People on the Move in the Social Media Industry: Sept 4, 2009

Despite a downturn in the economy, we continue to recognize those moving in the social media space. I’ve started this post series (see archives) to both track and congratulate folks who get promoted, move, or accept new exciting positions. Please help me congratulate the following folks: Barry Judge, Best Buy’s social savvy CMO has been promoted…

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The Instant Expert Live Training Review

So, just a few minutes ago Rich Schefren finished up his live training about becoming your niche’s expert and authority. It was called Instant Expert. And, if you were one of the lucky entrepreneurs to get your spot for this live training, we want to hear from you. Let us know what your biggest takeaway…

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Five Ways Luxury Brands Can Overcome the Conundrum of Social Marketing

Although we’ve seen heavy adoption of social in the tech and consumer goods space, the impacts are far reaching.  One industry that’s often overlooked –but could have the most impact is the luxury industry. Their biggest challenge isn’t the usual like convincing management, measuring ROI, or coordinating your company but perhaps something more disruptive.  Consumers…

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Back To Practice: Flying With The Altimeter Group

New technologies are emerging at a faster pace –yet companies lack an on-boarding process. Just a few years ago, fax, cell phones, email and the internet stormed into companies. Today, social technologies have caused many corporations to respond with a knee-jerk reaction, or shudder away in fear. Tomorrow, location aware devices, an increase in cloud…

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Wanna Make $2000 A Month With Keyword Elite 2.0?

If you aren’t making a couple grand a month online, then I really want you to watch this short 3 minute video. I want to show you how to use Keyword Elite in a way that many never even think of. It’s…

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Guest Post: Finding Forrester’s Next Social Analyst

Jeremiah: Working at Forrester is a capstone in my career, it could also be for you. Charles Telep, Forrester’s talent recruiter is guest posting here at the Web Strategy blog to find my replacement. I fully endorse working at Forrester here for a plethora of reasons, here’s just a few: 1) Jump start your career,…

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10 Tips To Become A Super-Productive Entrepreneur

by Todd Brown If you’re at all like most internet marketers, you have a desire to increase your productivity and… plain and simple… just get more done. As somebody who used to struggle on and off with being consistently productive, here are 10 recommendations (in no particular order) you can use to be a HECK…

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Thank you Forrester, a Grand Adventure!

Thank you Forrester!  When I announced I’d be joining Forrester nearly two years ago, I knew it would have been one of the best moves in my career. I certainly feel I was right. Being a Forrester Analyst is a top role to have in any industry, and one that I’ll bear proudly for the…

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The Future of Facebook

Facebook continues to make a series of evolutionary moves in recent months, rather than react to the news, let’s take a holistic look at where the company is headed.   I’ve given my perspective to SFGate, now but want to dive into details here.  I’ll give my perspective, but as we’ve seen time and time…

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Brad Callen Gambles His House On Keyword Elite 2.0

Guys, gals, I’m going nuts here. It’s the middle of the night and I’ve been playing with Keyword Elite 2.0 for hours.  Every couple minutes I keep saying to myself… NO WAY. WARNING: I know this is gonna sound like a bunch…

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