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Mongrel Media: When Corporate Comms hijacks Traditional and Social Media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Mongrel Media:  Traditional vs Corporate vs Social Media. Corporate Media – Owned Media. Bought vs Owned vs Earned Attention.

Corporate Social Media Policies are Advancing

Portals and KM

Pam Sahota has provided a useful post, Examples of Corporate Social Media Policies , that actually contained links to 14 examples. While it is always good to look at what others are doing, Pam started with the proper caution that there’s no right policy. Your company needs to find what is right for your culture and needs. Here are a few.

Racing to the Top Where Corporations Are People


And it all has got to do with a key concept that we have been discussing over here for a while: corporations are people and people are corporations, after all, so we may start behaving as such. “[…]  They [Corporations] bet on short memories and the healing power of marketing dollars, commercials and discounts.

My TEDxRainier Talk on The Soulful Company

Alchemy of Change

The Soulful Company B Corporation corporations drive meaning mission soulful companyI'm excited to share my TEDxRainier talk on "The Soulful Company." This talk will serve as a catalyst to shift my focus here at Alchemy of Change into a place for exploring some of the questions I hope to pique with this talk.

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Bring Back the Corporate Knowledge Managers - as Collaboration Connectors

Michael Sampson - Currents

Writing for the Harvard Business Review blog network, Tammy Erickson talks about the role of organizational hubs to encourage and enhance collaboration. But it creates a staggering need to document, codify, sort, scan, absorb and digest input from innumerable sources. Some are calling it information "toxicity." Or both. Collaboration Culture

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Blogging and Corporate Hippies by Luis Suarez


And bring you back on track, of course, to what your focus area(s) may well have been all along. It won’t. It never will. practitioner. Hippie 2.0

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CEOs Don’t Understand Social Media The Australian

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Corporate Karma Media social media Social Media Australia social networks The Australian Australia Bernie Brookes CEOs Myers PR public relations

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The Divine Right of Capital: The Corporation as Feudal Estate

Alchemy of Change

Chapter 3: The Corporation as Feudal Estate. Employees similarly disappear into the corporation, with the property passing to shareholders.

How Do Corporations Embrace the Collaborative Economy? #collabeconadsk

Online Community Strategy

What role do corporations play if people get what they need from each other? description of the evening follows. Online Community

Social Media for Training Departments in Companies

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I was invited to speak on social media in the Enterprise by Cadre eLearning to a group of corporate training people. Training for Corporates is changing… Corporate Education Event Online Communities social media social networks Australia corporate training Course Facebook online Training Twitter workshop

Looking for interview partners on innovation in large corporations or government agencies

Net-Map Toolbox

Innovation Any Which Way (copyright by Cea on Flickr). effort into pushing for it. I am looking for success, failure and so-so stories.

Enterprise 2.0: social scorecard and social media karma

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Tags: Online Communities social media social networks Australia badges Corporate enterprise 2.0

Enterprise: List of 40 Social Media Staff Guidelines

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Canadian Broadcasting Corporation  [link] interesting because this version caused World War III . Opera  [link]. Enemy Media? ^.^. AUSTRALIAN.

Clearing the Air About Corporate Blogging

Leading Virtually

Blogs have been around more than a decade now, but corporate blogging, or the use of blogs within firms, is not very common. Tags: Blogs leadership blogging virtual teaming task performance social relationships communication corporate performance virtual teams Leadership Collaboration technology In this post, I focus on the following.

Brumby’s Bakeries and Negative Criticism in Social Media COI

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

How a Facebook page might save a company in Brand disgrace! Brumbys told franchisees to blame carbon tax and hike up fees. Even initials.

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Corporate Communications: Talk or Tell?

Governance in a Networked World

Corporate Communications could tick the box on another focus group having been ‘communicated to’. But there was a serious side to the question.

Ten Reasons Your Corporate Social Network Should be an Innovation Social Network

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

while that can be helpful in areas such as customer support, it is EXACTLY what is needed in corporate innovation, where the current organizational structure often the culprit stifling creativity and collaboration. Idea Portals are a proven way to get very rapid uptake because there is something in it for the end user.

Compatibility Communication System : CCS CORPORATION

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

You are here: home What is the CCS? Using the CCS How to Buy The remarkable card-based communication tool for training, coaching and self discovery.

If Companies are People, Where’s Their Soul?

Alchemy of Change

Supreme Court has already answered this question; in its view, corporations are legal persons with the same constitutional rights as actual people.

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The Divine Right of Capital: Corporations Are Not Persons

Alchemy of Change

Chapter 11: Corporations Are Not Persons. The issue of corporate personhood has deep roots. Chapter 3: The Corporation as Feudal Estate.

More on corporate strategy - #NACD

Endless Knots

I mentioned the “ Board’s Role in Corporate Strategy ” session below at the NACD Corporate Governance Conference. It gives you a different perspective on corporate responsibility. This is very important to developing corporate strategy. Tags: Business Corporate governance NACD You get real insight into consumers.

5 Reasons Why Corporate Social Tools Fail - I Agree with Some, Question Others

Michael Sampson - Currents

Aliza at GigaOM outlined 5 reasons why corporate social tools fail , and what to do about it: " While millions of people interact daily in public-facing social media channels, there are a growing number of internal social media solutions for the enterprise, becoming modern-day intranets of sorts. But do these systems work? My Comments.

Apple Goes Corporate - BusinessWeek

Michael Sampson - Currents

Peter at BusinessWeek looks at Apple's move into the corporate market , lead by the widespread adoption of the iPad: ". the iPad faces little competition among corporations such as financial services and pharmaceutical firms. Apple’s iPhone, meanwhile, is the top-selling smartphone, forcing businesses to accommodate workers who use it.

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Corporate Twitter Resources

Community Guy

I’ve had several people ask me lately for information on what corporations are doing on Twitter. Here’s some great content around the topic: 40 of the Best Twitter Brands and the People Behind Them. Four ways companies use micro-blogging. Executive twittering without the time suck. Twitter for Business.

Corporate Blogging Goes Mainstream – Happy Bloggiversary elsua!


Still think that corporate blogging doesn’t have a place within the social networking tools landscape? Ouchie! Yes, that’s right!

Techy lunch in the City shows community spirit of corporate lawyers

Social Reporter

City of London Corporation – and Things to Do. My friend John Popham has extended the idea to a techy Christmas party. Or hopefully both.

Green Chameleon » Corporate Alzheimers

Green Chameleon

Do we need an officially recognised function of corporate memorialist? What happens if the corporate memorialist leaves? Or so I think!

Death of the corporate portal?

Governance in a Networked World

but as a former corporate KM person I know how hard it is to encourage staff to participate in collaborative corporate portals. In contrast getting people to join up with the corporate portal was like pulling teeth. Obviously not all are current employees but where is the corporate knowledge going to reside in the future


The Person I Wish Corporations Would Be

Hildy Gottlieb

Listening to yet another pundit on yet another soapbox about corporate personhood today, I found myself talking back to the television.

Next up: NACD Corporate Governance Conference (#NACD, tweeters)

Endless Knots

Pleased to say that I'm chairing a panel at the National Association of Corporate Directors' 2009 Corporate Governance Conference taking place in Washington, DC, Oct 18-20. savvy -- promises a stellar moment in the development of corporate governance. I'm serious. Tags: Corporate governance NACD Cool, eh?

Green Chameleon » David Vaine on Corporate Blogging

Green Chameleon

But why stop there? I’ve posted more at [link] Posted on July 17, 2007 at 07:43 AM | Comment permalink Adriana Genius. All rights reserved.

The Divine Right of Capital: New Citizens in Corporate Governance

Alchemy of Change

Chapter 10: New Citizens in Corporate Governance. Externally, corporate governance is regulated by state statues and court decisions.

Australia Enterprise: list of business online communities

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

A “top list&# of social networks and online communities for business and corporate. Hoover’s Connect - manage professional network and connect to corporate network (Tagline: Find the people you want to meet through the people you know). Not blogs - they must have community features of many-to-many discussions, leaders, UGC etc. 

Stop Banging Your Tanker Corporate Microclimates

Evolving Web

A microclimate is a small area that has differing weather than the surrounding area.  Microclimates can be good or bad.  Inspired by muse.

College Presidents Blog and Tweet Much More Than Corporate CEO’s

Portals and KM

Nora and Ava Lescault recently published an interesting report, College Presidents Out-Blog and Out-Tweet Corporate CEO’s ?as   Seven Inc.

New Technology – The Threat to Our Corporate Information


Well, go and have a look into New Technology – The Threat to Our Corporate Information. Oh, and perhaps risk management , too! Ouchie!

Corporate Learning Trends and Innovations Nov 17-21

Nancy White

Most of you know me in the non profit world, but Tony Karrer of Tech Empower convinced me I could contribute to a corporate learning event. So take a look at what he, Jay Cross and George Siemens have put together for Corporate Learning Trends and Innovations » Corporate Learning Trends and Innovations 2008. The event is free.

Blog>> Cross Post: The Body Corporate

Green Chameleon

I’m guest blogging over at Cognitive Edge right now… here’s my first post.————-. ————-. have a few posts in mind which will attempt to use what we know of the human body as an analogy to help us make sense of the social body we call the organisation. Read more

The Divine Right of Capital: Wealth Reigns

Alchemy of Change

Economic sovereignty trumps political sovereignty in the corporation. Chapter 3: The Corporation as Feudal Estate. Tweet.

Goodbye, Corporate Data Silo; Hello Linked Data

Green Chameleon

Alas, the corporate data silo that we’ve all learned to love and cherish is slipping away. However, the enterprise, cross-enterprise, and cloud-based metadata and semantic data world taking its place means more than just lots of more data available to everyone. and employee productivity. Kingsley is also highly linked himself.