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The state of expert networks and the rising role of LinkedIn

Ross Dawson

It is some years now since ‘expert networks’ have become a significant force, linking subject matter experts in science, technology, and business to clients, largely in funds management and finance, usually at very healthy hourly rates. The reality is that LinkedIn has been used as a proxy expert network by many for some time now.

Creating a Return on Investment (ROI) calculation for Enterprise 2.0 and internal social media

Ross Dawson

Chapter 16 of my report Implementing Enterprise 2.0 is on Building a Business Case. If so, also have a look at the free chapters from Implementing Enterprise 2.0 on issues including risks and benefits, and how these flow into effective governance. Return on Investment for Enterprise 2.0 Time saved searching for information.

What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

What Universities Must Learning About Social Networks. How do I search for information?”. Networks are the glue that connects us.

On my 3rd Twitter birthday: 7 reasons Twitter is central to my life

Ross Dawson

In contrast to most social networks, Twitter provides a space for unbounded conversation. Anyone can follow you, find your tweets passed on by others, discover you in search, or come across you in any of a multitude of ways. In Living Networks I wrote how technology facilitates human connection.


Jay Cross

Informal Learning Web 2.0The Peeragogy Handbook. How to Use this Handbook. Working together is how things get done.

Yelp leaps into the underserviced consumer review space in Australia

Ross Dawson

Local search is a highly sales-intensive business, so the Sensis deal means Yelp can effectively build presence and monetize with limited local staff. Australia Business relationships Reputation Social media Social networks Web 2.0The first rule of review filtering is not to talk about review filtering,” he said.

The secrets of BigCommerce’s success

Ross Dawson

Below is an example of one of BigCommerce’s successful tutorials, on how to rank on long tail searches on Google.

7 Shifts: The Future of Social Media and Internal Communications

Ross Dawson

Social search will drive value. The promise of social search will finally bear fruit, with for once enterprise technology moving ahead of consumer tech. Network analysis will drive performance. His blog Trends in the Living Networks is ranked as on the top business blogs in the world. Enterprise 2.0

Stager, Logo and Web 2.0

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Gary Stager offers an impressive assessment of the use of Web 2.-0 His criticisms are directed mostly toward David Warlick and others who are advocating the 'revolutionary' use of Web 2.0 think his criticisms are effective against the School 2.0 And I think that it is because the School 2.0 The Web 2.0

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: SOA Versus Web 2.0?

John Hagel

At the end of last year, I posted on the relevance of Web 2.0 " and "Web 2.0 The champions of Web 2.0

Peer Review vs. Search Engine Places - Quality of Information in a Web 2.0 Sources

Tony Karrer

But what really caught my eye was the statement: For information-seekers using their favorite search engine, quality is simple to define. Yet it is increasingly likely that they will first search Google; the article that shows up on the first page of results will be a winner no matter what its published pedigree. What Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Is Web 2.0 Safe?" (MSN article)

Mark Oehlert

Safe?" (MSN article) Here is the shocking synopsis of this article : Security needs to be better in Web 2.0 books futures Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): New Web 2.0 Visualization/Explanation from Ross Dawson

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Blogger/Blogspot Will Not Resolve To *.mil mil domains | Main | Quote of the Day » August 17, 2007 New Web 2.0 well have 2.0 August 17, 2007 in Learning/Web 2.0 , Visualization | Permalink Technorati Tags : web 2.0

I’m Boycotting Mixtent, Here’s Why

Dan Pontefract

Rate & Discover The Most Talented People In Your Network. The service itself reminds me of the dreaded Web 2.0 world. mixten

Search - Implications on Knowledge Work

Tony Karrer

It still is surprising that we are not seeing as rapid adoption of search technologies inside the firewall. But, likely, you are at fault as well, after all, What desktop search are you using? Desktop search via tools such as X1 will change your life. Just search and you will find. If the answer is "none". Not anymore.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): SCORM 2.0 and Web 2.0 Considerations

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « A Flashback to an Angry Bill Gates | Main | The Definitive iPhone eCard » July 14, 2008 SCORM 2.0 and Web 2.0 Call for Papers and the upcoming SCORM 2.0 and Web 2.0 books futures Web 2.0

PKM: The Book

Harold Jarche

The more and better we share our knowledge, the more resilient become our networks. Seek/Sense/Share is magnified by Web 2.0.

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The (in)accuracy of long-tail Wikipedia articles – can you help improve mine?

Ross Dawson

The Wikipedia article is also syndicated so that, for example, it is referenced on the first page of Google results when you search for my name. The article says I’m best known for my book Living Networks and how it anticipated social networks. appeared first on Trends in the Living Networks.

Communities and Networks Connection Hotlists

Nancy White

Circling Around To Enterprise 2.0 Twitter as Search Engine or Community Seed - Full Circle , March 6, 2009. Enterprise 2.0

Social tools for networks

Harold Jarche

For example: Social bookmarks let me tag and search a wide array of bookmarks and by making them public they are shared with others, but through no extra effort on my part. Many Web 2.0 The powerful aspect of most Web 2.0 This post was inspired by Dave Pollard’s practical guide to implementing Web 2.0

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.

6 Use Cases for Enterprise Micro-Blogging

Dan Pontefract

Twitter has revolutionized the art of succinct, focused online chats … in this case using Web 2.0 micro-blogging.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Alternative and Activist Search Engines

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Video Killed the Radio Star but What About the Instructional Designer? wisdom » June 22, 2007 Alternative and Activist Search Engines So a post here lays out what it would be like to live for a day without using Google for searching.

Social Networks

Clark Quinn

The first week of our Free - Web 2.0 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. tools.

E-Learning Generations

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

During the development of this second generation we saw theconsolidation of computer-based software and content, and the commercializationof the network itself. Meanwhile, the world of networks began to commercialize.Commercial bulletin board services emerged, such as Prodigy, AOL, GEnie andCompuserv. The core ideas of web 2.0

Too Much Information or a Skills Gap

Tony Karrer

This is similar to the list of Web 2.0 And I personally believe that it's a big mistake to Not Prepare Workers for Web 2.0.

Informal learning hot list for February 2009

Jay Cross

As Tony Karrer explains , we are using what is happening: with the content out in the network. searches that land on us and that occur on the site, and various other kinds of behaviors. Top 10 Tools for Your Blog or Web Site. Understanding Web Operations Culture - the Graph & Data Obsession. network. social.

Working Smarter: Most popular posts of 2011

Jay Cross

patterns, social psychology, value network analysis, anthropology, complexity theory, and more. Enterprise 2.0 Why E2.0 Other Sources.

Revisiting Tom Gilbert

Jay Cross

If your network connections broke down, you would lose your identity at all levels. Just Jay Uncategorized Web 2.0Response. Goals.


Teaching Online Courses – 60 Great Resources

Tony Karrer

As always I do this by looking through eLearning Learning and related sites like Communities and Networks Connection. also did some quick searches for various kinds of things and added them into eLearning Learning (via delicious). would guess that’s an automated search or something – but still very smart way to market/PR.

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

What worked twenty years ago doesn’t work well in the social, always-on, networked world of business we now inhabit. Network Era 2010 -.

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Expert Level Answers via Social Networks

Tony Karrer

One of the interesting points raised via the discussion: If you can get an expert level answer by asking for help through social networks how does that compare to being an expert? regularly use LinkedIn for Finding Expertise and Searching for Expertise - LinkedIn Answers. Tools inside insurance companies with fantastic results.

Groups vs Networks: The Class Struggle Continues

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

It's my first extended discussion of groups and networks. Groups require coherence, networks require autonomy and so on. Why networks?

Beyond Talent

Clark Quinn

Which  is good, but now there’s more on the table.  We now have the benefits of Web 2.0 to leverage. To understand how, it helps to look at the charateristics of Web 2.0. Brent Schlenker talks about the 5-ables: findable – the ability to use search to find things. When others can add value, they do.

Research and Evidence

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Before blogs were called web 2.0, He is a relatively recent PhD and now making a name for himself in the academic community. 25-31).

Five Myths of Social Learning


Home > Social Learning > Five Myths of Social Learning Five Myths of Social Learning December 3rd, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment There is no question that the rise of social networks is creating a profound shift in the way training departments are delivering knowledge to their employees, partners, and customers. The Web 2.0

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology)

Mark Oehlert

books futures Web 2.0 You can try it for yourself here. Clay Shirky My latest additions to From the land of Huh?

Working smarter

Jay Cross

patterns, social psychology, value network analysis, anthropology, complexity theory, and more. original ideas, not the 2.0 In spades.

Why the Semantic Web Will Fail

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

And then there was the company that we sat down with, oh in 2002 or 2003, and laid it all out - RSS, content syndication, social networks. The whole Web 2.0 And I'm saying the semantic web won't work. Namely: the people who designed the Semantic Web never read their epistemology texts. We'll post to these Web 2.0

Automagically discover best content every day

Jay Cross

It’s also a dynamite research tool; you can search articles by topic, author, and/or timeframe. Working smarter draws upon design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 Andy McAfee.