Lotus ’viral’ videos strike again

Folks, I really want to get excited about Lotus’s marketing efforts – I really honestly do.

But does anyone else worry about this level of humour?

IBM IT Solutions: Empowering People - Collaboration from IBM Lotus - United Kingdom
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I like the idea of “Two teams – A battle of wits” showing how a Lotus-equipped team might collaborate to win, but surely bringing it to a level of how to cope without toilet paper isn’t the way to go?

IBM IT Solutions: Empowering People - Collaboration from IBM Lotus - United Kingdom

As others have mentioned, I want to see real Lotus software making real people more professional, not acting like stupid incompetent idiots!

Stuart McIntyre is a Senior Strategist at Fostering Community Limited. He curates a number of product-focused news sites, is a lapsed podcaster, founded the Social Connections user group and regularly speaks at conferences and events. This blog represents his own slightly-eccentric and usually-controversial opinions!