Posts Tagged ‘social media’

Sociale media in normaal Nederlands [Dutch]

Woensdag 28 april heb ik op het Syntens event Groeien met Sociale Netwerken een presentatie gegeven “Sociale media in normaal Nederlands”. In deze presentatie probeer ik in normale woorden (en beelden) uit te leggen wat met de term “sociale media” bedoeld wordt, wat we zien gebeuren en wat dat voor ondernemers kan betekenen. Dus niet […]

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De Evolutie van het Web (in Dutch)

Het web heeft zich over de laatste jaren in rap tempo geëvolueerd van een information-only media naar een verrijkt en dynamisch internet zoals we het vandaag kennen. Er is geen algemene definitie te geven voor het web van vandaag. Termen zoals web 2.0 en 3.0 worden gebruikt om bepaalde trends en kenmerken te beschrijven, maar […]

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Do you need a webcare team?

At the Dutch National Architecture congress (LAC2009) we have given a talk on the organizational and architectural aspects of introducing Web2.0 tools. One of the main issues we discussed was how to support your employees to make responsible use of social media and how to deal with negative responses, complaints or online discussions about your […]

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Alea iacta est!

Today I have handed in my resignation! After 11 interesting and stimulating years at the Telematica Instituut (now also known as Novay) I have decided to move to GriDD Consultancy. And not only because it reduces my travel time with about 20 seconds. More importantly, this move allows me to grow professionally in new directions, […]

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To Wave or not to Wave

After days of anticipation and checking my e-mail, the Google Wave invite finally arrived. Hurray! Of course I watched the video’s before and read Robert Scoble’s comment that Wave is overhyped, but I wanted to testdrive it myself… My first impression is actually not that good: I have recently compared a series of tools for […]

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What the F**K is Social Media: One Year Later

Espresso did it again! Funny and informative slides I like to use to explain marketing and business development people that social software is not a novel way to broadcast your message – it is about engaging in conversations and actually listening. What the F**K is Social Media: One Year Later View more documents from Marta […]

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Social media products

Based on our experiences with doing workshops to discuss the social media landscape and facilitating experiments to gain hands-on experience with these tools inside organizations, we are now developing three concrete FWS products around social media:

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Business Twitter 101

In her blogpost Twitter for Business FAQ, Meryl Evans discusses a range of questions people might have when starting with Twitter for business purposes. Unlike our focus on Twitter inside organizations, she focusses on using microblogging for communication with customers. Nevertheless, we see some similar questions pop up. For instance the question “Do you recommend […]

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Connecting Professionals with Social Media – Presentation

The Dutch architecture forum held a symposium on Web2.0 in the Enterprise. As part of the programme, I talked about our experiments with using Twitter to increase cohesion in business teams. Although we performed only two proper experiments, the evaluation questionaire and workshop yielded some interesting outcomes:

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Reviving my blog – again…

More and more, I feel like reviving this blog – again. Even though I am blogging at the Future Workspaces teamblog, it is also nice to have a space for personal views on work-related issues. I realize that reviving my blog would require a make-over, and time is a scarce resource at the moment. Anyway, […]

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