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DEFINITION: Six degrees of separation is the theory that anyone on the planet can be connected to any other person on the planet through a chain of acquaintances that has no more than five intermediaries. The theory was first proposed in 1929 by the Hungarian writer Frigyes Karinthy in a short story called "Chains."In the 1950's, Ithiel de Sola Pool (MIT) and Manfred Kochen (IBM) set out to prove the theory mathematically.  … 
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Smarter Work Force
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WHITE PAPER: Today, people will determine the success of your business over business models and budgets. Workforce design helps companies provide meaningful work to their employees. View this resource to learn more about how to encourage growth in your business among many other tips.
Posted: 17 Jul 2013 | Published: 17 Jul 2013

IBM

Create a Referral Program to Grow Your IT Business
sponsored by ConnectWise
WHITE PAPER: The primary mode of growth for most technology provider businesses is by good, old word of mouth.  Yet, many businesses have not established an official referral program to capture as many referrals as possible.  Check out this guide to find the proven best strategies for creating the perfect referral program for your business.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

ConnectWise

Developing a Road Map to an Exceptional Web Experience
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WHITE PAPER: When it comes to web experiences, customers have high expectations. Consult this resource to learn how you can provide innovative, high-value user experience solutions to satisfy your customers. It explains how to deliver resources that draw from user experience and knowledge.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

IBM

Becoming a Social Business: Social Business Enterprise Strategy Accelerator
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WHITE PAPER: The way people interact and form relationships is changing, social business is the way of the future. This resource explains more about the opportunities that social business provides. It discusses how to go about adopting social media for both external and internal purposes, read on to learn more tips on transitioning to the social enterprise.
Posted: 16 Jul 2013 | Published: 16 Jul 2013

IBM

3 Tips to Align Employees and Company Strategy
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WHITE PAPER: In most cases, keeping all employees aligned around the company's strategic mission seems simply out of reach. This resource outlines 3 necessary habits to help align and engage employees with the company culture. Strategic alignment is paramount to inspiring employee engagement.
Posted: 15 Jul 2013 | Published: 15 Jul 2013

Jive Software

Benchmarking the Social Intranet
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WHITE PAPER: Social business is a relatively new phenomenon. How should your business go about quantifying the success of adoption figures? This resource offers some key insights into the adoption rates of companies ranging from education to finance.
Posted: 15 Jul 2013 | Published: 15 Jul 2013

Jive Software

How to improve sales reps performance
sponsored by Jive Software
WHITE PAPER: How many of your employees reach their full potential? By implementing a new approach to social business, your enterprise can develop a new process to facilitate the learning, knowledge-sharing and teamwork essential to improve sales employees.
Posted: 11 Jul 2013 | Published: 11 Jul 2013

Jive Software

Why Bringing Social to your Marketing Team is a Non-Negotiable
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WHITE PAPER: Access this valuable resource to learn how improving cross-functional collaboration is the new marketing mandate, and social business is the enabler, allowing marketing teams to drive more leads, increase sales and cut operational costs.
Posted: 11 Jul 2013 | Published: 11 Jul 2013

Jive Software

Key tips to develop better content
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WHITE PAPER: Do you want to improve your content? Today, the right content can set your business apart from its competitors. View this resource to learn more about how to improve your content marketing. It outlines 5 key asset development challenges and how social collaboration can help you master them.
Posted: 10 Jul 2013 | Published: 10 Jul 2013

Jive Software

Social Business: Fracking for Value in the Enterprise
sponsored by Jive Software
WHITE PAPER: View this resource to learn more about how to stay competitive in today's social environment. It shows how social platform vendors are educating customers on where and how to apply for social business advantage. Find out what your business can do to improve its business approach by reading this white paper now.
Posted: 09 Jul 2013 | Published: 09 Jul 2013

Jive Software

How to reap the benefits of social business
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WHITE PAPER: On average, social business solutions helped companies increase employee productivity by 15% and drive 2-4% incremental top-line value annually, according to this resource. Learn how your business can benefits from social collaboration by reading this white paper now.
Posted: 09 Jul 2013 | Published: 09 Jul 2013

Jive Software

Global Survey: Is enterprise social collaboration living up to its promise?
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: The majority of IT decision-makers ,business leaders and end are using enterprise social networking technologies, but most lack true enterprise collaboration capabilities, according to this research from Avenade.
Posted: 01 Jul 2013 | Published: 01 Jul 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Business Reimagined
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BOOK: Reimagining business is about waking up to a new environment based on technology that liberates rather than constrains, writes Dave Coplin.
Posted: 26 Jun 2013 | Published: 28 Jun 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Snapshot: Online presence of UK retailers
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RESEARCH CONTENT: This concise report assesses the online presence of 36 of the UK's leading high street retailers.
Posted: 24 Jun 2013 | Published: 24 Jun 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

HP Publishes First Social eBook On Next-Generation Enterprise with Jive-Powered Customer Community
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WHITE PAPER: In this resource learn about HP's Enterprise 20/20, a collaborative online experience that features a social ebook and Jive-powered public community, where community members participate in a wide variety of discussions about the future of the world, technology and business.
Posted: 24 Jun 2013 | Published: 24 Jun 2013

Jive Software

Experts on risk see few risks and many rewards in Social Business Software
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CASE STUDY: Swiss Re, a global re-insurer, was facing efficiency issues as their current collaborative tools no longer met their business needs. Take a look at this case study to learn how Swiss Re took a community-centric approach to collaboration with a social platform that allowed employees to address business topics and collaborate on client needs.
Posted: 20 Jun 2013 | Published: 20 Jun 2013

Jive Software

Sales support goes social at Vodafone’s enterprise business unit
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CASE STUDY: Vodafone Enterprise realized that their current strategic communication platforms weren't enough to meet changing business needs. In this case study, find out how Vodafone implemented a flexible, easy-to-use social business platform to support their sales teams streamline deals from start to finish.
Posted: 20 Jun 2013 | Published: 20 Jun 2013

Jive Software

The Future of Corporate IT
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This research study from CEB identifies five opportunities for CIOs to drive productivity and growth as organisations adopt new working practices.
Posted: 05 Jun 2013 | Published: 05 Jun 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Information Governance
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RESEARCH CONTENT: This research from AIIM looks at the risk profile around electronic records, the keep-all versus delete-all options, e-discovery, and the implications of social, mobile and cloud on risk management policies.
Posted: 03 Jun 2013 | Published: 03 Jun 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Deepening Collaboration through More Effective Document and Content Management
sponsored by SearchContentManagement
EGUIDE: Consult this expert E-guide to find out the secret to successful collaboration. It discusses the benefits of encouraging teamwork between different departments, while providing the tools and training employees need to establish great collaboration in an enterprise.
Posted: 30 May 2013 | Published: 30 May 2013

SearchContentManagement

Social Business - Patterns in achieving social business success
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: How can your business become more social? View this resource to learn mroe about the best practices that have emerged and other social business patterns.
Posted: 17 Jul 2013 | Published: 17 Jul 2013

IBM

IBM Social Business Adoption QuickStart
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Companies are investing in social business software to enhance knowledge exchange and sharing, streamline their operations and improve their response to evolving market demands. Consult this white paper to find out how to implement social business in the most effective way.
Posted: 17 Jul 2013 | Published: 17 Jul 2013

IBM

Creating a Smarter Workforce for Market Leadership
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: With today's changing workforce dynamics and economic challenges, business leaders are turning their focus to their most valuable asset -- their people. View this webcast to find out how organizations who engage and motivate their people can achieve significant competitive differentiation and market leadership.
Posted: 15 Jul 2013 | Premiered: Jul 15, 2013

IBM

Magic Quadrant for the CRM Customer Engagement Center
sponsored by Salesforce
WHITE PAPER: Access this comprehensive Gartner report to explore and compare customer engagement center (CEC) applications from today's top vendors. Discover the strengths and weaknesses of these customer service technologies, and decide which is right for your social CRM strategy.
Posted: 08 Jul 2013 | Published: 13 May 2013

Salesforce

Top 3 trends that could influence CIOs
sponsored by CA Technologies.
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide from SearchCIO.com offers advice on how to capitalize on cloud computing, social networking and big data for big payoffs in both their business and career by examining strategies for shared services, data analytics and consumerization of IT.
Posted: 21 Jun 2013 | Published: 21 Jun 2013

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SOCIAL NETWORKING DEFINITION (continued): …  Although they were able to phrase the question (given a set N of people, what is the probability that each member of N is connected to another member via k_1, k_2, k_3...k_n links?), after twenty years they were still unable to solve the problem to their own satisfaction. In 1967, American sociologist Stanley Milgram devised a new way to test the theory, which he called "the small-world problem." He randomly selected people in the mid-West to send packages to a stranger located in Massachusetts. The senders knew the recipient's name, occupation, and general location. They were instructed to send … 
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