Social Standards: Web 2.0 Vs. Enterprise 2.0 - The... →
The OpenSocial approach to defining social software standards has the backing of Jive, IBM, and others—and the scorn of upstarts like Yammer. For enterprise social software vendors including IBM and Jive Software, OpenSocial is a key standard for adding social context to applications. But there is another school of thought. “OpenSocial is what Google created for MySpace,”...
How to Think Creatively →
Stages of Creativity Process: 1. Saturation: Once the problem or creative challenge has been defined, the next stage of creativity is a left hemisphere activity that paradoxically requires absorbing one’s self in what’s already known. Any creative breakthrough inevitably rests on the shoulders… via agjs76:
Organizations ready for change →
“In their book, Future Work: How Business Can Adapt and Thrive in the New World of Work, co-authors Alison Maitland and Peter Thomson, pose this important question. Are we ready to change the way we work? They believe that the changing needs of the workforce as well as the opportunities that technology offer, necessitate a radical change the way in the way we do business if we are to be...
SugarCRM Harnesses the Power of IBM SmartCloud -... →
IBM and SugarCRM on Wednesday announced a collaboration that makes Sugar 6 available on the IBM SmartCloud. Through this integration, clients can now take advantage of advanced CRM solutions, deployable in a matter of minutes, while achieving all the benefits of a private cloud environment. The Sugar6 application deployed through IBM’s SmartCloud is the exact same version that ...
IBM CMO Study Part 2: Challenges in the Digital... →
In the second part of this series, we look at new digital challenges that IBM’s CMO study pinpoints, including the explosion of data and mobile devices. In the first part of this article, we discussed how IBM’s new CMO study, which gathered information from nearly 2,000 chief marketing officers worldwide, reveals marketers lagging to keep up with new social media trends. In addition to this...