Social Selling Education 101

Koka Sexton

My advice is keep sending them educational materials, then drop in something on your company, and they will click on it. They made use of the LinkedIn Sales Navigator, aided by an educational curriculum, to try and positively impact the sales of their financial products.

Social Media in Higher Education

Pamorama

There’s an ongoing debate about the role social media should play in K-12 education. For higher education, the story is different. As a result, schools have been especially slow to adopt social technologies.

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How Social Media is Changing the Education Industry [infographic]

Mindjumpers

And now, we also begin to see how the education industry is joining the game. This is stated on the blog of Penn Olson , where I also found the infographic showing how social media is changing the education industry.

YouTube - Education Today and Tomorrow

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Education Today and Tomorrow. Its almost as if we are moving forward in time but at the same time remaining frozen where education and advancement is concerned. I believe nothing will change until higher education is more affordable & our educators are better compensated (as they should be!). Ive been out of the education system for a long time now so maybe Im off the mark with this. Math Education: An Inconvenient Truth. Light an Educational Fire.

How To Get Engagement in Your Online Education

SocialFish

Rich Finstein interviews Kathi Edwards , a consultant on our CommPartners team, about her take on social learning and online education – and how important these are for getting the engagement everyone is looking for. What trends are you seeing in live online education?

How the Internet is Revolutionizing Education

SocialFish

By the Education Database Online. This is an oldie but a goodie – from June 2011. I would love to see how these numbers have grown in the last almost-year. Click on the infographic to enlarge. Via: OnlineEducation.net. Social Learning

5 Educational and Inspiring Social Media Diagrams

Mindjumpers

Tweet At HubSpot , they have collected 22 educational social media diagrams – and I think some of them are very useful, when wanting to gain an easy insight into social media.

How Social Media Blurs the Black and White in Education

Waxing UnLyrical

Defining appropriate relationships within education used to be simple. High school educator, reformer, and a recovering perfectionist, Starr Sackstein leads by example both in the classroom and on the Internet. How Social Media Blurs the Black and White in Education.

The Internet, Social Media and the Democratization of Education

SocialFish

This is a guest post by Zach Buckley, a recent college graduate who is interested in the intersection of technology, education and online learning. The Internet as a Leveler for Education. In fact, Sir Ken Robinson argues that we need to completely redefine the way we view education.

Best Upsell is Education #Dropbox #marketing

Laurel Papworth

I think if you want to upsell me you have to educate me. Product education not just a sales reminder. Ok ok, back on topic: use your educational, FAQ, help, support whatevs files to do marketing. I’m just writing a (quick) post cos I find this stuff confusing.

5 Brands Successfully Using Education to Engage

Convince & Convert

Here are five brands that do an exceptional job of educating their audience, which then drives purchase. So Why Aren’t More Businesses Educating? What are your favorite examples of businesses using education to engage?

Infographic: How Educators Can Use Pinterest

Firebelly

The infographic below demonstrates how people in the education field can utilize the visual bulletin board platform. Pinterest allows educators to conveniently organize ideas, share information, be a resource for their students and so much more. Pinterest has gone to the classroom.

Is your online education ready for Generation Flux?

SocialFish

————– Since the announcement by Harvard and MIT about the launch of their joint online education venture, edX , I’ve seen several articles and opinion pieces about MOOC – massive open online courses. They’ll take charge of their own education.

Laureate Education Sues Domain Name Proxy Service for Trademark Infringement

Bill Hartzer

Laureate Education, Inc. address is in Louisiana, therefore Laureate Education decided that it was appropriate to file there. This website advertises that it is a definitive guide to online education in the [Persian] Gulf. is suing Domain Name Proxy Service, Inc.

The Innovative Educator: 5 Things You Can Do to Begin Developing Your Personal Learning Network

Buzz Marketing for Technology

The Innovative Educator. Sharing ideas about educating innovatively. I recommend Innovative Educators new to PLNs begin as a PLN consumer (1.0 for educators using Web 2.0 I am also a member of Linked In but havent found much value in that as an educator.

Reimagining education in the digital age

SocialFish

Technology and the future of education, learning, knowledge and universities (futurist speaker Gerd Leonhard) from Futurist Gerd Leonhard. ReimaginED: The Future of K12 Education from David Havens. From TED talk playlists to government speeches, everyone agrees: education is changing.

Can Greater Social Connections Improve Higher Education?

Social Media Strategery

That’s why when I saw that the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation recently invested $2 million in a Facebook app to improve post-secondary education, I knew that I had to find out more about this app and how it might help further the SMCEDU mission.

How has the Internet Changed Higher Education? [Infographic]

Firebelly

The Internet has changed the way we buy things, communicate, and do research, but now more than ever it is changing higher education. While we discussed many different ideas and challenges the university faces,we also focused on the new innovative ways of teaching in higher education.

The Association Role in the New Education Paradigm

SocialFish

————– I am very pleased to announce the publication of the white paper I co-authored with Elizabeth Weaver Engel, MA, CAE, “ The Association Role in the New Education Paradigm.” No Feeds Found.

Social Media On The Farm: Crisis Management, Market Research, Education And APIs

The Realtime Report

Social Media Case Studies #AgChat #drought12 agriculture API crisis management crowdsource education farm farmers food open food open source

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How To Apply Social to Education and Learning

SocialFish

Do you work in the Education department? That’s where your expertise in learning and education is invaluable. Given all of that, what can the education team actually DO with social? You spend most of your time delivering formal education programs, as you should.

Meet Team Sprout: Jordan, Product Education Specialist

Sprout Social

Jordan Balkin, a Product Education Specialist, takes care of that. While she didn’t start out in this role, Jordan’s interest in education and training grew during her time at Sprout Social. Product education is an important resource for our team and for our customers.

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Why the Best Social Media Education Might Be Right Under Your Nose

Convince & Convert

With conference season in full swing and so many places to turn for insights and education, I thought it was important to highlight what might be your biggest opportunity for education.

Hacking Art Education And The Creative Experience

Twist Image

Is an education worth it? Is an education in art school worth it? There are many marketers that have (or are even thinking about) art education. Hacking art education and building a strong body work. education. formal education. hacking art education.

Social CRM Use Case 2: Socializing educational content for member retention

SocialFish

Socializing educational content for member retention. ROI = reduction of costs for creating new content by surfacing existing content; extending the life of existing content; increasing retention rates attributable to educational value of the association membership.

How To Pack A Year’s Worth Of Marketing Education Into Two Days

The Social Media Hat

Reading 80 - 100 articles a year from the industries top marketers and experts is a fantastic way to improve your knowledge. but it takes too long

Black Friday Education

Engaging Brand

Today in a guest post from the wonderful Joseph Baker , we look at the marketing implications of the holiday season. Joe works at Professional Intern , great site for all things 'studenty' - a site I enjoy whilst doing my PhD).

Technology in Education and the Dominance of Apple [Infographic]

SocialFish

Interesting stuff from OpenColleges. Are you incorporating iPads or other similar tools into how you work with your members? An Infographic by Open Colleges. Potluck

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Stop Wasting Money: How to Get the Most Out of Your Blogging Education

Kikolani

Over the last couple of years, I have consumed a lot of educational materials – free downloads, ebooks, paid courses, webinars, etc. If you have Gmail, you can create a main folder called Courses, Paid Courses, Education, etc.

Free education tools you have never heard of

SocialFish

—————— The number of education sites keeps growing at a fast rate. Scitable is available courtesy of NatureEducation which is an initiative for collaborative science education. This is a guest post by Sandra Miller, a tech writer from Brooklyn.

5 Cool Education Tools to Check Out in Summer

Idaconcpts

Nothing has made getting smarter easier than the advent of the personal computer and the inception of the internet, and the last decade has seen a huge crop of deep and deeply interesting educational opportunities present themselves online. Tech & Gadgets education tools online education

Marketing Has No Future Without Better Education

Twist Image

How has the digitization and New Media changed the way we educate our students about Marketing? Kenneth Wong is one of the leading marketing educators in the world. marketing education. Episode #288 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. Is there any value in getting a degree in Marketing in this day and age?

MUST WATCH: Sir Ken Robinson’s latest talk on the future of education

SocialFish

Education is not a mechanical system, it’s a human system.” “Sir Ken Robinson outlines 3 principles crucial for the human mind to flourish — and how current education culture works against them.

Content Marketing is All About Education, NOT Marketing

Firebelly

” But I learned the biggest marketing lesson I have ever learned: if you can educate, if you can communicate, you can sell anything. It’s educating them about how they can solve their own problem, if they only had the product or service that would do it for them.

Blogs and educating the eflective practitioner

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Post: Blogs and educating the eflective practitioner. Blogs and educating the eflective practitioner View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. This presentation is about using blogs in higher education as reflective journals. Blogs and educating the eflective practitioner. This presentation is about using blogs in higher education as ref more. Education. Education. education. Slideshare.net (beta). Browse. My Slidespace. Upload.

MUST WATCH: What we’re learning from online education [VIDEO]

SocialFish

“Daphne Koller is enticing top universities to put their most intriguing courses online for free — not just as a service, but as a way to research how people learn.

Elite, Educated and Opinion Leaders Still Hold Sway Online

Proactive Report

And moreover, the better educated you are, the more likely you are to post content.

2tor Paves the Way for Online Education and Community Building

Convince & Convert

Two team members from the online education company 2tor join Jay Baer and Eric Boggs on the Social Pros Podcast this week – Alexa Scordato , Director of Communications & Social Media, and Harrison Kratz , Community Manager for the MBA@UNC program. Alexa Scordato, 2tor @alexa.

Social Media & New Tools Continue To Change Education

Firebelly

After mentioning Apple’s new textbook market in last week’s blog post (Read: Be Your Own Publisher In The iBooks Store ,) I’ve noticed how online tools and social media have changed many aspects of education.

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A Very Special, Unique Education Course

The Realtime Report

A Very Special, Unique Education Course. There are actually several accredited organizations and wine education courses in the world. The Four Best Wine Education Courses. It’s a good choice for people who want to improve their wine education, but have no idea where to start.