central theme of crowdsourcing, and indeed social business, is that the
crowd are often smarter than so called experts. In the commercial
0 replies - 244 views - 12/03/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
anyone with experience of online communities will testify, political
discussions are generally off limits due to the devastating role they
can have on...
0 replies - 563 views - 10/17/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
I am an educator
whose academic and professional interests focus on technology, learning
and knowledge sharing. One of the questions that keeps me going...
0 replies - 1218 views - 09/05/13 by Jive Community in Articles
No one knows as much as everyone.That’s something that Stephen Hardy, Chief Community Builder at MindMixer, often cites when asked why community engagement...
0 replies - 672 views - 08/01/13 by Jessie Bauters in Articles
Have you ever wondered if you could foster a strong enough customer community that can serve as an effective extension of your sales team? You can, with the...
0 replies - 648 views - 07/31/13 by Jive Community in Articles
Back at JiveWorld 12, I facilitated a mini-session about all the things we often ask of our advocates in a community. The intent of the conversation was to...
0 replies - 776 views - 07/09/13 by Jive Community in Articles
As customers we all know the difference between a financial
transaction and a shopping experience. Even though retailers understand
this, the vast majority...
0 replies - 839 views - 05/26/13 by Christopher Taylor in Articles
When facilitating online community engagement, we’ve found there
are certain steps that must be taken on the way to a successful project.
0 replies - 784 views - 05/26/13 by Jessie Bauters in Articles
I wrote about a novel project being run in Bogota, Columbia that is
attempting to crowdsource the funding of a new skyscraper. The Prodigy...
0 replies - 478 views - 05/22/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
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...
0 replies - 475 views - 05/15/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
In many workplaces across the land, organisations are trying to
foster a culture of collaboration, with knowledge flowing across
departmental lines and...
0 replies - 868 views - 05/01/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
Often when a company is rolling out a social business or enterprise
collaboration project, the technology will be the “shiny new toy” part
0 replies - 798 views - 05/01/13 by Jive Community in Articles
Critical Mass is a global leader in digital marketing, that not only presents marketing services, but also aspires to provide an "extraordinary experience"-...
0 replies - 1921 views - 04/30/13 by Jive Community in Articles
Social identity theory should be something all community managers are
familiar with, for it provides the psyschological basis upon which all
of their work...
0 replies - 832 views - 03/20/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
The concept of companies reaching out to consumers via Facebook,
Twitter and other social networks is far from new, but a number of
companies are seeing a...
0 replies - 584 views - 03/13/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles