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collaboration

January 22, 2015
The Internet has enabled us to build and manage remote teams from anywhere. Now social tools are allowing us to build employee engagement and team collaboration. Here are some ways remote teams are using online solutions to stay connected.
November 24, 2014
IBM Verse fixes email to give you back your day. If you have been around the IBM software ecosystem this week, you probably couldn’t have missed our announcement about IBM Verse. IBM has been working to bring the world of social collaboration into a context where many of us still work – email.
November 18, 2014
Collaboration is widely seen as a good thing (when it’s done well, at least), but knowing who can add value to your work is often tricky. Can research networking systems help?
collaboration
September 29, 2014
In social business circles, there is a strong disposition towards inclusivity in decision making. The notion is that when you involve people in decisions that effect them, then it is much more likely that they will be on board with any changes that are required. What’s more, you’re also much more likely to get wide and varied information input into the process.
September 15, 2014
There’s a nice psychological quirk called the pygmalion effect. It was first coined by Harvard researchers Robert Rosenthal and Lenore Jacobsen, who observed that students performed better when their teachers believed they had the potential to be great. So how can this impact upon the workplace?
August 27, 2014
Our whole definition of "customer facing" is under attack as companies realize (or should) that a lot of activities outside of sales, marketing and customer service are just as important to delivering experiences to customers that meet expectations.
July 08, 2014
It’s fairly well established, or at least becoming more so, that our best works often build on the input of others. New research from the University of Washington highlights how collaborative knowledge sharing can also be incredibly effective for the robotic members of our workforce.
July 02, 2014
As our businesses become more complex, it’s up to all of us to work harder at humanizing our approach in everything we do. On top of this, as businesses become more social, collaboration is becoming the most critical business competitive advantage.
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Socially Driven Collaboration: How Social Business is Changing The Roles of Marketing and IT

Oracle, Leader Networks, and Social Media Today recently conducted an online survey of over 900 marketing and technology executives to learn how companies are leveraging social technologies and practices throughout their organizations. Join us as we discuss part two of the The Social Business Research Study, focused on Socially Driven Collaboration. How has the the relationship between Marketing and IT/Technology groups changed in response to the impact of social business? We explore how the opportunity for increased collaboration is perceived by each of these groups as their organizations evolve towards becoming socially enabled enterprises.

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