Flattening Just Spread You So Thin
Here is a very interesting examination of how “flattening” corporate hierarchy - a move thought to lower costs while increasing productivity - hasn’t necessarily panned out for many adoptees. In my own experiences, I can understand how flattening an organization doesn’t lead to the intended lower level decision-making, but rather pushes things further up the ladder -...
Big Brands Going Social
Where are brands communicating? And what’s driving their social mentions? Take a look below Surprisingly, Pinterest still lacks official accounts, even as its been shown to drive more and more sales as people adopt the site. I imagine that in a year or two, it will be right up there with the big three. It’s also surprising that Facebook falls so behind Twitter, Forums, and...