Case Study: Tim Hockey, a Collaborative & Transparent CEO

Dan Pontefract

Tim believes there is a direct relationship between customer service excellence, culture and collaboration. collaboration tools can be used to help push a “culture of collaboration&# as well as a “culture of transparency&# as is evident by Tim’s mea culpa blogging example.

Case study: Using project management for effective crowdsourcing

Ross Dawson

The chapter opens with an excellent case study of how Nick McMenemy uses crowd platforms to drive his startup Virdium. I gained plenty of insights and new ideas in my interview of him, which I condensed into the case study, reproduced below. Case study: How Nick McMenemy runs virtual teams. Collaboration Crowdsourcing Entrepreneurship Future of work[This post first appeared on the Getting Results From Crowds book website].

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Metropolitan IQ and Urban metabolism: Great case studies of innovative, collaborative cities

Ross Dawson

Last week I went to the launch of an excellent issues paper created by The Committee for Sydney , titled #wethecity: Collaborating to Compete in the Digital Era. Case Study 2: UK – Digital Inclusion Champion – a specific role to give the public greater computer literacy and access.

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Insights and real-life case studies in effective crowdfunding for change

Ross Dawson

When you bring people who have a common goal, shared experiences, and the tools to collaborate, you turn an idea into a reality. This evening I spoke at the Crowdfunding for Change event run by Avis Mulhall ‘s Think Act Change.

Tech Wellness in the Nonprofit Workplace: Tips for Avoiding Collaborative Overload

Beth Kanter

The session is designed to answer three questions: Why does collaborative technology overload lead to loss of nonprofit workplace productivity and what are the best practices to avoid it? What is Collaborative Overload? There are ways of working that can reduce collaborative overload.

The Leadership Collapse of Manchester United

Dan Pontefract

You don’t have to like football (soccer) but what has transpired this past year at Manchester United Football Club is a fascinating case study when it comes to leadership. In fact, it is on the verge of becoming a Harvard Business case study, and not one of the good ones.

Smart.fm: Why Goals are the new Lists

Adaptive Path

The team ( Me , Brian Cronin and Kate Rutter ) sought out new ways to bring people together and engage them in collaboration and competition around learning. Case Study Part of the Smart.fm iPhone App Story.

Smart.fm: How to move from web to mobile

Adaptive Path

We clustered these characteristics and then used these as starting points for imagining use cases for the iPhone app. We voted on the top use cases and clustered them based on the mental “mode&# a user would be in when engaging in that activity: Are they in a “Study&# mode?

Lessons in Leadership From Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis

Dan Pontefract

There was no evidence of collaboration (or change in strategy) once the Apple iPhone arrived on the scene. collaboration engagement Executives flat army leadership managing mobile BlackBerry RIM

Becoming a Jedi Master – The Secret Art of Cultivating Online Communities #sbf12 #cmgr

Luis Suarez

But, just in case you may not have, take a look into this particular article , where you will find all of the video recordings from all of the keynote speakers, or this other blog post , where you will be exposed to the video recordings of 40, out of the 65, speakers.

Bringing the smart.fm Experience to the iPhone

Adaptive Path

All of the ideas generated were clustered and use cases for the smart.fm The next step was the organization of the resulting use cases into a mental model and the listing of application features under each mental space. Study : See what I need to do, do it, and see how I’m doing.

Give Piece a Chance

Dan Pontefract

A truly collaborative organization will become a productive force to behold when contribution, in its many different forms, becomes the de facto behaviour of everyone. collaboration communication engagement interlocutor managing reciprocity leadership

Give Piece a Chance

Dan Pontefract

You're reading fresh content from Dan Pontefract at Brave New Org: A truly collaborative organization will become a productive force to behold when contribution, in its many different forms, becomes the de facto behaviour of everyone.

The changing role of L&D: from “packaging” to “scaffolding” plus “social capability building”

Jane Hart

Behind each of the coloured areas there is obviously much more detail, illustrated by case studies and examples – which I’ll talk more about in subsequent posts.

50 suggestions for implementing 70-20-10 (3)

Jay Cross

Member benefits will include the latest research, papers and case studies; thought-leader webinar events; selected publications and an insight-rich newsletter, making it the most useful and up-to-date 70:20:10 information source available. 702010 Collaboration Informal Learning

How Mobility Empowers Work as a State of Mind in the Era of Social Business

Luis Suarez

I kept telling them that perhaps 10 years ago that may well have been the case, specially, when social technologies were still in the making, and we were lucky, indeed, to enjoy that luxury of just b eing on the Internet. Collaboration Communities Enterprise2.0

Global distributed organizations can attract the most talented in the world

Ross Dawson

I illustrated it with a very similar example to Automattic’s work structure: A great case study is web-based collaboration software company 37signals , which has development teams in its head office in Chicago, and in LA, Stockholm, and Romania. Collaboration Future of business Future of work Global economy Looking for talent Social networks

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

wrote an interesting blog post about people who write about collaboration – by themselves. Anecdote: What do you notice about these recent books on collaboration? This triggered some reflections in the comments about the process of writing collaboratively.

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

wrote an interesting blog post about people who write about collaboration – by themselves. Anecdote: What do you notice about these recent books on collaboration? This triggered some reflections in the comments about the process of writing collaboratively.

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

wrote an interesting blog post about people who write about collaboration – by themselves. Anecdote: What do you notice about these recent books on collaboration? This triggered some reflections in the comments about the process of writing collaboratively.

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

wrote an interesting blog post about people who write about collaboration – by themselves. Anecdote: What do you notice about these recent books on collaboration? This triggered some reflections in the comments about the process of writing collaboratively.

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

wrote an interesting blog post about people who write about collaboration – by themselves. Anecdote: What do you notice about these recent books on collaboration? This triggered some reflections in the comments about the process of writing collaboratively.

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

wrote an interesting blog post about people who write about collaboration – by themselves. Anecdote: What do you notice about these recent books on collaboration? This triggered some reflections in the comments about the process of writing collaboratively.

Loose Hierarchies, Strong Networks

Harold Jarche

Networks enable work to be done collaboratively, especially when that work is complex and there are no simple answers, best practices or case studies to fall back on.

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Tacit Knowledge Not Included

Harold Jarche

All best practice case studies should have a warning label attached: Tacit Knowledge Not Included. It’s rather interesting to hear from the same company that 1) their situation is unique, and 2) they are looking for examples of best practices in their industry.

Engagement and motivation in collaborative action | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Both in CoPs and in other collaborative settings. When we are trying to design, support, create conditions for collaboration, how do we best suss out motivation to increase the chance of actual engagement? tags: cop collaboration nancy_white) [.]

Putting Enterprise 2.0 into Context

Andy McAfee

Narrating your work via blogs or microblogs so that others can find you and access your expertise is a great standalone use case, as is narrating your ignorance — asking questions to the enterprise as a whole without guessing in advance who will know the answer. But most informal collaboration, I bet, happens ‘close to’ the formal work of the enterprise. Chatter will turn these into social objects to foster collaboration.

Talking and Walking Collaboration | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

wrote an interesting blog post about people who write about collaboration – by themselves. Anecdote: What do you notice about these recent books on collaboration? This triggered some reflections in the comments about the process of writing collaboratively.

Are Instructional Designers Making Themselves Irrelevant?

Xyleme

3: Collaboration Lets Us Deliver Better Content Faster. When content resides in the cloud as Lego building blocks instead of full courses on an instructional designer''s desktop authoring tool, collaboration and non-linear content development reign supreme.

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No cookie cutters for complexity

Harold Jarche

As social learning, collaboration, and even complexity become mainstream concepts, the array of products and services around them are becoming commoditized. It’s just easier to buy a product, and nobody makes shinier products, such as case studies, than the big consultancies.

Kudos Jacques Godin, an Engaged Air Canada Employee

Dan Pontefract

I am an author (Flat Army: Creating a Connected and Engaged Organization, 2013 and It’s Work Not Jail: The Difference Between a Job and a Career with Purpose, 2014) as well as being the Head of Learning and Collaboration at TELUS.

Activities for Integrating Learning

Clark Quinn

Depending on the ability of the learners, you may start with challenges that are like but not necessarily real challenges, such as evaluating a case study or working on a simulation. The intent is also that the conversations and collaborations be happening in a social media platform.

Collaboration - Knowledge Management - Expert - Hot List

Tony Karrer

eLearning Learning Hot List - May 29, 2009 to June 5, 2009 Top Posts The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Adobe eLearning Suite: is it worth it?

2.0 is a philosophy, not a technology

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Informal Case Studies. Informal Books/case studies. Social Collaborative projects. Social On-job collaboration. Social Collaborative writing. Social Collaborative presentations. Internet Time Alliance spent a couple of days last week putting the 2.0 into a tedious proposal for a large, forward-facing multinational corporation.

Announcing: aWEAR Conference: Wearables and Learning

George Siemens

Wearables hold promise to greatly improve personal learning and the performance of teams and collaborative knowledge building through advanced data collection. When combined with existing data such as social media and learning management systems, sophisticated awareness of individual and collaborative activity can be obtained.

Emergent Value

Harold Jarche

Networks enable work to be done collaboratively, especially when that work is complex and there are no simple answers, best practices or case studies to fall back on. Tweet A certain amount of hierarchy is necessary to get work done. Networks route around hierarchy.

Building a collaborative workplace (or community. or network)

Nancy White

It is out today on the Anecdote site –> Anecdote – Whitepapers – Building a collaborative workplace. From the introduction: Today we all need to be collaboration superstars. The trouble is, collaboration is a skill and set of practices we are rarely taught.

Everything You Need to Know About Social Business and Enterprise 2.0 in Three Short Reports

Andy McAfee

Throughout the second half of 2011, I worked with AIIM (the professional organization for information management and collaboration pros) on a task force to understand the state of Enterprise 2.0 / social business / call-it-what-you-will. In both cases, the corresponding figures are higher for minor offerings. technologies to help Marketing and Sales integration is the least mature of our 3 use cases. That headline is, of course, a pathetic lie.

Engagement and motivation in collaborative action | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Both in CoPs and in other collaborative settings. When we are trying to design, support, create conditions for collaboration, how do we best suss out motivation to increase the chance of actual engagement? tags: cop collaboration nancy_white) [.]

Engagement and motivation in collaborative action | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Both in CoPs and in other collaborative settings. When we are trying to design, support, create conditions for collaboration, how do we best suss out motivation to increase the chance of actual engagement? tags: cop collaboration nancy_white) [.]