Monthly Archive for: ‘June, 2009’

How do you manage all your social media URLs?

If you are on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, FriendFeed, SlideShare, YouTube… do you add all the sites to your email signature? Do you have them all on your business card? Which URL do you have on Twitter? If you also use Facebook, do you cross reference other sites like your YouTube, Flickr, SlideShare or other Networks? Do you update them all …

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Social Media Rock Star or Social Media Business Consultant?

The social web has been explored and rapidly taken over by the business world. What was limited to a social marketing campaign just a year ago to make some cool noise for coffee, skittles or a new blender is today strategically dissected. The social media rock stars who do a few campaign masterpieces are finding new competition from business process …

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The Oracle – Yahoo Deal

Yahoo is up for sale. Microsoft has a tradition: You mess with them twice they never talk to you a third time. Would Google buy Yahoo? No. Who else? SAP? Not a fit, not happening. Oracle? Hmmmm – let’s think about that one. Oracle just bought Sun and turning Sun into a cloud computing power house. Probably rearrange the software …

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Partner empowerment – with MDF to Social Media

We are conducting a project to empower partners to participate in social media. The funding is done through MDF. The details are here below. I am interested in your response. The project is under way but not yet launched: Purpose:=======Social media is a place where customers hang out and converse over products, best practices, service tips and more. The purpose …

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Social Media Education For Managers

Why is this important? ===================You probably heard so much about social media and maybe still confused.– Fact is that close to 400 Million people are part of this phenomenon in some way.– Fact is that winning the attention of your customers and prospects is easier, less costly and more effective through social media than doing mail shots, cold calls, or …

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Professional Social Media Training

Social Media CertificateThere has been quite some debate about certification, who can certify and what is actually certified. The Social Media Academy is publishing the content of the certificate on the website. The certificate is granted only to those who pass the tests and actively engaged in the respective exercises.The leadership class provides a rather comprehensive education and so is …

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Social Media Academy News Letter

– New Class “Social Competition” and entry for business managers– Next leadership class will start September 3– A few tips to improve your social network profiles– Corporate Social Media Report – State of the union– Our social media communities– International expansion – Europe and AustraliaNew Class: Social CompetitionBeyond your LinkedIn Profile Learn all about competing for customer mind share in …

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Boost visibility of your blog

Blogs get even more connected. Through tools like Tweetmeme readers can quickly tweet about the post if they like it. If you like to give your readers a chance to very quickly tweet about the content, just embed the little script in your blog or your site. For Blogger Users:You can find the quick guide to implementation here:http://help.tweetmeme.com/2009/04/07/integrating-the-tweetmeme-button-into-blogger/Entering the script …

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