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The Skinny: Small Business Survey [INFOGRAPHIC] | PeoplePerHour.com Blog

The Skinny: Small Business Survey [INFOGRAPHIC] | PeoplePerHour.com Blog | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
The Skinny: Small Business Survey|PeoplePerHour.com Blog http://bit.ly/oeLkef...
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Beginner's Guide To Showing Up on Google (and Other Search Engines)

Beginner's Guide To Showing Up on Google (and Other Search Engines) | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
"I know plenty of amazing people who either do not have an online presence, or look silly online- either way, their online reputation is only hurting them.
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Wales may consider ban on smoking in cars with children : Cancer Research UK

The Welsh government may consider introducing a ban on smoking in cars with children, if existing anti-smoking legislation fails to reduce children's exposure to secondhand smoke.
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Angry Customers Flood Netflix's Twitter, Facebook - Tom's Guide

Angry Customers Flood Netflix's Twitter, Facebook - Tom's Guide | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
The AtlanticAngry Customers Flood Netflix's Twitter, FacebookTom's GuideAs a result, the announcement has raked in around 5000 comments in less than 24 hours on the blog alone, with additional rants and offending comments spilling onto the...
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SharePoint for the (very) small business (Part 1) | | SharePoint 365SharePoint 365

SharePoint for the (very) small business (Part 1) | | SharePoint 365SharePoint 365 | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
RT @SP365uk: Blog Post: SharePoint for the (very) small business (Part 1) http://sp365.me/rhOE9W...
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Google+: First Impressions - DailyTech

Google+: First Impressions - DailyTech | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
CTV.caGoogle+: First ImpressionsDailyTechHaving recently acquired Google+ myself, I'm curious as to what everyone's review of the new social network is, and if you believe that it could rival Facebook at some point.
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Facebook | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
How One Man Flies Like a Bird [VIDEO]What does it feel like to fly like a bird by using a jet propelled wing?
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Wales is too reliant on state – PM (From South Wales Argus)

Wales is too reliant on state – PM (From South Wales Argus) | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
PRIME Minister David Cameron insists Wales was given favourable treatment by his government in its deficit-reduction programme – but warned its economy is too reliant on the state. (Cameron says Wales is too reliant on State.
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Help Catalonia: Small Is Cute, Sexy, and Successful: Why Independence for Wales and Other Countries Makes Economic Sense

Help Catalonia: Small Is Cute, Sexy, and Successful: Why Independence for Wales and Other Countries Makes Economic Sense | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
RT @BernezB: Small Is Cute, Sexy, and Successful: Why Independence for Wales and Other Countries Makes Economic Sense http://t.co/IP4ftEz...
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Nine Out of Ten Employers Recruit on Social Media - MediaPost Publications

Nine Out of Ten Employers Recruit on Social Media - MediaPost Publications | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Inside FacebookNine Out of Ten Employers Recruit on Social MediaMediaPost Publications"Fish where the fish are," the saying goes, and when it comes to hiring, over half the fish in America are on social media sites of one type or another.
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Top 3 Reasons Your Business Needs Social Media

Top 3 Reasons Your Business Needs Social Media | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Not sure if your business needs a Social Media presence? The top 3 reasons why Social Media is a good solution for any type of business. (Can Social Media Really Help Your Small Business?
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Six Reasons Every Brand Should Blog - Huffington Post (blog)

Six Reasons Every Brand Should Blog - Huffington Post (blog) | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
AllFacebookSix Reasons Every Brand Should BlogHuffington Post (blog)Despite the evidence in favor of blogging, with the rise of Twitter and Facebook, many brands are reluctant to blog.
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Oops, Google+ Already Ran Out of Disk Space - TIME

Oops, Google+ Already Ran Out of Disk Space - TIME | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
CTV.caOops, Google+ Already Ran Out of Disk SpaceTIMEGoogle's social networking Facebook rival launched not quite two weeks ago, and yet it's already experiencing serious growing pains.
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Google+ May Be the Biggest Online Conversation in the History of the Internet

Google+ May Be the Biggest Online Conversation in the History of the Internet | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
"In Google+ you can potentially make a conversation with every single user of Google, not of Google+ only but Google, so if there are millions in it, you have potentially millions to exchange ideas with.
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When is It Okay to Use Social Media to Self-Promote?

When is It Okay to Use Social Media to Self-Promote? | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
"I read an interesting stat today from Monumentus Media (via Beth Kanter): “asking users to “like” gets 216% higher interaction rate.” The stat isn’t very surprising. Calls to action work.
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Milford Haven and Holyhead coastguards stations saved, but Swansea to close - Wales News - News - WalesOnline

Milford Haven and Holyhead coastguards stations saved, but Swansea to close - Wales News - News - WalesOnline | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Two coastguard stations in Wales threatened with closure have been saved, (RT @PembsCoast: Milford Haven and Holyhead coastguards stations saved, but Swansea to close - Wales News - News from @walesonline: http://t.co/GRllKOu...)...
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The 8 Most Important Types of Collaboration Apps for Smart Phones

The 8 Most Important Types of Collaboration Apps for Smart Phones | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
In a new report titled Mobilize Your Collaboration Strategy Forrester outlines its vision for the mobile enterprise, and it all revolves around native apps and cloud providers. ...
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Hain plans assembly vote change

Hain plans assembly vote change | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Shadow Welsh Secretary Peter Hain is to call for a first-past-the-post voting system for future assembly elections.
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University fee increases go ahead

University fee increases go ahead | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Eight out of 10 universities in Wales will charge students maximum tuition fees of £9,000 per year for some or all their courses, it is announced.
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5 Ways to Encourage Customers to Share Your ContentSanjay Dholakia is CEO of Crowd Factory, the leading provider of crowd-powered marketing applications that add a quantifiable social boost to every digital interaction.Nearly every brand has...
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Greener-than-green factory uses wind-power to make solar cells - Business News - Business - WalesOnline

Greener-than-green factory uses wind-power to make solar cells - Business News - Business - WalesOnline | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
THE OPENING of a wind turbine at a Cardiff renewables factory was yesterday hailed as the realisation of a “green from green dream”.
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Handy App Notifies You When LinkedIn Contacts Change Jobs

Handy App Notifies You When LinkedIn Contacts Change Jobs | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
A new web app alerts you when someone in your LinkedIn network changes jobs.
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First solar park due to power up

First solar park due to power up | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
The first solar park in Wales is expected to start converting sunlight into electricity later at the Rhosygilwen estate in Pembrokeshire.
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Google+ looking to piggyback off Gmail; integration aplenty - ZDNet (blog)

Google+ looking to piggyback off Gmail; integration aplenty - ZDNet (blog) | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
Daily MailGoogle+ looking to piggyback off Gmail; integration aplentyZDNet (blog)He was most recently Executive Editor of News and Blogs at ZDNet. Prior to that he was executive news editor at eWeek and news editor at Baseline.
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A Day in the Life: Social Media Manager | Bit Social Media

A Day in the Life: Social Media Manager | Bit Social Media | Business Wales - Socially Speaking | Scoop.it
The title of social media manager is a fairly new one, but it's quickly creating alot of job opportunities and stands as one of the few bright spots in our bleek job market. A Facebook Notification: Like music to our ...
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