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January 30, 2012  3:52 PM

Does anyone still care about corporate social media?



Posted by: Wendy Schuchart
Apple, Hacking, mobile applications, remote connectivity, social media, Twitter, Yahoo!

Each week, we scour the Web and collect all the best and brightest links to start your week off swinging. This week, we're looking at the latest credit card hacks, how Apple tricks its employees into keeping corporate secrets and a successful corporate social media campaign that will please all the...

January 16, 2012  10:25 AM

Banks on Twitter? Don’t bank on it



Posted by: Scot Petersen
SharePoint and Web 2.0, social media, social networking, Twitter

Recently, I was with my son to open an account at the local branch of my once mighty but now struggling Mega Bank. The customer service rep ran through the "product" options we had for creating his account and linking it to our main accounts. This product was free but required a minimum balance, or...


September 12, 2011  7:40 PM

Squeezing every dollar out of your cloud computing strategy



Posted by: Wendy Schuchart
CIO, cloud computing strategy, Open source, Project Management, social media

You might not be ready to say goodbye to summer, but it's definitely fiscal year crunch time. If you're like most CIOs, you're already feeling the pressure and are buckling down to do some serious heavy lifting on your special projects and big picture things like your cloud computing strategy and...


September 6, 2011  7:18 PM

Banning Facebook to solve privacy, productivity issues not the answer



Posted by: Scot Petersen
CIO, Facebook, social media

Facebook surpassed 750 million users this summer. That's a heck of a lot of people, but not really news. What is news is the movement afoot banning Facebook from users. Many companies are still banning Facebook in the name of...


July 11, 2011  11:27 AM

Will Google social media be the fastest growing network in history?



Posted by: Wendy Schuchart
cloud applications, social media

The world is a busy place, and last week was no exception. We saw the last public launch of NASA's shuttle program, witnessed tremendous buzz in the wide scramble for adoption of Google's social media project Google+ and a whole lot of candles on IBM's birthday...


July 8, 2011  2:45 PM

Can the new Google social network overtake Facebook?



Posted by: Wendy Schuchart
Email and messaging, Google Plus, Leadership and Strategy, SharePoint and Web 2.0, social media

Facebook and Google have been at war for years. They want your eyes on their sites, and they'll do anything toward that goal. You've undoubtedly heard about the potential new heir to the Facebook throne, Google+ (G+). The new Google social network started quietly accepting new users two weeks...


March 24, 2011  6:47 PM

Does your executive networking strategy include Twitter?



Posted by: Wendy Schuchart
mobile technology, social media

This week marks Twitter's fifth birthday. It's a precocious 5-year-old, in that it has done in half a decade what most companies need 20 years to accomplish: become an integral part of our everyday lexicon, leaving some early adopters wondering how to even practice...


March 21, 2011  5:32 PM

The opportunity cost of Twitter for business



Posted by: Scot Petersen
mobile technology, social media

Last week, SearchCIO-Midmarket.com Site Editor Wendy Schuchart did a nice job showing the upside of Twitter for...

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March 16, 2011  8:07 PM

How P.F. Chang’s turned a plate of lettuce wraps into a Twitter win



Posted by: Wendy Schuchart
social media

Awhile ago, a lady in Florida was sitting in a P.F. Chang's China Bistro restaurant and sent out a 140-character update to Twitter about her delicious lettuce-wrap appetizer. Across...


October 5, 2010  4:14 PM

Social media may not be a revolution, but it’s in your enterprise



Posted by: Scot Petersen
CIO, social media

The social media multiverse is all a Twitter about the fact that one of today's most popular intellectuals has written an article saying that the revolution will not be tweeted. You should read his account, but...


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