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The Untold Costs of Social Networking

Elsua

We, human beings, have got an inner urge to wanting to belong to a group, a tribe, a team, a community, a network, you name it. On purpose.

2016 72

Twitter is Not a Social Network

Alchemy of Change

Just because a service connects people doesn’t automatically mean we should call it a “social network.&# There, I said it.

How Social Networking Can Improve Work Meetings

Elsua

Specially, from other teams, in other organisations and business units, in other projects with their own agenda, never minding your own.

2013 123

The Fallacy of Social Networking

Elsua

Thanks much for the recent concerns shown upon out there through various social channels. Social just for the sake of social is now dead.

2012 102

Ripple: Social Network Influencers

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Ripple Social Marketing. You don’t need a big social network yourself. Before today, you would just add them.

Social Networking and Going Back to Basics

Elsua

In “ Is Social Media Becoming a Vast Wasteland? The core aspect of social networking and the good old Web 2.0 Remember?)

2012 93

Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: A Review

Portals and KM

One book at the top of the pile was Rawn Shah’s Social Networking for Business: Choosing the Right Tools and Resources to Fit Your Needs.

2011 67

Social Network Identity: Anonymity, Pseudonymity and Accountability -Media140

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Neither wants to connect their hobby or business with their real name, sometimes because they don’t want their friends and family to find out.

Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Elsua

No longer would there be a need to keep up with multiple social networking environments, with multiple networks, with multiple levels of interactions.

2011 118

Social Networking Gets Serious – #prayforjapan

Elsua

Social spaces where you goof off at work and get away with it, because they are all hyped and everything, and everyone needs to be there.

Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

While enterprise social networking has been covered extensively in the media and by IT analyst firms, one of the least discussed aspects of the topic has been the issue of design and the potential impact of design on employee adoption of such tools and applications.  At the June Enterprise 2.0 Social theory and design.

10 Tips for LinkedIn Social Networking

Online Social Networking

Here are ten tips for maximizing your LinkedIn social networking success: Your LinkedIn profile is your resume. Keep at it.

16 Tips for Ning Social Networking

Online Social Networking

Many Ning social networking sites are easier to navigate and operate than those of Facebook or LinkedIn. Accept invitations from others.

Ning 24

Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking

Elsua

mean, we have only been having social software tools for merely 15 years and we are already starting to hate them, as end-users? So soon?!?!

2011 68

Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Twitter For Business

Elsua

Will Social Software follow the same trend? Welcome to Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking!

Chad 51

Addressing Social Networking Gripes with Shared Value

Elsua

Just think of it, what’s your social media pet peeve? No doubt! Ready? Hang on for a minute though. Oh, and don’t cheat!! Spot on!

Social Business in 2013 – An Opportunity (Open Business)

Elsua

This piece would also highlight a shift of focus and purpose for yours truly with regards to the overall theme of Social Networking for Business.

2013 114

Monetization: Social Network Advertising

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Media Monetization is becoming THE hot issue in online community chatter. Twitter: Reputation Management in Social Networks (20).

Accepting Friends on Facebook vs. LinkedIn Social Networking Sites

Online Social Networking

A Facebook friend recently asked about accepting friend requests on social networking sites , and I promised to discuss the matter.

Most Popular Social Networking Sites for Business

Online Social Networking

Facebook , Twitter , LinkedIn , and the Ning family of social networking sites are the most popular social networks with wide business appeal. From a business point of view, MySpace has become primarily a niche site for the music industry. Each social networking site is different. Facebook.

How Much Real Networking on Social Networking Sites?

Online Social Networking

I’ve written many articles about social networking sites. Little Real Networking on Social Networking Sites.

Ning 22

Statistics: Why integrate Facebook into your business

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

STATISTICS WITHIN What are the social media statistics of engaging on Facebook? This post is about social media statistics and Facebook.

Making Business Sense of Social Media and Social Networking – Is Blogging Dead?

Elsua

Have you moved all of your conversations to social networking sites? Of course, in your personal business / corporate blog!

2011 54

The Power of Networks in a Complex (Business) World

Elsua

To them, social networking is just a complete waste of time. Open Business passing fad. And that’s about it. Excuse me?

2013 127

BroadVision’s Clearvale Offers Integrated Enterprise Social Networking Platform

Portals and KM

Many organizations are implementing both external facing social networking programs, as well as enterprise social networking tools.

Social Business Is People to People Business – The Iberia Story

Elsua

As part of the series of “ Social Business Is People to People Business “, here’s the next take of what living social is all about.

2012 83

Open Business – From Adoption into Adaptation

Elsua

Indeed, there will always be different waves of adopters and each and everyone of us, social software evangelists, should be ok with that.

2013 82

#e2conf 2011 Highlights – Offline Social Networking Still Rules!

Elsua

Yes, I am now back to work, back to the social grid, back to carry on with my usual blogging mojo. conference event (a.k.a. Well, not this year!

2011 44

Social Network Marketing Campaigns: Features Attributes

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

By the way, I first raised these points in February 2008 in a post called Of course there ARE social media marketing campaigns.

Social Business – *The* Ecosystem

Elsua

The ones who soon enough would be able to claim “ Yes, I was there! I was part of that social transformation. Social: The Human Web.

2012 86

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Social network sites: Definition, history, and scholarship. link] Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship danah m.

2007 41

Why Social Business Keeps Failing to Deliver

Elsua

and Social Business are one of the main culprits why it’s taking us all so long to recover from this financial crisis? What if E2.0

2012 133

Essential Qualities of Open Business Ambassadors

Elsua

So what are some other key characteristics from Open Business Champions? Open:  Indeed, Open Business is about being just that: open.

2013 80

Challenges of Social Business in the Workplace

Elsua

A couple of weeks ago the smart and talented folks from Bloomfire approached me through Twitter  to ask me whether I would be willing to participate on an interview around Social Business and be featured on the series of bloggers and influencers they have got going on for a little while now. Learning Open Business Open Leadership

2014 59

Dear Social Business Evangelist, Where Art Thou?

Elsua

mean, I believe that social business evangelists, in general, are still breathing those very same traits I just mentioned above, but where are they?

2012 112

Convofy Provides Comprehensive Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking

Portals and KM

Recently, I spoke with Tad Staley, their VP of Business Development to better understand the firm and their offering. Here is the related chat.

Chat 31

Nurturing Your Social Networks To Help You Find Your Purpose

Elsua

Even more so when plenty of my closed networks strongly discouraged me to publish it, because they thought it just  wasn’t   me. You see?

2013 18

Social Business, Where Do You Stand?

Elsua

And those who are there for the true social transformation of their entire business ecosystem (Both internal and external). Nothing.

2012 110

The State of Social Business – A State of Maturity?

Elsua

What’s the state of Social Business today? “, or, my favourite one: “ What’s the ROI of Social Media?

2012 88

Social Business in 2013 – A Challenge

Elsua

Dear Social Business Evangelist, Where Art Thou? Why Social Business Keeps Failing to Deliver. And here is why … . Sadly. .

2013 60