Yammer for internal knowledge sharing for health care and policy making

Joitske Hulsebosch

What is Yammer? Yammer is booming, especially in the Nederland within Europe. Many companies have started their Yammer groups for rapid internal exchange. The messages can be slightly longer than on Twitter and it is easier to reply (looks a lot like Facebook).

Benefits Of Enterprise Social Networks Align With CEO Priorities | Yammer Blog

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Yammer Events. Let’s take a closer look at how enterprise social networks like Yammer can help CEOs reach these challenging goals. A platform like Yammer can be really critical in helping businesses accelerate their rate of growth in a variety of ways. Follow us on Twitter.

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Twiitering = learning?

Joitske Hulsebosch

Sometimes people might say: ' Ok, but twitter is not learning. From a behaviourism point of view, twitter might not be very relevant as a means for learning. However, from a social-constructist view you might see a twitter network building relations.

Social Media for Training Departments in Companies

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Yammer for adhoc training and Q&A. Understand the Ripple means they often connect and redistribute on Facebook, LinkedIn, blogs etc as well as Twitter. 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.

Yammer Extends Its Enterprise Microblogging Offering with Communities

Portals and KM

Yammer was one of the first enterprise microblogging tools, and it continues to add features to extend the original concept of Twitter into an enterprise business application. A while back, I wrote about one case example, Implementing Enterprise Micro-messaging with Yammer at Océ. ,

Making social learning practical: the LOSmakers event

Joitske Hulsebosch

Let me help the non-Dutchies: She talks about 4 important insights they gained from the market and the twittercoaches: Make use of known tooling, for instance Twitter or Yammer in organization where there are experiences with Yammer. online facilitation twitter backchannel

Improving the Performance of Distributed Teams at Molson Coors: Shared Motto, Yammer, and Getting Together

Michael Sampson - Currents

On the suggestion of one worker, he signed the company up for Yammer, a site for short messages similar to Twitter that would be visible only to colleagues. A couple of observations: - 2,000 people using Yammer out of 15,000 is a good start. My guess from reading the article is that the groups that have spent some time together in person ("around the bar") and then keep the interaction alive via Yammer, will be better performers and show higher group cohesiveness.

How Twitter changed to include everyone

Endless Knots

jlipnack Mega thx to @panklam @isaacgarcia @clarashih @billives AND THE BRILLIANT AUDIENCE for #e2conf21 How Twitter Changes Everything!     billives thoughts on Twitter + Business for #e2conf21 panel thx @jlipnack #e2conf [link]. Twitter's brevity is it's beauty.

Enterprise Versions Of Twitter (updated)

Collaborative Thinking

ESME, Laconica (open source), OraTweet (Oracle), SocialCast, Present.ly, and Yammer, etc.) Most IT organizations will treat "Twitter-like" tools as they do Enterprise IM products which will raise questions such as: Directory integration. For instance, can Microsoft exploit its acquisition of Parlano and deliver it as a Twitter-like service within OCS and can IBM expand Sametime to emulate the application behaviors of Twitter-like tools. There are several emerging (e.g.,

Enterprise Twitter: Fad Or Tipping Point?

Collaborative Thinking

If you are a Burton Group client, please look for the alert notification, or on the web site, for additional information on the session and instructions on attendance: Enterprise Twitter: Fad Or Tipping Point? Social messaging, sometimes referred to as micro-blogging, has become incredibly popular on the Internet, exemplified by souring use of consumer services such as Twitter. Presented by: Mike Gotta, Tim Young CEO Socialcast, David Sacks CEO Yammer.

7 Levels of Social Media Engagement

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Social Media means “waste of time&# – Facebook and Twitter are blocked at the firewall because we don’t want people wasting time on social networks, even on their lunch break. There are plans to set up an internal blog, wiki, collaborative knowledge management system, Yammer.

Can Twitter Benefit Business Executives?

Leading Virtually

The usefulness of Twitter continues to be debated. Last week, George Packer, a staff writer at The New Yorker, wrote that he wants to yell Stop every time he hears about Twitter. What I found noteworthy in the WSJ article is the increasing adoption of Twitter by business executives.

Enterprise Twitter: Fad Or Tipping Point (Agenda)

Collaborative Thinking

User experience (and the influence of Twitter). Social messaging, sometimes referred to as micro-blogging, has become incredibly popular on the Internet, exemplified by soaring use of consumer services such as Twitter. Twitter’s growing audience has raised questions as to whether such communication models are applicable within the enterprise. Presented by: Mike Gotta, Tim Young CEO Socialcast, David Sacks CEO Yammer.

Will you Twitter inside the enterprise?

Green Chameleon

When Yammer was announced as the winner of the TechCrunch50 last week, we were all a little surprised. Where Twitter solved a social/human need, Yammer falls down. There is no doubt that the idea of micro-blogging in the enterprise has legs, I first wrote about it in January , but I think the question that came to mind was “will it be just microblogging?&#. Bringing social tools in to the enterprise is not as simple as just cloning a consumer tool.

Twitter Compared to IM, Email and Forums

Collaborative Thinking

Ross Mayfield put forth a pretty interesting question on Twitter (see below). Twitter. Twitter is referred to as a micro-blogging tool. The service allows people to post and read brief (140 character) messages (called Tweets) to the Twitter service. While originally intended to provide a means for people to broadcast status messages, Twitter evolved rapidly into a conversation tool - and ultimately into a community and social networking site.

The influence of social media for learning - technology is more than just a means to a goal

Joitske Hulsebosch

Technology to foster social learning in organizations Following our personal communication on social media like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram it will be easier to stimulate social learning in organizations, if supported by the right technology.

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Belonging to an Open Network

Michael Sampson - Currents

Enterprise social tools, such as Yammer, Jive, or IBM Connections, provide ways of expanding your network within your organization. Social media tools, such as Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest, provide ways of expanding your network into any number of complementary areas. Writing on Medium, Michael explores the power of an open network as a contributor to career success , and uses it to analyse what made Steve Jobs so successful.

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Various ways to use social media as a facilitator or trainer

Joitske Hulsebosch

An example is using Yammer or Twitter so that participants can have contacts in between face-to-face events, but the core is in the face-to-face. (2) Or invite them to stay in touch through Twitter.

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Enterprise 2.0: social scorecard and social media karma

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Though to be honest, given the “But does Twitter have a business use&# questions, the audience weren’t quite ready to make the work place a fun and social environment. Twitter: Reputation Management in Social Networks (18).

"Collaboration" vs "Social Media" = "Internal Collaboration" vs "External Engagement"

Michael Sampson - Currents

The challenge comes because you can use technologies like those that power social media - a Twitter-like service such as Yammer or Chatter, or a LinkedIn-like service such as Connections or Jive (over-simplifying here, sorry) - for internal collaboration. Steven shares his analysis of the difference between collaboration and social media : " Here’s the difference.

Transforming your business with creative facilitation

Viv Mcwaters

Twitter, FaceBook, Yammer, the web – blogs, websites, LinkedIn, discussion lists… I’m a big user of them all. Warning: Thinking out loud. For a long time facilitation has bothered me. I guess that’s a funny thing for a facilitator to say.

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Just thinking…

Chris Collison

It’s the domain of knowledge jams on Jive and Yammer, questions to our Twitter networks. Is it true that the best things come in small packages when it comes to knowledge? I came across this helpful framework for thinking about the way we approach the packaging and sharing of knowledge.

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Social media: a new type of hammers for change facilitators in organisations

Joitske Hulsebosch

A manager decided to be available every Friday on an internal channel called Yammer (a Twitter-like a service on which you can send short messages). Or stimulate number of different departments to be actively following certain trends on Twitter.

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Share2011 - Keynote: Building a Robust Framework for Social Networking at Work (Ramin Mobasseri, eBay)

Michael Sampson - Currents

December 2010 to Jun 2011 - tested Yammer, NewsGator, Chatter, Jive, and other tools. -. Problem - had 3000 users on Yammer. Future direction: the ability to post from within The Hub to Facebook, Yammer, Twitter, LinkedIn, and other tools.

KM World 2014: Some Useful Sessions: Thursday, Nov 6

Portals and KM

Stan Garfield also offers the following session on Thursday, Practical Social Media Tips, “We are all familiar with social media, and most, if not all, of us use Facebook, LinkedIn, and/or Twitter. KM World 2014 will be held in Washington DC at the Grand Hyatt from November 4 to 7. It is great event. I used go regularly and highly recommend it to anyone interested in helping workforces perform at their maximum levels. There are many useful sessions including the ones described below.

Social media and reflection: marriage or divorce?

Joitske Hulsebosch

Some media seem to get in the way of this slowing down, like email and twitter when it feels like you are getting behind and you scan and follow more and more people. On the other hand Twitter may be used in a more reflective was when you try to send a tweet about a presentation.

It is time to start smoking? Or, Is Twitter the New Cigarette?

Michael Sampson - Currents

Is Twitter / Yammer / Socialcast the "new cigarette?". Last month BusinessWeek ran a story called The Secret Cult of Office Smokers. In the article, Joel Stein explored the benefits that smokers get as a consequence of their habit. I've heard a few times that smokers are among the best informed in an organization, but Joel takes the analysis to another level.

Help! - the professional2.0 is coming.

Joitske Hulsebosch

If you a professional and you are not on Twitter and LinkedIn , you have been fairly invisible. Internally channels like Yammer or other social networks are becoming increasingly important to be visible within the organisation, especially in larger companies.

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A "Sop to the Millennials" - Don't Do New Collaboration Tools Just Because Younger Staff Want It

Michael Sampson - Currents

We've all heard this rationale for implementing new collaboration tools-- tools such as instant messaging, mobile e-mail, Facebook-for-the-enterprise type tools like SharePoint or Jive, or Twitter-for-the-enterprise tools like Yammer. There are good and bad reasons for implementing new collaboration tools. One bad reason is that new employees "expect it" in the office, because this is what they have used at school / university / with friends. "

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Boston E20 Notes: The Post-2.0 Era: Social in the Context of My Work

Portals and KM

I agree as activity streams are a core breakthrough in enterprise capability building on top of Twitter but going way beyond it.  The vendors see this as the potential to provide a consolidated activity stream across the enterprise (such as Microsoft’s interest in Yammer). I am pleased to be back for my sixth Enterprise 2.0 conference in Boston. Here is a link to a summary of last year’s notes. This is another of my notes for this year. There will be more to follow.

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Ephraim on Collaboration: "Collaboration 1.0 at the Heart of Enterprise 2.0 Success"

Michael Sampson - Currents

People could use a micro-blogging tool like Yammer or Twitter to share updates on a particular project. Ephraim reminds us of the necessity to get the basics right with collaboration , even with Enterprise 2.0 tools in the mix: " Let’s call a spade a spade: Enterprise 2.0 means collaborative and social web tools. Make it more complicated if you have to, but this is the heart of it. Modern web tools bring people to the forefront and enable collaborative work like never before.

Internal micro-blogging for knowledge sharing within a department

Joitske Hulsebosch

I interviewed him about the use of Yammer as an internal microblogging tool. To ensure that people regularly visit Quagga and see what happens, we have put in Yammer. Yammer is a internal sort of Twitter. Yammer has been played the role of an internal Twitter.

The True Nature of a Social Intranet

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

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New media, new practice

Joitske Hulsebosch

Twittering and mailing was place-bound to my computer. Even een snel twitter of Yammer berichtje sturen kan ook van je mobiel (met internet verbinding) en dan hoef je niet meer achter de computer te zitten. I have to confess I read my mail on my biclycle (using my iphone).

Formicary Offers a Trial of Group Chat in Lync Server 2010

Michael Sampson - Currents

Group chat" seems like an old term now - with what Twitter and Yammer and Socialcast have brought to firms. Persistent IM, the previous Parlano tag line (which Microsoft purchased and integrated into Lync Server) was a Twitter-style internal network before the days of Twitter.

My Favorite Tweets for November 16 - 30 2011

Portals and KM

Since Twitter archiving is an oxymoron, I am now going to post my favorite links for the month so they can be easily accessed later. RT @Viil : registered unborn child’s first & last name as a domain & signed her up on Tumblr, Twitter & G-mail [link]. RT @socialmedia2day : Microsoft Launching Social Media Network to Compete w Facebook + Twitter? Here is another in a series of posts that provide access to my favorite tweets that contain links to useful information. 

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Social Networking at Work: A Business Revolution, or a Ruse? Knowledge@Wharton

Michael Sampson - Currents

Programs like Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn have become a popular way for families and groups of friends (or groups of strangers) to share information and organize their lives. The Knowledge@Wharton web site recently asked whether business-centric social networking is a revolution, or a ruse?

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Atlassian Confluence 4.0 is Coming

Michael Sampson - Currents

auto-formatting of wiki markup, to speed writing and editing. - @mentions (like in Twitter and Yammer), for pinging colleagues and inviting them into a conversation. Atlassian announced some of the upcoming features in the next version of Confluence , its enterprise wiki and collaboration tool. New capabilities include: - a new and simpler Wiki editor, including better macro capabilities.

Microblogging In The Enterprise

Collaborative Thinking

It was inevitable that Twitter-like services would emerge targeting a business audience. IBM and Microsoft) support Twitter-like capabilities as an extension of their existing UC platforms ??? Twitter for the enterprise??? The media event, which ended Wednesday night in San Francisco, has ironically been very high profile on Twitter , the platform famous for originating ???ambient t go wild over this innovative project unlike Yammer???s

Changing the end-game.

Chris Collison

All those contributions to discussions and conversations can be mined through my Yammer or Twitter profiles. See if you can find the connection between these three things: a news item , a book and a song. 1) There was an interesting article in the news this week, regarding a radical proposal to change the way international football matches ( soccer – stay with me, my American friends… ) are handled in the event of a level score after all the time has been played.