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


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.

10 Easy Ways to Improve Your Blog or Website

Online Social Networking

Optimize for Human Eyeballs - A site’s title tells search engines and their users what the site is about. The title is the bold headline in search engine results. Using keywords in your site’s title can help you rank higher for those keywords. Recently, I changed the title of my blog hoping to rank higher on more keywords, and my traffic fell. The new title was unfortunately less relevant and less appealing to my potential readers.

"Let's take that online" -- Boston KM Forum

Endless Knots

Lovely day spent with the Boston KM Forum's "Leveraging Virtual Teams & Social Tools for Business Advantage: Blogs, Wikis, Twitter, et al. Next up, Suzanne Minassian who took us inside IBM's social media developments.

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


It was one of those great presentations that makes you think about the daily challenges we all face when confronting work and our own productivity and how by shifting gears and opening up to social tools, we may find plenty of solutions to the problems we face today.

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The Humanity of the Web: Reflections of a Social Computing Evangelist


The title of the article / book chapter is “ The Humanity of the Web: Reflections of a Social Computing Evangelist ” and you would be able to find it as well over here. And so I became a Social Computing Evangelist. The Web is a wonderful thing, especially the Social Web.

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Personal Knowledge Management by Harold Jarche (BlueIQ Ambassadors)


It’s one of those fascinating fields that has permeated successfully throughout time from traditional KM and into the world of Social Networking reaching a new level of awareness that surely makes it all worth while diving into, if you haven’t done so just yet.

Killing Email: How and Why I Ditched My Inbox by Zen Habits


Yes, that’s right, under the title " Killing Email: How and Why I Ditched My Inbox " he gets to describe a common problem most of us can surely relate to (Well, in my case, lucky enough, after 18 months, not anymore! ): how to keep up with email while keeping our sanity.

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Teachers & Web 3.0 – A Beginner´s Guide to Webs 1,2,3, x

e-Moderation Station

Line: 7 Message: Too many connections++%28via+%40theconsultantse%29&source=shareaholic" rel="nofollow" class="external" title="Tweet This!">Tweet the social web). Ditch your browser-based favourites/bookmarks, and start using social bookmarking tools such as Delicious or Diigo.

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Your Knowledge of Enterprise 2.0, Knowledge Management, Work Design In Action …

Green Chameleon

the working title is " The Emerging Enterprise 2.0 ’s present and (possible) future titled Retrospective on KM and the Impact of Web 2.0. . Collaboration is not social networking; 2.0

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Being Human – What Are You Afraid Of?


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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The Firefox Story from Mitchell Baker- Engagement and Participation

Green Chameleon

McKinsey published an interview with Mozilla’s Mitchell Baker , titled Succeeding at open-source innovation. Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages Like many people, I use Firefox (I also use Apple's Safari) so I was especially interested. The noted that Mozilla, "relies extensively on people outside her companyâ€"not just for creative ideas, but also to develop products and make decisions.

Why WordPress? Plus List of My Top Dozen WordPress Plugins

Online Social Networking

In Website vs. Web Presence , I emphasize the role of social media in web marketing. Easy Icon - Helps set and determine the blog’s icon so the visitor can see the logo on browser title bar. I’m especially interested in hearing from other social marketers.

Will Tools Like Twitter Change the Ways We Work With Flows of Information and Knowledge ?

Green Chameleon

The KMWorld 2008 conference was interesting (FAST had an exhibitor’s booth) and the contrast with last year in terms of the tangible interest in and take-up of social computing tools was evident. It works … for example, late last night I twittered a response to one of Jeremiah Owyang’s tweets pointing to his recent blog post about " What’s After The Social Web? ", Here’s Stuart’s post: Social Media or KM / KM or Social Media.

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Is everything miscellaneous?

Joitske Hulsebosch

When I made a picture of my professional books for my Dutch website I realized that all the social media expertise I gained was through experiencing it (online hours) and reading online resources, but not books. The miscellaneous in the title is an analogy to the disorder in one drawer of your cupboard. for social bookmarking online) hence endangers some of the well-established institutions who gain their authority on their grip on the knowledge. versus social media.

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If the US State Department Can Use Wikis and Blogs Effectively, So Can Your Organization ?

Green Chameleon

There continues to be much debate about whether and how to use social tools and social computing in organizations, and the effectiveness of open cultures and co-creation in order to foster innovation, flexibility, resiliency and responsiveness (see, for example, Bill Ives’ recent post titled The Next Step In Open Innovation From McKinsey ). Share and Enjoy: These icons link to social bookmarking sites where readers can share and discover new web pages

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Presence Is Too Important To Leave To UC Vendors

Collaborative Thinking

The title of this post might seem to be self-contradictory. While presence will remain a core element within platforms for unified communications, the social dynamics around presence require all of us to look beyond how presence is defined, packaged and delivered by UC vendors (e.g.,

Enterprise 2.0 … More Hierarchy or Less Hierarchy ?

Green Chameleon

Euan Semple is well known for helping to create, grow and sustain the effective use of social software tools in a complex knowledge-intensive environment (the UK’s BBC). Here’s an excerpt from an anecdote he published last year titled " Don’t Just Do Something, Stand There " "I could never trust my staff to use these sorts of tools", he said, "they would end up wasting all of their time" [Snip.].

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Enterprise 2.0 for an Enterprise of One – Part Two - Content Monitoring

Portals and KM

Here is my review on the AppGap - Techrigy Provides Comprehensive Social Media Monitoring. is a German social search tool that does a nice breakdown of sources (e.g. Nathan Gilliatt also offers useful summary post, Monitoring Social Media Before You Have a Budget , that provides additional resources for those of us on limited budgets. It provides creative ideas around marketing and often goes into social media.

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A World Without Email – Year 2, Weeks 34 to 36 (On Meaningfully Managing Streams of Content)


It is titled " Sometimes I Feel Like a Bitch " and you will be able to read it through if you click on this link. She comes up with a good number of very valid reasons as to why most of the social software tools available out there don’t work out for her rather well. She talks about information overload emerging from these social tools, a term that I’m sure we are all familiar with, and, perhaps, get to suffer from on a regular basis.

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Fast Forward Summit Notes – Andrew McAfee

Green Chameleon

First, he discussed his course - the informal title is "what every general manager needs to know about IT” - he finds that his students do not want to be CIOs although many have IT background but they do not want to go back there. (I 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.

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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.

Children, not chimps, prefer collaboration: Humans like to work together in solving tasks -- chimps don't

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

"Especially interesting would be other cooperative-breeding primates, or our other close relatives, the bonobos, who have both previously been argued to closely match some of the human pro-social motivations," says Yvonne Rekers of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology and first author of the study. Recommend this story on Facebook , Twitter , and Google +1 : Other bookmarking and sharing tools: |. Social Networks. Social Psychology.

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The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Three Ways to Double the Value of Your Social Software

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. So how exactly does one “double the value” of social software? Prognostications for 2009 by Industry Leaders Connectbeam as Social CRM?

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What Enterprise Social Networks Do Well: Produce Higher Quality Ideas " I'm Not Actually a Geek

John Tropea - Delicious Network

Where brokerage is social capital, there should be evidence of brokerage associated with good ideas, and vice versa. The sociogram below depicts a typical social network structure: There are essentially three nodes in this social network: A, B, C (+D).

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The Connectbeam Social Computing Blog: Forrester Reports that Corporate Social Networks will Augment Strategic HR Strategies

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. The report begins with a section titled, “professional networks are the backbone of business.” and social networking.

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John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

These tools include chat, the creation of media albums, forums, groups, polls, ecards, bookmarks and top users. 3 Social Networks Are All About | Marketing Pilgrim Says: May 8th, 2007 at 5:53 am [.] Fabbriche di social networks Says: May 8th, 2007 at 6:43 am [.]

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

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

The team put together a white paper, titled the 2010 CIO Outlook , which has helped both innovators and CIO technical leaders understand how to use the new innovation model to achieve business goals without large investments. 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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Anecdote - Whitepapers - Building a collaborative workplace

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

This form of collaboration is driven by the advent of social media (tools that help us connect and interact online), ubiquitous internet connectivity and the ability to connect with diverse individuals across distance and time. An example of network collaboration might be members of the team in the first example above bookmarking websites as they find them, using a shared or ‘social bookmarking’ tool. What we do. Keynote Speaking. About Us.

Endless Knots: Teams of practice

John Tropea - Delicious Community

So it was that the Army held its 3rd Annual Knowledge Management Conference last week, where we, along with Dr. Dixon and others, gave talks, ours titled The Transformational Power of Networks, Teamnets and Virtual Teams. Thus, we invite a new customer to the collaboration bar: Teams of Practice, the title of this post. In the long run, the contribution to learning and innovation may outweigh deliverables in organizational and social impact.

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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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