Does Your Company Need An Internal Social Network?

The Accidental Successful CIO

Having an internal social network sounds like a good idea, but is it? One idea that has been running through almost every CEO’s head as of late has been the concept of creating something like Facebook , but restricting it to only exist within the company.

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About WayIn: A Social Media Intelligence Company

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This social intelligence company integrates content into new experiences for consumers and also provides enterprises with new ways to deliver value from social media. WayIn provides an ability to aggregate, curate, integrate and measure social content and data in real-time. From their website: Wayin is a social intelligence company that integrates social content into new experiences for consumers and delivers greater value and control for brands.

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Rate Your Company's Social Strategy with the Social Maturity Index

IT Toolbox

Measure the social customer effectiveness of your business with Conversocial's Social Maturity Index (SMI

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Social Networking @ Work: Are You Ready?

The Accidental Successful CIO

Do CIOs need to introduce social networking into the workplace? So there’s no question that this whole social networking thing has become very, very popular. What Social Networking Would Do For Your Workplace. Who Would Use Social Networking In The Workplace.

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Social media exposure can increase the cost of a data breach

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Read why Ellen Tannam says that social media exposure can increase the cost of a data breach by many times on Silicon Republic : 2018 has been a year dominated by data breaches. Companies from Facebook to Google and Marriott all fell victim to data breaches in the past 12 months. The incidents exposed personal […]. Cyber Security News

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WayIn: Delivering ability to capture, curate, analyze, distribute meaningful social content

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Wayin is a social intelligence company that integrates social content into new experiences for consumers and delivers greater value and control for brands. Dedicated to bringing clarity to every aspect of social business, Wayin client.

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How Hackers Talk Their Way Into Getting Company Secrets

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Read Robert McMillan’s article about how hackers use social engineering to steal company secrets on Wall Street Journal: Often it begins with an innocuous-seeming email from an internet domain that closely resembles the victims. The message may appear to come from the company’s chief executive or another senior executive.

Darknet Social Media Credentials

Doctor Chaos

If you do a search on the topic, things read a little differently than the official company stance. News sites recently reported the possibility of compromised Twitter accounts. Twitter denied the claim that they had been compromised or breached. Let me simply say it is not really rare or uncommon for malware to spread throughout […]. Cyber Data Breach DarkNet Deep Web Invisible Web TOR

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CIOs Need To Know: Will AI Be A Good Or A Bad Thing For Their Company?

The Accidental Successful CIO

Our goal has to be to understand how the new technology works and to determine whether or not it can be useful for our company. What does this mean for our companies and is it a good thing or a bad thing? The good news is that the company believes that it can create this.

How CIOs Can Mine Other Company’s Data For Gold

The Accidental Successful CIO

There is gold in other company’s data streams, CIOs just need to know how to find it Image Credit: Tony Oliver. Your responsibility is to create, store, secure, and analyze all of the company’s data in order to provide the company with a competitive advantage.

Why your company needs a social media policy

Tech Republic Security

Half of employees say that their company does not have rules about using social media at work. Here's what you need to craft a social media policy to protect your data and avoid legal trouble

Facebook’s Latest Earnings Report Should Not Alter Marketers’ View Of Social Ad Spending

Forrester IT

Facebook’s Q2 2018 earnings call was not well received by investors as evidenced by the stock’s 19 percent price drop equating to the largest-ever loss in market value in one day for a US traded company. But if you’re a marketer looking to forecast your spending on social advertising over the next several years, Facebook’s latest […]. advertising B2C marketing budgeting media buying social marketing social media spend analysis

Social Media Secrets That All CIOs Need To Know

The Accidental Successful CIO

Getting the most out of social media can require help from the CIO Image Credit: Sean MacEntee. I’m thinking that by now we can all agree that social media is important. Every company wants to make the most of the free service that each of the different social media channels offers, but the challenge is that they are not 100% exactly how to go about doing this. A great example of this are the social media channels Instagram and Snapchat.

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When Social Tech Socializes: Brandwatch + Crimson Hexagon Make A Logical Match

Forrester IT

Brandwatch and Crimson Hexagon, two social listening platforms, announced their merger today. The company will maintain the Brandwatch name with Brandwatch founder and CEO, Giles Palmer, at the helm. At Forrester, we’ve been pushing for the next evolution in the social listening space. Our recent The Forrester Wave™: Social Listening Platforms, Q3 2018 evaluation uncovered […].

Getting Serious with Social Media

IT Toolbox

As social media becomes more common it is moving from an experiment to an integral part of companies' advertising and marketing efforts. Taking social media seriously and integrating it into your media plans requires evaluating your efforts carefully and getting feedback on its effectiveness. This means taking a slightly different approach to your social media efforts.

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CIOs Need To Know: Is There Such A Thing As Safe Social Networking?

The Accidental Successful CIO

You can never be too cautious when it comes to social networking Image Credit. What this means for you is that you’re going to have to determine what the new rules are for being successful in this world are and how to maximize the importance of information technology for your company.

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Social Media And The CIO – Can We Talk?

The Accidental Successful CIO

The power of social media comes when you do it correctly. Facebook, Twitter , Instagram — these social media tools seem to be occupying the news every day. If anyone had any doubts about the importance of information technology, the arrival of social media has changed that.

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Is Social Media Right For Your Small Business?

Cloud Musings

Everyone from pre-teens to granddads, does social media today. With this said up front, many larger companies have taken the plunge anyway. companies with 100 or more employees that were surveyed are using social media for marketing purposes.

Database marketing: How marketing struggles with social (and what to do about it)

CTOvision

Database marketing: How marketing struggles with social (and what to do about it). The advance of digital media – social channels especially – has dramatically altered the ways prime prospects expect to be approached. Yet marketers can struggle to understand social.

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Darknet Social Media Credentials

Doctor Chaos

If you do a search on the topic, things read a little differently than the official company stance. News sites recently reported the possibility of compromised Twitter accounts. Twitter denied the claim that they had been compromised or breached. Let me simply say it is not really rare or uncommon for malware to spread throughout […]. Cyber Data Breach DarkNet Deep Web Invisible Web TOR

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ERP Gets Social

IT Toolbox

Social Media Integration Boosts Productivity. An increasing number of global business venues are mining the power of social networks and integrating real-time consumer data from platforms like LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Reddit, and Instagram. These social networks help companies connect with their customers and vendors, as well as enhance brand identity

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Is Social Media Leadership Critical for a CIO?

CIO Dashboard

Do CIOs need to engage and evangelize public social media networks to effectively lead their organizations in social media initiatives? Who is most responsible for cultivating a social corporate culture? All of you know that I’m an avid user of social media.

Social Media Checkup: Healthcare Industry Growing Stronger

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Its understandable why the healthcare industry has lagged behind in social media adoption. But, times are changing for three reasons: Regulators are issuing social media guidance. Customers are pushing healthcare organizations to communicate via social media.

Time to move on with social engineering training, says Jenny Radcliffe

Computer Weekly

Organisations need to move from awareness of the risk of social engineering to empowering employees to understand and recognise the threat to protect themselves and the company, says Jenny Radcliffe

Please Don’t Tell Me Social Media Doesn’t Work

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Social media. Not surprisingly, I’m not the only one who started going to my barber because of his social media presence. He said a variety of sessions revolved around the importance of social media. My friend isn’t active on social media, although he’s finally beginning to see the value through the stories he hears. He’s certain there are even more sales that were likely supported by his social media activity.

Tech Companies That Missed the Mark in 2016

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However, not every company saw great success, and even the tech giants had some big snafus. Here are some of the most notable tech company failures of the past year. Companies should think very carefully about any April Fools’ joke they create. Normally, Google is one of those companies that does very well with their pranks, but 2016 brought one that didn’t have many people laughing. Not even Apple was free from the tech company fray in 2016. Rick Delgado.

HumanGeo: Data, Services and Products positioned at the intersection of Big Data applications, social media analytics, and geospatial visualization

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Al is a retired Army Intelligence Officer and US Special Operations Innovation Officer who has spent a career working at the intersection of military ops, geography, technology and social media. They also served many other clients including: a multi-billion dollar video game company. Company Security Companies

AT&T Becomes the Latest Company Affected by Data Breach

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AT&T, the national telecommunications company based in Dallas, Texas, became the next affected company in an April attack. According to an article by IT World , AT&T has confirmed reports that personal information, including social security numbers and phone records, was compromised for an unknown number of customers in a breach that occurred in the middle of April. By Shannon Perry. The urgency of improving information security cannot be understated.

5 Secrets A CIO Needs To Know In Order To Create A Social Media Plan

The Accidental Successful CIO

CIOs need to know how to find social media secrets. Darn that social media stuff! The arrival of social media has just boosted the importance of information technology. What 5 Rules Need To Be A Part Of Your Social Media Policy?

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Company wants full access to your social media accounts to spy for landlords, employers

Network World

If a UK startup has its way, then you will hand over full access to your social media accounts – “including entire conversation threads and private messages” – so it can be scraped and analyzed to help potential landlords and employers decide if you are a risk worth taking.

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Could Your Company Benefit From a Blended Agency Model?

Forrester IT

Whether you are a company CMO or an agency CEO, in-sourcing involves a lot of anxiety. Whether you are a company CMO or an agency CEO, in-sourcing involves a lot of anxiety.

Social Collaboration vs. Quiet Contemplation

CIO Dashboard

Social collaboration is catching on like wildfire across companies and sectors. In short, a lot of brainstorming is happening in offices and on social networks. If you liked this, you might also like: Social Collaboration: Four Steps to Success.

Navigating CRM in a Social Media Climate

IT Toolbox

Navigating customer relationship management (CRM) in the current social media climate means making changes and adapting to what today's customer wants, while still employing the time-tested strategies that have worked in the past. CRM is a term that refers to the different tools companies employ to understand and analyze their customer interactions

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54% US Companies Ban Social Media. and That's Fine : spf13.com

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54% US Companies Ban Social Media. According to a study commissioned by Robert Half Technology , an IT staffing company, 54 percent of U.S. companies say theyâ??ve ve banned workers from using social networking sites like Twitter , Facebook , LinkedIn and MySpace while at work. Source:Â 54% of Companies ban Facebook, Twitterâ?¦. For many jobs social networking / social media provides a distraction from the task at hand. Social Media.

Here’s How SMEs Can Improve their Social Presence

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - Here’s How SMEs Can Improve their Social Presence - Information Technology Blog. Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from around the world know that social media is here to stay. Marketing Social Media