Because You Need to Know – Ana Neves and Jaap Linssen
Narratives of work: social collaborations in organizations
This podcast is part of the Because You Need to Know series from Pioneer Knowledge Services.
Ana is the founder and managing director of Knowman, a consulting company focused on knowledge management and enterprise social networks.
Prior to this, she has worked with public and private sector companies in different countries. In the UK, she was Knowledge Network Manager at the NHS Modernization Agency and Cultural Change Manager at Abbey National.
She is the organizer of the Social Now conference, responsible for portal KMOL, coauthor of the Social Collaboration Maturity Benchmark, and author of the biannual study on Knowledge Management in Portugal and Spain.
She is passionate about people and is always seeking better ways for people to learn and interact with each other, building better organizations and a better society.
Jaap is founder and owner of OrangeTrail and coauthor of the Social Collaboration Maturity Benchmark.
He shows organizations, teams, and individuals the benefits of social collaboration and communication. He assists multinational organizations such as Nestlé, Heineken, Booking.com, or ING bank. He specializes in large scale change programs and driving employee engagement.