Socialcast blogs bring you the latest trends and best practices for enterprise social networks, to help you harness them to boost productivity, employee satisfaction, and business performance across your organization. Drawing on our own and others’ experience and insights, we’ll provide you with a stream of fresh ideas, stimulating insights, and thought-provoking commentary. We invite you to participate in the dialogue.
We’ve been stealthily busy here at Socialcast, helping businesses like yours align their vision and literally get on the same digital page. But it’s been awhile since we shared with you the types of things we’re doing behind the scenes, including some great new product updates, feature enhancements and use case stories. We’d love for you to join us as we answer the question: what’s new with Socialcast?
What’s New with Socialcast?… Read more »
Aragon Research released their third annual Globe for Social Software today, and we’re excited to announce that the analyst firm positioned Socialcast as a Leader.
Download now: The Aragon Research Globe for Social Software, 2015: Knowledge at the Core
Founded in 2008, Socialcast was acquired by VMware in 2011 and today powers some of the largest enterprise social networks in the world. Socialcast puts people and projects, conversations and content back at the core of business.… Read more »
Hi Everyone! For the month of October, we've released improvements around files and integrations*. We also have another version of the Android App available for the download, and an iOS App release coming out shortly. Check it out below:
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This is part 7 of a 12-part series on building a successful enterprise social network (ESN). These 12 tips are ones I promote as vital to the success of the ESN I’ve managed for Humana the past 5+ years, and I believe they have applicability to other organizations as well, large and small.
Here’s tip #7: Encourage business and non-business content.
If an ESN is about accomplishing business objectives via connecting people, being open and human and transparent, and building relationships with others around areas of mutual interest, then it is important that we not only allow but encourage ESN users to have conversation and fun in such an online community just as we hope it happens in the face-to-face experiences of employees who work together.… Read more »
For this sixth tip in my series on building a successful enterprise social network (ESN), I am deeply indebted to online community management consultant Rich Millington, his excellent resources at FeverBee.com and his book Buzzing Communities. Here’s the tip:
Avoid Big Launch Syndrome.
What is Big Launch Syndrome?… Read more »
Socialcast by VMware (NYSE: VMW) is a social network for business uniting people, information, and applications with its real-time enterprise activity stream engine. Behind the firewall or in the cloud, Socialcast enables instant collaboration in a secure environment. Socialcast is headquartered in San Francisco, California. www.socialcast.com