Staying Connected Always Comes with a Price – Are You Willing to Pay for IT?

Elsua

And, of course, they offer free WiFi throughout the building! It’s the hotel where I have stayed already a few times, because of the lovely perks I just mentioned above, including that free WiFi. Yes, I guess that’s what you get for free WiFi, right?

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

Elsua

And, finally, make my way to Barcelona, where I took a couple of days off to unwind and recharge my batteries to finish off the business trip with conducting an IBM workshop for managers on Why Social Business, Why Now and How to get started. .

2012 201

Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

Read More » Local Government Web Managers Notes: Responding to Economic Uncertainty Michael Walsh in Influence 18 May 2010 In the past few months, world-wide political and economic uncertainty has shaken global confidence, which in turn has resulted in continued market instability and volatility. Chris Wolz manages this blog with the help of his colleagues at Forum One Communications, a web strategy/technology firm in the Washington DC area.

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IBM Lotusphere 2009 Highlights

Elsua

Yes, that same one David Terrar managed to put together under " Always say DAI - conference WiFi " a couple of months back and which, it seems, keeps failing more and more these days. Well, not many, I am afraid. At least, for now.

2009 130

Iniciador Las Palmas – Q&A with Rodolfo Carpintier

Elsua

We were all in a small room, rather cosy, very well prepared, but alas with no Internet access, no wifi, not even our very own 3G connections from our mobile devices; something along the lines of a locked up room with no external exposure other than the air from the outside.

2010 169

Facebook Course – Sydney – February 2017

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

It is not a beginners “how to set up a Facebook Page” course but suitable to someone who: Has been managing as a Facebook Page Admin for a while but needs more help to kick it to the next level. Internet (wifi) and a powerboard will be provided.

2017 154

In the future, now: presenting virtually

Endless Knots

To understand the scope of what Unilever is doing, read Mike Prokopeak's July, 2011 article in Talent Management, " No Office, No Problem." Ultimately, they turned wifi off during my presentation and the signal was nearly perfect.

2013 187

Teaching with mobile devices: FAQs [part 1]

e-Moderation Station

So much better to put an implementation plan in place, get your stakeholders on board (admin, school directors, other teachers, parents,…) , and have the devices support the learning aims in your classes through good task design and effective classroom management.

2014 114

Avaya one-X Mobile Client

Michael Sampson - Currents

A new SIP client for Apple iOS on iPad, iPod Touch and iPhone enabling UC and voice over wifi or cellular networks. Consolidation of mobile UC client applications, management and administration onto a single, virtualised server reduces IT support requirements and operating costs for low total cost of ownership. ". Avaya released an update to the Avaya one-X Mobile client , for links people with handheld devices and smartphones to Avaya's unified communications platform.

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Community as lens

Learning Alliances

It seems to me that good wifi connectivity enables posses and networks to form at big conferences, bringing all kinds of social and technical opportunities into focus. I noticed Shirley gave up tweeting about the plenary talk because the wifi crashed.

2008 206

SharePoint on the iPad - SouthLabs Acquired by Infragistics

Michael Sampson - Currents

SharePlus Pro builds on SharePlus Lite with added features of read and write to shared documents on SharePoint, auto-sync of offline documents when a connected environment is restored, Passcode Lock, WiFi sharing and management of local files. With more-and-more professionals carrying and actively using the Apple iPad, SouthLabs offered a good solution - called SharePlus - for gaining access to Microsoft SharePoint.

2012 127

20x2 at SXSW 2012

Portals and KM

So I sat in the hall and found wifi. I did manage to get in around 7:15 and had a good spot by the stage as you can see from the pictures below. This is my first time at SXSW and it takes a while to figure it out. I went to an interesting session my first night here.

2012 164

#Movistar Killed the Web Star

Elsua

Oh, the many joys of the Community Management Team. Over the weekend, as an example, I was eating lunch at a restaurant when a guest, an older lady, asked the owner whether he had free wifi or not and when he said he didn’t she humphed and left the place (lost another customer right there!)

2014 205

Online Community Unconference 2010 – Will I See You There?

Online Community Strategy

The Online Community Unconference is a gathering of online community practitioners – managers, developers, business people, tool providers, investors – to discuss experience and strategies in the development and growth of online communities.

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Facebook Intensive Class – Computer Class, 1 Day

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

We provide wifi – don’t forget to bring the power supply! All your questions will be answered as your facilitator has been managing Facebook Pages with 1 million plus fans for several years and growing online communities in general for 20 years.

2012 198

5 eLearning video resources to watch this summer

e-Moderation Station

But for those of you still tethered to this world via an ethernet cable or wifi, here are some videos about online learning and teaching to while away those long hot afternoons: 1 Learning to Teach Online. Summer is here. The skies are blue in Barcelona, and a lighter shade of grey in the UK.

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#Movistar – The Only Boss You Need to Pay Attention To

Elsua

We had a good laugh when, as we got started with that conversation, I mentioned to him how in my last project with my former employer at one point I had up to 11 different management lines before I could reach out to the top, that is, the CEO of the company.

2015 191

Connected Customers

TNT - The Network Thinker

The only negative aspect of the event was the conference hotel's awful WiFi service -- and their response to it. Soon "emergent clusters" of INSNA members went to the front desk as small groups and started demanding better service -- after all we were being charged for WiFi.

Designing for Mobile Collaboration

Portals and KM

I have noticed that even most small vacation inns have free wifi as a standard offering. This session discussed three components that any mobile strategy should have, which includes deciding what goes mobile, understanding how to mobilize applications and services, and designing a framework for managing mobility. Mobile collaboration is an increasingly important topic as two-thirds of the information workforce already work remotely, according to Forrester data.

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A tasty intro to digital – Tea, Toast and T’Internet

Social Reporter

Primrose Hill Neighbourhood Help manages a volunteer befriending service for isolated older women and men, and also runs information sessions at a Central & Cecil Sheltered Housing Scheme. Digital Inclusion Officer Nathaniel Spagni recently installed WIFI in the lounge.

2014 225

#Movistar – Who Owns Your Customers Problems?

Elsua

And after 69 rather long, frustrating and somewhat infuriating days of a much anticipated wait … HABEMUS INTERNET! You are reading it right. After nearly 2.5

2015 186

Listening is a Key Component of Social Media Success

Portals and KM

Joe supports this activity but wonders if in a “ era when markets and workplaces are conversations, every manager should be a chief listening officer.” Boingo supplies wifi to business travelers in many locations and Baochi Nguyen manages the Social Media Program. Senior management is actively involved and helped set the framework for her activities.

Poor Decisions are Made in the Availability Cascade

Evolving Web

or “Get me to the nearest coffee shop, but it needs wifi.” In this case, people, including myself, assumed that the management of the company was truthful.

2011 151

My Top 5 iOS Apps of the Week – Week #8

Elsua

At the moment, it’s the main app I use for all of my iPhone photos to be copied across into my MacBook Air, connecting over the same WiFi network, selecting the folder or photos I’d want to move and off it goes.

2016 130

Long day’s journey into night

Chris Corrigan

In flight wifi meant that we could check our new itineraries en route. I have managed to get through a third of Bruce Cockburn’s new memoir, several saved up Instapaper articles, some Radiolab and Tapestry podcasts and some ideas for future inquiries about things.

2014 59

News Updates (January 25, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Gartner outlined four new IT jobs to become fashionable: legal and IT hybrids, digital archivists, business information managers, and enterprise information architects. On group 3, " There will be an increasing trend to combine business and information management expertise in a single role, carried out by a single person, rather than a "business and IT partnership" with two people, two hierarchies and two sets of reporting relationships. Gartner: New IT Jobs.

2010 114

How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

Trello / Asana : For task management purposes, and where work items don’t usually take place elsewhere there are two options out there, out of perhaps far too many!, Effective Group Task Management, if you wish to call it that way.

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Gippsland, KMLF and the Warm Melbourne Mob

Nancy White

Then back in the car and into town to spend the afternoon with the Knowledge Management Rountable to talk about Digital Habitats and Technology Stewardship. (I I will get the slides up on Slideshare eventually…can’t hog all the wifi where I am at the moment!)

2009 130

Green Chameleon » No Longer a (KM4Dev) Virgin … and Catching Up with Social Media

Green Chameleon

I have had conference delegates asking me for the hashtag and sometimes even free wifi so that they can tweet.

2010 164

Top 10 tips for (Kindle) e-readers

e-Moderation Station

Use the 3G or wifi connection to catch up on your RSS feeds while lying horizontal on the sofa. You can use a free program like Calibre to manage all of your e-reader documents – see Miguel Guhlin´s blog post for more about this. Subscribe to the comments for this post?

2011 106

Lotusphere 2012 Notes: Opening Session Wednesday

Portals and KM

The Wednesday general session included: “Social Business Technology,” Keynote Speaker: Manoj Saxena, IBM General Manager, Watson Solution; and other speakers including Tim Berners-Lee, Director, World Wide Web Foundation. This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2012.

2012 169

Barriers of Social Software Adoption within the Enterprise: It Will Cost You More than You Think!

Elsua

How many times have you been at the airport, waiting for that flight, connected to the WiFi, paying €6-€10 "just to be connected"? Plus you would have to add the hundreds of euros that I have been spending to pay for WiFi at hotels, airports, Internet cafés, etc.

Costs 169

Cisco Broadens Foray Into Collaboration Market

Collaborative Thinking

Service providers will benefit from the ability to offer new business-to-business communications services, differentiated network capabilities, and expanded managed services. With Cisco Unified Communications system 8.0 , Cisco extends support for a wide range of endpoints including new video- and WiFi-enabled Cisco Unified IP Phones and additional smartphones via Cisco Unified Mobile Communicator. Highlights of Cisco's press release is below (with a link to the full release).

Market 116

Online Community Unconference East - February 10, 2010

Online Community Report

Last year's Unconference featured approximately 40 sessions on key topics including: Best Practices - Busting the myths of online community management. Lunch and snacks and WiFi will be provided.

2010 46

Interview with David Allen on Lotus Notes

Michael Sampson - Currents

13m36s What about WiFi in the air? 25m28s Databases for managing team projects? 41m48s Eric and David are presenting two sessions at Lotusphere: Managing Lists. In mid-December, I interviewed David Allen from The David Allen Company. The main focus of our conversation was his use of Lotus Notes as a tool to support his work and life.

'50 Ways to Meet Your Neighbour'

Neighbourhoods

Whereas TWC events were anti-septic, anti- sceptic , and highly-orchestrated, last night's open session - albeit inevitably dominated by the London twitterati - was fluid, confusing, creative - and consciously, almost riskily, under-managed.

UC And ROI: IBM's Truth And Fiction Example

Collaborative Thinking

Thumbs-Down: The concern I have here is that the total cost of ownership is not clearly outlined, a reasonable TCO model would establish a timeline (say 3 years) and include the total costs, including various weighting factors for planning, operational support, integration costs, help desk, change management, and so on. If instead you use Sametime to make your calls over your WiFi connection, you can avoid these international fees.

ROI 100

Connected Libraries: project summary and recommendations

SocialTech

As ICT Strategy Lead (Children's Capital) at Leicester City Council, I'm responsible for investment, management and development work relating to technology on the city-wide secondary school building programme. Picture shared under Creative Commons Licence by Skokie Public Library.

Education Technology Action Group consultation

SocialTech

In terms of country wide data collection and management, we need to learn lessons from the recent outcry surrounding the NHS England Cara.data, and parallel protests against student data mining and access in the US - particularly in terms of ensuring clarity about data use or potential data use, and engaging with communities about the collection and use of their data at all stages.

Online Educa Berlin 2010 Keynote: Building Networked Learning Environments

SocialTech

While we have cheap or free network access in the UK through local libraries, UK online Centres, schools, public wifi provision and internet cafes, personal device ownership and any time access are still salient points. I'm also wary that these kinds of services call for an articulate understanding of and response to the e-safety and identity management issues they raise – and without digital literacy on the national agenda we may miss opportunities and mismanaging risks.

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Education Technology Action Group consultation

SocialTech

In terms of country wide data collection and management, we need to learn lessons from the recent outcry surrounding the NHS England Cara.data, and parallel protests against student data mining and access in the US - particularly in terms of ensuring clarity about data use or potential data use, and engaging with communities about the collection and use of their data at all stages.

E L S U A ~ A KM Blog Thinking Outside The Inbox by Luis Suarez » Successful Social Networking for Business Collaboration by Ed Brill

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

I guess Lotusphere is far from the only conference struggling with on-site wifi…both Web 2.0

CleverWorkarounds » The facets of collaboration Part 2–Enter the matrix!

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Blog Network: Name: CleverWorkarounds Topics: SharePoint , Governance , Project Management. document management. Project Management. Business Process Management. Forefront Identity Manager. Global Managers. Human Process Management. Managed Metadata.

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