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

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Friday
Jun222012

Socialising Your Intranet (#SWChat)

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

Socialising Your Intranet

This weeks #SWChat was a Guest Event with Angela Ashenden from MWD Advisors.

Angela is a Principal Analyst and leads MWD’s Collaboration research program. She is also a highly accomplished and experienced IT industry analyst and public speaker.

Based on her extensive experience in the field and as an industry analyst, Angela has advised clients on technology and management issues relating to collaboration, enterprise content management, portals, workflow, enterprise search and e-learning.

Event Statistics

  • No. of Tweets = 1300
  • No. of Contributors = 98
  • Reach = 239,000
  • No. of impressions = 2,500,000

Summary

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FREE Prize Draw Winner

This weeks event included a FREE Prize Draw where the winner was chosen randomly from those participants who also included #SocIntr in their tweets during the 1 hour event.

MWD Advisors are pleased to announce that Alan Jerram was drawn as the winner and wins a 1 YEAR FREE subscription to the MWD Advisors collaboration online research library worth £295 (~470 USD).

Also Steve Cassady, Tom Spiglanin, Samantha (@smccollo), Sasha Taylor and Lesley Price as runners up all receive a copy of MWD Advistors "Socialising the Intranet" report worth £200 Absolutely FREE !!!

Bonus Prize

All participants who took part in #SWChat can also download the"Socialising the Intranet" report by first registering with MWD Advisors. Deadline is 31st July 2012.

Questions Asked

Q1) Many companies try building a Social Intranet but fail to deliver a suitable solution - why? 
Q2) How critical is the cultural aspect to building a successful Social Intranet?
Q3) People are resistant to change. How can you encourage employees to embrace the Social Intranet?
Q4) Employees tend to adopt social at different speeds. How do you address this?
Q5) How can you avoid the Social Intranet becoming "yet another thing to learn/use"? 
Q6) What are the key integration elements to delivering a successful Social Intranet?

Shared Reference Material

 

Today's #SWChat was sponsored by:
 

 

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Friday
May042012

Building A Collaborative Culture (#SWChat)

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

Building a Collaborative Culture

This weeks #SWChat was a Guest Event with Angela Ashenden, Principal Analyst of MWD Advisors.

Angela is also a keynote speaker at the Social Workplace Conference 2012 in London on May 24th.

Angela shared her insights and thought leadership on "Building a Collaborative Culture", the challenges you will face and the role technology plays - a great prelude to her keynote speech at the conference.

Event Statistics

  • No. of Tweets = 1600 (NEW RECORD)
  • No. of Contributors = 143
  • Reach = 245,000
  • No. of impressions = 3,200,000

Summary

Full Transcript Report via @hashtracking

FREE Prize Draw Winner

This weeks event included a FREE Prize Draw where the winner was chosen randomly from those participants who also included #SWConf in their tweets during the 1 hour event by Crexia

I am pleased to announce that Lesley Price, e-learning consultant was drawn as the winner. Lesley wins a FREE ticket worth £480 (~770 USD)  to the Social Workplace Conference 2012 in London on May 24th courtesy of Crexia, the organisers of the conference.

Congratulations Lesley!

Questions Asked

Q1) Why is a collaborative culture so important in business today? 
Q2) People can be trained on tools, but how can a collaborative culture be taught?
Q3) Not everyone readily embraces collaboration. How can these people's fear be overcome?
Q4) Why are companies paying more attention to internal collaboration amongst their own employees?
Q5) What impact can a collaborative culture have on innovation?
Q6)
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Q7) Email is where conversations go to die. How do you convince a company so entrenched in email to change?


Shared Reference Material

 

Today's #SWChat was sponsored by:
 

 

Useful #SWChat Links

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