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I Know It When I See It

Andy McAfee

Established vendors of collaboration software are modifying their offerings and repositioning them as social software platforms that have all the features and functions necessary to support the new modes of interacting and getting work done. software. Social Media provides the bridge to cross that chasm. product?&#

IBM’s Trip to Become A Socially Integrated Enterprise

Luis Suarez

That’s an important aspect of the role predictive analytics will play as social analytics evolve&#. Are we there yet? SIE ). Probably not!

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Diversity, complexity, chaos and working smarter

Harold Jarche

Use social graph for communication, not collaboration. Tweet Here are some of the things I learned via Twitter this past week.

The Soft Skills of Collaboration and The Social Enterprise

Luis Suarez

Nothing to do with social computing tools alone, really. Corporate culture has always influenced collaboration. The soft skills. Try it!

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My top 10 favourite resources from February

Jane Hart

“A workplace that encourages social learning can more easily become a social business. They happen below the surface.

2013 – The Year of Social HR

Luis Suarez

Haven’t we learned anything in the last 18 years since we had the first instances of social software tools with blogs and wikis?

Why Corporate Training is Broken And How to Fix It

Jay Cross

Collaborative Culture 15. What worked twenty years ago doesn’t work well in the social, always-on, networked world of business we now inhabit.

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BlueIQ at IBM Finally Goes External!

Luis Suarez

“Innovation never stops, and culture change takes time. You are not reaching an end line with social business adoption.

What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

What Universities Must Learning About Social Networks. Businesses are being transformed into social businesses. Networks Social Learnin

Social Business Forum 2011 – On Collaboration by Luis Suarez

Luis Suarez

and Social Business events taking place in Milan, Italy, on June 8th. Indeed, mark your calendars as well for the Social Business Forum 2011.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Enterprise 2.0: The Prodigal.

Martijn Linssen

Moreover, every company is different so the people, process, tool debate is situational and dependent on the organization's culture. Scary!

Social Business in 2013 – A Challenge

Luis Suarez

Dear Social Business Evangelist, Where Art Thou? Why Social Business Keeps Failing to Deliver. And here is why … . Here is the list: .

Reflections from 2011 – A World Without Email – The Documentary

Luis Suarez

know how at this point in time you may be wondering whether I would believe, or not, if email could turn all around and become a whole lot more social.

2013 – The Year of Social HR

Luis Suarez

Haven’t we learned anything in the last 18 years since we had the first instances of social software tools with blogs and wikis? Shouldn’t we be aiming higher with regards to HR and the impact of Social for that matter? . One that, at long last, is going to reach the final frontier: The Social Web. . Really?

Building a Solid Library of Use Cases

Luis Suarez

It’s a cultural one. You see? Of course, I am talking about email. On purpose. They know way better than you do about how they work. . For now.

The OER Debate, In Full

Stephen Downes: Half an Hour

The first open source-style license for educational materials and other non-software content was the Open Content License, released July 14, 1998. The OCL removed software-specific terminology from the GPL and tried to make the license apply to a broader range of creative works. Adoption was much better with the new license.

How I use social media

Nancy White

This afternoon I’m spending a half hour on a Skype video conversation to share a bit of how I use social media. Social media enables this.

“Ficciones y Aflicciones” By Ernesto Uria

Luis Suarez

Summer is over and that, basically, means that I have just kicked off the next round of business trips from now till year end. hours. Like this time.

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Learning and KM: Separated at birth?

Jay Cross

The mid-1990s saw a knowledge-sharing culture at E&Y that guided behaviors, activities, and goals and was viewed as a competitive advantage.

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[berkman] Beth Kolko: Form, Function and Fiction

David Weinberger

The questions driving her group’s work: What ICT s are adopted in diverse communities and why. When we name a technology, she says, we assume technologies have consistent meanings across cultural contexts. How do you have a conversation that brings in the hardware and software folks, and the social science folks?

Reinventing Relationships

Irving Wladawsky-Berger

The event will explore how the Web, collaboration and social software "will transform - actually reinvent - how organizations relate to their customers, partners, employees and citizens through more compelling experiences.” Social networking is among today’s hottest new technologies and applications.  Many challenges lie ahead. 

Come Together

Jay Cross

Expertise locators connect workers to people with answers; social software connects them with friends and colleagues. Jay Cross.

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Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: Ready for Web 3.0?

John Hagel

One significant barrier delaying deployment of these technologies is the cultural gap separating many of the early pioneers of Web 2.0 maybe 2.5

Communities and Networks Connection Hotlists

Nancy White

The following are the top posts in March from featured sources based on social signals, with a few annotations from posts that I found useful. 

How I use social media | Full Circle Associates

Nancy White

Social media is a great place to fail. New social media that helps tag, sort and reuse content has been key to this change. said yes.

How Beautiful it is, and How Easily it can be Broken : Andrew McAfee’s Blog

Andy McAfee

They gave the strong impression that emergent social software platforms are now part of the fabric of work across major parts of the company, and are poised to spread even farther. I’m not sure they appreciate how rare this is, especially for a large company in a deeply conservative industry like aerospace and defense. Until E2.0

The Enterprise 2.0 Recovery Plan

Andy McAfee

And social networking software (SNS) is a great tool for building, maintaining, and exploiting networks of weak ties. They do require users to adopt a particular philosophy about sharing information and interacting with each other, and this philosophy can seem strange at first. Which will be duds? In other words, Enterprise 2.0

Edge Perspectives with John Hagel: SOA Versus Web 2.0?

John Hagel

For commentary on Software 2006 and the Software 2006 Industry Report prepared by McKinsey & Co. Dont Count On It. the GLOBAL SOA?"

I Know It When I See It : Andrew McAfee’s Blog

Andy McAfee

Established vendors of collaboration software are modifying their offerings and repositioning them as social software platforms that have all the features and functions necessary to support the new modes of interacting and getting work done. think your list of criteria works well also as a general definition of social software.

Toward a Pattern Language for Enterprise 2.0 : Andrew McAfee’s Blog

Andy McAfee

It wouldn’t be prohibitively difficult or expensive for enterprises to adopt 2.0 Interesting post Andrew, especially the analogy of architecture 'usability' I recall being amazed when I was first exposed to ideas that building and urban design can have an impact on social issues like crime and health. vision. patterns.