Remove may

What’s Your Purpose?

Elsua

When looking into it with a bit more detail though, one can find that perhaps, right at the heart of the matter, one of the most powerful reasons as to why that happens is because most organisations haven’t been able to answer properly the one question that matters: ‘ What’s your purpose?’.

Social Media and The Purpose to Serve

Elsua

Of course, I am talking about Servant Leadership and its inherent nature of having a purpose to serve. . They are very conscious of their purpose to serve others.

Trending Sources

Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking

Elsua

Greg mentions on that succinct tweet how he will be looking forward to potentially settle down on a single social networking site for 2012 and beyond to stay focused, which seems to be, and rightly so, the focus of attention nowadays for plenty of people, if I may add so myself.

2011 85

Deb Lavoy on Promoting the Purpose Driven Organization and Designing the Collaborative Enterprise

Portals and KM

Deb said that one way to create engagement is with a clear sense of purpose for the organization. It is a sense of purpose. Even the best people are not successful without a sense of purpose. Deb expanded on this is a recent blog post, The Pursuit of (Organizational) Purpose. The purpose acts as the primary criteria for decision-making. I have also seen the power of a shared sense of purpose.

A New MOOC for May/June – First Steps into Teaching in FE/HE

Jenny Connected

What technologies/platforms will we use/promote and how will our choices affect our and participants’ abilities to aggregate, remix, re-purpose, feed/forward? we need a definitive title for the MOOC asap; we need specific dates for the MOOC asap (we know that it will be around middle of May to middle of June, but we need to settle on some); and we need a tag for the MOOC asap.

2012 69

Links of the Month: May 6, 2012

How to Save the World

Y ou may have noticed that my ‘links of the month’ posts have become less frequent (often every second month) and less focused on the ‘politics and economics as usual’ material.

Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Purpose/Outcome What is the desired purpose and outcome for the group? What is the INTENT behind the purpose? People are busy and if they don’t see and understand the purpose and its value, they won’t participate.

Green Chameleon » Purposeful Metadata

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Purposeful Metadata I’ve blogged over at www.organisingknowledge.com (my book-blog) on the need for a sense of purpose when we design metadata. Here’s how the blog post starts: When we do taxonomy projects we almost always come to a point where we are having a conversation with our clients about metadata.

Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Purpose/Outcome What is the desired purpose and outcome for the group? What is the INTENT behind the purpose? People are busy and if they don’t see and understand the purpose and its value, they won’t participate.

Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Purpose/Outcome What is the desired purpose and outcome for the group? What is the INTENT behind the purpose? People are busy and if they don’t see and understand the purpose and its value, they won’t participate.

Online Community Purpose Checklist | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Purpose/Outcome What is the desired purpose and outcome for the group? What is the INTENT behind the purpose? People are busy and if they don’t see and understand the purpose and its value, they won’t participate.

News Updates (May 6, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Purpose in Preeminent. Billy argues the importance of a clear purpose for Enterprise 2.0 And therein is the first lesson learned: Purpose is Preeminent. Disruptive technology thwarts user adoption by changing focus and attention to the technology itself rather than on the purpose the technology is supposed to serve. SharePoint Day (Copenhagen).

Are You Using BlogLines? You May Need to Read This Post…

Elsua

Now that my blog is up and running again, after the recent debacle I have described in this other blog post , and that regular blogging, once again, has resumed, I thought it would be a good chance as well to remind folks about an important change that will be happening very soon and which may affect some of you as well: BlogLines will shut down its doors on October 1st. You may be wondering what my RSS feed reader recommendation may well be, right?

Organising Knowledge » Taxonomies Without Commensurate Knowledge = Mistakes

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Taxonomies Without Commensurate Knowledge = Mistakes Here’s a story from Annalee Newitz of the problems that can arise when a taxonomy created for one purpose and one knowledge community, is used by others for new purposes.

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. " The purpose of the book is to demonstrate how SharePoint can be used to support team collaboration, innovation and the carrying out of daily business activities. Join me on Thursday May 28 at the Wellington SharePoint User Group meeting for a whistle-stop tour of Seamless Teamwork.

Becoming a Successful Socially Integrated Enterprise – The Long Journey

Elsua

What’s your purpose? . As you can see, it all starts with asking the ‘ why? ’, that is, the purpose. and, perhaps, much more importantly, why are we still doing the things we are doing, when we all know they may well not be as effective as they once were?

2016 83

Links for the Week: May 2, 2009

How to Save the World

BLOG Links for the Week: May 3, 2009. In other words, as my book explains, produce something that people really need (even if they may not know it) that no one else comes close to providing. My book refers to the 'sweet spot' as the intersection where your Gifts, Passions and Purpose (what people really need) intersect. You cannot impose democracy on a country, especially one that is clearly not ready for it, and may never be.

Never Underestimate the Power of Education and Enablement

Elsua

Yes, I know some of you folks may be thinking that while going through that exercise you would need to build yourself up with tons of patience and perseverance as it’s going to take a good amount of time to get it done.

2016 55

Purpose of collaboration: collaboration « Bas Reus' quest on self-organization and online collaborative spaces

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Skip to content Skip to search - Accesskey = s Bas Reus' quest on self-organization and online collaborative spaces Purpose of collaboration: collaboration Posted in online collaborative spaces , self-organization by Bas Reus on September 7, 2009 Why do people collaborate? That makes collaboration an important purpose of collaboration. That said, there must be an initial purpose to start the collaborative process in the first place.

P2P 0

PhD by Publication – Selection of Papers

Jenny Connected

I blogged about this process at the time – A new mapping tool: useful for research purposes.

2017 99

The Crisis of Meaning in the Knowledge Workforce

Elsua

If you have been reading this blog for a little while now, you may remember how there have been numerous ocassions where I have discussed how I am one of those folks who doesn’t really buy into both the whole generations or digital divide arguments.

2011 141

Green Chameleon » Knoco on KM Metrics

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Knoco on KM Metrics The latest issue of Knoco’s newsletter has a very good, practical feature on the different kinds and purposes of KM Metrics.

Enabling Early Adopters to Lead Your Change Initiatives

Elsua

But before we go into that with a bit more detail, you may consider yourself lucky working on such Social Business transformation programme right from the start within your company. But it all starts with giving them a purpose.

2016 51

Blog>> Practitioner Guidelines for Knowledge Audits

Green Chameleon

These guidelines were compiled by the participants in the Kuala Lumpur Knowledge Management Roundtable, May 3 2017, hosted by Securities Commission Malaysia. If it is a discovery audit, let them know that the activities may change based on issues discovered as the audit progresses. Communicate to all stakeholders and participants what the audit’s purpose is, what their involvement will be, and what the desired outcomes are.

2017 53

The Beginning of a New Work Adventure – Joining panagenda!

Elsua

Those of you who may not know much about them and what they do (just yet!) So, ‘ what is panagenda, again?’ , you may be wondering, right? . On January 20th, it will mark the 20th year anniversary since I started working in the IT industry.

2017 90

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

These re-purposed bits of code often lack the features we come to know (and depend upon) so they don’t feel right nor are they as useful. The inherent linearity and security of SP may have specific value in the context you noted.

Reading Joyce’s Dubliners With Imaginary Friends | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

You may NOT know that I’ve never read James Joyce beyond snippets.

The Untold Costs of Social Networking

Elsua

On purpose. as in ‘what’s the purpose of that new social tool?’ I think I may well be one of the very very few people who still read the Terms of Service of the social tools I make use of to see whether I’d still want to sell my soul for free or maybe not.

2016 96

Zude May Be A Better Netvibes

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

With the advent of “cross-domain drag and drop” technology from a new company called Zude , CEO Jim McNeil believes everyone from MySpace addicts to grandmas can create a web page, for virtually any purpose. They have set May 1st as the public launch date. That’s why we are releasing May 1st as a public beta. Zude launches May 1st — ALL opinions are invited!

My Spring Online Reading | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

You may have noticed this in February, March and part of April.

The Essence of Connected Learning

Elsua

One of my other passions, that, coincidentally, don’t get to talk much about on this blog, but perhaps I should, is that fascinating topic of Learning.

2012 105

How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools

Elsua

There may well be a time where I’ll write about them, specially, in the mobility scenario when both my iPhone and iPad Air have become my not so new anymore workplace. . So I continue to question its purpose and my overall use of it. Even if just for nostalgic purposes.

2015 86

Social Computing Guidelines and Why You Would Still Need Them

Elsua

Back in that blog entry I mentioned how having the right purpose is the main trigger to get things going. That’s why whenever I work with clients I firstly asked them: ‘What’s your purpose?’ May 2005. .

2015 71

Skills for Learning Professionals…Part 2 | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

That may be blasphemy in a 140 character world. May I offer an extension to both articles.

Is Twitter Where Connections Go to Die? – The Unfollowing Experiment – The Follow-Up

Elsua

So in case you may have missed it and if you are keen on reading further along how it all started and what kind of impact it has had so far in yours truly, that article would still be a really good start on this particular topic. .

2016 100

Bridging Across Language Online | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

on 23 Oct 2008 at 2:23 am Another site that may help bridge the language barrier is: [link] They let you create a multilingual widget for your site (including Blogs, Social networks, eBay, etc.).

Teamwork Needs Healthy Friction to Collaborate and Get Work Done More Effectively

Elsua

Who would have thought cooking food would help your team(s) members bond together in much more meaningful ways than whatever other team building activity you may have thought of in the past?

2016 83

The Future of Work by 2020

Elsua

Well, one thing for sure is that it won’t be anything like we have today or what we may have had over the course of the last 50 years. Like I said, lots of great, relevant insights and plenty of key pointers that surely highlight where we may be heading to over the course of time.

2020 81

KFC Gayest Chicken Parody – #ChickFila

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Swarms or tribes or Teams or whatever you want to call them are united on Purpose (the purpose of the community) but divided on Values (the options/variables). NOTE: For the purposes of this article, I’m not pro or anti gay.

2012 85

Large Group Ice Breakers: Free Twenty Questions Activity

Partnering Resources

However, icebreakers have a good purpose: they help people get oriented to who is in the room, focus their energy on the meeting, and participate actively. In the session, introduce the activity and its purpose. Image by Sheila Swan-Scot on flickr.

2014 69