My Crazy Prediction?

In September 2008 I made a prediction, that email as we know it today will no longer exist in 10 years time.

Read The Death Of Email by 2018

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or Fool?

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Disclaimer: The views expressed on stopthinksocial are my own and do not necessarily reflect the views of Oracle.

« Enterprise Social Networks (#SWChat) »

Thanks to everyone who took part in this weeks Social Workplace Twitter Chat event (#SWChat).

Enterprise Social Networks

This weeks #SWChat was a Guest Event with Maria Ogneva from Yammer.

Yammer, a product most have heard of and with over 200,000 companies using it worldwide, it clearly is a well established solution in the marketplace. But why are Enterprise Social Networks becoming so popular? Maria Ogneva, Head of Community at Yammer, joined us to reveal all.

Event Statistics

  • No. of Tweets = 1200
  • No. of Contributors = 119
  • Reach = 333,000
  • No. of impressions = 3,600,000


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Questions Asked

Q1) Why have Enterprise Social Networks generally become so important in business?
Q2) Do you see Enterprise Social Networks replacing more traditional forms of communication like email?
Q3) Companies are cautious of hosting sensitive conversations outside their own firewall. How does #Yammer get around this?
Q4) Apart from sensitive conversations, what other barriers are preventing companies embracing Enterprise Social Networks?
Q5) What are the main type of companies and company departments that are most likely to embrace Enterprise Social Networks?
 What are the main business requirements for an Enterprise Social Network solution?
Q7) If you had to sell Enterprise Social Networks to your CEO in 140 characters or less, what would your sales pitch be?

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