Monday Roundup: PRSA 2015 International Conference

Waxing UnLyrical

I’m here for the 2015 PRSA International Conference where there’s absolutely no shortage of awesome speakers this year. What do you hope to learn at the PRSA 2015 International Conference? Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn Monday Roundup: PRSA 2015 International Conference.

HR Reinvention: A Strategic + Interactive Conference for HR Leaders


Guess where Jamie Notter and I will be on May 22? In Omaha for HR Reinvention. HR REINVENTION: WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT. Human Resources is at a crossroads. HR can no longer sit on the sidelines, watching others play the game. Time for change is upon us.

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7 Valuable Lessons Bloggers Can Learn from Construction Workers


Did you know there are similarities between blogging and construction work? I also took notes about how the construction lessons I was learning applied to blogging. This post is a collection of those notes and reveals valuable lessons that bloggers can learn from construction workers to become better bloggers. Construction workers aren’t typically reading types. On a construction site, tools are a worker’s best friend.

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Survey: Blogging within the architecture, design and construction.

Gemma Went

Some of the results were presented by Gemma Went at the Emap Construction Marketing Pre-Conference Training Day in February 2010, but we did promise we’d publish the full results of the survey. 17% of those were in construction, 23% design and 34% architecture.

Strata: Mixing the Social Data Cocktail

Chris Moody, CEO of Gnip talked about exploring social data and the real-world use cases for some of that data at the Strata Conference. ConferencesEveryone knows you can learn a lot by trawling data coming from social media services like Twitter, Facebook and Flickr.

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Awesome Association Marcomm Jobs – Week of July 24


Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board ! We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , and digital. .

Digital Literacy, Pragmatism and the Social Construction of Reality at

Buzz Marketing for Technology

SHP Conference 2008. Digital Literacy, Pragmatism and the Social Construction of Reality. Pragmatism , reality , Research , social construct , society , thesis , William James. It is a social construct that has gained some momentum by its explanatory power in the face of technological change that has left some bewildered by the abilities of one generation with respect to another. Digital Literacy, Pragmatism and the Social Construction of Reality.

Connecting 2 the World: Is constructing knowledge based on analysis a work literacy skill?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Is constructing knowledge based on analysis a work literacy skill? I have been reading "Constructing Grounded Theory" by Kathy Charmaz for my dissertation. The idea came to me, as I was reading, that I could use the framework presented in the book to help develop analytical skills in my students and to help them to learn to construct knowledge from data by: learning how to collect relevant data. Is constructing knowledge based on analysis a work.

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. From the new book: The Demand Perspective: Leading From the Outside.

Calling all bloggers! « The Cube

Gemma Went

05/01/2010 tags: architecture , blogging , construction , construction marketing pre conference training day , Social Media , survey by Gemma Went I’m giving a talk in Feb at the Emap Construction Marketing Pre-Conference Training Day on the value of blogging in the architecture/construction sector, click here for more. Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Calling all bloggers!

Social Media Tools and Resources for Social Learning


This past week I, together with my friend Shari Rager from American Medical Writers Association, did a session at Tagoras’s Learning*Technology*Design conference on designing for social learning.

Merging offline and online : two events we're speaking at

Gemma Went

The first is EMAP’s Construction Marketing. This is a two day event, the first is a workshop and the second is the conference. Skip to content The Cube Home About us Speaking/Training Contact us Pitch us Subscribe Merging offline and online : two events we’re speaking at 20/01/2010 by Gemma Went There are two industry events coming up next month that I’m involved in.

Facebook’s New Timeline Could be a Boon for Brand Marketing


It’s a complete design overhaul that constructs a visual history of everything you’ve ever done. Facebook rolled out Timeline this week, and brands are eager to take advantage of the new feature.

Google Wave: Thoughts after an hour of testing

Freelance Social Media

Right now “settings&# is under construction, so I wasn’t allowed to add extensions. But to see demos of a few, check out [link] One of the featured extensions on that link is conference calling within the wave.

“I Don’t Know What an API Is, and at This Point I’m Too Afraid to Ask”

Simply Measured

Three times from a guru at a conference? Much like humans use language as a construct to help us categorize, reason about, and make sense of the world around us, so, too, do complex sets of data. Working in an industry that is even remotely technical means acronyms. A lot of them.

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A Key to Building a Sustainable Online Personal Brand


The Power of Being Constructive. The most obvious trait to me is that the above group of people are a very ‘constructive’ group of individuals. The books and blogs that they’ve written have been positive and full of constructive advice.

Change the Tone of your Conversation with your Members/Customers


To gauge how deep your understanding of members is and what gaps you must fill, we constructed a diagram that lays out the layers of factors and experiences that define a member as a whole person in concentric circles–with #1 representing the outer circle.

A Tale of Two Communities Part II –


The end result of this community – The most amazing conference I have ever attended. If you watch it, keep this in mind – I had never met any of these people in real life prior to going to this conference.

What You Need to Know About Cornerstone Content


The story says that the freemasons, upon their post-construction celebration, forgot just where they placed the cornerstone. Clark says : “A cornerstone is something that is basic, essential, indispensable, and the chief foundation upon which something is constructed or developed.

Beyond The Ink Smudge To Digital Relevancy

Diva Marketing Blog

Diane Everson , publisher of The Edgerton Reporter in Edgerton, WI wasn’t the only one whose newspaper spanned generations at the 2014 Inland Press Mobile and Social Solutions Conference last month. Always in motion is the future”– Yoda . She was the daughter.

Ten “Boring” PR Skills You Need to Have

Social Media Strategery

Do you know how to give honest, constructive feedback to a colleague? I'm talking about knowing how to manage your work so that you're able to take an early weekend because you know you've scheduled your conference calls for while you're on the road.

Thank you #ASAE11


I just have a few simple things I want to say here, and I’m thrilled by all the great recap blog posts coming out of the conference that do a great job of showcasing the specifics of the meeting. So I spent a lot of time just pondering things, during this conference.

What Kind of Online Community Do You Have Behind Your Firewall?

Social Media Strategery

Despite the newsletter articles, blog posts, press releases, and conference presentations, many "communities" are nothing more than a new version of the same old Intranet, only with shinier tools. Balanced, professional discussion containing constructive criticism, ideas, and empathy.

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Research-Driven Ideas for Social Data


Attending the European Conference of Information Systems in Tel Aviv last week, I was happy to find that areas such as data visualization, predictive analytics, social CRM and ROI etc found their way into the conference.

Is a Great Blog in the Eyes of the Beholder?


With so much to accomplish, how can you construct a blog that matters? The Ultimate Guide to 160+ Business and Digital Marketing Conferences in 2016.

Where Great Content Comes From

Twist Image

Last week, I was lucky enough to have attended the TED conference. After talking about her new book, recent travels and the fame of being famous because of TED, the host asked her about the construct of poetry, her levels of concentration and the effort it takes to create a poem. ted conference. This could get gross. You have been warned. I''ve been going to this event since 2009.

5 Tips for Great Content Curation

Concise,succinct and constructive. Join Mashable for Our Biggest Conference of the Year. Top Stories Photo & Video Galleries Top Lists Trending Topics Twitter YouTube Facebook iPhone Google Video More Topics. People Recommended Mashable Staff More people.

From Shared Databases to Communities of Practice: A Taxonomy of Collaboratories

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The overall goals of the SOC project were to: 1) perform a comparative analysis of collaboratory projects, 2) develop theory about this new organizational form, and 3) offer practical advice to collaboratory participants and to funding agencies about how to design and construct successful collaboratories. Remote access facilities have also been constructed at the University of California, Santa Cruz; the University of California, San Diego; and the California Institute of Technology.

What does the ‘Pro’ in ProBlogger Stand for?


This has all rubbed off on me and the way that I blog and I’m a big believer in spending 99% of my time doing things that are constructive and positive rather than focusing upon negativity, controversy, or picking out the fault in others.

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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.

An Extensive Guide To Web Form Usability

From what I have seen in conferences where Amazon engineers gave talks, they seriously test *everything* on their UX/UI. Magazine. Network. Job Board. Smashing Directory. Coding. UXDesign. Wordpress. Designinformer. Facebook. Twitter. Newsletter. All categories. Coding. Design. Graphics.

3 Strategies to Make Big Content Work for Your Brand

Convince & Convert

Original research is essential to success here– you absolutely need to give publishers something new , something they can construct a story around. We call these ‘Ripples’ and they include invitations to guest blog, speak at conferences, new friendships with prospects and influencers.

What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

While today it may be about the social tools we use to spread our message, tomorrow it will be about the platforms utilized to engage in constructive and effective conversations.

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What the Future Holds for B2B Social Media Marketing

While today it may be about the social tools we use to spread our message, tomorrow it will be about the platforms utilized to engage in constructive and effective conversations.

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The Ultimate Guide to Leaving Comments On Blogs


Disagree – you may not want to do this on every comment you leave but courteously disagreeing and then adding constructive reasons why can make a good impression. If you disagree, be constructive.

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Gov 2.0 – We Need to Get Past the Honeymoon Stage of Our Relationship

Social Media Strategery

I really like going to conferences like this and next week’s Web 2.0 The people I meet, the presentations I hear, and the conversations that I have while at these conferences help me get a more realistic view of what’s going on with the Gov 2.0

The Bamboo Project Blog

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Last week I liveblogging several conference sessions at Brandon Hall. Sending one person to a conference can potentially educate your entire organization. You can download Social Media Game Cards here from the conference workshop page. The Bamboo Project Blog.

Overblog – How to Make the Most of Social Media

Bill Hartzer

As of this writing, the stats section, and earnings page of this website are still under construction. The live video streaming feature would be perfect for those that wish to do a live report on a trade show, or business conference.

Gin, Television, and Social Surplus - Here Comes Everybody

Buzz Marketing for Technology

conference, April 23, 2008.). So I tell her all this stuff, and I think, "Okay, were going to have a conversation about authority or social construction or whatever." Here Comes Everybody. A book about organizing without organizations. Buy the book. March 2008, US and UK). Gin, Television, and Social Surplus. By Clay Shirky on April 26, 2008 10:48 AM. Permalink. Comments (0). TrackBacks (0). This is a lightly edited transcription of a speech I gave at the Web 2.0

Communicating Through Change

Waxing UnLyrical

Treat every introduction, meeting and conference call as a chance to really listen, observe and learn. Instead, be willing to share your ideas and constructively workshop and refine them with others. Change is a-coming.