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Diane Loomis shares a quick story on using Activities

I wanted to share the effectiveness of Connections Activities in running a small project and, as a part of that, managing meetings and actions from meetings. I held a meeting this morning and a number of team members couldn’t attend because of conflicts or the late notice. At the end of the day, eight hours […]

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Heidi Ambler discussing what it means to be a social business

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Guest blog entry by Kathryn Corey on IBM Connections 3.0.1

Today we have a special guest author who you are likely familiar with. Kathryn Corey who joined the IBM Social Software Product Management team as an Offering Manager in January of this year. Kathryn has been with IBM for almost 16 years and has had a variety of roles in Graphic Services, Worldwide Sales Operations […]

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Lesson Learned

Doing a set of user surveys recently, with college students – I learned this interesting item, something I’ve kind of “sought” in my designs and it was very exciting to hear it verbalized. In this test, one of the questions asked was, what 2 or 3 software applications do you use the most? When I […]

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How do you work with the IBM Connections wiki?

As we start planning for future releases of IBM Connections, we wanted to understand how users, for example, are using Wikis to ensure that we are investing in the right areas. Just like it doesn’t make sense to invest in Internet Explorer 6 these days, we want to know how users are leveraging the editors […]

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Write your blog with Blogsy!

We are always interested in highlighting what our partners are doing in terms of building applications. Blogsy, one of the top rated blogging applications for iPad has just been updated to support IBM Connections. Built by Fomola, Blogsy provides yet another option for iPad users to blog within IBM Connections while on the go. Check […]

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Help shape the future user experience of the IBM Smart Cloud/LotusLive

The IBM User Experience Research team would like your feedback on the lotuslive.com web experience. You will be asked to complete three tasks which should take no more than 20 minutes. Please start the study here: https://s.userzoom.com/m/MSBDOVM1NTM_ Thank you for helping to improve the user experience! ibm-connections, social-software, user-experience

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Next week in San Francisco @SocialMediaWeek

Marie Wallace posted to her blog this morning about next week’s Social Media event in San Francisco….”One more day and I’m off to San Francisco for what looks to be a fun few days with lots of interesting events, not least of all our own IBM event on Tuesday at the Razorfish offices near Pier […]

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Getting Started with IBM Connections

IBM Connections 3.0.1 has a new getting started experience to interactively guide users through steps for setting up and using IBM Connections. Each step lets you Learn more, Watch video or Do it. Want to see how other people are using IBM Connections to do social business? The new getting started walks you through the […]

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Help us plan our session for SXSW Interactive

Today’s guest post is from Heidi Ambler Director of Social Software Product Management Luis Benitez and I are excited to be presenting at SXSW 2012, and we want to tap into the collective knowledge of readers of our blogs, Twitter, and even internal to IBM to find out what your thoughts are on enterprise social […]

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Participate in activities going on in the User Experience Lab at Lotusphere 2012

Participate in activities going on in the User Experience Lab View the latest product design concepts, experience mobile product designs, talk to our social solutions designers, and provide feedback to improve the information experience. Meet the designers, user researchers, and information architects responsible for the direction of our products. Participate in hands-on activities and tell […]

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Lotusphere 2012 – UX Lab Door Prizes

Throughout the Lotusphere 2012 conference we’ll be giving out these lovely fashion accessories as door prizes in the User Experience Lab in Asia 4. Come by any day and answer the “Question of the Day” at one of our stations for a chance to win. Increase your chances by attending any one of our special […]

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Participate in Online Feedback Activities for Lotusphere 2012 and Beyond!

Participate in Online Feedback Activities Answer Our Online Question of the Day! In the User Experience Lab, we’ll be asking a “Question of the Day.” Visit us in Asia 4 each day to answer the question and to sign up for a chance to win a prize at the end of the day. If you […]

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A Sampling of IBM Connections sessions at Lotusphere 2012

There are many, many great sessions on IBM Connections this coming week. It is going be challenging to make time for all the sessions that you will want to attend!! Here are few that I will share: I will be speaking at the following sessions: ID221: What’s New in IBM Connections Next (Tue 11:15, Wed […]

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Lotusphere 2012 #LS12 #IBMSocialBiz

Hi everyone, here’s a heads up for where you can catch me at Lotusphere. I’ll be in the UX Lab, come see me at the Social Business Solutions Design table. I’ll be running a Hands on Design activity where we can take your favorite solution and see how to enhance the design with Social. I’ll […]

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