Be it earned or owned, gaining a social footprint requires having social tools. At RBA, we know how to build them.

March 13, 2014

Is SharePoint Social Dead?

Yep. Just like everything else at the Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2014 (SPC14), SharePoint Social is being pushed into Heaven or Hell depending on your point of view. In fact it’s being pushed so hard it got pushed right out SharePoint and into Yammer and new apps. Basically we are talking… Read More

March 11, 2014

Don’t Use the F Word When Describing Enterprise Social

NEVER use the word Facebook to describe enterprise social. “People will be able to connect instantaneously, just like Facebook.” “Our employees will be able to have conversations regardless of time of day or location, just like Facebook.” That F word drives fear of a productivity black hole into the hearts… Read More

March 10, 2014

Don’t Add Social Just Because It’s Shiny

Social is neat, Social is cool, Social is shiny, and it isn’t worth a darn unless it solves a business problem. There are some organizations that install SharePoint Social features or Yammer because it’s the hip new thing. No training, no leadership buy-in, no business problem to solve. These implementations… Read More