My Ten Favorite Tweets – Week Ending 091109

From the home office in Athens, Santorini and Crete…

#1: Salesforce emerging as a competitor to Jive, Socialtext, Atlassian, Telligent? That’ll be tough #e20

#2: What Exactly is a Social Business? by @lehawes #e20

#3: 15,000 Thoughts per Day – Why We Need Constraints for Innovation (via Spigit blog) #innovation

#4: “Innovation is one of the easiest & least risky areas that can be tapped by organizations” by @dhinchcliffe

#5: RT @armano “innovation happen in the corners of an organization—they need to be connected” (we call this Ecosystem) #futurebiz

#6: McKinsey has created the “innovation performance score” It’s, of course, a smart analytical tool #innovation

#7: Love @fredwilson‘s attitude here: The Foursquare “Crush” Using his blog as valuable feedback for future investments

#8: RT @GraemeThickins Wall Street Journal & New York Times plan San Francisco editions (via @thefutureofnews)

#9: RT @skap5 Is it possible to have an economy where everyone is a consultant?

#10: RT @Danny_DeVito I just joined Twitter! I don’t really get this site or how it works. My nuts are on fire.


My Ten Favorite Tweets – Week Ending 020609

From the home office in Victoria, Australia…

#1: Interesting convo w/ colleague. Is there any risk to tweeting that you’re traveling on vacation? Burglars searching for such tweets?

#2: Guy was turned down for a job because he switched majors his freshman year of college. Say what? Details:

#3: FriendFeed continues to roll out the powerful features. Latest? Much more granular search options, very helpful:

#4: I’m impressed w/ Yammer’s hustle. If you’re doing an internal preso on it, they’ll help you with the preso. Smart. E.g.:

#5: RT @beccayoungs I really do think the Amazon Kindle will be a game-changer. Check this out – Kindle to be a $1B product

#6: RT @barconati Oh no! Yahoo briefcase is closing. Believe it or not I still use it. More out of habit than anything else

#7: Mike Gotta on the rise of employee social profiles inside companies: Benefits and advice w/ nice Connectbeam shout-out

#8: Check out Lets you search for people on based on keywords in their lifestreams. Very cool.

#9: RT @lehawes w00t! I made the Wall St. Journal today! Page A11 in print edition or online at

#10: After the WSJ coverage…@lehawes blogs about being included in a recent WSJ article: Taken Out of Context