Kicking off day two of the LIMRA Annual Conference (see our first day recap here), Scot Safon (EVP and CMO at the Weather Channel) continued the focus on how...
0 replies - 1086 views - 10/28/13 by Hearsay Social in Articles
use of the vast quantities of social media data to identify trends is
on the rise. Most of these projects have been for real time analysis
0 replies - 1156 views - 10/27/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
With today’s online world and our online identities and businesses, is there ever a moment where we think, what effect does our online presence have on us...
0 replies - 693 views - 10/26/13 by Michael Georgiou in Articles
Last week Chris Heuer wrote an excellent piece on Brian Solis‘
blog about the nomenclature of social business. In it he heralded the
death of the...
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anyone with experience of online communities will testify, political
discussions are generally off limits due to the devastating role they
can have on...
0 replies - 687 views - 10/17/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
A salesman doesn’t “pitch” his products or services; he converses about them. He remains detailed, yet succinct; simple, but urbane; and sublet, but...
0 replies - 1024 views - 10/15/13 by Shany Dembak in Articles
In today’s technologically driven world, we’re almost used to being
oversaturated with unsolicited emails and unsolicited telemarketing
0 replies - 576 views - 10/15/13 by David Austin in Articles
has been written about the so called digital native population. These
youngsters have grown up with computers, and in particular the Internet,
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With the proliferation of social media, today’s businesses realize
that social media is a crucial sales and marketing tool that, when used
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the rapid rise of social media as a cultural phenomenon has been the
equally rapid rise of the social media manager. With many...
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Social media is one of the most cost-effective and dynamic tools for small businesses to use to market and advertise their products and services. Once the...
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Twitter has supposedly had a big impact upon much of the media industry. The TV industry
for instance has been enthralled by the potential of Twitter...
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We’re still excited to have met so many curious people and led a session at last week’s Social Media and Compliance in Financial Services (#FTF_SMAC), an...
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It’s actually fun to watch a hot trend move from hype to something
that we simply expect. Big data will get there, hopefully soon, and
social media is...
0 replies - 826 views - 09/23/13 by Christopher Taylor in Articles
Ah, Twitter. You and I have had an interesting relationship over the
years. More than once, I tried to start using you only to find your
0 replies - 935 views - 09/19/13 by Christopher Taylor in Articles
Good post from the Harvard Business Review on the role of social
media technologies in not only improving communication and
collaboration, but also...
0 replies - 720 views - 09/18/13 by David Austin in Articles
Sometimes the on-line world just amazes me. I’m up to my ears in
on-line social networks, have followers around the globe, am building
0 replies - 1006 views - 09/10/13 by Rogier Noort in Articles
I think Raynforest is a brilliant idea. The thought of earning some
cash for your on-line efforts is not a ridiculous notion. In fact, I
believe it’s the...
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whole notion of rewarding certain behaviours is far from new, and not
least on the web. Things like cash back websites that give people...
0 replies - 840 views - 08/30/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles
I wrote last week about some research
from social software company Jive into work life balance. It found
that 91% of those surveyed regularly took...
0 replies - 483 views - 08/30/13 by Adi Gaskell in Articles