A Practical Guide to Implementing Web 2.0 (aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization

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aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization. Many organizations and software developers are trying to cobble these on to the three lemons above to try to make these lemons less useless. How do you decide which ones are best for your organization?

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How to Save the World

A Scenario Majorinformation flows in organizations, c. 1975 O neof the most important things Ive learned in the last few years isthat, except for senior management, no one in most organizations reallyunderstands what the business of the organizations is all about -- howdecisions are made, what information is used and how, etc. Fewof them really knew how decisions were made and resources allocated intheir organizations.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization BLOG A Practical Guide toImplementing Web 2.0 (aka Some organizations were persuaded that, because the number of uniquevisitors to their site was substantial and growing, their site must beuseful.

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Rebooting the conference

e-Moderation Station

a live videoconferencing event co-ordinated by the IATEFL Learning Technologies Special Interest Group, with contributors from 5 different countries, beamed into the unconference venue. Many of the blog posts have resources, PowerPoints, and posters produced by participants.

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News Updates (October 16, 2009)

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One, Tandberg is in the videoconferencing space, which is hot these days. On the other hand, $3 billion on the table represents a large premium not only to Tandberg's market value before the offer, but to the entire videoconferencing market. Tandberg Says No to Cisco.

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More on replacing business travel from Jessica Lipnack | Full Circle Associates

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Our old motto, “90% people, 10% technology,&# is being drowned out by the reflexive action whereby companies/organizations throw technology into the hands that once held airline tickets.

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News Updates (February 10, 2010)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Eg, " (1) Project runs in parallel in multiple divisions or even external contractor organizations. Each division is responsible for the different parts of the project; (2) Parts of the complex project use different resources and budget; and (3) Specific sets of project related activities run concurrently and are handled mostly independently from each other. Day CQ 5.3. Day Software released version 5.3

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Telligent Releases an Integrated Suite of Collaboration Tools with High Powered Metrics | The AppGap

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Rob Howard said, “Telligent’s strategy is to provide a platform where social computing, enterprise technology and traditional communication come together to break down information silos and enhance measurability both inside and outside the organization.”

Communication, communities and collaboration

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NewsGator Offers Social Sites ™: A Comprehensive Enterprise Social Networking Suite | The AppGap

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The focus of Bills reviews: web-based business software that enables companies and individuals to better organize, track, and share information, as well as better manage projects, processes and workflows.

Being social at work: which communications model to adopt for the enterprise? | The AppGap

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Introducing Social Networking Tools and Social Networking Analysis to Business: What To Do

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Using blogs accessible only within organizations was consideredby some to be self-defeating. Most organizations assumed their peoplejust didnt have time to keep or read blogs. In some organizations,social bookmarkers are used by librarians to create linked lists onsubjects of interest to professionals. Mindmaps: Used by quite a few organizations, but not really as a social networking tool. For getting resources forKM, they therefore have substantial PR value.

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Knowledge in the Workplace: Have It Your Way

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June 27, 2007 Knowledge in the Workplace: Have It Your Way I m trying to understand why social networking applications(and to some extent online research) are still not getting muchmainstream traction in organizations. Meanwhile,researchers and buyers of external databases continue to lament the underutilization of their skills and resources. This table also explains why people are deluged with too many e-mails,phone calls, teleconferences and meetings in most organizations.

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The AppGap " " Reflections on the Nature of Collaboration: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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They will need to focus on helping organizations to identify who are more naturally inclined to collaborate and who need to collaborate for their jobs. In addition to helping organizations identify natural collaborators and those who need to collaborate, Enterprise 2.0

The AppGap » » Web 2.0 in the Enterprise. From Dilbert to Dude: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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Resource 3 Comments » Jenny Ambrozek wrote @ June 23rd, 2008 at 7:34 am Your round up appreciated. Find out more and register now New free web app from Intuit to help you get more done Do you need help in getting organized?

The AppGap " " Collaboration — What's in it for me?!: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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The AppGap " AppGap Tip: Helping your team adjust to online collaboration : News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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Offer your team some training resources that show them how to use their new tools. Find out more and register now New free web app from Intuit to help you get more done Do you need help in getting organized?

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization BLOG A Practical Guide toImplementing Web 2.0 (aka Some organizations were persuaded that, because the number of uniquevisitors to their site was substantial and growing, their site must beuseful.

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The AppGap » Connectbeam Offers New Social Networking Application Integration Possibilities : News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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The AppGap » It Takes A Long Time For Change To Happen Quickly …: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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The reality is that organizations are still discovering how best to play in the social space. Find out more and register now New free web app from Intuit to help you get more done Do you need help in getting organized?

The AppGap » » Socialcast Brings Twitter Style Functionality into the Enterprise: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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While Twitter also can be used with an organization, it is not really an enterprise 2.0 It is set up to be used on the broader web and does not have features that appeal to CIOs and make it effective within an organization. The service is scalable for organizations of any size.

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The AppGap " White-collar workers collaborate more than ever: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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The AppGap» YoolinkPro Provides a Useful Combination of Social Media Features Designed for Enterprise Adoption - Web apps for work; reviews + commentary; Work 2.0, Web 2.0, Enterprise 2.0

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The focus of Bills reviews: web-based business software that enables companies and individuals to better organize, track, and share information, as well as better manage projects, processes and workflows.

The AppGap » Connecting … Virtual Teams: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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The AppGap " " Perspective on Designing and Managing Knowledge Work. Inside Knowledge MasterClass, Part I: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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And it has been adopted at the mercy of the particular philosophy of a set of organizational leaders, organizational politics, the prioritization amongst a range of competing objectives and the sustainable access to and availability of resources.

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The AppGap " " Dotster Provides On-line User Communities for Business: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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The AppGap " " illumio Transforms Its Interface to Better Match Functionality: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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The AppGap " GroupSwim Moves Deeper into Enterprise Collaboration: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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SelectMinds Provides Secure Social Networking Platform for Enterprise Use | The AppGap

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Grant Thornton is one of the Global 6 accounting organizations with operations in 100 countries. Appopedia organizes the reviews into a useful directory that breaks down tools by category and function, e.g., online crm, project management, human resources, security, etc.

All work is social. Work is conversation. | The AppGap

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The AppGap » » SuccessFactors: Bringing Web 2.0 to Talent Management: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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The company now serves organizations from less than 10 to over 100,000 employees. Darren Neimke wrote @ February 22nd, 2008 at 1:40 pm Your review feels a little bit lopsided but maybe you are looking at it through the viewpoint of very large organizations.

The AppGap » » Facebook webinar slide deck and questions (and hopefully answers): News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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I collaborate, e-collaborate, we collaborate - Untitled Article

I collaborate, e-collaborate, we collaborate

So a big thank you to the organizers of the f2f event and to the initiators of the ecollaboration Dgroup! Electronic Conferencing Interwise This is a videoconferencing software package. However the functionalities in Dgroups (calendar, resources section, web interface and email) go a long way to facilitate all kinds of online collaboration efforts.

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Tomoye: Bringing Web 2.0 to Communities of Practice

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What's Next After Knowledge Management? A Scenario

How to Save the World

Major information flows in organizations, c. O ne of the most important things I've learned in the last few years is that, except for senior management, no one in most organizations really understands what the business of the organizations is all about -- how decisions are made, what information is used and how, etc. No one wants to tell the boss what's wrong with the organization -- it's a career-limiting move. BLOG What's Next After Knowledge Management? A Scenario.

The Changing Enterprise

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Organizations are becoming more porous than we could have ever imagined. As a result, collaboration tools within organizations are often about connecting employees with customers and not just to other employees. have come from the Internet and are seeping into organizations.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

There is some strong evidence that the education system destroys ourcreativity, and our natural propensity and ability to collaborate,self-organize and self-manage. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works. October 7, 2007 Sunday Open Thread -- October 7, 2007 Me in Second Life.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

Make saving documents on, andsending documents to, the organizations websites the default,automatic, so that you have to do somethingextra in order not to share. Id always expected that the younger and more tech-savvy people inany organization would be able to show (not tell) the older and more tech-wary people how to use new tools easily andeffectively. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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Community of practice - EduTech Wiki

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They have a social organization that includes formal or informal hierarchies, some idea of social service (members helping each other), and a willingness learn from each other and to share that knowledge. Not a team, not a task force, not necessarily an authorized or identified group, they, nonetheless, exist in some form in every organization. Build on the core values of the organization.

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How to Save the World

conversation) Buteven most conversations are only valued by their participants, and onlyuntil a few days after the conversation has passed (by which time ithas either been internalized or forgotten) What is valued isinformation to which value (meaning, suggested action) has been addedthrough visualization, synthesis and analysis I dont thinkany of these discoveries should come as a surprise to anyone, yet weblithely continue to behave, in most organizations, as if they were notso.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

conversation) Buteven most conversations are only valued by their participants, and onlyuntil a few days after the conversation has passed (by which time ithas either been internalized or forgotten) What is valued isinformation to which value (meaning, suggested action) has been addedthrough visualization, synthesis and analysis I dont thinkany of these discoveries should come as a surprise to anyone, yet weblithely continue to behave, in most organizations, as if they were notso.

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How to Save the World

Or the Hermit, the one who keeps bringing everythingback to reflection, self-organization, self-sufficiency, adaptation,when the group is clamouring for the politicians or management to fixthe problem, or calling for a committee, or a revolution? Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. In search of a better way to live and make a living, and a better understanding of how the world really works.

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How to Save the World - Virtual Collaboration: If You Can't Work Side-by-Side

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In large organizations these conversations are usuallypeer-to-peer (where trust is stronger than up or down the hierarchy),and as size increases further they tend to be more and moreintermediated (one middle-manager recently told me that 70% of hise-mail and 50% of his telephone calls are of the "Who should I talk toabout X?" Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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