Trying to convince your organization that social tools are a must to survive in business today? Not having success? Use this presentation, it worked on my executives and hopefully, it will work on
Trying to convince your organization that social tools are a must to survive in business today? Not having success? Use this presentation, it worked on my executives and hopefully, it will work on yours as well.
My network follows me
everywhere I go!
Companies with access to the best networks not only outperform competitors
today, but have also the capacity to flexibly outperform them tomorrow.
Let me in!
When you hire someone .. you hire their network
I wish I was
Networks can work
smarter than the
individuals or firms that
are part of them.
In 2007, in a rural Cambodian village
where homes lack electricity, the
night-time darkness is pierced by the
glow from $200 windup laptops that
children bring home from school.
In Peebles Valley, a small rural
community in eastern South
Africa, they demonstrate how
tin cans could link the people
of this community with each
other, and the wider world.
“Applications that harness network effects
to get better the more people use them”
To be in a
have to show
networks to you
There is only one way to be in a
network, you have to engage
… connecting individuals, ideas and information
with each other using digital networks …
Office 2.0 is about
of practice, not of
“It’s the difference
between the work life and
the personal life”
… Is this what you imagine?
60% of people use
today for business
“40% use it for …
well you know!”
Each of them by
himself may not be of
good quality; but when
they all come together
it is possible that thy
may surpass –
collectively and as a
body, although not
individually – the quality
of the few best.
Open and Transparent
Born with the military technologies that were to
lead to analog, digital and virtual technologies
Born with the analog and
Born among analog technologies (telephone, TV),
witnessed and participated in the development of
Born with the first generation of digital
technologies, witnessed and participated in the
development of networked technologies
Born in the midst of new technologies