Social media

Macomb Startup Looks to BoostMom and Pop Businesses Using ‘The Cloud’

By at April 21, 2012 | 4:11 am | 0 Comment

Original post by Jenny Whalen via MacombPatch When Macomb Township resident and tech guru Aaron McCarthy found himself part of a staff reduction, he realized he had two options: search for another job or take his pet project,SoBuzzMe.com, to the next level. “I saw... Read more »

General , Social media , Startup News

What is “Real” Social Recruiting?

By at April 20, 2012 | 6:04 am | 0 Comment

Original post by Gatech  On April 17, I attended a presentation, “How to Build a Real Social Recruiting Process,” by Ed Newman, Chief Analyst of Inside TMT. He spoke to an audience of professionals involved in corporate leadership recruitment. This meeting was... Read more »

Social media , Software & technology

Social Recruiting: Are you up on the trends?

By at April 19, 2012 | 5:48 am | 0 Comment

Original post by Millenium Staff The recruiting world is a fast paced one, and the trends change from year to year.  The past few years have seen a huge influx of social media resources that recruiters can easily use to their advantage.  The question is, are you on... Read more »

Facebook , Social media

Five Ways Social Recruitment Helps Your Company

By at April 18, 2012 | 6:13 am | 0 Comment

Original post by ABR Jobs With more than 845 million monthly active users on Facebook and Twitter estimated to have 250 million active users by the end of the year, it’s clear that social media is an expected part of any business’s strategy. We’ve already outlined... Read more »

Facebook , Social media , Strategy

Where your industry’s jobs are hiding on the web

By at April 18, 2012 | 5:36 am | 0 Comment

Original post by SARAH O'CARROLL via news.com.au TEACHERS, advertising executives and non-profit workers should go to Facebook. For retail and energy workers it's Twitter. And if you’re turning to social media to look for work in hospitality, health, law or defence you... Read more »

Business planning , Facebook , Jobs , Social media

The Jig Is Up: Time to Get PastFacebook and Invent a New Futurew

By at April 18, 2012 | 5:11 am | 0 Comment

Original post by ALEXIS MADRIGAL via The Atlantic After five years pursuing the social-local-mobile dream, we need a fresh paradigm for technology startups. We're there. The future that visionaries imagined in the late 1990s of phones in our pockets and high-speed... Read more »

General , Social media , Startup News , Technology

10 things small businesses should know about using Twitter

By at April 16, 2012 | 5:49 am | 0 Comment

Original post by Heather Clancy via ZDNet In late February, Twitter began recruiting small businesses for a new advertising service by offering credits of up to $100 for those who signed up to help it beta-test its ideas. The service was supposed to go into testing... Read more »

Business models , Social media , Technology

Lunching with strangers: The rise of social meals

By at April 15, 2012 | 5:28 am | 0 Comment

Original post by ALLEN GANNETT via TNW I never expected to pay to lunch with a bunch of strangers. I’m increasingly cynical about social media and the new social-local-mobile startups, which seem to emerge daily. The craze of collaborative consumption is no exception.... Read more »

Lean startup , Social media , Technology

Bootstrapping For All Phases of Your Business

By at April 9, 2012 | 5:12 am | 0 Comment

Original post by Lee Drozak via My Office Assist Many small business owners start their business employing the bootstrapping technique, or starting using limited resources. This technique means you use little to no money and spend on only what you absolutely need while... Read more »

Business models , Social media

Austin: Tech in the City

By at March 20, 2012 | 1:31 pm | 0 Comment

Original post by Jenvnifer Bergen via pcmag You may think Austin, the live music capital of the world, was built on rock 'n' roll, but the Texas capital may actually favor electronica. With companies like 3M, AMD, Apple, AT&T, Dell, Evernote, Facebook, Google, HP,... Read more »

General , Social media , Startup News , Technology