My part of the deal for Insight on Business News Hour with Michael Libbie is to give you an hour of research and writing and for you to give me ten minutes to learn some great tips on advertising, marketing and consumer trends. Today...I might have to hurry along. Ready?
Live in Iowa or Want To?
And, just maybe you might be looking for a job in sales/marketing/media? A client of ours has just that. Here is a quick link to the piece I wrote yesterday. You never know. We've turned to social media in the past to find some amazing talent. Maybe you are the right person?
Speaking of Social Media & Business
Today at 3:00PM at the Des Moines Social Club there is a Love/Hate event happening. Love/Hate? You know...some folks LOVE Social Media...and some just hate the idea of spending time telling folks what they had for breakfast. Don't be silly. If you're in business and you want to have the curtain raised on how you can incorporate SM into your marketing plan. You might want to go. Here is the information.
Morgan Stanley Allows LinkedIn
Don't get me started on banks and financial houses and their complete lack of understanding and fear about social media. Don't...because they are silly. However, a glimmer of hope and sanity surfaces with the announcement that Morgan Stanley will "allow some" of their people to start using LinkedIn. That was a no-brainier...but things, other than your money, move slowly with these folks. Here is the story from the San Francisco Chronicle.
Just for Fun
Are you a Liberal? Conservative? In The Middle? What are the similar food eating habits and...how do we all differ? Thought you might enjoy this interesting diversion from Mashable. So..Meatloaf or Curry Chicken? Enjoy.
That's It...Time Is Up & Thank You!
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