Week 10 – Integration of Social Technologies

September 23, 2010

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This week’s activity topic was our choice. Over the past few weeks, I have covered Blogs, Wiki’s and Social Networks within the Enterprise. For this week’s topic, I would like to expand on this, and talk about an enterprise that had all three of these social technologies implemented and integrated with each other to create […]

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Week 9 – Social Networks within the Enterprise

September 23, 2010

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Social networks such as Facebook have become widely used around the world. According to a recent study, people now spend more time on Facebook than any other website. It allows people to connect with their friends and families, irrelevant of they’re geographical location. Using such a tool within the enterprise has not yet been widely […]

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Week 8 – Corporate use of Wiki’s

September 23, 2010

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This week’s blogging activity relates to how Wiki’s can be used within a corporate environment. First of all, what are Wiki’s? The following video provides a simple and easy to understand explanation of how a Wiki’s work. As seen in the video, a Wiki is a central forum for users to document knowledge on particular […]

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Week 7 – Blogging within the Enterprise

September 19, 2010

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This week’s activity is talking about how blogs can be used both internally and externally in organizations. As I’ve previously mentioned in other blog posts, I work at Brisbane City Council. I feel this is a good example to talk about how BCC could utilize blogs and micro blogs. BCC currently do not utilize blogging […]

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Week 5 – Risks & Legal Issues of Enterprise 2.0

August 23, 2010

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The topic of legal and security risks regarding Social Media is becoming more important for CEO’s to take note of. As more and more people see the benefits of social media, the demand for such tools within the enterprise continues to grow. Although these tools bring benefits and increased productivity to the workplace, they can […]

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Week 3 – Organisations harnessing Enterprise 2.0 Technologies

August 18, 2010

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For this week’s task I have decided to go with option 2 as I have quite a bit of experience with social media and blogging, thanks to last semester’s web 2.0 subjects. Implementing web 2.0 tools into an Enterprise takes a lot of work. Enormous amounts of analysis need to be done to figure out […]

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Week 4 – Benefits and Risks of Enterprise 2.0

August 16, 2010

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With the 2.0 trends expanding like never before, companies are left with a big decision to make. Should they continue to use outdated technologies such as email, and capture only knowledge from certain users, or should they implement enterprise 2.0 tools such as blogs, wikis, user profiles and other collaborative tools? There are both Benefits […]

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