Daily Archives: October 15, 2013

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Apple’s Big New Hire: Is She a Luxury Play?

Sharif Sakr, senior European Editor at Endgame, discusses Angela Ahrendts move to join Apple as senior VP of retail and online sales and the challenge of bringing changes to Apple’s retail outlets. He speaks on Bloomberg Television’s “The Pulse.”

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Social Media For Hiring Is At An All-Time High – Infographic

It is no news that social media is a tool for companies to screen their candidates. While some companies are still living in the dark ages, the number of active “social media recruiters” is rising. Check the facts and numbers about social media recruiting and if you are a candidate, make sure you fit in. No drugs, sex and rock’n roll on your diverse social media outlets. Continue reading

Reminder: The Power Of Guest Blogging – Infographic

guest-blogging-benefits_525a705d265d7Infographic explaining the benefits of guest blogging and how guest posting on other peoples blogs can bring traffic and sales for your site. Continue reading

Crowdsourcing: From Striking Idea To Game-Changer – Infographic

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Follow the growth of Crowdsourcing from the initial spark to the current game-changing solution in the business world. Where will it go from here? The only thing to do is to watch and find out.

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Social Media For Social Good: Recent Trends Towards Charity – Infographic

social-media-for-social-good_525c44e98fbb2According to a recent survey, 83 percent of Americans want brands to support causes. In the same survey, it was found that 41 percent of people bought a product from a company because they knew the company was associated with a cause.

As more companies and nonprofits are evolving into social enterprises (a hybrid of charity and business), many are counting on social media to help them succeed. With online charity giving steadily rising, along with the ever-increasing popularity of social media sites like Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, YouTube, and more, it’s not hard to find a number of recent examples of social enterprises that are effectively using social media to aid in their efforts.

This infographic highlights a few of these examples, and offers more supporting research for companies who are considering moving toward the ‘social enterprise’ business model.

Source: Bluehost

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Do Top Mad Men Actually Use Twitter? – And You Wonder Why Your ROI Is Limping?

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Martha Stewart: Bloggers Are No Experts

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