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Cloud Services – launch with outrage

Cloud Services – Launch with Outrage The cloud may as well have been designed by Australians. After all, what is more True Blue® than the concepts of mateship and a fair go for all. The cloud promised exactly that. Everyone got access to the same cloud-based versions of all your favourite software titles. Seamless upgrades.…

Shifting the goal posts of adoption

Shifting the Goal Posts of Adoption   There’s an old economics joke: After writing the final exam paper for his economics class, the lecturer accidentally e-mails it to all the students. In a panic, he calls the professor and tells her what he’s done. The professor replies calmly “Don’t worry! Keep the questions the same.…

choosing a community manager

Choosing your Yammer community manager

Choosing your Yammer community manager   Ok, you’ve chosen to launch Yammer and its now time to focus on the next item on your (rather long) list of pre-launch activities in creating a Community.  The Yammer community manager role. They’ll be the cornerstone of your investment. An investment in enterprise social, fostering and maintaining an…