Creating a Return on Investment (ROI) calculation for Enterprise 2.0 and internal social media
SEPTEMBER 6, 2012
Chapter 16 of my report Implementing Enterprise 2.0 is on Building a Business Case. If so, also have a look at the free chapters from Implementing Enterprise 2.0 on issues including risks and benefits, and how these flow into effective governance. Return on Investment for Enterprise 2.0 Innovation.
Enterprise 2.0 the Indian Way
APRIL 7, 2011
Ashok is the head of the Web 2.0 Innovation Lab at Tata Consultancy Services ( TCS ). Among his many other responsibilities, Ashok has been one of the point people for Enterprise 2.0 within the company. They skipped the constrained pilot and went enterprise-wide right away. So if a well-designed 2.0
The Org Structure of Enterprise 2.0
APRIL 18, 2010
I’m lucky to be a member of the 2.0 And then it struck me – the Org Structure of Enterprise 2.0 Once the Enterprise 2.0
Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Enterprise 2.0: The Prodigal.
NOVEMBER 10, 2010
Following the Enterprise 2.0 Enterprise 2.0 Did Enterprise 2.0 An enterprise is big, there's distance.
The new digital workplace: How enterprises are preparing for the future of work
OCTOBER 7, 2014
As innovation in computing devices, apps, and potent new techniques for applying them proliferate in the consumer world, companies are struggling to close the gap. Social Enterprise Enterprise 2.0 Unified Comms IT Priorities Enterprise Software Emerging Tech Consumerization Collaboration Innovation
Liberate Your Company Through Employee Engagement
JULY 25, 2012
And most importantly, what can we do to liberate every company from them? . that would be the one on Employee Engagement. huge one , actually !
If Your Enterprise Social Network Is a Ghost Town It’s Probably Due To Your Corporate Culture
MAY 29, 2015
We deployed our enterprise social network last year, but it’s a ghost town. We’re a financial services company.
What’s Needed First? Culture Change or Enterprise 2.0 Adoption
MARCH 25, 2010
Do we first require an organizational culture adaptation prior to any meaningful Enterprise 2.0 Or, do Enterprise 2.0
MIT global study on social business: Executives increasingly understand the value and success drivers
JUNE 1, 2012
Social Business: What Are Companies Really Doing? Enterprise 2.0 Future of work Social media Social networks Web 2.0
Vancouver is Home to Several ‘Social’ Rock Stars
NOVEMBER 21, 2011
Let’s start first with the companies. ThoughtFarmer (profiled in Andrew McAfee’s Enterprise 2.0 Why not? Summify. Strutta.
The Social C-Suite
MARCH 12, 2013
The company found that 82 percent of consumers would be more trusting of a company if their C-Suite were active in external social media.
Every business document should be in the cloud and concurrently editable
APRIL 17, 2012
I’m at the Melbourne Google Enterprise Atmosphere on Tour event , the first of 25 events around the world. I am doing the keynote on The Evolution of Business at the Melbourne and Sydney events, giving an external perspective which happens to be highly aligned with the Google vision. Cloud Collaboration Enterprise 2.0
Research: The acceleration of Australian banks’ use of social media
AUGUST 21, 2011
In my recent keynote at the Australian Institute of Company Directors annual conference I emphasized idea of governance for transformation.
Scoop: Corporate directors understand change and embrace governance for transformation
MAY 18, 2011
I gave my keynote on How Technology is Transforming Business for Australian Institute of Company Directors this morning here in Beijing.
Chief Learning Officer Job Description: Change Needed
APRIL 25, 2010
Learnerprise is the combination of Enterprise 2.0 and Learning 2.0 Flat-based culture innovation. and Learning 2.0
Qantas Business Radio: why crowdsourcing will drive the future of organizations
AUGUST 22, 2011
Open innovation is an important and well-established class of crowdsourcing, already central to the positioning and strategy of many large companies such as IBM and Boeing. Crowdsourcing Enterprise 2.0 spent some time drilling down into the rapidly growing role of crowdsourcing in driving organizations’ performance.
The law of requisite variety: Why flexibility and adaptability are essential for success
AUGUST 29, 2012
Last week I gave the opening keynote at Thunderhead Innovate , where I explored the changing nature of organizations and the imperatives for effective leadership today. Yet that is the challenge every company and institution faces today. Enterprise 2.0 I first came across the law of requisite variety almost 20 years ago.
Is Enterprise 2.0 a crock?
NOVEMBER 5, 2009
Yesterday I attended the Enterprise 2.0 conference , “the event that will make your company more agile.. Bullshit Web 2.
Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Enterprise 2.0: a simple.
NOVEMBER 13, 2010
As is the case with humans, strength and weakness are strongly linked, as are opportunity and threat Enterprise strength : size. Money making?
Trying hard to be genuine: the only viable path is transparency
APRIL 28, 2014
ABC News recently ran a segment Social media forces companies to change their marketing strategies or risk being left behind. The piece, which included quotes from Mark Zuckerberg, Guy Kawasaki, and myself, among others, looked at how companies are changing how they are connecting to their customers and communities. Enterprise 2.0
Cisco - Enterprise 2.0
DECEMBER 4, 2007
I don't know how I missed this, but thanks to Bill Ives for covering it on the FastForward blog - More Web 2.0 Stories, Part One: Cisco Goes All Out on Enterprise 2.0 Normally at such gatherings, promising up-and-comers from across a company hear lectures, bond, and ponder case studies. Fantastic. Capture best practices.
Compulsory viewing: A CEO perspective on the business value of internal social networks
SEPTEMBER 26, 2011
He gives an example of a second-year consultant who had come up with an innovative idea for a large client that he wasn’t sure about.
I Know It When I See It
JANUARY 27, 2009
Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet I Know It When I See It by Andrew McAfee on January 27, 2009 More and more often these days I get asked “Does [offering X] from [vendor Y] qualify as an Enterprise 2.0 The Web as a whole, and especially the Web 2.0 product?
Why Social Business Keeps Failing to Deliver
MARCH 21, 2012
Here it goes: What if Enterprise 2.0 The first time that I read about that particular idea of how pernicious Enterprise 2.0
Keynote speech in Beijing on How Technology is Transforming Business
APRIL 26, 2011
In a few weeks I will be in Beijing to give a keynote to the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) annual Company Directors conference. Establishing a framework for innovation-led governance enables companies to best take advantage of these shifts. Cloud Enterprise 2.0
Real Profitability Part II: classical System Integrators
JANUARY 16, 2011
One would expect consulting to be the product for these companies, and training / education being the R&D. Note the different currencies.
Toward a Pattern Language for Enterprise 2.0 : Andrew McAfee’s Blog
JUNE 11, 2009
Andrew McAfee’s Blog The Business Impact of IT Home Home RSS Search Toward a Pattern Language for Enterprise 2.0 work is different from Enterprise 1.0 work — from how knowledge workers used technology to get their jobs done before all these weird (and wonderful) Web 2.0 And I thought that in best 2.0
How connect.BASF Helped BASF Become a Social Business
MAY 26, 2011
All of that inspired by my all favourite 2.0 IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Personal KM Social ComputingWell done!!
Why high performance organizations will thrive on uncertainty and lack of control
APRIL 20, 2011
Executives used to be in control, know what was happening, and to direct the company’s activities in detail to achieve success. One of the prime drivers in the economy today is shared value creation, notably across extended value chains and in distributed innovation. Enterprise 2.0 That doesn’t work any more.
Social Business, Where Do You Stand?
MARCH 12, 2012
Quite the opposite. I’m still that optimist, outrageous , heretic , rebel at work , free radical and hippie 2.0 (Now more than ever, specially!)
A Company's Four Seasons
NOVEMBER 8, 2010
Sometimes, very rarely, one of these is a private company, mammoth-size of course, a multinational enterprise gone wild. Time for change.
How the Social Enterprise Defines the 21st Century Workplace – Moving To The Edge
SEPTEMBER 16, 2011
Or the Social Enterprise. Hippie 2.0 IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Social Enterprise
Let The Next Adventure Begin – The With Whom (#CAWW)
FEBRUARY 8, 2014
And the excitement gets bigger and bigger, by the minute, when, early next week, I’ll be meeting up about a dozen of them , face to face, in Paris, at the Enterprise 2.0 It includes solo change agents (like me) and enterprise change agents who are trying to bring about change in their respective workplaces. Hippie 2.0
IBM’s Lotusphere 2011 Highlights – People-Centric vs. Content-Centric by Louis Richardson
FEBRUARY 18, 2011
Louis is a superb storyteller with plenty of first hand experience of what it is like injecting 2.0 Look no further. It’s that good!
Social Business in 2013 – A Challenge
JANUARY 5, 2013
Liberate Your Company Through Employee Engagement. IBM Innovation Knowledge Management Open BusinessAnd here is why … . To quote: .
Is management on the table?
FEBRUARY 26, 2012
It requires some pretty fundamental rethinking of the way your company is structured, how you execute your strategy, and how you’re going to evolve.
Social Business Begins by Unleashing Your Business Talent
MARCH 7, 2011
After all, IBM is an IT company, don’t you think? That’s right! An employee reconceived the service, adding better social features.
Essential Qualities of Open Business Ambassadors
FEBRUARY 11, 2013
Innovative: Not necessarily an exclusive quality from Social Business Champions per se, but perhaps more from knowledge workers in general.
Social Business Forum Highlights – Reinventing Conference Events
JUNE 14, 2011
And that’s exactly what I witnessed four years later after my first, back then, Enterprise 2.0 In a single word: Converse. At all.
The Social Enterprise and The Circular Economy
SEPTEMBER 6, 2011
Social Networking / Computing or Social Business (In my case, Social Enterprise ). Hippie 2.0 Delivering on the promise of social.