What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

What Universities Must Learning About Social Networks. Increasingly, businesses are looking to more social approaches to employee learning and development. THE ISSUE IS NOT whether you are going to become a socially networked university but how soon. Businesses are being transformed into social businesses. Social business is the flavor of the day in the C-suites of the Fortune 500. How do I search for information?”. Networks Social Learnin

Andyasks , and Hopes for Answers

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Andyasks , and Hopes for Answers by Andrew McAfee on November 25, 2008 I’ve been told by a few people that if I want to really understand the power of the microblogging utility Twitter (which I wrote about here and here ) I need to use it more broadly. This will let everyone track all questions and responses over time by typing "andyasks" into the search box at hashtags.org.

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Andyasks , and Hopes for Answers

Andy McAfee

Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Andyasks , and Hopes for Answers by Andrew McAfee on November 25, 2008 I’ve been told by a few people that if I want to really understand the power of the microblogging utility Twitter (which I wrote about here and here ) I need to use it more broadly. This will let everyone track all questions and responses over time by typing "andyasks" into the search box at hashtags.org.

HubSpot and RentJuice: When New Technologies Meet Old Ways of Working

Andy McAfee

Its founders felt that the classic methods — cold-calling, blanketing prospects with snailmail and email, setting up booths at trade shows, buying advertising, and so on — were losing their effectiveness in a world of caller ID, spam filters, search engines, TiVo, social networking software, and limited attention spans.

My 25 Years of Ed Tech

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

s easy to forget the importance of the early instant messaging services, because they played such a significant role in developing a lot of the thinking that would eventually result on social networks and more. For me, 2002 was the year of learning object repository networks.

Filtering is about trust

Harold Jarche

Some things I learned on Twitter this past week (the first article describes what I’m trying to do here with Friday’s Finds ): @cdn – Filtering is the new search. Search is about Where. JaneBozarth [ Jane was looking for some case studies on Twitter in the workplace]: microblogging at Qualcomm & Qualitative Study on Micro-blogging at Work.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: It's a mobile revolution.

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Saturday, 29 January 2011 Its a mobile revolution - not a social media one Following the dialogue between Malcolm Gladwell and Clay Shirky concerning the events in Tunesia and Egypt, among others, I noticed that both missed a valid point. What the social networks offer on top of that, is the ability to broadcast photos and videos - and thats where the public is involved - not gets involved, but is involved. The social threshold - why cross it?

Social Learning at TELUS by Dan Pontefract

Luis Suarez

On a rather regular basis one keeps bumping into not only some rather interesting and engaging dialogue amongst your social network(s), but also precious little gems that are worth while sharing across beyond G+. In case you haven’t seen it just yet, let me encourage you all and have a look into Social Learning at TELUS. In it, Dan shares how they keep making use of social tools like blogs, wikis, microblogging, etc.

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

From the very first beginning that I got exposed to them over at Twitter, over 4 years ago , till today, where I am using a bunch of various different microblogging / microsharing services, both internal and external, I couldn’t work, nor get much done!, capabilities that any company can turn into, if they would want to dive into the fascinating world of Enterprise Social Computing, and start seeing the business value right away. I heart Activity Streams.

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save Your From Information Overload

Luis Suarez

From the very first beginning that I got exposed to them over at Twitter, over 4 years ago , till today, where I am using a bunch of various different microblogging / microsharing services, both internal and external, I couldn’t work, nor get much done!, capabilities that any company can turn into, if they would want to dive into the fascinating world of Enterprise Social Computing, and start seeing the business value right away. I heart Activity Streams.

Growth flows naturally from the inside

Martijn Linssen

In my view there is a lesser need for control with Social and other "human movements" on the one hand, and a growing impossibility to control on the other hand because of the sheer size of enterprises these days. Globalisation|growth|maturity|social media|trust| Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Search blog Loading. Subscribe Top Posts Generations, Social and Enterprise: adopt vs adapt Enterprise 2.0: The social threshold - why cross it?

My New Cheese – Lead Social Business Enabler for IBM’s w3 and www Connections

Luis Suarez

The soul-searching period is finished and dealt with. I know that some of you folks may be wondering about what happened back in January about who moved my cheese and why was I so relatively quiet on social networks for a good few weeks, right? Indeed, an openly Socially Integrated Enterprise. I am thrilled to announce that Luis Suarez is joining my team as Lead Social Business Enabler for w3 and www Connections. This is it! The moment of truth!

Twitter stats - that just don't add up?

Martijn Linssen

I predict really life-like outcomes when the iPad were to be considered a mobile platform) Its interesting to see that 1/3rd of all Tweeps are using, on a daily basis, other social networks than Twitter. op 5/03/2010 07:05:00 PM Labels: change , Facebook , social media , Twitter 1 reacties: Django said. " Social Network " is ' A ' platform, campus or whatewver of exchange. Social Customer Service - proving you failed?

Nancy White and Suzy – An Intro to Twitter

Luis Suarez

Can you imagine your business having an Enterprise microblogging platform, whether internal or external, behaving in such way for days, if not months already? Certainly, it’s thanks to those wonderful and precious little moments that one sticks around with Twitter for as long as those networks hang around such social networking site. Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing

Why I'm not signing up for Amplify just to comment

Martijn Linssen

The user experience on Amplify is highly dependent upon building a network of people you choose to interact with. Well I do, and so will a whole bunch of other people op 6/06/2010 02:54:00 PM Labels: adopt , Globalisation , social media , trust , Twitter 9reacties: Eric Goldstein said. Amplify is a social network where people can share and discuss news and ideas similar to how they would on Twitter but without the restrictions of the 140 character limit.

The Social Sh*tpile: Social Everything

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Tuesday, 6 July 2010 The Social Sh*tpile: Social Everything Social CRM: pleonasm or tautology? Thats what a tautology does: it repeats the same word, synonyms Enters Social CRM Dennis Howlett shares his unminced words in Holiday rant: SocialCRM, the latest xLA and it brings back memories to me. Now we have Social CRM , or at least we are about to have it. The Social Competitor, nicking great clients and opportunities?

Social from an Architectural PoV

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Saturday, 4 September 2010 Social from an Architectural PoV From an architectural Point of View, the world looks rather classy, and simple. If you ask me: "what is Social all about"? my answer will be: there are many shades of Social, neatly cubicleisable (inventing that word as we speak) As an IT architect, I like to chop up ye olde elephant into a few square areas. I dont see the Social Beauty and the Enterprise 1.0

Working smarter

Jay Cross

Working smarter draws ideas from design thinking, network optimization, brain science, user experience design, learning theory, organizational development, social business, technology, collaboration, web 2.0 patterns, social psychology, value network analysis, anthropology, complexity theory, and more. Working smarter embraces the spirit of agile software, action learning, social networks, and parallel developments in many disciplines. Social signals.

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. Of course they (should) add value to their company, but its not their company - they only (want and need to) belong to it Social is a Pull movement. Subscribe Top Posts Generations, Social and Enterprise: adopt vs adapt Enterprise 2.0:

Learning and KM: Separated at birth?

Jay Cross

A social media consumer, HBS professor, MIT research scientist, and author, McAfee focuses on how emergent social software platforms are benefiting enterprises, and how smart organizations and their leaders are making effective use of them to share knowledge, inspire innovation, and enable decision making. Hear how microblogging is > being used in the enterprise and about other social media tools to connect people, enhance knowledge sharing, and enable collaboration.

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Social (hiccup) CRM tools

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Friday, 16 July 2010 Social (hiccup) CRM tools In the past few days there has been quite some fuss about Social CRM, to which my post did contribute a bit I guess. So, to be honest, I see Listening Platforms as a good tool to turn CRM into Social CRM if only there were Speaking Platforms as well. In fact, I think Listening Platforms could turn Anything into Social Anything. This is going to be the Social CRM tool of the decade, easy.

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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 network was by this time well into the process ofbecoming consolidated. is social software. is as much about mobile computing as it is about social software.

(S)R in (S)CRM is for Record

Martijn Linssen

That makes it a passive, defensive system that operates from the end of the fish trap SCRM promises to engage the social customer where ever she is i.e. operating at the very beginning of that same fish trap. That makes SCRM an active, offensive system, operating at the very start of the fish trap Now, how do we make sure that the Social customer record makes all the difference from the good old-fashioned customer record? Social Customer Service - proving you failed?

Effective Web Conferences – 41 Resources

Tony Karrer

I primarily used the eLearning Learning and Communities and Networks sites and used Conference , Online Facilitation of Conferences , Online Interaction in Conferences , Moderating Online Interaction , and others. Social Reporter , March 15, 2009 The other day I was discussing social reporting and other online activities for a £300-ticket, two-day event with the organiser, and he said: “Next year we are going to have to make it free&#.

The Enterprise 2.0 Recovery Plan

Andy McAfee

Weak-tie networks are great places to look for novel information and introductions to valuable people. And social networking software (SNS) is a great tool for building, maintaining, and exploiting networks of weak ties. Search is the dominant navigation paradigm. People navigate online content by typing words into search boxes rather than navigating through menus. This implies that we should do everything we can to make sure search works well.

The social media I use

Nancy White

Recently I wrote a post that received a lot of attention - more than I would have expected: How I use social media. At the end of the post, I promised to write about WHAT social media I currently use. I started making a list of all the social media I use. Part of my work requires me to do a lot of experimentation, so I have accounts on scores of social media sites - more that are forgotten than are used. Getting stuff (search, content, etc.). Microblogging.