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By Alan J. Porter

IKI: develop your individual for enjoyable and Profit introduces the idea that of wikis, and indicates why they're changing into the must-have communications and collaboration expertise for companies of any dimension. utilizing a backyard as a metaphor, Alan J. Porter indicates you step by step the way to decide on wiki software program, start, triumph over resistance to wikis, retain your wiki, and use your wiki for inner collaboration, undertaking making plans, verbal exchange together with your buyers, and extra. comprises 5 case experiences that spotlight the methods businesses are utilizing wikis to unravel company and verbal exchange difficulties, bring up potency, and enhance shopper satisfaction.

Inside the Book:
- a short historical past of Collaboration
- Defining the Wiki
- Planting the Seed
- First Growth
- preserving the Garden
- Landscaping
- Harvesting the Information
- A Wiki Checklist
- Notes on renowned Wiki Software
- assets and Index

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By Alan J. Porter

IKI: develop your individual for enjoyable and Profit introduces the idea that of wikis, and indicates why they're changing into the must-have communications and collaboration expertise for companies of any dimension. utilizing a backyard as a metaphor, Alan J. Porter indicates you step by step the way to decide on wiki software program, start, triumph over resistance to wikis, retain your wiki, and use your wiki for inner collaboration, undertaking making plans, verbal exchange together with your buyers, and extra. comprises 5 case experiences that spotlight the methods businesses are utilizing wikis to unravel company and verbal exchange difficulties, bring up potency, and enhance shopper satisfaction.

Inside the Book:
- a short historical past of Collaboration
- Defining the Wiki
- Planting the Seed
- First Growth
- preserving the Garden
- Landscaping
- Harvesting the Information
- A Wiki Checklist
- Notes on renowned Wiki Software
- assets and Index

Show description

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This is because smart people with a good understanding of the problems driving the need for change are likely to devise the adjustments required to realize improvements. The problem is that they are quite likely to undermine things that are working in order to fix things that aren’t. This undermining is not readily apparent and instead is likely to manifest as a ticking time-bomb. Over time, the effects are felt and new problems arise. This delayed response often prevents anyone from realizing that the reorganization planted the seeds for future failure.

Fortunately, innovation is a wellresearched and studied discipline and there is a plethora of material to get IT (and the business if need be) up to speed. One of the best came out of the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. It was written by Professor Mohanbir Sawhney and Professor Robert C. Wolcott of the Kellogg Innovation Network. It is called, “The Seven Myths of Innovation” and it appeared in the Financial Times on September 24, 2004 and it can be found on their website.

The enterprise (the board and business leadership) is required to ensure the principles listed. The board is responsible for ensuring that IT is aligned with business and delivering appropriate value while managing risk, resources, and performance. This notion seems to fall on deaf ears because even though it has been more than seven years since its inception, IT matters are still discussed predominantly only on an ad hoc basis at the board level (according to the 2008 ITGI survey of 255 non-IT executives).

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