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Organizing Talent

Harold Jarche

Content creators are too often mere fodder for Google, Facebook, Twitter, etc. Talent is original. Labour is viewing humans as resources.

100 Twitter accounts for Philomaths (Lovers of Learning)

Jane Hart

Listed in alphabetical order, you probably won’t want to follow them ALL – but if you do, here is my ForPhilomaths Twitter list.

Organizations Don’t Tweet – Review

Harold Jarche

The title, Organizations Don’t tweet, People Do – A manager’s guide to the social web by Euan Semple pretty well describes this book.

Charming finds on Twitter

Harold Jarche

Here are some of the observations and insights that were shared  via Twitter  this past week. Now 76% of Twitter users post status updates.

Keynote slides: The Power of Social Media and Future Organizations

Ross Dawson

Keynote: The Power of Social Media and Future Organizations. Future of work Keynote speaker Professional services Social media Twitter Web 2.0

How Do I Get My Nonprofit’s CEO To Use Twitter or other Social Media?

Beth Kanter

Here’s another example about a nonprofit CEO (Helen Clark of UNDP) using Twitter to engage audiences about policy. 3. ” 1.

A Twitter Conversation With Myself About Culture and Cetaceans

Dan Pontefract

proceeded to have a Twitter conversation with myself. I’ve always been an admirer of cetaceans. It’s a metaphor linked to culture.

Twitter Thanks and Social Media and Public Health

Nancy White

So before I share the slides I want to send a Twitter thankyou/shout out to all the people who provided retweets, links and information. Why me?

Rwanda and Twitter

Beth Kanter

@ Rubsfido @ jfclearywisc social media ia a great platform for learning. Feed a child, feed a nation! V572VRhP. MIGEPROF (@MIGEPROF) March 13, 2012.

Case Study: How Human Rights Watch Leverages Employee Personal Brands on Twitter

Beth Kanter

There are no better champions for your organization’s communication’s strategy than your staff. Encourage setting up Twitter Lists and Hashtags.

Which Century is Your Organization In?

Kevin Wheeler

Home About Future of Talent Subscribe Over the Seas Thoughts on Recruiting, Learning and Other Things as I Ramble around the World Which Century is Your Organization In? Some organizations are looking for ways to adapt to all of this without endangering their own success, but it may be that these two different needs are not compatible.

Apparently, Organizational Culture is Crap

Dan Pontefract

The organization on the whole will remain disengaged or disenfranchised no matter what pharmaceutical medicine is applied. ” . Period.

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

Beth Kanter

This study shows that Twitter has become a formidable communication tool allowing the broadcast of short messages to millions of followers.

A pause for reflection as I pass a Twitter milestone

Jane Hart

Over the weekend the number of followers on my Twitter account, @C4LPT, passed 10,000 – so a big thank you to all of you who follow this account!

The nitty gritty of Organizations Don't Tweet, People Do

Euen Semple

This is what I love so much about Hilary Clinton on Twitter. I am often asked "What is it like to work with The United Nations or The European Commission". struggle with the question because I don''t. work with people who work for those organisations. Our conversations will be about how they do social media and again I struggle.

Guest Post: Infusing “Social” into Social Justice Organizations

Beth Kanter

Infusing Social Into Social Justice Organizations – Guest Post by Daniel Jae-Won Lee, Executive Director of the Levi Strauss Foundation.

Holacracy Is Not The Answer To Your Employee Disengagement Issues

Dan Pontefract

Holacracy is a way to operate without the classic ‘command and control’ dogma found in many of today’s organizations. Holacracy? Really?

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Reflecting on the State of Enterprise 2.0 as an Organizational Culture Change Agent

Dan Pontefract

Whether on the coffee breaks or in the hallways in addition to the Twitter back-channel, the primary theme being chatted about was culture.

How the Head of UNDP Uses Twitter To Engage Around Development Policy Goals

Beth Kanter

Love this! RT @CMLoNigro : @HelenClarkUNDP now taking questions on #post2015 – use #2030Now in your tweets! #WEF.

Seven Ways Your Organization can Put Privacy Into Practice – and Why

Beth Kanter

Seven Ways Your Organization can Put Privacy Into Practice – and Why Guest Post by Taryn Degnan. Does your organization have a mobile app?

How @GoodwillIntl is Celebrating Labor Day with Twitter Campaign #150jobs AND Measures Success

Beth Kanter

One of their  newest experiments is a Twitter campaign, #150jobs. What is the objective of the Twitter campaign? dm4V4. Housekeeping

Instructional design in 140 characters #140id

Jane Hart

When I talk about the power of the simplicity of Twitter, people often tell me you can’t say much in 140 characters. TwitterUPDATE.

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Enterprise Twitter

Jay Cross

Like most old farts, I was reluctant to get into Twitter. If you have no idea what I’m talking about, invest two and a half minutes of your time here: If that’s not enough, here’s Twitter founder Jack Dorsey explaining how people and organizations are using Twitter. Twitter operates in real time.

Tweet Kings & Pretty Things (aka Micro-Blogging Habits)

Dan Pontefract

Clearly organizations will need to expend considerable effort in trying to create habit.” Limayem, M., Hirt, S.G., Barnes, Stuart J.;

How To Build A Truly Purpose-Driven Company Through The Example Of Stocksy

Dan Pontefract

stumbled across Stocksy one day in June of 2016 courtesy my Twitter feed. I had never heard of the company prior to that serendipitous tweet.

Should Employees Schedule Time To Be Social?

Dan Pontefract

The more present and active you are in online communities, the more you and your organization benefits. It didn’t start with a tweet.

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Why microblogging has moved to the heart of enterprise social initiatives

Ross Dawson

Intriguingly, I am hearing that some companies are using Twitter as a free enterprise microblogging platform, using protected accounts.

A Review of SAP Jam

Dan Pontefract

Overall, Jam deployed to the organization easier than some of the other SuccessFactors modules. (I can report back on that another day). Blogs.

My Most Engaged Follower On Twitter Is @JenniferPreston

Beth Kanter

Earlier this week I was in Miami to do a social media pre-workshop at the Knight Digital Media Seminar. You need some analysis tools.

Vancouver is Home to Several ‘Social’ Rock Stars

Dan Pontefract

Does the Twitter handle @smith say enough for you? organization social social media social networking technologyWhy not? Summify. Jostle.

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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How Arts Organizations Win Gold Medals in Social Media

Beth Kanter

Gold Medaling in Social Media and Arts Organizations, guest post by James Nickerson. Flickr Photo - Of Small Things. moment. Altius! Fortius!

Using network perspectives to visualize changing culture and meaning

Ross Dawson

Signals organizes shared imagery according to modes of expression. Future of humanity Social trends TwitterCulture Networks (SXSW 2012).

Research: The acceleration of Australian banks’ use of social media

Ross Dawson

Twitter: * CBA, NAB, and Westpac are very active on Twitter. These are often used to give access to videos on Facebook or Twitter.

Community Organizing and Social Justice Measurement in the Connected Age

Beth Kanter

Social justice movement organizers and leaders are grappling with big questions. What are the paths to the more easily counted tangible results?

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. Thanks for reading.

How To Use Facebook Timeline Covers To Spread Your Organization’s Brand

Beth Kanter

Last week,  Facebook rolled out the Facebook Timeline to all users. The Ocean Conservancy has done just that! Leave a URL in the comments.

Are we addicted to the notification of notifications?

Dan Pontefract

Even worse, that research was before Twitter, Google+ and Facebook … and for the most part, the launch of Enterprise 2.0 You ask a question.

Bersin and Caterpillar Webinar on High Impact Learning Organizations Now Available On-Demand!


What is it about the best learning organizations that makes them just that – the best? The full recording is available here.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-24

Jane Hart

RT @ tmiket : Self-Organizing Conversation as an Invitation to Serendipity # yam [link] #. Powered by Twitter Tools. Twitter twitterTweet. 100 people already signed up for “30 ways to use social media to work & learn smarter&# starts 30 May [link] # lrnchat #astd2011 #. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] ?