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Alan Lepofsky
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Yes, the IT service firms don't like it when things work together easily. ;-)  That said, let's not be followed into thinking suites are all the are marketed to be. There are still many challenges.
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Happy 25th Birthday Lotus Notes. A few thoughts on one of the most important collaboration tools in history:  http://www.alanlepofsky.net/alepofsky/alanblog.nsf/dx/happy-25th-birthday-lotus-notes #socbiz
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I recall loading the beta of Lotus Notes on an IBM PS/2 Model 80 running OS/2 1.0. It had an almost unthinkable 8MB of RAM. 
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November 20th, Phil Gilbert General Manager IBM Software Design, Jeff Schick General Manager IBM Enterprise Social Solutions and I will be talking about the next generation of IBM's Communication and Collaboration tools. My part will be on the importance of analytics in helping our productivity. #socbiz   #futureofwork  

Register here: https://event.on24.com/eventRegistration/EventLobbyServlet?target=registration.jsp&eventid=852984&sessionid=1&key=F44E6202401F5D6A3E4BA3AF95784579&sourcepage=register
Extreme mail makeover: Re-imagined for the future of work. Thursday, November 20, 2014, 11:00 AM ET Every day, emails flood our inbox: tasks are left undone, messages go unanswered, and meetings overwhelm us. Why does work have to be such hard work? The truth is, it doesn't have to be.
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My video recap of #jiveworld   #jiveworld14  +Jive Software  #socbiz   #e20   #analytics   #futureofwork  
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Hi Alan,
I would like tor request you please add my course in your blog if you are interested.

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Mobile computing has changed the way we work. Can you please answer two questions for me?

http://www.alanlepofsky.net/alepofsky/alanblog.nsf/dx/what-do-you-like-and-dislike-about-mobile-computing

#mobilefirst   #futureofwork   #wearables   #socbiz  
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Tools encourages certain adaptations, so these advantages arise:
1. Affective-state mobility with adaptive ambiance
2. Focus-state mobility with adaptive connectivity
3. Conative-state mobility with adaptive presence

Tools also encourages certain habits, so these challenges arise:
1. Developing mindful habits to overcome routinizing habits
2. Developing empathic habits to overcome compartmentalizing habits
3. Developing reflective habits to overcome externalizing habits
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Does you know of any good B2B social business success stories? Ex: A large manufacturer improving the way it collaborates with suppliers? Almost all cases of social business I can find are about improving employee collaboration or customer (individual) engagement. #socbiz 
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New Report: The Strategic Impact of Mobile Transformation
#mobile #socbiz 
In Q4 2014 Constellation Research surveyed over 500 organizations of at least 1000 employees in the education, healthcare, high tech and retail industries to determine the current state of mobile transformation. This report uncovers three core areas: Mobile transformation is top of mind for most ...
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Thank you to our amazing customers and to my hard working colleagues for making Constellation Research the #1 Independent Analyst Firm of 2014. http://goo.gl/xEXj43
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Thank you. Ray and the entire team all work very hard at staying ahead of the curve. 
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Is this the new #collaboration software user interface?

Slack Glip Unify Cisco
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I doubt it. 
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I help people understand how collaboration software can help their businesses run better.

VP and Principal Analyst at Constellation Research Group.
Previously: 3 years as Director of Marketing at Socialtext, 14 years at IBM/Lotus.

After work, I can most likely be found trying to play golf, taking a spin class, or playing ultimate frisbee.

I live in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and have a bachelor degree in Engineering from the University of Toronto
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I help people understand hot to use and build collaboration software. I focus on people can work better with their colleagues and customers.
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  • Constellation Research
    VP and Principal Analyst, 2011 - present
  • Socialtext
    Director of Marketing, 2008 - 2011
  • IBM/Lotus
    Senior Strategist, 1993 - 2008
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