Tag Archives: Enterprise Social Network

It seems like not that long ago that my previous employer instated a company-wide ban on social media websites and blocked us from accessing any of them from our company computers. It also seems like it wasn’t that long after that they lifted the ban and rolled out the enterprise social network Yammer and encouraged its use. So why the about-face? How did social media go from being a workplace pariah to an invaluable business tool? For companies like my previous employer—and many others that deal in consumer products—one of the key benefits to an enterprise social network is collaboration. Collaboration breeds innovation and innovation is key to success when new ideas and products are your business.

British retail giant takes digital approach to employee engagement

kcress   October 5, 2015
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Organization Name: Marks and Spencer Industry: Multi-channel Retail Name of Contact: CEO Web References: Marks and Spencer Corporate Information Simply Communicate All Things Internal Communications Benefex UK Case Study  About Marks and Spencer An iconic British retailer with a large global footprint, Marks and Spencer was first opened in Leeds, UK in 1884 by Michael Marks. Michael Marks initial success… Read more »

Social Supply Chain – Technology or Innovation First

cregan   February 23, 2015

Organization Name:  TEVA Canada Limited Industry:  Pharmaceutical Name of contact: Doug Sommerville, Senior Vice President and General Manager, TEVA Canada Limited Web References:  TEVA Canada Limited; TEVA Pharmaceutical Industries Limited; Fronetics Strategic Advisers; Adelante SCM; Chainlink Research Description on how Social Media is used for Business Performance: I recently attended a presentation about the evolution of ski racing in the last 30 years. … Read more »