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Posted on Sep 8, 2014 (9 days ago)

Forbes

Social Media: Corporate Attitudes and Aptitudes
Forbes
Just about everybody has a presence on the social networks nowadays. From the moment that the majority of an organization's employees use Facebook or Twitter regularly, trying
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Posted on Sep 5, 2014 (12 days ago)

New York Magazine

The American Suspected of Running ISIS's Social Media Is a Northeastern Grad
New York Magazine
Now, according to ABC News, officials suspect Abousamra is using his computer skills to
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Posted on Sep 5, 2014 (12 days ago)

TIME

10 Social Media Blunders That Cost a Millennial a Job — or Worse
TIME
Social media is now so woven into the fabric of young people's lives that they forget not everything is suitable to put out there,” says former hiring manager Alison Green, who runs
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Posted on Sep 4, 2014 (13 days ago)
'Recently Twitter made available to all users of the service its advanced analytics tools that show interesting statistics around impressions, (how many people actually saw a tweet), engagement, (replies, favorites, retweets), and trends over time on these metrics. To check it out for your own tweets, just sign in to Twitter then click on [link].Brought to you by: HR Tech Central
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Posted on Sep 2, 2014 (15 days ago)

Telegraph.co.uk

Carrie Green hosts a work Twitter surgery every Tuesday at 2pm
Telegraph.co.uk
I've experienced the power of social media firsthand. With a Facebook following of over 166,000 people I can
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Posted on Aug 31, 2014 (16 days ago)

Sydney Morning Herald

The ATO's social (media) revolution begins
Sydney Morning Herald
Australia's tens of thousands of tax officials have been unleashed onto
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Posted on Aug 28, 2014 (20 days ago)

Business Insider

FACEBOOK: Social Media Doesn't Actually Stifle People's Opinions
Business Insider
Pew asked 1,801 Americans a bunch of questions about their internet use and the Snowden-NSA surveillance story, including whether or not they would be willing to join a
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Posted on Aug 27, 2014 (21 days ago)

RT

digibyte: You wanna mess with me? Not on social media sites per Pew
Diginomica
This is bad news for people who believe the future of work using social media sites will foster more open dialog and the surfacing of an invigorated
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Posted on Aug 26, 2014 (22 days ago)

Above the Law

#Rainmakers: How Biglaw Uses Social Media For Business Development
Above the Law
So I was shocked to hear of all the law firms who were being recognized at the conference for their
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Posted on Aug 21, 2014 (27 days ago)
'Twitter can’t be beat when it comes to business development. Sure, it’s good for engagement and great for sharing content — that’s what it’s really designed for, after all — but the nice thing about effective engagement and relevant content on Twitter is that you can build up a very targeted, highly segmented base of […].Brought to you by: HR Tech Central
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Posted on Aug 14, 2014 (33 days ago)

Online Social Media

Good Question: Do Social Media Fundraisers Really Work?
CBS Local
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – If you've been on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter in the past few weeks, you've
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Posted on Aug 14, 2014 (34 days ago)
Despite all the technology available, your ability to reach, engage, and influence HR executives is still limitedBrought to you by: HR Tech Central
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Posted on Aug 5, 2014 (43 days ago)
Twitter has determined there is great value in responding to the needs of consumers when they are in the midst of a specific event or crisis. The insurance industry should take notice.
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Posted on Aug 4, 2014 (44 days ago)

Arab News

Men dominate work force in social media platforms
Arab News
Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter followed Google in releasing demographics of their work force, shedding light on how the tech industry is operating. Going through these revelations is an eye-opener on how gender and ethnicity are
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Posted on Jul 27, 2014 (52 days ago)

Social media – it's not just for wasting time at work anymore
The National
Twitter now reports 200 million users who send 400 million tweets every day. Compounded by record IPO valuations well into the billions, there is little doubt that the social media way of life is here for the duration. But while it may seem like social ...

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Posted on Jul 24, 2014 (55 days ago)
'Last night, I was able to listen in and participate in the weekly Twitter Chat, #TChat. Partly because I missed being part of it (it’s fun) and also because the guest was Steve Boese and they were talking HR Technology! And while it’s well worth reading in on the full conversation, I wanted to focus on a single moment of the chat.Brought to you by: HR Tech Central
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Posted on Jul 22, 2014 (57 days ago)
'As a marketer, I’ve always been fascinated by the customer service experiences that I have as a consumer and the different methods used by companies to communicate with customers.  little background. And as such I decided to use Twitter to see how this was done.  What's the best way to do that?— Thanks for tweeting us. cbrablc.Brought to you by: HR Tech Central
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Posted on Jul 17, 2014 (62 days ago)

Stuff.co.nz

Gaza social media chatter not all it seems
Stuff.co.nz
According to Igal Raich, a 23-year-old IDC student who volunteers in what is called "The Advocacy Room", the project aims to counter what is perceived as a false representation
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Posted on Jul 16, 2014 (63 days ago)

BusinessNewsDaily

Do Fake Twitter Followers Pay Off?
BusinessNewsDaily
When it comes to social media followers, some brands believe that more is better. A bigger following means you're more well-known and influential in your industry, right? Not necessarily, said Alex
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Posted on Jul 15, 2014 (64 days ago)
BusinessWeek - Found 37 minutes ago... of The Ultimate Software Group Follow Ultimate Software on Twitter: www.twitter.com/UltimateHCM Source: Ultimate Software Ultimate Software... Ultimate Software Enables Companies to Make More Effective ... - Minyanville Explore All
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Posted on Jul 12, 2014 (67 days ago)

Social media savvy reader needs a break
Daily Journal Online
DEAR HARRIETTE: I seem to be addicted to social media. Ever since I got on Facebook a few years ago, I sign on every day, and I check in all the time. I mean, even at work I check in on Facebook and now on other social media things like Twitter and ...

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Posted on Jul 11, 2014 (68 days ago)

New York Times

Turning 'Likes' Into a Career
New York Times
Niche also enables creators to track their performances across social networks (what post got like after like on Instagram but flopped on Facebook,
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Posted on Jul 8, 2014 (71 days ago)

AdAge.com

Are We Social Media Ready, Completely?
Business 2 Community
Contrary to the first point, many business owners are there, who think if they spend a little more than their competitors, you will work more
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Posted on Jul 7, 2014 (71 days ago)
Asian Stocks Fall From Six-Year High as Yen Holds GainsBloombergAsian Stocks Fall From Six-Year High as Yen Holds Gains. By Adam Haigh 2014-07-08T06:38:46Z. - Comments Email Print. Share. Facebook · Twitter · Google+ · LinkedIn; Email Print. Save. Related. U.S. Stocks Favored, `Neutral' Japan: Chandgothia.and more »
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Posted on Jul 7, 2014 (71 days ago)
'Definitely the winner of today’s cars-are-an-accessory pic is from former Wired editor Sonal Chokshi. She’s also a g reat innovation follow on Twitter. Are phones becoming an accessory to cars or is it the other way around?Brought to you by: HR Tech Central
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Posted on Jul 7, 2014 (72 days ago)

Make Your Social Media Marketing Work: Avoid These Slip-Ups
Business 2 Community
If you have accounts on different social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr, promote them on each of your accounts to attract more prospective clients. Include them on your e-mail signature and business cards as well. Related Resources from B2C

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Posted on Jun 27, 2014 (82 days ago)

Social media mystery: Who's behind Facebook, Twitter campaigns promoting ...
The lens
Would a private citizen take it upon himself to create official-sounding social media accounts in order to spread positive news about a politician? Apparently so, according to whoever is behind a new social media campaign promoting the work of Sheriff ...

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Posted on Jun 26, 2014 (83 days ago)
Police: Man, 56, fatally shot on West SideChicago TribuneThe woman, age 22, was shot in the lower right leg about 4:20 p.m., and was taken St. Bernard Hospital and Healthcare Center, where her condition had stabilized, police said. Check back for more information. asege@tribune.com. Twitter: @AdamSege.and more »
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Posted on Jun 26, 2014 (83 days ago)
BusinessWeek - Found 15 minutes ago... of The Ultimate Software Group Follow Ultimate Software on Twitter: www.twitter.com/UltimateHCM Source: Ultimate Software Ultimate Software...
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Posted on Jun 24, 2014 (85 days ago)

Social Media One-on-One for Dealers: Which social media channels work for ...
Powersports Business (blog)
If you've gone through the process of setting up accounts on some of the social platforms such as Twitter, Instagram, or Pinterest, to name a few, you are now ready to determine which social media channels work for your dealership. To help you through ...

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Posted on Jun 23, 2014 (85 days ago)

The Fiscal Times

The Social Media Generation Says Social Media Ads Don't Work
The Fiscal Times
Gallup's new State of the American Consumer
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Posted on Jun 23, 2014 (86 days ago)

GALLUP: Advertising On Facebook And Twitter Barely Even Works
Business Insider
In order to make social media work for brands, Gallup says companies should focus on engaging with their existing customers rather than pursuing new ones. Additionally, the report says, brands need to make sure the content they post feels authentic and ...

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Posted on Jun 23, 2014 (86 days ago)
'Been spending a little time working on the final bits of the presentation titled "What Did the HR Tech Salesperson Say? With blogs, social networks, LinkedIn, podcasts, about 1,345 Twitter chats, etc. there is no shortage of advice, opinion, and information out there about anything and that of course includes HR technology solutions.Brought to you by: HR Tech Central
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Posted on Jun 23, 2014 (86 days ago)

Wall Street Journal

Social Media Fail to Live Up to Early Marketing Hype
Wall Street Journal
... and followers, believing they were building a solid marketing channel. But that often wasn't the case. "Social
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Posted on Jun 22, 2014 (86 days ago)

Sydney Morning Herald

Productivity road test: social media
Sydney Morning Herald
Sure, social media for work purposes has its advantages in building a career profile, but I'm sure I'm
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Posted on Jun 22, 2014 (87 days ago)

Getting to the heart of why social media works
Los Angeles Times
The first half of the book analyzes a number of social platforms, from the EHarmony and OKCupid dating sites to Twitter, Facebook and Japanese social network Mixi, looking at how these provide solutions to social failures — and why some work better ...
A 3-step framework to growing your social media budget
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Posted on Jun 20, 2014 (89 days ago)

CBG Benefits Partners with Maxwell Health to Improve Employee Benefits and ...
PR Newswire (press release)
CBG Benefits, an employee benefits brokerage firm in Massachusetts, will be delivering best-in-class technology to help employers streamline open enrollment & benefits administration and engage employees. Share with Twitter Share with LinkedIn.

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Posted on Oct 9, 2011 (1073 days ago)

Bikya Masr

Benign post? Maybe not to boss
Monroe News Star
At St. Francis Medical Center, employees are not allowed to access social media while at work, said Jim Novak, vice president of human resources. Novak said the computers are set up to block access to social media sites, which he said is for ...
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Posted on Oct 8, 2011 (1075 days ago)

Share Our Stories On Facebook, Twitter
Patch.com
Grafton Patch uses social media daily to help spread the word about the goings-on in town. By Danielle Horn We at Grafton Patch love to use social media to complement our work and activity on this page. Our Twitter and Facebook pages are tools that ...

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Posted on Jun 26, 2011 (1179 days ago)

Social media gaining in business popularity
Hometownlife.com
Other networks — Facebook and Linkedin among them — are also gaining in popularity as people begin to combine work and pleasure. McCann said Twitter is now four times more popular than Bing, and twice as popular as Yahoo! She said social sites are ...

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Posted on May 18, 2011 (1218 days ago)

NYT Exec Editor Bill Keller Tackles 'The Twitter Trap'
Mediaite.com
Keller isn't too convinced that many of today's social media outlets are “social” so much as noisy distractions keeping us from spending time on other pursuits, like our work and one another. Although a virtual fireplace isn't too bad of a place in ...

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Posted on May 7, 2011 (1229 days ago)

Flipboard iPad App Doubles Users, Triples Traffic In Two Months
PCWorld
The app picks up Facebook, Twitter, Google Reader, Flickr and other social media feeds and arranges them into a magazine-like layout. Instead of wandering aimless like a cloud through my browser, mailbox, and desktop to see my RSS feeds, ...

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Posted on Apr 21, 2011 (1245 days ago)

SF Weekly (blog)

Is Social Media Ruining Our Relationships?
SF Weekly (blog)
Your question raises another issue I've been pondering lately about how social media influences our relationships, which OkCupid conveniently brought up yesterday in its geektastic data blog, OkTrends. It found that people who use Twitter every day ...

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Posted on Apr 21, 2011 (1245 days ago)

Old generation of social media becomes obsolete
The Daily Titan
Unlike Xanga and LiveJournal, Myspace continues to work toward social media relevancy in 2011 despite declining traffic rates in comparison to heavyweights like Facebook and Twitter. The site has suffered a significant loss in traffic and is currently ...

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Posted on Apr 20, 2011 (1246 days ago)

ClickZ News

Attention Walmart Shoppers: Social Media Are In Aisle K
Search Engine Watch (blog)
Walmart announced the purchase of Kosmix - "a social media filter aggregating information by topic from Web sites, Twitter messages and other sources in real time -- a potentially important new way to give shoppers information, and get it from them," ...
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Posted on Apr 19, 2011 (1247 days ago)

The Writer as Willy Loman
Huffington Post (blog)
For one thing the way feeds work -- how many people read backwards at social media sites? How easy is it to miss a post? But even more important, Facebook and Twitter own their sites and the information on them. They can wipe any one of us out in a ...
Police warn against sharing too much info onlineLas Cruces Sun-News

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Posted on Apr 13, 2011 (1253 days ago)

CNN International

New Twitter Competitor Rumored, But Can It Work?
The Atlantic
Sure, they, like every media company, compete with *everyone* for eyeballs, but they don't really have any direct competitors left in the social networking around short messages space. Here's CNN's Mark Milian's scoop: UberMedia, which owns several ...
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