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The Fallacy of Social Networking

Luis Suarez

Thanks much for the recent concerns shown upon out there through various social channels. Social just for the sake of social is now dead.

Did I Just Spam My Entire LinkedIn Network?

Dan Pontefract

On the afternoon of Sunday, March 24, 2013 I sent a generic email to my entire LinkedIn network. click here to read it). truly did.

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Luis Suarez

No longer would there be a need to keep up with multiple social networking environments, with multiple networks, with multiple levels of interactions.

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Social Networking Gets Serious – #prayforjapan

Luis Suarez

Social spaces where you goof off at work and get away with it, because they are all hyped and everything, and everyone needs to be there.

Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking

Luis Suarez

mean, we have only been having social software tools for merely 15 years and we are already starting to hate them, as end-users? So soon?!?!

Loyalty in Social Networks

Luis Suarez

Did we manage to kill already the conversation in the so-called traditional social media tools  landscape? My goodness! Goodness! Yikes! Maybe.

I’m Not Scared of Email; I Developed a System called DADDIO

Dan Pontefract

There are the classic examples such as Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo! LinkedIn is also on the list. And who would blame him? believe him. Action.

The dilemma for professionals: How do you respond to anonymous leaks and slander?

Ross Dawson

However if you do you should do that on a similar social platform to where they originally appeared. The possible responses are: 1. Absolutely.

Interlocutor: The Word of 2012

Dan Pontefract

The network is the medium. Interlocu-what? Let’s first start with the definition. Whatever the conversation is. The goal for 2012?

Blogs, Social Networks and LinkedIn Answers

Tony Karrer

The question was: What is your assessment of the relative benefits of pure blogging vs LinkedIn Answers and other social networking platform-based discussion venues? consider LinkedIn Answers to be quite a different animal. LinkedIn Answers is limited in time and does not create any kind of sustained conversation.

Social Networking

Tony Karrer

I've run across a couple of interesting posts recently that seem to have spawned from a Business Week article - Scaling the Social Web. Hasn't eBay had social networking features for a long time? all have a social networking aspect to them? Quite simply, social networking sites require a high level of commitment.

What Makes a Social Network Valuable?

Kevin Wheeler

Home About Future of Talent Subscribe Over the Seas Thoughts on Recruiting, Learning and Other Things as I Ramble around the World What Makes a Social Network Valuable? by Kevin Wheeler on July 23, 2009 Is your social network valuable simply because of the number of people you have in it? I don’t think so. Join us.

Introduction to Social Networking

Harold Jarche

Introduction to Social Networking. Online social networks facilitate connections between people based on shared interests, values, membership in particular groups (i.e., They make it easier for people to find and communicate with individuals who are in their networks using the Web as the interface.

Getting More Value from Your Social Media

Kevin Wheeler

However, most organizations are operating without an overarching strategy that defines how to get a solid and visible return from their social media approaches.  Organizations are creating Facebook fan pages, LinkedIn groups and so on with little understanding of their goals for doing so.  Number converted to hires. Join us.

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Social Networks

Clark Quinn

This week we looked at Social Networks. Here are some thoughts on this topic, especially thoughts around social networks for learning. Starting with Social Networking was a blessing and a curse. Social networks have a tendency to be a bit messy. How do social networks relate to formal learning?

Blogs, Social Networks and LinkedIn Answers

Clark Quinn

The question was: What is your assessment of the relative benefits of pure blogging vs LinkedIn Answers and other social networking platform-based discussion venues? consider LinkedIn Answers to be quite a different animal. LinkedIn Answers is limited in time and does not create any kind of sustained conversation.

Grassroots Community Building through Social Networks

Harold Jarche

Other group-forming activities have been more social. Lisa Rousseau can’t make it, so we’re pinch-hitting.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Social Networks and Urbanization

John Hagel

The article provides an interesting overview of social network sites and the various roles they tend to serve, especially for kids.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Social Networks and Urbanization

John Hagel

The article provides an interesting overview of social network sites and the various roles they tend to serve, especially for kids.

My Network is my Net Worth: A Personal Story

Dan Pontefract

It’s our network. Example #1. Example #2. couple of years ago I sent a LinkedIn request to Jon Husband, architect of Wirearchy.

Learning is Connecting

Harold Jarche

Learning is happening on every social media platform. Here are last year’s top 10 : Twitter: Social network and micro-blogging site.

What Makes a Social Network Valuable? | Over the Seas

Kevin Wheeler

Home About Future of Talent Subscribe Over the Seas Thoughts on Recruiting, Learning and Other Things as I Ramble around the World What Makes a Social Network Valuable? by Kevin Wheeler on July 23, 2009 Is your social network valuable simply because of the number of people you have in it? I don’t think so. Join us.

I’m Boycotting Mixtent, Here’s Why

Dan Pontefract

Rate & Discover The Most Talented People In Your Network. LinkedIn, for me, is the new business card rolodex service. world. mixten

sense-making with social media

Harold Jarche

LinkedIn is a useful professional tool. For example, I use Twitter for quick generation and broad sharing. Generation. Elaboration.

The Art of Tidying of Your Online Professional Network Connections

Beth Kanter

These principles are still true today, but a lot of changed with the adoption of online professional social networking sites such as LinkedIn.

Owning our data

Harold Jarche

The Respect Network is an early example of this move, providing a secure network to share private data. Do you own your data?

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Finding the time for networked learning

Harold Jarche

Finding the right information faster can be addressed individually through frameworks like networked learning ( personal knowledge management ).

Why Content Curation Should be in Your Skillset

Jay Cross

An example: How Jay Cross Curates Content. Here’s an example of a no-cost, one-person curation project. It starts in a gallery. articles.

Leveraging visualization

Harold Jarche

Where do you see the greatest point of leverage in the application of scientific understanding of social connection in business?

The Smart Worker : relies on a trusted network of friends and colleagues

Jane Hart

For example -. Tweet. Of course, this is not really new; this is what people have always done in the workplace.

My pick of the best posts of June 2016

Jane Hart

The ultimate LinkedIn cheat sheet 14 June 2016. Social learningOften this capability-building is carried out with others.

Techniques and Tools: How To Visualize Your Network

Beth Kanter

For example, the  Irvine New Leadership Network project that has used network mapping for two purposes: 1) evaluation 2) direct network engagement.

Old dogs, new tricks

Harold Jarche

For example, the project leader for a client of mine was suddenly laid off, after 15 years in the same job. – Euan Semple.

Transforming the Workplace with Radical Management by Steve Denning

Luis Suarez

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

You JUST hired this person.do you even know.

Mark Oehlert

LinkedIn Connections? Do you have any idea at all what kind of network that person will be bringing into your organization? Why not?

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How Many Social Channels Should Our Nonprofit Use?

Beth Kanter

” or variations “Is X social channel worth it for our organization?” Why this gap? ” 2. Kudos to @petsuppliesplus.

Social Media: An Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I was asked to contribute my responses to interview questions on social media for a new journal called The Future of Learning and of course I was happy to send some thoughts along. When did you start getting interested in the potential of social media in education and why? It all depends on what you call social media. need it.

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Transforming Nonprofit Staff Into Champions on Social

Beth Kanter

They are passionate about your organization and social change, and will talk about it to anyone who will listen. Nonprofit Examples.

Social Business in 2013 – A Challenge

Luis Suarez

Dear Social Business Evangelist, Where Art Thou? Why Social Business Keeps Failing to Deliver. And here is why … . Here is the list: .

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

social learning, are fully immersed, rich experiences that one cannot avoid, but fully embrace when bumping into them time and time again.