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
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)
Driven by China's determination to reduce their dependence on coal energy and
to look ahead to a more sustainable future, the recent NGU APAC summit
(hosted by GDS International) took place this week chaired by Colin Tam - CEO
of AEI Asia Ltd who spoke out on the emerging government policy and
environmental protection requirements in countries such as China and India.
Renewable energy solutions have attracted $37.3 billion of investment into
the Asia and Pacific region in the last 12 months, surpassing even the
Americas. So visionaries such as William Tianming Li, VP - Asia Pow... (more)
Currently the Midwest's leading electric transmission company, ITC Holdings
serves an area of nearly 80,000 square miles in five states. According to the
statistics, the company's service area has a population of more than 13
million people and the firm operates approximately 15,000 circuit miles of
overhead and underground transmission lines, carrying more than 25,000
megawatts (or 25 billion watts) of electric power. In other words, ITC
Holdings knows a thing or two about energy.
And none more so, it seems, than Joseph L. Welch, the company's CEO, who
reveals exclusively to Me... (more)
The world of CIOs has been in disarray, an investment ban into IT solutions
across sectors seems to have been lifted and where to spend the money is key
to all industry verticals.
It is forecasted worldwide IT spending to reach $3.4 trillion in 2010,
representing a 5.3% increase from IT spending of $3.2 trillion in 2009. The
research firm also points to hardware as a key driver to IT spending. For
instance, worldwide computing hardware spending is forecasted to reach $353
billion in 2010, a 5.7% increase from 2009.
CIO's and heads of IT functions have been fighting a battle to re... (more)