Understanding  networked professionals:   insights from weblog research   Lilia Efimova
researching  social media knowledge learning  changing workplace
blogging @ work incubating ideas networking challenges to deal with
ideas: articulation sense-making turning into a product
<ul><li>things </li></ul><ul><li>that  do not fit </li></ul><ul><li>parked in a </li></ul><ul><li>trusted external reposit...
<ul><li>everyday </li></ul><ul><li>interactive </li></ul><ul><li>grounded theory </li></ul>
<ul><li>fragmented  bits </li></ul><ul><li>shitty  first drafts </li></ul><ul><li>manageable  chunks </li></ul><ul><li>rea...
networking: finding and being found getting to know from a distance bonding through interaction getting things done stayin...
<ul><li>attractors </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;a big neon sign that invites others to come and comment&quot; </li></ul><ul><li...
<ul><li>living portrait </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;You can pick up little subliminal or subconscious or peripheral bits and p...
<ul><li>comments and links </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;fragmented frequent conversation&quot;  </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;distrib...
<ul><li>weblog as a &quot;screening device&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>foundation to work together </li></ul><ul><li>shared un...
<ul><li>reading blogs </li></ul><ul><li>other tools </li></ul><ul><li>microblogging! </li></ul><ul><li>social networks </l...
investing into invisible
dealing with fragments
choosing and managing tools
identity across boundaries
getting help when needed
shaping own workplace
work-life balance
Questions? Slides and links blog.mathemagenic.com/2009/11/09/
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The slides for my talk at Second international on-line conference on “Innovation in Training Practice”, http://www.trainersineurope.org/conference09/programme/

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Understanding networked professionals: insights from weblog research

  1. 1. Understanding networked professionals: insights from weblog research Lilia Efimova
  2. 2. researching social media knowledge learning changing workplace
  3. 3. blogging @ work incubating ideas networking challenges to deal with
  4. 4. ideas: articulation sense-making turning into a product
  5. 5. <ul><li>things </li></ul><ul><li>that do not fit </li></ul><ul><li>parked in a </li></ul><ul><li>trusted external repository </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>everyday </li></ul><ul><li>interactive </li></ul><ul><li>grounded theory </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>fragmented bits </li></ul><ul><li>shitty first drafts </li></ul><ul><li>manageable chunks </li></ul><ul><li>real audience </li></ul>
  8. 8. networking: finding and being found getting to know from a distance bonding through interaction getting things done staying in touch
  9. 9. <ul><li>attractors </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;a big neon sign that invites others to come and comment&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;there is something special about somebody coming to your place to leave their words there&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>filters peer-filtering and recommendation </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>living portrait </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;You can pick up little subliminal or subconscious or peripheral bits and pieces through what people write, how they write, how their blog looks, how they react to things&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>asymmetry </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;They have a really good sense of who you are, what you do, what interests you, and you don't even know their name&quot; </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>comments and links </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;fragmented frequent conversation&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;distributed sense-making networks&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>other tools </li></ul><ul><li>focused, private, vulnerable writing </li></ul><ul><li>meeting in person </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;picking up where we have left it in blogs&quot; </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>weblog as a &quot;screening device&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>foundation to work together </li></ul><ul><li>shared understanding and trust </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;a feeling that just talking is not enough and there is a shared need to do something together&quot; </li></ul><ul><li>switching to other tools </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;if you want to set up a meeting you wouldn't pontificate about life, the universe and such&quot; </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>reading blogs </li></ul><ul><li>other tools </li></ul><ul><li>microblogging! </li></ul><ul><li>social networks </li></ul><ul><li>presence indicators </li></ul>
  14. 14. investing into invisible
  15. 15. dealing with fragments
  16. 16. choosing and managing tools
  17. 17. identity across boundaries
  18. 18. getting help when needed
  19. 19. shaping own workplace
  20. 20. work-life balance
  21. 21. Questions? Slides and links blog.mathemagenic.com/2009/11/09/

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