Social Pros 17 – Maria Ogneva, Yammer

Convince & Convert

This episode features Maria Ogneva of Yammer. Special Guest: Maria Ogneva, Yammer. Maria Ogneva, Yammer @themaria. Eric : Tell our listeners a little bit about Yammer, first. The smart organizations are getting it, they are understanding that employees want to be heard.

Google+ for Apps - the Perfect Competition for Yammer and SalesForce Chatter

Stay N' Alive

There's perhaps the most popular one - Yammer , and then there are solutions such as SalesForce Chatter , MangoSpring , Cisco Quad , Confluence , and even build-your-own solutions such as When you sign up for Google+ through your Google Apps account, you are given the opportunity to target updates to a circle just for your organization. It should if you're a user of Yammer or SalesForce Chatter or any of the other popular business collaboration suites.

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Change Management Is the Foundation of a Social Organization


He writes frequently in his social media blog and just finished writing his first social business book, Smart Business, Social Business: A Playbook for Social Media in Your Organization which will be released in July 2011. The Social Organization

Facebook: Improving Employee Communications?

Waxing UnLyrical

Listen, engage and act is the mantra for successful campaigns, successful leaders and successful organizations! An organization’s strength lies in its people. And if an organization listens to its people, it will always be successful!

If You Want a Culture of Collaboration, You Need to Accept the LOLCats Too

Social Media Strategery

I particularly like it because it illustrates the period many organizations find themselves in when trying to integrate social media internally. Before our VPs starting using Yammer to communicate with the workforce, we had groups of Android geeks and fitness gurus.I'm

Enterprise 2.0 Isn’t About Social Business, It’s Just About Business

Social Media Strategery

” She went on to say that instead of talking about social media, social business, building communities and why your organization needs to use blogs, wikis, and microblogging, you should be talking about increasing sales, increasing productivity, and cutting costs. If you’re talking with Director of HR, he doesn’t care that you are managing 100 new communities or that 1,000 Yammer messages were posted today. Last night, while flying home from the Enterprise 2.0

Taking the Next Step: Going From a Grassroots Enterprise 2.0 Community to an Official One

Social Media Strategery

Way back in 2008, microblogging and enterprise collaboration platform Yammer launched at TechCrunch50. A week later, I became member #1 of the Yammer network at my old firm, a 25,000 person consulting firm with offices all over the country.

Attenzi – A Social Business Story

Waxing UnLyrical

Organizations are formed to create mutual value. Now that those constraints are radically transformed if not loosened, simply slapping on some social doesn’t necessarily free the organization to best create mutual value. It’s designed to help galvanize your organization.

10 Essential Online Tools for Small Business Owners

Small Business Mavericks

YammerYammer is an internal communications tool. It’s the perfect tool if you have a small business operation that extends around the world, with key people in your organization placed in different location internationally. If you do any business online, or if you are a small business owner in the 21st century, you should be familiar with basic online tools that will allow you to run your business, market your business, and interact with your customers.

Awesome Community Management Playbook


I love this Community Management Playbook from Yammer. ” Community Management Playbook from Yammer. How to Lead Your Way to a Social Organization Get Open Community on Audible Best Linkedin Company Pages. Tons of good advice in here.

Yammer asks: What's Happening at Your Company?

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Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > News , Productivity , Social Media , Tech Tools > Yammer asks: What’s Happening at Your Company? Yammer asks: What’s Happening at Your Company? Basically, as most people have pointed out in the TechCrunch comments , Yammer is Twitter for companies.

Rest in Peace, Social Media Ninjas

Social Media Strategery

tools internally, and you’re managing your organization’s Twitter and Facebook pages. Instead of talking about the number of blog subscribers you have, talk about how much revenue that blog helped generate for your organization. Photo courtesy of Flickr user Seth W.

Social Networking to Advance Your Career

Janet Fouts

Use your internal corporate networks and tools like Chatter or Yammer to reach out within your organization to others of like minds. Be a resource within your organization. What networks are people using within your organization?

How a Social Media Evangelist Became a Social Media Realist

Social Media Strategery

How did I go from annoying everyone around me by my incessant yammering about social media to the guy who grows increasingly annoyed when people talk about everything social media will do? When I first started using social media professionally back in 2006, it was because I recognized that these new tools could fundamentally change the way organizations communicated and collaborated. Social media has become almost a cure-all for an organization's problems.

18 Expert Guides to Using Google+ for Business

Webbiquity SMM

and progressing through setting up your profile, engaging, organizing your circles, and using Hangouts.

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The 3 Building Blocks of Social Business Evolution

Convince & Convert

He writes the Britopian blog, and wrote the new social business book, Smart Business, Social Business: A Playbook for Social Media in Your Organization (available July 26). Process cuts right through the entire fabric of the organization.

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5 Supah-Cool Free Online Tools For Nonprofits


Through our platform, you can reconnect with your family in Rio; manage your employees in Madagascar; organize your non-profit’s resources to Ottawa; teach a virtual class from Tulsa to students all over Thailand; foster a support group for cancer survivors from France to the Falkland Islands. With unlimited access to live events, there are endless opportunities for you, your community, organization, business, classroom, and social network to grow.

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Justifying the Time You Spend on Social Media

Social Media Strategery

This was after I told my wife that I couldn’t make dinner yet because I had to finish up some work, only to have her chastise me for responding to some messages that I received on our company’s Yammer feed.

7 Surprising Differences Between Male and Female Millennials: Webinar Recap

Ignite Social Media

Which of the following types of people or organizations do you prefer to follow online via social media services? If you missed our webinar last week on the 7 surprising differences between millennial men and women and their social media usage, we’re here to give you a debrief.

The Many Roles of an Internal Community Manager

Social Media Strategery

You cannot possibly garden the wiki, write your blog posts, moderate all of the forums, stay active on Yammer, run your metrics reports and do everything else a community manager is asked to do by yourself.

How to Apply Youtility to Internal Communication

Convince & Convert

Internal Communicators face a similar information challenge inside of an organization. Yammer. Certain information inside an organization must remain confidential. When it comes to creating compelling content, marketing is leading the way for communication functions.

Time for a Change

Social Media Strategery

I created our now 6,000 member+ Yammer community more than three years ago), and Gov 2.0 (I I was spending just as much time, brainpower, and energy trying to make changes internally and take the organization new places as I was on the client delivery and marketing tasks that I was being paid to do. Eight years ago, I left my job(s) delivering pizza and operating a crane in a steel mill in West Virginia to become government consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton. Consulting.

Building Your Business With Internal Collaboration

Convince & Convert

right there, “ The Collaborative Organization ,” and also the CEO, Founder, and Grand Poobah of Chess Media Group. social organization is a lot more about corporate culture than. as you want, but at the same time you have a large organization. Yammer?

Don’t Be Scared Be Prepared – How to Manage a Social Media Crisis

Convince & Convert

You need some sort of social media listening software in your organization. You must have a listening protocol in your organization. Create a crisis flowchart that specifies who in your organization should be contacted in different scenarios.

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Watch out for Danish start-up – bringing you a social work.


In the process of finding the right tool for us, we tried out Yammer and the products for 37signals. Blog About Clients Cases Tribesourcing Video People & Contact Bloggers « Will iTunes’ Ping Be a Success?

The Fifteen Classes of the Social Business Software Suite (Q4, 2010)

Social Platforms: Social Networks (organic): There’s a large group of social networks all across the globe but Facebook continues to take dominance in adoption. Commonly mentioned vendors include SocialCast, Yammer, Gist SocialText, Chatter.

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Learn to Walk Before You Run | Social Media Strategery

Social Media Strategery

How is the organization more hierarchical or flat? That’s why I love a tool like Yammer. Yammer is a microblogging application similar to Twitter, only it’s focused on businesses. guest health internal leadership OReilly opengov organization Personal pr Prof.

Twitter versus Plurk: Not Even in the Same League

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

I think this may be partially in part due to the time-line layout (it’s not very organized, though the design is entirely understandable). chat Reply Jag February 9, 2009 at 10:23 am Great comparison Reply rudeshock February 10, 2009 at 1:13 am Twitter, Yammer, Plurk.

Social Media speeds Onboarding

Buzz Marketing for Technology

And what has been really interesting for me to see was the difference between organizations when it comes to things like social media. One of the things I was pleasantly surprised to find in the first few days was that Avaya has their own Yammer account within their firewall.

Social Media From A to Z: A Glossary

Pamorama : enables users to organize and view all of their content online in a familiar file and folder structure. The term flash mob is generally applied only to gatherings organized via social media, viral e-mails, or phone.

Takeaways from Launch Scale 2016

David Sacks , former founder of Yammer and now CEO of Zenefits , answered Jason’s question about Trump’s election this way: “The country is very polarized right now. Launch founder Jason Calacanis chats with Zenefits CEO David Sacks at LaunchScale. Photo by JD Lasica).

9 Steps to Creating a Successful e-Course


’ Instead of believing these voices and losing momentum or ignoring them entirely – which drains your energy because they are still yammering in the background – write down what they are saying.

The 1-9-90 rule won't work for Internal Collaboration

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Ok, so you decide to implement an internal microblogging platform like Yammer or Socialcast, or even an internal Wiki platform like SocialText or Confluence.

Enterprise 2.0 Reflects the Culture | Social Media Strategery

Social Media Strategery

If you think that the enterprise-wide wiki you’ve been pushing to install is going to change the culture of your organization, think again. That wiki is going to reflect the culture of your organization, not change it. Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0

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The Career Path of the Corporate Social Strategist: An Introspection

Social Media Strategery

The whole report is a must read, and I encourage anyone who’s leading any sort of social media effort, public or private sector, big or small organization, to read it. Because Booz Allen is such a huge organization that.

12 Cloud-Based Tools to Stay Productive | Justin Levy

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Justin Levy Marketing and Social Media Home About Archives Contact Disclosures Newsletter Speaking 12 Cloud-Based Tools to Stay Productive Written on July 23, 2010 by Justin Levy in communications , organization , productivity , technology 2 Comments - Leave a comment!

I Started a Blog But No One Cared | Social Media Strategery

Social Media Strategery

Include the link to your content in your team newsletters, meeting agendas/minutes, email signatures, briefings, Yammer messages, and any other communications vehicles you use. People have asked me to go out to Yammer and link back to their wiki pages.

For Social Business, Remember the 90-9-1 Rule

Webbiquity SMM

Understanding that dynamic, organizations should develop a social media policy and provide a rudimentary level of social media training to all employees (the tools available, their basic use, and essential do’s and don’ts).

Social Pros 16 – Jay and Eric Strike Back

Convince & Convert

One, “research” was released by “news organizations” Associated Press and I think it was CNBC if I recall correctly, that purported to show that 46 percent of Americans believe that Facebook is a fad. Eric : Yeah, Maria Ogneva from Yammer.

Social Pros 18 – Ike Pigott, Alabama Power

Convince & Convert

If you are a very sales-driven, outbound calling organization, then LinkedIn is a gold mine. Do that same study, but at each level of the organization. Once the folks within our organization saw it at work and saw how it, it’s like, “Oh.

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