Social Media-Collaborative Technologies Inside the Enterprise

We had an excellent panel at the May monthly meeting discussing how organizations can best use social media.  Our focus was using social media as a collaboration tool within organizations.  We did spill into using social to work with customers. Maryfran Johnson, Editor in Chief, CIO Magazine and Events, led the panel, which was made up of: Vala Afshar, CMO/Chief Customer Officer, Enterasys Networks Irene Greif, Fellow, IBM Watson Research Center (Director, IBM Center for Social Business) Ilise Samolyk, Director of Business Technology, Waters Corporation Here are some nuggets from the panel: While implementing social media helps attract millennials as … Read more…

Boston SIM – January 2013 Newsletter

Renew Your Membership TODAY! It is that time of year.  Hurry and sign up TODAY.  If you know someone who would benefit and enjoy participating in Boston drop a line to Robert Johnson, our membership chair at rjohnson@atrion.net. Boston SIM January Monthly Meeting Leadership: What I Know for Sure   Thursday, January 17, 2013 Mary Finlay, Professor of Practice at Simmons School of Management, will  discuss highlights from her career and share the key leadership lessons she learned along the way.   Tom Catalini, 2013 President, will give a brief State of the Chapter Update on Boston SIM.  There will also be a New … Read more…

Boston SIM wishes you a Happy New Year – 2013

Dear Boston SIM Colleagues: As we close 2012, we want to thank you all for your continued support and wish you a prosperous and Happy New Year.   During 2012 Boston SIM continued to grow and maintain its status as the largest and most active of the many SIM Chapters in North America. There are just too many people to thank for this, from the various Roundtable Co-Chairs to the entire Board of Directors and the volunteers who make what we do possible, and our sponsors. Without a doubt we need to thank Kate and Nan for helping to keep … Read more…