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Infographic: How Social Interactions Influence Buying

This piece was posted by Drew McLellan on his blog. This infographic focuses on the psychology behind how/why we buy and how social interactions influence those buying decisions.


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Throughout the infographic, you’ll find little nuggets called psychological reasoning like “we have an innate desire to repay favors in order to maintain social fairness whether those favors were invited or not.


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See infographic here: [http://bit.ly/uNqHUW]


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Finding & curating content about 'social good' from all over the world

Finding & curating content about 'social good' from all over the world | Curation, Social Business and Beyond | Scoop.it
Dutiee is your daily dose of social good.

 

This is an inspiring project, a wonderful idea!

 

Amidst all the bleak news dotted by tiny good ones, people are on a constant look-out for these tiny dots. Dutiee does just this. Dutiee projects the good happening around the world at one place.

 

In short, Dutiee is your daily dose of social good. “We're the definitive source for all things 'socially good' from across the web. We find and profile social ventures all over the world, as well as curate the best content in this space from across the web”, says Amit Deshmukh, co-founder of Dutiee. Amit founded Dutiee along with Deepa Chaudhary and YourStory caught up with these entrepreneurs to know more about their venture.

 

http://yourstory.in/entrepreneurs/social-entrepreneurs/6446-dutiee-finding-a-curating-content-about-so

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Serendipity is at the heart of today’s emerging society

Serendipity is at the heart of today’s emerging society | Curation, Social Business and Beyond | Scoop.it

I love everything about this piece written in April of 2011 by one of my favorite people, Ross Dawson. It is one of those gems that is very relevant to all of us today and I love sharing it with you.

 

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Serendipity is for me a deeply meaningful word.

 

The more than dozen posts discussing serendipity on my blog include how we created “enhanced serendipity” at an event I ran in 2003 in New York, more details on the story of the word serendipity and how to enhance it, the importance of the “serendipity dial” and far more.

 

****One of the reasons I love Twitter so much is that it provides a rich substrate for serendipitous connections. A majority of the worthwhile connections I make these days come from Twitter.

 

One of those connections is @AnaDataGirl. We have followed each other and had some conversations for a good while. So I heard multiple times that she did a gem of a presentation at SwitchConf in Oporto, Portugal last week.

 

Here are her lovely slides ......

 

http://rossdawsonblog.com/weblog/archives/2011/04/serendipity-is-at-the-heart-of-todays-emerging-society.html

 

 

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