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Liberate Your Company Through Employee Engagement


It’s a one way lane that has been imposed over us by the business world as perhaps the Holy Grail of social networking. How wrong!!

Should Companies Block Access to Digital Tools?


In “ Should Companies Allow Facebook at Work? ” he comes to talk about that number of companies out there who, still, in 2013!,

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Social Media for Training Departments in Companies

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Training for Corporates is changing… Corporate Education Event Online Communities social media social networks Australia corporate training Course Facebook online Training Twitter workshopI was invited to speak on social media in the Enterprise by Cadre eLearning to a group of corporate training people. Here are the slides for them.

Trust and Networks

Alchemy of Change

Trust makes networks work. When trust is high among members of a network, there’s a wonderful cohesiveness and capacity to get work done.

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Power Shift – People Running Companies by Apple?


The balance of power from companies running people to, hopefully, people running companies ” [Emphasis mine]. Really? Almost.

2012 46

Radical Connectedness and the Evolution of Business

Alchemy of Change

Think Legos, but with the various tasks and jobs companies do in order to create value. The Original Cellular Network.

2011 128

Collaborative Intelligence for companies - YoolinkPro

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Collaborative Intelligence for your company Home What is Yoolink Pro? Distribute, Save and Access information that matters for your company!

Social Networking and Going Back to Basics


That’s why I keep questioning the validity of social networking out there in the open if we cannot longer be at the center of the interactions.

2012 106

How to Escape Endless Networking Conversations

Partnering Resources

Another entry in our ongoing series on Networking Tips.~~. I know we’re both here to network, so why don’t we meet some other people?

2013 70

Visualize Your Own LinkedIn Network

Alchemy of Change

InMaps picked up on an interesting split in the environmental movement that showed up as two distinct clusters in my network. Tweet.

How Do I Make Sense of Social Networking Tools


Even if it were the last and only social networking tool out there I still wouldn’t come back to it. Slack does the trick. And very much so!

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New Website Traffic Case Study — Watch Company — Weeks 1-13

Online Social Networking

SEO - Posting search optimized web content six or more times per week on the company blogs. Weekly Website Traffic from All Sources.

High Performance Companies Collaborate | Podio Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Check out our latest release here [link] Follow us on Twitter High Performance Companies Collaborate 04.05.11 Podio is getting real (time).

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Social Network Identity: Anonymity, Pseudonymity and Accountability -Media140

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

One of the great mysteries of life is why Anon was such a genius in print and such an idiot online. A Rose Is A Rose… . And she rarely swears.

McKinsey spotlights The Networked Enterprise

The Bumble Bee

A new class of company is emerging--one that uses collaborative Web 2.0 We call this new kind of company The Networked Enterprise ".

2011 55

21st Century Organizations: Applying Network Science

21st Century Organization

The day of deep diving into evolving “big data” driven social network analytics exceeded expectations. Here’s what I took away. Jenny Ambrozek

Change Leadership Challenge 5: Use Networks for Change

Partnering Resources

Jeff successfully found the key to getting information in this organization: work through the network, not through the hierarchy. Unfortunately, too many organizations assume that formal communication processes work, when in reality people use networks to get information. Find Your Network Influencers. Image from

2014 52

Three Ways Human Networks Can Help Drive Change

Partnering Resources

The technology vice president of a local financial services company was frustrated. This resource is the informal human network.

2014 49

Twitter's Golden Egg

Alchemy of Change

This group of users is the goose that laid Twitter’s golden egg – it’s real time information network. In fact, it is.

Design Considerations For Enterprise Social Networks

Collaborative Thinking

While enterprise social networking has been covered extensively in the media and by IT analyst firms, one of the least discussed aspects of the topic has been the issue of design and the potential impact of design on employee adoption of such tools and applications. Enterprise social networking includes a range of architectural issues (e.g.,

Knowledge is the network

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Second, the network has evolved a culture in which there’s nothing wrong with not knowing. Now knowledge is the network. &nbsp.

2011 36

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.

2011 84

The three biggest networking mistakes of advocacy groups

Net-Map Toolbox

Develop homogeneous networks : They just hang out with their own kind of people. Let’s say your a health advocacy group.

2013 53

Broaden Your Network – Fog Creek’s Approach

Michael Sampson - Currents

CoffeeTime is an app, created in less than a day by Daniel, one of our developers. Or maybe you just end up making a new friend!

2015 42

Three Networking Types: People You’ll Meet while Searching For Your Next Job

Partnering Resources

At Partnering Resources, we prefer to talk about networking as an ongoing activity, not just as something people do when they need a new job.

2013 50

What’s Really So Cool About the “Color” Network?

Alchemy of Change

Color pulls together transient networks of people based on their physical proximity to you. First, it’s a pretty cool idea. Tweet.

2011 39

Stacking the Deck: Using Organizational Networks in Talent Management

Partnering Resources

And companies regularly fail to recognize the value of individuals or roles until they’re gone. Human Resources Networks and Networking Talent

2012 38

Large Companies in the UK are Permitting Less Travel - Collaboration Technology Steps into the Breach

Michael Sampson - Currents

The World Wide Fund in the UK surveyed 158 large companies in the UK about what's happening with business travel. of those companies that have reduced flights, 85 percent "do not intend to return to 'business as usual' levels of flying." The research found that: ". The survey was conducted by Critical Research, a market research firm.

Snippets - What can your company learn from the Communal Motorcycle Workshop?

John Tropea - Delicious Community

What can your company learn from the Communal Motorcycle Workshop? But the same can be said for the company you work for. These physical communal places are more like a social network…where communities may form within. This is exactly what a company is; work gets done by the informal networks and groups that emerge.

2013 11

Klout, Influence, and the Future of Business

Alchemy of Change

Klout helps companies better understand the influence of employees and customers, and this opens the firm more fully to the outside world.

2012 142

Networking Reconsidered

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Social networking is becoming more important, both at the individual and institutional level. It conjures up images of classical networking and schmoozing, driven by individuals intent upon prying business cards out of others and relentlessly expanding their contact lists, manipulatively using their contacts to advance their own interests.

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Introducing Network Thinking: A Mobile Approach to Customer Communities

Online Community Strategy

We know companies that invest in creating networks of relationships perform better than those that don’t. I see 5 reasons: 1.

2016 32

Telstra NBN – Goodbye copper networks

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Telstra has done a deal with National Broadband Network Co (or a heads of agreement which is not quite the same thing). Waymouth Street I think.

Mac 21

Develop Your Networked Business Pilot in Less Than an Hour: Worksheet

Online Community Strategy

Tagged: crowdsourcing , Network Thinking , Online Community , social business , social media. using time as a constraint and forcing function.

2016 28

BroadVision’s Clearvale Offers Integrated Enterprise Social Networking Platform

Portals and KM

Many organizations are implementing both external facing social networking programs, as well as enterprise social networking tools.

Networks Eat Strategy for Breakfast.Everyday - Keyhubs

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Networks Eat Strategy for. Networks Eat Strategy for Breakfast…Everyday December 23, 2011. JavaScript is disabled in your browser!

2012 24

Highlights of The Build Network Conference in Boston

Partnering Resources

In June, eighty leaders of mid-sized companies convened at the Build Network conference in Cambridge, MA. Graphic: dpict info. Adapt.

2013 42

Convofy Provides Comprehensive Collaboration with Enterprise Social Networking

Portals and KM

It is built on the Adobe platform and integrates two distinct realms: person and group-centered social networks and collaboration on digital content.

2011 39

Google+ Hints at a Social Media Marketing Revolution

Alchemy of Change

In other words, as a company, brand, or product, I can only circle people on Google+ with their permission, which they give by circling me first. .

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Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Social network sites: Definition, history, and scholarship. link] Social Network Sites: Definition, History, and Scholarship danah m.

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