Social Business Accelerates Work as a State of Mind


Never before have we been capable of realising that dream of the fully empowered knowledge worker to work virtually in a more than ever distributed world than thanks to the emergence of all of these social networking tools.

CRM and Social Networking: Strike 1 For Microsoft

Collaborative Thinking

If there's good news - at least Microsoft realizes that the intersect between social media / social networking and CRM is important to address. Microsoft Dynamics CRM Announces New Solution Accelerators: CRM Accelerators have exceeded 50,000 downloads to drive customer and partner value. Social Networking Accelerator. This accelerator delivers integration with Twitter; other networks will be introduced in future releases.

Communicating Diagonally: New Value Pathways via Enterprise Social Networking?

Governance in a Networked World

One of the keystone value claims for implementing an Enterprise Social Networking (ESN) platform like Yammer, Jive or IBM Connect is facilitating horizontal communication paths across the enterprise. Firstly, the opportunity to accelerate more radical enterprise innovations.

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Benefits Of Enterprise Social Networks Align With CEO Priorities | Yammer Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Benefits Of Enterprise Social Networks Align With CEO Priorities. Tweet As enterprise social networking starts to gain wider acceptance across businesses of all sizes, the C-suite is realizing tremendous benefits from increased collaboration and better communication.

Justin Bieber, Social Networks and How Numbers Can Lie | Digital Tonto

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Justin Bieber, Social Networks and How Numbers Can Lie 2010 May 23 tags: Albert-Laszlo Barabasi , Carl Friedrich Gauss , Mathematical Modeling , Network Theory , Social Networks , Strategy by Greg Print This Post What do you know about Justin Bieber?

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Lockheed Martin Launches Open-Source Social Networking Project - Application Development from eWeek

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Lockheed Martin, the nations largest defense contractor, has launched a new open-source project for enterprise social networking called Eureka Streams. Reader Comments: Lockheed Martin Launches Open-Source Social Networking Project >>> Be the FIRST to comment on this article! >>>

Civilization Systems: Social Networks & The Social Organism - Healing the Breach

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

And the available technology was not enough to change the social paradigm much from what itd been from before the birth of language: a small, vulnerable group immediately dependent on one another for any life at all. * this incongruity which he believe technology would accelerate and broaden.

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Building Modern Communities #SwarmConf

Online Community Strategy

My keynote focused on the need for a modern approach to community building in response to the accelerating change and disruption driven by exponential technologies. Full slide deck here: Tagged: cmgr , crowdsourcing , digital transformation , Online Community , social networking , Strategy.

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Social Network Dreamtime — Informal Learning Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

The key to the effective enterprise → Social Network Dreamtime August 2nd, 2008 | general This aboriginal painting in Queensland Art Museum in Brisbane, Australia, stopped me in my tracks. What leaped out at me was a network. But this network picture was rich with feeling and variations that you don’t find in a typical network diagram. In Australia, I’d been spending a lot of time contemplating networks. Social Network Dreamtime [.] #8

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Collaboration Loop - Social Networks vs. Online Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Certainly “virtual collaboration” can be defined pretty broadly to include everything from the company wiki to a conference bridge but the point remains that what was already an increasing trend in business will be accelerated by our current economic woes.

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How Procter & Gamble Got Employees to Use Social Networking at Work - - Business Technology Leadership

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Subscribe to Careers Subscribe to ERP APPLICATIONS CLOUD COMPUTING DATA CENTER MOBILE NETWORK SECURITY VIRTUALIZATION Drilldowns APPLE CAREERS DEVELOPMENT MICROSOFT OUTSOURCING WEB 2.0 Presented by CIOs and other senior level executives, these invitation-only programs offer timely topics and strong networking. To read more on this topic, see: ITs Role in Collaboration and Innovation at Procter & Gamble and Social Networking at Work: Fear Not Facebook, MySpace and Bebo?

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What Enterprise Social Networks Do Well: Produce Higher Quality Ideas " I'm Not Actually a Geek

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Where brokerage is social capital, there should be evidence of brokerage associated with good ideas, and vice versa. On Wednesday, May 13, Oliver Young of Forrester Research and I will host a one-hour webinar, Tapping Communities to Accelerate Corporate Innovation.

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Collaboration Loop - Social Networking in the Enterprise: Examples at Work

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Continue Reading » Tags: Microsoft , Shared Workspaces , Social Neteworking Microsoft No Comments yet Feb 20th, 2009 | Janetti Chon Crowdsourcing the Enterprise 2.0 It focuses on social tools and technologies that help make companies more creative, agile and productive.

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Building Modern Communities #SwarmConf

Online Community Strategy

My keynote focused on the need for a modern approach to community building in response to the accelerating change and disruption driven by exponential technologies.

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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. So back to social software. Circular Progress in Social Media? -

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IBM Drives Enterprise Adoption of Social Networks with New Enterprise Adaptability Practice

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

6 March 2008 IBM Drives Enterprise Adoption of Social Networks with New Enterprise Adaptability Practice Enterprise-class Social Networking Is Closer than You Think—Resetting the Adoption Clocks Shades of Web 3.0—The

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Collaboration Loop - IBM Launches Tool to Help Businesses Visualize Social Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Continue Reading » Tags: Microsoft , Shared Workspaces , Social Neteworking Microsoft No Comments yet Feb 20th, 2009 | Janetti Chon Crowdsourcing the Enterprise 2.0 It focuses on social tools and technologies that help make companies more creative, agile and productive.

Social Graph Engines

Collaborative Thinking

Very likely to be one of the next "big battles" for those trying to scale social networking and related tools/applications. We can further accelerate query performance by using MapReduce for parallel, distributed query processing.

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Saba Social Left Out Of IBM Deal

Collaborative Thinking

It allows IBM to sell Saba's learning solution directly (augmenting the value proposition of WebSphere Portal via a learning accelerator). Specifically, there was no mention of what the deal means in terms of Lotus Connections and Saba Social. As learning strategies focus more on the informal, more social aspects of how people learn, display talent, gain/share expertise - the deal creates/reinforces a competitive touch point.

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Microsoft Vine: Social Messaging Entry For Alerts & Status

Collaborative Thinking

It's been awhile since Microsoft introduced a game-changing social Web application, but Vine -- a service that's debuting today with a beta test in Seattle -- could be a contender. It turns out the concept was passed over to Chief Research and Strategy Officer Craig Mundie’s division and incubated like other technologies in Microsoft’s Start Up Business Accelerator group. Twitter and other social network news feeds will also be added over time.

All Your Social Media Eggs in One Basket

Online Social Networking

I advised in The 80/20 Rule and Social Media not to spread yourself too thin trying to juggle too many social media sites at one time. In this article I want to caution against another pitfall, falling in love with one social media site and putting all your eggs in one basket. I’m not exactly sure why but I sense that many MySpace , Facebook and Twitter enthusiasts are married to their social networking favorite and reluctant to branch out.

New Website Traffic Case Study — Watch Company — Weeks 1-13

Online Social Networking

Social Media Sites - Reaching out on Facebook , Twitter , Small Business Network , StumbleUpon , Delicious , Amplify , Business Exchange , Posterous , etc.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

May 17, 2008 Saturday Links for the Week -- May 17, 2008 All Over But the Shouting: A new and exhaustive joint scientific study shows that species biodiversity on Earth has plummeted almost a third in the past 35 years , and the pace of extinction is accelerating. Other Blogging Articles · Social Networking / Blogs in Business · Communications & Virtual Presence Technologies. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

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Supernova 2008 - Interview with Umair Haque

Green Chameleon

phenomenon of social computing. Umair suggests, provocatively, that while we are increasingly living and working in these new interconnected conditions, we are still by and large using industrial era assumptions and logic to drive the purpose and, yes, the dynamics of creating economic and social value. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

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NewsGator Social Sites 2.5

Michael Sampson - Currents

NewsGator released an update to Social Sites, its SharePoint add-in for enterprise social networking. NewsGator today unveiled a new version of Social Sites, its comprehensive enterprise social computing solution, giving organizations powerful new ways to work smarter and solve business problems faster. NewsGator Social Sites lets companies activate a ‘Facebook for the Enterprise’ that delivers measurable business results.

Online Community Software | Leverage Software

John Tropea - Delicious Community

We create enterprise social networks that make smart companies smarter. A lynchpin to our social media strategy, it accelerates the evaluation, sales and support processes." - Jason Newton, HP Trusted by the worlds smartest organizations.

Redefine the Workplace of the Future with Social Learning


In fact, I would think that there aren’t many out there anymore since most folks tend to spend the vast majority of their time in whatever the social networking site interacting with their network(s). The vast majority of learning is social.

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The Beginning of a New Work Adventure – Joining panagenda!


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


So far, the journey has been incredibly fascinating, if anything, because we are just about to enter the last stage of Social Business Adoption and Enablement: Adaptation. Social Business Mandates.

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Open Business Strategies – Helping Someone Else Achieve Their Goals


Like I said, I don’t think it’s down to fear, but more towards that reluctance of wanting to dive in thinking that you may be doing something wrong according to what someone may have established in the past, like best practices for social media.

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


Social Software Adoption, online Communities and Knowledge Management 2.0 , amongst several other topics. social behaviours, within a business context, has been phenomenal and judging by the growth of their internal Enterprise 2.0 Our Online Network connect.BASF.

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


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.

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Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

It has built a “ social network application &# that enables its most active customers to create and connect information, and in so doing generate a “real time information network&# used by over a hundred million people around the world to “discover what’s happening now.&#

Work Stream #4 – Speaking at Client Events


After having written about what are some of my current work streams as a freelancer in the realm of Social Business and Digital Transformation (i.e. How management transforms itself into leadership through social software enablement.

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Twitter Is Where Conversations Go To Die


Twitter has now become, once again, another messaging board system, like a good bunch of them out there of the once so-called social networking sites. there is something more worrying, extremely worrying, actually, that’s going to help accelerate its own demise and big time.

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Drawing Parallels & Making Connections Between Youth & Employee Learning

Collaborative Thinking

collaboration, social networking etc - but there are moments in both videos when you see an enterprise implication. Summary: In this video, Mimi Ito asks an open-ended question (in the context of kids), as to why we assume that socializing and play is not a form of learning?

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


I know that some of you folks may be wondering about what happened back in January about who moved my cheese and why was I so relatively quiet on social networks for a good few weeks, right? Indeed, an openly Socially Integrated Enterprise. This is it! The moment of truth!

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5 Reasons Why Activity Streams Will Save You From Information Overload


capabilities that any company can turn into, if they would want to dive into the fascinating world of Enterprise Social Computing, and start seeing the business value right away. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing

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Open Business – From Document-Centric to People-Centric Collaboration


Lately, I have been thinking quite a bit around the topic of Social / Open Business Transformation. that been sent around through either traditional tools like *cough* email *cough* or Instant Messaging or, even worse, through social file sharing services. .

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

Michael Sampson - Currents

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 becoming people-focused, a place where people can comment directly on published content, connect to others and build networks and communities. 22 % of the participating organizations have social networks, either in pilots, limited deployment or enterprise-wide.

Google Plus – One50, Two50 and TheRest


The truth is that I am ready to make plenty of blunt moves on redefining my social networking presence out there on the Social Web, and I will be sharing some further insights on that regard very soon, but one thing for sure is that at this point in time my blog will remain where it is.

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X Seminario Compartim – Las Organizaciones en la Epoca de la Participacion y las Redes Sociales por Luis Suarez


Specially, when related to how IBM has been going through a massive transformation with its wider adoption of social software, both inside and outside of the firewall.

2010 182

The Liquid Network: Where Good Ideas Come From


In fact, his notion that “ An Idea Is a Network &# is quite provocative on its own, not only because of what it tries to illustrate for all of us, but mainly because it makes perfect sense as well! Your network(s)!

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