Enterprise 2.0, Where Art Thou?

Luis Suarez

Pretty much like for Enterprise 2.0 , since I still feel we are only now just getting started with it and its role in transforming organisations from the inside out. . Remember Web 2.0 Let’s have a look into Andy’s original definition for Enterprise 2.0

To Really Drive Enterprise 2.0 Forward We Need A Behaviour Change

Dan Pontefract

In 2011, I don’t believe organizations have fully comprehended what ingredients are necessary to ensure an organization (management and people) is in fact going to become more productive. Why do I land on productive, and not collaborative, or engaged, or learned, or reciprocal, or connected?

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Creating a Return on Investment (ROI) calculation for Enterprise 2.0 and internal social media

Ross Dawson

Chapter 16 of my report Implementing Enterprise 2.0 If so, also have a look at the free chapters from Implementing Enterprise 2.0 Return on Investment for Enterprise 2.0 Increased productivity. Lower costs – product development. Cost of all product development resources, including staff time, overheads, external suppliers etc. Increased productivity. Enterprise 2.0

Enterprise 2.0 the Indian Way

Andy McAfee

Ashok is the head of the Web 2.0 Among his many other responsibilities, Ashok has been one of the point people for Enterprise 2.0 Ashok told me that he started trying to make progress in this area by rolling out, enterprise-wide, a tool that would let people ask and answer questions. The need was perfectly articulated a while back by HP’s then-CEO Lew Platt: “If only HP knew what HP knows, we’d be three times more productive.&#.

KM, Enterprise 2.0 and Social Business: One and The Same

Luis Suarez

For a good number of years you have probably heard me state how Enterprise 2.0 (Now To the point where I have been mentioning how some of the key aspects from both Enterprise 2.0 If you ask KMers about Social Computing, Social Networking or Enterprise 2.0

What’s Needed First? Culture Change or Enterprise 2.0 Adoption

Dan Pontefract

Do we first require an organizational culture adaptation prior to any meaningful Enterprise 2.0 Or, do Enterprise 2.0 Perhaps, if we truly want to flip the 90-9-1 phenomenon to improve employee engagement, company productivity, future innovation, etc.

The future of offices: facilitating interaction and making work fun

Ross Dawson

We can now gather immense amounts of data about people and human interactions that help us design workplaces that are highly productive. Products such as Double Robotics are allowing us to virtually visit and wander around distant offices and interact as if we were there. *

Enterprise 2.0 a bright spot for software in 2012

Dion Hinchcliffe

As some expected, the move to incorporate social media into the way enterprises get work their done has been a difficult one, yet traction increasingly appears to be at hand. Along the way, new software products continue to emerge in the Enterprise 2.0 space, continuing the variety and innovation needed to keep lift going as the industry matures into a major component of the software business

Vancouver is Home to Several ‘Social’ Rock Stars

Dan Pontefract

Although Boston, Austin and Silicon Valley are home to both companies and personalities considered to be heavyweights in the Collaboration, Enterprise 2.0, Where they take this product is anyone’s guess. ThoughtFarmer (profiled in Andrew McAfee’s Enterprise 2.0

The Social C-Suite

Dan Pontefract

To be engaged – whether for Gallup, BlessingWhite or any other HR consulting firm – is for an employee to feel a part of the organization, like she wants to go the extra mile, is willing to stay and will recommend her place of employment – and products and services – to others.

Social Learning Tools Should Not be Separate from Enterprise 2.0

Tony Karrer

Instead of looking at providing tightly coupled Social Learning Tools, they should instead be looking at how their offering can integrate or leverage Enterprise 2.0 John Ambrose in Social Learning Will Fill Enterprise 2.0’s Web 2.0

Social networks and engineering serendipity in the workplace

Ross Dawson

was that employees who ate at cafeteria tables designed for 12 were more productive than those at tables for four, thanks to more chance conversations and larger social networks. However this also increases unproductive connections, which can create a real drag on productivity.

Enterprise 2.0 a bright spot for software in 2012

Dion Hinchcliffe

As some expected, the move to incorporate social media into the way enterprises get work their done has been a difficult one, yet traction increasingly appears to be at hand. Along the way, new software products continue to emerge in the Enterprise 2.0 space, continuing the variety and innovation needed to keep lift going as the industry matures into a major component of the software business. CIO Collaboration Networking Software IT Employment

Are we addicted to the notification of notifications?

Dan Pontefract

Basex, a research firm based in America published a report in 2005 entitled, The Cost of Not Paying Attention: How Interruptions Impact Knowledge Workers Productivity. hours of productivity every day due to interruptions and distractions. addiction email enterprise 2.0

APIs are enabling an unprecedented flow of innovation

Ross Dawson

Business innovation can be applied across five domains: product or service, marketing, process, organization , and business model. Cloud Enterprise 2.0 On Tuesday I had the great pleasure and honor of doing the opening keynote at the APIDays Sydney conference, the first API ( Application Programming Interface ) conference in Australia, excellently organized by Saul Caganoff of SixTree.

Insights into effective social media policies

Ross Dawson

Staff are encouraged to use Yammer to say if they’re not happy with company products or practices. Enterprise 2.0 Social media Web 2.0

New ideas: Building the organizations of tomorrow

Ross Dawson

In a hyperconnected world any business initiative can be copied, driving ever-shorter product cycles and the imperative of innovation. Crowdsourcing Enterprise 2.0 I recently spoke at an event organised by Building the Organisation of Tomorrow , a group created by alumni of University of Technology Sydney’s Master of Business in IT Management program.

Yammer and why activity streams are a key foundation for integrated applications and organizations

Ross Dawson

In the massive convergence of enterprise social platforms that we’ve seen over the last years, one of the major emerging spaces is activity streams. Tibbr put activity streams squarely on the map, by integrating status messages from people with notifications generated by enterprise software including ERP, CRM, and HR systems. Tibbr was very well positioned to do that given Tibco’s history in providing enterprise integration middleware. Collaboration Enterprise 2.0

Is craigslist or eHarmony the Right Model for Enterprise 2.0?

Andy McAfee

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?&# So can we have both in the enterprise?

Why Do We Keep Insisting On Killing Productivity?

Luis Suarez

decided to kill my own productivity? And I am not just referring to the things we can do ourselves to avoid those productivity killers, since I am sure we all know how we could get rid of each and everyone of those!, That, right there, is already 8 hours of lost productivity!

Chief Learning Officer Job Description: Change Needed

Dan Pontefract

Learnerprise is the combination of Enterprise 2.0 and Learning 2.0 The use of emergent social software platforms as well as formal and informal competence exchange processes, between companies, partners and employees, to improve both productivity and business results.

Economic structural change is NOT industry compositional change

Ross Dawson

This is illustrated by examples such as the modular approach to manufacturing that has made Chongqing the global capital for motorcycle production, or the modularization of professional work flow led by firms such as UK’s Lovells. Enterprise 2.0

Corporate blogging: value versus risks

Ross Dawson

These ideas are developed in more detail in the chapter on Governance in my book Implementing Enterprise 2.0. This means they can go to see their clients, confident in their knowledge about products that are in development, for instance. My chapter on Key Benefits and Risks in Implementing Enterprise 2.0 expands on some of the potential benefits, including productivity, team performance, improved learning, access to expertise, and far more. Enterprise 2.0

Qantas Business Radio: why crowdsourcing will drive the future of organizations

Ross Dawson

Across all of these instances, we are seeing that those organizations that are earlier adopters of these approaches are experiencing real increases in productivity and performance. Crowdsourcing Enterprise 2.0

Reconfiguring the world of business around the customer

Ross Dawson

The esteemed JP Rangaswami , who was at the very front of creating Enterprise 2.0 at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein and is now at Salesforce.com , has just written a compelling post Thinking about the Social Enterprise , in which he distills the essence of social business. Saying what they think, about you, your products and services, their wants and needs. > Business relationships Enterprise 2.0 Future of business Uncategorized Web 2.0

8 crowd insights from 8 crowdsourcing workshops

Ross Dawson

Insight 4: IP governance can drive crowd product development. Two of the topics were Future of Intellectual Property and Future of Product Development and Innovation. The choice was undoubtedly partly driven by the economic context in Germany, which still sports a massive trade surplus driven by product excellence, yet its traditional industrial strengths are being challenged by the East. Crowdsourcing Enterprise 2.0

If I Were CEO, I’d Mandate Enterprise 2.0

Dan Pontefract

If I were a CEO, I’d mandate Enterprise 2.0 For those that are looking for a little more proof, I present to you three studies/surveys (of many) that can help one in their understanding of why Enterprise 2.0 One facet of Enterprise 2.0,

Enterprise 2.0 Has Arrived

Tony Karrer

Great article by Dion Hinchcliffe - The State of Enterprise 2.0. Increasing evidence abounds that Enterprise 2.0 adoption has begun in earnest with a typical example being Wells Fargo taking the plunge , having rolled out Enterprise 2.0 From the production side, a brand new analysis indicates that the business social software market will be nearly $1 billion strong this year and over $3.3 Lesson #2: Effective Enterprise 2.0

Hey Microsoft! Why Not Merge Outlook with SharePoint?

Dan Pontefract

For those enterprise clients and organizations who continue to use Exchange and Outlook, it begs the question … why isn’t SharePoint becoming part of both the back-end and the front-end? collaboration communication email engagement enterprise 2.0

Hey Microsoft! Why Not Merge Outlook with SharePoint?

Dan Pontefract

For those enterprise clients and organizations who continue to use Exchange and Outlook, it begs the question … why isn’t SharePoint becoming part of both the back-end and the front-end? addiction collaboration communication email engagement enterprise 2.0

I Know It When I See It

Andy McAfee

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 product?&# – are just windowdressing on products that are still essentially geared for Collaboration 1.0. The Web as a whole, and especially the Web 2.0 Few would yet consider enterprise 2.0

Learnerprise 2.0: Why Learning 2.0 & Enterprise 2.0 Should Align

Dan Pontefract

Which brings me to Learnerprise 2.0. Andrew McAfee has coined the term Enterprise 2.0 If I take this one step further, I would suggest that Learnerprise 2.0 is: the use of emergent social software platforms as well as formal and informal competence exchange processes, between companies, partners and employees, to improve both productivity and business results. Learnerprise 2.0 It will help drive the overarching premise of Enterprise 2.0,

The Enterprise 2.0 Recovery Plan

Andy McAfee

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

Study: Decentralized organizations will win, especially in challenging times

Ross Dawson

The authors, Nicholas Bloom of Stanford University, Philippe Aghion of Harvard University, Raffaella Sadun from Harvard Business School, and John Van Reenen from London School of Economics, reportedly found that: “Firms that decentralized their decision making had lower falls in their sales and faster increases in their productivity than those with a centralized structure. Business relationships Enterprise 2.0

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Snap Bird – Experimenting with Curation of Live Tweeting at Conference Events

Luis Suarez

All in all with the main premise behind all of that fun and play to figure out new methods to become more productive, effective and efficient at what I have been aiming all along: work smarter, not necessarily harder. Summit (In Paris), Congreso de Empresa 2.0

[berkman] Berkman lunch: Andrew McAfee on Enterprise 2.0

David Weinberger

Andrew McAfee, the Enterprise 2.0 “The huge shift&# is that the 2.0 To answer these questions, Andrew points to what a knowledge worker’s view of the enterprise is, from the inside. But 2.0 Another example: The 16 US intelligence agencies have installed 2.0 Is this Web 2.0 Q: [me] If you look at an enterprise as a power structure, how does this play? But people don’t need Web 2.0 Web 2.0 Web 2.0

Six steps to success in a world driven by cloud computing

Ross Dawson

The result of new work practices like these are increased efficiencies and productivity. ‘It It’s about trying to see people are being productive and engaged.’. have extraordinary business flexibility, you can move into new markets, take on new products, improve customer service, far more quickly than before,’ Dawson says. Tags: Cloud Crowdsourcing Enterprise 2.0

How Meaningful, Smarter, Freelance Work Is Redesigning the Social Enterprise

Luis Suarez

CoPs), Complexity, Enterprise 2.0 for those of us who would want to see the Social Enterprise dream come true. Hippie 2.0 IBM Knowledge Management Knowledge Tools Learning Personal KM Productivity Tools Social Enterprise

I Think I May Have Just Experienced The Future…

Luis Suarez

This week I am in Paris, to attend and moderate a couple of panels at the always enlightening and rather exciting Enterprise 2.0 General Interest Innovation Learning Life Metablogging Productivity Tools Social Enterprise Travelling

Liberate Your Company Through Employee Engagement

Luis Suarez

If there is one topic out there in the field of Social Business that has been bugging me for a long while, as perhaps one of my strongest pet peeves ever, way even before we first started using the concepts of Social Business and Enterprise 2.0,