Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Social Media Trends in 2012

From techcrunch.com, key Social Media Trends to look out for in 2012:

In 2011, social media had its share of growing pains. Large brands and corporations took to social media in force to try to find footing in this expanding medium. Some brands found success, while others found peril and new PR nightmares.


The whole Techcrunch article is here.

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Attention-Grabbing Messages!

Great advice on creating a message that grabs your audiences attention for the next meeting or conference.

From the Harvard Business Review:

You can feel the tension in the compressed smiles, quick nods and pointed questions at the annual Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare conference. Schedules are packed as the high-stakes finance crowd gathers to hear 20-minute rapid-fire talks by CEOs of start-ups and public companies who seek funding or favorable stock analysts' reports. Presenters speak fast, using complex medical and financial terms.

Read the entire Harvard Business Review article.