Effective collaboration with wikis | DavePress

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‹ links for 2008-07-07 • links for 2008-07-08 › Effective collaboration with wikis. July 8, 2008 in wikis | 9 comments. own blog ) for some advice how how wikis can be used to throw some rough notes up and invite people to collaborate and share knowledge and experience to develop them into more coherent documents. There’s no way you will pinpoint every person who might be interested in what you are collaborating on. About.

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Grow Your Wiki

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21 days of wiki adoption. collaboration. Collaborative Technology. Course Using Wiki. Enterprise Wiki. managing wiki growth. using wiki in education. wiki adoption strategies. wiki pilot. Wiki tools. Wiki Uses. When to wiki?

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Search wiki: Home. Wikis. Link: Just a link to your wiki. This guide was created using a wiki, and therefore can be easily edited and modified by anyone knowing the password. If you would like to learn more about working with wikis or any other resource you learn about during these tutorials, please feel free to contact a member of the IFPRI Library and Knowledge Management Team. Wikis for project management. Wiki Information Show all pages.

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TruthForce! | How Wiki Software is Changing Communication

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Home » How Wiki Software is Changing Communication. How Wiki Software is Changing Communication. How wiki software is reforming bloated bureaucracies and changing the face of communication. All these applications, however, have only tapped part of wikis potential.

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Secrets of Starting a Wiki – a podcast with Eugene Lee

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A year and a half ago when I was researching how to start a wiki and looking for best practices in wikis – there was little information out there about it. The goal of collaboration is to include as many people to get the best thinking on any given issue. Tags: Wiki

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How I Got My Job As Director Of Social Media – Step 1: Build Experience Then Blog, Tweet, Collaborate!

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Tools like knowledge bases, content management systems, enterprise search, blogs and wikis all played critical roles in the development of these systems.

If You Want a Culture of Collaboration, You Need to Accept the LOLCats Too

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Before wikis were used by the Intelligence Community to develop reports on IEDs , people were creating user badges to show off their favorite NFL teams. Collaborative communities don't just start innovating because you build a website and send a memo.

The 1-9-90 rule won't work for Internal Collaboration

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Ok, so you decide to implement an internal microblogging platform like Yammer or Socialcast, or even an internal Wiki platform like SocialText or Confluence. The cycle of this theory has to be broken when it comes to internal collaboration sites.

Social Media isn'ta Prerequisite for Open Government

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Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 is about more than wikis, open data , Twitter , Web 2.0, or social media—it is about the strategic use of technology to transform our government into a platform that is participatory, collaborative, and transparent. Open government doesn’t start or end with social media – it starts with a mindset that you want to become more participatory, collaborative, and transparent.

Drive for Show, Putt for Dough – a Lesson for Enterprise 2.0 Platforms

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implementation – be it a wiki, a blogging platform, discussion forums, microblogging, or Sharepoint – fail miserably because they forgot to focus on the fundamentals. site is down for maintenance for the rest of the day, rendering all of my data unusable to the rest of my team.

Your Organizationopedia - Make it Stop!!

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Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Enter Intellipedia , the gold standard of wikis behind the firewall. Because building and maintaing a large enterprise-wide wiki like Intellipedia or the wiki available behind my company firewall, is a LOT of hard work.

Justifying Social Media to the Big Wigs

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Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 I worked with one team who had been investing a considerable amount of time in scanning the media for coverage related to their client, copying and pasting those articles into an MS Word document, formatting them consistently, uploading that one file to a shared drive, and then emailing their team with the location of the latest media coverage. web20 wiki Have This Blog Sent to Your Email!

Tired of All-Hands Meetings? Try an INTERNAL Unconference

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Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Development , Social Media On July 9th, 2009, my Strategic Communications team here at Booz Allen held an unconference as an alternative to the traditional All-Hands meeting. How geographically separated is your team?

JOLT - Journal of Online Learning and Teaching

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Wikis as a Tool for Collaborative Course Management. world, wikis have emerged as a tool that may. Because of a wiki?s. collaborative nature, its use also allows students. use a wiki as a course management tool, and shares. Keywords : Wiki, Course Management, Collaboration, Web 2.0, collaborative web application known as a wiki to. wiki allows users to create, post, edit, or delete. As such, a wiki is a useful tool for.

Book Review: The Social Employee

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IBM quickly set up an open wiki accessible to the entire network that would allow IBMers to establish their own computing guidelines…The results of the wiki experiment were quickly adapted as the company’s official social media guidelines.

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Competing on the Field But Cooperating in the Office

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It’s not difficult to find examples of sports teams using social media. There are plenty of case studies of sports leagues and teams using social media for marketing purposes - where are the examples of using social media to improve league and team collaboration?

Enterprise 2.0 Success is About the Players, Not the Field

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Watch your local Pee-wee football team’s practice sometime and you’ll see a lot of dropped passes, missed tackles, and a whole host of other mistakes. But…what would happen if you put that team on Heinz Field and gave them all the same amenities as the Pittsburgh Steelers? platform behind your firewall doesn’t mean your employees will suddenly learn to collaborate with one another. It happens because they have a reason to collaborate.

Software engineering personalities: the Teslas and the Edisons

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When nurturing team culture, engineering leaders will need to identify ways to balance and accommodate these two perspectives. At Sprout Social, we’ve identified several ways we try to accommodate both Edisons and Teslas: Make design documents optional: Teslas may prefer to create design documents more frequently than Edisons, so consider making design documents optional except in the case of major features that could affect other teams.

Wanted: People Who “Know” Social Media and Communications

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Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Let me explain – as I mentioned in one my earlier posts , I’m currently a consultant within the Strategic Communications team at Booz Allen. I’m part of the team that handles crisis comms, change communications, stakeholder outreach, public relations, media relations, etc. web20 wiki Have This Blog Sent to Your Email!

Enterprise 2.0 Reflects the Culture | Social Media Strategery

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Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 If you think that the enterprise-wide wiki you’ve been pushing to install is going to change the culture of your organization, think again. That wiki is going to reflect the culture of your organization, not change it.

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I Started a Blog But No One Cared | Social Media Strategery

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Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 While it’s garnered a lot of publicity , won awards , and really changed the way we think about virtual collaboration here, I get asked this question and others like it (e.g., Why isn’t anyone editing the wiki pages?)

The Many Roles of an Internal Community Manager

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After all, you’re the advocate for the community, not a mouthpiece for the development team. It’s very much like trying to teach someone to use a wiki for collaboration instead of using email.

Out With The Old…Rethinking Outdated Intranet Portal Models Part I – Introduction

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functionality like blogs, wikis, and tagging instead of relying on one-way messages from the top. All three offered a customizable presentation portal, content management system, search, forums and emerging blog/wiki functionality. Tweet Sean R.

Tungle Mozeys Off Into the Sunset

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I can do live coaching via video or set up a screen sharing session or conference call with a team in a snap. In fact it reminds me more than a bit of the early days of Tungle crossed with a wiki. As you probably know already I’ve been a big fan of Tungle.me

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Learn to Walk Before You Run | Social Media Strategery

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Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 That’s the question I was recently asked by a colleague working on a project where they had just deployed an internal wiki. They identified a need to bring people people together in a collaborative environment.

What’s the Best Social Media Monitoring Tool? It Depends

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Your PR team was aware of most of these as it often had a hand in generating those placements. and where they are talking about it), sentiment analysis, and collaboration tools for acting on the information. Andy Beal and his team have built a nice tool that’s garnered favorable reviews from TechCrunch and other prominent tech sites. Until fairly recently, keeping track of your organization’s online presence was relatively easy.

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Who Owns Social Media? Everyone and No One | Social Media Strategery

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Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Some thought their team should control social media for the entire organization while others felt a more decentralized approach would be more effective. That’s not collaboration – that’s an approval chain.

I Didn’t Fail the Test, I Just Found 100 Ways to Do It Wrong

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Their English is really horrible – I don’t want anyone else in the organization to know that my people are idiots.&# You could have the greatest tools in the world, but no blog or wiki is going to work if this is the culture in which it’s implemented. So instead of a good news story about user adoption, it turned into people logging into a new collaboration site, only to receive a 404 error. Assume this is about collaboration, being social - Enterprise 2.0

Make Sure Your Social Media Evangelists Feel the Love

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“I’ve met and worked with people from across other teams throughout the organization, but because those teams fall outside of my boss’s area of responsibility, I don’t receive any credit for that work.&#.

How to Create Living Content to Boost Brand Reputation and Visibility

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You or your team create a document—say one that provides instructions for key processes or gathers competitor information. Or, nowadays, maybe you even create a wiki instead of a document.). Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

Here's Your Chance to Shine: Government 2.0 Expo and Showcase.

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Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Have you changed the culture of your organization from one that hoards information to one that openly shares and collaborates with each other? web20 wiki Have This Blog Sent to Your Email!

Knowledge Worker 2.0 - Power to the people

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collaboration. Collaboration Tools and Web 2.0. favoring the go- getters adapted (a little) from Un-Managing: Unleashing the Creative Beast in your Team Tara Hunt, GOVIS 2007 Slide 12: widgets Slide 13: understanding of what constitutes knowledge work is narrow [link] Slide 14: What does this mean for Knowledge Workers and Knowledge Management? s KM bring people together let them share encourage collaboration break down barriers Slide 46: Three basic rules of KM â?£

The Innovative Educator: 5 Things You Can Do to Begin Developing Your Personal Learning Network

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Find Great Resources on My Wiki Follow me on Twitter. This blog has a companion social network , wiki , and Twitter feed designed to support and reinforce its contents. 5 Innovative Ideas for Student Teams that Support. skip to main | skip to sidebar. The Innovative Educator.

Communication (and Coordination?) in a Modern, Complex Organization

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Collaborative Thinking. Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta. Collaboration. Social Networking & Collaboration. July 29, 2008 in Social Networking & Collaboration | Permalink. This link will bring you our team page. Collaborative Thinking. Collaboration Loop. Microsoft Knowledge Network Team Blog. Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies Team Blog. Microsoft Team RSS Blog.

Dear IT Guy, Can You Actually Use the Tool You're Creating.

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Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Out of everyone, shouldn’t the development team, at least, be the biggest advocates of the very software they’re implementing? The team responsible for increasing awareness of your Enterprise 2.0 They’re just told to “give us a wiki&# or “develop a blog for me.&# Actually using the blog or wiki isn’t a requirement. web20 wiki Have This Blog Sent to Your Email!

What's Going to be Your Social Media Legacy?

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Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 What would happen to all of the people on my social media team at Booz Allen? Without Cowher, the team didn’t fall apart, the team didn’t collapse. This concept doesn’t just apply to sports teams though.

Open Government Directive Workshop Results in More Questions Than.

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Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Right now, agencies are wired to compete with one another, not collaborate – how do you incentivize that inter-agency collaboration and communication that’s so important to this effort? A cross-functional team?

IBM Social Computing Guidelines

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Blogs, wikis, social networks, virtual worlds and social media. In the spring of 2005, IBMers used a wiki to create a set of guidelines for all IBMers who wanted to blog. Whether or not an IBMer chooses to create or participate in a blog, wiki, online social network or any other form of online publishing or discussion is his or her own decision. IBMers are personally responsible for the content they publish on blogs, wikis or any other form of user-generated media.

Government 2.0 Camp - What I Loved and What I'd Like to See Next Year

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Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0 Most of the attendees were very much about cooperation, collaboration, and communication. What I’d Like to See Next Year The wiki. Camp when I sent them the link to the wiki.

Can Social Tools Really Replace Email? - They Already Are! (Part II)

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Knowledge Management Community Home Blogs Groups Wiki. In most cases, it is all about finding a common denominator where we would all be able to collaborate. Wikis certainly wont replace email, but for many tasks it provides a better solution. Information Technology.

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