4 Technology Conferences to Create Your Traveling Schedule for 2013
JANUARY 11, 2013
Whether your interest is in the world of gadgets, or strictly corporate technology, the many upcoming tech conferences give each of us the opportunity to be better at everything that we do for both work and play. Grab New York Tourist Pass to make the most of your NYC travel experience!
The New Business Traveler
SEPTEMBER 27, 2011
While it's nice to think that Skype , WebEx or Facetime removes the need for business travel, nothing could be further from the truth. Granted, if all you're having is a status meeting, those can easily be replaced by technology, but whether it's a conference, presentation or pitch, no business professional will argue that there is tremendous value in pressing the flesh. The thing is, that technology can now enhance the business travel experience. Great travel apps.
20 Must-Attend Social Media Conferences in 2017
MARCH 9, 2017
Social media conferences are the secret to all that. These conferences, ranging from one day to a week, promise talks from top social media experts, workshops on the latest social media strategies , networking opportunities with fellow marketers, and more. Social Fresh Conference (TBA).
Conference Season: Learning for More than Members
MAY 7, 2012
Spring conference season is upon us. A few years ago, I was asked to represent the PR agency I worked for at a conference reception to recognize the agency and our client partners for our work on a major campaign. People are busy at conferences.
How a Conference Creates Social Buzz
MAY 13, 2011
On Monday I am leaving for London for the conference Future of Web Design and I have already been impressed by the way they make use of digital media. Three weeks ago I received their newsletter in which the conference informed us about the Future Of Web Design application called FOWD.
Win A Ticket To The Art Of Marketing Conference
FEBRUARY 18, 2011
Then the latest Art of Marketing conference in Toronto is for you. For a chance to win a ticket to the Art of Marketing conference, leave a comment recommending a book you’ve read recently. Note: the conference is in Toronto.
The Airbnb Story
MARCH 25, 2016
Prior to this past year's TED conference, I had not heard the Airbnb story, as told by one of its founders. Airbnb is changing the way that the world travels, and the way in which people connect. ted conference. travel. travelling. Most people know Airbnb as the disruptive hospitality business that is valued at $24 billion. Sometimes, the number, size and speed to market of these startups can blind us to the people who are building them.
The Spin Sucks Inquisition: Karen Wilson
JUNE 5, 2015
By Gini Dietrich Four scores and 20 year ago, I met one Karen Wilson in Ottawa at the Social Capital Conference , where I was a speaker. FollowFriday follow Social Media daring greatly inquisition quickstart autism socap conference Social Capital Conference
The Productive Online Business Toolbox: My Must-Have Tools
Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg
MARCH 22, 2011
For example, I have a few phone numbers stored in Texter; instead of worrying about both my free conference number AND my PIN number, I can type “freeconf and it will be immediately output to screen.
Gearing Up For Social Slam 2013
MARCH 13, 2013
Like many of my peers, speaking at industry events and conferences is a growing part of my business. That means typically I get paid for my time, so it is rare for me to pay my own expenses to travel out of my local area for a speaking gig.
How Conference Calling Helps Your Business
NOVEMBER 15, 2010
Conference calling can be beneficial to your business instead of a face to face meeting for several reasons. Conference calling reduces the need for employees or clients to travel to meetings, resulting in savings in money and time for them and your business. Photo Credit: Skype.
Virtual Conferences: Advantages That You Should Know
OCTOBER 3, 2012
If you are thinking about going virtual with your next conference, take the time to understand the advantages, and how it can empower your membership engagement strategy. You just need an internet connection, and you have the flexibility to access the conference from anywhere you choose.
5 Luxurious Technology Events for this Autumn
SEPTEMBER 4, 2013
Enjoy cocktails, good conversation and plenty of networking opportunities with others in the field at Lean Kanban Conference that will be held in Paris this October. Where and When: Enjoy the conference in the exciting city of Las Vegas from September 30 – October 4, 2013.
Top Takeaways for Bloggers from the International Food Blogger Conference 2015
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
Each year, the International Food Blogger Conference brings together USA-based and foreign food bloggers under the same roof. As a participant myself in this year’s conference held in Seattle, I share the highlights: FOOD –the center of all activities.
Blogging in Brief: Ebooks, Print Books, Conferences and More
JANUARY 24, 2013
Congratulations to Matt Kepnes, who’s released a print book through Penguin: How to Travel the World on $50 a Day. Conference planning 2013. But we’re not the only ones to have released conference details recently. Aussie food blogging conference Eat.
AUGUST 4, 2014
This weekend I attended the Writer’s Digest Annual Conference in New York City. If I attended the conference as a know it all writer who had published four books, then I would have denied myself a great experience. Travel to a different country and study a different culture.
Blitz Your Next Blogger’s Conference: The Ultimate Guide to Getting More Bang for Your Buck
JANUARY 3, 2013
Blogger conferences are a great way to find out more about how to become a better blogger. But blogger conference tickets aren’t cheap—these events can be quite costly to attend. The ticket price for good blogger conferences start from around $100 and go up to about $300 of more for the larger events. If you are going to spend that much money to attend a conference, you’d best get your money’s worth. Pre-conference preparation. After the conference.
4 Ways To Lead With Authenticity In Uncertain Times
FEBRUARY 3, 2017
Professionals will spends thousands of dollars each year to attend conferences where these specific topics are covered. With over 2000 employees in over 20 countries and under the WPP banner, I still get to travel the world and present on stage to businesses (small, medium, large, b2b and b2c). conferences. There is something that all great leaders do. There is something that all great leaders do that we can all learn from.
Can Leaderless Organizations Win?
NOVEMBER 1, 2011
Is there a travel sponsor with a rebate on nearby hotels for those attending from out of town? Those questions are driven by a traditional conference mindset. conference. Whether it's the Arab Spring , the Tea Party movement or Occupy Wall Street , what is it about leaderless organizations that makes it all seem so strange to us?
New Media Artist-in-Residence Program for Lanai
Bare Feet Studios
FEBRUARY 10, 2011
I’ve been meaning to write more about the innovative travel blogger program I am doing with the L?na?i I started the conversation here with some advice for travel destinations. Six of the seven are currently in the top 100 Travel Bloggers.
Cool Social Tools: BigMarker
JUNE 24, 2014
Don’t have time to travel to headquarters half way across the country? BigMarker is a Chicago based, online webinar and video conference system. They can also host video conferences for organizations, company meetings and general online conferences.
F8 2017 Recap: 10 Major Announcements Every Marketer Should Know
APRIL 20, 2017
Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook F8 conference 2017. Facebook’s F8 conference was once again filled with incredibly exciting announcements. Augmented reality (AR) could be seen as the main theme of this year’s conference.
Keeping Social Media Fresh With Jason Keath - This Week's Six Pixels Of Separation Podcast
AUGUST 21, 2016
I was supposed to be one of the main speakers at his incredible Social Fresh conference (which took place over this weekend in Orlando, Florida). I had a sudden and scary medical issue come up that precluded me from travel, and I had to cancel on him (and another event, out in Los Angeles). Jason works hard as the founder and CEO of Social Fresh Conference. social fresh conference.
Newsflash: PR is Not Easy, Cheap or Quick
AUGUST 16, 2011
For context, the following excerpt reflects a discussion on the media relations surrounding a new environmental conference, four days ahead of the first day of the conference (emphasis in the excerpt is mine): “What’s the time-line of the campaign?. Tweet.
8 Must-Have Apps for Your Mobile/Social Business
JANUARY 1, 2013
I travel with an iPad and an iPhone as my mobile office, and it’s made it a whole lot easier to stay on top of my business, my teram and my clients. I travel a lot. Doing business in 2013 is going to be a whole lot easier if you can take your business with you on the road.
Hot Association Jobs This Week – April 19
APRIL 19, 2017
Fulbright Scholars travel to 165 countries to teach, research, and engage in ways that promote peace and understanding. The incumbent also manages NAFSA’s Career Center aimed at providing job posting services and a career development and mentoring program at the NAFSA annual conference.
The New Rules of Social Marketing and PR
Convince & Convert
NOVEMBER 24, 2015
He currently travels the world acting as an adviser to emerging transformative companies and speaking at conferences, expos, meetings, and just about anywhere with a podium. It’s All About Now, Now, Now.
Social Media Conference: What to Look For In a Social Media Keynote Speaker
JANUARY 9, 2014
Initially, there seemed to be a demarcation between a speaker in a social media conference and other social media meetings. A good keynote speaker at any social media conference needs to be familiar with most of the events that are affecting the industry.
8 Favorite Memories From My 8 Years At Firebelly
JUNE 23, 2015
This was my first time traveling to speak at a conference. LinkedIn recently reminded me that it’s my eight year work anniversary with Firebelly.
Cam Conversation: Business Travel to Hawaii, NextLevelHI, Facebook.
Bare Feet Studios
MAY 6, 2010
We’d love to host more conferences here and it’s vital we know what it takes on your side of the pond to get here! What a wonderful conference!
Is Your Online Community Changing with the Times?
JANUARY 4, 2016
The days of traveling along the volunteer “ladder” for a period of 15 years in order to get to the Board are disappearing. This post originally appeared on the Higher Logic blog , where I’m posting an ongoing series related to Millennials and online community.
It’s Our Birthday!
SEPTEMBER 15, 2015
And we wrote content from conferences. Related Stories Pitching Secrets of the New Media Relations Superstars PRSA International Conference (#PRSAICON) Takeaways Six Simple Public Relations Efforts that Take Less than 10 Minutes. By Gini Dietrich.
How Social PR Disrupts the Status Quo
NOVEMBER 11, 2015
I’ve just returned from the PRSA annual conference in Atlanta (it was awesome!). Given that this is one of the industry’s biggest conferences of the year, you’d think people would be more prepared for it, right? By Shonali Burke.
Top 5 Social Media Apps that All Marketers Need
DECEMBER 15, 2016
When traveling internationally, WhatsApp is a lifesaver for keeping in touch with those back home. It’s also a great way to connect with team members while at conferences. We live in an increasingly-mobile world.
On Twitter, Social Listening and Southern Hospitality
SEPTEMBER 17, 2012
I just got back from a trip to Atlanta where I did some training on social media with a group of fortune 50 corporate travel partners for a major banking institution.
Hot Association Jobs: November 10
NOVEMBER 10, 2016
Position entails working heavily with volunteers – magazine authors, webinar presenters, and conference presenters. Position is a work-from-home position, however the ability to travel to Alexandria for the first month for training and bi-weekly thereafter for team meetings is required.
Business Lessons Learned From a Speaking Gig Gone Bad
JUNE 14, 2013
And as far as I can tell, it disappeared when the organizers were having so much trouble with the many moving parts of the conference, that they decided to remove said moving parts that weren’t important enough.
Would you join a Community Manager Association?
NOVEMBER 30, 2015
Maggie McGary posits the question on her blog [my bold]: How many associations pay not only ASAE dues, but also registration and travel for multiple staff to attend one or more ASAE conferences a year–easily more than $1,500 a year per person?
Tech and sanity – You can have both!
OCTOBER 21, 2014
I take conference calls on the treadmill, in a hotel lobby, at a conference or sometimes on my horse. Skype -Video, conference calls and texting world wide.
It’s Time to Take Facebook Seriously for Location Marketing
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
When you use Facebook to ask about a place to visit (which can happen often when you’re traveling), you can organize your friends’ recommendations in one place. Facebook really jumped into the on-demand world with its launch of chat bots for Messenger at the F8 conference this year. What’s your location marketing strategy for Facebook? How often do you update your pages? For many businesses, the answers are, “I don’t have one,” and, “Whenever we can.”.