Monthly Archives: February 2011


February 2011

What is a Social Business?

By |February 28th, 2011|

A Social Business is one that is engaging, transparent, and nimble!!! Check out this Vlog and tell me what you think.

Social Business in the UK

By |February 17th, 2011|

I am here in London!   The internet in UK is worth 100B pounds!  It is projected to grow to 20% by 2015 of GDP.  I saw Salvation Army's use of Social Business with a group of youth that were brought from 80+ countries to get together to brainstorm in person and continued the discussion socially [...]

Social Business Culture — What does your Business Card Say?

By |February 15th, 2011|

I am at IBM's PartnerWorld conference in Orlando.  Of course, I was handing out business cards.  I was surprised how including my "social media" contacts caused such surprise. I led the Social Business evangelism and sales at IBM -- so shouldn't I be on twitter, blogging, using IBM Connections inside of IBM?  Of course!!!!   So [...]

Social Busines Jam — Jamming Away!

By |February 11th, 2011|

For the 3 days we have been jamming -- or brainstorming -- on how to become a Social Business. Over 3500 people, from over 80 countries, commented over 1800 time! Some highlights day by day are below and more will be coming. I'd love your biggest take aways. Some highlights of the most active conversations [...]

Location based usage at Lotusphere! Check it out. Gowalla #ls11

By |February 1st, 2011|

At Lotusphere this year, we are leveraging Location Based services to attract more emphasis on our offerings, have fun, and showcase the social business aspects that we are highlighting here in Orlando! IBM has teamed with Gowalla to make the most out of Lotusphere!!! It lets you connect with your friends and business colleagues. and [...]