While I Was Out: Reflections On a Social Media Hiatus

Waxing UnLyrical

So what happens when you have to deal with “life” and work, and don’t have the time or energy to engage in online chit-chat (or eat the hugest hot dog you’ve ever seen, and doesn’t social feel like that sometimes)? Happy Friday, all!

A Social Media Status Quo Pt.1-Japan


Mindjumpers’ global network consists of local country community managers, creating a platform of multinational professionals. It is their insights enable us to execute and maintain brand communities around the world in a structured, quality assured and cost effective way.

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In Time of Social Media Crisis – How Do You Respond?


Posted by Sara Hansson Sep 22nd, 2010 Tweet As part of people’s digital identity, we join communities and groups that are relevant to us and to our interests.

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Should We Expect Health Care Professionals To Post And Tweet?

SocMed Sean

Boomers are often the polar opposite worrying about the time required, technical concerns, and potential privacy issues that may arise. Is it fear of privacy violations? There’s no doubt about the fact that patients are becoming more vocal in the social media space.

Best Internet Marketing Posts of 2010

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

As many of you know, I have an annual tradition of giving back to the community on my birthday, which is why this year is no different. Since I can’t read everything written by the Internet Marketing community, I ask my Twitter and Facebook followers for their own recommendations.

6 cool curation sites you may not have heard of


Energy” is a beat, but “the global surge of energy abundance” is a phenomenon. The weekly email gives me a list of top posts, in such varied categories as Privacy, Books, Science, Fiction, Politics, Food, Memoir, World, Language (that list was from last week’s email).

Is Starbucks the Most Dangerous Competitor to Facebook? | E.

Convince & Convert

August 25th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet Today’s post is a collaboration with Clinton Bonner , community connectivity expert, futurist, and blogger at Everything to Everything. Starbucks could use their SDN to reinvent themselves as a key member of any local community, and not as a coffeehouse, but as the best-possible advertising platform available in every city and town in the country.

What Are You Looking Forward to in Social Media in 2020?: Experts Round-Up

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This will require every organization to fundamentally reexamine their social strategy and will usher in a rebirth of the community manager role. These next-generation social platforms intend to fix the major problems around privacy and user data.

What If Instagram Got Rid of Likes? Plus Even More Social Media What Ifs

Buffer Social

Setting the stage … Whenever we hop on customer research calls with our community, we often end the call by asking this one open-ended question. And the shift toward privacy makes me wonder how brands and businesses fit into that vision at all.

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The Ugly Side of Social Media Sharing

Waxing UnLyrical

I love the collaborative energy, thoughts and community. ” Susan’s friend then shared it to her personal Facebook page with the privacy setting “friends only.” But what happens when “sharing” infringes on the privacy rights of others?

This is All You Need to Write the BEST Social Media Bio

Rebekah Radice

So let’s move the needle on your strengths and give your social profiles a BIG boost of positive energy. She focuses on brand awareness, company growth, and building connected and loyal communities. When was the last time you updated your social media bio?

Social Media From A Worldwide Perspective: Japan


Mindjumpers’ global network consists of local country community managers, creating a platform of multinational professionals. It is their insights enable us to execute and maintain brand communities around the world in a structured, quality assured and cost effective way.

Is the Financial Services Industry Poised for Market Disruption?


iBeacon technology goes one step further and uses Bluetooth low energy signals (LES) to drive this relevance within customer’s proximity to product within the retail environment. Privacy and Compliance will be barriers that will hinder the move forward.

Are Businesses Ready for True Reinvention?


Every single individual I met had this amazing energy and positive outlook about the changes that needed to happen, however painful. Community is such a foreign concept for organizations. Anyone that has the ability to drive perception about your organization is part of your community.

How to Stay Safe While Marketing Your Blog Online


Your blog is precious to you, especially considering the time and energy you’ve put into it. Additionally, make sure the privacy settings on your phone compliment your needs. Know and Communicate with Your Community.

33 Instagram Hacks You Wish You Knew Sooner


Instagram Hacks for Creating Great Instagram Captions: While it may not be as important as the images you choose to share, having good Instagram captions alongside your images and videos play a critical role in building a community around your brand.

Change or Die | Fast Company

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Energy Efficient Servers See how HP Energy Efficient Servers can help your company save energy. See All Responses What do you want to ask the Fast Company community? Privacy. ); document.write( ); FastCompany.com | Where ideas and people meet. Feedback. Find People. Find Groups. Find Blogs. Search. Fast Company. Google. SUBSCRIBE. CURRENT ISSUE. ISSUE ARCHIVES. Innovation. Technology. Leadership. Management. Careers. Design. Social Responsibility. Work/Life.

Firm Leaders: Are You Social?

Myrland Marketing

Security : We have privacy rules and bureaucracy. Security : We have privacy rules and bureaucracy. As you should…at least on the privacy rules part. Privacy, client confidentiality and conflicts are all very real.

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Complete Guide to Social Media for Banks & Financial Institutions

Sprout Social

Up until recently, privacy and compliance concerns deterred financial brands from being more social online, but that all changed when the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) released guidelines on how to increase your social presence while reducing risk.

Want to Friend Me on Facebook? Please Use My Public Page or.

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Despite the fact that Facebook has the most customizable privacy settings of all social networks (though we could argue with their effectiveness in a whole other post), people don’t like maintaining a “business&# identity on the same profile as their “personal&# (fun?)

Are You a Productive Reader? - Stepcase Lifehack

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Asperger's and IT: Dark secret or open secret?

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Industry - Automotive - Defense/Aerospace - Energy/Utilities - Financial - Health Care - Retail - Transportation - Travel - Manufacturing. Privacy. Privacy Policy. ); ); } else { document.write(); }. ); } else { document.write(); }. More Resources. Blogs Webcasts Quickstudies Security Managers Journal This Week in Print. Zones White Papers Editorial Calendar. Events. Research E-mail Newsletters.

Government 2.0 Camp - What I Loved and What I'd Like to See Next Year

Social Media Strategery

While I never felt that we were in an echo chamber, I think that all attendees would benefit if we had some panel discussions and presentations led by privacy experts or IT security experts – people who, by their very nature, have to take a very conservative approach to social media.

Get Your Audience to Work for You… and Thank You for It!


They’re sacrificing a little bit of their privacy to get the content you promised them – but that doesn’t go as far as we’d like it to. What’s more valuable to you, as a long-term business strategy: a reader who is happy to do their bit to build a community, or someone who just wants to suck you dry for what you can give them? This is a guest post by Danny Iny. You spend a lot of time nurturing the relationship you have with your audience.

Blog #3: Global Leaders: On the Innovation Edge


”, spurred on the Artificial Intelligence (AI) movement, and unleashed a cosmic energy force that has some modern scientists, worried, others see the positive effects. Fast forward, the AI Leaders are rapidly maturing as a community globally. Artificial Intelligence or Disruptive Innovation Community Leaders.

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

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Privacy. Energy Efficiency. Privacy. Privacy. Before creating an online community of practice (COP), Michael Behounek, KM director for $1.25 Behounek once created a community to devise performance enhancements for a particular 2,000-horsepower pump used in the companys oil refineries. While it was an urgent matter at the time, the communitys activity rapidly decreased because the essential business problem had been solved. Privacy Policy |.

How to Reduce Information Overload | ThinkSimpleNow.com

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And instead of spending a good chunk of my day filtering through incoming information, I’d rather spend the energy on bringing more enjoyment and fulfillment into my life. Every piece of information carries with it energy, which demands our time. Join the Community by subscribing!

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What Is Productivity?

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You can complicate this definition by including other factors like energy and resources, but I prefer the simplicity of time because in most cases factors like energy and resources are reducible to time anyway. Yourself, your boss, your coworkers, your friends, your family, your company, your customers, your team, certain investors, your community, your country, the world, your family, God, all conscious beings, etc? Steve Pavlina.

Top 10 Ways to Use del.icio.us - lifehack.org

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Spend 10 Minutes Doing This Every Day and You Could Transform Your Blogging


Community. what social media sites are they using and how they using them for engagement/community building? do they have a dedicated community area? where do they seem to be putting most of their energy in terms of generating readership (social, guest posting, media etc)?

Content Week Case Study: Carly Heitlinger of The College Prepster


In 2008 when The College Prepster began, it was Carly’s “little escape” that she could focus her energy on in between school stress, exams, and crew practice. The community of bloggers, (there were a handful in the same “niche” as me) was a lot closer and not competitive at all.”.

Why Google Pushed Me to Build a (Bigger) Link Network

Viper Chill

Electricity was a rapidly growing source of energy at the time. One thing you have to be careful of when you build a link network – we’re ridiculously over-paranoid about ours – is privacy.

Jumping Over a Mountain | chrisbrogan.com

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I believe we’re going to shift back to thinking customer service and community management are the core and not the fringe. “…shift back to thinking customer service and community management are the core and not the fringe.&#. community. chrisbrogan.com.

Quantum Entanglements: The Social Media Scandals

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

By May 18 , the MetaFilter community dared to ask the same, very unpopular questions Becky and some of her friends had been asking for months. This happened last week on the tightly knit community on Plurk, which has a unique and friendly atmosphere as Tamar described a few weeks ago.

Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media.

Convince & Convert

You have to create content, be part of many communities, and proceed incrementally. Too often we see social media strategies that involve putting photos into Flickr, videos into YouTube or the creation of a Facebook application and then never revisiting the environment to engage with the communities around this content. 2)Social media exposes your privacy 3)Social media resplaces advertising [link] francine hardaway Great list, Jason. going so our COMMUNITY INFLUENCERS ?can

100 Personal Branding Tactics Using Social Media | chrisbrogan.com

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Track things like audience/community sentiment (positive/negative) if you want to map effort to results. Use social networks respectfully to share the best of your content, in a community-appropriate setting. Community. Remember that community and marketplace are two different things. Make it easy for your community to reach you. Contribute to your community’s blogs and projects. Celebrate important information in your community (like birthdays).

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276: How to Start a Successful Podcast


The boom mic also allows you to stand up, which is what I like to do when I’m podcasting because it seems to give bit more energy to what you’re doing as well. The post 276: How to Start a Successful Podcast appeared first on ProBlogger. Learn How to Start a Successful Podcast.