Monthly Archives: December 2012


Social Business Coffee Break! Social Innovation through the eyes of Asian Paints! #ibmsocialbiz #ibm #socbiz #ibmconnect

By |December 17th, 2012|

Happy Monday!   Today's Coffee Break serves to remind us of one of the top use cases for Social - Innovation! I'd love to hear your thoughts!

Turning Japanese! Get Bold goes to Japan! #getbold #ibmsocialbiz #socbiz

By |December 15th, 2012|

All!  I am thrilled that  GET BOLD Japanese Version is just available!!!  The contents is translated in Japanese and the binding is also localized ! Check out my name in Japanese!  WOW! Over 1000 books sold so far! THANK YOU Japan!

Lessons from the “Little Drummer Boy” Christmas Carol for Social Media-ists! Consistency Rocks! #ibmconnect #ibmsocialbiz #socbiz

By |December 14th, 2012|

The Little Drummer Boy Christmas song was written in 1958.   According to Carols.Org, the lyrics of Little Drummer Boy consist of no less than 21 rum pum pum pum' - a major part of the song! Even with the repetition , the Little Drummer Boy has been a huge hit for several artists. Consistency.  Consistency [...]

Rudolph the red nosed Reindeer – a Social Lesson! #socbiz #ibmsocialbiz #ibmconnect

By |December 12th, 2012|

My kids love the Christmas song ... Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer.   Per, this song actually started as a poem, and was created by an Advertising executive (Robert May).  He actually wrote the poem so it could be given away by Santa at all the retail stores! Social is like this evolution!   Social started [...]

I am dreaming of a White Christmas! Social Traditions #socbiz #ibmsocialbiz #ibmconnect

By |December 11th, 2012|

White Christmas! White Christmas is the #1 best selling Christmas carol every!  The song and recording of White Christmas by Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter's orchestra and the Ken Darby Singers was so popular that it was later reprised in the movie.  I love the lyrics .. "I'm dreaming of a white Christmas; Just [...]

Social Business Coffee Break! #socbiz #ibmsocialbiz #ibmconnect #socialize12

By |December 10th, 2012|

Happy Monday!  Our Social Business Coffee break is focused on how to use Video to generate social trust! Again, this quick Coffee Break was crowdsourced by you!!!! Let me know your thoughts!

Liking isn’t leading! Did you see our #IBM Point of View in the WSJ? #socbiz #ibmsocialbiz #

By |December 6th, 2012|

I love this statement "Liking isn't leading" .    What does it mean?   To me, I see leading organizations that are using social business technology to positively disrupt their industries and create competitive advantage.   This companies are now moving from “liking” – simply using social technology for basic communication, to leading – where they are applying [...]

Value for Kenexa Clients and you! Introducing Kenexa! Welcome to IBM! #ibm #kenexa #ibmsocialbiz #socbiz

By |December 5th, 2012|

On Tuesday, IBM issued a press release about how Kenexa will bolster IBM's leadership in helping clients embrace social business, and help customers gain insights -- that they can act on -- from the enormous streams of social data that the new paradigms are producing, daily. We're so excited to have Kenexa join us -- [...]

BIG BIG news in social business today! #ibm #kenexa #ibmsocialbiz #socbiz

By |December 4th, 2012|

IBM completes acquisition of Kenexa!! Today IBM announced ( the closing of its acquisition of Kenexa.  Kenexa is a leading provider of recruiting & talent mgt, and brings IBM a unique combo cloud technology & consulting services that integrates both people and processes.  Kenexa will help IBM clients engage a smarter, more effective workforce! Did [...]

Is there wisdom in the crowd?! Social Business Coffee Break! #ibmsocialbiz #ibm #socbiz

By |December 3rd, 2012|

Happy Monday!   This is part of our Social Business Coffee Break series.  This topic is crowdsourced from you!  The topic:   Leveraging Crowds for Innovation!