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NetBase Partners with SAP Expanding Social Media Analysis Across the Enterprise

Portals and KM

This is exactly what NetBase is doing through its reseller relationship and collaboration with SAP.     

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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.

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IBM Covers the Transformation of Business Email

Portals and KM

Business email remains big despite some attempts to get stuff out of an overcrowded inbox.  I can remember when it was fresh and new. 

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SAP Big Data Startup of the Year” Award to TWeather

Portals and KM

Darwin Eocsystems’ technology is back in the business of winning awards. This time Tweathe r received “SAP Big Data Startup of the Year” awar d.

Social Networking at Work: A Business Revolution, or a Ruse? Knowledge@Wharton

Michael Sampson - Currents

The Knowledge@Wharton web site recently asked whether business-centric social networking is a revolution, or a ruse? The author asserts that many of the trials of social networking in business are being undertaken by technology companies. - For large companies, social networking services can help with breaking down silos.

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The Role of Brands in Online Communities

Online Community Strategy

Building and hosting the network creates a business asset that is generative in value if managed properly. Stakes. So, what’s at stake?

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How Data Drives Effective Decision Making

Portals and KM

The New York Times ran a story, When There’s No Such Thing as Too Much Information , by Steve Lohr, that covered some of the value of using data to help with business decisions. looked at 179 large companies. The best business is in helping customers analyze and manage all that data.”. The Times article noted that Thomas H.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Learn More » CIO Executive Council A Peer-Advisory Service and Professional Association for CIOs Stakeholder Relationship Worksheet Hudson Highland Group CIO Michael Whitmer shares his stakeholder relationship worksheet, including background on why he developed it and how it has affected his relationships in the company. platform.


From Email to Basic Collaboration to Results-Oriented Work « The Decision Factor Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

A fresh perspective on business analytics. It’s not endorsed by SAP nor does it constitute an official communication of SAP.

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Social Analytics: Another Front For Business Intelligence

Collaborative Thinking

I would expect other players to consider similar moves - although they may partner with vendors like SAP who provide social analytics. Analytics may be the key to the long-term success of the company as well - social messaging is something that will become a feature within larger platforms from IBM and Microsoft.

In The Next Version - It’s Like Facebook For Work. Wait It Is Facebook For Work

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Bridging Employee to Customer engagement: Today many companies already have a "business relationship" with Facebook via their companys Facebook Page.

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My Favorite Tweets for December 1 – 15 2011

Portals and KM

RT @darwineco : EMC Survey: Only One-Third of Companies Making Effective Use of Data [link]. Gameification: How 'Kids' Games Transform Business [link]. SAP pays $3.4 Cloud Computing as a Threat to Older Tech Companies [link]. I spot tested the reduced shortened urls and they all should work. sJMqBs via @euan.

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Notes on "Social Business: Moving the Business Needle Forward" at AusLUG 2013 - Chris Crummey, IBM

Michael Sampson - Currents

IBM platform for social business - enabling "systems of engagement" solutions. We should be selling business outcomes. -. A "social business" - need to use it to attract new talent, and various other outcomes. Want to take the Activity Stream and turn it into a Business Stream. Can approve an SAP workflow item. -.

All you ever learned about meetings is wrong

The Bumble Bee

This wastes time and saps the energy of the other participants. I have developed a radical new approach to meetings which I call "Egoless Meetings" which addresses three popular unwritten rules about good meeting practices which are unfortunately totally wrong. RULE 1 is that everybody gets to speak. and waste the meeting. Some ignore it.

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5 Facebook Lessons to Improve Employee Engagement in Your Company

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Monday, December 3, 2007 5 Facebook Lessons to Improve Employee Engagement in Your Company So perhaps your company isnt sold on this whole Myspace/Facebook thing. Lessons that will help your company be successful. Not just business clients. These are my personal perspectives only. and Enterprise 2.0 IS it Facebook?

The 2011 State of Community Management Report: Best Practices from Practitioners

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The conversation is no longer primarily about technology but about doing business effectively in a new communications environment.

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An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View: Recruiting on Social Media is more than LinkedIn

Ant's Eyeview Blog

We all know that finding the right employees for your company is key. Many companies post job openings on social networks, but your social recruiting strategy should include ongoing engagement. Keeping your current employees engaged externally can attract other like-minded individuals to your company. Where do you begin?

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The State of Community Management Report: Best Practices from Practitioners

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Community Roundtable A peer network for community managers and social media practitioners. WordPress Admin.

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Thoughts on Conversation: Enterprise 2.0 Workshop at Somesso 09

Evolving Web

Somesso is an Enterprise 2.0 / business social media firm based in Switzerland. for the Finance Industry in Zurich. University.

An Ant’s Eye Point-of-View: Ideation Communities

Ant's Eyeview Blog

While marketing may be ready to gather customer ideas to demonstrate that they are listening, product development and operations must be ready to act on ideas that are both popular with customers and align with the company’s business objectives. Collecting product and services ideas from your customers is a great idea, right? AEV Blo

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My Favorite Tweets for November 16 - 30 2011

Portals and KM

RT @webtechman : Gratitude As A Business Strategy [link] RT @franciscojsaez. via @dpontefract : "SAP to buy social networking company Jive?" 5 Top Challenges of Integrating Social Media Data w Business Applications [link]. research - Is Social Media Reaching a Plateau in America's Largest Companies?

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Community management: The 'essential' capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts | ZDNet

John Tropea - Delicious Community

advisory and consulting firm Hinchcliffe & Company , based in Alexandria, Virginia. In this vision they should be free of corporate heavy-handedness or even immediate business requirements, thereby allowed to grow organically and naturally to fruition without the chill of censorship or excessive expectation. and SOA on a regular basis.

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Changing the Way People Find Experts at CEMEX, Luis Garza (Social Connections V, Zurich)

Michael Sampson - Currents

CEMEX is a global building company. Licensed Community Insights from IBM Research, to provide paths of action for community leaders to increase adoption and business value. - For linking to business processes, integrating SAP worklist items in the Activity Stream. Some notes: 1. More than 50 countries. What''s next?


The social process | Web 2.0 and business process management

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Aviva, the UK insurance company formerly known as Norwich Union, is a forward-thinking adopter of such technology. Already, the impact on the organisational dynamics within the company is beginning to manifest itself, according to CIO Toby Redshaw. That does suggest a very different way of designing and executing business processes.”

Talking about Mobility - a Briefing Paper by Martin White

Michael Sampson - Currents

What is currently driving application development is access to business intelligence applications, where speed of decision and productivity gain are almost measureable and provide a convincing RoI for investment. Intranet managers need to take a view on strategy and tactics very quickly indeed. Link: Enterprise Information Mobility.

Social Network Analysis in the public sector

Collaborative Thinking

SAP Innovation: Social Networking at the Service of the French Public Sector | SAP Web 2.0. The prototype makes it easy to understand existing relationships between people in much the same way that traditional business intelligence systems help organizations understand data stored in their corporate systems.


The Business Case for In-house Social Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

On the thumbs-down side of the equation are top corporate brass who routinely express annoyance over employee involvement (on the company’s dime) at high-profile social networks such as Facebook and MySpace. percent of companies surveyed by Barracuda now block access to MySpace and/or Facebook. The debate is that sharp.

Clearstep Business Community : Whats your Governance Model Look Like.

John Tropea - Delicious Community

I tend to focus primarily on internal implementations for my clients and my company. Issue at SAP is that were not so good at being out in the open, highly politicized environment. Do any of your company policies cover ing the communities address these? Welcome, Guest L ogin R egister Username: Password: (?) thanx Helpful.

Lotusphere 2012 - Opening General Session

Michael Sampson - Currents

last year IBM introduced social business. Social - "the application of social tools and culture to business processes and activities.". Social business is not limited to the deployment of new tools. It will impact the way that businesses work. social business is not an IT project, or a management edict. -.

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12sprints for Collaborative Decision Making: Lots of Promise

Michael Sampson - Currents

a peer forum of IT and business leaders and thinkers who are discovering new ways of working in modern organizations. Adoption Council ?


News Updates -- Lotusphere 2009 Special (January 20, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

IBM and SAP Announce Alloy. IBM and SAP announced the forthcoming release of Alloy, an integration tool for Notes and SAP Business Suite. Alloy connects IBM Lotus Notes software with SAP Business Suite to get people to the core of their business. Here's the breaking news from the first day. and more.


Enterprise 2.0: A solution in search of a problem

21st Century Organization

Talent at the end of the day is what makes or breaks a business. Jenny Ambrozek and I have written before on technology/tool transience in our Facebook Groups for Business investigation.   Which gets back to the CEO’s question WHO will lead the business endeavor? states the EVP of HR of a global media giant. Today’s web 2.0

Ant’s Eye View Opens Silicon Valley Office

Ant's Eyeview Blog

Ant’s Eye View is a true “practitioner brand&# , a company based on a team who have done real social media and customer engagement work inside big, complex companies. Silicon Valley is home to some of the most amazing, most innovative companies in the world. SAP, Symantec, and Apple amongst our clients.

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Community 2.0

John Tropea - Delicious Community

This is especially a problem for large companies seeking to organize virtual communities. How will a company define success? ItR.

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Rex's Thought Spot: Beyond Serendipity for Enterprise 2.0

John Tropea - Delicious Faciliatation

is defined as " the use of emergent social software platforms within companies, or between companies and their partners or customers.

‘Communities’ and ‘Networks’: A Conceptual and Linguistic 2.0 Mess | Sonnez en cas d'absence


R8WDSZFCZWAY Among the most overheard and misused buzzwords in companies are, you guessed it, ‘communities’ and ‘networks’. An awful 2.0 users.

Creating Passionate Users: How to Build a User Community, Part 1

John Tropea - Delicious Community

In fact, you have no business even DREAMING about being a programmer. The company is not liable. Deal with it. beginners. Your ideas?

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Outside Innovation

Collaborative Thinking

That's why modern companies must develop a new expertise: the ability to attract novel solutions to difficult or unanticipated problems from outside sources around the world. A conversation with Harvard Business School professor Karim R. The business model embraced by the firm. Interesting perspective. Markets or Communities?


Understanding the Real Structure within Your Organization with NetAge OrgScope

Portals and KM

They have been in the collaboration business for over 25 years and through many waves of technology. I voted early to avoid the lines. Navigate.


Microblogging In The Enterprise

Collaborative Thinking

It was inevitable that Twitter-like services would emerge targeting a business audience. ESME is interesting because it focuses on real world application of Twitter style functionality in the SAP ecosphere. From early feedback the Vegas SAP TEchEd crowd didn???t While the term ???microblogging??? microblogging??? or ??? IBM???s