Social business is a real buzzword, but what does it mean, and will it impact your business or organization? In organizations there is often confusion between terms such as Knowledge Management, Document Management, Social networking or communications (Lync, Yammer etc) and more recently Social Business or Social Collaboration. Whilst preparing for a presentation on using Social business tools, I came across this excellent blog … [Read more...] about The Role of Social Collaboration in Knowledge & Document Management #socialbiz
As we move into a world where "social" is put on every HR and marketing strategy, much like "i" has been put on technology, are we at a risk of over complicating and confusing people. We are in the early hours of a new revolution, and I fear that many people are using what they consider to be "cool" or "sexy" titles rather than describing what is happening Social - It's not the emperors new clothes There really is a sea change happening in the way we communicate - and this tide cannot … [Read more...] about Social Media and Social Business – what do we mean?
View the story "#socatwalk" on Storify #socatwalk Time-line from the #socatwalk event at marketing Week Live. the event was run by Collaboration matters. Taking Social Media & using it as a tool for and with Social Business tools & strategies. #twitter #IBM #socialbiz #rapidbi Storified by Mike Morrison · Tue, Jul 03 2012 04:15:05 RT @marie_wallace: The Future of #Retail | Marie's Ramblings & Ruminations http://bit.ly/Lh2PnG #socatwalk #ibmsocialbiz #ibmcnx #socbiz … [Read more...] about socatwalk – a collaboration story of social media into social business
Social media & social business in small enterprises One of the major changes under way in very large and global businesses is the adoption of collaboration tools. Often these are social media based software tools which allow people from different business units or divisions to collaborate with others. In an organisation which is not in competition with other divisions this makes sense, but what about small businesses? Many of us in “micro businesses” collaborate on projects and … [Read more...] about Social media & social business in small enterprises
How to get 1000s of followers on Twitter So just how to get 1000s of followers on Twitter.. quickly? Well maybe you can't - at least not in the way you are expecting or many spammers will have you believe is possible. One of the ways that smaller (and big) business can attract customers is through social media. Twitter for a variety of reasons has become very popular. A short lesson from history about twitter In the past when we wanted to market we needed mailing lists of thousands or … [Read more...] about How to get 1000s of followers on Twitter
Social technology is THE productivity tool Social media has changed the way many of us communicate, engage and collaborate, yet to many organizations "social media" is a dirty word. With many employers believing social media to be Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, IT departments all over are increasingly blocking employee access to these sites. The simple reality is that organizations cannot stop staff from using social media, all they can do is help employees find increasingly innovative ways … [Read more...] about Farewell Social Media – Hello Social Business
10 reasons why I won't connect to you on LinkedIn Connect to you on LinkedIn - well that depends... LinkedIn has become THE connection and networking tool. It easily allows members (for free) to connect with people they know, share ideas, thoughts and of course look for new employment opportunities. The principle is simple, if you know someone then invite them to connect… it's as simple as that. Or is it? Do people connect to you on LinkedIn, why? When I first joined LinkedIn I would … [Read more...] about 10 reasons I won’t connect to you on LinkedIn
Social Media – the power of communications using internal & external talent Social business is born and its all change for Human Resources, marketing, communication, engagement,talent management... At one level or another we have all been impacted by some form of social media, LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Forums, Blogs, Yammer, Sametime, MSN etc. Over the last few months we have seen the Arab Spring, and many other changes to the society in which we live. On a day to day basis it is not … [Read more...] about Social Media, Talent Management & Communications #cipd11