Businesses must work on fitting around a changing landscape known as "shareconomy" or risk being left behind, Ovum has warned.
The analyst company said that in the future employees will face a different way of working life, never tethered to one location and able to share and access knowledge more easily.
As expected, Microsoft's announced that it's buying business social networking site Yammer, for $1.2 billion in cash.
Microsoft's reported to be on the point of buying business social site Yammer for more than $1 billion.
There may not be a great deal of work being done at Yahoo's Sunnyvale headquarters today, as staff frantically update their resumes.