Helping organisations to build bigger and better engaged communities on Yammer. Every fortnight Paul Woods talks to a community manager exploring the context, challenges, and successes of their organisation's journey on Yammer.
This week to coincide with Microsoftand#8217;s Ignite conference in Atlanta, we thought we would publish two episodes of The Yaminade. Our first guest is Simon Denton (@buildbod) from Mott MacDonald. Simon is a Office Servers and Services MVP from the United Kingdom who was one of the first people in the world to lead an
There have been a lot of questions recently about the future of Yammer. With further integration of Yammer into the Office 365 platform, and what on the surface look like competing features like Office 365 groups emergingand#8230; it is difficult to understand where Yammer fits. Welland#8230; in this episode we thought we would go straight
Ever wanted to capture the collective intelligence of your organisation to unlock innovation? We all have great ideasand#8230; but how do we turn those ideas into action? In this episode of The Yaminade (sponsored by harmon.ie) we talk to Ben Elias (@ideocial) from Ideocial. Ben visited Brisbane earlier this year and spent a couple of hours
On this episode of The Yaminade we chat with Becky Benishek (@bbenishek) from the Crisis Prevention Institute. A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of spending an hour on Skype with Becky talking about the great work that the Crisis Prevention Institute do to help organisations around the world make places of employment great
The past 72 hours have been a little difficult for me to process. Some of the smartest, most interesting and high impact people I have had the pleasure to work with were all let go. Late last week Microsoft disbanded itand#8217;s Office 365 (nee Yammer) Customer Success Management team. Whilst I donand#8217;t want to dwell on
There is a lot of and#8220;knowledge goldand#8221; walking around the office in the minds of your employeesand#8230; but how can you effectively discover, organise and codify that information into valuable intellectual or knowledge capital for your organisation? In this episode we chat to Luke Grange from Microsoft. He shares with us some insight into some of
If you have dabbled in Yammer Community Management for more than 2 seconds, you would have thought about, have been asked a question about how to measure the “success” / “ROI” / “Engagement” / “Reach” / <Insert vanity metric here> of your enterprise social network. In this episode we are joined by Dean Swann (@sdeanswann) […]
With so many technology options in your organisation that enable people to collaborate or work better together, it is sometimes difficult to understand what tools you should be using, let alone have a way of articulating what to use to your peers. In this episode of The Yaminade we talk to Richard Harbridge from 2toLead.
Ever wanted to have the perfect response to those red dots in the hall when they say and#8220;I donand#8217;t have time for Yammerand#8221;? In this episode of The Yaminade we join an Enterprise Social / Yammer / Office365 Master Class held recently in Perth, Western Australia. Instead of an interview, you will hear the 15
In March I had the great pleasure of speaking with Amy Dolzine (@amydolz) from Lubrizol and#8211; an organisation of over 8000 employees who build ingredients that appear in many of the products you use, drive, and live in every day. In this episode she shares her Yammer journey over the past few years at Lubrizol, including