“Command and control is dead”: the shape of next gen organisations is social networks

Image: John Chambers, CEO of Cisco: “command and control is dead”. A lot of the questions I have had floating around my head for the past few years are beginning to be answered by innovative companies. Questions about how you manage companies, organisations, in the age of networks, when you have to move beyond the…… Continue reading “Command and control is dead”: the shape of next gen organisations is social networks

How to set up a nice simple group collaboration space

A nice piece of social media literacy here from Dr. Michael Weschand, a cultural anthropologist focused on digital, and his group at Kansas State University. Everyone in the class (Mediated Cultures: Digital Ethnography) has their own blogs, all of which are aggregated into a single feed. This sits on a Netvibes page alongside RSS feeds…… Continue reading How to set up a nice simple group collaboration space

Spread social media literacy (and save the world)

Here’s a New Year’s Resolution for you that might do some real good: teach someone at work or in your family how to use social media tools. Actually New Year’s Resolution is too weak a way to frame this. It’s a call to arms. A plea to your humanity. Feeling revolutionary itch but not sure…… Continue reading Spread social media literacy (and save the world)

Spread social media literacy (and save the world)

Here’s a New Year’s Resolution for you that might do some real good: teach someone at work or in your family how to use social media tools. Actually New Year’s Resolution is too weak a way to frame this. It’s a call to arms. A plea to your humanity. Feeling revolutionary itch but not sure…… Continue reading Spread social media literacy (and save the world)

Spread social media literacy (and save the world)

Here’s a New Year’s Resolution for you that might do some real good: teach someone at work or in your family how to use social media tools. Actually New Year’s Resolution is too weak a way to frame this. It’s a call to arms. A plea to your humanity. Feeling revolutionary itch but not sure…… Continue reading Spread social media literacy (and save the world)