Social Media Should Drop Dead

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People have a strong appetite to share (or steal - depending on where you stand with this controversial issue) music, movies, books and much more -much to the chagrin of the big entertainment companies and the struggling artists. You can't kill a good online social network. The music industry cheered a very small (and mostly unheard) victory a few weeks ago when a court ruling ordered a complete shutdown of the peer-to-peer file-sharing network called Limewire.

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10 Words And Phrases Social Media Pros Should Help Their Clients Understand

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That’s their job, making money for the company by serving customers. I always appreciate constructive criticism if your opinion differs. Any company that is not blogging in 2012 is missing out on a HUGE opportunity. Intranets, wikis, knowledge bases, and blogs are all great ways to share information internally, cut down on the rampant email problem at most companies, and connect employees who have valuable information to share with each other.

What Kind of Online Community Do You Have Behind Your Firewall?

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As CIOs and Chief Knowledge Officers bring tools that have been used on the Internet – blogs, wikis, microblogs, profiles – behind the firewall, they tend to expect the same results. "We'll " "Many people have had issues with this so we created a wiki page to walk you through how to set it up the right way" Your CEO announces large-scale layoffs. Balanced, professional discussion containing constructive criticism, ideas, and empathy.

The Bamboo Project Blog

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Talent Management, and Employee Engagement (a PDF file) that finds: 52% of organizations that adopt blogs, wikis, and social networking tools (among others) achieved best-in-class performance levels compared to 5% for those that didnâ??t. Companies that didnâ??t Week 5-- Wikis.

eLearning & Deliberative Moments: The present and future of Personal Learning Environments (PLE)

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It was originally part of a class wiki. But whether constructively and defensively, interest in PLE appears to be growing. Software development companies are keen to make their product or service a nexus of attention. eLearning & Deliberative Moments.

Klout, the Super Bowl, and Our Addiction to Shooting the Messenger

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Some of the complaints are simply misguided – like this post from local communications consultant Allison Carter – who seems to believe that companies and organizations should be required to publicly state how they determine who to include in outreach programs. Maybe a Wiki? Should companies also publish the rationale every time they send a targeted coupon in the mail to high efficacy consumers based on past purchase history?

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The Bamboo Project Blog

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Dont show me 10 possible wiki tools. We can wait for our companies or organizations to do something for us (enjoy that) or we can do something about it for ourselves. Thats where constructing a personal research agenda--a series of important questions, problems and issues we want to explore--can re-ignite our passion for work and our desire to continue learning. Wikis. Services for Companies and Organizations. The Bamboo Project Blog. Tag Cloud Wisdom.

Connecting 2 the World: What do businesses really want?

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While many businesses want a sense of independence and creativity, what they chose was a person that fit the company personality (conformity). Quoting Alan Bennett, Stern says that most companies have the attitude "I am all in favour of free expression provided it is kept rigidly under control." Is constructing knowledge based on analysis a work. Group communication and the wiki. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World.

Doug Johnson Website --Skills for the Knowledge Worker

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• Students use productivity tools to collaborate in constructing technology-enhanced models, prepare publications, and produce other creative works. I am a student on the TRIo project and I need to get some sortof relevance from your @blog about the construction industry Please help me.

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Web Worker Daily " Archive Busyness vs. Burst: Why Corporate Web Workers Look Unproductive "

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technologies (including blogs, wikis, and prediction markets), approaches, and initiatives. One of the most interesting things for me about these classes has been how often students bring up one specific concern: that people who use the new tools heavily — who post frequently to an internal blog, edit the corporate wiki a lot, or trade heavily in the internal prediction market — will be perceived as not spending enough time on their ‘real’ jobs.

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Six degrees of separation in instant messaging | Emerging Technology Trends |

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From the data, we construct a communication graph with 180 million nodes and 1.3 billion undirected edges, creating the largest social network constructed and analyzed to date. Roland Piquepaille lives in Paris, France, and he spent most of his career in software, mainly for high performance computing and visualization companies. Case Study: Papa Johns Pizza Company Slices Travel Costs with GoToMeeting Corporate Citrix Online.

Connecting 2 the World: Formulating the new work literacy framework

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manufacturing) which requires a higher level of thinking and access to information if a company is going to maintain a competitive edge. For example, within a manufacturing company, you have the personnel department who work primarily in people to people jobs.

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Try Looking Outside to Solve the Problems Inside

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I recently read a fascinating article in the latest edition of Fast Company – “ A Problem Solver’s Guide to Copycatting.&# For example (from the Fast Company article ), “In 1989, the pilots of the Exxon Valdez ran it into Bligh Reef, spilling enough oil to cover 11,000 square miles of ocean. In 2007, he proposed using a construction tool that vibrates cement to keep it in liquid form as it pours. web20 wiki Have This Blog Sent to Your Email!

KM Edge: Where the best in Knowledge Management come together

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Having returned from a recent benchmarking workshop conducted in Europe by Carla ODell, it struck me as timely to mention an observation from that trip in connection to a report produced annually by Bain & Company regarding the use of management tools. Navys aircraft carrier and submarine ship construction, nuclear refueling, and repair programs at Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding, Newport News Operations. wikis. KMEdge.

Connecting 2 the World: Transition to new Technologies

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Im sure you will have your own list of company names:-) Ka kite from Middle-earth. Is constructing knowledge based on analysis a work. Group communication and the wiki. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Connecting 2 the World. Connecting ideas, cultures, and disciplines. Thursday, June 5, 2008. Transition to new Technologies. I recently watched as my children showed each other the ins and outs of what they had figured out about their iPod.

Connecting 2 the World

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The true gap, therefore, is between those educated in a traditional way and the new "skills" needed to work in a module setting (able to move people, companies, offices, departments around without losing knowledge or the knowledge product) communicating through a network (rather than the old vertical structures) with critical thinking and problem solving skills that allow workers to react to the environment as it changes and create new knowledge (or knowledge products) in a short period of time.

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Information Literacy in the Workplace - Special Libraries Association

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Julie Oman is an Information Steward for The Dow Chemical Company in Midland, MI. I feel a degree of responsibility in ensuring the knowledge workers of my organization have the fundamental skills to deal with whatever knowledge management technology and processes are adopted by the company. Like many companies, my organization provides a community that supports the use of information technology and. SLA Wikis. Advanced Search Options. UserID Password. Not a member?

PKM and the Organization - Pollard

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Many companies that jumped early onto the KM bandwagon have all but abandoned it, while many organizations that waited are now repeating the mistakes of the pioneers. Organizations provided staff with access to the Internet, but most of those who were inclined to use it already had it at home and were using it there, without the restrictions imposed by the company -- so that, too, was of marginal benefit. Fast Company Blog. Fast Company.