• INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2016
    [Collaboration] Journal of Academic Librarianship latest: virtual librarian; students as co-designers; IDEA model; social media evaluation
    Students as Co-designers of a Virtual Learning Commons: Results of a Collaborative Action Research Study. - Leeder, C. and Shah, C. 2016). Measuring the Effect of Virtual Librarian Intervention on Student Online Search. The Journal of Academic Librarianship , 2(1), 2-7 - Santos, I., Ali, N. and Hill, A. 2016). and Fourie, I. 2016). 2016).
  • DION HINCHCLIFFE'S WEB 2.0 BLOG  |  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2016
    [Collaboration] Dear IT Department, Why Community Management Matters
    It’s one of the curiosities of enterprise technology: Despite collaboration and engagement being an exclusively human activity — even when augmented and improved by digital tools — it’s the IT department that most often gets put in charge of rolling out said tools and then operating them long term.
  • COLUMN TWO  |  TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 9, 2016
    [Collaboration] See James in Europe: March 14-24 (London, Utrecht, Geneva & beyond)
    Since that time, the intranet space has continued to evolve, and modern sites now incorporate collaboration and social tools, business processes, dashboards, plus much more. advanced topics, such as meeting global & local needs, incorporating collaboration and personalisation. homepages that delight.
  • HAROLD JARCHE  |  THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 2016
    [Collaboration] we don’t need better leaders
    We need organizations and structures that let all people cooperate and collaborate. “Why is everyone so hung up on Leaders, Leadership and Leadership courses – it’s what gets us into a mess. Think banking, politics, sport…” – Donald Clark. If all you have is a hammer, then every problem looks like a nail. Leadership
  • FUTURE OF WORK  |  MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2016
    [Collaboration] The Four Dimensions of a Successful Meeting
    Corporate Conversations Current Newsletter Leadership Making Meetings Matter Newsletter Archive People and Organizations Work Design business collaboration conversations corporate conversations culture future Future of Work Agenda futureofwork leadership Management meetings productivity teams The Future of Work workOr was it?
  • FUTURE OF WORK  |  MONDAY, JANUARY 25, 2016
    [Collaboration] Three Simple Rules for Leading Constructive Change
    Not everything you try is going to work at first, but if you are convinced that collaborative conversations are important, then start leading meetings that are based on these three rules and the principles I describe throughout my new book, Making Meetings Matter. That all sounds good. But in my experience that’s only the beginning.
  • WEB WORKER DAILY  |  FRIDAY, JANUARY 22, 2016
    [Collaboration] IBM buys Ustream: is it a workforce communication play?
    Ustream Align is an inside-the-company video ‘collaboration’ — or ‘workforce communication’ — product built on the Ustream platform. The company had raised $50 million in venture funding, and was the sole video partner involved in the launch of IBM’s cloud marketplace in 2014. Excellent! gHLuZz5L8h.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 20, 2016
    [Collaboration] cfp CONUL conference #conulac16
    The theme is Going Further Together: Collaboration in Irish Academic and Research Libraries "The overall aim of the conference is to consider the broad challenges facing academic and research libraries in Ireland. The deadline is 15 February 2016. cfp events
  • WEB WORKER DAILY  |  MONDAY, JANUARY 18, 2016
    [Collaboration] Work chat Fleep’s slash commands and email integration
    Fleep is at core, a classic work chat tool, based on contextual conversation (see  Contextual conversation: Work chat will dominate collaboration ). task <message> — create a new task message. taskto @someone — create and assign a new task. bug <message> — create a new bug report task with ((bug)).
  • FUTURE OF WORK  |  MONDAY, JANUARY 18, 2016
    [Collaboration] Smart Leaders Don’t Just Tolerate Distributed Work; They Embrace It
    One of my earliest studies of work patterns indicated that on average knowledge workers were spending only about 35 percent of their work time inside their assigned corporate facility. Today, according to Forrester Research , more than thirty-four million U.S. workers are spending one or more days a week in nontraditional work locations.
  • HAROLD JARCHE  |  MONDAY, JANUARY 18, 2016
    [Collaboration] connecting cooperation and collaboration
    According to The Collaboration Paradox: Why Working Together Often Yields Weaker Results , some of the reasons that workplace collaboration fails is due to: overconfidence in our collective thinking; peer pressure to conform; and. This shows the underlying problem with collaboration. reliance on others to do the work.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  MONDAY, JANUARY 18, 2016
    [Collaboration] Recent open access items: ACRL and UDB; Spanish school teachers' perceptions; Zotero; faculty-librarian collaboration
    From one-shot sessions to embedded librarian: Lessons learned over seven years of successful faculty-librarian collaboration. academic sector Collaboration discipline - science IL conceptions IL frameworks Information Literacy Pedagogy research schools sector Spain USAÁlvarez, J. and Gisbert-Cervera, M. 2015). Comunicar , 23 (45).
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  THURSDAY, JANUARY 14, 2016
    [Collaboration] 7 Things You Should Know About NGDLE
    To do this, next-generation environments must address five dimensions: interoperability and integration; personalization; analytics, advising, and learning assessment; collaboration; and accessibility and universal design. The EDUCAUSE "7 Things" series is useful for quick information on educational buzzwords and tips on edutech trends.
  • CLARK QUINN  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2016
    [Collaboration] Working wiser?
    It means tapping into the power of people, and creating ways for them to get together and support one another through both communication and collaboration. These, too, can be shown in collaboration tools, so the outputs will reflect these values. And, of course, it means using Serious learning design.
  • FUTURE OF WORK  |  MONDAY, JANUARY 11, 2016
    [Collaboration] Five Simple Rules for Making Distributed Meetings more Effective
    Rule #4: Develop explicit communication protocols and etiquette guidelines – and define them collaboratively. Most of us today spend more time in meetings with people who are somewhere else than we do with our colleagues down the hall. In many distributed team situations the members live far away from each other and/or the central office.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  FRIDAY, JANUARY 8, 2016
    [Collaboration] Community of Online Research Assignments
    The database will contain multiple, reliable and reproducible research assignments that will not live as isolated entities, but are enhanced by user feedback in order to build a rich corpus of best practices." There is not a huge number of assignments at the moment, so you can browse through to see if there is anything of interest to you.
  • DION HINCHCLIFFE'S WEB 2.0 BLOG  |  MONDAY, JANUARY 4, 2016
    [Collaboration] The Hardest Lesson of Digital Transformation: Designing for Loss of Control
    recent study by Cross, Rebele, and Grant of several hundred organizations only underscores this point: [The] research we’ve done across more than 300 organizations shows that the distribution of collaborative work is often extremely lopsided. In most cases, 20% to 35% of value-added collaborations come from only 3% to 5% of employees.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  MONDAY, JANUARY 4, 2016
    [Collaboration] Presentations: Propaganda, games and quizzes, skills
    Presentations from Libraries and innovations in learning a recent (December 2015) ALISS (Association of Librarians and Information Professionals in the Social Sciences) seminar are online. Skills in Seconds - Debs Furness and Elizabeth Lawes UCL on the 'Skills in Seconds' series. academic sector e-learning Gaming Information Literacy tutorials UK
  • CLARK QUINN  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 29, 2015
    [Collaboration] Starting a revolution?
    remember an engagement with a Scandinavian oil company that I was brought in on, where they started out establishing teams for new projects that crossed geographies (and, implicitly, cultures), scaffolded them using collaboration and communication tools, and then released them back to other projects. But where to begin? itashare.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 29, 2015
    [Collaboration] Latest issue: virtual librarians, veterinary researchers, social media, IDEA model
    Santos, Nagla Ali, Anthony Hill - Information Behavior and Expectations of Veterinary Researchers and Their Requirements for Academic Library Services (Pages 44-54) Marguerite A. academic sector IL frameworks Information Behaviour Information Literacy librarians research social networking Students USA
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  SATURDAY, DECEMBER 26, 2015
    [Collaboration] Recent articles: engineering students, tutorials, reference chat, collaboration, assessment
    academic libraries academic sector Canada Collaboration discipline - engineering discipline - health evaluation IL frameworks Information Literacy Iran research tutorials USADuffy - Standing By to Help: Transforming Online Reference with a Proactive Chat System (Pages 764-770) Jan H. Kemp, Carolyn L.
  • CLARK QUINN  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 22, 2015
    [Collaboration] Working and learning out loud
    This really means collaborative work tools, because you want people to be able to engage: at least commenting, and of course sometimes (maybe most of the time) you’ll be working in a team. The point is to make your work visible. And there are two dimensions: within the organization, and outside the organization. strategy social
  • HAROLD JARCHE  |  MONDAY, DECEMBER 21, 2015
    [Collaboration] automation is coming to a job near you
    As we shift to a post-job economy , creativity, empathy, and the ability to solve complex problems collaboratively are increasingly becoming skills valued in the emerging labour market.  People who can work with others in creative and collaborative tension will find meaningful work. This is work that computers cannot do.
  • CLARK QUINN  |  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2015
    [Collaboration] Coherent Implications
    At the work team level, you want people to be able to communicate with one another effectively, and collaborate to find answers. This latter naturally implies good communication and collaboration tools as well, but here the community is not only within the organization, but outside as well. The learning should be ongoing.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2015
    [Collaboration] cfp on digital inclusion and developing digital literacies
    The CILIP Information Literacy Group are collaborating with the Tinder Foundation on two events focused on digital inclusion and developing digital literacies. They will run on 4 February 2016 in London, UK, and on 11 February 2016 in Leeds, UK. Questions go to cmc@liv.ac.uk cfp events
  • HAROLD JARCHE  |  WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2015
    [Collaboration] intangible value
    The true shape and nature of collaboration is not the social network – it is the value network. Value network modeling and analytics reflect the true nature of collaboration with a systemic human-network approach to managing business operations. It was her work on value network analysis [PDF] that particularly influenced my thinking.
  • HAROLD JARCHE  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2015
    [Collaboration] work, learning & leadership
    collaborative work. How we organize and get things done as governments, communities, and companies needs to change. We are shifting to a new economy , with global surveillance , and new ways of work. As we shift from a society focused on institutions and markets and prepare to enter the network area, three areas require greater emphasis.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2015
    [Collaboration] Webcasts: Framing the Framework #acrlframework
    ACRL (US Association for College and Research Libraries) is presenting a two-part webcast series, Framing the Framework , presented by the ACRL Framework Advisory Board, that "explores the convergence of information literacy and first-year writing instruction and the possibilities for collaboration. events webinars
  • FUTURE OF WORK  |  MONDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2015
    [Collaboration] Here’s to Holiday Conversations that Matter
    People and Organizations Work Design Newsletter Archive Current Newsletter Corporate Conversations Leadership Making Meetings Matter futureofwork leadership business productivity work collaboration meetings conversations listening skills voice mirroring improve Sue Walden Tony Athos Jack Garbarro meetiing
  • WEB WORKER DAILY  |  MONDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2015
    [Collaboration] Atlassian’s IPO is just part of its lofty goal for the workplace
    One of Silicon Valley’s “unicorns” (that is, a tech company valued at over $1 billion), Atlassian is the company behind JIRA, HipChat, Confluence and BitBucket, all of which are aimed at making collaborative efforts within companies easier and more efficient. Atlassian was founded in 2002 and specializes in workplace software.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2015
    [Collaboration] cfp Creating Knowledge conference #CKVIII
    Creating Knowledge conferences are a Nordic collaboration forum for information literacy arranged by NordINFOLIT. Call for papers and registration are open for the 8th Creating Knowledge conference (CKVIII) to be held in Reykjavík, Iceland, 2-3 June, 2016. The deadline for abstract submission is January 15th 2016. More information at [link].
  • COLUMN TWO  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2015
    [Collaboration] What intranet teams should do about Slack
    The history of collaboration and social tools is littered with good tools that never gained sufficient traction in organisations. This is not about controlling or managing Slack (or any other collaboration tool). Slack continues to build momentum, with a recent outage only highlighting how important it has become. Get on board!
  • WEB WORKER DAILY  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2015
    [Collaboration] For tech companies, tis the season for cleaning house & killing apps
    That revelation is supposed to help the company focus on collaboration features, like the business-focused Paper service, and finally give it the evidence it needs to prove that it’s more than just a feature. Now is the winter of tech companies’ discontent. Need more evidence that December is the month of cleaning? Blogger?
  • WEB WORKER DAILY  |  MONDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2015
    [Collaboration] Unsurprisingly, Dropbox to shutter Mailbox and Carousel, focus on businesses
    The company announced today that it will shutter two applications, Mailbox and Carousel, in 2016 as a result of its new focus on helping workers collaborate with each other. That begins with services like Paper , a collaborative writing app, and  new-yet-boring features like PDF-editing. This isn’t a new argument. Set up iCloud.
  • FUTURE OF WORK  |  MONDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2015
    [Collaboration] Why Meetings Matter
    Yes, part of the role of a leader is to articulate a compelling vision of the future, and to guide the team towards that goal; but in a world that’s swimming in information and filled with knowledgeable people, leadership is really about enabling collaboration and group decision making on a grand scale. But telling isn’t leading.
  • THE BAMBOO PROJECT BLOG  |  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2015
    [Collaboration] A Deep Dive Into Thinking About 21st Century Leadership
    They want to make things happen, but they do so in collaboration , looking for ways to host the right kinds of space to create change. . ability to get work done through collaborative networks. As part of the planning, we're thinking very deeply about the skills and attitudes of Leadership that we feel are important. .
  • WEB WORKER DAILY  |  FRIDAY, DECEMBER 4, 2015
    [Collaboration] Atlassian, Slack, and the promise of ChatOps
    After all, it makes sense to bring all kinds of applications to a collaboration service rather than trying to inject collaborative capabilities into standalone applications one by one. The consumerization of enterprise IT is entering an exciting new phase. price at the midpoint of that range would value Atlassian at $3.6 billion.
  • HAROLD JARCHE  |  THURSDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2015
    [Collaboration] thinking critically
    Social media can facilitate the sharing of implicit knowledge through conversations to inform the collaborative development of emergent work practices. Critical thinking – the questioning of underlying assumptions, including our own – is becoming all-important as we have to make our way in the network era. Building tentative opinions.
  • WEB WORKER DAILY  |  TUESDAY, DECEMBER 1, 2015
    [Collaboration] How PenPal Schools could change what we expect from education
    Troyen says the platform his startup has developed is no different from the collaborative exchanges of yore, except that technology has allowed for innovation focused on the education aspect. For now, all communication is written, but looking forward, Troyen says that PenPal Schools plans to offer video messaging and collaborative tools.
  • FUTURE OF WORK  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2015
    [Collaboration] Making the Invisible Visible
    Alan Webber suggested over 20 years ago that the core work of knowledge-based organizations is conversation – the creation and exchange of ideas, information, knowledge, and even wisdom (see “ What’s So New about the New Economy? Harvard Business Review , January-February 1993). Culture is learned and transmitted from generation to generation.
  • WEB WORKER DAILY  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2015
    [Collaboration] Facing threat of extinction: How pro services can compete in the age of AI
    By opening channels of communication through consistent collaboration, firms can break down the barrier between themselves and their client, becoming less of a commoditized service provider and more of a trusted partner. Alastair is president at Huddle. Those 13 percent are in grave danger, finding themselves jobless in as little as 10 years.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 30, 2015
    [Collaboration] Journal of creative library practice @CreativeLibPrac
    Supporting the Professional Writing Program with Online Modules – Collaboration and Engagement, Theory and Reality. This journal had slipped under my radar (or perhaps I just forgot about it.) anyway, I came across this article: Carroll, A. J. and Dasler, R. 2015). The Journal of Creative Library Practice. et al. 2015). link] - Tekulve, N.
  • COLUMN TWO  |  THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2015
    [Collaboration] Should you be tracking your staff?
    The goal of flexible working initiatives is to improve the productivity of staff, increase the utilisation of office space, and enhance collaboration. There are many ways to look at who is interacting with who, and on what, across email, instant messages and collaboration spaces. Driving a culture of collaboration. range.
  • FUTURE OF WORK  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2015
    [Collaboration] Just Say Thank You!
    like working with and for people who: value human experience over bureaucratic rules; prefer collaborative leadership to command-and-control; thrive in networks rather than hierarchies; relish the innovation that comes from diversity; respect everyone’s experience and value their insights; believe in honoring commitments; and.
  • COLUMN TWO  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2015
    [Collaboration] What intranet teams should know about Slack
    It doesn’t replace collaboration tools , such as SharePoint TeamSites, and other more structured tools. Slack is the hot new thing to come out of Silicon Valley, doubly surprising because it’s a purely enterprise solution (how often do people get excited about the enterprise?!). Is it worth all the excitement? What Slack does.
  • CLARK QUINN  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 23, 2015
    [Collaboration] When (and not) to crowdsource?
    Here is where you want to tap into collaboration and cooperation. Will Thalheimer commented on my ‘ reconciliation ‘ post, and pointed out that there are times when you would be better off going to an expert. Naturally that led to some reflection, and this is where I ended up. The interesting place is the complex.
  • HAROLD JARCHE  |  SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2015
    [Collaboration] a triple operating system
    For instance, coalition governments are increasing in frequency, businesses are organizing in value networks, and collaborative and connected learning is becoming widespread. In these cases, collaboration (working for a common objective) and cooperation (sharing freely without direct reciprocity) flow both ways. Awareness. Action.
  • DION HINCHCLIFFE'S WEB 2.0 BLOG  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2015
    [Collaboration] How Online Communities Became Central To How We Work
    The keynote deck I used for FeverBee SPRINT 2015 in San Francisco can be found on Slideshare below: Analysis Events Online Community Social Business Social Collaboration Social Media The Future of WorkCommunities make just about everything we do today in our organizations better. We always were. Human resources has discovered community.
  • FUTURE OF WORK  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 2015
    [Collaboration] Join me at WorkTech15 West Coast in San Francisco on December 2
    WorkTech is one of the best one-day opportunities you can find anywhere for learning the latest insights about the future of work and networking with fellow workplace futurists. And if you register at this link   as a friend of The Future of Work…unlimited you will get a $100 discount off the registration fee. hope to see you there!
  • CLARK QUINN  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2015
    [Collaboration] Facilitating Knowledge Work #wolweek
    In the course of some work with a social business agency, was wondering how to represent the notion of facilitating continual innovation. This representation emerged from my cogitations, and while it’s not quite right, I thought I’d share it as part of Work Out Loud week. meta-learning strategy
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 2015
    [Collaboration] Recent school-related articles: information production; motivation / Uganda; Wikipedia; Indonesian IL model
    The new information literate: Open collaboration and information production in schools. International Journal of Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning, 10 , 35–51. - Forte, A. 2015). 2015). The information-seeking behavior of intrinsically motivated elementary school children of a collectivist culture. School Library Research, 18.
  • COLUMN TWO  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2015
    [Collaboration] Ten ways offices are reinventing themselves (and what it means for digital teams)
    For the past few years, physical offices have been reinventing themselves to support employees in their everyday work, facilitate collaboration and even increase employee engagement. These include spaces for collaborating with colleagues, having formal meetings and private study. Areas for informal collaboration. No fixed desks.
  • BOXES AND ARROWS  |  TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2015
    [Collaboration] Unleash Your Visual Superpower!
    The key is being willing to collaborate and get outside of our comfort zone. From start-ups to banks, design has never been more central to business. Yet at conference after conference, I meet designers at firms talking about their struggle for influence. Agency designers can create great visions that fail to be executed. Pictures are power.
  • FUTURE OF WORK  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 16, 2015
    [Collaboration] Which of These Books Would You Pick Up?
    Since one of my premises, explored in detail in the book, is that in the digital age no one is smarter than everyone (thanks to Rod Collins for that beautiful way of expressing the power of collaboration), I want to ask your help as I select a book cover. We’re now in the process of editing the text and designing the layout. Thanks!
  • CLARK QUINN  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 2015
    [Collaboration] Learning and frameworks
    It shifts from formal coaching to informal mentoring, personal exploration, and feedback from colleagues and fellow practitioners.  It’s impractical for L&D to take on this full responsibility, and instead becomes a role in facilitation of mentoring, communication, and collaboration. Learning is action and reflection.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2015
    [Collaboration] New articles: Misinformation, search behaviour, situated learning, undergraduate research
    academic libraries academic sector Collaboration discipline - health Distance learning Information Behaviour Information Literacy Pedagogy USA
  • FUTURE OF WORK  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2015
    [Collaboration] Meetings: The Good, the Bad, and the Awful
    Corporate Conversations Leadership Making Meetings Matter Newsletter Archive People and Organizations Research The Future of Work Work Design business collaboration conversations Future of Work Agenda futureofwork high performance teams leadership meetings productivity teams workHow long are the meetings you participate in? And your opinions.
  • INFORMATION WANTS TO BE FREE  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 2015
    [Collaboration] Should the horrible first job search be seen as a rite-of-passage?
    In collaboration with the head of the OLA New Member Round Table, we’re expanding the program to offer a Resume and Cover Letter Review program to meet the needs of OLA Members who just need short-term mentoring focused on the job hunt. He published, presented, worked, volunteered, and even won awards while still in library school!
  • FUTURE OF WORK  |  FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2015
    [Collaboration] What is the future of leadership in the digital age?
    I am currently collaborating with several thought leaders in Europe (my partners in the FutureWork Forum ) to conduct a global survey designed to uncover trends and differences around the world in how leadership is evolving. If you’ll give me five minutes to complete the survey I’ll send you a free summary of our findings. Thanks!
  • FUTURE OF WORK  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2015
    [Collaboration] Making Meetings Matter: New Rules and Cool Tools for Corporate Conversations in the Digital Age
    Corporate Conversations Leadership Making Meetings Matter Newsletter Archive People and Organizations The Future of Work Work Design business collaboration conversations corporate conversations Future of Work Agenda futureofwork leadership Management meetings productivity teambuilding teamshope I’m right! More on that in the near future.
  • HAROLD JARCHE  |  SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 1, 2015
    [Collaboration] the network era trinity
    For instance, coalition governments are increasing in frequency, businesses are organizing in value networks, and collaborative and connected learning is becoming widespread. In these cases, collaboration (working for a common objective) and cooperation (sharing freely without direct reciprocity) flow both ways. Awareness. Action.
  • COLLABORATION 2.0  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2015
    [Collaboration] Surviving the eye of the enterprise hype storm
    CollaborationAt the height of conference season it can seem the hi-tech 'tail' is wagging the customer 'dog', despite increasingly sophisticated business needs. As some businesses transform to bring software in house to meet strategic needs, some hi-tech marketing rhetoric stretches reality and credibility.
  • HAROLD JARCHE  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 27, 2015
    [Collaboration] co-creating knowledge
    “One of the crucial leadership skills for today and future is ability to learn constantly from various high quality sources, synthesizing information and collaborating with a community to get a better grasp of the constantly changing reality.” The are many ways we can add value to information and knowledge. Image: Tanmay Vora.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2015
    [Collaboration] Information Literacy Instruction Methods for Lower Secondary Education in Finland #ecil2015
    As well as having steps in the inquiry process, it involves collaborative forums and inquiry tools such as journals. The next talk at this doctoral session at the European Conference on Information Literacy 2015 Information Literacy Instruction Methods for Lower Secondary Education in Finland from Tuulikki Alamettälä.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2015
    [Collaboration] International students and academic integrity #ecil2015
    There was also worried about unauthorised collaboration - they were unsure what was ok in the many different assignments they took. I'm attending a doctoral forum at the European Conference on Information Literacy 2015 and will blog some of the presentations from the doctoral students. ecil2015 Plagiarism research Students
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2015
    [Collaboration] Information and Awareness for Sustainability #ecil2015
    He took an example of the Baltic sea, and showed that there were various Governments/ organisations responsible for it, who did not necessarily collaborate to ensure its sustanability. The key theme for the conference was sustainability and green issues. Estonians (according to surveys) consider themesleves quite environmentally aware.
  • CLARK QUINN  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2015
    [Collaboration] The new shape of organizations?
    It’s clear that to become adaptive, we need to strengthen connections and decrease structure (interestingly, this also reflects the organizational equivalents of nature’s extremophiles ).  It’s about trust and purpose and collaboration and more. And, of course, to create a culture where learning is truly welcomed. itashare.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2015
    [Collaboration] Argument-Driven Inquiry in the Information Literacy Instruction in Taiwan #ecil2015
    The speaker recommended teacher librarian and classroom teacher systematically and collaboratively designing argument-driven inquiry projects. The speaker felt that there was a lot of similarity between information literacy and argument-driven inquiry. As a research instrument she had a 13 item instrument (e.g.
  • COLUMN TWO  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2015
    [Collaboration] Who should lead the digital workplace?
    Intranet teams manage the ‘enterprise front door’, and are actively involved in making collaboration and social tools a success. Equally, architects surely can’t lead adoption of collaboration and social tools. Only then will the full benefits of the vision be realised. But who should play that leadership role?
  • FUTURE OF WORK  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2015
    [Collaboration] In a Boundaryless World, Peak Performance is More Difficult than Ever
    Corporate Conversations Leadership Making Meetings Matter Newsletter Archive People and Organizations The Future of Work Work Design boundaries business collaboration conversations flow focus future futureofwork interruptions leadership meetings multitaskikng productivity self-control social media The Flow Genome ProjectStay tuned.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2015
    [Collaboration] From Information Literacy to Environmental Literacy #ecil2015
    The speaker felt that sustainability could be improved through collaboration and access (e.g. There are two invited talks at the end of the first day of the European Conference on Information Literacy 2015 in Tallinn, Estonia. In the centre he saw sustainable information services. Ideally, a service would be sustainable in all three ways.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  MONDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2015
    [Collaboration] Modelling Children’s Experiences of Online Skills #ecil2015 #eukidsonline
    Additionally there is a collaboration between the LSE (where Livingstone is based) and UNICEF: Global Kids Online. I'm liveblogging from the European Conference on Information Literacy 2015 in Tallinn, Estonia. It carried out qualitative and quantitative research. about violence to people and animals) upsetting. 12% in 2014). Mascheroni, G.,
  • WEB WORKER DAILY  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2015
    [Collaboration] Dropbox beta tests Paper, a collaborative writing tool
    Dropbox has revealed a new collaborative writing tool. It's called Paper -- not to be confused with Facebook's news reader app, FiftyThree's drawing app, and likely a dozen other less prominent software products… Uncategorized docs paper Quip NASDAQ:GOOG NASDAQ:MSFT NSDQ:GOOG NSDQ:MSFT
  • CLARK QUINN  |  THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2015
    [Collaboration] The Polymath Proposition
    And it is a commitment of mine to do so in ways that pass on that knowledge, to work in collaboration to co-develop the approach and share the concepts driving it, to hand off ownership to the client. I’m not looking for a sinecure; I want to help while I’m adding value and move on when I’m not. the topics of my books).
  • KNOWLEDGE JOLT WITH JACK  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 7, 2015
    [Collaboration] Can you use goals and objectives to reach greatness?
    He talks about the idea that objectives can lead to convergence on something that is not really what we want - that they don't take us to where we really want to go.  He pulls into the idea of group dynamics and collaboration. business culture knowledge+management ai collaboration goals kennethstanley picbreederWhat can we break?  .
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2015
    [Collaboration] Library 2.015 Worldwide Virtual Conference
    The Library 2.015 Worldwide Virtual Conference (free and online) is on October 20th 2015. Go to [link]. events
  • INFORMATION WANTS TO BE FREE  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2015
    [Collaboration] The Next Librarian of Congress?
    Maybe one who knows that the best way forward in digitization and preservation of our nation’s history is all about collaboration. Late last week, I received an email from the culture editor at the New Republic about writing an article on the next Librarian of Congress. Maybe one who uses technologies beyond the fax machine? Silly me.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6, 2015
    [Collaboration] Collaborative Information Seeking
    Collaborative Information Seeking: Best Practices, New Domains and New Thoughts. ISBN 978-3-319-18988-8 [link] Chapters include: - Collaborative Information Seeking: From ‘What?’ New book: Hansen, P., Shah, C. and Klas, C-P. 2015). Springer. and ‘Why?’ to ‘How?’ academic sector Information Behaviour research workplace
  • KNOWLEDGE JOLT WITH JACK  |  SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4, 2015
    [Collaboration] I can kick this habit. tomorrow
    Sadly, though, the essence is very familiar: We spend too much time in email, and it isn't a terribly effective means of collaboration. personal+effectiveness cameronconaway collaboration email lawwe luissuarezCameron Conaway has a familiar-sounding piece on Work Email is Dying. Yes, 1971. And there it is. Good ol’ 1971.
  • KNOWLEDGE JOLT WITH JACK  |  FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2015
    [Collaboration] Collaboration and remote teams
    Mike Gilronan, a Boston local knowledge management friend, has a nice piece on collaboration in the Boston Business Journal, Five ways to improve collaboration among remote teams. Mike has worked in the collaboration world for a long time, so these topics are familiar. Foster a culture of collaboration. Hire for it.
  • CLARK QUINN  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
    [Collaboration] Revolution Roadmap: Assess
    Are people collaborating? Last week, I wrote about a process to follow in moving forward on the L&D  Revolution. The first step is  Assess,  and I’ve been thinking about what that means.   So here, let me lay out some preliminary thoughts. started with how we think. Are you taking responsibility for resource development? strategy
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2015
    [Collaboration] Call for Proposals #LOEX2016
    The conference tracks are: ReImagine- Rethinking Teaching & Learning; ReFrame- Exploring Multiple Perspectives on Pedagogy; ReCycle- Using Technology & Keeping Teaching Fresh; ReConnect- Meeting Your Neighbors - Outreach & Collaboration; ReInvigorate - Leading to Create Change; ReAssess - Learning from Success & Failure.
  • COLUMN TWO  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
    [Collaboration] Winners of the 2015 Intranet Innovation Awards!
    All around the world, intranet, collaboration and digital workplace teams are building solutions and channels that are helping staff improve the way they work. This is the must-have report for intranet, digital workplace and collaboration teams, and it offers exceptional value. Organisations are reimagining the way they resource teams.
  • CLARK QUINN  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
    [Collaboration] Biz tech
    And of course the social network software – profiles and locators as well as communication and collaboration tools – should be under the purview of L&D. And that made me think about how this role would differ. Several ways. First, formal learning software is really enterprise-wide. social strategy technology
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
    [Collaboration] Futurelearn Academic Network (FLAN) meeting #flnetwork
    There is a special focus on collaborations, particularly with cultural organisations such as museums. Today I'm attending a Futurelearn Academic Network (FLAN) meeting being held at the British Library (which has its own logoed water bottles, see pic). learning Information Society Pedagogy
  • CLARK QUINN  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2015
    [Collaboration] Agile?
    What was current at the time were iterative, situated, collaborative, and participatory design processes, so I was pretty  familiar with the principles and a fan. Certainly we know that working together is better than working alone ( if you manage the process right ;), so the collaboration part is a win. And we certainly need change.
  • HAROLD JARCHE  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
    [Collaboration] principles of networked management
    willing cooperation” = lessening the emphasis on teamwork and collaboration and encouraging wider cooperation. 4. At Red Hat, the enterprise IT company,  “managers focus on opportunities, not score-keeping” ‘We also rely on associates’ peers and communities to informally assess how people perform.
  • CLARK QUINN  |  TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2015
    [Collaboration] Community of improvement?
    But that’s not necessarily the case.  A community of practice could just be a place where people answer each other’s questions, collaborate on tasks, and help one another with issues not specifically aligned with the community. Basically, this requires collaboration tools, not just communication tools. itashare.
  • JOHN BATTELLE'S SEARCHBLOG  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 31, 2015
    [Collaboration] This Is How We Pick A NewCo
    NewCos are either platforms in their own right, and/or they understand how to participate in the platform ecosystem of open collaboration and considered data sharing. The post This Is How We Pick A NewCo appeared first on John Battelle's Search Blog. Here’s that post for those readers at Searchblog who might be interested. .
  • HAROLD JARCHE  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2015
    [Collaboration] cooperation, measurement, security and more
    Reduce bottlenecks and start with ‘low hanging fruit’ type of platforms. 4) Modeling how to be social is critical. 5) Learning might lead to collaborative works. Every fortnight I curate some of the observations and insights that were shared on social media. call these Friday’s Finds. ” #crapdetection. – via @mbauwens.
  • CLARK QUINN  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 25, 2015
    [Collaboration] Aligning
    So we don’t need isolation to do our work, we need cooperation and collaboration.  We need ways to work together. I’m realizing that a major theme of my work and the revolution is that what we do in organizations, and what we do as L&D practitioners, is not aligned with how we think, work, and learn. itashare. strategy
  • HAROLD JARCHE  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19, 2015
    [Collaboration] network leadership = adapting to perpetual beta
    We are now at the stage where we have some new models for work and many new communication and collaboration technologies. Even five years ago it was not the norm to work at a distance. Employers wanted to keep workers on-site when it made no sense. Some asked for people to do virtual work, but still required they be on-site. Greene.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19, 2015
    [Collaboration] Curating with Community: Indigenous Knowledge Informing Cultural Collections #wlic2015
    More liveblogging from the IFLA Indigenous Matters Special Interest Group session at the World Library and Information (IFLA) Conference taking place in Cape Town, South Africa. Curating with Community: Indigenous Knowledge Informing Cultural Collections was presented by Damien Webb (State Library of Western Australia, Australia).
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19, 2015
    [Collaboration] Management of Indigenous Knowledge in Primary Healthcare #wlic2015
    Ways out for libraries were seeing as identifying with practitioners, collaborating with them and demonstrating the need to the communities. A new day of liveblogging from the World Library and Information (IFLA) Conference taking place in Cape Town, South Africa. The setting is an inland state in Nigeria. There is a paper at [link].
  • CONVERSATION MATTERS  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 18, 2015
    [Collaboration] CoP Facilitator Tasks That Create a Sense of Community and an Environment that is Welcoming
    I have been implementing Communities of Practice (CoP) since around 2000.  As I have helped organizations design their own CoPs, I have learned a great deal about how to make them a real force for change and collaboration. This is list of what I ask facilitators to do to create that environment: Facilitating On-line Conversation.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  TUESDAY, AUGUST 18, 2015
    [Collaboration] Successful #literacy programmes #wlic2015
    Specific examples of services were a talking book club for those with intellectual disabilities, and collaboration with a prison for talking books for prisoners. The IFLA Literacy and Reading Section's 2nd session at the World Library and Information (IFLA) Conference had some short presentations about successful literacy programmes. Werner.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  MONDAY, AUGUST 17, 2015
    [Collaboration] Literacy Matters! Literacy, libraries and building strong societies in Africa #wlic2015
    Okojie concluded by identifying the need to reprofile, reposition and restructure library services, for example to be able better to meet needs, to collaborate and to market services. This is the next liveblog from the World Library and Information (IFLA) Conference taking place in Cape Town, South Africa. Libraries are poorly resourced.
  • HAROLD JARCHE  |  FRIDAY, AUGUST 14, 2015
    [Collaboration] sense-making with fridays finds
    Collaboration & Cooperation – by @AmyBurvall. I have written over 250 posts classified as Friday’s Finds. These are compilations of what has passed by me on social media over the past week or two. Originally these were posted once a week and now once per fortnight. call it my outboard brain. call these Friday’s Finds. [#251].
  • HAROLD JARCHE  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12, 2015
    [Collaboration] cooperation for the network era
    Clark Quinn recently asked , as have many others, the difference between collaboration and cooperation, and why it is important. collaboration means ‘working together’. This is an important distinction from collaboration. He also says that cooperation, not collaboration, is a driver of creativity. It works in nature.
  • INFORMATION LITERACY WEBLOG  |  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 12, 2015
    [Collaboration] Recent articles: Curriculum mapping; Engineering students; pre-university students; Ghanaian youth
    Firstly, an open access version of Archambault, S. and Masunaga, J. 2015) Curriculum Mapping as a Strategic Planning Tool (post-print proof) Journal of Library Administration. 55(6) Available at: [link] "Curriculum mapping is a procedure for documenting and visualizing student learning at the programmatic level.
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