Monthly Archives: May 2012

“Working out loud”: Your personal content strategy

While collaboration platforms are increasingly attractive to enterprises, most people still don’t know how to use them at work. After a brief introduction, individuals are quick to understand the concepts: the power of networks, the potential for shaping their reputation, … Continue reading

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Your best use of social media may not require a single post

If you’re in a regulated firm, you’re still struggling with social media. Maybe your marketing department uses it, or you’ve read about a few examples in your industry. But for most of the individual businesses within your firm, you’ll quickly … Continue reading

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Why are banks so interested in collaboration platforms?

This Tuesday, 7 banks attended an event to learn more about Jive, a social business platform. Insurance, publishing, consulting, and technology firms were there, too. But there were more in banking than any other industry. Why? Money The main reason … Continue reading

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Teaching reputation: How to get recognition for your work

Does this sound like you or someone you know? You’re working hard, doing a good job, but you’re just not getting the recognition you deserve. Maybe you’ve spent years at the same level or in the same role. Or you’ve … Continue reading

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