Participate in the 4th Global Intranet Strategies Survey

As every year, Jane McConnell is working on her yearly survey about intranet Strategies. A survey that is eagerly-expected because of the high quality of her works. You can still participate until August 31st. The 4th...

The enterprise and the web

Finally, many current debates are about the enterprises' ability to understand, master and harness the web, internally. This may seem trivial because purely technological and being about competences that are much lighter that those...

Social Media needs a better signal to noise ratio : discovering Microplaza

Information is key for efficient business operations. The way it circulates must be facilitated and fluidified? Everything may be very valuable at a given moment for a given person while being useless for anybody...

What perimeter for and enterprise social network

Maybe you remember of my posts about external networks and the relevance of enterprise 2.0 logics for SMBs. In both case the underlying issue whas about the perimeter of those networks. As a matter if...

Survey on the use of IT in french companies

Two weeks ago I was invited by Microsoft to attend the presentation of a survey on the use of IT in fench companies. Two things made it really interesting • Although the fact new generations...

How do good enterprise 2.0 idea perish

No comment. A good way to understand how old habits (sometimes) prevent good ideas to turn into successful projects. enterprise 2.0, enterprise-social-software, idées, Innovation, intranet, management-des-idées, social-software

The future of cloud computing is not necessarily outside the firewall

Discussing wheter companies have to keep their information systemes within their walls or host it, wholly or partly, outside is a central issue. The Saas or "cloud computing" logic majes sens. The time has come...

What kind of social networks do companies need ?

Need for synergies, for connections, to do more with less ? Whatever the official reason is (and sometimes the unofficial one), companies are now turning back to the gool old network, renamed "social network"...

Enterprise 2.0 and the myth of content generation

Web 2.0 is fueled by user generated content (UGC) ans, logically, it should be the same within companies. It's obvious : when connecting people to information and connectiing people through information is a driving...

Enterprises far beyond enterprise 2.0

A few weeks ago I amused myself proposing a few tracks on what enterprise 2.0 may be in 2009. But I think pushing the reflection beyond would be worth : enterprise 2.0 is only...

Enterprise 2.0 : the CISCO case

You must have noticed how many posts have been published about Cisco these late days. The US giant seems to be the first example of global enterprise 2.0 or, at least, to be the...

20+1 reasons not to launch an Enterprise Social Software project

Let's be clear : I'm talking about the reasons not to launch a defined project because it's born to fail. That does not mean that it's the case for every project : more and...

I’m more productive when I get rid of the tools I use

After a long reflection I realized that the tools I use were the cause of a high level improductivity. And that the others gives me incredible services. Try to pay attention to this in the...

2.0 ratings for employees : it’s not that simple

Andrew Mc Afee wrote two interesing posts on the need for using 2.0 ratings for employees ( here and there).This kind of concern seems to be more and more actual for companies (I wrote...

Will 2.0 learn the enterprise ?

As I wrote in a previous post, all the required conditions are gathered for serious things to begin. Most of times, when a new phenomenon emerges, it goes through the following steps : ecstasy...

Seen, read, heard this week #1

A new column that will be weekly...or not. Will last..or not. Sometimes I read, hear, see things that are not worth a post but that I feel like sharing like I would do at...

Let me introduce you blueKiwi 2009

Many of you asked me if I can share the slides of the new blueKiwi edition (aka bk2009) unveiling. So I managed to get an english version to share with you. And for screenshot addicts...

Is web 2.0 dead or is business replacing buzzyness ?

You must have felt this agitation that went through the blogosphere these last day, but that was also relayed by traditional medias. Web 2.0 is dead. The rumor didn't start from this note from...

Network or proximity ? Where’s the value for businesses ?

Social networks seem to be used to fit nearly any case, regardless to the fact their value come from the context. As an example, my newtorks on facebook and linkedin have nothing in common,...

Special Enterprise 2.0 event in Paris on Nov. 13. Join us !

You all know my creeds : tools must be made to improve the way people work, companies must improve their agility by working as networks (and even more in these difficult times...) etc. ect....
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