Breaking Down Negative Perceptions of Social Media
Many people think that social media tools are a time drain, with resultant decrease in productivity. A recent study commissioned by Google and conducted by Milward Brown has found this way of thinking to be totally inaccurate. In fact, social media tools have increased the level of productivity substantially and those who make active use of social media in their jobs have not only found themselves to be more productive, but their bosses have noticed as well. Of professionals surveyed, 86% who actively used social media as part of their work strategy had recently been promoted.
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An interview with Sherry Hyle of Concept Hub
Considering all the social networks available today, LinkedIn isn’t usually at the top of the list. Should LinkedIn be at the top of the list for certain businesses and individuals?
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Few organizations have the resources for a full-time dedicated employee to handle emerging trends like social media. For most, it falls into the purview of an already totally slammed communications department…or single communications person. Either way, it’s a social media time crunch.
Have no fear. Your organization, no matter how resource-strapped can engage in social media successfully. Here’s how.
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The infographic covers:
- A users timeline
- Social media visitor growth
- Companies using social media
- The World
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