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SharePoint 2010: The New Employee Gateway?

Dan Pontefract

Since 2001, Microsoft has sold well over 100 million licenses of SharePoint generating more than $1 billion / year in revenue. Enter SharePoint 2010, due to release in Q2 of 2010. SharePoint 2010 has better 2.0 Microsoft itself has developed the SharePoint Learning Kit.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience

Nancy White

For a number of years I have cringed every time one of my clients tells me that have or are planning to deploy Microsoft SharePoint as a collaborative platform. My focus is on what people DO with these tools, and very often I’ve seen people struggle with SharePoint.

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

SharePoint is many things, but it misses the critical element of social media which is networked connection between people and ideas, easy discoverability, makes visible and allows people to act on weak ties, and support for other network-like interactions rather than closed group performance.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Our ministry’s IT department over the past few years developed one major collaboration application (consultation tool to develop consolidated Swiss statements for UN), based on MS Sharepoint.

More Reflections on SharePoint and Picking Technology | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Our ministry’s IT department over the past few years developed one major collaboration application (consultation tool to develop consolidated Swiss statements for UN), based on MS Sharepoint.

A Review of SAP Jam

Dan Pontefract

Easily comment, like, add a photo or video, discussion, task, whatever … it’s Twitter on steroids or perhaps more like Google+ but in a more accessible way ( see pic ). Bi-lateral communication/connectivity between SharePoint and Jam.

I’m Not Scared of Email; I Developed a System called DADDIO

Dan Pontefract

I’m on Twitter, Skype, Google+ and Facebook. Twitter only permits 140 characters, right?). Whether Google+, Twitter, traditional email, etc. Why Not Merge Outlook with SharePoint? communication email micro-blogging social networking technology daddio Email messagin

The Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 list is revealed

Jane Hart

The top tool for the 4 th year running is Twitter, with both YouTube (2 nd ) and Google Docs (aka Google Drive) (3 rd ) retaining their places for the 3 rd year in succession.

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Seven Things I Learned This Year

Tony Karrer

Twitter is Much Better than I Thought for Learning I used to say during presentations that I wasn’t quite sure about twitter as a learning tool. During 2010, I’ve been ramping up my use of twitter as a learning tool. It was definitely helpful to spend time going through Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions 2011 #LCBQ

Tony Karrer

Strategy" Fails Corollary: if you have SharePoint installed, you will be using SharePoint a lot more this year. Twitter, Yammer), wikis, blogs, discussion groups, etc. Learning technologies are becoming social, collaborative, and virtual. eLearning Technology.

Top 10 eLearning Predictions for 2010

Tony Karrer

But when I do these predictions, I focus on the stuff that’s part of the bigger trends and the potential that these trends have for impacting workplace learning professionals especially around the impact that technology will have. eLearning Technology.

What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

The social business bandwagon has arrived and companies are installing Chatter, Jive, Connections, Socialcast, Yammer, Socialtext, Sharepoint, HootSuite, and more to replace outmoded intranets and improve the way they transact business. What Universities Must Learning About Social Networks.

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 Example: sharepoint. Higher ground.

Micro-Blogging is Good for Leadership, Good for Your Culture

Dan Pontefract

The problem, however, is that due to the rise in popularity of Twitter and its consumer driven use as a life-casting tool, the inherent company benefits get lost in the shuffle. First of all, let’s discuss technology.

Working Smarter eFieldbook $12

Jay Cross

If an organization is committed to Microsoft Sharepoint, IBM Lotus, Salesforce, SAP, or another proprietary solution for in-house communication and project management, the workscape designer tweaks that platform for optimal learning rather than trying to replace it. Technology, be it web 2.0

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I Know It When I See It

Andy McAfee

To put some flesh on each of these terms… Freeform means that the technology does not in any meaningful way impose, hardwire, or make and enforce assumptions about - Workflows - Roles - Privileges - Content - Decision right allocations Instead, people come together as equals within the environment created by technology, and do pretty much whatever they want. I want to stress one more time that technologies that are not freeform are not bad or shortsighted or somehow deficient.

2009 Top Posts and Topics

Tony Karrer

Twitter as Personal Learning and Work Tool Tool Set 2009 Knowledge Work Types LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers SharePoint Using SharePoint SharePoint Examples SharePoint Fear and Loathing by Learning Professionals 12 eLearning Predictions for 2009 Long Tail Long Tail Blogging is Dying? eLearning Technology. It’s interesting at the end of the year to go back through blog posts to see what my Best of 2009 is.

Once more, across that chasm

Harold Jarche

Geoffrey Moore’s analogy of “ crossing the chasm ” is that any new technology is quickly adopted by innovators and early adopters, but there is a chasm to cross in order to get the more pragmatic majority to adopt the new technology. Tags: Informal Learning Technology

Hungry to Connect

Tony Karrer

But it was a twitter comment (side note: Twitter Forces us to Transmit the Big Idea ) that really made me pause and go – wow, I need to think about that: @tonykarrer people are hungry to connect w/others, to talk about things that matter to them, to learn. Look at the speakers in SharePoint Update who came and willingly pitched in and helped. When I think about the SharePoint Micro Virtual Conference, that's what it was all about. eLearning Technology.

Social Networking: The Benefits Outweigh the Constraints

Nigel Paine

There are more and more pieces of software that let you build, Facebook, Twitter, blogs and wikis inside your intranet. s SharePoint has been spectacularly successful in delivering enterprise control but loose, flexible apps and freedom for individual employees to choose where to go, if they have permission. This is of peripheral interest to a single Twitter account user, but vital to measure business impact. A version of this post appeared in Learning Technologies Magazine.

Wiki Owner

Tony Karrer

Do you use any of the following technologies in your organization? Choose all that apply Technologies Used Percent % Corporate Collaboration Portal (eg. Sharepoint) 57% Peer Coaching/Teaching 52% Media sharing (images, videos) 48% Collaborative Spaces - Wikis 47% Blogs 45% Learning Systems for Social Learning (LMS/LCMS) 42% Social Networks 41% Employee Profiles 33% Content Ratings and Reviews 13% Twitter and Mobile Content 12% So I'm not 100% sure I get the disconnect.

eLearning Predictions Further Thoughts

Tony Karrer

I ran into a post about Using Twitter at Work. I expected it to be about how to use twitter as a knowledge worker. If you are working for a company that falls in the first category (no social media please), its better that you install a Twitter mobile app on your cell phone and not use the office computer at all for tweeting. SharePoint We had some very interesting exchange around SharePoint. eLearning Technology.

Communities and Networks Connection Hotlists

Nancy White

Notice how many are about Twitter ! Twitter Compared to IM, Email and Forums - Collaborative Thinking , March 2, 2009. How to use Twitter for PR - FreshNetworks , March 15, 2009. Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience - Full Circle , March 23, 2009.

Interesting Information via eLearning Learning

Tony Karrer

Lars Hyland - Lars is Learning Good to see Learning Technologies , Mobile Learning come up for Lars. Mel Aclaro - Business Casual Mel has a lot of interesting topics, but clearly a lot around social topics ( Social Media , Social Networks , LinkedIn , Twitter , RSS , Social Network , Facebook ), but keep him in mind for Streaming , Privacy , and Internationalization. We've implemented a few features in the eLearning Learning Community.

Is Enterprise 2.0 a crock?

Jay Cross

The Google Wave Federation Protocol is evolving as an open source project, and as the community and technology grows, here are the guiding principles: Wave is an open network: anyone should be able to become a wave provider and interoperate with the public network.

Valuable Content - Views and Social Signals

Tony Karrer

Nancy's top ten posts for Q1 according to various social signals were: Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience - Full Circle , March 23, 2009 CoP Series #6: Community Leadership in Learning - Full Circle , March 10, 2009 Twitter as Search Engine or Community Seed - Full Circle , March 6, 2009 CoP Series #5: Is my community a community of practice? eLearning Technology.

Most Viewed Posts First Quarter 2009 - What next?

Nancy White

Tom Vander Wall Nails My SharePoint Experience. Twitter as Search Engine or Community Seed. CoP Series #10: Stewarding Technology fo. Visualizing my Twitter Friends. Twitter, being cool and a great video. I was poking around my WordPress installation this weekend and realized I could see the top posts from the last quarter. I was curious what garnered attention and how that might inform what I write going forward. Well, actually, I’m not that disciplined.

Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity | 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… Mar 31 2009 Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity Published by Nancy White at 1:47 pm under Digital Habitats , communities of practice , technology stewardship , visual thinking A couple of people have asked me for more materials related to the Community Orientations Spidergram activity.

Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity | 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… Mar 31 2009 Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity Published by Nancy White at 1:47 pm under Digital Habitats , communities of practice , technology stewardship , visual thinking A couple of people have asked me for more materials related to the Community Orientations Spidergram activity.

Full Circle Associates " Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Mar 31 2009 Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity Published by Nancy White at 1:47 pm under Digital Habitats , communities of practice , technology stewardship , visual thinking A couple of people have asked me for more materials related to the Community Orientations Spidergram activity.

Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity | 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… Mar 31 2009 Digital Habitats Community Orientation Spidergram Activity Published by Nancy White at 1:47 pm under Digital Habitats , communities of practice , technology stewardship , visual thinking A couple of people have asked me for more materials related to the Community Orientations Spidergram activity.

Friday’s Finds #27

Harold Jarche

As part of my – sense-making, moving from tacit to explicit, sharing with others – PKM system, here’s what caught my attention via Twitter during the past week. Chris Hardy: “new technology plus old organization = costly old organization; need new biz models and plan DAU [defense acquisition university].&# mdkemmler “Interesting comment someone made – ‘Sharepoint is a creativity powervac’&#.

eLearning Topics

Tony Karrer

When you look at the keywords on the left you see things like: Social Learning (356) Social Media (411) Twitter (725) Google Wave (22) Camtasia (76) Adobe Captivate (71) Social Network (460) Now, the content set in this case are highly skewed towards innovators as compared to the topic sets being used by my past analysis (training conferences). That indicates that someone is talking about that year and about twitter in the same content. eLearning Technology.

Learned about Learning in 2009

Tony Karrer

Tool Set 2009 LinkedIn Guide for Knowledge Workers Top-Down Strategy Better Memory Information Radar Processing Pages with Links Networks and Learning Communities Network Skills Twitter as Personal Work and Learning Tool Search Browser Short Cuts Work Literacy Workshop Collaboration Tools Remote Collaboration Also, a lot of my presentations have been about exactly these things. See also: Twitter Conference Ideas and Twitter and Webinars. eLearning Technology.

Top 9 Posts You May Have Missed

Tony Karrer

While it talks in terms of SharePoint, really the patterns described relate to all different types of tools. #2 I'm frankly not sure why you are reading this and are not linked to me on LinkedIn or for that matter following me on twitter - @tonykarrer. #6 eLearning Technology. Since I'm out, I'm thinking this is a good time to point you to some past posts. The last post was what I've been writing this year that social signals say is good reading.

So many thoughts, so little time

Jay Cross

New Twitter Research: Men Follow Men and Nobody Tweets - HarvardBusiness.org , June 1, 2009. Twitter’s Ten Rules For Radical Innovators - HarvardBusiness.org , June 5, 2009. Twitter Drives Traffic, Sales: A Case Study - OReilly Radar , February 19, 2009. Twitter is Not a Conversational Platform - OReilly Radar , June 9, 2009. Goodreads vs Twitter: The Benefits of Asymmetric Follow - OReilly Radar , May 10, 2009. Twitter Workshop , June 19, 2009.

ASTD Follow-Up

Tony Karrer

Improve your Work Literacy I would highly encourage going through the recent series of posts all about Tools and Methods for Work and Learning : Work Skills Keeping Up Top-Down Strategy Better Memory Information Radar Processing Link Pages Network Learning Collaboration Twitter as Personal Work and Learning Tool Search Browser Short Cuts Work Skills Workshop Keynote Links I mentioned in Twitter Conference Ideas that I was sending messages and links during the keynote.

New Learning Solutions

Tony Karrer

For example, if you build something that integrates with Facebook, Twitter, etc. Or maybe it's a product that lives on top of SharePoint. If you can integrate with Facebook, Twitter, or similar products and you have some kind of viral aspect, then that could make you more interesting. They allow you to set up a corporate twitter that is based on your email domain without ever asking permission from IT. And if you are able to use it with twitter, Facebook, etc.

February Informal Learning Hotlist

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

Blog – Physicist Discovers How to Teleport Energy - Technology Review Feed – Tech Review Top Stories , February 2, 2010. 5 Simple Twitter Listening Tips Every Marketer Should Know - ReadWriteWeb , February 2, 2010. SharePoint Social Learning Experience - eLearning Technology , February 1, 2010. Best of Informal Learning Flow. February 1, 2010 to February 27, 2010. The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals.

My Moodle Test

Xyleme

Home > Learning Technologies , Standards > My Moodle Test My Moodle Test October 9th, 2009 Goto comments Leave a comment Talk has been heating up lately regarding the use of open source versus proprietary systems for learning. Does your company use an open source Enterprise Content Management Solution, or perhaps Sharepoint or Documentum?) Follow @dawnpoulos on Twitter. Home About Podcasts Videos Xyleme Inc.