The Business Case for Enterprise Social Bookmarking: $4.6 Million a Year in Cost Savings!


Something that, in my opinion, is one of the fundamental pillars from Enterprise 2.0. Indeed, social bookmarking / tagging! By now, I am sure you may be wondering why do I so firmly believe about such business case for social bookmarking, right?

McKinsey Web 2.0 Enterprise Research - Surprises?

Green Chameleon

The latest in the ongoing string of research studies on Web 2.0 use in the enterprise comes from McKinsey, whose recently released global survey report Building the Web 2.0 This survey focuses on what Web 2.0

"Let's take that online" -- Boston KM Forum

Endless Knots

Lovely day spent with the Boston KM Forum's "Leveraging Virtual Teams & Social Tools for Business Advantage: Blogs, Wikis, Twitter, et al. Here he asks whether what he's pointing to is a radio program or a web page. Web/Tech Weblogs

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A Practical Guide to Implementing Web 2.0 (aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization

How to Save the World

BLOG A Practical Guide to Implementing Web 2.0 (aka aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization. Now, we have a host of new tools available, called variously Web 2.0, social networking tools, social media and social software. Which Web 2.0

Will Tools Like Twitter Change the Ways We Work With Flows of Information and Knowledge ?

Green Chameleon

The KMWorld 2008 conference was interesting (FAST had an exhibitor’s booth) and the contrast with last year in terms of the tangible interest in and take-up of social computing tools was evident. It works … for example, late last night I twittered a response to one of Jeremiah Owyang’s tweets pointing to his recent blog post about " What’s After The Social Web? ", Here’s Stuart’s post: Social Media or KM / KM or Social Media.

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The social process | Web 2.0 and business process management

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The protest had been organised via social networking sites including Facebook and Twitter, earning it the nickname “the Twitter Revolution” Organisers expected a few hundred students to turn up; in the end, 20,000 Moldovans took part, and the demonstration – which ultimately turned violent – lasted for several days. Not only did social networking sites play a crucial role in getting the protesters together, they also made the uprising visible across the globe.

My Enterprise 2.0 Toolkit Q1 2010

Evolving Web

Lately I've received several requests for my most current Enterprise 2.0 I've hesitated writing it down because it really does seem to change from month to month. In a hyper connected world, one has little choice but to participate in Facebook - it's the 800 pound social media site.

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Social media in organizations: a reality check

Joitske Hulsebosch

You see level of exposure to social media slowly growing in these groups. There were already a number of people on Twitter and there was a fanatical gamer in the group, but the majority did not know what social media are. Tags: social media Web 2.0

Your Knowledge of Enterprise 2.0, Knowledge Management, Work Design In Action …

Green Chameleon

the working title is " The Emerging Enterprise 2.0 A couple of months ago on this blog there was an interesting discussion unfold around an exploration of KM’s past and Enterprise 2.0’s Web 2.0, and KM 2.0."Â KM is not adaptive, Web 2.0

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Teachers & Web 3.0 – A Beginner´s Guide to Webs 1,2,3, x

e-Moderation Station

In this third of a 4-part Beginner´s Guide series I take a look at Web 3.0. The first of the series looked at Web 1.0 , and the second at Web 2.0 , in case you missed them. If the differences between Web 1.0 and Web 2.0 What exactly is Web 3.0?

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Supernova 2008 - Interview with Umair Haque

Green Chameleon

Over the past seven or eight years the users of the Internet and the architects and developers of web services have created a new infrastructure and architecture for people to interact and create value in a wide range of human activities. the initial boom and bust and the subsequent arrival of the broadly defined Web 2.0 phenomenon of social computing. Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â ( originally posted to Supernova Conversation Hub blog ).

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

Green Chameleon

In my opinion this reinforces a major trend that I believe will redefine how knowledge work is designed (I wrote about this massive trend and its importance in the Ark Group publication " Making Knowledge Work - The Arrival of Web 2.0 "). . Socialtext is making big news all over the Web this morning. Ross Mayfield, for my cell phone camera last night, explains the changes in this 18-minute video. Dawn Foster notes the move of Enterprises to social.

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The AppGap» YoolinkPro Provides a Useful Combination of Social Media Features Designed for Enterprise Adoption - Web apps for work; reviews + commentary; Work 2.0, Web 2.0, Enterprise 2.0

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

About | Contributors | Contact us | Subscribe: via RSS , via Twitter YoolinkPro Provides a Useful Combination of Social Media Features Designed for Enterprise Adoption by Bill Ives February 17, 2010 at 8:45 am · Filed under Web 2.0 Who is using social media tools?

If the US State Department Can Use Wikis and Blogs Effectively, So Can Your Organization ?

Green Chameleon

There continues to be much debate about whether and how to use social tools and social computing in organizations, and the effectiveness of open cultures and co-creation in order to foster innovation, flexibility, resiliency and responsiveness (see, for example, Bill Ives’ recent post titled The Next Step In Open Innovation From McKinsey ). This is a technological manifestation of a policy difference,” he said, a change he dated to when Colin L.

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Goodbye, Corporate Data Silo; Hello Linked Data

Green Chameleon

It means profound changes to the way we look at work, relationships, and the enterprise itself. Kingsley explored some themes we have been bouncing around at this blogsite as well — that is, how enterprises view the relationship between Web 2.0 At the core is the idea of “ Linked Data ,&# a term coined by Tim Berners-Lee that describes HTTP-based Data Access by Reference on the Web.

Mortgage Crisis - all about “them� or all about “us� - Can Social Media Help?

Green Chameleon

This is how all social epidemics spread. For I think that the real threat of the subprime crisis is social. So why am I posting this in a blog where the focus is Social Media? Facebook and the web are full of people now lining up to exploit the crisis.

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TownSquare … Social Networking and Social Computing R&D

Green Chameleon

implementation and adoption as organizations circle it like a group of neighbourhood dogs nervously eyeing and sniffing a porcupine, it seems clear that eventually organizations will have to realize that the tools and services that comprise what we call Enterprise 2.0 As Bill Ives points out in the previous post , things are changing, and (relatively) fast, even though I am fond of the phrase " it takes a long time for change to happen quickly "Â (think about that for a second).

Social Media and Search: Where We Are Now and Where We Could Be

Green Chameleon

Search has not been at the forefront for many social media sites. But, there is a great opportunity for social media sites to leverage search in new ways. I decided to take a look at a few top social media sites to examine how they're using search and what's missing. I had to resort to a web search.). Social media often becomes a sequential feed. Social media volume is growing. Social media sites expand connections to link users to users.

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Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » Here comes everybody

Ken Carroll

Ken Carroll networks, languages, and learning 2.0 The participative web (aka, web 2.0) The new-found capacity to participate through the web has put learning on steroids, and ushered in a new kind of empowerment of the individual. With RSS I can narrow my focus to an area I want to learn about, track the key words/concepts, and get notification whenever anyone, anywhere on the web writes about them.

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

Green Chameleon

Here is another of the growing reports on research that indicates enterprise 2.0 Recently Awareness released a report on “ Trends and Best Practices in Adopting Web 2.0 It shows that social media initiatives are on are increasing and continue to evolve. There is a focus on the deeper and broader integration of Web 2.0 I think it is fine to do this for business social networking. see Enterprise 2.0 is not Web 2.0

2008 116

Cisco and WebEx Combine Strengths to Launch New Enterprise 2.0 Collaboration Platform

Portals and KM

Cisco has launched a new collaboration platform with its acquisition WebEx, Cisco WebEx Connect , a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform that integrates, presence, instant messaging, web meetings and team spaces with traditional and web 2.0 They are using many web 2.0

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The Humanity of the Web: Reflections of a Social Computing Evangelist


The title of the article / book chapter is “ The Humanity of the Web: Reflections of a Social Computing Evangelist ” and you would be able to find it as well over here. Fast forward to 2014 and today I wouldn’t be able to get by without the World Wide Web.

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Collaborating Externally with Your Customers: The Final Frontier of Enterprise 2.0


Now it’s time to move on to them and change the way we work! It’s interesting though to see how this whole game has started shifting gears without us, knowledge (Web) workers, having much of a choice to keep ignoring it nor neglecting it.

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Does Enterprise 2.0 Need to be ‘Governed’?

Green Chameleon

Of course, since SOA and Enterprise 2.0 overlap so closely, this begs the question: should this governance be extended to Enterprise 2.0 I posed the question: A lot of people engaged in rapid application development, or service development via mashups and other Web 2.0 Should the emerging governance structures we see for SOA be extended to Web 2.0? Should we go to the Web 2.0 Or will this kill Web 2.0

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Lotusphere 2011 Notes: Future of Social Business – Rest of the Story

Portals and KM

Charlie began by discussing what do you need to make social happen. Charlie said a major part of his role is to make it easy to integrate Lotus technology and add more social to apps.  They have taken the social core of the Connections Suite and added analytics.

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The Future of Collaborative Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Aaron Fulkerson is co-founder and CEO of MindTouch , which has grown from a small open source project into a very popular collaboration platform that enables users to connect and customize enterprise systems, social tools and web services. "Social profiles: check.

Talking points for digital inclusion: do you have some?

Social Reporter

I wondered how much my thinking had changed: not much, though I’ve added a few points to the lists below. I’m interested in blending them with the 45 propositions my co-authors came up for the NESTA Social by Social handbook, and the background ideas that led to them.

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Internet Evolution - The Big Report - Can Enterprise Social Networking Pay Off?

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Social media at the enterprise level should be no different. All social." vuuchon Can Enterprise Social Networking Pay Off? Reddit Email This Can Enterprise Social Networking Pay Off? Introduction Written by Andrew Conry-Murray 3/21/2009 3 comments 3 saves Login to Rate Bob Pearson is convinced that enterprise social networking software  blogs, wikis, social bookmarking, and the like  will transform the way Dell works.

Enterprise 2.0 Report: Intranet Collaboration Features and Social Networking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Nielsen Norman Group Report: Enterprise 2.0: Social Software on Intranets A Report From the Front Lines of Enterprise Community, Collaboration, and Social Networking Projects 168 pages, PDF format Download Report (from eSellerate) $298 for a single report, $598 for the report and a site license to make copies within your organization and place on your own intranet. (No Things Take Time Foreword Defining Scope Credits Report Contributors Introduction Web 1.0

Enterprise 2.0 Conference Notes: Three Approaches to Social Computing Platforms

Green Chameleon

I went to an interesting session at the Enterprise 2.0 They have developed a social computing solution to allow for user input to go with travel. (I I think this is great that they are including social computing components. Here is an excellent example of this type of user content added to a web site for foot travel ( Appalachain Mountain Club Goes Web 2.0 ). nGenera - we see the change to enterprise 2.0

Ken Carroll on Learning " Blog Archive " Here comes everybody

Ken Carroll

networks, languages, and learning 2.0. The participative web (aka, web 2.0) The new-found capacity to participate through the web has put learning on steroids, and ushered in a new kind of empowerment of the individual. With RSS I can narrow my focus to an area I want to learn about, track the key words/concepts, and get notification whenever anyone, anywhere on the web writes about them. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0

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Why and How to SaaS – Jeff Kaplan at Serena Tag

Green Chameleon

The world is changing. The nature of the workforce is changing and becoming more online. There are also changing economic and ecological conditions. Technologies are also changing. People have now been exposed to simple and effective SaaS experiences through the consumer web with Amazon, Google, etc. More large brand name companies are moving into SaaS including Wachovia Bank (who played a big role at Enterprise 2.0

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Enterprise 2.0 for an Enterprise of One – Part Two - Content Monitoring

Portals and KM

This is the second part of a five part series on how enterprise 2.0 Then I looked at the tools I currently use for each major step before thinking about any further moves into the enterprise 2.0 Here is my review on the AppGap - Techrigy Provides Comprehensive Social Media Monitoring. Filtrbox is another web monitoring tool that I am using and pleased with. is a German social search tool that does a nice breakdown of sources (e.g.

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Collaborative Thinking: PARC Forums: People & Social Technologies

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Enterprise-enabling Facebook | Main | Designing & Enabling Communities » December 19, 2007 PARC Forums: People & Social Technologies Both presentations are worth viewing. What I find interesting is that we are "telling old stories in new ways" with much of the narrative around social software. What business objectives and results can be achieved with Web 2.0

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Fast Forward Summit Notes – Andrew McAfee

Green Chameleon

Andrew McAfee spoke today at the Fast Forward Summit in Boston on the topic, A World of Change. He wanted to provide some ideas and then engage in a conversation (this is great - we did this at the Enterprise 2.0 Andrew then switches the class coverage to enterprise 2.0 - these tools are exactly the opposite - these tools allow you to get out of the away and let ideas emerge. The semester ended in April and he has been on the road to talk about enterprise 2.0

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Social Media Planning and Evaluation for NGOs | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

In nature, change never happens as a result of top-down, pre-conceived strategic plans, or from the mandate of any single individual or boss. Change begins as local actions spring up simultaneously in many different areas. Social media, however, is like a river you swim in.

Portals and KM: eProject – Enterprise 2.0 Collaborative Business Applications

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Portals and KM This blog shares ideas and hopes to generate discussion on enterprise 2.0, business blogs, web 2.0 Anderson Tomoaki Sawada Tomski Trends in the Living Networks Universal Hub - Boston Blog USiT Vaspers the Grate View from the Isle Vitural Handshake VizEdu Web 2.0

2007 36

Wamily is WetPaint Plus Pageflakes

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Mashable readers can get access with the following invite code: KDOBZU Wamily, as its name suggests, could be used for family purposes, but it could be used for friends or for general social networking as well. All the modules are customizable, meaning you can change their color and size.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

One of my most popular index lists is the list of companies that provide White Label Social Networking solutions , in fact there’s over 60 in that space. These tools may have social networking features, that’s optional, but should certainly scale to it.

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The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Forrester Reports that Corporate Social Networks will Augment Strategic HR Strategies

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog A resource and viewpoint from Connectbeam on how social computing is changing the way we work. Zach offers a number of useful HR related applications for social networking applications in the report. and social networking.

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

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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? The great thing about companies rolling out the tools of Web 2.0

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The AppGap » Connectbeam Offers New Social Networking Application Integration Possibilities : News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Connectbeam Offers New Social Networking Application Integration Possibilities by Bill Ives April 28, 2008 at 8:07 am · Filed under Reviews Recently, I had a chance to catch up with Puneet Gupta, CEO of Connectbeam. You can see a list of related tags, related users, and related bookmarks.

What's up with collaboration?

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Adventures in Knowledge The long and winding road of a KM practitioner, grappling with the nuances of KM in a services environment Archives September 2008 February 2008 January 2008 December 2007 November 2007 October 2007 August 2007 July 2007 June 2007 May 2007 See how were connected Categories Annecdotes Archetypes Blogging Collaboration Complexity Customer Service Enterprise 2.0 Some are calling this Collaboration 2.0