What Universities Must Learn About Social Networks

Jay Cross

The social business bandwagon has arrived and companies are installing Chatter, Jive, Connections, Socialcast, Yammer, Socialtext, Sharepoint, HootSuite, and more to replace outmoded intranets and improve the way they transact business. New levels of business agility and faster cycle times. Student and faculty privacy are sacrosanct. We’re amazed when we find elegant software written by faculty that misses something so fundamental as privacy protection.