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I have admittedly not taken the time to attend An Event Apart any of the times it's been held, but I do tend to follow the #aea hashtag on Twitter so I can glean at least a little wisdom from the discomfort of my own desk as I wade through more mundane tasks.
That means I sometimes see tweets like the one below which, taken out of context, get my blood boiling:
On Fridays, the Atlantic Wire takes a look at weekly top movers in the Dachis Group Social Business Index. Each Monday, we dig a bit deeper to into ranking changes.
This week The Atlantic Wire discussed shifts in the SBI score from LG, Unilever and Domino’s Pizza. However, a number of other big brands were also on the move. Let’s take a look at some of the changes in rank for Yum! Brands and Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy.
In today’s day and age all businesses need social media presence but how they can manage their social media while running their own business? To have an effective social media strategy it requires time and the more time you put in the more return you will get. Your business can’t afford to not to have [...]
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In their help center article about Twitter following best practices, the following sentence is explicit:
“Twitter facilitates social networking, but it’s not a social networking website.”
Unlike Facebook which requires you to be friends with me for me to be friends with you, Twitter enables you to follow my tweets without my obligation to follow you.
Service companies can’t show customers a tangible product. Since services are intangible, the only way to sell them is by making a promise to perform. But most service companies fail to keep their promises, leaving customers frustrated, confused and abused. Why do so many service companies fail to keep their promises to customers?
Here's to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The trouble-makers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They're not fond of rules, and they have no respect for the status-quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify, or vilify them. But the only thing you can't do is ignore them. Because they change things. They push the human race forward. And while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius. Because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do.
That, of course, is the voice-over script for the now famous “Think Different” television spot—the anchor of the “Steve Jobs’ Returns to Save Apple” phenomenon in 1997.
100 hundred words it runs, a phenomenally verbose spot in a medium where “show, don’t tell” had been a well-established mantra for years.