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  • Good morning. My name is Tom Cheatham, and I am the Manager of Finance and Administration for the Jewish Big Brother Big Sister organization of Boston. . I serve as the president of the North Shore Technology Council. We are delighted to welcome you here this morning. In today’s program, you will learn about social networking and the impact it is having on our daily lives and on our businesses. ( Table Networking) But before we begin our presentations, could you each take half a minute at your tables to introduce yourselves to your table mates. Please share your - Name Current role One sentence – What do you hope to learn from today’s session? Please be brief – we will have time for follow-up discussions and networking after the presentations. … .One minute warning…. … ..If I can get your attention again please….
  • Presentation Slides For 5 28 Breakfast

    1. 1. North Shore Technology Council <ul><li>5/28/2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Social Networking on the Web for Your Business </li></ul><ul><li>and as a Business </li></ul><ul><li>Today’s Moderator: David Cutler , Business Developer, </li></ul><ul><li>Oasis Technology Partners </li></ul><ul><li>Today’s Panelists: </li></ul><ul><li>Chris Brogan , Social Media Strategy & Technology Expert </li></ul><ul><li>Mark Doerschlag , Internet Entrepreneur and Online Community Hub </li></ul><ul><li>Jim Dowd, Web Entrepreneur </li></ul><ul><li>David Evans , Social Media Expert </li></ul>
    2. 2. About the NSTC <ul><li>Mission - Build a community for interaction, collaboration and advancement of technology business in Massachusetts' north-of-Boston region. </li></ul><ul><li>Vision – To be recognized as a leading forum for fostering high technology businesses in northeastern Massachusetts. </li></ul>
    3. 3. Volunteer Opportunities <ul><ul><ul><li>Programs Committee </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Membership Committee </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Sponsorship Committee </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>IT Committee </li></ul></ul></ul>
    4. 4. Corporate Sponsors
    6. 6. North Shore Technology Council Social Networking
    7. 7. 1976
    8. 8. 3 things Participate and engage Harness for efficiency Evolve your mind and your business
    9. 9. Managing Networks in Your Business Before After Uncover networks Empower relationships to connect directly Improve efficiency
    10. 10. Liljeros 2006 ?? Swedish Hip Hop
    11. 11.
    12. 13. Lots of Discussion
    13. 14. New Way of Thinking
    14. 16. Crossing The Chasm
    15. 17. Ye olde method: top down Unskilled labor Artisan, management Rulers leadership
    16. 18. Maximize expertise and creativity Guide, approve, fund Maximize productivity minimize costs C-Suite Management line
    17. 19. Mobility between management and leadership communication between the line and the rest of the org
    18. 22. Social networks are: <ul><li>Creating and maintaining valuable connections between users </li></ul><ul><li>They are NOT the product themselves </li></ul><ul><li>Social Networks are capable of massive levels of cooperative efficiency as yet never experienced in the whole of human history </li></ul>
    19. 23. Crowd-Sourcing
    20. 24. Types of social networks <ul><li>Pure-play social networks </li></ul><ul><li>Social network Hybrid </li></ul><ul><li>Passion-based social networks </li></ul>
    21. 25. What does Lego make? <ul><li>Little plastic bricks, right? </li></ul>
    22. 26. How Lego became a social network <ul><li>In 1998 Lego released Mindstorms Robotics Targeted at 8-13 year olds </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Our proprietary code is loose on the Internet! We must stop them!!! </li></ul></ul>But limiting creativity is against everything Lego stands for!!!
    23. 28. The lesson : <ul><li>Lego found smart people outside their organization who would do their work for free </li></ul><ul><li>Lego encouraged and incentivized the best of those people, bringing them inside </li></ul>
    24. 29. Fine…that’s Legos. So what?
    25. 30.
    26. 31. A notable failure <ul><li>Wal-Mart’s cool site for cool kids! </li></ul><ul><li>Shut down after just 10 weeks </li></ul><ul><li>Kids could come, upload photos of and talk about Wal-Mart Products! </li></ul><ul><li>None did </li></ul>
    27. 32. Social Networks- the future <ul><li>Anything that can be done by a </li></ul><ul><li>social network … </li></ul><ul><li>will be </li></ul>
    28. 33. Prepared meal social network
    29. 34. Meter Maid Warning Mobile Social Network 
    30. 35. Remote access app support marketplace Coming Summer 2008!!! www. helpguest .com
    31. 36. 3 things Participate and engage Harness for efficiency Evolve your mind and your business
    32. 37. 3 things (Detail): Think of ways to engage with people outside your organization Identify challenges your organization faces that outsiders would happily work on for an alternative source of compensation How will social networks challenge or enhance what your organization does?
    33. 38. Thank You. <ul><li>Panelists: </li></ul><ul><li>Chris Brogan , Social Media Strategy & Technology Expert </li></ul><ul><li>Mark Doerschlag , Internet Entrepreneur and Online Community Hub </li></ul><ul><li>Jim Dowd, Mullen Account Manager </li></ul><ul><li>David Evans , Social Media Expert </li></ul>
    34. 39. <ul><li>Building a Better Platelet: Using Glycomics to </li></ul><ul><li>Enhance Stability and Reduce Risk </li></ul><ul><li>Guest Speakers: </li></ul><ul><li>Douglas Clibourn, President & CEO, ZymeQuest, Inc. </li></ul><ul><li>Karin Hoffmeister, MD, Associate Professor of Hematology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital </li></ul><ul><li>Friday, June 6, 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>100 Cummings Center </li></ul><ul><li>Suite 221-E, Beverly </li></ul><ul><li>12:30 p.m . </li></ul>First Friday Bioscience Seminar Series
    35. 40. Save the Date! NSTC Networking Event Acapulco’s Restaurant 900 Cummings Center, Beverly Thursday, June 12 , 2008 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM Sponsored by:
    36. 41. Save the Date! NEXT BUSINESS BREAKFAST Wednesday, June 25 , 2008 Peabody Marriott
    37. 42. Corporate Sponsors