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Content tagged with Social posted in February 2013
Why Enterprise Social Networking Falls Short
News  |  2/28/2013
Companies must focus more on using social networking to build external ties to customers, suppliers and partners -- not just among employees.
Did Yahoo's Mayer Slap Social In The Face?
Commentary  |  2/27/2013
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's edict that all Yahoo employees must work in the office doesn't please social business technology fans. But Yahoo insists this is about much more than social.
Seeking Social Business Leaders For 2013
Commentary  |  2/25/2013
DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MAY 1! Help us identify the organizations making the best use of social technologies in support of their businesses. We will showcase the winners at the E2 Conference in Boston.
Cisco CEO: We're All In On Internet Of Everything
News  |  2/25/2013
CEO John Chambers touts Internet of Everything as cornerstone of Cisco's strategy, urges business leaders to join push toward open standards and cross-industry collaboration.
LinkedIn Endorsements: Do's And Don'ts
News  |  2/22/2013
Love them or hate them, you can't just ignore LinkedIn Endorsements. Here's expert advice on how to deal with social's new head-scratcher.
8 LinkedIn Etiquette Mistakes
Slideshows  |  2/21/2013
LinkedIn is not just another social network like Twitter where anything goes. Avoid these "don'ts" and avoid becoming a LinkedIn pariah.
Feds Roll Out Social Media Metrics, API
News  |  2/20/2013
New metrics will help agencies assess their social media performance, while API will let news organizations pull real-time data from FEMA and other agencies.
LinkedIn Jobs Gets A Search Boost
News  |  2/20/2013
LinkedIn's makeover continues, but is the platform moving in the right direction?
Why Mobile Twitter Users Are Different
News  |  2/13/2013
Here's what your business needs to know about Twitter users who favor a mobile device most of the time, according to new research.
Twitter Turns #Hashtags To $Cashtags
News  |  2/12/2013
Partnership allows American Express cardholders to tweet specific hashtags to purchase products, many at discount.
Social Tools Meet Obama's State Of Union Address
News  |  2/11/2013
White House unveils a host of social media initiatives to engage citizens in the State of the Union speech.
8 Ways To Judge Collaboration Technology Vendors
Commentary  |  2/11/2013
Collaboration vendors starting to all sound alike? Here are key considerations as you compare tool providers and their products.
How To Beat The Big Data Disconnect
News  |  2/11/2013
Organizations often hit a roadblock after the initial setup of a big data project. But to get value from unstructured data, keep on driving.
Facebook Connect Glitch Caused Website Outages
News  |  2/8/2013
Facebook Connect problem created a domino effect on Thursday as companies that use the service saw visitors redirected from their sites.
5 Social Best Practices From Cisco
News  |  2/7/2013
Cisco social chief shares advice on listening, engagement and more.
How To Encourage Off-The-Clock Social Ambassadors
Commentary  |  2/7/2013
Can you ask employees to do social media marketing after hours? Here are some suggestions to encourage engagement.
Can Social Media Sell Cars?
News  |  2/5/2013
A car dealer discusses what social media optimization means in the automotive business -- and whether it helps move vehicles off the lot.
3 Big Data Opportunities For CRM Strategy
News  |  2/4/2013
Customer relationship management practices often don't exploit big data effectively, analytics executive says. Are you overlooking these 3 opportunities?
Fortune 100 Graded On Social Prowess
News  |  2/1/2013
Study also provides practical metrics for companies who want to gauge their own progress on social platforms.

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