In 1964, Beat Generation poet and newly-crowned author du jour Ken Kesey packed a merry band of friends into a van and led the group across the U.S. en route to the New York World's Fair. Tripping on LSD most of the way, the Merry Pranksters set out to enlighten America.
In today’s world of the virtual team, WebEx collaboration/videoconferencing software has become almost ubiquitous in business. In my professional experience, I have observed an almost across-the-board learning curve problem with respect to organizational efficiency with WebEx.
"They're already saying bad things about you," I said. "Whether you're on it or not, people are complaining about you, and they're telling as many of their friends as they can."
The rest of the conversation went as expected. Reason after reason. Excuse after excuse. We're not on social media because. . . we don't do social media because we. . . it's only for young people. . .
June 5th at WWDC in San Francisco, Apple announced their latest updates to Mac OS X, and iOS for mobile devices, as well as the new iCloud service that replaces MobileMe and further integrates all your computing and mobile devices. I was again glued to my MacBook watching each update roll in from the guys at MacWorld.
I used to be one of those people who swore up and down they’d never get an eReader. I like the feel of the paper, I would say. I just don’t think I could feel comfortable reading from a screen. Once the NOOKcolor made its debut, I was all over it like a fly…ok, well, I was all over it. I literally cried when my family bought me one for the holidays this year. Here are the top ten reasons I love my eReader:
So, the big announcement about iPad 2 came on March 2nd just as promised, and Steve Jobs seems extremely proud of the new iPad device that will begin shipping on Friday (March 11). How about you? Do you think they did enough? If you own one, is there enough new stuff to make you ditch your iPad 1 and go for the new, slimmer model?
LinkedIn is a powerful tool. It incorporates all the features one needs for networking, job searching, sales, and employees. You can also utilize LinkedIn to connect with old friends or colleagues.
When telling a story how do you make it a worthwhile read? How do you captivate your audience? Reflect on your daily activities to look for life experiences to help reach and engage with your audience. How do your use your life experiences to shape your story?
In the new economy there is one major truth that stands above the rest. Trust equals revenue. If you are a small to mid-sized business it is the amount of trust you can build between clients that strengthens your brand.
As we all know internships are extremely valuable experiences during college. In this day and age obtaining a social media internship has naturally become a coveted position. When resumes come piling in how do you decide who to give the internship to?
We examine and link to 20 different examples of excellent uses of LinkedIn by professionals in the world of social media and personal branding!
The future of personal branding using digital media is the creation of content that inspires individuals to act. We are talking about a fundamental change in creating content to telling a story.