LinkedIn has bought Newsle. The service lets you import your contacts from both LinkedIn and Facebook and then scan for mentions of people in your network on the Web. Newsle will continue to operate as a stand-alone service, but will also be further integrated into LinkedIn’s other products. Read More

7 Ways Your Brand Will Benefit from Content Curation

7 Ways Your Brand Will Benefit from Content Curation Avatar Posted by cendrinemedia under Social Media
From http://community.paper.li 12 days ago
Made Hot by: fusionswim on July 23, 2014 10:18 am
Do you know that 27 million pieces of content are shared daily on the Internet? Quite impressive, isn’t it? And if we add the fact that the average attention span is a mere eight seconds, it is fair to assume that a majority of this content will go unnoticed. Read More
In this #TYBCommunity post we share articles about creating a content strategy for your business, twitter strategies for startups, LinkedIn profile photos, curation tools, pitching to the President, getting organised from the road and a lot more. Read More
The weather is delightful, the pool or stream beckons, and you’ve got an online business that doesn’t operate by itself. So, what can you do about leaving your computer to enjoy a day or some time spent with just yourself or the family without feeling guilty and counting the money you didn’t make b Read More
I talk to many people who have spent years struggling up the corporate ladder who dream of jumping ship and becoming an entrepreneur. I hasten to tell them that every job move is fraught with risk, but the move from employee to entrepreneur is on the high end of the risk curve. It’s a big jump, esp Read More

Pluck the Day [podcast]

Pluck the Day [podcast] Avatar Posted by lyceum under Social Media
From http://egonetcast.com 15 days ago
Made Hot by: steefen on July 23, 2014 9:25 am
Are you hunter, or a farmer? I am harvesting in my latest podcast:

Show notes:

When It Comes to Networking, Farmers Will Always Beat Hunters - Ivan Misner
Podcasting – Is the Old New Again? – Tell Bigger Stories - Chris Brogan
Pluck the Day? - Jason Roberts Read More
“You’re so lucky!”

Three words that seem so harmless. They’re often said with heartfelt goodwill, but those three words make my blood boil!

Truth be told, I am lucky. Very lucky. This post shares the secret of my lucky, lucky life as a freelance copywriter. Read More
It would definitely bring more favorable results if you can successfully weave the power of storytelling into your content marketing campaign. Read More
Here’s an overview of how you can get more out of your social media marketing initiatives using the whole systems view. Join us for #V3Live. Read More
San Francisco’s tech elite has experienced a disastrous PR crisis as of late. With its steady encroachment visible everywhere - Read More

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Adam Connell @adamjayc Goes from Guitarist to Guru

Adam Connell's career didn't start out like most in the marketing field. Today, he's the operations manager for a U.K. … More
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