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Hello everyone! Welcome to Episode VIII of the bi-weekly 'Life Without eMail' vodcasting series with co-hosts Claire Burge and Luis Suarez. 

In today's vodcasting episode both Claire and Luis will cover one of the most controversial topics around #noemail  itself: Why is it so hard for my colleagues to embrace #noemail , just like I did? Will I be able to succeed on this journey without them? If not, what can I do?

In this particular episode we will be covering the various different limitations of not working jointly as a team that plays by the same rules, as well as what the individual, you, knowledge (Web) worker, can do within a limited environment without going crazy in the attempt. 

This is going to be, perhaps, our most polemical and contentious episode yet as it keeps coming up on conversations we have on a regular basis on the Social Web, so come along and join us, learn about the odd trick here and there you could apply right away to help your colleagues understand there are better, move effective ways of getting work done. And starting shifting the tide today! 

We look forward to seeing you all joining us live on this week's vodcast at 16:00 UK time (noon EDT) on Friday 22nd May.

There will be a live Q&A session as well during the live vodcast, so you can share across any potential questions you may have with us. Come and join us! It will be fun!

The hashtag for this vodcasting series as well as the 'Life Without eMail' movement will be #noemail     

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Thanks a lot, +Olivier Beaujean for the kind feedback and glad you have enjoyed it! Much appreciated as well the sharing over on Twitter with those Mentions. Way cool! Look forward to having you as our next guest speaker in a couple of weeks from now :-D 
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Hello everyone! Welcome to Episode VI of the bi-weekly 'Life Without eMail' vodcasting series with co-hosts Claire Burge and Luis Suarez. 

In today's vodcasting episode we are asking ourselves a very simple question: ’Why #noemail  ?’ In previous episodes we have been getting a number of different questions and comments asking us about why #noemail   ? and all of a sudden both Claire and myself realised that we never gave a proper introduction of what #noemail  is all about in this series: the origins, the reasons why, the getting things started, the initial struggles and lessons learned, the pick of #noemail   as the universal hashtag for the movement, the overall purpose of redefining email’s role in today’s more complex than ever before workplace, the liberating movement behind it all, etc. etc. Essentially, the mantra behind re-thinking how we work today to become more open, collaborative and social through various different digital tools while getting work done.

Both Claire and Luis will embark on a trip down the memory lane remembering their initial steps in their own #noemail  journeys to set the context as to why the #noemail   movement was born, who is involved in it, where do they usually hang out nowadays with the rest of the ever growing community of #noemail   advocates and how you, too, could come along and join them, if you are embarking yourself on that journey to challenge the status quo of email’s role in today’s business world to become better and more effective as what we do, working smarter, not necessarily harder :)

We look forward to seeing you all joining us live on this week's vodcast at 16:00 UK time (noon EDT) on Wednesday 22nd April.

There will be a live Q&A session as well during the live vodcast, so you can share across any potential questions you may have with us. Come and join us! It will be fun!

The hashtag for this vodcasting series as well as the 'Life Without eMail' movement will be #noemail    

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Email in Real Life

Easter holiday break is now over and time to get back to work :) And when thinking about going back to work, I am pretty certain the very first thing you will be thinking about would be the 1,000s of emails that are just awaiting in your inbox for some kind of response, if they get any at all. But what would happen if we would have email in real life? 

Well, that's just exactly what the incredibly smart and fun folks +Tripp and Tyler have pretty much done with their new sequel (Remember 'A Conference Call in Real Life'? > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DYu_bGbZiiQ ) on eMail in Real Life

This short video clip is a #mustwatch  for the #noemail  fans out there, specially, if you would want to experience for real how silly some of our email conversations have gotten over the years. Just watched it myself a couple of times and I couldn't find a single instance where I didn't experience it, back in the day, in the hundreds, if not thousands, of times.

And you? What would email look like to you in real life? Have a quick look and see it for yourself ... hehe

#noemail   #lawwe   #outsidetheinbox   #wqm   #collaboration   #funatwork   #videos   #sketches   #humour   #email   #work   #gettingthingsdone   #gtd   #gettingworkdone   #productivity   #life   #inconvenienttruths  
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awesome! :-)
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Your Celebrity Match 

Hummm, I don't recall following any major celebrity out there in Twitter that I can think of, unless Twitter has made me follow some just recently, nor in any other major social networking tool for that matter, but this is quite an interesting exercise, courtesy of +IBM Watson. Based on your tweets it does some kind of analytical work to let you know your Celebrity Match

And in my case, I don't mind at all the results, since I have always thought he,@slash, is one of the most gifted guitar players known to us all in recent history. Sweet Child O' Minehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1w7OgIMMRc4 is a small proof of it, don't you think? 

So, which one is your celebrity match, according to Dr. IBM Watson? :-D 

#ibmwatson   #analytics   #fun   #celebritymatch   #sentiment   #socbiz   #twitter   #character   #watson   #tuesdayfun   #ibm  
Enter your Twitter handle to see which celebrities have the most similar (and different) personalities to yours! @ Match me! Built with IBM Watson · Terms of use | Privacy Policy · Fork me on GitHub.
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+Reiner Knudsen ROFL!! If it helps and makes you feel better, my friend, Bobby Flay doesn't ring a bell at all for me either!! I think we are both living in a different continent altogether! :-P But good to know who you are most different from though! :-P hahaha 
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Yeah, that moment when ... 

... you head into Google Plus Homepage to catch up with the social streams, read some of the interesting insights and posts coming along, you then accidentally? hit refresh, page re-loads up and an entire new Home for G+ comes along and you have to start again that catch-up with a completely different set of entries. 

Yeah, I know, I, too, hate it when it happens and just wish G+ would stop doing that with that silly algorithm of hiding, on purpose, content from you, so you would hit refresh time after time after time and be glued to it for the entire day! 

Nope, thanks! That's not going to happen. That's why G+ Circles were invented for :-P but can you imagine seeing that happening on an ESN? :-O  #justsayin

  #fomo   #fearofmissingout   #googleplus   #learning   #tricks   #hintsandtips   #socialweb   #streams   #socialnetworking   #socialcomputing   #socialmedia   #socbiz   #gettingworkdone   #collaboration   #knowledgesharing   #activitystreams  
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+Carsten Rose Yes, I can imagine how most ESNs would be very attracted to such approaches as they are already very popular on the Social Web, alas, the latter miss big time the work context. I just can't imagine having it in an ESN and then the political battles of missing content because it just wasn't showing up on the streams! Nope, not going to happen, I am afraid! Oh, and remember, it's not really about information overload, but filter failure, as Clay Shirky would say :) 

Btw, on that link you mentioned above, lovely #AprilFools  :-P 
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Conference Month(s) Are Well Under Way 

Having just returned from another business trip to Bremen (Germany), last week, to participate in the wonderful #ICSUG  event where I co-hosted a workshop with my good friend +Alexander Kluge around Social Business Adoption & Digital Transformation, it's now time to prepare for the next trip: Amsterdam

Yes, that's right! Mark your calendars, folks, Social Now is coming to town sooner than you thought! April 20th and 21st I will be participating on one of the most innovative and thought-provoking conference events out there where, for once, it's practitioners themselves (Us) the ones stirring the wheel and putting the vendors on the spot to really prove how their solutions may well fit businesses' needs vs. the other way around. One event not to be missed! 

And if you are going to be around those dates in Amsterdam and would want to meet up for a drink or a chat, or both!, let me know over here or through Twitter at @elsua 

Look forward to seeing everyone there! 

PS. Oh, yeah, by the way, during #socialnow  I will be sharing on my speaking slot the methodology I've developed over the course of the last 7 years to break free from the email yoke and live #noemail  day in day out, in case you would want to find out and everything ;-) hehe 

#socialnow   #esn   #socbiz   #collaboration   #knowledgesharing   #events   #conferences   #amsterdam   #netherlands   #technology   #productivity   #noemail   #outsidetheinbox   #travelling   #biztravelling  
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Democracy at Work 

A couple of days ago, my good friend, +Harold Jarche, shared another massively enlightening and educational blog post where he comes to confirm the overall impact social networking tools (and social networks for that matter!) are having at work by helping the business world embrace democracy by becoming more open, social, collaborative, and overall more democratic and egalitarian altogether. 

It's a tremendous read and a highly recommended one as well, more than anything else because it will help clarify the existence and proper need for that (digital) transformation to take place through a #humanise  effort of the workplace itself. 

Here are a couple of my favourite quotes from the article, that I thought I would share across as teasers of what you can expect reading through it: 

'_Why do we need democracy? It is the only way humans will be able to organize in order to deal with the complex problems facing us. [...] New approaches to solving wicked problems are required if humanity is to thrive or even survive into the next century_'

Or this other one: 

'_Thinking for ourselves is the foundation of a new way of working. This requires an understanding of the whole environment in which we work. Artificial structures like jobs remove our ability to see the whole system. As we learn to think for ourselves, we must also connect with others. We are only as smart as our knowledge networks. But we do not need someone to manage our connections. The simple guideline of self-direction, often enabled by network technologies, can create beautifully complex relationships amongst interconnected people_'

#democracy   #tealorgs   #socbiz   #openbiz   #transformation   #socialnetworking   #ESN   #E20   #socialnetworks   #collaboration   #knowledgesharing   #egalitarian   #openness   #digitaltransformation   #teal   #inequality   #equity   #purpose   #meaning   #purposeful  
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I will watch it tonight when I can connect my laptop to my TV!
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Hello everyone! Welcome to Episode VII of the bi-weekly 'Life Without eMail' vodcasting series with co-hosts Claire Burge and Luis Suarez. 

This vodcasting show, which will start at 13:00 UK time, is a rather special one. Today we will be celebrating #noemail  at #noemailday ! Yay!! Yes, that's right! Every year there is a special date in the calendar where #noemail  advocates / practitioners get to celebrate the global movement of not using email at work for an entire day. And today is the day. Will you join us? Oh and we have got a special guest speaker as well ... 

+Paul Lancaster (a.k.a.@lordlancaster) initially launched this initiative back in 2011 (On 11-11-11) as an opportunity to help re-think the purpose of email in our day to day work activities. 5 years later, the   #noemailday  movement is stronger and more global than ever and we are truly delighted to have Paul with us later on today sharing plenty of insights of how #noemailday  came together in the first place, what's meant to him and everyone else, what he's learned throughout that 5 year long journey and where it will be heading next. 

If you would want to find out more about it, you can have a look into this rather insightful and very helpful article Paul put together not long ago > http://plandigitaluk.com/no-email-day/ and get ready to give email a break for the remaining of the day, in case you may not have even started it just yet! Come and join us! 

Here is a short biography from Paul Lancaster himself: 

'Paul Lancaster is a digital marketing and social media specialist, blogger and author of the 'Small Business Marketing For Dummies' book published by Wiley in December 2013.

As a passionate supporter of start-ups and small businesses in the UK, Paul spent 2yrs at Generator (a music development agency in Newcastle), 7yrs at PNE Group (a Newcastle-based local enterprise agency) and 4yrs at Shell LiveWIRE (one of the UK's longest running youth enterprise schemes), before joining the Sage One marketing team at Sage (the UK's biggest provider of small business software).

With a wide range of web and marketing roles for small businesses, not-for-profits and corporates including Sage and British Airways, plus a spell in the music industry as a DJ, producer, club promoter and record label owner, Paul now spends much of his time blogging and Tweeting about start-ups and marketing @lordlancaster'

We look forward to seeing you all joining us live on this week's vodcast at 13:00 UK time (noon EDT) on Tuesday 5th with guest speaker Paul Lancaster. 

There will be a live Q&A session as well during the live vodcast, so you can share across any potential questions you may have for Paul himself. Come and join us! It will be fun!

The hashtag for this vodcasting series as well as the 'Life Without eMail' movement will be #noemail    

Let’s go! Let’s do it! Let's free the world from the email yoke once and for all! Join us today on #noemailday   :-D
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Thanks a bunch, +Rick Swartz ! Just got the notification to follow on IG. Will follow back shortly! Yes, the so-called imposter's community manager needs to do something along the lines of checking facts first before taking action! Oh well, glad we are connecting there back again! Thanks for the team sports, Rick! :)
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Hello everyone! Welcome to Episode V of the bi-weekly 'Life Without eMail' vodcasting series with co-hosts Claire Burge and Luis Suarez. 

In today's vodcasting episode we will continue to talk some more about eMail Is Broken - What Can Be Done?, where we are very excited to have with us special guest speaker +Andy Swann. He will be sharing with us the story of his own personal journey on having done #noemail   for a few months already, how and why he got started with it in the first place, what triggered it, what reactions it created amongst his colleagues, what he has learned about making such bold move and, finally, some of the perks about #noemail   you may not have realised about just yet. 

Here is a short biography from Andy Swann: 

'Andy Swann cares about the future of work and the future of the organisations we work in. He believes things can be better, simpler and is making it his mission to be a leading voice in the call to action.'

'Part digital artisan, social artist and workplace innovator, he has arrived here via a work life that has taken in everything from manufacturing Scotch Eggs to Senior Management – and a whole lot in between. He is welcoming a future of simpler, more human workplaces, where collective conscience drives positive impact on the world.'

'On his own perpetual search for meaning, Andy is creating a range of social projects as he goes.'

'You can connect with him and his work at http://www.iamtheworkproject.com'

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We look forward to seeing you all joining us live on this week's vodcast at 16:00 UK time (noon EDT) on Thursday 9th with guest speaker Andy Swann. 

There will be a live Q&A session as well during the live vodcast, so you can share across any potential questions you may have for Andy himself. Come and join us! It will be fun!

The hashtag for this vodcasting series as well as the 'Life Without eMail' movement will be #noemail   

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Thanks much, +John Sing, for joining us earlier on and for the lovely feedback, as well as helping spread the message through Twitter. We are delighted you had a chance to watch the vodcast and enjoyed it. We are already looking forward to the next one and let us know if you have got additional feedback / comments you would want us to cover in upcoming episodes, please. Thanks again for the support!
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The serious question: Could you live without your smartphone?

Apparently, 46% of smartphone owners can't. At least, in the US. But how about you? Would you be able to live without your smartphone? 

If someone would have asked me that same question say, 10 or 15 years ago, I'd have probably told them that I would and without a problem. Fast forward to 2015, and the answer, for me, would still the same. Of course, we can live without our smartphones?!?!

It's a different matter if you could live without breathing! :-O 

I am not too sure how we ended up building that obsessive and compulsory need to be addicted to our smartphones, but something tells me that if things continue like this, very soon, if not already, we would have much more important issues / problems to tackle than whether we can live without our smartphones or not. 

Come on, people, a smartphone is just another tool, pretty much like any other 'tool' / technology out there that allow us to get something done in a more or less effective manner. It's an enabler, nothing more, nothing less.

Yes, I am, too, in love with my iPhone 6+, but from that to say that I couldn't live without it, it would be a bit of a stretch, because, you know, I surely can. That's just something called Life (with a capital L) that no smartphone or technology would be able to ever replace it. 

It's the enablement, the augmentation and the exaptation that matter the most, not whether we can live with or without those devices #justsaying  

#pewresearch   #mobile   #mobility   #purpose   #technology   #trends   #trends2015   #habits   #experiences   #life   #balance   #adoption   #adaptation   #enablement   #smartphone   #tools   #productivity   #think  
Nearly two-thirds of Americans now own a smartphone. 19% of Americans rely to some extent on a smartphone for internet access, but the connections to digital resources that they offer are tenuous for many of these users.
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WOW! +David Proffitt I guess I won't be doing that, then, just in case the shock would be far too mind-blowing to bear (Which I suspect it will be, based on your comment above...). 

PS. Coincidentally, I just bumped into this article > http://www.businessinsider.com/apple-on-the-apple-watch-your-phone-is-ruining-your-life-2015-4 that seems to want to put things a little bit more into perspective with our smartphone use.

[Yes, I, too, see the irony of being dragged away from it to then be back into it #lesigh  ]
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Google Plus Photos or Why Too Much Fragmentation Can Be a Bad Thing

Ok, I guess something has been bugging me for a little while now around Google Plus and I think I may know now what's going on: Why should I upload my photos over here when I have already been using both Flickr + Instagram for a good while? 

What are the perks, if any, of doing so? Why should I make the effort to fragment my online photo sharing bandwidth even more with G+ Photos? Yes, I know I could share duplicates of photos from other existing places and everything, but I have never been a big fan of cross-posting anyway, specially, when social networks may be somewhat similar as it can be a tad annoying seeing the same content over and over again... 

So, dear fellow Google Plussers, tell me why you think I should bother with uploading photos over here in G+ or, in other words, what perks are you finding / experiencing yourself that can help convince me I should start upload some soon enough over here? Thoughts, feedback, tips, please... [Thanks!!]

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+Luis Suarez Sorry about that, Luis. The HBR post was shared in 'extended circles' from one of my friends.

"That article from HBR is perhaps one of the top reads from HBR this year trying to help everyone understand how thanks to the democratisation power of social networks traditional command and control management may have its days numbered. Alas, the comment around power and status does not relate to management alone, but to everyone where we seem to always want to exercise the two of them to see where we would fit in, if at all, vs. the other way around on caring, empathy, kindness and #togetherness  as you will noted above.

Good old   #fellowship , really, if you come to think of it :)"

You really read my mind and synthetize the essence of this post and conversations around it!

Sharing what I discussed in this G+ thread that you can't see unfortunately :(

Extract from the HBR post:

"We all sense that power is shifting in the world. We see increasing political protest, a crisis in representation and governance, and upstart businesses upending traditional industries. But the nature of this shift tends to be either wildly romanticized or dangerously underestimated.

There are those who cherish giddy visions of a new techno-utopia in which increased connectivity yields instant democratization and prosperity. The corporate and bureaucratic giants will be felled and the crowds coronated, each of us wearing our own 3D-printed crown. There are also those who have seen this all before. Things aren’t really changing that much, they say. Twitter supposedly toppled a dictator in Egypt, but another simply popped up in his place. We gush over the latest sharing-economy start-up, but the most powerful companies and people seem only to get more powerful."

source: https://hbr.org/2014/12/understanding-new-power

Some of my comments on this G+ thread & HRB post were:

Comment 1:

This visual sums up many ideas shared from this long HBR post.

http://scribd.com/doc/140029521/Michel-Bauwens-Visualisation-from-Ouisharefest-keynote-talk

This comes from this blog post by Michel Bauwens pmrks.com/keAgnw

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So how to go beyond the four boxes? Pondering these days...

Reading and highlighting from "11 Rules for Creating Value in the #SocialEra " by Nilofer Merchant.

"These models [*] are all valuable but only partly social. Let’s face it, every business model has already been done in some form already. Free was around before social."

"The Web just took an already existing business model (free) and made it easier to do on a broader scale. In the case of software, the Web allowed easier distribution of products (and a lower marginal cost) to enable freemium pricing as a core new business model. The same is true for rental models that were around in the traditional world, as you likely remember from high school prom tuxedos to bowling alley shoes. In the Web 2.0 era, we saw that in SaaS models that allow a lower cost of ownership of software for enterprises. It was just rental with a more efficient cost structure. My point is that every business model has already been done in some form already—sponsorship, advertising, free, rental—in the traditional era and the Web era."

"The question is really what could any business look like when all the business levers are socially oriented; what could happen next? We have yet to see the full range of business models we can create when all the levers are exercised. The Social Era, with its fundamentally different ways to create value through connected individuals, will surely bring more options. We need innovative business models to go hand-in-hand with innovative ideas. Importantly, these new constructs will give us more than money. If we can use assets more effectively, we will lower our impact on the earth. If we can find local resources, we can connect to our community in a different way. Maybe this means we will generate more prosperity, not just more wealth. Maybe it means people will see and sense their community. Not only will social models provide a way to build in resilience, they could enable a deeper connection to community in which we are creating. The next big ideas, the next big companies, or the next business models won’t be created by those who say that what we already have works well enough."

[*] The models are also shared in her blog post with this table/visual synthesis http://pmrks.com/eiVyig 

Thoughts?

Looking forward to hearing your insights when I will come back to this thread when I will go sync again... :) going #slow  now...
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Hello everyone! Welcome to Episode IV of the bi-weekly 'Life Without eMail' vodcasting series with co-hosts Claire Burge and Luis Suarez. 

In previous vodcasting episodes we covered extensively how broken email is today. Well, not really email as a system, but our constant (ab)use through enough bad habits to want to make people despair from time to time. So what can be done? What can we, as individual knowledge (Web) workers, do in order to break the chain, to free ourselves from the email yoke or, at least, eventually tame the beast somewhat.

In today's live vodcast both Claire Burge and Luis Suarez will cover a number of different strategies, capabilities, hints & tips, tricks and what not, that practitioners can learn about to demonstrate how there are, indeed, better collaborative and knowledge sharing tools people can use much more effectively than having to constantly rely on email and fight off our many bad habits when using it. We will be discussing how knowledge workers themselves can start building different methodologies to mitigate their own dependency on email and instead transition into social networking tools, where needed and applicable, to become more open, collaborative and, eventually, more social

We look forward to seeing you all joining us live on this week's vodcast at 16:00 UK time (noon EDT) and get ready because your own personal transformation journey of living #noemail  is just about to start! Today!!

There will be a live Q&A session as well during the live vodcast, so you can share across any potential questions you may have for the co-hosts. Come and join us! It will be fun!

The hashtag for this vodcasting series as well as the 'Life Without eMail' movement will be #noemail  

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Luis Suarez is a Chief Emergineer, People Enabler & Digital Humanist. A well seasoned Social / Open Business evangelist and 2.0 practitioner with over 15 years of experience on knowledge management, collaboration, learning, online communities and social networking for business, and has been living, since February 2008, a work life without email challenging the status quo of how knowledge workers collaborate and share their knowledge by promoting openness, transparency, trust, sustainable growth, engagement, connectedness and overall smart work. 

He currently blogs over at http://elsua.net and tweets over at @elsua

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  • IBM
    Lead Social Business Enabler, 2013 - 2014
  • IBM
    Social Business Evangelist, 2007 - 2013
  • IBM
    Knowledge Manager, Community Builder & Social Computing Evangelist, 2001 - 2007
  • IBM
    Customer Service Representative, 1997 - 2001
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Currently
Gran Canaria