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Transform: How Leading Companies Are Winning with Disruptive Social Technology: How Leading Companies Are Winning with Disruptive Social Technology Digital Audio Christopher Morace

Transform: How Leading Companies Are Winning with Disruptive Social Technology: How Leading Companies Are Winning with Disruptive Social Technology Digital Audio

Christopher Morace

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ISBN : 9780071823920
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256 pages
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Transform . . . or Be Left Behind Create unprecedented business value with social technologiesChief Strategy Officer at Jive Software, Christopher Morace was one of the first people to arrive at the intersection of social technology and businessMoreTransform . . . or Be Left Behind Create unprecedented business value with social technologiesChief Strategy Officer at Jive Software, Christopher Morace was one of the first people to arrive at the intersection of social technology and business strategy. He has overseen more than 800 deployments of social technology in major corporations. A true pioneer of what is arguably the most important development in business today, Morace knows better than anyone how social technology is changing the way businesses operate and how successful companies are leveraging it to their advantage. Now, in this groundbreaking guide, Morace reveals all his secrets. He walks you through best practices for developing a winning business strategy that places heavy focus on collaboration, open communication, and wide networks of connections--absolute necessities for success in business today.Morace outlines the strategic steps every leader must take in order to compete in todays constantly shifting business landscape: Learn about the newest social and related technologies (such as mobile, the cloud, and big data) and the capabilities they offer. Enact the behavioral changes within your company that will enable these capabilities to be incorporated into day-to-day operations. Determine your starting point, choose a platform, launch a social business solution, and measure your progress.Transform is packed with firsthand accounts of companies that have taken these very steps to drive positive change, increase profits, and experience measurable growth. Morace gives you an inside look at how Chubb Insurance, McAfee, EMC, T-Mobile, Bupa, SolarWinds, UBS, Alcatel-Lucent, Genentech, and others have applied his methods. He also offers valuable commentary from industry professionals such as Marc Andreessen and academics from Stanfords Graduate School of Business and Dartmouths Tuck School of Business.Technology is advancing at an exponential pace, and its changing the way the world does business. You can keep doing things the way youve done them. Or you can Transform. The right choice is obvious--and simpler to implement than you might think.PRAISE FOR TRANSFORMThe tools and frameworks that Chris Morace describes in Transform are vital for companies looking to win in todays competitive market. -- Aaron Levie, Cofounder and CEO, BoxThis is a must-read book for any customer seeking to improve how work gets done, the customer experience, and the innovation cycle. -- R Ray Wang, Principal Analyst and CEO, Constellation Research, Inc.My advice is simple: read this book if you want to empower your people and improve your organization. -- Andrew McAfee, Principal Research Scientist, MITs Center for Digital Business, author of Enterprise 2.0, and coauthor of Race Against the MachineTheres a revolution happening in corporations around the world. To succeed in this revolution, knowledge has to be shared. You need a social platform, one like Morace describes, that knows what you want to know, presents ideas to you, and enables you to connect to the right people. -- Debby Hopkins, Chief Innovation Officer, CitiMorace captures the process and effort that it takes to provide disruptive technologies flawlessly. Stop reading this endorsement and go buy the book already! Dont waste time. The next disruption may be your own--if you dont listen to what Morace is telling you. -- Paul Greenberg, author of the bestselling CRM at the Speed of Light: Social CRM Strategies, Tools, and Techniques for Engaging Your Customers, and President, The 56 Group, LLC