• NEW: SMARTERTOUR PERFORMANCE SUPPORT for Jive

    Hey Folks. We are rolling out SMARTERTOUR PERFORMANCE SUPPORT for Jive ( watch the 2min Video SmarterTour Performance Support for Jive) to offer Jive Users immediate successful experiences.  For example, if they...
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  • ENGAGEMENT: THE LINK BETWEEN SOCIAL BUSINESS SOLUTIONS AND PERFORMANCE

    There is no better predictor of employee performance than engagement. Many of us are familiar with this point – whether in theory or in practice – as countless development programs and consulting services ...
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  • SCALING COMPANY OBJECTIVES USING GRADUATED REVERSE MENTORING LEVELS

    Following on from my article “101 reverse mentoring – what is it and why do we need it?”, I now want to take a look at how reverse mentoring can help companies implement their specific objectives in ...
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  • INFORMATION OVERLOAD, THE OUTCOME AND THE UNDERLYING PROBLEM

    Lately, I’ve been working intensively on the topic of knowledge management. Along with posts on content “upcycling” and “making knowledge visible”, this post is the third in this series. ...
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  • NEW CCO!

      We are very pleased to introduce you to a new member of the Pokeshot family: Olli, welcome on board!   Olli, a 6-month-old Bodeguero half-breed, joined Pokeshot in March 2018 to support the office team. Th...
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  • {UPCYCLE} ARE WE ALREADY COLLABORATING? – A SOCIAL BUSINESS REVIEW

    A few years ago, our PO Sandra Brückner wrote about the 4 questions companies should ask themselves when thinking about introducing a social collaboration tool within their company. Today these questions are more...
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  • What Lies Beneath?

    In organizational development (OD) circles there’s a model called Appreciative Inquiry. When you’re looking to retool, restructure or reinvent – whether it’s teams or processes – this mod...
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  • KNOWLEDGE: TODAY’S COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE

    There is widespread agreement that the Information Age will continue to see significant – if not exponential – growth in the volume of data that we create as employees (and consumers). Not only does this k...
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  • WHO MOVED MY CHEESE – THE INSPIRING STORY ABOUT CHANGE AND CHEESE

    Change is a constant feature in our lives. In both the professional and private sphere, it’s important to be able to adapt, welcome new things, make mistakes, and learn from them. I always ask myself the questio...
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  • The Velocity of Digital Business

    If you want to be successful in your business you have to create the right mindset in terms of change. But how is it possible to win when the only certainly is change?! It is quite difficult to answer but it is realit...
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  • A SHORT ANALOGY ABOUT HOW WORKING IN THE L&D DEPARTMENT FEELS LIKE THESE DAYS

    Have you already read Christian Müllers article The Learning JEDI vs. the “Bogan”? We think working in the L&D sector often feels exactly like you are fighting against windmills. Müller is de...
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  • MEASURING THE PATH TO THE DIGITAL WORKPLACE

    For any organization-wide initiative that requires the integration of new technologies we all know that in order to secure budgetary approval there is at the very least a requirement to estimate the return on investme...
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  • POKESHOT PRIME PROGRAM – YOUR PATH TO SUCCESS IN 2018

      Global markets constantly change. Companies seek to handle information overload and subsidaries and teams working together with Social Intranets. But what happens, if language is the barrier? Pokeshots Prime Pr...
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  • HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM POKESHOT

    As we head for the new year, and reflect on the past, we want to say thanks. With your partnership we’ve served over 1 million employees in 19 different industries. Together, we’re climbing towards Digital...
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  • WHAT IS THE 70:20:10 MODEL AND HOW CAN SMARTERPATH HELP ME TO IMPLEMENT IT?

    I guess the one advantage of having no WiFi on the long train journey from Dresden to Berlin (thank you, Deutsche Bahn) is that it gives you plenty of time to think. I first explained this model in a blog entry that I...
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  • USING SOCIAL TECHNOLOGIES TO RESHAPE L&D’S ROLE

    In a recent webinar delivered by Brandon Hall – The Impact of Digital Learning on Strategy – one of the talking points had to do with the evolving role of the learning professional in today’s tech-en...
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  • MAKING A COMPANY’S KNOWLEDGE VISIBLE – INTERVIEW WITH REINHARD HEGGEMANN

    Pokeshot CPO Sandra Brückner talks to Reinhard Heggemann von „Das Wissensmanagement“ about how to extract and make visible the knowledge that is stored in the minds of employees, about the role of cor...
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  • Learner as Creator - A Pokeshot Best Practice

    Our in-house example of user-generated learning content has attracted great interest at recent events and discussions on change and knowledge management. Therefore I’d like to share with you the story of how we ...
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  • ENTERPRISE BUSINESS COLLABORATION 2017: We understand why, now we need to understand how

    SEE YOU AT THE POOLThe Enterprise Business Collaboration conference (EBC for short) took place this year September 18-19 at Stadtbad Oderberger in Berlin- that’s right- attendees sat directly above a swimming po...
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  • Pokeshot Teamevent 2017

    Once a year, the company Pokeshot brings together all its employees together for their team event. After we went to Nuremberg last year, we wanted to go out into the nature this year and went to Storkow (Mark) Kummers...
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