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.

The Top 100 Tools for Learning 2012 list is revealed

Jane Hart

Although security and privacy concerns are preventing many organisations from making significant use of public social media tools, there does appear to be an increased interest this year in enterprise social networking and collaboration tools (viz Yammer and Sharepoint ).

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Will chat replace email? Slack thinks so.

Obsidian Learning

As Manjoo notes, some have expressed privacy concerns over Slack’s ability to archive employee chats. For example, a major oil and gas company uses Yammer for discussions during a webinar and as a “find the expert” tool (using Yammer profiles).

Open Office, Work Culture, and Productivity

The Performance Improvement Blog

Jason Feifer: I witness an inability to concentrate, lack of privacy, and absent sense of ownership--which is a problem given that I occupy this space for the bulk of my waking hours.

ASTD #TK11 – Opening Keynote Kara Swisher

Learning Visions

Yammer, Socialcast, Jive, etc. Once people can’t be anonymous, they stop saying bad/dumb things…) Privacy? These are my live blogged notes… Kara Swisher – All Things Digital What is happening now in Silicon Valley is a quantum leap – changing industries. 5 issues you need to be aware of (if you’re involved in delivery of information): Social Computers have traditionally been hard to use… Google is like giant yellow pages.

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The Smart Worker : relies on a trusted network of friends and colleagues

Jane Hart

And by that I don’t mean heavy-handed social media policies, but advice on privacy settings and common sense guidelines on having discussions in a public space. Tweet.

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Social Learning Tools Should Not be Separate from Enterprise 2.0

Tony Karrer

This could be: SharePoint, Yammer, Confluence, etc. 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? Should they be coupled with your LMS or other learning-specific tools?

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Although Edublogs seems focused on academia, its also ideal for other types of organizations due to its centralized control, privacy options, security features, custom branding and support. Yammer.

(Webinar) Getting Started With Social: Why Learning and Development Struggles With Social Media, and How to Fix It

Bottom-Line Performance

What about privacy concerns? Why a weekly (or monthly) Twitter or Yammer chat might be the single best way to get your team used to learning and sharing on social media.

(Webinar) Getting Started With Social: Why Learning and Development Struggles With Social Media, and How to Fix It

Bottom-Line Performance

What about privacy concerns? Why a weekly (or monthly) Twitter or Yammer chat might be the single best way to get your team used to learning and sharing on social media.

The Digital(K): Friend or Foe?

Learning Wire

Often, we are faced with questions such as: Should I write an email or use Yammer? Proximity, privacy, and permission. In her research, Professor Fayard considered the three factors of proximity, privacy and permission. Communication.

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. Student and faculty privacy are sacrosanct.

eLearning Cyclops: Cool Tools to Liven Up The Classroom

eLearning Cyclops

Privacy Policy. Twitter Yammer Storify (create stories using social media) Video - Create your own video and post it, find relevant videos already out there, and/or get your learners to make and share their own video. eLearning Cyclops. My insights on elearning and mlearning. Pages. Free eLearning. Cloud Apps. About Me. Monday, June 20, 2011. Cool Tools to Liven Up The Classroom. I just read an article in T&D Magazine titled "Beef Up Your Training Toolbox with Web Tool."

Working Smarter, March 2012

Jay Cross

Yammer and why activity streams are a key foundation for integrated applications and organizations - Ross Dawson , March 26, 2012. Clothing is a privacy system - Doc Searls , March 15, 2012. March 1, 2012 to March 30, 2012.

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Enterprise Mobile Learning 2011 - Year in Review

mLearning Trends

a.k.a. How On Target Were My 2011 Predictions? It’s time once again to take stock of what happened in enterprise mobile learning and see if any of my 2011 predictions hit their intended targets.

63 Great eLearning Posts and Hottest Topics for November 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

It’s YOUR Privacy: Own It - Bozarthzone , November 13, 2010We’re lucky to live near the fabulous Durham Bulls Athletic Park. FACEBOOK privacy issues. Twitter & Yammer), file sharing (e.g., Great content again this month. And I feel honored that social signals came in granting my post on eLearning Strategy top spot. But I’m always more interested in finding great posts that I may have missed.