Happy birthday hashtag—#AndGoingStrong

Happy birthday hashtag—#AndGoingStrong

The hashtag celebrated its 10th birthday in August and for good reason. It is estimated that an average of 125 million hashtags are Tweeted each day and not just on the highest ranked TV hashtag #TheWalkingDead; businesspeople are using it successfully, too. To...
Snapchat may help you snap up new business

Snapchat may help you snap up new business

Have you heard of Snapchat? Your kids have. The multimedia-sharing platform that allows users to send 1 to 10-second pictures or videos before they self-destruct exploded among millennials when it launched in September 2011. It has since remained the number one ranked...
Employee-Powered Social Media Strategies

Employee-Powered Social Media Strategies

It’s time to face the fact that your employees are spending their time and your dime on their mobile devices. 83% of workers have smartphones on the job, and 82% of these keep an eye on them at all times during the work day. Nearly 56 minutes each day are lost to...
Fighting Cancer With Your Own Cells

Fighting Cancer With Your Own Cells

As scientists find innovative ways to harness the body’s own immune system to fight cancer, the FDA is working fast to review and recommend treatments with the most life-saving potential. Just months after the FDA fast-tracked approval of a novel method of treatment...
Powering Up Down Under

Powering Up Down Under

Last year, strong winds ravaged Australia, damaging critical energy infrastructure and cutting power to the entire south part of the country. 1.7 million Australians were left without power and, to make matters worse, further blackouts occurred early the following...
Check Your Mirrors and Your PowerPoint

Check Your Mirrors and Your PowerPoint

Here is an example of teamwork at its best: last year BMW launched its Open Mobility Cloud, a kind of artificially intelligent personal assistant that uses predictive algorithms to provide information in its apps. This was based on Microsoft’s collection of integrated...