Today's Featured Blog Posts
Add Him to The List
"With the completion of our sale to Blackbaud Vinay [Bhagat] will depart Convio. After 12+ years, not only does he leave an indelible mark on the Convio business, he has truly helped shaped the nonprofit tech sector in a manner few others can match. Frankly, many of the practices and strategies be deployed today by leading nonprofits in our sector were first conceptualized by Vinay several years back. He is a true visionary." Click here to read the full post.
Social Media Experts - How to spot the fake ones
"The rising popularity of social media has led to growing recognition of its use to companies and the need to incorporate social media into business plans. But businesses often have little experience with this new medium. Consequently, there is a growing demand for people with expertise in social media. But unfortunately there is not enough supply of real experts. There has been an increasing number of people claiming to be experts. Gary Vaynerchu even commented that 99.5% of social media experts are clowns. Not everyone who claims to be a social media expert truly is one. There are a lot of fakes around who claim they are experts but in fact know little about social media or business. It's important to be able to identify the fakes so you can avoid being a victim of a fake expert. But how do you distinguish the 'real deal' from the 'fakes'? Let's look at some key indicators." Click here to read the full post.