Friends

Viv Mcwaters

The way we now have ‘levels’ of friends? I think real friends are pretty precious. And I still enjoy that great feeling of being with someone with whom I just click, and the way we can enjoy each other’s company without having to work at it, without having to, heavens forbid, network. Tags: Culture Friends General Don’t you think it’s interesting how twitter and facebook and whatever else is out there reflects the school yard?

Making Social CRM “Friend Discovery” Real

Alchemy of Change

Friend Discovery&# is a new idea for Social CRM that connects the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) database in an organization with the social networks of its customers and other stakeholders. How Friend Discovery Works. They also know what products my friends have.

3 Principles of “Friend Discovery” Social CRM

Alchemy of Change

As I talked about in my last post, “ Friend Discovery &# is a concept for a new branch of Social CRM. Friend Discovery connects the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) database in an organization with the social networks of its customers and other stakeholders.

Should Companies Block Access to Digital Tools?

Elsua

A few days back my good friend, the always inspiring and thought provoking, Dan Pontefract , put together a rather interesting blog post which is just a beautiful story of a conversation he recently had that I could see myself behave and react pretty much in the same way that he did.

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Magnet company smackdown

Community Guy

In one swift movement, the Buckyballs CEO created a platform for their competitor to own a space that, as a “$20 million company&# , they should have been theirs. Close friends have told me they’ve replicated it. Startups are absolutely different than large companies.

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How Social CRM “Friend Discovery” will Revolutionize the Way Organizations Collaborate

Alchemy of Change

In this post, you’ll learn about a new branch of “Social CRM&# called &# Friend Discovery&# that will make it radically easier to find your friends inside the organizations you care about. I’m the bridge they need to reach my friends.

Why Human Friendly Content Has Influence

Ken Carroll

Human-Friendly Content. You know the mind-blowing thing about human-friendly content? It’s media-friendly. Which means that human-friendly content has influence. The thing about human-friendly content is that it has influence. Then it''s human-friendly.

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Friends Reunited is now free

Nancy White

Today I received an email from Friends Reunited that all their services are now free. Previously you had to pay £5 (or something similar) a year to be able to send messages to old school friends you had lost contact with. I had almost forgotten about Friends Reunited having joined about 5 years ago when it was one of the most talked about Web sites in the UK.

AICD ARTICLE: Australian Institute of Company Directors

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I did an interview with Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) about CEOs and C-Level executives on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter and other online communities. Remember at all times the friend of a friend rule , whether in a social or business network.

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#1: Mistakes Companies Make on Twitter TIMELINES VELOCITY

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

on mistakes companies make when using Twitter for business. In one fell swoop Optus have alienated anyone they were friending on @Optus account with this spammy poorly-thought-through Cebit event based account. This is a series of posts (one a day so another one tomorrow!)

Doctor Love | Fast Company

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

And that should be a wake-up call for every company. What explains the need of our BlackBerry-bearing, Twitter-tweeting Facebook friends for constant connectivity? He started with a friends-and-family round of financing.

2010 78

Finding Experts in Your Company … Through Micro-Sharing

Elsua

I’m sure that every company out there has been trying, over and over again, to come up with successful solutions that would help tackle such problem over the course of decades.

Human Friendly Content Is The Most Influential Content You Can Create

Ken Carroll

Human-friendly content is the most influential content you can create. You know the mind-blowing thing about human-friendly content? In fact, human-friendly content is the most influential content you can create: It gets people to, actually, you know, do stuff.

2015 116

LinkedIn Edges Out Apple in Forbes Fastest Growing Tech Companies

Portals and KM

Apple came in second, which they noted was a significant feat for a company of its size. I would accept friends at first but not reach out.  Later they added features that made it easier to find real friends to connect to and I got more involved. According to the Forbes list of Fast Tech 25 : their annual list of growth kings, the current champion is LinkedIn. Its revenue rose 115% over the last 12 months and is accelerating.

Many Companies Hiring Social Media Director Without a Plan

Portals and KM

So many firms are turning to, in Felix’s words, “a swarm of self-proclaimed social media rainmakers has appeared at job interviews, aiming to parlay a high number of Facebook friends or Twitter followers into salaried positions with benefits.” Felix Gillette at Businessweek recently provided a comprehensive article on the social media director movement. Many firms are looking for them.

2010 146

Webtrends Moves Toward Greater Openness for Products and Company

Portals and KM

  We went over some of the major directions for the company.   They are culturally open as a company. This included how-to-dos for their products, bugs, fixes and other company information that had been behind a firewall and only previously accessible to customers. They are also sharing the lessons that they have learned inside their company. I have many friends who have also dropped cable and use their laptop for TV through services such as Hulu.

2010 116

Finding Experts in Your Company … While You Are on the Road!

Elsua

Check out the recent blog post that my good friend, Dennis McDonald put together on this very same subject and which I have referenced above already under Collaboration In Your Pocket Is Here!

Finding experts in your company.

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Blog Your path to success Finding experts in your company. I attended a KM conference recently where a speaker remarked on how difficult it was to find experts in his company. But the problem of finding experts in your company is real. gyehuda on Finding experts in your company.

Reading Joyce’s Dubliners With Imaginary Friends | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Share and Enjoy: 2 responses so far 2 Responses to “Reading Joyce’s Dubliners With Imaginary Friends&# # virginia Yonkers on 01 Feb 2010 at 8:46 am Believe me, you’re going to need all the help you can get in understanding Joyce!

infoarch: Companies as Communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

infoarch About my experiencesas an information architect Monday, September 21, 2009 Companies as Communities Professor Henry Mintzberg has an interesting article in the HBR of July-August 2009 titled: Rebuilding Companies as Communities. That book was a big eye-opener to me, introducing me to social worlds theory, companies staring as communities, communities that just exist (and cant be formed) in communities, etc. Start with the remnants of community in your company.

4 Meetings, 6 Planes, and lots of amazing friends | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

I’ll write about all these events, plus the added treat of going on vacation with our friends Bev, Jess and Rory and an added bonus of helping with a meeting in Ponta Delgaga on the island of Sao Miguel in the astonishingly beautiful Azores islands.

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With a 50 Friends Limit, Path Is the Opposite of Twitter

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Path Path calls itself “The Personal Network&# because it’s determined to go against the example set by Twitter Twitter ’s follower model; you are limited to just 50 friends on Path. With a 50 Friends Limit, Path Is the Opposite of Twitter [.]

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Why Companies shouldn’t build Online Communities. « The Complete Innovator

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Training and Services Why Companies shouldn’t build Online Communities. The word conjures up a nice warm vision of a collection of friends and associates sitting around a fireside or, for the more cynical among you, images of suburban old age homes in Florida and Arizona maybe.

My heart is with you, my American friends

Chris Corrigan

Although I have worked for years in the United States including in and around health issues, I have never fully understood the ways in which Americans pay for their health care, or why their insurance company-based system is so important to them. Good luck my American friends

2013 53

Technology Friend or Foe for Work/Life Balance?

Ant's Eyeview Blog

First is was my friend, it enabled me to read and reply the hundreds of emails I received every day. I like technology, not love, but like. I like technology because it has afforded me the flexability to work remotely. But at the same time technology can tie you to your work.

What can we do for our friends in Kenya? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Home About Full Circle Contact Resources Wiki Full Circus Full Circle Associates connections for a changing world, online and offline… Jan 04 2008 What can we do for our friends in Kenya? Share and Enjoy: 2 responses so far 2 Responses to “What can we do for our friends in Kenya?&# # Andrius Kulikauskas on 04 Jan 2008 at 8:23 pm Nancy, Thank you! If you are looking for information about me or my company, click on the "About Full Circle" tab at the top of the site.

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You Need To Know: Social Media and Retail

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Not perhaps a very important fact but it explains why I have a number of FNQ friends on Facebook. ” Within seconds she had another nine comments from other friends who had shared similar bad experiences: “Even the wine list was bad. I travel. A lot.

2012 205

Netflix’s Tricky Dance with Facebook

Alchemy of Change

The point of this post isn’t to speculate on the upcoming features of this integration, but to look at some of the implications for a company like Netflix building dependencies on Facebook’s “ social network utility.&#. It’s also what makes companies like Netflix want to partner with them. The company’s shift to digital distribution helps address this in two ways. Instant Movie Friends.

How to Find In-House Experts at Big Companies - WSJ.com

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

But most companies make it harder than it should be. Article Comments more in Business » Email Printer Friendly Share: facebook ↓ More StumbleUpon Digg Twitter Yahoo! MySpace Save This ↓ More Text By DORIT NEVO, IZAK BENBASAT And YAIR WAND Every big company has in-house experts. In what follows, we explain in more detail why social computing can help companies manage their in-house expertise more effectively.

The Power of Peer-to-Peer Networks | Fast Company

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

About Us Advertise Articles by Topic FAQ FC Expert Blogs Events Subscribe Manage Subscriptions Privacy Terms of Service Contact Us Multimedia About Company of Friends Copyright © 2009 Mansueto Ventures LLC. Fast Company, 7 World Trade Center, New York, NY 10007-2195. RSS Email: * Password: * Sign In Using Facebook Password?

Why Companies Should Have Online Communities at Fast Wonder Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Warning : join() [ function.join ]: Invalid arguments passed in /mnt/local/home/fastwonderblog/fastwonderblog.com/wp-content/themes/k2/app/includes/info.php on line 648 "> Skip to content Fast Wonder Blog: Consulting, Online Communities, and Social Media Consulting services for companies wanting to engage with online communities through social media.Focused on online communities, open technologies, open source, web 2.0, Having a community gives people a place to engage with your company.

2006 33

Peoplebrowsr: How to search Twitter bio profiles

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I mean, I’ve always wanted to find people in particular industries or at companies or whatevs, but maybe you don’t use Twitter that way? Technorati Tags: friend , peoplebrowsr , search bio , search profile , stranger , twellow , Twitter.

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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. Its your friends, your applications, your feeds, your notes, your wall, your profile that everyone else connects to. Companies often say, "you matter" but then only communicate in a "mass communication" or "form letters" that treats you like everyone else.

2007 28

Knowledge Jolt with Jack: Social networking at your company

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Social networking at your company George Siemens points to this Ross Dawson article on The state of social networking software for the enterprise. Yet social networking is not just about friends and personal networks. While it is possible to create a database of interests and skills, the nuances of what people are doing that is exciting and that others in the company might want to tap into are very difficult to record in a data structure, as George Siemens suggests.

2007 28

Party

Viv Mcwaters

We’d been out to dinner each night, and finally exhaustion (or if the truth be known, the introversion of a couple of us) kicked in and we simply wanted a night in, to chill out and relax in each other’s company. Creativity Friends General Improv

2010 151

Collaborative Thinking: Delver - Social Search As Another Relevancy Filter

Collaborative Thinking

We co-founded Delver because we recognized a strong need for people to find information created or referenced by their friends and friends-of-friends.

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Obliterate or strategically use business travel? | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Published by Nancy White at 11:22 am under Uncategorized , collaboration Fast Company has a provocative article out yesterday under their “Big Idea&# flag about “obliterating&# business travel. One of my friends says “training is for dogs, learning is for humans.&#

2008 130

Ken Carroll » Blog Archive » ChinesePod, the New York Times, and the future

Ken Carroll

Yesterday, my company, Praxis Language appeared alongside them, in the New York Times (the same story appeared in the International Herald Tribune today). I also refer you to this excellent overview of some interesting trends/developments by my friend, the excellent Dr Curt Bonk.

TalkBizNow - will it fly?

Nancy White

According to the FT, the company will be targetting the top 200 “super networkers&# from other sites who have more than 500 contacts and trying to entice them over. I don’t like the abbreviation, “biz&# and “TalkBizNow&# sounds very cold - something abstract like “Xing&# is more catchy and feels more user-friendly. I Read in the FT yesterday about this new British social networking site for the business community.

2008 100

Tom Vander Wall Nails My Sharepoint Experience | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

If you are interested in some on-the ground conversations about SharePoint, dig around the Ning site): SharePoint is not low-bandwidth friendly. My friend Jon Lebkowsky suggested that I blog my response.

Diva Marketing Blog - Marketing blogs and corporate social media strategies for innovative companies

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Blogger Stories Blogs: A Womans New Best Friend - p1 Blogs: A Womans New Best Friend - p2 Bloomberg Marketing Business-to-Business - Blogs: Beyond A Corporate Handshake By Toby Corner Grocery Store Relationships Corporate Blogging Guidelines Diva Marketing Talks - Radio Show Does Your Biz Blog Make The Grade? Blog Report Card Is your company ready to blog?

2007 28

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

July 31, 2007 Workarounds for Oligopoly I nthe last year, Canadas largest brewery, largest retailer, three of itslargest mining companies, one of its largest steel companies and two ofits largest forestry companies have been sold to foreigners. The naturalresource companies were sold at big premiums compared to prevailingstock price. The other companies, long-struggling, were sold for a song.

2007 35

Digital Identity Workbook for NPO/NGO Folks | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

If you are looking for information about me or my company, click on the "About Full Circle" tab at the top of the site.

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