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  • Ogilvy and Mather Updates Knowledge Management System for the Social Age

    Yuri Aguiar, CIO at Ogilvy and Mather, says a new social, intranet-based portal manages the company's content and has become 'a vital and vibrant place for our employees around the world to quickly find each other and the information they need to do their jobs.'

    Written by Yuri Aguiar27 Feb. 14 00:22
  • Why Microsoft SharePoint Faces a Challenging Future

    Many enterprises use and like SharePoint. Microsoft likes it, too, because it's one of the company's fastest-growing product lines. But making enterprises support separate cloud and on-premises versions and telling SharePoint app developers not to work in C# and ASP.NET may make for a rocky relationship as time goes by.

    Written by Jonathan Hassell04 Dec. 13 13:55
  • 3 Common Enterprise Social Network Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them)

    Many businesses fight an uphill battle in their enterprise social network deployment: In fact, Gartner predicts that 80 percent of such initiatives fail. Here are the three most common obstacles businesses face and tips for how you can avoid them.

    Written by Kristin Burnham03 June 13 14:13
  • How to Overcome SharePoint Performance Headaches

    Microsoft SharePoint is increasingly becoming a victim of its own success: As more departments start to use it, bottlenecks occur and performance suffers. To combat this, some companies are rolling out third-party storage systems that move large data sets off SQL Server.

    Written by John Moore03 April 13 13:40
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  • 5 Ways to Make Telecommuters and Remote Workers Feel Included

    Making remote workers feel like part of the team is one of the trickiest parts of management. However, by focusing on the right technology and on effective communication and personal interaction you can create a productive remote work scenario.

    Written by Sharon Florentine20 June 14 00:47
  • Social Media Certifications Prepare Students, Employees for Social Business

    Using social media to market your business or collaborate internally means more than having a presence on Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ and Facebook. To teach college students that lesson, Syracuse University adopted HootSuite University's certification program. Syracuse isn't alone: Social media certifications are a growing trend, but is a training course right for you?

    Written by Kristin Burnham02 April 13 16:22
  • Yahoo's telecommuting problem is management, not collaboration

    Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's controversial decision to ban employees from working from home led some to question the value of social business tools. Two executives from social business providers say Yahoo's problem isn't about collaborating. It just needs to manage better.

    Written by Kristin Burnham06 March 13 18:08