IBM Study: Middle Management Slow on Social Tools Adoption

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Midlevel business managers are struggling to embrace new social technologies even though their organizations rapidly are adopting and implementing these tools and capabilities, according to a new IBM (NYSE: IBM) study of some 1,160 businesses and IT professionals. According to the study, titled, “The Business of Social Business: What Works and How It’s Done,” 46 percent of the participants stepped up their social technologies investments in 2012, yet a mere 22 percent said middle management effectively is incorporating the technology into daily use. In other words, businesses are (IT news)