A special focus on psychology at the dawn of the 21st century, exploring online behavior and experience, from multi-tasking to networking, VR/VE, technology today in daily life - Cyberspace relationship and the cognitive and social implications...
Asks the question 'œAre we a narcissistic society?' Generally defines narcissism. Have psychologists gone too far with diagnosis? Or, has society been warped by undesirable sociological forces? (#news #psychology Are We a Narcissistic Society?
People need to understand that they are the product of Facebook and not the customer, according to media theorist and writer Douglas Rushkoff... Word for word what I said at workshops/conferences the last few weeks. We are assets, collateral to be sold to marketing/advertising customers.
According to Cathy N. Davidson, a professor of interdisciplinary studies at Duke University, and the author of the new book "Now You See It: How Brain Science of Attention Will Transform the Way We Live, Work, and Learn," much of the panic about children's shortened attention spans isn't just misguided, it's harmful. Younger generations, she argues, don't just think about technology more casually, they're actually wired to respond to it in a different manner than we are, and it's up to us -- and our education system -- to catch up to them.
"If you have Klout, you may be automatically upgraded to a better room at a Las Vegas hotel. Your Klout score may get you preferential treatment the next time you call into a customer service center. People with Klout have been eligible for a free Spotify invitation, a free Virgin America flight and free Starbucks coffee. Some job candidates are even putting their Klout scores on their resumes.
Here are five things every small business person should know about Klout, the hot social media influence service.
1. Klout is a social metrics service that's getting a lot of attention 2. Klout isn't about having lots of Twitter followers or facebook friends 3. Klout isn't the only social scoring system 4. Using Klout, SMBs can target influencers with news and promotions 5. To increase your Klout score, be authentically helpful."