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Easy First Steps – a User Adoption Strategy (and what IBM is doing in IBM Connections with Touchpoint)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Contribute a Web page to the shared bookmarking portion of IBM Connections, and add descriptive tags so others can find the page easily. In my User Adoption Strategies book I write about many strategies that can be used to encourage user adoption of new collaborative tools and approaches. Description. How to Use It.

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Moving from delicious to evernote

Learning Alliances

Delicious (in its various versions) was my preferred tool for storing, retrieving, and sharing bookmarks. v1/posts/all. Del.icio.us

10 Tips for Using Social Bookmarking Sites Effectively

Online Social Networking

To what extent do you benefit from social bookmarking sites in your social media projects? Using Social Bookmarking Sites Effectively.

Twitter Strategy Battle: Russia vs. China

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. President Medvedev Visits Twitter Question: What do Russia and China’s Twitter strategies have in common? Answer: Nothing. Russia and China have taken diametrically opposed approaches to Twitter (and social media more generally). They provide a wonderful set of case studies to watch this year.

Announcing Community Manager Appreciation Day

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. Last Friday, Jeremiah Owyang had a simple question: Is there a national day recognizing the work of Community Managers? The question spawned a conversation, which spawned a proposal for the day of recognition: That days is today. Happy Community Manager Appreciation Day! Sort of like a benevolent double agent.

Social Media and Government: Five Good Ideas for Effectiveness

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. Cross-posted from the Good Ideas Blog : We are in an era of “Government 2.0″ ″ enthusiasm.

Online Community Platform and Services Satisfaction Study – Open For Participation

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. The next Online Community Research Network project is open for participation. In January, OCRN members discussed and prioritized a long list of topics, with a high priority being a repeat of last year’s useful platform satisfaction study. Services you’d like to see but are currently unavailable. Thanks!

Online Community Manager: ACTion Alexandria

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. ACTion Alexandria, a technology-enabled initiative for citizen engagement, is looking for a dynamic individual to facilitate online organizing and citizen-inspired problem solving in the City of Alexandria. based citizen engagement program. Based on best practices in the Web 2.0

Nielsen 2010 Report on Ten Best Intranets: Becoming More Social and Mobile

Portals and KM

Users on winning sites could create profiles, share content and even share bookmarks to their favorite sites.”   There were many opportunities for employee-generated content and many examples of increased transparency. The 2010 version of the well-respected annual report on intranets by Jakob Nielsen. to me. techniques.”

IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English " Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

This search finds the following: Content – blog entries, community posts, bookmarks, activity entries, and profiles. Or shared pictures.

Email Newsletters and Marketing Survey Open for your Participation

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. As part of our ongoing research around social marketing best practices, metrics and ROI, we’ve launched our latest study on Email Newsletters and Marketing. The intention of the study is to explore how organizations are managing and measuring their email marketing programs. Email marketing services and their costs.

Social Media Strategy and Monitoring: Research Project Open for Participation

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. The next Online Community Research Network project is open for participation. As part of our ongoing research around online community and social media strategy, metrics and ROI, we’ve launched our latest study on Social Media Strategy and Monitoring. All participants will get a copy of the results.

Update! Online Community Unconference

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. We’re approaching the June 9 Online Community Unconference in Mountain View, CA. We also have many non-commercial groups with community expertise (Wikia, Pew Health Group, Civic Ventures, Skoll Foundation). See the full (growing) list here: [link]. Sign up now ! Here is more detail from a previous post.

Developing a Social Strategy: Research Project Open for Participation

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. The next Online Community Research Network project is open for participation. In January, OCRN members discussed and prioritized a long list of topics, and the issue that made top of the list was “Developing Social a Strategy&#. I would ask that you please complete the survey by next Friday, 3/12.

Online Community and Social Media Jobs

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. Happy New Year OC Report readers and job seekers. We have 12 online community / social media jobs listed below from various companies in the US and abroad. All of these jobs are also posted on the Forum One Networks website and featured in this month’s OC Report newsletter. Forum One Communications. CafeMom.

Anecdote - Whitepapers - Building a collaborative workplace

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

China’s initial reluctance to share information is considered a significant factor in the rapid spread of the disease and the initial failure to control its spread. The network was connected by a shared website, email and daily teleconferences to identify the SARS coronavirus. Research was shared in near real-time.

Five Tips to Support Multiple Organization Collaboration Online

Online Community Report

They require planning, effort and resources, but allow coordination and shared resources needed to address the most difficult societal challenges. Share/Bookmark. Organizations tackling difficult challenges (like Forum One’s many clients) frequently realize that the challenges are too big for any one organization to solve.

Online Community Unconference East – Wiki, Tweets, and Snow, Oh My!

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. The Online Community Unconference East is in full swing today. We’re very happy that most of the attendees were able to make it despite the snowy conditions. B2B Subscription Based $ Models / (Low Hanging) Revenge for B2B Networks Node XL Online Community (Twitter!) Online Community Unconference East Wiki. OCUE10.

Online Community Unconference East – Early Bird Pricing Ends on January 11th

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. Our annual Online Community Unconference East is just over a month away. The event takes place on February 10th at the Digital Sandbox in New York City. The Online Community Unconference East is sponsored by Answers.com. There will be 40-50 collaborative sessions on topics generated by the attendees. OCU East 2009 Wiki.

What to expect at the Online Community Unconference East

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. The Online Community Unconference East will be held February 10th in New York City. Attendees announce session topics.

Why You Should Sponsor the Online Community Unconference

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. Here goes – our annual pitch to sponsors for the Online Community Unconference. It’s a huge event and great exposure, so we’re happy telling you why you should sponsor the event! Forum One’s annual Online Community Unconference takes place on June 9th, 2010 in Mountain View, CA. Good Value.

Unconference East: Moving Forward, Together

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. We are less than 48 hours from the Online Community Unconference East (yeah!). This is the third year we’ve run the Online Community Unconference in New York, and we’ve had great events both years. Our theme for this year’s Unconference reflects this intention: “Moving forward, together&#.

Online Community Unconference: June 9th in Mountain View, CA

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. The Online Community Unconference is scheduled for June 9th in Mountain View, CA. Metrics for Measuring Community Health.

Collaboration Approaches for Addressing Social Issues: Interview With David Witzel

Online Community Report

Here are five: 1) Develop a Shared Infrastructure for Local Budget Decisions. Share/Bookmark. Every town in the US (the world?)

Social Marketing Compensation Research

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. Forum One released a report based on the study this week. We received approximately 224 responses. Salaries by Age.

Drupal Commons: Interview with Jason Batson of Acquia

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. With the impressive rise of Drupal over the past several years, a number of consulting and integration firms have emerged with specific expertise in Drupal. The best known of these is Acquia, the “commercial arm&# of Drupal, providing products, services, and technical support. What are you trying to accomplish?

Killing Email: How and Why I Ditched My Inbox by Zen Habits

Elsua

In that amazing article he gets to share some of the various tips he is now following to finally ditch email for good. But today is a good time.

Breakfast with Alistair Rennie in Sydney - Some Notes

Michael Sampson - Currents

Individual sharing through blogs, bookmarks, and other tools. They used Lotus Connections to improve knowledge sharing and collaboration, and enabled better team formation for customers. Recommendations on people can be based on shared bookmarks, activities, etc. and better partnering ecosystem.

How To Develop a Business-Aligned Social Media & Social Networking Strategy

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Social Media are collections of data and information that are developed collaboratively and/or shared interactively among individuals and groups.

SxSWi 2010: The Good Stuff (so far)

Online Community Report

As with any whirlwind experience, I will be processing the event for weeks to come, but I wanted to share some of the sessions that have been particularly thought-provoking or insightful. Share/Bookmark. What is the common thread tying everyone together? Jaron Lanier’s Keynote. Real-time is the opposite of (human) dignity.

Social Media Week February 1 through 5, 2010

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. February 1st through 5th is Social Media Week. Social Media Week features a week of social media events, including, conferences, discussions, and meet-ups that take place simultaneously in multiple cities around the world. Our panelists include: Connie Chan, Yahoo! Yahoo! for Good. Connie Chan is manager of Yahoo!

Why You Should Sponsor the Online Community Unconference East

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. I’ll start with a caveat: this is a flat out, unapologetic (but hopefully entertaining) pitch. That’s me in the photo below, the unapologetic pitcher. As you know, Forum One is hosting the Online Community Unconference East in New York City on February 10th. Pretty great group, no? Good Value.

Social Marketing Compensation Research | Online Community Report

Online Community Strategy

Share/Bookmark. Social Marketing Compensation Research. Posted on09 March 2010. Forum One released a report based on the study this week.

Ideas Sites: Interview with Rob Hoehn of IdeaScale

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. Here are his comments: 1) What is IdeaScale? How do you describe the sector you are in? Not hard at all!

Social Media for the Common Good: Interview with Ron Casalotti

Online Community Report

We asked Ron to share some of his accumulated wisdom in the form of five good ideas for using social media for the common good. Share/Bookmark.

Online Community Expert Interview: Jordan Williams, REI

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. This month’s Online Community Expert interview is with Jordan Williams, Manager of Digital Engagement at REI.

Online Community Unconference East 2010 – A Report Back

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. Forum One hosted the Online Community Unconference East last Wednesday, February 10th in NYC at the Digital Sandbox.

Participating in the Social Media Ecosystem

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. We received approximately 125 responses. Refinement based on Lessons Learned. Job Titles. Social Media Strategy.

3 Sacred Cows About Online Community That Need to Be Challenged

Online Community Report

Share/Bookmark. 3 Online Community Misconceptions and how to stop them. You don’t own community, the community owns the community. Original intention: To stop (mostly brand) community hosts from being overly-controlling of the community. Why it is bad: No ownership = no responsibility, and no long term stewardship. Why this is b.

Sustainable Community Building [for Humans]

Online Community Report

Interact, use tools, and create and share content the way you want your community members to do so. Don’t be shy about it – post blog entries or conversation starters, share your own feedback (operate in public), and provide places for the community to share ideas or feedback at any time (not just on specific ideas or proposals).