All posts filed under “English language articles

Time to start a new experiment: Use an automatic translation service to translate some of my posts with some significance beyond Germany into English language, while doing some minor editing after the initial translation. This is a first try. Let us see, how far this goes. As in the past the headline of those postings will be starting with [EN].

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Digital Transformation: The most effective digital workplace is one where collaboration and sharing are the norms

Great posting and great statements to quote on Digital Transformation and the different aspects to consider. I start with my favorite topic Collaboration: Collaborative relationships will multiply and intensify digital transformation: Hyperconnectivity is one of the great characteristics of digital transformation. Organizations and their people… Read More

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Collaboration: Avoiding Data Breaches versus Sharing and Communication

According to the Ponemon Institute, 23 percent of breaches are caused internally, by accident or by malicious intent. … What about email attachments? Osterman Research noted (pdf) that 95 percent of all business emails sent have attachments. Have they been vetted for security and confidential information? Doubtful.… Read More

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The Digital Workplace: It is about People, Places, Platform, Culture and Adoption

Very interesting thoughts on the different aspects of productivity at the workplace: In short, while we have long championed tools to improve enterprise productivity, the greatest gains may be in re-working the physical, not technological, architecture. Source: Why the workplace doesn’t work | Intranetizen It… Read More

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McKinsey: Successful Digital Transformation needs all Employees and clear Communication

Very interesting study: Transformation needs buy-in from all levels including frontline employees and a much better communcation A new survey suggests that for their transformations to succeed, organizations need employee buy-in at all levels, consistent communication, and better people strategies. … A particular blind spot… Read More

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Why Social Collaboration fails: Old Habits and Persistence, Command and Control

The obvious question is: Why the corporate social network lacks the participation and lively zest found in consumer social media systems? And what can be done about it? Source: Learning from HBR: Making corporate social network collaboration successful – Work Monkey Labs Interesting thoughts on… Read More

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The real Collaboration Challenge: Get your Employees interested. And give them a Hand … After all

Great article by Paul Rubens on Computerworld Malaysia with a lot of truth: The real challenge is to get your employees adopting your solution (whatever it is): „G2 Crowd found that only four platforms could regularly boast adoption rates above 75 percent, and no product… Read More