Archive for the ‘Corporate strategy’ Category

Reviews on “Toward Enterprise 2.0″ research report

Monday, March 15th, 2010

Some reviews on the recent research: the most elaborated >> Bill Ives on Fast Forward: Enterprise 2.0 Adoption Research from Cecile Demailly Cecil Dijoux on Tech IT Easy: Toward Enterprise 2.0 with Cécile Demailly Bertrand Duperrin: New report on the state of enterprise 2.0 Thierry de Baillon: “Toward Enterprise 2.0″: Are We Pushing ...

Toward Enterprise 2.0 Survey Report now available

Monday, March 1st, 2010

This paper and the research behind it is based on an on-line survey conducted between November 2009 and January 2010, targeting MNCs and international organizations. Given the size of the panel (50 set of answers kept), this report is food for thought rather than proven statistical analysis. Financial and technical ...

Toward Enterprise 2.0 – Corporate Change Trends Survey – update

Monday, February 1st, 2010

Some 56 respondents participated to the survey, now closed. Respondents work in the following companies, though they answered in their own names rather than representing the official position of their employers; in addition their answers have been made anonymous in the report: Air Liquide, Alcatel Lucent, Alstom, Amadeus, AT&T, Bouygues, ...

Toward Enterprise 2.0 – Corporate Change Trends Survey – Second call

Tuesday, January 5th, 2010

Dear all, this is the SECOND CALL for the survey. The survey is dedicated to participants from organizations with over 5000 employees, involved or closely interested in the transformation toward Enterprise 2.0. Their organization can be at any stage of the transformation. The survey FOCUSES on CHANGE management (this ...

Toward Enterprise 2.0 – Corporate Change Trends Survey – Now OPEN

Wednesday, December 16th, 2009

« Toward Enterprise 2.0 – Corporate Change Trends Survey » is now open, and will close on 20th January 2010. This survey is designed to better understand this type of corporate change, its main objectives and steps, change restraints noticed and how they are addressed, as well as best practices ...

Presence, the next life changer – on Boostzone Institute’s blog

Thursday, November 5th, 2009

I have been a Boostzone Institute member since 18 months when I was proposed to become part of the Fellows. The Boostzone Institute is a research community, aiming at corporate issues, and recently revamped its organization to focus more on applied research – mostly dedicated to understand the human factor ...

Social Networking ROI : It Boosts Productivity and Transaction Prices

Monday, September 7th, 2009

Demonstrating the ROI of Enterprise 2.0 is like squaring the circle. Since you’re presenting to decision-makers who live in a 1.0 world, you need to build the numbers in that (old) frame, and concepts such as increasing innovation power, being more adaptable to the market – not to say ‘in ...

Innovation nowadays: a Cost or an Agility challenge?

Monday, April 20th, 2009

Business Week just released last week it’s 2009 Most innovative companies list, with the unavoidable trendy question “Is Innovation Too Costly in Hard Times ?”. Is it the right thing to ask? When a company innovates, or when it adopts innovation, it develops its agility and ability to adapt the ...

Trends white paper launched!

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

The trends white paper worked for AT&T on the "Business impacts of social networking" is just out to their customers. In its final version, after speaking with a bunch of strategic customers who are part from the AT&T EMEA advisory council of customers, we added this 10th prediction: Prediction 10: Social ...

How will social networking impact corporations?

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

Among web 2.0 technologies, social networking is the most pervasive and will have the deepest impact as it touches the very spirit or core of the way we work. Through some discussions we had earlier this summer with Martin Silman, who took responsibility for some of the thought leadership activities ...