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Alistair Rennie: Social Networking is a Business Imperative


The data is clear: social business propels results. Fifty seven percent of companies who invest in social business outperform their peers. They see real business value, whether it’s a 25% increase in business or a 20% drop in the time … Continue reading

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Embracing ‘social business’ in your workplace – The Express Tribune


Improving the way we work isn’t about working harder – it’s about working smarter. In the past decade, the workplace has undergone a radical transformation. We’ve all seen a generational shift in work styles, and the rate of change has … Continue reading

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More Than Facebook: The Time Is Right For Social Business – Forbes


The era of social business is here and it is becoming clear just how transformative it will be. But many are still asking, “What does social business really mean?” Companies are increasingly adopting social media technologies, using Facebook to reach … Continue reading

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Social tech in biz more than collaboration – ZDNet Asia News


In an e-mail interview with ZDNet Asia, Benjamin Gauthey, Microsoft’s digital marketing lead for the Asia-Pacific region, said integrating social computing tools into an organization’s internal communication processes can help address core business challenges. With such tools, leaders will have … Continue reading

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How to Build a Social Business – Forbes


I recently caught up with IBM’s Vice President of Social Business Evangelism, Sandy Carter. Her latest book is called Get Bold: Using Social Media to Create a New Type of Social Business. In this role, she is responsible for helping … Continue reading

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Filmmaker explores pros, cons of being ‘Connected’ – CNN.com


The news that America now has more cell phone subscribers than people doesn’t surprise documentary filmmaker Tiffany Shlain. “There’s 5 billion cell phones on the planet, but only 2 billion people online,” said the director, whose new film “Connected” explores … Continue reading

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