Posts Tagged “social-media”

Replay of MPN Live now available discussing “Cloudification” with Jon Roskill, WPC12 speaker announcement, and preferred seating giveaway

by on March 9, 2012

Thank you again to all of you that joined us for this week’s MPN Live session that Jon Roskill and I hosted along with our Microsoft partner guests: In-Person Partner Guests: Ric Opal (@RicOpal) – Vice President, Peters & Associates. Chicago, Illinois Derek Drennan (@dcdrennan) – Regional Director PacWest, Neudesic.

Stats on the Social Media Revolution

by on August 21, 2009

This video reminded me of Shift Happens and will probably get just as many views on YouTube over time. Plenty of useful stats in there which are listed below.

Julio 16, 2009. Siete mitos y realidades Microsoft 2009

by on July 15, 2009

¿Es verdad que un explorador de Internet puede remplazar totalmente al sistema operativo? ¿Porque alguien desearía comprar Microsoft Office ante aplicaciones “suficientemente buenas” de código abierto? ¿Podrá Microsoft competir efectivamente contra quienes ofrecen software como servicio?

Richard Branson’s PitchTV can help Office Live customers

by on May 14, 2009

Never one to miss a PR opportunity, Richard Branson has cleverly released a very timely opportunity for entrepreneurs and Small Businesses, including those using Office Live , to upload short video pitches about their businesses to this page on Virgin founder Sir Richard Branson’s blog (remember keep your pitch to a maximum of two minutes). Each month, Virgin will pick out the top five videos, which will then feature on the PitchTV show, premiering on Virgin Atlantic’s in-flight entertainment – seen…( read more )

Abril 30, 2009. Tecnología para emergencias (Influenza AH1N1)

by on April 30, 2009

Microsoft cuenta con una unidad mundial de respuesta a emergencias, la subsidiaria mexicana recientemente accionó los mecanismos para el apoyo al peligro de la Influenza.

SMEs use Twitter to save on marketing and recruitment costs

by on March 20, 2009

I came across this article in Computer Weekly, about how SMEs are using Twitter to save on marketing and recruitment costs. Whilst the sample size was only 500, if you take the findings that 17% use Twitter, then that extrapolates to a very large number when you consider that there are 4.6 million SMEs in the UK. The question for me is whether this is a short-term craze (like say CB radio), or is it a sustainable business tool that we should all be using

Social media – a good and bad thing

by on March 12, 2009

  This is the first of a series of Guest-blog articles from Guy Clapperton, a freelance journalist who has specialised in the small business arena for over a decade. Guy contributes to the Guardian, Times, Financial Times, Independent and Sunday Telegraph and broadcasts very occasionally on the BBC

Award Winning Innovative Teacher – Mandeep Atwal

by on March 3, 2009

Listening to the views and perspectives of students was a central recommendation highlighted in the in the 2007 Diversity and Citizenship Curriculum Review . Technology has had a major impact on allowing schools to successfully meet the recommendations our students have made

Are you anonymous at work?

by on February 24, 2009

Loved this guest post on Chris Brogan’s blog. Although this post is accentuated to social media, I think it distils the basic essence of a solid “personal brand”