Vine making the case for business use

Earlier this year Twitter released the mobile video-sharing app, Vine. I also shared my early thoughts about Vine on my agency blog here. As soon as it came out two very distinct camps

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 15th, 2013 Karim Kanji

81 ways to market your mobile app from Tapgage

You’ve spent weeks/months – designing and developing your app. It takes a lot of time to get it just the way you want it, but when you launch on the App Store, you

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 1st, 2012 Lauren Clegg

Mitch Joel on why marketing is everything

By Alexandra Reid      In this podcast, originally created for IABC's The Voice, I explore the vast world of marketing with digital media and advertising rock star Mitch Joel. Mitch tells us that

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 15th, 2012 Francis Moran

Incubes startups reveal gameplans ahead of demo day

More details are emerging about the group of socially-focused Internet startups currently involved in the second cohort at Toronto-based Incubes. The Internet-focused incubator has four startups on board and is working towards a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 21st, 2012 Brian Jackson

LinkedIn reveals best time to ask for a promotion

If you didn't get promoted last month, don't lose heart – you still have eight more months this year to convince your boss that you've been working smart and hard, according to LinkedIn.The

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 8th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

How to negotiate a raise in a tough economy

Has anyone in your IT department managed to get a raise lately? Statistically, the answer is "probably not." Pay for IT employees -- as well as everybody else -- has been flat for

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 24th, 2010 Mary K. Pratt

How to find a mentor who can help you be more successful

You don't need to be a recent college grad or mid-level employee to benefit from a mentor.In fact, says Caroline Simard, director of research at the Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: August 4th, 2009 Kristin Burnham

Using online video promotion can be easy, cheap and effective

Whether you're General Motors or the corner convenience store, you probably could use a little more business. The question is how to get the word out about your products or services to the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 21st, 2009 Alfred Poor

Eight ways to self-promote without bragging

Unless you're a narcissist, self-promotion isn't an instinctive behavior. In fact, promoting yourself and your work can feel downright unseemly, like you're whoring yourself. It's no wonder self-promotion feels so unnatural for most

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 24th, 2008 Meridith Levinson

Seven great techniques that will help you get promoted

Uncertain economic conditions have led many employers to focus on making the most of their existing IT staffs. Consequently, skilled IT professionals may find ample opportunities to take on new challenges and advance

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: October 23rd, 2008 Katherine Spencer Lee

How to improve your chances of getting promoted

Today's topic is the question I most often received as an IT manager: "Why can't I get promoted?" To clarify, I'm talking about real promotions that involve a real change in responsibilities. These

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 30th, 2008 Paul M. Ingevaldson