Monthly Archives: January 2014

Twitter and IBM Agree to Terms on 900 Patents

See on Scoop.it – Extreme Social Twitter has purchased more than 900 patents from IBM, a move that should help put recent infringement claims to rest. See on mashable.com

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Simplify Outdated Corporate Processes

See on Scoop.it – Leadership and Management Unlike suburban housing developments or modern cities, organizations don’t grow with some sort of rational, master plan. They evolve naturally over time. See on blogs.hbr.org

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People Who Join the Labor Force in Recessions Are Happier with Their Jobs

See on Scoop.it – Leadership and Management In a study of U.S. survey data from 1975 through 2008, Emily C. Bianchi of Emory University finds that people who entered the work force when the economy was faltering are more satisfied … Continue reading

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Why It’s Time to Switch from Voicemail to an Answering Service

See on Scoop.it – Leadership and Management Many small businesses are beginning to realize that relying on their voicemail — for calls they can’t answer — is not a good idea. I remember getting my first cell phone in 1988.  It … Continue reading

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Leadership Challenge: How Long Do You Coach a Bad Attitude? – Kate Nasser

See on Scoop.it – Leadership and Management Leadership challenge I am often asked: How Long Do You Coach a Bad Attitude? You don’t. You inspire positive attitudes to success. Here’s why and how. (#Leadership Challenge: How Long Do You Coach … Continue reading

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5 Things Microsoft Learned When It Polled The World About Personal Technology – Forbes

See on Scoop.it – Leadership and Management Forbes 5 Things Microsoft Learned When It Polled The World About Personal Technology Forbes Personal technology is positively impacting everyone, but to different degrees depending upon the level of a nation’s development. See … Continue reading

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Quitting Smoking Is Easier For Social Media Users (Study) – Business 2 Community

See on Scoop.it – Extreme Social Business 2 Community Quitting Smoking Is Easier For Social Media Users (Study) Business 2 Community People who utilize health-related social networking sites are far more likely to abstain from smoking according to a paper … Continue reading

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Facebook Steps Into the Mobile Waters Again with Paper

See on Scoop.it – All About Facebook After several attempts to make up for its late arrival in mobile, Facebook may have a standout mobile hit on its hands. On Thursday, the social networking powerhouse introduced a new app for … Continue reading

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Social Media Addiction and Other Mobile Marketing Trends [Infographic]

See on Scoop.it – Extreme Social With Lenovo buying Motorola and a new generation of devices on the way, there’s rumblings of change in the mobile marketplace. But none of the hardware and network juggling will stem the tide of mobile … Continue reading

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Will Disruptive Cloud Computing Kill Enterprise Resource Planning?

See on Scoop.it – Leadership and Management It’s a just about a cliché at this stage to note that cloud computing has been one of the big technology disruptors in recent years. However, according to Gartner, the best — or … Continue reading

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