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Entries for September, 2009

Webcast: Taxonomy and Metadata – State of the Practice in Insurance

In this session, we will hear a case study from the Hartford Insurance Group about how taxonomy was applied to improving findability of Underwriting content. We’ll also learn about the state of the insurance industry with regard to adoption of metadata standards and taxonomy practices. This is based on our research into how insurance companies are addressing challenges around content and document management efficiency and search effectiveness by applying taxonomies and metadata.

Weekly Digest for 2009-09-25

[spy craft] ABC News: Silk maps & money hidden in Monopoly boards helped 10,000 World War II POWs escape http://j.mp/QZsMC [digest] TheContentGuy | Weekly Roundup http://j.mp/tVQwe #ECM #wcm #green #twitter #science #metadata #mercuryretrograde #M&A

Weekly Digest for 2009-09-18

[webinar] Content Management & Social Media for the Insurance Industry 9/24 1:00 EDT Register: http://bit.ly/4Ni2y RT @earleytaxonomy [social tech] Threadsy: All Your Communications, All in One Place | Technologizer http://j.mp/VJKTx [twitter] New on Twitter? Tips & Hints, via Laurel Papworth | Social Network Strategy http://j.mp/wB4K @SilkCharm [green] NYTimes.com: Following Trash on Its Journey Through the […]

Webinar: Content Management and Social Media for the Insurance Industry

September 24, 2009 1:00-2:30 p.m. EDT Price: Free John Greene, Managing Director, Guy Carpenter & Company, LLC Seth Earley, President & CEO , Earley & Associates Mike Axelrod, Senior Consultant , Earley & Associates What is the role of Web 2.0 and Social Media in the insurance industry? How do these new technologies and approaches […]

AIIM Digital Landfill: 50+ ECM Blogs to Follow

John Mancini (Mr. “8 Things”) put a request out on Twitter last week for people to help him build a list of blogs they follow on ECM, ERM, WCM, and Enterprise 2.0., and published the list today on his blog, Digital Landfill. I like that John used some of my favorite social technology to compile […]

Weekly Digest for 2009-09-11

[twitter] MT @codestripper: MT @Shoq INTRODUCING the “Modified Tweet (MT)”: for when it’s more than a retweet. This rocks! http://j.mp/bhgLF [ECM] Challenge: Explain ECM in <= 1 min: Can you do it? http://j.mp/17rgpc via @jmancini77 #AIIM #ECM #video #contest [blog] Success! thecontentguy.net and blog are now relocated to BlueHost.com. I love it when stuff WORKS. […]

Twitter on my Website: Update

It’s been four months since I started working to integrate Twitter and other tech into my website to create timely links to industry news and topics of interest. Back in May, I posted a list of next steps for enhancing the news feed and weekly digest, improving the look and feel, and extending status updates to other outlets. Here’s where things stand today.

Weekly Digest for 2009-09-04

[ECM] via ReadWriteWeb: Gartner VP Toby Bell – Six ways to save money on ECM http://ping.fm/BPdx7 [semantics] via ReadWriteWeb: Oracle 11g R2 to feature native support for OpenCalais tagging of metadata http://ow.ly/nNl1 [visualization] via Twine: From Art to Apps: Data Visualisation finds a purpose http://ow.ly/nJZn [ECM] RT @dgschultz @V3_co_uk: EMC adds e-discovery with Kazeon buy […]