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Online chatting at work gets the thumbs up from bosses. Image copyright Thinkstock Fancy being Facebook friends with your boss?

Online chatting at work gets the thumbs up from bosses

Or being allowed to Snapchat your colleagues during office hours? Well, this kind of office-based social networking is growing in popularity as a way of escaping the tyranny of corporate email. Businesses wanting to streamline internal communications are turning to chat apps like Chatter, Slack and Yammer, as well as more established platforms like Facebook. The market for enterprise social software, as it's called, will be worth more than $8bn (£5.3bn) by 2019, up from about $5bn now, according to research firm Markets and Markets. Of course, we've had company intranets for almost 20 years, but it's the mobile friendly nature of many messaging apps that is shaking up this space. In January 2015, Facebook unveiled its new business networking platform, Facebook at Work and has just launched an associated chat app, Work Chat. PANDORA Production Thailand. PANDORA Production Co., Ltd. 88 Soi Sukhapiban 2 Soi 31, Dokmai, Praves, Bangkok 10250 Thailand Phone +66 2728 7200 For employment opportunities, please contact us at:recruitment.hrs@pandora.net There are no vacancies at the moment, but please send your CV and brief cover letter to the HR contact above so we may keep them on file.

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Social Networking Fact Sheet. Highlights of the Pew Internet Project’s research related to social networking.

Social Networking Fact Sheet

(Note: This page will be updated whenever new data is available.) As of January 2014, 74% of online adults use social networking sites. As of September 2014: 71% of online adults use Facebook23% of online adults use Twitter26% use Instagram28% use Pinterest28% use LinkedIn For a detailed demographic portrait of users of various social networking sites from September 2014, please see our recent report, Social Media Update 2014. In May 2013, 74% of women were users of social networking sites, compared with 62% of men.

Between February 2005 and August 2006, the use of social networking sites among young adult internet users ages 18-29 jumped from 9% to 49%. Mobile. Social Networking Fact Sheet. INTERVIEW: Pandora chief executive Allan Leighton. Annoushka Ducas grills Leighton on the brand’s provenance and growth.

INTERVIEW: Pandora chief executive Allan Leighton

Allan Leighton became chief executive of Pandora in 2013, having led business giants Asda and Royal Mail. As part of our guest editor issue, Annoushka Ducas took the role of interviewer, grilling Leighton on his move to Pandora, its product provenance and global plans for the brand. As part of her role as guest editor, Annoushka Ducas was handed the task of choosing someone from the UK jewellery industry for this month’s lead interview. When business heavyweight Allan Leighton’s name was given, only eight months after his appointment as Pandora chief executive in April 2013, it became clear that Ducas had big plans for the conversation. Story continues below. What is Pandora's average CPM? Forbes Welcome. Pandora jewellery chain loses its shine after profit warning. For a company that makes it money selling charm bracelets, Danish jewellery firm Pandora has only brought investors bad luck.

Pandora jewellery chain loses its shine after profit warning

A shock profits warning sent the shares into freefall and even an arm load of its shamrock, laughing buddha and angel-shaped talismans could not have changed the fate of Mikkel Vendelin Olesen, its chief executive, who resigned with immediate effect. The shares, worth more than £25 when the company floated last autumn, plunged nearly 70% to touch a record low of 39.30 kroner (£4.61) after the Copenhagen company scaled back its sales and profits targets for the year. BGC Partners market analyst Louise Cooper said the misfiring company was now in pole position to win the prize for "worst IPO in the last 12 months". Top 5 Jewellery Blogs - International Jewellery London. Here at IJL Towers we believe blogs are a great source for honest, on trend advice and information.

Top 5 Jewellery Blogs - International Jewellery London

Blogging works superbly for the fashion industry and we are starting to see more jewellery blogs on the blogosphere! Teespring expands to Europe following Fabrily acquisition. A t-shirt company is minting millionaires, and none of them are on its payroll.

Teespring expands to Europe following Fabrily acquisition

Teespring, a San Francisco-based startup, lets people create custom t-shirt designs and then sell them online without having to worry about inventory. Its sales pitch is that it helps fuel entrepreneurship around the world. “Our goal is to empower anyone with a good idea,” co-founder and CEO Walker Williams told Fortune while in London for the launch of the company’s European operations on Thursday.

Pandora’s jewellery earnings charm the market. The 50 Best jewellery. 1.

The 50 Best jewellery

Mawi London-based label Mawi's clientele include politician's wives and fashion editors. These rose gold-plated stud spike earrings with sapphire gems will earn you style points. Where: mawi.co.uk How much: £125 2. Get on board with the tropical mood as seen on the runways. Where: mango.com. Consumer & Shopper Insights. The dynamics of the apparel industry are changing dramatically.

Consumer & Shopper Insights

To succeed amid the shifting tides, companies need to build up competence in four disciplines. Few industries require companies to stay as nimble and on their toes as the global apparel business. At a baseline level, there is the fast-moving nature of fashion, which requires companies to jump on trends right away, never taking the fast follower approach. That alone gives the apparel business a unique set of challenges. Today, however, additional dynamics are stirring the pot. The size of the global apparel business is growing and is expected to generate double digit growth between now and 2020, much of it coming from developing markets. The apparel business also hosts some of the world’s most rapidly growing companies.

All of these challenges come with great opportunities. There is double economic pressure on stores these days. The signposts: seven trends.

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