Enterprise Microblogging Use Cases: Help Reduce Your Inbox Clutter!


Roll-up: Businesses Love Microblogging “, which is pretty close to another one shared by her the previous day under the title “? What’s Trending in Enterprise Microblogging? Yes, indeed, businesses love microblogging and, to be honest, I can’t blame them.

How connect.BASF Helped BASF Become a Social Business


In the recent past I have been blogging over here a couple of times already on some of the amazing piece of work that BASF ( disclaimer: An IBM customer) has been doing over the course of the last year or so on becoming a Social Business and behave and act as such.

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Social Business – Rethinking Innovation, Organization and Leadership


Well, here is one potential answer to them all: Social Business – Rethinking Innovation, Organization and Leadership. are helping provoke the necessary changes of how we conduct business nowadays. Innovation Knowledge Management Learning Life Social Computing

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


Yesterday evening, my time, I attended a rather interesting webcast with Sandy Carter , IBM’s Worldwide Sales Vice President, IBM Social Business, Collaboration, and Lotus Sales and Evangelism, along with Jeremiah Owyang , Industry Analyst at Altimeter Group , on the topic of Why Be Social?

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The Business Value of Serendipity: Improving Your Presentation Skills


You gotta love serendipity, specially, when it is facilitated serendipity coming through to you, as if by magic, through your multiple daily interactions with your social networks, whether internal or external.

Social Learning at TELUS by Dan Pontefract


On a rather regular basis one keeps bumping into not only some rather interesting and engaging dialogue amongst your social network(s), but also precious little gems that are worth while sharing across beyond G+.

IBM’s Social Business Jam – Are You Jamming Yet?


Of course, I am talking about IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 conference event that took place from January 30th till February 3rd and my short visit to Morristown, New Jersey, to conduct a couple of workshops for some customers on The Social Enterprise and Social Software Adoption.

Why Work Doesn’t Happen at Work – A World Without Meetings?


His notion of these social tools as our modern smoke breaks is terrific and rather descriptive of what we used to have back then when we used to hang out at the coffee corner, or water cooler, having a short break talking to colleagues before getting back to work.

Gotta Share! – The Ultimate Conference Event Experience


Once again, like I have been doing for the last few years, I keep wondering whether events organisers would take into account some of these various different suggestions, helping us all progress further into what ( social) conferences should be like. and Social Computing.

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


Also thinking that using email, versus social tools, to keep in touch with other family members sounds like a good approach to me. In the last few days I have been working on one of our latest modules on Microblogging / Microsharing / Status Updates. It’s your business.

Notes on "Apply Strategy and Governance to Social Computing Initiatives" (NewsGator)

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NewsGator hosted a webinar this morning on strategy and governance for social computing initiatives. Although the call was about "social computing", Stacy started talking about intranet and portal governance. Metrics (that matter to the business, quantitative and qualititative). What does governance make good business sense? (1) 1) A clear connection between intranet/portal/social technology and the business strategy and goals. "we

The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Three Ways to Double the Value of Your Social Software

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The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog A resource and viewpoint from Connectbeam on how social computing is changing the way we work. So how exactly does one “double the value” of social software? Multiple people jump on wikis, blogs, microblogging, etc.

List of Social Computing Strategists and Community Managers for Enterprise Corporations 2008

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Understanding how companies staff, organize, and prepare for social media/computing is one of my top interests personally and professionally. The first role is the Social Computing Strategist, the second is the Community Manager , although the titles vary, and sometimes it’s a part-time function, there’s clearly a trend as corporations staff. Sure, you do more than social media alone, but the organization realizes you’re on point as the expert.

Social Analytics: Another Front For Business Intelligence

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While my core coverage is social computing (e.g., social media, social networking) - related domains that take up an increasing number of my research and client interaction cycles are: identity, analytics, and mobility. So I found this news release by Socialcast today interesting on many fronts - and yet I'm also left looking for more from the market in general when it comes to social analytics. Social Networking & Collaboration

Social Learning: Learning Never Ends…


We talked as well about a good number of other business benefits of using social tools that I have been mentioning over here over the course of time; and one of those benefits is, without any doubt, that one of Learning , specially the concept of Informal (Social) Learning.

An Early (and Smart) Step Towards “Mainstreaming� Enterpise 2.0

Green Chameleon

What I mean by trend is that over the past two years all the major workplace software vendors - Microsoft, IBM Lotus, Open Text, Google, Oracle, EMC Documentum, SAP, Adobe and so on - have all launched (or acquired companies that provide the elements of) "renovated" platforms that have collaboration and social computing at their cores. Will Wikis Finally Find Their Place in Business? eWeek: Socialtext Signals Marks Wiki Provider’s Move into Enterprise Microblogging.

[Podcast] This Week in Lotus 018: A World Without Email? Or Blackberries?


talking away for a large chunk of time on some of the really cool, and pretty neat, things they are both involved with hacking together Lotus Connections as well as their great work as social software and Enterprise 2.0

Exploting the Power of the Word to Communicate Better by David Tebbutt


Even more, if you already have that online presence, whether it is a traditional one or one where you are trying to immerse yourself within the social computing world (Blogs, wikis, microblogging, or any kind of 2.0

Is Multitasking Bad for the Brain?


Have you had a chance to go and read through Peter Bregman ’s Harvard Business Review article under the title " How (and Why) to Stop Multitasking? " You are probably not going to believe it, but microblogging (Or microsharing, whatever term you would prefer to use).

The Conference Call – Fun at Work or Fun in Work?


I am not sure what you would think, but this is something that I have been pondering for years now and, once again, I had an opportunity to talk about it while in Germany last week, on my latest business trip, as we talked about the impact of social software within the enterprise.

Excellent Customer Support Summarised in a Single Word: ScreenFlow


Forget about your exclusive rights of distribution and the hype; get down to work, do your business properly and show you care, because right now you aren’t. Innovation Learning Life Social Computing Tools and Gadgets

Enterprise 2.0 Conference – What to Expect – Day 3


Enterprise Social Networks (A Field Research Study) #e2conf24 with Mike Gotta , which I am sure will be another great speaker session from Mike, detailing some of the really good work he has been doing on the research study on Enterprise 2.0.

The Twitter Experiment - By Dr. Monica Rankin


After a couple of days off from my regular blogging activities, as I went on a business trip to Madrid for a couple of days end of last week to share some more thoughts and insights on social software adoption at an internal event, I am now back once more.

A World Without Email - Year 2, Weeks 11 to 14 (Email as a Collaboration Tool? No, Thanks!)


People couldn’t find me online readily to engage through my usual various social software tools, more than anything else because of how incredibly busy those couple of days were with what I call meetings galore , which means people decided to send me an email instead.

A World Without Email – Year 3, Weeks 11 to 18 (Social Networks Spur the Demise of Email in the Workplace)


by making use of these social tools! and, instead, communicate and collaborate through other means, whether face to face, through the telephone, or, of course, making use of a social networking tools (Microblogging in this case).

Enterprise 2.0 Conference Highlights – Day One


Throwing Sheep in the Boardroom: How Online Social Networking Will Transform Your Life, Work and World. thus learned very little new as someone who has been heavily involved in social software evangelism in a large enterprise for the last 7 years!

Enterprise 2.0 Conference Highlights – Day Three


and social software adoption; items like language and cultural barriers, privacy issues and the broadband penetration in several countries topped most of the discussion and it surely brought some rather intense debate. Businesses need to understand that if they are serious about Enterprise 2.0

KMers – Let Go of Control: Encourage and Monitor


Earlier on today, on my blog post around 10 Reasons NOT to Ban Social Media in Organisations I was eventually sharing a number of different arguments as to why social computing within the enterprise is a worth while effort to pursue further.

Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary


into an incredibly powerful social messaging and notification system of content that’s stored elsewhere, i.e. social networking, collaborative and knowledge sharing tools eventually. Regardless of the huge, and rather disruptive, impact from corporate social networking.

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Rex's Thought Spot: Beyond Serendipity for Enterprise 2.0

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actually inhibits the potential of social computing technologies to drive greater value. is defined as " the use of emergent social software platforms within companies, or between companies and their partners or customers. a shift from emergence to social engineering.

Sometimes you need a community manager. Sometimes a manager is enough. | Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

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Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad Thoughts on management, HR, social networks…and enterprise 2.0 " The most successful companies are those that think jointly technological change, work design and the changes in internal social relationships.”

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Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad Thoughts on management, HR, social networks…and enterprise 2.0 " The most successful companies are those that think jointly technological change, work design and the changes in internal social relationships.”

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Collaboration – If it Were That Easy We Would all Do It – Well

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Im already subscribed Collaboration  If it Were That Easy We Would all Do It  Well By Carl Frappaolo | Published Aug 4, 2010 4 comments Tweet Collaboration is not new to business, but the recent advent of Web 2.0

My Favorite Tweets for September 2009

Portals and KM

RT @Gartner_inc: How high is the failure rate for social media initiatives? useful points by @jonhusband Social Computing Adoption … To Pilot or Not To Pilot [link] Sept8?? Business Benefits [link] Sept 8?? Making Sense of #Microblog Streaming and Awareness [link] 6:06 PM Sep 1st from TweetDeck. Here is the second in a new series of posts.

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

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Social Networking goes mainstream I was recently asked by a buddy to name off some social networking platforms that could be branded or changed as needed (that’s where that term ‘white label’ has come from). Web Crossing Social networking and collaboration suite.

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Imagine an Island and Then … Come Along! Welcome Back!


Over the last few weeks, I haven’t been blogging much, although I have been microblogging / microsharing quite extensively throughout all of that time. Reports on my recent business trips : Yes, that’s right!

Ross Mayfield's Weblog: Expertise Location and Social Sofware

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Square | Main October 26, 2009 Expertise Location and Social Sofware Todays Wall Street Journal has an article on How to Find In-house Experts in a Big Company by researchers Izak Benbasat , Dorit Nevo and Yair Wand. Iceberg Adrian Chan on The Social C.R.M

Which governance for your internal communities ? | Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad

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Bertrand Duperrin's Notepad Thoughts on management, HR, social networks…and enterprise 2.0 " The most successful companies are those that think jointly technological change, work design and the changes in internal social relationships.”

Looking at the tension in the collaboration process

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Business processes need to allow for “gaps” where collaboration can occur and not be an enemy of collaboration in the name of efficiency. I appreciate the recognition that there is tension between informal collaboration and formal business process. tools allow greater opportunities for collaboration but businesses need to enable these moments to occur. Social Media Versus Knowledge Management: Generational War? Business Model 2.0

The FASTForward Blog » Immersed in the ‘Internet Human Buzz’: Enterprise 2.0 Blog: News, Coverage, and Commentary

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Immersed in the ‘Internet Human Buzz’ by Joe McKendrick October 7, 2007 at 9:04 pm · Filed under Community , Enterprise 2.0 , Messy World , Relationships , Social Computing , Social Media , SocialText , Web 2.0 My colleague Rob Paterson just shared with us how online social networking has changed the way students interact with their established and new communities. Business Model 2.0