Microsoft Sharepoint 2007, Microsoft Office, Documentum, Lotus Domino, Softlink Liberty 3 OPAC, Day Communique (content management), Drupal, OCLC , Wordpress, iUpload (wikis and blogs), Euromonitor, Datamonitor, NPD, Crest, Restaurant Research LLC, Technomic, Dow Jones Factiva, Mergent, International Strategic Analysis (ISA), eMarketer, FirstSearch, Mintel, Twitter and related microblogging applications, Skype, Blackberry, MSOffice Communicator, web conferencing systems,iGoogle dashboard, Google Reader, social networking applications (Facebook, LinkedIn), socialbookmarking and a wide array of other productivity tools.
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Proactive and insightful navigator of strategic knowledge sharing systems and processes, with award-winning track record of seeking out and providing best practice advice to global teams. A practiced communicator to strategic teams and internal/external stakeholders who desire to continue the learning process through the applied use of innovative technologies. A "connector of the dots" to help others recognize and apply new pathways to problem solving and community building by fostering a culture of knowledge sharing and collaboration.
Provided foundational processes in support of a knowledge sharing culture to empower stakeholders in a federated, nonprofit system to utilize Web technologies and processes to share proven practices in time and cost-saving ways.
Facilitated better strategic business decisions through 40+ months of positive comparable sales via the accession, synthesis and delivery of value-added business intelligence related to anticipatory issues, industry, lifestyle and eating trends, and competitive landscape.
Expanded access to organizational knowledge by authoring multiple websites, blogs, wikis and electronic newsletters for stakeholders, resulting in reduced travel time and redundancy and the bridging of geographic boundaries.
Provided trust-building and engagement consultation to team and community leads to expand community-of-practice efforts for retention of experiential knowledge.
Reduced speed to knowledge and improved research skills and information technology capabilities of individuals and teams via live and web-enabled training related to research resources and emerging technologies.
Improved accessibilty and sharing of print and electronic research assets of satellite library for PhD chemists and engineers.