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implementing network learning

Harold Jarche

In the network era , developing the skills of a master artisan in every field of work will be critical for success. New ideas will have to come from our professional networks in order to keep pace with innovation and change in our fields.

Generations, Social and Enterprise: adopt vs adapt

Martijn Linssen

and Social are about humans, people, change management, radical organisation change, and, in the end, about tools And, on the field of Integration, the theme of adopt versus adapt has always played the most significant role in my working life. Do we adopt the industry standards?

Open Business – From Adoption into Adaptation

Luis Suarez

So far, the journey has been incredibly fascinating, if anything, because we are just about to enter the last stage of Social Business Adoption and Enablement: Adaptation. We are not doing Adoption per se anymore, specially, driving adoption.

Enabling Early Adopters to Lead Your Change Initiatives

Luis Suarez

You are now ready then to execute on enabling your early adopters to help you transform your business…. An open community of volunteers where not only social networking advocates are welcome to join in but also everyone else for that matter who may be interested in this new way of working.

Social Business Adoption – The Laggards, The Critics and The Skeptics

Luis Suarez

A couple of years back, Giovanni Rodriguez put together a guest blog post over a ReadWriteWeb on the topic of Enterprise 2.0 Adoption: Does It Have To Be So Hard? In short, they are the ones who will make your adoption efforts a real success or just another IT project failure.

Google+ – fundamental misunderstanding of networks?

George Siemens

As others have stated, it’s Google’s best foray into social networking. Within our research on social network software at Athabasca University (the Elgg-based The Landing ), we (mainly Jon Dron, actually) have been looking at ways to create different representations of activity streams to meet the needs of different contexts. Most evident is Google’s power law making network ways in G+. For example, I move fairly fluidly between my personal networks.

What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

What Universities Must Learning About Social Networks. THE ISSUE IS NOT whether you are going to become a socially networked university but how soon. IBM describes socially networked corporations as the next step in the overall evolution of business. Networks Social Learning

Network Learning: Working Smarter

Harold Jarche

We need to re-think workplace learning for a networked society. Formal, structured learning plays only a small role in getting things done in the networked workplace. Making sense of information, both personally and in networks, is becoming a key part of work. Network Learning.

The Fallacy of Social Networking

Luis Suarez

You may have noticed how over the course of the last couple of weeks I haven’t been much active on the external social networking tools out there that I usually hang out at, such as Twitter, Google Plus or LinkedIn. I guess that’s what blogging / writing does to you.

What blogging was

David Weinberger

At a recent Fellows Hour at the Berkman Center the topic was something like “Whatever happened to blogging?,” ” with the aim of thinking about how Berkman can take better advantage of blogging as a platform for public discussion. They asked me to begin with some reflections on what blogging once was, because I am old. I understand that I’m reporting on how blogging looked to someone in a highly privileged position. My blog was me.

Becoming a Successful Socially Integrated Enterprise – The Long Journey

Luis Suarez

Enabling early adopters to lead your change initiatives. Knowledge Management Learning Open Business Open Leadership #socbiz-adoption adaptation-framework

How Nonprofit Leaders Make Time for Social Media and Other Secrets to Adoption

Beth Kanter

You need to go beyond saying that you think building professional and organizational networks are a good idea for your organization to doing the practice.

Beyond Institutions Personal Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The talk is called "Beyond Institutions Personal Learning in a Networked World" and I want to begin with a story that came across the wires recently and I thought was very appropriate for this venue. The hashtag is a way of creating self-organizing networks.

Beyond Free ? Open Learning in a Networked World

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

I want to talk to you about the concept of free, the concept of open learning, the concept of networked learning in a networked world and the concept of the institution. Watters, 2014) This is a patent for setting up a regional network in the south western United States.

Industrialisation of Social Networking for the Enterprise

Luis Suarez

Or, to put it in other words, automation of your social networking presence. Have we forgotten that with social networking for business we are all in it for the long run? Yes, of course, I am talking about blogging. That’s what blogging is wonderful about.

What the network saw

Harold Jarche

Tweet Instead of comments, many people are using other media to indicate what they think about a web page or blog post, as Doc Searls discusses in Comments vs. Likes, Tweets, Shares and +1s. Here are the top eight (this blog is in its 8th year).

Social Software Adoption

Tony Karrer

You can find all sorts of interesting resources via eLearning Learning around Adoption. Not surprising, the terms most closely associated with Adoption are Adoption of Social Software and Adoption of Enterprise 2.0. adoption Facilitating Adoption of Web 2.0

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Luis Suarez

Like I have mentioned yesterday, it’s been a few days already since I jumped the shark and joined the bunch of early adopters who have been hammering down, and taking for a spin, the latest iteration of Google to get social with Google Plus , right after Google Wave and Google Buzz.

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The Soothing Effect of Blogging

Luis Suarez

It’s hard to believe, even for myself, how the last time I wrote a blog post over here was a bit over two months ago. However, it doesn’t even feel totally awkward, as it used to be in the past, whenever I embarked on a longish blogging hiatus of sorts.

Never Underestimate the Power of Education and Enablement

Luis Suarez

After all, everyone can tweet, blog, share a status update, or perhaps a file and what not. Knowledge Management Learning Open Business Open Leadership #socbiz-adoption adaptation-framework

Social Networking Gets Serious – #prayforjapan

Luis Suarez

One of the main inhibitors with regards to a successful adoption of social software within the enterprise that I keep bumping into from fellow knowledge workers and, specially, their managers!, that Social Networking can be serious. That, folks, is the real value of social networking.

The Networked NGO in India

Beth Kanter

This was the launch of a peer learning group called “ The Networked NGO ,” based on the ideas in my book, The Networked Nonprofit. The four-day intensive face-to-face training was for senior level staff and their social media staffers. Networked Nonprofit Networks Training Desig

A Review of SAP Jam

Dan Pontefract

We went live with Jam in late summer of 2013, and thus far I’d say we are relatively satisfied with what it can do, and where we’re at as an organization in terms of adoption and usage. Blogs.

Nonprofit CEOs and the Network Mindset

Beth Kanter

Today, I have the honor of doing a session at The Allstate Foundation ‘s 60th Anniversary Executive Summit (hashtag #60summit ) where I’ll be talking about leading nonprofits with a network mindset. A network mindset means exercising leadership through active participation.

Micro-blogging can help build your organisational culture

Dan Pontefract

How Micro-Blogging Came To Be. This was the beginning of a new term; micro-blogging. PC Magazine defines micro-blogging as follows: A blog that contains brief entries about the activities of an individual or company.

Reflections on the early days of social networking as LinkedIn reaches 100 million users

Ross Dawson

On the occasion LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman sent out an email to the first 100,000 users thanking them for being early adopters. While I closely followed the social networking space at the time, I didn’t join many. When I was writing Living Networks in 2002 there were no true social networking applications in existence. As it happens this model closer to LinkedIn than any of the other major social networking platforms of today.

Forums vs. Social Networks?

Clark Quinn

I'm debating the value of forum / group / threaded discussion software vs. social network software for a particular situation. It aims at a very broad audience that includes everyone from early adopters to technology laggards. They could also do it as comments on a blog. Social Network Examples are Ning and KickApps. They form a network of people via interactions, groups, etc. Being a network, they generally are a little harder for people to understand.

It is the structure of social networks that shapes influence… and the structure is changing

Ross Dawson

The structure of a social network — for example, whether it is made up of close friends and colleagues or of like-minded strangers who follow Lady Gaga — can have more influence than the size of a group, researchers say. Source : Modeling Information Diffusion in Implicit Networks.

Micro-blogging can help build your organisational culture

Dan Pontefract

How Micro-Blogging Came To Be. This was the beginning of a new term; micro-blogging. PC Magazine defines micro-blogging as follows: A blog that contains brief entries about the activities of an individual or company.

The Networked NGO in Pakistan

Beth Kanter

This blog post includes some reflections on the instructional design, delivery, and insights that I hope will inform the field building discussion taking place over at the Packard OE Program site. Networked NGOs and Social Media Integrated Into Organizational Communications.

Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business

Luis Suarez

Will social networking tools become our next Pandora’s Box, just like email is today for most of us? You know, sending an email is not the same thing as putting together a blog post. Welcome to Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking!

Adopting The No Asshole Rule: Don't Bother If The Words Are.

Bob Sutton

About Subscribe to this blogs feed Email Me Follow Me @ work_matters. Forbes.com Video Network: Weed Out the Bad Seed. FT.com | Management Blog | Pick of the week. BusinessWeek Recommends this blog. About Email Me Subscribe to this blogs feed. Subscribe to this blogs feed. A Cool Old Study » Adopting The No Asshole Rule: Dont Bother If The Words Are Hollow. I'm just wondering who "polices" the rule if a company adopts it.

Innovation through network learning

Harold Jarche

No idea will make a difference without building around it the networks that will support it as it grows, and the network partners with which it will ultimately flourish. This requires a network mindset. Innovation is inextricably linked to both networks and learning.

The Social C-Suite

Dan Pontefract

How does the use of social by the C-Suite affect adoption of social learning in the organization? Ask your employees if there are any tools like blogging, micro-blogging, video sharing or photo sharing being used inside the organization. Originally published to CLO Magazine.

Should Employees Be Incented to Use Social Technologies?

Dan Pontefract

Social collaboration technologies such as internal instances of blogging, micro-blogging, video sharing, discussion forums, idea sharing, wikis, and so on are all key aspects of being collaborative.

In Defense of Alexandra Samuel

Dan Pontefract

I also wrote a 90,000 word book entirely in Evernote … and blogged about it too. Alex is right, and she had the guts to blog about it — at HBR no less — knowing full well what a “shitstorm” it would cause.

Call it Collaboration, Not Enterprise 2.0 or Social Business

Dan Pontefract

There are too many blog and article entries to point back to, although I am partial to Cordelia Krooss’ post entitled “ To Reach Mainstream, We Need to Talk Mainstream ”. Individuals in roles that are coined community managers, social media/networking/learning leaders, consultants, VC’s, 2.0

The Collaboration Curve

Dan Pontefract

so too will an increase be found in knowledge, engagement, networks and performance of said individual participating in the collaboration experience. Stage Two – Engagement and Network. Now that I’m on a mission to merge the terms Social Business and Enterprise 2.0

You Need To Launch An Internal 2.0 Adoption Council

Dan Pontefract

In the last two companies I’ve worked for (including present day), I initiated something called the Social Learning Network or SLN for short. I tend to agree with Nenshad Bardoliwalla and a recent blog post entitled “ Is Enterprise 2.0 Adoption Council. Adoption Council is a way for you to reach out to the organization and do it in a flat, cohesive, collaborative and (incidentally) 2.0 Adoption Council within your own org.

Fred Wilson’s talk at LeWeb

Doc Searls

You can read about them in Linux Journal (starting in 1996), The Cluetrain Manifesto (1999, 2000 , 2011 ), this blog (starting in 1999), ProjectVRM (starting in 2006) and The Intention Economy (2012). 1) We are making a transition from bureaucratic hierarchies to technology-driven networks. But now technology-driven networks are replacing bureaucracies. This is an example of a tech-driven network. All new, all based on networks.