Blog>> Stanley McChrystal: The military case for sharing knowledge

Green Chameleon

General Stanley McChrystal of the US Army on why sometimes it’s more powerful to share knowledge than to keep it secret

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Why conversation is the best way to share knowledge

Social Reporter

Often the simplest methods can yield the best results in complex situations – particularly if they help release people’s enthusiasm for sharing experience socially. Where, historically, do people shared ideas and stories? Everyone feels special, and knowledgeable.

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Scaffolding for sharing knowledge

Chris Collison

Whilst they are similar in concept to maturity models, the purpose is less to track and measure – and more to create a shared vocabulary to enable more targeted knowledge sharing. I like to think of them as scaffolding for knowledge sharing.

How The Beatles Share Knowledge!

Chris Collison

One band which cropped up repeatedly was the Beatles, which got me thinking, and digging through my own collection of Beatles singles – and I thought I’d share the outcome here (there and everywhere…).

Green Chameleon » Why Do We Share Knowledge?

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about Why Do We Share Knowledge? In my previous post What is Knowledge Sharing? I wanted to challenge the assumption that all knowledge sharing is created equal.

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Secret Objectives v Shared Knowledge. Open Performance Management anyone?

Chris Collison

” Naturally you’ll need to conceal the ones which are commercially, personally or legally sensitive – but I would suggest that the majority of individual objectives could be shared, but remain barricaded into performance management silos. Behaviours Collaboration Knowledge Sharing Leadership HR Performance Management

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Sharing knowledge with and between counterparts

I collaborate, e-collaborate, we collaborate

KIC stands for knowledge infrastructure with and between counterparts. The features of the online portal The most important features of the website include: room for online communities, document sharing and locating partner organisations. (At

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Connexions - Sharing Knowledge and Building Communities

Delicious/choconancy/community

"Connexions is: a place to view and share educational material made of small knowledge chunks called modules that can be organized as courses, books, reports, etc. Anyone may view or contribute: * authors create and collaborate * instructor. education nptech collaboration

Knowledge Sharing in the CGIAR – Tools and Methods for Sharing Knowledge: The CGIAR’s Wiki Approach | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

And it benefits from their diverse feedback too.Science has traditionally relied on a few key vehicles for sharing and validating new knowledge. In addition, the patent system serves as a complementary knowledge broker in instances where research spawns technical innovation.

Knowledge Sharing in the CGIAR – Tools and Methods for Sharing Knowledge: The CGIAR’s Wiki Approach | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

And it benefits from their diverse feedback too.Science has traditionally relied on a few key vehicles for sharing and validating new knowledge. In addition, the patent system serves as a complementary knowledge broker in instances where research spawns technical innovation.

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ClearStep: A Great Place to Share Knowledge About The New Online Enterprise - ReadWriteWeb

John Tropea - Delicious Community

More often, they need to share valuable metrics, anecdotes and insights that can help them advance the use of new collaborative tools inside their companies.

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MIT Sloan Management Review | Failure to Collaborate and Share Knowledge --> Team Failure

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Support home Products Use Cases Buy Customers Company News Blog Contact Us MIT Sloan Management Review | Failure to Collaborate and Share Knowledge --> Team Failure Blog547 : January 21, 2008 ; Posted by Jordan Frank Collaboration and knowledge sharing dont sound mission critical untilyou consider this: Teams that fail to do both, fail to perform. Collaboration and knowledge sharing problems are solved easilywith the right mix of human and technology factors.

Is this Knowledge Management’s most effective tool?

Chris Collison

One of knowledge management’s most powerful tools. Let me share with you a couple of quotes from middle managers in a smart, knowledgeable organization which regularly spends over £1Bn annually on construction programmes.

2013 74

Can Using Facebook Within Your Organization Add Value?

Leading Virtually

Research tells us that social interaction is very useful for facilitating knowledge transfer and innovation in organizations. I often hear from business leaders that while they see some value in using Facebook for business-to-customer interaction, they see little value in using it internally.

Gurteen K-cafe report: Generosity, 04/02/09

Platform Neutral

February’s Bristol Gurteen Knowledge cafe was a heart warming eye in the storm of some very exciting UK winter weather. And Jesus’ social network, but that’s another story… After a whistle stop tour ranging from big brands to personal sharing, religion to altruism, giving to taking, he left us with six things to think about: Start with people. We are what we share.

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Knowledge retention – a game of two halves.

Chris Collison

I had the privilege of interviewing a very perceptive senior manager who was reflecting for the first time on the challenges of managing knowledge in a project team environment. Communties of Practice Flow Knowledge retention Knowledge Sharing Knowledge transfer Metaphor Project Management

Downton Abbey, what you know, and what you’re known for.

Chris Collison

Throughout our organisations, there are hundreds and thousands of people who have real stories to tell from their past knowledge, experiences and roles – yet they are only known for their current job title. As knowledge professionals, this should be one of our priorities.

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What’s wrong with Lessons Learned? Part 3.

Chris Collison

MAKE award winners ConocoPhillips and Syngenta both recognise the need to stimulate the learning and sharing cycle with appropriate senior recognition. KM Knowledge Management Knowledge Sharing Knowledge transfer Learning Lessons Learned Organizational learning Peer Assist

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Getting Lessons Learned Right: Part 2 – Questions

Chris Collison

Can you share a story which illustrates this? The truth is in there, if we can ask the right questions… Facilitation Knowledge Management Knowledge retention Knowledge Sharing Knowledge transfer Learning Lessons Learned Organizational learning Project Management

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Green Chameleon » The Mobile Phone is a Knowledge Retention Tool

Green Chameleon

www.straitsknowledge.com blog articles how-to guides events publications book videos about The Mobile Phone is a Knowledge Retention Tool In KM, one of the reasons we say why we need to capture and share knowledge is that it could walk out the door. It seems though that even when that knowledge has walked out the door, the connection may not. So, is the argument of knowledge walking out the door still valid?

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Can Using Facebook Within Your Organization Add Value?

Leading Virtually

Research tells us that social interaction is very useful for facilitating knowledge transfer and innovation in organizations. knowledge, service, products) by individuals within those business units. Users can also post photos, create lists to share their thoughts, and organize events.

Monday Video: Art, Creative Messages and Attention

Nancy White

In our communities and networks, can we use art and music as a way to focus attention, learn and share knowledge? Monday videos collaboration communication communities of practice community engagement knowledge sharing

Three different views on social learning

Joitske Hulsebosch

Definition Learning is situated and knowledge is constructed through interaction with others. Knowledge is not constructed indivually but is influenced by others. I am not the first to note that social learning is a confusion concept.

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Knowledge Sharing in Agriculture: the KS Toolkit

Nancy White

Knowledge Sharing in the CGIAR - Tools and Methods for Sharing Knowledge: The CGIAR’s Wiki Approach (pdf). Tags: social media knowledge sharing Many of you know that I have been part of the creation of the KS Toolkit.

10 community principles to make your MOOC stronger

Joitske Hulsebosch

Under the guidance of a reliable and present moderator, participants are more inclined to share information, to express their doubts, to stimulate discussion, or to ask questions. Develop Tacit knowledge. A cMOOC is not about transferring knowledge from you to novices.

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Interactions 2012 - Intranetizen Fun #iic12 @digitaljonathan @danaleeson @intranetizen @lukemepham @sharonodea

Michael Sampson - Currents

Four intranet managers are talking about Intranetizen: - Principle - shared knowledge is power. Jonathan - 10 characteristics of great intranets - communication tool, a place of work, collaboration to an end, positively impacts employees, for sharing knowledge, a digital reflection of the business, builds community, transparency of governance, make it fun (to gain engagement), and available everywhere.

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(Intranets2011) Welcome to Intranets2011 - James Robertson, Step Two Designs

Michael Sampson - Currents

The greater ability to share knowledge among the community of Intranet people. James started the Intranets2011 conference. Key points: - We've been doing Intranets for 10 years. They haven't changed much in that time. - But that's changing. (a)

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SharePoint Roadmap for Collaboration Masterclass: Stockholm (October 7)

Michael Sampson - Currents

You will have the opportunity to discuss, debate and share knowledge and experiences with other attendees, representing possible partners in Knowledge. On October 7, I will be presenting the SharePoint Roadmap for Collaboration Masterclass in Stockholm (Sweden), in conjunction with Acando. SharePoint Roadmap for Collaboration Masterclass is the essential guide on how to create SharePoint business success.

Blog>> KM Practitioner Interview Series: Arief Amron

Green Chameleon

Arief Amron joined the Securities Commission (SC) Malaysia as Head of Knowledge Management in February 2014. The main bulk of our initiatives is in information management, specifically through the sharing of information via the library. You need to share your achievements.

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The Digital Workplace in the Connected Organization – Part 2: New Features

Portals and KM

The survey covers these points in addition to traditional questions about people capabilities, mobile services, finding expertise, and sharing knowledge

2014 158

Building a knowledge sharing network about Ageing Better from the ground up

Social Reporter

In my last few posts I’ve promoted the idea of more digital innovation in the Big Lottery Fund’s £82 million Ageing Better programme, and ways to share knowledge and experience both among the 15 local partners and more widely. It is, of course, very welcome that Big Lottery Fund, consultants and others tweet from events … but it isn’t a substitute for well-curated resources and more organised ways to share knowledge.

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My OutStart Blog Posts – October 2011

Portals and KM

I am one of several people contributing to our  OutStart Knowledge Solutions Blog  (see:  My New Role within OutStart’s Social Media Efforts ). Jane Hart on Sharing Knowledge at Work. As I mentioned on this blog I am now helping  OutStart  with their social media efforts as part of the OutStart team.

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Aha moments…thanks to the metaphor!

Michelle Laurie

In the field of knowledge management, complexity and changing organizations, it’s easy to have conversations where one person is talking past another. Yesterday on Twitter (via @NancyWhite ) I saw this example that visually illustrates the difference between data, information, presentation and knowledge. A picture is worth a thousand words in this case, particularly for people working with knowledge! They visualize knowledge as above and below the waterline.

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Where’s the Collaboration?

Michael Sampson - Currents

During a phone call in late January, Fred (not his real name) asked: I’m working in Office 365 and SharePoint and sharing a lot of knowledge and content. But it’s all knowledge management. It would make sense that in the early days of that role, a lot of his direct work will involve sharing knowledge and content on what’s possible, what’s feasible, what’s useful.

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Bookreviews Kevin Kelly: mind artificial intelligence, attention and quantified self

Joitske Hulsebosch

I have read these two books because I want to know how technology is going to influence my field of work: learning and knowledge. Ideas and knowledge travels with generations through language. The holos arises because we increasingly share, track, mix, filter, etc.

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WorX for Secretaries (Social Connections V, Zurich)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Actions required - get to know each other better, collaborate more intensively, and share knowledge. Nienke (Saxion University) and Sasja (e-office) are talking about one use case of IBM Connections - for secretaries. Some notes: 1. Saxion WorX is the vision of the new way of working. Objectives include efficiency, collaboration, and co-creation, among others. Chose the secretaries to work with, because they are the link between the schools and everything that is going on.

2013 98

Ovum on Gamification

Michael Sampson - Currents

This network has been designed to encourage members to participate in forums to help other members by sharing knowledge and focusing more on the quality, rather than the quantity, of contributions. Ovum has released a new report on the potential of gamification, highlighting how it can be effectively applied.

2013 98

Teams, technology and change

Joitske Hulsebosch

Suppose you have a social intranet, and you say that it is for "knowledge sharing". Knowledge sharing is too vague. You may get them sharing, but the question is how honest this will be. We organized a teamhackathon.

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Defining Collaboration: Collaboration as "Human Behavior" (Sense 1)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Note the refinements focus on three particular human behaviors: - sharing knowledge. This gets us into the situation where "sharing knowledge", "learning" and "building consensus" is required. What is "collaboration"? It's a frequently asked question.

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Looking back – KM highlights from 2014 (part 2)

Chris Collison

Sharing Knowledge in the Offshore Wind community. Where are the safe places to begin knowledge-sharing? Here it is being played by fellow participants in the Knowledge Driven Performance consortium.

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