We were lucky enough to be involved in some great projects, and maintain this archive to share some of the examples and lessons from the first phase of social business implementation work

Case studies by sector

Case Studies in Manufacturing

Nokia: Organising for Social

At the time of our engagement, Nokia was one of the world’s largest manufacturers of mobile phones, with distribution and sales in over 150 countries worldwide. They had been working on connecting its employees since the start of 2001, socialising insights and mobilising information, but was struggling to promote internal communication and collaboration, and failing… read full post

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User Adoption Strategy for Tenaris

Tenaris, a manufacturer and supplier of seamless and welded steel pipe products and provider of pipe handling, stocking and distribution services to the oil and gas, energy and mechanical industries, engaged Headshift to create an adoption strategy for its enterprise social network, based on SharePoint 2010. As a multinational company, headquartered in Argentina with plants… read full post

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Social Intranet for Global Sports Apparel Group

A leading global sports apparel and equipment manufacturing group approached Headshift to join a wider team engaged to design and implement their new Social Intranet. The technology stack had been pre-selected and the design had completed its first iteration. Headshift was engaged to design the familiarisation training that would be mandatory, as well as provide… read full post

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Oakley Social Media Strategy

Oakley Europe, manufacturers of performance equipment and lifestyle accessories including sunglasses, asked Headshift to assist them to develop a long-term strategic approach to enhancing their external social media channels, whilst also working to facilitate the transfer of relevant skills and knowledge to their internal teams. We started by conducting extensive research on key competitors &… read full post

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