A short video clip but some interesting insight re: McKesson and its use of social tools to help "bond" a remote workforce and Hasbro on global collaboration. Both examples highlight the need for social interaction as part of natural part of virtual and real-time collaboration.
Chiefs talk wikis, blogs and IM
At San Francisco's Churchill Club on July 23, moderator Dave Margulius talks to panelists Douglass Merrill, vice president of engineering at Google, and CIOs David Bergen of Levi Strauss, Doug Schwinn of Hasbro, and Randall Spratt of McKesson. The executives discussed the current hype surrounding Web 2.0 and their plans to deploy specific collaboration technologies such as wikis, blogs and instant messaging in the enterprise.