Social Business is a business Model.
“Without trying to play the endless game of defining social business (even if I have the nice impression that the definition contest that happened for enterprise 2.0 is not happening in this field), it’s interesting to know in which category the concept falls in. An enterprise philosophy ? A management theory ? A marketing concept ? It’s easy to understand that it will be seen differently depending the box it fits in.”
The Digital Workplace : it’s an human experience above all
“Don’t mix things up. The Digital Workplace is the digitalized work environment, that’s not only a remote work approach which is too simplistic. That’s about working where we are, where we want, when we have to. From home, in transport facilities, coworking spaces, third places.”
Social Tools, Social Workplace?
“Nearly half of employees report that social tools at work help increase their productivity, but more than 30 percent of companies underestimate the value of these tools and often restrict their use, according to new Microsoft research.”
Olivier Berard – Time2change2: Productivité et usages sociaux en entreprise : Etude Microsoft
“Microsoft a publié une enquête après avoir interrogé près de 10 000 personnes dans des organisations d’au minimum 100 employés (58% sont des organisations de plus de 1000 salariés sur ensemble du globe reparti de façon égale) afin de connaitre l’utilisation des outils sociaux en entreprise. “
Finding And Harnessing Your Internal Influencers
“The use of social media inside an organisation is more commonly being referred to as social business. In many of the workshops I have lead lately, one of the most common discussion points has been what about the people in our organisation that will never tweet or blog. The question is always asked, how can we enlist them using social inside the company?”
10 Social Business Leaders For 2013 – Social Business – Strategy –
“Here is the rest of the top 10 list, with details about each honoree on the pages that follow.”
State Street: Social Business Leader Of 2013 – Social Business –
“In June 2012, the global financial firm State Street Corp. introduced an “innovation rally” on its enterprise social network, and the response proved explosive.”
Enterprise Social Networks: Must-Have Features Guide —
“No matter what you use or how you integrate it, there are some basic things that you must have when implementing social-focused tools in the workplace.”
How Humana got 26,000 employees to use an internal social network | CITEworld
“When Louisville-based health insurer Humana set out to build an enterprise social network, like all companies, they saw the advantages inherent in this technology such as flattening hierarchies, solving problems quickly, encouraging innovation and building esprit de corps.
But like all organizations they also knew that simply providing a tool for social interaction was not enough. It required nurturing and monitoring. Three years in, their internal social network is thriving — and you could learn a lot from their story.”
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