Here’s a visual containing the core elements of designing for social business.
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Social business is driven by an integrated vision, grounded in a company’s business needs, capabilities and processes, and constituent met and unmet needs.
This vision must take current market considerations into account, given trends in technology, society, and the workplace.
With those in mind, effective strategy and tactics can be formulated and activated to connect the key elements of an enterprise’s value chain: end consumers, business partners, and employees. (The most common digital interfaces to these groups are internet, extranet, and intranet.)
The composite is a company’s social business design.