New Media on Ulitzer
A recent study run by online business networking service www.MeettheBoss.com
shows that executives are spending an extra 11 hours a month online sharing
their professional experiences and learning from their peers.
The survey asked its executive users what direct value they gained from
spending time running blogs, writing tweets and connecting with other
executives on sites such as LinkedIn, Xing, MeettheBoss, Ryze, Facebook,
Ulitzer and Twitter.
The answers revealed that executives proficient with online activities are
spending an average of 11 hours more per month online than this time last
year – and over 90% of respondents said they felt their time online was
‘very valuable’ to their daily role.
Professionals are rushing to the Web for immediate answers to their most
pressing questions. “I find online business networking very useful,” says
Assessment of our Corporate Sustainability is often driven by a need to
comply in order to achieve the tick in a box for tender activity but is this
how it should be perceived?
Surely implemented in the right spirit and with across the board buy-in, this
buzz word strategy is a strong driver to business growth potential if only by
spreading the word throughout your sector that you are sustainably aware and
striving to be the best you can in your environment.
Didn't Marks and Spencer role out Plan A? A 5 year road map to spend £200
Million improving their sustainability by 2012? W... (more)
John Funnel on Ulitzer
Earlier this year one of my staff attended a SYS-CON event and returned to
the office a different person. Revitalised and motivated.
I asked her what happened at the event to warrant such a transformation? What
was her secret? Was it the New York Shopping experience? A business Romance
or was it Devine intervention?
She simply advised me to ‘check out Ulitzer. – Everyone who is anyone is
She was not the first to introduce me to the innovation. Many of my peers had
gone through such noticeable changes, It was like a weight had been lifted
from the... (more)
Telecom Innovation on Ulitzer
2010 so far has been un-momentous in the telecoms industry, but this is about
to change if we are to believe the latest news from the NGT NA summit hosted
by GDS International.
The senior executives gathered to develop a vision on the key steps needed to
capture new markets and revenues. The meeting was moderated by Melanie Posey
– Research Director Telecom Markets, IDC. Key points discussed focused on
the future of cloud computing; hype, opportunity, or disintermediation?
Customer experience and the role of portals: delivering customer
Despite rumors to the contrary, iPhone users won’t be able to get use a 4G
network at any point in the next 14 months.
This flies in the face of earlier reports that Apple would be aligning with
Verizon to enable Apple to utilise the 4G network. "At some point our
business interests are going to align," Verizon Communications Inc. President
Lowell McAdam said, referring to Apple. "I fully expect it, but I don't have
anything to say [yet]."
With users expecting a shift transfer as early as January 2011, the news will
come as a slight shock, although maybe not that much of a shock:... (more)