[Interview] How Microsoft Uses Social Analytics, And How You Can Too


Ben Donkor is a social media analyst at Microsoft, and is adamant about the importance of social media analytics for all businesses. Ben Donkor , Microsoft Audiense: What does the role of social media analyst entail at Microsoft? — Microsoft UK (@MicrosoftUK) May 24, 2016.

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Facebook, Microsoft Team Up on MAREA Subsea Cable

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook and Microsoft are going under, as in underwater: The two tech giants will team up to build a new, state-of-the-art subsea cable across the Atlantic Ocean. The new cable, MAREA, will be the highest-capacity subsea cable to cross the Atlantic upon its completion, with eight fiber pairs and an estimated capacity of 160 terabits per second, and Facebook and Microsoft said the capacity will help meet growing demand for high-speed, reliable connections for cloud and online services.

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Pinterest Sweepstakes Microsoft Mouse Design: Case Study With BJ O'Hare

Diva Marketing Blog

BJ O'Hare , social media lead for Microsoft Hardware Team, graciously agreed to tell us the back-story in a Diva Marketing Mini Case Interview. About BJ O'Hare - BJ O’Hare is the Social Media Lead for the Microsoft Hardware Team. Microsoft Hardware Blog.

Facebook Employees Gain Access to Microsoft Office 365

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook reached a deal with Microsoft under which the social network’s more than 13,000 employees will use elements of web-based workplace productivity suite Office 365. The social network had already been using Office on-premises, Greene reported, adding that Facebook is still developing its own workplace communication and collaboration service, Facebook at Work.

Workplace (Formerly Facebook at Work) Officially Launches Worldwide

SocialTimes Facebook

Codorniou also spoke with Kurt Wagner of Recode , who asked him about whether Workplace would include a document tool along the lines of Microsoft’s Word or Excel, and he replied: The priority for us is for everybody in the company to use the basic product and then we will explore other projects.

Google Apps – no more free sign-ups, no more Freemium

The Way of the Web

Six years ago, Google Apps launched with a great suite of tools which could be used for collaboration and work for free by anyone with less than 10 users. The benefits of easy collaboration just aren’t there. technology business collaboration free freemium google apps

From Atoms To Bits To Atoms

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Manufacturing from your desktop may sound as crazy as Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates did when he said close to forty years ago that a computer would be on every desk. Makers often share their designs and collaborate on projects at a global level. microsoft. Something amazing happened this past Sunday. A spacecraft launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida and is on its way to the International Space Station carrying close to one thousand pounds of supplies.

List of Brand-Side Corporate Social Strategists: Twitter Edition

Webbiquity SMM

Manager of Customer Success and Community Program at Cisco WebEx Technology group. • Steven Tedjamulia – Head of Social Commerce Innovation at Dell. • Alison Bolen – Editor, blogs and social content at SAS Institute. • Marty Collins – Director of Emerging Media at Microsoft. • Mark Yolton – Senior Vice President – SAP Community Network at SAP. • Brian Ellefritz – Sr. Marketing Manager, Emerging Media, US Integrated Marketing Programs, Microsoft Corp. • Jacob Mullins – Sr.

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. These workers rely on the ability to work collaboratively, leverage relationship capital, and deliver new solutions.

Google+ for Apps - the Perfect Competition for Yammer and SalesForce Chatter

Stay N' Alive

I've always suggested that the business collaboration space is a very saturated one. Even Microsoft and Sharepoint are beginning to enter this space. That company is Google, and believe it or not, their latest announcement of integration of Google+ with Google Apps puts them right, square in the middle of this competition for business collaboration, and it's a powerful one! Already, corporations across all of the world use various video collaboration and chat software.

The role of social media in managing projects for brands


They need sharing and collaboration tools, they might also need virtual workspaces that can accommodate real-time interaction. A product of Microsoft, Yammer is a social network for employees, assigned a project. Post by Adi Englander.

Drafting My Next Job Description

Ari Herzog

You will work on public policy issues in collaboration with cross-functional directors and coalition partners in the region and around the world. Collaborate with our stakeholders, keeping them informed and engaged. Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with diverse teams and interface effectively with internal and external stakeholders. Proficient using Microsoft Office, Open Office, and Google Docs.

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17 Productivity Tools for the Ultimate Business Gain

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Want to do more internal collaboration these days? billion valuation , clearly, employee productivity is greatly enhanced by collaborative environments, especially within the remote workforce. Still, it’s nice, and Microsoft just acquired them.

Top Association Social Media Jobs This Week – February 9


The position collaborates with the departments of public relations, communications, marketing, customer service, IT and human resources to help define both the brand story and the story as interpreted by the customer.

The Silent Rise of LinkedIn to 500M Members: What Marketers Need to Know for 2018 [SSM069]

Buffer Social

Microsoft must have seen something in the rising star as well – officially acquiring LinkedIn for $26.2 2016 (400M members): Microsoft acquires LinkedIn for $26.2B. Microsoft officially closes its $26.2B

The Innovative Educator: 5 Things You Can Do to Begin Developing Your Personal Learning Network

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Microsoft Shares School Leader Development Tool. Microsoft Prepares Students for 21st Century Caree. Microsoft Prepares 21st Century Leaders. Microsoft Supports Innovative Teachers, Students, Scaling Education Innovations. skip to main | skip to sidebar.

11 Tips To Boost Your Social Media Marketing Productivity

Sprout Social

Once you have your ideas documented, you can add notes, assign them to different members of your team, attach due dates, facilitate collaboration with other team members, track progress and move them from an initial idea right through to publication. Social Media Managers are a special breed.

10 Marketing Tips from Father of Marketing David Ogilvy

Convince & Convert

Marketing is a collaborative effort. billion annually on branding —more than the combined marketing budgets of Apple and Microsoft. Marketing ideology seems to change every ten years or so—unless you’re David Ogilvy, and your philosophy has lasted the better part of a century.

Is Jeremy Epstein The Yoda Of Community Marketing?


I love his approach – he thinks aloud and collaborates in the open with the members of his community, shares best practices, and relentless connects people. He’s a former Microsoft executive who use to help partner companies improve their marketing engines and operations.

[Interview] How Airbnb’s #LiveintheMovies Twitter Campaign Stole Cinema’s Biggest Night


“Tight collaboration. Check out the other social media interviews in our Spotlight Series, including NASA, Microsoft, United Nations, Pizza Express, and many more.

Meet Team Sprout: Arnita, Senior Product Manager

Sprout Social

As a college student, I did two internships on the product team at Microsoft. Building a product is collaborative. At Sprout, that means we’re developing more team collaboration and workflow features like message approval , message tagging and the publishing calendar.

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25 + Writing Tools a Freelance Writer Can’t Live Without

Writtent Blog

If you don’t, Microsoft Word is still the best way to get copywriting projects done quickly and efficiently. If you’re a freelance writer that isn’t particularly fond of Word but needs to view, print, or copy Word documents, Microsoft’s Word Viewer makes it possible.

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Internet Marketing and SEO Analyst Job Opening

Bill Hartzer

Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.). CS Creative is seeking an Internet Marketing Analyst, to work client-side with a leading technology company based in Dallas. This position will be responsible for keyword research, optimizing and coding various pages in HTML. The role involves working closely with the MarCom department and product line managers.

Why You Should Encourage Social Advocacy among B2B Employees


It can help employees learn about clients, spot potential new ones and collaborate with other employees. In a study done by Microsoft , 46% of people surveyed said social media helped increase their productivity. Guest post by Daniel Kushner, CEO of Oktopost.com.

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Top 10 Travel Marketing Conferences of 2017


Future Travel Experience Global is using it’s 12 th show to bring together top travel industry professionals to reveal their latest customer experience visions and collaborate on what the end-to-end passenger experience of the future will be like. Past keynote speakers have included Uber, Jet Blue, and Microsoft.

[Interview] How Airbnb’s #LiveintheMovies Twitter Campaign Stole Cinema’s Biggest Night


“Tight collaboration. Check out the other social media interviews in our Spotlight Series, including NASA, Microsoft, United Nations, Pizza Express, and many more.

Facebook Live Will Dominate Video Streaming

The Social Media Hat

Tumblr and YouTube integrated live streaming options, and even Microsoft may be getting into the game now that they've purchased LinkedIn and could marry it with their previous acquisition, Skype. Social Media Facebook Live Will Dominate Video Streaming. That's it, man. Game over, man.

This Week in Social Media – 5/29/2013

Social Media Marketing

In a new study, Microsoft has found that 50% of employees believe they are more productive when using social tools. Besides, the collaboration that is a result of enterprise social networks means that employees can find answers faster and built critical relationships within the company.

38+ Cool Social Media and Web Tools and Reviews

Webbiquity SMM

A free online project management and collaboration tool, similar to Basecamp , that lets users switch between projects with one click, delegate tasks, track task changes, subscribe to tasks and receive notifications, and manage people on projects with groups.

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How to Become a T-Shaped Marketer: What Marketing Career Growth Looks Like at Buffer

Buffer Social

The vertical bar on the T represents the depth of related skills and expertise in a single field, whereas the horizontal bar is the ability to collaborate across disciplines with experts in other areas and to apply knowledge in areas of expertise other than one’s own.

eLearning 2.0 Technologies and Concepts: Start Pages as Environments for Self-Organized Learners

Buzz Marketing for Technology

I offered a model of an environment with six channels for: authoring, syndicating information, communication, collaboration and networking, researching, and evaluation. I have been using Netvibes for more than a year now and similarly to the use case in the presentation I have tailored my start page to fulfill my needs in certain contexts (trips, translation tools, tech news, community and collaboration). Popfly - Microsoft Platform Based on Web 2.0

Create a World-Class Online Community for Your Business


Telligent , an enterprise collaboration software company, believes that some day the same answer will immediately occur to both of us.

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The Top 3 ‘Big Ones’ in Social Media 2011


One part is keeping the competition on search e.g. Facebook/Microsoft busy enough with defending their core offering the social network – the other part is data.

The Weekly Digital Marketing Round-Up

Simply Measured

This week, Facebook announced “The Facebook Journalism Project,” a new initiative that will include collaborative development of news products, a focus on local news, tools and training for journalists, and promoting news literacy and avoiding news hoaxes for the general public.

3 Scientific Studies With Real Insight Into Social Media

Convince & Convert

Collaboration with the Facebook Data Science Team. The study is called “ The structural virality of online diffusion ,” a team effort by Microsoft Research and Stanford University, led by Sharad Goel. . It’s no secret: social media marketing has a data problem.

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Cool Facts About Search Engines

Engaging Brand

1992: VLib – A virtual library of web servers in collaboration between Time Berners-Lee and CERN. 2007: Powerset – A Microsoft owned company developing a natural language search engine, with a semantic structure that tries to process user’s questions. 2008: Bing –The current web search engine from Microsoft. We all use search engines every day. If you are online at all, then you recognize names like Google, Yahoo, Bing and more.

Thirteen Tips for Effective Tagging

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Choose from over 240 products from companies such as Microsoft, Adobe, and Symantec. A tag is a collaboratively generated, open-ended labeling system that enables Internet users to categorize content such as Web pages, online photographs, and Web links. Jump to Content.

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Social Media U: Take a Class in Social Media - ReadWriteWeb

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Microsoft. The class uses twitter during and outside of class to collaborate and share life events. microsoft. Home | Web Apps | Trends | Google | Microsoft | Facebook | Archives | Jobs. ReadWriteWeb. RWW Network. ReadWriteWeb. ReadWriteTalk. Last100. AltSearchEngines.

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Authenticity vs. Anonymity: Would We Exist if the Constitutional Convention Met Publicly?

Stay N' Alive

What if everyone could collaborate and participate using their own name on social networks such as Facebook to communicate opinions and ideas en masse to their Legislators?

Top 10 Reputation Tracking Tools Worth Paying For


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