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 Like any other standard social bookmarking site.

Prescient Releases the Social Intranet Study

Portals and KM

Prescient Digital Media will be officially releasing their report on the Social Intranet Study at the Intranet Global Forum conference in NYC, Nov 9-10. The study examines social media use on corporate intranets, and the magnitude, use and popularity of social media by employees and executives. The findings indicate that there is rapid adoption of social media on the corporate intranet in the past year.

2009 Intranet Innovation Awards Now Live!

Elsua

A couple of days back my good friend Alex Manchester blogged about something that I think would be really exciting for folks out there working in a corporate environment and enjoying the many advantages of having a state of the art and innovative Intranet.

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Enterprise 2.0 Report: Intranet Collaboration Features and Social Networking

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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 Case Studies Findings Its Not Just About Tools, But Tools Do Matter Gently Guiding Users, Integrating Social Features Content-is-King 2.0

My Fast Forward Posts for October 2009

Portals and KM

Implementing Social Bookmarking at Océ. Barriers to Intranet Use from Forrester. Forrester Includes Social Computing in Top 15 Technology Trends Enterprise Architects Should Watch. Is Social Media the New Cigarette? Here is the monthly listing of my Fast Forward blog posts. I find it helps me with an archive and hopefully is also useful to you. There is a separate category for these summaries in my right side column on this blog. There will be more in November.

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Google Plus – One Social Networking Tool to Rule Them All

Elsua

Like I have mentioned yesterday, it’s been a few days already since I jumped the shark and joined the bunch of early adopters who have been hammering down, and taking for a spin, the latest iteration of Google to get social with Google Plus , right after Google Wave and Google Buzz.

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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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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. One of the biggest problem on today's websites and intranets is findability. 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. Personal InfoClouds addresse the intranet.

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The Sharepoint Sessions – Part One – Dispatches from the Front Lines

Green Chameleon

Sadie found the frequent starting points for clients were team collaboration and intranet management. Some clients use blogs, wikis and social bookmarking because they are baked in but these tools are not a starting point. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

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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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Collaborative Intelligence for companies - YoolinkPro

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Mixing up both social network and social bookmarking features, YoolinkPro allows users to select or share information with their colleagues in one click. Intranet. Request a contact. Please fill in this short form. We will contact you asap.

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Social Learning at TELUS by Dan Pontefract

Elsua

On a rather regular basis one keeps bumping into not only some rather interesting and engaging dialogue amongst your social network(s), but also precious little gems that are worth while sharing across beyond G+.

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News Updates (October 19, 2009)

Michael Sampson - Currents

Collaboration and the Intranet. A few analysts argue that the intranet is the natural home for collaboration tools. Intranet managers should not only incorporate UC tools -- video, wikis, blogs, micro-blogs, social networking, social bookmarking, document sharing -- into their intranets, they should also discourage practices that "undermine" the intranet, according to Toby Ward, CEO of Prescient Digital Media, a Toronto-based intranet consultancy.

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Organisation 2.0

Joitske Hulsebosch

Their own traditional static intranet has been overtaken by web2.0 tools with built in interfaces using social bookmarking site delicious , voting news site digg and photo sharing site flickr. Intranet. I'm preparing myself for a meeting with Agri-profocus.

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

Portals and KM

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. Beehive was launched in 2007 by IBM Research as “an internal social network site for IBM employees designed to blur the boundaries of work and home, professional and personal, and business and fun.” I recently wrote about More IBM Research on Enterprise 2.0 – Activities and Other Tools.

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Masterclass: The cultures of collaboration - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Network The organisation actively supports the use of network collaboration technologies such as social bookmarking, blogs, wikis, tagging and RSS. More than one third of the members of the organisation are bookmarking and tagging web pages.

The Sharepoint Sessions – Part Four – Upcoming Sharepoint Investment Areas

Green Chameleon

The Microsoft Search Server 2008 will be better suited for intranet searching with new federation capabilities and no preset document limits. Social networking and social software are on the rise and success here is about building trust. Social networking is an important first step for collaboration and finding documents. Social networking will get more emphasis as mentioned above.

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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). Social Feedback: Social tags, notes and ratings. Note: still need permission controls around sources being tagged/bookmarked as well as tags/bookmarks - not sure enough security was discussed and therefore not sure if it is in there. social feedback database.

Ten Reasons Why "Enterprise RSS" Has Failed To Become Mainstream

Collaborative Thinking

Here's a list of reasons I've come up with that categorize what I hear from enterprise clients in this area: A lot of intranets are "content poor" (why subscribe if there's nothing of interest). Intranet web site owners have not made their sites "RSS friendly". That said, I have always felt that feed syndication platforms constitute the backbone for social software/Enterprise 2.0

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Dion Hinchcliffe Enterprise 2.0 Conference Workshop – Part Two

Portals and KM

platforms; wikis, blogs, microblogging, mashups, online communities, social bookmarking, social networking and them went over the vendor space with examples of each category. It can also be adapted to implement many of the social emergent tools but usually requires some work. Serena software uses Facebook (see my post - Serena has Adopted Facebook as their Intranet ). Dion went on to discuss the need to aggregate social data and not have silos.

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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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Masterclass: The cultures of collaboration - Inside Knowledge

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Network The organisation actively supports the use of network collaboration technologies such as social bookmarking, blogs, wikis, tagging and RSS. More than one third of the members of the organisation are bookmarking and tagging web pages.

Enterprise RSS - RRW Readers Speak Out

Collaborative Thinking

In two of our projects with large law firms we included an RSS feedreader in the social software mix (among wiki, blogs, social bookmarking). Nevertheless, RSS does play a vital role in the ' Social Stack 'enabling a free flow of information. Once CRM, DMS, Intranet and other proprietary system vendors thoroughly implement RSS functionality, it will get a big push. A lot of great comments over at the main article: R.I.P Enterprise RSS.

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Blogging for knowledge workers: personal networking

Mathemagenic

These days, people almost count on social effects of blogging, however it is not always obvious how exactly blogging helps to build reputation and relationships and what is required to make it work that way. Since it’s easy to read weblogs without making yourself visible, contact that might follow are often asymmetrical: bloggers have to figure out how to deal with socially awkward situations talking to strangers who know them pretty well.

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 YoolinkPro is used here as a stand alone Intranet 2.0

Fast Forward Summit Notes – Andrew McAfee

Green Chameleon

This is like the early days of intranets, except the tools are more powerful and the stakes are higher.). Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages Andrew McAfee spoke today at the Fast Forward Summit in Boston on the topic, A World of Change. Here are my notes with some side comments in (parens). I found out that he was the first blogger at Harvard Business School and that now there are two.

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IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English " Connected

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

I am now the Social Enterprise Evangelist at Jive Software. In my opinion, IBM Lotus Connections is primarily social networking software, not collaboration software. The social task management bit, however, is all about collaboration.

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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.

Portals and KM: eProject – Enterprise 2.0 Collaborative Business Applications

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The Business of Knowing The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog The Content Economy The Future of Communities Blog The Network Thinker The Obvious The Office Weblog The Parallaxview The Shed 2.0 Portals and KM This blog shares ideas and hopes to generate discussion on enterprise 2.0,

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Enterprise social networking has landed in BT « Inside out

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

to ensure the page fully reflects all your social activity. 22 Responses to “Enterprise social networking has landed in BT&# Feed for this Entry Trackback Address 1 Sid June 17, 2008 at 11:30 am I’m loving your “My Personal FAQ&#. New BT Intranet homepage.

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FUMSI - Finding Expertise Inside the Organisation

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

The expertise directory is often the first thing created for new intranets, portals and knowledge management systems beyond the staff directory. Put a message on the intranet or use a private Twitter-like microblogging tool such as Yammer or Present.ly

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

How to Save the World

aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization. Intranets. social networking tools, social media and social software. What's Wrong with Corporate Websites, Intranets and Groupware? The situation with Intranets is no better.

How to Save the World

How to Save the World

aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization BLOG A Practical Guide toImplementing Web 2.0 (aka social networking tools, social media and social software. I.Whats Wrong with Corporate Websites, Intranets and Groupware? The situation with Intranets is no better.

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What's New in Tomoye Communities 3.0

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Web Content Social Media Mobile Front Page All Topics CMS Lists Web CMS List Ent. Tools Better Web Content Social Media Trends Web Development Tips The Mobile Web ( see all topics ) Stay Informed Add Our RSS Feed Follow Us On Twitter Get Email Updates Get email updates: Whats New in Tomoye Communities 3.0 Social networking: Profile similar to a news feed, including feeds for personal, network, community and cross-community.

Portals and KM: illumio – a Smart Content Filter that also offers Enhanced Collaboration and Content Sharing

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Business of Knowing The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog The Content Economy The Future of Communities Blog The Network Thinker The Obvious The Office Weblog The Parallaxview The Shed 2.0 Portals and KM This blog shares ideas and hopes to generate discussion on enterprise 2.0,

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Tiring of collaboration - the word at Sims Learning Connections

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Sims Learning Connections Living at the intersection of People, Technology, and Content — with a passion for Knowledge and Learning Blog About IA Inspiration PLE Open Content CoP BA « Wish-list: aggregate outbound social media experience What’s emerging? In this regard the use of blogs, Twitter, social bookmarking, RSS, and email are rarely truly collaborative.

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The AppGap » » Socialcast Brings Twitter Style Functionality into the Enterprise: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Then he got involved in developing a social networking system for several colleges at the same time that Facebook was starting to take off. Inspired by that effort, he started Socialcast in 2005 as a firm that provided social networking platforms for companies to connect with their customers.

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How to Save the World

How to Save the World

aka Social Networking Tools) in Your Organization BLOG A Practical Guide toImplementing Web 2.0 (aka social networking tools, social media and social software. I.Whats Wrong with Corporate Websites, Intranets and Groupware? The situation with Intranets is no better.

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Endless Knots: "Getting to We"

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Endless Knots Recent Posts Local boy makes good.pickles and makes the NY Times "No texting at the taaaa-ble" or at Selectmen meetings Oldie but goodie: "CompuServes Intranet Forum" Boosting Productivity through Virtual Collaboration - webcast Light on Lumière Will someone please make me a sandwich.board?

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IBM SJ 46-4 | A model for CIO-led innovation

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

We put in place a program called the Technology Adoption Program (TAP), which through a single Intranet site provides hosting services, support for current and future offerings, and support for community interactions. In the following section we discuss four case studies: a social bookmarking service, a tool for managing remote meetings, an enterprise directory application, and an advanced instant messaging (IM) application.

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Connected - IBM Lotus Connections, in plain English

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

I am now the Social Enterprise Evangelist at Jive Software. In my opinion, IBM Lotus Connections is primarily social networking software, not collaboration software. The social task management bit, however, is all about collaboration.

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Endless Knots: Teams of practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

Endless Knots Recent Posts Oldie but goodie: "CompuServes Intranet Forum" Boosting Productivity through Virtual Collaboration - webcast Light on Lumière Will someone please make me a sandwich.board? But their secondary purpose is learning, with perhaps a triple MOE, growth of team capability, development of individual expertise through social learning, and support of organizational learning through team problem solving, peer assists and best practice.

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