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Group Process Design Principles in Times of Turbulance

Full Circle Associates

The processes devolve power and responsibility to, as LS says, “unleash and include” everyone. Ready for a thinking ramble? Quickly.

2017 25

Newsgator Integrates Social Software into Core Work Process

Portals and KM

Now it is moving beyond SharePoint to reach other work processes. The real benefits come when it impacts work processes.  

Aligning Collaboration with Business Processes

Portals and KM

The only really successful KM efforts that I saw were ones that were aligned with business processes such as product development or customer service.

2011 52

Collaboration over Process

Evolving Web

Now, however, I would replace this with "Collaboration over process." For me, finding its shortcomings was a painful and lengthy process.

2011 33

3 Ways to Supercharge Your Onboarding Process

Partnering Resources

3 Ways to Supercharge Your Onboarding Process. If your company is like most, your onboarding process is a big part of the problem. Instead, design a process that sends powerful messages about the company and employees’ roles in it. Here are three ways to supercharge your onboarding process. Their fault? Think again.

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Mapping Systemic Change Processes

Networking Action

Drawing from these experiences, he has developed a system dynamics map that describes generic systemic change processes … Blog Change Joe Hsueh is a GOLDEN Ecosystems Labs Steward along with me, who works on large system change issues by applying system dynamics modeling.

2014 13

Reinventing IT to Support Digitization of Business Processes - McKinsey

Portals and KM

Here is another McKinsey report that complements the one I discussed on Monday,   Accelerating the digitization of business processes.

2014 28

Using Machine Learning to Help Process Email – Microsoft Adds Clutter to Declutter the Inbox

Michael Sampson - Currents

– each user needs to activate Clutter processing in the Outlook Web App. A few reflections about the idea: 1. The proof is in the pudding.

2014 61

Fair Process and Social Computing

Governance in a Networked World

The main message was that if people agreed that a process was 'fair' then they are more likely to accept outcomes that they not agree or like.

What Social Media and Enterprise 2.0 Can Bring to HR Processes

Portals and KM

with an emphasis on HR process because of the audience.  A key is the alignment of these new tools with business process and tasks.   I find these tools work best when aligned with business process and are not simply introduced as capabilities such as phones or email. software firm, Bitrix. We have come a long way.

2011 63

OutStart’s Participate Enables the Social Side of Enterprise Work Processes

Portals and KM

I recently spoke with Mike Gregory about Participate, OutStart's Social Business Software. It also reduces email traffic. It goes one step further.

The Meeting Map: Making Both Process and Content Explicit

How to Save the World

Incorporate the patterns of exemplary group process from Group Works into the display. ” or a yellow “?” Working Smarter

2015 18

Understanding where you are, not where you think you are: some tips and a process

Chris Corrigan

These helped me to reflect on a conversation I had with a client yesterday, where we designed a process for dealing with this. Why is it there?

2015 27

Accelerating the Business Digitization Processes - McKinsey

Portals and KM

McKinsey recently issued a useful report - Accelerating the digitization of business processes. McKinsey offers some advice that I agree with.

Re-Imagining the Grants Management Process via the Digital Transformation Office

Michael Sampson - Currents

The establishment of the DTO is forecast to cost $95.4 million over four years from 2015-16. The two steps beyond would be truly transformational.

2015 31

Enterprise 2.0 Conference: Call For Papers Community, Voting Process

Collaborative Thinking

If you find them valuable, I hope you take the time to participate in the community process and vote for these proposals. The session will connect the process, cultural, and tooling aspects of profiles, social graphs, etc. For the upcoming Enterprise 2.0 Sandra is coordinating the submissions. I have elaborated on my sessions below.

The Power of Action Learning: A Process for Building a Collaborative Culture

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

One of the most powerful tools for moving an organization’s culture toward collaboration and knowledge sharing is a process called Action Learning.

2012 31

Double profits from revenue processes with Process Physics

The Bumble Bee

Why have I developed a new discipline called Process Physics ? Same answer - because that's where the money is (in a process).

Lessons Learned - a Collaborative Process with "Collaboration Success" Indicators

Michael Sampson - Currents

A Lessons Learned process is, or is ideally, a collaborative process - in an environment of shared practice, with trust among the members of the group, explore the "lessons" the group can take from its past practice, so as to apply those learns both to its own future practice, and the future practices of the organization. My Comments.

Love and power, holons and process

Chris Corrigan

Much of the process evident at the three Occupy camps I have been to has been about inclusion and joining. Power/love moves in process design.

The Top 10 Most Common Mistakes in Consensus Process, and How to Avoid Them

How to Save the World

consensus process flowchart. Rushing the Process. (a guest post by Tree Bressen). Inappropriate Blocks. Enabling Bad Behavior. Delegate!

2011 26

Process Aligned Knowledge Management and Other Trends

Portals and KM

Here is an article in KM World, The knowledge movement: trends and opportunities, that begins with tag line, “The true success of KM is when it disappears, meaning that KM processes are embedded in workflow.”  I have never seen a successful knowledge management effort that was not process aligned.  It is a useful article.

People, Process, Product: How Marcus Lemonis’ Three P’s Apply to Online Community

Managing Communities

Please Update Your RSS Feed Subscription This feed has moved to: [link] I apologize for the trouble. For more details, please read my post on the matter. Thank you. Developing Your Community Interacting with Members Managing Staff Managing the Community

2015 11

Expertise Location: Don't Forget Process & Cultural Factors

Collaborative Thinking

capture, discovery, brokering, connection, privacy) can be compelling when it comes to improving process performance as well as employee productivity. The post below on expertise location is an update from an earlier Collaborative Thinking post " Expertise Location: Not Just A Tooling Issue " published on January 28, 2010.

Focus on the Process - The "Why" Not the "What" for Social Software

Michael Sampson - Currents

Jordan at Traction Software reviews the recent Deloitte study and my User Adoption book , and comments: " When you focus on the "why," people stop looking at the platform as a "blog" or "social" system but rather as a work-process system. The patterns that take over become hardened and information infrastructure starts to take root.

“How New Tools and Processes Can Help People and Their Organizations Succeed”

Michael Sampson - Currents

Alan Lepofsky, VP and Principal Analyst at Constellation Research, shares his wish list for 2014 : I would like to see less discussion/marketing about the technology itself and more focus on how new tools and processes can help people and their organizations succeed. Companies should not be focusing on social, mobile, cloud and big data.

2014 14

Three ‘new’ group processes

Viv Mcwaters

There’s probably no such this as a new process – variations on a theme maybe. Wave Analysis Evaluation. Good idea. Values Activity.

Facilitate! Don’t be a Clever-Bully

Net-Map Toolbox

Clever-Bully (picture by Diamond Select Toys). I’ve been teaching Net-Map a lot, lately. to teach, is to facilitate a Net-Map session well.

2013 50

A very wicked new tool for process designers

Chris Corrigan

The deck is designed to support your process as a group convenor, planner, facilitator, or participant. Image by Susan Stewart. Each 3.5? x 5.5?

Feds Moving Toward More Agile IT Development Process


government is pushing for a more modular process for IT development. VanRoekel’s report, “Contracting Guidance to Support Modular Development,” recommends the use of a more “Agile” development process. government is pushing for a more modular process for IT development. The U.S. The U.S. read more.

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Feds Moving Toward More Agile IT Development Process


government is pushing for a more modular process for IT development. Related post: 10 Things to Know About New Federal Digital Government Strategy. The U.S. Instead of large, multi-year IT projects, the U.S. CIO, Steven VanRoekel, is advocating for projects that can be completed in three to six months (or multiple projects of that duration).

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Integrated scaffolding process model

Taming the spaces

We have worked with Tobias Ley, Sebastian Dennerlein and Merja Bauters to capture from different Layers designs the actions that fit to the universal process model. Learning (cognitive) perspective Collective knowledge perspective Scaffolding perspective. learning layers

Visualizing workflows and business processes


allows one to analyze business processes using event logs. is the Dutch Research School for Information and Knowledge Systems. 

Beating Ourselves Up

Hildy Gottlieb

Please invite others along on this exploration of the creative process. Creative Process Sabbatical Writing ” Breathe. Meditate.

2014 27

Blog>> People Process Technology

Green Chameleon

Technology people do need to be reminded (forcefully and painfully sometimes) that process and people (and content) matter.

Green Chameleon » People Process Technology

Green Chameleon

Technology people do need to be reminded (forcefully and painfully sometimes) that process and people (and content) matter. All rights reserved.

Minimum viable process-practice-platform-product

Learning Alliances

Sean Murphy and I are continuing to explore the process whereby entrepreneurs and innovators figure out what the minimum viable P (process or practice or platform or product) could be. The idea is that the viable P enables further development and learning. So that first step is really important. John Smith [link]. Sean Murphy [link].

Strategy Tree- in process [Flickr]

Nancy White

Choconancy1 posted a photo: Tags: unu ngf graphicfacilitation

Finding Process Ideas From Our Networks

Nancy White

This linked set of tweets tells the story about why we don’t have to k now all the different processes we can use in groups, in our work.

Organising Knowledge » Taxonomy Development Process

Green Chameleon blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Taxonomy Development Process Here’ a nice handout from Boeing Company librarians Kathryn Breininger and Mary Whittaker on their taxonomy development process. Other than that proviso, a fine piece of work. Thank you Edgar for your post!