How Stockholm Transport Improved Its Brand Image Through Facebook

Mindjumpers

Tweet Stockholm public transport created a unique campaign at Stockholm Pride Parade to improve the image of public transport in Stockholm. Get people thinking about public transport in a positive way. Solution: Made public transport a part of the local event.

Talking About Transportation with Providers

Ari Herzog

Representing organizations I invited to attend a transportation roundtable yesterday morning, 16 stakeholders arrived and actively participated in a candid discussion about how to improve transportation services for city residents and commuters: Harold Congdon, Port Taxi. Campaigning in support of smart transportation last fall, yesterday’s meeting was history in the making. Talking About Transportation with Providers is a blog post from: City Councilor Ari Herzog.

How 5 Top Companies Celebrated National Dog Day

Convince & Convert

Over ten years later, the occasion has become increasingly popular on social media, with companies sharing a range of adorable photos, contests, information about charitable partnerships, and dog-friendly offices. So, which companies put their best paw forward?

Segway Company Owner Dead — That’s Funny S !

Socialized

In a show of incredibly bad taste, Jalopnik reports today that "Jimi Heseldan, the 62-year-old owner of the Segway Company, died yesterday when he accidentally drove one of the sucky two-wheeled gyroscope-controlled "future" transports off a cliff and into a river."

Who speaks for your company?

Jeff Esposito

When you think about the voice that comes out of a company or organization, what do you envision? For me it’s folks like the late Steve Jobs at Apple, New England Patriots Head Coach Bill Belichick or Jim Koch of the Boston Beer Company.

Six Links Worthy Of Your Attention #404

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It's been encouraging: For example, with Minister Marc Garneau , an astronaut, in charge of transportation, the department is really trying to understand emerging tech and ready itself for change. Netflix Created a Clean, Custom Font That Could Save the Company Millions - AdWeek.

Facebook's Big Trouble With Big Data And More On This Week's CTRL ALT Delete Segment On CHOM 97.7 FM

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Using personal profile data, analytics, predictive software and algorithms, the company, Cambridge Analytica , with investment from hedge fund billionaire, Robert Mercer , along with leadership/advisor Steve Bannon (from Breitbart and Donald Trump 's election team) allegedly used our personal information (without explicit authorization) in 2014 to build a database that could target personalized political advertisements down to specific individuals. transportation.

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We Are Going To Shove Augmented And Virtual Reality Down Your Collective Throats

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With that, the Financial Times reported last year that Apple already has hundreds of people working on this area of technology, and the company continues to acquire both small and large-ish companies with this specialty. Google has Tango and Cardboard (plus investments in companies like Magic Leap ). Companies like Samsung , Sony and many others have their own plays. transportation. It's happening. It's going to happen. Brands, be prepared.

We Are Going To Shove Augmented And Virtual Reality Down Your Collective Throats

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With that, the Financial Times reported last year that Apple already has hundreds of people working on this area of technology, and the company continues to acquire both small and large-ish companies with this specialty. Google has Tango and Cardboard (plus investments in companies like Magic Leap ). Companies like Samsung , Sony and many others have their own plays. transportation. It's happening. It's going to happen. Brands, be prepared.

Open Government Directive Workshop Results in More Questions Than.

Social Media Strategery

Yesterday, I, along with 250 other people representing three dozen agencies, contractors, and non-profits, attended the second Open Government Directive workshop held at the Department of Transportation. Home About Me Speaking Legal-ese My Team Gov 2.0

Remember Your First Times With Virgin’s New App

Mindjumpers

Tweet Today Virgin group of companies kicks off its social marathon –a global group wide celebration of the power of social media. This is the first time of all Virgin companies around the world have come together on one day to take part in a global social event.

Yammer asks: What's Happening at Your Company?

Bare Feet Studios

Home About What We Do PayPal Speaker Contact Subscribe Press / PR Bare Feet Network Internet Literacy for Business: Blogging, Podcasting, Online Video & Social Media Howto, Consulting, Training & Public Speaking Home > News , Productivity , Social Media , Tech Tools > Yammer asks: What’s Happening at Your Company? Yammer asks: What’s Happening at Your Company? Basically, as most people have pointed out in the TechCrunch comments , Yammer is Twitter for companies.

9 Data-Driven Blog Writing Tips

Writtent Blog

Transport Your Readers. In other words, it transported you out of your day-to-day life, into a fantasy land. Turns out, this concept of transport is closely tied to persuasion , and yes, more sales. Company News

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So You Want to Bring Social Media to Your Organization?

Social Media Strategery

Development Social Media Bringing Social Media to Your Organization – a Playbook Mon, Oct 20, 2008 Best Of , Best Practices , Social Media I’m giving a presentation, “New Media to Reach New Markets&# at the California Association for Coordinated Transportation’s (CalACT) Annual Conference & Expo on November 6 out in Monterey, CA. I’ll be giving a presentation followed by a panel discussion on how social media is changing public transportation.

Social Interview: An Innovative Recruitment Campaign

Mindjumpers

It’s also great to see companies embrace it in such an open way as this. To find the right candidate who matched their company’s requirements, they launched an app which asks their friends to leave answers to a set of questions posted on their Facebook Wall or Timeline. Tweet.

The New Marseille: From Peering Point to International Content Hub

The Realtime Report

As the largest port city in France, Marseille is easy to picture as a transportation hub. The New Marseille: From Peering Point to International Content Hub. By Fabrice Coquio.

How Small Organizations Can Put the Environment First

SocialFish

Choose to do business with other companies who have adopted green practices as well. By doing so, you’re strengthening their sustainable efforts while sending a strong message to companies still using outdated wasteful practices.

Where Social Media and Reality TV Collide

Convince & Convert

kirishred Tweet This Branding a Marketplace uShip , for those who don’t know, is a C2C marketplace where customers can ship “the enormous and the eccentric” by finding transporters. Tweetable Moments Experiment, analyze, adjust.

5 Creative Ways Big Brands Are Using Twitter

Likeable

A recent campaign the brand is running is #TheRideToVote, where Lyft identified lack of transportation as a reason why over 15 million people couldn’t vote. Twitter also serves just as well for B2B companies.

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How to Become A Travel Agent from Home

SocialFish

In addition, you must become affiliated with a bigger company to do the job properly, but I think I am getting ahead of myself here. You could invest in some shuttle buses or safari trucks for transporting your clients to and from their destinations.

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How Small Organizations Can Put the Environment First

SocialFish

Choose to do business with other companies who have adopted green practices as well. By doing so, you’re strengthening their sustainable efforts while sending a strong message to companies still using outdated wasteful practices.

Hotel Marketing Tips You Simply Can’t Ignore

The Realtime Report

By promoting your hotel and it’s services and all it has to offer to travel companies, booking agencies, transportation services, excursion and adventure business, you’re more likely to find that you’re ability to reach even more potential customers has been increased.

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How Small Organizations Can Put the Environment First

SocialFish

Choose to do business with other companies who have adopted green practices as well. By doing so, you’re strengthening their sustainable efforts while sending a strong message to companies still using outdated wasteful practices. Pledge to use renewable energy at your place of business and commit to doing businesses with other companies who are doing the same. Also look for companies committed to sustainable manufacturing.

A Quick Guide to Creating a Great B2B Website in 2015

SocialFish

B2B companies should consider the following five tips when designing their websites for success in 2015: Design with Responsiveness in Mind. They’re a transportation company that sometimes has individual customers renting or buying a bus.

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3 Benefits of ERP Real-time Reporting

The Realtime Report

These systems can help keep companies organized, even when off-site. Construction companies that utilize RFID chips to track materials and link them with their associated projects can ensure needed materials are both in possession and at their appropriate locations or job sites ahead of time.

Executive Overview of Social Media for the C's

Bare Feet Studios

In today’s case, the team member who has been implementing the social web assets was also present, adding very relevant information that I did not have regarding the company’s current status.

Skittles: Having the Blues Can Cause Huge Facebook Fan Involvement

Mindjumpers

The company decided to produce and launch the new colour and with the help of Facebook as the main campaign hub to create attention and buzz around it. Tweet The Cannes Lions festival is at its highest these days with the last award winners being announced tomorrow, Saturday, June 23 rd.

How Small Businesses Could Leverage the Digital Newsroom Idea

Proactive Report

A concrete cutting company could post about work they’ve done on interesting buildings or structures. 500 companies: Fuhu: They produce a durable tablet for kids. The concept of Digital Newsrooms is catching on.

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.

7 Ways To Use VR At Your Next Team Building Event

agora pulse

At the forefront of this innovative new approach are companies that specialise in both the design of the programs and the cost-effective rental of them along with all the necessary equipment to make them work.

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Top 20 Tech Sites That SocialFish Follows

SocialFish

This tech website provides the most relevant information from the latest apps to the latest tech news from recognized companies happening worldwide. Mashable is also a blogging site and covers from recognizable tech companies to a small tech startup.

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Managing Social Media Campaigns

SocialFish

One of the reasons most companies are adopting social media marketing is that over 60% of people who use social networks admit that they will engage positively with a brand and its products after recommendations from friends on social networks.

Laws to Stop Customers and Voters from Doing #SocialMedia Activism Campaigns #TPP

Laurel Papworth

Nsw Voters Make Transport an Election Priority.original. “Also, communities across NSW and the ACT came out in force to chalk up a message to politicians about tackling road and transport priori ties that mattered to them.”. Losing our communication rights.

You Will Never Be This Honest In Your Marketing

Convince & Convert

Authenticity and humanity shock customers and potential customers into wanting to do business with you, because they have been conditioned to believe that nearly all companies are either lying or hiding something. Or Uber is the Slack of transportation. Image via BigStockPhoto.com.

B2B Marketers Are Humans, Too

Convince & Convert

The brand wasn’t targeting consumers, but transport companies. In their haste to produce marketing messages that demonstrate the value of their products and services, many companies default to the text-heavy, jargon-loaded, spec-focused content they relied on in the analog days.

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How Ford’s Instagram Campaign Encourages Fans to Drive Safely

Convince & Convert

A photo posted by Ford Motor Company (@ford) on Oct 22, 2015 at 4:20pm PDT. A photo posted by Ford Motor Company (@ford) on Oct 7, 2015 at 8:08am PDT. A photo posted by Ford Motor Company (@ford) on Nov 13, 2015 at 1:06pm PST.

techzulu Interview with Rox and Shane

Bare Feet Studios

TechZulu “provide(s) interviews from CEO’s for startup companies, Tech Stars of Web 2.0 to spotting Under the Radar companies.

Using Social Media to Promote Your Event: Step 1

Bare Feet Studios

I’ll be using our company blog to share the behind-the-scenes planning process.

5 Clever Uses of LinkedIn for Unique Customer Experiences

Convince & Convert

While many companies are turning to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat, don’t discount what’s possible on LinkedIn. Take inspiration from these five companies that have gone beyond content and company pages to craft unique experiences for their customers.

The Right Way to Use Social Media for Influence Marketing

Convince & Convert

As the CEO, he now consults with at least 5,000 different companies on social media strategy and development , as well as being a keynote speaker and constant resource quoted in publications all over the world. It’s All in the Long Game.

Land Rover Teams Up With British Author to Launch Experiential Novel on Tumblr

Convince & Convert

Instead of serving as the protagonist, the vehicle is more of a supporting character, transporting the character of Alec Dunbar to his final destination.

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Top 20 Tech Sites That SocialFish Follows

SocialFish

This tech website provides the most relevant information from the latest apps to the latest tech news from recognized companies happening worldwide. Apart from technological news, Wired covers from recognized tech giants to small startups in relation to culture, business, gear, ideas, science, security, and transportation. Mashable is also a blogging site and covers from recognizable tech companies to a small tech startup.

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Realignment #5: From Products to Solutions

SocialFish

Amazon transformed the industry, yet CEMEX, a construction materials company in Mexico, improved customer experience by simply going beyond the sale itself to construct state-of-the-art bags that facilitated the transportation of purchased materials.