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 with a socialbusiness theme

Social layering can help bring IT and the business together

Social layering in technology platforms is key to enabling future enterprise app stores and a simpler, richer experience for users.

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The debate about pilot projects in social business

The debate about pilots vs full implementation raises some interesting issues about what is required to make social business technology work in large organisations.

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Social on the Outside needs Social Business on the Inside

Video of the talk I planned to give at Social Business Edge in New York, April 19, 2010.

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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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Social business case studies from the future

Details of our mini project to gather case studies from the future for our social business summit on March 18

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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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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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Leadership is not obsolete in the networked world

New forms of leadership are emerging in the networked world of Twenty-First Century companies, and traditional leadership skills are by no means obsolete, although they may be expressed differently

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A tale of two E20 cities – from San Francisco to Frankfurt

The E20 baton has been handed over from the San Francisco conference to the Frankfurt 20 Summit, and I hope we are in for a good event that focuses more on practice than semantics and definitions

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