Social media has transformed the world in a relatively short time. Revolutions have taken place in the matter of hours instead of days, months, and years! Public opinion and knowledge is leveraged through the mediums of the social internet. A good deed by a business can conveyed to millions in that matter of an hour whereas a shortcoming by a business, or employee of a business, can spread like wildfire leaving a damaging effect on business brand and identity. Today’s successful companies have managed to incorporate social media into their public relations and advertising and marketing campaigns. Some companies have done the bare minimums and simply establish a presence through the social media. While other companies have truly embraced the informational evolution by completely engaging through a variety of means such as: viral media, social contests, Directtv, regular updates, and wholly embedding their image within this new medium. By embracing social media, today’s businesses are able to become more readily identifiable to the consumers. Additionally, consumers are more apt to buy from the companies that are in constant “contact” with. Social media is an important aspect of most consumers in modern society and it is the smart businesses that have recognized and embraced the new medium in which to engage their consumers.
Gone are the days when it is acceptable to wait a couple of days before getting back to a colleague or when you only had to worry about reading your work-related emails when you were actually in the office. In this fast-paced world that is full of technology, it is important to stay connected at all times. Therefore, you should consider stocking up on a few good mobile devices if you are a professional. Although it will take a moderate investment in order to do so, having these items on hand will make it Read the rest of this entry »
The tablet is quickly becoming a necessity in the business world. Some initial detractors believed that it would never replace the laptop. While that may be true, there are some tasks where the tablet is a better solution.
The tablet is an ideal solution for use in the meeting room. If everyone brings a laptop, there is a visibility problem. Tablets have a low profile design and sit unobtrusively on the conference table.
A tablet is also perfect for jotting down notes. Read the rest of this entry »
Now days, everything in an office is revolved around technology. I honestly do not think that a corporation could make it one day without technology. On a daily basis printers are being used to print out important information for the company. Also, computers are being used for information input and much more. If they didn’t have those two things alone, they would spend much more time in the office. The only way around those two things is using pen and paper to write everything down. This would take hours or even days longer than it does with Read the rest of this entry »
There was a time not so long ago, when management discouraged or even outlawed mobile devices from the professional workplace. This was when mobile devices referred to cell phones or early PDAs that were entirely personally owned and primarily used for personal purposes – taking focus away from business related tasks.
Beginning with the phones that doubled as email devices, continuing with the introduction of smartphones and on into the era of tablets, mobile devices are finally coming into their own and being incorporated into the workflow of the professional office.The full explanation can be Read the rest of this entry »
Social media has changed the way businesses can reach their target audience. Here are five ways social media can improve your network and marketing:
1. Your online presence and the branding of your product or service – You have the ability to let people know who you are and what you represent and why they should use your product or service by your website.
2. Reaching your target audience with your product or service – By narrowing your niche you can Read the rest of this entry »
With the explosion of social media taking place, many companies have been researching just how it can and will affect how they do business. Not that long ago a company website was the latest thing, now there are followers, fans and entire networks of customers to try to handle.
With information available on phones and more portable devices than ever before, more and more people are able to work from what is called a mobile office. It can be at home, or even on a vacation, virtually anywhere they can get a connection.
Productivity is up Read the rest of this entry »
Social media has transformed the world in a relatively short time. Revolutions have taken place in the matter of hours instead of days, months, and years! Public opinion and knowledge is leveraged through the mediums of the social internet. A good deed by a business can conveyed to millions in that matter of an hour whereas a shortcoming by a business, or employee of a business, can spread like wildfire leaving a damaging effect on business brand and identity.
Today’s successful companies have managed to incorporate social media Read the rest of this entry »