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7 Ways To Make Your Brand Look Terrible On Social Media

7 Ways To Make Your Brand Look Terrible On Social Media | Clair Byrd Writes | Scoop.it
Learn from 2012's successes and flops.
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The role of art in product design

The role of art in product design | Clair Byrd Writes | Scoop.it
Many people conflate visual art and design simply because of their many similarities. Art and design both require immense creativity, an acute sense of aesthetics and style, emotional intelligence,...
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The Nature of Boldness - Delivering Happiness

The Nature of Boldness - Delivering Happiness | Clair Byrd Writes | Scoop.it
Delivering Happiness - The Nature of Boldness delivering happiness, book, happiness, delivering, at work, zappos, Tony Hsieh, business, corporate culture, entrepreneur
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Guest article for Delivering Happiness.

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Learning to Learn: How to write effective sentences for the web

Learning to Learn: How to write effective sentences for the web | Clair Byrd Writes | Scoop.it
Communication between people is 55% body language, 38% tone of voice, and only 7% the words you actually say.
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Lame to fame: 4 tips for optimizing presentations for Twitter

Lame to fame: 4 tips for optimizing presentations for Twitter | Clair Byrd Writes | Scoop.it
Presentations and slideshows have been historically one of the most boring and standard corporate media currently available to employees and management.
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Media Creation; Unchained: An Awesome Infographic

Media Creation; Unchained: An Awesome Infographic | Clair Byrd Writes | Scoop.it
We see the tides of media and content creation turning toward mobile as a preferred creation platform. What do you think? Continue reading →
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Developed the content and data points.

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How to be an amazing designer: the excellence bar

How to be an amazing designer: the excellence bar | Clair Byrd Writes | Scoop.it
Your excellence bar is the standard you hold yourself to—both creatively and professionally. It takes a ton of self-discipline, especially at today’s breakneck pace, to do your best work, and get t...
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Things that are easier to research than the apartment you're trying t…

An infographic about the difficulties of researching apartments online, for Swapt.com
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Written, designed, and produced by me.

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Scaling the New School of Knowledge [Infographic] - SocialTimes

Scaling the New School of Knowledge [Infographic] - SocialTimes | Clair Byrd Writes | Scoop.it
Web platforms may one day catch up to traditional institutions like the Library of Congress in their ability to collect and organize millions of documents, according to an infographic by content curation platform Scoop.it.
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Creative direction, storyboard and copy for infographic

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We're all responsible for creating a smarter internet

We're all responsible for creating a smarter internet | Clair Byrd Writes | Scoop.it

Brands, companies, and individuals -- I think it’s time for some real-talk about content and social media.


Gary Vaynerchuk recently gave an interview about his decision to employ a full-time stalker (a.k.a “content person”) to chronicle, translate, and transcribe his every movement and remark into micro-content for various social media. 

While I respect Vaynerchuk’s incredible success and agree with his sentiment that micro-content and content in general is incredibly important to the future of business, I question whether encouraging brands and companies to develop this type of content is really what leaders in the social world should be doing.



Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/creating-a-meaningful-internet-2013-6#ixzz2XqbGQ1wi

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5 Basic Tips for Winning Online Contribution « WePay Blog

5 Basic Tips for Winning Online Contribution «  WePay Blog | Clair Byrd Writes | Scoop.it
Online communities can offer quite a bit for every business provided you know how to take advantage.
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Clash of the Titans

Clash of the Titans | Clair Byrd Writes | Scoop.it
Recently, Flipboard, the reading platform for iPad, announced a new feature allowing users to create their own personalized magazines with Flipboard content. Ironically, we also recently unveiled a new feature.
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Twitter and its impact IRL

Twitter and its impact IRL | Clair Byrd Writes | Scoop.it
Here in the US, the Dow recently tumbled almost 150 points in a “flash crash” caused by widespread digital panic. What was the cause of this panic? Twitter.
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Why Email Is Still Alive [Infographic] - SocialTimes

Why Email Is Still Alive [Infographic] - SocialTimes | Clair Byrd Writes | Scoop.it

This infographic shows how email marketing campaigns have benefitted from new technology and have also found a niche among media outlets and small business owners.


Via Guillaume Decugis
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Developed this concept, produced copy, and established data points.

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Kathy Lenard's curator insight, May 2, 2013 2:22 PM

This is probably my source of communication.  I'm glad it's not dead.  There are some benefits.

Minna Kilpeläinen's comment, June 9, 2013 8:57 PM
Thank you, Susan Daniels, for your insight. It was interesting.
Kathy Lenard's comment, June 9, 2013 9:55 PM
Thank you for your comments Susan, Paul and Minna. I will visit your website Susan Daniels.
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How Downtown Las Vegas Is Reinventing Traditional Workspaces

How Downtown Las Vegas Is Reinventing Traditional Workspaces | Clair Byrd Writes | Scoop.it
Las Vegas is not an easy place to be an entrepreneur.
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