Presented by Judith M. Herr Blogs and Wikis and Bears, Oh My!: Selecting Web Collaboration Tools for Managers
Collaboration: Elephant in the Dark
“ If each of us held a candle there, and if we went in together, we could see it.”
The Essential Rumi
Poll the participants
Choosing the right web-based tools for managing and collaborating - knowledge, communities, projects
Lists and blogs and wikis, oh my
Enterprise & corporate Uses?
Follow the road – summary table; references; primer
Blogs, web sites, discussion forums, chat, wikis you visit?
Use web-based communication tools to manage projects, people, clients?
What for? (collaboration, knowledge management, internal/external communication, training?)
Any experience using web-based collaborative tools across cultures?
Managing Technical Communication: Collaboration, discussion, community
Interactive content update/access
Web Communities…happen when users are given tools to use their voice in a public and immediate way, forming intimate relationships over time
And, another current reference…
Collaboration and Wikis and Blogs, Oh My! How Web Publishing Tools Could Change Collaboration [DOWNLOAD: PDF. 9 pages] by IDC , Mark Levitt , Robert P. Mahowald , Joshua Duhl , Brian McDonough
Price: $1,000.00 Availability: Available for download now This IDC Insight looks at the emerging interest in using Weblogs (blogs) and wikis for collaboration. It explores what these technologies are, what they offer for collaboration, and how they are expected to impact collaboration, including collaborative solutions, over the next several years.