De-Siloing Social Software

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Author: Dr. Katherine Jones | Source: Bersin by Deloitte | Published: April 1, 2013

 
Human beings are social by nature.  And why shouldn’t the software that people use at work support that inherent social inclination? It can – if it is intrinsic in the way that they actually work. 
To date, many initial social endeavors from software providers have included a Facebook-like page through which employees can recognize, comment, or share with each other, either bolted on to another application or stand-alone, the latter requiring an annoying extra sign-on by the user.