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

Elsua

Indeed, social bookmarking / tagging! Not sure what you would think, but I strongly believe that social bookmarking and social tagging are still an important and rather critical part of a successful Enterprise 2.0 Well, my own company.

YouTube - Social Bookmarking in Plain English

Delicious/tag/cp2tech02

Home Videos Shows Channels Community Upload Upload Video File Record from Webcam Watch this video in a new window Social Bookmarking in Plain English Advertisement Subscribe Unsubscribe leelefever August 07, 2007 ( more info ) ( less info ) Want to Subscribe? A short explanation of the features and benefits of Social Bookmarking sites like Delicious.com.This video comes in an unbranded "presentation quality" version that can be licensed for use in the.

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! We develop simple tools for companies who agree with us. Request a contact. Please fill in this short form. We will contact you asap.

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The Family our most reliable employment agency, banker, insurance company and pension fund

Green Chameleon

The premise being that it is our social networks that have the best chance of sustaining us and that social software in the end will have a huge role to play. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

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

John Tropea - Delicious Community

I get asked by a lot of folks to provide recommendations for products, often there’s too many companies to keep analyze, so I make these lists and refer folks to them. These tools may have social networking features, that’s optional, but should certainly scale to it.

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Do Companies Need Social Media Managers? " I'm Not Actually a Geek

John Tropea - Delicious Community

I’m Not Actually a Geek May 11, 2008 Do Companies Need Social Media Managers? Filed under: mba — Tags: enterprise 2.0 , social media , web 2.0 — Hutch Carpenter @ 9:38 pm There are few institutions in the modern world that are not being transformed today by social media. Shel Israel, Global Neighborhoods, 5 New Social Media Turn-ons for me. For many people, social media requires a slow romance before they become wed to it.

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The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Economic Downturn: Putting a Dollar Figure on the Value of Enterprise 2.0 for Companies

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. for Companies The times they are a-changin. Employees are concerned about their jobs, companies are preparing for negative growth.

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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

Avoid Profile Potpourri

Collaborative Thinking

While initially identified as a social bookmark system for the enterprise (an "internal delicious"), the company has done a credible job of expanding the conversation beyond a tooling discussion. The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Putting the Social into Microsoft Outlook.

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In which ways do you use social media for your own learning?

Joitske Hulsebosch

I met Niel van Meeuwen some time ago when we talked about using social media in learning trajectories. Question Niel put on Twitter is: in which way do you use social media in your own learning or the learning of others?

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2010 Update on IBM Social Software Efforts: Part Two

Portals and KM

This is the second in a series on an IBM social media press event I attended last week following part one posted yesterday. Jeff Schick, VP social software, mentioned that IBM Research has done a study on the implications of using social and infusing collaboration into commerce experience.

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Microenterprises and the Enterprise 2.0 Trajectory

Evolving Web

He explains: Enterprise social software isn't one application. It's a range of collaborative modes that includes blogs, wikis, micromessaging, personal dashboards, collaborative spreadsheeting, and social bookmarking. Focused Social Media " E20 "enterprise 2.0

5 Web Strategies that Paid Off in 2011

Online Social Networking

In November 2010, I seized an opportunity that came up to join a major luxury goods company and test my strategies and techniques in a competitive real-world environment. I credit just five very simple ideas with our success: Building a core group of websites around which the company’s entire web presence was built. Fully aligning web content with the company’s mission and message.

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Gevril Group Launches Ambitious Social Media and Web Marketing Initiative

Online Social Networking

Mastering social media one bite at a time the past few years was an effective strategy for me, as the needs of my small number of clients were modest enough. A one-bite-at-a-time social media marketing approach for Gevril would be way too laid-back and totally unrealistic.

Enterprise 2.0 for Good Times, Enterprise 2.0 for Bad Times (And Everywhere in Between)

Green Chameleon

For one, companies looking to trim expenditures will find Enterprise 2.0-style tools to be compelling solutions. “Organizations that are looking to move into new technologies, normally a project that would be put on hold when budgets are tight, can still do small implementations with SAAS, including blogs, wikis and social-networking tools to lower costs.&#. Companies recognize that the growing capabilities now offered by Enterprise 2.0

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ZAAZ Hiring Community Managers

Web Social Architecture

Above all else, we need brand-savvy, social media literate, agency-experienced doers. Enact brand campaigns in social media. Promote content across social bookmarking and collaborative filtration engines. Experience interacting with customers through social media on behalf of brands. Broad and deep familiarity with social software and online community tools, including forums, discussion, blogs, ratings & reviews, IM, etc.

KM World and Enterprise Search Summit 2010 Notes: Designing Social Search in the Enterprise

Portals and KM

I attended the workshop, Designing Social Search in the Enterprise. Even as large companies have scaled up their investment in search and intranet development, one key ingredient is missing: the people. People are social, and people leverage social strategies to find information all the time-at work, with colleagues-to solve real problems. How do we add this social element into enterprise search systems? He now went through several types of social search.

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Melb Syd: social media marketing workshop

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

This is a hands-on computer based social media course that takes you step by step through how to set up, monitor and measure a social media marketing campaign. One of the Laurel’s popular classes for computer based social media marketing campaign. Workshop Description.

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IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson

Elsua

how eventually change took place for the better, how content is no longer king explaining what some of its main challenges are at the moment and how building trust worthy, lasting connections, personal business relationships is the way to go, specially since your people are your company.

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Increasing Number of Brands on Twitter

Green Chameleon

She mentions a site, Social Brand Index. Let me know your experiences with your personal twitter feeds and any company twitter feeds. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages I asked several of the startups I interviewed for AppGap if they have a twitter feed and a number of said yes. They see it as an alternative channel to reach their clients and not a replacement.

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Social Business Begins by Unleashing Your Business Talent

Elsua

Over the last couple of days, two rather interesting, and noteworthy, articles over at Technology Review , written rather nicely by Erica Naone , have been making the rounds out there on Social Web around Enterprise 2.0 An employee reconceived the service, adding better social features.

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Enterprise 2.0 Vendors need to get more serious about mobile

Green Chameleon

There are widget frameworks, platforms, realtime collaboration, blogging tools, social networks and more. Content Management companies and philosophies do not typically transfer well to mobile. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages Unlike just a few years ago, there are no shortage of Web 2.0 applications for the Enterprise.

Introducting social media in organisations to improve the learning function is more difficult than you may think.

Joitske Hulsebosch

For some time now, I have an evaluation report of an organization that has experience with the introduction of social media (like wikis and blog) in the organization since 2009. The aim of the project was that increased use of social media within the organization would support the development of a global network: information would be better available in one central place (through wikis) and transparency about what is going on within the organisation would be enhanced.

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An Enterprise Social Media Platform Feature List

Web Social Architecture

We did an internal exercise recently that produced a list of the advanced features we think are crucial for a successful enterprise social media platform. User data can provide the connective link among multiple social networking implementations (personal, business group). A centralized social networking platform is primed to leverage this functionality. Video, audio, and photo streams A significant part of the communication among social networks will be in multimedia forms.

ZAAZ Hiring Community Managers

Web Social Architecture

Above all else, we need brand-savvy, social media literate, agency-experienced doers. Enact brand campaigns in social media. Promote content across social bookmarking and collaborative filtration engines. Experience interacting with customers through social media on behalf of brands. Broad and deep familiarity with social software and online community tools, including forums, discussion, blogs, ratings & reviews, IM, etc.

Collaborative Thinking: Augmenting Search Via Tags & Bookmarks

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Microsoft UC (OCS) Presentations and Demos | Main | Videos from ODC 2008 » February 22, 2008 Augmenting Search Via Tags & Bookmarks Worth reading (via ReadWriteWeb ): This leads to the big question: what will be the next big thing that substantially improves search quality? Meanwhile, social bookmarking sites like del.icio.us Can Social Bookmarking Improve Web Search?

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Being Human – What Are You Afraid Of?

Elsua

Under the title Being Human he shared a few insights around the abstract that he submitted for the wonderful Social Business Edge conference event that will be taking place in New York in a couple of weeks and where he will be one of the many talented speakers.

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Blog>> Knowledge Management Explained in Five Disciplines

Green Chameleon

social bookmarking tools that classify websites and allow other users to share them. Again, we need to engage people in conversations; typical platforms are communities of practice, forums, and social networking tools. Examples: social networking platforms allow to publish a personal profile, exchange thoughts, and keep in touch with colleagues and friends. We welcome Tim Wieringa as a guest blogger to Green Chameleon.

Fascinating Social Media and SEO Case Study

Online Social Networking

Importantly, however, the fair is just one of many web-based strategies and techniques I’m using to build the company’s brand. My strategies include search engine optimization , social bookmarking , business networking and email campaigns , as well.

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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Going Beyond Social Media

Online Social Networking

I would love to spend my entire workday blogging , social bookmarking and business networking. However, long ago I discovered that combining these activities with other outreach is both more efficient and more far reaching than relying on social media alone to build a web presence.

The Sharepoint Sessions – Part Three – Sharepoint Best Practices Conference

Green Chameleon

Companies are finding that the My Sites profile pages are starting to be used creatively. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages This is part three of my four part notes from a local event sponsored by Knowledge Management Associates , “Real World Sharepoint Experiences.” Tim Farrell and Marcel Meth gave a recap of the recent Sharepoint best practices conference.

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In uncertain times, Enterprise 2.0 takes the stage

Green Chameleon

Complexity reduction, efficiency increases and fast response times have been the cornerstone of many Enterprise Social Software pitches in the last 5 years. Companies such as SAP, headquartered in Waldorf Germany, have recently issued earnings warnings , which illustrate how dramatically enterprise application spending has dipped in just a few weeks. “The promise of bringing social tools into organizations has never been about complicating worker productivity.

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Masterclass: The cultures of collaboration - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The GM insisted that company employees be proactive and engage with their customers to tackle the issue. Network The organisation actively supports the use of network collaboration technologies such as social bookmarking, blogs, wikis, tagging and RSS.

Socialprise: The Organizational Design Revolution

Green Chameleon

Via social media and social networking, the stars and the moon aligned and the Age of Aquarius came into view. It occurred to me today that Jeffrey has quietly been engaged in the larger social 'conversation' for a long time — albeit in more traditional form of a newsletter, with a personal message from Jeffrey in each issue. If we come out with a marketing claim, are people in the company comfortable challenging that claim?

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From Office Space to the Social Office

Elsua

Sometimes you come across one of those videos that makes your fingers tingle quite a bit and you just cannot help but sharing it across through multiple venues (blog posts, tweets, social bookmarks, word of mouth, etc.etc.).

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2009 Intranet Innovation Awards Now Live!

Elsua

More than anything else to give you an idea of what to expect (Something really cool to say the least!): " The Intranet Innovation Awards are open to any professional or team that works directly on a company intranet site, whether a global corporation or small business.

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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.

Part 2 - Relationships and Identity: Two Sides of the Social Networking Coin

Collaborative Thinking

The following archetypes help illustrate dynamics involving identity within social structures. Mary is an opinionated call center agent for a large insurance company. With several years experience across call centers in different companies (spanning health care, traditional insurance, as well as annuity and pensions), she has a very low call-to-escalation ratio and receives high marks from post-call surveys. Mary takes on a social role (i.e., Part 1 is here.

More on Web 2.0 is Not Enterprise 2.0

Green Chameleon

Some applications like blogs and wiki’s already have collaboration built in, however most do not, so we need to analyze were collaboration and social computing could be beneficial to the solution that we are trying to solve.”. you are accountable to the group success of your team, your company. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages We have been discussing web 2.0 versus enterprise 2.0

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

Green Chameleon

It shows that social media initiatives are on are increasing and continue to evolve. Highlights include: Employers are starting to allow social media participation more freely in their organizations: The number of organizations that allow social networking for business purposes has increased dramatically to 69 percent in 2008 up from 37 percent last year. I think it is fine to do this for business social networking. Social media partially addresses this issue.

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MySite - Social Architecture Planning

Collaborative Thinking

Social feedback. Architecture: two databases: social data (note feedback, social bookmarks, social tagging) profile database (profile properties, membership colleagues etc). Activity Event: "Mike has scheduled a meeting with Company ABC on DD, MM, YY" is displayed. Social Feedback: Social tags, notes and ratings. Social Feedback table has 3 tables with foreign keys into Profile and EMM (Enterprise Metadata). social feedback database.

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

Elsua

is to reach further and beyond the corporate firewall and go where your customers are, and not necessarily on social tools like Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn, amongst several others. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Computing

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