (part 2)

Chris Collison

Sharing Knowledge in the Offshore Wind community. Where are the safe places to begin knowledge-sharing? Here it is being played by fellow participants in the Knowledge Driven Performance consortium.

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My Harvest from a Half Day at Seattle #Kaizencamp

Full Circle Associates

I sat at two rounds of “lean coffee,” one about Storytelling and the Arts, and one about Knowledge Sharing. ” Knowledge Sharing URLs/Resources: The Knowledge Sharing Toolkit [link] Liberating Structures [link] Cynefin complexity framework from [link].

Beyond the Webinar

Full Circle Associates

I’ve edited/generalized my thoughts to share. Us/Them: It is logical for an organizer or organizing agency to want to appear well prepared for sharing their work. Sharing information is essential, but synchronous time should always have significant multi directional interaction.

Addressing Social Networking Gripes with Shared Value

Elsua

And we probably won’t be able to address it and fix it properly during the course of 2012 either, as my good friend, Bill Johnston , annotated a couple of days back on a brilliant tweet he shared over at his stream: .

Planning and Evaluating Your CoP (amplifying and other good stuff)

Nancy White

Monday videos communities of practice evaluation international development knowledge sharing KMImpact PLNToday JeffJackson tweeted an embedded link to this YouTube video from the USAID KM Impact Challenge video I did with them earlier this year.

Good Suggestions for “Fixing the Q&A” Session

Full Circle Associates

When you debrief on the small-group discussion, insisting on the question format makes it awkward for the people who just want to share something. Questions are great, but you are also welcome to just share an observation, it doesn’t have to be in the form of a question.”

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