Platform Building

As you’ve seen, it has been awhile since I last blogged. You may be wondering, what happened to Jeff?

New Business Venture

Over the past 9 months, I have put every ounce of free time into my new website consultancy business, Murnan Creative. I have had the pleasure of helping 15+ clients achieve their platform […]

July 31st, 2014|Life & Fitness, My Goals|0 Comments

Jive World 2013 Day 2 Recap

Every year some of the brightest minds in Social Business come together in Vegas for the Jive Software conference. This is my third Jive World and I have to say it gets better and better each year. […]

October 26th, 2013|Social Business|1 Comment

Jive World 2013 Day 1 Recap

Every year some of the brightest minds in Social Business come together in Vegas for the Jive Software conference. This is my third Jive World and I have to say it gets better and better each year.

Attendees have been tweeting up a storm during the event using the #JiveWorld hashtag.

Here is a […]

October 24th, 2013|Social Business|1 Comment

Make it personal

 

Each day leading up to Jive World 13 I will be posting a piece of my presentation on Breaking Free From Email: How GE became Social. Tomorrow is the big day, wish me luck!
Make it personal
If there was one single piece of advice I would give to anyone starting their Social Business journey, it would be […]

October 23rd, 2013|Social Business|0 Comments

Relentlessly ask yourself: What is in it for them?

 

Each day leading up to Jive World 13 I will be posting a piece of my presentation on Breaking Free From Email: How GE became Social
Relentlessly ask yourself: What is in it for them?
It is easy to get caught up with the bells and whistles of a new tool. The tool could be the greatest […]

October 22nd, 2013|Social Business|0 Comments

Mistakes will happen along the way, dust yourself off & learn from them

 

Each day leading up to Jive World 13 I will be posting a piece of my presentation on Breaking Free From Email: How GE became Social
Mistakes will happen along the way, dust yourself off & learn from them
I am a perfectionist and have a hard time admitting when I make mistakes. Over time I have […]

October 21st, 2013|Social Business|0 Comments

Community managers are like the host of a house party

Each day leading up to Jive World 13 I will be posting a piece of my presentation on Breaking Free From Email: How GE became Social.
Community managers are like the host of a house party
I love this analogy that my colleagues Patty and Laura developed (big thanks to them for the inspiration behind this post!) […]

October 18th, 2013|Social Business|0 Comments

…But you also need respected leaders in management to model behavior

Each day leading up to Jive World 13 I will be posting a piece of my presentation on Breaking Free From Email: How GE became Social.
…But you also need respected leaders  in management to model behavior
I spoke about the importance of activating your younger employees, but it is equally important to gather support from senior […]

October 17th, 2013|Social Business|0 Comments

Empower millennials as your ground forces to pave the way for adoption…

Each day leading up to Jive World 13 I will be posting a piece of my presentation on Breaking Free From Email: How GE became Social.

Empower millennials as your ground forces to pave the way for adoption…

We realized early-on that we had a huge untapped asset…our young people. These people have spent […]

October 16th, 2013|Social Business|1 Comment

Nothing beats a hands-on session to encourage behavior

Each day leading up to Jive World 13 I will be posting a piece of my presentation on Breaking Free From Email: How GE became Social.
Nothing beats a hands-on session to encourage behavior.
When we first started rolling out Jive to our first pilot, I hosted small workshops that we called “Jive Labs.” […]

October 15th, 2013|Social Business|0 Comments