Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Cloud Field. The social way.

Martijn Linssen

The social way to the future Cloud computing is Internet-based computing, whereby shared resources, software, and information are provided to computers and other devices on demand, like the electricity grid Thats the definition from the wiki and its pretty fine if you ask me.

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Noticing some nice non-profit wiki work | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Today I received an email update about a local coalition here in Washington State (USA) that reminded me about their great wiki work. Check out the Communities Connect Network Wiki. Then Peg hit on using the wiki to be the central point for the coalitions training programs.

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Noticing some nice non-profit wiki work | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Today I received an email update about a local coalition here in Washington State (USA) that reminded me about their great wiki work. Check out the Communities Connect Network Wiki. Then Peg hit on using the wiki to be the central point for the coalitions training programs.

Wikis at Work

Tony Karrer

Found via Big Dog Little Dog - It's information collaboration - discusses the use of Wikis within organizations. Some of the points it makes: Gartner predicts that by 2009 half of companies worldwide will be using wikis Examples of use Acronyms and industry terminology, best sales practices, case studies, client information, meeting minutes. One thing that's been interesting the past few years is that Desktop Search is only now taking off inside corporations.

Why #VRM is Fools' Gold

Martijn Linssen

Heres the definition of VRM according to Wiki: The goal of VRM is to improve the relationship between the demand-side and the supply-side of markets by providing new and better ways for the former to relate to the latter. Business or Pleasure? -

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

Mark Oehlert

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. The value is that it lists 100+ alternative search engines that you may not even be aware of. This post lays out a number of search sites that will donate a portion of their ad revenues to charity.

Knowledge Sharing in the CGIAR – Tools and Methods for Sharing Knowledge: The CGIAR’s Wiki Approach | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This evolving resource – continually updated, edited, expanded, and critiqued in wiki fashion – is targeted mainly on scientists, research support teams, and administrators in the 15 international centers of the CGIAR.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Wikipatterns: A How-To Site on Driving the Adoption of Wikis Within Your Organization

Mark Oehlert

A collection of patterns and anti-patterns (or actually resistance patterns) for moving forward with Wikis within your organization. " Then proceeds to lay out usage, examples, common problems, etc (the site itself is a wiki so that you can contribute to it yourself.)

Journalism is outlining

Doc Searls

Someone should have created a wiki that would let anyone in town annotate those lists of streets without power and streets — if any — where power crews were working. Sometimes lists, data bases, photos, maps, wikis, and other new tools can do a better job. Go deeper than wikis. Wonderful as they are, wikis are very flat as outlines go.

Why Content Curation Should be in Your Skillset

Jay Cross

You expect the curator of an art gallery to know the collection and to: search out the best items. I set up a Google Search for daily news on the topic. and put in search terms and authorities to listen to. Curation can boost your profit and help your people grow.

Peeragogy

Jay Cross

Housed on a wiki, Peeragogy keeps on improving. My workscape could include participating in a community of field technicians, looking things up on a search engine, and living in France for three months.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): "Seven Strategies for Implementing a Successful Corporate Wiki" (Industry Week)

Mark Oehlert

Main | "The Core of Fun" (Raph Koster via IT Conversations) » March 12, 2008 "Seven Strategies for Implementing a Successful Corporate Wiki" (Industry Week) ( article link ) When I first saw this article, I thought great, another study telling us what we already kno w.

Peeragogy

Jay Cross

This free, open, crowd-sourced wiki-book shows us the best ways to get there. Intro: If you want to learn how to fix a pipe, solve a partial differential equation, write software, you are seconds away from know-how via YouTube, Wikipedia and search engines. The Peeragogy Handbook.

GEWR Online Event After Action Review | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

The After Action Review (AAR) of the event is now up on the wiki if you are interested! The DGroup was augmented with a Wikispaces wiki to enable quick capture, summarization and machine translation of the group emails. The language sub groups were the most utilized, and few reported using the wiki/Google Translate option (80% did not use it, but the 20% who did found it useful. The overall wiki page view does show a doubling in traffic during the event.

In retrospect 2000-2010: omphaloskepsis ruled

Martijn Linssen

application development|B2C|Social Business Design|trust| Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Search blog Loading. Business or Pleasure? -

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

Mark Oehlert

» February 11, 2008 "MIT Researchers Advance Lecture Capture with Search Capabilities" (Campus Technology) ( story link ) Now this is what I call an *LMS (lecture management system).

Article on the CGIAR’s Knowledge Sharing Toolkit | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

This evolving resource – continually updated, edited, expanded, and critiqued in wiki fashion – is targeted mainly on scientists, research support teams, and administrators in the 15 international centers of the CGIAR.

Workshop on Mass Collaboration - Day One

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Nature article on massively collaborative mathematics (see the wiki PolyMath). Some of the dimensions investigated included: - responsiveness - engagement intensity - role distribution - reward mehcanisms Another project: the CreativeIT wiki - in which we learned that most wikis are dead on arrival. You see this a lot - they set up a wiki where everyone contributes, but you go back 6 months, and there''s nothing there. And this creates a search for antecedents.

What corporates can learn from the Top 10 Tools for Learning 2012

Jane Hart

4 - Google Search. Google is the most popular web search engine, and frequently described as the only e-learning tool you’ll ever need. Good Google web search skills make finding things quicker and easier; and this should be a core skill for everyone.

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1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

BLOGGING & WIKI TOOLS. Wiki. Search/Research. 4- Google Search 10- Wikipedia 52- Google Scholar 62- Bing.

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e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D

Mark Oehlert

which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted. » March 05, 2008 Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D Pardon this hodge podge but I have waaayyy too many items to get through them individually and quite frankly the number of tabs I have open is getting a little scary.

Working in the dark

Harold Jarche

Tools like internal wikis can facilitate this, if they are used. If I want to find general information, I search the Web, and quite often find what I need. I discuss transparency a lot on this blog. I see it as one of the three principles for net work.

The World Cafe Community – Virtual Cafes? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Jul 10 2008 The World Cafe Community – Virtual Cafes?

Working Smarter in Social Business

Jay Cross

This takes more than access to social networks, blogs, and wikis. If you’re not plugged in and running fast at work, you’re falling behind. Continuous improvement. Business people face more and more novel situations every day.

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Free workshop: Facilitating online communities | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Jul 24 2008 Free workshop: Facilitating online communities Published by Nancy White at 12:07 pm under facilitation , online interaction The inimitable Leigh Blackall of the Educational Development Centre of Otago Polytechnic is at it again, this time with an open, wiki/blog based online facilitation workshop starting next week.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Big Basket of Stuff #2.in which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted.

Mark Oehlert

e-Clippings (Learning As Art) Home Archives Subscribe About My Social Networks « Big Basket of Stuff #1: Wikis, IMs, and 3D | Main | Big Basket of Stuff #3.the last for today.and short » March 05, 2008 Big Basket of Stuff #2.in which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted. corporations will have implemented wikis by 2009. which even amnesiacs can remember games.students get connected and wikis get adopted.

Sharing pointedly or broadly

Clark Quinn

It should be noted that in the ‘broadcast’ model, not everyone may be aware that there’s a new message, if they’re not ‘following’ the poster of the message, but it should be findable by search if not directly. Creating these in a richer way that allows for others to contribute requires a collaborative document (once known as a wiki).

The Power of Reuse: Wikipedia in Action

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

Pete Forsyth, Wiki Strategies (See also his blog post with resources for this panel at [link] ) In the past we''ve been saying that it''s important to the field of OER to improve content. Dan Cook, Wiki Strategies I''m a voracious consumer of Wikipedia. When I search to see if an article is credible, I don''t like seeing that the author is anonymous. Q: question was more whether it would conflict with the Wiki education foundation?

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Crosspost from NWWCoP: Twitter Chats and Tweetups

Nancy White

A hashtag wiki. Hashtags.org for searching on hashtags. This is a crosspost from the Network Weavers Community of Practice! On today’s full community “ share fair &# meeting the concept of tweetups and tweet chats came up.

Social learning is what managers do already

Harold Jarche

Here’s an example of a well-used wiki in what one could consider a confidential, highly controlled and regulation-heavy organization: During a typical workday, Intellipedia—the Intelligence Community’s version of Wikipedia—receives about 5,000 contributions.

Social Computing Guidelines and Why You Would Still Need Them

Luis Suarez

Even just go into Google and search for ‘ Social Computing Guidelines ‘ and you will find (first link on the top!) If anything, reaffirming the power of co-creation, through a wiki, of a bunch of enthusiasts, advocates and overall 2.0

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

Google search for web resources. A police officer asks a man searching for his keys under a streetlight, “Are you sure you lost them here?”. Why are you searching here instead of in the park?” These departments are searching under the streetlight rather than in the park.

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Shhhhh! The Next Really, Really, Really, Big Thing Is.

Steve Denning

He then runs through some of the previous “really big things” that didn’t turn out to be so big after all, including eCommerce, search and social media. Greg Satell has an interesting and entertaining post entitled, The Next Really, Really, Really, Big Thing.

LMS vs. LCMS

Xyleme

Social Learning (Wikis, Blogs, Reviews, Comments, Mentoring/Coaching). ?. ?. Faceted, Object Search. ?. ?. The Learning and Development industry, like any other, has been inundated with new technologies and tools for learning.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Why customer service can't.

Martijn Linssen

application development|business exceptions|business rules|Cloud computing|information|standardisation|trust|Twitter| Newer Post Older Post Home Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom) Search blog Loading. Business or Pleasure? -

The cloud and I

Jay Cross

I am not really concerned whether I’m entering text into one of my blogs or a shared blog or a comment on someone else’s blog or a wiki or whatever. You can find it with a search if it’s worth finding.

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Reconciling Formal and Informal

Clark Quinn

This also includes search engines, portals, and more. Recently, there’s been a lot of talk about informal learning, which ends up sounding like formal learning, and this can be confusing. So I’ve been trying to reconcile these two viewpoints, and this is how I’m seeing it.

Learning Analytics: Big Data Applied to Training, Teaching, and Learning

Beth Kanter

To create the report, an international body of experts in education, technology, and other fields convene on a wiki to review research, practice, and significant trends. Learning Analytics comes from a report about the impact of emerging technologies for practitioners in a field.

Research and Evidence

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

These are selected by doing a literature search, then culling them to those that meet the study's standards. The review excluded facilitated e-learning and online education models such as the use of social networking, blogs, wikis and BlackboardTM learning management system software.

2013 – The Year of Social HR

Luis Suarez

Haven’t we learned anything in the last 18 years since we had the first instances of social software tools with blogs and wikis?