The ability for members to freely exchange information. Most CMO's and business managers rely on web analytics - they look at quantitative data - to make decisions. CMO's should be changing their thinking about value. Rarely do they have a feel for the qualitative information. You know, the kind you would get from actively participating in a community or talking to customers. Ohhhhhhhh messy. Too time consuming.drupal website application development Open Source CMS marketing communites strategy sales orchestrating resources business processes tips firewall
CIO Insight, "Collaboration tools which allow employees to brainstorm, plan, analyze, share work and make decisions together are among the most important technologies of 2008.
"Collaboration: Unlocking the Power of Teams" from CIO Insight, By Allan Alterdrupal website application development web design website development Business Development Ideas internal social software groups open source collaboration workplace strategy orchestrating resources email work-flow teams
From McKinsey, "Succeeding at open-source innovation: An interview with Mozilla's Mitchell Baker." This article offers three great tips for any size organization wanting to tap external ideas. Ms. Baker also talks about having a participatory culture.open innovation drupal website application development Business Development Ideas open source open innovation participatory culture community strategy orchestrating resources control firefox external talent process management filtering ideas tips
I find myself on both sides of this idea when I'm listening to clients about their business/products/services/processes requirements and then trying to explain to them the business advantages of social network software. What happens on both sides is we assume too much and expect others to at least have an understanding of the basics. Hell, most people are overwhelmed. Anyway, here's an interesting article form The NY Times about innovation and "the curse of knowledge".open innovation Open Source CMS Business Development Ideas open innovation connecting collaborating deep smarts orchestrating resources creativity the global brain the curse of knowledge tapper game
Understanding online communities, social media, social media tools, and social commerce are important to your business, and you need to spend some quality time using them to really get what they're all about. The power of user-driven tools lies in the using.community software management drupal website application development community software applications Open Source CMS Business Development Ideas sharing open innovation communities orchestrating resources knowledge social productivity social media community roi social media tools
Here's a how-to book on using the wisdom of crowds or "the global brain" to harness creativity and innovation. I haven't read it but the amount of academic research has florished the last two yeas so this new book probably has some new ideas for business development managers.
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I finally get it - this stuff is too simple. What do you think?drupal website application development web design website development Open Source CMS Business Development Ideas blogs wikis employees xml search orchestrating resources knowledge complexity social productivity consumer IT corporate IT social networking
" Akanksha Goel, newly appointed Editor-in-Chief of Stuff Singapore -- a gadgets and technology lifestyle publication launched in the UK five years ago -- is a final-year marketing and corporate communication student at Singapore Management University. Goel, who also helped organise Asia's first PodCamp held at the university recently, talked to Knowledge@SMU about how social media compels us to rethink culture, and why companies should take advantage of these new channels to grow their businesses."drupal website application development community software applications web design website development Open Source CMS sharing enterprise mashups culture marketing communications customers marketing practices flat world orchestrating resources knowledge video social productivity social media