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Next big innovation for Enterprise Social Software - Simplicity

The Learning Generalist

One of the things I remember reading about, early on in my enterprise 2.0/ social business journey was Andrew Mcafee's definition of what makes social software tick. As I look at how enterprise social software matures it seems to be moving away from those characteristics quite a bit. To the extent, that enterprise social software loses the edge it promised to provide. Enterprise social bloatware? Compare this to a lot of the enterprise social software you see. just need a scapegoat.

De-Siloing Social Software

Learning on the Leading Edge

Human beings are social by nature. And why shouldn’t the software that people use at work support that inherent social inclination? To date, many initial social endeavors from software providers have included a Facebook-like page through which employees can recognize, comment, or share with each other, either bolted on to another application or stand-alone, the latter requiring an annoying extra sign-on by the user. The Social Economy, 2012). But how might a social-based solution prove useful at work? Does Social Technology Impact HCM?

De-Siloing Social Software

Learning on the Leading Edge

Human beings are social by nature. And why shouldn’t the software that people use at work support that inherent social inclination? To date, many initial social endeavors from software providers have included a Facebook-like page through which employees can recognize, comment, or share with each other, either bolted on to another application or stand-alone, the latter requiring an annoying extra sign-on by the user. The Social Economy, 2012). But how might a social-based solution prove useful at work? Does Social Technology Impact HCM?

50 Posts and Articles that Made Me Think in 2011

ID Reflections

have listed them insome sort of reading order or the way they made sense to me… Social Business The future ispodular by Dave Gray PuttingEnterprise 2.0 by Bertrand Duperrin HowDigital Business Will Evolve in 2012: 6 Big Ideas by Dion Hinchcliffe Whysocial business is different - Part 1: Reusing stored collaboration by DionHinchcliffe Socialnetworks are becoming your personal operating system by Brian Solis FiveEmergent Strategies for Improving Social Business Performance by DionHinchcliffe OpenWork: Using Social Software To Make Our Work Visible Again by DionHinchcliffe WhyE2.0

More enterprise social software strategies

George Siemens

Some readers may find this useful: Eight Issues to Consider in Your Enterprise’s Internal Social Software Policy. If decisions about communication and interaction are made on legal and organizational basis, rather than innovation and idea sharing (see A threat to scientific communication ), social media is somewhat somewhat limited at the start. Unfortunately, strategies seem to lead to policies and policies risk being an impediment to innovation. respect the need to be cautious and reduce lawsuit prospects. Sometimes, however, we have to push those boundaries.

Social Learning Tools Should Not be Separate from Enterprise 2.0

Tony Karrer

With the recent launch of InGenius by SkillSoft, I believe it’s time again to raise a pretty important question: Where do Social Learning Tools belong? My contention (as expressed in LMS and Social Learning ) is that most of the vendors are getting this wrong. John Ambrose in Social Learning Will Fill Enterprise 2.0’s Empty Drums discussed part of the strategy with InGenius.

Is Multiple Activity Streams the Way Forward for Enterprise Platforms?

ID Reflections

As an enterprise community manager, I am often faced withvaried user questions and needs. Before I move on let me briefly explain how Jive --whichpowers our social platform--works. Moreover, from an enterprise context, finding relevantcontent at the point of need is of paramount importance. Nonetheless, enhancing userexperience by giving them more control to filter in what they need or filterout as the case maybe will lead to greater adoption of social businessplatforms. heavy user of TweetDeck and Hootsuite , I could identify withthe need for further granularity.

De-Siloing Social Software

Learning on the Leading Edge

Human beings are social by nature. And why shouldn’t the software that people use at work support that inherent social inclination? To date, many initial social endeavors from software providers have included a Facebook-like page through which employees can recognize, comment, or share with each other, either bolted on to another application or stand-alone, the latter requiring an annoying extra sign-on by the user. The Social Economy, 2012). But how might a social-based solution prove useful at work? Does Social Technology Impact HCM?

SharePoint is not Enterprise 2.0 or Social Networking " Skilful Minds

Skilful Minds

Thomas' post, as always, offers a unique point of view on what Enterprise 2.0 The social software stack, in particular the difference between collective understanding and collaborative understanding, frames Vander Wal's perspective. social media e-Learning 2.0 social networking twitter Tags: Collaboration Enterprise 2.0 Web 2.0 elearning 2.0

Want People to Learn? Get Them to Collaborate

Mindflash

Of all the sections in my book on critical skills learning professionals need to know now, “enterprise 2.0 That’s where enterprise 2.0 While there’s a lot of overlap between “social learning” and these enterprise 2.0 In other words, learning is the primary goal of social learning, whereas it’s a by-product of enterprise 2.0

Connected Learning in the Workplace: the next generation of learning practices

Jane Hart

A recent article in Wired Magazine, Collaboration and Conversation: The next generation of working practices summarises it nicely “Today’s enterprises are seeing and experiencing the value of both social software and cloud-based content collaboration systems. Social learning By connecting people and giving them the means to discuss, unlock and increase knowledge sharing across the workforce, these services [.].

Our Member Forum On Enterprise Social Software

Learning on the Leading Edge

Last week I had the pleasure of talking about the realities of social software and social networking in the enterprise with a group our member companies, including Sun Microsystems, Xerox, Glaxo Smith Kline, Cornerstone OnDemand and SkillSoft. You might be tempted to think, based on the composition of that list, that this was a conversation between a group of early adopters – pioneer organizations in uses of social software in the enterprise. The group was in agreement that anonymity has no place in corporate social networks.

Our Member Forum On Enterprise Social Software

Learning on the Leading Edge

Last week I had the pleasure of talking about the realities of social software and social networking in the enterprise with a group our member companies, including Sun Microsystems, Xerox, Glaxo Smith Kline, Cornerstone OnDemand and SkillSoft. You might be tempted to think, based on the composition of that list, that this was a conversation between a group of early adopters – pioneer organizations in uses of social software in the enterprise. The group was in agreement that anonymity has no place in corporate social networks.

Our Member Forum On Enterprise Social Software

Learning on the Leading Edge

Last week I had the pleasure of talking about the realities of social software and social networking in the enterprise with a group our member companies, including Sun Microsystems, Xerox, Glaxo Smith Kline, Cornerstone OnDemand and SkillSoft. You might be tempted to think, based on the composition of that list, that this was a conversation between a group of early adopters – pioneer organizations in uses of social software in the enterprise. The group was in agreement that anonymity has no place in corporate social networks.

Experimenting with Social Software Just Got Easier

Learning on the Leading Edge

Here is some potentially welcome news for any individual training departments out there (or small businesses) who have considered diving into enterprise social software for social and collaborative learning or otherwise, but have held off so far due to financial contraints. Figure 1: Social Calc. No strings attached. Source: SocialText, 2009. David.

Experimenting with Social Software Just Got Easier

Learning on the Leading Edge

Here is some potentially welcome news for any individual training departments out there (or small businesses) who have considered diving into enterprise social software for social and collaborative learning or otherwise, but have held off so far due to financial contraints. Figure 1: Social Calc. No strings attached. Source: SocialText, 2009. David.

Learning Theory - Enterprise 2.0 - Social Software - eLearning Learning Weekly Hot List

eLearning Learning Posts

We will be publishing this kind of hot list each week and doing monthly and other summaries here using the social filtering mechanisms of Browse My Stuff. The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. SharePoint vs. Social Media - Engaged Learning , June 22, 2009. Using Social Signals to Find Top eLearning Resources - eLearning Technology , June 24, 2009. The following are the top other items based on social signals. Measurement & ROI for Social & Network Learning , June 18, 2009. Enterprise 2.0 (8).

Social Learning, Collaboration, and Team Identity

Skilful Minds

Its focus was on the importance of social software applications in the Enterprise to the ability of distributed project team members to recognize who is on their team at any point in time, and who isn't. Recently, Mortensen continued researching the topic by studying 39 officially defined software and product development teams. Learning Experience Social Networks Web 2.0 e-Learning 2.0 social business design awareness Dachis Group distributed work empathy Internet Time Alliance shared experience social learning team identity twitter wiki

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Abstracts and Enterprise 2.0

Clive on Learning

I was recently given a copy of Andrew McAfee’s Enterprise 2.0 Anyway, I know what the key benefits are of employing ‘emergent social software platforms' within the firewall, how to counter the most common objections, and how to make a success of implementation. Harvard Business Press, 2009) by Martin Baker from LM Matters. I sat down to skim read it on the train – the one hour trip from London to Brighton is usually enough. I was delighted when I opened the cover to find that the job had been done for me in the form of a five-page summary produced by getAbstract.

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 In these and other ways, such as the growing collection of success stories , Enterprise 2.0 Lesson #2: Effective Enterprise 2.0 and social media.

On the Roots of Social Computing

Skilful Minds

I recently received an invitation from Mads Soegaard, Editor-in-Chief at Interaction-Design.org to offer those who read this blog an early view of a new chapter on Social Computing in their encyclopedia. I’m a little late on this writing for you to get a pre-publication view of the chapter but I wanted to make sure and point it out for [.]. Enterprise 2.0 Innovation Social Business Design Web 2.0 Experience Design IBM Mads Soegaard Rob Kling social business social computing Social Media social network social software

Sun Microsystems Uses Open Source and Enterprise Social Software to Build YouTube-Like Portal for Social Learning

Learning on the Leading Edge

By thoughtfully implementing a social learning environment called Sun Learning eXchange (SLX), the training function found an effective way to "do more with less." Enterprise Social Software is changing the face of corporate learning. Tags: collaboration Learning Culture Learning on Demand social networking If you are looking for a real-world example of what's possible when a corporate learning function decides to make formalizing informal learning a centerpiece of its strategy, look no further than Sun Microsystems. " What Did They Do?

Sun Microsystems Uses Open Source and Enterprise Social Software to Build YouTube-Like Portal for Social Learning

Learning on the Leading Edge

By thoughtfully implementing a social learning environment called Sun Learning eXchange (SLX), the training function found an effective way to "do more with less." Enterprise Social Software is changing the face of corporate learning. Tags: collaboration Learning Culture Learning on Demand social networking If you are looking for a real-world example of what's possible when a corporate learning function decides to make formalizing informal learning a centerpiece of its strategy, look no further than Sun Microsystems. " What Did They Do?

Sun Microsystems Uses Open Source and Enterprise Social Software to Build YouTube-Like Portal for Social Learning

Learning on the Leading Edge

By thoughtfully implementing a social learning environment called Sun Learning eXchange (SLX), the training function found an effective way to "do more with less." Enterprise Social Software is changing the face of corporate learning. Tags: collaboration Learning Culture Learning on Demand social networking If you are looking for a real-world example of what's possible when a corporate learning function decides to make formalizing informal learning a centerpiece of its strategy, look no further than Sun Microsystems. " What Did They Do?

Sun Microsystems Uses Open Source and Enterprise Social Software to Build YouTube-Like Portal for Social Learning

Learning on the Leading Edge

By thoughtfully implementing a social learning environment called Sun Learning eXchange (SLX), the training function found an effective way to "do more with less." Enterprise Social Software is changing the face of corporate learning. Tags: collaboration Learning Culture Learning on Demand social networking If you are looking for a real-world example of what's possible when a corporate learning function decides to make formalizing informal learning a centerpiece of its strategy, look no further than Sun Microsystems. " What Did They Do?

Is Enterprise 2.0 a crock?

Jay Cross

Yesterday I attended the Enterprise 2.0 Next up was a panel session entitled “Is Enterprise 2.0 a Crock?,&# hosted by Information Week’s David Berlind. None of them thought Enterprise 2.0 The panel addressed Enterprise 2.0’s Booz is employing enterprise 2.0 to make business processes better, faster, and cheaper through bottom-up change.

Lurking is Not a Static State

ID Reflections

have recently taken on enterprise community facilitation and was curious to see how people are interacting on our enterprise collaboration platform. This is especially true of communities in enterprises. At this point, I also "serendipitous-ly" stumbled upon a couple of conversations recently that touched upon lurking (this is why I love social media). Not really.

Enterprise Social Learning Needs Porous Walls

The Learning Generalist

These questions led me to think that there's perhaps a few fundamental realities that we're missing with the whole enterprise social learning practice. This explains the low uptake of enterprise intranets. Having said this, I believe it's a mistake to create parallel social universes in the enterprise. For example, a lot of enterprise 2.0 What do you think?

Empathy and Collaboration in Social Business Design

Skilful Minds

Advocates of Enterprise 2.0 sometimes make the fundamental mistake of arguing that collaboration is really only about achieving goals, leaving the implication that incorporating social software into the workflow of organizations is sufficient. social media Dachis Group social business design social network Tags: Brands Change Management Collaboration Customer Experience Enterprise 2.0 To get to the main point quickly, let's do what few people offering thoughts about collaboration actually do. Let's explicitly discuss what it is.

How to Stay on Top of Training Demand? Know the Alternatives

Mindflash

Organizations of all sizes are moving so fast, that as soon as we finish learning something new about products, customers, a change in the competitive landscape, or how to use a new software system, something new comes along to replace it. However, there must be a better way, so we reach for alternatives to training, such as knowledge management, performance support, enterprise 2.0, collaboration, and/or social learning. We Enterprise 2.0 : Enterprise 2.0 is the strategic integration of Web 2.0 technologies Enterprise 2.0 Most enterprise 2.0

Social Media Adoption in the Enterprise

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Attended session by Josh Scribner, Social Software Advocate at IBM, who champions the adoption of Web 2.0, new media, and emerging multimedia technologies within IBM. Josh architects IBM virtual worlds, teaches around the company and advises on technology adoption. Check out Josh’s presentation on Identity Management for IBMers on Facebook : [link] The cool graphic on the title slide was created using " Wordle ", a tool for generating graphic word clouds - [link

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Collaboration - Storyboard - Enterprise 2.0 - eLearning Hot List

eLearning Learning Posts

The following are the top posts from featured sources based on social signals. Social Learning Adoption Success: First Steps? The following are the top other items based on social signals. The secret sauce to successful Enterprise 2.0 Enterprise 2.0 (8). Social Software (7). Enterprise (14). eLearning Learning Hot List. June 26, 2009 to July 3, 2009. Top Posts. New skills for learning professionals - Informal Learning , July 1, 2009. Long Tail Blogging is Dying? eLearning Technology , July 2, 2009. The Corporate Moodle: A Tipping Point?

Meet the Team Part 3: Simon Birt, VP of Global Business Development

eFront

My name is Simon Birt, and my background is in technology and business development, and more specifically the application of these into the enterprise space (large and medium-sized businesses). eFrontPro is a unique platform because it addresses formal and informal learning needs in an Enterprise Deployment Model (Private Cloud). Could you please introduce yourself for our readers?

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