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SOCIAL MEDIA QUOTE – JEREMY WAITE

SOCIAL MEDIA QUOTE – JEREMY WAITE

SOCIAL MEDIA QUOTE – JEREMY WAITE ‘I love [the social media industry] because it exists at the intersection of technology and humanity’. Jeremy Waite, Head of Social Strategy, Adobe. This quote by Jeremy Waite, identifying the core of what social media is all about, is a very interesting one and highly relevant to the business […]

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SOCIAL MEDIA: TOWARDS BECOMING THE FIRST SOURCE OF INFORMATION

SOCIAL MEDIA: TOWARDS BECOMING THE FIRST SOURCE OF INFORMATION

SOCIAL MEDIA: TOWARDS BECOMING THE FIRST SOURCE OF INFORMATION   On the same day of London’s recent Woolwich attack, a friend of mine asked me if I had heard of the news. He added that he had no idea what had been happening until he saw a post on Facebook saying ‘what is going on […]

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Social media quote – 14

Social media quote – 14

Social media quote – 14 “Conventional marketing wisdom long held that a dissatisfied customer tells ten people. But…in the new age of social media, he or she has the tools to tell ten million.” Paul Gillin, author of The New Influencers This sentence illustrates the core of social media’s power: its snowball effect. A message […]

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The rise of sharing

  The rise of sharing   The spread of social media is leading to more and more information sharing across geographical boundaries. In the TEDx video The Future of Social Media, Ricky Van Veen explains how content is ‘fueled by social sharing’. Content, according to him, lives or dies based on how much it is […]

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Social media quote – 13

Social media quote – 13

Social media quote – 13   ‘Most people do not listen with the intent to understand, they listen with the intent to reply’ Stephen Covey, The 7 habits of highly effective people: powerful lessons in personal change This very interesting quote was also used by Starr Hall in her TED conference entitled ‘Social media for […]

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Why is social media important for your business?

Why is social media important for your business?

Why is social media important for your business?   With the constant expansion of social technology; more and more companies are making use of the business potential it provides. Some industries, however, remain behind. As a study conducted in 2012 by MIT, in collaboration with Deloitte (MIT/Deloitte), finds; entertainment, media and publishing as well as […]

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Why is social media important for leadership?

Why is social media important for leadership?

Why is social media important for leadership?   Social media offers many business opportunities, one of which is a contribution to leadership. According to the findings from the Social Business Global Executive Study and Research Project conducted in 2012 by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), in collaboration with Deloitte, social media tools have the […]

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