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Why Do I Share My Knowledge?


Indeed, in “ Why do people share? To name: Knowledge Sharing is the Learning, Learning is the Knowledge Sharing. You see?

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Addressing Social Networking Gripes with Shared Value


Just think of it, what’s your social media pet peeve? No doubt! Ready? Hang on for a minute though. Oh, and don’t cheat!! Spot on!

Social Software Market Keeps Growing

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A number of large and small companies are making big bets on social business through acquisitions like Microsft’s purchase of Yammer and IBM’s extensive acquisition strategy (see IBM's Mike Rhodin on the Convergence of Social Business, Analytics and Commerce ). million, followed by Jive Software ($65.3 million).

Organizational Entropy and Information Abuse

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A social object. We naturally protect ourselves when under pressure – but we also naturally cooperate when goals are clear and shared.

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Building Social Business: Connecting, Sharing and Collaborating

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Building Social Business At the intersection of Enterprise 2.0 Facilitating Social Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking.

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Year-End Thoughts On Enterprise 2.0 Social Software

Collaborative Thinking

is more about how social software is used by people vs. what the social tool actually is. does not address all patterns of communication, information sharing, cooperation, collaboration, community-building, and social networking. what about video solutions like Cisco's Show-And-Share? Social Software

In The Next Version - The Rise of Purposeful Collaboration: From Simply Sharing to Getting Work Done

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The Rise of Purposeful Collaboration: From Simply Sharing to Getting Work Done. The Rise of Purposeful Collaboration From Simply Sharing to Getting Work Done Collaboration tools enable people to discover and interact with, the content, colleagues and communities, that can help them get their jobs done. Social Software Vendors.

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2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part One

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Last week I attended an IBM media event where they conveyed a number of their recent efforts in social software. space. no ROI.

2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part Two

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This is the second in a series on an IBM social media press event I attended last week following part one posted yesterday. Into help desks?

Three Big Benefits of Social Software | Blogs |

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He wrote: In the process of moving from vertical to horizontal information sharing and collaboration, we are flattening our organizations. The hierarchies are less important and are shrinking, and the intra- and inter-agency sharing and collaboration are being elevated and growing. silos). It makes me wonder what we did without it.

Will Social Software Replace Email in an Enterprise 2.0 World?


The main issue I am seeing when interacting with social software tools is actually not the social tools themselves, but how I access them.

Impact of Social Software Within the Enterprise by Jon Iwata


Many folks have been questioning the relevance and importance of social computing within the enterprise. Eventually. Yes, eight years ago!

The Business Value of Social Software by Luis Suarez


ROI) conversations for Social Software that I like to talk about so much lately. Yes, the good old Return On Investment (a.k.a.

Collaborative Thinking: Social Software`s Culture Clash

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The portal might one day lead to the nascent internal social networking platform Schueller demoed, he says. P&G is also building a company “yellow pages” so workers can find one another by topic area. While Schueller has moments of doubt about the effectiveness of these technologies, he is unequivocal about their role at P&G. “Im

Collaborative Thinking: Why Is Social Software So Important?

Collaborative Thinking

Two assertions form the baseline for why social software is important to the enterprise. and Enterprise 2.0, a project). Trust Us.

Using social software to reinvent the customer relationship | Enterprise Web 2.0 |

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Many organizations I talk to these days are now evaluating the way social software seems to be altering the CRM landscape. As Web 2.0

Green Chameleon » Information Neighbourhood as a Social Software Ecosystem

Green Chameleon

Up till now I have been seeing the idea of the information neighbourhood as a shared information space, with a few links to actions tossed on the side.

Cisco Community Central: Enterprise Social Software : Pushing The Reset Button On How We Look At “Collaboration”

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To collaborate, the “right tools&# have been workspaces, discussion forums, shared document libraries, wikis, and even web conferencing. A sense of place of important because it creaed a shared commons, a central place for everyone to interact around and a single place to go for information. Social tools (Enterprise 2.0)

McAfee’s Hypothesis and The Adventures of Molly Discovering Social Software


However, I thought I would venture into sharing an initial response to the latest blog post from Andy in this series. At IBM. Like you. Like me.

Barriers of Social Software Adoption within the Enterprise: It Will Cost You More than You Think!


Right at the root of the cause as to why perhaps we may not have adopted social software as much as we probably should have in the first place.

The Adventures of Molly Discovering Social Software – On the Importance of Status Updates


IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing I know. Go figure! I am sure.

stacked! the social software experience

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Many people have pointed towards Thomas Vander Wal's social software stack. I like it and I think it can be interpreted in a couple of ways: As a set of functions that a social software offering must provide to be of use and succeed. As a description of the social software user experience. social software

Economist Finds Strong Belief in Business Value of Social Software

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They said that, "perhaps the most interesting finding is that a full 85% of C-suite executives see the sharing and collaboration aspects of Web 2.0 Next was the use of blogs or wikis to initiate conversations and share knowledge inside or outside the company. It was one of the three most popular for the week on Social Media Today

Participatory Surveillance with Social Software in Creative Projects – Olga’s thesis

Taming the spaces

Participatory Surveillance with Social Software in Creative Projects. In this master thesis where the activities in web-based social software environments that support social creative projects are studied. Olga Ivanova , one of my students has finished her master thesis text. I am quite happy how it came out.

Social Software Gaining Greater Traction with the Enterprise and Vendors Respond

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in his report, Enterprise Social Networking 2010 Market Overview. With enterprise social technologies, buyers must now assess vendors pursuing three distinct strategies: commoditization, horizontal and vertical solutions, and integration with adjacent technologies.” The use cases for collaborative platforms were interesting.  

Even More Research on the Use of Social Software in the Workplace from IBM

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Millen, Werner Geyer, Casey Dugan recently published, Research on the Use of Social Software in the Workplace. It focused on their Beehive social networking website behind IBM’s firewall. I recently wrote about More IBM Research on Enterprise 2.0 – Activities and Other Tools. Here is even more. Four IBMers, Joan M.

social software & worldvision - interview with keith don

Engineers without Fears

A few weeks ago, I had a great conversation with Keith Don from WorldVision about using social software in not-for-profits. So here goes.

The Credit Crisis and Social Software - Part 1 - Why we need a return to credit based on social relationships

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The core idea is that the natural reality of sound credit is that it is not transactional but social. J J Rousseau - The Social Contract).

More on Potential Social Software Winners in our New Economic World

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In a recent blog post, Innovation Loves a Crisi s, Jonathan shared a memo he sent to Sun’s leader about the role of technology in helping with the current economic crisis. This a follow up to my post yesterday, Will We See Major Price Reductions for Enterprise 2.0 Applications? A few months ago, I wrote about Attivio on the AppGap. accoun


Giving up on Work e-mail - Status Report on Week 50 (Impact of Social Software in HR)


I hope later on this week to be able to share with you some further insights on Lotusphere, as I am sure plenty of you would be interested in that very same topic. Thus without much further ado, here is the weekly report from last week: Right on target, indeed! But yet, there it is, 16 e-mails!! Nice one!

Green Chameleon " Priming Social Software Adoption

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That makes SPRIG! What all this has in common is the willingness just to get stuck in. Sometimes we need to stop talking and just do something. RSS2.

Social Software Is Not Enough - The BrainYard - InformationWeek

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Rachel Happe ( @rhappe ) is a co-founder and principal at the Community Roundtable , a peer network for social media, Read Full Bio >> See More From This Columnist >> SHARE. Social Software Is Not Enough. share. Social software is a bit of a Trojan horse. Others impulsively over-share. " Blog Archive " Wikis are not Social Software

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Home Work Contact RSS Apr 3 Wikis are not Social Software Just a quickie while this blog lives in the templateless limbo that it is now in.

Social Software, Community, and Organization: Where Practice Meets Process « Skilful Minds

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The distinctions involved are as old as the study of social interaction in organizations, especially the characteristics of routine work. We do!

Doing What You're Passionate About

Collaborative Thinking

with the ability to objectively apply that insight to help customers reach their goals, and share those learnings with the broader community at-large interested in those issues. The journey continues…. In The News

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Enterprise 2.0 Summit Highlights – “Knowledge Shared Is Power”


At IBM, you call yourself a “knowledge worker”, helping to push and accelerate the adoption of social software within the enterprise.

Forum communities vs social software " eme ká eme

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eme ká eme Social media. About Forum communities vs social software 1 10 2008 Well, who’d have guessed. While looking for a software fix, I landed on Matt Mecham’s blog and his unscripted rant about the difference between forums and social networks. It’s “anti-social&#.

Social software - the basics | Jon Mell - Web 2.0 ideas and strategy

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If so, then the question is not why would you use social software, but why would you not? Home About Jon Mell Jon Mell - Web 2.0 Web 2.0

Finding Experts in Your Company … Through Micro-Sharing


So as part of those solutions which role do you think social software tools play in helping out solving such issue(s)?

An adoption strategy for social software in enterprise. Strange Attractor: Picking out patterns in the chaos

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He uses blogs, social networks, Web 2.0 What needs do these people share? What specific problems does social software solve?