Millennials and Transparency in Online Communities

SocialFish

This post originally appeared on the Higher Logic blog , where I’m posting an ongoing series related to Millennials and online community. And don’t forget that Higher Logic clients can have access to our Essentials of Online Community Management program at a special discount.

Starting an Association Online Community? Five Tips for Building a Strong Foundation

SocialFish

This post originally appeared on the Online Community Results blog. ———– Recently, Ernie Smith wrote a good piece about starting online communities in Associations Now. 2 – BUILD A COMMUNITY FROM AN EXISTING BOND. What community managers?

Starting an Association Online Community? Five Tips for Building a Strong Foundation

SocialFish

This post originally appeared on the Online Community Results blog. ———–. Recently, Ernie Smith wrote a good piece about starting online communities in Associations Now. In the article, he referred back to the Reddit volunteer moderator revolt I wrote about last August , and offered some tips for organizations just beginning to build online communities. For many associations, the first step in building an online community is purchasing software.

From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories

Buzz Marketing for Technology

From shared databases to communities of practice: A taxonomy of collaboratories. From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories. The types are: Distributed Research Centers, Shared Instruments, Community Data Systems, Open Community Contribution Systems, Virtual Communities of Practice, Virtual Learning Communities, and Community Infrastructure Projects. Community Data Systems. Virtual Community of Practice.

Is your Organization Capable of Unorthodox Thinking?

SocialFish

Products are developed primarily through internal committees and processes, and sold mainly individually without consideration of how they might be applied and integrated into solutions. The New Competence of the Knowledge Age.

Speaking your Members’ and Customers’ Language: Six Gaps that might be Dooming Associations to Irrelevance

SocialFish

Two articles about e-bay’s recent growth surge, by Marcus Wohlson in Wired magazine, confirmed for me our research insights: organizations that succeeded and grew in this fluid environment had a number of shared characteristics that were deeply embedded in the way they thought, framed challenges, perceived value, approached challenges, engaged people and defined priorities. Make sense to their markets and customers rather than in-house committees, policies and peers

Association Social Media: National Society of Accountants

SocialFish

upcoming webinars and related blogs (we have our webinar instructors blog to promote upcoming webinar topics). - digital magazine releases (then we make a few of the articles into blogs). 5) Is community management (group moderation) part of your responsibilities?

Lawyers: RDTC, Or How To Beat Your Competition In The Content Sharing Game

Myrland Marketing

Find 2 Communities on Google+ that deal with the topics that are important to your clients. Use Flipboard and/or Zite , finding the magazines that deal with the keywords and topics important to your clients. THE CONUNDRUM.

Your Guide to the Crowdsourced Workforce - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Crowdsourcing, a term coined by Jeff Howe in a June 2006 issue of Wired magazine, is a model of labor that has been fully embraced on the Internet over the past couple of years. The large-scale committee approach is powerful because it leans on the concept of the "wisdom of crowds" (to a certain extent) which says basically that the more input, the better the output. Fixya is a question and answer community, in which people ask and answer technical support queries.

How To Create the Perfect Facebook Fan Page

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Connecting 2 the World

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The conference, about distance learning, started with the following list of trends in online education followed by a discussion by a panel of policy level educational technologist: The June 9 th edition of ELearning Magazine published what it thought were the trends in online education. This actually brought back a debate I had with my dissertation committee while writing my prospectus. Also there is more mobility between school, the workplace, and the community (or communities).

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