Tag: serendipity

Enterprise 2.0 : individuals first, communities second

Summary : it's more than difficult to make people participate into social or participative activities that are...

Sharing is not delivering

Summary : one of the most counterproductive usage of email is upward delegation. A polite way to...

The death of serendipity ?

Summary : Serendipity is  finding things without knowing they exist and without looking for them. On the...

Should organizations limit collaboration ?

Summary :with the coming of social media in the workplace, organizations began to dream of a spontaneous...

Grasp all, lose all : when “liking” is too easy to be true

Either internal or external, social media approaches rely on some well-known principles. Among them are serendipity and...

Collaboration may happen by luck : how to provide valuable information without purpose

You must have already heard about serendipity, the effect by which one accidentally discovers something fortunate, especially...

Trust doesn’t preclude control…but which control ?

That's a key point in enterprise 2.0 discussion : build a base called trust, which has effects...

Serendipity doesn’t preclude control : a few rules to manage fate within informal networks

Everyone is conscious of informals networks' power within an organization. But their informal nature causes of lot...