Reflecting on the State of Enterprise 2.0 as an Organizational Culture Change Agent
FEBRUARY 17, 2014
I promised not to utilize the moniker 2.0 in 2014 but how else can I reflect back on the state of Enterprise 2.0 After partaking in the June, 2011 Enterprise 2.0 My sadness wasn’t aimed at Andrew or the brilliance of his prescient Enterprise 2.0
Putting Enterprise 2.0 into Context
SEPTEMBER 6, 2011
Three recent posts have done a great job of showing where we are in the spread of Enterprise 2.0 – the use of emergent social software platforms by companies to get work done. The first is Laurie Buczek’s “ The Big Failure of Enterprise 2.0 I know Laurie, and know that she’s been working tirelessly in the trenches for several years to bring 2.0 Lack of cultural change is not social business’s biggest failure.
Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Enterprise 2.0: The Prodigal.
NOVEMBER 10, 2010
why not both Home About Contact Wednesday, 10 November 2010 Enterprise 2.0: The Prodigal Parent Stranger titles have appeared on this blog. Following the Enterprise 2.0 Later-on that month, Andrew made another attempt : Enterprise 2.0 Enterprise 2.0
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. Tell me, would you describe your culture as one that is open or closed? Do you and your employees operate in a culture of fear or is it a relatively harmonious and engaged environment?
Collaboration Workflow 101
APRIL 25, 2012
collaboration Culture enterprise 2.0 micro-blogging organization social media social networking teams technology blogging collaboration curve collaboration cycle online
The Social C-Suite
MARCH 12, 2013
If we were to borrow from Winston Churchill, it seems we’re nearing the ‘end of the beginning’ of social in the enterprise, both internally and externally. Micro-blogging can help build your organisational culture. C-Suite enterprise 2.0
Why microblogging has moved to the heart of enterprise social initiatives
DECEMBER 12, 2012
When I wrote Implementing Enterprise 2.0 in January 2009, I included in the “Tools” section Wikis, Blogs, Social Networks, RSS and Syndication, Social Bookmarking, and Microblogging. Enterprise 2.0
Tabula Rasa, Enterprise 2.0 & Induction
MAY 1, 2010
Cultural Stories / Urban Myths. With the advent of Enterprise 2.0 By tapping into the collective intelligence of the organization through Enterprise 2.0 It’s another great example, in my opinion, of how Enterprise 2.0 concepts, Learning 2.0
Is craigslist or eHarmony the Right Model for Enterprise 2.0?
FEBRUARY 23, 2009
Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet Is craigslist or eHarmony the Right Model for Enterprise 2.0? As I’ve written before , I believe that the new crop of digital tools for building, maintaining, and exploiting social networks are both novel and powerful for individuals and enterprises alike. “So this is Facebook meets eHarmony for the enterprise?
7 critical aspects of Tibbr’s big step forward for enterprise social software
FEBRUARY 9, 2011
Earlier this week I gave the opening keynote at the Sydney launch of Tibbr , the new social enterprise offering from TIBCO. Marc Benioff of Salesforce once asked “why isn’t all enterprise software like Facebook?. The value and familiarity of this approach is ripe to be taken into the enterprise. When I first heard about Tibbr my first thought was about the potential for enterprise social software to integrate deeply into the nuts and bolts of enterprise applications.
If I Were CEO, I’d Mandate Enterprise 2.0
JUNE 5, 2010
If I were a CEO, I’d mandate Enterprise 2.0 tools, technologies and most importantly ‘culture’ across the organization as quickly as I could. One facet of Enterprise 2.0, Next up, is Enterprise 2.0 As we begin to scratch the surface of 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 He was amazed," says Ron Ricci, a former consultant who since 2000 has served as Cisco's internal culture keeper. "He In September  it launched a website that is a microcosm of everything evoked by the phrase "Web 2.0."
The Enterprise 2.0 Recovery Plan
DECEMBER 1, 2008
Photo of Andrew McAfee Home Blog About RSS Andrew McAfees Blog The Business Impact of IT Tweet The Enterprise 2.0 I wouldn’t know, for example, what major enterprise systems needed to be deployed, integrated, consolidated, upgraded, etc. In other words, Enterprise 2.0 Another is to ‘widen the flow’ so that job descriptions include ‘enterprise-level helpfulness / collaboration.’ How would I know if Enterprise 2.0
My Network is my Net Worth: A Personal Story
NOVEMBER 20, 2010
The new cultural trinity that I somewhat incessantly write and speak about combines a new leadership framework for all levels of people, Enterprise 2.0 thinking and Learning 2.0 and perhaps Web 2.0) aka Learning 2.0). and Learning 2.0 Learning 2.0
#Top #5 #Reasons #To #Love #Hashtags #In #Your #Enterprise #Microblogging #Platform
MAY 3, 2011
#Enterprise #Micro-blogging #is #a #very #powerful #tool #that #connects #people #to #people, #people #to #information, #people #to #knowledge, #and #people #to #skills. That stated, once micro-blogging is enabled, hashtags now benefit the employee & the organization.
Learning is Lurking (Part 2 of 2)
JANUARY 14, 2011
I read with intrigue via HubSpot that, from a micro-blogging perspective on Twitter, users should be posting between 10 and 50 times per day to maximize their experience and more so, increase their followers. Culture enterprise 2.0
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 Whose products at present come closest to enabling Web 2.0-style collaboration and interaction in enterprise environments? The Web as a whole, and especially the Web 2.0 Web 2.0
Favourite Posts and Articles of 2013 That I Read
DECEMBER 2, 2013
” Which is to say I was struck by many pieces of thought leadership in 2013, but the ones outlined below in particular are the toys I played with more than once and that brought a smile to my face whether as a formal published article or as a blog post. Want to Change Culture?
It’s Culture, Leadership and E2.0 … or fail
DECEMBER 13, 2009
Over the last several months, at the job that actually pays me, I’ve been on somewhat of a soapbox speaking, writing, blogging, yammering about the link between culture, leadership philosophy and Enterprise 2.0 The general bucket of Enterprise 2.0
The Collaboration Curve
JANUARY 25, 2011
Now that I’m on a mission to merge the terms Social Business and Enterprise 2.0 Each increase will occur, however, with stunted delay until such time in which they collide, thus ideally resulting in positive culture change for the organization. Final Stage – Culture Change.
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 It’s an amazing piece of work, and it popped into my head recently as I was trying to articulate for myself how 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
The Hare, the Tortoise and the Jackass of Social HR
SEPTEMBER 30, 2012
To those social business, collaboration, HR technology and Enterprise 2.0 “Get these collaboration tools into your organization as quickly as possible because your employees need to start blogging and creating wiki’s,” says several hundred vendors today.
Reciprocity: The Word of 2011
JANUARY 2, 2011
With all conceptions of Web 2.0 charging full steam ahead within our organizations and institutions, parading as Enterprise 2.0, Social Business and Learning 2.0, Culture leadership organization reciprocity collaboration
Australia's top 25 business blogs ranked by traffic
SEPTEMBER 26, 2010
SmartCompany has released a nice list of Australia's 25 top business blogs , created by Brad Howarth. With the list is a useful article running through the highlights of the blogs on the list, including why these leading businesses blog, the value they get from it, how they go about it, and far more. There is also a number of good points on the keys to running a success blog. Next month I'll be celebrating 8 years of blogging. Enterprise 2.0
How Meaningful, Smarter, Freelance Work Is Redesigning the Social Enterprise
OCTOBER 4, 2011
CoPs), Complexity, Enterprise 2.0 Of course, I am talking about the one and only: John Tropea , whose blog posts , tweets , plussings and tumblrs are always highly recommended reads and a must-subscribe, too!, Hippie 2.0
Why acquisition beats retention
JANUARY 4, 2011
I knew I had another blog post to write Everyone reading this must be familiar with it: getting something new is commonly viewed upon as much sexier than restoring or prolonging something old. The young are always welcomed everywhere across the world, in every culture. Enterprise 2.0:
You Need To Launch An Internal 2.0 Adoption Council
NOVEMBER 8, 2009
The intention of the group though remains the same, although I would argue slightly augmented due to the meteoric rise of Enterprise 2.0 concepts, cultures and applications. I tend to agree with Nenshad Bardoliwalla and a recent blog post entitled “ Is Enterprise 2.0 It is not that Enteprise 2.0 The 2.0 That 2.0 train is culturally, technologically and organizationally superior than yesterday’s industrial model.
2010 - year in review
JANUARY 3, 2011
why not both Home About Contact Monday, 3 January 2011 2010 - year in review 2010 marked the first full year of blogging for me. On a side note, I commented an estimated 150-200 times on other peoples blogs At the end of the year I made an extraordinary effort to squeeze out 100 posts exactly.
The Ability to Lead Remote Employees Will Become the Next 2.0 Skill
FEBRUARY 22, 2010
Winter Olympic fever has enveloped my beloved city of Vancouver , but I’ve managed to take a break from the action to opine about an issue that clearly needs more than a mere blog post to help modify or even evolve. I believe there are some compelling reasons why this is going to snowball quite soon, as mentioned below, but more importantly there are some Enterprise and Learning 2.0 What has this got to do with Enterprise 2.0 and Learning 2.0?
Working Smarter in Social Business
MARCH 2, 2012
After all, learning underpins continuous improvement and helping to create a culture of continuous improvement is what this is all about. This takes more than access to social networks, blogs, and wikis. The corporate learning function is only now sticking its toe in the enterprise 2.0
Social Business, Where Do You Stand?
MARCH 12, 2012
Well, while we try to figure out a way out to rebel against that ugly landscape we’ve allowed to grow further along, in today’s blog entry, and as way to resume my regular blogging activities, once again , I would like to spend a few minutes covering Enterprise 2.0
Through the Workscape Looking Glass
MAY 26, 2015
It’s relationships and culture and secret sauce. It goes by many names, from Enterprise 2.0 The Workscape should address the needs of learners throughout the extended enterprise. Enterprise social network. Blogs.
You Will Never Be Promoted
FEBRUARY 6, 2013
Even the octogenarian Marnie has over 1000 micro-blog posts not to mention over 30 self-made videos. 6 Use Cases for Enterprise Micro-Blogging Future of Work: Add Open Leadership, Enterprise 2.0,… Micro-blogging can help build your organisational culture. Dear Employee, Re: your promotion. Let me be clear from the onset of this letter; you will never be promoted at our organization in your current role or to another role elsewhere.
Social Business in 2013 – An Opportunity (Open Business)
JANUARY 8, 2013
Yes, indeed, this is the so-called blog entry I have been talking about (Both offline and online) over the last few months about where to next …. It’s just a matter of figuring out the How, so that you can incorporate it into your overall business processes and corporate culture.
theTeam – Knowledge Management Done Right
MAY 13, 2011
Specially, if you are one of those folks who feels that Enterprise 2.0 As you can see, once again, traditional KM done right is pretty close to what we nowadays have with both Enterprise 2.0
‘Social Business’ is Past Retirement Age
NOVEMBER 10, 2010
In contrast, Enterprise 2.0 , which I’ve defined as the use of emergent social software platforms by organizations in pursuit of their goals, is a novel phenomenon. “Should this movement be called ‘Social Business’ or Enterprise 2.0?’ Same thing if you’re advocating that leaders be more open and attuned to the cultures and conversations of their organizations and customers. In the 2.0
Everything’s Coming Up Networks (except learning)
FEBRUARY 8, 2012
” They understand the power of weak ties in enterprise social networks. But in the long run, people are eager to express themselves and enterprise collegiality is the path to “knowing what HP knows.” This takes more than access to social networks, blogs, and wikis.
2013 – The Year of Social HR
JANUARY 9, 2013
Haven’t we learned anything in the last 18 years since we had the first instances of social software tools with blogs and wikis? my blog et al). In fact, it’s been in the making for nearly 10 years now, even way before Enterprise 2.0
Social Business in 2013 – A Challenge
JANUARY 5, 2013
More than anything else, because in the last three months, while I was mostly away from this blog, I kept bumping into a couple of relatively new challenges that I think are going to present lots of great opportunities for us all in the year ahead in the space of Social Business.
Social Learning doesn’t mean what you think it does!
SEPTEMBER 12, 2011
A few days ago my Internet Time Alliance colleague, Harold Jarche, shared this article, written by Deb Lavoy, with me: Social Business Doesn’t Mean What You Think It Does, Neither Does Enterprise 2.0. Social Business” is not about technology, or about “corporate culture.” So, for instance the first paragraph would now read: “Social Learning ” is not about technology, or about “corporate culture. Only enterprise network systems, tools and devices are to be used.