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Why Makerspaces Are the Key to Innovation

Why Makerspaces Are the Key to Innovation | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
In Makerspaces students are given opportunities to work with technology, bring ideas to life, interact with peers and educators in new ways, and learn to problem solve, as well as, providing an environment in which they can make mistakes and learn from them. With all of the opportunities for learning that they offer, makerspaces may hold the key to unlocking the potential for innovation in our students and our economy.

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Some basics about makerspaces.

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"The study also compared the skills needed today to those from 1980 and found that overall there has been a 68% increase in the amount of education and training necessary to succeed in the workforce. With the market’s increased demand for talented workers who are skilled in technology and communication, the opportunities that makerspaces generate for learning many of these skills are more important than ever before." (Matthew Lynch, 2018)

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In 2017, only 17% of startups have a female founder

In 2017, only 17% of startups have a female founder | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
The percentage of startups that have at least one female founder was flat in the first quarter of 2017. For those who are keeping track, that’s nearly five..
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Why Do Women Inventors Hold So Few Patents?

Why Do Women Inventors Hold So Few Patents? | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
At the rate we’re going, women won’t hold as many patents as men until the year 2092.
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Young people now more likely to live with parents than partners

Young people now more likely to live with parents than partners | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
The portion of 18- to 34-year-olds living with spouses or romantic partners has plunged dramatically, study finds.

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The times, they are a'changing. -Lon

 

 

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Less Than a Third of Crowdfunding Campaigns Reach Their Goals

Less Than a Third of Crowdfunding Campaigns Reach Their Goals | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
But one platform sees much higher rates of success than the others, according to a new report.
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Why Your Brand MUST Be on Snapchat in 2016

Why Your Brand MUST Be on Snapchat in 2016 | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
8,796: the number of photos shared every second—every second—on Snapchat. Six billion daily Snapchat video views. 400 million Snapchat snaps per day. Snapchat now boasts 100 million active users each day, worldwide—71% of those are Millennials, who are embracing Snapchat in record numbers, drawn by its creative capabilities, sense of intimacy, and the way it…
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Four Steps to Success for Your Next Trade Show | KidSmart | We help create, develop, brand and market kid products and apps.

Four Steps to Success for Your Next Trade Show | KidSmart | We help create, develop, brand and market kid products and apps. | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
Planning list for Toy Fairs and Gift Shows outlines 4 Steps to Success to have a successful Trade show.
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Startup innovation brings Disney's BB-8 droid toy to life

Startup innovation brings Disney's BB-8 droid toy to life | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
If it weren't for someone willing to entertain a new idea, the new 'Star Wars' droid, BB-8, wouldn't be rolling into living rooms this holiday season.
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The Top 5 Mistakes Made by Every New Entrepreneur

The Top 5 Mistakes Made by Every New Entrepreneur | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
Don't let these common errors tank your new business.
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Marketing to Women: 6 Key Stats About Female Consumers plus Infographic

Marketing to Women: 6 Key Stats About Female Consumers plus Infographic | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
Marketing to Women: Exploring the who – what – when – where – why – and how of marketing to female consumers right now, plus infographics about women shoppers.
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Less than half of U.S. kids today live in a ‘traditional’ family

Less than half of U.S. kids today live in a ‘traditional’ family | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
Less than half of U.S. kids under 18 years of age are living in a home with two married heterosexual parents in their first marriage, a marked changed from 1960.
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What Will Be The Most Innovative New Products At CES?

What Will Be The Most Innovative New Products At CES? | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
Because my smart friends and I agree: The “most” innovative products at CES will be businesses that demonstrate how they’ll earn customers and profits in novel, tangible ways.
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The importance of creating a  new product that appeals to consumers so they will purchase the product and the product is designed and costed so sales of the product generate profits.

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Future Gazing: The rise of tech toys

Future Gazing: The rise of tech toys | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
Analysis of issues affecting the UK and international toy industry
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Infographic: What Consumers Really Think About Cause Marketing

Infographic: What Consumers Really Think About Cause Marketing | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
With social activism on the rise, more brands are aligning themselves with philanthropic causes in hopes of burnishing their reputations and their bottom lines.
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Insightful infographic on millennials purchase decisions based on brands supporting causes they believe in.
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Infographic: What Millennial Women Value Most in Terms of Work, Money and More

Infographic: What Millennial Women Value Most in Terms of Work, Money and More | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
said CafeMedia svp, strategy and insights Rachel Parkin.
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5 Reasons Why It's Never Been Easier To Start A Consumer Business - Forbes

5 Reasons Why It's Never Been Easier To Start A Consumer Business - Forbes | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
I do firmly believe that it has never been easier to build an early-stage consumer business than it is today.
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Millennials are purchasing consumer products that are uniquely designed for them and buy them on-line. 
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How Younger and Older Millennial Shoppers Differ - eMarketer

How Younger and Older Millennial Shoppers Differ - eMarketer | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
Millennials don’t spend freely due to tight finances
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Tech Toys to Inspire a Child’s Imagination - The New York Times

Tech Toys to Inspire a Child’s Imagination - The New York Times | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
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These tech toys blend the physical with digital to offer kids a unique play experience. #toystolife

 

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Infographic: Consumers Know Exactly How They Want to Be Marketed To

Infographic: Consumers Know Exactly How They Want to Be Marketed To | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
A common refrain among consumers is that they are inundated with marketing messages for things they don't want or need. Of course, it has been argued that it's the advertising being created that consumers really find so annoying.
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Pinterest Doesn't Act Like Other Social Media, And That's Just Fine With Quaker

Pinterest Doesn't Act Like Other Social Media, And That's Just Fine With Quaker | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
Pinterest is more like search than social media in some ways, PepsiCo's Quaker finds. It also offers long content life, and minimal snark.
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15 Steps for a Successful Kickstarter Project » GMSarli Games

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Infographic: Women's Media Consumption Habits

Infographic: Women's Media Consumption Habits | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
a study of more than 2,500 women ages 18-67 to find out more about women's preferred channels, digital preferences and the kinds of content they're likely to pass on to their peers.
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How Often Should You Post On Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram?

How Often Should You Post On Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram? | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
One of the most common social media questions I hear is, 'How often should I post on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.?'

If you post too little, your content may never be seen. But if you post too much, people begin to tune you out or unfollow you completely. 

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Infographic: Who's Really Using Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Tumblr and Instagram in 2015

Infographic: Who's Really Using Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Tumblr and Instagram in 2015 | Digital and Social Marketing Tips | Scoop.it
How will the social landscape change over the next two years as social sharing and communication technologies continue to evolve? Exclusive data from eMarketer show which networks will continue to gain momentum, while others necessarily lose ground.
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