central theme of crowdsourcing, and indeed social business, is that the
crowd are often smarter than so called experts. In the commercial
0 replies - 483 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 - 686 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 - 1365 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 - 823 views - 08/01/13 by Mind Mixer 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 - 768 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 - 869 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 - 990 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 - 894 views - 05/26/13 by Mind Mixer 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 - 565 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 - 565 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 - 975 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 - 922 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 - 2138 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 - 921 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 - 691 views - 03/13/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
human beings we tend to try and avoid conflict as much as possible as
it’s not something that is particularly enjoyable. However for your...
0 replies - 1006 views - 02/28/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
Do you know when you lose someone, you often reflect back and wonder
if there was more you could have done whilst you still had the chance?
0 replies - 1318 views - 02/14/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
Supercharging your brand with employee advocacy - white paper from Dachis Group
Interview between MIT and Cisco's Learning HubEntrepreneurship within...
0 replies - 944 views - 02/13/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
When you start out with your online community you want, indeed need, to create the right culture for your community. You want the habits to form that...
0 replies - 1245 views - 02/12/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
As a number of passionate employees are trying to introduce a new communication system that allows employees to communicate with each other in new and...
0 replies - 981 views - 01/29/13 by Oscar Berg in Articles