Researcher, content curator & professor. Interested in social media, knowledge management, innovation, technology and the impact they have on organizations
The Modern Language Association likes to keep up with the times. As we all know, some information breaks first or only on Twitter and a good academic needs to be able to cite those sources. So, the MLA has devised a standard format that you should keep in mind.
Michael “MJ” Jaindl is chief client officer at Buddy Media , maker of the social-enterprise software of choice for eight of the top ten advertisers in the world. Visit Buddy Media’s blog for more on social marketing. Creating an account on YouTube is simple, and building a channel for your brand is quick and easy.
“ A determined soul will do more with a rusty monkey wrench than a loafer will accomplish with all the tools in a machine shop. ” ~Robert Hughes Hughes is right on the money. Sometimes I feel like we rely too heavily on tools and technologies to do the work for us, when the real truth about social media is that it’s not a media.
One of the more significant Web 2.0 trends in business this year has been the advent of the Web-based customer community, where groups of like-minded individuals focus around a brand or a set of product and services come together and interact online.
How important is social media to your business? It depends sharply on the industry you’re in, according to a new survey by MIT Sloan Management Review and Deloitte. The recent survey on social business that MIT Sloan Management Review conducted in collaboration with Deloitte clearly indicates the growing importance of social business across all industries over the next three years. The survey asked respondents whether social business was unimportant, somewhat unimportant, neutral, somewhat important, or important to their business. The following chart shows just those who answered “important,” cut by industry type.
Kate Matsudaira is vice president of engineering at Decide , a technology startup focused on helping consumers make smarter purchases through science and data. She has extensive experience managing software teams at some of the top software companies, such as Amazon and Microsoft. Almost every company focuses on hiring and recruiting star employees, but it is not enough to simply hire the best.
(MoneyWatch) COMMENTARY Now more than ever, there never seems to be enough time to get things done. Why that is, I don't know. But I do know that, in an era of social networking, telecommuting and virtual meetings, when it comes to work, the one thing that gets sacrificed is relationships.
Sharing on a social web drives millions of hits for viral videos, motivates people to email humorous articles and makes content spread at the speed of a “click”. Humans have always shared.. …it is in our nature but the information age has accelerated that sharing.
Computer technology at its birth was complicated and extremely difficult to use.
Many articles have been written over the years enumerating the benefits of blogging for online lead generation.
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I had the privilege of speaking at the BE-Wizard Web Conference in Italy last week. It was a tribute to Enrico and his team at Titanka, to witness and participate in an international class conference, that in only 4 years have taken an initially small event, with only 30 people attending in 2009 to having an audience of over 600 people in 2012. After attending the conference over the 2 days at the sea side holiday resort city of Rimini, I decided to grab the opportunity to take a vacation break and explore the sights, history and gastronomic delights of Italy.
The Internet is a powerful way to reach customers and bring them into your restaurant. If you are just starting to market your restaurant on the Internet or are looking for some new ideas I’ve put together this list to help you. There are fifty ideas across a number of marketing channels that you can start using right away.
Piktochart is a Malaysia-based startup that focuses on helping customers build infographics fast.
Fue una de las noticias que inundaba los blogs “high tech” mundiales hace unos días, cuando decidí desconectar. Ya de vuelta quería presentaros lo principal de Project Glass , el último proyecto de Google para hacer de internet y realidad conceptos ya indistinguibles. Aunque parezca ciencia ficción y la pesadilla definitiva de los luditas, una mirada amplia os dejará entrever las posibilidades este tipo de visión aumentada junto a los asistentes virtuales por voz que también recrean.