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A real-life Groupon business story

Community Guy

We’d heard some horror stories and some positive ones and spent time doing some research, weighing our options and went for it anyway. In other words, we avoided the horror story of sub-par service for the Groupon clients.

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A real-life Groupon business story

Community Guy

We’d heard some horror stories and some positive ones and spent time doing some research, weighing our options and went for it anyway. In other words, we avoided the horror story of sub-par service for the Groupon clients.

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Blog>> Putting Stories to Work: Shawn Callahan’s New Book on Business Storytelling

Green Chameleon

Putting Stories to Work is written with the simplicity and clarity of a deeply experienced practitioner, grounded in an expansive knowledge of the background research. Whenever I have a conversation with Shawn Callahan I come away feeling stimulated and enriched.

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Social Business Is People to People Business – The Iberia Story

Elsua

Here is why … Here is another story as to why the future of work is social. . We got off at Barcelona airport and this is where the story begins and where it’s changed completely my view of the airline itself. I am sure you may all be thinking this success story is an easy one.

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Grimly Letting Go of the Old Story

How to Save the World

We want to know the new story before we can honestly accept that the old one, the one we still cling to and believe in so utterly, so passionately, and now so desperately, has always been a lie. cartoon by David Sipress from the New Yorker.

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The Trouble With Stories

How to Save the World

W e hold stories dear to our heart. Some even believe “ stories are all we are “ I love stories. I’ve learned that telling stories is the best way to hold an audience and help them remember your message. Make us believe by telling us a story.

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That Guys An Asshole Two Stories of Information Hoarding

Evolving Web

While that time left me with more than enough stories to fill a book, I’ll tell two of them here: They Hate Us The planning director for the City sat across from me. This is a companion piece to my 10 Principles of Social Media series. This post illustrates Principles 2 and 4.

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ALTC14 – Two keynotes: the power of stories

Jenny Connected

Both talks were powerful and I wonder if that was because they both took a ‘story-telling’ approach. She then shared many stories with us of the ways in which she and her students are working to come to grips with the process of openness in education.

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Knoco stories: Why Communities of Practice die young

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Knoco stories. success story. (56). failure story. (28). stories. (4). skip to main | skip to sidebar. From the knowledge management front-line. Thursday, 31 October 2013. Why Communities of Practice die young.

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Knoco stories: When communities of practice are not the answer

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Knoco stories. success story. (56). failure story. (28). stories. (4). skip to main | skip to sidebar. From the knowledge management front-line. Wednesday, 8 January 2014. When communities of practice are not the answer.

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Danny and Matisse – Great 60s Story

Portals and KM

The imagine on the left is one of the many illustrations from the story. Some of the events in this story happened. Danny & Matisse is a love story… Since this is the world of story, I have taken some liberties with names and places.

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Knoco stories: Making knowledge visible

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

Knoco stories. success story. (31). failure story. (18). stories. (4). skip to main | skip to sidebar. From the knowledge management front-line. Thursday, May 17, 2012. Making knowledge visible.

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Knoco stories: Top 10 success factors for Communities of practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Knoco stories. success story. (36). failure story. (20). stories. (4). skip to main | skip to sidebar. From the knowledge management front-line. Friday, May 11, 2012. Top 10 success factors for Communities of practice. CoP Launch, Middle East.

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Blog>> Brains Respond to Stories as if They Are Real

Green Chameleon

Fascinating piece from the February 17 issue of the New Scientist on a whole raft of brain research suggesting that the human brain processes the information from stories in very similar ways to the way it processes information from perceived reality. What’s more, the brain responds in the same way whether the story is in the form of words on a page or a realistic action video.

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Knowledge Management, Stories, Roald Dahl and Matilda!

Chris Collison

For the uninitiated, it’s a musical production of Roald Dahl’s book of the same name – about a little girl who develops her own knowledge, imagination, stories and her own special powers in some pretty extreme family and school circumstances.

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Telling a great story well

Net-Map Toolbox

Today I stumbled over this photo story about a participatory video project in African villages which really inspired me. I love the story but even more concrete and easy to apply in my own work is the idea of using pictures in a comic strip kind of way to draw people into a story.

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Social Business Is People to People Business – The Movistar Story

Elsua

That social business with a success story on providing excellent customer service and support is Movistar.

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Web Site Story

Endless Knots

Perfect. Thanks to Georges Grinstein who put me on to this, for all of us online fanatics. Just wait until you get to the line about Evite. or eHarmony. just sit back and e(n)joy! Humor Web/Tech

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Every Picture Sells a Story

How to Save the World

That’s the real story our modern photos tell. I look at these faces and recall what my parents believed, and my grandparents, and, from my research and my grandparents’ stories, what their parents and grandparents before them believed.

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Future of Social Business – Rest of the Story

Portals and KM

This is another in a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. I am very pleased to be back after ten years.

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(Intranets2011) "Three Success Stories from using Yammer at DET" - Karina Smith & Ellen Geraghty

Michael Sampson - Currents

The two speakers talked about three success stories. Key points: - (Success story) For a teacher struggling with finding English language support for a new student from Korea, they found support and ideas via Yammer on how to deal with it.

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A Community Management Perspective on the Violentacrez/Reddit Troll Story

Managing Communities

Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com 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. Community Cultivation Managing Staff Managing the Community Thinking

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My Favorite Knowledge Management Story and its Lessons Learned for Today

Portals and KM

Here is a story of its midpoint. Knowledge management has been around for over twenty years now. I still feel it was the precursor to enterprise 2.0 and social business. It had its own precursors like performance support. It was my favorite project because of the people we worked with. This is also one of the clearest cases I have seen of an organization moving to a knowledge-based business model and then aligning its knowledge management system to directly support this new model.

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Knoco stories: The "I am." test for Communities of Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Knoco stories. success story. (56). failure story. (28). stories. (4). skip to main | skip to sidebar. From the knowledge management front-line. Monday, 25 July 2011. The "I am." test for Communities of Practice. There is a fairly simple test for knowing whether.

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Why I Don’t Want to Hear Your Story

How to Save the World

And then we have a third ‘bio’ that is the story we tell ourselves, and selectively our loved ones, about ourselves. Asking them to tell their story is precisely the wrong way to do this, in my experience. Most people’s stories are polished fiction.

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Cover story: Building healthy communities - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Some of their success stories and best practices looked good, but were not true. exact any/all The original knowledge-management publication denotes premium content | Feb 24 2009 E-mail: Password: Forget your password?

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If We Had a Better Story Could We Tell the Truth?

How to Save the World

Perhaps if we had a better story we could tell the truth. Their story, their way of coping with reality, is to play, to take joy in every moment. Maybe that is the story of all wild creatures: That life is play, delight, pleasure, laughter, living in Now Time.

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Listening for stories, storytelling's analytic stepsister

Social Abacus

Loud speaker, credit: flickr.com/ramansharma It's hard to tell a good story. But storytelling is very hot-- big organizations commission storytellers to story their brand or events. It's become a marketing mandate: Don't message, story!

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Tech Reporters Losing Control of the Story to Social Media

Portals and KM

The Neiman Journalism Lab had an interesting story by Tim Carmody recently on “ Journalists have lost control of the story ”: Twitter, tech bubbles, and the nostalgia of the technology press.  The first story out wins.” The article uses the term Churnalism , to refer to this situation and state that it is a much bigger problem than just press releases and wire stories.

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The danger of a single story

Chris Corrigan

Chimamanda Adichie explains in a beautiful talk about how we construct single stories about people and cultures. Adichie goes deeply into how the flattening of stories results in power shifts that lead to marginalization. Spend the time watching… Tags: Stories

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40 Maps that wil help you make sense of the world

Net-Map Toolbox

In each map, you have to choose what story you want to tell. Net-Maps often tell the story of formal and informal connections between people and how they influence a given outcome. (Veleripieris circle by Kenneth Myers). The map is not the territory.

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Enterprise 2.0: Two Success Stories on Connecting People with People to Make a Difference!

Elsua

And BASF has got a great story to share in this regard which I touch base briefly below on a recent presentation CheeChin did at one of those special events that surely marks a before and an after.

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Story-Telling

How to Save the World

There are two large cutouts, facing each other, each bearing the identical likeness of a person known as Dave. One is labelled “Dave the Creature”. In Natural Reality there are no creatures, just oneness, no thing separate at all, just what is apparently happening, living “full on” — “creaturing”.

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Two inspiring stories by digital natives with a cause

Joitske Hulsebosch

But we need the stories. There were two very inspiring stories. Ushahidi is a well-known success and well-known example, nice to hear the story behind it. The speed with which news, information or stories get amplified depends on the resonance and relevance of the issues.

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Travelling a different road

Viv Mcwaters

For many years I’ve been waiting for the planets to align to do two things* – Robert McKee’s Story Seminar and a workshop or seminar with Dave Snowden. I’m still waiting to do the Story Seminar. But this is not a post about stories. Learning Musings Stor

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The Qualities of a Great Story

How to Save the World

L est my readers conclude, as a result of yesterday’s article, that I’m down on stories, let me say again: I love stories, and find them useful for learning and imagining, and also very entertaining. So what do I think are the qualities of a great story?

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Employee Advocacy: Don’t Inject Your Brand Into Another Brand’s Positive Story

Managing Communities

Please Update Your ManagingCommunities.com 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. How Should I Participate

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Understanding the power of deep story

Chris Corrigan

” After our conversation I stumbled over this podcast on the “deep story” of what is motivating Trump supporters , and probably both Brexit supporters and other Europeans struggling with how the world is changing and how they perceive their privileges coming apart.

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Blog>> Knowledge, Story, Insight

Green Chameleon

Back in September 2011 we organised a workshop in Singapore on the relationship between Insight and Storytelling , with luminaries Gary Klein and Shawn Callahan.

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Complexity unraveled: complex change agents’ stories

Networking Action

What is in common amongst a Danish prison, the London Business School, and the world’s largest refugee camp for internally displace people? In complexity unravlled: the power of collaboration in successful change leadership they are presented as a rich array … Net Dev

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