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Identifying international knowledge partnerships

Net-Map Toolbox

We realized soon that this is not going to be a Net-Map session or a session of some squeezed out, shrunk down little cousin of Net-Map.

Why Do I Share My Knowledge?


To name: Knowledge Sharing is the Learning, Learning is the Knowledge Sharing. So, why do you share your knowledge? We just do it.

2012 142

The Evolution of the Knowledge Web Worker


“ A knowledge worker is someone who gets to decide what he or she does each morning “, by Thomas A. You gotta love those quotes.

2011 96

The Crisis of Meaning in the Knowledge Workforce


Now, Roger talks about that crisis of meaning for the younger knowledge workers, i.e. that generation of millenials. etc., A crisis of meaning.

2011 141

Blog>> Orchestrating the Intranet for Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon

Patrick’s taxonomy development infographic has sparked off a little friendly competition in the office.

Blog>> Knowledge Audit Infographic Poster

Green Chameleon

Here’s our latest infographic poster (formatted for A2 printing) on our knowledge audit process. We also have a video tutorial on the process here. Let us know if you have any questions! Download the full-size poster here (2MB file

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About blogging, tunneling visions and knowledge entrepreneurship

Joitske Hulsebosch

This research had the goal to investigate how knowledge related to a shared organising vision (in this case (ICT4D, about ICT for development).

2011 61

Why conversation is the best way to share knowledge

Social Reporter

Everyone feels special, and knowledgeable. Gurteen Knowledge website. Where, historically, do people shared ideas and stories? In cafes.

2013 94

Shell All of That Knowledge, Please!


Can video make a difference in Knowledge Transfer? Specially, with senior knowledge workers. Yes, of course! Yes, there is! And big time!

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

Green Chameleon

My next book, co-authored with Nick Milton is now available for pre-ordering on Amazon! Check it out

2016 77

Bloomfire Provides Comprehensive Knowledge Connections

Portals and KM

This need has been made more acute with the advent of easy-to-use knowledge tools on the consumer Web. Bloomfire. I like this move.  

2013 49

Blog>> Knowledge Retention: Beyond Guidelines and Rhetoric

Green Chameleon

From a knowledge management perspective, however, the guidelines alone are not enough. Shortly after my mom turned 50, she decided to retire.

Blog>> UNICEF Knowledge Exchange Toolbox

Green Chameleon

Check out their complete Toolbox

Ford Foundation, Open Access and Really Sharing Knowledge

Full Circle Associates

Knowledge sharing can be enabled or blocked based on organizational policies and infrastructure. Doing research wrong costs lives and money.

2015 45

New publication – Knowledge Weaving for Social Innovation: Laying the First Strand

Making CommunitySense

Knowledge Weaving for Social Innovation: Laying the First Strand. We propose a process for building a networked community-commons called knowledge weaving. Filed under: knowledge weaving , libraries , sensemaking , social innovation. knowledge weaving libraries sensemaking social innovationJust published: A. In Proc.

2016 40

The Trials and Tribulations of a Mobile Knowledge Worker in a Social Business World


IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Enterprise TravellingTake it or leave it.

2012 83

Blog>> Trends in Knowledge Management

Green Chameleon

For example, document taxonomies and knowledge sharing procedures were defined; identified experts shared their knowledge in defined communities. Today, we can identify six strong trends that lead into new concepts of knowledge sharing and collaboration: Exploring. Visualisations allow a more efficient knowledge transfer.

Knowledge Pit Stops

Chris Collison

Train manufacturer Alstom, who say that the knowledge they gained has enabled them reduce a 2-day repair job to just 4 hours.

2013 22

Blog>> Too Busy for Knowledge Sharing

Green Chameleon

Especially in times of cost cutting and market challenges, knowledge sharing should be vital, no? More often than not, we face barriers.

Appreciative Inquiry and Knowledge Management? No problem.

Chris Collison

Appreciative Inquiry (AI) pre-dates Knowledge Management. It’s only in the last few years that I’ve come to appreciate(!) My response? Discover.

2014 34

Blog>> Knowledge Management in Intranets

Green Chameleon

Knowledge sharing happens partially with technology, and also successfully without software. In my experience, these knowledge sharing tools are often add-ons to the classic intranet platform. Then, knowledge sharing tools that are an add-on might not be the right approach. For this post, let’s focus on the first: technology.

Is this Knowledge Management’s most effective tool?

Chris Collison

One of knowledge management’s most powerful tools. Having a coffee with someone is a pretty visible way to share knowledge. Not so sure?

2013 38

State of the Net 2012 – People Tweet Tacit Knowledge – Part Two


As a starting point, Dave gets to talk about tacit knowledge , about the differences between knowing and knowledge and where we should be focusing on.

2012 81

Rhizomatic learning, knowledge and books

Jenny Connected

Last week Sarah Honeychurch in the Google Hangout asked whether nowadays all knowledge is up for grabs? We need books. That is participatory.

2014 33

Blog>> Survey on Knowledge Audits

Green Chameleon

I’m currently working on a book about knowledge audits and knowledge mapping. I’d like to get a better sense of the variety of understandings of knowledge audits that exists out in the professional community. Responses are anonymous, but if you leave your email address, I will share the survey results when completed.

Knowledge is the network

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Knowledge once was developed among small networks of people. Now knowledge is the network. &nbsp. I’m pretty thrilled.

2011 36

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?

The Tilburg story of knowledge sharing for social innovation

Making CommunitySense

In it, you can find the Tilburg story of knowledge sharing for social innovation. Towards a Regional Knowledge Sharing Living Lab.

2015 46

Blog>> Life As A Knowledge Worker

Green Chameleon

I was searching for a photo of Peter Drucker when I came across this 14-year-old article by him on the experiences that had shaped him. ”

2011 56

Session on “Applying Network Knowledge” at the Sunbelt XXXV

Net-Map Toolbox

Our proposal for a session on “Applying Network Knowledge” during the Sunbelt XXXV has been accepted and we are encouraging people with interesting presentations on the subject to submit their abstracts (see conference website for details). In many cases Social Network Analysis (SNA) has been used to provide answers to these questions.

2014 28

Session on “Applying Network Knowledge” at the Sunbelt XXXV

Net-Map Toolbox

Our proposal for a session on “Applying Network Knowledge” during the Sunbelt XXXV has been accepted and we are encouraging people with interesting presentations on the subject to submit their abstracts (see conference website for details). In many cases Social Network Analysis (SNA) has been used to provide answers to these questions.

2014 28

Wanted: Knowledge Assets – Dead or Alive?

Chris Collison

There have been a few threads on LinkedIn KM groups on the topic of “knowledge assets” recently. Image courtesy of hoyasmeg on Flickr.

Productivity Tips for the Mobile (Social) Knowledge Web Worker – TweetBot, Pocket, Evernote


All set on to new productivity levels as a mobile social knowledge Web worker. And here I am! Thus, let’s go for it! And I found it.

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. Abstract.

2014 40

The 12 knowledge-enabled days of Christmas!

Chris Collison

On the twelfth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me: Twelve knowledge assets. Nine knowledge cafes. Four knowledge jams.

2013 18

The Many Sources of Transformation and Large Systems Change Knowledge

Networking Action

This is a webinar recording drawing from work with a World Bank project to create a framework for describing large systems change knowledge.

2014 42

2013 Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Winners

Portals and KM

 Teleos, in association with The KNOW Network, has announced the 2013 Global Most Admired Knowledge Enterprises (MAKE) Winners.  

2014 43

Top 50 Knowledge Management Blogs

Portals and KM

Here is a useful list of knowledge management blogs to start the year. It includes three categories: general knowledge management, Web 2.0 Many of the blogs on the list are included as content sources for the Darwin Edition on Enterprise Social Media since that target content also covers knowledge management.  

Knowledge Management, Stories, Roald Dahl and Matilda!

Chris Collison

Here’s a picture I ask people to reflect upon during my training programmes on knowledge-sharing, networks and communities of practice.

New publication: The “Kids’ Knowledge Base”: Connecting Junior Science to Society

Making CommunitySense

de Moor (2014), The “Kids’ Knowledge Base”: Connecting Junior Science to Society. The online “Kids’ Knowledge Base” is a key instrument for presenting showcases of various scientific fields to primary school children, thereby aiming to pique their curiosity. See also: Kids’ Knowledge Base , B@ttleweters.

2014 33