How Your Team Can Ace Social Media Collaboration

agora pulse

As the creative director at Contentworks , I’ve experienced the struggles first hand, so in this article, I’m going to show you how your team can ace social media collaboration. Failure to Collaborate: Duplication or delays in replying, posting, approving. The company values.

Report: Social Marketing Is More Than Just Likes [Report]

Mindjumpers

Tweet Recently, ComScore , the global leader in measuring the digital world, published a report on social marketing and how it’s not just about getting likes! In the report, the fruity candy named Skittles is used as a case to show this development.

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Civic Crowdfunding vs Tax – Collaborative Government #Gov2

Laurel Papworth

Collaborative projects eg. A completely free market where both companies/capitalism AND the public sector are removed – an interesting concept no? Tobacco companies will force Australia to accept reduced packaging/advertising laws.

Content Marketing: Dos and Dont’s [Report]

Mindjumpers

In addition, 21 experts and influencers within the fields of content marketing, search engine optimization and social marketing are sharing their thoughts and advices in the new report. The report defines content marketing as both “an art and a science.

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How to Embrace Collaborative Content

Convince & Convert

Jay Baer is the President of Convince & Convert , the digital marketing consulting company (whose blog you’re reading right now!). Tweetable Moments We are surrounded by data like never before, but we are starved for insights. jaybaer Tweet This.

Robust Collaboration Tools to Empower the Modern Social Media Marketing Team

SocialFish

With access to a bountiful supply of new and tested collaboration tools and services, there certainly are no excuses for fouling up on managing your online marketing campaigns. Introducing a collaboration tool into your business may be the kickstart your teams needs.

21st Century Collaboration in Action: The Path To Belgium’s First AMC

SocialFish

Report: [link]. What if we would call ourselves the first Belgian Association Management Company (AMC) and do what our esteemed colleagues in the US are doing? Moreover, we noticed that next door, in the Netherlands, some companies were doing it too.

The Conscious Company Global Leaders Forum

Janet Fouts

I spent a few days last week at the new 1440 Multiversity , attending the Conscious Company Global Leaders Forum. Created by Conscious Company Media , the event showcased a variety of businesses, including organizations like; Oxfam , Combat Flip Flops , L.A

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The State of Social Media Marketing – Summary of Annual Survey Report (Part 2)

Mindjumpers

In a previous blog post , Jonas made a summary of a report called “The State of Social Media Marketing” from January 2012 in which he outlined the key points and conclusions drawn from the report. 45% report 2+ accounts on Twitter, with 11% reporting over 5 profiles.

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How to Build a Company Culture That Works

SocialFish

After the workshop, we’ll write up a summary report that captures the main points of the conversations and includes a first draft of the principles. Foundations of a Collaborative Culture Workshop. Half-day workshop to build internal collaboration skills.

How Enterprise Social Networking Drive Business Value [Report]

Mindjumpers

Tweet Using social media to bring business value is an obvious choice for many companies. Most companies approach enterprise social networks as a technology deployment and fail to understand that the new relationships created by enterprise social networks are the source for value creation.

“Digitally Mature” Companies Make More Money

The Realtime Report

How about this one: according to a new study by Capgemini Consulting and the MIT Center for Digital Business, companies that are “digitally mature” generate more revenue, are more profitable and achieve higher market valuations. What Makes a Company Digitally Mature?

Better Collaboration with Recent Enhancements Across Sprout

Sprout Social

Sprout’s platform enables teams to better collaborate and more easily manage their workflow. These collaboration tools help teams seamlessly resolve support issues, nurture prospective leads and deliver an exceptional brand experience.

How This Ecommerce Company Manages Social and Saves Tons of Cash

agora pulse

Fracture is an international e-commerce company that turns customer’s images into frameless glass prints. Important things like assigning posts, tagging incoming posts, and reporting were all considerably more expensive on Sprout Social,” Ellis says.

If You Want a Culture of Collaboration, You Need to Accept the LOLCats Too

Social Media Strategery

Before wikis were used by the Intelligence Community to develop reports on IEDs , people were creating user badges to show off their favorite NFL teams. Before my own company's Intranet won any awards , we had people talking about how they enjoy skinny dipping on their profile.

Important Findings about Social Media around the World in 2012

Mindjumpers

InSitesConsulting recently released a report of the status of social media in 2012 with more than 2.000 facts & figures about social media in 19 countries. See the full SlideShare report here: Social Media around the World 2012 by InSites Consulting.

Report shows social companies make more money

The Way of the Web

A new report by McKinsey shows that ‘fully networked enterprises are not only more likely to be market leaders or to be gaining market share but also use management practices that lead to margins higher than those of companies using the Web in more limited ways.’

IBM SJ 45-4 | Ethnographic study of collaborative knowledge work

Buzz Marketing for Technology

IBM Research: Collaborative User Experience. IBM alphaWorks: Collaborative Development Environments. Business Collaboration Volume 45, Number 4, 2006. Ethnographic study of collaborative knowledge work. We present an ethnographic study in which we examine the ways collaborative knowledge work gets done in a process-oriented environment. Companies consider knowledge workers among their top talent and are looking for ways to improve their effectiveness.

3 Ways to Strengthen Your Marketing Leadership

Convince & Convert

But no matter how smart and fast your marketing team is, it’s only one piece in a larger puzzle that runs your company. But before you can lead, you have to gain the respect of the company. Your entire company should be invested in the success of the overall marketing strategy.

Project management tools for social media managers

Sprout Social

A good tool also takes into account team collaboration. The most common ones are the ongoing tasks: monthly report reviews, quarterly performance assessment and annual accounts overview. This is a plus for marketing teams that rely on collaboration for planning their content.

10 Reasons Market Research is Critical to Social Media

Adam Cohen

It happens in all industries, but lately I’ve seen retail companies keep their “Consumer Insight&# group focused on traditional insight like mall traffic patterns and planograms. Do your customers have a need for community, convenience, or collaboration?

Engage With Your LinkedIn Company Page Network From the Smart Inbox

Sprout Social

This network shift has positioned LinkedIn® Company Pages as an integral component of an organization’s social communication strategy. To begin managing comments on your Company Page posts, simply select the new LinkedIn® Comments filter in the Smart Inbox.

How Are Serious Games Reinventing Businesses?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

When I’m playing Scrabble with my wife on a Saturday night, we’re just enjoying the company and the time together, and there’s nothing really serious about it. Prospects can compare their opinions individually and/or as a team with recognized thought leaders from the company or the industry.

The Michael Sampson Company Limited: 7 Pillars of IT-Enabled Team Productivity

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The Michael Sampson Company Limited. The Michael Sampson Company. Resources and Consulting (reports, blog posts, engagement options). Resources and Consulting (reports, blog posts, engagement options). Resources and Consulting (reports, blog posts, engagement options).

Partnering With Brands Theme Week: Ways to Collaborate and Earn an Income on Your Blog

ProBlogger

More and more PR companies are also including budgets for paid blogger campaigns as part of their contract with the brands they represent, so how you respond from those early approaches is becoming more and more important.

Do You Know Your Employees? Social Intranets As The New Talent Management System

SocMed Sean

Nicholson Imagine, for a moment, that you have accepted a new position as a corporate executive tasked with figuring our how to make your company work better, faster, cheaper. People Social Tech Workplace collaboration intranet knowledge management search social networking talent management

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The Social CEO (or Lack of)

Ignite Social Media

When your brand’s CEO has a social media presence, he or she can: Benefit #1: It humanizes the brand and the company at large. Benefit #3: It makes the company a more desirable place to work. “The Social CEO” is a phrase you might have heard by now.

Social Media Managers And Digital Pros – How to Keep Track of Your Tasks When You’re Offline

SocMed Sean

There are reports to make and meetings to attend. Marketers have a vast area of tasks to complete – posting, monitoring and responding to comments, researching data, developing partnerships, compiling reports for managers and even collaborating with other departments, among others. These time management aids are extremely useful, especially if you need to collaborate with designers, copywriters and account executives.

How to Apply Youtility to Internal Communication

Convince & Convert

Jay’s key message is that by providing help and value to customers (for free), companies will be able to cut through the incredible amount of content clutter that exists online and be top of mind when those customers are ready to buy a product or solution.

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How To Create A Know-It-All Company - CIO.com - Business Technology Leadership

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Collaboration. Are you involved in setting the direction for your companys IT budget or strategy? How To Create A Know-It-All Company. Heres how some companies convinced individuals to share best practices. To drive KM at Russell Reynolds, the company circulates a document every afternoon throughout its 32 offices worldwide that shows all outstanding proposals and projects. operations for the company (and a recruiter himself), weeds out people who blame others.

10 Social Media Tools To Help With Your Crowdsourcing Efforts

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Crowdsourcing has become more and more popular with private companies, non-profit organizations, and even government agencies. Evernote Create an area for your team can collaborate on notes, ideas, and information. GetSatisfaction provides a way for companies to do that.

The 2011 #Nifty50 Top Twitter Men Reprise

Webbiquity SMM

Tom contacted me a few weeks ago with this idea and we’ve been working collaboratively on this project ever since. This should be a wake-up call for companies’ content on pursuing outbound marketing initiatives. Mike is the CMO at HubSpot in Boston, a marketing software company.

Finding Your Best Work In The Best Work Space

Twist Image

Most of us still have teams to work with and management to report into. Yes, flex hours and flex schedules are becoming more pervasive as companies try to figure out ways to cut expenses, but we''re still able to work in new and different ways. In the Fast Company article, Steelcase And Susan Cain Design Offices For Introverts , Cain explains the evolving landscape of how we work: "People are afraid to talk about intimacy in the workplace because of the implications.

Why Email Needs A Facelift

Twist Image

Other companies have equally compelling rules (both written and understood) that help individuals better understand email etiquette. " Regardless of how accurate this report is, we can't deny how challenging email has become. There are several companies (some established and some startups) that are trying to solve the problem of email. collaboration. There has got to be something better than email.

The State of Social Business 2013

SocialFish

As we close out the year, here’s a good report on the current state of social business maturity. As the report says, we’re slowly but surely “shifting out of first gear” We can help you do that.

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Love Your Brand

Twist Image

It turns out that Salesforce released their State of Marketing report that surveyed over 4000 marketing chiefs across various countries. Are implementing digital transformation across the company. Excel at collaborating with other business units. From the study: "Some 18% of the survey respondents are 'extremely satisfied' with the current outcomes realized as a direct result of their company's marketing investment. collaboration. Let's not forget about brands.

4 Stages of a Thought Leadership Maturity Model

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Here is a great piece on the maturity of a company’s Thought Leadership program by ITSMA. Last year I was asked by ITSMA to collaborate on this piece with them. They also tapped into companies like Deloitte, E&Y, IBM, Coginzant, SAP and more.

How Twitter & Facebook are making social media ads more transparent

Sherrilynne Starkie

Seventeen countries say that fake news has played an important role in recent elections, according to a report from Freedom House. This initiative is part of the Trust Project , an international consortium of news and digital companies collaborating to build confidence in the news media.

Build a Social Media Strategy at SMCHI

Bare Feet Studios

It is very easy to get sucked into the stream of activity and distractions, playing a few rounds of copy cat, and then being stuck having to write an annual report that basically says, “Well, we were really busy this year but don’t have a clue what we actually accomplished!&#.

Social business demands culture change

SocialFish

Internal collaboration platforms not working as they should? Problem: Departmental silos are inhibiting internal communication and collaboration. Instead of “busting” them, you need to actually build capacity for collaboration, and change some processes to make sure it happens.