The Importance of Construction Turnaround Services


Construction turnaround services are needed on a variety of jobs that are intended to renovate an existing building. The third party company manages the renovation project, and they determine how best to retrofit the inside of a building that is already in use.

Can Publicly-Traded Social Media Companies Survive?

SocMed Sean

During my career , I have worked for a couple of big Fortune 500 telecom companies and the challenge was always working to balance the wants and needs of the customer with the wants and needs of the shareholders. Feel free to leave a comment with your thoughts or constructive criticism.

"The Chappys": How a Utah Construction Manager Built His Own Trending Awards Show on Twitter

Stay N' Alive

It turns out it's even more simple than I thought - The Deseret News (owned by the company I work for ) wrote today about a local Utah construction manager who created his own Twitter awards show called "The Chappy Awards".

How Companies Like Bored Panda, REI, and Vox Are Growing Their Organic Reach on Social Media

Buffer Social

Imagine your fans actively posting constructive thoughts and participating in civil discussions on topics around your brand, besides simply liking your posts? In 2013, a Facebook Page could easily reach about 12 percent of its fans with each post.

Media companies and losing talent

The Way of the Web

And related to that was Neil Perkin, with a typically insightful post asking ‘Why big companies get rid of talented people?’ To quote: Despite talking a good game, many large organisations remain relatively poor at moving talent around the company.

Who Will Become the Tesla or AirBnB of the Home Category?

Social Media Strategery

Brands in the home category have responded to this seismic shift the same way media companies responded to the shift in digital music – slowly and badly. Miscellaneous airbnb brunner building supply construction Hardware HBS HBSDealer home sharing economy tesla uber

Social Ad Targeting to Address the Customer Journey – Phase IV : Loyalty Targeting

Ignite Social Media

We’ve mentioned using the pixel data in many of our blog posts as it’s a critical piece to leverage when constructing your targeting strategy. It’s a significant outlay of money to gain a new customer so it’s often more beneficial to keep the ones you already have.

Finding Social Media Professionals

Bare Feet Studios

A warm welcome to the latest social media agencies and consultants on the Constructing Social Builders listing added over the past week, including: Social Media Consultants: A warm welcome to the latest social media agencies and consultants on the Constructing Social Builders listing added over the past week, including: Social Media Consultants: Liquid Wireless : An emerging media consulting company Digital Response Marketing Group : A consulting, blogger relations and consulting group.

What You Need To Know About Wear Blocks

The Realtime Report

With that in mind, a solution needed to be found that allowed construction workers to create this amount of pressure still while not damaging the blocks. This was because these blocks would be needed in other parts of the manufacturing or construction process further on in the process.

Praying and piggybacking: Who is Nesamani and why are brands talking about him?


This paved the way for any brand remotely related to safety, construction, insurance, and home painting to ride on the coattails of this social trend. This aviation company went as far as to offer to take a fictional character on a free vacation! It is a given that construction equipment manufacturers will pitch in on this extensive meme effort, and Schwing Stetter India proved us right.

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Start Your Community With Role Models, Not Influencers

Social Media Strategery

I just finished reading this article in last month's Fast Company where the CEO of Pinterest , Ben Silbermann, discusses how Pinterest got started, where it's at today, and what its future may hold. Public Relations Social Media community E20 enterprise20 fast company influence influencer klout peerindex pinterest silbermann social media

Make Your Workplace More Productive in 4 Steps

The Realtime Report

If you want to transform your company in 2019, find out how to make your workplace more productive in four simple steps. It’s important to invest in a platform that perfectly fits your company’s needs, which can improve internal efficiency and fuel your business’s growth.

What to Do (and What Not to Do) in Social Listening

agora pulse

In the post below, the company joined forces with the ThatDadBlog on Instagram to depict a lovely scene in which he and his young child enjoy a winter wonderland adventure, starring none other than the Chrysler Pacifica that enabled their magical journey.

Armchair Quarterbacks: Don’t Be That Troll

Dave Fleet

A quick thought (or ten) for anyone who is thinking about armchair-quarterbacking someone else’s PR or social media execution without anything constructive to add… When you criticize things from the outside, you: Don't be this guy.

My Team Makes Me Uncomfortable – And That’s A Good Thing

Dave Fleet

People” aren’t just something that happen at a company – they don’t just suddenly show up one day, out of the blue. It can be uncomfortable at first, but in time encouraging that kind of constructive conflict can be immensely beneficial – and can help to avoid group-think.

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Home is Where the Office is: Creating a Work Environment Employees Will Love

The Realtime Report

One of the best things to do to make sure that the turnover rate doesn’t plague your company is to offer employees a positive work environment that they enjoy coming to on a daily basis. Give Your Work Environment a Boost to Help Your Company Thrive.

Realignment #2: From Passive Knowledge to Collaborative Discovery


Picture a workplace in which you don’t have to labor to artificially construct programs and products on the themes that your board arbitrarily decided would be this year’s strategic priorities. CEMEX is an innovative global construction materials manufacturer in Mexico.

4 Ways Your Hosting Can Make or Break Your Ecommerce Website

And just like sound construction is critical to building a home to sell, you’ll need one of the best hosting plans to ensure the foundation of your website is solid and reliable. And unfortunately, some hosting companies have much more server downtimes than others.

Confused? Consider Rox's 180 Rule

Bare Feet Studios

As people and companies are learning how to participate on social networks, deciding what sorts of content to create, or even how to set pricing for web-based services, they initially experience that nervous pit in the stomach that comes from a lack of knowledge in the space.

Realignment #2: From Passive Knowledge to Collaborative Discovery


Picture a workplace in which you don’t have to labor to artificially construct programs and products on the themes that your board arbitrarily decided would be this year’s strategic priorities. CEMEX is an innovative global construction materials manufacturer in Mexico. Instead of surveys or focus groups, CEMEX executives spent some time on clients’ construction sites and talked extensively with contractors and their teams.

When Is It Appropriate To Hide, Block Or Delete On Social Media?


Another instance when you should consider blocking someone is if they are a regular troll who never offers constructive criticism. Ultimately, it is up to you and your company to determine your protocol for hiding, deleting and blocking.

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

Convince & Convert

Her company Audience Audit provides strategic marketing support and audience segmentation research that helps organizations understand their customers better. True relevance grows from a deep understanding of what motivates your customers, and ensuring that every contact they have with your organization shows to what degree your company values their reasons for choosing you. According to Jamie Grove, the company’s Director of Evil Schemes and Nefarious Plans (i.e.

Realignment #3: Value Propositions Are Not About You


Without an outside-in perspective, you cannot discern the true market value of your assets and, hence, construct meaningful value propositions, beyond recitations of programs and products. Obviously the company invested a great deal of time to understand someone like me.

Coverage Questions !

The Marketing Blog

helps the company in its marketing communications efforts. When you write an email to me for example – Please address me by name ‘Daksh’ instead of Hey, ‘You got a cool blog’ Hey XXX(well I’ve seen some funny names really We’re a cool company and we think this might be useful for your product. Home About In the Media ATM Redefined A Pleasant Gift December 9, 2007.7:05 05 am Coverage Questions !

‘Tis the Season for Facebook Gifts Giving


Facebook ‘Gifts’ could Significantly Enhance the Company’s Earnings. The bottom line is that with a billion users and still growing, every revenue stream that Facebook can construct can add to the bottom line, potentially turning Facebook from a flop to a homerun stock.

Professional Project Management

The Realtime Report

With this in mind, we have put together a list of why it is essential that any work is supervised with good construction project management by a company that has experience in the field. Professional Project Management.

3 Benefits of ERP Real-time Reporting

The Realtime Report

Construction. These systems can help keep companies organized, even when off-site. Manufacturing can see huge benefits from a comprehensive ERP system that is well-matched to the company’s requirements. 3 Benefits of ERP Real-time Reporting. Drawing Upon a Centralized Database.

6 Ways Social Media Helps People

For instance, a company director whose LinkedIn profile shows he works with a horticultural firm would be automatically connected to a graduate with a diploma in agribusiness since their area of profession is similar.

Realignment #3: From Passive Knowledge to Collaborative Discovery


Picture a workplace in which you don’t have to labor to artificially construct programs and products on the themes that your board arbitrarily decided would be this year’s strategic priorities. CEMEX is an innovative global construction materials manufacturer in Mexico.

What Should I Do with Negative Reviews on My Facebook Page?

agora pulse

How you handle them defines your company culture and public perception. If the review is critical yet constructive, acknowledge the customer’s point of view and try to get to the bottom of the situation. Not all negative reviews you get will be constructive.

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Facebook Commenting Platform: Pros and Cons For Businesses

Dave Fleet

This carries over to the new plugin, meaning that a company’s Facebook Page can engage in conversations on third-party sites. On one hand, companies can significantly affect the tone and course of a discussion by participating in it and giving their side of things.

Tips for Marketing a Service Business

Statistics suggest that most service companies deal locally, so many marketing tactics should be aimed at a specific geographical location. Finding both local and online outlets to advertise your business is necessary to expand your company’s visibility to members of your target audience.

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The Ambient Conversations of Twitter

Direct Marketing Observations

The gist being that what we call our network on Twitter is very loosely constructed and defined. The rest of what is happening is the self promotion or the marketing of one’s self or company. Last week I wrote about the diminishing return of relationships on Twitter.

Why Is Social Media Important for My SaaS?

agora pulse

You can showcase your company’s culture or demonstrate your product’s worth. “At At its essence, a story isn’t really about your company. Your company is the construct, but the goal of the story is to create a connection with your customers.

Don’t Be Scared, Be Prepared: How to Manage a Social Media Crisis

Convince & Convert

Somebody sending a mean tweet or two about your company doesn’t constitute a crisis. When the volume of public outcry starts gaining speed like a boulder down a mountain before your company has a chance to gather its druthers, then its time to activate crisis mode.

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How to Choose a Marketing Agency


Choosing a marketing agency can be difficult but if you base your decision on basic marketing principles then you can find the right company for your brand. Your agency needs to have expertise in your industry because it needs to understand your company’s place in your market.

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4 Steps Nonprofits Can Take to Establish a Lasting Business Partnership


As an example, he suggests, “If you are trying to build a homeless shelter, look for construction companies, architects, etc.”. If you present it as a benefit, you’ll lose credibility with the prospective company.”.

How To Do Content Marketing Metrics Wrong

Convince & Convert

There is a kernel of truth to that notion in that companies must–at a minimum–satiate all customer inquiries and needs, across all buyer types, and all stages of the consideration and purchase funnel. Image via We’re officially out of the frying pan, and into the fire.

3 Mistakes Inexperienced Entrepreneurs Make And How to Avoid Them

The Realtime Report

Indeed, jumping into a new market without first doing the prerequisite research could spell doom for your company, even if you offer a quality product or service. Or for those in construction, pursuing heavy equipment financing might prove advantageous when taking on extra work.

Best practices for developing a social media policy

Six of these guidelines emerged as having the greatest importance in developing company social guidelines: 1. Train employees: Contributing personnel should be coached in company blogging, including legal issues, relevant topics, and basic content generation skills.

Top 5 Signs Your Business Should Not Be Using Social Media

Almost Savvy

A poorly constructed and executed social plan often leads to results more problematic than had the business done nothing at all. Did you calculate the ROI of the telephone or the company car before you invested in them? Beware the hidden dangers of social media.

4 Ways To Use Social Media to Promote a Good Cause

The Realtime Report

Giving to national charities and organizations are great ways to create a more philanthropic atmosphere at your company. In practice, there’s not much difference in constructing a vibrant social media campaign for a business as opposed to a charitable organization.

Social Media Crisis Management for B2B


A social media risk strategy should be created and in place well before your company experiences any sort of crisis that may affect its relationships with its industry partners and contracts. Murphy’s Law states that anything that can go wrong will go wrong.

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