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BraveTart: Slide

BraveTart: Slide | social musings | Scoop.it
Bravetart documents the adventures of two friends, a CIA trained pastry chef and a professional photographer, as they stave off boredom in the Bluegrass state (One of the best posts I have read about how to make social media work (for you) by @thebravetart...
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Apple Prepares to Crush Apple Store Unions

Apple Prepares to Crush Apple Store Unions | social musings | Scoop.it
Starting today, Apple Store managers will have to undergo euphemistically-titled "union awareness" training, to learn about attempts by employees to unionize.
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Seriously, What’s “A Like” Worth on Facebook?

Seriously, What’s “A Like” Worth on Facebook? | social musings | Scoop.it
A good friend who is the SVP of marketing for a very large Fortune 500 company recently asked me via email the following question(s)
Do you believe in the Klout score? If you were to set a KPI for...
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Google+ Pages For Brands & Businesses Have Arrived!

Google+ Pages For Brands & Businesses Have Arrived! | social musings | Scoop.it
Stay up to date on the most recent social media and internet marketing tips and resources, subscribe today! Google Pages Are Here! Google is finally openly allowing brands access to pages!
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More than half of smartphone owners use mobile devices in retail stores: study

More than half of smartphone owners use mobile devices in retail stores: study | social musings | Scoop.it
 

More than half of smartphone owners are using their devices to enhance their shopping experience by comparing prices, finding store locations and checking for discounts, including two-th...
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Google+ Introduces “Ripples,” Lets You Watch How Posts Spread

Google+ Introduces “Ripples,” Lets You Watch How Posts Spread | social musings | Scoop.it
Ever since Google+ opened up for public use, had a huge traffic spike, and then dropped back off, the social network has continued to take a backseat to Facebook for most.
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New NLRB Rule Presents an Unwelcome Choice for Tribal Businesses - ICTMN.com

New NLRB Rule Presents an Unwelcome Choice for Tribal Businesses - ICTMN.com | social musings | Scoop.it
Chloe Thompson writes that the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has been intruding on tribal sovereignty for several years, by asserting authority over businesses owned and operated by tribal governments, including those located on...
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Columnists | UAW finds info age messy | The Detroit News

Columnists | UAW finds info age messy | The Detroit News | social musings | Scoop.it
Evidently too much information too soon is too much for the United Auto Workers, now working toward ratification of its third national contract with a Detroit automaker.
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A New Era for Klout Scores « Measuring Online Influence: The Official Klout Blog

A New Era for Klout Scores « Measuring Online Influence: The Official Klout Blog | social musings | Scoop.it
Klout Blog on how to understand and measure online influence...
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Protesters move to Occupy Aspen - The Denver Post

Protesters move to Occupy Aspen - The Denver Post | social musings | Scoop.it
The Occupy Wall Street rallying cries were audible in Aspen on Monday, as a small group of protesters joined the national chorus of anger over the wealth disparity in the country and the recklessness of its financial institutions.
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The Age of Corporate Social Media Policies 2.0 (aka What the NLRB Did This Summer)

On August 18, 2011, the National Labor Relations Board’s (NLRB) Acting General Counsel released a report concerning social media cases in the past year.

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Registration - How To Get More Business & Traffic From Social Media in 2012

Registration - How To Get More Business & Traffic From Social Media in 2012 | social musings | Scoop.it
**Six Big Changes That Will Blow Up Your Business in 2012

**Every Comment on Facebook is Now being Indexed By Google.
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NLRB Administrative Law Judge Issues Another Social Media Decision

NLRB Administrative Law Judge Issues Another Social Media Decision | social musings | Scoop.it
On September 28, 2011, a National Labor Relations Board (Board) Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) found that an employee who was discharged for posts he...
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What Does Eight Years Of Blogging Get You?

What Does Eight Years Of Blogging Get You? | social musings | Scoop.it
Eight years ago on this day in 2003, I started Blogging. Here's some basic info about what has transpired in eight years here at the Six Pixels of Separation Blog: over 2700 Blog entries, over 20,000 comments and over 270...
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Just Listening Doesn’t Lead to Action | Relationship Economy

Just Listening Doesn’t Lead to Action | Relationship Economy | social musings | Scoop.it
customer feedback.Company's are establishing monitoring centers with teams of people tracking every word spoken about their company, their products as well as...
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HR Daily Advisor : Aggressive NLRB Has Surprises for HR

HR Daily Advisor : Aggressive NLRB Has Surprises for HR | social musings | Scoop.it
Special from BLR's Advanced Employment Issues Symposium Unions are desperate, says attorney Kevin McCormick, because their numbers are down and many of the things they once promised workers (like safer workplaces) are now mandated by government...
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Apple's termination of retail employee over Facebook post upheld

Apple's termination of retail employee over Facebook post upheld | social musings | Scoop.it
Apple employees wanting to blow off some steam on Facebook or Twitter may want to think twice before they post their comments.
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FullyFollow.me - One-Click Social Connections

FullyFollow.me - One-Click Social Connections | social musings | Scoop.it
FullyFollow.me lets you connect your social profiles into one and be followed across all of them with a single click.
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Rethinking How We Hire Online Community Managers - The Online Community Guide

Rethinking How We Hire Online Community Managers - The Online Community Guide | social musings | Scoop.it
We urgently need to rethink how we hire community managers. At the moment too many organizations, with little idea of what makes a great community manager, are hiring people who are either great at technology, have irrelevant community or social...
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Occupy the Board Room

Occupy the Board Room | social musings | Scoop.it
Today, you, the 99%, can make your voice heard directly to the Wall Street elites who wrecked the economy and made the rest of us pay.
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FakeGirlfriend.co | Because You Don't Want to Look Lame

Awesomely stupid new social service: Virtual fake girlfriend

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Our favorite hidden features of iOS 5

Our favorite hidden features of iOS 5 | social musings | Scoop.it
After you've gotten through the iOS 5 update, check out these under-the-hood features Apple packed into the upgrade.
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Understanding the New Facebook 'Page Insights' | DigitalNext: A Blog on Emerging Media and Technology - Advertising Age

Understanding the New Facebook 'Page Insights' | DigitalNext: A Blog on Emerging Media and Technology - Advertising Age | social musings | Scoop.it
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