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Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die

Luis Suarez

What Twitter did, to use companies like Seesmic to grow and now killing them with their new API rules, is evil. Nobody reads Twitter anymore.

Twitter metadata and where standards come from

David Weinberger

Matthew Ingram at Gigagom blogs about an upcoming Twitter feature called Twitter Annotations. This is potentially great news, since it will give us a way to add context to tweets and to enable machine-processing of tweets, not to mention that URLs could be sent as metadata rather than as subtractions from the 140-character limit.

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Four lessons learned from 12 years of blogging

Ross Dawson

The process of putting into words your views about industry developments, technology, the future, or anything else requires you to structure your thoughts. If you are going to share your ideasin public, you want to make sure you have your facts right, forcing you to research and find the relevant references and examples. Enterprise 2.0

Getting More Value from Your Social Media

Kevin Wheeler

Before social media will become a mature process for recruiting, we need to build appropriate strategies and measurements to gauge its success. Many organizations have a Twitter account, a Facebook fan page, a LinkedIn page and perhaps other social media vehicles as well. Number converted to hires. Join us. Posting tweet.

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Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Enterprise 2.0: The Prodigal.

Martijn Linssen

It's never been a discussion (at least for me) about whether tools are more important than people, process or strategy. Scary! Enterprise 2.0

4.5 things Twitter teaches us

David Weinberger

You can tell that Twitter has added something important to the ecosystem by the volume of the snickering. First, you’re saying everyone on Twitter is an idiot. As a Twitterer ( dweinberger ), I’m going to go with Option #2. Twitter’s success tells us a lot…including the following 4.5 points: 1.

A Playbook for Improving Customer Journeys

Adaptive Path

For example, GE Healthcare redesigned their medical imaging equipment so that children would find the experience less scary. Early Solutions.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Process versus Practice

John Hagel

Business processes were the primary focus of business performance and companies generated considerable cost savings from this focus.

Future of work is complex, implicit and intangible

Harold Jarche

recent example of an intangible asset calculation is Mary Adams’ summary of Twitter’s valuation. No clear leader.

The Future of Work and Learning 2: Chatbots

Jane Hart

Examples of their use might therefore be to. virtual learning coach or assistant (see this example of a university teaching assistant ).

Four Basic Skills for 2020

Harold Jarche

The report identified six drivers of change. I’ve added links to examples of each, three years later.

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Online Facilitation, Twitter, Backchannel and Keynotes | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

So inspired by Cliff Atkinson’s book “ The Back Channel ,&# I decided to integrate a Twitter tool into the slides and thus into the body of the talk, consciously breaking in and out of the audience. The content you can view through the artifacts below, so I’ll reflect on the Twitter backchannel experiment.

What have we learned so far?

Harold Jarche

Personal Knowledge Mastery ( PKM ): A set of processes, individually constructed, to help each of us make sense of our world and work more effectively.

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.

Boundary conditions

Dave Snowden

That includes the co-authors of Essential Kanban Condensed , namely David Anderson and Andy Carmichael. Now I’m not trying to over complicate Cynefin.

engineering our own serendipity

Harold Jarche

Serendipity is the process through which we discover unknown unknowns. For example, I often take public transport when traveling.

My pick of the best posts of June 2016

Jane Hart

Charles Jennings compares learning to drive a car to other skills acquisition processes. Learning is a process. as happy in their work.

tensions of modern learning

Harold Jarche

have appended these new practices with examples and elaborations of what Clark has presented. Learning is a process. Image: Clark Quinn.

The Nature of the Future – Review

Harold Jarche

Foresight Engine : How would you reinvent the process of medical discovery? What will the future look like? Here are some glimpses. Sensemaking.

Social Customer Service - proving you failed?

Martijn Linssen

Notwithstanding the fact that you have a good product to begin with, and the processes and people in place to back it all up. Coffin. Who cares?

PKM as pre-curation

Harold Jarche

For example, I have 2,182 blog posts and 2,858 social bookmarks. Their sense-making processes are already developed. PKM SocialLearning

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Social Media: An Interview

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

started using ICQ ( [link] ) for example in 1997 (My ICQ number: 1287181) well before it was acquired by AOL. started using Twitter ten years later (!/Downes/status/243133812 For photos, I process images from my cameras on my computer using Adobe Photoshop Elements (PC) or iPhoto (Mac). need it.

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Reframing the news

Doc Searls

Twitter isn’t it. Yes, these days it’s pro forma for news media to post notifications of stories and other editorial on Twitter, but Twitter is a closed and silo’d corporation, not an institutional convention on the order of the front page, the editorial page, the section, the insert. Here in the U.S. Richey.

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The Seek > Sense > Share Framework

Harold Jarche

Personal knowledge management is a set of processes, individually constructed, to help each of us make sense of our world and work more effectively.

Holacracy Is Not The Answer To Your Employee Disengagement Issues

Dan Pontefract

Holacracy burst on the Twitter water cooler scene in early 2014 mostly as a result of Zappos. Holacracy is the new black. Holacracy? That’s it.

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Assessment in MOOCs

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

There''s a really good essay describing the process here: [link] Here''s another article: [link] - another form of automated assessment is based on task-completion or success-based metrics. The best example of this is Codeacademy. So the question of marking term papers never came up. How large is enough?

smart cities need smart citizens

Harold Jarche

The French version may be webcast, so watch my Twitter feed for updates. Complex work requires multiple perspectives and non-linear processes.

More (somewhat) emotionally intelligent signage in a parking lot.

Dan Pink

Follow Dan on Twitter. ” And he included this example from the parking lot of a nearby Chili’s restaurant: Tweet. Dan Pink.

Social Learning, Complexity and the Enterprise

Harold Jarche

For example, the role of online community manager, a fast-growing field today, barely existed five years ago. Social learning. Value Networks.

Top 35 Articles on eLearning Strategy

Tony Karrer

went back and looked at what I had written before on eLearning Strategy and saw that I had said at the time: I've spent several hours this morning trying to find good resources on eLearning Strategy development and particularly looking for examples to use in this post. I've really been striking out. I'm hoping that people will help out.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

feature is something that makes a tool usable. ) For example, a wiki is a tool. These are examples of features. My folders. Your folders.

Social learning in action at #elnil

Jane Hart

Rather than give a presentation, we decided to host an informal social learning activity based around a live Twitter chat session. Tweet.

Vancouver is Home to Several ‘Social’ Rock Stars

Dan Pontefract

Take customer feedback, research, surveys and process improvement, add a little web and 2.0, and you have the brilliance behind Vision Critical.(side

On the temptation to declare "email bankruptcy" - Bob Sutton

Bob Sutton

WSJ CareerJournal | Though Now Routine, Bosses Still Stumble During the Layoff Process. couple weeks back, I was listening to Terry Gross of NPR's Fresh Air interview one of the Twitter founders, Biz Stone.    I eventually figured out the client was a twitter follower.).  Bob Sutton. Book Me For A Speech.

Why PKM?

Harold Jarche

On Twitter, I mark my favourites and review them every two weeks, with the best becoming Friday’s Finds. Can you find it now?

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Platforms Are Not Created Equal: Harnessing the Full Potential of Platforms

John Hagel

Social platforms These are similar to aggregation platforms in the sense of aggregating a lot of people – think of all the broad-based social platforms we’ve come to know and love: Facebook, Twitter, etc.  Platforms are becoming increasingly central to business value creation.  What is a platform? So, what did I learn?  

Ensuring knowledge flow through narration

Harold Jarche

Programmers who share their work process and solutions in public are building a resource for other programmers looking to do the same type of work.

Working Out Loud with Google Plus – Part Deux

Luis Suarez

Examples like Grundfos  (Read as well Thomas Asger Hansen ’s take on it), Deutsche Bank , National Fluid Power Association , Lowe’s , etc.

International Organizations and Social Media: News, Engagement, and Social Data for Policy Change

Beth Kanter

Benchmark Studies and Examples. Two-thirds (68%) of world leaders have established mutual connections with their peers on Twitter

The Language of Success

Kevin Wheeler

For example, CEOs instinctively move toward the action that will maximize profits and minimize costs or expenses.  They focus on improving business processes and finding ways to cut costs.  HR is often perceived as acting the opposite.  What would an absolutely first rate, 100% “defect free” recruiting process look like?