Blogging was where we began, and how we built our company so we have preserved this archive to show how our thinking developed over a decade of developing the use of social technology inside organisations


Posts categorised as Corporate

Social Business Summit London roundup

Two down and one to go in our global series of social business summits… here is a roundup of the London event

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Enterprise 2.0 Case Studies

While some people are still arguing about the terminology andimportance of enterprise20, social media or social business design,others are busy applying the concepts and ideas behind these labelsre-thinking the way organisations operate. Evidence? Plenty! Take a look what members of the Adoption 2.0 Council are working on or visit the website or Jakob Morgan’s… read full post

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Researching Enterprise 2.0 in the EU

Enterprise 2.0 tools, platforms and services have the potential tomake companies more agile and competitive, reducing IT costs whilsthumanising business processes and structures. They represent animportant shift in the way that people in organisations work. Insteadof centralised, one-size-fits-all applications that emphasise processover people, enterprise 2.0 gives people the ability to collaborateflexibly around information and knowledge… read full post

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Review of the BBC’s New Social Networking Guidelines

My former employer, the BBC, has issued new guidelines for the official use of third party social networking and micro-blogging services. The new guidelines should not be confused with the guidelines issued several years ago on the personal use of blogging and social networking sites by BBC staff but instead are intended to cover official,… read full post

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Unlocking social media ROI through business transformation

Last night I attended one of the Social Media Week events, Show Me the Money: Where’s the ROI in Social Media?, a panel discussion organised by Chinwag and hosted by Sun. The discussion, chaired by Andrew Gerrard, included Robin Grant from We Are Social, Luke Brynley-Jones of Our Social Times, Marshal Manson from Edelman, Mark Rogers… read full post

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Taking Social Business on the Road

Here are some of the key events for 2010, where we will try to talk to as many people as possible to challenge our ideas, test our hypotheses and fill the gaps in our thinking around social business design.

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Social tools for internal communications

This year is all about a practical focus on mainstreaming social tools inside the firewall, and here are a couple of events to get you started

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How to get started blogging

I’m frequently asked, by our clients as well as the MA Journalism students I occasionally teach as part of my role as a Visiting Journalism Fellow at City University, for tips on how to get started blogging. As someone who has several successful blogs of my own, and having developed a blog training course in… read full post

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Announcing the Social Business Summit, Europe: London, March 18, 2010

On March 18, SOMESSO and Headshift/Dachis Group will host Europe’s first Social Business Summit; an invitation-only event in the city of London, which is aimed at business and technology thought leaders interested in the future of social business design.

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Creating customer communities

Anyone who follows my movements online will have noticed that I’ve been rather quiet recently. This is because I have, for the past month or so, been part of a Headshift team, which at various times drew upon the experience and skills of more than ten people, working to deliver a piece of strategic consultancy… read full post

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