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The Characteristics of A Community Manager


Every week, we blog about how to optimize your brand’s social media presence, which tools to use and what the newest updates on the major social networks mean to your brand’s way of engaging with your target group. The Community Managers (CM). The corner stones of community management. Getting a community involved and engaged needs a lot of planning. Stay positive.

9 TED Talks That Will Stretch Your Business Mind

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It doesn't take long to find inspiration. It takes forever to figure out how to do something meaningful with it. I've been fortunate enough to be able to attend the famed TED conference since 2008. Within that timeframe, I have also helped out on a few of the TEDx events. Well, it inspired me to put together a list of TED Talks that have forced me to rethink and reshape my vision of business.

75 People You Need to Know in Social Media

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What a year it’s been. So much to be thankful for, on every level. For my American visitors, Happy Thanksgiving! And to all, sincere appreciation for the gift you continue to give me on a regular basis, the gift of your attention. If you’ve been following our adventures at Convince & Convert this year, you know.

Technology in Education and the Dominance of Apple [Infographic]


Interesting stuff from OpenColleges.   Are you incorporating iPads or other similar tools into how you work with your members? An Infographic by Open Colleges. Potluck

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The Content Marketing Survival Guide: How to Navigate the Wilds of Social Media

Use this guide to inspire your creativity and ignite more successful and sustainable social media conversations.

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Thanksgiving weekend NFL game predictions

Jeff Esposito

During the course of the NFL season we predict the weekly outcomes using data from social media along with some formulas ( more on that here ). While this might sound odd, our social NFL predictions are doing decent 11 weeks into the season with an 86-73-1 mark following a 9-5 showing in Week 11. This week’s contestant is Bob Cargill ( @cargillcreative on Twitter). What do you think of this method?

Revealed: The Super Powers James Clear Used to Become a Full Time Blogger in 6-Months


This guest post is by TT Fong of James Clear runs the blog , which generates a full-time income. It took him only six-months to reach that point. After studying his site, listening to several interviews he’s done, and talking with him live , I uncovered one of the secrets to his success. This secret? He taps into his strengths or “super powers” while building and growing his blog. Here are three key lessons I learned from him about Super Powers, and how to use them for successful blogging. Why not? strategic. focused. learner. The answer?

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