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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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Fascinating Findings on Customer Expectations
sponsored by Avaya
VIDEO: This video looks at interesting facts you need to know when it comes to consumers' changing expectations. Tune in and learn how to transform your business, one great interaction at a time.
Posted: 28 Dec 2015 | Premiered: 19 Nov 2015

Avaya

Your Social Intelligence Guide for Customer Service
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: In this social listening guide for customer service, you'll find insights from some of today's foremost thought leaders on exceptional customer experience management in the digital age. Learn how to effectively engage customers on various social channels.
Posted: 28 Dec 2015 | Published: 28 Dec 2015

Microsoft

Learn How You could be Missing Customer Expectations
sponsored by Avaya
VIDEO: This video explores recent research on the changing needs of consumers when it comes to delivering the right customer experience. Learn how to help the 78% of customers who say their interaction with companies has evolved.
Posted: 24 Dec 2015 | Premiered: 18 Nov 2015

Avaya

Turn Social Sentiment into Opportunity with CRM and Analytics
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: In this guide, you'll uncover tips on how to reach customers at the point of influence with social marketing. Learn why social engagement plays a critical role in bridging the gap between your digital campaigns and the conversations they spark.
Posted: 15 Dec 2015 | Published: 15 Dec 2015

Microsoft

A Guide for Driving Sales Leads: Social is for Closers
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: In 2012, social salespeople were 23% more successful at exceeding their quotas. Access this guide and learn how to emulate the best social salespeople by uncovering tips on boosting relationships, driving sales leads, and more.
Posted: 15 Dec 2015 | Published: 15 Dec 2015

Microsoft

Infographic: Improving Customer Experiences in the Omnichannel Age
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: This infographic denotes clear steps toward unifying all of your touchpoints to deliver exceptional customer service. Learn how to give your audience a consistent journey regardless of where or how they interact with you.
Posted: 15 Dec 2015 | Published: 15 Dec 2015

Avaya

Becoming a Digital Business
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores seven areas in which modern technology is being used to revamp the enterprise. Discover new ideas for your journey towards digitization.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 14 Dec 2015

Microsoft

Your Business Won't Make it to 2020 - Unless you Take These 3 Steps
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: In this executive brief, you'll find survey results that point to significant improvement in companies who have implemented a customer experience management (CEM) strategy. Access now to learn how to define and execute your own strategy.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Avaya

The Shift to Customer Centricity in the Contact Center
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: In this infographic, you'll find statistics from one contact center research report that reveal new customer expectations. Learn how to address consumer needs by driving change in the contact center.
Posted: 11 Dec 2015 | Published: 11 Dec 2015

Avaya

Digital Transformation: Accelerate the pace of change to the "Digital Enterprise"
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: By 2027, it is predicted that 75% of non-digital enterprises will be shifted out or die entirely. Read on for a strategy to accelerate the pace of change by leveraging several technologies.
Posted: 10 Dec 2015 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

Avaya

Case study - SPARDA Bank Improves Cross-Selling Through Social Collaboration
sponsored by IBM
CASE STUDY: This case study reveals how SPARDA Bank adopted a set of CRM social collaboration tools so that their employees could better understand each other, their products, and their customers. Discover how social collaboration can help your business deliver greater customer satisfaction, better cross-selling, up-selling, and more.
Posted: 09 Dec 2015 | Published: 09 Dec 2015

IBM

Daifuku Revitalizes Global Communications with Their Social Business Environment
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this case study, you'll learn how one industrial-materials handling organization implemented a social business environment to help streamline its business processes. Plus, discover why IT planning managers are saying that social functions and a direct link between communications make it possible to speed up business workflows.
Posted: 08 Dec 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

IBM

Communicate through Multiple Channels for Greater Engagement and Retention
sponsored by Kofax, Inc.
EBOOK: Discover why adopting a CCM solution with passive and active multi-channel communication empowers your business to engage with your customers across multiple delivery channels and with minimal effort.
Posted: 08 Dec 2015 | Published: 08 Dec 2015

Kofax, Inc.

Selling with Social: New Research to Improve Online Sales
sponsored by Bazaarvoice
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will examine who is generating and using consumer-generated content, where they are using it, and how it is impacting offline buying behavior. Read on to explore the findings of this study and recommendations on how to apply these insights to your own marketing endeavors.
Posted: 03 Dec 2015 | Published: 03 Dec 2015

Bazaarvoice

Selling with Social: How Social Curation Drives Engagement and Sales
sponsored by Bazaarvoice
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper now to learn how your business can use rich social content and customer feedback to drive engagement trust and conversion.
Posted: 24 Nov 2015 | Published: 24 Nov 2015

Bazaarvoice

How customer's social conversations drive acquisition, retention, and innovation
sponsored by Bazaarvoice
WHITE PAPER: Using the banking industry as a use case, access this white paper about social media to discover how you can seize the opportunity to redefine your brand and earn new customers by tapping into conversations, status updates, and more.
Posted: 24 Nov 2015 | Published: 24 Nov 2015

Bazaarvoice

Capitalize on Customer Insight and Expand your Business with Cloud
sponsored by IBM
VIDEO: Tune into this brief video to discover how SaaS can help deliver the customer insights you need to generate revenue from social, historical and operational data.
Posted: 04 Nov 2015 | Premiered: 22 Feb 2015

IBM

How Cybercriminals Exploit the Human Factor
sponsored by Proofpoint, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This report explores data on end-user behavior and how it contributes to security incidents. Take a look to learn why your users click on malicious links and how you can put a stop to their dangerous behavior.
Posted: 21 Oct 2015 | Published: 21 Oct 2015

Proofpoint, Inc.

Gain New Insights and Enhance Consumer Engagements
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper and discover ways to capitalize on consumer data to drive desired business outcomes and increase marketing ROI.
Posted: 20 Oct 2015 | Published: 29 May 2015

IBM

Technology Offers Convenience, Privacy Pays the Price
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Technology is a wonderful thing, but it comes with a price: your privacy. This white paper can help you learn more about what kind of personal data is collected by web sites and applications, and how to secure your information online.
Posted: 20 Oct 2015 | Published: 20 Oct 2015

Global Knowledge

How to Create an Effective Social CRM Strategy
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This insightful white paper reveals proven guidelines for conducting customer experience management using social. Learn from a series of social thought leaders about the practice of social listening and building a social CRM strategy.
Posted: 13 Oct 2015 | Published: 13 Oct 2015

Microsoft

Creating an Effective Social Media Strategy
sponsored by Microsoft
EGUIDE: In this expert e-guide, learn how to use social media intelligently to engage customers and build credibility online. Additionally, learn why organizations need to make sure their company culture is conducive to implementing a social CRM program before they can take full advantage of social media.
Posted: 09 Oct 2015 | Published: 09 Oct 2015

Microsoft

How to Deliver Effective Social Customer Service
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this discussion, Scott Landry, Vice President of Global Customer Support at Akamai Technologies, highlights the numerous ways companies can communicate with customers via social media. Read more to learn how you can utilize social media as an effective channel to deliver quality customer support.
Posted: 10 Sep 2015 | Published: 01 Jul 2014

Oracle Corporation

IT Analytics: Optimize IT Delivery, Accelerate Innovation
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents strategies that offer aid to IT leaders facing the challenges of new technologies. Access now and learn how analytics can help streamline IT management - yes, even in cloud computing environments.
Posted: 08 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

IBM

Why Creating Closer Customer Relationships Depends on Master Data Management
sponsored by TIBCO Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This dynamic terrain is rocky, but it also holds enormous potential. The following white paper reveals what strategies you need to achieve close customer relationships and increased loyalty.
Posted: 16 Oct 2015 | Published: 16 Oct 2015

TIBCO Software Inc.
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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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