Social Business Accelerates Work as a State of Mind

Elsua

A few days back Scott Edinger put together a very insightful article on the topic of whether remote knowledge workers are more engaged , or not, than people working at the traditional office. For something that most people don’t seem to realise just yet.

Introducing Tungle Accelerate

Michael Sampson - Currents

Last week Tungle Corporation , a developer of software to reduce the pain of scheduling meetings between people, released a new web-based service called Tungle Accelerate. Tungle Accelerate works with Outlook, Apple iCal, Apple Entourage, and Google Calendar.

Green Chameleon » Corporate Alzheimers

Green Chameleon

Do we need an officially recognised function of corporate memorialist? What happens if the corporate memorialist leaves? This would I suppose help to identify the mechanisms of preservation or continuity - whether narrative, people-based, or planned migration to new people/new formats.

Enterprise 2.0: Two Success Stories on Connecting People with People to Make a Difference!

Elsua

As a starting point, we hardly ever talked about social tools, but more about changes of behaviour, of already existing habits, of how corporate cultures are being affected, like a storm, by all of this social networking stuff, of the challenges we all keep facing with our adoption efforts, etc.

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Forum Corporation Blog Provides Thought Leadership in the Learning Space and More

Portals and KM

The Forum Corporation blog. offers some excellent content on such topics as learning, leadership, collaboration, enhancing customer experiences, and accelerating strategic execution. The Forum Corporation began in 1971 and it “ helps senior leaders execute innovative, people-driven solutions that accelerate business growth, corporate change and overall performance.”.

The FASTForward Blog " More on War as the accelerant for Social Software: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

More on War as the accelerant for Social Software by Rob Paterson November 29, 2007 at 7:44 am · Filed under 2.0 War has been the agency that accelerates the development of key new technology. Most of all it enables people to have very different relationships.

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A Journey In Social Media: We Are Now Corporate Legit

John Tropea - Delicious Community

This week, I think we made a phase transition from "interesting project" to "corporate legit" Let me explain. Theres no getting good at social media if people are scared to participate. He said it was a way to find people, and start to build EMCs social computer.

Green Chameleon » Successful KM is Not Always What it Seems

Green Chameleon

To quote: “In the effort to improve corporate performance by sharing key knowledge among employees across an organization—a practice known as knowledge management—glowing reports of success far outnumber tales of disappointment. But this picture isn’t quite as rosy as many people believe. Make change stick We cannot take the foot off the accelerator!

2007 100

Connected - SharePoint My Sites: It ain’t just about profiles, people.

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Connected Search Archives SharePoint My Sites: It ain’t just about profiles, people. What, however, would be the point, since I’d be inclined to just lock my stuff down to the people I already trust, who probably already know what I know?

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SharePoint My Sites: It ain’t just about profiles, people. « Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Connected Search Archives SharePoint My Sites: It ain’t just about profiles, people. What, however, would be the point, since I’d be inclined to just lock my stuff down to the people I already trust, who probably already know what I know?

2008 36

Collaborative Thinking: Lotusphere 2008: Opening Session

Collaborative Thinking

Larry Bowden Added accelerators for portal (collaboration, learning, content, etc) Now focusing on industry accelerators (vs. Facebook Developers | Integrating Facebook Chat Everywhere Subscribe to Collaborative Thinking Add me to your TypePad People list Archives May 2010 April 2010 February 2010 January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 July 2009 More.

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Mastering the Art of Creativity in the Workplace

Elsua

If you would ask me what’s that single component I keep missing within the corporate world more and more by the day to help enhance both the innovation and open knowledge sharing processes, amongst several others, I would venture to state that single one missing component would be creativity.

2013 226

Redefine the Workplace of the Future with Social Learning

Elsua

And if there is a topic dear to my heart around learning and education in general, specifically, in a corporate environment, that would have to be Informal / Social Learning. We just can’t formalise what we don’t even know, i.e. how people learn while on the job.

2012 260

Restoring the Human in Humanity by Simon Sinek

Elsua

Probably, due to the fact that corporations are finally coming to terms with the realisation that it is no longer possible to put a stop to it, nor neglect it, nor ignore it.

2012 231

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

November 29, 2007 This is Exactly the Impossible and Unachievable Change We Need A bit of a homework assignment for you today, dear readers: Please take a look at this wonderful 4-page article by David Korten, author of When Corporations Rule the World.This was the presentation David made at the conference I attended inBoston a couple of weeks ago. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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The Beginning of a New Work Adventure – Joining panagenda!

Elsua

It all begun by tapping into one’s own social networks, where, usually, the magic happens : you know, you get to talk and converse with people who know you rather well (probably even better than you do yourself!)

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Open Business – From Adoption into Adaptation

Elsua

If you have been reading this blog for a while now, you would know how I have been involved with social networking tools since early 2000 to 2001 when I was first exposed to instances of wikis and people aggregators.

2013 266

Why Social Business Keeps Failing to Deliver

Elsua

may well be to the corporate world was on a Twitter exchange with Eric Norlin , organiser of the always inspiring, thought-provoking and wonderful Defrag conference event, in Denver, Colorado, where he was mentioning how more and more he was convinced that Social Business, Enterprise 2.0

2012 262

Enterprise Microblogging Use Cases: Help Reduce Your Inbox Clutter!

Elsua

“ Both of them are worth while reading through, as they would help folks out there get some further insights on how microblogging / microsharing is taking the corporate world by storm at the moment, and we are just getting started with it all!

Social Business in 2013 – A Commitment

Elsua

There are big key words in here at play in this so-called social business transformation that very few people, specially, vendors, have put into practice and perhaps that’s something that we can help them understand when talking about commitment.

2013 234

5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload

Elsua

It may take a bit of fine tuning for knowledge workers to figure out the amount of signals they would want to digest and be exposed to over time, that’s an initial required learning exercise for us all, just like when we all first started making use of email as a corporate communication tool.

2011 251

Why Do I Share My Knowledge?

Elsua

Indeed, in “ Why do people share? Even more so when the vast majority of people just don’t share theirs out there openly and transparently in the first place. Indeed, this is perhaps one of the key motivators that plenty of people seem to have forgotten about all along.

2012 285

Social Business Adoption – The Laggards, The Critics and The Skeptics

Elsua

Social Business Adoption, if anything, needs to be inclusive , at least, make it a personal choice for people to dive into, or not, and help them make up their own mind.

2013 245

Meet Your New CEO – Your Kid

Elsua

Most of them found me through Google.com (Yes, I know, I am the one who doesn’t bite other people!), to that activity when in reality most knowledge workers out there in the corporate world would kindly decline helping out with the argument they are just too busy.

2013 194

My New Cheese – Lead Social Business Enabler for IBM’s w3 and www Connections

Elsua

I realise that, for most people out there, it would probably mean the very same thing I have been doing all along in the last 6 years, but there are a few differences. This is it! The moment of truth! The wait is over. The long hiatus of silence is now a thing of the past.

2013 262

Adaptation: The Key to Become a Socially Integrated Enterprise

Elsua

2013 239

5 Megatrends on the Intranet - Jane McConnell's Global Intranet Trends

Michael Sampson - Currents

The intranet is becoming the front-door into the “workplace web” (the overall landscape of content, services, tools and applications people need to do their jobs). The intranet is becoming a platform for near “real-time” communication, accelerating the speed at which people communicate and do business together. The intranet is now place-independent, extended beyond corporate walls and beyond the computer.

Working Smarter … (IBM Lotus Software)

Elsua

Check out IBM Lotus Software - Working Smarter (It lasts for a little bit over a minute): But, like I have mentioned above, the interesting thing from this, relatively new, IBM YouTube channel is to eventually capture the stories of real people , and their businesses!,

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Merced Group Announces Its Partner Program

Portals and KM

In the course of our work, we’ve collaborated with many highly skilled people with unique and valued expertise. These help organizations and networks to accelerate innovation, integrate mergers and acquisitions, transform internal and customer-facing functions, and enlighten social media initiatives.  Real Time Strategy is a general management consultancy serving the strategy development and implementation needs of Non-Profits, Private Companies and Public Corporations.

2012 109

Life Without eMail – Year 6, Weeks 21 to 24 – (Newcomer Challenging for King Email’s Crown)

Elsua

Indeed, email fosters closed, private, secretive interactions amongst a few people, what I have been flagging all along as sharing your knowledge across on a need to know basis vs. what social networking tools do, which is promote that wonderfully inspiring mantra of default to open.

2013 197

Bucky's foreword to "The Networking Book"

Endless Knots

The world-integrating networking self-multiplies and accelerates. Never ever traveling as a tourist, I myself have been induced into forty eight complete encirclements of our planet and everywhere I go I meet more and more people whom I had met elsewhere.

2011 155

Being Adaptable: A Reminder List

How to Save the World

This time, I decided, I needed to start with an honest assessment of what is actually happening when informed, curious, intelligent people stand back and assess where we stand (personally, in our particular communities, and globally), and what is the trajectory we are anticipating.

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Boston E 20 Notes: Interview with Cisco’s Raj Gossain

Portals and KM

With new browser-based video calling, people can seamlessly escalate to a high-definition (HD) video conferencing session, without going to a separate application. Hierarchy helps to manage certain business processed but can be a real impediment to the demands of market acceleration and globally engaged work group. Collaboration is a non-linear, iterative, people process. But now 85-90% of corporate assets are intangible.

2012 136

Open Business Strategies – Helping Someone Else Achieve Their Goals

Elsua

This is all about embracing something that we may have struggled with for far too long, but that yet, when done correctly, could be the next huge thing in the corporate world: become more open. . “ But what if your responsibilities include helping other people reach their goals?

Goals 220

Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die

Elsua

there is something more worrying, extremely worrying, actually, that’s going to help accelerate its own demise and big time. People need to see you are actively engaging?

2012 257

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

These arestories about the people Joe grew up with and calls friends, and towrite about their lives so bluntly and candidly is an act of incrediblecourage and honesty. Id given away three copies of Joes book before Id ready anything beyond the brilliant introduction -- I just knew the people I gave them to needed to read the book more than I did. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

These arestories about the people Joe grew up with and calls friends, and towrite about their lives so bluntly and candidly is an act of incrediblecourage and honesty. Id given away three copies of Joes book before Id ready anything beyond the brilliant introduction -- I just knew the people I gave them to needed to read the book more than I did. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

The Social Enterprise – Nothing New Invented Here!

Elsua

Brilliant example that one of Unilever , that got a mention, and their corporate social responsibility. Really enjoyed as well his trend of thought on how the corporate world needs to pay plenty more attention towards what’s happening out there on the Internet.

2010 211

Top 10 Use Cases Enterprise Microsharing Will Help You Get Less Email

Elsua

So when are we going to get studies and research articles published on corporate email and the current transition it’s going through at the moment… I bet that would be much more interesting. It’s your people. It’s your corporate brand.

2010 229

Citizens United v. United Citizens: Building a Movement to Drive Money Out of Politics

Alchemy of Change

Friday, January 21st, marks the one-year anniversary of “Citizens United,” a Supreme Court case that dramatically accelerates the corruptive force of money in U.S. When money flows in our economy, it’s a fuel that helps businesses flourish and people make a living.

2011 158

When are we going to get serious?

Viv Mcwaters

The people in this group, all passionate and hard working, would dance around actually saying in clear and precise words, what they wanted. One of his earlier programs was about young people dying of cancer, called The Topic of Cancer.

2011 158

Useful Guidelines and Metrics for Speeding Up Your Organization

Portals and KM

Here is a very timely book from several thoughtful people at The Forum Corporation,   Strategic Speed (Harvard Business Press) was written by Jocelyn Davis, Henry Frechette, and Edwin Boswell and recently released. It is time to engage and empower employees rather than simply fine tune processes and continue to do things to people in the outdated mode of Fred Taylor. You can try to regulate what people do but they will go against the grain if it makes sense to them.

2010 130

The Death of Truth: A World Where Lying Pays

How to Save the World

Leaders — corporate, political and other — lie blatantly, and deny that they are doing so. T he character that is not me lies in the sun on the warm tropical beach, listening to the roar of the surf.

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