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Redefine the Workplace of the Future with Social Learning

Elsua

What else? How unfortunate! I am finding it all rather fascinating, to say the least!, And yet, we all know that we just can’t do that.

2012 121

Challenges of Social Business in the Workplace

Elsua

More than anything else because in one of the questions put together we talked about what are some of the main challenges behind Social Business in the workplace today, June 2014, and somehow the answers that came through were not the usual suspects that you see coming up time and time again. . That’s right! Who knew, right? Daily.

2014 60

Workplace IT Nightmares: Stuff

Michael Sampson - Currents

A current assignment for one of the writers is about workplace IT nightmares : A staggering $9 billion is spent on IT in New Zealand every year, yet new research shows almost 80 per cent of New Zealand workers believe they’re not as productive as they could be due to their workplace IT systems. Are you one of them?

Transforming the Workplace with Radical Management by Steve Denning

Elsua

But in reality what we are seeing is how platforms like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, etc. To name Authority and Money. To name: . Amen!!

2012 98

The Future of the WorkPlace – Social Business

Elsua

The challenge though for all of us to answer is whether that really is the future of the workplace. towards the traditional concept of work.

Trust Falls at Work… Seriously? Trust in the Workplace

Partnering Resources

Some consultant, sometime, somewhere, must have actually done trust falls in the workplace. “I Trust You” video by RossCreations.

2013 77

Digital Workplace Conference 2016 in New Zealand

Michael Sampson - Currents

Last week I attended the Digital Workplace Conference in Auckland. Some comments on those: Ambiguity, Fetishes and Teddy Bears: The Modern Workplace Survival Kit (Paul Culmsee and Kailash Awati), focused on the positive and negative ways that models (a way of reducing uncertainty and ambiguity) can used in organisational life.

2016 24

Mastering the Art of Creativity in the Workplace

Elsua

Yes, indeed, we can all be creative on our own. Yet, if you look into the business world there is very little creativity going around apparently.

2013 49

My Two Workshops at the Digital Workplace Conference NZ 2016

Michael Sampson - Currents

I’m excited to be attending and speaking at the Digital Workplace Conference New Zealand in Auckland in early August. In addition to a conference talk or two, I have signed up to present both a pre-conference and post-conference workshop. It is a very participative workshop! Both are excellent workshops. Go for it!

2016 27

My Two Workshops at the Digital Workplace Conference NZ 2016

Michael Sampson - Currents

I’m excited to be attending and speaking at the Digital Workplace Conference New Zealand in Auckland in early August. In addition to a conference talk or two, I have signed up to present both a pre-conference and post-conference workshop. It is a very participative workshop! Both are excellent workshops. Go for it!

2016 27

Driving Effective Use of Office365 – my Workshop at the Digital Workplace Conference 2016

Michael Sampson - Currents

On the day after the Digital Workplace Conference in Auckland a couple of weeks back, as has happened at conferences before, Paul Culmsee and I delivered the post-conference workshops. Paul’s workshop was on becoming the ultimate SharePoint business analyst; mine was on driving the effective use of Office 365.

2016 36

Digital Distractions Are Expanding at the Workplace

Portals and KM

All of this points to a very disorganized workplace. Harmon.ie commissioned a recent study that reported digital distractions have become a major issue at work. They affect both work and time outside work hours, often blurring the distinction between the two. Most of the distractions are digital.    

Taking a Strategic Approach to the Use of Office 365 – my Session at the Digital Workplace Conference 2016

Michael Sampson - Currents

A couple of weeks back I presented the opening keynote at the Digital Workplace Conference 2016 in New Zealand, followed a couple of hours later by a session called Taking a Strategic Approach to the Use of Office 365. My slides are above. Here’s the main points I focused on during the session: 1. and. [3] 3] how do I get started?

2016 43

Review of Digital Workplace Trends 2013: Part Three – Selected Details

Portals and KM

As I wrote in the first part of this series, I recently received a review copy of Digital Workplace Trends 2013 by Jane McConnell.

2013 23

Workforce Democracy: Put heart back in the workplace

The Bumble Bee

You can also watch a video which identifies the 8 main reasons you should consider seriously democratizing your workplace. Think Differently

Change Management for Digital Transformation – my Keynote at the Digital Workplace Conference 2016

Michael Sampson - Currents

Last week I presented the opening keynote at the Digital Workplace Conference 2016 in Auckland, here in New Zealand. It was a great privilege to be able to speak at the conference, especially on the topic of change management for digital transformation, an area I have focused on for most of the past decade. My slides are above. ” 6.

2016 27

Review of Digital Workplace Trends 2013: Part One – Overview

Portals and KM

I recently received a review copy of Digital Workplace Trends 2013 by Jane McConnell. I met Jane at KM World. Jane makes several predictions.

2013 21

The Second Keynote at the Digital Workplace Conference NZ

Michael Sampson - Currents

There are two opening keynotes at the upcoming Digital Workplace Conference in Auckland. I’m doing one and Jordana Borensztajn is doing one. Here’s her session: Bringing Creativity Into Your Digital World. In today’s digital world, we’ve all become content creators. By being creative. Have you registered yet? Conference Notes

2016 14

Rethinking Intranets as Social Workplaces (Dion Hinchcliffe, DachisGroup) #intranets2012 @dhinchcliffe

Michael Sampson - Currents

Dion Hinchcliffe from the DachinGroup is talking about "Rethinking Intranets as Social Workplaces." Dion is the EVP at DachisGroup. I haven't been at the same conference as Dion since Enterprise 2.0 2007 in Boston - I was presenting a workshop on the IT Manager 2.0, He is the co-author of "Social Business By Design," with Peter Kim. Today.

Digital Workplace Predictions for 2017 – by Paul Miller

Michael Sampson - Currents

Writing on the Digital Workplace Group blog, Paul shares his ten predictions for digital workplaces in 2017. This is a striking change that we in the Digital Workplace Group have seen strongly in 2016. I hope this thinking spreads far and wide … Read more: My 10 digital workplace predictions for 2017.

Leaderless? No, leader-full in the virtual workplace

Endless Knots

Terrence Seamon, whom I had the chance to work with a few years back when American Management Association was putting together a new course on leading virtual teams (I was subject matter expert for the course and Terry held the. Leadership Networks and Networking Telecommuting Virtual Teams

Socialtext Continues to Focus on Workplace Integration

Portals and KM

I have admired the capabilities within Socialtext for some time. It was one of the early enterprise 2.0 providers, well before the term was coined. They began with a wiki base and have added capability over time to build a comprehensive platform. A couple of years ago they added Socialtext Signals, one of the first enterprise micro-blogging tools.

Anecdote - Whitepapers - Building a collaborative workplace

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Building a collaborative workplace. What we do. Keynote Speaking. About Us. Workshops & Seminars. --> Whitepapers. Bibliography. Anecdote Shop. --> Anecdote Associates. Clients. Contact us. Whitepapers. INTRODUCTION Today we face an entirely new environment for innovation and getting things done. Innovation demands collaboration. Or both?

Millennials at Work: Reshaping the Workplace: Research From PwC

Collaborative Thinking

Interesting research on workforce trends: PwC Survey: Millennials at work 2011. View more presentations from PwC. . .

On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Connect with her on Facebook or at Twitter.com/RosabethKanter. Dont be one of them. This changes the nature of career success. No ad hominem attacks.

MOSS 43

Help Complete the Intranet-Digital Workplace Trends 2011 Survey

Portals and KM

I heard about a useful survey recently, th e 6th annual Intranet-Digital Workplace Trends survey. Key topics covered in this year's "Intranet-Digital Workplace Trends" survey are: Mobile Strategies & Approaches, Collaborative & Social Aspects, Search, Governance & Management, Business Value, and Future Scenarios.

2011 16

Digital Workplace Trends 2013 - and Participation Opportunity for 2014

Michael Sampson - Currents

I have quite a backlog of articles, reports, and books to read / review / comment on, and one such item is the Digital Workplace Trends survey and report by Jane McConnell. Themes covered this year include the impact on the physical workplace, social collaboration, leadership involvement, and preparing for the future workplace.

2013 16

(Intranets2011) "Strategies for Creating a Social Workplace with Your Intranet" - James Dellow, Headshift / Dachis Group

Michael Sampson - Currents

After the keynote this morning (which was my presentation) at Intranets2011 , James Dellow kicked into creating a social workplace with your intranet.

"Play Devil's Advocate to Create Collaboration in the Workplace" - I Don't Agree

Michael Sampson - Currents

Writing at Talent Culture, Kirsten suggests that playing devil's advocate allows the creation of collaboration in the workplace : " The void in communication may be due to a lack of questioning. I’ve come to think that there is a lack of “why” in present day workplace culture. Who will be your Chief Collaboration Officer? My Comments.

2011 27

Social Media and the Workplace Explained

Community Guy

My friends Lee and Sachi LeFever have published a new video, Social Media and the Workplace Explained , and it’s a great watch. If you don’t know Lee and Sachi, they’re the proprietors of Common Craft, the video-based concept explanation service. Their full catalog is fantastic, and this latest one is no exception.

Let’s Stop Confusing Cooperation and Teamwork with Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Collaboration Culture and Workplace Environment Team Effectiveness Abraham Lincoln Collaborative leadership Marissa Mayer Teamwork Yahoo

On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - HarvardBusiness.org

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The more followers, the more information comes to the giver to distribute, which in turn builds more followers. The process cannot be commanded or controlled; followers opt in and out as they choose. The results are transparent and purely quantitative; network size is all that matters. This changes the nature of career success. then youve made it.

MOSS 13

Distributed cognition model at workplace learning situations

Taming the spaces

Finally some parts of the empirical data from Learning Layers [link] project have been mapped back to the distributed cognition model. This work relates cultural pattern appropriation in learning. distributed cognition knowledge learning layers

Self-regulated Workplace Learning: A Pedagogical Framework and Semantic Web-based Environment

Taming the spaces

ontology semantic web technology workplace learningAn [.].

Twitter in the Workplace

Collaborative Thinking

Twitter in the Workplace. Compliance Building · Twitter in the Workplace. From a management view, it's not quite that simple. First, you'll want to check with your legal team. Then, you'll want to revisit your code of conduct/ethics and related policies and procedures for technology. This is nothing new. Are they already using Twitter?

Two Concept definitions and distributed cognition in informal learning

Taming the spaces

distributed cognition learning layers workplace learning At Learning Layers meeting we had the session for theory that guides the project’s technologies and approaches for informal learning at work. Tobias Ley explained with the figure how the two ways how the concept has been dealt with.

Shrunken communication in distributed teams (the egg of communication :)

Mathemagenic

Tags: Changing workplace Digital traces Agile distributed teams informal communication

Review of Digital Workplace Trends 2013: Part Two – Selected Details

Portals and KM

As I wrote in the first part of this series, I recently received a review copy of Digital Workplace Trends 2013 by Jane McConnell.  

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

Portals and KM

Jane McConnell, Netstrategy/JMC, has recently published her excellent annual report, The Digital Workplace in the Connected Organization.

It's Time - Digital Workplace Trends 2013 Research

Michael Sampson - Currents

It's time to participate in the Digital Workplace Trends research for 2013. The notion of ‘Digital Workplace’ has started to emerge over the last few years to describe the overall landscape of digital resources used by people to do their jobs. The term digital workplace includes the intranet but is not limited to the intranet.