Engineering Life Work Integration

Elsua

Specially, if you are a blogger! When we all know that happy employees are the ones who produce the better outcomes : happy customers. Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Life Personal KM Social Enterprise Work Life Integration

Moxie Employees Spaces Offers Comprehensive Social Workspace

Portals and KM

Moxie is now providing a comprehensive platform for the networked organization through its Spaces by Moxie™ suite, which includes Employee Spaces™ and Customer Spaces™.  For example, a social platform needs to connect to rich profiles of employees.

Notes on CCS105 Bayer MaterialScience - Integrating IBM Connections and Microsoft Technologies

Michael Sampson - Currents

Bert Oberholz and Cindy Schlebusch from BMS are talking about BMS's implementation of Connections, and the integration with Microsoft technologies. Global organization - 113,000 employees, in 291 subsidiaries. plan for 2012 - Bayer-wide availability, integration with SharePoint, and Connections 4 late in 2012. 1) CIO as frequent blogger and commentor. -. (2) integration challenges: -. integrating Profiles.

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10th Year Blogiversary – The Unfinished Journey of Blogging and Why It Matters

Elsua

It’ was just an opportunity for me to highlight how blogging is alive and kicking if just a sample of the articles linked above contained hundreds of different blogging tips, whether you are a beginner, intermediate or an advanced blogger.

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Social Computing Guidelines and Why You Would Still Need Them

Elsua

Organisations need to become comfortable with their employees making good, smart and responsible use of these social tools, so they can put together a green check on their corporate legal records, and move on…. Innovation Employee Engagement elsua

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Subscription Services » Reprints » ); Practice Made Perfect How Procter & Gamble Got Employees to Use Social Networking at Work Procter & Gamble drove adoption of social networking tools by integrating them with existing with work processes. tools into a single platform to unlock weak and potential ties—employees with common goals or interests who have little to no contact.

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Facilitating adoption of weblogs in knowledge-intensive environments

Mathemagenic

Bloggers might use their weblogs to document their experiences and lessons learnt – those that escape official reports, but are usually very useful for others to learn from. Start by helping potential bloggers to find uses of a weblog personally meaningful for them in the long term – these are essential to sustain blogging while social effects of it emerge. To help potential bloggers with those it is necessary to address several points: Some uses of weblogs are not obvious.

Collaborative Thinking: Blogging Without Permission

Collaborative Thinking

Walking The Talk » February 19, 2008 Blogging Without Permission This story is a reminder that in many states, employers are free to terminate an employee (even one that is highly valued) on many different grounds - grounds which might come across as reasonable to some and absurd to others. Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Social Networking: For Better Or Worse? Main | Cisco 2.0:

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How ‘Engagement Roles’ Blur Organizational Boundaries

Alchemy of Change

Customer support” is an engagement role once performed only by employees; but that’s changed with the advent of online support forums that enable customers to directly help one another – sometimes even better than staff can.

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How Fun and Creativity Can Shape Your Own Social Computing Guidelines and Policy

Elsua

At the time, May 2005 , it was rather refreshing to see how instead of the company trying to figure it out by itself, on its own, it decided to rely on a group of prolific bloggers to come to the rescue and eventually put that policy on a wiki page over the course of two weeks.

Blogging and Corporate Hippies by Luis Suarez

Elsua

That’s why I am really glad that a few days back, my good friend, and fellow IBM colleague, Ben Martin , introduced me to Bernie Mitchell , who along with Andy Bargery , they run the absolutely delightful London Bloggers podcasting series.

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2010 Ends With A Bang – Welcome Kristy Bolsinger

Ant's Eyeview Blog

In March, we opened a new office in the Silicon Valley, led Kira Wampler , former Group Marketing Manager of Online Engagement at Intuit, and since then we’ve nearly doubled our employee roster from nine to sixteen. For Ant’s Eye View, 2010 was a milestone year.

2010 82

How the Social Enterprise Defines the 21st Century Workplace – Moving To The Edge

Elsua

In fact, some employers are already facilitating some of this themselves by allowing their employees to spend some time out of their own work doing something else. This is not the first, nor the second time, and I am sure there will be a third time, and many more!,

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Why Intel Is Investing in Social Computing - Leading by Example

Elsua

Remember the blog posts I put together yesterday on the topic of " Just Do The Right Thing " by the wonderfully gifted industry analyst / blogger Rachel Happe ? New hires want to have a way to integrate into Intel faster.

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Interviews – Kevin Cavanaugh - Mobile and Social

Portals and KM

Now I return as a blogger. Meetrix has created an open standards-based Sametime platform that integrates seamlessly with third party vendors up in the cloud, including integrations with Broadsoft for VoIP/IP Telephony and Polycom. Kevin said that with mobile, employees often buy the devices themselves so there is less control. This is another a series of my notes on Lotusphere 2011. I am very pleased to be back after ten years.

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Social Media Club of Boston 5th Anniversary Celebration: The Evolution of Social Business

Portals and KM

In 2004 they were working to become more integrated on a global basis.  He mentioned CEMEX that wanted to integrate their people on a global basis. He discussed what Lowe’s is doing for employee connections. Instead of asking their supervisor, employees are asking the enterprise through social media. The questions started: Lowe’s uses IBM Connections inside the firewall for their over 250,000 employees.

Dell’s Social Engagement Journey

Ant's Eyeview Blog

The Social Engagement Journey , put together by our team at Ant’s Eye View , is a 5-stage process that a medium-to-large brand or company goes through while integrating social media into their business. Employee competency : Only a handful of employees are skilled in social engagement.

Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Opening Session

Portals and KM

Now I return as a blogger.    CSC has 100,000 employees that need to work together. AT&T needs to have employees understand granular information about their products and communicate it to customers. Part of this is increased integration, even with Exchange.

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Awareness Report Shows Significant Rise in Enterprise Social Media - Will It Continue?

Green Chameleon

There is a focus on the deeper and broader integration of Web 2.0 Seventy five percent of employees are already using social networking sites such as Facebook, MySpace and LinkedIn for business purposes, up 15 percent from 2007. I recently read a similar thought by Jonathan Schwartz the Sun President and COO and long time blogger. Here is another of the growing reports on research that indicates enterprise 2.0 is on the rise.

2008 116

Facebook Credit: Zuckerberg next Treasurer of the Internet App2User

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

And I saw a guy raving about how he wants to integrate Facebook Credits (he currently uses Offerpal) with his social betting game. Facebook has just announced it’s plans to expand it’s Facebook currency.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

This is software you can brand and integrate tightly into your existing domain. Awareness builds these features into complete communities for companies, or customers use the Awareness API and widgets to integrate Web 2.0

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The True Nature of a Social Intranet

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Vision and Reality view comments The True Nature of a Social Intranet view comments Microsoft, Nokia Plan the Windows 7 Phone Future view comments Amazon Sells More E-Books Than Print, But Wait view comments Yammer Reveals 3 New Business Integration Tools view comments Interview: Top SharePoint Records Management Blogger, Don Lueders, Has Some Choice Words For You view comments Is Collaboration the End of Process?

Instant Communities: List of companies that provide Web Collaboration Suites or Platforms

John Tropea - Delicious Community

JiveSoftware “We develop award-winning collaboration software that improves a company’s productivity through open collaboration among employees, partners and customers.

2008 58

Who Should be Your Chief Collaboration Officer? - Morten T. Hansen and Scott Tapp - The Conversation - Harvard Business Review

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Hansen and Scott Tapp | Comments () Email Tweet This Post to Facebook Share on LinkedIn Print Companies need an executive responsible for integrating the enterprise — a Chief Collaboration Officer (CCO).

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Maintaining a Successful Corporate Community at Fast Wonder Blog: Consulting, Online Communities, and Social Media

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The are many ways for a company to encourage or discourage participation in their community just by the way employees behave in the community, the way the community is facilitated, and how the infrastructure is maintained. Integration into other relevant areas of the site. I generally hold off before responding to the negative feedback to see if other non-employee community members come to my rescue first.

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Online Community Expert Interview: Tom Diederich, Cadence Design Systems

Online Community Report

But I also spent a great deal of time talking to bloggers in Cadence’s market, the so-called “electronic design automation” space, often referred to simply as “EDA.”. We also introduced blogs – Cadence employees, mainly engineers, architects and product managers.

Selling the Case for Accelerating Business Performance with Enterprise Collaboration Technologies: Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes

Portals and KM

It was led by Oliver Marks, Partner, Sovos Group and blogger, ZDNet Collaboration 2.0, and Sameer Patel, Partner, Sovos Group and blogger, PretzelLogic.or. Oliver and Sameer are some of my favorite tweeters and bloggers so I was pleased to attend the session.   You need to make the rules of engagement clear to employees to reduce risk and allow for effective use. Omar started with the fact that most employees are already using social tools on the Web.

More on Potential Social Software Winners in our New Economic World

Portals and KM

see Attivio Tightly Integrates Structured Data and Unstructured Content for a New Approach to Information Access ). I recently read a similar thought by Jonathan Schwartz the Sun President and COO and long time blogger. Compliance is another use case as enterprises traditionally had to look at email records, ERP data, and employee records in three separate searches. Attivio provides an integrated set of results.

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Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » FrenchPod is a PLS

Ken Carroll

It also means that we can integrate the elements and that users can dive in, immerse themselves in the resources, and develop a live culture of learning the language. NB: I am not a Praxis employee. Hank Horkoff Says: May 29th, 2008 at 11:43 pm Carsten Ullrich has a thoughtful response to Ken’s post here: [link] I would respond directly to his post, but China doesn’t like Blogger and Blogger doesn’t like anonymous commenting, so: Carsten, Appreciate the post.

Silver Bullet - Real Social Networking Enterprise Value | Enterprise 2.0 Blogs

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Reduce content location time - experts are now integrated into views that provide browsing and search capability. Reduced employee onboarding time - within large organizations onboarding can be immensely challenging for new employees. As the new employees browse and search for materials to assist in their jobs, the "time to proficiency" can be reduced. Skip to Navigation Enterprise 2.0

Internet Evolution - Executive Clan Editor's Blog - Social Net-Based Onboarding Boosts Productivity

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

If that is true, then getting new employees up to speed and contributing to the bottom line will be critical. IBM also uses OpenSim internally to hold conferences and get new employees started with the company. Its no secret that new employees cost money.

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More Follow-up to Our Enterprise 2.0 Conference Panel on Twitter and Business Panel

Portals and KM

My panel co-participants include Jessica Lipnack , CEO, NetAge (our moderator) Isaac Garcia, CEO, Central Desktop , Clara Shih, author of The Facebook Era, and my fellow AppGap blogger, Patti Anklam. She related what happened when the CEO at one of her clients requested a “twitter channel” for questions during an all-employee forum. Then there is the issue of Integrating micro-blogging with social networking and collaboration applications that already exist or that are in plan.

Social Media & Enterprise 2.0 Musings: Opportunity's a knocking here at EMC - Check out EMC's Open Community Roles

John Tropea - Delicious Community

A Reflection on #E2Conf Boston EMC Monster Mash 2010 Winners Announced at #EMCWorld General Adoption Techniques for Social Media and Community Tips for Corporate Bloggers Live from EMC World 2010 - updated with #emcworld blogs Spots4Bots @ #EMCWorld 2010 – Geo-tagging at its best!

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10 Community Manager Responsibilities that Don't Involve Twitter.

Delicious/choconancy/online_facilitation

And there’s no one better to create reputation with than the employees themselves. Yesterday, a client looked at the online to do list that we had created over the past 2 months and said, &# This is a part time job in a company that has ONE employee most of the year! (

Enterprise 2.0 Report: Intranet Collaboration Features and Social Networking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Summary This report collects best practices for how to design social features for intranets, including: Blogs Microblogging (intranet equivalents of Twitter) News feeds (RSS) Wikis Social networks (intranet equivalents of Facebook) Tagging and social bookmarking The report also covers: integration of these features with the overall intranet adapting Web 2.0 Nielsen Norman Group Report: Enterprise 2.0:

On Twitter and in the Workplace, It's Power to the Connectors - Rosabeth Moss Kanter - HarvardBusiness.org

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Fewer people act as power-holders monopolizing information or decision-making, and more people serve as integrators using relationships and persuasion to get things done. People who read this also read: * * * Never miss a new post from your favorite blogger again with the HarvardBusiness.org Daily Alert email.

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A Methodology for Web 2.0 Collaboration Experiments (in Reluctant Organizations)

How to Save the World

Thenew collaboration processes and tools should be integrated withexisting processes and tools like e-mail, PDAs, CRM, IM, HR and othersystems and collaboration tools and spaces that are currently beingused (with varying degrees of effectiveness) to collaborate. The thoughts expressed herein are strictly those of the blogger. Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays.

Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Introduction Since their introduction, social network sites (SNSs) such as MySpace, Facebook, Cyworld, and Bebo have attracted millions of users, many of whom have integrated these sites into their daily practices. JCMC Home Submit Issues Author Index Editors About JCMC boyd, d.

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Three Big Benefits of Social Software | Blogs | ITBusinessEdge.com

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

ITBusinessEdge Newsletters Welcome, Guest Log In | Register Home Topics Resource Centers Blogs News Knowledge Network White Papers Premium Tools Events Blogs : Ann All Business of Tech Alignment, staffing and culture are often more critical than software and apps About this Blogger RSS | Next > Subscribe Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox.

Links of the Month: April 16, 2013

How to Save the World

Collapse Isn’t Coming, It’s Underway: About a year ago, collapsnik blogger and architect escapefromwisconsin posted an article that suggested past collapses weren’t recognized as such until much later , and then went on to catalogue reasons why collapse is already upon us.

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Rough Type: Nicholas Carr's Blog: My(Work)Space

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

And then there’s the informal organization, the one shaped by the day-to-day interactions of employees – conversations in hallways or in airport lounges, exchanges of messages through email and voicemail, glances and whispers in meetings. As a result, most of the really useful information that flows through a company never gets captured in corporate databases or broadly shared by employees. Its just not the same networks as the one youre using as a non-employee.

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The Four Tenets of the Community Manager

John Tropea - Delicious Community

2008 80

An Idea Worth Spreading: The Future is Networks « emergent by design

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Now imagine, if you’re a entrepreneur, or an organization, or a non-profit, or a corporation, and you understand this message and spread it to each and every one of your employees. As people whom I’ve never met generate trust through their networking gifts, integrity, and skills with others, I’ve found myself wondering how I can best support them – without considering “apartness&# from myself. emergent by design Home who’s the architect?

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