Awareness Report on Understanding and Leveraging Social Capital

Portals and KM

Awareness has released an interesting free report, 3 Keys to Influence: Understanding and Leveraging Social Capital. The first key is growing social capital by leveraging external and internal influence. In the section on leveraging external influence they look at a number of tools, including one of my favorites, Traackr. It began with some useful statistics: 90 percent of all purchases are subject to social influence.

Cisco: Leveraging Networks To Seed Search Graphs?

Collaborative Thinking

Reading through the patent application itself , I wonder if this also proposal has applicability to Cisco Pulse (in an expanded view of what a search engine might be), given that the language also mentions a "webgraph". Perhaps this information also might describe how Cisco could possibly examine social graph connections as people-to-people connection requests traverse a network. Worth reading the article below: Will Cisco gear become search engine toll collectors? NetworkWorld.com Community.

Online Community Software | Leverage Software

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Leverage Software Who We Are What We Do Client Stories Community Contact Us (415) 946-6164 Leverage Your People Leverage Your Employees Leverage Your Channel Leverage Your Citizens Leverage Your Customers Take The Tour!

Social Dashboards: Leveraging Streams, Relationships & Social Identities

Collaborative Thinking

Interesting space to watch. understanding the intersect between social networks, relationships, and identity remains key: Enterprise Friendly Social Network Dashboard PeopleBrowsr Launches Real-Time Search. PeopleBrowsr, a desktop and web browser-based dashboard for social networks, is adding a real-time search functionality that would let users make filtered searches into conversations on Twitter, Facebook and FriendFeed.

Notes on BP304 Become a Social Business: Leverage User Adoption Through Gamification

Michael Sampson - Currents

Sasja Beerendonk, a collaboration consultant at e-office , is talking about the role of gamification in achieving user adoption. It's a very popular session - the room is about 80% full; easily 300 people in the room. Some notes: 1.

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Telebriefing: Leveraging Relationships and Managing Identity Two Sides of the Social Networking Coin

Collaborative Thinking

Next week, Alice Wang and I will be presenting our research and consulting findings on the intersect social media and social networking has with identity and security for Burton Group clients. This topic has been a major source of client inquires over the past few months as organizations are dealing with employee use of social media tools like Twitter as well as internal tools associated with "Enterprise 2.0".

Virtual Leverage and Your Social Marketing

Online Social Networking

A lever gives us the ability or leverage to move heavy objects with relative ease. The Internet gives us the ability to transfer information with relative ease, and it is also enables a great variety of online tools to provide us with virtual leverage. Metaphorically speaking, the same is true of any tool that can empower us to perform a function more effectively.

Leveraging Your Development of a Community for an Industry Job

Managing Communities

photo credit: carterse I received an email from a reader who has managed a good sized community for a number of years. It is the largest within it’s focused niche, growing to host meetups not only online, but also in person. This reader will remain anonymous because although he wrote me to suggest that I [.]. Managing the Community

Need Your Feedback on my Triangulating Thinking | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

THANKS Triangulating for Success: a practitioner’s experience using external networks to leverage learning and outcomes within organizations and institutions Introduction Organizations and institutions are ostensibly places for learning and getting work done.

Collaborative Thinking: Integrating SharePoint And Confluence

Collaborative Thinking

Online Community Platform & Vendor Research

Online Community Strategy

Tags: Community 101 Community Management community drupal hivelive jive leverage lithium liveworld mzinga online platform satisafaction social media vendor webcrossing

Transformation of communities of practice

Joitske Hulsebosch

Whether planned or emergent, a resilient network will be able to manage the context of transformation by leveraging its core strength.

HR and #BigData – How LinkedIn Uses Data Research for Recruitment

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Together: Leveraging intellectual capital, working capital, human capital to for example: look at a region anywhere in the world and it’s fastest growing jobs. HR and Big Data – How LinkedIn Uses Data Research.

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New Case Studies: How to Use Networks Strategically

Partnering Resources

Case Study #2: Leveraging Hidden Influencers to Support Change. Read how they used network knowledge to help staff adapt to change in Leveraging Hidden Influencers to Support Change.

2016 163

‘Communities’ and ‘Networks’: A Conceptual and Linguistic 2.0 Mess | Sonnez en cas d'absence

Delicious/choconancy/community

Not only is the understanding of what differentiates them is key to successfully implement socio-collaborative initiatives, but harnessing their complementarity also provides us with a valuable framework of building blocks to leverage the internal ecosystem of Enterprise 2.0.

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Getting The Content Advantage 1: Show Up

Ken Carroll

It has no leverage. So, here’s the difference between the content that will give you the advantage and content that’s there for the sake of it: Leverage. Serious content creates leverage. And leverage is key. See here for a detailed discussion of leverage.).

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Infocomm Industry Forum 2009

Collaborative Thinking

Leveraging Social Media to Promote Workplace Innovation. Organisations are leveraging Enterprise 2.0 Blogs, wikis and social network sites, coupled with community-building practices, help organisations leverage relationships in ways that promote more effective information sharing and innovation. For those readers who are in the Singapore area, I'll be presenting at the event below later this month: Date: 30 November 2009 Venue: Suntec Singapore Time: 8:45am - 7:00pm.

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How AI Can Help Solve The Biggest Problem With Crowdsourcing

Online Community Strategy

What is uniquely valuable about the CrowdSmart approach is leveraging Artificial Intelligence to detect the statistically significant ranked comments behind any given score. The concept of engaging “the Crowd” through digital platforms has been around for some time.

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How AI Can Help Solve The Biggest Problem With Crowdsourcing

Online Community Strategy

What is uniquely valuable about the CrowdSmart approach is leveraging Artificial Intelligence to detect the statistically significant ranked comments behind any given score. The concept of engaging “the Crowd” through digital platforms has been around for some time.

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New Industry Report: The New Rules of the Collaborative Economy

Online Community Strategy

The role of brand in the collaborative economy presents an opportunity for large brands to take advantage by marketing on trust or partnering with sharing services to leverage their brand. Jeremiah Owyang of Crowd Companies and Vision Critical have released a follow up report to their 2014 Sharing is the new Buying.

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The Bottleneck Effect: Are You Getting In Your Own Way

Partnering Resources

If you’re the black hole in your department, consider how to leverage your network to get out of your way and get more done. Managers are responsible for product delivery, project implementation, new ideas, and service improvement. But all too often, things don’t go as planned. If you’re in this situation, you might gain feedback like this: You’re not performing up to expectations. You need to do better. Brush up on your time management. Your staff lacks skills and knowledge.

2014 141

Blog>> Videos on KM in Law Firms

Green Chameleon

· Leveraging Tacit Knowledge in Law Firms Our friends at eClerx Services in India have been busy building their short KM videos library, this time focusing on KM in law firms, in a series of short Q&A clips with Ginevra Saylor, head of KM at Denton’s. Topics are listed below – check out the channel here ! · · Improving Knowledge Management Adoption in a Law Firm. · · Making Knowledge Management Client Facing. ·

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Primer on Organization Network Dynamics & Analysis

Partnering Resources

Critical connectors : the five to ten percent of nodes in a network that have disproportionate influence over the whole and how to leverage them. 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. 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.

2014 137

Group Process Design Principles in Times of Turbulance

Full Circle Associates

I have found myself pointing to Donella Meadows’ “ Leverage Places: Where to Intervene in a System ” more and more these days. Read the whole thing, but if you just want to scan the leverage points, check out the Wikipedia article. Her number one leverage place: 1.

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Blog>> Business Jargon to Avoid

Green Chameleon

My more common abuses are: leverage, learnings and impact. I found myself chuckling to a few of the business jargon compiled by the writers of this Forbes article , basically because I’m guilty of using them too. I would add to the list: paradigm shift, mental model, best of breed, turnkey solution, disruptive technology. When I was on sabbatical at UN FAO , I was even reminded that knowledge management is a jargon

2012 100

Online Community Building Strategy: Nancy White On Networks, Groups and Technology Choices

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Then you might be interested in knowing more about a service called MyBlogLog and how you can leverage it to drive traffic to your blog.Here, on. Print this article August 5, 2009 ?

To Be Successful, Write About Success

Ken Carroll

Success Is Your Leverage. Leverage. And that’s where the leverage comes in. And although there are differing versions of it, that drive (and your leverage) never goes away. By doing that you’re leveraging the most powerful driver in human nature: The survival instinct.

2015 136

Improving Things for Knowledge and Information Workers

Michael Sampson - Currents

They are paid to use their brains – leveraging a domain of knowledge, ways of thinking, ways of approaching a problem, ways of creating solutions to problems, and so on. Knowledge and information workers don’t produce physical product.

2018 116

6 New Jobs & new site design

Community Guy

NEW - Client Services Manager - Leverage Software , San Francisco, CA. Have you checked out the new Community Guy Job Board website? link]. NEW - Online Community Lead , Denver, CO. NEW - Blellow Community Manager , San Antonio & telecommute. NEW - Come build the best Recycling/Reuse Community , Seattle, WA. NEW - The Blog Council Executive Director , Chicago, IL. NEW - Social Network Community Manager , Annapolis, MD.

MicroGuilds Musings on Scrum and Team Integration

Evolving Web

Agile seeks to leverage the individual value and the collective value-add. Scrum and Agile are wonderful team organizational systems. It’s been easy to see the benefits, but over time, we’ve started to see some issues appear. Since the benefits are measurable and the battle to get Agile accepted has been hard-fought, those that have suggested there may be improvements to the system have been treated with suspicion. No one wants to go back to the mistakes of the past.

Blog>> IKO Conference Materials Online and Reflections on Conference Design

Green Chameleon

There is nothing like leveraging the power of the participant knowledge and question-base to release knowledge sharing and show the power of KM. We have started posting the materials from the “Innovations in Knowledge Organisation” conference we organised last week. All the slides and notes are already posted , and we are now working our way through the videos. The video tutorials are posted already, the case studies will follow and then the keynotes.

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Get Regular Inspiration For Your Content Creation

Ken Carroll

Help you create “content leverage” and influence. I’ve been creating content in 1988 – training material, initially, and then lots of marketing and other types of content. Since then I''ve worked in radio, TV, podcasting, and done an endless amount of writing.

2015 116

New Industry Report: The New Rules of the Collaborative Economy

Online Community Strategy

The role of brand in the collaborative economy presents an opportunity for large brands to take advantage by marketing on trust or partnering with sharing services to leverage their brand. Jeremiah Owyang of Crowd Companies and Vision Critical have released a follow up report to their 2014 Sharing is the new Buying.

2015 35

How To Get The Content Advantage

Ken Carroll

Leverage For Your Business. Content is where the leverage for your business lies. What is the content advantage? Well, it’s about using content to power up your business. Because content is the new advertising, the new PR, the new market research, the new messaging and communications.

2015 127

From numbers to Narrative

Governance in a Networked World

John's theme was around the value of narrative in leveraging intangible value. I attended a talk at the NSW KM forum last night by my research colleague from Sydney Uni, John Dumay on valuing intangibles. John talked about the 'accountingisation' of intangibles i.e.trying to turn everyting into numbers. Perhaps there is a complementary theme here.

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Knowmads: the battle of generations

Joitske Hulsebosch

It's good to work together between generations to leverage the advantages and be aware of possible frictions. Generational differences in the workplace is a kind of debate.

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My App Gap Posts for May 2012

Portals and KM

Understanding and Leveraging Social Capital. The AppGap posts began toward the end of January 2008.    Here, I am primarily doing product commentaries with a few other things thrown in. Below are the ones for May. There will be more in June. Convo Moves to the Web and Enhances Features. TIBCO Enhances tibbr with GEO and Other New Capabilities. State of CRM Customer Data Integration in 2012. Adobe Provides a New Set of Digital Marketing Capabilities.

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Weekend Reading 02.12

Michael Sampson - Currents

“ …When a user opts-in to the integration, the organization cannot leverage the data, only the user can. There are many people doing interesting work around the world. Here’s a selection of the interesting ideas I have come across this week.

2017 116

How Leadership Is Critical In Content Marketing

Ken Carroll

Are you leveraging the leadership skills to build your audience. Leadership is critical in content marketing. Because there simply is no content marketing without the leadership to drive it.

2017 116

Thinking Networks for better innovation - Clattering Thoughts

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

If many organizations fail to innovate, the main reason would be either their inability to leverage their internal and external networks in a way that recognizes opportunities or their incapacity to tap into the hidden business value of collaboration in order to recombine expertise and ideas.