Archive: March, 2012

Social Commerce [Infographics]

Social Commerce [Infographics]

Data visualization on Social Commerce.

Managing beyond the organizational hierarchy with communities and social networks at Electronic Arts

Managing beyond the organizational hierarchy with communities and social networks at Electronic Arts

How do you manage a very large, very complex organization that is geographically disbursed in many different countries around the world? You already know that the outdated hierarchal organizational structure won’t work and if you are like many companies you are probably beginning to realize that the matrix type structure (where each employee reports to both a task manager and a resource manager) has its own limitations.

Why is Social Media Failing at eCommerce?

Why is Social Media Failing at eCommerce?

We all agree that social media can be a phenomenal tool for lots of brands, right? Of course we do.

Embrace Enterprise 2.0 Trifecta

Embrace Enterprise 2.0 Trifecta

Half measures won’t work. Enterprises must adopt social/mobile, cloud, and big data technologies—all of them, not just one or two.

Digital Migrants And A Stark Economic Future

Digital Migrants And A Stark Economic Future

Why we’ll see a very tough transient labor market for a couple of decades, with slowing or declining economic growth.

The next big opportunity in Enterprise 2.0

The next big opportunity in Enterprise 2.0

Much of the focus in the technology press on Enterprise 2.0 platforms has been on the similarity of these tools to public social networking systems like Twitter, Facebook, etc.

Collaborative Innovation Merging in Central Europe

Collaborative Innovation Merging in Central Europe

This year, a very interesting trend in collaborative innovation can be observed in Central Europe: The once distinct concepts of “Enterprise 2.0” and “Open Innovation” are merging.

5 tips for a better intranet

5 tips for a better intranet

Collaboration and communication make for better business, and one of the most powerful tools for both is an Intranet.

The Internet Goes Mobile with HTML5 Web Apps

The Internet Goes Mobile with HTML5 Web Apps

In large part, the growth in mobile devices was the beginning of the end for desktop applications. For years, developers were able to target Windows and reach almost all users. Widespread smartphone adoption and mobile internet access have upset this paradigm.

Report: Android now most popular mobile web browser

Report: Android now most popular mobile web browser

A few days ago we reported on the latest web browser stats for the PC. However, browsing on the web via a mobile device is certainly becoming more and more popular.

Too many social contacts?

Too many social contacts?

Being ‘socially-connected’ has meant different things in different eras. Now, we stay connected without having to get out of the bed, thanks to social networks.

Is a niche social network worth your brand’s time?

Is a niche social network worth your brand’s time?

When advising clients on the right marketing mix, I always recommend reserving at least 10% of their budget for experimental marketing. Digital initiatives, as a whole, used to be considered pretty experimental, but more often than not digital is now central to any marketing plan.