Enterprise collaboration strategy

  • October 09, 2009 09 Oct'09

    Gen X, not Gen Y, leads adoption of social technologies in workplace

    CIOs should look to Generation X, not Generation Y, to be the early adopters of new and social technologies within their organization. Contrary to what you’d think, Generation X workers (roughly ...

  • October 02, 2009 02 Oct'09

    What Google Wave means for IT: Collaboration in IT management tools

    The rush for Google Wave has begun. The much-anticipated release of Google’s collaboration tool has generated media hype, exclusive invites to try the beta and even eBay bidding wars for the ...

  • September 22, 2009 22 Sep'09

    Google Wave: A sea change for business collaboration, communication?

    Businesses are getting caught up in the Google Wave, contemplating how such mashup collaboration technologies stand to change the way they operate internally and do business.

  • September 18, 2009 18 Sep'09

    Social networking, real-time data feeds -- where does that leave IT?

    The District of Columbia has won the 2009 Innovations in American Government Award in Urban Policy for its Data Feeds: Democratization of Government Data project, the first initiative in the ...

  • April 03, 2009 03 Apr'09

    Do collaboration tools really increase employee productivity?

    Did you know that the cost of not finding information is $3,300 per employee per year, according to IDC research? That’s crazy! IDC’s research credits ineffective searches; poor, inconsistent ...

  • February 13, 2009 13 Feb'09

    What the tweet? Using Twitter as a business tool

    It took a lot of coaxing to get me to start using Twitter. It wasn't that I didn’t want to join. It wasn't because I didn’t understand it. I just didn’t get it. I didn’t see what the big deal was. ...

  • January 22, 2009 22 Jan'09

    Shut up and tweet: Finding the business benefits of Twitter

    I’ve succumbed to the call of the “tweet.” In the Web 2.0 checklist of the best, I can add Twitter to the short list with the likes of Facebook, LinkedIn and Yammer. And although the novelty still ...

  • November 19, 2008 19 Nov'08

    Looking for layoff news? Social networking tools may have your answer

    The troubled economy has led some companies to lay off employees, and this year they are approaching it in a whole new way. No more discreet, hush-hush conversations – company news is being spread ...

  • November 19, 2008 19 Nov'08

    Implementing SharePoint enterprise-wide requires governance, partners

    How simple is SharePoint to install? Not so much, says a new report. If you plan on doing a full-scale implementation you'll need rules and maybe some partners.

  • October 08, 2008 08 Oct'08

    Web 2.0 in the workplace: Say "hello," not "goodbye"

    How much of our personalities is being lost behind Web 2.0? We Facebook, we blog, we get hooked up in LinkedIn, we SMS and email and twitter – but who are we portraying and who exactly is on the ...

  • September 25, 2008 25 Sep'08

    Face-to-face social networking? Nticing

    Finally, we may be seeing the end of the business card. I always forget to bring my business cards to the events and conferences I attend. On the rare occasion I do remember to grab a small handful ...

  • September 18, 2008 18 Sep'08

    The Wall Street Journal embraces Web 2.0

    The Wall Street Journal launched a redesigned site Tuesday featuring Web 2.0 – but you have to pay to be a member. Web 2.0, the user-generated content explosion, has changed the Internet. Social ...

  • September 16, 2008 16 Sep'08

    LinkedIn to cash in, but at what cost to you?

    LinkedIn, a social networking site for business professionals, has been in such high demand amongst advertisers that it will be launching its own advertising network. What made LinkedIn such a ...

  • June 12, 2008 12 Jun'08

    Calling FedEx out

    Sometimes you hear something and think: “Hey, that can’t be true.” Take this statement from FedEx Corp. CIO Rob Carter at his Enterprise 2.0 Conference keynote this week. “There's also a cool new ...

  • June 11, 2008 11 Jun'08

    More (final) thoughts from Enterprise 2.0 Conference in Boston

    Where are the users!?!?! No, seriously. There have been a few guys on stage presenting their companies' Enterprise 2.0 strategies. Some are very interesting. Some, not so much. But I thought this ...