Yammer

Jay Cross

Yammer is like a private Twitter. Instead of Twitter’s question, “What are you doing?&# , Yammer asks “What are you working on?&#. Yammer also serves as a company directory in which every employee has a profile and as a knowledge base where past conversations can be easily accessed and referenced. Anyone in a company can start their Yammer network and begin inviting colleagues. The basic Yammer service is free.

Business or Pleasure? - why not both: Yammer overstretches - and.

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Saturday, 5 June 2010 Yammer overstretches - and breaks I have been using Yammer for almost a year now together with almost 8,000 colleagues from Capgemini , and its a wonderful way to share anything with your colleagues. Business or Pleasure? -

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Musing about Yammer and Sharepoint

Euen Semple

I know this will come as a shock to many of you - to hear me expressing an opinion about technology and on top of that recommending a Microsoft solution - but it occurred to me that the combination of Yammer and Sharepoint might just be the best thing for people trying to make social happen in their businesses. . In contrast Yammer and Sharepoint make sense for a couple of big reasons.

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Internet Time Blog » yammer

Jay Cross

Pick of the Month: June 2012 – Informal learning, Yammer, collab platforms, change, and keep learning

Jane Hart

2 – Yammer and social collaboration platforms. The acquisition of Yammer by Microsoft was big news last month. June is now over – and for us here in the UK it’s been one of the wettest Junes since records began!

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Enterprise microblogging: measuring true value "is relative"

Martijn Linssen

why not both Home About Contact Friday, 14 January 2011 Enterprise microblogging: measuring true value "is relative" Yammer announced a new feature yesterday : Leaderboards Leaderboards gives users access to statistics about their network activity. Business or Pleasure? -

The MWL (Modern Workplace Learning) Association

Jane Hart

Membership of the MWL Association includes: access to the private Yammer network hosted by Jane Hart for ongoing […].

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Using your Enterprise Social Network for Social Workplace Learning

Jane Hart

Online workshop takes place 14 July – 15 August 2014 Many organisations have now adopted an Enterprise Social Network (ESN) like Yammer, Jive, Socialcast or Chatter to provided the infrastructure for collaborative working in the business.

Key social learning resources: Part 11 #sociallearning

Jane Hart

1 – First of all my Social Learning Community hosted on Yammer is still going strong – now with nearly 1,000 members. Recently Yammer announced new social features.

Enabling and supporting workplace learning on your Enterprise Social Network

Jane Hart

Next public online workshop takes place 29 September – 31 October 2014 Many organisations have now adopted an Enterprise Social Network like Yammer, Jive, Socialcast of Chatter to underpin collaborative working int he organisation.

Using an ESN for social learning (upcoming social online workshop)

Jane Hart

Next public online workshop runs: 12 OCTOBER – 6 NOVEMBER 2015 Many organisations have now adopted an Enterprise Social Network (ESN) like Yammer, Jive, Socialcast of Chatter to underpin collaborative working in the organisation. However, the ESN also offers a big new opportunity for L&D, because by integrating their own training initiatives in the very […]. Social learning

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Using an ESN for social learning (upcoming social online workshop)

Jane Hart

Next public online workshop runs: 12 OCTOBER – 6 NOVEMBER 2015 Many organisations have now adopted an Enterprise Social Network (ESN) like Yammer, Jive, Socialcast of Chatter to underpin collaborative working in the organisation. However, the ESN also offers a big new opportunity for L&D, because by integrating their own training initiatives in the very […]. Social learning

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The MWL (Modern Workplace Learning) Association

Jane Hart

Membership of the MWL Association includes: access to the private Yammer network hosted by Jane Hart for ongoing […]. The MWL (Modern Workplace Learning) Association is intended for workplace learning practitioners who want to discuss the concepts and ideas behind my Modern Workplace Learning book, as well as share their ideas, thoughts and experiences with others.

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Cooperation in the networked workplace

Harold Jarche

Yammer is one such platform, and Jared Spataro , at the Microsoft Office Division, has this to say about Yammer’s place in their business model: What should I do? Yammer or the SharePoint newsfeed?” ” My answer has been clear: Go Yammer!

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Jane’s Top 10 Tools for Learning 2016

Jane Hart

I use YAMMER to host the online workshops I run – as it is all about the social experience. On Friday 23rd September, voting closes in the 10th Annual Survey of Learning Tool – so it’s not too late to vote!

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Social tools or tools that are social?

Harold Jarche

But even Microsoft is offering a separate collaboration platform, Yammer, in support of Office365. As Microsoft moves its services to the cloud and starts combining SharePoint, Yammer and Office 365, we still don’t really know what this all will look like by the end of 2013.

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Enterprise 2.0, Finally?

Andy McAfee

Facebook’s recent announcement that it’s readying a version of its social software for workplaces got me thinking about Enterprise 2.0, a topic I used to think a great deal about.

Enterprise 2.0, Finally?

Andy McAfee

Facebook’s recent announcement that it’s readying a version of its social software for workplaces got me thinking about Enterprise 2.0, a topic I used to think a great deal about.

Compulsory viewing: A CEO perspective on the business value of internal social networks

Ross Dawson

Shortly after Forrester announced that Deloitte Australia’s Yammer network had won its 2011 Forrester Groundswell award in the category of Collaboration Systems. Half of their 5,000 staff are on Yammer, with 150 conversations a day.

Using social media to track and drive organizational success metrics

Ross Dawson

Deloitte’s success with enterprise micro-blog Yammer led to Yammer asking Deloitte if they could create a case study. In that process Deloitte correlated Yammer usage with staff information. One discovery was that staff turnover of active Yammer users was 2%, substantially below the company average. Deloitte also use Yammer as inputs to organizational network analysis , allowing them to identify the network hubs and knowledge brokers across the firm.

Moron Facebook

Martijn Linssen

Yammer does a good job at this, but if you spend all your time on Yammer – chances are you are not getting work done. Unless your job is to increase Yammer adoption. Actually, I mean “More on Facebook,” but as I was once accused of using fancy headlines to draw clicks (to this site with no advertising), I thought I would play the part and see if that behavior makes any difference. Tongue is firmly encheeked. Also, this isn’t about Facebook at all.

From hierarchies to wirearchies

Harold Jarche

For example, here is how Yammer builds its products, according to Kris Gale, VP of Engineering: Yammer’s biggest rule of thumb is 2 to 10 people, 2 to 10 weeks – which means they generally don’t do projects that are larger or more complicated. Each project at Yammer is a probe.

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Twitter Digest for 2011-05-24

Jane Hart

Yammer keyboard shortcuts [link] #. Tweet. 100 people already signed up for “30 ways to use social media to work & learn smarter&# starts 30 May [link] # lrnchat #astd2011 #. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] ? Top stories today via @ tloh @audioswhite @ sahana2802 @marksandspencer #. The state of learning in the workplace today [link] # altwebinar #astd2011 # lrnchat #. RT @ WebWorkerDaily : PBworks Gets a Better Interface for Improved Collaboration [link] #.

Online Community Management (Workshop)

Jane Hart

It is a social experience hosted in a private Yammer group. Next public online workshop runs: 30 MAY – 24 JUNE. Setting up and running an online community takes time and effort. In this online workshop we look at how to support the planning, launch and running of an online community.

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The Modern Workplace Learning Challenge

Jane Hart

It is a social experience hosted in a private Yammer group. I think it is both an effective (and enjoyable) structure and I learned a huge amount by completing the weekly Challenge activities and by learning with others on Yammer. Challenge Road Sign with dramatic clouds and sky.

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Vote for your favorite learning tool

Jay Cross

Discussion groups (Yammer, Socialcast, Google Groups, Yahoo Groups, Skype chats, etc.). It’s time to vote for your ten favorite learning tools. Jane Hart started this poll five years ago. I was the first participant. . Now more than a half million people check out the results.

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My Twitter Weekly Links Digest for 2011-08-14

Jane Hart

Turn Up Engagement With A Yammer Treasure Hunt! link] via @ Yammer #. Education at its very best – Brighton rocks! link] #. Those hard soft-skills [link] by@hjarche #. RT @ CommonCraft : In case you missed it: We are now a video subscription service for educators and businesses: [link] #. Google Plus vs Facebook infographic [link] #. It’s about networks [link] by @ hjarche #. elearn Magazine: The Oxford Union Debate on Informal Learning, Style or Substance?: link] #.

Organising Modern Learning & Networking Events

Jane Hart

It is a social experience hosted in a private Yammer group. Next public social online workshop runs: 1 – 26 August 2016.

Ridiculous research findings on informal learning

Jay Cross

It’s hard to imagine informal learning not going along for the ride when a company embraces Jive or Chatter or Yammer or Socialcast or similar networking environments. An analyst reports that her company’s research finds that only 30% of U.S.

Modernising Classroom Training through Technology (Online Workshop)

Jane Hart

It is a social experience hosted in a private Yammer group. Next public social online workshop runs: 15 February – 11 March 2016. It is clear that many people find traditional classroom training approaches out of date and frustrating.

Using social media for onboarding

Harold Jarche

Any initial mistakes were corrected and now these FAQ are on a Yammer page for easy access. Using social media (Yammer) for peer to peer learning, completely eliminated the need for any formal training of the sales force.

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Supporting social learning in the workplace (online workshop)

Jane Hart

It is a guided social learning experience hosted in a private Yammer group. NEXT WORKSHOP RUNS: 29 FEBRUARY – 25 MARCH 2016. Social learning is not a new concept or a new term; we’ve always learned socially – from our parents, siblings, friends and from our colleagues at work.

Twitter Digest for 2011-05-18

Jane Hart

Top stories today via @ bbc_magazine @briandusablon @ yammer @gautamghosh #. Tweet. 30 ways to use social media to work and learn smarter, begins 30 May [link] Over 30 participants signed up already #. Teaching methods: An alternative vote | The Economist [link] #. There are now over 200 members in Share&Learn. Come and join us [link] #. The C4LPT Daily is out! link] ? via @ alc47 The first is always the hardest – but tips the scales to a new standard [link] <Thx Nic #.

The role of the Personal Learning Advisor: supporting everyday workplace learning

Jane Hart

It is a social experience hosted in a private Yammer group. Next public online workshop runs: 4 – 29 APRIL 2016. This 4-week workshop introduces you to some of the key ways to promote and support personal learning in the workplace, as a Personal Learning Advisor.

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Curating & coordinating learning opportunities for the workplace

Jane Hart

It is a social experience hosted in a private Yammer group. Next public online workshop runs: 6 JUNE – 1 JULY 2016. It is no longer necessary or even possible to create everything your people need, so this 4-week online workshop considers a number of different ways to provide a wider set of learning opportunities in the workplace – through curation and coordination of internal and external content and people. Agenda. Curation: the why, what and how.

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Supporting Everyday Workplace Learning

Jane Hart

It is a social experience hosted in a private Yammer group. Next public online workshop runs: 19 SEPTEMBER – 11 NOVEMBER 2016. This 8-week workshop introduces you to some of the key ways to promote and support personal and team learning in the workplace.

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Organising Modern Learning & Networking Events

Jane Hart

It is a social experience hosted in a private Yammer group. Next public social online workshop runs: 1 – 26 August 2016.

Empowering Employee-Led Learning (Online Workshop)

Jane Hart

It is a social experience hosted in a private Yammer group. Public Workshop runs 30 January – 24 February 2017. includes free place on Intro to MWL workshop. 16 – 27 January 2017].

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Open Jobs, Open Net

Harold Jarche

… but a majority of those using Yammer are more engaged – again via @donnyo. 66 percent of surveyed users say they feel more engaged at their company because of Yammer. Tweet Here are some of the observations and insights that were shared via Twitter this past week.

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Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles

Tony Karrer

In a recent conversation, I was asked what I thought about twitter as a learning tool. Over the course of the past few years I’ve moved from saying “I don’t get it” – to feeling like it’s a good addition to my Learning Tool Set. But I also think that there’s a lot more help now around how to make effective use of Twitter as a learning tool. I thought it would be worthwhile to pull together these resources.