Social

The adoption of social technologies by corporations around the world has stalled in the last 12 months according to new research by McKinsey & Company. This is despite the management consultants saying that companies are missing a potentially huge prize. (McKinsey & Company authors Michael Chui, Lindsay Pollak, Martin Dewhurst.) According

Most professionals rate their company’s enterprise social networking effort as a fail according to a new report by Deloitte and MIT Sloan. The study is a follow up from an earlier effort in 2011. The better news is that the latest results show progress, but that progress is still painfully slow.

We are — and will be — what we tweet. A new study by researchers at the University of California and the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in New York has drawn inspiration from the world of genetics to establish what the authors describe as a social media “genotype” — a set