These new tools are vector graphics applications that run in your browser as a replacement for using an expensive professional desktop application like Adobe Illustrator to put your infographic design together.
Calendars are a fairly well-understood, unquestioned form of linear organization. But once you see this new interactive circular calendar, you'll wonder how you ever thought you'd understand the Sochi Olympics without it.
The more that we, as the new "social workers" can see and successfully suggest holistic models for adoption in our own company, the greater the chance that we can use our best talents with others, and choose to stay at a firm, doing meaningful work together.
With a limited number of hours per day, the time-consuming platforms of the current, receding social media wave -- Facebook and Foursquare -- will face stiff competition from the next wave of personalized search and full engagement. Don't believe me?
In these videos, IBM experts walk through how analytics can be brought back to earth to have some practical implications -- anything from managing neonatal intensive care to diverting traffic -- using data in the right way can quite simply, make things work better.