Crowdsourcing: Friend or Foe to the B2B Service Industry? | SOCIAL MEDIA, what we think about! |
Due to both recent economically troubled times along with the rise in use of social media networking, professionals are turning to their networks for information and ideas. Is this a new trend bound to bring creativity and ideas to the masses, or a blow to the businesses and individuals out there trying to make a profit?

Crowdsourcing: What’s the big idea?
Crowdsourcing can be practiced in a wide variety of areas and contexts. In a nutshell, crowdsourcing includes questions, problems and even resources that are broadcast to a large number of people with varying forms of expertise for input. People in different industries with different talents reply or gather to create a solution. With an increasing complexity of both problems and solutions upon us, there has been a rise in mass collaboration from individuals trying to help each other...