World Situation I will not update the ‘World Situation’ anymore. The coming crisis will strike people on all levels of life. The ‘Greatest Depression’ is well on its way. The greatest economic collapse in history is coming. The financial/economic crisis has only just begun. “This coming crisis is bigger than the world has ever experienced” – Ron Paul I want to tell you what is happening right now in the world and what will unfold in the future, so that you can prepare and tell your friends, family and loved ones about this. Ironically the world events are happening now so fast that I am just posting here some keywords of what is happening and what is going to happen. 1. 1. The US Dollar is being devaluated and destroyed intentionally by the FED and other Players. The Collapsing Dollar – Authorities lose patience Jim Rogers: Avoid The Dollar At All Costs The US are already in a Recession even if Bernanke is still warning of a possible Recession. The Recession will turn into a Depression. “We’re in a crash,”… 2.
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FlowingData | Data Visualization, Infographics, and Statistics - StumbleUpon Reader (1000+) 10 badass social media visualisations | Blog When it comes to social media you might be busy trying to separate the opportunity from the bullshit, such are the interstellar levels of hype and associated jargon that are plaguing this space. Nevertheless, I for one believe that a solid social media strategy can make a real difference to your business, helping you to drive engagement in order to boost customer satisfaction, retention, and profits. But that's not to say it will be easy: there's a lot to figure out and each company has different needs (and challenges to overcome). They say a picture is worth a thousand words, so I thought I'd aggregate a few of the social media visualisations I've spotted in the past few weeks to help you make some mental leaps of faith, or use in your internal pitches, or otherwise determine that it's all a bunch of hot air, as you see fit. Caveat: some of these are more badass than others! Social Media ROI [by Intersection Consulting] Social Media Landscape [by Ivan Walsh] Tools and Methods of Social Media
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