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Knowledge Management

This forum is a space to share our experiences, wins and challenges with implementing knowledge management (KM) across our respective programs. Here you can ask questions, share tips and promising KM practices, as well as share information on tools and approaches that support better networking and knowledge sharing.

 

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Knowledge Management (KM) Certification: Do we need it or not?

Posted: 28 Mar 2017 by hollycollins
Last Post: 28 Mar 2017 by by hollycollins

Let’s talk about KM certification. I’m still relatively new to the KM world, and I’ve heard that the need for a KM...

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How do we measure success with Communities of Practice?

Posted: 20 Mar 2017 by ysongowilliams
Last Post: 20 Mar 2017 by by ysongowilliams

I’ll be attending a KM4DEV practitioners’ workshop in Seattle on April 6 and 7, during which attendees will share...

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What do you look for in a Knowledge Manager?

Posted: 9 Jan 2017 by ejanoch
Last Post: 20 Mar 2017 by by ysongowilliams

These days, I get a ton of questions about what it means to do knowledge management, and how to hire knowledge managers....

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'F' is for Failure.

Posted: 9 Feb 2017 by ysongowilliams
Last Post: 1 Mar 2017 by by scrass

We just finished off quite an honest discussion on ‘Learning from Failure’ at the February 9th KMTF meeting with...

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Video Storytelling: Questions? Issues? Ideas? Let's chat!

Posted: 10 Feb 2017 by hollycollins
Last Post: 14 Feb 2017 by by atodela

Hi everyone! Thanks again SO much for all of those who attended this week's workshop Video Storytelling: Narratives...

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KMTF resource 10th most popular resource download in 2016!

Posted: 17 Jan 2017 by ysongowilliams
Last Post: 17 Jan 2017 by by ysongowilliams

I’m not playing favorites here, but the KMTF deserves some congratulations. Our TOPS-developed and TF-recommended ‘...

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Reflecting on the Learning Agenda Workshop (Nov 29-Dec 1, 2016)

Posted: 4 Dec 2016 by gsharroc
Last Post: 14 Dec 2016 by by Laurie Starr

I have just attended a very enjoyable and stimulating three-day Learning Agenda workshop in Washington DC hosted by...

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FFP Request for Implementation-Focused Tools and Guidance for Learning, Knowledge Sharing and Capacity Strengthening

Posted: 13 Dec 2016 by ysongowilliams
Last Post: 13 Dec 2016 by by ysongowilliams

Dear Colleagues, FFP is working on the annual update of their Technical References document (which accompanies the RFA...

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Facebook at Work for Online Communities

Posted: 15 Aug 2016 by hollycollins
Last Post: 17 Nov 2016 by by hollycollins

Dear colleagues, I hope you all enjoyed the KM Summer Series Session 1 as much as I did! Stan Garfield offered a lot of...

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Online Community and Webinar Engagement Tips

Posted: 25 Aug 2016 by Shelia Jackson
Last Post: 29 Aug 2016 by by ysongowilliams

During today's third installment of the webinar series, "Why It Matters - Creating and Measuring Successful Online...

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Get Practical Solutions for Your Online Engagement Challenges

Posted: 25 Aug 2016 by hollycollins
Last Post: 25 Aug 2016 by by hollycollins

Hi everyone! We just finished our final session of our Summer Series, Why It Matters - Creating and Measuring...

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Assessing the Health of Your Online Community

Posted: 19 Aug 2016 by hollycollins
Last Post: 19 Aug 2016 by by hollycollins

Hi everyone! Yesterday the Knowledge Management Task Force hosted Richard Millington of Feverbee and author of ...

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Maintaining Online Engagement 101: immediate follow-up!

Posted: 12 Aug 2016 by ysongowilliams
Last Post: 12 Aug 2016 by by ysongowilliams

Hi everyone: The TOPS Program Knowledge Management Team was lucky enough to host community evangelist and knowledge...

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Improving organizational culture to drive knowledge sharing

Posted: 25 Jul 2016 by ysongowilliams
Last Post: 8 Aug 2016 by by ysongowilliams

Dear colleagues, I came across this TED talk on the Military Case for Sharing Knowledge: in which Stanley McChrystal...

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Your experiences with CMS (Contact Management Systems)

Posted: 14 Jul 2016 by mmurphy
Last Post: 19 Jul 2016 by by mmurphy

Hi there- We are in the process of selecting a CMS to manage our technical contacts for our project. We have some...

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Best Practices and Cultural Differences

Posted: 29 Jun 2016 by Shelia Jackson
Last Post: 6 Jul 2016 by by ysongowilliams

There was an interesting article (link below) in yesterday's Harvard Business Review discussing how best practices do not...

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Tools for deepening online engagement?

Posted: 5 Jul 2016 by ysongowilliams
Last Post: 5 Jul 2016 by by ysongowilliams

Did anyone make ActionSprout’s ‘Facebook for Global Health’ event on Friday June 24th? It was a great...

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Peer Learning Session on Online & Community Engagement

Posted: 4 May 2016 by abuchsbaum
Last Post: 8 Jun 2016 by by Shelia Jackson

Hi all! Were you at the event on April 26th? Ashleigh Mullinax, Sheila Jackson, Laura Ostenso, and Yemisi Songo-...

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Engaging Adult Learners

Posted: 11 Apr 2016 by aigirbe
Last Post: 20 Apr 2016 by by ysongowilliams

Following the March 2016 session on how to engage adult learners, let's use this forum to discuss ideas, successes, and...

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Workshop on Methodologies of Nutrition and Gender in Ag

Posted: 19 Apr 2016 by INGENAES
Last Post: 19 Apr 2016 by by INGENAES

INGENAES in collaboration with the CAC-FRAS (the Central Asia and the Caucasus Forum on Rural Advisory Services) will...

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Using technology to support Knowledge Management

Posted: 28 Mar 2016 by ysongowilliams
Last Post: 12 Apr 2016 by by ysongowilliams

As KMers, we are often asked to develop and implement tools and platforms that enable collaboration and knowledge...

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