Seamless Teamwork in 60 Minutes, with Michael Sampson

Michael Sampson - Currents

I'm presenting at the January 27 Christchurch SharePoint User Group meeting on Seamless Teamwork. " Microsoft Press has just published my book, "Seamless Teamwork: Using Microsoft SharePoint Technologies to Collaborate, Innovate, and Drive Business in New Ways". Seamless Teamwork is aimed at people in business teams who are using SharePoint. Join me on Tuesday January 27 at the Christchurch SharePoint User Group meeting for a whistle-stop tour of Seamless Teamwork.

Seamless Teamwork for the SharePoint User Group (May 2009, Wellington)

Michael Sampson - Currents

I'm presenting on Seamless Teamwork at the May 28, 2009 SharePoint User Group Meeting in Wellington. " Microsoft Press has just published my book, "Seamless Teamwork: Using Microsoft SharePoint Technologies to Collaborate, Innovate, and Drive Business in New Ways". Seamless Teamwork is aimed at people in business teams who are using SharePoint. Join me on Thursday May 28 at the Wellington SharePoint User Group meeting for a whistle-stop tour of Seamless Teamwork.

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Microsoft’s Intelligent Communications Strategy

Michael Sampson - Currents

Microsoft took the fairly bold move, in my opinion, of using real-time transcription capabilities during Ignite 2017 presentations, so the words spoken by the presenters were shown using closed captioning within seconds of being stated.

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What Leads to Effective Virtual Teamwork?

Leading Virtually

Briggs on ‘ Principles for Effective Virtual Teamwork.’ I present these principles and also provide links to our past posts that may help our readers put those principles to practice. The April 2009 issue of the Communications of the ACM, a highly respected journal, published an article by Jay F. Nunanamker, Bruce A. Reining, and Robert O. ’ The authors derived these principles from their decade long experience of working with hundreds of virtual teams.

How Important Is It To Manage Temporal Diversity in Virtual Teams?

Leading Virtually

Time perspective reflects the importance given by an individual to past, present, and future time frames. During the last weekend, I had a chance to observe a couple of workers who were installing new backsplash in my kitchen. One of them was setting the tiles as quickly as he could.

Bioteams: Learning from Nature to improve Project Management

The Bumble Bee

When studying this topic, new ideas and solutions are introduced and explained, applied to one of the main projects management areas, which is the human resources management, with a structure, teamwork and leadership scheme that may represent the success factor in a given project.

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Intranets 2011 - I'm Keynoting, and Running a Workshop

Michael Sampson - Currents

Little did I know in mid-December that I would be invited to present a keynote and workshop at the upcoming Intranets 2011 conference in Sydney, in May 2011. He is the author of Seamless Teamwork (published by Microsoft Press), SharePoint Roadmap for Collaboration and User Adoption Strategies.

Enterprise 2.0 Summit: Learning from Alcatel-Lucent, IBM, Yves Caseau, BASF & More "How People Matter"

21st Century Organization

See the presentation on Slideshare and especially slide 6 "Interactions with Users and Communities". Surrounded by really smart, disciplined business thinkers, Enterprise 2.0 Summit Paris February 7-8 2012 was the place to be. .

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SharePoint Master Tour in Chicago: March 25

Michael Sampson - Currents

As part of his North American tour, noted SharePoint author Michael Sampson shares his best practices and demonstrates how to inspire great teamwork using Microsoft SharePoint technologies. The presentation on March 25th will be held at Microsoft’s beautiful new AON Center facility across from Millennium Park in the heart of Downtown Chicago. ". Tags: Michael's Conference Presentations - Upcoming

Chicago Masterclass on SharePoint for Collaboration

Michael Sampson - Currents

As part of his whistle-stop tour of the US and Europe, Michael Sampson, author of "Seamless Teamwork: Using Microsoft SharePoint Technologies to Collaborate, Innovate, and Drive Business in New Ways", will be in Chicago on March 25th, 2009, at the exclusive invitation of Concurrency, Inc. , Tags: Michael's Conference Presentations - Upcoming Chicago here I come. I will be running a full-day master class on SharePoint in Chicago on March 25. "

4-word-build

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

The exercise can also provide an insight into the ways in which decisions are made within any given team or group, and as such is an excellent teamwork exercise. This could be: * An idea you are providing some training in - for example I have used it for the words Mediation, Conflict, Teamwork, Communication etc. * It is a very useful Teamwork exercise when used in this way and if this is the intended focus then the original word is of lesser importance.

On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Wherever teamwork across positions is desirable, natural connectors who instinctively reach across divides to form relationships get the plum jobs, on small sports teams as well as in large companies.

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How Important is it to Manage Temporal Diversity in Teams?

Leading Virtually

Time perspective reflects the importance given by an individual to past, present, and future time frames. Challenges Collaboration Culture Leadership Research Teamwork after action review conflict culture India leadership team compact tools for virtual teams virtual team virtual teams

Understanding the Benefits and Uses of Virtual Worlds

Leading Virtually

We are here to present our paper that I discussed in last week’s post and also to hear the exciting work that others are pursuing in and around virtual worlds. One presentation by Tony O’Driscoll of Duke University echoed some of the ideas we discussed in an early post, Time to Think Differently About Virtual Worlds. The project forces students to learn about teamwork, strategy, marketing, decision making and other important aspects of running an organization.

The Implications of Cloud Computing for Work Teams and Leaders

Leading Virtually

MagCloud , a service from HP, offers all the computing necessary for magazine production as a utility available on the web (see a multimedia presentation from NY Times about this). Tags: Teamwork Telecommuting Leadership Collaboration Collaboration technology Challenges cloud computing communication distruptive technology leading virtually remote work virtual team virtual teams It’s both good and bad that I can’t take my work home.

Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 2011

Nancy White

You can use visual thinking to improve teamwork, communications, meetings, build engagement and to plan work. I blog at [link] , teach, present and write on online facilitation and interaction, social architecture, social media and visual practices.

ONLINE BUSINESS TOOLBOX: 230+ Tools for Running a Business Online

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Honeypitch - A proposal automation solution that combines CRM and business productivity tools to allow you to quickly combine a presentation, proposal, estimate and contract that can be negotiated online. PreZentit - Create presentations online and then share and show them.

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Graphic Facilitation Workshop July 13-15, 2011

Michelle Laurie

You can use visual thinking to improve teamwork, communications, meetings, build engagement and to plan work. I blog at [link] , teach, present and write on online facilitation and interaction, social architecture, social media and visual practices.

Slides from SharePoint Master Class in Europe

Michael Sampson - Currents

In late March and early April 2009, I presented a full-day Master Class on SharePoint in Europe -- London one day, and Copenhagen the next. Seamless Teamwork Approach to Adoption. You can purchase a copy of the slide deck for use at your firm. The deck is 307 pages long, and covers: - Overview of day. Frameworks for Improvement. Evaluating SharePoint for Collaboration. Adoption Strategies for SharePoint. Extending SharePoint with Third-Party Tools. Governance.

Reflections on the SharePoint Masterclass in Singapore

Michael Sampson - Currents

I've been in Singapore this week, mainly to present my Masterclass in SharePoint Collaboration and Governance by invitation of PebbleRoad and To The Point. Based on feedback over lunch, I added the Seamless Teamwork session during the afternoon, and before lunch added a session on third-party products. Only a few people asked me to sign their books (each participant got both SharePoint Roadmap and Seamless Teamwork).

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

Influence

Read More » Online Approaches for Inviting and Collecting Public Input Joe Pringle in Influence 4 Jun 2010 I was invited to present last week at the University of Marylands Human Computer Interaction Labs workshop on Government and Social Media.

IntraTeam Event 2010, Day 2: Sessions Before Lunch

Michael Sampson - Currents

As a scenarios-guy (see Seamless Teamwork ) it was great to see this work as a way of communicating possibilities. Pia Niemi from Wartsila presented a case study on "Redesigning and Spring Cleaning Your Intranet for Increased Success". Day 2 of IntraTeam Event 2010 is here. There's a great line-up of speakers today (hey, I'm on today!), but it's a sad day too. the conference finishes at 4pm, and it will be time to leave Denmark at 8pm.

Feedback on SharePoint Roadmap: Lynn Warneke

Michael Sampson - Currents

Michael's previous hands-on volume, Seamless Teamwork: Using Microsoft SharePoint Technologies to Collaborate, Innovate and Drive Business in New Ways, described how to leverage the technology by exploring the 'real world' scenario of a new cross-company strategy initiative, 'Project Delta.'

Notes on ID225 Setting Up Communities to Solve Your Biggest Challenges

Michael Sampson - Currents

Suzanne Livingston and Michael Wanderski are presenting on communities in Connections. It's also an approach I initially wrote about in Seamless Teamwork). - My notes from the session: - Will be talking about a variety of use cases for communities (note that these are similar to what I talk about in the collaboration scenarios in Collaboration Roadmap.

On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - HarvardBusiness.org

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Wherever teamwork across positions is desirable, natural connectors who instinctively reach across divides to form relationships get the plum jobs, on small sports teams as well as in large companies.

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The Essence of Collaboration Is Selfishness - Gartner Blog Network

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Essence of Collaboration Is Selfishness | Teamwork | Scoop.it. I will be presenting about this at our symposium in Orlando in October and I am writing research as we speak about the necessary changes in social media strategies and the nature of the future government workplace. Why Gartner. Analysts. Research. Events. Consulting. About. Sign In. Register. Andrea DiMaio. A member of the Gartner Blog Network. Select a Gartner Site. Gartner.com. Gartner Japan.

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The Second Leg Of The Social Business Stool - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Community

How did he view leadership, teamwork, and collaboration? This paper presents the foundational components of Social CRM and lays the groundwork required for your company to build and maintain long and valuable customer relationships. Login | Register | Membership Benefits. COMMENTARY. WHITEPAPERS. SLIDESHOWS. VIDEOS. EVENTS. ABOUT. BRAINYARD COMMENTARY. ABOUT THE AUTHOR. Rachel Happe.

He Works Out All Things

Michael Sampson - Currents

Today marks the beginning of inhouse editions of the Seamless Teamwork Seminar, a 3 hour presentation of the main ideas of my book Seamless Teamwork. Written early Monday morning. I have four to deliver today and tomorrow -- two in Melbourne (Australia), and two in Sydney (Australia). Two are for a large corporate, two are with the local chapters of the Intranet Leadership Forum , run by Step Two Designs. It's going to be a full-on couple of days!

Yes! No! Maybe!

Viv Mcwaters

Or the story Malcolm Gladwell tells in his book Outliers about Korean air crashes, which on investigation had little to do with knowledge or flying skill, and a lot to do with teamwork and communication, particularly ‘mitigated speech’ “We mitigate when we’re being polite, or when we’re ashamed or embarrassed, or when we’re being deferential to authority,&# writes Gladwell (pp 194). In some cultures, yes means yes, and no means no.

Recommended Resource: Global Intranet Trends for 2011

Michael Sampson - Currents

Collaboration and teamwork were a key driver (page 29). For those of you in Australia and New Zealand, don't forget that Jane McConnell will be presenting a keynote and workshop at Intranets 2011 in Sydney, in May.

IntraTeam Event 2010: Pre-Conference Workshops (March 2)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Martin White of Intranet Focus presented on the topic of "Collaboration and Teamwork"; it was great for me to listen to someone else broach the topic. March 2 was pre-conference day at IntraTeam Event 2010 , in Copenhagen. The day started with sunshine, but by mid-morning, it was snowing outside. There wasn't enough to settle on the ground, however, so perhaps spring is finally coming. I ran one of the workshops in the morning, running from 9.40am to 1pm.

How long does it take? - #NACD

Endless Knots

The next morning, CA 's (formerly Computer Associates) board chair, Bill McCracken , and its EVP and Chief Administrative Officer, Jim Bryant , presented the complicated story of CA’s return from an accounting scandal so serious that it sent its former CEO to jail. CA has roundtables at all levels every year , where the “#1 subject is cross-boundary, cross-functional teamwork,” Bryant said. “We’re

Computer Lab: How to Blog for Business

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

We use Wordpress plugins and themes and create blog posts and pages by both teamwork and individual use of internet enabled PCs. 98% rated the presenter’s delivery of the workshop as good to excellent.

Melb Syd: social media marketing workshop

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

We use case studies and work through a real world social media marketing campaigns by both teamwork and individual use of internet enabled PCs. 98% rated the presenter’s delivery of the workshop as good to excellent. Workshop Description.

News Updates (February 11, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Chambers talks about the gradual huge transition in the management of the company - the shift from Command and control management to collaboration and teamwork. Todd argues that the prolific use of Twitter during presentations is rude. Mobile Working. The Bottom Line on BBC last week talked about mobile working. "

News Updates (July 29, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

This is a common challenge and choosing the wrong tools (or too many tools) is a common pitfall of virtual teamwork. These tools were developed to solve a different problem: Web presentation and desktop sharing. Government 2.0. Embracing Web 2.0

Week Two of Michael's World Tour 2009

Michael Sampson - Currents

We closed the day with some verbal feedback, and a couple of items really stood out to me: Nick said "It was very refreshing to get a non-Microsoft perspective on SharePoint", and Stuart commented on the Seamless Teamwork presentation, and noted that I could have spent more time talking about the approach. and after they did introductions in non-English, I spoke for about an hour on "The Ethos of Seamless Teamwork", and then we had a one-hour discussion.

Mark Roseman's Blog: Collaboration - Getting to "We"

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

» April 11, 2008 Collaboration - Getting to "We" For anyone interested in teamwork, collaboration, collaboration technology, or the various web 2.0 The best part of the article runs through how a well-done facilitated problem solving workshop would be structured (many approaches, but most follow along the lines presented). Mark Rosemans Blog Personally Pretentious Prattle. « Ahhh, spring cleaning. Main | The odd idea of businesses making money.

Missing links

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Subscribe (Full Service) Register (Limited Service, Free ) Login Search: The ACM Digital Library The Guide Feedback Missing links : building critical social ties for global collaborative teamwork Full text Digital Edition , Html (25 KB), Pdf (2.92 INFORMATION INTERFACES AND PRESENTATION (I.7)

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

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