If they haven't already, many marketers will soon see the organic reach of their posts on the social network drop off, and this time Facebook is acknowledging it. In a sales deck obtained by Ad Age that was sent out to partners last month, the company states plainly: "We expect organic distribution of an individual page's posts to gradually decline over time as we continually work to make sure people have a meaningful experience on the site."
For almost everyone who is a part of the online world coming up with fresh content consistently is a big challenge. Practically every guideline advises that content should be engaging, informative and relevant every single time. Consequently, content curation has taken off in a big way.
Simply put, content curation is the process of curating relevant and interesting content from various sources on the web and putting them together and publishing them on a personal site or blog. As a result of the popularity of the content curation process, a number of content marketing tools have been introduced. These tools are meant to help in the process of content marketing and SEO and facilitate the process of curation...
Amazon isn’t the only company gearing up to deliver packages using drones. A new report reveals that UPS is also testing a drone delivery system. But thanks to FAA regulation, flying robots won't be hitting the skies anytime soon.
International business jobs are on the increase as global business increases. Employment in the field depends on each individual's accomplishments but the career can be rewarding in terms of challenge and salary.
This page provides details of international business programs, where you can study them, the prospects, and more ...
"One of the things I’m most thankful for as I wake each morning is having a job that I love. Not only that, it’s incredibly rewarding to be surrounded by people who also love what they do. Virgin is a company that prides itself on a happy, motivated workforce."
Remember the humble office – that inner sanctum of industrious labour with its leaking water-coolers, narrow cubicles and stifling meeting rooms?
No, neither do we. In the early twenty-first century, the nature of the workplace as we once knew it is shifting from the traditional bricks-and-mortar institution to a partially virtual environment. But as flexible and remote working practices becomes more mainstream, some companies are causing a backlash.
We've rounded up tips and tactics for building employee retention and fostering a happy workplace that makes people want to stick with you.
A recent survey found that 70% of people are more likely to look for a new job after vacation. Realistically speaking, with the holidays and the accompanying vacation days just around the corner, there's a chance a few of your employees are looking to jump ship. And that's bad news for two reasons. First, if they're unhappy, that could reflect poorly on the company culture, morale and/or management. Second, it costs 20% of an annual salary to replace a mid-level employee, and it could cost 213% of a year's salary to replace a C-suiter, according to a study by CAP [PDF].
Pinterest generates a lot of social media marketing excitement among brands that have visually attractive products to promote. But to date, Pinterest hasn’t offered as much natural search benefit. Bing’s October ...
If you've ever wanted to build an app for your business, blog, product or service, but the heavy investment of both time and money put you off, you're not alone.
The good news is that entering the mobile market no longer necessarily requires thousands of dollars and months of work. There are many mobile platforms available to help you build an app on a budget — quickly, and with no coding knowledge required.
This ALISON free online Diploma in Business Management and Entrepreneurship course gives you the opportunity to gain extensive knowledge and understanding of the principles and practices behind key business management subjects.
Subjects include corporate management, operations management, accounting, human resources, financial accounting, and project management as well providing insight on key entrepreneurial skills from Bill Liao, co-founder of the social networking site XING.com.
If you don’t apply agility thinking to your leadership style you are robbing your organization of the opportunity to advance beyond its current constraints. Experimentation and learning do not require massive risk taking, all it take is a leap of faith.
A new search app called Hshtags searches nearly all of social media-dom by hashtag-specific queries.
Kim Goulbourne, creator of Hshtags (who full times as a front-end developer for New York digital agency Wondersauce) says the idea for the project came to her during her senior year at Savannah College of Art and Design. “I was interested in the concept of designing something based around social networks and keywords. At first the idea started off as just categorizing posts based on keywords, allowing a user to then select a category and explore posts,” she says.