Top Stories on Enterprise Social Networking

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Check out the top stories on enterprise social networking from last month…

10 Enterprise Networks to Improve Company Communication

Jessica Fee – Mashable Deloitte predicts over 90% of Fortune 500 companies will have partially or fully implemented an enterprise social network by the end of 2013. An ESN is an internal workplace that streamlines communication among co-workers. They give employees a sense of online community and help forge connections between departments, especially within larger corporations. We’ve highlighted a selection of social networks (continued…)


10 Social Business Leaders for 2013

David F. Carr – The companies at the top of our E2 Social Business Leaders list for 2013 are putting social technologies to work on a global scale. On Friday, I announced State Street Corp. as our E2 Social Business of the Year for 2013. I’m pleased that Kristin Z. Waryas, VP of enterprise social collaboration will be joining me for an onstage interview at theE2 Conference in Boston, June 17-19. Here is the rest of the top 10 list, with details about each honoree on the pages that follow (continued…)

Ditch the likes: Why enterprise social media is nothing like Facebook

Toby Wolpe – Firms are so hung up on the Facebook model that they’re applying trivial consumer metrics to enterprise social media and ending up wondering why it’s not working.

In many cases, the misapplication of consumer-type metrics is leading them to misjudge the take-up and effectiveness of social tools, according to Tibco social-computing president Ram Menon (continued…)