23 Feb 2011 | Traction TeamPage customers Alcoa and Ensign Bickford featured in Deloitte "Social Software for Business Performance" report
Traction® TeamPage customers Alcoa Fastening Systems and Ensign Bickford Aerospace & Defense are featured in this independent Deloitte research report: Social Software for Business Performance (.pdf) - The missing link in social software: Measurable Business improvements by John Hagel III of the Deloitte Center for the Edge.
"The paper highlights the experience of one early adopter, Alcoa Fastening Systems, which has significantly improved employee productivity -- achieving a 61 percent reduction in time required for compliance activities -- by leveraging social [Traction TeamPage] software tools.
This graphic explains the very direct impact between the reduced time spent on compliance activities as the number of wiki pages were created in TeamPage.
The Deloitte summary states: "Senior executives are skeptical of the value of social software.
Customer quotes from the Deloitte report include:
- “Traction® Software is the place where informal work gets done.
- “With Traction Software I can post meeting notes and assign action items to individuals.
Then, they can go into the tool and write comments to update the group on the status of their action items as well as post deliverables. It greatly increases transparency and streamlines communications. ”
- “What sold me on Traction Software is I realized how it can help me do my job better.
Traction helps me get work done faster and allows me to communicate more effectively with my colleagues. ”
- “With Traction, people take ownership for their area of expertise on the tool.
They provide help to other projects if they have the knowledge needed to contribute. ”
- “With Traction, people are pulled in to solve problems based on their expertise on short notice.
Before Traction, we simply weren’t able to do this. ”
- “Traction has increased transparency around resource allocation and made it easier for managers to find the expertise they need quickly.
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