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The Fallacy of Social Networking


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 108

How Social Networking Can Improve Work Meetings


If there is anything that social networking shines and thrives at is helping us all stay connected, regardless of where we may well be in the world.

2013 122

How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools


And SmartCloud for Social Business does that beautifully. still make use of some Apps from the darker side of the Social Web. Openness.

2015 86

Social Networking and Going Back to Basics


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

2012 106

Industrialisation of Social Networking for the Enterprise


Or, to put it in other words, automation of your social networking presence. practitioner, specially, in the Social Web.

2013 89

Social Networking Gets Serious – #prayforjapan


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.

Reflections from 2011 – Focused and Purposeful Social Networking


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

2011 85

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 84

Addressing Social Networking Gripes with Shared Value


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!

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


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

2011 63

Screencast: Employee Profiles & Social Network Sites

Collaborative Thinking

I recorded a short (11 minute) screencast this morning to help a customer better understand the role of employee profiles within social network sites. Screencast:  Employee Profiles & Social Network Sites. Posted to Cisco Enterprise Social Software Community. For

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

Boston E20 Notes: Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks: Identity, Graphs, Streams & Social Objects

Portals and KM

attended session - Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks: Identity, Graphs, Streams & Social Objects led by Mike Gotta , Senior Technical Solution Marketing Manager for Social Software, Cisco. He showed some of the architectural capabilities that relate to social networking

2012 42

Standards Can Help Put Social Software to Work

Portals and KM

million on social software globally in 2011, and will spend almost $4.5 is the involvement needed from IT departments to deploy and integrate the software. Dion Hitchcliffe, address one critical means to address this integration issue in his post, Enterprise Social Networks Need Open Standards.    

Social Network Travel Logging

Governance in a Networked World

The idea is that I intend to build the social network of people that we meet or connect with as we travel to new places over a 40 day period.

Social Media Principle #3 Economies Have Currencies

Evolving Web

This post is third in a series of my Social Media Principles.  The base post is 10 Social Media Principles.

Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 Social Software (Part 2)

Collaborative Thinking

Social Software lacks definition. Emergent Social Software Platforms remain ill-defined as well. Enterprise 2.0

List of "White Label" or "Private Label" (Applications you can Rebrand) Social Networking Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Below you’ll find a list of over 100 vendors (and more in the comments) of vendors that offer commodity community software. technologies.

2007 20

Green Chameleon » Social Software Guides

Green Chameleon

Thanks to Cory Banks and Steven Kaye for this lead (via actKM ). URLs are automatically converted into links. Thank you Edgar for your post! RSS2.0

Missing Pieces: The Activity Stream Aggregator

Collaborative Thinking

Social network sites (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn in the consumer space as well as many enterprise social software vendors) display a chronological list of human-readable content fragments that describe actions taken by people and applications. Social Networking & CollaborationThe

Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 Social Software

Collaborative Thinking

Enterprise 2.0 is more about how social software is used by people vs. what the social tool actually is. does not address all patterns of communication, information sharing, cooperation, collaboration, community-building, and social networking. Social Software Many E2.0 Enterprise 2.0 And that's ok.

Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 Social Software (Part 3)

Collaborative Thinking

Previous posts: Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 & Social Software (Part 2). Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 & Social Software. and social software) - in no particular order : Cisco Stumbles Early But Regains Composure & Sets The Stage  . and its social media efforts. Potpourri.

2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part One

Portals and KM

think they are innovators in the social software space, both for enterprise and Web use.  Teach for America uses social media.

2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part Two

Portals and KM

This is the second in a series on an IBM social media press event I attended last week following part one posted yesterday. Into help desks?

Three Big Benefits of Social Software | Blogs |

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

IT Business Edge VP Ken Hardin made that point in a post from 2008 in which he noted that the simple software-as-a-service collaboration platform used by our editorial team hadnt exactly wowed him. We had e-mail, a personnel directory and a networked file server for documentation before it came along. silos). Contribution.

Impact of Social Software Within the Enterprise by Jon Iwata


Many folks have been questioning the relevance and importance of social computing within the enterprise. Eventually. Yes, eight years ago!

Teams, Communities, And Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

Perhaps one of the most well-intentioned yet misunderstood categorizations I’ve seen made by a variety of sources has been a segmentation model which draws sharp distinctions between “teams”, “communities”, and “social networks” – essentially treating them as separate entities. Teams and communities are social networks.

Will Social Software Replace Email in an Enterprise 2.0 World?


The main issue I am seeing when interacting with social software tools is actually not the social tools themselves, but how I access them.

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The Business Value of Social Software by Luis Suarez


ROI) conversations for Social Software that I like to talk about so much lately. Yes, the good old Return On Investment (a.k.a.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Software`s Culture Clash

Collaborative Thinking

The portal might one day lead to the nascent internal social networking platform Schueller demoed, he says. P&G is also building a company “yellow pages” so workers can find one another by topic area. You cant deny it.” Verify your Comment Previewing your Comment Posted by: | This is only a preview. Please try again. Trust Us.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Software Vendor Roundup

Collaborative Thinking

Socialtext Traction Software TeamPage Twiki Open Source Social Bookmark Systems BEA Pathways Cogenz Connectbeam IBM Lotus Connections dogear component Scuttle Open source Feed Syndication Platforms Attensa KnowNow NewsGator Social Network & Community Sites Typically offer a mix of user profiles, blogs, wikis, social networking, etc.

Collaborative Thinking: Why Is Social Software So Important?

Collaborative Thinking

Two assertions form the baseline for why social software is important to the enterprise. It seems contradictory on many levels. Trust Us.

Using social software to reinvent the customer relationship | Enterprise Web 2.0 |

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Many organizations I talk to these days are now evaluating the way social software seems to be altering the CRM landscape. As Web 2.0

Green Chameleon » Information Neighbourhood as a Social Software Ecosystem

Green Chameleon

Here’s a recent workshop video explaining the idea and the steps involved in designing an information neighbourhood. All rights reserved. RSS2.

Cisco Community Central: Enterprise Social Software : Pushing The Reset Button On How We Look At “Collaboration”

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The influx of new vendors and new “enterprise social software&# (ESS) tools (e.g., Over the past few years, the emphasis on “everything social&# has made collaboration a hot topic again. Social tools (Enterprise 2.0) The common thread across these tools is their ability to create a “sense of place&#.

McAfee’s Hypothesis and The Adventures of Molly Discovering Social Software


Well, of course, through her adventures discovering social software at IBM (that’s where she works, by the way!). At IBM. Like you.

Barriers of Social Software Adoption within the Enterprise: It Will Cost You More than You Think!


Right at the root of the cause as to why perhaps we may not have adopted social software as much as we probably should have in the first place.

Did You Know? Social Networks in Spain


Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Productivity Tools Social Computing Rather interesting, to say the least! Yes, at #7!!

Collaborative Thinking: Social Networks Seem To Travel Well

Collaborative Thinking

Lichtenstein said the social networking capabilities are a communications tool, separate from travel policy and approval. Trust Us.

The Adventures of Molly Discovering Social Software – On the Importance of Status Updates


IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing Go figure! And I was hopeful.