07
SEP
2015

Extraordinary Mobile Technology at Standard Bank of South Africa!

In a recent executive brief by IBM Global Business Services titled “No Bank is an Island – Get global before globalization gets you” (see http://ibm.co/ApnvYB) was a eye opener. To read about global opportunities in the emerging markets may be an idealisti...
10
AUG
2015

How to Navigate Social Media for Business

Yes, believe or not social media is here to stay. Your competitors are launching Facebook pages, Twitter accounts, and generating a lot of buzz for their brand. As a business owner, executive, or professional, you are wondering if social media marketing is right for your company....
06
JUL
2015

Enhancing the Customer Experience with Art and Technology

Art and Technology, a match made in heaven. Recently, I discovered that creating a website takes more than selecting a template and writing content. The professional side of me approached a project with old methods that generated few results in the past. A brainstorming session...
08
JUN
2015

Managing Social Media Risks within a Company

Social Media has taken the world by storm. Many believe a social media revolution has taken place over the past decade at a rapid pace. As an executive you wonder if your organization can benefit from social media. You wonder if there are any real benefits to starting a program...
26
MAY
2015

How to Avoid Business E-mail Fines!

Do you use e-mail for business? Are you using e-mail services as Microsoft Outlook, AOL, Yahoo, or Gmail to promote a new product or service? Does your company send e-mails without an “Unsubscribe” option and without an address? According to the ‘‘Controlling the Assault of...
06
APR
2015

3 Business Digital Marketing Tips!

Can you believe, the world has gone digital? The digital landscape for business has changed dramatically from the old days of television, newspapers, and radio. Today’s buzz words are social, mobile, search, and video. Yes, how businesses communicate with customers is quite...
09
MAR
2015

The Great Debate: MacBook vs iPad, posted by Robert L. Foreman Jr.

There has been a growing debate between the fans of MacBook and iPad about which is better for you. While both serve many similar needs there are those who will vehemently state that one is better than the other. Some, like the Cult of Mac www.cultofmac.com via Zite.com, will...
09
FEB
2015

Social Media for Business by Robert L. Foreman, Jr. (guest blogger)

The use of social media is becoming more of an invaluable tool for businesses with each passing day. It is no longer just a luxury to have a social media footprint, but a necessity. Some people may think that their business does not need to jump into the social media pool, but...
19
JAN
2015

Private Sector Social Recruiting by Clara Brunkhorst (guest blogger)

  In the past five years, the use of social media has skyrocketed to become an essential part of everyday life. Tweeters can now share with the entire world a bad customer service experience. Facebook users can now track the entire lifecycle of friends from birth to death....
02
JAN
2015

10 Social Media Business Tips for 2015

Yes, the New Year is here with another chance to try new and exciting ideas. As a business owner or executive you may be looking at the upcoming 12 months as an opportunity to grow your business. Now that the year has begun, you are considering social media to add to your...