Seriously? Yahoo CEO lassoing everyone back to the office???

Endless Knots

Keen reader Joe Wehr just spotted this post by Kara Swisher on All Things D about Yahoo's CEO calling everyone back to the office. Yahoo CEO Mayer Now Requiring Remote Employees to Not Be (Remote Hard to believe in Feb 2013 but here's the link. Perhaps Marissa Meyer needs to read, ahem, Virtual Teams ?

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Let’s Stop Confusing Cooperation and Teamwork with Collaboration

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Collaboration has been a big word in the news lately, most recently due to Marissa Mayer’s explanation of her decision to bring Yahoo employees back to the office: “To become the absolute best place to work, communication and collaboration will be important, so we need to be working side-by-side.”.

Trending Sources

Microsoft + Yahoo!

Nancy White

My view, for what it’s worth, is that while the deal may make sense from the defensive perspectives of Microsoft and Yahoo!, Although Google is experiencing some wobbles at the moment, I am not convinced that a Microsoft/Yahoo! Meshing the different cultures of Microsoft and Yahoo! For detailed and incisive comments on this story read Danny Sullivan’s Searchengineland post.

Did Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Really get it Wrong in Banning "Work from Home"?

Governance in a Networked World

Ordering Yahoo workers back to the office certainly gained its share of critics for Marissa Mayer when instituting this Yahoo policy some 18 months ago now. And what about creating an environment where Yahoo staff actually want to show up to by choice?

Did Yahoo's Marissa Mayer Really get it Wrong in Banning "Work from Home"?

Governance in a Networked World

Ordering Yahoo workers back to the office certainly gained its share of critics for Marissa Mayer when instituting this Yahoo policy some 18 months ago now. And what about creating an environment where Yahoo staff actually want to show up to by choice?

Collaborative Thinking: Panning For Yahoo! Gold

Collaborative Thinking

Collaborative Thinking Perceptions on collaboration and social software by Mike Gotta « Innovation Has Its Own Personality | Main | Wikis, Sensemaking & Advocacy » February 14, 2008 Panning For Yahoo! Gold Would Yahoo! For instance, if someone came along with the right offer for Zimbra (Cisco comes to mind), would Yahoo!

Yahoo Moving Focus from Basic Search to Presentation and Services

Portals and KM

CDNet reported that Yahoo is pondering the meaning of search. in exchange for a healthy portion of the revenue generated by searches on Yahoo's pages. Yoelle Maarek, a search expert who recently joined Yahoo Labs from Google, Israel, is quoted as saying that the advances that have taken place since the debut of Google's PageRank are relatively minor compared with the potential to improve how results are presented to users.

Will Yahoo's Changing Search Strategy Cause it to Pick Up Niche Services?

Portals and KM

s Bing, Yahoo's focus is no longer on the technology that powers search and trying to beat the competition with it - the "megawatt war," as Sam Diez reports at ZDNet. Instead, it wants to ride the back of Microsoft technology and channel it so users will want to come back to Yahoo every time they have a query. With the alliance with Microsoft?s

Next Online Community Roundtable: 12/16 at Yahoo!

Online Community Strategy

The next Online Community Roundtable is Thursday, December 16th, at Yahoo! in Sunnyvale, CA.

Marissa, we need to talk: This genie is way out of the bottle

Endless Knots

Tom Ashbrook (On Point, " Yahoos Ban on Working From Home ") is holding forth with some savvy guests even as I type; Maureen Dowd has a biting op-ed in yesterday's NY Times (" Get Off Of Your Cloud "); and the bloggers have gone wild. The conclusion for Yahoo!:

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e-mint: Valuable Resource for Online Community Professionals

Managing Communities

But, if you say “e-mint” to any of the members, the first thing that will come to mind is the Yahoo! e-mint is an association of online community professionals. Group, the mailing list that all of the nearly 1,000 members are a part of. The group was originally founded in 2000 by Rebecca Newton (longtime [.]. Resources

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Rockyou fined and social media implications

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Online social gaming company, Rockyou with 32 million gamers, and $129,000,000 of funding, got fined $250,000 for revealing the usernames and passwords of their online community members, and putting at risk their webmail (Gmail, Yahoo etc) accounts.

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Collaborative Thinking: Are Old-Tech Companies In Search Of A Fountain of Youth?

Collaborative Thinking

Is Yahoo! If Microsoft was willing to use Yahoo! as a mechanism to culturally transform itself rather than simply absorbing Yahoo! A "Yahoo! Thats why Microsoft is assuming debt to buy Yahoo. Yahoo has no choice at all and can do little but quibble over price.

Australia: Ban vs Educating on social media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

From Yahoo!Answers. Consider the issues here; Yahoo!Answers Technorati Tags: al upton , banned , Education , Online Communities , Safety , sex education , students , yahoo answers , youtube. Tags: Online Communities social media social networks yahoo answers Children al upton Safety Australia Education banned digital economy sex education youtube students I’ve got a good idea. Let’s ban kids from using social networks. Like YouTube in schools.

Digsby = IM + Email + Social Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Press | Register | Account Tools Change Email Change Password Forgot Password Documentation Support Forums Suggest a Feature Report a Bug 1 / 3 2 / 3 3 / 3 1 / 3 2 / 3 3 / 3 1 / 3 2 / 3 3 / 3 Instant Messaging digsby is a multiprotocol IM client that lets you chat with all your friends on AIM, MSN, Yahoo, ICQ, Google Talk, and Jabber with one simple to manage buddy list.

Digsby = IM + Email + Social Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Press | Register | Account Tools Change Email Change Password Forgot Password Documentation Support Forums Suggest a Feature Report a Bug 1 / 3 2 / 3 3 / 3 1 / 3 2 / 3 3 / 3 1 / 3 2 / 3 3 / 3 Instant Messaging digsby is a multiprotocol IM client that lets you chat with all your friends on AIM, MSN, Yahoo, ICQ, Google Talk, and Jabber with one simple to manage buddy list.

Digsby = IM + Email + Social Networks

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Press | Register | Account Tools Change Email Change Password Forgot Password Documentation Support Forums Suggest a Feature Report a Bug 1 / 3 2 / 3 3 / 3 1 / 3 2 / 3 3 / 3 1 / 3 2 / 3 3 / 3 Instant Messaging digsby is a multiprotocol IM client that lets you chat with all your friends on AIM, MSN, Yahoo, ICQ, Google Talk, and Jabber with one simple to manage buddy list.

Results for Using Search Queries for Future Predictions are Mixed

Portals and KM

On the other hand, researchers at Yahoo analyzed search queries and found that such searches are not always the best way to spot a trend. The Yahoo researchers said that search data may be useful when a small improvement in prediction accuracy could have a big impact--for example, in the financial world. The MIT Technology Review recently reported on Future Gazing with Search Data in an interesting article by Katharine Gammon.

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My 2010 “How Good Grows” Update

Online Community Strategy

I was fortunate enough to be selected again this year to participate in the Yahoo! “How Good Grows&# program. The program is a combination of the concepts of “pay it forward&# , microphilanthropy and social networking – Yahoo! A big thanks again to the folks at Yahoo!

Is Today Tonight Breaking Facebook Competition Guidelines?

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Does Today Tonight , Australian prime time TV viewing break Facebook’s rules on their Yahoo! Is the TV show Today Tonight breaking Facebook terms and conditions by running a competition requiring fans to like the Today Tonight Facebook page? .

Enterprise: List of 40 Social Media Staff Guidelines

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Yahoo’s Personal Blog Guidelines for staff [link]. Managing staff who participate in social networks. This list also includes policies called; Staff blogging policies, enterprise social network guidelines, Employee Blogging Policies, Staff engagement in online communities, and so on.

Social Network Identity: Anonymity, Pseudonymity and Accountability -Media140

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Repeat after me: There is no community protection in using “real names” There is huge money to be made from “real names” Incidentally I suspect that we’ll be able to have pseudonyms in the future, like Yahoo!

KickApps — User-Generated Video & Social Networking at Your Website

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network KM

Latest News archive Infinity Pro Sports and KickApps Partner On Sports and Social Media Special Olympics Launches Online Fan Community Powered By KickApps KickApps Launches App Studio With Integration Of Meebo And Yahoo!

How Social Media can Fix the Troll and Bullying problem

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Yahoo. This article covers: What is a troll, History of Trollling and How Social Media can Fix Trolling (how can society fix trolling, actually). For individual responses to a troll/bullying situation, try 8 Ways to Deal with Negative Criticism Online. It takes a Village to raise a Monster.

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Son drowns while Mother Facebooks

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

Yahoo News ). Such a sad story – 13 month old son dies while mother is playing Cafe World on the online community Facebook. GREELEY, Colo. – A northern Colorado woman who was playing a game on Facebook while her 13-month-old baby drowned in a bathtub was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison.

Online Collaboration Tools by Robin Good | ZEEF

John Tropea - Delicious Collaboration

Yahoo Messenger. ZEEF works best with a modern browser. Browse Happy. Upgrade your browser today! Type Subject Company Personal Page name Curator Site or domain Tag Language EN NL FR. ui-button. This page. Subjects. Companies. Curators. Links. Create a page. Sign up. Login. Preferred region. Global (selected). Nederland. France. Online Collaboration Tools. Software tools, web apps and services for online collaboration. by Robin Good. Since 1998 publisher of MasterNewMedia.

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The Bank of Facebook

Alchemy of Change

In Delicious, we saw the widespread outrage users felt at having contributed so much time and energy into supporting the service, only to hear rumors that Yahoo was considering shutting it down (Yahoo has since reconsidered, and is now looking for a buyer). This morning I followed a link to an article on ZDNet, somewhat disingeniously titled “Zuckerberg says it’s time for Facebook to become a “Social Business.&#

My social learning experiences

Joitske Hulsebosch

There was not much technology support, although we experimented with an email exchange in which we got a new question every hour only by mail, and a Yahoo Messenger chat. For a long time I organizing a blog carnival was on my bucket list and I finally took the plunge.

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The Great Unbundling and Collapse of Local Newspapers

Alchemy of Change

They could contribute reviews of restaurants on Yelp and movies on Yahoo, both of which were once the exclusive domain of professional staff writers at newspapers.

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Fairness

Alchemy of Change

Twitter Digg Facebook Delicious StumbleUpon Google Bookmarks LinkedIn Yahoo Bookmarks Technorati Favorites Print article This entry was posted by Gideon Rosenblatt on November 18, 2010 at 11:29 am, and is filed under Democracy , Power , Relationship.

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My Reflections on the Mobile World Congress

Nancy White

Most of the speakers were CEOs, with Carol Bartz, CEO of Yahoo! Over my career I have become a technology "conference veteran" beginning with Comdex in the 80’s. This event grew to over 220,000 attendees and over 20,000 vendors. For several years I was privileged to be a judge for Best of Comdex, so became very familiar with the conference.

Email Use Plummets Among Teens

John Tropea - Delicious Social Network

Facebook Displaces Yahoo As Third Most Trafficked Website Worldwide: ComScore ComScore -- a common metric used to measure internet traffic -- is showing off some impressive stats these days. Post to Yahoo! HuffPosts QuickRead. Loading. HuffPosts QuickRead. Loading.

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The impasse of privatisation

Neighbourhoods

I suppose I may seem like a socialist yahoo just for mentioning it, but I'm beginning to wonder how long before the tension between privatising policies and public need can hold?

What’s New with SNA/ONA?

Patti Anklam

I recently posed a question to the SIKM Leaders Yahoo! I just spoke with Carol Rozwell a few days ago. Carol is a Gartner analyst who has been following social network analysis for almost as long as I have been practicing it. Last year, she and her colleagues published the Market Guide for Social Network Analysis. I have worked with a couple of the companies listed, as well as a few others.

Connections are Different than Relationships

Alchemy of Change

Twitter Digg Facebook Delicious StumbleUpon Google Bookmarks LinkedIn Yahoo Bookmarks Technorati Favorites Print article This entry was posted by Gideon Rosenblatt on September 7, 2010 at 12:13 am, and is filed under Engagement , Relationship.

"Glass cliffs," baby bottles, and Feminism 3.0

Endless Knots

There's an interesting subtext arising from Yahoo's having selected a woman in her third-trimester (Marissa Mayer, whose first child, a son, is due in October) as its new CEO. Eagle-eyed Tom Stewart has directed us to a good piece from. Me Women

Are You Tapping “Third-Order” Engagement?

Alchemy of Change

Twitter Digg Facebook Delicious StumbleUpon Google Bookmarks LinkedIn Yahoo Bookmarks Technorati Favorites Print article This entry was posted by Gideon Rosenblatt on December 13, 2010 at 6:14 pm, and is filed under Engagement. Gideon Rosenblatt Follow me on Twitter RSS Feeds Home About Movement as Network « Climate Skeptic Monument Are You Tapping “Third-Order&# Engagement? Third-order engagement is the cutting edge of business strategy.

Balancing Tasks & Relationships – The Art of Engagement

Alchemy of Change

Twitter Digg Facebook Delicious StumbleUpon Google Bookmarks LinkedIn Yahoo Bookmarks Technorati Favorites Print article This entry was posted by Gideon Rosenblatt on November 2, 2010 at 7:38 am, and is filed under Engagement , Mission , Relationship.

Four Ideas That Will Transform Intranets (Panel Fun) #intranets2012

Michael Sampson - Currents

Yahoo vs Google. Yahoo - let's organize everything. Four intranet professionals have a short amount of time to present an idea about the intranet transformation. William Amurgis, Rachel McAlpine, James Robertson, and Martin White each have 5 minutes to present their idea. This is the last session for the first day of Intranets 2012. William - "leaders need to relinquish control". let's talk politics. Australia is a great democracy.

Wiggio - Makes it easy to work in groups.

John Tropea - Delicious Community

• Sync Wiggio calendar to your Google, Yahoo!, Wiggio Media Player | Create New Group | Join a Group | My Profile | My Notifications | Tell a Friend | Logout Choose a Group Log-in. Email Password Forgot your password? Remember me Or Sign-up.