5 Tips for Training Your New Social Media Manager

Has your company’s online presence reached the point where it’s time to bring professional assistance on board? That’s quite an accomplishment, considering the influx of companies that have arrived on the social media scene in the past few years. And by training the right individual to properly manage your company profiles, your online presence will… Continue reading 5 Tips for Training Your New Social Media Manager

SOCIAL BUSINESS NOW: A Social Media Marketing Conference

A Social Media Marketing Conference Real World Social Media Strategies that Work for your Business Today! ——————————————————————————————————————————– No charge to attend! This one-day event will provide you with information on best practices in social media marketing for your business. Learn from the experts.  Hear real-life examples from entrepreneurs successfully using social media tools to drive… Continue reading SOCIAL BUSINESS NOW: A Social Media Marketing Conference

Startup 101: Make Informal Networking Part of Your Business Strategy or Risk Being Left Behind

By: Shamini Sellvaratnam ”The bigger your rolodex, the bigger your business” In a survey conducted by Kauffman FasTrac, over 5000 entrepreneurs saw networking as the top skill necessary for entrepreneurial success. This finding confirms the importance of networking, which allows entrepreneurs to share ideas, learn from others and make critical business connections. Failure to continuously… Continue reading Startup 101: Make Informal Networking Part of Your Business Strategy or Risk Being Left Behind

NineSigma Evolves Global Open Innovation through Social Media Platform, NineSights

With $100 Million in Rewards Available, NineSights Changes How Innovation Happens PR Newswire CLEVELAND, June 19, 2013 CLEVELAND, June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — NineSigma, Inc., of Cleveland, today announced that a year following its launch, NineSights.com is now the innovation engine for the company and a focal point for the worldwide community of innovators. From technology developers, to chemical researchers, to… Continue reading NineSigma Evolves Global Open Innovation through Social Media Platform, NineSights

How to Prevent the Top 3 SEO Mistakes

By: Shanza Anwaar Search Engine Journal reports that “online searching is the #1 driver of traffic to content sites, beating social media by more than 300%”.  Google’s search algorithm is under constant transformation and is continuously evolving to become a better “Search Engine Optimization Detector” which is “the ability to detect artificial backlinks and attempts… Continue reading How to Prevent the Top 3 SEO Mistakes

Should Your Company Embrace Social Media?

By: Eric Taylor The days of wondering whether or not a business should implement social networking are over. The debate has long been decided, and it’s clear that every business, no matter its size, stands to benefit a lot from social networking. This doesn’t mean you have to begin social marketing as a brand; it… Continue reading Should Your Company Embrace Social Media?

How Canada’s New Anti-Spam Law Affects Your Business

By: Leah Jones Canada’s impending Anti-Spam Law is being called the toughest of its kind, cracking down on “commercial electronic messages” (CEMs) in the interest of public privacy and the prevention of electronic threats. The legislation comes into effect in 2013, and will regulate everything from emails and text messages to social media updates, so… Continue reading How Canada’s New Anti-Spam Law Affects Your Business

Digital Media Summit 2013: Canada’s Social Media and Interactive Marketing Conference

EVENT: Digital Media Summit 2013 DATE: March 19-20, 2013 VENUE: Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre Hotel ADDRESS: 525 Bay St, Toronto, ON M5G 2L2 REGISTRATION: http://digitalmediasummit.ca/register/   Optimize your Digital & Social Media Strategies! Branding, marketing and multi-platform content integration is ever changing. Is your customer engagement and digital media strategy on par with global… Continue reading Digital Media Summit 2013: Canada’s Social Media and Interactive Marketing Conference

Social Media and The Digitization of Manufacturing

By: Shanza Anwaar Is your business prepared for the third industrial revolution? Can you keep up with the changing landscape of manufacturing? The digitization of manufacturing is in the throes of changing how manufacturers do business in today’s high-speed, hyper-connected world. The rapid dissemination of information through online social media is bringing change to traditional… Continue reading Social Media and The Digitization of Manufacturing

Innovation Lunch Series: Social Innovation with Kanika Gupta

Social innovation is about taking your great ideas and making a true social change in your neighbourhood or around the world. Join Kanika Gupta, Founder and Chief Catalyst of social enterprise technology startup The Sojo (and named one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women by the Women’s Executive Network) and learn how to transform… Continue reading Innovation Lunch Series: Social Innovation with Kanika Gupta