Real Knowledge Management Books

While effective knowledge management (KM) can only be achieved through conversation, collaboration, community and complex interactions, some foundational masterworks are useful.     Beware! It is important to steer clear of books from specious ‘knowledge management institutes,’ silly ‘knowledge management councils’ and malignant knowledge management training groups. Avoid so-called knowledge management thought leaders’ too. Mostly these are…

Bubbles Everywhere

    Bubbles Everywhere: Speculative Bubbles in Financial Markets and in Everyday Life Prof. Dr. Bernd Ankenbrand Bubbles are everywhere! Over the last centuries we have seen many speculative bubbles and it seems recently frequency has increased. We will start this course with identifying historic economic bubbles. Building on this knowledge we will discuss their…

AngelList User Group

   https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/108003558646876212824   Thanks to the hundreds of you for making the AngelList User Group (ALUG) pilot an enormous success. As we transition from the pilot phase to full production, among the important questions is the technology and community platforms we use. This message helps you understand our strategy. Meetup (MU) – this an ok…

What is Colabria Action Research?

Colabria is an action research network. Scholars and academics sometimes call it praxis intervention. The focus is proximate. The scope is global. Colabria conducts periodic collaborations, conferences and confabulations. They are known as Colabria Clusters. The purpose is to Create The Future. Colabria was founded in San Francisco in 1996. Ongoing themes include network science,…

When Did You Join LinkedIn?

Next month is my 10-year Anniversary on LinkedIn. It is interesting that it has some special meaning. Here in Silicon Valley credibility is important. Some flash their LinkedIn Serial Number as a form of street cred: a measure for commanding a level of respect in an urban environment due to experience in or knowledge of…

Bay Area I-Node

              Lester Center for EntrepreneurshipReceives Major National Science FoundationGrant to Head Bay Area I-Node February 25, 2013Berkeley, California The University of California, Berkeley, the University of California, San Francisco and Stanford University are collaborating on an educational program aimed at commercializing university research and fostering innovation locally and nationally,…

Time to Say Goodbye

…to Usenet (aka Google Groups.)   Usenet has had a remarkable 30-year run. Note: Usenet is not a listserv or LISTSERV®. Usenet is Usenet. Period. It is what you have been using for a decade. For some of us it’s been over three decades.  In 2001 Google acquired DejaNews, a Usenet service, to create Google…

The Connected City

HOW NETWORKS ARE SHAPING THE MODERN METROPOLIS Zachary Neal Michigan State University Routledge, 2012 ISBN 978-0-415-88142-5   The Connected City explores how thinking about networks helps make sense of modern cities: what they are, how they work, and where they are headed. It is organized around three different levels of urban networks that build upon…

KM Australia

Register   Putting the Pieces Together Brochure Social Media and Collaboration // Change Management and Culture // Learning and Performance // Content and Information Management // Communication and Leadership____________ Special feature: A short history of KM Australia____________ This year’s Congress is putting the pieces together by addressing a range of crucial issues in the evolving…

Network Weaver

Network Weaver Handbook – Virtual Sessions, by June Holley Starting July 17th at 3E/12P, Network Weaver will offer free monthly virtual sessions covering chapters in the  Network Weaver Handbook. Each hour-long session will discuss basic concepts introduced in that chapter with a chance to ask questions. Those particpating will talk about how they plan to…

The Social Enterprise

Next Practices in KM, Social Networks and Media Friday, October 08, 2010 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Chase Tower — Dallas TX 75021 Full Agenda, Map, & Registration: http://regonline.com/DFW101 Registrar Contact: (415) 637-0496 [email protected]     Agenda Overview: 1. The Social Enterprise: A Conversation Karl Wiig, Chairman and CEO, Knowledge Research Initiative Adriaan Jooste, Chief…

Enterprise Mashups

  Finally, after decades of painful disasters and frustration, the corporate IT establishment and KM begin to embrace networks, markets and complexity science vis-a-vis enterprise mashups. BTW, forget about ‘enterprise architecture’ or SOA for authentic business computing. These methods are built by IT people for other IT people. That’s fine, but remember, they fall down…

Enterprise Mashups Research

  Enterprise Mashups Research Report  Enterprise Mashups are application hybrids combining content and functions from more than one existing source. Mashups create powerful Web applications and integrated Web experiences. Mashups are created by combining two or more data sources or applications. The sources may be internal sources such as enterprise data. They may also be…

Enterprise 2.0 Mashup Summit

  Colabria® in collaboration with many diverse sponsors announces the Enterprise 2.0 Mashup Summit in San Francisco, California, on Friday, September 28, 2007. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 17, 2007 — Colabria® in collaboration with Google, Helix Commerce, IBM, Jackbe, Kapow Technologies, Mashery, Salesforce.com, Skype Journal, Society of Information Management, Strike Iron, The Programmable Web,…