The role of social media in civic engagement has been a hot topic
ever since the Arab Spring brought the role it can play to the attention
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Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past year you’ll have
no doubt come across MOOCs. Sites like Coursera, edX and Udacity have
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As a dating brand eHarmony are one of the best. Whilst others seem
to take the shotgun approach to matching you up with a dream partner,
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Organisations around the world are striving to become more
innovative, whether that’s in producing new products, improving
processes, or simply doing...
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The role of social media during disasters seems to be growing ever
larger. The obvious recent example is during the Boston bombings, where
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'Tis the season for launching enterprise software
updates. In the past week Salesforce have been active, unveiling new
mobile file sharing features...
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Last week Salesforce announced that they were buying social bookmarking company Clipboard to allow users to share rich media across devices.They have further...
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Today at Google’s Developer Conference (IO) the crowd was treated to the announcement of Google Play,
the brand new service that offers a Netflix-style...
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Crowdfunding has really taken off over the past year, with the likes of Kickstarter building on the work done by the microfinance industry to create a...
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Great video from TEDx above.
CEO of Hubspot, Brian Halligan, explains how HR is being transformed by the Millennial generation. He draws a great...
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It’s well known that communicating online is not as rich as
communicating face to face. You lack the audio visual clues that come
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Employee motivation is one of those issues that seldom seems to go
away. Despite much evidence to the contrary, many organisations persist
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There is an interesting, and growing, trend of patients tapping into the power of social media to help one another with their conditions. Earlier in the...
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When we talk about improving collaboration within our organisations, we’re usually talking about improving it between our human employees. Some new...
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It’s hard to dispute the claim that society now is more
inter-connected than it has ever been. Most of the time this
hyperconnectivity is touted as...
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A few weeks ago I interviewed the founder of HealthUnlocked. HealthUnlocked are an online community for patients looking for support and advice on their...
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The move away from obtaining finance from mainstream sources has been
a constant one over the past decade. We’ve seen the microfinance
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It's been a busy few weeks for Salesforce. First they released their
new Social.com marketing product. This was closely followed by the
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While the move by Microsoft to buy Yammer last year may have caught
some by surprise, the move has been more than vindicated by the rapid
growth in the...
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Forums are the untrendy side of social media, but have been the
bedrock of social interaction online for well over a decade now.
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