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The Soft Skills of Collaboration and The Social Enterprise

Luis Suarez

In short, once you joined the company collaboration is a natural task / activity and, by default, you are pretty good at it. The soft skills.

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The Future of Collaboration Lies in Human Resources AND Management’s Hands

Luis Suarez

A few weeks ago I put together the attached article for CMSWire  where I tried to reflect on what I feel is the number #1 challenge for today’s corporations in terms of embracing a much more open, transparent, knowledge sharing culture through the emergence of social technologies behind the firewall. It’s a human trait. Effectively.

How to Replace Top-Down Training with Collaborative Learning (3)

Jay Cross

When it comes time to build your new collaborative and social learning center, some of those consumer applications are simple to replicate in-house.

The Illusion of Control

Luis Suarez

Remember the good old mantra of leading by example ?  . Collaboration Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0 Instead. If anything.

Dear C-Suite: We Don’t Do Training Anymore

Dan Pontefract

For example, 42 per cent of the CEOs interviewed remarked “the length of a course was a more important deciding factor than its content.”

My New Cheese – Lead Social Business Enabler for IBM’s w3 and www Connections

Luis Suarez

Collaboration Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0 This is it! The moment of truth! The wait is over. The truly mind-blowing one.

Why Looking After Your Personal Brand in the Social Era Still Matters

Luis Suarez

Prepare and publish examples demonstrating your expertise across all media channels. Collaboration Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0

Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary

Luis Suarez

Of course, we have got a few more examples of those “ Brave Ones “; Geoff Kim would be another one of them. Are you ready? Wooohooo!

Social Business in 2013 – A Challenge

Luis Suarez

Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0 Both of them being rather unexpected, specially, if you judge the last 3 to 5 years in this space.

Firewalls and Security in Software as a Service

Tony Karrer

One of the interesting outcomes of my recent course - Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 For us to be successful doing this, we first need to make sure that the system will work with whatever firewall restrictions exist. For example, in our course, we found that Yahoo Groups were restricted in some corporate environments.

How to Use Employee Engagement to Boost Your Business

Luis Suarez

Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0 Curating good, relevant content that matters to you is just such a wonderful thing! And here is why.

Why Don’t You Have an Internal YouTube Video Sharing Service?

Dan Pontefract

For starters, it’s another achievement in our quest to drive  The Collaboration Cycle throughout the organization. Users spend roughly 2.9

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Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking

Luis Suarez

Take another example: Google Plus. Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0 So soon?!?! Really? think so. Why effectiveness? And big time!

Four Principles for the Open World by Don Tapscott #hippie2.0

Luis Suarez

As a network, or as a community, interacting and collaborating with one another. Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0 Together.

Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 Tools - A Summary

Tony Karrer

Background Over the past six weeks, I've been leading a course: Collaborative Learning Using Web 2.0 / eLearning 2.0 Approaches Course Description: The purpose of this course is to give you an opportunity to learn about collaborative learning by participating in collaborative learning. approaches. See the next topic.

IBM’s Client Experience Jam Is Now History

Luis Suarez

Collaboration Communities Employee Engagement Enterprise2.0 And it was a massive success! Main subject covered? Absolutely brilliant! told you!

To optimize your learning, optimize your networks

Jay Cross

Harold recently posted this model: Workers collaborate in Project Teams to get the job done. These networks operate behind the firewall (e.g.,

Towards a Trusted Framework for Identity and Data Sharing

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Whether physical or digital in nature, identity is a collection of information or attributes associated with a specific entity. Universal Access. 

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State of the Net 2012 – People Tweet Tacit Knowledge – Part One

Luis Suarez

Collaboration Communities Conference Events Enterprise2.0 And today has been no different. No, they won’t. Never will. Not too bad, eh?

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The Coherent Organization

Jay Cross

Harold got the ball rolling in a post entitled  Cooperation Trumps Collaboration , in which he wrote “Collaboration happens around some kind of plan or structure, while cooperation presumes the freedom of individuals to join and participate. These networks operate behind the firewall (e.g., Sticking together; cohering. 2. 

IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – Get Social, Do Business!

Luis Suarez

True facilitated collaboration in the making … in real time! Collaboration Communities Conference Events Enterprise2.0 Do Business!

The Smart Worker : shares what s/he learns

Jane Hart

People often cite Wikipedia as a unreliable source since it is a “collaborative&# encyclopaedia. Tweet. Summary.

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

The Collaborative Organization 12. Collaborative Culture 15. Collaborative Motivation 16. Collaborative Infrastructure 17.

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Working smarter

Jay Cross

Example: Andy McAfee. Example: collaboration. Example: sharepoint. Example: 2006. Training often fizzles. In spades.

Education Technology Strategies - Day One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Gamers - ''play the game'') "If school were a video game nobody would play" Example: bringing in guest speakers (but they are still a talking head at the front of a class) Question: how do I use an expert to push students thinking and imagining? the Macbook, Android - web-based applications, eg. Are remote labs effective? Which 6?"

2013 – The Year of Social HR

Luis Suarez

And, overall, bring back into the conversation topics like equity, democracy, meritocracy, social eminence, trust , open knowledge sharing and collaboration, meaning, purpose, focus, motivation  and so forth, which have been missing on HR’s narrative for far too long! But seriously? It looks like we haven’t. . An alternative?

Learning With and From Others: Restructuring Budgets for Social Learning

Dan Pontefract

The trend may have started with Facebook and Twitter being used inside company firewalls as a toe in the water, but it quickly shifted to specific social media tools being developed for specific corporate uses. demonstrate by example that social learning can work and is important to the entire learning cycle. original link here ).

The Trials and Tribulations of an Independent Freelancer – Your Online Bio Profile and Digital Footprint

Luis Suarez

resurfaced as well back from the dead quiet into the social streams and it’s been quite a surprising and reenergising  experience altogether diving into the social networks while not thinking anymore there is a firewall out there! Collaboration Communities Freelancing General Interest Learning Open Business Personal KM Productivity Tools

Informal Learning – the other 80%

Jay Cross

By definition, this is a collaborative, community-based approach, for it’s others who help us define what is relevant. Execution is the goal.

Need Your Feedback on my Triangulating Thinking

Nancy White

learning practices are still nascent and require the collaborative thought and practice laboratory with other practitioners.  THANKS. Barab, S.,

Tool Set 2009

Tony Karrer

For example, Personal Learning , PLE , PWLE , PKM are all pretty closely related. For example, I doubt we are using an authoring tool for personal learning. Getting Things Done is the classic example of this. Blogging Inside or Outside the Corporate Firewall ). What should be in your tool set? So, here goes.

Web 2.0 Applications in Learning

Tony Karrer

Existing Adoption At the very start I asked the audience for examples of where they were currently using these tools as part of learning solutions. Question 1 - What are the most likely ways / places your organization might or does use Blogs, Wikis, Social Bookmarking, Social Networking or Collaboration Tools? Applications in Learning.

The Guru Problem

Martijn Linssen

Where we use multi-functional collaboration software, follow status updates and blogs from people in our self-selected network of colleagues, etc.

What will change in 2010?

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Take blogs, for example. Or you could collaborate simultaneously. Mainframes evolved into personal computers. Source. Why not?

Lessons In Culture From United Airlines

Dan Pontefract

Muñoz could have built a site tucked safely behind the firewall of United Airline’s corporate intranet for employees only, but he didn’t.

Micro-Blogging is Good for Leadership, Good for Your Culture

Dan Pontefract

Incidentally, the stand-alone options mentioned above have been, or are trying to integrate into the larger collaboration platforms.

Enterprise Virtual Worlds Get REAL (Really ; )

Tony O'Driscoll

FROM EXPLORING THE POTENTIAL TO EXAMPLES OF THE PRACTICAL. It is very rare to get in on the ground-floor of an emerging industry. LITTLE TLC.

Communities and Networks Connection Hotlists

Nancy White

Twitter Compared to IM, Email and Forums - Collaborative Thinking , March 2, 2009. Again - Collaborative Thinking , March 12, 2009.

[ugc3] The Evolution of UGC

David Weinberger

It includes virtual worlds, collaborative games. Dan: If you’re suggesting there’s no money in infrastructure…We can’t yet know if that’s a blip, a market indicator, etc. Q: Two examples that support your case: 1. YouTube orchestra is collaborative. Very cool.). It is our environment. Charline Li ).

Open Innovation Re-visited

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

Open, collaborative innovation was nothing new.  Collaborating with talented colleagues is part of a long tradition across many disciplines, be it in physics, medicine or law.  Cloud computing, for example, is closely associated with Linux, probably because Linux is used in so many of the more prominent cloud-based systems.