Liam Timothy

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How To Build A Collaborative Culture In A Large Organization

While anyone may contribute or make a suggestion, the product design lead must have the final say. Committees do not equal design collaboration. Committees give everyone equal status and responsibility, which destroys accountability. Collaboration – as we see it – has a centralized leader. We …

Prototyping

20 Signs You're Probably Not Working For a Social Business

*Note: Creative Commons attributions on this deck are incorrect - currently investigating/fixing!*<p>We all want to be a social , collaborative business. How do we know when we’ve achieved it?<p>Here are 20 signs that we’re probably not there yet. Special Star Wars Edition!

Meetings: When to Present and When to Converse

Meeting hosts often think that presenting to a room full of people is the best way to share ideas. Westerners in particular, with their Greco-Roman oratorical roots (think Aristotle and Cicero), tend to craft a verbal case and then declare their views to the audience. But sometimes it’s better to …

Forget Intranets, Give Me an ESN

We heard it all a decade ago: Intranets are the wave of the future. Intranets are a waste of resources. Intranets are valuable tools. Intranets need …

7 Ways Collaboration Solves Problems With Product Delivery

Failure and technology are two words that have become increasingly familiar in recent years. From the wildly popular FailCon – the annual conference where the tech community explores their failures – to the 41 million results that come back from Google when you type in, “why products fail”.<p>While …

Is Social Collaboration The Holy Grail For Business Growth?

What is social collaboration? Just as it sounds: Teams work together, usually towards a common goal, but the goal doesn’t have to be pre-defined. And that’s the beauty of it all. By combining brain power, better ideas are surfaced to help move the business forward. I know what you’re thinking:</i> …

Human Resources

Meerkat Live Stream App is the New Twitter Sensation

Live streaming video from a smartphone may soon be known as "meerkatting" thanks to a new app which allows anyone with an iPhone to become a roving …

Social Media

Are use cases right for my project?

You may have heard the news that use cases help ensure your software requirements are clear and complete. That they work magic in helping you …

Augmented reality for business – present and future use cases from Metaio

Is augmented reality for business ready for prime time? Or is it just an excuse to get executives to try on goofy googles on the trade show floor?<p>At …

Augmented Reality

Top Business Apps, Best Apps for Small Business

GetApp offers free software discovery and selection resources for professionals like you. Our service is free because software vendors pay us when …

Why Snapchat Should be the Inseparable Addition to Social Media Strategies

The value of a marketing platform for a brand can be gauged to a certain extent by asking these questions:<p>Who are its primary users?<br>• How popular is it …

Cooperative communities emerge in transparent social networks

People in a society are bound together by a set of connections - a social network. Cooperation between people in the network is essential for …

How Smart CEOs Use Social Tools to Their Advantage

Advances in digital technology and their use in organizations carry huge promise to empower people at all levels. Social media and collaboration tools not only open the door to faster and more extensive knowledge-sharing, but they also enable conversations that skip levels, silo-busting, and …

Are ESNs Just Intranets In New Clothing?

The term "intranet" has been around for a relatively long time in technology-speak. And while it seems that every time an upstart comes on the scene …

Why invest in an Enterprise Social Network? (Internal communications edition)

Download the PowerPoint file: http://www.businessgoessocial.net/why-invest-in-an-enterprise-social-network-powerpoint<p>Making a business case for an internal social network can be a challenge. This presentation is for people working in internal communications who want to convince their senior …

Social Business in 2013

The last year has been pivotal for Social Business as organisations shift from being concerned about the issues that the new Social, Mobile, …

Community management: The 'essential' capability of successful Enterprise 2.0 efforts

It's not a skill that's been widely understood until quite recently, however community management has begun to move to the forefront of discussions …

How the Technology of the Collaborative Economy all Works Together

If you’ve used Uber, Lyft, Airbnb, oDesk, Kickstarter, or Lending Club, you’ve participated in the Collaborative Economy, ever wondered what’s …

Connect your employees, partners and customers - blueKiwi

Digital transformation powered by blueKiwi means simplifying existing processes by stimulating collaboration, sharing and productivity. Our software …

10 Collaboration Trends for 2015

Companies of all sizes have adopted collaboration tools, but many still struggle to find tools that meet all of their needs. The following trends …

Blog - Atos

Enabling retail and consumer packaged goods (CPG) companies to take advantage of #IoT technology, advanced #analytics and #AI - Read our expert's …

From the Knowledge Economy to the Human Economy

Over the course of the 20th century, the mature economies of the world evolved from being <i>industrial</i> economies to <i>knowledge</i> economies. Now we are at another watershed moment, transitioning to <i>human</i> economies—and the shift has profound implications for management.<p>What do I mean by the human economy? …

From Inside Out, Speed Your Company's Social Transformation

Andy Jankowski, Co-Author<p>“If HP only knew what HP knows,” former HP executive Lew Platt once famously said. Now that enterprise social software can spur company-wide, transparent sharing and collaboration, there’s no excuse. In fact, providing employees with easy and obvious ways to learn faster …

Facebook's Worst Nightmare: What If Social Media Is Just That - Social?

These are heady days for social media interests. Facebook and Twitter run rampant, Pinterest, LinkedIn, YouTube, Vine and Instagram are booming, Ello …

Google Acquires Photo And Video Backup App Odysee, Folds Developers Into Google+ Team

It's been a while since Google bought up another company - with the regularity that the folks in Mountain View go on the corporate equivalent of a …

Collaborative Problems: We’re Not All Social Networkers

<i>David Arnoux is Head of Growth and co-founder of Twoodo, helping teams organize using simple #hashtags. This post originally appeared on the Twoodo blog.</i><p>We can stop arguing that only young people use social media: the average across all age groups is 72 percent (with 30 – 49 year olds also at 72 …

Social Media

Logging out? Why young people love to hate Facebook

Researchers, journalists writing about research, and young people themselves have been writing about the perceived decline of Facebook for a while …

Journalism