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Today is Denovati’s 8th B’Anniversary!

Double rainbow

Wow, it’s hard to believe that Denovati turns 8 today. I know milestones offer a great opportunity for reflection, but right now I’m too busy to think! 2017 is flying by…

My winter as a digital nomad in South Carolina was everything I hoped it would be and more. I dubbed the beach near where I was staying “Magic Beach” because I had so many amazing experiences there – like this double rainbow in January.

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New Year… New Chapter

This year I will begin a new chapter in my professional life. I’m not exactly sure how it will unfold, but I am working on making room to pursue new opportunities by scaling back on my commitment to Denovati.

Season’s Greetings!

Here's wishing you health and happiness this Holiday Season and good fortune in the New Year.

Digital Leadership Education: Has Its Time Finally Come?

Recent opportunities for The Denovati Group may be an indication that we’re finally approaching a tipping point when it comes to digital leadership education, training that can help current and aspiring leaders at all levels better prepare themselves for today’s digital realities and their digital futures. In this article I underscore the need for these programs and offer some thoughts on what they should include and how they should be delivered.

Introducing South Loop Living

The Denovati Group has recently assumed full responsibility for managing the digital activities of a start-up called South Loop Living, a group that celebrates the heart, soul and energy of the Near South Side of Chicago. This project enables us to develop, implement, and showcase best practices in digital engagement. In this article we introduce South Loop Living and provide links to its main digital presences.

Denovati SMART Resources…. Get Smarter

Denovati SMART Resources include articles, white papers, research reports, images, and other materials that provide both conceptual and tactical Digital Era guidance for individuals and organizations. They address relevant trends and issues, platforms and tools, and other Digital Era realities and phenomena. They are organized into categories and sub-categories based on their focus

Today is Denovati’s 7th B’Anniversary!

The Denovati Group unofficially began with the establishment of a LinkedIn group on May 21, 2009 and was officially branded Denovati on May 21, 2013. The journey over the past seven years has been interesting, with lots of unexpected twists and turns, but I've never lost sight of the importance of helping individuals and organizations understand and adapt to Digital Era realities. Here's to the next seven years...

Getting Your Digital House in Order in 2016

Another new year has begun. Is your digital house in order? The Denovati Group can help. In this piece we share updated guidance on digital resolutions that people should make - and keep! - in 2016. Through our Digital Coaching and SMART Solutions consulting services, we can enable both individuals and organizations reach their goals by leveraging social and digital technology more efficiently and effectively.

Checking in and Season’s Greetings!

As 2015 winds to a close, I take a moment to express my gratitude to everyone who has made this year interesting, exciting, and fully charged. It’s been a great adventure, and I’ve learned a lot!

Thoughts and Guidance on Leveraging LinkedIn

Leveraging LinkedIn effectively is a never-ending challenge for both individuals and organizations. If you think it's just you, rest assured you're not alone. Here are links to SMART Articles that address the complexities of three LinkedIn features: company pages, the activity stream, and LinkedIn groups. Access to additional LinkedIn and social media resources is also provided.

Thoughts and Guidance on Digital Era Careers

Graduation season often inspires people to contemplate what the next chapter in their own lives should be, including reflecting on their careers to determine how well equipped they are for the future and whether (and how) they need to change course. Here's a quick reference to Denovati SMART articles and related pieces that offer guidance on how to manage a career in the Digital Era, including searching for jobs.

Denovati SMART Learning Services Make People Smarter

Because we strongly believe digital literacy is the key to Digital Era success, we have developed a portfolio of SMART Learning services to help professionals at all levels and in all types of roles - especially those in leadership positions - develop the digital competencies they need to better fulfill their work responsibilities and help their organizations meet their goals and objectives. These services include digital coaching, digital literacy training, and curriculum review and design.

Long Live the SMinOrgs Community (via Denovati)

Five years ago we established the Social Media in Organizations (SMinOrgs Community) website. Today it was officially retired. Soon it will disappear from cyberspace, but its mission and spirit continue on through The Denovati Group.

Our Social Media and Digital Technology LinkedIn Group

Denovati's Social Media and Digital Technology LinkedIn group provides a forum for exploring individual, organizational, social and economic implications of digital technology, including social software, mobile, data/analytics, and cloud computing. The emphasis is on the intersection of people and technology, including communication, collaboration, human capital management, learning, change, etc.

Building Smarter Websites is Easier – and Faster – Than Ever

Does your website look like it was built by Mike Brady and/or styled by Austin Powers? Are you embarrassed to have people visit it? Concerned that the current design and (lack of) functionality may be turning people away? Overwhelmed by the time and effort it takes to maintain it, and/or frustrated by having to depend on someone else to make even the most basic changes? The Denovati Group now offers a Website Development and Management service that enables individuals and organizations to build and maintain smarter websites.

Happy B’Anniversary to Us – and a Gift for You!

A year ago today, The Denovati Group was launched on the four year anniversary of the founding of its predecessor, the Social Media in Organizations (SMinOrgs) Community - and roughly six years after the establishment of the Renaissance Strategic Solutions consultancy in 2007. As we celebrate this milestone, we'd like to give back to everyone who has followed and supported our work over the years with a special limited offer.

Digital Era Challenges and Denovati Solutions

Individuals and organizations are facing a variety of Digital Era challenges. Knowledge and understanding, related digital competencies, and time and information concerns are among the biggest issues that need to be addressed. In addition to the thought leadership and conceptual and tactical guidance provided by via our SMART Resources, The Denovati Group has developed several SMART Learning service offerings that can help. This article shares information on both the challenges and our solutions.

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