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

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Case Studies with a use cases theme

Participle ‘Life’ Social Platform

Participle is a UK social enterprise, which aims to transform the way public services are designed and delivered to individuals and communities. In 2008, they started a programme called ‘Life’ to support and empower families in chronic crisis, helping them to develop their capabilities and build the type of lives they wanted to lead. Participle… 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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International Healthcare Provider Social Platform Review

Headshift worked with a leading international private healthcare provider on a project aimed at driving adoption of their existing internal social platform across business-critical functions. The project also aimed to help the organisation get increased returns from their investment in social business software. The big question to address was whether the community could become a… read full post

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Platform Adoption for Multinational Engineering Firm

A German multinational engineering and electronics company was looking to drive the successful roll-out of their new collaboration platform across the organisation, as well as encourage new ways of working across pilot communities and the wider business, in order to achieve the desired transformation that would have a significant impact on how its associates communicate,… read full post

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Bombardier Transportation: Social Business Strategy Alignment

Bombardier Transportation (BT), one of world’s largest rail equipment manufacturers and service providers, approached Headshift with the task of exploring opportunities for social technologies in the organisation. The specific objectives of the project were to align the social business strategy to core objectives such as to drive business growth, improve internal processes and drive innovation…. read full post

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