What to consider for a relaunch of your corporate website

There comes a time when every company needs to think about its corporate website. ‘STOP’, I hear you say. ‘Isn’t this 2014 we live in? Corporate websites are so 90s!’ I agree. Looking at corporate websites of many large companies you could easily get the […]

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How to increase adoption from your enterprise social network

[ I originally published this post on the tibbr blog in 2012. ] This week the McKinsey Global Institute published a report on unlocking the value and productivity through social technologies. While it was light on actionable recommendations, it provides a superb overview of how social technologies impact both […]

Alumni relations in a connected world

[ I originally published this post on the Dachis Group blog in 2012. ] Let me ask you a question: are you still in touch with a company where you worked previously? I assume most of you are, but who you are in touch with: HR? External […]

The evolution of business

[ I originally published this post on the Dachis Group blog in 2012. ] The social business movement appears to be in full swing. Over the past weeks, I have read time and time again that 2012 will be the year of social business (Business Computing World, SXSW, We […]

From traditional business to social business

When businesses ask for a social media strategy, what they are often really asking for is: Get me a presence on Facebook, Twitter and the like. The mantra of cultural and organisational change that is required in the social web seems to ring hollow. To be fair, […]

How an organization turned its internal communications upside-down

[ I originally published this post on the Headshift blog in 2009. ] Recently I had the opportunity to present one of our case studies at the Social Media for Business Meetup Group in NYC. It was the inaugural meetup, which I am co-organizing together with Daniel […]

Web X.0 and counting

[ I originally published this post on the Headshift blog in 2009. ] This week I attended the Web 3.0 Conference in New York thanks to a ticket I won from Centernetworks. Even though I work in fields that are named Web 2.0, Enterprise 2.0, Government 2.0 […]

Second-wave adopters are coming! Are you prepared? Part III

[ I originally published this post on the Headshift blog in 2009. ] This is the 3rd part of a blog post looking at user adoption. Overview of barriers to introducing Enterprise 2.0 and user adoption Scrutinizing barriers to user adoption Thoughts on how to attract second-wave […]

Second-wave adopters are coming! Are you prepared? Part II

[ I originally published this post on the Headshift blog in 2009. ] This is the 2nd part of a blog post looking at user adoption. Overview of barriers to introducing Enterprise 2.0 and user adoption Scrutinizing barriers to user adoption Thoughts on how to attract second-wave […]