Social Media

How new technology is bringing the social aspect back to gaming
How new technology is bringing the social aspect back to gaming
News Brandpoint 12/09/2012 at 5:54AM

The advent of popular 1970s video game Pong marked the start of a competitive and social nature of playing video games, where kids across the country would gather to compete and crown one person champion. Since then the gaming industry has seen countless changes and updates from gaming consoles, accessories, game features, graphics and of [...]

NYPD to double gang unit
NYPD to double gang unit
Central Cristabelle Tumola 10/02/2012 at 10:46AM

The NYPD is announcing an initiative today that will double the size of its Gang Unit and focus on social media to combat gangs. Dubbed Operation Crew Cut, Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly will discuss the program Tuesday in a speech to the International Association of Chiefs of Police conference in San Diego. In a pre-released [...]

Politics in the Social Media Age
News Queens Courier Staff 5/14/2012 at 3:21PM

By Kevin J. Ryan As the technology that connects us constantly evolves, the core skill of written communication is the one constant foundation on which good technological communications must be built. However, public relations professionals, especially those working for a public figure, need to be proficient at using all the latest means of delivering their [...]

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Measuring the ROI of social media? There’s a laugh, and a joke
Business Queens Courier Staff 4/05/2012 at 4:30PM

By Jeffrey Gitomer I got an (unsolicited) email offering a webinar to teach me about how to measure, and the importance of measuring, the ROI of social media. TOTAL JOKE. And a bad one at that. Social media, business social media, is running wild – with or without you. Your customers and prospective customers are [...]

A celebration of consistency. A legacy of insight.
Business Queens Courier Staff 3/08/2012 at 3:13PM

By Jeffrey Gitomer This is the 20th anniversary of my first column. Sales Moves first appeared in the Charlotte Business Journal on March 23, 1992. The column was an instant success. It soon found its way to Dallas, Atlanta, Denver, Philadelphia, and a bunch of other cities. My column has appeared in more than 250 [...]