Social Software Adoption
AUGUST 10, 2009
Not surprising, the terms most closely associated with Adoption are Adoption of Social Software and Adoption of Enterprise 2.0. Web 2.0
Applications and Theory of Educational Social Software
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
MAY 15, 2007
Social Software session Terry Anderson Independent study - type I for information type study Collaborative - Distance Education - Type C Social software fits somewhere in the middle - allows collaboration, but also things like tagging, the search and sort thing that we're used to. We depend on social connections.
I Know It When I See It
JANUARY 27, 2009
Established vendors of collaboration software are modifying their offerings and repositioning them as social software platforms that have all the features and functions necessary to support the new modes of interacting and getting work done. software. Social Media provides the bridge to cross that chasm. product?
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
OCTOBER 7, 2012
I would like to make just one point, that it is not "Siemen's 'Connectivism,'" that he gave a name to a theory and approach a number of us had been working on for some time. don't mind saying I borrow the name from him, but I would certainly say this is as much my theory (and that of numerous other people) as it is his. We all invented connectivis
The social Web before social networks: a report from 2003
AUGUST 22, 2014
The Web was social before it had social networking software. It just hadn’t yet evolved a pervasive layer of software specifically designed to help us be social. new class of application, unsurprisingly called “social software.” But what sort of sociality were we looking for? ” Nah
Social Business Begins by Unleashing Your Business Talent
MARCH 7, 2011
the huge amount of hidden talent of your workforce by empowering them to make best use of social software tools! That’s right!
Enterprise 2.0, Where Art Thou?
SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
Enterprise 2.0 is the use of emergent social software platforms within companies, or between companies and their partners or customers.
Learn Informal Learning Informally
JUNE 13, 2012
Next month I’ll be offering an experiential workshop on Informal Learning through Jane Hart’s Social Learning Center. Format.
JANUARY 3, 2012
For example, Deming asks what are the multiplying effects of a happy or unhappy customer. Even Conversations help us make sense. Dr. W.
Talking about the Network Era
DECEMBER 29, 2013
Wikileaks, Edward Snowden, Arab Spring, and the Occupy Movement are just a few recent examples. This is a triform society (T+I+M).
Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business
MARCH 4, 2011
Will Social Software follow the same trend? Welcome to Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking!
My New Cheese – Lead Social Business Enabler for IBM’s w3 and www Connections
APRIL 20, 2013
Indeed, an openly Socially Integrated Enterprise. This is it! The moment of truth! The wait is over. The truly mind-blowing one. Bring it on!
Notes on social learning in business
APRIL 1, 2013
We just finished a month-long workshop at the Social Learning Centre which involved over 50 participants from many countries. SocialLearning
The Art of Collaborating Effectively in Virtual Teams
APRIL 26, 2011
Build a social life (integrated with your enterprise collaboration approach). … Maybe. Just do it! NikeTM). Lack of a clear process.
Social Learning at TELUS by Dan Pontefract
JULY 15, 2011
In case you haven’t seen it just yet, let me encourage you all and have a look into Social Learning at TELUS. In this case, at TELUS.
Chief Learning Officer Job Description: Change Needed
APRIL 25, 2010
Social Learning. Health Care Example. Thorough knowledge of both learning AND social collaboration technologies. and Learning 2.0
IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson
FEBRUARY 18, 2011
People-Centric vs. Content-Centric: A Copernican revolution needed to become a social business from louis richardson on Vimeo. . .
Social Networking and Going Back to Basics
MARCH 2, 2012
In “ Is Social Media Becoming a Vast Wasteland? The core aspect of social networking and the good old Web 2.0 Pinterest anyone?
The Soft Skills of Collaboration and The Social Enterprise
SEPTEMBER 14, 2011
Nothing to do with social computing tools alone, really. In the open and transparent world of social networks, that’s how it works.
IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – Get Social, Do Business!
FEBRUARY 28, 2011
In previous blog entries I mentioned how this year’s Lotusphere has been *more* social than ever before! Social Business *is* a hot topic!
Top 10 posts of the year on social media
DECEMBER 22, 2010
Some thoughts on why Australians are #1 globally on social media usage (from a slow start). Email use will be eroded by social media. 3.
Learning With and From Others: Restructuring Budgets for Social Learning
JANUARY 6, 2011
Now is the time for learning professionals to embrace social learning as an emerging and engaging way to enhance an organization’s learning strategy. Add to this the rising inferno (and demand) of social media, informal learning, and anything to do with a 2.0 Enter social learning. Social learning needs learning leadership.
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
FEBRUARY 11, 2012
Theprocess of connecting was involved and complex, requiring the use of modems andspecial software. Commercial software came into existence, including both operatingsystems and application programs such as spreadsheets, word processors, anddatabase tools. One of the first 3D multi-userenvironments, for example, was Alpha Worlds.
Have social networks replaced groups?
AUGUST 25, 2014
Maxim Weinstein responded in an email to my post about what the social structure of the Internet looked like before Facebook, making the insightful point that Facebook meets the four criteria Clay Shirky listed for social software in his 2003 keynote at eTech. Your friends and my friends on Facebook are part of a social network.
Why Do I Share My Knowledge?
SEPTEMBER 19, 2012
We, human beings, are social beings , and as such have been bound to share what we know with others, so that our learning curve never becomes flat.
My top 10 favourite resources from February
MARCH 1, 2012
“A workplace that encourages social learning can more easily become a social business. They happen below the surface.
How to Use Employee Engagement to Boost Your Business
MAY 18, 2011
It’s what the Social Web has managed to unleash and awaken from all of those years. It’s Some others haven’t. And here is why.
Enabling Early Adopters to Lead Your Change Initiatives
OCTOBER 24, 2016
And, right there, right then, your collective Social Business Journey begins …. My dear fellow BlueIQ Ambassadors ? Remember them? Great!
Open Business – From Adoption into Adaptation
MAY 26, 2013
Indeed, there will always be different waves of adopters and each and everyone of us, social software evangelists, should be ok with that.
Disruption by Trusted Advisors
MARCH 31, 2015
With the advent of Big Data, sophisticated analytics, social software, the Internet of Things and cloud computing, just to name a few of the enabling technologies, the “trusted advisor” business model now has the potential to expand from the niche of the very wealthy to become a mass market event. What’s “the next big thing”?
100 eLearning Articles and White Papers
APRIL 28, 2008
Each cell is supported with video examples. Storyboards & eLearning (Pt. 1) " EduTech gEEks.We're a new brEEd Still new on campus, social software tools can support students and staff beyond the classroom, reaching around the world for learning and communication 17. just reached 100. Thought I'd share. collaboration 8.
Reflections from 2011 – Redefining Your Social Web Presence
DECEMBER 29, 2011
Rather technology fails, or The Social Web user experience fails. Even after the Social Web. Welcome to the new elsua! Or both! Really?
2013 – The Year of Social HR
JANUARY 9, 2013
Haven’t we learned anything in the last 18 years since we had the first instances of social software tools with blogs and wikis?
Don’t Underestimate the Value of Your Community Managers
MAY 2, 2012
Key concepts like social capital skills, open knowledge sharing, collaboration, engagement, commitment, passion, trust, etc. They never have. .
A Power of Pull Milestone
DECEMBER 4, 2012
They are enabled in part by new generations of information technology (especially cloud computing, social software and Big Data) that can be deployed in much more targeted and incremental ways than the large scale enterprise applications that ruled the past several decades of technology investment. The challenge of timing.
Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All
JULY 5, 2011
No longer would there be a need to keep up with multiple social networking environments, with multiple networks, with multiple levels of interactions.
5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload
MAY 4, 2011
social learning, are fully immersed, rich experiences that one cannot avoid, but fully embrace when bumping into them time and time again.
Just a Spoonful of Sugar
DECEMBER 13, 2011
” The author goes on to posit that our social capital management is probabl y the same offline as offline. all change.
Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It
JULY 17, 2012
What worked twenty years ago doesn’t work well in the social, always-on, networked world of business we now inhabit. Social. What’s up?
Connectivism and the Primal Scream
Stephen Downes: Half an Hour
JULY 25, 2013
This is why we are advised (for example) not to add distracting graphics or background music to educational materials. Why is this important?